Kheerganga Trek, Kasol

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Trip Highlights

  • Hike the scenic Kheerganga trail in the heart of the Himalayas, offering transition from lush pine forests to vibrant meadows with panoramic vistas of the Parvati Valley.

  • Trek to the mystical Rudra Nag and capture the awe-inspiring beauty of the snake-shaped cascade of the waterfall along with its surrounding landscapes.

  • Spot the rare Himalayan birds, playful langurs, and vibrant wildflowers, adding charm and an element of wildlife adventure to your thrilling trek.

  • Soak in the clear skies, offering spectacular views of the constellations and make an unforgettable night camping under a blanket of stars.

  • Take a dip into the warm, mineral-rich water of Parvati Kund against the crisp mountain air, creating a mystical sensation that rejuvenates both body and soul.

INR 2,190
INR 3,700
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What’s inside the package?
1 night stay in Kasol
1 night stay in Kheerganga
Trek to Kheerganga from Barshaini
Downhill Trek to Barshaini
Trek to Chalal Village | Descend Back to Kasol
Daily Breakfast
Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, guide, cook and Support staff
Trek equipments: Sleeping bag, mattress, tent (twin sharing), kitchen & dinning tent, toilet tent, utensils and crampon (if required).
First aid medical kits, stretcher and oxygen cylinder
Expenses of a personal nature.
Meals not mentioned in the itinerary or inclusions
Travel Insurance
Any personal expenses

Know Before You Go

  • In case of operational issues, camps will be pitched at Rudra Nag.
  • 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.
  • Water is very precious, so conservation is appreciated.
  • Avoid using earphones during the trek; this might hinder your audibility.
  • Avoid using plastic bags and maintain the ecological balance of the destinations.
  • Guidelines issued by the State-Government is to be followed. Social distancing to be maintained. Frequent hand sanitisation and use of mask recommended.
  • Please provide a valid ID at the time of check-in.
  • The exact location will be shared with you post-booking.
  • Neat and clean vehicle for the journey with experienced driver especially for hilly terrains available.
  • All the activities depend upon the weather.
  • 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.
  • Forest entry charge INR 50 extra.
  • Trekking experience are totally weather permitted
  • In any unforeseen circumstance( landslides or heavy snowfall) if Kheerganga Trek cannot be conducted then any alternate trek will be conducted or alternative will be provided by the operator as per their discretion based on the situation and availability.
  • Permit charges are not included in the Kheerganga trek package.
  • It is recommended to carry enough warm clothes and the right kind of shoes for the Kheerganga trekking.
  • Avoid consumption of alcohol or any other intoxicants during the Kasol to Kheerganga trek.
  • Any personal expenses, items of personal nature, meals not mentioned, etc. will not be in part of the Kheerganga trek package.
  • Consult a physician before undertaking the Kheer ganga trek. Carry basic medications and a first-aid kit during the trek.
  • The Kheerganga trek from Kasol takes place through an eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites. Travellers littering may be fined.
  • In case, the Kheerganga 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.
  • Children under the age of 7 years are not recommended for Kheerganga trek from Kasol.
  • The actual camp may vary due to a variety of reasons like availability, quality, no of bookings, maintenance etc

Additional Information

About the Kheerganga Trekking:

Kheerganga trek is the most recommended one among all the treks in Parvati valley and takes you through some amazing scenery. It needs neither too much time nor any prior trekking experience which makes it perfect for any beginner trekker or a backpacker.

While strolling through the magnificent landscape of Himachal Pradesh, you will be treated to majestic sights of nature. On the trail, pass a few wooden bridges and some slippery sections. 

During this part of the Kheerganga trek from Kasol, your eyes also feast on many picturesque waterfalls, remember to take pictures of every single one of these.

Departure Dates (2024)





Kheerganga Trekking Quick Facts:

  • Start/End Point: Kasol Base Camp
  • Start Time/End Time of Trip: 09:00 AM (Day 1) and around 3:00 PM (Day 3)
  • Kheerganga Trek Height: 9600 ft.
  • Best Time to Go: Throughout the Year
  • Temperature Range:  Day: 8°C to 15°C; and Night: 0°C to 3°C
  • Kheerganga Trekking Distance: 14 KM
  • ATM: Last ATM is in Kasol
  • Mobile Network: BSNL works the best in these areas
  • Trekking Gradient: Easy

Kheerganga Trek Package Inclusions:

➔ Stay: Accommodation in tents on sharing basis

➔ Meals Plan: First Day dinner,2nd Day: Breakfast and inner and 3rd Day: Breakfast will be included

➔ Professional Trek Leader cum Guide (Certified Trek Guide)

➔ Activities: Trekking & Camping

➔ Camping Equipment - Tent + Sleeping Bag + Matts

How to Reach:

By Air: The nearest airport to Kasol is the Kullu Manali Airport, also known as Bhuntar Airport. Direct flights are available from New Delhi, which takes approximately 1.5 hours. The connecting flights from major cities are available from Mumbai and Bangalore, which takes up to 7 hours. However, the time varies depending on your layover, which majorly would be New Delhi. Some airlines flying on this route are Alliance Air, IndiGo, and Air India. Further, from Bhuntar, you can take a car or a taxi to reach Bhuntar, which is approx 1.5 hours away covering a distance of 30 km. 

