BRIGHU LAKE TREK (Himachal Pradesh - Manali)
(11 Nights & 12 Days)
Mumbai to Delhi by train.
Delhi to Manali by bus
Day 01: The participants arrive in Manali. Manali to Burua village – farmhouse stay.
Arrive in Manali in the morning and transfer to Burua village. The snow capped mountains around you, the river gushing past and apple orchards and forests all around you. In afternoon walk to the Jogini Falls, pick up a random shepherd trail and get your body in mountain mode. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 02: Burua – Kulang
Duration: 3 hours
Start trekking from Burua to Kulang. Kulang is another village in the forest. As we leave the valley floor behind, we get amazing views of Manali and the forests around it. Our first camp site is in a clearing in this beautiful forest. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 03: Kulang to Moji Dugh
Duration: 3 hours
Today after breakfast, we will begin our trek. We head up to Moji Dugh, on a gradual trail, thorough forests of Pine, Deodar and Oak. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 04: Moji Dugh – Panduropa
Duration: 5 hours
Today after breakfast, we will begin our trek. The trail ascends gradually and will take you above the tree line. See fabulous views of the entire Manali valley and peaks like Hanuman Tibba, Makarbeh and Shikharbeh among others. We camp in the high altitude meadow of Theli. Covered with snow early in the season, it is a rolling blanket of wild flowers as spring arrives.(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 05: Panduropa to Bhrigu Lake (4235m) – Theli
Duration: 6 hours
The trail gradually ascends before a short, steep climb to the lake. Step on to the expansive Bhrigu ridge and get panoramic views of Makarbeh, Shakarbeh, Hanuman Peak, the Kalihani Pass and Manali pass to the west, the Rohtang ridge to the north, the Friendship, Shitidhar Massif to the north west and Hampta to the east.(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 06: Theli – Vashisht
Duration: 4 hours
The last day of the trek is a steep descent through pine, deodar and chestnut forests into the village of Vashisht. Famous for its hot water springs, it is the perfect place to end the trek with a long relaxing bath. Head back to Burua by the evening where the trek ends.(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 07: Free day for Adventure Activities/ Marketing/Relaxation. Stay at Burua village farmhouse.(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 8: Manali to Delhi by bus. (Breakfast & Lunch)
Delhi to Mumbai by train.
Mumbai arrival at morning.