The Pin Parbati Pass, 4,810m, is marked by rock cairns and
prayer flags. The alpine views to the snow-capped ranges towards the
Kullu Valley contrast with the barren
mountain ridges, which stretch east towards
Trek routes from Manikaran lead to Pulga, Khirganga and Mantalai - and finally to the Pin Parbati Pass, which connects the Sutlej valley and the Spiti valley.