Patalsu peak (4220m) is situated at the head of the Kullu valley. The trek begins in Manali and winds past the villages of Shanag, Burwa and Solang. On the second day of the walk we climb through a mix of apple orchards and pine forests. Along the trail you will get great views of snow capped peaks.
Day 1: Report at Nagpur/ Pune/ Raipur Railway station and proceed for Delhi
Day 2: Reach Delhi and Proceed for Manali by Volvo bus after lunch.
Day 3: Reach Manali. Transfer to Camp Apple Farm.
Manali: Situated at the northern end of the Kullu valley, Manali has spectacular views of snow capped peaks and wooded slopes. Surrounded by towering peaks at an arm length, Manali’s major assets are its proximity to the snow line.
Camp setup, Orientation, Introduction of equipments.
Acclimatize walk to Gautama Rishi temple (temple is linked with mythological Gautam Rishi, who had cursed his wife Ahalya, making her turn into a stone.) at Goshal Village through beautiful apple orchards
Day 4: Trek to Jogini fall and Vashishtha kund (Natural Hot water spring) Vashishtha Kund-3 kms from Manali is the village of Vashishtha, which is renowned for its hot sulphur springs. The village is also the site of some old temples, dedicated to the great sage Vashishtha, and to Lord Rama. The Himachal Tourism sulphur baths are just beyond these shrines.
Day 5: Old Manali Trek.
This is dedicated to the sage Manu. Across the Manalsu river is the original village of Manali that houses the ancient temple of the sage Manu. Manali itself is named after Manu, who is said to have dwelt here.
Hadimba Mandir Also known as Dhoongri Temple. The main feature of the Temple is a four tiered pagoda shaped roof and beautiful carved door.
Day 6: Shanag- Solang (2560m)
The walk meanders along the left bank of the Beas river past the Himalayan villages .We cross the Beas river close to Solang nulla. Our today’s camp is below the Solang village along the Beas river.
Day 7: Solang- Patalsu (4220m)
Duration: Our today’s walk takes us past the village of Solang and continues through mixed pine and oak forest till we reach the open meadow of Shagadugh. Watch out for sightings of Monals and Khaleej pheasants
Day 8: Trek to Anjani Mahadev and Adventure activities.
Day 9: After morning activity session group is allowed to explore Manali Bazaar
Manali Bazaar: Famous for dry fruits, handloom, woolen caps, handicrafts, Kullu shawls, Grass shoes etc.
Evening departure to New Delhi by Volvo
Day 10: Reach New Delhi and proceed for Nagpur/ Pune/ Raipur.
Day 11: Reach Nagpur/ Pune/ Raipur and dispersal.
Nagpur/ Pune/ Raipur- Delhi & back train journey by AC 3
Delhi - Manali - Delhi travel by AC bus coach.
Tented accommodation at Camp Apple Farm and at a higher campsite on multiple sharing basis. (Separate tents for boys and girls).
Charges for all adventure activities mentioned in the itinerary.
Charges for internal transport.
Travel Insurance for every participant.
Mineral water bottle/cold drinks/beverages during the journey or at the campsite.
Personal expenditure of any kind (Porterage, Telephone, Laundry, Room service, etc., if applicable).
Medical Expenses if any / if incurred.
Optional / Add on / Extra activity charges.
Expenses that are incurred due to reasons beyond the control of the organizers.
Any other charges not mentioned in the “Charges Include”.
Goods and Services Tax as applicable.