Triund trek is is perhaps the most explored yet most beautiful short trek in Mcleodganj Dharamshala circuit. It starts from Mcleodganj and gradually you climb uphill. You cross conifer forest trail, steep slopes and gradually move above the cloud. The entire uphill trek takes around 5 hours to be completed
Price: 1500/- (If 4 people or more), in case of less than 4 people extra charge may be applicable
Mcleodganj- Bhagusunag- Triund hilltop- Snowline- Mcleodganj
Accommodation in tent on sharing basis | 3 Vegetarian meal (packed lunch, dinner & breakfast)
Guided trek | Toilet pit tents as per availability | Sleeping Bag | Sleeping mattress | Poncho on request
Facility of Luggage room | Triund trek distance is 9 km | Starts and ends at Mcleodganj
Triund trek gives you the unmatched experience of trekking on one of the most beautiful landscapes in Himachal Pradesh with waterfalls,lush green meadows and snow capped mountains. Triund trek is very much suitable in spring and summer as Triund temperature remains very suitable and weather at Triund & adjacent areas is becomes very enjoyable with beautiful sight of sky kissing high Himalayan peaks. Triund- Dharamshala distance is approx. 6 km by road and Triund- Macleodganj distance is approx. 3 km. the Triund Dharamshala Macleodganj is a perfect Trek line for all Himalaya lover who are in beginning phase of their trek life. And more importantly Triund is a perfect place for a weekend vacation for couple or family. Mcleodganj - Dharamshala region is blessed with many breathtakingly beautiful treks like Kareri lake trek, Indrahar pass trek but Triund is the most famous as it can be done in a very limited time and perfect for a weekend getaway.
Triund Camping comes with stay at the campsite ideal for family, friends and couples. Camping is done on Triund hill and view of Sunrise from Triund hill is world famous. The campsite is situated atop the hill overlooking the Kangra Valley. The trek and accommodation will be handled by experienced professionals.The trek will start from the majestic town of McLeodganj.
Trek Duration: 2 days & 1 night
Trek distance: 9km
Trek starts from: Mcleodganj
Trek ends at: Mcleodganj
Triund Altitude: 10600ft.
Triund trek grade: Easy
Accommodation: Good Quality tents
Triund Temperature: Temperature is pleasant During Spring and Summer (Generally vary between 5 degree to 25 degree Celsius. During winter (December- February) night temperature can plunge down to -9 degree.
Distance between Delhi and Triund: 500 km by Road. Regular overnight volvo buses are available from Delhi.
Triund Weather: Generally sunny in day. Triund weather is very enjoyable throughout the year. In winter due to plunging temperature it feels really chilly during night. Go prepared with heavy woolen during winter. In summer light woolens will do in daytime. Sleeping bags are required anytime and provided from us.
Day 1: Mcleodganj to Triund Hill (4-5 hours of trekking)
It is an easy trek and all you need is the will to be at top. Start Trek to Triund a famous campsite situated at an altitude of (2875m), on the way have lunch at midway. After Lunch continue trek and finally reach Triund for night stay. Finally sleep in tents provide by us. Don’t forget to see the spectacular view of the Dharamshala from the top in the night.
Day 2: Triund Hill to Snowline and back to Mcleodganj (3-4 hours of trekking)
In the morning have tea & breakfast at the campsite and take short walks to acclimatize. The finest thing is to be with your own. If you want to visit Snow Line (5Kms), then leave early in the morning from Triund. In the afternoon return journey to Mcleodganj.
How is Triund weather?
Triund offers an excellent weather post the winters.The trek is open all throughout the year except when there is heavy snowfall which is during the months of December and January.This depends on the weather conditions.In the months of May to July Triund receives heavy rainfall and the trek might be closed.Triund weather is perfect for trekking post the monsoons and pre winters when most of the trekking activities occur.It is one of the best treks and the time for to enjoy the most beauty can be enjoyed is during the months from October to start of December.
What is the triund trek distance?
The triund trek distance will be around 9 kms from Gallu devi temple via the Bhagsu nag waterfalls.The trek passes through beautiful meadows and then towards steep inclines in certain parts.The trek can be done via two paths one is being the Gallu devi and one via the Bhagsu Nag waterfall path.Both the paths are equally scenical and beautiful to trek through.During the trek you will come through meadows and dense pine forests with the last stretch of trek will be a little difficult but is doable with a little fitness.
How to reach triund from McLeodganj
Triund can be easily reached from Mcleodanj.You can go to ISBT or Kashmere Gate or Majnu ka tila and take a bus for Dharamshala.The journey from Delhi to Dharamshala is an overnight journey which will be through the high passes.When you reach Dharamshala in the morning you can take a bus or a cab for Mcleodganj.Alternatively,you can reach Dharamshala via train which has a stop at Pathankot.You can also reach via Amritsar.Frequent buses are also available for the journey from train stations to Dharamshala.
What is the Triund trek cost?
The triund trek costs at Rs 1400per head which will include three meals which will be give during the course of the trek.There will be lunch and dinner on day-1 and on day -2 there will be breakfast which will be provided.The campsite has all the amenities available including kitchen tents and toilet tents.The tents are well equipped with sleeping bags and mattresses which are perfect for the weather at Triund.The campsite has all the facilities within the amount of Rs 1400 per person.The charges of Rs 1400 is inclusive of all taxes and is available on the website for booking.
