Hikkim, Kaza

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Send a postcard home from the world's highest post office at Hikkim. Located 4,400 m (14,400 ft) above sea level, this tiny Buddhist hamlet with no more than 25 households remains one of the highest year-round populated places in India. During winter months, the remote village gets cut off from the rest of the state due to heavy snowfall. Using our world travel planner, Kaza attractions like Hikkim can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This place is famous for it post office which is the highest in the world. Hikkim is a small village and can be covered on foot in half and hour and have few homestays too.  more »
  • Hikkim is a popular place in visiting Spiti. It is located in Kaza in Himachal Pradesh. One can be spell bound by its beauty.  more »

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