Trek to Solang Glacier - 9 Nights / 10 Days

Places to Visit: Dalhousie

Duration:9 Nights / 10 Days

ITINERARY

DAY 01:

DELHI - MANALI (575KMS, 14HOURS DRIVE)
Departure from Delhi in a deluxe coach in the evening by 1800hrs. Dinner enroute in Karnal. Overnight bus journey to Manali.

MEALS: D


DAY 02:

ARRIVE MANALI - DRIVE SOLANG (23KMS)
Arrive Manali and drive further to the base camp at Solang (8184ft). Reach by lunch time. Tent allotment & day at leisure. Overnight at base camp.

MEALS: B - L - HT - S & D
ACCOMMODATION: Tents

DAY 03:

ACCLIMATIZATION DAY
After breakfast, trek around the base camp as acclimatization walk. Overnight in tents.

MEALS: BT - B - L - HT - S & D
ACCOMMODATION: TENTS

DAY 04:

BASE CAMP - SHAGARA DUGH (CAMP I)
(TREK 5KMS/ 4HRS)
The first day's trek crosses the Solang nallah on the right bank and climbs up to Solang village. The trek winds up steadily rising to the first camp set in the middle of a forest clearing at 9555ft. Fresh hot lunch at the camp. Post lunch to explore towards the summit of Patalsu peak. Overnight in tents.

MEALS: BT - B - L - HT - S & D
ACCOMMODATION: TENTS

DAY 05:

CAMP I - LOLRA THATCH (CAMPII)
(TREK 7KMS, 5HRS)
The second day's trek descends down to a stream and then steadily rises to camp II at Lolra thatch (10250ft). Camp II offers the most spectacular sight of the entire Solang valley especially the sunrise on Mt. Hanuman Tibba. Post lunch to explore towards the summit of Lolra peak. Overnight in tents.

MEALS: BT - B - L - HT - S & D
ACCOMMODATION: TENTS

DAY 06:

CAMP II - JHALARU THATCH (CAMP III)
(TREK 8KMS, 5HRS)
The trek descends down in a deep dense forest towards Mahili thatch. Crossing beautiful forest and streams, the trek leads you to the camp III at Jhalaru thatch at 11022ft. Overnight in tents.

MEALS: BT - B - L - HT - S & D
ACCOMMODATION: TENTS

DAY 07:

CAMPIII - SOLANG GLACIER - (CAMP III)
(TREK 6KMS/ 4HRS)
Finest day that everybody will look forward to for fantastic views of the Solang Glacier and the surrounding peaks of the Himalayan range. Overnight in tents.

MEALS: BT - B - L - HT - S & D
ACCOMMODATION: TENTS

DAY 08:

CAMP III - BASE CAMP (TREK 8KMS/ 4HRS)
The last day's trek brings one down to the base camp. While descending down, one can have fine views of peaks such as Mt. Indrasan (6221M) & Mt. Deo Tibba (6001M). Certificate awarding ceremony at the base camp followed by campfire. Overnight in tents.

MEALS: BT - B - L - HT - S & D
ACCOMMODATION: TENTS

DAY 09:

BASE CAMP - MANALI - DELHI
After breakfast, transfer to Manali. At leisure to explore the charm of this mountain town. Drive back to Delhi in the evening around 1600hrs. Overnight bus journey. Dinner in Mandi.

MEALS: BT - B & D

DAY 10:

ARRIVE DELHI
Arrive Delhi around 0600 hrs.

MEAL ABBREVATIONS:

Bed Tea - BT, Breakfast - B, Lunch - L, High Tea - HT, Soup - S, Dinner - D

PACKAGE INCLUDES

All transportation in deluxe coach, accommodation in tents on sharing basis, all meals as per itinerary, all camping and trekking equipment's, guides and services of camp leaders.

EQUIPMENT FOR THE TREK

We provide all equipment for the trek like 4-men alpine tents at the higher campsites, carry mattress in every tent, warm sleeping bags, strong technical nylon fabric rucksacks. You are just required to bring your clothing & good strong pair of walking boots.

MEDICAL FACILTIES

Facilities for proper medical aid are available at every campsite throughout the trek. However those on special medication or with known drug allergies should bring their own necessary medications.

SAFETY

Extensive and painstaking preparations have gone into the planning of trek routes keeping safety in mind. Our experienced camp leaders have been constantly visiting the area to check all the details. Stringent safety standards are adhered to strictly, and only quality equipment is used.

CANCELLATION

The package price will be deducted as per the following conditions strictly. No refund will be entertained without receiving a cancellation request effective from the date of receipt of letter.
Notice of less than 30 days: Half fee refund
Notice of less than 15 days: No refund.
No refund will be given to people who are unable to complete the trek or abandon it due to any reasons.

CERTIFICATE

Every trekker will be awarded with a certificate on successfully completing the trek by our organisers.