Difficult Treks in Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh Difficult Treks Packages

Duration Price
Pin Parvati Trek, Himachal Pradesh10 days & 9 nights
INR 43,550
Friendship Peak Trek, Manali7 days & 6 nights
INR 34,500
Kanamo Peak Trek in Spiti Valley7 days & 6 nights
INR 35,000

Pin Parvati Trek, Indrahar Pass Trek, Bhrigu Lake Trek, Hampta Pass Trek, Kareri Lake trek, Bhaba Pass trek, Beas Kund Trek, Deo Tibba Trek, Sar Pass trek, Triund trek

Thrill your mind, body, and soul by setting out to explore some of the most remote valleys and villages of the Himalayas. Thrillophilia offers you a diverse variety of difficult treks in Himachal Pradesh that can change your perception about this adventure. Trek along the trails of the Pin Parvati trek and the Hampta Pass trek, crossing rugged ridges and some of the most challenging passes.

If you are an experienced trekker, you can consider experiencing the Pin Bhaba Pass trek, Beas Kund trek, Deo Tibba trek, and the Sar Pass trek. Explore the quaint hamlets of Himachal and marvel at some splendid views of the snow-capped peaks on these journeys. On the other hand, if you are looking for a relatively shorter trek that provides the equal level of excitement, you can go for the Kareri lake trek, Bhrigu Lake trek, and the Indrahar Pass trek.

Treat your adrenaline by going for some of the most difficult treks in Himachal Pradesh as the more challenging the trail, the more rewarding the experience. Undertaking these treks and journeys can prove to be quite tough, so make sure that you are well-prepared physically as well as mentally.

Thrillophilia’s trek tours are inclusive of comfortable accommodations, transfers, meals, and all basic necessities such as first-aid kits, sleeping bags, and professional guides. So, you can focus on the trail without any hassle or distractions while undertaking any of the difficult treks in Himachal Pradesh.

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Himachal Pradesh Difficult Treks FAQs

What is the best time to trek in Himachal Pradesh?

One can trek in Himachal at any time of the year. This enchanting destination is filled with numerous trails and peaks that allure trekkers from all over the world. The land of Himachal provides something for all kinds of trekkers, starting from very easy weekend treks to challenging week-long experiences. Friendship Peak trek, Solang Valley trek, Beas Kund trek, and Sar Pass trek are some examples of the same.

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Which is the most difficult trek in Himachal Pradesh?

Pin Parvati trek is generally considered to be the toughest trek in Himachal Pradesh. Apart from this, there are several tough treks that pose challenging terrains to experienced trekkers, like the Bara Bhangal trek and the Rupin Pass trek. The travellers are needed to be very skillful in using the trekking gears during such difficult treks. Physical strength and proper preparation are two mandatory requirements to ensure while going for the challenging treks.

Which is the highest peak trek in Himachal Pradesh?

The Yunam Peak Trek is the highest peak to conquer in Himachal Pradesh. It stands tall at an altitude of 20,042 feet, high above all the others in the region. This trek is considered to be difficult, requiring technical knowledge and skills. For the trekkers who are willing to embark upon this trek, it is necessary to have high physical fitness, stamina, and endurance levels.

Which are the most popular treks in Himachal Pradesh?

Some of the most popular treks in Himachal Pradesh are Rupin Pass trek, Sar Pass trek, Hampta Pass trek, Deo Tibba trek, Har Ki Dun trek.
1. Rupin Pass trek- Walk along the beautiful Rupin river, crossing expansive valleys and ridges on this popular trek. The trail is lined with Oak, Pine, and Deodar trees that stand tall, adding to the majesty of the scenery.
2. Sar Pass trek- Behold the stunning views of the Parvati Valley from the Sar top. You can also view Manikaran, Tosh Valley, Nagaru, and the Biskeri Thatch on this trek, providing you with a wholesome experience.
3. Hampta Pass trek- The trail of this trek takes you from Kullu Valley to Spiti Valley, covering a diverse range of landscapes and terrains. This is one of the difficult treks in Himachal pradesh, that can fill you with a wild sense of adventure.
4. Buran Ghati trek- The Buran Ghati trek is a fairly famous trek that offers you mesmerising views of vast meadows and the famous Chandernahan lake. The trail takes you through the Pabbar Valley of Shimla to the Baspa Valley of Kinnaur, offering a diverse range of sceneries.
5. Beas Kund trek- Bless your eyes with the glory of the Dhauladhar ranges while undertaking the Beas Kund trek. You can also view the Pir Panjal ranges upon reaching this lake, which is laden with numerous cultural and mythological legends.

Can a Hampta Pass trek be done in one day?

It is possible to trek to and fro Hampta Pass from Sia Goru in a day. You will be covering around 7 kilometres in around 8 hours, as the terrain is very challenging in this area. Especially with the presence of snow and steep ascents, the trekkers might take even longer to make this journey. It is a difficult trek in Himachal Pradesh for the beginners, and moderate for the experienced, so the time taken to complete this trek can differ largely.

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What are the Moderate treks in Himachal Pradesh?

