The snowy peaks and hill stations of Himachal Pradesh lure tourists from far and wide. This Northern Indian state is known for its breathtaking beauty, vast green valleys, and meandering rivers. The town of Manali, nestled near the northern end of the Kullu Valley, is the jewel of Himachal Pradesh. Just a few kilometers away lies Lamadugh, a charming alpine plateau. Your trek will start at Manu Temple in Old Manali. This historic temple is dedicated to sage Manu, who according to Hindu religion, is the first man on earth and the author of Manusmriti, an ancient Sanskrit text. From the temple, start your trek towards Lamadugh. Carry adequate food, water, and medical supplies so that you reach your destination safe and healthy.
Gear up for a steep climb as you cross a thick trail of deodar and pine forests. En route, you will get mesmerizing views of Manali and the upper Kullu valley. You can also spot peaks like Indrasan, Deo Tibba, as well as the Bara Shigri glacier. As you reach Lamadugh, a landscape as beautiful as a painting will welcome you. The lush green plateau is surrounded by snowy peaks. After spending some time soaking in the beauty of Lamadugh, head back to Manali, where you have the option to indulge in various activities as well as sightseeing before heading back home. This 2-day trek is definitely an adventurer’s dream.
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By Road: Manali is well
connected to Delhi. Take an overnight bus from Delhi and you will reach Manali
in 12 ‐ 14 hours(approx 540 KMS). Tickets can be booked online at www.redbus.in or www.hrtc.gov.in
Tip: Since Delhi Manali is a long
journey most Volvo private buses leave Delhi between 5 pm and 6 pm. The last
govt bus leaves at 8.30 pm from ISBT Kashmere Gate. Volvo buses charges between
Rs.1,000 to 1,400 per sector from Delhi to Manali and vice versa. Manali to
Delhi: Like the onward journey, buses leave from Manali to Delhi between 4 and
5 p.m. Your tentative arrival at Delhi may be anywhere between 6 a.m and 10
a.m. Plan your onward journeys only post noon giving enough buffer for bus
By Train: Nearest Railway
station is Ambala (350 kms) and Chandigarh (310 kms). Tip: Regular Volvo and
Buses are available from Chandigarh to Manali in the evening. Volvo buses
charges between Rs.700 to Rs.1,000 per sector from Chandigarh to Manali and
By Air: Nearest Airport is
Bhuntar is 60 Kms. Bhuntar, which is 52 km away from Manali, is the nearest
airport. Taxi services are available from Bhuntar to Manali, which costs about
Rs.700‐ Rs.1,000. Bhuntar is well connected to Delhi by air. The airliners that
take you to this Airport are Indian Airlines, Kingfisher airlines, MDLR
Airlines and Jagson Airlines, operating flights from Delhi and Chandigarh to
- Homestay on twin/triple sharing basis
- Nutritious, high calorie food will be served (Usual menu is veg, however can carry/provide eggs or canned meat if important)
- Guide, cook and camp helpers
- Sleeping bags and carry mats and all other camping equipments.
- Camping Charges
- Any expenses of personal nature like phone call etc.
- Any food and accommodation in towns
- All road head to road head transport will be on actual.
We would love to host you, but in case
you are unable to travel as planned and need to cancel your booking, do
not worry. Our simple cancellation process makes sure you receive a
quick confirmation and fast refunds.
- Cancellation made before 30 Days – 70% Refund
- Cancellation made within 30 to 15 Days – 50% Refund
- Cancellation made after within 15 Days – No Refund
- Rescheduling dates within the same trek – 20% of trek charges subject to availability
- The applicable refund amount will be credited to you within 30 days after trek completion date
Day 1: Manali - Lamadugh | 7 hours | 9900 feet
- To reach Manali, you have several transport options that include a combination of buses, trains, and flights, with the nearest airport at Bhuntar and the nearest railway stations at Ambala and Chandigarh. In the morning, reach Manu Temple in Old Manali, past the famous Hadimba Temple, sharp at 10:00 AM to commence your trek to Lamadugh. The steep trail will cross thick forests of deodar and pine. Do not forget to carry enough water bottles and a packed lunch, as there is no water source between Manali and Lamadugh, which is five hours away. The trail offers a magnificent glimpse of Manali, located on the left bank of River Beas. The entire upper Kullu valley with its vibrant colors, is clearly visible en route.
As you go higher, you will witness the breath-taking views of the different faces of Indrasan, Deo Tibba, and Bara Shigri glacier. There are several vantage points that offer panoramic views of Manali and the surrounding areas. The last leg of the path turns to the right and you need to traverse the ridge horizontally, to enter Lamadugh. It is a deserted alpine plateau, untouched except for a small hut and a thick growth of alpine flowers. After spending some time exploring the area, start making your way down to Manali post lunch. Your trek will end when you reach Manali by 6:00 PM in the evening. Overnight stay will be provided at a hotel in Manali.
Meals: Pack Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Manali
- Your trip ends on this day. After breakfast, check out from your hotel in Old Manali. You have the option to explore attractions like the Solang Valley, Vashisht Hot Springs, and Jogini Falls – one of the highest waterfalls in Himachal Pradesh. You can also visit Hadimba Temple, Manu Temple, Mall Road, Kasol, Manikaran, and many other places. You could also indulge in adventure sports like paragliding, white water rafting, trout fishing, river crossing, rock climbing, rappelling, bike riding, and more. During the evening, you need to board the Volvo bus for your onward journey from Manali, by 04:00 PM. Hence, plan your activities accordingly.