It was so windy, one of my friends had to take extreme measures to light a cigarette for himself.
The river Baspa, flowing through the chitkul valley.
The snow covered Chitkul valley. On the other side of the camera, was a school.
Quite possibly one of the most exotic schools in the world.
We saw this view and decided to proceed to the river on foot.
A small car, but it felt like the greatest car in the world at the time!
The imposing snow filled Himalayan mountains surrounding Chitkul
An avalanche closed the road, and was recently cleared by the authorities to allow traffic to flow
The road between Sangla and Chitkul was laden with peril
The loose road surface was quite slippery, but I was happy to drive carefully with that view.
One of the tremendous Himalayan peaks visible from the way.
A state-run bus on the way to Sangla and beyond, from Chitkul
A huge snow reserve rests in the Himalayas surrounding chitkul
One of the most beautiful peaks visible from the road to Chitkul