Who Skis There
Wilderness Heliski: www.wildernessheli.co.nz
Himalayan Heli Adventures: www.himachal.com
Manali - Himachal Pradesh India
The surreal excitment of skiing at up to 5,00m in the Himalaya is hard to beat. The skiing in can be sublime. With a tree line reaching 3,400m you find yourself floating effortlessly through rhodedendron bushes while the sun peeps through vaulted ceiling of Himalayan oak and stands of silver birch.
Getting To There
Manali is some 500 km north of New Delhi, in Himachal Pradesh, on of the most politically stable Indain states and one of the wealthiest.
90 minute flight from Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi to Kullu, then a 1 hour drive to Manali. New Delhi is serviced by most international carriers.