The Pin Parvati Pass Trek traverses the northern edge of the isolated Parvati Valley, past the Mantalai Lake, the origin of the Parvati River. From Khir Ganga, the trekking trail climbs all the way to the 5319 m high. Pin Parvati Pass that connects the lush Parvati valley on the Kullu side to the stark Pin valley on the Spiti side. The landscape changes abruptly as you cross the pass. The greenery of the mountain on the ascending side is a sharp contrast to the barren, rugged scenery that greets you as you descend.
Region: - Himachal Pradesh
Duration: - 11 days
Grade: - Difficult
Maximum Altitude: - 17,500ft
Approx Trekking km:-110km
If you are wondering for trekking in Manali, then trekking in Himalaya at an altitude of 5319 meter high at Pin Parvati Pass is a great trek for seasoned trekkers. The best season to pin valley trek is in the month of July to September. The most beautiful region during the trek is the Pin Parvati valley of Spiti. The amazing trek tour begins via crossing over the flourishing green Parvati valley and beautiful Landscape in Kullu, which falls in the range of great Himalaya into the Spiti valley. The heavy snowfall gives an alpine feeling and experience to remember for life time.
The stunning dazzle view of The Pin Parvati Pass is full of adventure and thrills. It is a risky and difficult pass because of high altitude, lengthy crossing area away from surroundings and heavy snow fall for almost whole year. The name Pin Parvari Pass is derived after the linking of Parvati valley in Kullu and Pin valley in Spiti.
Pin valley trek is an altimate stunning trek with spectacular sceneries and views of 11 days long. The trek begins with Kullu and straight away driving to Barsheni Village. On the way while travelling trekkers enjoy the experience of thick alpine forest, wild flowers, lakes, wide glaciers crest, lush greenery, grazing land and North planetary landscape. The pin valley builds an incredible hue with the sunrise. Continuing the travelling to holy place of Hindu Khir Ganga gives a change to take a deep bath in hot spring water tank. This place is devoted to Lord Shiva. The tour is followed by Tunda Bhuz were camping is made at lush green areas surrounded by number of Birch trees. Travelling at the distance of 5 hours when trekkers reach to Thakurkuan enjoy the visit to “Wild life sanctuary Kanawar”. Beautiful Himalayan flowers, irregular rocky bridges gives an appealing view when trekkers get ahead of from Parvati side Base camp above Pin Parvati pass at a height of 17500ft after travelling for 8 hours. Climbing at upper higher altitude increases the difficulty level of trekking as snow falls and rainfalls makes the area slippery. So, the advisors suggest to take extra precaution for a save trek while trekking from pin valley side camp to Wichkurung Thatch. Mud is the largest pin valley which comes while trekking in Mnali. The trek ends with beautiful picturesque, inhabited villages while driving from Kaza to Manali for 9 hours. The overnight can be stayed in Manali and travelers depart from Delhi to their desired places.
This trek offers a brilliant view of staying in western Himalayan region at Himachal Pradesh. Walking along the mountains, downhill crossing, snowfield areas, unusual natural rocky bridges, Himalayan brown bears and wild small colorful flowers builds an ever unforgettable flash.
How to Reach
Bhuntar, which is 52 km away from Manali, is the nearest airport
Manali is city, which is well connected to Delhi.
1. Accommodation. (Guest house, Home stay, Camping).
2. Meals while on trek (Veg.).
3. Transport till road head and return. (Kullu to Barsheni and return to Manali).
4. Trek equipment's. Sleeping bag, tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, mattress, and crampon.
5. One night accommodation in Kaza on Day 10 (As per itinerary) twin/triple sharing.
6. Qualified & experienced trek Leader, Guide and Support staff.
7. First aid medical kits, stretcher and oxygen cylinder.
8. Entry Permits
1. Any kind of personal expenses.
2. Porter to carry personal luggage.
4. Hotel accommodation in Manali.
5. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head.
Paying the Trek / Adventure activity fee:
The fee can be paid by online transfer/check deposit/ demand draft. Instruction for payment will be forwarded along with your confirmation email.
When your transfer is done, please e-mail us a confirmation mail with your transfer details, so that we can follow up your reservation efficiently.
When to book:
It is wise to make your booking at least two months in advance. However, if you want a good deal on your domestic/international flight, we recommend organising your trip at least five months in advance. (Please contact us if you require a late booking)
In the event of cancellation of trek/adventure activity services due to any avoidable / unavoidable reasons we must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive advice in writing,