Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Road transportation.
  • Accommodation in tents on twin share basis during trekking.
  • All meals ( Day 1 Lunch to day 4 Lunch)
  • Sleeping mattress.
  • Permits and entrance fees.
  • Horses to carry your baggage and camping gear
  • Kitchen tent, dining tent and toilet tent
  • Good English speaking guide, cooks and porters, mules.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Accommodation in McleodGanj.
  • Personal Insurance.
  • Toilet paper, bottle water and All alcoholic beverages and expenses of a personal nature.
  • Good warm sleeping bags can be provided at an additional cost of Rs.100 per day. 
Itinerary

DAY 1: MCLEODGANJ - KARERI VILLAGE CAMP (5,905 FEET), 4 - 5 HOURS

Today after having healthy breakfast, we will commence the initial trekking towards Kareri Village. While trekking on the way, we will pass through the thick pine forest and distant villages. On the trail primarily, we will walk for a few kilometers towards the bottom of a hill and then after reaching a point, we will start mounting. We will be having delicious dinner and will stay in a camp set up in Kareri Village.

DAY 2: KARERI VILLAGE CAMP - KARERI LAKE (10,170 FEET) 4 - 5 HOURS

After having wholesome breakfast, we will begin our trek towards carer lake It will be a 4 to 5 hours expedition, this trek will prove to be a delightful experience for the trekkers as they will hike next to the flowing river streams, cross several overpasses and walk over the boulders on the way. We pass through Lioti which is a spectacular alpine grassland situated at an altitude of 8,038 feet above the sea level.

From Lioti we will trek in the direction of the Minkiani Pass, it is the place where the Kareri Lake is positioned. On the trail for initial few kilometers, we will stroll on the slender, muddy and rocky pathway, which is lined with densely forested and soaring mountains on one side, and on other there is a river gorge.

On the way to the trail, you will witness clouds surrounding the peaks, and the forest of deciduous and coniferous over the soaring mountains as it is a lofty altitude trail. On the trail, the complexity will increase with the rise in the elevation. Later the trail will become rough as the trekkers have to cross the rock-strewn pathways. Today, our campsite will be an extensive, enthralling meadow where we will stay tonight. From this point, you will be able to witness magnificent vistas of the Baleni Pass, Minkiani Pass, and a valley located below.

DAY 3: DAY AT KARERI LAKE – EXCURSION TO ONE OF THE PEAKS ABOVE 11200FT. 4-5 HOURS

Today, it is an easy if we just chill out at the camp but can make it exciting by walking up to the top of small mountian in the surrounding of the lake. We will start after breakfast with pack lunch. It is full day out incuding summit of the peak. We will be back at the camp by late afternoon. Overnight at Kareri lake.

DAY 4: KARERI LAKE - GHERA AND OVERNIGHT AT GHERA. 5-6 HOURS WALK

Today, it will be an easy day for the trekking. At first, we will trek downwards to reach Ghera, on the way to the trail one will notice an extreme transformation in the topography and moving forward with the each step the jungle and flora will become dense. We reach Ghera where we meet our vehicle with drivers waiting for us to drive us to hotel at Mcleodganj.