Buran Ghati Trek

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8 Days | 7 Nights
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Starting from 13900 Per Person
Note: Mask, Sanitizer and Gloves are mandatory for all trekkers.

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About Buran Ghati Trek

Himachal Pradesh is that part of the country which will never fail to surprise you. If you are backpacker, you would love to backpack in some of the hidden places of the state which would give you the best of the memories.

If you are a tourist and love luxury hotels then the mainstream cities of the city would happily welcome you. And if you are adventure enthusiast then the trekking places and the adventurous small towns would be the most overwhelming place for you.

The state is famous for some amazing treks and you can take the best experience of trekking here. Not only one will come across the most picturesque sights, amazing trails and enjoy the most beautiful campsites but you will have the best memories with you for life.

One such amazing trek of the state is Barun Ghati trek. This one is near Shimla. If you are an avid trekker then you must try out this trek for the most amazing experience.

You have not taken the full advantage of the Himalayas if you have not been on this trek.

So, are you ready to start this trek?

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If you love to trek the Himalayas then we are sure that you must be knowing about the Buran Ghati trek. This one is a hidden trek which not a lot of people consider, but those who do, they definitely try this trek.

This one is a hidden one because the beginners do not intend to try this as it is difficult having thrilling pass. It is also very exciting because the trekkers have to rappel down the snow wall at 15000 feet. This is not it, the trekkers would also have to trek down fove snow slides.

The trek trail includes snow mountain, forests, grasslands, village settings, meadows and snow walls. This shows that the trek is a beautiful one with beautiful settings. Even though the trek is not easy, it is only of 8 days which is not very tough for the professional trekkers.

The weather keeps fluctuating and during the nights, it becomes extremely chilly. Camping, hiking all the way to the lake and rapelling are some of the other things that you can enjoy in this thrilling adventurous trek.

Location and How to Reach

The very famous and the ever so gorgeous Barun Ghati trek is located in the Himachal Pradesh region. The base point of this trek is at the Diude or Janglik.

This is not one of the very famous places of the Himachal but the place is well connected with the roadways.

Reaching Diude is by taking a road trip from Shimla to Diude which is of about 10 hours.

Best Time to Try This Trek

The best time to go on this trek is during the months of December to March. The weather is amazing during this season. You will see the most picturesque views during this season.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 – Report at Diude

  • The first day of the trek is reporting at Diude. Janglik is a small pleasant walk through the forests from Diude. The time taken for this trek is around 10 hours.
  • The journey for Diude begins from Shimla. The journey is really beautiful.

Day 2 – Janglik to Dayara

  • The 2nd day of the trek is an easy one. The trek proceeds from Janglik to Dayara and the time taken for this trek is 5 hours.
  • This trek is moderate with gradual ascent to the forests, wooden houses, pine trees and trails of streams.

Day 3 – Dayara to Litham

  • The altitude of the trek keeps increasing and here the trek altitude becomes 11.373 feet but the trek trail is easy.
  • It is quite less time taking and would be done in 3 hours. You will cross pine forests, meadows and silver Birch forests.

Day 4 – Hiking to Chandranahan Lake

  • This day is totally exciting as the trekkers would be hiking all the way to Chandranahan lake. The trek gradient is difficult and the time taken for this excursion would be around 7 hours as you will also return from the lake trek.
  • The lake has a glacial tarn, has snow flanks, glacial valley and waterfall. The view of the closed alpine valley and the snow is amazing to watch.

Day 5 – Litham to Dunda

  • Getting to Dunda from is by following a moderate level trek. You will find gradual ascent here which then leads to steep ascent all the way.
  • This trail is also quite beautiful having shepherd trail, alpine zone, snow flaked mountains, and snowy glaciers.

Day 6 – Dunda to Munirang

  • This 8 hour trek would be quite a difficult one where the highest altitude of the place goes up to 15000 feet.
  • The trek here includes walking through the boulders. Walking up and down through the streams becomes quite difficult here.
  • Camping here for the night as well as crossing the picturesque huts is something truly worthy.

Day 7- Munirang to Barua

  • Barua village is a beautiful village where you get to spend some time while moving down. The altitude of the trek decreases to about 6700 feet.
  • The trek is easy and would take around 6 hours. The trail that will be crossed here are pine forests, grasslands, and the river campsite. The trek ends on this day.

Day 8 – Good Bye Meal Day

  • A short buffer meal would be hosted on the 8th day.
  • The trek ends now completely and this meal is organised to let the trekkers spend some more time together and then proceed for their own path.

Difficulty Level

On the scale of the difficulty level, this trek ranks to be moderate to difficult. You atleast need to be of 8 years of age to go on this trek. This also makes sure that the beginners must not go on this trek as this will not be ideal for them.

Weather

The weather of the Buran Ghati Trek keeps changing from chilly to moderate. The temperature is between 13°C-18°C during the daytime and in between 0°C-7°C during the night time. During the nights it is extremely chilly as the temperature falls down till zero degree.

So, it is extreme chilly during the night and quite pleasing during the day.

Accommodation

The trekkers would be spending the nights in the tents and enjoy the camping time.

