Jalori Pass at 11000 in Himacha Pradesh is one of the favorite place for Trekkers, Bike Riders and Adventure lovers. Jalori Pass comes on the way to Banjar Mountain ranges of Himalayas. This was second time, when we visited Jalori Pass in Himachal Pradesh. Let's check out this Photo Journey to Jalori Pass and surrounding areas with relevant details.
This photographs shows Temple near Sarolsar Lake, which can be reached after 1.5 hrs of wonderful trek through dense forests, hills and colorful places with various flowers in the valley.
Here is a photograph of Sarolsar Lake which is near Jalori Pass and a must go place around Banjar Region. This is a natural lake and in winters it's not noticeable as water freezes.
There are some old villages around the place and some of them are in unused state. Mud houses are construct at appropriate places, so that there is minimal impact of rains. It was something unique that houses were having natural roof on top.
Banjar Hills and Jalori Pass are very well surrounded by various natural water resources. Beautiful waterfalls with chilling water...
Check out one of the interesting travelog about Jalori Pass at http://www.ghumakkar.com/2009/12/29/ambitious-drive-to-jalori-pass/
Many foreign tourists can be seen in these forests, who come here to explore virgin forests of Himalayas. Many times people spend multiple days with their tents and some eating stuff...
Here is another interesting write about bike ride to Jalori Pass - http://www.himachaltravelblog.com/2010/01/06/glorious-jalori-a-ride-to-remember/
Clouds keep tracking all activities of Jalori Pass and surrounding areas. They keep walking on the roads near Jalori Pass and at times reduce the visibility to 1 meter or so. This helpful cloud is trying to disperse colors of sunset...
Most of the villages around Jalori Pass and Banjar are used to the tourists and trekkers from various parts of the world.
There is very popular temple in small Jalori Market. Most of the folks, who visit the place, also go to this temple with their prayers. Tinkling bells of such temple on vibrant hills make whole environment very cheerful and energetic.
There are various guest houses around Jalori Pass - ranging from very basic home stays to luxurious resorts, tents etc.
A view of snow capped hills of Banjar mountain ranges ... Such wonderful views can be enjoyed from Jalori Pass Market, which has some very basic shops to serve tourists during summers. During winters, this regions is isolated from rest of the world.
Jalori Pass is one of the favorite destinations among bike riders, Many bike-groups from Delhi and South India visit the place & also explore other places like Banjar, Sarolsar Lake etc.
Jalori Place is one of the beautiful places in Himalayan mountain ranges, which is surrounded by snow capped hills and dense forests.