|Tour Rating: ★★★★☆|
|8 Days | 7 Night | Manali|
Manali | Malana | Delhi
Malana Trek is one of the most preferred treks in the entire Kullu valley. The trek offers some of the most beautiful mountain scenery not to be found anywhere else in India. With dense forest and wide open green valleys taking you the village, there is nothing more, you can expect. Malana is a tribal village, which is considered as the oldest democracy in the world. The permission must be obtained by the head of the villagers to visit the important places in the village and one has to be very careful to not touch the untouched places (sacred places and monuments). If someone is found guilty he/she have to pay a vey heavy panelty.
DAY 1: Delhi to Manali (2000 m) 570 kms 16 hours, by night tourist bus
Evening you will have to board the bus from the Delhi bus stop. Bus details will be shared once the booking is confirmed.
DAY 2: Manali
On arrival, our representative will be waiting for you at the bus stop. He will then take you the hotel arranged for you. After check in our guide will take you for a walk to old Manali and in the evening take you around Manali. Overnight at the hotel arranged for you.
DAY 3: Manali to Nagar-Rumsu, Rumsu 21 kms (2135 mtrs) 3 hours.
Explore the valley and its ancient temples at Jagatsukh and Nagar castle, Tripurasundri and other shrines, the art gallery of the Russian painter Roerich. Walking up the steep trail to the village of Rumsu, traditional wooden houses with a picturesque village is worth to visit, a steep and a gradual walk to the campsite.
DAY 4:- Rumsu to Chiklani (2378 mtrs) 4 hours 30 minutes.
The path is going steadily up to the base camp through the forest of Oak, Popular, Pine, meadow of wild flowers and Rhododendron bushes.
DAY 5:- Chiklani to Nagruni (3000mtrs) over Chandrakhani pass (3660mtrs) 5 hours; Trek 3
After a short gradual climbing to the pass, it offers an extensive view of the Himalayan snow caped mountain and widely spread valleys of Kullu. Easy walk to the campsite surrounded by forest.
DAY 6:- Nagruni toMalana (2652 mtrs) 5hours 30 minutes.
One hour descend to the river bed, sporadic sight of solitary houses on the hill sides as you are near to Malana. Fair skin, light eyes, entirely different dialect, religious and socially practices of the people of the Malana. The village set out from the rest of the Kullu valley. Camp out at the village.
DAY 7:- Malana to Manali via Manikaran, 99 kms
Descend to the ‘Nalla’ and vehicle will pick you from road head to visit Manikaran a pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Sikhs, evening reach at Manali, night in the hotel.
DAY 8:- Manali-Delhi 570 kms.
Free day in Manali, by the afternoon transfer to a comfortable bus to Delhi, night in the bus.
• Transport from Manali town to trekking point
• All Vegetarian meal while trekking, lunch pack.
• Kitchen team with all necessary items.
• Professional trekking guide
• Sleeping bag & Mattress.
• Mule / Horses / Porters for transportation of the baggage and Kitchen.
• Two men spacious tents, Dining tent, toilet tent.
• Common medical kit.
• Hotels and meals in Manali
• Day 01 Breakfast & Day 3 Dinner.
• Beverages except boiled water while in camp
• Medical evacuation
• Tipping to Staff.
• Refund to any unused services and no show at the meeting point,
• Any expenses arise due to unforeseen circumstances like sickness,
• if anyone quite the trek by any reason, road blocks, landslides, etc.
• Items of personal nature.