Area : Himachal Pradesh
Duration : 10 Days (4 days travel/6 days trekking)
Best Season : Mid June - Mid October
Altitude : 4550 mts
Total Trekking : 60 K.M
Exhilarating Trek from Jagatsukh to the Base of Deo Tibba connects the remote regions of the Himalayan belt. To complete this trek, one will have to face challenging weathers, brave varied landscapes, trek over narrow graveled roads and pass high mountain passes. The fun and adventure of travelling to Deo Tibba is that there are no proper roads or civilization for miles and barrenness all around.
One of the most popular treks in the Manali region, the Jagatsukh to Base of Deo Tibba Trek, takes about ten days to complete. The trek will take you through changing landscapes and give you an opportunity to meet and greet with locals as well. The trek begins from Jagatsukh and then move towards Chhika, Seri until Chandratal. One of the most beautiful sights of the trek is crescent-shaped Chandratal, or the moon lake lies in a glacial bowl. The shimmering blue lake against the backdrop of the snow covered mountains makes it an excellent site for camping. Also, the lake offers some good view of Deo Tibba and others peaks of Manali and Spiti ranges. On the second last day, an easy descent will bring you to the Bahnara village famed for its Arjun Gufa, before driving back to Manali.
If you love to go for the trek from Jagatsukh till Deo Tibba base camp, then you will love our itinerary too. Tour My India is offering this fantastic trek trip, which will let you explore the pristine length and breadth of the Himachal Pradesh's remote regions. Come and see why so many travelers have raved about their time in Himalaya on this awesome trip!
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.
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.
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.
Catch your AC Volvo from one of the meeting points in Delhi to Manali. Overnight journey.
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.
Rise and Shine and get ready for your first day trekking expedition. In the first half, you will go for a six kilometers drive to Jagatsukh. From Jagatsukh, you will start trekking uphill till Khanul. Far below the campsite, you will see Manali Valley of Flowers and to the east stands the mighty mountains coated with snow. Overnight stay and dinner in Khanul camp.
Today after leaving Khanul camp, you will start trekking downhill for six kilometers till Chhika. Overnight stay and dinner in Chhika camp.
On today's uphill trekking, you can see the breathtaking view of Deo Tibba. After few kilometers, you will walk in the meadow carpeted with an astounding variety of herbs and alpine flowers, which were once a glaciated lake. Camp and overnight stay in Seri basecamp.
With an early morning breakfast, start trekking to Chandratal via trails surrounded by flowers. During the journey to Chandratal, you will pass by the base camp of Deo Tibba peak. The flora enthusiast will have a great time trying to identify the hundreds of flowers growing everywhere, and the tiny lake provides some excellent views of Deo Tibba and others peaks of Manali and Spiti ranges. Camp and overnight stay at Chandratal tent.
Start the day with a descent, and move ahead on a steep downward slope till Bhanara Village. Overnight stay and dinner at Bhanara Village
Today you will visit the ancient temple in Bahnara and Arjun Gufa. At Bahnara, we will embark on a long drive till Manali. Overnight stay and camp at Manali camp.
Half day sightseeing at Manali, visit old Manali, Hadimba temple, Shiva temple and monastery in town are attractions, by evening drive to Delhi by AC Volvo coach. Overnight journey.
Arrival in Delhi marks the end of Deo Tibba Trek.
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...
You should book Jagatsukh to Base of Deo Tibba Trek well in advance so that you get ample amount of time to prepare for the trek..
A pony/porter will carry your bag while trekking; you just need to wear a knapsack.
Total weight of the backpack should not exceed 12 kg. You should carry all those things, listed in the itinerary given by TMI.
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.
From start till the end, every turn of the trek will be led by experienced guides, who are also expert mountaineers.
4-12 people, including both men and women
Jagatsukh to Base of Deo Tibba Trek is a moderate trek with a maximum altitude of 13000ft (3950m) minimum age required is ten years..
The temperature may drop to 8° C during the July & August.
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.
In a day, we intend to travel for 6 hours around lunch time, covering a distance of 8-14 kilometers.
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.
Diamox is indeed very helpful, but it's advisable to consult the doctor first.
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.
Trekking shoes with ankle support are a must for any trek in the Himalayas. Quechua Forlclaz 500 is good shoes with value for money.
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.
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
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.
We guarantee that even if that there will be only one trekker, we will head out on that particular date.
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.
Register for the trek on the website and we shall send the details about the booking procedure.
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