Inclusions

  • Transportation during the Buran Ghati Trek.
  • Camping equipment like the tents, sleeping bags and the sleeping mats.
  • Guide, helper, cook and the other required staff.
  • Forest entry charges and all the necessary charges and permit fees while going on Buran Ghati Trek.
  • Meals and first aid kit while being on the Buran Ghati Trek.
  • Mules and porters for carrying the camping luggage of about 10 kg per person only when the Buran Ghati Trek has started.
  • Mountaineering qualified and the professional trekkers who have ample knowledge of the Himalayan camp and who have the best Prasher trek reviews.
  • The first aid basic kit is available for the trekkers along with the portal oxygen. It is really important during the Himalayan camp for the Buran Ghati Trektemperature.

Exclusions

  • Personal Expenses and also the personal porters for personal use to cover the Buran Ghati Trek.
  • Transport to and from the starting point.
  • Insurance of any kind for this Buran Ghati Trek route.
  • Personal trekking equipment.

ATM Points and Connectivity

  • The last ATM point before starting at this trek will be at Chirgaon and Rohru. But the best and the safest point to withdraw the money will be at Shimla.
  • If the trekkers have to withdraw the money for the emergency use then this is the last accessible spot. And after Rohru, you will not find any ATM spots.
  • It will be extremely difficult for you to get any minor phone connectivity too once you cross Diude.
  • We recommend you to make all the important calls while you are here before going to trek the Himalayas.

Things to Carry

  • Backpack with all your necessities to cross this entire Buran Ghati Trek distance.
  • A rain cover because you cannot predict the Prasher hiking temperature.
  • Water bottles and all your refreshments which include all sorts of hydration packs which you prefer.
  • Snacks like the energy bars and the protein bars which would give you instant energy during the Buran Ghati Trek.
  • Personal Medical Kit with all the necessary first aid items and medicines which you feel you will need. It is always advisable to take medicines for dizziness, upset stomach, headache, and cold and cough while being in Himalayan camps or anywhere.
  • Pack your outfits with all the relatable clothing items like wind and waterproof jackets, t- shirts, track pants, thermal inners, trekking shoes and fleece jackets. All the necessary winter outfits for the winter treks.
  • All the toiletries products in a bag because you will need them the most.
  • Also do not forget to take your extra accessories like the sunglasses, caps, gloves, walking stick, torch, and similar other items.
  • You must avoid the sports shoes, jeans, and shorts while going to the Himalayan camp. It is always better to stick to the trek pants and the joggers.

Cancellation Policy

  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the our service partner will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity.
  • For all the above choices, you can transfer your tickets to your friends. We would be more than happy to have them on board and you could save your hard earned money.

Refund Policy

  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's togedr wallet.

COVID 19 additional measures

  • Wearing gloves, mask and carrying a sanitizer is mandatory otherwise there wouldn’t be an allowance to commend the trip/trek.
  • Members travelling should practice social distancing.
  • There shouldn’t be any travel record in the past 30 days.
  • If the trek/trip gets cancelled due to any pandemic or government’s order, there would be no refund instead the plan will get postponed.
  • If found with any of the COVID 19’s symptoms, the person will be immediately quarantined. In this case, as well, there wouldn’t be any refund.
  • Everyone travelling should have the ‘Arogya Setu App’ installed on their phones.

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FAQ

The best time to do the Buran Ghati trek is during the months of May, June, September and October. This is ideally a winter trek. The weather is amazing during this time. The views of mountain ranges and landscapes are picturesque during this time as well.

Buran Ghati trek is a trek which not many people are aware of but is actually a wonderful trek. The trek does have some challenging terrains and experiences like rappelling down a snow wall at 15000 feet. Beginners who do not have prior trekking experience generally avoid this trek.However there will be a bunch of trained and experienced trekkers along with you who will help you overcome these challenges and ensure that you have a rather thrilling and fun experience.

This is a trek that will be easy but will test your endurance and patience. If you are a person who is not physically fit and mostly leads a sedentary life, then it is advisable to indulge in some form of physical activity like exercises or sports to make yourself fit for the trek. Legs and calf muscles need to be worked upon especially. People who are not very comfortable with treks at such high altitudes can do some form of yoga as it helps in building mental and physical confidence. Staying mentally confident will also surely help.

You should have basic physical fitness to do this trek.Carrying basic first aid kit with yourself during the trip is also compulsory. Consult your doctor before coming to this trek and ensure that you are medically fit to go for this trek as the trek does have some difficult terrains and climatic conditions. It is also a must to buy raincoats and umbrellas prior to the trip as the trek happens in the monsoons season. Also make sure you have sufficient warm garments for the trip. Carry basic medicines and dry food along with you as well.

A rucksack is which is sturdy and can accommodate a sufficient amount of things is required. It should also be waterproof as this will protect your belongings from getting wet from rains. Make sure the rucksack is not too heavy.

Porters and mules will be present to carry the camping equipment and this is included in the package. Other than this, porters can be hired for carrying your personal belongings.

A good pair of trekking shoes is essential for this trek. There might be portions where you might have to walk through small streams or rocky portions, so a sturdy pair of shoes is a must. These shoes should have good grip that will help you trek through slippery terrains.

A guide is necessary for this trek as a guide is well versed with the route. It will more convenient to hire a guide as you do not have to worry about directions or anything like that. A guide also might know some shortcuts to the destination and can help you save time. A guide is also aware about the local history, flora and fauna and can help you learn more about the place.

This trek falls under the category of moderate to difficult level of difficulty. People above eight years of age can do this trek. Beginners who do not have prior trekking experience generally do not prefer this trek.

The Buran Ghati trek is a challenging trek but can be a good trek which you can do solo as well. The trek has some of the best landscapes, camping sites and experiences. A solo trek like this is also gives an opportunity to meet new people and interact with them.

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