Spiti Valley

The Spiti Valley is a desert mountain valley situated in the north-eastern part of Himachal Pradesh.

The name "Spiti" means "The Middle Land" (the land between Tibet and India).


India 1999 Spiti Valley Monastry

India 1999, "Tabo Monastery", Spiti Valley.
The Tabo monastery is situated in the village of Tabo at an altitude of 3'280 metres in the secluded Spiti valley.

The snow covered mountain in the background belongs to the Kamelang group (5'975 m).