Tosh village is in Himachal Pradesh state of India. It is located at about 2,400 metres (7,900 ft) in elevation on a hill near Kasol in the Parvati Valley, surrounded by mountains. Alongside the village is the Tosh River, which begins at the Tosh Glacier within Tosh Valley, which is a feeder valley for the Parvati Valley. The peaks surrounding the glacier include Papasura, White Sail, Angduri, Pinnacle, and Devachan. The village is reached by taking a bus from Bhuntar to Kasol, and a one and 1/4 hour car ride to the area along Manikaran and Barsheni Roads and then a one-hour hike. It is described as a “traditional village turned hippie colony”.
Things to do in TOSH:
- Tosh To Kheerganga Rudranag Trek
- Tosh To Papasura, Tosh Glacier, White Sail Trek
- Temple Of Barshaini
- Visit Tosh Temple
- Tosh Waterfall
- Tosh To Buddhaban Trek
Best Time To Visit Tosh
The best time to visit Tosh is from April to October, though it has a pleasant weather throughout the year. This is the best time to visit Tosh if you are planning to trek and camp.
You can also visit Tosh from October to February during this time whole village is covered in snow and can be a good time to visit if you want to experience snowfall.
September – October is the best time to visit Tosh for CREAM lovers.
Weather in TOSH:
How to reach TOSH?
- 540 km from Delhi
- 301 km from Chandigarh
- 51 km from Bhuntar
- 20 km from Kasol
- 249 km from Shimla
- 95 km from Manali
- 59 km from Kullu
By Flight: The nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport is at Bhuntar town, about 51 km (31 mi) south of Tosh and 10 km (6.2 mi) south of Kullu town
and is well connected to all places here with taxis. The airport is also known as Kullu-Manali airport. Air India has regular flights to the airport from New Delhi.
By Bus: There are no direct busses from Delhi to Tosh. you have take a bus to Manali and get down at a place called Bhuntar. From Bhuntar take local bus or shared taxi to reach Kasol. From Kasol you can take a bus or hire a taxi to reach Tosh. There are several bus services which run regularly from Delhi to Manali. Luxury buses (including Volvos) usually ply overnight on this route and are available from all major bus terminals. HRTC (Himachal Road Transport Corporation) runs five daily Volvo and AC buses on Delhi-Manali route and two separate Volvos by HPTDC (Himachal Tourism Development Corporation). You can buy tickets online or from Kashmiri Gate Bus Terminal. It takes around 10-12 hours to reach Bhuntar.
By Car: The total distance from Delhi to Tosh is 540 km and it will take 12-13 hours to reach Tosh by Car.
Rail: There is no close railhead available close to Tosh.
Delhi-Tosh(Bhuntar) approximate bus fare:
- Non-AC: INR 1000
- AC (Volvo): INR 1650
Where to Stay In TOSH:
- Pink Floyd
- Ashwin Cafe
- Hotel Hilltop