End Date: 15-06-2019 10:00 AM IST
Day 1: Reporting Manali. (1800m)
Reporting – Acclimatization – Orientation & Briefing of the trek – Trek Preparation & window shopping
(Sufficient time would be given for visiting market and nearby places)
Day 02: Manali/ Jagatsukh/ Khanool – Chhika(3000m/9000 ft; 6 to 7 hrs)Approx 8-9 kms
Travel by taxi till Khanool. The trek goes moderately into the woods. Trail takes you into wild forests, lush green meadows and to the spiritual place called Chhika. A figure of a snake engraved naturally on a stone near to the place, belongs to Hindu Snake God Nag Devta. It is truly a piece of art made by the Mother Nature, which really looks like a snake climbing towards the mountain. A Nag temple is also located in the vicinity of Chhika. There are shelters too to stay.
Day 03: Chikka – Seri (3900m/12800ft ; 6 – 7hrs)Approx 10– 11 kms
Another mind blowing day with picturesque landscapes streams and waterfalls has to come. Today’s trail is gentle which passes by the Pandu Ropa in between and keeps going moderately. Seri is an outstanding place to camp with broad landscape, streams and waterfalls in front. At Seri one can see the huge field of pasture which makes the campsite magical by its beauty. Seri is a vast pasture ground with the waterfall in front, streams flowing by, huge rocky mountains surrounding the sides of the site. Cherish the evening lights from the high altitude valley. Spend night gazing the stars at Seri.
Day 04: Seri- -Tenta. (3900m/12800ft ; 6 – 7hrs)Approx 9– 10 kms
The day starts with moderate walking followed by a stream. Then the trail consists of steep climb through boulders and leads to moraines. After the steep climb trail is moderate with gentler gradient. In between a stream has to be crossed and following the stream will lead to Tenta. At Tenta majestic Deo Tibba can be seen with all its glory. The campsite has a picturesque landscape that one might be amazed of it. Spend a night at campsite.
Day 05: Tenta- Chota Chandratal(4480m) -Tenta (4300m.) 4 to 5 hours) 5-6 kms.
Our trekking today is steep at initial, which will take us as higher as 4500m. , so the level of oxygen in the air decreases as height grows above 4000m. The base camp is at 4500m. So one might caught by mountain sickness. (dizziness, sensation of vomiting, headache etc ). After a steep climb reach at high altitude lake with emerald blue water. Spend some time watching mighty Deo Tibba and explore around the Mini Chandratal then return back to the campsite at Tenta.
Day 06: Tenta – Chhika(3000m/9000 ft; 5 to 6 hrs)Approx 8-9 kms
Retrace the way back to Chhika through beautiful meadows of Seri to boulders of Dudu Pather. Stay overnight in camps at Chhika.
Day 07: Chikka – Jagatsukh - Manali. (1800m/6000ft ; 8 – 9hrs)Approx 16– 17 kms
Trek back to the road head via same route. The vehicle would be waiting to drive us back to Manali. After arrived at Manali, one is free to depart to their destinations.