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The top treks of Himachal Pradesh are:

1. Friendship Peak Expedition

You probably might have heard about Friendship Peak Trek as it is quite famous among Indians and foreigners alike. While the name may suggest a certain affinity, sadly, this trek is not for beginners. The peak stands 14,072 ft, above the ground, and the path leading to the top is steep. If you are an experienced explorer who is looking for something to crank up the thrill in their life, Friendship Peak trekking will suit you superbly.

Located in Manali, Friendship Peak is part of the Pir Pranjal range. The trek starts from Solang Valley in Manali and is completed in around 10-12 days. Friendship Peak Trek India takes you through beautiful, green meadows and valleys. As you move forward snow covered trails take you all the way to the top from where you get to witness a truly magnificent sight. Pir Pranjal range and Hanuman Tibba are among other Himalayan ranges of which you get a glimpse of after reaching the top. Snow-capped mountains with clouds hovering everywhere, what a sight to behold! Oh, and how can one forget the diverse flora and fauna of this place, not something you want to be missing out on.

If you get convinced and decide to look at the Friendship Peak Trek Itinerary you will see that acclimatization is necessary before you head for the top, and that kind of makes this trek more suitable for people who are experienced. A certain level of fitness is also demanded by this trek as the journey can prove to be quite challenging. Now that you have read all that go ahead and book your Friendship Peak Trekking Tour Package. Cross this one off your bucket list, because something so popular should not be left out from your adventurous journey. Do not forget to start hitting the gym right away.

Max. Altitude – 5,289 meters

Duration – 10 days

Level – Challenging

2. Deo Tibba Base Camp Trek

Deo Tibba Base Camp Trek is a perfect combination of culture and cuisine with snow clad peaks of Deo Tibba and Indrasan. Having the maximum altitude of 14,000ft it presents you with the majestic view of the magnificent snow-capped mountains of the Pir Panjal range of Himalayan Mountains which is a feast for the eyes. It offers you a great variety of several moraines, wild forests and steep climbs. It is often called as the picturesque trek in the Himalayan region which bestows you with beautiful sights of alpine forests, meadows, waterfalls, moraines, high altitude lakes with blue water. If you imagine the vision of scenic mountains and lush meadows and beautiful peaks while thinking about the Deo Tibba Base Camp Trekking, then you have indeed come to the right place. You can also witness small hamlets on the Deo Tibba Base Camp Trekking. The ride will pick you from Manali for the Khanol village. Chikka, 6-7 hours journey which takes the shape of a snake. Seri, it was once a glaciated lake but now it is a beautiful large meadow drained with icy rivulets and studded with an astounding variety of herbs and wildflowers with the gorgeous Tainta waterfall looming in the background. To reach this place you have to climb through steep boulders which will lead you to beautiful moraine fields and crossing them you will reach a stunning emerald-blue glacial lake called Mini Chandratal Lake. The lake is adorned by thousands of wildflowers, making the whole scene exquisite. These are some of the sites which cover in the Deo Tibba Base Camp Itinerary.

The whole scene gave some rush to your adrenaline? Then you must opt for the Deo Tibba Base Camp Trekking Tour Package.

Max. Altitude – 3,500 meters

Duration– 6 days

Level – Moderate

3. Bara Bhangal Trek

Also known as Shepherds trail, Bara Bhangal Trek is a must trek for the people who are looking for an isolated and connecting experience with nature. Situated in the near vicinity of Himachal, the Bara Bhangal Trekking is opted by trekkers mainly in the period of April to June or October to November. With a max. altitude of 4800 m., Bara Bhangal Trek will gift you with the enchanting natural scenery of hanging glaciers and thick green forests of Deodar, Birch, and Oak, challenging walks on massive glaciers, captivating view of high peaks and cross mountain passes. The Bara Bhangal Trekking Itinerary is generally of 10 days, starting from Manali. Day 2 starts with the journey from Manali to Lama Dugh with distinct views of Deo Tibba, Indrasan, and Bara Shigri glaciers and also some plateaus studded with alpine flowers. The trek through a steep ridge below Khand Pari Tibba is the main point of Day 3 in the trek from Lama Dugh to Riyali Thach. Day 4 is a steep climb through the trail of meadows as you move from Riyali Thach to the base of Kalihani Pass. Take time off at the pass to get a splendid 360-degree view of hanging glaciers, the Pir Panjal, and Dhauladhar ranges on the Day 5 as you move towards Devi ki Marhi via Kalihani Pass. Arrive at Dal Marhi campsite on Day 6 through the Oak and Birch forests. Have a look at the culture of the village, Bara Bhangal with a trail of Ravi river along the path on Day 7. A little climbing to reach the campsite at Thamsar, it will take you through Birch, Pine and Deodar forests with mountain streams on the Day 8 as you journey towards Mardh. The Day 9 of the moraine, scree and glacier with a soothing view of the small lake just below the Thamsar pass as you move from Mardh to Plachak. The option is with you for the Day 10 whether you want to fly from Billing to Bir on tandem paraglider or want a safe trip with a vehicle for the journey from Plachak to Rajgundha. The perfect combination of challenging walks on massive glaciers, beautiful natural scenery, meadows, thick lush green forests, hanging glaciers. Sounds good? Try this Bara Bhangal Trekking Tour Package.

