Destination : Kasol
Kasol Kheerganga Trek is a great way to relish the joyful trek and camping at a height of 2960 m. The most special highlight of this trek is taking a bath in the natural hot springs in Kheerganga along with the perks of basking in the breathtaking vistas of the River Parvati. Enjoying Kheerganga will let you come across the beautiful Rudra Nag Waterfall. During this wonderful adventure dive, you will experience the warm hospitality of Kasol for a night as you will stay in a riverside camp in the mighty mountain peaks. Get immersed in the local cultures and relish the indigenous cuisines of this region.
About the activity –
Settled amidst the astounding Parvati Valley in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, Kheerganga is believed to be the trekker’s paradise. The adventurous trail will begin from Kasol – a quaint little hamlet perched at a height of 5000 ft. in the Himalayas. Kheerganga is the next tourist site considered as the “abode of Lord Shiva”, which is known for exhilarating hot water springs and scenic valleys. Immerse in the calming surroundings which gives you a break from chaotic city life. Though, it is the most favorite choice amongst those seeking an adventurous holiday amid nature.
Important facts about the trek –
Distance – 24 kms
Height – 9700 ft.
Starting & Ending point – Kasol
Trek duration – 2 Nights 3 Days
Best time to visit – March to June
Day 1: Kasol Arrival
Upon arrival in Kasol, you will be greeted by our escorting manager and further accompanied for hotel transfer and check-in. Get freshen up and relax there. Afterward, head out to see the local places and flea markets in Kasol offering an exquisite collection of traditional artifacts. The remaining day is leisure for you. Afterward, come back to the hotel for a scrumptious dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Guided Kheerganga Trek
Wake up with a wholesome breakfast, begin the journey to Barshaini in a shared taxi. Get set for an amazing Kheerganga trek after meeting the trekking guide. Kheerganga Trek lasts for 4 hours and 12 kms of distance. The trail offers many breathtaking sights that will rejuvenate your mind and soul. It needs neither too much time nor any prior trekking experience, even the beginner trekker or a backpacker can go and enjoy this adventure. Taking a stroll through the magnificent landscape of Himachal Pradesh will treat you to many amazing sights of nature. During this trek, you will treat your eyes to many picturesque waterfalls, don’t forget to take pictures at every single place.
On the way, embark on Shiva Temple, Rudra Naag Waterfall, and fascinating rock formations. You can spend the remaining day at your own leisure near the mountains. Have dinner and stay overnight at the camp in Kheerganga.
Day 3: Barshaini Trek | Bid Adieu to the Mountains
After a scrumptious breakfast, take a dip in a popular hot water spring nearby and head out to Barshaini Trek of 12 kms (4 hours approx), taking you to see the splendid sights all around. Later, return back to Kasol from where you will depart for an onward journey with many beautiful memories.
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