Here is TLOW’s blueprint across the backpacker’s silk route in the Himalayas, that starts with enchanting Parashar Lake followed by a hike to the Great Himalayan National Park and a stay in some of the hippie villages of Parvati Valley. Trip Date: 4th – 13th May, 2018 Trip Cost: Rs 14,000 + 5% GST = Rs 14,700/- For travel in Volvo add on cost of Rs 2,000 + 5% GST = Rs 2100/- Inclusions: All travel from Delhi and back. Accommodation. (3 to 6 in a room depending on room size). Entry fees if any. Exclusions: Food. Anything not mentioned in the inclusion section. This backpacking trip will have a maximum of 15 backpackers. Only on payment of 50% of the trip cost will a seat be confirmed. For more information, please contact us on the phone numbers mentioned below: Ankit Chaube: +91 8454961928 Dhruv Patel: +91 9004594935 or mail us at: [email protected] Terms & Conditions Minimum age requirement 18+ Things to carry: Valid ID proof with address. (No college ID or PAN card) Backpack. (Mandatory) Essentials to pack. Day 1: Board an HRTC bus from ISBT Kashmiri Gate New Delhi to Mandi at 18:00 HRS. (439km = 12 Hrs) Day 2: Reach Mandi around 06:00 HRS and leave for Parashar Lake. (74km = 2.5 Hrs) From Parashar Lake leave for Tirthan Valley. (94km = 3.5 Hrs) Check into a homestay and chill around the Tirthan River. Day 3: Post breakfast, hike into the Great Himalayan National Park. (8km Hike). Return from the hike and leave post lunch by 15.00 HRS for Kasol. (77Km = 3 Hrs) Reach the town of Kasol by dinner time. Day 4: Board a bus to Bharsheni which is a two hours bumpy bus ride. Hike from Bharsheni to Tosh. (40 minutes hike) Spend night in the village in one of the guest houses. (No network coverage) Day 5: Leave from Tosh by 08:00 HRS and hike to Kheer Ganga which is a 5-6 hours hike. Spend night in tent accommodation and take a dip in the natural sulphur hot spring. (No network coverage) Day 6: Hike from Kheer Ganga to the villages of Kalga and Tulga and spend a night in the tea village of Pulga in a guest house. Day 7: Hike back from Pulga and board a bus from Bharsheni to Kasol. Spend time relaxing and shopping in the Kasol market. Day 8: Take a taxi to the foot of the village of taboos, Malana. Hike the remaining 3kms to the village. Remember not to touch anyone or anything in the village. Return back to Kasol before sun down. Day 9: Last day in Kasol, spend the first of the day chilling by the Parvati River or shopping. Board a local HRTC bus to Kullu at 16:00 HRS. Board HRTC Volvo bus from Kullu to ISBT Kashimiri Gate New Delhi at 19:00 HRS. Day 10: Reach New Delhi ISBT Kashmiri Gate by 09:00 HRS. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.