About the Bhrigu Lake Trek:
Bhrigu Lake is a high-altitude glacial lake, perched at a height of 14,100 ft, thus catering to a perfect place for some mind-blowing adventure and thrills. Bhrigu Lake Trek in Manali is one of the most captivating short treks in the Himalayas and it greets you to witness high altitude alpine lake, the verdant meadows, and everything that your heart has yearned for.
The mesmerizing lake has its own majestic beauty as it changes its colours with each passing season. In late summer, it changes its color to emerald green and in summers it turns its beauty to blue which is a fascinating sight for the eyes to behold.
This 4-day Bhrigu Lake trek takes you through unparalleled breathtaking views of Seven Sister Peaks, Deo Tibba, Indrasan, Hanuman Tibba, the outstretched Pir Panjal ranges which will soothe your senses and make you content with unbounded natural beauty.
Bhrigu Trek Quick Facts:
- Bhrigu LakeTrek Distance: 26 km
- Bhrigu LakeTrek Height:14,100 ft
- Trekking Gradient: Steep ascent throughout the trail
- Bhrigu Lake Trek Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate
- Start Point/End Point of Trip: Old Manali
- Start Time/End Time: The trek starts at 10:00 AM (Day 1) and ends around 2:00 PM (Day 4).
About Hampta Pass Trekking
A person who loves to be in the lap of nature it is the time to trek in the dreamland of unpredictable terrains of Hampta Pass. Landscapes change vividly every few hours of walking on the Hampta Pass trekking trail. The lack of any treacherousness in the trail is compensated by the abundance of natural beauty, which will take you by surprise at every twist and turn of the trek. The entire trail of the Hampta Pass trek is dotted with everything you can dream of witnessing on a trek.
What makes the dramatic changes heightened, even more, is how thrilling the climb to Hampta Pass is. For trekkers, crossing the Hampta Pass is a great story of adventure. You will love the nervous excitement of climbing to the pass over many ledges.
Quick facts about Hampta Pass Trekking:
Start Point/End Point: Manali Base Camp
Duration: 4 Nights & 5 Days
Hampta Pass Trek Height: 14,100ft
Hampta Pass Trek Difficulty Level: Moderate
Trekking Distance: 35kms
Best time to do Hampta Pass Trek: Mid June - September
Start/End Point: Bhagsu Nag Taxi Stand
Start/End Time: 09:000 AM (Day1) & 12:00 PM (Day2)
Camp Location: Leta/Mana village Village (2.5 km before Triund)
- Triund is the easiest Himalayan trek. With breathtaking views of the Kangra valley and the snow covered Dhauladhar ranges, it is also very picturesque.
- Triund is the ideal destination for those seeking a hassle-free taste of trekking in the Himalayas. The trek can easily be done over a weekend.
- The trail to Triund is short but steep. The steep climb is well-compensated by refreshing walks amongst rhododendron and oak trees. There are also various songbirds in the forests along the trail which make it a birdwatcher’s delight.
About the Triund Trek:
- Get a chance to witness the many small hamlets and stream through the trek to Triund.
- Feast your eyes at the majestic view of the Dhauladhar ranges on one side and Kangra valley on the other
- Enjoy camping at a high summit and the clear night sky under the billions of stars.
- Also, enjoy a small bonfire with your friends and the other trekkers in Alpine tents on double/triple sharing basis.
- Trek through some of the most beautiful forests of alpine and fir, Rhododendron and Oak.
- Get a chance to witness the rare flora and fauna of this region as you continue your Triund trek.
- Also, taste the local cuisine of this region while you head out for the trek to Triund.
Maximum Altitude: 9,432 ft
Difficulty Level: Easy
Electricity: Electricity is available at the campsite
ATM: Mcleodganj is the last point where you will find an ATM
Trekking Gradient: Steep throughout the trail
How to reach the campsite?
You have to report at Bhagsu Nag Taxi Stand which is the starting point of the trek and it is around 3 km from Mcleodganj. Many local transports and private cabs are available from Mcleodganj to reach Bhagsu Nag.
