(Last Updated On: September 1, 2018)

If you are an amateur or a beginner in trekking, the Himalayan Range is an ideal call for you! Hidden in this fascinating range are plenitude of trails that introduces a beginner with the alluring charm and appeal of trekking at high altitudes. Not one, but there are ten Himalayan Treks for Beginners, where a newbie can take a hands-on experience of trekking on the high altitudes. Adding more to this is the enchanting beauty of the snow-clad peaks, pictorial splendours of the lush forests, the shimmering beauty of the glaciers and lot more.


Pick up the best suitable trekking expedition from these 10 best Himalayan treks for beginners:


1) Hampta Pass


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Height: 14,100 ft
Duration: 4-5 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
Best Season: June to September
Package: Hampta Pass Trek

If you are new to trekking, the Hampta Pass Trek is considered as the best Himalayan Treks for beginners! Connecting the scenic Lahaul and Kullu valleys, the easy gradient, prismatic views of the glaciers, alpine forests and the mighty Himalayan Range are the key elements beginners take this trek.


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2) Trek to Beaskund


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Height: 16,240ft
Duration: 4 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
Best Season: May (mid) to October (mid)
Package: Bhrigu Lake And Beas Kund Trek

One of the most sought-after treks in Manali, the Beas Kund trek is considered holy by most of the Hindus. The fun and excitement of this trek begin with the glimpses of the Mt Hanuman Tibba and it is ideal for trekkers of almost all age groups.

Also, check the best things to do on a Manali trip.


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3) Prashar Lake Trek


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Height: 8957ft
Duration: 2 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy
Best Season: Round the Year (except Monsoons)

Nestled away amidst the enchanting peaks of the Himalayan Range, the Parashar Lake trek in the Kullu Valley is no less than a dream-come-true destination. Overlooking the Dhauladhar Range, the trek passes through dense forests, local villages, stunning rivers and lot more. The views and the easy conditions make it one of the most suitable Himalayan treks for Beginners!


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4) Chopta Chandrashila:


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Height: 3925ft
Duration: 4 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
Best Season: September to November, January to March

Another enthralling trek in the Garhwal Himalayas,Chopta Chandrashila trek originates from Chopta or the ‘Switzerland of India’. While trailing to the end point of this trek, you will be spellbound by its enchanting beauty, narrow yet fascinating passes, amazing views of the bountiful forests and lot more.


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5) Chopta Tunganath:


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Height: 12073ft
Duration: 4 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy
Best Season: February to November
Package: Chopta Tunganath Trek

Taking you to one of the highest temples in the world; the Tungnath Temple, this Garhwal Himalayan Trek is known for the panoramic views of the Panchachuli, Nanda Devi and Kedarnath Peaks. If taken during the early spring, you will be rewarded with stunning views of the rhododendron forest.

Read more about Tungnath here.


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6) Dayara Bugyal



Height: 12,500ft
Duration: 6-7 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy
Best Season: May to June, September to October

Originating from Uttarkashi in Uttarakhand, Dayara Bugyal trek takes you to Dayara Bugyal, one of the highest meadows in the world. The trek usually starts from Barsu and take you through scenic oak forests, snow-clad peaks, flowery meadows, and grasslands.


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7) Kuari Pass Trek


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Height: 12,763 ft
Duration: 6 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
Best Season: December to March

A major trek in the Garhwal Himalayas, the Kuari Pass Trek is an epitome of natural beauty and fascination! Discovered during the British Rule in India by Lord Curzon, the trek offers stunning views of some of the peaks like Kamet, Trishul, Chaukhaba and the Nanda Devi.


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8) Kedar Kantha Trek


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Height: 12,500ft
Duration: 7 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy
Best Season: Round the Year

With easier ascends and gradual descend, the Kedarkantha Trek proves to be an ideal trek for the beginners. Ascending through valleys of the Tons River and the Govind National Park, the trek offers promising views during the winters as the entire valley remains covered with snow. This trek has favorable conditions and therefore is one of the most appropriate Himalayan Trek for Beginner.

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9) Kareri Lake Trek



Height: 10,863ft
Duration: 8 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
Best Season: May to June, September to October
Package: trekking adventure at Kareri Lake

Also known as the Kumarwah Lake, this high altitude water reservoir is amongst the most stunning lakes in Himachal Pradesh. Adding to its enchanting beauty is the Dhauladhar Range and the pictorial Kangra Valley. In addition to all these, the fact that the lake remains frozen during December to March/April entices trekkers from across the globe. Kareri Lake Trek is one of the best Himalayan treks for beginners and thrilling at the same time.


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10) Sar Pass Trek


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Height: 13,780ft
Duration: 5 Days
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
Best Season: May to June, September to November

Kasol, a paradise for the backpacking lovers is the origin of this enthralling trek. Finding ways through the scenic Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges, the trek is filled with captivating trails that pass through lush and evergreen forests, gurgling rivers and snow clad peaks.

Check out the list of things to do in Kasol:

a) Kasol & Kheerganga Trek

b) Camping in Kasol

c) Tosh Valley Trek

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