Pathalsu peak (4220m) is situated at the head of the Kullu valley. The trek begins from solang. Along the trail past the solang village you get to see the life in a typical himachali village combined with great views of snow capped peaks.
Total No. of days: 04 days
Region: Kullu – Manali
Max Altitude: 4100m
Day1: Arrive at Manali/Solang.
Arrive at Solang, 13 Km ahead of Manali. Acclimatization and preparation for the trek. Accommodation will be provided in hotel/guest house.
Day 2: Solang to Shagadugh 4 to 5 hours
The trek takes you past the village of Solang and continues through mixed pine and oak forest till you reach the beautiful meadow of Shagadugh. Variety of birds such as Monals and Khaleej pheasants can be sighted.
Day 3: Shagadugh to Pathalu peak and back to camp at Shagadugh 6 to 8 hours
After an early start for the first hour you continue through the forest upto the base of Pathalsu Peak. From here climb is on steep exposed terrain for the next 3 to 4 hours to reach the summit of Patalsu Peak (4220m). All along the walk you get beautiful views of Shitidhar, Friendship and Manali peaks, Rothang Pass. After taking pictures descend back to Shagadugh camp.
Day 4: Shagadugh to Solang Nulla 5 hours
Retrace the path via the Solang village to get to the road where vehicles will pick up and drive us back to Solang/Manali.