Manali to Bhrigu Lake Itinerary
Upon arrival at the Manali Bus Stand, meet our tour representative who will help you with guided transfer to Gulaba. An amazing road trip to your desired destination which lies 18 km away will offer you memories to be cherished forever. A pictorial village, Gulaba is nestled on the way to the popular Rohtang Pass. Owing to the natural landscape, the small village lures tourists in large numbers. The timeless beauty along with the awe-inspiring environs, make the sojourn an unforgettable event.
The place is absolutely perfect to spend the first day on this trek. Walk a bit from the drop off point to reach the campsite. On reaching, complete the check-in formalities and spend rest of the day leisurely. Soak-in the natural beauty, warm up for the arduous trek or simply relax in your camp.
Overnight stay in the camp.
On day 2 of your Bhrigu Lake Trek tour, get ready to be mesmerized by a number of surprises. Brace yourself as the trekking trail starts with a steep ascent. The soothing views of the cedar, brown oak and birch trees along with the meadows will take away your weariness. En route, you will be beguiled with a wonderful view of the imposing Mount Hanuman Tibba.
Don't forget to spot the Seven Sister peaks that are nestled in the Beas Kund Valley. After a little under 4 hours of hike, you will reach Kolang Nullah. The challenge of the day is to cross the Nullah using the makeshift wooden bridge you would find.
You will reach Rola Kholi soon after 4-5 hours of trekking. Nestled at the base of Bhrigu Lake, the Rola Kholi is a beautiful grazing ground. Used mainly by the local shepherds, the place is also an ideal camping site.
Enjoy an overnight stay in the camp.
Get up early in the morning as day 3 offers lots of distance to be covered. Today will be the longest day of the trek. It will take around 5-6 hours to reach your desired destination the Bhrigu perched at a height of 1,348 ft.
Full of steep ascents, rocky trail and descends, the route to Bhrigu Lake will keep your spirits high at all the times. Tucked beautifully between two high-altitude ridges, Bhrigu Lake casts a spell. Usually covered with snow, the first ridge changes colors as the snow melts. Savor the views of the oval glacial lake and the nearby surroundings adorned with alpine flowers or snow. The ethereal charm of the Pir Panjal Range, Indrasen, Dhauladhar Range, Hanuman Tibba and Deo Tibba in front of you will render you speechless.
After enjoying at the lake for some time, head towards the Pandu Ropa, an enchanting green high glade. Start descending towards the Vashisht Valley. Travers a ridge called the Vashisht Theli and make your way towards your desired destination.
A night stay is planned at Pandu Ropa.
Day 4 is the last day of your trekking tour. Follow the trail that comes down through the forest ridge of Pandu Ropa. Reach the Vashisht village and get ready for a rejuvenating experience. A popular hamlet in the Himachal Pradesh, the Vashisht village was once the residence of the Vashisht clan.
Home to natural hot springs, the village makes you forget about the hectic city life. Bathing in the hot springs relaxes your body, mind and soul. An old temple dedicated to Sage Vashist also adorns the place. Healing waters of the spring refresh you from within.
Once done with exploring the state, you can choose to proceed to Manali for an overnight stay at the hotel. Or else you can proceed for your onward journey.