So far this series of Photo Journeys have covered various places from Himlayan State of India - Himahcal Pradesh and hope that it's enjoyable for you. If you haven't checked yet the older parts o this series, we recommend to check some of the amazing places to visit in Himachal Pradesh at - PART-1, PART-2 and PART-3. Let's begin the fourth part of this series...
The very first photograph of this Photo Journey was shot near Dharmshala during monsoon season and it was one of the new roads, which was under construction. We were going towards Dal Lake near Mcleodganj and rain caught us on the way. Due to heavy rainfall, we had to come back that day and planned to visit next morning. This photograph was shot from inside the car when it was moving... Check out more about Dharmshala and it's beauty at - http://phototravelings.blogspot.com/2011/04/dharamshala-heaven-on-earth-beckons-all.html
Here is a photograph of Chamera Hydro Project in Chamba region of Himachal Pradesh. This is one of the rare place place in India, where water color looks so bright and refreshing. Usually lakes in india can be seen in light blue shades or muddy colors. It's very fascinating while we move in a vehicle from Dalhouise to Chamba via Banikhet. More photographs from Chamera can be checked at - http://phototravelings.blogspot.com/2010/07/chamera-hydroelectric-project-near.html
Here is a photograph of Mini Switzer land of India in Himachal Pradesh - Khajjiar with lot of vehicles parked in surrounding boundary of the dry lake. Khajjiar is a dry lake surrounded by huge deodar trees. This is one of the popular tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh and quite near to Dalhousie, which is known as a must go place for nature lovers & tourists. Check out following link to know more about Khajjiar and more photographs - http://phototravelings.blogspot.com/2010/06/kajjiar-lake-near-dalhousie.html
Here is a photograph of Parashar Lake which is in Mandi District of Himachal Pradesh, India. This lake is located on hill-top and approximately 40 kilometers from Mandi Town. Mandi town comes on the way when we go to Manali from Delhi or Chandigarh. Check out more about Parashar Lake and it's beuty at - http://phototravelings.blogspot.com/2010/03/very-old-photographs-of-parashar-lake.html
This photograph was shot in 2008 when we went to Shrikhand Manadev Trek in Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh. This is a wonderful place for Adventure lovers and trekkers. Check out following link to see wonderful photographs from Shikhand Mahadev Trek in Himalayan State of India - http://phototravelings.blogspot.com/2011/07/shrikhand-mahadev-abode-of-lord-shiva.html
Above photograph shows very old temple of Manu Dev, which is located in old Manali town of Himachal Pradesh. This place is not so popular among tourists but real explorers don't miss this temple. More photographs of Manu Temple in Manali can be seen at - http://phototravelings.blogspot.com/2010/09/very-old-manu-temple-in-manali-town-of.html
Here is one of the popular lakes in Himachal Pradesh. This specific lake is popular for lot of fish around the banks. Name of this popular lake in Mandi is Rewalsar. To know more about Rewalsar lake in Mandi region of Himachal Pradesh, check out - http://phototravelings.blogspot.com/2010/09/very-old-manu-temple-in-manali-town-of.html
Hope that you have been enjoying the series so far and we shall share more places from Himachal Pradesh - The Himalayan State of India !!!