Max. Altitude: 4,800 m

Duration: 13 days

Difficulty: Difficult

4. Hanuman Tibba Expedition

If you are not new to the amazingly surreal experience of trekking and are looking for something that would be extremely challenging, Hanuman Tibba should be your next destination. With a peak that rises up to 19,626 ft, Hanuman Tibba Mt Climbing Expedition will dare you to go beyond your limits. It will demand utmost determination and stamina, but hey the view from the top will be just as rewarding. The peak is located in the Beas Kund region, above Solang Valley in Manali. The Hanuman Tibba Trek starts from Dhundi and at the base camp, you can enjoy the sounds of Beas river flowing in all its glory.

A bit of reality checks here, as already mentioned this trek is very challenging. The climb from the base camp is steep and shuffling through soft snow can pose a bit of a problem. Also, after Tentu pass you will enter what is called the “yellow zone”, an avalanche-prone zone, which is quite risky. As you make progress, you should be aware of a technique called sidestepping (digging the snow with your boots to make little ledges that will support you as you climb). Make sure you are ready for all these challenges and definitely keep in mind that it’s not just about the destination but the journey is of importance as well.

After toiling hard, when you reach the top of Hanuman Tibba the view will undoubtedly be breathtaking. Mountains covered with snow, some of them hidden behind clouds, and you will be standing on top of it all. What a marvelous image! Sure, the journey will be risky, but then what is life without a bit of risk and adventure, right?! So, whenever you are feeling like you are in need of some adrenaline rush consider making the climb to the top of Hanuman Tibba. It will be a daring journey and a hell of an experience.

Max. Altitude – 5,932 meters

Duration – 13 days

Level – Moderate to challenging; Technical

5. Kalihani Pass Trek

Situated at an altitude of 15,584 ft., Kalihani Pass is one of the least traveled destinations in India. The Kalihani Pass Trek lets you explore the hidden pastures and also to have excellent views of Hanuman Tibba, Indrasen and Deo Tibba peaks. The preferable time for the Kalihani Pass Trekking is from May to September. Have a chance to witness the picturesque landscapes of Manali which is the fusion of wilderness, colors of alpine and the beauty of remote and hidden villages. There is a beautiful harmony of birds, mountains, loud streams, and the clear blue sky. You have to reach Delhi to start for the Kalihani Pass Trek. A drive will take you to Manali. The Kalihani Pass Trekking Itinerary includes trekking towards Lama Dugh approx to an altitude of 9,896 ft and a 4 hrs journey through thick forest on the second day. On Day 3 trek to Riyali Thach, a 3 hrs journey taking you to an altitude of 11,152 ft. The journey of 6 hrs. the next day from Riyali Thach to an altitude of 13,153 ft. through some gushing streams will take you to the Kalihani Pass Base. You will be able to see the captivating views of Deo Tibba and Indrasen mountain peaks. Trek to an altitude of 15,584 ft. to Kalihani Pass, an 8 hrs. journey on the next day. Catch some views of hanging glaciers and Pir Panjal ranges. Return to the Kalihani Pass Base on the same day and trek towards Rani Sui on Day 8. From here you will be returning to Manali via Bogi Thach and Panaga. The walk from Rani Sui to Bogi Thach is somewhat easy with meadows under your foot and pine and cedar forests surrounding you. If you want to witness the perfect blend of culture and nature, then Kalihani Pass Trek Tour Package is just for you!

