Duration: – 3 Nights & 4 Days
Grade: – Easy to Moderate
Physical Level: – Intermediate
Season: – May – October
Locations: – Manali, Solang Valley, Dhundhi and Bakerthatch.
Highest Altitude: – 3690 meter
Day – 1 Manali to Solang 2450m (3 to 4 hrs)
After breakfast an easy walk to Valley Solang through village Old Manali, Goshal, Shanag and Burua. It is a beautiful easy walk through apple orchards along with the above mentioned villages. On the way one can see or observed the local village life of Manali valley. And will have spectacular views of Kothi, Gulaba and Rohtang Peak. On arrival at Solang camp site hot lunch will be provided. After evening tea acclimatization walk towards Shivling Points 2650m. Overnight stay in camps.
Day – 2 Solang to Bakarthatch 3150m (4 to 5 hrs.)
An early starts to the Bakarthatch camp after breakfast with pack lunch. Today it will be an easy trail to Dhundi about 6km along with the Beas River. After Dhundhi a moderate trek to the camp at Bakarthatch. On the way we will cross a temporary bridge and will walk the other side of Beas River all the way to the camp. Bakarthatch is a place where we can observe shepherd groups along with their sheep’s and goats and beautiful views of Mount. Hanuman Tibba 5980m, which is the highest mountain of Dhauladhar range. After evening tea a brief lecture on surrounding mountain ranges and fauna & flora.
Day – 3 Bakarthach – Lake Beas Kund hike 3690 (5 to 6hrs)
An early starts from the camp after Breakfast with pack lunch to the lake Beas Kund. Today it will be a moderate trek through gentle mountain ridges and Beas kund glacier moraines. Moraines are the part of glaciers, in which you will see different kind of rock boulders and ice features in it. After negotiating the moraine field, about an hour to the lake. On the way we will have the spectacular views of Mount. Shitidhar (5260m), Freindship Peak (5350m), Seven sisters peak (4650m)Laddakhi Peak (5390m), Manali Peak (5560), Kullu Peak (5450), O peak (5130m) and Hanuman Tibba (5980m). In evening camp fire at camp.
Day – 4 Bakarthatch to Manali (4 to 5 hrs.)
After breakfast we will trek till Solang valley and from there 30 minutes drive to Manali and departure.
Our best quote for the above would be: INR 15000/- per person( minimum 2 pax )
The above quote includes:
All trekking arrangements including sleeping tents on twin sharing (Alpine shape), sleeping mattresses, sleeping bags, toilet tents, dinning tent (in case of a large group), kitchen tent, English speaking mountain guide, cook, kitchen helpers, camp boys, Mules for luggage.
Meals ( 04 pack lunch + evening tea & snacks + 03 dinner and 03 breakfast )
The above quote does not include:
- Any bus, air or train fare before and after the tour.
- Any Hotel accommodation before and after the trek.
- Insurance of any kind (personal, medical, accidental etc.)
- Items of personal nature such as beverages, laundry, phone bill, tips etc.
- Emergency evacuation charges (if any).
- Portage at railway stations and hotels.
- Anything that is not mentioned under the “quote includes” head.