Region : Himachal Pradesh
Duration : 2 Days
Grade : Easy
Max Altitude : 8,900 Ft. (2,730 metres)
Trekking Distance : 14 Km
Prashar Lake (2,730 metres) is a blue-water lake surrounded by the Dhauladhar mountain ranges in the famous Kullu Valley. Prashar Lake is a hidden destination in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh. Prashar Lake gots its name after the Rishi Parashar who is believed to have meditated here. There is also a temple dedicated to the Prashar Rishi next to the lake.
The Prashar Lake Trek is one of famous weekend treks near Delhi NCR. In winters, the lake gets converted into the frozen Lake. Prashar Lake Trek is one of the best winter treks in the Himalayas.
The easy trail passes through a beautiful forest and several streams. Since the trail goes through the typically Himalayan villages, one can witness the local culture and traditions of Himachal. The trek also offers panoramic view of the Dhauladhar, Pir Panjal and Kinnaur mountain ranges of the Great Himalayas.
Day 1 Mandi to Prashar Lake (26 km Drive + 7 km Trek / 6 hours)
Report at Mandi Bus Station at morning. You’ll meet Nirvana Trip representative there and thereafter begin your short uphill drive of 26 km to Baggi Village.
The journey to Baggi village is very serene and tranquil. Baggi is a scenic village and is also a starting point of the Prashar Lake Trek. After delicious packed lunch, we’ll begin our trek to the Prashar Lake. The easy trail is of 7 KM with ascend and descend and will take 4-5 hrs to reach Prashar lake.
On reaching lakeside, delicious snacks will be served with hot Tea. In winters, the Prashar lake and its nearby area is carpeted with snow and looks stunningly beautiful. Experience the magical Sunset.
Enjoy the evening with a campfire followed by snacks and dinner. Overnight stay at our Camp/Tents.
Day 2 Prashar Lake to Mandi (7 km Trek + 26 km Drive / 5 hours)
After healthy breakfast, explore the landscapes of the Prashar Lake and nearby surroundings.
According to the Mythology, this lake was formed by Pandavas when they were on their way after Mahabharata with Deity Kamrunag to find best place for their teacher. Dev Kamrunag and Deity loved the isolation of this place and decided to stay here for the rest of their life. Due to which this entire valley is known as Kamru Valley.
Visit the temple dedicated to the Prashar Rishi next to the lake. After spending some time in the nature, we’ll start descending towards Baggi village.
It will take 4 hours to reach Baggi village. Have your packed lunch and drive back to Mandi. We’ll probably reach Mandi by evening. Your adventurous trek and our services will end at Mandi. Board your Bus from Mandi Bus Station to start your onward journey.
- Transport from Mandi
- All meals during the trek
- Accommodation in camp/tents
- Mountaineering guide
- Expenses of personal nature, Airfare, Insurance
- Soft drinks, bottled water, beverages, etc
- Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, etc
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Mandi Baggi Prashar Lake
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