Sar Pass Trek

5 Days - 4 Nights
  • Sar Pass Trek
  • Sar Pass Trek
  • Sar pass Trek
  • Sar Pass Trek
  • Sar Pass Trek

Description

Sar Pass A Great Summer or Winter Trek in Himachal

Sar Pass is a stunning trek from Grahan village ending in Barhseini in Kullu Valley. The trek is recommended for all those who love adventure, snowy landscapes and high mountains. The trek starts from Kasol where you will PASS through pine forests, magnificent meadows, snow capped mountains and some of the most jaw dropping landscapes which makes Sar Pass one of the best treks for beginners. You will also PASS by a frozen lake (Called Sar in the local dialect) from where it got its name.

The total trek distance is 48 km. Once you reach the PASS almost close to 14,000ft, the view from the PASS is absolutely breathtaking because of the majestic mountains of Parvati Valley.
This trek will surely give an adrenalin rush and thrilling experience adorned with alpine forest, wild flowers and magical valleys.

Sar Pass Trek

PASS by a glacial Lake SAR himachali Pradesh

SAR means Lake in the local language, this trek which is at an altitude of 13,816 feet is named Sar Pass because you have to PASS by a glacial Lake “Sar”.

It lies in Parvati valley of Himachal Pradesh and the starting point of this trek is Kasol.

An Ultimate Trek for Beginners

One can experience all kinds of trails, go through Himalayan old fashioned and alluring villages, wide and narrow meadows and forests.

You get to experience terrain varieties on this trek and its starting point is Kasol, away from cities

The people from different areas visit this place and it’s a famous tourist destination.

Sar Pass Trek

Beauty in Abundance

Sar Pass has got inherent beauty, peace and adventure, everything! Start from Kasol and trek through rich forest to reach Grahan village.

The views of Parvati valley are spell binding and will leave you speechless.

Trek through Biskeri Thach, a wide meadow and this trek will take you to the heavenly Sar Pass.

Why to choose the Sar Pass trek?

See firstly, the trekking distance is a total of by taxi 74Km and on foot 48km km which is to be covered into the 5days that is Kasol- Grahan- Mung Thatch- Naguru- Sar Pass- Biskeri Thatch- Barsheini.

Sar Pass Trek

Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing the Sar Pass

Sar Pass trek is a high-altitude mountain trek Altitudes is 4200 Meters

The Starting trail is easy to moderate as compare to other treks this is an easy to moderate trek. So, this trek is for beginners, or family or school tour. First time can easily do this trek.

Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature?

You got to see so many heavenly bodies at one place like the panoramic view of the mountains of Parvati Valley, you can see pine forests, different variety of flora and fauna surPASSing

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 12 kg only

Getting to Himalayan hikers Base Camp Grahan Base Camp

Option 01 – Direct flight to Delhi and  book a bus from

Delhi – Shimla

Kolkata to Delhi

Mumbai to Delhi

Pune to Delhi

Delhi to Manali

Bhuntar, which is 52 km away from Manali, is the nearest airport.

Taxi services are available from Bhuntar to Manali, which costs about Rs. 700- Rs1000. Bhuntar is well connected to Delhi by air.

The airliners that take you to this Airport are Indian Airlines, Kingfisher airlines, MDLR Airlines and Jagson Airlines, operating flights from Delhi and Chandigarh to Kullu.

Option 02 – By road

Manali is well connected to Delhi. Take an overnight bus from Delhi to Manali.

Tickets can be booked online at www.redbus.in or www.hrtc.gov.in, Tip: Since Delhi Manali is a long journey most Volvo private buses leave Delhi between 5 pm and 6 pm.

The last govt bus leaves at 8.30 pm from ISBT Kashmere Gate.

Manali to Delhi Like the onward journey, buses leave from Manali to Delhi between 4 and 5 p.m.

Your tentative arrival at Delhi may be anywhere between 6 a.m and 10 a.m.

Plan your onward journeys only post noon giving enough buffer for bus delays.

