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The Complete Guide to Kufri Trek
Offering awe-inspiring vistas, the Kufri trek (distinct from Shimla's Kufri) stands out as one of the finest short treks in the picturesque Kullu-Manali valley. This trek presents an excellent opportunity for camping amidst the natural beauty of Kullu-Manali. The summertime particularly amplifies the trek's allure as the entire terrain evolves into a lush expanse of green meadows.
Day 0 - Meet At Manali
Arrive at Manali & stay at hotel/guest house and take rest.
DAY 1 - Raison - Jalora - Kufri
Early morning drive 25 km from manali to raison and take a link road to jalora vilage. From Jalora, we start our trek to Kufri following the trails made by locals through the deodar & pine cone forest. It takes around two and a half hour to reach Kufri. After reaching Kufri at around 2 pm, we'll take some rest and then pitch our camp & collect some water & woods to cook food for dinner.
DAY 2 - Chill & Camp
Second day starts with morning breakfast and warm coffee or tea. Today we have a whole day to explore the nearby spots around our camp. As you walk around camp you will see that every location offers different and magnificent view of mother nature. In winter season, the whole area is covered with 5 ft of snow and in summer season this place is transformed into green land. Both season offers different experience and view.
DAY 3 - Kufri - Jalora - Raison
On day 3, we pack our camp essentials and decend back to Jalora vilage from the same route through which we arrived here. We will reach at 1:00 pm at raison and can take bus to Manali.
TRIP ENDS HERE!
Accomodation : Tents
Camping & Trekking Permits
Meals on treks only: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner.
Trekking Equipments Tents, ice axes, ropes micro spikes etc.
A professional knowledgeable certified Trekking guide
Emergency equipment including a first-aid kit , medical kit , stretchers
What's Not Included
All The Thing That Are Not Mentioned In Including Section
Flights / Transportation to and from the meeting point
Personal Porters for carrying trekker’s backpacks
Things To Pack
Backpack: 50-60 liters backpack with good hip & soulder support and quick access pockets
Trekking Shoes: water proof trekking shoes with good grip and ankle supports
Sleeping Bag: Since we will be going camping, hiking and what not, a sleeping bag can come in handy to have a good night sleep anywhere.
Head Gear: Head torch with extra batteries , suncap
Clothing: You need to have warm clothes with three-layer jackets, fleece or down feather jacket. two t-shirts with full sleeves quick dry material. For lowers carry cotton pants suitable for trek. Do no carry jeans or shorts for trekking.
Raincoat/Ponchos: At high altitudes, snowfall and rain are quite common and it’s mandatory to carry a poncho or raincoat so that one doesn’t get wet.
Socks: Carry 2 - 3 pair of sports socks along with woolen socks to be worn at night.
Trekking Poles : pair of trekking poles will make the difference between a comfortable and a strenuous trek
Sunglasses: To protect from sunlight in snow you require UV rays protected sunglasses.
Woolen Cap and Gloves are also necessary as the climate will be cold. Carry waterproof gloves as they get wet in snow.
Food & Water: 2-3 liters of water bottle ,energy bars, dry fruits,glucon d ,ors powder
Sunscreen, Toiletries and personal items.
Booking Receipt, if Booked Online (PDF will work)
More than 30-days prior to departure - 50% refund.
In Between 15-30-days prior to departure - 25% refund.
Less than 15-days prior to departure - No Refund.
Frequently Asked question
Absolutely! Whether you're a solo trekker or with a group, you can easily book your trek through our website or by contacting our Kathmandu office directly. We can even pair solo trekkers with groups, if desired.
On our treks, you'll enjoy a blend of traditional Nepali meals like 'dal bhat' (lentil soup with rice) and other international cuisines. We ensure our food is nutritious and energy-packed for the trekking journey. Dietary restrictions can be accommodated with prior notice.
Yes, we offer secure luggage storage at our office in Kathmandu. You can leave behind non-essential items and pick them up once you return from your trek.
We’ve teamed up with the guys at World Nomads to offer insurance designed for adventurous travellers across 140 countries that includes overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities. To get yours sorted, click here. We suggest that you book travel insurance as soon as you book the trip, just to cover you for any last minute life changes. We know you’re an active lot and injuries do happen!
Absolutely! We offer both fixed-departure and tailor-made treks. If you have specific preferences, routes, or places you'd like to visit, just let our team know, and we'll help design a trek that meets your desires.
Altitude sickness is a concern in the Himalayan treks. Our itineraries are designed to allow gradual acclimatization. It's essential to communicate any discomfort to our guides, who are trained to assist in such situations.
Our guides carry communication devices and have contacts with local agencies to ensure swift action during emergencies. In extreme cases, helicopter evacuations can be arranged, given that the trekker has suitable insurance coverage.