Beas Kund Trek, Manali

Day in
Day in
Jaralu Thach
Day in
Beas Kund
Day in
Solang Valley
Stay Included
Breakfast Included
Sightseeing Included

Trip Highlights

  • Get ready to embark on a journey that's more than just a hike – it's a chance to reconnect with nature, and discover the source of the mighty Beas River.

  • Feel the exhilaration of pushing your limits and reaching each summit with a sense of accomplishment that will be rewarding with breathtaking views.

  • Get amazed by the pristine emerald lake - Bead Kund, surrounded by the towering mountains.

  • Share stories around a crackling campfire, forging lasting memories with your fellow adventurers.

INR 5,299
INR 6,599
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What’s inside the package?
1 night stay in Manali
1 night stay in Jaralu Thach
1 night stay in Beas Kund
Trek from Solang Valley to Jaralu Thach
Trek from Jaralu Thach to Beas Kund
Downhill Trek from Jaralu Thach to Solang Valley
Daily Breakfast
Expenses of a personal nature.
Meals not mentioned in the itinerary or inclusions
Domestic flight tickets
Travel Insurance
Any personal expenses

Know Before You Go

  • 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.
  • Pay heed to the trek guides and instructors in order to enjoy a safe and sound trek.
  • Avoid consumption of alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.
  • 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.
  • Do not encourage trekking during the night unless it is a part of the itinerary and a guide is with you; this might lead to unforeseen mishaps.
  • Avoid using earphones during the trek; this might hinder your audibility.
  • Avoid using plastic bags and maintain the ecological balance of the destinations.
  • In case, the trek needs to be cancelled, the authorities should be informed beforehand.
  • Professional guide(s) are available to ensure high safety and more information and personal attention which are necessary to appreciate a trek.
  • Neat and clean vehicle for the journey with experienced driver especially for hilly terrains available.
  • Camping is very basic in nature. One must not expect luxuries. Electricity may be available only at a few locations.
  • Mobile & laptop charging points may/may not be available on campsites at a common point.
  • Carry dry snacks/food from home (you will save a lot of money). Carry water bottles with you, so that you can refill.
  • Keep your luggage minimum; the more you carry, the more you hassle.
  • Consult a physician before undertaking the Beas Kund trek. Carry basic medications and a first-aid kit during the trek.
  • It is recommended to carry enough warm clothes and the right kind of shoes for the Beas Kund trek.
  • Any personal expenses, items of personal nature, meals not mentioned, etc. will not be in part of the Beas kund trek package.

Additional Information

About the Beas Kund Trek:

Embark on an enthralling trekking expedition with this Beas Kund Trek that lets you traverse through the lush green grasslands and tall mountains of this scenic location, Manali. Soothe your senses with the views of the picturesque lake through which the river Beas emerges and spot a contrasting sight of the crystal clear waters of the river, based amidst the eye-catching mountain peaks of Pir Panjal.

Conquer the mighty mountains of Himachal Pradesh and reach an altitude of 3,810 meters to catch glimpses of summit views of big mountains of Manali like Friendship Peak, Shitidhar, Ladakhi, and Hanuman Tibba.

Besides, you can treat your eyes with the rare glimpses of Mt Indrasen, Deo Tibba, and more such peaks from the Pir Panjal range, if you are fortunate enough. Enjoy a delightful camping session during the thrilling trekking expedition, when you spend the chilly night stargazing at the vast expanse of star-studded night skies in your tent.

Beas Kund Trek Quick Facts:

  • Beas Kund Trek Distance: 16 km
  • Beas Kund Trek Height:12,772 ft
  • Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate 
  • Electricity: There will be no electricity at the campsite on the trek.
  • ATM: Manali is the last point where you will get ATM
  • Start Point/End Point: Beas Kund Trek starts from Old Manali and ends at Solang Valley
  • Start Time/End Time: The trek starts at 10:00 AM (Day 1) and ends around 2:00 PM (Day 3).

Beas Kund Trek Package Inclusions:

  • Stay: Dome tents on sharing basis
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
  • Highly experienced guide
  • Activities: Trekking & Camping

How to reach:

The Beas Kund trek itinerary begins at Manali. From there, you will be transferred to a predecided spot in Solang Valley, which is the starting point of the Beas Kund trek. To reach Manali, you can take the following routes.

