Escape to the magical Tirthan valley in the Himalayas and stay amidst nature in Himachal Pradesh. Tirthan Valley is one of the less visited places which make it more beautiful and peaceful. Plan a weekend getaway to Tirthan Valley and explore the Great Himalayan National Park which is also a UNESCO world heritage site. The Valley draws its name from the Tirthan River, which originates from the glaciers in the Himalayas. The pristine river will surely take your breath away. It is a virtual paradise for anglers due to high number of Trout fish.
Besides offering the spectacular vistas, the valley is one of the best bird watching destinations in Himachal Pradesh! The best part about the valley is its location, as it lies on the river bank which makes the experience blissful. The lush valley and the scenic landscapes will help you unwind and offer you the ultimate chance to breathe in the fresh mountain air. Take long nature walks, wander off in the woods by the river covered with fog, and get lost in the charm of Tirthan Valley, it has all that it takes be a perfect weekend getaway!
What is more special about this weekend getaway is that with this trip we strive to work with the locals in order to understand their culture, lifestyle and the problems they face due to climate change and an increase in tourist activity. Additionally we are looking at making this trip a responsible one with respect to the ecosystem, thus encouraging responsible tourism.
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Day 01: Tirthan Valley
We will pick you up from Aut in the morning which is the next bus station after Mandi, and drive to Jibhi/Gushaini Tirthan Valley. Your stay will be arranged at a cozy and comfortable home stay amidst nature. Take some rest and have your breakfast. Post breakfast we will leave for a biodiversity familiarization walk which will make us aware about ecotourism and how we can help and conserve the environment as much as possible. Enjoy your lunch by the river and take rest for the day. Enjoy the warmth of bonfire in the chilly evening of Tirthan Valley.
Day 02: Jalori Pass and Serolsar Lake
Wake up to a mesmerising Himalayan sunrise and indulge in yoga and healing session. After breakfast, we will drive you to Jalori Pass. We will trek around the Jalori Pass to get the views of majestic Pir Panjal Range and then we will trek 5 kms to Serolsar lake from the Pass. Spend some time with the nature and have your packed lunch. We will return to the home stay by evening.
Day 03: After Sunrise Departure
Wake up early morning today and after breakfast, get ready to view mesmerizing sunrise at Serolsar Lake. Afterwards, you will begin the trek to Jalori Pass, where you will also take a break to eat lunch. Admire the nature at its best and begin the return journey to Tirthan Valley or Aut, passing through Shoja, Jibhi and Banjar. On reaching, you will depart for Delhi.
A minimum of 06 passengers are required to run this departure. We have the right to cancel the departure if min group strength is not met.
Region: Tirthan Valley, Himachal Pradesh
Maximum Altitude: 10500 feet
Must visit in the Himalayas. Best place to relax for the weekend
I went with my friend. We loved the stay option by the river! It was so peaceful and relaxing.
Perfect weekend getaway. Go for it people if you are looking for some peace.