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With a vast bucket of things to do in Tosh, here one can make the best of memories with a bag full of exciting activities. Tucked amidst the Parvati Valley, this places exhibits spectacular images of natures artistry. Whether you are seeking for a peaceful walk along the Parvati river or wish to savour lip-smacking delights at colourful cafes, here you can find every little thing. Famed for its hippie culture, Tosh draws tourists from all over the map and is well-suited for solo as well as group excursions. 

Located at an elevation of 2,400 m, this place is always a part of every traveller's bucket list from both near and far, making it a frequent tourist destination.Wondering about what to do in Tosh? Here, you can take a nature walk to Malana, witness the hot spring water of Manikaran Sahib, hop in the streets of Tosh, and a whole lot more. Heard about the Kheer Ganga trek? Hike up the bewildering trails, which will never fail to bewitch you as it holds an exclusive array of picturesque vistas. 

The key feature of this region is that it can be toured anytime as it is weather friendly and showcases alluring pictures of nature. Love taking a part of the trip back home? Here you can buy exquisite souvenirs as a memory of the wonderful trip and cherish it lifelong.

Here are some of the best things to do in Tosh:

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Starting time of the trek: 10:00 AM on day 1

End time of the trek: 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM on day 2

Camping Location: Tosh Village, Himachal Pradesh

Indulge your visual senses as you take on the Tosh valley trek, a trail that will take you across the periphery of the mighty Himalayas. A village at the end of the Parvati Valley in Himachal Pradesh, Tosh is situated at a height of 7,874ft and leads to the beautiful Pin Parvati Pass. The Tosh River here is an offshoot of the Parvati River, which suckles into the main river at Pulga. An amazing point to note here is that the valley of Tosh is actually home to a tributary of the river Parvati, which also goes by the name River Tosh. This means that as soon as you arrive at a point after the trek to Tosh, where a smaller river stream is feeding its waters into the grand Parvati Valley, you have arrived at the beginning point of Tosh Valley.

Quick Facts:

Temperature Range:
The average temperature here ranges between 2°C and 7°C and dips below the freezing point in winters.

Tosh Valley Trekking distance: 6 km

Tosh Trek Difficulty Level: Easy 

Starting and Ending Point:
 Barshaini, Kullu

Best time to visit Tosh Valley: April to October would be the best time, though pleasant weather can be seen throughout the year. November to February would be a good time to see snow and experience freezing cold.

How to reach the campsite?

You have to report at Barshaini which is the starting point of the trek and it is around 22 km from Kasol. Many local transports and private cabs are available from Kasol to reach Barshaini.

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Walk by the Parvati River

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Marking its place in one of the best things to do in Tosh, a walk in the serene environs of Parvati river is indeed an unmissable part if you trace the region. Located at an elevation of 7,900 ft this enticing river exhibits spellbinding images of lush green blankets contrasting with the sparkling azure of lake. 

If you are visiting with your partner then what can be better than walking hand-in-hand with your beloved at this tranquil setting.

Location: It is located at a distance of about 10 km from Kullu.

Timings: One can visit the Parvati river anytime!

Entry fees: There is no fee to walk beside the river but if you wish to enjoy camping then that’s paid.

Visit Manikaran Sahib

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Yet another destination marking its place in the list of serene lands is, Manikaran. Settled in the Parvati Valley, at an altitude of 1760 m, this lovely town attracts visitors from all the divisions. 

Manikaran Sahib the Sikh pilgrimage, is a site with tremendous religious significance and is visited by devotees from all over the region. Furthermore, the suburbs of this picturesque destination are divine and, excellent for harmony dwellers.

Location: The exact address of Manikaran Sahib is Hari Har Ghat, Manikaran Road, Distt. Kullu, Manikaran, Himachal Pradesh 175105.

Timings: It is open all the time, from sunset to sunrise.

Entry fees: There is no entrance fee for Gurudwara.

Take a Long Walk to Malana

Of all the things to do in Tosh, witnessing this appealing hamlet which holds the fragments of history is indeed inescapable. If you are an adventure buff then it's truly a paradise for you, with plenty of exciting adventures. Located 9,938 ft above the sea level, this is one of the most magnetizing tourist destinations. 

While you take a walk to Malana, you can savour the true essence of tranquillity. So leave behind the basics and get equipped to trek up to the Chanderkhani Pass and Rashol Pass, the attractions of the Malana village.

Location: Is located at a distance of almost 40 km from Tosh and en-route one can also visit Manikaran.

Timings: One can walk to Malana anytime, but witnessing early sunrise and sunset is well-suited.

Entry fees: There is no fee to visit Malana.

Trek to Kheerganga

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Pondering about what to do in Tosh? Experience the “Once in a lifetime experience” at the Kheerganga trek which is a combination of easy and challenging terrains. This place is undoubtedly heaven for an adventure buff as this place is brimming with a bounty of wonders of scenery. 

The serenity is entwined in the aura of the hillocks and is ideal for obtaining solace in the laps of verdant nature.

Location: It is located at a distance of about 7 km from Tosh.

Timings: One can trek up the trail anytime!

Entry fees: There is no fee, but you need to pay if you opt for tents or cottages.

Try Israeli Food

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Give your taste buds a treat with authentic Israeli food which is worth drooling over! If making a visit with your bunch of folks then this is a not to be missed activity. Here you can savour delectable delights like Falafel, Hummus, Shawarma, and several other variants. 

With amazing cafes like Buddha palace, Pink Floyd, Cafe Freedom, and numerous others you can taste the exotic Israeli cuisine.

Location: Streets of Tosh are flooded with Israeli Food joints.

Timings: From early morning to the evening one can enjoy authentic Israeli Food.

Entry fees: The cost for two is about 300 INR for a basic meal.

Shop Souvenirs

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Don’t you dare miss out on wandering in the local streets of the quaint town, which is indeed one of the best things to do in Tosh. Who doesn't loves taking a part of the trip back home? 

Here you can explore like a true explorer as the streets are plush with semi-precious stones, woollens, loose t-shirts and a whole lot more which is just perfect for buying.

Location: One can buy souvenirs from local streets of Tosh.

Timings: The markets open from morning 10:00 AM to evening at 8:00 PM.

Entry fees: There is no fee to enter the square, only pay for what you like.

Take a Spring Water Bath

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Yet another unreal amaze lying in Manikaran, is the Manikaran Gurudwara which features the hot spring water, said to have utmost medicinal powers. Here one can immerse in a state of elation as the environs are a perfect blend of tranquillity and freshness. 

This spiritual site is toured by devotees from everywhere and is a prominent pilgrimage site.

Location: The exact address of Manikaran Sahib is Hari Har Ghat, Manikaran Road, Distt. Kullu, Manikaran, Himachal Pradesh 175105.

Timings: It is open all the time, from sunset to sunrise.

Entry fees: There is no entrance fee for Gurudwara.

Cafe Hopping

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Witness the enchanting yet colourful cafes of Tosh!  With cafes like Cafe rock and roll, Woodrose cafe, Buddha palace, Pink Floyd, Cafe Freedom, and numerous others you can enjoy mouth-watering delights, which will never fail to amaze you with its exotic flavour. 

Here you can witness the wonderful hippie culture and make a grove at the trance music which makes these cafes even more lively. Be it the authentic Israeli food or local cuisine here you can have everything.

Timings: From early morning to the evening one can enjoy authentic local cuisine.

Entry fees: The cost for two is about 300 INR for a basic meal.
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Camping in Malana

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It was a great experience to book this package from Thrillophilia. We had the best views of both the area and the services provided to us was also great.
Bhilangana Gowda Malana Magic Valley Camping
The waterfall trek was real fun here especially when you are travelling after the monsoon. The trees were more green and the flowers were in full bloom. It was a perfect location for nature photography and flaunting on Instagram. The staff there was so much welcoming and we had a great experience of camping with Thrillophilia.
15 July 2015
Deepesh Chaturvedi Malana Trek
The Malana Village Trek is one of the popular Trekking spots in Himachal Pradesh. This is near the famous Chandra Khanni Pass. I did a little bit of research before going here. Malana in Himachal Pradesh is a tribal village, and this is considered as one of the oldest democracy in the world. The trek starts at Manali, and the trek ends at the Baralacha Pass on the Manali-Leh road. We took a flight to Manali, took this trek, and after that we went to Leh from the Baralacha Pass. It was a lovely week we had here.5/5
17 July 2014
Ramesh Acharya Malana Trek
Loved the trek..though trek was a little diffiuclt,,but the scenic beauty and the peace it provides is worth the penny spent and pain taken for the trek.Its a must visit place at least once i n a lifetime!!
09 March 2014
Anusuya Gowda Malana Trek
Malana had always been on my 'Wish-list', finally got a chance to visit this hippie land. Amazing village- more than localids you see Firangis here. Loved the entire trek. The place is so beautiful and calm, not one I felt the need of coming back.
Daevika Somayaji Malana Magic Valley Camping
Malana Magic Valley Camping has the best of natural views and it was really less crowded there and one can enjoy quality time with friends there.
Upendra Chattopadhyay Malana Camping
The camping experience with Thrillophilia in Malana was a wonderful experience. It feels completely close to nature and it was a way too peaceful there.
Chandrabhaga Varrier Hillside Camping in Malana
We spent the entire day wandering around the village area. There is a lot to see there and later enjoyed a short trek from where the views of the mountain are utmost astonishing. We got the best deal from Thrillophilia for this camp stay.
A campsite surrounded with snow looks amazing and staying there was epic fun. The staff was so friendly and the food was absolutely delicious. The tent stay was comfortable and they provided sufficient blankets for a warm sleep. We just had a wonderful time booking with Thrillophilia.
Away from the city area, this campsite has the best peaceful environment to relax mind and body there. The views of the mountain peaks from there was such an amazing sight to see.

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