Sar Pass Trek
- Snow Covered Mountains That Give You The Thrills
The Sar pass is in Parvati Valley of Kullu district of Pradesh. Sar, in the local dialect, means a lake. Trekking, across the path from Tila Lotni to Biskeri Ridge, one has to pass by a small, frozen lake (Sar) and therefore the name Sar Pass Trek emerged. The trail takes you through ordination of picturesque grasslands and forests conjugated with steep rocky terrain and snow patches. Trek route emerges from Kasol and goes through Grahan, Ratta Pani, Nagaru and Barsheni.
Batches for Sar Pass Trek
3rd - 10th May 2019
10th - 17th May 2019
Sar Pass Trek Details
- Location: Kasol
- Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
- Maximum altitude: 4206 m / 13800 ft.
- Grade: Easy to Moderate
- Cost: Rs. 13,000 + 5% GST. (Delhi to Delhi)
Sar Pass Trek Itinerary
Day 1: Delhi to Kasol
The trip will start from Delhi Majnu Ka Tilla a Volvo pickup stand by 4 o’clock late afternoon. From here we will board Volvo to Kasol and the journey will be around 15 hrs. Overnight Journey in Volvo Bus.
Day 2: Kasol
We will arrive at Kasol Basecamp by morning. All the participants will undergo through registration procedure after breakfast and freshening up. Post lunch acclimatization walk to Chalal village. Orientation will be given in the evening.
Day 3: Trek to Grahan village
Trek will commence at 7 am from Kasol to Grahan. The trek starts from the centre of Kasol and keeps to the true left of the Grahan nalah. The trail is easy and frequently used by locals. The trail goes through lovely pine forests. The ascend is gentle and easy. One can effortlessly cover much distance in a couple of hours. After Grahan nalah the trail becomes rocky and climbing uphill, away from the right bank of the river. Buras (Rhododendrons) grows in the forest here. After a steep climb of about an hour, one reaches the village of Grahan, situated at the top. Overnight stay in tents at Grahan.
Day 4: Grahan to Mung Thach
In the morning we climb towards the north of camping ground at Grahan. Villagers can be seen using this path for Mung Thach. After walking for a while, one can see Mung Thach, Nagaru, and Sar Top on the mountain to the right. The trail also becomes steeper and leads into the woods. The slope becomes steeper and the path is confusing in some places. After crossing the forest, we arrive to Mung Thach. Overnight in tents at Mung Thach
Day 5: Mung Thach to Nagaru
Trek from Mung Thach to Nagaru is a short but difficult part. The slope falls steeply to the valley. After crossing steep slope for a couple of hours, one finally reaches Nagaru campsite. Facing north, one can see magnificent mountains across the Parvati valley. Night is very cold due to the chilling wind. It is advisable to sleep early to avoid cold and the next day involves an early start.
Day 6: Nagaru to Biskeri Thach via Sar Pass
Next day we have to make an early start, as the climb is steep through the snow. Sar pass and the elevated peaks of the Tosh valley are now visible. As one reaches the top, the view is exhilarating. After that the slide is the most fun and completely safe as long as some precautions are taken. The slide takes one as far as a kilometer to a gentler slope of the valley. Valley arrives after walking for an hour from Sar Pass. We will then continue the trek through some dense rhododendron bushes towards Biskeri Thach campsite. Overnight stay in tents at Biskeri Thach.
Day 7: Biskeri Thach to Kasol base camp and drive back to Delhi
Trek from Mung Thach to Nagaru is a short but difficult part. The slope falls steeply to the valley. After crossing steep slope for a couple of hours, one finally reached Biskeri presents a sublime view of the pine forests, the majestic mountains and the lovely grasslands. From Biskeri we will descend towards Pulga village. The descend is easy and takes around 4-5 hours to reach Pulga. Night is very cold due to the chilling wind. It is advisable to sleep early to avoid cold and the next day involves an early start.
Day 8: Delhi
We will reach Delhi by morning.
Sar Pass trek: A little heaven in Parvati Valley
Challenge yourself with a trek to Sar Pass. A little heaven in Parvati Valley. Sar Pass trek is the most favourite Himalayan treks of all the adventure enthusiasts.
Sar Pass is one of the most delightful treks in the Himachal Pradesh. Trek starts from village of Kasol. Trekkers cross forests & steep rocky terrains.
The Sar pass trek route originates from Kasol to Grahan to Min Thach to Biskeri to Barshaini.
Sar Pass is an ideal trek for beginners who want to experience all kinds of Himalayan terrains at one go! Trek through forests, meadows and quaint villages.
Sar Pass Trek is in Parvati valley of Kullu. Best trek which is popular among trekkers having gushing rivers, scenic beauty & breathtaking views.
The Sar Pass best time is between April-June with the Sar Pass Trek starting from Kasol with majestic views of Himalayas and snow trek Kasol Himachal.
What is included in the tour
- Transportation from Delhi to Kasol & Return
- Accommodation during the trek (Camping)
- All meals – vegetarian
- Camp Fire at Campsite (If Available)
- Trekking permits and forest camping charges
- Trekking equipment (Hiking Pole, Crampons, Gaiters, Tents, Sleeping Bags, Ice Axes, Ropes, etc.)
- Safety equipment (First Aid, Medical Kit, Oxygen Cylinders, Stretcher, etc.)
- Services of an expert trek leader (Qualified in Basic/Advanced Mountaineering Courses)
- Services of an expert trek team (Guides, Cooks, Helpers)
What is NOT included in the tour
- 5% GST (Service Tax)
- Food during travelling from Delhi to Kasol & Return
- Backpack offloading charges additional (` 250/ Per Day / Per Bag)
- Personal expenses of any kind
- Anything apart from the inclusions
- 1 Pair of Thermal
- 3 Pair of Socks + 1 Pair of woolen socks
- 2 Pair of Hand Gloves (Water Proof & Fleece material)
- Sun Cap
- Woolen Cap
- Neck Warmer (Scarf/Buff)
- 2 Quick Dry Full Sleeves (T-Shirt)
- 1 Full sleeves Fleece
- 1 Wind Proof Jacket (windcheater/Heavy Jacket)
- 2 Track Pants (No Cotton or Jeans)
- UV sunglasses
- Sun scream, Lip balm, Moisturizer
- Trek Pole
- Trekking Shoes (No Sports shoes or Woodland shoes)
- Poncho (The Gear used to protect from Rain)
- Day pack (Small one)
- Back Pack 60 liter (+ Rain cover)
- 2 Water Bottles
- Toilet Paper & Wet Wipes
- Hand Sanitizer
- Antibacterial Powder
- Tooth Brush
- Quick Dry Towel
- Crocin (1Strip)
- Disprine (1 Strip)
- Lomotive (1 Strip)
- Digene (1Strip)
- Band Aid - Qty 5
- Neusphorine Powder
- Betadine Tube
- Vomistop/Avomine (Motion Sickness Tablet)