High Altitude Trek to Lahual - (Bhraman 2017)

Date: 22nd Jul - 6th Aug 2017
Area: Baralachala , Himalachal Pradesh
Departure: 22nd Jul 17 from Mumbai
Arrival: 6th aug 17 in Mumbai

Travel: By Train from Mumbai to Chandhigadh (2 way),
Further Travel by local transportation.

Type: High Altitude Trek
Higest Altitude: BC 5500m, Suraj Tal 5000 m.

Trek: Start from KilingSarai road head to first Base Camp, Next Touch point is to Suraj Tal and Return

Actual Trekking: 5-6 days, Mountains days: 10

Max group size: 8
Confirmation: Before 30th April 2017


About Area
:
Located amidst the natural splendor of ice capped arid mountain peaks & marked by the famous Baralachala pass, nested is the lake of the Sun God ie lake Suraj Tal. This sacred & stunningly clear water lake is every photographer's & nature lover's paradise.

This trek to Suraj Tal skirts along the bank of the river for about 3 kms & through the Bhaga valley of which the lake is a part.
The Bhaga river originates from this lake & further confluence with the river Chandra to form Chandrabhaga river. The Base camp is on Manali Leh Highway. Team will be crossing 2 passes (Rohtang and Baralacha la). The region is close to Tibet border.

Brief Itinerary:
Day 1 Dept from Mumbai to Chandigarh.
Day 2 Overnight travel to Manali (2000mt)
Day 3 Rest followed by acclimatization exercises.
Day 4 Acclimatization and preparation for trek (Purchasing)
Day 5 Travel to Darcha & stay in tents (3400mt)
Day 6 Acclimatization activities for trek
Day 7 Travel to KilingSarai & hike then stay in tents. (4800mt)
Day 8 Travel to Sarchu & hike and stay in tents.(4800 mt)
Day 9 Trek to Suraj Tal & stay.(4800mt)
Day 10 Trek to Bhraratpur Base Camp & return to Manali
Day 11 Manali Site seeing
Day 12 Stay at Manali. Night Dept. to Delhi.
Day 13 Dept. to Mumbai.
Day 14 Arrival to Mumbai.

The chief highlights of this trek:
- Its altitude. Max. 15700 feet above sea level.
- It's Location. In the Lahaul valley (north Himachal)
- Cold desert at high altitude. typical cold & arid landscape.
- Tibetan culture, Camping alongside of river/lake.
- Surrounded with fascinating views of the mountains around.
- Complete package cost along with option to join at Manali.

Fitness:
One should be able to walk 8-10 kms at a strech per day. If not habitual one should do regular exercise & walk 5-6 km daily to the level of certain comfort. 1-2 month practice is required for those who will be attending first time. The regular exercise can help you acclimatize in the high altitude stay. The participants should consider doing couple of treks in the mountain as a part of preparation.

Cost Incudes:
-Transport Mumbai to Mumbai including meal, Insurance
-Camping Tents, Kitchen Tent
-Nutritious, high calorie vegetarian food
-Guide, Cook, Helper
-Tented accomodation -for 3 people

Cost excludes:
Mineral water, Cold drinks, Unplanned stay in hotel in case of road closed, bad weather, delay of transportation, Medical or hospitalization during trek.

Things to Carry:
Visit our knowmore page or visit Trek Checklist page. One should able to carry required essential in 30-35 ltr comfortable Backpack.


Note:

** Those who wish to join from New Delhi can do so.
** All participants should qualify minimum fitness criteria before trek set by the leader.


The Terms and conditions mentioned below shall apply for the event:

  1. Maximum efforts are made to ensure the safety of the participant. However, Bhramanti & their management will not be responsible for injuries of any nature, mental or physical, whether caused directly or indirectly due to any adventure sports or their allied activities.
  2. Every participant is required to fill a registration form and indemnity bond prior to the commencement of the trip.
  3. Refund and cancellation:
    - If you cancel 20 days before the trip begins, Bhramanti will retain 20% of the trip cost.
    - If you cancel 15 days before the trip begins, Bhramanti will retain 50 % of the trip cost.
    - If you cancel less than 14 days before the trip begins, or, are not present when the trip begins, there will be no refund.
  4. Bhramanti will take every care to ensure that itineraries are followed to the letter but circumstances beyond control may necessitate changes. In case of changes in routes and properties, Bhramanti will accept no liability but make arrangements for substitution of equal.
  5. Bhramanti will accept no liability for any damage, losses and expenses suffered by any participants as a result of sickness, quarantine, weather conditions, war, strikes, riots or any other cause outside our control.
  6. Any damage, other than that attributable to fair wear and tear, to the equipments by the participants will be billed to you. Our decision on all such matters will be final and binding.

Contact:
Kaivalya - 09820404414, Kiran - 09820837326 or email us: info@bhramanti.com

The detailed trek schedule will be sent to interested participants on request.

 


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