 

Max. Altitude – 4,750 m

Duration – 10 days

Difficulty – Moderate to Difficult

6. Borasu Pass Trek

Max. Altitude – 17,224 ft.

Duration – 7 days

Difficulty – Difficult

7. Hampta Circle Trek

A trek that is suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers, with also covering a region that is not much explored because of being overshadowed by the more popular peak of Hampta Pass? Yes, you heard it right, Hampta Circle trek is something that has come right out of your dreamland.

If you are someone who loves to see greenery around you and want to escape city life for at least a little while, Hampta circle trekking will be the ideal choice for you. Located in Manali, the highest point of Hampta Circle rises at 12100 ft. Your trail will be covered with green meadows, apple orchards, and cedar and maple trees. Imagine yourself walking on a path covered with grass and seeing nothing but the beauty of green, dense forests, and blue skies, sublimity at its best! As you pass through Barnara village of Manali get acquainted with the people and who knows maybe you’ll learn something different that stays with you forever. When you reach the top, you will see the Pir Pranjal ranges and other mountains, a sight beautiful enough for letting yourself be immersed in it. As mentioned in Hampta Circle Trek Itinerary the trek starts from Jagatsukh. The trek will be completed in just 4-5, making it a little, if not fully, compatible with your work life.

If you are a first-timer, August-October is the best time to go on this trek, as nature will be in full bloom during this time. And, of course, if you are experienced or are not afraid of little bit of thrill, May-June will suit you more. During the monsoon season, you will pass through paths covered with snow, nothing to disappoint there. Don’t think too much and check out the Hampta Circle Trekking Tour Package right away. A short trek and a beautiful place which is not spoiled by the presence of too many humans, giving in to temptation is the right thing to do here.

Max. Altitude – 3,300 meters

Duration – 4 days

Level – Easy to moderate

8. Animal Pass Trek

The Tosh is a feeder valley of the popular Parvati Valley which leads to the Pin Parvati Pass. The tosh valley opens up to large meadows after crossing the pass. At the head of the valley is the Tosh Glacier surrounded by some well-known peaks: Papasura (6451m) & White Sail (6446m).

Max Altitude: 4560 m
Location: Himachal Pradesh

9. Pin Bhaba Pass Trek

What makes Pin Bhaba trek so interesting you ask? Tons and tons of things apparently. You get to witness a change of scenery almost every day while you are on this trek. Located in Shimla, Pin Bhaba Trekking takes you through the beautiful and enchanting forests of Mulling with a river flowing alongside your trail, the green and yellow grasslands of Karah, and of course the scenic views of mountains covered with snow. But wait there’s more, during this trek you also come across the river delta of Phutsirang, which is something to really look out for. As if all of this wasn’t enough you will also get to see a variety of blooming flowers. The Pin Bhaba crossing will be an adventure of your lifetime. And, when you reach the top you will be welcomed by the snow-capped mountains, and when you look down you will see an almost pinkish valley. It’s not every day you come across such a panoramic view. Time to face some hard facts though, as bewitching as this trek is it requires a certain level of endurance and experience. Due to its high-altitude acclimatization becomes necessary making this trek difficult for those who don’t have experience. Pin Bhaba Trek India will require strength and activity that definitely test your fitness level. So, better to be prepared for that in advance. The Pin Bhaba Trek Itinerary will show you that the trek starts from Kafnu, which is 7 hours away from Shimla and will be reached via car most probably. From there you start your surprising and unexpectedly delightful journey. This trek is considered to be one of the most beautiful treks in Himachal Pradesh and for all the right reasons. It will be a journey like no other and you will relish each and every moment of it. So, go on and book your Pin Bhaba Trekking Tour package immediately.

 

Max. Altitude: 16,105 ft.

Duration: 8 Days

Level: Difficult

10. Parang La Trek

Want to get away for a few days? Parang La Trek will take you a brave, new world. This is one of the lesser known and lesser attempted treks as only experienced trekkers can go for it. Parang La Trekking will require a high endurance level and a lot of effort. The trail of this trek follows the trade route of Spiti, Changthang and Tibet. You will also have to get acclimatized, so, do not attempt this trek unless you have prior experience of high-altitude treks.

