The Shrikhand Mahadev peak is situated at a height of 17150 ft. The trail of Shrikhand Mahadev Trek is mainly a pilgrim trail for the Shrikhand Mahadev temple shrine at the top. The trail has a steep incline and is recommended for experienced trekkers only. You pass through some rocky moraine paths, glacier covers and more.
Legend has it that Lord Shiva himself meditated here. It also said that Pandavas had visited the peak. The view from the peak is just splendid. It too windy up there so you cannot spend much time over the top.
What to expect from Shrikhand Mahadev Trek:
- Breathtaking waterfalls and meadows
- Get mesmerized to see the rare Brahma Kamal
- Visiting one of the revered shrines in Hindu mythology
- Trek to an altitude of 5227m approx
|Start Date||19th July|
|End Date||29th July|
|Area||Gaidhar Base Camp- Majhali- Muniropa- Bheemdwar- Shrikhand- Bheemdwar- Thachru- Tharala Village- Baga Sarahan- Bashleo pass- Gaidhar Base Camp|
|Trip Duration||9 Nights 10 Days|
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Aut to GAIDHAR Base camp in Tirthan Valley.
You travel from Aut to Gaidhar and reach our base camp. Today you relax and rest. Trek Briefing after which there will be a small acclimatization trek. O/N STAY & DINNER at BASECAMP.
Start Trek from Base Camp to Majhali
Start your day with a nice breakfast and then we set out to Majhali. We drive till Bathad. On the way we come across Gushaini, a confluence of Tirthan and Flachan River. We reach Bathad and start our trek to Majhali. We come across temples, fields and apple orchards. We reach Majhali and call it a day. O/N STAY & DINNER at MAJHALI.
Majhali to Muniropa
Next day we start ur trek towards Muniropa. We trek through the oak forest and on the way we come across many medicinal plants. If we are lucky enough we can also come across varieties of birds from the forest. O/N STAY & DINNER at Muniropa.
Muniropa to Bheemdwar
Starting the trek from Muniropa we cross Parvati baag at 13,600 feet and then Nain Sar Lake at 14,527 feet. Parvati baag is the last place where you find grass and some high altitude shrubs and herbs. Once we cross it we trek on only moraines and snow .O/N & DINNER at BHEEMDWARI.
Bheemdwaar- Shrikhand- Bheemdwaar
So today is the day we reach the Shrikhand Peak. It’s a continuous steep ascent over rocks, glaciers, streams, stone tunnel & very narrow path. Once we reach the peak it can be cold & windy. From Bheemdwar you can see the Holy Shrikhand Shila.
O/N & DINNER at BHEEMDWARI.
Bheemdwaari to Thachru
From Bheemdwar we start on to our next destination 13 kms away. On the way to Thachru one can find some rare flowers of Himalayas. The way is straight north facing and on one side there is a deep ditch. Thachru is a perfect place to camp at night. The evenings are very beautiful with views of Sarahan and Kotgarh region towards Southside, Shrikhand peak on the Eastern side and Kullu Himalayas at western side.O/N & DINNER at THACHRU.
Thachru To Tharala Village
Our next destination is Tharala. We set out from Tharchu early in the morning and walk over Steep Mountain. On the way we come across pastures and walk through dense cedar forest. We also witness centuries old big Deodar trees and beautiful rare birds.
O/N & DINNER at THARALA.
Tharala Village To Baga Sarahan
Wake up early morning and after breakfast we proceed for Baga Sarahan. This trek is a long one and we cover thick pine forest and green pastureland. Again we come across the rich flora and fauna of the Himalayas. Through the amazing cedar forest we trek and reach the pictures and refreshing Baga Sarahan.O/N STAY & DINNER at KULLU BAGA SARAHAN.
Kullu Sarahan to Bashleo Pass to Basecamp
From here we start our trek to the beautiful Bashleo Pass. At the start for 1.5km it’s a pleasant walk and then comes the strenuous section. The decent is on a pretty high level.We reach the pass take it all in and then we come back to Bathad. After reaching Bathad we drive back to our base camp. O/N STAY & DINNER at BASE-CAMP.
Drop till Aut
We drop you till Aut and then we end our journey with beautiful memories.
How to reach Gaidhar
From Delhi you can hire a private or public transport to Gaidhar. It is advisable to leave by 7pm in the evening so that the next day you reach early in the morning at Aut from where we pick you up. From Aut the pick up will be charged on actual basis. Confirm pick up with us before leaving for Aut.