Manali is well connected to major cities like Delhi and Chandigarh via bus. You can get down at the Patlikuhal stop (20 km from Manali) and move towards the Rumsu base camp (26 km from Manali). Google Maps pin: https://goo.gl/maps/fsHXTBCzm6GDUoWo9
The Pin Parvati Pass trek is one of the most challenging and spectacular treks in Himachal Pradesh. It is a thrilling challenge for seasoned trekkers, not suitable for beginners. This 9-day trek covers nearly 100 km and takes you to an altitude of 17,450 feet above sea level. It offers some of the most breathtaking views in the country. It showcases the contrasting landscape and culture of the Kullu and Spiti valleys.
On this trek, you will not only trek through a constantly varying landscape but also get to see various sites like wooden bridges, high altitude lakes, streams, glaciers, etc. and you will get to sleep in tents in the remotest of areas in the middle of the Himalayas. All the while being accompanied by the towering mountain ranges and their snow-capped peaks.
The Pin Parvati Pass is the shorter route from Kullu to Spiti Valley in Himachal Pradesh. It is located at an elevation of 17,450 feet and has become one of the most sought after trekking destinations for many trekkers. On the trek, you will explore the sharply contrasting culture and landscape of the two valleys that will totally catch you off-guard. You will walk through vast green pastures dotted with wildflowers, dense forests and snow-covered fields, you will trek along the many streams and lakes into the rugged barren landscape of the Spiti Valley.
Experience the stark contrasts of the Himalayas on the Pin Parvati Pass trek. | Embark on one of the most challenging treks in Himachal Pradesh. | Camp in remote places in the middle of the Himalayas.
You will report at the Rumsu base camp by 08:00 hrs and will undergo registration process. After that embark on an acclimatization walk in the surrounding area. After the walk you will be given your motorspikes, gaiters, backpacks and trekking sticks. In the afternoon, you will attend an orientation programe to learn about the basics of trekking such as backpacking, marching technique and medical awareness. Overnight in tents at Rumsu base camp.
Overnight in tents at Rumsu base camp.
The reporting time at the Rumsu Base camp is 08:00 hrs. After registeration lunch will be served at 13:00 hrs. Snacks will be served post-orientation and dinner will be served in the late evening. | You will spend the night in tents, and you will be issued sleeping bags and mattresses for the night.
Rumsu Base Camp
Rumsu Base Camp
Lunch | Dinner
For cancellations made 15 days or more before departure of the Pin Parvati Pass trek: INR 2000 will be deducted.
For cancellations made less than 15 days before departure date of the Pin Parvati Pass trek: No refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
Rescheduling the Pin Parvati Pass trek is possible for up to 6 months, however you need to inform the operator 15 days prior to departure date.
In case of cancellation of the Pin Parvati Pass trek due to natural calamities (such as rains, landslides, earthquakes etc) no refund is provided. Alternatives may be provided at the time of cancellation.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are required to follow instructions of the trek leader during the Pin Parvati Pass trek.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the Pin Parvati Pass trek.