Bhrigu Lake is located at an elevation of around 4,300 meters (14,100 ft) in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh, India.It is located to the east of the Rohtang Pass and is around 14 kilometers from Gulaba village. The lake can be reached by trek from Gulaba village. The lake is named after Maharishi Bhrigu, one of the seven great sages (Saptarshis).
Day 1: Reporting and Acclimatization at Rumsu. We will get down at Patlikuhal (20 km before Manali and 20 km after Kullu) from bus. Jeep ride to Rumsu base camp(10 km). After freshening up and breakfast all the participants will undergo through registration process for the trek. Post Lunch we will go for an acclimatization walk. Orientation regarding the trek will be given by the chief organizer in the evening. The orientation will cover information like rucksack packing, marching/walking technique and general awareness about a Himalayan Trek. Overnight stay at Rumsu base camp.
Day 2: Drive to Gulaba and trek to Rohlikohli. After morning breakfast we will start with a beautiful jeep ride to Gulaba. The trek commences from Gulaba towards Rohlikohli camp site. The 5 to 6 hours ascend till Rohlikohli is moderate. There are two streams on the route towards the camp site (Chor Nallah and Kohli Nallah). Rohli Kohli is a beautiful camp site and offers amazing views of Solang Valley. Overnight camp at Rohli Kohli.
Day 3: Trek to Bhrigu Lake Trek commences early in the morning by 7 am after breakfast, for Bhrigu Lake. It takes around 4 hours to reach to Bhrigu Lake. Packed lunch will be done at Bhrigu Lake. Care should be taken that no littering happens over here. As per the myths, Rishi Bhrigu meditated here and used to take bath in the holy water. We will then start for the descend to Rohlikohli camp site. Overnight stay in tents at Rohlikohli camp site.
Day 4: Descend to Gulaba and Departure from Manali We will start with descend this morning for Gulaba. The descend is easy and takes around 3-4 hours. Departure will be done from Manali bus stand at 5 PM.
WHAT TO CARRY ? Woolen clothes,Woolen cap,Jackets/Wind-cheater. Socks(4 pairs) Thermal wear(1-2 pairs) Trekking shoes(should have ankle support, good grip and waterproof) Snow gloves/normal gloves. Sunglasses/goggles. Lunch box, water bottle, spoon. Sunscreen lotion. Personal medication. Raincoat. Torch and batteries. Rucksack bag
INCLUSIONS Tent stay Steel Plate, Mug, and rucksack can be issued at the base camp for no extra cost. Sleeping bag Sleeping mat Camping ground booking Forest permit Meals(Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner)
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED Cost of Emergency Personal Porter Charges Bottled water. Any personal expense. Instruction for participants : Separate stay for male and female. Smoking and drinking are strictly prohibited. Buying drugs or any illegal material is strictly prohibited, the participant will be detained and handed over to government authority. Instructions from Guide should be strictly followed. Note : Participants need to bring the medical certificate from a certified doctor for any respiratory disease and blood pressure.
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CANCELLATION POLICY : If for any reason one wishes to cancel his/her trek, an email intimation needs to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org Cancellation requests will not be taken over a phone call. However, one can phone to check whether the cancellation has been processed. The cancellation charges are as under: · Cancellation before 14 days - Rs 2000 · Cancellation within 14 days – NO REFUND Note: All cancellation refunds will be processed back to the bank account or the credit card account from which the trek fee has been paid. A processing charge of 2% of the trek fee will be applicable on all refunds.