Camp Location: Kheerganga, Barshaini, Himachal Pradesh
Start Point/End Point: The trek starts from Barshaini and ends at Barshaini only.
Start Time/End Time: The trek start at 10:00 AM on day 1 and ends between 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM on day 2.
About the Destination:
Perched at an elevation of around 3,050 meters above sea level, Kheerganga can be reached by hiking the 24 kilometers long picture-perfect Kheerganga Trek. Nestled at one end of the majestic Parvati Valley, this ever-charming destination treats the trekkers’ eyes with its verdant greenery and panoramic skies.
The sacred destination of Kheerganga is home to a holy bathing tank, an age-old shrine of Lord Shiva, and a beautiful hot water spring. Getting to take a bath in the hot water when everything around is shrouded with snow is a dream for all trekkers and Kheerganga Trekking actually rewards the tired trekkers by granting this wish!
About the Kheerganga Trek:
Kheerganga Trek is one of the most well-known trekking destinations in Himachal Pradesh and is located deep in the Parvati Valley. For this guided trek, you have to meet us in the beautiful hill station Barshaini which is the starting point of this trek. Along your way to Kheerganga Trek, you will explore Rudra Nag village. The scenic hamlets mark a space for the perfect stops and are ideal to delve into the local culture of Himachal Pradesh.
You can enjoy the local food and cafes on the way. After a while, you will reach the Rudra Nag temple. As you cross the waterfall, the path gets a little steeper and then you will start spotting the blue and yellow huts which indicates the final milestone of the trek i.e Kheerganga top. Upon reaching Kheerganga, you can head straight for the Parvati Kund, or the natural hot water springs, which become all the more attractive in the winters. After reaching the top, you can relax into the alloted camps and enjoy the music session to be organized at the campsite is the cherry on the top.
Quick Facts About Kheerganga Trek:
Kheerganga Trek Distance: 24 km
Maximum Altitude:9,700 ft
Kheerganga Trek Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate
Electricity: Electricity will be available in Kheerganga campsite.
ATM: Kasol is the last point where you will get ATM.
Trekking Gradient: Steep ascent throughout the trail
This Kheerganga Trek offers two options of stay as mentioned below:
Alpine Tent stay - with common washroom
How to reach the campsite?
You have to report at Barshaini which is the starting point of the trek and it is around 22 km from Kasol. Many local transports and private cabs are available from Kasol to reach Barshaini.