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Bharmaur- Kugti- Udaipur- Manali trek is a trek from Bharmour in Himachal Pradesh, India.

Bharmaur- Kugti- Udaipur- Manali trek is a trek from Bharmour in Himachal Pradesh, India.

Important Information about the Trek

Tour Route: Bharmour – Kugti – Kugti Pass – Jovrung – Udaipur – Keylong Rohtang – Manali.
Duration: 6 Nights/7 Days (Altitude – 16700 Feet)
Trek: Difficult.
Maximum Height: 5040 Mtrs.
Requirements: Experience in difficult Trekking essential.

• Kugti Pass is the highest altitude pass in the Pir- Panjal range.
• This is an interesting and adventurous trek of 5-6 days.
• The tracker can view the beauty of Pir- Panjal range.
• The trek provides a rare occasion to see and study the customs and rituals of the local people named as Gaddi (shepherd).

2. Bharmour
• Bharmour is also popular because of its proximity with Manimahesh Lake.
• Manimahesh Kailash and Chaurasi (84) are ancient temples.
• They are reflecting the glorious past of this hidden town.
• Bharmour is also known as the Abode of Shiva.
• There are numerous temple dedicated to Lord Shiva in and nearby regions.
• The whole region around Bharmour is considered to be under the control of Lord Shiva.
• It is hence also known as the Shiva Bhumi.
• This place is an aesthetic and scenic beauty.
• Visit 84 Chaurasi ancient Temples for evening Aarti.

General Itinerary of the Trek

• Day-1 Bharmaur (2130 M) – Hadsar (2320 M) 13 kms by Jeep, Hadsar – Manimahesh and back 13 kms trek.
• Day-2 Hadsar – Kugti village (2590M) 12 kms.
• Day-3 Kugti village – Kuddi Got (4000M) 12 kms.
• Day-4 Kuddi Got – Khardu (3540M) over Kugti Pass (5040M) 10 kms.
• Day-5 Khardu – Shansha village via Raape village 12 kms, Shansha – Udaipur by jeep.
• Day-6 At Udaipur visit to Trilok Nath temple and Mrikula Devi temple.
• Day-7 Udaipur – Manali via Rohtang Pass (3979 M) by jeep.

• Boarding
• Lodging
• Transport
• Porterage
• Equipment

Other Treks of Himachal

• Baralacha-Chandratal Trek
• Bhabha Pass Trek
• Bir Bhangal Trek
• Darcha Lamayuru Trek
• Darcha Padum Trek
• Deo Tibba Expedition
• Friendship Peak Expedition
• Hampta Pass
• Indrahar Pass
• Chander Trail, Kullu Valley Trek (Duration – 6 Days).
• Malan History Trek, Kullu Valley Trek (Duration – 7 Days).
• Hamta Trek, Kullu Valley Trek (Duration – 5 Days).
• History Trek, Malana – Kullu Valley Trek (Duration – 6 Days).
• Barot – Dansar Lake – Chhota Bhangal Trek (Duration – 5 Days).
• Bajinath – Holi – Jalsu Pass Trek (Duration – 7 Days).
• Indrahar – Minkiani Pass Circuit Trek (Duration – 10 Days).
• Baijnath – Bara Bhangal – Dalhousie Trek (Duration – 11 Days).
• Pongdam – Dadasiba – Dehra Gopipur Trek (Duration – 4 Days).
• Bankhandi – Chohal – Manguwal Trek (Duration – 6 Days).
• Cannabis Sativa Trek (Duration – 8 Days).
• Blue Poppy Trek (Duration – 10 Days).
• Fairy Tale Trek (Duration – 8 Days).
• Mulkila Peak (6517 mts) Trek (Duration – Three to Four Weeks).
• Kullu Pumori Peak (6553 mts) Trek (Duration – Three to Four Weeks).
• Reo Purgyil Peak (6816 mts) Trek (Duration – Two to Three Weeks).
• Deo Tibba Peak (6001 mts) Trek (Duration – Two to Three Weeks).
• Hanuman Tibba Peak (5892 mts) Trek (Duration – Two to Three Weeks).

Best time to visit / climate

• The best time of the Season for this trek is from June – October.
• The climate in Manali is predominantly cold during winters, and moderately cool during summers.
• The temperatures range from 4 °C (39 °F) to 30 °C (86 °F) over the year.
• The average temperature during summer is between 14 °C (57 °F) and 20 °C (68 °F), and between ?7 °C (19 °F) and 10 °C(50 °F) in the winter.
• Monthly precipitation varies between 31 mm (1.2 in) in November to 217 mm (8.5 in) in July.
• In average, some 45 mm (1.8 in) of precipitation is received during winter and spring months.
• The average total annual precipitation is 1,363 mm (53.7 in).
• Snowfall in the region, takes place in the month of December.

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How to get there?

1. By Air
• The nearest airport (IATA code KUU) is at Bhuntar town.
• It is situated on NH21 about 50 km (31 mi) south of Manali and 10 km (6.2 mi) south of Kullu town.
• The airport is also known as Kullu-Manali airport and has more than a kilometre long runway.
• Indian Airlines and some private airlines have regular flights to the airport.
• Chandigarh airport is the nearest large airport.

2. By Road
• Manali can be reached from Delhi by national highway NH 1 up to Chandigarh.
• From there by national highway NH21 that passes through Bilaspur, Sundernagar, Mandi and Kullu towns.
• The road distance from Delhi to Chandigarh is 248 km and from Chandigarh to Manali is 273 km.
• The total distance from Delhi to Manali thus is 521 km (324 mi).

3. By Rail
• Manali is not easily approachable by rail.
• The nearest broad gauge railheads are at Chandigarh (275 km (171 mi)), Pathankot (325 km (202 mi)) and Kalka (310 km (193 mi)).
• The nearest narrow gauge railhead is at Joginder Nagar (135 kilometres (84 mi)).

Some travel books from Amazon about Bharmaur- Kugti- Udaipur- Manali Trek

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: India Lonely Planet Indian Himalaya Lonely Planet Trekking in the Indian Himalaya

Places to stay (hotels / restaurants along with website / contact numbers)

Hotels at tripadvisor.in
Hotels at birresorthotel.com
Hotels at holidayiq.com
Hotels at wikitravel.org

Blogs / Sites about Bharmaur Kugti Udaipur Manali Trek

Blogs and reviews at adventurehimalaya.org
Blogs at himachaltourism.gov.in
Blogs and reviews at bharmourtreks.com

Images and photos of Bharmaur Kugti Udaipur Manali Trek

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