By Air: Manali's closest airport is Kullu-Manali Airport, which is also called Bhuntar Airport. It provides easy access to flights from India's main cities like New Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata. The average flight time is about 1.5 to 2 hours. The 50-kilometre trip to Manali from the airport can be covered by a cab or bus. This trip usually takes 1.5 to 2 hours.

By Train: The nearest railway station to Manali is the Ambala Cantt railway station. It is well-connected to nearby cities like Delhi, Chandigarh and Amritsar. This station is situated 200 kilometres away from Manali, which can be covered easily via public bus transport in 10 hours. Dauladhar Express, Shan-e-Punjab Express, and Himalayan Queen Express are 3 popular trains that can take you to Ambala Cantt railway station. 

By Road: You can reach Manali via car from nearby cities like Delhi, Amritsar, Chandigarh, Shimla, and others. Also, HRTC (Himachal Road Transport Corporation) buses and deluxe VOLVO buses run regularly on the highways NH-03, and NH-205, to take you to Manali. The approximate time taken for the trip to Manali from these major cities ranges between 8-12 hours.


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What is the best time to visit Beas Kund Trek?

The months of May and June, along with September and October, are the best times to go for the Beas Kund trek. In May and June, the paths are less snowy, making them easier for trekking. The scenery around the trekking routes is also beautiful, with flowers in full bloom and lots of lush greenery. September through October is also a good time because of the pleasant weather conditions. The trails are also less busy, so trekkers can enjoy the peaceful beauty of the area.

What is the cost of the Beas Kund trek?

The Beas Kund trek cost can range around INR 5500 per adult. This cost includes all the travel expenses, including local transportation, accommodation, guides, and meals. So, you can rest assured of a well-rounded and well-covered trip. This Beas Kund trek price can also change based on the vehicle you select based on the size of your group.  

What is the Beas Kund Trek distance?

The Beas Kund trek is 16 kilometres long which usually takes 2 days to finish. Views of the Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges, lush vegetation meadows and clear alpine lakes are mesmerising. You walk through different types of terrain, such as dense forests and rugged trails. It is a moderate-level trek, so both new and expert hikers can do it.

What is Beas Kund Height?

Beas Kund Height is 12,772 ft above the ground. From this point, you can take a look at the bountiful peaks and soothe your soul with the vistas it offers. To reach out to the peak you will need about 3 to 4 hours depending upon your speed of trekking.

How many kilometers is the Beas Kund Trek?

The Beas Kund Trek is 16 kilometres long and it takes about 2 days to finish. It is an enjoyable trek that begins in the Solang Valley. During this journey, you go through lush green meadows, thick pine forests, and rocky terrains. Then, you slowly climb to the beautiful alpine lake of Beas Kund. This trek also offers you breathtaking views of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks like Hanuman Tibba and Friendship Peak.

Where does Beas Kund Trek start from?

The Beas Kund Trek typically starts from the Solang Valley in Manali. You start your trek by following a clear path through the woods. Then you can move on to vast meadows, make your way up the rocky areas, and cross some river bridges. Eventually, you reach the peaceful Beas Kund, a famous glacial lake of the Himalayas.

Is it difficult to trek Beas Kund?

Speaking of the difficulty levels of the Beas Kund trek, it is moderate and even a beginner can do it. The trek route is not that long and can be completed in 3-4 hours only that makes it a great choice for the first-timers. In the beginning, the path is quite easy but the final ascend is a little arduous but is a doable one.

Where is Beas kund situated?

Beas Kund is situated in the Dhauladhar range of the Himalayas and said to be the original source of the Beas River. It is located at an elevation of 12,772 ft above sea level in the Kullu district.

How is Beas Kund Weather?

Beas Kund weather remains cool in most of the months. The temperature drops down to 0 degrees in the winter but the summers are quite comforting with a temperature range of 10 degrees to 18-degree celsius. The precipitation is not much high that makes the air humidity-free and apt for trekking.

What is Beas Kund Trek famous for?

Beas Kund is famous for being an average-altitude trek that is rich with picturesque views. Because the trail is easy to moderate, it's a popular choice for many people who are beginners. At Dhundi's camping spots, you can enjoy nature at its finest, with views of tall mountains in the background. The walk begins in Solang Nallah, known as the adventurer's paradise because of its gorgeous verdant meadows. You keep on walking alongside the shepherd's trails, taking in the sights of the residents and their livestock. Some of the best parts of this trip are seeing wild plants and animals, camping under the stars, and crossing rapids.

Can Beas Kund Trek be done in one day?

