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In the south eastern district of Himachal Pradesh, Kinnaur lies at an altitude ranging between 2320 – 6816 m. It is situated on the National Highway No – 22 which is popularly known as the Hindustan Tibet Road. Shimla, the state capital is around 250 km away. The district is basically a mountainous region with a temperate climate. Vegetation in areas on higher elevation is sparse while at lower elevation temperate trees like oak, chestnut, maple, birch, alder, magnolia, apple and apricot can be spotted.