BEAS KUND TREK
- 3 days
BEAS KUND TREK
The Beas Kund Trek originates from Solang Valley all the way up to the origin of the Beas river. The time taken to reach Beas Kund is generally 8-9 hours . Beas Kund trek distance is 14 km. Beas Kund altitude is approximately 1700 meters. It’s moderately difficult to climb but it will be so worth it. Beas, a mythologically significant lake, trekking up to its origin is nothing short of alluring. You will experience views you thought one could only see in paradise. The best time to go on a trek to Beas Kund is Mid-May to Mid-October and the average temperature is 3.9 degrees. The obvious essentials are your warm clothes, gloves, sunglasses, sunscreen, waterproof shoes and most importantly, your zeal!
Day 1: Drive from Manali (6,726 ft) to Dhundi (9,317 ft) and trek to Bakarthach (10,850 ft)
Early morning, we reach Manali and drive towards Dhundi (9317 ft) via Solang (8400 ft), which is known for its summer and winter sport conditions including parachuting, paragliding, skiing, and zorbing. Drive from Manali to Dhundi is 25 km and it takes 1 hour. We start our trek from Dhundi. And follow the trail along the river Beas. We cross the stream several times and walk through forests of oak, fir, and walnuts. En route, we get glimpses of many known peaks of Dhauladhar and Peerpanjal Ranges including Seven sisters, Hanuman Tibba, Shitidhaar, and Friendship peak., Through boulders and narrow streams of a dying glacier, we reach our campsite at Bakarthach, that means ‘shepherd’s field’. There we set up an overnight base. You can explore in and around the campsite, look at flocks of sheep grazing peacefully.
Day 2: Trek from Bakarthach (10,850 ft) to Beas Kund (12,106 ft) and back to Bakarthach (10,850 ft)
We start early today. After a short climb up the ridge through Bhoj Patr, we will reach Beas Kund. We will see the serene glacial lake of Beas Kund that is the origin of the mighty river Beas. Later we return to camp at Bakarthach for the night stay.
Day 03: Trek from Bakarthach to Dhundi/Solang (2-3 hrs) and drive back to Manali.
After breakfast, we start our descent back to Solang Via Dhundi .vehicles will be waiting for us there at Dhundi/Solang from here we travel back to Manali, where you can board buses the same day or stay the night at a hotel.
• Accommodation during Trek (Camping) on sharing basis.
• Meals while on trek (Veg) from day 1st lunch to day 3rd lunch.
• Gear (Sticks + Snow Gaiters + DayBags + Tent + Sleeping Bag + Mats + Lights)
• Transport from Manali – Dhundi – Manali as per the Itinerary
• Certified and experienced Guide, support staff and safty equipment.
• First aid medical kits
• All fees and permits
• Non-veg and Wines
• Porter if needed & hired
• Any Extra meals or Snacks or juice or water that you purchase
• Anything which is not part of inclusion
• Cost Escalation due to “Force Majure” and evacuation charges