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Snow in Manali | Camping, Photography and Hiking

Duration:
2 Nights 3 Days
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Activity: Camping/Hiking
Duration: 2 Nights 3 Days
Pickup and Drop Location: Haripur

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Description

Snow in Manali

Enjoy the tour with snow in Manali. Manali is the highland within the peak of the Himachal Pradesh state at the north side of the Kullu valley. And features a population of about 31000. This town is the beginning of an ancient commerce way to Ladakh and a roadway to other northern hill stations.

The town became a well-liked tourist destination only recently after the British visited. So It is frequently thanks to the favorable climate and delightful landscape. Therefore the rise of militancy in Kashmir also boosted tourism in Manali within the 1980s.

There are 800 to­ 1000 hotels and guesthouses within the town and outskirts. Therefore People coming here with families, on honeymoons, in search of adventure sports activities. Manali offers a good range of activities like mountain biking, skiing, trekking, paragliding, cannoning, etc.

Know about Manali | Snow in Manali

The Kullu valley is legendary for its picturesque hills and temples. It’s one of the topmost tourist destinations and one can visit famous places. That is like the Rohtang Pass, the Hadimba Temple, Vashist Hot Springs, Solang Valley, Basheshwar Mahadev Temple, Nehru Kund, Sultanpur Palace, Bijli Mahadev Temple, Ma Sharvari Temple, the Beas Valley, etc.

There are many famous trekking routes just like the Malana Village Trek, Bara Banghal and Bir Trek, Hamya Herbal Trek, Hampta Pass Trek. Also, There are Jogini Waterfalls Trek, Deo Tibba Base Camp Trek, Beas Kund Trek, Brighu Lake Trek, Lama Dough Trek, Chandrakhani Pass Trek, etc.

The climate in Manali is extremely cold in winter and moderately cool in summers. If one is trying to find snow activities, then one should visit Manali between January Mid-June. For honeymooner, the entire year is favorable, except for the monsoon months of July September. For people looking to go to Manali within the off­ season, the simplest time is January Mid-March, when the gang is sparse and hotels offer a discount.

Therefore Snow snow in Manali and winter hiking can be one of the most spellbinding experiences of your life. And that’s a story that you’ll never forget.

Day 01: Chandigarh/Delhi – Manali – Haripur – Soil (2-3 Hours Trek)

Arrive at our base in Haripur by 9:00 am from where you will be greeted by your trip manager and guides.

The short hike of 2-3 hours, to the ancient village of Soil, starts here.  Walkthrough lush green jungles and cross beautiful water streams to reach your destination, a truly exotic location with stunning views. Enjoy a warm bonfire and BBQ before retiring in snug and comfortable camping tents.

 

Day 02: Soil – Haripur – Manali: (1-2 Hours Trek)

Return to the base at Haripur doing the ‘golden meadow hike’ in 3-4 hours and drive back to Manali. The option of paragliding or river rafting before heading back at extra cost.

Documents Required:

  • Identity Cards with Xerox and Passport Size Photographs (at least 4)
  • Medical Certificate: You can download the format from the below document and the same needs to be given to Base Camp to Trek Leader while Registration.
  • Disclaimers: You can download the format from the below document and the same needs to be given to Base Camp to Trek Leader while Registration.
  • Leave No Trace Policy Document: You can download the format from the below document and the same needs to be given to Base Camp to Trek Leader while Registration.)

Important Information:

  • You don’t need any ‘special’ gear for this winter trek, apart from a good pair of boots and gaiters. The trick is to layer sensibly and for temperatures dipping to zero, 3 layers are normally enough – 2 full sweaters and a jacket. Same for legs, you need layers thickness is secondary. For inners, 2 t-shirts or 3 at most are perfect. It’s simple for every 5-degree dip in temperature, add a layer.
  • All guests are welcome to stay at A Base’ in Haripur, Manali in rooms on sharing basis at a nominal cost. Unwind, relax, go paragliding, rafting or angling and later interact with the team over BBQ and bonfire (**) before commencing the trek next morning.
  • Trekking programs in the Himalaya not necessarily would always run exactly as scheduled. Allow for unplanned long days or early camps due to weather disruptions or similar causes.
  • All participants are recommended to have travel insurance that covers trekking and wilderness travel.
  • Wear shoes and clothes you are comfortable in and do not forget waterproof jackets and warm clothing.
  • Do not litter the environment. Polythene and plastics are non-biodegradable and unhealthy for the environment and must not be littered or burned and should be carried back.
  • In case of heavy snow or not enough snow, we will choose a different snow point or stay at the Knott.
  • No special equipment is required except for a good pair of mountain shoes and a few warm jackets.
  • environment and must not be littered or burned and should be carried back.

Inclusions

  • All transportation as per itinerary in local cars and jeeps from the base in Haripur, Manali.
  • All meals beginning with breakfast on Day 1 until lunch on Day 2.
  • Stay in tents/log hut/village out-house with all meals during the entire trek
  • Services of professional MOI and BMC (ABVIMAS) qualified trekking guides. Cook and helpers. Horses/porters to carry your personal luggage (max 10 Kgs per person)
  • All equipment like tents, dining, toilet tents, carry mats, sleeping bags etc.
  • Currently applicable Govt. taxes

Exclusions

  • Any form of client insurance personnel, baggage, medical.
  • Transport to and from Manali
  • Any expenses of purely personal nature like laundry, phone/Fax calls, tips to drivers, guides, any beverages.
  • Any increase in govt. service tax.
  • Any expenses that arise due to change in itinerary because of natural forces like landslides, rains, roadblocks, flight cancellations, sickness etc.
  • Cost of increase in stay due to any of the above reasons.
  • Any medical, travel or evacuation insurance. Any other service or item not specified above.
  • Any sightseeing’s in Manali
  • Paragliding, rafting, angling, snappling.

Additional information

Activity Type

Camping, Hiking

Duration

1 Night 2 Days