Sar Pass Circuit Trek from Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
Location: Kasol, Himachal PradeshStart Point/End Point: KasolStart Time/End Time: The trek start at 10:00 AM on day 1 and ends around 02:00 PM on day 3.About the Sar Pass:Trek on one of the most popular trekking destinations near Manali, the Sar Pass circuit, witnessing the beauty of Himalayas snowed down and looking magnificent on your way up. The Sar Pass is in the Parvati Valley of Himachal Pradesh. Sar, in the Himachali means a lake. Sar Pass Circuit 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.About the Trek:
One of the most widely sought after treks in India, the Sar Pass Circuit trek opens up to magnificent views of the 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.Huddled in the serene Parvati Valley of Kullu, Sar Pass Circuit offers unmatched views of the roaring Parvati river. 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 Nagaru.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 Circuit 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.Quick Facts:Maximum Altitude:12,500 ft.Total Distance: 28 KMDifficulty Level: Easy To Moderate Landmarks Covered: Grahan Village, Mung Thach, NagaruElectricity: Electricity will not be available at the campsitesATM: Kasol is the last point where you will get ATM. However ATM in Kasol is often non operational, So carry sufficient cash to be on the safer side.