Often referred to as the jewel in the lap of the Dhauladhars, the Kareri lake is shallow, oval shaped surrounded by meadows and wooded patches on one side and towering peaks packed with snow on the other. During the Kareri Lake Trek in Himachal, you can look forward to fresh snow melt streams, dense Alpine forests, meadows and maybe even some spectacular snow views. Completely off the beaten path, this trek is ideal for first-time adventurers. Join us on this trail for an adventurous holiday.
Cost – @ 4100/- (per person) 2N/3D* (includes all meals while on the trek)
Distance to Kareri lake: ……………9 km. (usually covered in 4-5 hours)
Level of difficulty:…………………….Easy
Best time of year to trek:…………..April – November
Morning – Arrive at pick up point (Gaggal) transfer to the company office, reach office and freshen up. We then drive to the starting point of the trek. The Kareri Lake trek in Himachal is one of the most pristine trails in the area. We will be hiking in the hills, through thick alpine forests. A fresh gurgling stream will be flowing next to us throughout the trek.
We provide a healthy trail mix for you to munch on as you walk. You can set the pace to brisk walk, or an amble. We will provide packed luch which you can enjoy while sitting by the stream.
Evening – We reach the lake by early evening and camp by the lake Kareri. At sundown we relax around a bonfire – sit along the lake shore and gaze at the night sky.
(Breakfast –Lunch –Dinner)
Morning – On the Kareri Lake Trek in Himachal, you will be waking up to one of the best views nature has to offer. If you are feeling energetic enough, you can take a pre-breakfast dip in the lake and also do a parikrama of the lake (walk around ). You then have the option to either spend the day at the lake, or if the weather permits, walk to the closest snow field.
Evening- You return to camp in time for chai and snacks. At sundown we relax around a bonfire (weather permitting) – sit along the Kareri lake shore and gaze at the night sky with breathtaking views till dinner time.
Morning – After an early morning breakfast we retrace our steps to the pick up point, this is going to be an easy day as the walk is mostly downhill. Once again you will have a packed lunch which you can enjoy by the stream.
Transfer from end point to company office. You will get time to freshen up and pack for your journey back home. Transfer to bus stand (Gaggal).
What to carry for the Kareri lake trek in Himachal
- A good strong pair of walking shoes
- backpack at least 40 -liters
- bringing a rain jacket is strongly recommended
- warm clothing
What we provide
- All pre-established camp sites as per the itinerary
- Local Guides accompanying the group
- All meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation in tents on sharing basis
- Tents, sleeping bags, Carry mats
- Camping & forest fees
- Two local transfers
Kareri Lake trek in Himachal Package excludes –
- Anything that is not specifically mentioned under the inclusions header. Any personal expenditure.
- You will need to carry your own bag so please pack only essentials
- Day one Breakfast , day three dinner