you are looking for a holiday that will refresh and revitalise you,
experience the magic of the Banjara Retreat at Sojha. This little
village is 5 kms from the Jalori Pass that links the Shimla and Kulu
districts. The Retreat is a solid cedar wood house surrounded by thickly
wooded forests from which you get a panoramic view of the snow covered
Himalayan ranges in the distance.
The numerous walks and treks in the surrounding forests and meadows are
a special feature of the area and the drive to the resort is a pleasure
Large, fully furnished, comfortable rooms with attached bathrooms are
available and the kitchen offers you a variety of treats including
freshly baked bread and cakes!
How To Reach :
At Aut, 29 kms short of Kulu, turn right.
After crossing the Beas, drive through Larji and Banjar to reach Sojha.
Aut-Sojha is 38 kms.
Or on NH 22 from Shimla to Sangla, turn left at Sainj, (28 kms. ahead of
Narkanda). After crossing the Sutlej, drive through Luhri, Ani and
Jalori Pass to reach Sojha. Sainj-Sojha is 53 kms.
Five double bedrooms with attached baths
and two suites of two rooms each with attached baths. There is 24 hrs
supply of hot and cold water.
Best Time To Visit :
The Retreat stays open
April till October. The Weather is pleasant through the season. Pleasant
days (light woolens) and mildly cold nights. Sojha gets its share of
rainfall during July and August.
Places to visit around the Retreat :
5 km from the Jalori Pass(3223mts). The walk is through thick oak
6 km walk from the Retreat. The remains are on top of a plateau.The site
offers panoramic view of the valleys below.
About 1 hr walk from the Retreat. Ideally done early in the morning.
About 30 kms from Sojha. The Tirthan river which flows through the
valley is great for trout fishing.
..... Room View .....
Sojha Retreat Room View