Deo Tibba Trek

Deo Tibba Trek

Trekking AreaArea: Himachal Pradesh

Trek DurationDuration: 12 Days (4 days travel/8 days trekking)

Best Season to TrekBest Season: June - Mid October

Trek GradesGrade:

On these treks one is not required to trek for more than 5/6 hrs a day. Also the terrain is not too difficult. These treks are normally a week or so long. For these treks prior trekking experience is not necessary. Very rarely on these treks would one camp at altitudes higher than 3800m. These treks are great for first timers or for veterans wanting to go on a trail which is relatively less demanding.

AltitudeAltitude: 3900 mts/12792 ft

Trekking TotalTotal Trekking: 75 K.M

About Deo Tibba Trek

Himachal Pradesh, the state blessed with beautiful treks throughout the mountains, has always been the favorite playground of the adventure junkies for centuries. Thrilling mountains of Himachal offers some best trekking trails that differ in their level of difficulty ranging from easy to strenuous. One trek which deserves a special mention in the list of best treks in its vicinity is the exciting 75 km long Deo Tibba.

Expansive views, lofty mountains, hanging glaciers, lush meadows, exposed rock faces, giant cliffs extensive geography, these are some of the surprising features of the Deo Tibba trek that fascinate every tourist to visit here once in a lifetime. Views of the snow-capped peaks of the mountains throughout the journey are special, and experienced hikers will say that it's something you need to experience yourself.

To approach Deo Tibba Base camp, you will cross many remote villages and valleys like Panduropa, Setan, Hampta Pass, Chhika, Piyangniru, Raurikhaudi, to name a few. The trekking trail will take you further to an ancient village called Jogidugh, which is claimed to be the abode of 'Thakshag Nag' (serpent god) and all eighteen 'Nag' Gods. The trek also brings the expeditors to the grazing pastures of the Gaddi shepherds with magnificent views of Deo Tibba peak (6,001 m) and its enormous hanging glaciers. Bhanara cave, which was the abode of Pandavas during their exile, is also an important stopover point for the trek. This adventurous expedition will further end at Prini, further embarking on a visit to Manali.

If the idea of trekking to Deo Tibba brings out the vision of scenic mountains and lush meadows and beautiful peaks, then you have indeed landed up at the right place. Mentioned below is the itinerary of Deo Tibba trek, go through it and register now to book your seat. This one of its kind incredible experience is just a click away.

Deo Tibba Trekking Tour Highlights

  • Amazing trek through multiple terrains and altitudes
  • Beautiful Landscape sights
  • Camping at river sides
  • Spectacular views of the Pir Panjal Ranges
  • Visit caves in Bhanara, which were the once the abode of Pandavas
  • Witness the pleasant scenery that is adorned with blooming flowers, thick forest and streams

Best Time to Visit Deo Tibba Trek

Mid-June to Mid-October

During the early months of the year, there are chances of snow on high passes, which considerably melts by August. During the monsoon season, Kullu-Manali area remains affected due to rain, but when we talk about the high places like Lahaul and Spiti, the weather remains warm and sunny (12-20 °C) during the day, while the night temperature could be in minus (-2 to 6 °C). During the September and October, trekkers can experience a good weather, with little snowfall. With the onset of October, the day temperature is hovering around 12-18 °C but the evening starts getting comparatively colder with (- 6) to 4 °C.

Where is the Deo Tibba Trek ?

Located at an elevation of 6100 m towards the South-Eastern face of the Manali city, Deo tibba peak is quite famous amongst the trekkers. To reach the hill, trekkers will have to cross ancient villages like Sethan, Panduropa, Rauri kholi, Jogidugh, to name a few.

How to Reach Deo Tibba Trek ?

By Airways: Bhuntar Airport in Kullu is the nearest airport from Prini, the starting point of our trek. The second nearest airport is Chandigarh International Airport.

By Railways: Jogindernagar railway station is the nearest railhead to Manali. Other railway stations nearby the city are in Chandigarh and Pathankot.

By Roadways: Manali has a good network of roads which links the major cities - Delhi, Ambala, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Haridwar, Shimla, Dharamsala and Chamba/Dalhousie. On a regular basis, one can see many taxis and buses, run by Himachal Pradesh Tourism, to reach Manali.

Deo Tibba Trek (Detailed Itinerary)

Day 1 : Delhi - Manali (510 km/ 12- 13 hrs)

Catch your AC Volvo from one of the meeting points in Delhi to Manali. Overnight Journey.