By Train: The nearest railway station from Kasol is Joginder Nagar Railway Station, which is located in Himachal Pradesh. Some of the trains that you can travel from include Ptk Jdnx Passenger, Kir Fzr Special, and Shc-Srgr Special. It is 144 km away from Kasol, and you can cover the distance by hiring a cab. Moreover, you can travel by bus, which will drop you off at Manikaran, which is approximately 6 km from Kasol. 

By Road: Kheer Ganga trek is approximately 23 km from Kasol. There are many buses and local or shared cabs which will drop you at Barshaini. It is the starting point of the KheerGanga Trek and is 16 km far from Kheer Ganga.


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What is the best time to go for Kheerganga trek?

You can go for Kheerganga Trek year-round, as each season offers a unique experience. The peak season for taking up this trek is the summer season, starting from April to June. You may find less crowds during the months of December to February In winter, though some of the trek routes might be closed due to heavy snowfall. During the shoulder season, from July to November, you’ll find the trek route to be less crowded due to monsoon. Although, the trek during this season promises to offer some of the most picturesque views. Thrillophilia’s Kasol Kheerganga trek package, offers you 24*7 customer services, on-ground assistance and expert guidance, whenever you plan your trek at any time of the year. 

How do I get to Kheerganga?

For tourists, who want to come to Kheerganga from Delhi, firstly they need to reach Kasol then report to Bharsaini. There is no direct road or rail connectivity from Delhi to Kasol.

By road – From Delhi, you can take a bus from ISBT Kashmiri Gate, R K Ashram Metro Station and Majnu-Ka-Tila and arrive at Kullu or Manali. From there, you need to travel until Bhuntar. Again from Bhuntar, you can take a local bus and finally reach Kasol.

By rail – Pathankot and Joginder Nagar are the nearest railway stations to Kasol. You need to reach either Pathankot or Joginder Nagar by train from Delhi, and take local transport to reach Kasol.

By flight – Bhuntar Airport is the nearest airport to Kasol, located 31 km away. You can take a direct flight from Delhi to Kullu. From there, there is another flight to reach Bhuntar airport. Once you reach Kasol, there are trek operators arranging your transport from Kasol to Bharsaini.

What is Kheerganga famous for?

Needless to say, Kheerganga is always famous for trekking and camping activities. Located in the Himalayan mountain ranges, it captivates tourists with awe-struck attractions and a soothing climate to stay in. People, who are tired with the bustling city life, they can come and rekindle their zeal and energy with fresh air and beautiful environment. Going for a Kheergang Trek is a one-of-a-kind experience, where many trek lovers rush to this spot and exploit the colorful creations of Mother Earth.

After reaching the place, you can explore the local community’s tradition and culture. There will be plenty of villages, dotted with amazing restaurants. Here, the food is not only unique but also rich in taste and medicinal values. When we talk about Kheerganga, Kasol and Parvati valley are like its siblings which can’t be missed.

What is the height of Kheerganga trek?

The highest point of the Kheerganga trek stands at an elevation of 9,600 feet and the total distance covered to complete the trek is about 14km that can be covered in 2 days of time.

Is Kheerganga trek difficult?

Absolutely No! If you are a beginner and are looking for a place for your first trekking experience then Kheerganga is the right pick for you. The initial stages of the trek are quite easy and you need not prepare yourself for it. But there are few pathways that are a little difficult but doable at the same time.

Can we stay at Kheerganga?

Yes! You can stay and camp for the night relaxing in the tranquillity of the nearby peaks and valleys. You can book a tent at Kheerganga along with your Kheerganga trek. The Kheerganga trekking will take around 5–7 hours approximately uphill, depending on your speed. After the trek, you can spend a night at this serene location in Himachal Pradesh.

Is camping included in Kheerganga trek?

Since the Kheerganga trekking package will span for around 2 days, a camping session of one night will be included in it. You will be provided with the dome tents with an option of twin triple and quad sharing as per your choice. The whole session of camping will surely be dreamy and comfortable considering the facilities offered by Thrillophilia. 

How far is Kheerganga from Kasol?

The distance between Kasol and Kheerganga is 20- 22 km. Kasol is the meeting place of incredible treks. Once you arrive at Kasol, you will be loaded by plenty of buses and private autos, takes you to Bharsaini. It is located 16 km away from Kasol. From Bharsaini, you can reach Kheerganga via Kalga village or Nakthan village. Both the routes require trekking and climbing.

Is there snow in Kheerganga?

Yes. You might witness snow in the upper regions of Kheerganga. There are numerous mountain peaks covered with snow covered during the cold season. Many trekkers have taken pictures of snow-capped mountains. However, one cannot go for trekking when there is snowfall as it might cause hindrance to trekkers and block the passages.

