About the Kheerganga Trek:
Embark on this delightful trekking to Kheerganga that enables you to explore the real beauty of Kheerganga.Trek through the rugged mountainous terrain that takes you through stunning landscapes. Get delighted in the natural beauty accompanying you. Make your way through beautiful tiny hamlets and witness the local life of the people of Kasol. Reach the top and take a dip in the hot springs of the Parvati Kund Camp for the night basking in the serenity of the surrounding mountains and gorges. Minimum number of people required to book.
Kheerganga Trek Difficulty Level:
Speaking of the difficulty levels of the trek it is variable as some parts of the trek will be like you are walking in a park while others are quite difficult. Ascend in the first few kilometers is easy but with the end, it gets a little difficult for the first-timers. The trek route is about 14 km and one can begin the trek from Tosh village. Though the trek requires effort, but once you reach the top the views will make them worthwhile.
Kheerganga Trek Height:
The elevation of the Kheerganga trek approximately 3,050 meters above the ground and from this height you can take a look at the entire Parvati valley. Tracing the height will require approximately 5 to 6 hours as the route is not an easy one.
Kheerganga Trek Weather:
Summer: The months from March to June are the summer months when the temperature ranges between 15 degrees Celsius to 28 degrees celsius. If you wish to enjoy the shining sun along with the scenic displays of nature, then this is a great time for Kheerganga trek.
Winter: In the winter months from October to February the pathways are covered with snow and the temperature falls in the range of 3 degrees Celsius to 15 degrees celsius.
Monsoon: With the onset of monsoons, the pathways to Kheerganga get closed as in these months from July to August the region receives heavy rainfall making it almost impossible for trekking.
Best Time to Visit: The ideal months for Kheerganga trek are May, June, October, and September as the weather is quite comforting and the views that it offers are beyond one’s imagination.
Kheerganga Trek With Camping (Detailed Itinerary)
Day 1 : Arrival in Kasol : Take transport till Barshaini. Start guided trek to Kheerganga
=> Gather at the base camp at Kasol by latest by 10 in the morning.
=> Reach Barshaini and start long-awaited Kheerganga trek.
=> The trek to Kheerganga from here is about 12 km and will take about 5 to 6 hours to complete.
=> You will pass through the dense foliage of trees and the river Parvati accompanying you on the journey
=> After reaching the top, you will have to check into the camps alloted.
=> You can enjoy a dip in the hot water springs of Parvati Kund to wash off the strenuous journey of the day.
=> Have a lavish dinner and fill yourself after a long day.
=> Overnight in camps after admiring the view from Kheerganga.
Day 2 : Trek back from Kheerganga
=> Wake up in the middle of the beautiful mountains.
=> Have breakfast and prepare yourself to check out of the camps.
=> You will retrace the entire Kheerganga trek back to Barshaini.
=> End the journey with a bagful of memories to cherish forever.
IMPORTANT NOTE :
1. We suggest each and every traveler to carry his/her Id proof and the voucher issued by North Peace Holidays during the tour.
2. Since you will be away from the daily comforts while availing your Spiti Trip, we request you to kindly cooperate with the other travelers and assistants.
3. Travelers must abide by the timings given by instructor. In case anyone fails to do so, he/she shall be responsible for the inconvenience arised.
4. If, while trekking your personal luggage is handed over to any of the assistants, extra cost per day per bag will be charged.
5. Customers will themselves be reliable for any loss of property or life from their end.
North Peace Holidays shall not be reliable for any inconvenience caused due to bad weather, strikes or any disruptions arisen by the government.
For any extra services availed by the customer, extra cost will be levied for the same.
North Peace Holidays ---- Things to Bring
To make your trip as comfortable as possible, North Peace Holidays have enlisted few of the vitals which must be added in your back pack:
1. Warm Clothes and Travel Blanket for Spiti’s ever changing weather.
2. Medications for Body Pains, Vomiting, Immunity etc.
3. Extra pair of Shoes
4. Products such as Soaps, Shampoos, Deodorant, Toothbrush, Hand Sanitizers, Mouth Washes etc to maintain hygiene.
5. Moisturizing Lotions, Sun blocking cream and Accessories.
6. Light Snacks like Chocolates, Candies, Mint, Dry Fruits etc
7. BSNL and Airtel Sims are recommended for their best Signal coverage
8. Travel charges and Flashlights for camp stay.
Advance Booking Fee?
• 30 days or more before date of departure: 25% of total cost
• 29 - 20 days before date of departure: 50% of total cost
• 19 - 16 days before date of departure: 100% of total cost
Important: The booking will be cancelled if 100% payment is not received in 16 days before departure date.
If you Cancel your Holiday
if You or any member of your team may cancel his/her travel trip at any time and do not inform us then The cancellation charges will be applicable as per the below:
Cancellation charges per person
30 days or more before departure: 25% of total cost
26 – 19 days before departure: 50% of total cost
Less than 16 days before departure: 100% of total cost we will take.
If we change or cancel your holiday
We do plan the arrangements in advance.Company will be fully authorized to change the plan at any time due the situations.
We may have to make changes and we reserve the right to do so at any time. If there are any changes, we will advise you of them at the earliest possible date. We also authorized to change the plan at the right under any circumstances by assigning reasons to you. If we are unable to provide you the booked travel arrangements due to reasons which are not in our control (e.g. bad weather):We shall first try to offer alternative dates for the tour if we are unable to arrange any other dates for you then then we shall refund the booking price/fee charged to you on the basis of booking dates and time. In all circumstances, however, our liability shall be limited to refunding to you the price we charged as tour fees. If you want to change your holiday plan After confirmation of services, Any request for changes must be in writing from the person who made the booking. All cost incurred due to amendment will be borne by you.
If you have a complaint
If you face any problem during your holidays, please inform the tour guide or who will with you who is with you from our company (e.g. your hotelier, tour guide, transporter etc.).If your complaint is not resolved locally, please follow this up within 28 days of your return home by writing to us, with your booking reference and all other relevant information. All third party service providers are independent contractors who are at no time under our control or supervision.