The Parvati Valley
Parvati Valley is situated in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. From the confluence of the Parvati River with the River Beas, the Parvati Valley runs eastwards, through a steep-sided valley from the town of Bhuntar, in the Kullu valley.
Departure from New Delhi in the evening on board a Deluxe Coach. Overnight bus journey to Manali.
A relaxing day in Kasol after the KheerGanga experience, option to hike to the nearby village of Chalaal early morning. Departure post lunch to catch the evening coach from Bhuntar. Overnight bus journey back to Delhi. Also have the option to extend the trip with more explorations around the Parvati Valey or Manali.
Arrival at Manali early morning. Transfer to guest house and relax after the journey. In the afternoon we head to Vashisht, a small settlement near Manali where we hike to the beautiful Jogini waterfall. Back to our guest around sunset and the rest of the evening at leisure.
Pack our bags post breakfast and head drive to the Solang Valley where we start our day with paragliding. After a morning of adventure, we drive into the Parvati Valley to Kasol, a small settlement and a little hub for backpackers. Rest of the day at leisure in Kasol.
After a relaxed morning in Kasol, we drive further into the Parvati Valley to Tosh, a beautiful scenic village accessible by a short walk from the nearest road head. Arrival in Tosh by around lunch time, rest of the day at leisure to either explore the village and interact with the friendly people or just sit back and enjoy the gorgeous view and sunset.
Spend the day exploring the pristine forests of the Parvati Valley around KheerGanga, including a dip in the Hot Water Springs known for its medicinal properties. Around KheerGanga are forest trails leading up to the famous MaanTalai and Pin Parvati treks and a famous meditation cave. The experience of laying in natural steaming hot water and taking in the view of the surrounding snow peaks in itself is an unforgettable experience!
Depart from KheerGanga around noon time to reach Barshaini before sunset. From here we drive back to Kasol with the option to stop at Manikaran to visit the Gurudwara and Hot Springs along the way.
Accommodation on twin share in comfortable guest houses in Manali and Kasol. - Accomodation in village lodges at Tosh. - Accomodation in simple camps at Kheerganga. - Paragliding in Manali. - Day excursion to Vashisht Temple, Hot Springs and Jogini Falls. - Transfers by road from Manali to Kasol. - Local village mountain guides for the Kheerganga hike. - Volvo coach journey from Delhi - Manali and back (if opted). - Pick ups and drops for arrival and departure. - Trip leader for the entire duration of the trip.
- Any Airfare. - Any meals. - Extra supplements for single occupancy. - Cost of hiring mules or porters for the Kheerganga hike. - Personal expenses like laundry, telephone and fax calls, alcoholic beverages, medical expenses, gratuities etc. - Any Insurance - Any other services not mentioned in the inclusions.