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  • Trip introduction

    The Kasol Rudranag trek near Kasol is easily one of the most magical treks in the entire Himachal Pradesh. In the lush greenery of the Parvati Valley, you'll explore dense woods of oak and pine, cross wooden bridges over rivers and click amazing photos from vantage points. You'll spend three days immersed in the multi-coloured mountains near Kasol, explore the small village of Chalal and catch breathtaking snowy capped mountain views from Rudranag.

    Destination

    Kasol is a small, hippie town that attracts travellers and backpackers from all over the world. Dipped in a unique charm of its own, the town is set up against the backdrop of the scenic Parvati River. The trail to Rudranag is one of the most popular treks from Kasol. The beautiful landscape of Rudranag, a mid point towards Kheerganga is most notably known for camping, especially when the dark sky is littered with a hundred twinkling stars at night. The trail to Rudranag is an under-rated trek that takes you to a village most notably known for good food and great views.

    Destination highlights

    Sign up for an easy and popular trek in Himachal Pradesh. | Explore beautiful views of the Parvati Valley. | Spend a night camping in the grasslands of Rudranag. | Explore the small village of Chalal near Kasol.

    Activity Details

    7200 feet

    8400 feet

    5200 feet

    12 km

    8 hrs

    6 km

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Kasol Rudranag trek: Depart from Delhi

    Arrive at the pick-up point in Delhi by 18:30 hrs and board a private AC bus. The 12-hr overnight journey will take you from Delhi to Kasol through open farmlands and dense woods. From Bhuntar, you'll take the shared, local transport and travel to Kasol. Overnight in transit.

    Overnight in transit.

    You'll be picked up from the Vidhan Sabha Metro station in Delhi by 18:30 hrs sharp. From there you'll board the bus and embark on an overnight journey towards Kasol. No meals are included in today's package, so please do feast on an early dinner before boarding the bus. However, en route your journey you will get to stop at a local restaurant for food and washroom facilities. Arrive in Delhi and begin the overnight journey to Kasol. You'll spend the night in transit. Today's meal package do

    Day 1 Milestone

    Delhi

    Delhi

    18:30 PM

    Food

    No meals are provided today

    Veg
    Day 2 of the Kasol Rudranag trek: Arrive in Kasol + day trek to Chalal
    Day 3 of the Kasol Rudranag trek: Kasol to Rudranag trek
    Day 4 of the Kasol Rudranag trek: Rudranag to Kasol + depart from Kasol
    Day 5 of the Kasol Rudranag trek: Arrive in Delhi
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 30 days before the departure date of the Kasol Rudranag trek: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made between 15-30 days before the departure date of the Kasol Rudranag trek: 25% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 15 days before the departure date of the Kasol Rudranag trek: no refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    All refunds are processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the trek leader during the Kasol Rudranag trek.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is prohibited during the Kasol Rudranag trek.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Tardiness in arriving at the pick-up point may lead to missing the trip, without any refund. Please ensure punctuality in reporting to the pick-up point on the date of your departure.

    The tour operator reserves the right to change or cancel the itinerary of this Kasol Rudranag trek due to bad weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances to ensure maximum safety of travellers and staff. Travellers are required to bear any additional costs arising due to such a change in itinerary.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap or accident during the Kasol Rudranag trek.
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
    • Kasol Rudranag trek - Himachal Pradesh - The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Travel arrangements between Delhi and Kasol in a Tempo Traveller or similar vehicle

    • Local travel to Kasol to Barshaini and back
    • Accommodation for 1 night in a hotel in Kasol on a quad-sharing basis
    • Accommodation for 1 night in tents on a quad-sharing basis
    • In-tent amenities include mattresses, pillows etc
    • Meal package includes veg meals of Breakfast on Day 2, 3, 4 and Dinner on Day 3 
    • Services of experienced trek leader and support staff
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between your home city and Delhi

    • Upgrade accommodation to triple-sharing basis (arranged at a total trip cost of INR 6299 per person)
    • Upgrade accommodation to twin-sharing basis (arranged at a total trip cost of INR 6499 per person)
    • Change accommodation to quad-sharing basis (arranged at a total trip cost of INR 5999 per person)
    • Any meals not included in the package
    • Costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Personal expenses such as gratuity tips to staff, extra meals, beverages etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • A sun cap and a woolen cap
    • UV protected sunglasses
    • One cotton long sleeves and 2 short sleeve t-shirt
    • 1 fleece jacket
    • 1 heavy Thick jacket/down jacket
    • 1 pair of gloves
    • At least 2 long pants (trek pants and cargo pants are favourable)
    • 4 sets of undergarments
    • 2 pair of socks
    • A rain jacket or a poncho
    • Above-the-ankle waterproof and breathable hiking boots with good grip
    • Flip flops/sandals

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    You need to get

    • A rucksack bag and a day pack
    • 3-litre water bladder or water bottle
    • Toothpaste and toothbrush
    • small towel
    • Paper soap
    • Sanitizer
    • Sunscreen minimum of spf 40
    • Lip balm
    • Cold creams
    • Body spray
    • LED torch light
    • Govt identity card
    • Personal medications

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit for this trip.
    • One strip of Diamox
    • Glucose powder
    • Medicines for headaches, diarrhoea, motion and altitude sickness
    • Detol
    • Bandages
    • Cotton