Deo Tibba Base Trek

The Deo Tibba Base trek is one of the most scenic treks in Manali region of Himachal Pradesh. | Conducted over 7 days, this journey takes you through varied landscapes while exposing you to breathtaking views of snowy Himalayan mountains. During this adventure you’ll cross beautiful rivers, trek through dense jungles, camp in flowing meadows and catch gorgeous views of the Indrasan and Deo Tibba peaks. Along the way you’ll even get to spot remote temples and catch sight of some locals as they go about they local way of life. Besides visiting the Deo Tibba Base, a beautiful highlight of this journey is visiting the Chota Chandrataal Lake – a dazzling high altitude lake that emits serene beauty. | A great escape away from the city, this Deo Tibba Base trek takes you into the tranquil Himalayas. Though is it spread over 7 days, it still contains a moderate terrain which is ideal for new and seasoned trekkers. 

Destination

Situated at an altitude of 14760 feet in the Himalayan Mountains of Himachal Pradesh, the Deo Tibba Base forms as a base of the famous Deo Tibba peak. A popular destination for trekking, the route to the base camp is filled with serenity and natural delights. From offering you panoramic views of many snow peaked mountains, this adventure will even expose you to beautiful sights of waterfalls, high altitude lakes and temples. | Starting from the Rumsu Base camp this trek route comprises of trekking through Khanol Village, Chikka and Seri before reaching Deo Tibba Base. From there your journey takes you to the Chota Chandrataal before returning back to Manali. | Throughout this trek you’ll be offered freshly made meals of breakfast, lunch and dinner and you will be accommodated in camp tents with mattresses. 

Destination highlights

Explore the beauty of Himachal’s mountains through this Deo Tibba Base trek. | Spend 7 whole days in the midst of natural beauty. | Catch breathtaking views of the Indrasan and Deo Tibba peaks during this trek | Camp in some breathtaking destinations. | Witness the local way of life. | Observe the local culture. 

12600 feet

14760 feet

6275 feet

40 km

28 hrs

7 km

Rumsu Base Camp

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Manali

Non AC Jeep or similar vehicle

Khanol Village

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08:00

17:00

Report at the Rumsu base camp by 08:00 hrs and undergo the registration process. Post registration embark on an acclimatization walk. Once you return to the campsite feast on lunch and in the afternoon undergo a thorough briefing about the trek along with distribution of trekking equipment. At night you'll sleep at the Rumsu base camp in tents. 

Overnight in tents.

Your reporting time at the Rumsu base camp is at 08:00 hrs. To reach Rumsu, you can also hire a public taxi from the Patlikuhal bus stop at an additional cost of INR 500-700 for 6-7 travellers. You'll be accommodated in tents at the Rumsu base camp. These tents are equipped with sleeping bags and mattresses.Today's meal package include veg/jain lunch and dinner.

Food

Lunch | Dinner

Veg | Jain

Day 1 Milestone

Rumsu Base Camp

Rumsu Base Camp

08:00 AM

Wake up early, feast on breakfast and depart for Khanol Village via jeep. From Khanol you'll begin your trek towards Chikka. It's a relatively easy trek that includes passing through forests and meadows. You'll reach in 2 hrs. From Chikka you'll be able to witness locals visiting the Nag temple. After some rest and sightseeing you'll settle down for the night in camp tents. 

Overnight in tents.

You'll begin with a jeep ride from the Rumsu Base camp to Khanol Village. From Khanol your trek towards Chikka begins. You'll be accompanied by an experienced trek leader and a support staff of cooks, helpers and porters throughout this trek. You'll spend the night in Chikka in tents equipped with sleeping bags and mattresses. There are separate tents for toilets. Today's meal package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Food

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Veg | Jain

Day 2 Milestone

Rumsu Base Camp

Chikka

06:00 AM

Begin your day early and after feasting on breakfast you'll begin your trek towards Seri. The initial part of the trek comprises of trailing through rocky terrains and jungles. After about 6 hrs you'll reach Seri which consists of large and beautiful meadow. From the campsite you'll be able to see a gorgeous waterfall. Overnight in tents. 

Overnight in tents.

Today's package includes meals of breakfast, lunch and dinner. You'll spend the night in Seri in camp tents that are equipped with sleeping bags and mattresses.

Food

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Veg | Jain

Day 3 Milestone

Chikka

Seri

06:00 AM

As you'll be trekking upto the Deo Tibba Base today, you'll begin your day a little extra early in order to begin your trek by 06:00 hrs. Your trek begins with a route through the Dhuanagan stream, followed by a steep climb till you reach Tenta. From Tenta clear views of the Deo Tibba and Indrasan peaks can be seen. After a couple more hours of trekking you'll reach the beautiful Deo Tibba Base camp. You'll settle in here for the night. 

Overnight in tents.

Today's package includes meals of breakfast, lunch and dinner. You'll spend the night at the Deo Tibba Base camp in camp tents that are equipped with sleeping bags and mattresses.

