Gumba lies on the Udaipur
trekking route, about 4 km north of
, in the north-western part of Lahaul and Spiti District
. It is around 17 km east of Bhotaor
and roughly 21 km south of Banon.
The sweeping views of ice-topped mountain peaks, which one could glimpse on the way, are of unsurpassable charm. Ramjak Peak
, Shashur Monastery
, Tayul Monastery
, Khardong Monastery
, Suraj Tal Lake
, Gepang Goh Peak, Mulkila Peak
and Chandra Tal
are some of the prominent attractions near Gumba.
The nearest airport is Kullu Manali Airport
and the closest rail junction is Joginder Nagar Railway Station