Located on the banks of River Parvati in the Parvati Valley, Kasol is a striking tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh. It is like a mini Israel, with numerous Israeli tourists and Hebrew cafes all around. Kasol is also known as ‘Little Amsterdam’ as it is flanked by hippies from everywhere.
Explore the magical beauty of Himachal Pradesh as you visit Chalal and Tosh. Located at around 5366 feet above sea-level, the tiny village of Chalal is popularly known as the ‘Trance and Psychedelic Party’ village. It is accessible by foot from Kasol and presents you with awe-inspiring scenic views. You can sit on the rocks by the river and immerse yourself in its gushing sounds. It is an idyllic location to unwind as well as a place to party hard in the hip music festivals. The snow-clad dreamland of Tosh is another spectacular discovery of Himachal Pradesh. Situated on one end of the Parvati Valley, Tosh not only offers stunning views but also an adventurous uphill trek for backpackers. Find yourself meditating in the serene atmosphere of the village and strolling in the green pastures and apple fields. These enriching villages of Himachal Pradesh will leave you mesmerized and make you want to keep coming back!
Join us on a 3-day adventurous Kasol to Chalal Trek, which covers the major sights of Chalal, Tosh, and Kasol. Starting from Kasol, you will explore this Little Amsterdam and head to Chalal to bask in its scenic beauty. Then enjoy an exhilarating trek to Tosh as you treat your eyes to the stunning scenery around you. Spend a fun-filled time at the waterfall in Tosh before you return to Kasol to end your trip. If you are an adventure buff and want to experience the best of Himachal Pradesh, you must book this package to have the best time of your life!
Day 1: Kasol - Chalal
On reaching Kasol, take a breath of fresh air amidst views of picturesque hills and head to the campsite. Relax in the green space by the Parvati River and enjoy a filling breakfast before you start your Chalal Trek from Kasol. En route to Chalal, explore the ‘Little Amsterdam’, the lanes of Kasol lined with vibrant souvenir shops and Israeli cafes. A two-hour walk will take you to the small, enticing village of Chalal which is a popular hub for Trance and crazy parties held deep in the forest. Cradled in the conifer dense forest, the village gives you much scenic beauty to admire, right beside the wildly flowing Parvati River. After spending a wonderful day in Chalal, get back to your campsite in the evening. Enjoy dancing around the bonfire, as you have a scrumptious dinner.
Day 2: Kasol - Tosh
Wake up to a lovely sunrise and feel the warmth of nature around you. Freshen up and get ready for an enthralling trek to Tosh, situated at a height of 7,874 feet! It lies at the heart of the Parvati Hydel Project, surrounded by mighty mountains. The valley’s last village, Tosh is said to have been blessed by Lord Shiva. So much so that the village priest claims to have had visions of the lord and Parvati during snowfall! Start off with an hour’s drive from Kasol to the Tosh parking stand and gear up for an amazing trekking experience. Embark on your trek to Tosh along the most picturesque routes that have many gradual inclines and declines. At the waterfall, sit back and relax to your heart’s content as you listen to the soothing sounds of the gushing water. Let the night be filled with fun and laughter in the wilderness. Make sure you do not litter in the natural surroundings of the village and also respect the culture of the locals.
Day 3: Tosh - Kasol
On the last day of your trek, fill yourself with the breathtaking views of sunrise and get ready to head to Kasol. Enjoy beautiful scenery on your way back to Kasol and then, bid farewell to the enchanting land with a promise to meet again!
Maximum altitude: 7874 feet
Departure : Any day of the week . Minimum 2 persons required to run the trek.
Best Season : Throughout the year except monsoons.
1. Accommodation in dome tents
2. Breakfast and dinner
3. Local transport Kasol – Tosh – Kasol
4. All permits and entry fees
5. Trek equipment like sleeping bag, mattress, kitchen & dining tent, crampon, utensils and tent