This trek is heaven for photographers, artists, and nature lovers. Perched at 13,700 ft. above sea level Sar Pass, offers the magnificence of a beautiful verdant landscape against a curtain of majestic Himalayan peaks wrapped in snow, wearing a crown of clouds. While trekking across the path from Tila Lotni to Biskeri Ridge, one has to pass by a small, usually frozen lake which means sar in the local language of Himachal. Hence the name, Sar Pass! The trail passes through the thick forest and takes you to a winter wonderland that makes it fascinating.
Day 1-Reach Kasol and trek to Grahan village ( 4-5 hours)
Day 2-Grahan to Mung Thach (11150 FT, 7 Kms Trek)
Day 3-Mung Thach to Nagaru (12470 FT, 8 Kms Trek)
Day 4-Nagaru – Sar Pass (13850 FT) – Biskeri Thach (11000 FT, 14 Kms Trek)
Day 5-Biskeri Thach to Barshaini and drive back to Kasol (8 Kms Trek)
Reach Kasol and trek to Grahan village ( 4-5 hours)
Arrive in Kasol. From Kasol, start your trek to Grahan Village. Today, you will cover a total distance of 8 Km from Kasol to Grahan in 4-5 hours. Trek along the left of the Grahan nalah. This easy trail often used by the locals passes through lovely pine forests in a gentle ascent. The trail eventually becomes rocky and uphill moving away from the river. The forest is rich in Rhododendrons. After a steep climb will we reach the village of Grahan. Have dinner and overnight stay in tents.
Grahan to Mung Thach (11150 FT, 7 Kms Trek)
On this day, begin your trek from Grahan to Mung Thach. You will cover a total of 7kms in 4-5 hours. The trail to Mung Thach is often used by the villagers for their sheep and cattle. The trail is steep and takes you through the woods eventually opening up the beautiful views of Mung Thach, Nagaru and Sar Top. Reach the campsite at Mung Thach, have dinner and overnight stay in tents.
Mung Thach to Nagaru (12470 FT, 8 Kms Trek)
Today we trek to the highest campsite of the Sar Pass Trek, Nagaru. The trek is short but difficult due to the steep trail. Some parts of the trail might be under snow. It should take about 4-6 hours to reach your next campsite. The Nagaru campsite is blessed with beautiful mountains across the Parvati valley but with chilling winds making it very cold. Spend the night in tents.
Duration: 3 hours
Nagaru – Sar Pass (13850 FT) – Biskeri Thach (11000 FT, 14 Kms Trek)
Start early today for the long trek to Biskeri Thach via Sar Pass. The climb is steep through the snow with views of Tosh Valley and the views of Sar Pass Top. The view from the Sar Pass top is thrilling with unparalleled views of the majestic mountains of Parvati Valley. Spend some time here and have your packed lunch. Start your descent to your next campsite Biskeri Thach through some dense Rhododendron trees. After 6-8 hours of trek reach your campsite, have dinner and overnight stay in tents.
Duration: 3 hours
Biskeri Thach to Barshaini and drive back to Kasol (8 Kms Trek)
Today is your last day on the Sar Pass trek. Biskeri Thach gives you splendid views of pine forests, grasslands, and the majestic Himalayas. The trail is downhill through dense pine forests. The descent is easy towards Pulga and across Parvati River to reach the village of Barshaini. Our team will be waiting at Barshaini to take you to Kasol. Expect to reach Kasol by late afternoon. So, plan your departure from Kasol accordingly.
Duration: 3 hours
- All breakfasts, lunches and dinners from Dhaula to Sangla (VEG).
- All accommodation from Dhaula to Sangla.
- All campaign equipments Medical Kit.
- Professional Trek Leaders (Experienced Guide/Staff) All forests permits
- Travel insurance and other emergencies.
- All Meals from Kathgodam-Lohajung & Lohajung-Kathgodam
- Mules (A Hybrid Animal) to carry personal luggage Single room accommodations
- Hard Drinks (This also includes undistilled fermented beverages)
- Photography accessories like cameras etc.
Terms & Conditions
Prices are "from", per person, based on 2 adults and 2 children (under the age of 12) sharing, and include all taxes. Day touring as per the itinerary.