Super Long Drive – Manali to Spiti – Turn by Turn

Ever wondered how driving on the road from Manali to Spiti feels like?
Here is your chance. We recorded Turn by Turn every second of the road in mid of November. Now sit back in your living room and enjoy the 7.18 hour drive to Spiti.

Known for being one of the most treacherous road in the world, Manali-Spiti road is the favourite route of the toughest Himalayan Rally, Raid De Himalaya. This road test the skills and endurance of the drivers. Enjoy the drive.

00:10:11 – Palchan
00:17:56 – Kothi
00:30:50 – National Green Tribunal Check Post
00:53:33 – Marhi
01:10:41 – Rohtang Pass
01:50:13 – Gramphoo – Turn Right for Spiti Valley
02:03:35 – Dangerous Ice Crossing #1
02:05:27 – Dangerous Ice Crossing #2
02:32:09 – Emptying the Windscreen Wiper Water to prevent it from freezing on the journey ahead.
02:45:58 – Chattru
03:33:07 – Chota Durrah PWD Rest House
04:14:31 – Batal
04:21:18 – Way to Chandratal Lake
04:29:51 – Very Dangerous Ice Crossing
04:42:32 – Kunzum Pass
05:27:26 – Losar (First Village of Spiti)
07:17:46 – Rangrik Bridge

Driven by Tsering Bodh (Our Himalayan Roads Official Driver from Spiti)
Camera – Bharat Bhushan and Himanshu Khagta

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