Starting & Ending Point: Panarsa
About Prashar Lake:
With views fit for a king, the trail, leading to the lake region i.e. from the city of Mandi to the little village of Apple village Jawalapur, become private and exclusive to every group that visits. The setting of the campsite in Prashar Lake location is yet another pleasant surprise because of its closeness to the water and its harmony with nature.
Prashar Lake trek (2,730m), which happily takes people to the lake which is completely frozen in the winter and a dazzling beauty otherwise, is considered to be an important trek in Himachal Pradesh. It has in day: 13°C to 18°C , in Night: 0°C to 7°C and maximum altitude 8,956 ft.
The picture-perfect blue water lake is surrounded by the majestic Dhauladhar Ranges in Kullu Valley and it is always kept as a secret in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh.
About the Prashar Lake Trek Package:
Tour will be started from Panaras through driving you will reach Apple village Jawalapur and from where your trek will start for Prashar Lake. You will have camp stay at beautiful lake site for one night and in morning again you will trek till Apple village Jawalapur from there you will drive by to Panarsa. During this trek, you will be going through the charming trails crossing the forests and several small streams. All meals for the Prashar Lake trek is included in the package.
Apart from trekking you will have sightseeing, bonfire at camp and as per weather yoga meditation as well. As you climb the trails up, you will come to meet the local people and it is the best chance to know the indigenous culture closely. Also, once you finish the trek to Prashar Lake, you will have a satisfied heart filled with plenty of beautiful views of Dhauladhar, Pir Panjal, and Kinnaur mountain ranges.
There is a surprisingly beautiful attraction near the lake that is the local temple of Prashar Rishi which has a lot of significant architectural brilliance carved on the walls. If you’re in the mood for some outdoor adventure and want these memories to be etched forever, then make Prashar Lake trekking the trek of your choice!
For a decent stay, you can opt for alpine tents with common washroom facilities. All tent offers amenities like mattresses, pillows and clean linen. In the evening enjoy the musical night with a bonfire.
Quick Facts About Prashar Lake Trek:
Trekking distance: 24 km
Maximum altitude:2730 m
Prashar Lake Trek Difficulty level:Easy To Moderate
ATM: Mandi is the last point where you will get an ATM
Meals during your Prashar Lake Trek:
Breakfast, lunch and dinner (vegetarian and non-vegetarian) are included in the package
Stay during your Prashar Lake Trek:
Transit Room on the day of arrival in Panarsa for freshen-up
Clock Room to leave any extra stuff at Panarsa
Stay at Prashar Lake (Camping)
Double/ triple/ Quad sharing Basis in camps
How to reach :
Nearest railway station is Shimla and nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport, Kullu from there one can reach by bus and private vehicle. One can also take a direct bus from Delhi to Panarsa.
Panarsa is 60 km from Mandi towards Kasol.
Check-in into our HomeStayBreakfast + Transfer to Jwalapur village on Shared Cabs (25 Km)Trek to Prashar Lake is around 8 Kms
Packed lunch can be done near the WaterfallMost part of the trek is through lush green forests, along a stream with numerous waterfalls en routeAs you reach the top you see Alpine meadows and the magnificent lake on your Left
Visit the Prashar Rishi Temple, take blessings & make new wishes to the deitySpend some time at the lake & Capture the Himalayan Silhouette during sunset
There are a couple of local dhabba’s n Shops around Lake where you can grab hot Tea or a quickSnacks
Dinner (Bonfire if possible / if Allowed)Camping under the Stars at Prashar Lake (outside of the Fence)
Sunrise Photography with 360 panaromic view of the mighty Himalayas
Form these hills you can have clear shots of the Himalayan RangesSnow covered Dhauladhar Ranges + Bada Bhangal on the WestGreat Himalayan National Park + Deo Tibba in the East
Breakfast at the Lake + Trek back to Jwalapur Village (~8km)Taxis will be available at Jwalapur for Transfer to Panarsa(25 Km)
Lunch will be served at Panarsa Home Stay
More Photography at Panarsa as you walk along the river sideCollect Luggage
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