Kothi is also called Koshtampi is an ancient large village in tehsil Kalpa, little below the Kalpa and nearby Reckong Peo. The village is environed by the fields and fruit trees punctuated by vineyards. It is over shadowed by Kinner Kailash peak which forms a magnificent backdrops. The village with its attractive temple, tanks and gracious willows makes an altogether lovely landscape. The goddess Shuwang Chandika temple is in the village. The local people hold the goddess in great reverence and consider her to be one of the most powerful goddess.There is an image of gold seated in an ark. It is danced up and down by four persons at the time of worship.There is yet another temple dedicated to Bhairon.
How to Reach:
The nearest airport is at Shimla,235 kms. from Reckong Peo . The airport is connected to many major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, etc. The cabs and taxis are easily available from outside the airport to Reckong Peo
Nearest railway station to the village is again Shimla (235 km). It is one of the major stations connecting to several major cities including Delhi. Hire a taxi or take a bus from here for Reckong Peo .
The road might be your best pick to reach Kalpa if traveling from a city not that far off. The roads are conveniently built and save the tourists from the hassle for opting more than one mode of transport. The road to Reckong Peo is populated with beautiful scenic landscape and will thus make this journey an affair you'll always remember. The HRTC (Himachal Road Transport Corporation) have regular bus services from the state Capital Shimla and neighboring states like Delhi, Punjab, etc. Travelers can also take private owned bus from Delhi to Reckong Peo. There are several intro-city bus services you can avail from various neighboring cities within the state. You may take 1)Delhi->Shimla->Rampur -> Reckong peo 2) Delhi->Manali-> Kaza->Reckong peo
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