Day 2 : Manali

Upon arrival in Manali, you will be transferred to hotel for relaxing. In the afternoon visit Hadimba temple and the evening enjoy at mall road. Explore the charming hamlet and get a whiff of the life of the locals. Overnight stay and Lunch at Manali hotel.

Day 3 : Manali - Prini - Ponduropa - Setan (2700 mts/8856 ft) 4 hrs

Dig into breakfast and get ready for a four-hour drive to Setan village via Prini and Ponduropa. The zigzag motorable trails offer an extensive view of the valley and mountains. Dinner and overnight stay in Setan village camp.

Day 4 : Panduropa - Setan - Chhika (3000 mts/9840 ft) 4 hours, Trek

When you start trekking uphill early morning, you will notice lush green meadows that surround the high mountains till the Hampta Pass, a point below the hills. After reaching a certain point, you will trek downhill along the Alian River to arrive at the Chikka region, which is going to be your campsite for the night. The interesting part of this particular trail is that you will see colorful rocks. Dinner and overnight stay in Chikka camp.

Day 5 : Chhika - Marhi (3300 mts/10824 ft) 5 hrs

Cross the river and you will get to see the beautiful view of Indrasan (6,220 m), Deo Tibba Peak (6,001 m), and a group of summits around Beas Kund and Bara Bhangal Region. Overnight stay in the Marhi camp.

Day 6 : Marhi - Piyangniru (3900 mts/12792 ft) 4 hrs

View of lofty mountains, snow-capped mountains, massive moraine and hanging glaciers will accompany you throughout the alpine trail from Marhi till Piyangniru. Dinner and overnight stay in Piyangniru camp.

Day 7 : Piyangniru - Raurikhaudi (3300 mts/10824 ft) 5 hrs

Now comes the most surprising and tough part of the trek. On this day, the trek trail gets steppers in the beginning till it reaches a point, from where we will trek downhill to Raurikhaudi. Once the trekkers, reach Raurikhaudi, they will notice many shepherds, grazing their herds of Sheep and Goats. Dinner and overnight stay in Raurikhaudi camp.

Day 8 : Raurikhaudi - Jogidugh (3000 mts/10824 ft) Lamadugh/sorotu) 4 hrs

On eight day, you will trek for four hours till Jogidugh, a small village that holds a special mention in Hindu mythology. Jogidugh is claimed to be the abode of 'Thakshag Nag' (serpent god) and all eighteen 'Nag' Gods. Dinner and overnight stay in Jogidugh camp.

Day 9 : Jogidugh - Tilgan (2900 mts/9512 ft) 4 hrs

After breakfast, you will follow the tree lines, which first goes a little down and further climb along the stream. Following this, climb uphill till you reach Tilgan, a place from where you can relish the panoramic view of Manali. Overnight stay in Tilgan camp.

Day 10 : Tilgam - Manali - Prini via Bhanara (2300 mts/7544 ft) 4 hrs

Rise and shine, today you will trek downhill to Bhanara, a village known for an old temple and historic cave. Claimed to be the abode of Pandavas during their exile, the cave holds a strong mythological connect. After few kilometers, you will start noticing motorable roads, where our drivers will be waiting for you to drive back to Manali.

Day 11 : Manali to Delhi (570 kms/14 hrs)

Celebrate your successful trek in Manali. Board your AC Volvo and drive back to Delhi. Overnight journey.

Day 12 : Delhi

Arrival in Delhi marks the end of Deo Tibba Trek.

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Things to Carry for Deo Tibba Trek

Things to Carry While Trekking
  • Duffel bag Down/synthetic camp booties
  • Sunglasses, Light gloves
  • Sleeping bag
  •  Flashlight/Headlamp with extra batteries
  • Daypack
  • One liter water bottles wide mouthed
  • Trekking Boots
  • Water purification/filter
  • Camp shoes/sneakers
  • Walking stick/Trekking pole
  • Cotton socks
  • Note book with pens and pencils
  • Gore-Tex jacket
  • Lip balm
  • Light wind jacket Sunscreen / Moisturiser
  • Down jacket/vest
  • Camp towel/towel/sarong
  • Fleece jacket/vest
  • Personal toiletries
  • T-shirts
  • Personal medicines
  • Underwear
  • Money pouch/belt
  • Trekking pants
  • Energy bars
  • Thermal tops
  • Vitamin tablets
  • Thermal bottom
  • Extra passport photos
  • Warm hat and Bandana/scarf
  • Sun hat/baseball cap
  • Wind- and rain-gear with hood
  • Swiss Army Knives (Classic pocket tool)
  • One pair cotton trousers or shorts
  • Two cotton shirts/T-Shirts One warmer (jacket with hood)

Booking Terms and Conditions:

Please read the booking terms as set out with your agreement with Tour My India Pvt. Ltd. A Noida based Tour operator herein called TMI. For More Click Here...

