Dharamsala Kullu via Sari pass
Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Route: Dharamshala - Bir Billing - Barot - Tuen - Kullu
Cost: On Request
The trek to the Sari Pass at an altitude of 3760 m gives the traveler the intoxicating thrill of a Himalayan trek
The trek to the Sari Pass at an altitude of 3760 m gives the traveler the intoxicating thrill of a Himalayan trek. Sari pass joins the Kangra to kullu valley. A moderate 7 day trek to Kullu valley over Sari pass.
Day 01 : Dharamshala to Bir (by bus 2-1/2 hrs)
Bir to Billing - 2600mts, 2-3 hrs trek
This trek is through mixed forest. Billing is internationally renowned for conducting Para and Hang gliding competitions. The mountains are rich with vegetable and provide complete green cover to this region.
Day 02 : Billing to Koti - Kohar, 6-7 hrs trek.
It is down the hill walk amidst thick forest mixed variety. Koti - Kohar is a small village in Chhota Bangal valley. The occupation of the people is farming in small terraced fields.
Day 03 : Koti - Kohar to Barot, 6-7 hrs trek.
An easy downward walking trail follows amidst forest crossing Ruhlling River at one or two laces.
Day 04 : Barot to Lohardi -1990 mts, 2-3 hrs trek.
The small village is located on both sides of Lamdug River. The scenic grander of Lohardi to some extent resembles to that of Manali. On both sides are high hills with thick forest, below in the valley are orchards. This area presents a very rugged beauty and has un-explored treks unvisited. It is a trekkers paradise and one finds oneself completely lost in admiring the natural beauty all around.
Day 05 : Lohardi to Lahesh - 3200 mts, 6-7 hrs trek
This trek is visited by shepherds and trekkers frequently to cross over Sari Pass.It is a well defined trek which follow through forested ridges along the Lohard nallah.
Day 06 : Lahesh to Teun village - 2700 mts, 8-9 hrs
It is hardest day of the trek as the climbs steepy to croos Sari pass (3760mts). Sari pass is not very high and has green meadows on top of it shepherds with their flocks of sheep and goats stay for a long time during the summer. Teun is a very primitive village of Rajput families.
Day 07 : Teun to Naghol - 2700 mts, 4-5 hrs trek
The trek passes through many small villages all along the Sari nallah.
Day 08 : Naghol to Kullu , 3-4 hrs trek.
An easy trail decends along the Sari nallah. The beauty of valley is incomparable. The Sari nallah meanders between the valley and finally mingles with Beas river at Kullu.