An easy and very interesting trek for enjoying the lush greenery , beautiful mountains , temples and remote villages of Himachal Pradesh. For large distances , the trek follows the ridge line separating inner and outer Seraj. You can stay in forest guest houses of which some are over 100 year and remind you of British ear. The guest book at these guest houses still mention of few royal visitors from past. A few days spent on this trail will remind you of the Raj.
Day 1: Arrive Delhi
Met on arrival at Delhi international Airport and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Delhi - Chandigarh - Manali
Morning transfer to Railway station & depart by Shatabdi express to Chandigarh. Arrive Chandigarh and drive (310 km) to manali (1920 mt). Overnight stay in hotel / resort.
Day 3: Manali
Morning at leisure. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour of Manali. Visit Hadimba Devi Temple and Vashist Hot water spring. Overnight stay in hotel / resort.
Day 4: Manali - Jibbi - Ghyagi
Drive to Ghyagi via Jibbi. The road runs parallel to hiking route to Jalori pass. Overnight stay in tented camp.
Day 5: Ghyagi - Shoja
Morning trek to Shoja (2355 mt). The trek passes through forest of blue pine and deodar. Shoja is a picturesque village. On arrival set-up camp for overnight stay.
Day 6: Shoja - Takrasi
Trek to Takrasi (3025 mt). An easy trek. In the evening visit Temples near the village. Stay at forest guest house.
Day 7: Takrasi - Paneo
Morning trek to Paneo (4-5 Hrs). Overnight stay in tented camp.
Day 8: Paneo - Khanag
Trek (5-6 hrs) to Khanag after crossing Jalori Pass. (3250 mt). On arrival set-up camp for overnight stay.
Day 9: Khanag - Margi
Trek to Margi (5-6 Hrs). The trek passes through dense forest following the stream. Overnight stay in tented Camp.
Day 10: Margi - Shilla Nala - Shimla
Trek to Shilla nala (Trek end point) and drive to Shimla. On arrival, check-into hotel for overnight stay.
Day 11: Shimla - Delhi
Day free to explore Shimla town. Evening transfer to Kalka railway station and depart by Shatabdi express train to Delhi. Met on arrival at New Delhi railway statuion and transfer to the Hotel for overnight stay.
Day 12: Depart Delhi
Day at leisure in Delhi. Optional sightseeing of Delhi. Later transfer to to international airport in time to board flight to onward destination.