Note: – Himalayan Hikers arrange vehicles for you from Manali and Drop Tempo

Key Points Sar Pass Trek

Duration: – 4 Nights 05 days from Kasol to Kasol

Base camp: – Grahan base camp

Summer Temperature: – 13°C to 17°C and Night: 0°C to 7°C

Sar Pass Altitude – 4200 m

Best Time: – May – October

Trek Level: –   Moderate

Trek distance: – On foot 48m – By taxi 74km by Taxi

Group Size: – a minimum 5 people maximum 15 people

Altitude we are going to cover per day

Kasol – 1700m

Grahan base Camp- 2350m

Mung Thatch- 3400m

Naguru-3800m

Sar Pass- 4200m

Biskeri Thatch- 3350m

Barsheini- 2400m

Short Itinerary of Sar Pass

Day 1: Pick up to you from the Manali. Reach Kasol and the trek to Grahan Village i.(39km by Taxi) (3hours journey)(1700m)- Kasol(10km by foot)(4/5Km by Foot)(2350m)- Grahan

 Day 2: Trek from Grahan to Mung Thatch (7km) ( 4/5 hours) (3400m)

Day 3: Trek from Mung Thatch to Naguru (8km) (4/5 hours) (3800m)

Day 4: Trek from   Naguru – Sar Pass to Biskeri Thatch (14km) (6/8hours) (6 hours) (33500m)

Day 5: Trek from Biskeri Thatch to Barsheini (10m) (4/5hours) (2400m)

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Day 1 : Pickup from Manali bus Station. Drive to Kasol and trek to Grahan Village

Total distance – 74 km by Taxi 10 km by foot – 4/5Hours journey

Mode of journey – Taxi and foot

Altitude – Grahan– 2350m

Night stay – Our Camp site – on twin share basis

Himalayan Hikers will pick up the trekkers from the Manali Bus Stand transport and leave for Kasol early morning at around 6:00 to 7:00 am.

Arrive in Kasol. From Kasol, start your trek to Grahan Village. Today, you will cover a total distance of 8 Km from Kasol to Grahan in 4-5 hours. Trek along the left of the Grahan nalah.

This easy trail often used by the locals passes through lovely pine forests in a gentle ascent. The trail eventually becomes rocky and uphill moving away from the river. The forest is rich in Rhododendrons.

After a steep climb will we reach the village of Grahan? Have dinner and overnight stay in tents.

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Day 2 : Trek from Grahan to Min Thatch

Total distance – 7 Km (4/5Hours journey)

Mode of journey – By foot

Altitude – 3400 m

Night Stay – Our Camp site – on a twin share basis

On this day, begin your trek from Grahan to Mung Thach. You will cover a total of 7kms in 4-5 hours. The trail to Mung Thach is often used by the villagers for their sheep and cattle.

The trail is steep and takes you through the woods eventually opening up the beautiful views of Mung Thach, Nagaru and Sar Top. Reach the campsite at Mung Thach, have dinner and overnight stay in tents.

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Day 3 : Trek from Min Thatch to Naguru

Trek Distance – 8 Km (4/6hours of journey)

Mode of journey – By foot

Altitude – Nag Guru 3800m

Night Stay – Our Camp site -on twin share basis

Today we trek to the highest campsite of the Sar Pass Trek, Nagaru. The trek is short but difficult due to the steep trail. Some parts of the trail might be under snow.

It should take about 4-6 hours to reach your next campsite. The Nagaru campsite is blessed with beautiful mountains across the Parvati valley but with chilling winds making it very cold.Spend the night in tents.

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Day 4 : Trek from Naguru to SAR Pass to Biskeri Thatch

Trek Distance – 14km (hour’s journey)

Mode of journey – By foot

Altitude –3700m

Night Stay – Camp site – on twin share basis

Start early today for the long trek to Biskeri Thach via SAR Pass. The climb is steep through the snow with views of Tosh Valley and the views of Sar Pass Top.

The view from the SAR Pass top is thrilling with unparalleled views of the majestic mountains of Parvati Valley. Spend some time here and have your packed lunch.

