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  • Trip introduction

    This 6-day trek to Sar Pass takes you to the rough and mountainous interiors of Himachal Pradesh. Trekking through forest wilderness, you will camp at some of the most picturesque campsites in the Indian Himalayas. En route, you will trek on narrow nature trails that will lead you along towering mountains layered with dense forests of conifer and pine. As you gain altitude and get closer to the Sar Pass, the gorgeous landscape views begin to include patches of thick snow. Stop at vantage points along the way and catch breathtaking views of snow-capped mountain peaks.

    With a few steep slopes and uphill climbs, this is a moderately difficult trek that is ideal only for fit beginners and experienced trekkers.

    Please note that a minimum of 2 travellers are required to book this trek.

    Destination

    Located at an altitude of 13,800 feet, the Sar Pass is a popular trekking destination among trekking enthusiasts for the gorgeous views of a varied landscape. This trip begins as you trek uphill from Kasol and pass through dense forests spread over gigantic mountains. As you reach closer to the Sar Pass, the forests and trails begin featuring patches of thick snow that entirely change the landscape. In the local dialect, 'Sar' translates to lake, a reference to the frozen lake that trekkers need to cross just before reaching Sar Pass.

    Destination highlights

    Stay in tents pitched at sunning campsites. | Trek uphill to an altitude of 13,800 feet to reach Sar Pass. | Catch views of the entire Parvati Valley from the Sar Pass top.

    Activity Details

    12500

    13800

    5200

    49 kms

    29 hrs

    10 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of trek to Sar Pass: Arrive in Kasol

    Arrive at the base camp in Kasol by morning. Here, you will meet the rest of your group and attend a short orientation session with your tour guide. This session will acquaint you with the process of rucksack packing, marching/walking techniques and general awareness about the trekking route. After the orientation session, embark on a short acclimatization walk around the base camp in the evening. You will return back to the campsite by night. Overnight at Kasol in tents.

    Overnight at Kasol in tents.

    Arrive at the campsite in Kasol by morning. You will be accommodated in dome tents on a triple-sharing basis. Sleeping bags and mattresses will be provided for a restful night's sleep. Your campsite comes with a common kitchen/dining tents and toilet tents. Today's meals include lunch, evening snacks and dinner.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Kasol campsite

    Kasol campsite

    07:00 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Snacks | Dinner

    Veg
    Day 2 of trek to Sar Pass: Kasol to Grahan Village
    Day 3 of trek to Sar Pass: Grahan Village to Min Thatch
    Day 4 of trek to Sar Pass: Min Thatch to Nagaru
    Day 5 of trek to Sar Pass: Nagaru to Biskeri Thatch via Sar Pass
    Day 6 of trek to Sar Pass: Biskeri Thatch to Barshaini
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 3 days prior to departure of the Sar Pass trek: 30% refund.

    For cancellations made 0-3 days prior to departure of the Sar Pass trek: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are required to adhere to instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Sar Pass.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek.

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

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the trek to Sar Pass to maximize the safety of travellers as well as staff.

    Travellers will be required bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Travel arrangements in Sumo/Alto or similar vehicle from Kasol-Kasol

    • Accommodation in dome tents on triple sharing basis
    • All equipment required for camping
    • Dome tents, sleeping bags and mattresses
    • Common kitchen/dining tents and toilet tents
    • All meals from lunch on Day 1 to lunch on Day 6
    • Services of experienced trekking guide and camping crew
    • Permit charges, entry fees and camping charges
    • First aid kit (including oxygen cylinder)
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Transport between base city and Kasol

    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Personal expenses such as tips to staff, alcohol or beverages etc.
    • Travel or medical insurance
    • Any item not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Comfortable, quick-dry apparel
    • Trekking footwear
    • Woollen socks and gloves
    • Windcheater and jacket
    • Sweater and thermal wear
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • T-shirts/sweatshirts and track pants
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or gadgets
    • Sandals or slippers (while trekking)
    • Denim jeans or restrictive apparel (while trekking)
    • Hard luggage like suitcases

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Sumo/Alto or similar vehicle for transport from Kasol-Kasol
    • All equipment required for camping
    • Dome tents, sleeping bags and mattresses
    • Common kitchen/dining tents and toilet tents
    • First aid kit (including oxygen cylinder)

    You need to get

    • Rucksack (with rain cover)
    • ID proof
    • Water bottle
    • Toilet paper
    • Trekking poles and knee cap (optional)
    • Sunglasses (polarised, anti-glare)
    • Torch (extra batteries)
    • Sunscreen lotion and lip balm
    • Dry snacks (biscuits, dry fruits etc.)
    • Personal toiletries

    Medical Kit

    • Specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.