An explorer’s vision, the Lamadugh Trek is known for its breath-taking beauty. It is a two-day trek, and you will love absorbing the charm of nature here. Vast valleys with green vegetation feature the intrinsic charm of nature here. The trail takes the travellers through deodar and pine forests. As you ascend, the captivating beauty of the Upper Kullu Valley will rejuvenate your senses.
Famous peaks like Deo Tibba and Indrasan add to the trekkers’ delight on the way to the top. You will also experience the mesmerizing beauty of the Bara Shigri glacier.he last part of the trek involves a horizontal movement in the ridge while entering Lamadugh and it is one of the best small treks in Manali.
Location: The trek starts from Old Manali, from Manu Temple and moves towards Lamadugh. Important places that lie in this trek include Manikaran, Hadimba Temple and Manu Temple.
Altitude: 9900 feet
Duration: 2 DaysDifficulty Level: Easy to moderate
Bijli Mahadev Trek
This one day trek in Manali is known for the electrifying experience that the trekkers enjoy at the Bijli Mahadev Temple, located in the Kullu Valley, on the top of the Mathan Hills. Besides, the travellers will get a first-hand experience of the enriched legacy and culture of the region. You will come across a typical specimen of hill architecture in the temple.
Trekkers love to enjoy the tranquillity of the area. Look out for the colourful painting on the door of the temple and the finer details. Bijli Mahadev trek covers a varied landscape, including apple orchards, paddy fields, verdant forests and much more. The alluring visuals have been captivating travellers over the years.
Location: Located to the East of the Kullu valley, the trek commences from the Jana village, which passes through Naggar, and then the ascent begins.
Altitude: 8000 feet
Duration: 1 day
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Jogini Waterfall Trek
The Jogini Waterfall trek is noted for beautiful gorges and greenery of the vegetation around it, and you can watch the waterfall dropping from a height of 160 feet. It is among the easiest Short Treks in Manali. This trail has gained extensive popularity, as one can complete the trek in around 4 hours. The trekkers march through the trail, along with the apple plantations and pine trees.
This is among the best Short Treks in Manali, Cross your paths with a number of small rivulets that come crawling along the way. The path is dotted with a few guest houses and places to eat. Within an hour, you will be at the base of the fall, however, it will take a little more time to reach the top of the waterfall and three more hours to get across to the Vashisth Temple.
Location: The Jogini Waterfall Trek lies 7.5 Kms. from the Manali bus stand in Himachal Pradesh, close to the Vashisht Village.
Altitude: 6,700 feet
About Hampta Pass Trekking -
Hampta pass is elevated at an altitude of 14,100 Ft, surrounded by dense forest, snow bridges, and meadows which make this trek more exciting and thrilling to embark on. It is located amidst the green valleys and the magnificent view of a different world below, the beautiful yet deserted Lahaul. It is a confluence of three paths – Hampta Pass, Spiti, and Rohtang Pass and the green paradise will accompany you to achieve the maximum height. Doing the pass crossing, even with the scenery change is a great story of adventure. Pass through the massive rocks cuddling your way and capture the glowing snow-clad mountains.
Quick facts about Hampta Pass Trekking:
Maximum Altitude: 14,100ft
Trekking Distance: 35kms
Trek Difficulty Level: Moderate
Temperature Range: 13°C to 18°C in the day time and it falls into 0°C to 7°C at night.
Best time to travel: Mid June - September
Nearest railway station: Joginder Nagar railway station [163 km from Manali ]
Nearest airport: Kullu Manali Airport [ 50 km from Manali ]
ATM: You will find ATMs in Manali.
Start Point/End Point: Manali Base Camp
Start Point/End Point: Old ManaliStart Time/End Time: The trek starts at 10:00 AM on day 1 and ends around 01:00 PM on day 2
About the Solang Valley Trek:
Solang Valley is one of the most gorgeous and adventurous places to visit in Manali. It is located between the Solang village and Beas Kund and offers majestic views of glaciers and snow-capped mountains. This dazzling valley is one of the most picturesque sights in Manali and is located at an average altitude of 8,448 ft above sea level.
Solang Valley is about 9 km from Manali, and your route will give you views of the Kullu Valley and the Beas river below. The Solang Valley trek takes you through pine forests and over rocky trails, and past the ancient villages of Shang and Burua, where you'll get a glimpse of rural Himachali life.
In winters, the giant slope of Solang valley is fully covered with snow and makes it one of the best skiing destinations in India. You can also enjoy snowmobile, tubing, and other snow activities. Snow melts during the summer months and the ice slopes will turn into the lush green meadows which makes this place perfect for zorbing, ATV ride, paragliding, and horse riding.
After reaching the top, you can relax into the allotted camps and enjoy the music session to be organized at the campsite is the cherry on the top. The package includes a packed lunch, dinner and a breakfast
Trekking distance: 9 km
Maximum Altitude: 8,448 ft
Difficulty Level: Easy
Electricity: There will be no electricity at the campsite
ATM: Manali is the last point where you will get the ATM on this trek
How to reach the Solang Valley trek starting point?
You have to report at the camps at Old Manali which is the starting point of the trek and it is around 2 km from Mall Road of Manali. Many local means of transport and private cabs are available from Mall Road to reach Old Manali.
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
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.
About Deo Tibba Base Camp Trek:
The Deo Tibba Trek offers a great view of the snow-clad peaks of Deo Tibba (6001m) and Indrasan (6220m) along with the glaciers of Jagatsukh and Deo Tibba. If the idea of trekking to Deo Tibba brings out the vision of scenic mountains and lush meadows and beautiful peaks, then you have indeed landed up at the right place. Chikka, Seri, Tainta, and mini Chandra Tal are the scenic destinations of your trek which give you ample time to observe the purest form of nature abundant with alpine flowers, the glimpses of the famous peaks, the rivulets, and the popular Ravi River. Camping amidst the landscapes will be an entertaining option as well to sleep under the sky looking at the twinkling stars.
Also, for the shutterbugs and nature lovers, this trek is just another heaven. The sterile scenery in the upper regions and the green valley below make the trail awe-inspiring. Spend some time staring at the distant peaks or just admire the stunning waterfall you will definitely fall in love with this Deo Tibba trek.
It's an exciting overnight trek that will start from Camp Exotica at Hallan, and you will continue the trek towards Pandu Ropa. You'll walk through a forest of pine trees, and then leave the tree line behind as you hike up the alpine meadow. Once you reach your destination, explore the place around you and bonfire before retiring at camps for the night. You get to see spectacular views of Kullu and Solang Valley on this trek. The entire place is frequently sanitized following all protocols to ensure maximum safety of all guests.
Next day, start the trek from Pandu Ropa and back to Hallan and enjoy the remainder of your stay at the camp.
The trek is beginner-friendly so people who have never hiked before but are fit enough to walk in the mountains with a backpack can also join.