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  • Trip introduction

    Spend a day in the dreamy, hill-town of McLeodganj and embark on a trek to Triund, one of the most popular treks in Himachal Pradesh. Located in the heart of the Kangra Valley, the Triund trek takes you over a relatively easy trail with gorgeous landscapes of Himachali mountains at every turn. The trail passes through dense forests of rhododendron, oak and pine before arriving at the sprawling grasslands of Triund. Here, you'll be rewarded with absolutely breathtaking 180-degree panoramic views of mountain ranges, and the gorgeous Kangra Valley.

    This itinerary of the Triund trek is perfect for solo or travellers or groups of friends, looking for adventure options on a budget.

    Destination

    McLeodganj, the basecamp for the Triund trek, is a hill station with a unique charm of its own, with a local population of Himachali natives and hundreds of Tibetan refufees. Triund, a nearby hill located 5 hrs of trek away, offers 180-degree views of the mountains in the Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges including the Indrahar Pass and the entire Kangra Valley. Surrounded by peaceful Himalayan forests, the campsite throws up great photo opportunities all along.

    On this trek to Triund, you'll spend the night at a budget hostel in McLeodgang, before waking up and setting out on the trail to Triund.

    Destination highlights

    Trek through dense woods of oak, rhododendron and pine. | Sign up for one of the most sought after treks in Himachal Pradesh. | Catch stunning views of the mountain ranges from the grasslands of Triund. | Spend a night at McLeodganj before beginning the trek.

    Activity Details

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    18 kms

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    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Triund trek: Arrive at McLeodganj

    Arrive at the hostel near Tibetan institute of Performing Arts after 12:00 hrs. Here, you can meet your fellow trekkers and the trek leader and prepare for tomorrow's trek. You can spend the rest of the day at leisure. Visit local attractions in McLeodganj city or do any last minute shopping. Overnight in hostel at McLeodganj.

    Overnight in a hostel at McLeodganj.

    Report at the tour operator's hostel in McLeodganj after 12:00 hrs. You'll be accommodated at the hostel in dormitory-style rooms on multi-sharing basis. Since no meals are included in today's meal package, you can visit any of the restaurants in McLeodganj to have meals at your own expense.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Hostel in McLeodganj

    Hostel in McLeodganj

    12:00 PM

    Food

    No meals are provided today

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    Day 2 of the Triund trek: McLeodganj to Triund
    Day 3 of the Triund trek: Triund to McLeodganj
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 15 days or more before departure of the Triund trek: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 15 days before departure of the Triund trek: no refund.

    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 trek to Triund.

    Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the trek. Consumption of tobacco products and cigarettes is not recommended.

    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

    A basic level of health and fitness is required to book this trek to Triund. If you have any cardiac or respiratory conditions, or suffer from knee or spinal problems, please inform the tour operator and consult your doctor before booking this trip.

    The trek to Triund includes a stay at the tour operator's hostel in McLeodganj. The trek begins by 09:00 hrs on day 2. Missing the departure will lead to missing the trek, without any refunds.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the trek to Triund to ensure maximum safety for travellers as well as staff.

    Travellers will be required to bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
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    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • Trekking Triund Himachal Pradesh Himalaya Adventure Travel The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in dormitory-style rooms at McLeodganj hostel on multi-sharing basis

    • Locker facility at the McLeodganj hostel
    • Accommodation in tents at Triund for 1 night on triple/quad-sharing basis
    • All equipment required for camping: tents, sleeping bags, mattresses
    • Common kitchen/dining tent and washroom tent
    • All meals from lunch on day 2 to breakfast on day 3
    • Services of experienced trek leader and camping crew
    • All government permits and entry fees
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between home city and McLeodganj

    • Upgrade to twin/triple-sharing rooms at McLeodganj hostel: available at additional cost of INR 450 per person
    • Meals in Mcleodganj
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Personal expenses such as additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • T-shirts/shirts and track pants/shorts
    • Windcheater
    • Woollen sweater and thermal inner wear
    • Woollen gloves, socks and scarf
    • Trekking/sports shoes
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Not to wear - Expensive watches, jewellery or gadgets
    • Hard luggage such as suitcases, trolley bags etc.

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • All equipment required for camping: tents, sleeping bags, mattresses
    • Common kitchen/dining tent and washroom tent
    • Locker facility at the hostel in McLeodganj

    You need to get

    • Rucksack
    • Small towel/napkins
    • Water bottle
    • Sun-screen lotion
    • Sunglasses
    • Lightweight sandals or slippers
    • Cap/hat
    • Torch/flashlight (with extra batteries)
    • Personal toiletries
    • Camera

    Medical Kit

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