Kalga-Pulga, Kheerganga Trekking
Kalga-Pulga is a very famous place for apple orchard fruits. Maximum lands are covered by greenery because of apple orchards. Parvati Valley in Himachal is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. Amidst these hills lies the charming village of Tosh. Tosh, the last village in Parvati valley, is well-hidden amongst tall pine forests and is located alongside the Parvati river. It provides surreal views of the wonderful Pin Parvati Pass.
The spiritual site of KheerGanga’s temporary village is where Shiva is said to have meditated for 3000 years. The hot springs at KheerGanga are extremely important for Hindu and Sikh pilgrims as well as many others who believe the waters have sacred healing properties. With a pleasant climate all around the year and low population density, this wonderful place is all set to give you an unforgettable experience. The snow-clad Himalayas to verdant landscape and clear blue sky adds a touch of mystery to the place. If you are an adventure buff and love to go hiking, then this is the trek you surely cannot miss.
Attraction to explore in Kasol
Sight Seeing- Parvati River, Malana, Kheerganga Peak, Hot water Spring at Kasol
Religious Places- Manikaran Sahib Gurudwara, Raghunath Mandir
Best Shopping Places- The Local Flea Market is the best place to fill up your shopping bags. The best buys are funky T-shirts and cool bags.
Adventure Activities- Kheerganga Trek, Night walks in Chalal, Sarr Pass Trek, Tosh Trek
The trip from Delhi to Kasol
Route from Delhi to Kasol- Delhi-Panipat-Karnal-Kurukshetra-Rupnagar-Sundernagar-Mandi-Bhuntar-Kasol
Distance from Delhi to Kasol- 520km
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Detailed Itinerary for Adventurous Kalga-Pulga, Kheerganga Trekking Trip
Day 1: Arrival in Kasol, Check in, Local Sightseeing
Arrive at Kasol & check into your Rooms & take rest. Explore Kasol & go for local sightseeing like Manikaran.
Tip- Kasol Cafes are very famous.Go for stroll to these quint cafes & the local market today
Day 2: Kasol to KheerGanga (Trekking & Camping)
Post breakfast, get ready to traverse through the dense forest for 8-9 km for an unforgettable trek to Kheerganga. Jungle trekking is the best way to get close to the nature. Our guide will give you wilderness survival tutorials on the way to get hold of your survival skills. Kheerganga, located at an height of 9712 ft, is the most beautiful of all amongst the Parvati valley. After the group reaches Kheerganga around 4 PM, welcome snacks are served. Get relaxed, watch the sunset and wash your tiredness away in the mystical hot springs bath admiring the snow-clad peaks at an altitude of 13,051 feet. Fire up the evenings with dinner in the middle of nowhere and experience the perfect stargazing in the clear skies all night long.
Day 3: Kasol to Tosh (Trekking & Homestay)
Post breakfast & check-out, get ready to explore and trek to the beautiful village called Tosh. Tosh, the last village in Parvati valley, is well-hidden among tall pine forests and is located alongside the Parvati river. Located at a height of 7874 feet, it provides surreal views of the wonderful Pin Parvati Pass. Reach the campsite by 3 PM, relax and enjoy the hot snacks served. Later, pick a camera and get lost in the nature exploring Kutla village, 3 km ahead of Tosh. Sit and get familiar with the locals and our experts to get the best of the culture & traditions of the place. The day ends with a lovely dinner around the bonfire.
Day 4: Tosh to Kalga-Pulga & Return To Kasol
A delicious breakfast is served at 8 AM post which the group gets 2 hours to spend in Tosh. Around 10 AM, the group checks out from Tosh homestay & then start for Kalga-Pulga Trek. It is a 2 hours trek. Spend some time here. Have lunch & start for Kasol again. Reach Kasol by evening. Overnight stay in Kasol.
Day 5: Kasol Exploration Day & Visit to Malana
Post breakfast, we will go for the Famous Malana Village. The villagers don’t like outsiders to touch them or their belongings or houses. Infact it’s prohibited and a heavy fine is imposed incase one mistakenly does so. Although they are always willing to pose a photograph and are camera friendly. They also call them as direct descendants of Alexander the Great who choose to settle here after the Greek Invasion in India. It has it’s own law system and set of rules and disputes are either settled by the voice of their deity Jamadagni Rishi also called Jamlu Devta or by the interference of elders of the village. Their language Kanashi is also considered sacred and is hard to understand even by locals of Kullu and Manali. After a rough 1.5 hours trek we will reach Malana village, talk to the locals, click some pictures and then return back to Kasol. Overnight Stay at Kasol.
Day 6: Checkout & Return to Delhi
We will checkout in morning around 9 AM & start back for Delhi. Trip Ends here.
Things to carry for Adventurous Kalga-Pulga, Kheerganga Trekking Trip
Valid Id Proof
Waterproof Trekking shoes
Stay: Double sharing private rooms (attached W/c) in Kasol & campsite in Kheerganga
Food: Kasol- Only Bfast, Kheerganga & Tosh- Bfast, Dinner & Snacks
Guide Fees, Forest permits & fees are included.
First Aid, Emergency assistance can be provided, if required.
Sleeping bag, tents and all the trekking equipments shall be provided, without any extra fee
Unforeseen handling costs due to sudden changes in weather, natural calamity etc., isn’t included in the package.
Potter for personal luggage handling can be made available at INR 900 per day/per person
Cancellations made 7 days before the start date of the trip will attract 50% of booking value as cancellation fees.
Cancellations made within 3 days before the start date of the trip will attract 100% of booking value cancellation fees.
In the case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases, we will try our best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However, no refund will be provided for the same.