The path of this trek is quite different from the usual treks. The trek starts from Kibber gorge and the path descends first and then starts climbing up towards the peak. You will pass through plains of Changthang, and the most delightful part, the trail takes you, for a considerable amount of time, along the beautiful river Tso Moriri. Along the route will also be many unventured upon mountains that you can feast your eyes upon. So, you see, this trek offers a diverse range of scenic views. While listing the considerable things for this thing how can one forget the variety of animal species found here. Be it the Kiangs (Tibetan wild ass) or the snow leopards; just imagine if you see one of them lurking somewhere, exciting, isn’t it?!

Best time to go for this trek is from July-September. There will be enough snow for you to enjoy your journey. Parang La Trek in Himachal Pradesh is one of those treks which presents you with an almost untouched world. Thrill and adventure just seep out of this one. You have to be at the top of your fitness game, as this trek will require a serious amount of physical activity. The feeling of exploring a place which keeps humanity away, almost too perfectly, cannot be compared to anything else. So, do be a part of this trek to experience something remarkable.

 

Max Altitude: 18,308 ft.

Duration: 13 days

Level: Ultimate

11. Kanamo Peak Trek

Being the backdrop of Kibber, Kanamo Peak Trek is also known as the high-summit climb. Easily climbed and trekkable peak, it will open the doors of breathtaking summit-views for you. The Kanamo Peak Trek Itinerary starts by reaching Manali. It is the nearest town to the base camp of Kaza. On Day 1, drive to Kaza, a 10 hours journey with a variety of paths from rocky jumpy roads to the path of yellow peas and barley patches. Start your day 2 with a short drive to the near village of Kibber. It is often referred to as the highest inhabited village in the world with an altitude of 14,108 ft. Jump back into the books of history while visiting the key monastery at Kibber. On the same day, you will have your first acclimatization walk. The Day 2 will also be your acclimatization day at the Kibber, preparing you for Kanamo Peak Trekking. The day 3 will be a continuous ascent of 6-7 hrs. from Kibber to Kanamo Base Camp at an altitude of 15,748 ft. If you are lucky, you can witness some unusual rocks and stones which are mostly fossils. Day 4 will be your acclimatization day at the Kanamo Base Camp. On Day 7 you will be trekking for the Kanamo Peak, a 12-13 hours climb on an altitude of 19,553 ft. You will start this trek mostly at 3 a.m. in the morning as you have a high altitude to reach. You will witness the beauty of the rising sun, the mountain peaks washing in the golden sunlight with a cold wind surrounding you. The sweet fruit of patience of this trek is the result in the form of grand views of Himalayas. You will also see the twin peak of Kanamo, Shila next to it which is generally covered with snow, unlike Kanamo which has only some traces of snow on it. The Kanamo Peak Trek Tour Package gives you the grand views of Himalayas with an easy and trekkable route.

 

Max Altitude: 19,553 ft.

Duration: 7 Days

Level: Moderate

12. Hampta Pass And Chandra Tal Trek

The Himalayan region offers a wide variety of treks, ranging from easy to moderate to difficult. Hampta Pass and Chandratal Trek is one such trek that allows you to escape from your dreary lives. Ranging from easy to moderate, this trek is a perfect way for people to make their entrance into the world of explorers and trekkers. Hampta Pass is located in Kullu, and the highest point of this trek rises up to 14,100 ft. Pass through green, open meadows, and witness the beauty of Lahaul and Spiti valleys as you make your way to the top. Colorful flowers and a path laden with snow will more charm to your delightful journey. Usually, it takes a day’s more trekking from Hampta Pass to complete Chandra Tal Lake Trek. Here you can marvel at the sight of the beautiful lake surrounded by lush greenness, and looking ahead at the mountain tops covered with snow will complete the scenic view in the most flawless way. The trek takes around 4-5 days to complete at most. While this trek is a fairly easy one you can go for it in the monsoon season to add a little thrill to your journey. Best months to hike through Hampta pass are May-June and August-October.

As a beginner, this trek might open a whole new world for you. A place where you can just lose yourself in nature; amongst green pastures and trickling streams, majestic mountain tops, and clear blue skies. Get in touch with your primitive and adventurous side and then there will be no going back. You will crave the clean air and empty spaces as opposed to the cramped spaces of cities. See a whole different world and enjoy Monsoon Trek In Himachal Pradesh. Hampta Pass and Chandratal Trekking will offer you all that is promised and probably much more if you can keep your senses awake at all time.