One day is technically enough to complete the Beas Kund Trek, however, it is not recommended. With its varied terrain and gradual ascent, this 16-kilometre walk is moderately challenging. For safety reasons and to get the most out of the experience, the trek should be spread out over 2 to 3 days. This will give you plenty of time to get used to the altitude and enjoy the beautiful scenery in a relaxing manner.

What kind of shoes I should have?

For the trek, suitable shoes are sports shoes as they are comfortable and make tracing the terrain an easy task. Apart from this, you can wear running shoes as they offer great grip and saves your foot from the bone-chilling breeze. If you are traveling in the peak winter months, them make sure that you wear boots as the route is all snow-covered.

What kind of accommodation will be provided in Beas Kund Trek?

Your Beas Kund trek will last for around 4 days and 3 nights. To make you feel back at home, you will be first accommodated in Swiss tents on day 1. You can avail of the Swiss stay facility either on a twin or triple or quad sharing basis. Your selection for the same will depend on the size of your group. All the Swiss Tents have attached bathrooms. Also, there are dome tent facilities available on a twin or triple or quad sharing basis. You will be accommodated in Dome tents on days 2 and 3 of your trekking adventure.

What are the essential things to pack for Beas Kund trek?

  • Carry a 60l backpack and extra warm clothing.
  • Keep thermal innerwear, a fleece jacket, gloves,1 track pants, woolen cap, 3 pairs of socks, waterproof hiking shoes, quick-dry towel, and a few t-shirts.
  • Apart from clothes, carry sunscreen, sunglasses and a sun hat to protect yourself from the harmful rays of the sun.
  • Keep a torch, power bank, sanitizers and toilet roll, chocolates and snacks, moisturizer and lip balm, and other basic necessities like your personal medication.
  • You can also bring a camera to capture the mesmerizing views.

What is the difficulty level of Beas Kund Trek?

The difficulty level of Beas Kund Trek is moderate. It takes you trekking through a variety of terrains, such as rocky roads and steep ascents. The trail can be covered without advanced mountaineering skills. However, some parts of the trail may test your mental and physical strength. Thus, it is suggested that you start getting ready for the trip at least three months ahead of time.

Is it a good trek for first-timer?

Yes, Beas Kund Trek most good for first timers as it is a small trek and the terrain is an easy one. Apart from this, all the safety measures are taken by the guides and they will make your experience even more wonderful and safe.

How far is Beas Kund from Manali? How to Reach from there?

Beas kund is approximately 17 km away from Manali. You can hire a taxi from Manali and a short drive (12 km) to Solang Nallah will take you to the starting point of Beas kund trek. From this point, you will trek your way up to the highest point.

How to reach Beas Kund from Delhi?

You can reach Beas Kund from Delhi by taking a flight to Kullu Aiport, the closest one to Manali. On the other hand, you can board an overnight bus/train to Manali while travelling with our Beas Kund trek packages. The trek begins in Solang Valley, which can be reached by taxi or local bus from Manali. From here, you can follow the well-marked path to the beautiful glacial lake of Beas Kund, which is located in the lap of the lofty Himalayan peaks.

How is Beas Kund Trek in March?

The month of March is one of the best months to visit Beas Kund trek as the temperature ranges between 2.9 degrees Celsius to -5.7 degrees Celsius. Apart from this, the precipitation is 99 mm that makes the weather just perfect for trekking. One must ensure that they carry sleeping bags and enough woolens with themselves as the temperature drops at night

How is Beas Kund Trek in September?

Tracing the beautiful Beas Kund in the month of September is a choice with no regrets as the temperature ranges between 5-degree Celsius to 15 degrees Celsius and precipitation is about 75 mm. If you wish to stay away from heaps of snow and scorching sun, then this is the best time for you.

How is Beas Kund Trek in January?

The month of January is considered as one of the best months to visit Beas Kund trek as the temperature ranges between -11 degrees Celsius to -3 degrees Celsius and is a delight for the snow lovers. Apart from this, the precipitation is 71 mm that makes the weather just perfect for trekking as it is not humid at all. Make sure that you wear enough woollens as the temperature bar is on a constant drop in this month.

Which peaks are visible from Beas Kund?

The majestic peaks that are visible from Beas Kund are Ladakhi Peak, Shitidhar Peak, Hanuman Tibba, and Friendship Peak. You can also see the Pir Panjal Range at a distance. These huge mountains make a beautiful background for the pristine glacial lake of Beas Kund.

Which river originates from Beas Kund?

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