Himachal Backpacking to Mcleodganj Bir Barot | Justwravel
This backpacking trip to Himachal Pradesh will take you to some of the most famous and off beat locations which are perfect for any getaway from the hectic city life. Take a hike to Triund, overlooking the town of Dharamshala and Mcleodganj. Enjoy fishing in the Barot and Paraglide in the lap of mountains in the small yet beautiful town of Bir.
Enjoy waterfalls, cafes, music, bonfire, camping and so much more on this Backpacking trip to Himachal With JustWravel.
Overnight Travel from Delhi to Mcleodganj
We assemble at Rk Ashram Metro Station /Kashmere Gate by 6 pm and meet the other group members.
Overnight travel from Delhi to Mcleodganj by Volvo Bus
Reach Mcleodganj. Sightseeing and Night Stay
Open your eyes in the mighty mountains of Dhauladhars. The overnight bus will have you reach Mcleodganj by 10 in the morning.
Check-in into your hotel and enjoy the morning tea and breakfast on arrival and have rest in your comfortable stays. Post lunch, we will explore Mcleodganj. A visit to Namgyal Monastery, The Dalai Lama Temple, and Bhagsu Waterfall and then get back to the hotel by evening.
After dinner, you will be given a brief about the next day, when you trek to Tiund.
Day Hike to Triund .Night stay in Mcleodganj
Wake up to a refreshing morning in the mountains.
After breakfast, we’ll start our trek towards Triund hill. The trek to Triund starts from Mcleodganj main chowk.
The gradient of the trek is easy except some stretches and the total trekking distance is 9 km. The trail takes you through the dense forests of pine with some scenic views of valleys. It takes around 5-6 hours to reach Triund.
Triund is situated at an altitude of 2875 meters (9432 feet) above sea level. Camps will be setup at Triund. Enjoy the views of Kangra valley. Expect a cold and breezy night at the top.
Trek down by afternoon and spend the leisure time at the hotel.
Dinner and overnight stay at Mcleodganj.
Mcleodganj to Bir. Night stay in Bir
Post Breakfast we’ll begin our journey towards Bir. Bir is 80 kms from Mcleodganj and it takes about 3 hours to reach.
Bir is famous as the Paragliding Capital of India.
Reach Bir by afternoon and have some rest at the hotel.
Explore the Bir monasteries and the cafes in the evening, watching the paragliders come down from Billing like Birds everywhere.
Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel.
Bir to Barot. Night stay in Barot Valley
Post breakfast, drive to Billing from Bir where you will be starting your paragliding. You can see the entire valley in front of you.
After the paragliding session of 15-20 mins, we start for Barot Valley.
Barot is a tiny village situated in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh. The route to Barot is made exquisite with clear views of the dense cedar forests and terraced fields. Barot is the gateway to Nargu Wildlife Sanctuary. Monal, Black Bear, Ghoral, etc. are the main wildlife attractions of the sanctuary.
Barot Valley is around 80 km from Bir and takes about 3 hours to reach.
Go to the Uhl riverside and spend some leisure time around the only natural water body of the region. You can enjoy fishing if you like it.
Dinner and Overnight stay at a homestay in Barot.
Barot to Mcleodganj. Drop at Mcleodganj. Overnight journey to Delhi
Today is the last day of our Tour.
We explore Barot Valley with the Barot temple and the Nargu Wildlife Sanctuary and leave for Mcleodganj post-lunch in the valley.
Reach Mcleodganj. Take overnight Volvo bus from Mcleodganj to Delhi.
Reach Delhi early in the morning
Reach Delhi early in the morning.
-Volvo Bus Tickets Delhi to Mcleodganj and return
-Transport by Tempo Traveller from Mcleodganj to Mcleodganj
-Stay on Triple /Double sharing basis
-10 Meals as per Itinerary
-Trek to Triund
-Paragliding session of 15-20 mins at BIR
Anything apart from mentioned in Inclusions
Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh