Sar Pass Trek Highlights
- Sar Pass trek (13850 ft) hosts a beautiful trail along the changing scenes of the turbulent Parvati River, gushing waterfalls, endless forests, crisp green meadows, and so much more
- Visit Mini Israel of India, the Grahan Village, a 200 years old beautiful small hidden gem in the Parvati Valley
- Experience walking over a carpet of glittering fresh white snow as you take in the breathtaking views of the Parvati Valley
- To ensure a worry free trek much efforts are put in for your safety and proper sanitization of all equipment
- Enjoy freshly prepared Himachali cuisine while enjoying the majestic view of the Himalayas
Sar Pass Trek Overview
About Sar Pass Trek:
Perched at 13,800 ft. above sea level, Sar Pass offers the magnificence of a beautiful verdant landscape and is a heaven for photographers, artists, and nature lovers. Set against a curtain of majestic Himalayan peaks wrapped in snow, the Sar Pass trek passes through some of the most scenic views ranging from forests to the meadows to the ice blankets.
While trekking across the path from Tila Lotni to Biskeri Ridge, one has to pass by a small, usually frozen lake which means "Sar" in the local language of Himachal. Hence the name, Sar Pass! The trail passes through the thick forest and takes you to a winter wonderland that makes it fascinating.
Sar Pass Trek Quick Facts:
Start Point/End Point: Kasol Base Camp. (It is 2 km away from the Kasol Bus Stand)
Maximum altitude: 13,800 ft.
Sar Pass Trek Distance: 48 Kms
Temperature: 22°C (Max. During Day Time) to -5°C ( Min. During Night Time)
Best Time for Sar Pass Trek: April to October.
Sar Pass Trek Package Inclusions:
➔Accommodation – You will be staying in tents for 4 days of the trek (3 people/tent). Room/Tent is separate for the male and female participants.
➔Meals – (Breakfast, lunch, snacks, and dinner). We provide simple, nutritious veg/Jain food on all days of the trek.
➔Camping charges – All trekking permits and forest camping charges are included.
➔Trekking equipment – High-quality tents and sleeping bags in all the camps. Sleeping bags can withstand temperatures as low as -10 ºC.
➔Safety equipment – First aid kit, oxygen cylinders, oximeter, etc. will be with guide/trek leader and at the campsite as well to deal with emergencies.
➔Expert trek Leaders – All our trek leaders are at least qualified in basic/advanced mountaineering and first aid course.
➔Expert Trek support team – The mountain staff on Sar Pass trekking consists of certified guides, cooks, helpers, and porters.
Available Group Departures:
➔June: 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
➔July: 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31
➔Aug: 1, 7, 8, 14, 15. 21, 22, 28, 29
➔Sep: 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26
➔Oct: 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24,30, 31
Note: Customisation available on request
How To Reach Kasol:
By Air: The nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport which is well connected with all major airports via Delhi and Chandigarh. The distance between Kasol and Bhuntar Airport is 32 km, so from Bhuntar, you can board the government/private bus, or can hire a private tourist cab to reach Kasol.
By Train: The nearest Railway station is Chandigarh which is 310 km away. From here one can easily get a government/private bus to Kasol. Another option is to hire a private cab, but that will be a bit expensive option.
By Road: Reaching Kasol by road is the most convenient option. You can easily get a bus to Bhuntar from all major cities like Chandigarh, Delhi, etc. And from Bhuntar, you can board the government/private bus, or can hire a private tourist cab to reach Kasol.
More Details about Sar Pass Trek
Know Before You Go for Sar Pass Trek
- Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.
- The management reserves all the right to modify the trek during any emergencies or natural calamities.
- The trek takes place through an eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites. Travellers littering may be fined.
- Water is very precious, so conservation is appreciated.
- Avoid using plastic bags and maintain the ecological balance of the destinations.
- Guidelines issued by the State-Government is to be followed. Social distancing to be maintained. Frequent hand sanitisation and use of mask recommended.
- The exact location will be shared with you post-booking.
- Neat and clean vehicle for the journey with experienced driver especially for hilly terrains available.
- Carry dry snacks/food from home (you will save a lot of money). Carry water bottles with you, so that you can refill.
- Avoid using earphones during the trek; this might hinder your audibility.
- In case, the trek needs to be cancelled, the authorities should be informed beforehand.
- All the activities depend upon the weather.
- Mobile & laptop charging points may/may not be available on campsites at a common point.
- Keep your luggage minimum; the more you carry, the more you hassle.
- Pay heed to the trek leader and guide in order to enjoy a safe and sound trek.
- Professional Treak Leaders are available to ensure high safety and more information and personal attention which are necessary to appreciate a trek.
- Camping is very basic in nature. One must not expect luxuries. Electricity will not be available at any campsite.
- It is recommended to carry enough warm clothes and the right kind of shoes for the Sar Pass trekking.
- Any personal expenses, items of personal nature, meals not mentioned, etc. will not be in part of the Sar Pass trek package.
Things To Carry for Sar Pass Trek
- Head torch
- Rain cover
- Warm clothes
- Back pack (50-60l)
- Day pack (20-30l)
- Water bottle
- Extra pair of socks
- Fleece jackets and thermals
- Hiking shoes
- Mosquito & insect repellent