Millennial Trek Venture - Solang Valley & Patalshu (Manali)
This program is a moderate grade, specially designed for the millennial youth. A short 3-day hike at an altitude of 4220 meters with a breathtaking view of these mighty, gorgeous Himalayan mountain ranges brings for the youth an experience to cherish for the lifetime. This is ideal for everyone who dreams of visiting Himachal and camping under the stars atop the mountains with friends by their side and a brilliant campfire warming our hearts. This program is a perfect blend of adventure, thrill and fun!
Explore and enjoy Himalayan beauty while experiencing various thrilling adventure sports.
Price:24,500/- Per Person (Ex-Delhi)
Age: 15 to 21 Years
Date:01 Apr to 09 Apr
For safety and reliability reasons we travel Delhi to Manali by HRTC AC Buses.
We use quality equipment like Cliff Climber Tents and Cliff Climber Sleeping Bags
Participants to Instructor Ratio during the program are 4:1. During Journey 8:1
The medical facility is available at all the time with the head guide including Oxygen Cylinder, Ox meter, First aid kit, Stretcher facility and Survival Blanket.
Food: Menu will be Indian style comprising breakfast, extra supplement (fruits or energy drink), lunch, snacks, soup, and dinner and bourn vita. The diet is completely vegetarian and is nutritious.
Guides: The guides hired are certified from mountaineering institutes and are quite experienced. All the members are trained in BLS (Basic Life Support Training). The ratio of guides to kids will be 1:7.
Small group size enabling personal bonding and vigilance
The practice of Experiential Methodology, thus creating a Safe Environment for the child to participate and express freely
NO COMPETITION throughout the camp, ensuring the kids feel welcome, and do not feel pressurized emotionally or socially
Participants are actively involved in the decision making and day planning during the camp stays, thus enabling them to take charge of their program, and helping them cope with the consequences of their choice
Completely fun and exploration-based camps, whilst giving the participants enough time to bond with fellow participants and enjoy FREE PLAY!
Act & Sight: Snow Trekking, Rappelling, Base Making, Knot Practices, Trekking, Rafting, Paragliding, Zorbing, Campfire, River Crossing, ATV Ride, Rope Way, Visit to Hidimba Temple, Visit to Vashishtha Kund
Travel: Flight / Train (3 Tiers), Delhi to Manali: AC Vehicle,
Cost Include Day 1 Dinner to Day 9 Breakfast, Road Journey by AC Volvo Bus from Delhi to Manali, Stay, Meal, Trekking, Climbing, Rappelling, River Crossing, Entry Charges
Cost Doesn't Include: Flight & Train Charges from Mumbai to Delhi & return, Day 1 Lunch, Day 8 Lunch at Manali Town, Adventure Sports at Solang like Zorbing, Para Gliding, Rope Way, ATV Ride, Rafting, Manali local sight was seen, Rafting and Any Personal Expenses
Other Charges (Approx)
Zorbing - Rs. 400 to 500/- Para Gliding - Rs. 3200/- Rope Way - Rs. 650/- ATV Ride - Rs. 400-500/- Rafting - Rs. 1000/-
What to Bring!
Pair of Clothes (6-7 T-Shirts & 2 Full Jeans + 2 Full Track Pants), 1 Haversack Bag & 1 Small Shoulder Bag, Thermal/Winter Jacket, Safety Pins, Water Bottle, Handkerchiefs, 2 Night Suit, Sport Shoes & Floater/ Slippers, Toiletry Pouch, Towel, Cap, Sun Screen Lotion,Odomos Mosquito Cream, Cold Cream, Lip Balm, Dairy Pen, 4 Extra Pair of Socks, Torch with new Batteries, Sunglasses, Swimming Costume (Nylon T-Shirt & Shorts (for Boys) & Nylon tights with Nylon Round Neck T-Shirts (for Girls)), Full Sleeves Jacket, Hand Gloves, Lunch Box, Spoon, Mug, Electoral Powder and Camphor
Gather and meet Team KSHITIJ at Mumbai Central at 4:40 pm. Depart by August Kranti Rajdhani Exp at 5:40 pm. (Train ticket charges are not included in the package. Kshitij will charge it on actual and will try to book a ticket in the same or nearby coach. Kshitij faculties will be travelling by participants on the same train.)
