Takeover Point: Manali
Season: May to October
Grade : Strenuous
1: Takeover from AIRPORT - Most
international flights lands in night- we provide takeover
from airport and shift to hotel. Take rest. If you are
coming from DOMESTIC FLIGHT- you can reach CHANDIGARH
Day 2: Reaching
CHANDIGARH - In moderate traffic of DELHI-
it can take 5-6 hrs in reaching CHANDIGARH. Chandigarh
is modern and planned city of INDIA. Do have a visit
in evening at internationaly famous ROCK GARDEN,ROSE
GARDEN and SUKHNA LAKE.
Day 3: Reaching
RECONG PEO- We start travel after breakfast
and it is a long traveling day to reach
Day 4: Rest
Day - We suggest you to take local walking
in mountain as this willhelp you in getting acclimitized
to mountain air.
Day 5: Kaza-Sagnam
Sagnam is situated on the right bank of river Pin. One
has to experience a ride on a JHOOLA bridge to reach
the village. This is a single wire suspension bridge
which is crossed sitting in a sling and sliding on the
wire with the help of an Ibex horn. World famous breed
of horses called Chaumurti can be seen in this valley.
6: Sagnam-Mud, 11 kms
Mud is the last village in the valley. Trekkers will
like to see Sword dance performed by wandering lamas
7: Mud-Glacier camp, 14 kms
Trek to the campsite by the side of Pin river is difficult.
8 Glacier camp-Mantalai, 14 kms
Trek on the glacier for more than 4 hours to reach the
top of the Pin Parbati pass, alti 16500 feet. From the
pass very beautiful view of both the valleys can be
had. Britishers had tried to connect both the valleys
by road but in vain.
9: Mantalai-Thach, 13 kms
Trek down stream along the left bank of Parbati river.
Thach is a wide pasture. Good camping ground.
10: Thach-Khirganga, 11 kms
Go downstream along the left bank to reach Khirganga
hot water springs, alti 3354m. Good camping ground.
11: Khirganga-Pulga, 9 km
12: Pulga-Manikaran, 12 kms
Pluga is located in a very narrow valley with steep
hills. The area is totally forested.
Day 13: Travel
back to KULLU
Day 14: Travel
back to CHANDIGARH. 6- 7 hrs journey.
Day 15: Travel
back to DELHI.