Start your descent to your next campsite Biskeri Thach through some dense Rhododendron trees. After 6-8 hours of trek reach your campsite, have dinner and overnight stay in tents.

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Day 5 : Trek from Biskeri Thatch to Barsheini

Total distance – 10km (4/5hours journey)

Mode of journey – By foot

Altitude – 2400 m

Night Stay – Our Campsite on twin share basis

Today is your last day on the SAR Pass trek. Biskeri Thach gives you splendid views of pine forests, grasslands, and the majestic Himalayas. The trail is downhill through dense pine forests. The descent is easy towards Pulga and across Parvati River to reach the village of Barshaini.

Our team will be waiting at Barshaini to take you to Kasol. Expect to reach Kasol by late afternoon. So, plan your departure from Kasol accordingly.

Things to carry on trek

Mandatory Documents

Please carry the documents given below

Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voters ID, etc,
Passport and Visa important to foreigners
Medical Certificate (First part should be filled by the Doctor and Second part by the Trekker)
Declaration Certificates

Note: –  Many trekkers commit the same mistake of carrying unnecessary items on a trek which only makes the backpack heavy. It is important to know the right items to carry.
It differs from season to season if you are trekking in summers then carry less layers of warm clothing and if you are trekking in winters carry enough layers to protect yourself against chilly cold.

Necessary Items for trekkers

carry on a trek

Backpack (50 to 60 liters)
A strongly built backpack with good support is compulsory for a trek. (Rain cover is important)

Sturdy Trekking Shoes
The shoes should be strong enough with good support. The people ask if sports shoes would be comfortable but it is good to bring the right trekking shoes.

The Clothes You Should Bring On a Trek
Avoid keeping extra clothes because it only makes you backpack heavy.

Trek Pants – The jeans are never suitable for a trek so you need at least 2-3 trek pants for treks carry more for longer treks.

Jacket – Jackets are very important to carry on a trek it protects you against the chilly weather. So carry 2 jackets on a week long trek.

Layers of warm Clothing 
Carry warm woolen layers or fleece. Carry more layers during winter season (at least 2 to 3) and less during summer.

Thermals – The Temperature decreases at night so you might be need thermals for Night.

T- Shirts – Bring those t shirts which dry fast.

Poncho –They are needed if you are trekking on a Rainy day to keep you dry.

Hiking Pole

Water Bottle 2

Cap or Balaclava

Sunglasses

Slippers

Woolen and Waterproof Gloves

Socks (Woolen and Regular)

Sunscreen

Torch head light

Personal Toiletry Items –  (toothpaste, toothbrush, toilet paper, sanitizer etc.)

Carry Personal Medical Kit

Personal Medical Kit (Carry minimum 5 tablets and maximum 10)

Medical Kit

Diamox – (Prevents altitude sickness)

Digene – (It cures discomfort in stomach, acidity)

Crocin Advance – (Cures fever and headache)

Aspirin/Combiflam – (Pain reliever)

Disprin – (Cures headache)

Avomine – (Prevents motion sickness)

Avil – (It treat allergies)

Norflox TZ & Lomofen – (Prevents Diarrhoea)

Ranitidine – (Reduces the amount of acid in stomach)

Volini/Moov spray – (For sprains)

Betadine/Savlon – (Antiseptic cream)

ORS

Band aid

Cotton

Stretchable/Elastic bandage

Gauze

Note:- Use medicines only when prescribed by the doctor. In case you face any problem during your trek, discuss and take advice from the Professional guide.

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What is Included In This Trek?

Transport Facility Kasol To Kasol

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in tents on twin share basis

All meals: breakfast, packed lunch, tea, coffee, snacks, soup and dinner

(All camping gears)

High quality tents

Sleeping bags

Mattress

Liner

Pillow

Separate Toilet tents – Ladies and Gents

Dining Tent

Dining Table

Porters

Helper

Mules

Kitchen team

Radio Walkie Talkie for Communication

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Oxygen Cylinders

Crampons and Gaiters

What is Not Include In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

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