Note: If the snow at the top of base camp is beyond the operator's control, the camping for the day will be organized in Dharamkot instead.
Nestled at an elevation of around 9,626 feet above the sea level, the pristine Kareri Lake is a beautiful shallow freshwater lake, which can be reached by hiking the even serene 26 kilometers long Kareri Lake Trek. Kareri Lake gets its water supply from the thick snow melting down the Dhauladhar mountains and eventually outflows as a breathtaking stream. This spectacular destination in the majestic Dhauladhar range is home to lush pasturelands, exotic perennial flowers, and dense conifers. Other major attractions in this place that Kareri Lake Trekking will reward you with include an ancient Lord Shiva temple and the gaddi kothis.
About the Kareri Lake Trek:
For those of you who are planning to conquer the Himalayan Mountains, then trek to Kareri lake is a great option for you. located at an elevation of about 2,950 meters in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. This glacial Kareri lake trek will take you through a journey of the most scenic views. Trek through the lush green forest filled with chir and chilgoza pines as you continue your trek.
The endpoint is feasible to take the private cabs to reach Mcleodganj. This trek is also a favorite among the shutterbugs and the nature lovers who can spend some time close to nature while clicking their best shots.
Quick Facts About Kareri Lake Trek:
Maximum Altitude: 9,650 Ft.
Temperature: 8°C to 20°C
Start Time: 09:00 AM
Kareri Lake Trek Difficulty Level:- Easy To Moderate
Approx Trekking Km:- 26 Kms (To & FRO)
Stay during Kareri Lake Trek Himachal:
Stay in Alpine/ Dome tents on double/triple/quad sharing basis.
Meals during Kareri Lake Trek Himachal:
Lunch from day 1 till the breakfast of day 3 (All the meals are included, veg meals will be provided)
How to Reach:
The nearest airport is Gaggal Airport at Dharamshala about 20 km away. The Main Square is the epicenter of McLeodganj Town which is surrounded by most of the Hotels, the start point can easily be reached through convenient public and private transportation from here.
This Kareri Lake trek can be availed on every Weekend. Open even for Solo travelers as well. Send the inquiry for more available dates.
About the trek:
Laka Glacier lies gracefully in the laps of Kangra Valley and enveloped in the mighty Dhauladhar ranges making it a mesmerising trek to indulge in. It gains popularity as a beginner-friendly trek for the terrain is easy to moderate and as it is easily accessible from McLeodganj and Dharamshala it becomes an ideal choice for trekkers. This trek would offer you an adventurous experience and as you reach the top, the panoramic views of snow-covered mountain ranges would be a glorifying scenery to witness.
Start point/Endpoint: Bhagsu Nag Taxi Stand, McLeodganj
Start Time: 10:00 AM (Day 1)
End Time: 2:00 PM (Day 3)
- Stay: Dome tents on sharing basis
- Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
- Highly Experienced Guide
- Activities: Trekking & Camping
About the Kheerganga Trekking:
Kheerganga trek is the most recommended one among all the treks in Parvati valley and takes you through some amazing scenery. It needs neither too much time nor any prior trekking experience which makes it perfect for any beginner trekker or a backpacker.
While strolling through the magnificent landscape of Himachal Pradesh, you will be treated to majestic sights of nature. On the trail, pass a few wooden bridges and some slippery sections.
During this part of the Kheerganga trek from Kasol, your eyes also feast on many picturesque waterfalls, remember to take pictures of every single one of these.
Note : If Kheerganga is closed due to heavy snowfall, Tosh Valley Trek or Grahan Village Trek will be provided as an alternative.
Kheerganga Treeking Quick Facts:
Start/End Point: Barshaini
Start Time/End Time of Trip: 09:00 AM (Day 1) and around 12:00 PM (Day 2)
Kheerganga Trek Height: 9600 ft.
Best Time to Go: Throughout the Year
Temperature Range: Day: 8°C to 15°C; and Night: 0°C to 3°C
Kheerganga Trekking Distance: 14 KM
ATM: Last ATM is in Kasol
Mobile Network: BSNL works the best in these areas
Trekking Gradient: Easy
Starting from Solang Valley, this trek is a must take for the lovers of nature and adventure. both. With its difficulty ranging close to moderate, it has gained immense popularity within the community.
