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Enjoying the views

Kuari Pass is a moderate trek in the Indian Himalayas. This trek takes place in the mountain passes of garhwal region of Uttarakhand, India. The trek may not be very high altitude per Himalayan standards, but it boasts of some of the most impressive views.

 

Kuari Pass takes place in Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve. The Nanda Devi National Park is a national park situated around the peak of Nanda Devi, 7,817 m (25,646 ft) in the state of Uttarakhand in northern India that was established in 1982. Along with the adjoining Valley of Flowers National Park to the northwest, it was inscribed a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988.

  

Major Peaks other than Nanda Devi seen from the Kuari Pass Trek are

Dunagiri 7066m

Barmal 5879 m

Hathi Parbat 6727 m

Ghori Parbat 6708 m

Nilgiri Parbat 6474 m

Nar Parbat 5855 m

Devban 6855 m

Mana 7272 m

Kamet 7756 m

Bhagnyu 5706 m

Narayan Parbat 5965 m

Nilkanth 6596 m

 

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Taken on December 27, 2011