WHY SHOULD YOU TAKE THIS TREK?
Where would the world be without groundbreaking women explorers like Amelia Earhart, Gertrude Bell and Harriet Adams? Still in the female travel pits, we assume. Let’s take a breather to celebrate all the woman who are curious to see the world and capture it in their photos and stories. And what better place to do that than in the winter wonderland that is Manali!
This ALL GIRLS Manali getaway curated by The Hosteller is perfect for women travellers wanting to experience Manali’s age-old traditions, culture, food, adventure activities and brilliant photo ops. Call all your fierce female besties and join us on this WOMEN ONLY trip! Just you and your fellow female travellers – exploring everything Kullu valley has to offer.
Awaken your inner Gertrude Bell and seize the adventures Kullu Valley has to offer
EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT THIS TREK
Day 1: Manali – Naggar
Upon reaching Manali after a tiring journey, check-in at The Hosteller Manali at 11 AM. Located 1.5 kilometres from the mall road, The Hosteller Manali offers a serene mountain view, comfortable rooms, and various local experiences. After settling down for a few hours, our trip coordinator will meet you and take you to Naggar. Here you will visit the famous Naggar Castle and Roerich Museum. The Castle in Naggar is a medieval mansion of wood and stone that overlooks the beautiful valley of Kullu. The Roerich estate is the home of famous Russian painter and artists Nikolai Roerich. The museum features many of his paintings. After that, you shall return to The Hosteller Manali. A delicious vegetarian dinner (around the bonfire) sums up the day for a peaceful night under a million stars.
Day 2: Manali – Solang Valley – Jogni Falls
Post breakfast around 10 AM, we will begin our day trip to Solang Valley. We will be travelling via Vashist traversing through dense pine forests, enjoying serene views and sharing local facts. Located around 20km from Manali, Solang is famously known for adventure activities like skiing and paragliding and is an ideal place for a short excursion. You will also be visiting the famous Jogni waterfall which is considered sacred by the locals and falls from an astonishing height of 150 meters. Do not forget to take a lot of selfies on this day visit to Solang. A delicious vegetarian dinner is served in The Hogger Cafe around 9 PM.
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 3: Manali
This is the last day of the trip. Check out from The Hosteller Manali after breakfast and teary goodbyes.
Meals & stay as mentioned in the itinerary.
Local transfers (Manali local sightseeing, Manali – Naggar – Solang – Manali).
Expert local guide.
Solang valley permit.
First aid kit (on requirement).
Lunch on all days.
Local tranportation from bus/airport.
Any entry fees (if applicable).
Any personal expenses and needs.
Any unforeseen fees/costs due to natural causes or government policies.
Trekking equipment like trekking shoes, hiking pole etc.
Comfortable clothing and raincoat.
Warm woolen clothes (depending upon the season).
Items like knife, lighter, torch, power banks, notebook, pen etc.
Camera or any other photography/videography equipment (personal decision).
All disclosure form (shared by The Hosteller).
Q: What is the best time to do this trek in the year?
A: All year round.
Q: What is the difficulty level of this trek?
A: This trek is ideal for both beginners and experienced trekkers.
Q: What should I pack?
A: Refer to our “Things to carry” section.
Q: Would I need to buy camping equipment and accessories?
A: No, you don’t need to buy anything except items listed in “Things to carry” section.
Q: Who would lead us on the trek?
A: Our highly experienced local guides would lead the trek.
Q: How would the weather be during the trek?
A: March – June (Bright & Sunny)
July – August (Sunny & Rainy)
September – October (Bright & Sunny)
November – January (Snowy).
Q: What all activities would be involved apart from trekking?
A: Apart from trekking, you would also be learning how to set up your camps, lighting a bonfire, jungle survival techniques, stargazing and much more.
Q: How do I pack?
A: We recommend you to pack light while trekking. Keep essentials in a small backpack and leave the rest of the luggage at the base location.
Cancellations made 7 days before the start date of the trip will attract 50% of booking value as cancellation fees.
Cancellations made within 3 days before the start date of the trip will attract 100% of booking value cancellation fees.
In the case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be canceled and in such cases, the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However, no refund will be provided for the same.
Refunds would be made through bank transfer and would be processed within 5-7 working days