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.
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.
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.
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
Sar Pass- 4200m
Biskeri Thatch- 3350m
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)