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The Pool Of Gods: Brighu Lake Trek

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  • Trek to Lake Brighu, a holy lake of the Hindus
  • Visit the mountain towns of Manali and Naggar
  • Enjoy the mesmerizing views of the Himalayas along the trekking route
  • See Naggar Castle as well as the Roerich Art Gallery
Join us as we trek to the mountains and visit one of the holiest lakes of the Hindus. Enjoy trekking in the Himalayas during this guided, 5-day trip. Start your trip from DA Base– Mountaineerz in Manali. Travel through highland pastures and forests. See Mt. Hanuman Tibba towering over the meadows in the background.

Trek from the Kullu Valley and reach Lake Brighu (4,235m) , which is beyond a ridge and at the foot of a snow covered mountain, on the third day of the trip. The lake is situated to the east of the Rohtang Pass and is around 6km away from the beautiful village of Gulaba. Enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of the mountains before starting your journey back to Manali. For more details about the trek, please go through the itinerary below.
dA Base _ Mountaineerz in comfortable rooms on triple sharing
Deboard the bus at Patlikuhal, 14km away from the New Manali Bus Stand. We will pick you up from this point and drive you to our base in Haripur. Acclimatize yourself to the altitude of the area and explore the local attractions in and around Manali on your own. Dinner and overnight stay in DA Base - Mountaineerz, Haripur.
Meals
  • Breakfast & Dinner
6 hours Camping
Drive to Gulaba after an early breakfast. Start trekking from this point. The meandering forest trail from Gulaba to Rola Kholi will leave you with an unforgettable memories of open meadows and orchards. The view of the Kullu Valley from this trail is something worth seeing.

See Mt. Hanuman Tibba towering over the meadows in the background. Below this mountain are the Seven Sister Peaks in the Beas Kund Valley. Reach Rola Kholi, a grazing ground used by local shepherds. Camp in the meadows and spend your night there.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6 hours Camping
Follow the snow-covered trail from Rola Kholi to Brighu Lake. Reach the lake, which is located beyond a ridge and on the foot of a snow-covered mountain. On a sunny day, the lake reflects psychedelic hues of blue. Spend some time exploring the lake and its surroundings and head for Pandu Ropa, where you will spend your night.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
6 hours Camping
Treat yourself to spectacular views of the Kullu Valley and its apple orchards as you trek from Pandu Ropa to Vashisht. Arrive at Sethan, where your transport will be waiting to take you to Manali. Reach Manali and unwind at one of the many local cafes in Old Manali.

Head back to DA Base - Mountaineerz in Haripur in the evening. Have dinner and spend your night there.
Meals
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
4 hours Sleeper bus
After a leisurely breakfast, you will travel to Naggar to see Naggar Castle and the Roerich Art Gallery. Also visit Jana Waterfall before driving back to Haripur. You have the option of paragliding and zip lining once you are back. We will drop you to Patlikuhal to catch your evening bus back to your next destination.
Meals
  • Breakfast
what’s included
  • 2 nights' stay at DA Base located in Haripur, Manali, on a triple-sharing basis
  • Pickup and drop off fro and to Patlikuhal
  • Comfortable tents during trek (3 travellers per tent)
  • All meals during the trek (nutritious, freshly cooked vegetarian/non-vegetarian options)
  • Services of an experienced and qualified lead guide and a qualified local assistant guide
  • Kitchen equipment, cook and helper
  • Wildlife/ environmental permits and other permits & levies
Optional Addons (Available during check-out)
  • personal porter bag max10kg
  • delhi-Manali volvo ticket
  • Manali-Delhi Volvo ticket
what's excluded
  • Travel to and from Manali
  • Insurances: travel/baggage/medical
  • Rescue, evacuation, hospitalization, etc
  • Any expenses of purely personal nature like laundry, phone calls, tips to drivers and guides
  • Any expenses that arise due to changes in itinerary and increase in the number of days because of natural forces like landslides, weather, roadblocks as well as flight cancellations, sickness, etc
  • Any optional activities we offer, like paragliding, angling, rafting, etc
  • Porterage for your luggage
  • Beverages, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Booking Type Instant Booking  
Duration 5 days
Tour Type Private Tour
Age Requirement 14 +
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English & hindi
Maximum altitude 4200 meters
Trek difficulty Moderate
Starts/Ends Patlikuhal, India/ Patlikuhal, India
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A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

Travel Insurance

We advise to take out Travel Insurance to cover for any unforeseen circumstances. Bookmundi recommends World Nomads' travel insurance.

Other Practical InformationIn case you are travelling by your own car, we suggest you arrive directly at our basecamp located in Haripur (address provided after booking), 14-16 km from Manali on the Naggar Road, a day before the start of the trek Participants are expected to have a reasonably good fitness level Trekking programs in the Himalayas do not necessarily run exactly as scheduled. Allow for unplanned long days or early campings due to weather disruptions or similar causes All participants are recommended to have a travel insurance that covers trekking and wilderness travel Wear shoes and clothes you are comfortable in and do not forget waterproof jackets and layers of warm clothing Do not litter. Polythene and plastics bags are non-biodegradable and bad for the environment and must not be thrown or burned. Please carry them back with you
Cancellation10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.
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