Can we keep our luggage at Mcleodganj?
Yes. You will be provided with a luggage room facility at Mcleodganj where you can keep your luggage and take water bottle, camera etc. in a day sack to the hilltop with you.
When does the Triund trek starts?
The trek start timing is generally 10 AM. So you have to reach to the reporting site (Near Mcleodganj Bus stand) by 10 AM
Will we go to Lahesh cave and Laka glacier?
In 2D1N trek it is not possible to cover Laka glacier and Lahesh cave. It will take 2D2N to cover triund with Laka. Check out 3D2N Laka glacier Trek
Will we cover Bhagusu Nag and Snowline while trek to Triund?
Yes. Bhagusunag and snowline will be covered.
How much time does it take to trek to Triund hilltop from Mcleodganj?
It will take approx. 4-5 hours to complete the trek. Total distaance of triund trek is approx. 9 km. one way
Where do I need to report before the trek starts?
Reporting place will be near to Mcleodganj bus stand. All the details will be shared with you once you book the trek.
What about safety?
Each trekkers is responsible for his/her own safety. Trek organizers, guide, porters will not be responsible for any damage, theft or loss of goods.
What all facilities are provided during the trek?
You will be provided with sleeping bag, tent accommodation, food, guidance and dry pit toilet as per the plan. No other facilities can be provided.
How much time does it take to reach Mcleodganj from Delhi?
It will take approx. 10-12 hours to reach Mcleodganj from Delhi by overnight volvo.
How difficult is the trek?
Triund trek difficulty level is easy though in a n area or two some steep uphill trekking is involved. For an example from Bhagusu Nag it is a steep climb to reach Galu devi temple. Other than those steep climb the entire trail is quite easy and can be covered within 5 hours in a leisurely manner.
Cancellation and Refund:
Cancellations prior to 10 days from the start of the trek is entitled for full refund(excluding the transaction charges)
Cancellation between 9th day and 3rd day to the start of the trek will have 80% refund.
Cancellation less than 3 days to the start of the trek will have NO refund.
For any assistance mail us at : firstname.lastname@example.org
This activity is hugely dependent upon weather. The trip may get cancelled without any prior notification due to weather or any unforeseen adversere circumstances
Reason 1: One of the best view of Dhauladhar Himalayan range
For a group of adventurous friends, Himalayan sojourn is always irresistible due to its tranquility, magnanimity and vastness. And all these start with the panoramic of different ridges, meadows, valleys and snow covered towering peaks. Trek to Triund (altitude of 2825 meter), provides best view of Dhauladhar range of Himalayas. Probably you won’t get a better view from anywhere else with same altitude.
Reason 2: Because your friends need not to be a seasoned Trekker
Triund trek is not at all grueling and demanding in nature. It takes approx. 4 hours for an inexperienced trekker to complete the Trek, which starts from Bhagusu. You can stop over at different places of the trail and take snapshots in this Himalayan heaven. Basically the Triund trek starts from Mcleodganj and it takes 4-6 hours of uphill hiking to trek to Triund hill.
Reason 3: Stargazing with your pal at a height of 8400 feet
The night sky of Triund is simply stunning and awesome. A star-studded sky will make you spellbound.
Triund trek temperature
Trek to Triund in January or February is not possible generally as chances of heavy snowfall are there. The best time for Triund trek is from April to November. Though the temperature can plunge below zero degree anytime and snowfall may happen in March or April too, Triund trek gives you best experience during March onward.
History of Triund hill
Triund has a rich history & culture as it is an integral part of Mcleodganj Dharamshala circuit. In wikipedia some of the details are captured very nicely. You can read triund wiki in internet to know that engaging information
Triund trek route
First you reach Dharamshaala ISBT bus stand. From Dharamshala bus stand take a bus to Mcleodganj. Ticket price will be approx. 15 INR per head. Or you can take shared cab at 15-20 INR per seat. Also, you can book a cab if your group size is large enough and you want a private vehicle on your own. Rent will be approximately 400-500 INR for the entire cab.
The vehicle will leave you at Mcleodganj main square. From here you can walk 900 meters to reach the reporting point of Triund trek. From this reporting point (A guest house) you will start your trek to Galu devi temple. So the Trek route of Triund will be
Dharamshala - Mcleodganj (Cab journey ends)
How to reach Dharamshala
Pathankot to Dharamshala by bus
You can reach Dharamshala from Pathakot. Pathankot to Dharamshala distance is 90 km and by bus it will take 3 - 4 hours to reach. The bus starts from pathankot and goes to Dharamshala via Gaggal.
Delhi to Dharamshala by bus via Chandigarh
From Delhi overnight volvo buses ply everyday for Dharamshala. Bus starts from Delhi and reach Dhaaramshala via Chandigarh.
If you want to reach Dharamshala by train then you can follow below route
Pathankot is the nearest broad gauge line of Daramshala. From Pathankot, you need to reach nagorta station which lies on the narrow gauge line. This is the nearest railway station to Dharamshala.
You can check for flight to Kangra airport (Also known as Gaggal airport) from Delhi. From Gaggal airport reach Dharamshala via Gaggal market by hiring a cab.