Food

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Veg | Jain

Day 4 Milestone

Seri

Deo Tibba Base Camp

05:00 AM

Wake up early in this beautiful location and after breakfast and pack-up you'll trek towards Chota Chandrataal. You'll reach in about 2 hrs and after exploring around, you'll make your way towards Tenta. Reach by evening and spend the night in camp tents. 

Overnight in tents.

Today's package includes meals of breakfast, lunch and dinner. You'll spend the night in Tenta in camp tents that are equipped with sleeping bags and mattresses.

Food

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Veg | Jain

Day 5 Milestone

Deo Tibba Base Camp

Tenta

06:00 AM

As today marks your return journey you'll descend back to Chikka. It's an easy downhill trek that takes about 5 hrs. You'll reach Chikka by late afternoon where you'll celebrate your last night with a bonfire. Post dinner you'll spend your night in camp tents.

Overnight in tents.

Today's package includes meals of breakfast, lunch and dinner. You'll spend the night in Chikka in camp tents that are equipped with sleeping bags and mattresses.

Food

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Veg | Jain

Day 6 Milestone

Tenta

Chikka

06:00 AM

Wake up early and post breakfast and pack-up you'll trek down to Jagatsukh. From Jagatsukh a jeep will drive you to Manali. You'll reach Manali by 17:00 hrs. Your trip ends here. 

Your trip ends before nightfall.

Today's package includes a filling breakfast before you depart for Jagatsukh. From Jagatsukh you'll be driven to Manali via a non AC jeep. You'll reach by 17:00 hrs. However it is always ideal to keep a buffer of 2 to 3 hours before booking your bus ticket from Manali. Your trip ends here.

Food

Breakfast

Veg | Jain

Day 7 Milestone

Chikka

Manali

06:00 AM

Includes / Excludes

Includes

  • Non AC jeep transport from Rumsu base camp to Khanol Village and from Jagatsukh to Manali
  • Accommodation in high quality tents on triple sharing basis throughout the trek (separate tents are provided for men and women)
  • In-tent amenities include sleeping bags
  • Separate toilet tents
  • Meal package includes vegetarian and jain meals of breakfast on Day 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Lunch on Day 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and Dinner on Day 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  
  • Services of an experienced trek leader with training in basic/advanced mountaineering and first aid
  • Services of a certified guide
  • Services of a support staff including cooks, helpers and porters
  • Trekking equipment include 60 litre rucksack with plastic cover and gaiters
  • Safety and emergency equipment including first aid kit, oxygen cylinders, oximeter etc
  • HAPO bag
  • Trekking permits and forest camping charges
  • Bonfire on Day 6
  • Personal insurance
  • All applicable taxes

Excludes

  • Any transportation to the Rumsu base camp from Patlikuhal (transport can be provided at INR 700 for a Sumo or INR 500 for a small car)
  • Any transport from Manali to your home town
  • Bottled water throughout the trek
  • Any form of personal insured
  • Any personal expenses
  • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, strikes, roadblocks, etc.
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

What to Wear

What to Wear

  • Good gripped trekking shoes
  • 2- 3 layered jackets
  • Fleece jacket
  • Padded jacket
  • 2-3 trekking pants
  • 3 full t- shirts that prevent sunburn on neck and arms
  • 1-2 dry-fit t-shirts
  • Thermal inner-wear
  • Muffler
  • Scarf
  • Waterproof gloves
  • Woolen cap
  • Nightclothes
  • 2-3 pairs of woolen socks
  • 2-3 pairs of regular thick socks
  • Windcheater or raincoat or poncho

What not to Wear

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

Equipment / Gear

You need to get

  • UV protected sunglasses
  • Cap
  • 20 litre daypack with plastic cover
  • Waterbottle
  • Luncbox
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Dry Snacks
  • Sunblock
  • Toiletries
  • Light towel
  • Camera
  • Headlamp or torch with batteries
  • Extra money
  • Government identity card (Aadhar card)
  • Medical certificate (signed by a registered MBBS doctor)
  • NOC form (printed and signed by the participant)

Medical Kit

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

Cancellation policy

For cancellations made 15 days or more before departure of the Deo Tibba Base trek: INR 2000 will be deducted. | For cancellations made less than 15 days before departure date of the Deo Tibba Base trek: No refund. | In case of no show: no refund. | Rescheduling the Deo Tibba Base 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 Deo Tibba Base trek in HImachal Pradesh 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.

Rules on trip

Participants must adhere to the instructions of the trip leader/guide at all times during the Deo Tibba Base trek. | Consumption of alcoholic beverages/drugs is not permitted during the Deo Tibba Base trek. | Littering or any damage to natural habitats is strictly forbidden during the Deo Tibba Base trek. 

Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

It is mandatory for all participates to carry an original and photocopy of the government photo identity card (Aadhar card), a medical certificate (signed by a registered MBBS doctor) and the NOC form (printed and signed by the participant). | Transport from Patlikuhal to the Rumsu base camp can be provided at INR 700 for a Sumo or INR 500 for a small car. | Any additional expenses that occur due to unforseen circumstances during the Deo Tibba Base trek have to be borne by the participant. | The operator cannot be held responsible for any loss, damage, accident or death that occurs during the Deo Tibba Base trek.