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History

Sissu, it is also known as Khagling, a small town in Lahual valley, Himachal Pradesh located on the bank of Chandra River which is around 90 km away from Manali. This Sissu Falls is hardly 15-20 min away from Leh highway. This waterfall is famous for its greenery surrounded all over the waterfall. This waterfall is the longest and is 25km away from Gramphu, Manali. It signifies a very beautiful view when seen from the road while going to Leh to Manali. A very famous temple ‘Geypan’ is situated is Sissu in Lahul and Spiti district, Himachal Pradesh. This temple is known and dedicated to lord Geypan who is known for his worship and shelter the valley people. Also, the Chandra River flows by this Geypan temple. The attraction includes Gramphu, Sissu Waterfall, Rohtang Pass, Keylong and Gondla.

Present Situation

Sissu village which got buried due to landslide in the 1960s is completely surrounded by mammoth mountains, a lake and garden like fields and a big waterfall. It offers an excellent glimpse of Gyephang peak. It has an accompanying fable along with it as people say that the Lord Gyephang who was the saviour of the people of Lahaul lived on this peak. It also has a Gyephang temple where the tourists are not allowed. Gyephang peak glaciers and the Sissu falls are also visible from the village. Sissu fall is almost 25kms from Gramphu on the Meh-Leh highway. The Sissu fall is said to be one of the awesome waterfalls in the Himalayas. The Source of waterfalls is the glaciers in the suspended young Himalayan Mountains. Connecting Kullu and Lahoul valley, Sissu will be the first station of the proposed 15 kms tunnel. As Sissu is surrounded by beautiful landscape, it is the centre of all the best camping sites.

Tourist Attraction

Sissu Falls is a centre of attraction for the entire tourist who visits here. It reflects the exotic beauty of nature which is pleasing to the eyes. The most enchanting tourist place to be visited in Himachal Pradesh is a fun loving experience. The peace, calm and the relief which the people feel when they visit here refreshes the mind with positive energy. If someone misses the chance to visit Sissu Falls, they miss the most adventurous beauty of nature. It is one of the most important and main source of tourist attraction.

Exploring Compendium

Various Luxury taxis are available from Naggar to Sissu via Rohtak Pass. A great toper will cover all the tourist places in the area.

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