Rani Sui Lake – 3990 Mts.
Duration : 05 Days
Season : Mid June to October
Region : Kullu- Manali
Grade : Moderate
Maximum Altitude : 3990 Mts.
The trek starts from the ancient Hadimba temple, Manali and further Leads to Rani Sui Lake which is located in lush green meadows and from the heights one enjoys the changing colours and hues of the cultivated multicolored fields below the valley and majestic view of snow clad peaks.
Rani Sui Lake Trek Gallery
Day 01: NAGGAR/MANALI (2050 Mts.)
Arrive at Trek India Outdoors base camp, Naggar 20 Kms short of Manali. Acclimatization and preparation for the trek.
Day 02: NAGGAR – MANALI – LAMADUGH (3018 Mts.) 4/5 Hrs
Transfer from Naggar to Manali by cabs/ private bus to the starting point of trek. The trek Start from Hadimba devi temple. The first day of the trek leads through the forests of giant Cedar, Pine and Oak. The trail ascends gently at first, through the Manalsu valley along the Manalsu stream. Extensive views of Kullu valley appear and slowly fade into the distant, as the first campsite in the lush green meadows of Lamadugh is reached after a steep ascent. Beautiful views of the surrounding peaks dominate the scene.
Day 03: LAMADUGH – KHANPARI TIBBA (3990 Mts) – RANI SUI LAKE (3900 Mts.) 5/6 Hrs
The trek is through a steep ridge below the Khanpari Tibba (13100 feet). From this point one can have magnificent glimpse of Manali, situated on the left bank of river Beas, and the whole upper Kullu valley, which appears swathed in the different colors of the season. The lake at Rani Sui is a small mountain tarn with a 360 degree view of the Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar ranges. The campsite is on a beautiful pasture before the lake.
Day 04: RANI SUI – SHANGCHAR (2896 Mts.) 4/5 Hrs
Today it is a steady descent through green meadows over the scenic ridges. The path continues through a steep descent which leads you to Shangchar. Overnight at camp at ShangChar.
Day 05: SHANGCHAR – 17 MILES – MANALI (2050 Mts.) 4/ 5Hrs
Descend down to the road head, from where you will be directly transferred to Manali by cabs. Programme concludes.
Accommodation in spacious and comfortable tents at base camp at Naggar ( 6 – 8 pax in a tent, ground bedding with mattresses, pillows and blankets ). There is a separate block of toilets and washrooms with running hot and cold water for male and female.
Accommodation in Alpine tents ( 4men/6men/8men ) during the trek in higher camps ( separate toilet tent facility is provided ).
Sleeping bags ( Holofill ), Rucksack, Trekking mats.
A variety of wholesome hygienic vegetarian meals.
All activities as per the itinerary.
Transportation/ transfers as per the itinerary.
Services of qualified instructors/ guides, cook, kitchen helper and mules/porters to carry camping equipment if logistics required.
Basic first aid kit .
Transportation to reach base camp and back to your destination. However, arrangements of travelling can be made on request.
Any accidental, emergency, travel or medical Insurance.
Any expenses of a personal nature.
Service tax as applicable.
Beverages or drinks of any sort, including soft drinks or bottled / mineral water.
Any charges to visit monument/ heritage buildings and photography or camera charges.
Any transportation charges or transfers which are not mentioned in the itinerary.
Any charges for a manual or helicopter evacuation, hospitalisation in case of a medical emergency or the like.
Any additional activities which are not mentioned in the itinerary.
The Personal porterage / horses for carrying of individual kit or baggage.
RECOMMENDED TO BRING THE FOLLOWING:
1. Valid identity card/s
2. Trekking shoes
3. Cotton pants/trek pants
4. Cotton shirts
5. Woollen pullover
7. Woollen cap
8. Sun Cap/Hat
9. Waterproof gloves (other than blue color)
10. Cotton and woollen socks
11. Light rain coat or plastic sheet
12. Vaseline/cold cream
13. Walking Stick (optional)
14. Flip-flop (chappals)
15. Light towel
16. Lunch box
17. Water Bottle
19. Sun block cream
20. Needle with thread
22. A notebook
23. Ball point pen
24. Personal medical kit
25. Headlamp/torch with cells
PAYMENT & CANCELLATION POLICIES
(Cancellation request will only be accepted by email)
In case request for cancellation is received before 30 clear days or more in advance before the scheduled date of reporting, 80% of the advance taken will be refunded.
If the request for cancellation is received between 15 to 29 days, 50% of advance taken will be refunded.
No refund will be given, if the cancellation intimation is received less than 15 days before the reporting date.
PARTICIPANTS PLEASE NOTE
The Programme schedule can be changed due to unforeseen circumstances. In case of any illness during the expedition, the expenses for medical treatment, travel and porter etc. are to be borne by the concerned individual. Alcohol consumption is strictly prohibited during the camp. Trek India Outdoors cannot be held responsible for any accident, illness or any unexpected events during the expedition. Primary medical facilities will be available wherever, possible. Participants will be presented with certificates only on successful completion of the expedition. During the expedition the decision of the Camp Director will be final and binding.
***Those who are on special medication should bring their own necessary medicines. People having Asthma, Blood Pressure, Heart Problems or any high altitude ailments are advised not to participate.
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