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Bara Bhangal Trek

Bara Bangal Trek - 14 Nights and 15 Days

Bara Bangal Trek

Day 1: Arrival Chandigarh and Drive to Manali 

Upon landing, you will be heartily welcomed by our representatives who will assist you to transfer at the hotel in Manali. On arrival, check-in at hotel and enjoy your day at leisure.

Overnight stay at Hotel in Manali.

Day 2: Trek to Lama Dugh

The trek to Bara Bhangal will be considerably challenging with high altitude climbing. After an early breakfast, start trek to Lama Dugh. Follow the trail that passes through the thick forests and picturesque meadows. The climb goes on till we arrive at a point from where we get clear views of different faces of Indrasan, Deo Tibba and peaks of Bara Shigri glacier. After about 2-3 hours, the path will turn right, and a sharp ascent will lead us through a ridge to the Lama Dugh meadow which is a lovely meadow ringed by Maple, spruce and Oak while stands of Silver Birch are further up in the Hillside.

Dinner and Overnight at the camp.

Day 3: Drive to Taluka

Today, follow a lofty ascent through the ridge beneath Tanpari Tibba. Enjoy continuous view north towards the Solang and Rohtang Valleys. he climb is long, steady and invigorating, with stunning view opening crosswise over to the Hamta Valley and Deo Tibba . Following a couple of hours of trekking we come to the most elevated point of the ridge, from that point the trail heads south over a series of verdant ridges. Next part of the trail is a constant descent until the campground. A long descent follows, reaching a valley and a noticeable side of trail.  Starting here, a progressive navigate of 2-3 km leads from a little oak forest to the knoll referred to locally as Riyali.

Overnight stay at Camp in Riyali.

Day 4: Trek to Kalihani Pass Base

Let’s begin the day with some stretching exercise in an order to avoid muscular pain. Initially follow the trail by a steep descent to a stream. After crossing the stream, good few hours of scenic uphill trek will take us at the base of Kalihani Pass. Enjoy the enchanting views of Deo Tibba and Indrasan peaks from the campsite.

Dinner and Night stay at the camp.

Day 5: Trek to Devi ki Marhi via Kalihani Pass

After morning nutritious Breakfast, start for longest day of the entire Bara Bhangal Trek. Upon reaching at the Pass, we will get amused by the astounding views of Pir Panjal and the Dhauladhar ranges. Capture some beautiful photographs and then take a descent along a glacier. On the route, we will pass four charming snow capped lakes. After a few hours of most rewarding journey, we finally  reach at 12361 feet high Devi Ki Marhi campsite.

Dinner and Overnight at the camp.

Day 6: Trek to Dal Marhi

The day’s trek mostly involved walking beside the river and crossing moraines every now and then. After crossing the Kalihani Nullah, a descends into the oak and birch forests followed by steep but short climb will lead us at campsite of Dal Marhi.

Dinner and Overnight at the camp.

Day 7: Trek to Bara Bhangal

Today is the most rewarding day for all of us as today we finally reach at Bara Bhangal. The day’s hike will start with a steep ascent but was mostly downhill for rest of the day.  Initially, we will tread along the Ravi River, and then travel through a forest of deodars before a steep climb brings us to our campsite.

Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 8: Bara Bhangal

Today is a well deserved rest day!! Explore village and surrounding areas.

Overnight at Camps.

Day 9: Trek to Mardh

After spending the previous day at leisure, today we start climbing towards the next big pass, Thamsar. Firstly we cross the Ravi River and then ascend the trail to the right of the waterfall before crossing the river to a series of meadows which will lead us at Madh.

Dinner and Night stay at the camp.

Day 10: Trek to Plachak via Thamsar Pass

Today we walk on the rocky path along the Thamsar Glacier till we reach the summit of the approximately 16000-feet high Thamsar Pass. From the top of Thamsar, we will get our first glimpse of the lush Kangra valley. On the other side of the pass, it’s a steep, long descent till we reach the campsite at Plachak, well below the tree line.

Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 11: Trek to Rajgundha

The trek today will be reasonably an easy one. After an early breakfast, start trek to Rajgundha by following the trail through pine forests with many mountain streams. The valley widens and you get great views of the open Kangra valley. The campsite is just ahead of the village Rajgundha.

Dinner and overnight at the camp.

Day 12: Trek to Billing and Drive to Dharamshala

Today is the last day of Bara Bhangal trek. After nutritious Breakfast, walk down to Bir, from where, our chauffeur picks you up and takes you at your pre-booked hotel in Dharamshala. Check into the hotel upon reaching and Relax.

Overnight stay at Hotel in Dharamshala.

Day 13: Dharamshala

After morning leisurely Breakfast, go for local sightseeing. Today, you will be visiting Norbulingka Institute, war memorial,  Dalai Lama Temple,  Kangra Art Museum, and Cricket Stadium.

Evening is free for shopping. Overnight at Hotel in Dharamshala

Day 14: Drive to Chandigarh

In the morning after sumptuous Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Chandigarh.  Check into the hotel upon reaching and enjoy your leisurely refreshments.

Later the day, go for boating at Sukhna Lake.

Overnight at hotel in Chandigarh.

Day 15: Explore Chandigarh and Transfer to Airport

After morning scrumptious Breakfast, head out to visit Rose Garden and Rock Garden. Thereafter, you will be transferred at Chandigarh Airport to catch your flight back to Home.

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