Max. Altitude:  14,100 Ft.

Duration: 5 Days

Level: Moderate

13. Prashar Lake

Prashar Lake Trek is an extremely easy trek. Completed in just 2 days this trek will make a perfect getaway for your weekend. It is perfect for beginners and children alike thus making it highly suitable for families. Prashar Lake is situated in Kullu Valley and is surrounded by the Dhauladhar, Kinnaur, and Pir Pranjal mountain ranges. Prashar Lake trekking will leave you immensely satisfied if it is your first-time hiking on a mountain trail. The trail takes you through forests where you will be surrounded by tall trees and greenery. Prashar Lake Trek India also gives you a chance to mingle amongst the natives as you will traverse through villages. Getting familiar with a different culture is always aesthetically pleasing. After just a day’s hike, you will reach the beautiful Prashar lake. There you will witness a panoramic scene unfolding in front of you. The lake surrounded by snow-capped mountains will be a truly appealing sight. The temple of Prashar rishi is located right next to the lake and its architecture fits perfectly with the beautiful environment of the place. Bask in the stunning beauty of the lake and enjoy the holy abode of the temple. The ascend is just as easy, if not more, from the lake. If you check out the Prashar Lake Trek Itinerary you will see that the lake starts from Kantlu and the lake lies at a convenient distance of just 50 kms. Kantlu is just 2 hours away from Mandi and can be reached easily by car. There are no excuses you can make for this trek. Trekking cannot get easier, nevertheless beautiful and charming, than this. Another incentive is that this trek won’t burn a hole in your pocket. So, get off your bed and book the Prashar Lake Trekking Tour Package.

 

Max Altitude: 8,900 ft.

Duration: 2 days

Level: Easy

14. Pin Parvati Pass Trek

If you are a frequent explorer of the Himalayan mountains and find yourself away from civilization at every chance you get you probably might have heard about Pin Parvati Pass Trek. It is a well-known and sought-after trek that gives you an adrenaline rush that is worthy of all the glorification. Located in Manali, Pin Parvati Pass Trekking will take you through a variety of admirable landscapes. Starting from rocky paths of the mountain you will find yourself among green, and lush meadows as you move forward. The most interesting part about this trek is that you find yourself enjoying the aura of hot water springs when you reach Parvati Kund at Kheerganga. The idea of reveling there in hot water after a hard day will be just incomparable to anything else you have experienced before.

Pin Parvati Pass Trek India though is of a difficult level and cannot be attempted by beginners. If you have traversed through moderate treks before and are used to acclimatization then this trek will bring you up to the level of well-seasoned trekkers. Extremely good trekking skills are required for this trek, so, it goes without saying that your fitness game should be top notch. Looking through the Pin Parvati Pass Trek Itinerary will show you that the trek starts from Kaza. Kaza is reached from Manali via a car and the drive takes around 10-12 hours. From the base camp then be ready to be dazzled out of your wits as you trek through the Parvati glacier.

Best time to go for this trek is during summers, from July-September. Monsoon trek is inadvisable as the rain makes the trail very slippery, hence increasing the risk factor to a high level. If you want to experience a thrilling journey and think that you have what it will take to complete this trek go ahead and book your Pin Parvati Pass Trekking Tour Package right now.

 

Max Altitude: 17,500 ft.

Duration: 10 Days

Level: Difficult to Ultimate

15. Rupin Pass Trek

Trekking in India is mostly popular all over the world for its diversified terrains, high altitudes and abundant variety of terrains; and amongst all the treks that this nation has to offer, Rupin-Pass surpasses all the other. The trek is famous for th change of scenery at every turn and the famous three stage waterfall on the rupin. In the higher reaches the trek passes through superb snow fields. The pass crossing through an echoing snow filled gully is an adrenaline high. This trek has got it all; snowy cascades, verdant meadows, charming hamlets, glistering rivers, terrific forests, hundreds of water falls and a gushing pass crossing.

