(562 kms) Departure from Delhi in a Deluxe Coach in the evening.
Arrive Manali and transfer to the Solang Nalla base camp. After lunch, trek to Patalsu for an acclimatization walk. Evening at leisure and overnight.
After Breakfast, transfer to Naggar by Local Bus and trek upto Rumsu (2135mt).
A 4 hours trek leads through tall pines along the side of Chikki Nala. The Pass (3660 mt) gives an extensive panorama all round of the Bara Bangahal, Pir Panjal and Parbati ranges. Descends steeply to Malana Village (2652mt). Until 20 Years ago, entering Malana was prohibited. Even today this locality is a repubic, governed by the local partiament called KORAM. Overnight in tents outside the village near a stream.
An enjoyable stretch, a broad trail meanders N/NE along the Malana Nala, through dense forest and meadow clearings. Overnight in tents.
Gradual trek up to Manikaran along side Parbati river. Visit Manikaran and transfer to Manali by bus.
Free Time for participants to visit Hadimba Devi, Monastery, Mountaineering Institute at Manali. Departure by bus to Delhi by 4pm.
Arrival at Delhi around 8 am.