Day 1 : Arrive in Manali.
Day 2 : Manali to Solang
Duration : 4-5 hours
Today we meet at the old manali bridge to begin our trek. The walk meanders along the left bank of the Beas river past the villages of Ghoshal, Shanag and Burwa. We cross the Beas river close to Solang nulla. Our today’s camp is below the Solang village along the Beas river.
Day 3 : Solang Nulla to Shagadugh
Duration : 4 – 5 hours
Our today’s walk takes us past the village of Solang and continues through mixed pine and oak forest till we reach the open meadow of Shagadugh. Watch out for sightings of Monals and Khaleej pheasants.
Day 4 : Shagadugh to Pathalu peak and back to camp at Shagadugh
Duration : 6 – 7 hours
Today we start early and for the first hour we continue through mixed forest till we get to the base of the Pathalsu Peak from here we climb on steep exposed terrain for the next 3 to 4 hours to reach the summit of the 4220m Pathalsu Peak. All along the walk you get beautiful views of Shitidhar, Friendship and Manali peaks.
Day 5 : Shagadugh to Solang Nulla
Duration : 5 hours
We retrace our path via the Solang village to get to the road where vehicles will pick us up and drive us back to Manali.