 

16. Bhrigu Lake Trek

Remember those books and movies where you love seeing and imagining the countrysides, protagonists on horses, the lush green valley with shepherds and sheep. You will remember all that and much more when you will come to Bhrigu Lake Trek. It will not be wrong to term the Bhrigu-Lake Trekking a stroll in the heavens. Not only the lake but also the path to it is covered with beautiful meadows which change shapes, colors, and textures along the way. The whole place is surrounded by Birch and Cedar forests as well as snow covered peaks. As Trekking to a high glacial lake is always a dream of every hiker, the Bhrigu Lake Trek serves it in a silver platter. Cocooned at an altitude of 14,000 ft the Bhriga Lake Trek offers captivating natural scenes and breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains, lush meadows, and verdant rich forests. The 4 Days Bhrigu Lake Itinerary takes you from Manali to Gulaba, with a route which becomes more beautiful along the way with the pine forests. The next day is of the journey towards Rolakhuli from Gulaba, the route unfolding meadow’s valley which is the grazing place for the shepherds. Day 3 is the trek to Bhrigu Lake from the Rolakhuli, 7-8 hours of walking on a stony path- you find yourself watching the alpine lake, Bhrigu Lake between the two ridges at the end of boulder bound lap. You can also catch some glimpses of Solan Valley at the background because of the high belt surrounding the lake. When you are exhausted at night at your campsite from all the trekking, the million of stars more than the sky will give rest to your eyes and soul.
The Bhrigu Lake Trek is a delight to eyes and that’s why Bhrigu Lake Trek Tour Package is a must for you.

Max. Altitude: 14,000 Ft.

Duration: 4 Days

Level: Easy

17. Beas Kund Trek

Having its connection with the times of Mahabharata, Beas Kund is considered as a sacred place where the holy saint Ved Vyas used to take bath hence the name Beas Kund: Beas-Vyas, Kund-Lake. The Beas Kund Trek is known for its journey in dense and wild coniferous forests. The preferable time for the Beas Kund Trekking is from June to August where the Grasslands of Dhundi and Bakharthatch are pristine and less crowded. 6 days of the Beas Kund Trekking Itinerary covers beautiful sites like Solang Valley which presents a beautiful scene with surrounding pine forests and mountains. From the Solang valley, you will trek to pristine Dhundi. The path to this valley is long and a little rocky with streams along the way to quench your thirst. The trail is through the forests of Walnuts, Oak and Fir. The snow-capped mountains will be your constant companion along the journey. On Day 2 you will be trekking from Dhundi to Lohali, a scenic campsite surrounded by mountains is a good place for camping as it has flowing stream as a water source too. The wooden bridge is also a delight to watch and walk too. To reach Lady Leg from Lohali, you have to trek a height of around 1798 feet. The three hours of ascent brings you to an altitude of 12542 ft. called as Lady Leg. The 15-20 minutes ascent from the Lady Leg campsite brings you to the Beas Kund Lake. If the weather is clear, you can catch views of Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar mountain range really up close. Beas Kund is also the base camp for summit peaks like Friendship, Ladakhi, and Shitidhar.

Try this Beas Kund Trek Tour Package now.

Max. Altitude: 12,500 ft

Duration: 5 Days

Level: Easy

18. Patalsu Peak Trek

One of the most famous and sought-after treks has quite a ring to it. Yes, talking about Patalsu Peak Trek here. This trek can be attempted by people who have some trekking experience; it is the perfect trek to make your trekking game stronger. However, a beginner who is fit enough to try it is welcome as well. Patalsu Peak Trekking will take you from quiet little villages to green, dense forests and meadows, and then to the snow-laden path for an amazing adrenaline rush. Acclimatization will be necessary for this trek, so be prepared for that. Also, some trekking equipment will be necessary to rove through the snow-covered paths. Make sure to check for the availability of items in the Patalsu Peak Trekking Tour Package. The view from the top of this summit is quite satisfying. You get to see the larger peaks of the Himalayan region; like Hanuman Tibba, Friendship Peak, and other Manali Peaks. Looking below your eyes can revel in the beauty of valleys and mountains covered with greenery and snow. The trek starts from just as famous Solang valley, and then the route takes you through forests with oak and pine trees, all the way to the top where you can enjoy a mesmerizing and picturesque view.

