Overview

Recommended for Age Group 14 - 18 years.

Category of Trek: Moderate Level
(First-time participants are also welcome on this moderate trek, and while prior trekking experience is beneficial, it requires participants to possess a certain level of physical fitness)

Head for a captivating adventure on our Dharamshala Snow Trails Trek in the picturesque Kangra Valley beneath the majestic Dhauladhar range of the Himalayas. This trek is designed to offer the best exploration, camping, and the creation of lasting memories in this breathtaking region.
Experience the thrill of rope-based adventure activities, including the Burma Bridge, Zipline, Commando Net, and River Crossing, at various campsites along the route. Immerse yourself in the beauty of daily hikes between camps as you progress towards the ultimate destination – the stunning “Kareri Lake”. Nestled on the southern spur of the Dhauladhar range, this shallow high-elevation freshwater lake awaits, promising a rewarding finale to your trekking odyssey.

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Group discount for a group of 8 or more students: Rs. 2,000/- per person
(Participants must register themselves as a group at the time of booking)


Know Before You Book: What to Expect

Before you hit that 'Book Now' button, here's a quick rundown to make sure it's the right fit:

  • This is an adventure and trekking camp, offering an authentic experience beyond luxury tours.
  • The cost mentioned excludes airfare, which you'll pay separately.
  • This trip demands a moderate level of fitness, with daily walks and treks.
  • This Trip involves Overnight travel to reach the destination.
  • This isn't your typical sightseeing tour.
  • Stay is in Basic Tents / Dormitories; it's a back-to-basics experience.
  • The facilities are intentionally basic, aligning with the simplicity of a camping experience rather than a hotel or resort.
  • The focus of the camp is on adventure activities, enjoying nature, and experiencing the thrill of camping in the snow.
7 Nights 8 Days 17 Mar, 14 Apr, 23 Apr, and more
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Highlights
  • ​Pune to Pune escorted trip.
  • Perfect destination to beat the heat with friends. 
  • Stay in Tents at some picturesque locations.
  • Visit a local village during the short acclimatisation trek.
  • Epic snowball fights
  • Trek through classic Himalayan pine, fir, cedar and oak forests.
  • A journey of exploration through the enchanting forests and meadows that grace the campsites with the backdrop of Dhauladhar Range.
  • Adventure Activities - Zipline, Burma Bridge, Commando Net and River Crossing. 
  • Trek up to one the pristine freshwater lakes in Himalayas - "Kareri Lake".
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.
Itinerary

DAY 01: Fly to Delhi, Proceed to Dharamshala. 
Flight to Delhi. Proceed to Dharamshala. Overnight journey by AC Volvo coach. 
Dinner en route. 
(Meals : Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner) 

DAY 02: Dharamshala - Base Camp near Village Salli (6070 ft)
Reach Dharamshala and proceed to the Base camp near Village Salli by a Local coach. (45 minute drive from Dharamshala)
Post breakfast, introduction of activities, orientation session to get acquainted with the beautiful landscapes of the mesmerizing Himalayan foothills and go for an acclimatization walk to one of the local villages near the base camp which will also help in adjusting to the climate and the surroundings. Post lunch, indulge in a session of various adventure activities like Burma Bridge, Ziplining and Commando Net. The day concludes with dinner and overnight stay at the base camp.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

DAY 03: Trek To Camp 1 at Handi Forest (7874 ft) (3 hrs) 
Early morning wake-up call, followed by a round of warm-up exercises which are necessary to prepare the body for the day’s activities. Gear up for a healthy and nutritious breakfast. Enjoy an easy-paced trek to the Handi Forest. Upon reaching the campground, enjoy a refreshing drink. Post lunch orientation of the campsite, followed by tent allocation. Explore the beautiful forest and indulge in the adventure activity of River Crossing. Overnight stay at camp.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner) 

DAY 04: Trek To Rehla Camp 2 (9843 ft) (4 hrs) 
Post breakfast, hike to Camp 2 at Rehla. Arrive at the campsite by lunch time. Rehla camp offers one of the most spectacular views of the Dhauladhar Himalayan range. A refreshing drink will be served, to replenish your energy and rejuvenate your senses, providing a delightful break during your experience. Post lunch orientation of the campsite, followed by tent allocation. Evening to explore the beautiful forest in the serene surroundings.  
Overnight stay at camp.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner) 

DAY 05: Trek to Kareri Lake (9626 ft) (6 to 7 hrs)
Post breakfast, leave for a trek to Kareri Lake. Kareri is a beautiful lake located at an altitude of 9626 ft, with spectacular views of the Dhauladhar snow mountains from the top. 
Return to Rehla Camp by evening. Overnight stay at Rehla Camp.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

DAY 06: Descend To Base Camp Via Handi Forest Camp (4 hrs)
Post breakfast, trek down to the base camp near Salli Village, via the mesmerizing Handi Forest. Arrive by lunchtime, followed by settling in the tents. Overnight stay at base camp.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

DAY 07: Explore Dharamshala.
Wake-up call followed by breakfast. Post breakfast, get ready for the camp closing ceremony. Later, proceed to Dharamshala for local sightseeing like the Cricket stadium, Norbulingka Institute, and War Memorial. This will be followed by some free time for shopping. After exploring Dharamshala town, leave for Delhi by AC Volvo coach. Overnight journey to Delhi. 
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

DAY 08: Arrival at Delhi - Return journey by flight
Early morning arrival in Delhi and transfer to Delhi airport after some local sightseeing. Return journey by flight.
(Meals : Breakfast and Lunch)

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • ​Delhi - Dharamshala - Delhi travel by AC coach.
  • Food charges for the entire duration of camp.
  • (except anything bought at the airport by the campers)
  • Accommodation in tents at base camp and at all other campsites on a multiple-sharing basis.
  • (Separate tents for boys and girls).
  • Charges for all the adventure activities mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Sightseeing at Dharamshala.
  • Services of Foliage Outdoors trained camp leader(s) equipped with First aid and knowledge of the region.
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Charges for air travel up to and from Delhi.
  • Mineral water bottle / cold drinks / beverages during journey or at the campsite.
  • Personal expenditure of any kind (Porterage, Telephone, Laundry, Room service, etc if applicable).
  • Medical Expenses if any / if incurred.
  • Optional / Add on / Extra activity charges.
  • Expenses that are incurred due to reasons beyond the control of the organisers.
  • Any other charges not mentioned in “Charges Include”.
  • Goods and Services Tax as applicable.
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    Adventure - Students
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    Students (14 to 18 yrs)
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