Situated at an elevation of 2500 meters, Fagu is a serene snow clad hamlet. Nestling in the majestic Himalayan Range in the state of Himachal Pradesh, Fagu is a perfect place to get away from the hustle bustle of the city. This place looks magical as it is always enveloped in snow and fog. The clouds are so close to the surface that at times it feels as if you are walking on clouds. This quietude and tranquil place is bountiful in scenic beauty and proffers magnificent views of nature. The verdant trees, snow clad mountains and lush green fields make Fagu a must visit place to relax and unwind.
It is believed that Fagu has derived its name from the word 'fog'. Being situated at such a great altitude this place is always surrounded by fog, and hence, was named Fagu. The picturesque hamlet is home to a myriad flora and fauna. The whole place is enveloped by lush green pine and cedar trees.
A number of apple trees are also located here which are adorned with rich red apples. Potato Fields are also common to spot. You can also sight animals such as snow leopards, yaks and ponies that are inhabitants of Fagu. The stunning Fagu valley is a magnificent place that is unaffected by industrialization making it replete with beauties of nature. This place is perfect to spend time amidst nature and indulge in a number of thrilling activity. After a trip to Fagu, you will be charged with positive energies.