Best months to go on this trek are from December-January and March-June. Winter trek will be more suited for people who love walking through snow and want to make their trek more challenging. Patalsu peak trek is the kind of thing that should be part of every trekker’s bucket list. All the cool kids are doing it- only in this situation, this might be a proper way to convince someone to go for this trek. Do not forget to take a look at the Patalsu Peak trek Itinerary, as it might strengthen the idea that hopefully by now has taken root in your mind.

 

Max Altitude: 13, 500 ft.

Duration: 5 days

Level: Easy

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Why Trek in Himachal Pradesh?

Himachal Pradesh was first called as “Himachal” by Acharya Diwakar Datt Sharma because of its charming beauty of Himalayan ranges capped with white snow. The word “Himachal” indicates the “snow-laden territory” of India. It is made up of two Sanskrit terms- Him, meaning snow and achal, meaning home. Himachal as a state has a long history of migration, local empires, British regime, and was finally called as one of the “state” of India in 1971. It is one of the regions where the prehistoric men walked and hunted. The Himalayan Ranges of the county has not only seen the region’s developments but also have won the pass and parcel of time.

Geographically, the state of Himachal Pradesh rests on the Western Himalayan Ranges of the Himalayan Belt. On the Indian map, it is called to be one of the Northern States of India as it shares boundaries with the states of Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, and Uttrakhand. It also collides with the edge of Tibet in East and on at it’s extended southernmost point with Uttar Pradesh. The state comprises of a number of majestic valleys. These valleys are turned to tightly-knit villages. The local people practice agriculture, horticulture, and hydropower. The state contributes largely to its and nation’s economy through Himachal Pradesh Tourism.

Most of the travelers visiting Himachal Pradesh for the first time, tend to go for a lifetime experience of trekking on the incredible Himalayas. Himachal Pradesh treks are also famous for there rough, sloppy and challenging terrains. Mostly the passionate trekkers, from around the globe, list trekking in Himachal as one of their dream goals, not only because of serenity of the state but also its adventuresome trails. Few of these ranges connect with the other states, like Uttrakhand, Jammu, and Kashmir. The best part of all the discovered treks in Himachal Pradesh is that they can be simple and difficult at the same time. The terrains and ridges can be both draughted and rough or snowy and sloppy, depending upon the altitude which the trekker wishes to cover. Hiking often goes hand in hand with trekking when one talks about trek on Himalayan ranges of Himachal.

The treks provided by Trekmunk in Himachal Himalayan ranges from both the Lower Himalayan Ranges to the extraordinary Greater Himalayan Ranges. Few excursions can cover the path across two states. For example, starting from a certain village of Himachal to another region of Uttrakhand. Most of these trips will take around seven days to get completed. Others might take a maximum of fourteen days. Difficulty levels can be anywhere on the spectrum between easy to ultimate. The altitude ranges from above 5,000 ft to above 20,000 ft., which are often said to be the ultimate or most challenging ones. The classification of difficulty levels is also on the basis of technique and skills at times. Few of the Himachal Pradesh’s trek trips are also listed in our offbeat ones.

Some of the best treks of Himachal Pradesh are also the most excruciating ones, especially the ones on the very high altitudes needs a lot of acclimatizing, mental optimism and strength to take up challenges. The paths of all the treks towards their respective peaks give the views of their neighbor mounts, they also consist of astonishing landscapes, varying from the lush greens, forests and barren ones to the cold, snow-laden and all-blue ones. All the treks ranging between the altitudes of 11,483 ft to above 17,000 ft will mostly have in common the Manali Base Camp. The climate of almost all the regions in Himachal Pradesh is relatively colder and can be unpredictable at times. Due to this, some of our higher altitude treks have contingency days which is a day reserved in case of any kind of emergency or poor weather.

Some of the top rated and world’s best trekking blogs and websites have often acknowledged various famous trek attractions of Himachal in there top charts. These include treks like Hampta Pass, Indrahar Pass, Friendship Peak, and many others. Not only this, some of the lists on the best treks in the Himalayas have often named treks like Kareri Lake Trek. All the treks at the end will make you not feel the joy of life but also will give you the picturesque of mesmerizing beauty of various lands, lakes and obviously, Himalayas. The snow-capped ones like the Baralacha Chandartal Trek, and Laka Glacier Trek are few of the many snow-laden trek destinations of the Himalayas, where you’ll not only feel serene but almost paradisical.