Kheerganga trek, an ideal trek for fledglings, was my very first trek. And keeping in mind that it was a simple trek, there is a great deal that I had barely any familiarity with prior to beginning the trek. Thus, I confronted a ton of issues however eventually, our objective was totally worth the effort.
We arranged our Kheerganga trek from Delhi and battled a ton while coming on the grounds that there weren’t many articles on Kheerganga 4 years back. Fortunately for you, in the event that you are pondering whether you ought to go on this trek or not, this guide will assist you with arranging the trek.
In this aide, I have noted down all the data on this trek including the distance, temperature, convenience choices, etc.
Arranged at an elevation of roughly 3050m, Kheerganga is a little town settled in the midst of the Parvati Valley.
As indicated by the nearby legends, Lord Shiva reflected here for something like 10,000 years, making it a significant site.
Likewise, Kheerganga was given the name in light of the smooth white Parvati stream that streams close to the valley. You will find an old sanctuary devoted here to Lord Shiva as this spot is supposed to be the home of Lord Shiva and is viewed as a profound site.
One of the top treks in Himachal, aside from the Prashar Lake Trek, Kheerganga is especially well known for its underground aquifers. Indeed, truth be told! You will track down natural aquifers here toward the fulfilment of this trek (something an unquestionable necessity to loosen up those throbbing muscles and joints).
The regular water from these underground aquifers is smooth white and a shower in it is viewed as reflective and consecrated.
There are discrete pools for ladies in this way, you don’t need to stress over your protection too while taking a plunge in it.
Many individuals even trek to kheerganga in December to partake in the snow-shrouded trails and the snow-covered mountain sees. Nonetheless, on the off chance that it is your most memorable trek, abstain from trekking in December or join a trekking bunch as it isn’t prudent to go on a snow trek alone.
Step by step instructions to Reach the Starting Point of the Trek – Barshaini
The beginning stage of this trek is the town of Barshaini which is the last motorable street nearby. Along these lines, you want to arrive at Barshaini and afterward start your trek from here.
Arriving at Bhuntar
To arrive at Barshaini, you should arrive at Bhuntar first and the time taken to arrive at Bhuntar relies upon where you are beginning from. The following are a couple of ways that you can decide to arrive at Bhuntar, paying little heed to where you are beginning from.
The nearest air terminal to Bhuntar is the Kullu Manali air terminal a ways off of roughly 1.5 km. You get departures from Delhi, Shimla, and Chandigarh to this air terminal, and the recurrence of these flights is somewhat low.
In any case, in the event that you are in a rush and wouldn’t fret spending the additional cash to arrive at Bhuntar, then taking a departure from one of these objections could be a decent decision.
The nearest railroad station to Bhuntar is the Pathankot rail route station a ways off of 245 km. From Pathankot Railway station, you can take a transport or taxi to arrive at Bhuntar or you can take the passenger train to Joginder Nagar which is around 95 km from Bhuntar.
From Joginder Nagar, you will track down neighbourhood transports or taxis to arrive at Bhuntar.
In the event that you are wanting to begin the Kheerganga trek from Delhi, one of the most mind-blowing ways of coming will be to take a confidential Volvo transport or nearby HRTC transport to arrive at Bhuntar. You can find HRTC transports for 500 INR while the confidential Volvo transports will cost around 800 – 1000 INR and there will be a few transports accessible at night to take you to Bhuntar.
The transports will require around 10-12 hours to arrive at Bhuntar from Delhi.
Best Time to Visit Kheerganga
Quite possibly the best thing about this trek is that it has a charming temperature over time. In this way, the best time for the trek is consistently, even in winter.
On the off chance that you wish, you can trek here in the cold weather months as well however you should design well for this excursion.
The following is a breakdown of what you can hope to find in Kheerganga in various months:
Is enjoying nature permitted in Kheerganga?
Indeed, you can camp in Kheerganga and can without much of a stretch lease a tent for 300 – 500 INR from one of the setting up camp merchants here. They will likewise get ready dinners for you for which you really want to pay more.
Likewise, the severe no-litter strategy has been executed here thus, ensure you convey your litter with you to the base and toss it in a trash receptacle.
Might you at any point take your own setting up camp gear for setting up camp here?
Indeed, you can likewise take your own tent to camp at Kheerganga. Notwithstanding, you would require a licence from the HP Forest Department, Shamsha that is around 1 km from Bhuntar.