Deo Tibba trek is pleasant trek that takes us
to the grazing pastures of the Gaddi shepherds and the emerald
blue waters of the Chandertal Lake (4,480 m) with magnificent
views of Deo Tibba peak (6,001 m) and its huge hanging glaciers.
This is a spectacular view that haunts every trekker giving
a unique experience. We also, either at beginning or end, take
a side tour to the top of Rohtang Pass for fine views into the
arid vastness of Lahaul. We conclude our tour of the upper Kullu
Valley and embark for a visit of Dharamsala, the center of the
Tibetan culture in exile, from where we return back to Delhi.
01 : Arrival Delhi - Meet at the airport and transferred
to hotel. Most international flights lands in night-stay in
Delhi is recomended.
Day 02 :
Reaching Chandigarh. Hotel stay. Do visit ROCK GARDEN,ROSE
GARDEN and SUKHNA LAKE.
03: Travel to Manali - Through famous VALLEY OF GODS.
04: REST DAY- short walks in mountain to get acclimitized
to mountain air.
05 (Manali – Khanol, 16 km):
Next destination of trek is Khanol, we drive upto Jagatsukh
and then start the trek along the Jagatsukh nallah upwards
through green forests with an amazing variety of vegetation
dot the way to reach Khanol (2200 m). The Manali valley appears
far below and to the east lies the mighty mountain –
Deo Tibba. Overnight in camp.
06 (Khanol – Chhika, 8 km):
We trek through a stretch of 3-4 kms that is steep through
forest and then a long & wide alpine plateau with wild
flowers to reach Chikka (3350 m). Chhika provides the best
rocks for climbing in the area. Overnight in camp.
07 (Chhika – Tenta, 10 kms):
The route is along the right bank of Jagatsukh nallah and
passes through Seri. Seri was once a glaciated lake, but is
now a meadow carpeted with an astounding variety of herbs
and alpine flowers. Along the trek, sudden appearance of Deo
Tibba (6001 m) is breathtaking. Overnight in tents at Tenta
08 (Tenta – Deo Tibba Base - Tenta, 10 km):
On the 8th day of Deo Tibba Trek, we finally reach beautiful
lake with emerald blue water – Chandertal lake (4480
m) at the base of Deo Tibba. The flora enthusiast will have
a wonderful time trying to identify the hundreds of flowers
growing everywhere. Overnight in tents.
09 (Tenta – Bhanara):
The Deo Tibba Trek continues and we descend down to Bhanara
village. In the afternoon explore nearby areas and view Shringtingu
mountain range. Overnight in tents.
10 (Bhanara - Manali):
Trek down to Jagatsukh village enroute visit local temples
and a historical cave ‘Arjun Gufa’. From Jagatsukh
travel to Manali by car/jeep. Overnight in Manali.
11: Travel back for Delhi in tourist bus. This is
aircraft like 2X2 push back seats.