Triund Trek, the Crown Prize of Mcleod Ganj
Sign up for a weekend retreat to the Great Himalayas embarking on Triund trek. Idyllic for beginners, amateurs and above, Triund camping package is one of the shortest and also the easiest Himalayan treks. Bestowed with spectacular scenery of Dhauladhar ranges and Kangra valley, Triund Himachal Pradesh is one of the most popular treks to go over a weekend from Delhi and Chandigarh.
Furthermore, this two-day short trek can easily be completed on a weekend. Perfect to save some time for yourself to reboot after a weekdays of work rush. Now you don’t have to beg for holidays to make time to travel, visit to new places and go on exciting adventures. Crowned at 9,350 feet, Triund trek altitude allows you to explore the calm Himalayas, which your soul has been craving for. Besides, trekking at Triund assures you with a flare of adventure, with steep ascends.
Everything Popular about Triund trek camping
With breathtaking views of the panoramic valley and the snow-covered ranges, Triund trek camping is very picturesque in general. Here’s what MORE it encapsulates for its visitors:-
You get to see the Rifle Horn, Arthur's seat, Moon Peak, and the mighty Dhauladhar range clearly visible right when you start the trek.
The trail drifts through rhododendrons, pines, and conifers. Trekking through the forest and seeing the grand opening of the ridge at the end of the tree line is an amazing sight to experience.
There’s a long list of exotic Himalayan birds to view on Triund snowline trek. Himalayan Bulbul, Jungle Babler, Himalayan Griffon, Ultra-marine flycatcher, Yellow Lored Tit, are some of many.
And what stops all trekkers for Triund trek night stay? Take a look above, at Triund night sky. You’ll instantly drop your return plan for the Triund night stay. As the sun sets, Triund night view gets LIT with some golden lights hitting Dhauladhar mountain ranges. And, on the other end night approaches with the shimmer of countless star lights.
Triund Trek Difficulty Level
Although, Triund trip is short; the Triund trek difficulty level is considered easy to medium due to its steep ascend. But, worry not. The steep ascent is offset by refreshing walks among rhododendron and oak trees. There are also numerous songbirds in the forests along the trail. Thus, making this trek a birdwatcher's paradise.
The Triund trek height is effortless accessible from Dharamshala or McLeod Ganj. Henceforth, Triund hill trekking is frequently visited by trekkers. As a result, it is difficult to enjoy the serenity of the location and can become crowded on top during the weekends holidays. It is the reason why; one must make Triund trek booking during the weekdays.
Unlike other summit treks, Triund trek is just the start of Himachali Himalayan adventure. Trekking enthusiasts can explore a lot here, after completing Triund. For an instance, one can opt to go all the way to the snow line aka the Lakha Cave, or for more experienced hikers, going to Indrahar Pass makes a great option.
Triund simply serves as a gateway to many more adventures. One can easily have trekking experience in the Himalayas, with the one and only Moustache Escapes.
Triund Trek Itinerary:-
Day 1: Trek to Triund Top
Altitude: 6,831 ft. to 9,350 ft.
Trek: 9km (4-5 hrs)
Meals Included: Evening Snacks and Dinner (Lunch is optional and can be arranged at extra cost)
Day 2: Camping in Mahana
Altitude: 9,350 ft. to 6,381 ft.
Trek: 9km (4-5 hrs)
Meals included: Breakfast
How to reach Triund trek base camp]
By Air:- Take a flight to Dharamshala airport and a cab to reach the base point, or else if the flight landing timings are past 10 am then you can book a stay for the day and join the trek next day.
By Road:- Volvo transfers are available from Delhi or Chandigarh to Mcleodganj, after reaching you can take a cab to report at the base point.By Rail:- Take a train to Pathankot or Chandigarh railway station and from there you can take a shared cab or bus to reach Mcleodganj.
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Triund Trek FAQ’s
is Triund trek?
Situated in Dhauladhar mountain ranges, Triund is located in Himachal Pradesh and is easily accessible from Dharamshala and Mcleodganj.
is the best time to go for Triund Trek?
Open all year round, Triund Trek best time is during the months of April-May-June, Sept-Oct if you love green landscapes with blooming forest trails and clear blue sunkissed sky. In winters especially during November and December, this place turns into a white wonderland. Covered in snowy carpet, Winter Triund Trek last till the month of March.
to carry for Triund trek?
Along with good quality and waterproof sports/hiking shoes, we recommend you to pack extra set of tees & undergarments, woollens, sunscreen & moisturizer, along with some common medicines for high altitude sickness and basic first aid kit.
is Triund trek starting point?
Mcleodganj. It is accessible via all roadways from Dharamshala, Delhi, Pathankot, or Chandigarh.
Triund Trek safe for Solo travelers and female travelers?
Yes. No matter, if you’re a female traveller or taking a solo trip to Triund, it’s always safe. Proper safety steps are being taken on the ground.
to trek Triund?
In order to reach Triund Trek, trekkers must first arrive in Mcleodganj before proceeding to Triund Trek. Having said that, Mcleodganj is well-connected to India's capital, Delhi, via all major modes of transportation. After arriving in Mcleodganj, you can trek for about 9 kilometres in 4 hours to reach Triund.
difficult is Triund trek?
It is an easy to moderate difficult difficulty level trek. The Triund trek features undulating and steep paths as well as well-defined trails that wind through oak and rhododendron forests.
Triund trek be done in one day?
Yes, this trek can easily be completely in a day. However, overnight stay has its own perks displaying some of the best Triund trek night view in the whole Himachal.
Triund trek closed?
No, Triund trek is open throughout the year, starting from January. However, it's quite pretty if you're visiting in winter.
is Triund weather?
In summers, the Triund temperature ranges from 10 to 25 degree Celsius. However, in winters it ranges from -5 to 10 degree Celsius.
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