About the Activity:
- Start by arriving at Solang Valley early in the morning and beginning the trek as you move away from there.
- After you start trekking, you will see views of many famous peaks, including the Friendship Peak.
- After passing a variety of vegetation and forests, you will arrive at the final steep climb covered with rocks and absolutely no trail. Once on the top of the peak, rejoice the scenery around you.
- Spend some time and click some pictures before starting the return trek to Solang Valley, where you will be finishing the experience and move to your return journey.
Timing- 7 AM to 5 PM
Difficulty- Easy to Moderate
Age Limit- 14 to 45 Years
Physical Requirement- Fit to take on steep treks for 10kms
Location: Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
Start Point/End Point: Kasol
Start Time/End Time: The Sar Pass trek start at 10:00 AM on day 1 and ends around 02:00 PM on day 5.
About the Sar Pass:
Huddled 13,700 ft. above sea level in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, sits a snowy dream world that beckons herds of adventurers into its folds every year. Sar Pass is one of the most beautiful treks in India, and promises a medley of thick forests, sylvan meadows and roaring streams. Your first stop is Kasol, which is the base village for the trek. It is a beautiful hamlet reflecting Israeli culture, which makes it every backpackers' dream destination.
The initial part of the Sar Pass trek is housed within stunning woods that seem like something right out of a fantasy movie. The scenery shifts from grassy meadows to the Winterland of Narnia midway through the trek! Patches of green and brown are veiled under a layer of powdery snow. The last hour or two of the trek to the main Sar Pass is the most thrilling part, as the incline of the slope is nearly 90 degrees! As daunting as it sounds, the surrounding Himalayan beauty overpowers your fear and fatigue. The highlight of the Sar Pass trek is the descent from Sar Pass, which can't be traversed by trekking, give the steep incline. You have to slide down the slope! It feels like a roller coaster ride, only better. Experience your heart racing, and soul rejoicing as the little child in you comes shrieking alive!
About the Sar Pass trek:
One of the most widely sought after treks in India, the Sar Pass trek opens up to magnificent views of the vicinal Himalayan peaks. Originating from the famous village of Kasol, which is also known as the backpackers’ paradise, the trail weaves through a melange of dense forests of pine and rhododendrons, lush meadows and rustic hamlets. Leaning a bit towards a moderate level of difficulty, the trek is ideal for fit beginners. Sar Pass is essentially a mountain ridge, and not an actual mountain pass, as far as technicalities are concerned. But this doesn’t mean it is any less thrilling than one!
Huddled in the serene Parvati Valley of Kullu, Sar Pass offers unmatched views of the roaring Parvati river. The Sar top unveils a panoramic canvas of snow-clad peaks and misty mountain valleys. The Sar Pass trek also holds some of the finest campsites like Min Thach, Biskeri Thach and Nagaru in its lush folds. The route is truly mesmerising, enhanced by a handful of gurgling streams that emanate a haunting lullaby for trekkers. Trekkers get to cross the icy waters of the river Parvati on their way towards the quaint little village of Pulga.The trek is best enjoyed during the months of May to October when a thick blanket of snow blankets the route at higher altitudes! The terrain swerves from being a fairytale forest to a winter wonderland with beautiful subtlety. Ensnaring the senses with a lovely caress of the visual and spiritual beauty, Sar Pass promises you a camera full of postcard-worthy photographs, and a heart full of lifetime memories. Make your foray into the world of Himalayan trekking with Sar Pass, which guarantees to leave you begging for more adventures.
The magnificence of a beautiful verdant landscape against a curtain of majestic Himalayan peaks shrouded in snow and mist, wearing a halo of clouds. Itching to grab your rucksack and run? Book your slots for the Sar Pass trek today!
Quick Facts About Sar Pass Trek:
Sar Pass Trek Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate
Maximum Altitude:13,800 ft.
