• Trip introduction

    This 3-days, 2-nights trek to the source of the river Beas is one of the easiest treks in this region. Perfect for amateur trekkers, the trek to Beaskund offers stunning views and lots of unforgettable experiences. You'll trek along a river, scramble over boulders, and enjoy wide open spaces. The view from the top is absolutely breathtaking, and worth every step!


    Just a few hours away from Manali, the Beaskund trek is convenient to get to and easy to complete. You'll trek through wide open valleys between peaks, where mountain streams dot the landscape, up to grazing meadows where shepherds bring their flock to graze on the sweet grass. You'll also witness hanging glaciers and camp out in the wild. But the emerald-green lake is the highlight of this trek to Beaskund, with its serene environs and open skies above.

    Destination highlights

    Trek alongside a river to Beaskund lake. | Camp at some stunning locations with spectacular views. | Witness the majestic beauty of the Himachal mountains.

    Activity Details




    16 kms

    15 hrs

    5 km

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Beaskund trek: Trek to Bakarthach

    You'll meet the operator in Manali at 9:00 hrs, and then will be driven the Solang, which is about half an hour away. From here, you'll trek to Dhundi village, which is located along the Beas River, and then further along to the campsite in Bakarthach. It's a scenic walk of about 6 hrs, and you'll go at your own pace. You'll get to your campsite by afternoon, and will have the rest of the day to relax and admire the views. Dinner at camp, and overnight in tents.

    Tented accommodation

    Participants sleep in sturdy tents on triple sharing basis. Couples are always accommodated on twin sharing basis.

    Day 1 Milestone



    09:00 AM



    Day 2 of the Beaskund trek: Trek to Beaskund
    Day 3 of the Beaskund trek: Return to Manali
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 24 days or more before departure for the trek to Beaskund: 95% of trek cost will be refunded.

    For cancellations made between 14-24 days before departure for the trek to Beaskund: 70% of trek/tour cost will be refunded.

    For cancellations made between 8-14 days before departure for the trek to Beaskund: 50% of trek/tour cost will be refunded.

    For cancellations made less than 7 days before departure for the trek to Beaskund: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    All refund amounts will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.

    Rules on trip

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the team leader during the Beaskund trek.

    Smoking, consumption of alcohol, narcotic drugs etc. is strictly prohibited on the Beaskund trek.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The operator reserves the right to change the Beaskund trek itinerary depending upon the weather conditions and other factors. If extra cost is incurred due to rescheduling, it will be borne by the trekker.

    Please note that sometimes an unforeseen event may force changes in the itinerary of the trek to Beaskund. In such cases, your trek leader will suggest the best alternative similar to your original itinerary.

    All the arrangements for the Beaskund trek are pre-planned and prepaid. In case of non completion of the trek to Beaskund due to any reason whatsoever there will not be any refund for any unutilized services. Any extra expense due any alteration has to be paid extra.
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    • Beaskund Trekking Adventure Himachal Manali
    • Beaskund Trekking Adventure Himachal Manali
  • Includes / Excludes


    • Accommodation during trek (camping)

    • Meals while on trek (veg)
    • Permits
    • Transport from Manali as per the itinerary
    • First-aid medical kits
    • Qualified and experienced guide, and support staff


    • Meals during transit

    • Mineral water
    • Personal expenses
    • Cost escalation due to any circumstances
    • Anything other than that mentioned in ‘includes’ section
    • Personal porter charges

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • 2 pairs of quick dry tees
    • Track pants
    • 3 pair of socks
    • Full sleeve sweater or fleece jacket
    • One heavy jacket
    • Sun cap
    • One scarf
    • Not to wear - Expensive watches, jewellery and electronic items
    • Suitcases, trolleys or any other hard luggage

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Technical equipment if required
    • First-aid kit

    You need to get

    • Poncho/rain coat/umbrella
    • Backpack (min 55 ltr)
    • Floaters or sandals
    • Trekking shoes
    • Light towel
    • Lip balm
    • Cold cream and sun screen (SPF 40+)
    • Water bottle 1 ltr
    • Headlamp or torch with fresh pair of batteries
    • Personal toilet kit and toilet paper
    • Personal medicine kit
    • Sunglasses
    • Gloves
    • Trekking pole
    • Camera with memory card with extra batteries (optional)

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.