Duration : 11 Nights
Destination Covered : Delhi - Manali - Lama Dugh - Lama Dugh - Riyali Thach - Kalihani Pass Base - Rani Sui - Bogi Thach - Panaga - Manali – Delhi
Kalihani pass the Gateway of Bhara Bhangal Village from Manali side is one of the least visited trek in Himachal Pradesh.This trek is also known as shepherd trail frequently use by shepherd with their flocks to reach the grazing point in lush Green kullu valley.To Reach the elevation of 4800 Mt you have walk thorugh snow bedded Glacier,Moraine ,scree and through boulders.The Views from the this elevation is truey extravagant one can see the two mighty Ranges Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar of western Himalayas and excellent views of Mt. Deo Tibba and Mt. Indrasan and several unkown peaks of these Ranges. September is the peak trekking season of this route because it is difficult to cross this route in June and july due to huge accumulation of snow and other weather conditions.In September the Trail is occupied with several patches of flowers, Himalayan flora and fauna. This Trek commence from Manali and popular hill station and pass through the evergreen dense forest of Deodar,Pines and walnut to Lama Dugh campsite a lush green meadow surrounded by huge Deodar tree and then Riyali Thatch,Kalihani, Rani sui and ends in Parsha Village.
The Kalihani Pass trek, which is one of the moderate treks in Himachal Pradesh, commences from Manali, which is at an elevation of 2,050 meters. Manali is one of the popular hill stations in India and is a major escape for leisure travellers from all around the world. The journey from Manali heads to Lama Dugh at 3,017 meters and thereafter turns to Riyali Thach, which is at an elevation of 3,400 meters. The journey encounters several small gushing streams and passes through the evergreen forest, which is a home to several Himalayan animals and birds. Along with the natural harmony the trail continues up to the base of Kalihani Pass at an altitude of 4,010 meters and thereafter one has to undertake a strenuous and steep climb to Kalihani Pass. The trek downhill follows from Kalihani Pass to Rani Sui at 3,400 meters and thereafter winds to Bogi Thach at 3,000 meters. From Bogi Thach there is a steep descending to Panaga at 2,300 meters and thereby the journey wheels and leads to Manali.
On arrival met our representative and then transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
In the morning half day sightseeing and in the evening drive to Manali by AC Volvo coach. Overnight journey.
Arrival at Manali by morning. On arrival transfer to hotel for relax. At leisure visit Hadimba Devi Temple, old Manali, Tibetan Monastery and the mall. Overnight stay in the hotel.
The climb is through thick forests but there is no water point after departing from Manali. As one gains height in this steep climb, the distinct views of different faces of Indrasan, Deo Tibba and peaks of Bara Shigri glacier open up. In the last lag, the path turns to the right and one traverses the ridge horizontally and enters the campsite on an alpine plateau studded with thick growth of alpine flowers.
The height gain on this day is approximately 1 km. The trek is through steep a ridge below Thanpri Tibba (4000m). From this point, one can have a magnificent glimpse of Manali, situated on the left bank of River Beas and the whole upper Kullu valley, which appears swathed in the different colors of the season.
A longish day. The trail proceeds over open meadows initially followed by a steep descent to a stream. Crossing it, the path continues in a steep climb for about three hours till you arrive at the camp at the base of the Kalihani Pass. Make sure you catch the views of Deo Tibba and Indrasan peaks from the campsite.
Today will be a long day with a steep climb to the pass crossing a stretch of scree, a morraine and the Kalihani glacier. Take time off at the pass to get a splendid 360 degree view of hanging glaciers, the Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar ranges. A steep descent will bring you back to the camp.
The trail traces back to Riyali Thach and goes further to Rani Sui, where there is a small mountain pond.
Today's is an easy walk downhill to the meadow at Bogi Thach. The path winds through thick pine forests with cedar and deodar trees.
Continue downhill till the village of Panaga from where a vehicle will pick you up and drop you to Manali.
The day at leisure. In the evening drive to Delhi by AC Volvo coach. Overnight journey
Arrival at Delhi by morning. On arrival transfers to hotel for relax. In the evening drive to international airport to catch onwards flight.
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