When to book Deo Tibba Trek?

You should book Deo Tibba Trek well in advance so that you get ample amount of time to prepare for the trek.

Who will carry my backpack?

A pony/porter will carry your bag while trekking; you just need to wear a knapsack.

What will be the weight of the backpack?

Total weight of the backpack should not exceed 12 kg. You should carry all those things, listed in the itinerary given by TMI.

Where to meet you?

Janpath (Delhi), RK Ashram Metro Station (Delhi) and Majnu Ka Tila (Delhi) are the three meeting points for the Friendship Peak trek. From the meeting point, you will board a bus to Manali. At Manali bus stop, you will meet our agent, who will guide you throughout the tour.

How we run the trek?

From start till the end, every turn of the trek will be led by experienced guides, who are also expert mountaineers.

What is the batch size?

4-12 people, including both men and women

What is minimum age required for Deo Tibba Trek?

The Deo Tibba Trek is a moderate trek with a maximum altitude of 13000ft (3950m) minimum age required is 10 years.

What will be the minimum temperature during Deo Tibba Trek?

The temperature may drop to 8° C during the July & August.

HHow monsoon affects the Deo Tibba Trek?

Deo Tibba Trek is open in the months of May, June, July, August, September and October, which are the full monsoon months as the high altitude regions, remain unaffected from the monsoon.

How long we trek during Deo Tibba Trek?

In a day, we intend to travel for 6 hours around lunch time, covering a distance of 8-12 km.

What will happen if a trek is extended because of landslides or any other reasons?

If we have to extend the trek because of the reasons which are beyond our control, then additional charges will be applied for a hotel stay and food.

Can I take the Diamox?

Diamox is indeed very helpful, but it's advisable to consult the doctor first.

Is it safe for girls to go on a trek?

Safety is prime importance for us, and we lead our groups and do give it to the third party to manage. It's safe for even a single girl trekker to join our fixed departures.

What kind of shoes will be required?

Trekking shoes with ankle support are a must for any trek in the Himalayas. Quechua Forlclaz 500 is good shoes with value for money.

What kind of food is served during the trek?

We serve nutritious, simple vegetarian food during the trek. We maintain variety in lentils, vegetable, and breakfast. At times, we also treat our trekkers in the Himalayas with delicacies like Pakora, local dishes, etc.

Is it safe to drink water from the stream?

Yes, it's completely safe for drinking and even for cooking, but, to be on the safer side we always carry filters and chlorine tablets

Which vehicle do we use for transportations?

Most of the Himalayan roads towards the trek are in bad shape, so a vehicle with high ground clearance like Mahindra Bolero, Tata Sumo, Scorpio, Max, Tempo Traveller, etc. are used for transportation.

Are your fixed departures dates are fixed?

We guarantee that even if that there will be only one trekker, we will head out on that particular date.

How do you deal with an emergency situation?

Trekking on high Himalayan altitudes is always a rewarding experience. However, it is important that you should keep your safety in mind. Emergencies, like illness, AMS, storms, missteps, landslides and even avalanches, are rare but can happen anytime during the trekking, so be prepared for any random goof-ups. To deal with any emergencies your guides, who are an expert mountaineers will be there for your rescue. Your tour guide will always carry a first aid kit to deal with any medical emergencies. In the case of some rescue operation, extra charges will be borne by the trekkers.

How to book the trek?

Register for the trek on the website and we shall send the details about the booking procedure.

Fixed Departure 2019

21 Jun 2019 05 Jul 2019 12 Jul 2019
19 Jul 2019 26 Jul 2019 02 Aug 2019
09 Aug 2019 16 Aug 2019 23 Aug 2019
30 Aug 2019 06 Sep 2019 13 Sep 2019
20 Sep 2019 27 Sep 2019 04 Oct 2019
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