Giriganga Resort offers excellent views of the valley below. It is named after a sacred spot and source of the river Giri Ganga that lies 7 km from Kharapathar.
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List of travel related articles on Khara Pathar, Himachal Pradesh. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, and hotel reviews.
There is an interesting story behind the name Giri Ganga. Long ago a sage toppled his ‘Ganga Jal’ pot while carrying it from Haridwar. Hence the name Giri Ganga
Giri Ganga dates back to the period of the Mahabharata and is believed to be constructed by Maharishi Ved Vyas. The temple is surrounded by dense deodar forests.
Khara Pathar derives its name from a colossal egg shaped boulder. It is a perfect leisure destination with lush forests, excellent walk and hike trails.
The views just kept getting better and better as we got higher. Large cedar trees and green apple orchards lined the road on either side. It was one of the nicest walks we’ve been on in Himachal!