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  • Trip introduction

    Set out on one of the most popular short treks in Himachal Pradesh from McLeod Ganj to Laka Glacier via Triund. This 3-day trek, suitable for beginners, takes you on a well-marked trail with beautiful views of the Dhauladhar mountains. Going further uphill from Triund, you'll also spend a night at Laka Glacier, a fun experience of snow and ice in the early summer season. After a day of adventure, you'll sleep in cosy, alpine tents pitched with scenic views under a star-studded night sky.

    Destination

    The Triund trek begins from the colourful markets of McLeod Ganj and leads you on a grassy mountain ridge to Triund. Located at the foot of the Dhauladhar range, at an altitude of almost 9,350 feet, Triund is a vast green summit with an exhilarating view of the valley. You'll also spend a night at Laka Glacier, located higher at an altitude of almost 10,500 feet. The trail to the Laka Glacier is in close proximity to snow-covered mountains, taking you as close to the Dhauladhar peaks on a short itinerary.

    Destination highlights

    Embark on the Triund trek, an easy trek in Himachal Pradesh. | Spend two nights in tents at scenic campsites. | Climb up to an altitude of 10,500 feet to reach the Laka Glacier. | Explore the lush green pastures of Triund.

    Activity Details

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    28 kms

    18 hrs

    9 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Triund trek: McLeod Ganj to Triund

    Arrive at the McLeod Ganj base camp by 9:00 hrs. From here the colourful markets of McLeod Ganj, you'll begin the trek and soon find yourself in the forests of deodar, oak and rhododendron trees. Once you reach the Triund ridge, you will be greeted with gorgeous views of the snow-capped Dhauladhar mountains. Overnight in tents at Triund.

    Overnight in tents at Triund.

    Your trip begins as you arrive at the McLeod Ganj by 9:00 hrs. Please make sure to have breakfast before reporting to the starting point. Today's meal package includes lunch and dinner only. Lunch will be a packed lunch served en route to Triund, and dinner will be served at the Triund campsite. You will spend the night in tents.

    Day 1 Milestone

    McLeod Ganj

    Triund

    09:00 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Dinner

    Veg
    Day 2 of the Triund trek: Triund to Laka Glacier
    Day 3 of the Triund trek: Laka Glacier to McLeod Ganj
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 30 days before departure of the Triund trek: 90% refund.

    For cancellations made 21-30 days before departure of the Triund trek: 60% refund.

    For cancellations made 11-20 days before departure of the Triund trek: 30% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 10 days: no refunds.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    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

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

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of the Triund trek to maximize the safety of the travellers and staff. Any costs arising due to such a change in the itinerary are borne by the traveller.

    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 Triund trek.
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    • Triund Laka Glacier Uttarakhand Adventure Trekking The Great Next
    • Triund Laka Glacier Uttarakhand Adventure Trekking The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in tents for 2 nights on a triple-sharing basis

    • All equipment required for camping: alpine tents, sleeping bag and sleeping mat
    • Common kitchen/dining tent and washroom tent
    • All meals from lunch on day 1 to breakfast on day 3
    • Services of an experienced trek leader and support staff
    • All government permits and charges
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between your home city and McLeod Ganj

    • Upgrade to accommodation in twin-sharing tents (can be arranged for extra cost of INR 250 per person)
    • Travel insurance (can be arranged for extra cost of INR 350 per person)
    • Services of mules/porters to carry your personal luggage (can be arranged for extra cost of INR 1,800 per person)
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Personal expenses such as tips to staff, additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Thick jacket
    • Trekking shoes
    • Woollen socks
    • Cap/hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Comfortable t-shirt/shirts
    • Track pants and shorts
    • Not to wear - Denim jeans
    • Expensive jewellery or gadgets
    • Hard luggage such as trolley bags, suitcases etc.

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Tents for accommodation
    • All equipment required for camping: sleeping bags, mattress etc.

    You need to get

    • Backpack (up to 30 ltrs)
    • Torch
    • Cap/hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Water bottle
    • Personal medicines
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Daypack
    • Trekking pole (optional)
    • Dry snacks (energy bars, biscuits etc.)
    • Sunscreen lotion and cold cream
    • Hand sanitizer
    • Personal toiletries
    • Toilet paper and wet wipes
    • Lightweight towel and napkins
    • Insect repellent

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry any prescribed medication and a personal first-aid kit.