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  • Trip introduction

    If you're looking for an easy trek near Manali, this Lamadugh trek is ideal! You'll spend two days in the wilderness of the Himalayas, walking through forests that are fragrant with pine and admiring mountains that are capped with snow. Over 2 days, you'll cover a distance of 14 kms, but it's a gradual incline that can be done by beginners.

    You'll camp in tents in a wide meadow, with the stars above and a campfire crackling nearby. It's the perfect easy trek to introduce you to the wonders of trekking in Himachal Pradesh.

    Destination

    Located at an altitude of 10,006 feet, Lamadugh is an alpine meadow that is ringed with trees and usually has wildflowers all over. You'll get spectacular views of the dramatic peaks of Deo Tibba and Indrasan.

    The trail starts from Old Manali and takes you away from civilization into the fresh mountain air in just a couple of hours. As you climb, you'll come across rocky outcrops and points from where you can see the whole of Manali and the Beas river.

    Destination highlights

    Escape into the fresh mountain air away from tourists and holidaymakers in Manali. | Enjoy the peace and tranquility of Lamadugh at 10,006 feet. |Camp in tents and enjoy a crackling campfire under starry skies. | Take in scenic views of the Himalayas that surround you.

    Activity Details

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    14 kms

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    7 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Lamadugh trek: Manali to Lamadugh

    You'll have to report to the Manali bus stand by 10:00 hrs, from where you'll be driven to the Hadimba temple in Old Manali. The trek to Lamadugh begins from here. It's a gradual trek of 7 kms that takes 5-6 hrs to cover. You'll be walking through forests of walnut, maple and cedar trees, discovering waterfalls and bubbling streams as you climb. You should reach the campsite by 16:00 hrs, and can help set up the tents if you want to. You'll have some time to explore the campsite, before soup and snacks are served around the campfire. By 20:00 hrs, dinner is served. You'll have a short briefing session while you eat, so that you know what tomorrow has in store. After that, the night is yours, and you can stargaze or just sit out and admire the views before heading to sleep in alpine tents.

    Overnight stay in tents.

    You'll be driven from the Govt bus stand to Old Manali, where your trek begins. You'll be provided with a packed lunch, and then will get to the campsite by evening. Snacks are served, as well as soup and popcorn around the campfire. A hot dinner will be provided later at night. At night you'll sleep in twin-sharing alpine tents, equipped with a mattress, sleeping bag and fleece liner. You'll also have access to toilet tents, separate for men and women travellers.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Manali

    Lamadugh

    10:00 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Snacks | Soup | Dinner

    Veg
    Day 2 of the Lamadug trek: Return to Manali
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 7 days or more before the departure of the Lamadugh trek: 70% of the cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations amde 3-6 days before the departure of the Lamadugh trek: 50% of the cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations made 0-2 days before the departure of the Lamadugh trek: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    Rules on trip

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the trip leader/guide at all times during the Lamadugh trek near Manali. The decision of the trek leader is final.

    Consumption of alcoholic beverages/drugs during this Lamadugh trek is not permitted.

    Please do not litter during the trek to Lamadugh.

    Trekkers must exhibit kindness and sensitivity towards all animals that they stumble upon during the Lamadugh trek.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Participants must inform the operator of any disability, pregnancy, mental or physical medical condition he/she is facing before booking the Lamadugh trek.

    The operator reserves the right to accept, decline or expel any participant from the Lamadugh trek near Manali without any refund, if their behaviour is causing any harm to the group.

    Please carry ID proof and any other necessary documents.

    The operator reserves the right to cancel, alter or change the Lamadugh trek itinerary under circumstances beyond control of the operator such as natural calamities, road blocks, landslides, accidents, etc. Any extra charges arising from these circumstances will have to be borne by the participants.

    There are no refunds for any services missed or not utilised during the Lamadugh trek.
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    • Trekking Lamadug Himachal Pradesh Mountains Adventure Activity Sports Snow Fun
    • Trekking Lamadug Himachal Pradesh Mountains Adventure Activity Sports Snow Fun
    • Trekking Lamadug Himachal Pradesh Mountains Adventure Activity Sports Snow Fun
    • Trekking Lamadug Himachal Pradesh Mountains Adventure Activity Sports Snow Fun
    • Trekking Lamadug Himachal Pradesh Mountains Adventure Activity Sports Snow Fun
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Transport from Manali bus stand to Hadimba temple and back

    • Meals from packed lunch on Day 1 to lunch on Day 2
    • Accommodation in alpine tents on twin sharing basis
    • Sleeping bags with fleece lining and camping mattresses
    • Toilet tents, separate for men and women travellers
    • Yoga/meditation session on Day 2
    • Microspikes, if required, on hard ice
    • Gaiters, if required, in deep snow
    • Qualified trek leaders and support staff
    • Mules/porters for common camping equipment
    • Camping permits and charges, if any
    • Bonfire, if weather permits
    • Activities at the campsite, if time permits
    • First aid kit
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Upgrade to single occupancy at an additional cost of INR 500 (excludes taxes)

    • Personal porters can be arranged for an additional cost of INR 300 (excludes taxes) per rucksack, per day
    • Raincoat/poncho on rent can be arranged for INR 100 (excludes taxes) per day
    • Trekking pole on rent can be arranged for INR 100 (excludes taxes) per day
    • Personal expenses such as extra meals, soft drinks, tips, telephone calls, etc.
    • Additional costs due to unforeseen circumstances such as road blocks, landslides, political unrest, natural calamities, etc.
    • Insurance

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Good grip trekking shoes with ankle support
    • 2 trekking pants
    • 2 full sleeved t-shirts
    • 1 full-sleeved woollen or fleece sweater
    • Thick jacket (during winter months)
    • Woollen socks
    • Cotton socks
    • Gloves
    • Balaclava/woollen cap
    • Not to wear - Restrictive clothing
    • Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Heavy or hard luggage

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Transport from Manali bus stand to Hadimba temple and back
    • Alpine tents
    • Sleeping bags with fleece lining
    • Camping mattresses
    • Toilet tents, separate for male and female travellers
    • Microspikes, if required, on hard ice
    • Gaiters, if required, for deep snow
    • Campfire
    • First aid kit

    You need to get

    • Original and photocopy of a Govt. ID card
    • Filled declaration and disclaimer form (will be sent to you after your booking is confirmed)
    • Rucksack (with rain cover)
    • Water bottle
    • 1 lunch box and a spoon, for carrying packed lunch
    • Dry snacks (optional)
    • Camera (optional)
    • Sunglasses
    • Raincoat/poncho
    • Lightweight towel
    • Toilet paper/wet tissues
    • Personal toiletries
    • Sunscreen
    • Lip balm
    • LED torch/headlamp
    • Trekking pole
    • Plastic covers and bags
    • Slippers for after trekking hours

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.
    • 3 packs of ORS/Electrolyte
    • Band aids
    • Paracetamol tablets
    • Moov spray
    • Avil 25mg
    • Crocin
    • Vomispray