RANI SUI LAKE

The trek starts from the ancient Hadimba temple, Manali and further Leads to Rani Sui Lake which is located in lush green meadows and from the heights one enjoys the changing colours and hues of the cultivated multicolored fields below the valley and majestic view of snow clad peaks.

Duration: 05 days
Season: Mid June to October
Region: Kullu- Manali
Grade: Moderate
Maximum altitude: 3990 Mts.

Itinerary

Day 01: Solang (2350 Mts.)
Arrive at Solang, 14 Km ahead of Manali. Acclimatization and preparation for the trek. Accommodation will be provided in hotel/guest house.

Day 02: Solang to Lamadugh (3018 Mts.) 4 to 5 Hrs
Drive from Solang to Hadimbadevi temple. Trek through the forests of giant Cedar, Pine and Oak. The trail ascends gently through the Manalsu valley along the Manalsu stream with views of Kullu valley. After a steep ascent, camp in the lush green meadows of Lamadugh with beautiful views of the surrounding peak.

Day 03: Lamadugh to Khanpari Tibba (3990 Mts) – Rani Sui Lake (3900 Mts.) 5 to 6 Hrs
The trek is over a steep ridge below the Khanpari Tibba (13100 feet). From here one has magnificent view of Manali, and the whole upper Kullu valley.The lake is a small mountain tarn with great views of the PirPanjal and Dhauladhar ranges. Camp at the beautiful meadow near the lake.

Day 04: Rani Sui to Shangchar (2896 Mts.) 4 to 5 Hrs
A steady descent through green meadows over the scenic ridges. The trail continues over a steep descent to Shangchar. Camp overnight at Shangchar.

Day 05: Shangchar to 17 Miles drive to Manali/ Solang (2050 Mts.) 4 to 5Hrs
Descend down to the road head, and drive to Manali/ Solang.