Overview

Nestled in the Kullu district, Kasol is a kitschy hamlet famous for its eclectic cafes and for being the base to many scenic treks into upper Himachal. Located at an altitude of 5180 feet, Kasol is a hotspot for backpackers all around the country. The town also sees a heavy influx of Israeli travellers and residents who have influenced the culture heavily and bestowed upon the name ‘Mini Israel of India.’

About 3-4 hours from Kasol is the perfect little Kheerganga, which literally translates to milky white water. It is located at about 10,000 feet and is extremely famous for its relaxing hot water springs. The way to Kheerganga is lined with gorgeous apple orchards, towering deodar patches, and views of the snow-clad peaks in the distance.

 

Quick Info:

Duration: 2 N / 3 D

Difficulty: Easy to Moderate

Highest Altitude: 10,065 feet

Temperature: 15 - 1 °C

 

2 Nights 3 Days 30 Oct, 06 Nov, 13 Nov, and more Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Local transfers

  • Meals & stay as mentioned in the itinerary

  • Camping equipment

  • Expert trek leader

  • First aid

  • Sleeping tents & mats

  • Toilet tents

  • Transport from Kasol as per itinerary

  • Tea & coffee breaks

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Trekking equipment

  • Lunch (unless mentioned in the itinerary)

  • Personal expenses

  • Fees incurred due to natural causes or govt. policy

  • GST @ 5%

Itinerary

Day 1: Kasol - Manikaran - Chhalal - Jungle walk

  • Check into The Hostel Kasol at 1 pm. Take that incredible #tripbegins selfie with the majestic views as your backdrop at The Hogger Cafe

  • Since the hostel is located a mere 5 minutes away from the city center, a visit to the town square is a must. Find those perfect hippie cloth patches for your retro denim or indulge in a few pastries at the local bakery

  • The Parvati valley encyclopedia i.e., our trip coordinator, will meet you here and take you to the beautiful Manikaran gurudwara. Refresh your feet at the hot water springs before heading on a short hike to the pretty village of Chhalal

  • Once back, our trip coordinator will ensure you can relax in front of a roaring bonfire. We must insist you eat as many s’ mores as possible now!

  • A delicious vegetarian dinner will be served now

  • You can indulge in a late-night jungle walk with our trip coordinator. It begins post-dinner and is one of the most thrilling activities on this list.  Don’t worry, though – our coordinator will take good care of you

Meals: Dinner only

 

Day 2: Kheerganga Trek via Barsheni

  • The day is here! Time to gear up for the trek to Kheerganga. After a yummy breakfast, our trip coordinator will accompany you to Barsheni. Here, our expert trek leader shall join the trek

  • Hence begins the climb to the Meadowlands of Kheerganga. The trek normally takes 4 – 5 hours to complete. But the entire trail is cocooned by views of the mighty mountains, several green grazing lands. An adorable mountain dog may 99% accompany you on this trail

  • Our mysterious trek leader will share local facts and tidbits with you as you conquer this trek and reach the top

  • Snacks will be served when you reach, and you shall be guided into your camping tents (exciting, isn’t it?)

  • Time to sink into a bubbling medicative hot water spring that Kheerganga is so famous for. #betterthanthespa

  • After a much-needed dip, our trip coordinator will show you around Kheerganga. Enjoy the vast open grasslands and snow-capped mountains on all sides of you. Our trip coordinator majorly enjoys the sweet kheer made by the localities and is bound to give each one of you a bowlful

  • A delicious vegetarian dinner will sum up the day as you proceed to sleep under the twinkling of a million bright stars. Ah, what a day!

Meals: Breakfast and dinner 

 

Day 3: Kheerganga - Kasol - Departure for Delhi

  • What can be better than waking up in the abode of the hills?

  • Check out from Kheerganga happens after breakfast, and our trek leader shall guide you down to Kasol

  • As unfortunate as it sounds, the trip ends here. Don’t let our trip coordinator see you sob (or he will TICKLE you)!

  • Get ready with your best smile for a group photo (which will be sent to you later)

  • The bus for Delhi leaves in the evening

Meals: Breakfast

 

Pickup point
Kasol, Himachal Pradesh, India View on Map