This trek takes you to the the beautiful remote locations and village surrounding the Dhauladhar ranges where one can view the flora and fauna and observe various village life.
This is an awesome trek who have time to spare and want to go easy on difficulty. In this trek you combine the two most popular treks of the Dhauladhars, Triund and Kareri Lake. Not only this we will get to camp at the most awesome locations of Bal, Laqa, Lahesh Caves along with the two above.
Dhauladhar round trek is an easy trek going through forests of Oak, Rhododendron and Deodar in the foothills of the Dhauladhar. On the way we visit several tribal villages. The trek offers added attraction for the bird watchers. Beautiful alpine meadows carpeted with flowers and medicinal plants, pastureland, flocks of goats, sheep and wild birds and superb views from the passes make this a most wonderful route through a landscape dotted with many villages where we pause to meet the villagers and relax.
Arriving in Pathankot early morning..we then transfer to Dharamsala
first day we will start from the beautiful town of Mcleodganj and go through the pine forests and cross tribal villages on the way.
Trail goes through mixed forests of oak, rhododendron and pine. First 2 Km is a level walk and then there is sleep ascent along Kareri Nullah Stream which has to be crossed over a number of times over improvised wooden bridges. Again we will spend the beautiful night under stars with bonfire, sumptuous dinner and a little music.
fter a short ascent from the lake, is a steep descent through the forest to Bagga.
The trail goes downhill through the forest. Rawa village is situated on the bank of small river. Night stay in tent.
It is a steep ascent through the forest to Guna Devi Temple, situated in the middle of the forest. This area is bird watchers paradise.
After 2 km level walk there is a steep ascent to Triund a flat meadow on the top of the ridge. From Triund panoramic view of the peaks of Dhauladhar on one side and the Kangra valley on the other is awe-inspiring.
After a short ascent from Triund traverse a ridge to reach Laka Got a temporary shepherd camp. Laka Got is situated at the snout of small glacier, which is full of snow and ice in early summer, and the snow melts away during the monsoon. From Laka Got it is a sleep ascent for two km. Over rocky ridge to reach Lahesh Cave. Night stay in the cave or camp at Laka Got.
Follow the same route on the way back or a different one from Triund going over a grassy meadow and descend down to Bhagsunag and then to Mcleodganj.
Head back to Pathankot with lots of amazing trip memories.