There are several moderate treks in Himachal Pradesh like the Deo Tibba trek, Jalori Pass trek, Buran Ghati trek, Kugti Pass trek, and the Pin Bhaba trek.
1. Deo Tibba trek- Taking you through the remote hamlet of Khanol and the ascending valley of Seri, the Deo Tibba trekking trail is a marvellous one. Delve into the natural wonders that this trek offers, and enjoy a truly calming experience.
2. Jalori Pass trek- Walk through the dense Oak and pine forests as you make your way from Jibhi to the Jalori pass. From there you can visit the Serolsar lake and the Raghupur Garh fort, India’s highest altitude fort.
3. Buran Ghati trek- Witness the Dayara meadows and the Chandra Nahan lake while trekking to Buran Ghati. Enjoy the jaw-dropping beauty of the Himalayas while crossing streams, climbing ridges, and walking through the vast meadows and dense forests of Litham.
4. Kugti Pass trek- Brace yourselves be surprised by the immensely vast stretches of snow in the Chamba Valley. Pass breathtaking glaciers, frozen lakes, and ice falls, as you walk up to the Kugti Pass, one of the most popular passes in Himachal Pradesh.
5. Pin Bhaba trek- Watch the landscape change from verdant meadows of Shimla, to the barren mountains of Kaza in Spiti. You can also admire the Chandratal Lake on this trek, enriching your trekking experience two-fold.

What is the difficulty level of Pin Parvati Trek?

The difficulty level of the Pin parvati trek is hard. Only experienced trekkers who are accustomed with climbing and trekking gears along with other technical equipment can undertake this trek with ease. It is a 10-day long trek that truly tests your stamina, fitness, and endurance levels. It is considered to be one of the most difficult treks in Himachal Pradesh, so it is suggested to prepare well for it. 

Is the Indrahar trek difficult?

Yes, the Indrahar trek is considered to be a moderately-difficult trek. The trail of this trek takes you though some of the most picturesque places in the Dhauladhar range. Witness some stunning sights on your way to the Indrahar top, crossing rugged terrains, steep climbs, and camping in isolated caves. Explore the Lahesh caves, camp in Illaqa, and visit the Kareri lake as well as the Triund top en-route to the summit.

What are the best winter treks in Himachal Pradesh?

1. Pin Parvati trek- One of the most difficult treks in Himachal Pradesh to commence upon, this truly stands out from the other adventures. You can marvel at the spectacular views of the snow-capped mountains while climbing your way through challenging terrains.
2. Beas Kund trek- Explore the soothing views of this lake, located between the Pir Panjal ranges and the Dhauladhar ranges. Experience the splendour of the trails of this trek, passing through vast valleys and verdant slopes, and making your way to this lake.
3. Sar Pass trek- The Sar Pass trek offers trekking with unparalleled views of the Himalayan beauty. Make your way to the top, through landscapes blanketed in thick layers of snow, and immerse yourself in the surreal moment of achievement.
4. Kuari Pass Trek- It is one of the relatively easy treks in Himachal, and it can leave the trekkers awe-struck with the lovely views of Dronagiri and Nandagiri. As you walk through the stretches of pristine snow and mystic forests, you can also behold the enchanting views of the surrounding peaks.
5. Indrahar trek- Explore ancient Lahesh caves and experience camp stays in Illaqa as you make your way up to the Indrahar Pass. This pass lies on the border of Chamba and Kangra districts, thereby offering unforgettable panoramic views of the snow-capped Himalayas.

Himachal Pradesh Difficult Treks Reviews

Kamala Patel
Reviewed: 16 Mar 2020
I have never gone trekking before and was a little hesitant to go on this one, but my booking experience, guide, facilities and amenities made it one of the best vacations of my life! What a great way to discover the gorgeous state of Himachal Pradesh. Would recommend Thrillophilia tours to everyone... Read More
Chandi Khan
Reviewed: 12 Feb 2020
My wife and I are adventure-lovers and were looking for something unique to do for our honeymoon. We decided to book the Friendship Peak Trek package from Thrillophilia, and I just came back from a honeymoon beyond expectation. The hassle-free booking experience with the friendly staff and helpful g... Read More
Minakshi Devar
Reviewed: 27 Jun 2015
Well trekking on the hilly terrain of himalayas has always been my favourite trekking expedition. Spiti valley trekking has moderate trails and green surroundings. Better To go in summers, during rest of the season this Pin Parvati Pass experiences heavy snow fall so the condition becomes unfavourab... Read More
Minakshi Devar
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Aryan Devar
Reviewed: 14 Aug 2017
One of the most beautiful and eventful treks in North India is the Pin Parvati Trek. There are hundreds of amazing attractions throughout the route and the serenity is inimitable. The guide was supportive and friendly. We did not have many troubles during the trip except tiredness and delay by the t... Read More
Tanushri Shah
Reviewed: 14 Aug 2017
There is no other trek in India which is equal to Pin Parvathi trek- this is what I felt. It is such a brilliant place with a lot of sightseeing options too. Indeed, this trek is moderate at some places but challenging at some other regions. But for sure, everyone can enjoy walking along the meadows... Read More
Udit Mukhopadhyay
Reviewed: 14 Jun 2015
To be honest, this trek was quite average. I felt it was rushed up. However, what made this trek unique is the way it was planned and scheduled. I so loved this trek. I had a really great time here. This is mainly because it was well planned. Also, we had a super friendly, jovial, and a talkative tr... Read More
Udit Mukhopadhyay
Udit Mukhopadhyay
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