Duration: 12 Days
This trek is amongst the best in the Himachal mountains.
The trail takes you through lush green fields, remote villages and
virgin forests. This trek pass through the dense Deodar forests
of Khajjiar. The trail takes you through some of
the most spectacular landscape one can ever hope to see. The traditional,
remote villages make for a special attraction for any visitor and
you will have a chance to explore the various wild horizons and
hilly beauty in and around Dalhousie and the ideal
time to trek is during summer. You can climb upto Sach Pass (4,890m).
Day-1: Dalhousie to Khajjiar
(Ht. 1951 m) Distance 20 km. Walking through forests. At Khajjiar
visit old temple nine hole golf ground a beautiful lake surrounded
by dense deodar trees.
Day -2: Khajjiar to Chamba (Ht.996
m) Distance 18 km. Steep going down with beautiful view. Visit
Chaugan, Lakshmi Narayan Temple and Bhuri Singh Museum.
Day-3: Chamba to Tarella (Ht.
2000 m) Distance 8 hrs. Via Tisa by Bus passing through green
fields, villages and Chamera Hydle Project.
Day-4: Tarella to satrundi ,
(Ht. 3400 m) Distance 16 km. Steady climb. This area has wild
flowers in summer season.
Day-5: Satrundi to Bindrabani,
(Ht. 2800 m),Distance 18 km. Gradual climb to Sach Pass which
remains open from June to October, Decend to Bindrabani.
Day-6: Bindrabani to Killar,
(Ht. 2600 km), Distance 16 km. , Going down hill Via Bagotu.
Day-7: Halt, To visit nearly
village and enjoy the views while resting and relaxing.
Day-8: Killar to Ishatahari (Ht.2226
m) Dist. 27 km. , Down and level walking via Dharwas.
Day-9: Ishata to Atholi , (Ht.
2225 m) Distance 22 km. , Level walk via Shol.
Day-10: Atholi to Shasho (Ht.
2287 m) Dist. 14km. , Level walk.
Day-11: Shasho to Galhar (Ht.
2288 m) Distance 22 km. Level walk along Chenab River.
Day-12: Galhar to Kishtwar (Ht.1525
m) Distance 4 hrs. By bus, see Kishtwar town in the afternoon
and then proceed to Jummu.