Tunda Bhuj - 3300m - is one of the most beautiful places on
earth. Here you will see a variety of sub-alpine forests such as
Birch-Rhododendron, pure patches of high altitude fir, pure silver
birch and willow scrub.
are camping on the southern side of the Parvati River, which here
forms a deep gorge separating us from massive rock faces with very
high waterfalls on the northern side. Several waterfalls dance with
rainbows in the late afternoon light.
our trekking horses celebrate their temporary freedom from their
and friendly stray roaming dogs follow us on our way. They have
for 1000s of years followed the Himalayan man on his trek and warned
and protected him from dangers after nightfall. "Pluto"
(baptized by Christoffer) is here asking the kitchen crew for payment
for the night.