Kasol & Kheerganga Weekend Trip

duration Duration 3 Days / 2 Nights
altitude Maximum Altitude 9,700 ft
visit Best time to visit April - November
age Minimum Age 8+
Camp Base Camp Kasol
Camp Accommodation type Alpine or Dome Tents
About the Kasol & Kheerganga Weekend Trip

The Kasol, nestled in the Parvati valley is famous for its picturesque beauty all around, thrilling treks, delicious food, continuous roaring Parvati River and pleasing hospitality. In order to give you a brief experience about the valley we have come up with a short and everything included package. In this package, you stay at Kasol and trek to Chalal, and then to Kheerganga.

Parvati valley

Also See: Kasol & Tosh Trek

Kheerganga is one of the most trekked destination from Kasol and is nestled deep in the Parvati Valley, the trek to Kheerganga is a treat to the soul as it offers a walk a pleasing walk through the lush green mountains, you pass through many waterfalls and continuous uphills and downhills sums up a great time at the destination. One of the main attractions of Kheerganga is the Sulphur Enriched Hot Spring, many travellers/trekkers around the globe trek to this place to take a dip and soak the positive energy of the Hot Water Spring of Kheerganga. On the route to Kheerganga you reach Barshaini which is known for the splendid views of confluence of Tosh & Parvati river.

Kheerganga

Also See: Kasol Weekend Trip (Delhi to Delhi)

Chalal is one of the small villages in the Parvati Valley and is just 1.5 km from Kasol. The route to the villages passes through the cafes of Kasol and runs along the Parvati River. The Chalal is basically a hideout from the busy life of Kasol. While Kasol enjoys the limelight of the travellers, one should visit Chalal in order to experience the sheer beauty of the forest which is surrounded by the high peaks. This will be an easy hike and one must visit to soak the positivity of Chalal

The Day 3 will not be so long and will be a proper summarisation of the trek as you trek back to Barshaini, now you are much more aware of the local lifestyle of the people of Parvati valley.

Also See: Kasol Tosh Kheerganga Trek

Kasol Kheerganga (3 Days / 2 Nights)

 

Day 1: Kasol to Chalal

 

Trek: 3 km (3-4 hours)

Meal Included: Dinner

Stay Type: Stay in tents on a double/triple sharing basis

  • Arrive at Kasol, check in to your respective tent, and rest for a while.
  • Post freshening up, get ready by 11 AM for a short hike to Chalal, cross the suspension bridge over the Parvati River.
  • Enjoy the Chalal vibe, traversing through the dense forest.
  • In the noontime return back to the campsite, have your lunch at the different cafes.
  • In the evening sit near the Parvati River and enjoy the inhouse activities.
  • Enjoy the bonfire with light music, followed by a dinner arrangement starting from 8.30 PM. Retire for the at the campsite.

 

Day 2: Kasol to Kheerganga

 

Trek: 12km (6-7 hours)

Meals Included: Breakfast - Dinner

Stay Type: Stay in tents on a double/triple sharing basis

  • Wake up to a great morning, have breakfast, get ready by 9 AM and get transferred to Barshaini.
  • Pass through Barshaini village, which is also known as the confluence point of the Tosh and Parvati River.
  • Hike along the gushing river and reach the midpoint, take a halt and some refreshments here.
  • A few more km into the trek you reach Kheerganga, take a dip into the refreshing hot spring.
  • Head to the campsite area and have your hot meal by 8.30 PM and with good memories retire for the day.

 

Day 3: Kheerganga to Kasol

 

Meal Included: Breakfast

Trek: 12 Km (5-6 hours)

  • Wake up to a refreshing morning, have breakfast at 8AM, and start your hike back to Barshaini.
  • Take the shared cab from Barshaini to Kasol (reach around 1PM in the noon) and end this wonderful experience.

Air: You can take a flight to Delhi and from there book a private or shared cab to Delhi bus stand. From Delhi bus stand there are regular buses to Kasol.

Road: Regular busses are available from Delhi and Chandigarh to Kasol.

Rail: You can take a train to Delhi and from there book a private or shared cab to Delhi bus stand. From Delhi bus stand there are regular buses to Kasol.

1. Shirts / T-shirts –2/3, Jeans

2. Warm and thick Fleece / Full-sleeve Woollen sweater

3. Thermal inner wear (upper & lower), Scarf/muffler (optional)

4. Woollen cap, Woollen gloves, Woollen socks & regular socks (3-4 pairs)

5. Comfortable Hiking shoes (shoes with a thick sole are recommended)

6. Lightweight floaters/sandals/slippers

7. Raincoat / Poncho, Small light weight towel

8. Cap / Hat to keep the strong sun away from your face

9. Medicines, if requiring any specific medication

10. Personal toiletries

Inclusions:

1. You will be greeted by our ground team on your arrival to Kasol.

2. Transportation on Day 2 from Kasol to Barshaini and on Day 3 from Barshaini to Kasol.

3. All stays included

- Stay in Alpine tents at Kasol on a sharing basis.

- Stay in Alpine/Dome tents at Kheerganga on a sharing basis.

4. Meals Included on the basis of MAP plan (Breakfast and Dinner), Vegetarian Only

5. An experienced and a local trek guide.

6. Hot water for drinking purpose shall be provided on request.

 

Exclusions:

1. The above trek charges does not include the GST charges (5%).

2. Personal essentials -

(i) Equipment - Trekking poles

(ii) Insurance - Personal and travel insurances.

(iii) Beverage - Mineral water bottles/bottled or canned beverages

(iv) Snacks - Chocolate, dry fruits, protein or nutrition bar.

(v) Entertainment - Camera or drone fees.

3. In case if your trek remains incomplete or uninitiated because of "force majeure" or by personal choice after you arrive at the starting point, you will not be able to get refund, reschedule or replace any services that remain unutilized by you.

4. Any additional cost incurred due to changes in Government Guidelines related to travel/trek/COVID-19 will be borne by the Guest.

5. Anything which is not included in Inclusion.

  1. If cancellations are made within 2 days prior to the start date of the trek, 100% advance will be charged as cancellation fee.
  2. If cancellations are made between 3-7 days prior to the start of the trek, EITHER 75% of total package amount will be returned to the guest (25% of total package amount will be charged as cancellation fee) OR whole advance amount can be adjusted against any trek within next 6 months.
  3. If cancellations are made prior to 7 days from the start of the trek, 100% of the total advance will be refunded.
  4. If you book the trek by paying 25% of the booking amount and fail to make the 100% payment before 25 days from date of travel. In this case, your booking will get cancelled automatically and can only be reconfirmed once you make the full payment, depending on the availability of slots.
  5. In case if your trek remains incomplete or uninitiated because of "force majeure" or by personal choice after you arrive at the starting point, you will not be able to get refund, reschedule or replace any services that remain underutilized by you.
  6. Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policies mentioned on the website & are irrespective of the date of booking.
  7. The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days.

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