Kheerganga Trek Nestled In Parvati Valley
Kheerganga Trek is a most popular trek in himachali altitude (3500 meter) a magnificent place lying in Parvati valley of Himachal Pradesh at the end of Sylvan Hills. It is famous for hot water springs which are believed to be therapeutic and is of great significance for the Hindus and Sikhs.
On this amazing trek go through some fable destinations – Kasol, Rudra Nag Waterfalls and Shiva temple in the Great Himalayas.
Why Is This Place Called Kheerganga Trek?
It is believed that after losing race to Ganesha Lord Shiva’s son “Kartikeya” came here and meditated for thousands of year. Then to bring him back, Lord Shiva tried to tempt Kartikeya by forming a stream of Kheer (rice pudding).
The journey from Kasol to Kheerganga is a pleasing one that gives you a chance to go through the splendid Himalayan trails and also the lifestyle and culture of people living in villages. The Kheerganga trek starts from Kasol which is a famous tourist destination in Pin Parvati valley. Ahead it gives you the opportunity to explore nature at its best with the views of lofty peaks looming in the background.
Why to choose Kheerganga Trek?
Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing Kheerganga trek.
See firstly, the trekking distance is a total on foot 10 km which is to be covered into 2 days.
Kheerganga trek is a low altitude mountain trek in himachal, Altitudes is 3500 Meters
The Starting trail is easy as compare to other treks this is easy trek. So this trek is best for family and beginners, school tour , weekend trek
You got to see so many heavenly bodies at one place like the panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges, you can see pine forests, different variety of flora and fauna surpassing through bona fide Himachali culture.
I think Do spare time in Interaction with our local’s team, and you will get to know about some of the ancient tales of Indian mythology and our local cultures, this is good ideas for trekkers
Beautiful landscapes so carry proper photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 6 kg only
Key Points of Kheerganga Trek
Duration: 2 Days from Kasol to Kasol
Best Season: – all years
Highest Point: (3500 Meters)
Trekking distance – 12 km)
Weather: Nights are cold and days are pleasant during the season.
Winter temperature: (-3°C to -5°C) (-5°C to -10°C)
Summer temperature: (5°C to 12°C)
Starting Point: Kasol
Short Itinerary of Kheerganga trek
Day 1 – Trek from Kasol to Barshaini – Rudra Nag and Kheerganga overnight stay camp
Day 2 – Return from Kheerganga – Rudra Nag – Barshaini to Kasol