Day 1 (If travelling by flight)
Report at Mumbai Airport as per the schedule is given at the time of registration. (Flight ticket charges are not included in program charges. Parents would have to book flight tickets on their own in-flight number provided by Kshitij. Kshitij faculty will be travelling with participants on the same flight.)
People travelling by train/flight will reach Delhi in the afternoon; take a small lunch break at Gujarat Samaj in Delhi and then onward travel by Bus to Manali.
Reach Manali and take an hour ride to reach the famous Solang Valley. Pre-lunch trek to Ajani Meade Temple. Overnight stay in tents at Solang village.
Our Eco Trekkers will be woken to the sight of green, towering Sierras of the Kullu District. We will arrive at our destination in the early hours of the day. They will detrain the Bus at the Manali Junction and will head towards famous Solang village with a jeep ride.
We will then go-ahead with breakfast, followed by the tent allocation. An orientation will be given to the group of Eco trekkers giving them a detailed insight on the proceedings of the next five days in the wilderness of the bountiful Himalayas.
Pre-lunch acclimatization walks to Ajani Mahadev (Duration 2 hours).
Post lunch participants can enjoy sports at Solang Valley. Overnight stay in tents.
Trek from Solang to Shagadugh. Overnight stay in tents at Shagadugh.
We will start the trek from Solang to Shagadugh. The trek has a moderate ascend and goes through some dense forest of Pine and Oak trees. The dense forest then leads to an open large meadow which is known as Shagadugh. Overnight stay in tents at Shagadugh.
Trek to Patalsu peak (13,451 feet). Descend to Shagadugh camp.
We will start the day early from Shagadugh for Patalsu peak. The trek has a steep ascend for the peak. The panoramic views of the Shitidhar, Friendship and Manali peaks from the peak are quite mesmerizing. We will then start our descend to Shagadugh camp. Overnight stay in tents at Shagadugh.
Descend to Solang Valley. Overnight stay at Solang.
Post breakfast we will start the descend for Solang Valley from Shagadugh camp. Overnight stay at Solang village.
Manali Sightseeing and ride to Rumsu base camp.
Jeep ride from Solang valley to Manali. Participants can explore the famous Mall Road, shop souvenirs and explore the temple. By 5 PM we will start with a jeep ride to Rumsu base camp.
After morning breakfast, we will go ahead with a brief lecture on rope and knots. Post breakfast we will practice a session of Rock Climbing on the natural rock wall. Post lunch Rappelling.
Overnight stay at Rumsu base camp.
Drive to Kullu (Kais Gompa) and departure from Kullu.
Today starts very relaxed in comparison to the previous four days early rising, followed by breakfast and Departure from the base camp toward Kullu via Kais Monastery. The Dhakpo Shedrupling Monastery was inaugurated by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in the month of May 2005, giving one an insight of the Buddhist culture. Following the visit to the Gompa, the Eco Trekkers will depart from the Manali Bus stand complex, bidding goodbye to the abode of snow, Himachal Pradesh. Dinner will be served during the journey, at the dinner stop.
Arrive Delhi early morning and take flight from Delhi post 11 am. Arrive Mumbai Airport. (Flight ticket charges are not included in package. Parents would have to book it on their own. Before flight booking kindly get in touch with Kshitij to confirm flight number and time. Kshitij Faculty will be traveling with kids in the same flight)
Group Discounts -
5 or 5 & Above children: 300/-
10 or 10 & above children: 500/-
Camp Cost may be subject to change in case of any change in government taxes or changes in fuel rates
Rates may change based on flight rates
We will provide one facilitator from Kshitij Team for a flight journey