(10 Nights / 11 Days)

McLeodganj Indrahar pass trekking adventure trip

Tour Overview

This tracking tour starts at McLeodganj in the Himachal Pradesh state of India and ends at Chamba. In this tour, you climb the Dhauladhar hills of the Pir Panjal mountain range. The main trekking destination is the peak of the Indrahar Pass, which is 4342 meters above sea level. During this trekking expedition, the first climbs from Dharamshala to the Indrahar Pass and the latter descends to the other side of the mountain range to Chamba. This journey is very spectacular and during this journey, you go through many types of terrain such as dense forests, caves, water streams, deep trenches. This route is commonly used by cushioning shepherds. This journey requires a good level of fitness as you have to climb through a rocky area continuously during climbing. During this journey, when you reach the summit of Indrahar Pass, from here you can see the beautiful scenery around. In this tour, you also pass through many remote villages in hilly areas. Of course, this journey is difficult but equally thrilling. The thrill of trekking and the natural beauty enjoyed in this trekking tour cannot be expected anywhere else.

Tour Details

Day 01: Arrival in Delhi

Today you will arrive at Delhi International Airport where our representative will welcome you and provide you with a full stop. After this, you will be transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day you will voluntarily explore the nearby monuments and enjoy street food or spend a good time shopping in traditional markets.

Day 02: Delhi-Chandigarh

After having breakfast this morning, you will travel to Chandigarh. Chandigarh is the first planned city in India and this city is very beautiful. After check-in in your hotel in Chandigarh, spend time wandering in the beautiful markets nearby or you can also go sightseeing like the famous rock garden, Rose Garden and Sukhna Lake.

Day 03: Chandigarh – Dharamshala (249 km)

After having breakfast in the morning you will travel by road to Dharamshala and on arrival check-in at the hotel. You can spend the rest of the time roaming around the beautiful date shop markets of McLeodganj and looking at the traditional items and enjoying the local cuisine.

Day 04: Dharamshala

Today you will go sightseeing around Dharamshala and McLeodganj. This place is home to a large community elected from Tibet and the Holi Dalai Lama also resides here. You will visit many sightseeing places like Dal Lake War Memorial St George Church Bhagsunag Temple etc. today. The height of McLeodganj is 2082 meters above sea level and after spending time in this medium-altitude, your body will be able to tolerate the atmosphere of high altitude trekking tour.

Day 05: Dharamshala-Triund (1 hr drive+4 hrs trek)

Today is the first day of your trekking tour. After breakfast in the morning, you will be taken by car to the point where you will start tracking. Passing through the beautiful lush green forests, you will reach the campsite Triund which has a height of 2842 meters. There is also Triund Mahadev Temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. You will be able to see the beautiful scenery all around this place and will experience immense peace here. The rest of the time you enjoy walking in the area around the campsite and enjoy the views of nature.

Day 06: Triund - Lahesh Cave (3467 meters)

After breakfast in the morning, you will trek to the Lahesh Caves, which is 3465 meters above sea level. The distance from Triund to Lahesh Caves is about 9 kilometers. During this time you will pass through dense pine forests. However, today's tracking route is not so difficult because today there is not much climbing on this route. When today's tracking campaign ends, settle into your tent.

Day 07: Lahesh - Indrahar Pass (4342 meters) - Chatru Parao (3700 meters)

After having breakfast this morning, you will start the climb to Indra Haar Pass. Your tracking expedition today can be a bit tricky because you are about to climb the steep path along the rocky path. As soon as you reach the peak of Indrahar Pass, you will be able to see a panoramic view of all the peaks of Pir Panjal in the vicinity and in addition, you will be able to see the amazing view of Mount Kailash of Manimahesh. After this, you will descend to the other side of the mountain range and trek to Chatru Parao, a beautiful village. You will have your next campsite in this beautiful hill village and this campground is the most ideal place for nature lovers.

Day 08: Chatru Parao - Kuarsi (2730 meters)

After breakfast in the morning, you will leave Chatru Para Camp and start trekking to the base camp ahead. On the way you will enter the village of Kuarsi, passing some ice bridges. This is a village of Gaddi shepherd people and the route you will be trekking is used by the shepherds in winter. As soon as you reach the camp, get set up in your tent and spend the rest of the time roaming this beautiful village and looking at the lifestyle here.

Day 09: Kuarsi – Machetar (1800 meters) - Chamba (996 meters)

Today you will be trekking to further destination Machetar village. During your trekking tour, today you will pass through the corridor between two mountain ranges. On your left will be the Dhauladhar mountain range of the Pir Panjal range and on the right side are the huge mountains of Manimahesh. Moving on you will reach Machetar, a beautiful village passing through many beautiful nature views. From here, you will take a train by road and reach Chamba, an ancient city. On reaching Chamba, you will check into the previously booked rest house.

Day 10: Chamba – Delhi (9-10 hours)

After breakfast this morning you will travel to Delhi. Your journey will be about 9 to 10 hours and you will reach Delhi by evening. As soon as you reach Delhi, you should check in your hotel and after a long journey sleep a restful sleep.

Day 11: Departure

After having breakfast you will be transferred to the International Airport and from here you fly back to your home. With this, your adventure trip ends.

Inclusions

  1. 10 nights' accommodation

  2. All meals

  3. Airport transfer

  4. Ground transportation

  5. Current Government Service tax included

  6. Licensed English speaking Indian tour guide

  7. Entrance fees

Exclusions

  1. Entry visa

  2. International flights

  3. Domestic flights

  4. Personal expenses

  5. Gratuities

  6. Travel insurance

  7. Laundry

  8. Alcohol beverages

This Tour Package is Available with Budget, 3 Star.

It's a 100% customizable tour package.

Beat time to visit is from April to August.

Best package cost available with a group.

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