Gradient : Rocky and steep
Landmarks Covered: Grahan Village, Mung Thach, Nagaru, Min Thach
Electricity: Electricity will be available in Kasol campsite, However there will be no electricity at the campsite on the trek.
ATM: Kasol is the last point where you will get ATM.
How to reach?
You have to report at base camp in Kasol which is around 28 km from Bhuntar bus stand. Many local transports and private cabs are available from Bhuntar to reach Kasol.
Meals during Kasol and Kheerganga Trek:
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Departure: On Weekends
About the Chanderkhani Pass Trek:
This breathtaking Chanderkhani Pass trek encompasses a plethora of jaw-dropping sights alongside the gorgeous environs of Himachal Pradesh. This trekking package in India begins at Naggar and after crossing the Chanderkhani Pass at 3600m, the trailheads to the Malana village, famous for its distinct and very reserved social culture.
This Chanderkhani Pass Trek is laden with a bunch of beautiful alpine pastures offering gorgeous views of some of the highest snow-covered mountain peaks and open valleys. The Chanderkhani Pass Trek requires walking through the blue Pine and Deodar, walnut, Golden Oak, and Wild Cherry. The remarkable sight from the pass is magnified by the Bara Bangal range towering high in the west while the Pir Panjal ranges fall in the north and Parvati in the east. A typical trek up in the hills of Himachal Pradesh, Chanderkhani Pass is one of those Himachal trekking packages that is ideal for all trekking enthusiasts and nature lovers.
Chanderkhani Pass is a window to some of the largest Himalayan behemoths which chaperone your journey. It treats you with sweeping meadows unfurling against the canvas of majestic Himalayan peaks. The grandeur of the fencing beauty captivates your senses throughout the trek. One of the best treks in Himachal Pradesh for beginners, Chanderkhani Pass is essentially an archetype of Himalayan trekking, though every trek is unique in its own way. Besides the natural beauty that the journey envelops, it exposes trekkers to the unique culture of Himalayan villages. If you’re craving for a Himalayan adventure, but have only a handful of days to spare, head to the Chanderkhani Pass without hesitation.
Maximum Altitude: 11,970ft
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Railway Station: Pathankot is the nearest railway station
Airport: Bhuntar (Kullu) airport
Check-in Time: 12:00 PM
Check-out Time: 10:00 AM
Enjoy camping in the green-clad Himalayas of the state of Himachal Pradesh in Tosh. The campsite is surrounded by the pine forests and the views of lush green mountains in Himachal Pradesh. Enjoy chirping of birds and rejuvenating forest breeze. You can enjoy the bonfire with light music with dazzling stars.
Well maintained swiss tents with attached washroom and alpine tents with common washrooms are provided for stay, each having beds, seating area and electric socket. For a comfortable stay you will be offered mattresses on Sleeping Bags/ Mattress.
During the afternoon time, one can visit some of the nearby places around the campsite. Post lunch time, participants will be going for a guided Kutla trek which is a 3 km hike, and spend some time near the waterfall in Kutla to capture some great memories. The evening can be mostly spent with the fellow campers at the common lounge area along with music and bonfire. After spending the evening at this awe-inspiring location dinner would be served.
Do not miss out to witness the captivating sunrise the following morning. Families, couples and also groups of friends choose to experience this camp at Tosh.
How to reach the campsite for Kutla trek?
The campsite is around 40 km away from the Bhuntar bus stand. Either public or private transportation can be availed to reach the location.
Starting & Ending Point: Panarsa
About Prashar Lake:
With views fit for a king, the trail, leading to the lake region i.e. from the city of Mandi to the little village of Apple village Jawalapur, become private and exclusive to every group that visits. The setting of the campsite in Prashar Lake location is yet another pleasant surprise because of its closeness to the water and its harmony with nature.
Prashar Lake trek (2,730m), which happily takes people to the lake which is completely frozen in the winter and a dazzling beauty otherwise, is considered to be an important trek in Himachal Pradesh. It has in day: 13°C to 18°C , in Night: 0°C to 7°C and maximum altitude 8,956 ft.
