6: 00 PM Reporting at ISBT Delhi, Majnu Ka Tilla, Pal Travel Lines office to board your bus to Kasol. Overnight Volvo semi-sleeper bus journey till Kasol.
Reach Kasol. Report to base camp till 11:00 AM - Briefing Trek Preparation & window shopping. This day is kept free for your reporting only you can go to Manikaran or nearby market places such as Kasol for Shopping or needed equipment’s and other materials.
Kasol is the base for most of the trekking trails in Parvati valley. It is also known for authentic Israeli cuisine.
(Sufficient time would be given for visiting market and nearby places).
ACCOMMODATION IS PROVIDED BY US, FOODING WILL BE FROM YOURSIDE.
Wake up in the early morning get freshen up and get ready for the trek. 8: 15 AM - Luggage deposit. 8: 30 AM - Move from Kasol. It will take approximately 10 minutes to reach the trek trail. The trekking will start from Kasol to Grahan village. First drive on road till the trail starts. The trail leading up to the village is frequently used by the locals and you might found villagers passing by. The trail leads through lush green dense forest, streams and waterfalls. The trail is easy at initial. Soon the gradient transforms into rocky and steep after crossing the Grahan Nallah. As we get closer to the Grahan Village the trail becomes pretty steep for a while and the village is visible. The campsite at Grahan is located near to the village and is surrounded by the Rhododendron trees. Grahan village is as ancient as hundreds of years. One can charm traditional houses beautiful evenings and take pics of the locals near the camp. The beauty at the camp becomes more comfortable and scenic as one gets acquainted, this camp is heaven for photographers, artists and nature lovers. Spend the night at serene campsite. MEALS: ALL MEALS PROVIDED EXCEPT BREAKFAST.
Today we trek about 6 to 7 hours to Min Thach. The trail to Min Thach is usually used by the locals to take them livestock to higher pastures.
The trail offers great range of flora and fauna birds, insects etc.As we go higher the trail becomes steeper and leads into the woods. On the way we stop at amazing lunch point in between the forest at Ratapani.
The trail through the forest eventually opens up to a grassy patch of land. After that the forest will vanish slowly and open grounds and valleys are visible. One can admire the snowcapped mountains and valley below. Before approaching to the camp we have to climb a steep section. The Min Thach is located on the hillock and is surrounded by the flat rocks. The sunset and sunrises at this camp offers great views. One can also cherish gazing stars and milky way at night.
MEALS: ALL MEALS PROVIDED.
On this day make an early start to approach Nagaru. The trail today is comparatively steep than the previous route. It will take about 7 hrs. to reach Nagaru. The trail climbs through pastoral forests to snowcovered meadows, which makes it a little tricky. As you climb higher the air becomes thinner and you might face little altitude sickness such as headache, dizziness. These symptoms are normal reactions of the body. So take as much water and keep your hands, nose, eyes, and ears open to acclimatize better. But in any additional situation, we provide all the facilities including the first aid kit, portal oxygen, oximeter and pulse meter. While getting closer to the camp chilling winds hits on your face, which realizes one of the altitudes gained. The surroundings become more open and broad at these heights (12, 500ft.). It is the coldest campsite of the whole trek because of the gusty winds. The temperature can go below zero at night. Once you reach the campsite at Nagaru one would experience picturesque views of magnificent mountains across the Parvati Valley. Enjoy the sunset painting the sky with different colors and the night full of stars at this beautiful campsite.
MEALS: ALL MEALS WILL BE PROVIDED
Again make an early start for a long trekking day. The trail comes with snow and steep tracks on most of the route till the pass and beyond. After climbing the Nagaru ridge, the trail is moderate. On the way, there is a canteen near the lake where one can have Maggi, tea, coffee, etc. Climbing higher to the pass offers mind- blowing views of the stunning meadows and towering peaks of Parvati valley. One should walk slow and steadily while climbing upwards. Though walking on the snow is easier. As approaching the top, the gradient becomes steeper just a few meters below the pass. That’s the only steep part that needed to be crossed for the day. Reaching the top of the pass gives a feeling of satisfaction by looking at the mighty Himalayan snow- capped peaks green meadows and the trail below.One can spend some time at the Sar pass having his packed lunch and taking pics. After the pass, there is a great slope ideal for sliding which takes one a kilometer far within minutes. Then continue trekking down on gentler slopes through rhododendron trees till the Bishkeri Thach. After a long tiring day, the lush green meadows, wildflowers, and a variety of birds at Bishkeri can rejuvenate your body and mind with energy. We’ll camp for a night at this soothing site.
MEALS: ALL MEALS PROVIDED.
The trail from Bishkeri to Barshaini is mixed with downhill to moderate. On this route, one has to be careful walking each step on the slope. Again walking slow and steady will help one to approach the road-head easily. We will climb down through dense forests of deodar oak and pine. Many little streams will pass by the trail. On the way, beautiful meadows huge trees, piles of fallen and rotten logs will give a prehistoric feeling. Herds of wild cows, bulls, and horses can be seen on lower pastures. One can taste lassi (Buttermilk) sold by the locals while climbing down. A couple of tea shops will pass by, where one can enjoy their preferred food. After hours of mesmerizing forest trek, we reach Pulga village. From there moderate walk to Tulga village. Then cross the Parvati river and climb for a while to reach Barshaini. From Barshaini we will take a bus or taxi. Then we reach Manikaran in an hour. Manikaran is the most famous hot spring you can find in Kullu - Manali region. I t is also one of the sacred places for Hindus and Sikhs. After Manikaran one will board a SEMI-SLEEPER VOLVO bus in the evening towards Delhi. Overnight bus journey will be there.
MEALS: BREAKFAST/BRUNCH PROVIDED.
Reach Delhi till 11: 00 AM. with lots of cherish able memories and time of your life. With a new experience of SAR PASS Trek to check out your bucket list
Payment for the trek can be done online through credit/debit card or net banking, Cheque/draft or cash are accepted. 50% of the trek cost will be advance payment for the booking of seat and balance amount must be paid 20 days’ prior of the event to confirm the booking.