Kasol, a small village situated in the Kullu district in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It has become one of the favorite tourist spots in the recent past. With a wide variety of flora and fauna and scenic beauty, it attracts people from different parts of the country. The place has never failed to impress its visitors.
Kasol is approximately 522 kilometers away from the National capital. If this blazing heat of the sun is annoying you down the plains, Kasol is the ultimate destination for you to visit. So get ready to explore the beauty of the place. But obviously there are a number of questions that strike oneâ€™s mind before going on a trip like where to stay? How much would it cost? Where to eat? What all places to visit?
Duration and Price
You canâ€™t really have enough of hills. Well truly, they offer you peace which has become so rare in our lifestyles that everyone literally craves for it. But turning on the reality mode, you obviously have to go back and resume your normal routine.
Therefore, a 5days 4nights trip will offer you to discover most of the place. The budget of the same would also be reasonable enough. The trip would cost you about 5000-6000 per person.
You can go for trekking and sightseeing. Kheerganga and Malana trek are the famous ones..
Itinerary of the entire tour
Depart from New Delhi in the evening and reach Bhuntar in the morning, from where you can book a cab to Kasol.
Day2: Kasol- Chalal
Once you reach Kasol, freshen yourself up and have breakfast. Get ready for the riverside camping. Rest a bit and then go out and visit a nearby village Chalal, which is not more than two hours away. Enjoy the beauty of Himachal in this village.
Day3: Kheerganga Trek
Start from Kasol in the morning around 9-10AM. You have to head towards Barsheni which is about one hour away from Kasol. Barsheni is the place from where the Kheerganga trek starts. The trek will take you approximately five hours. You will reach the top around 6-7PM. Tents are available for the overnight stay. In case the weather is unfavorable homestays are also provided.
Day4: Kheerganga Trek (return)
Witness the beautiful sunshine by waking up early. Fresh yourself up, have breakfast and then itâ€™s time to go back towards Barsheni and then Kasol and then the journey from Kasol to Delhi starts.
The fifth day marks the end of the trip. Youâ€™ll reach Delhi around 9 in the morning and now itâ€™s time for you to head back to your normal life routine
Famous restaurants in Kasol
Food! Yes all love food and Kasol offers you a number of options from Israeli to Indian, Chinese and Italian as well. Some of the famous cafes that you must not miss are Stone Garden CafÃ©, Freedom CafÃ©, Jim Morrison CafÃ© and Shiva Shanti CafÃ© many more. These cafes not only offer good food but a beautiful ambience and music as well.
Stay and meals
There are a number of hotels and guest house in and around the place. But if you havenâ€™t ever stayed in a tent, then go for it. There are Forest Department Tents which are not only comfortable and nicely maintained but also offer prices as low as 150 rupees during the off season and not more than 300 rupees during the summers.
The stay at the camps will offer you the best morning and evening views of the valley.
The meals offered in the package are three breakfast and two dinner meals.
A/C class transport facility will be provided to the customers for their journey from Delhi to Kasol and back.
Along with this cabs will be provided for reaching the base station of the trek and back.