The picture-perfect blue water lake is surrounded by the majestic Dhauladhar Ranges in Kullu Valley and it is always kept as a secret in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh.
About the Prashar Lake Trek Package:
Tour will be started from Panaras through driving you will reach Apple village Jawalapur and from where your trek will start for Prashar Lake. You will have camp stay at beautiful lake site for one night and in morning again you will trek till Apple village Jawalapur from there you will drive by to Panarsa. During this trek, you will be going through the charming trails crossing the forests and several small streams. All meals for the Prashar Lake trek is included in the package.
Apart from trekking you will have sightseeing, bonfire at camp and as per weather yoga meditation as well. As you climb the trails up, you will come to meet the local people and it is the best chance to know the indigenous culture closely. Also, once you finish the trek to Prashar Lake, you will have a satisfied heart filled with plenty of beautiful views of Dhauladhar, Pir Panjal, and Kinnaur mountain ranges.
There is a surprisingly beautiful attraction near the lake that is the local temple of Prashar Rishi which has a lot of significant architectural brilliance carved on the walls. If you're in the mood for some outdoor adventure and want these memories to be etched forever, then make Prashar Lake trekking the trek of your choice!
For a decent stay, you can opt for alpine tents with common washroom facilities. All tent offers amenities like mattresses, pillows and clean linen. In the evening enjoy the musical night with a bonfire.
Quick Facts About Prashar Lake Trek:
Trekking distance: 24 km
Maximum altitude: 2730 m
Prashar Lake Trek Difficulty level: Easy To Moderate
ATM: Mandi is the last point where you will get an ATM
Meals during your Prashar Lake Trek:
Breakfast, lunch and dinner (vegetarian and non-vegetarian) are included in the package
Stay during your Prashar Lake Trek:
Transit Room on the day of arrival in Panarsa for freshen-up
Clock Room to leave any extra stuff at Panarsa
Stay at Prashar Lake (Camping)
Double/ triple/ Quad sharing Basis in camps
How to reach :
Nearest railway station is Shimla and nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport, Kullu from there one can reach by bus and private vehicle. One can also take a direct bus from Delhi to Panarsa.
Note: The group package is available on weekends. Private trek can be arranged for more than one adult.
Departure Dates: Every Weekend till September 2020
Start Point/End Point: Mcleodganj - Bhagsu Nag Taxi Stand.
Start Time/End Time: The trek starts at 10:00 AM on day 1 and ends around 12:00 PM on day 4.
About the Indrahar Pass:
Everyone knows, Himachal Pradesh is one of the most enthralling and adventurous destinations in the whole country, and there is no doubt about it! Sitting gracefully in the lap of the mighty Himalayas, this state is the home to several high mountain passes, peaks, and gushing rivers.
Indrahar Pass, perched at a towering height of 4,324ft above the sea level is one such mountain pass that entices trekkers from across the globe. Located in the Dhauladhar Range of the mighty Himalayas, this pass is also popular among the tourist due to the close proximity with Dharamshala.
About the Indrahar Pass Trek:
Originating from McLeod Ganj, this short, yet enthralling Indrahar Pass Trek will take you through the scenic marvels and opulent beauty of the Himalayan Ranges. Passing mostly through the Dhauladhar Range of the Himalayas, the trek gets over within 4 days and offers ample of challenges and difficulties.
In addition, to explore and discover the natural beauty and the fascinating charm of the high Indrahar Pass, the trekkers will also get to explore and enjoy camping around the Lahesh Caves on their way. The panoramic views of Dhauladhar and other Himalayan peaks are the add-ons of this astounding Indrahar Pass trek.
Temperature: Day: 12°C - 18°C & Night: -6°C to 4 °C
Trekking distance: 35 km
Maximum Altitude:14,245 ft
Difficulty Level: Moderate to Difficult.
Electricity: Electricity is not available at the campsite
ATM: ATM is available at Mcleodganj.
Railway Station: Pathankot Railway Station is the nearest railway station which 85kms from Dharamshala.
Airport: Kangra Airport, Dharamshala
This trek can be availed at any day in a month provided the group size is above 4 people.