Is Kheerganga open all year around?

Yes, Kasol Kheerganga trek is open all year round so you can plan your trip as per your availability and seasonal preferences. The summer season is termed as peak season, as the climate conditions are pleasant and comfortable for trekking. During the winter season, you may find snow-capped mountains providing a breathtaking view of the surroundings. Moreover, it is often suggested to avoid visiting in the monsoon season due to rainfall as the trails get slippery and it gets a bit difficult to trek.

What is the starting and ending point of the Kheerganga Trek?

The starting and ending point of the Kheerganga Trek is Bharsaini. The trekking starts from this place, where you can make a thorough check before kick-start. Similarly, on Day 2 of your trail, after finishing your breakfast, you need to reach Bharsaini safely. From there, there are local cabs and other facilities available to go to Kasol.

What kind of shoes are suitable for Kheerganga trek?

The shoes which are of proper size, have spikes, are sturdy as well as being waterproof can be termed as perfect for the Kheerganga trek from Kasol. You can easily find similar shoes by Quechua or Woodland from local stores which are budget-friendly as well as have a very nice quality. 

Can we trek Kheerganga in December?

Yes, we trek Kheerganga in December as the pathways are all snow-covered and the views will make you fall in love with the place. At this time, the temperature ranges between mild 3 degrees to 14 degrees celsius and is accompanied by the spine-chilling breezes. If snow is something that you love then you can head to Kheerganga this month.

What is the temperature of the Kheerganga trek?

The temperature of Kheerganga trek varies with the seasons in the winter months it ranges between 3 to 15 degrees celsius and in summers 15 to 30 degrees celsius. Apart from this, in monsoons, the temperature varies from 10 to 16 degrees celsius.

Is Kheerganga trek suitable for beginners?

Yes, the Kheerganga trek is a choice with no regrets for both beginners and experienced trekkers. The initial stages of the trek are quite easy and you need not prepare yourself for them but the final ascend needs little tricks.

Is Kheerganga trek open in January?

Yes, the Kheerganga trek is open in the month of January and offers a combination of thrill and beautiful views. At this time, you can not only witness the sparkling white snow but you can also beat the spine-chilling breeze that brims over in the air. Trekking in this month is a little difficult as the mercury meters drop too low and make the experience a little difficult.

Can we go to Kheerganga by car?

Yes, You can travel by car or bike till Barshaini from there you need to trek to Kheerganga which is 14 km from there. Kheerganga is also a calm and spectacular trek, a bit difficult as compared to Triund.

The Kheerganga trek is one of the most astonishing treks that you can take, it’s around 9600 feet elevation, in the route you will trek through several hot sulfur springs. Enjoy nature and beauty as there are several small waterfalls during the whole trek.

Is Kheerganga trek safe in July?

Kheerganga trek is mostly open throughout the year for trekking, but the heavy monsoon months between July and August are usually avoided by trekkers as the trail tends to become more slippery and muddy. The heavy rain also blocks the mesmerizing views from the top during the monsoon season.

What are the other inclusions of the Kheerganga trek package?

Thrillophilia’s Kasol Kheerganga trek package is inclusive of accommodations, meals, tour guides, permits, and travel vouchers. We provide 24*7 customer service, expert guidance with all the necessary information and on-ground assistance for your seamless trek experience. Moreover, you can personalise your package and get a well-designed itinerary that matches your preferences.

What are some of the important tips for Kheerganga trek?

  • The climatic conditions along the trail of Kheerganga trek from Kasol might vary from place to place, therefore pack accordingly.
  • Do not forget to bring personal medication.
  • The trek is not very difficult, however, make sure that you have a little knowledge about trekking.
  • You will be camping amidst nature, thus one must not expect luxuries as well as not waste any kind of food and water.
  • At all times, follow the guidelines and do not trek far away from your group.

What are the other places to visit near Kheerganga?

  • Parvati River Stream: With its gurgling white waters, the river stream of Parvati will excite all nature lovers. Visit the stream on your way to Kheerganga and get enchanted with the views of the gurgling stream.
  • Hot water springs: On your way to Kheerganga, you will find several hot water springs where you can take a break to enjoy some time refreshing. The springs will not only refresh you but will also provide you with several scenic spots to click pictures at. 
  • Chalal: Located at an altitude of 5300 feet, this small town is dotted with numerous big wonders. From rolling hills to small cottages, this place has a pure old-world charm. 
  • Rasol: Located amidst the Parvati Valley, this quaint town is loaded with some of the most majestic wonders of nature as well as loving locals. A visit here will provide you with an idea of what simple living feels like.

Which are the other best Himachal treks that we can book from Thrillophilia?

Here is the list of best treks in Himachal that you can book from Thrillophilia:

  1. Bhrigu Lake Trek
  2. Beas Kund Trek
  3. Prashar Lake Trek
  4. Triund Trek
  5. Pin Parvati Trek