Friendship Peak Trek

A panoramic view from the Pir Panjal, a relatively tough trek.

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Short Itinerary

DAY 1: MANALI – DHUNDI – TREK TO BAKARTHACH


DAY 2: BAKARTHACH – FRIENDSHIP PEAK CAMP 1, LADY LEG ( 6-7 hrs)


DAY 3: TREK FROM CAMP 1 - ADVANCE BASE CAMP (3 hrs)


DAY 4: REST/PRACTICE DAY + ROUTE MAPPING + ACCLIMATIZATION


DAY 5: ABC – SUMMIT – ABC


DAY 6: ABC - MANALI

DAY 1: MANALI – DHUNDI – TREK TO BAKARTHACH


After a sumptuous breakfast we drive uptil Dhundi (21 kms) and take a short trekfollowing the Beas River through green meadows and the forest of Pine, Maple, Walnut, Silver fir and Oak, leads us to our camp at the meadows of Bakarthach. On a clear day we get magnificent view of Mt. Hanuman Tibba, 5950m.


DAY 2: BAKARTHACH – FRIENDSHIP PEAK CAMP 1, LADY LEG ( 6-7 hrs)


We start walking on the trail following the river upstream towards the river base. We cross the river through a makeshift log bridge below the snout of the river and then a steep ascent through lateral moraine leads us to the base of the peak called as Lady Leg.


DAY 3: TREK FROM CAMP 1 - ADVANCE BASE CAMP (3 hrs)


We make the move from base camp and shift to advance base camp. Overnight Camp at ABC.


DAY 4: REST/PRACTICE DAY + ROUTE MAPPING + ACCLIMATIZATION


DAY 5: ABC – SUMMIT – ABC


Summit Day! We start after midnight for our summit attempt of the Friendship

Peak. The climb is steep through scree and moraine before getting onto snow to

reach the summit rewarding us with spectacular panoramic views of the Pir Panjal

and Dhauladhar ranges. Later on the day descend back to the Summit base camp.


DAY 6: ABC - MANALI


Waking up today you will realize that the 7 day journey has finally come to an

end. But don’t let that upset you for you are taking back a whole bag of memories

and innumerable moments that you will cherish for a lifetime.

Post breakfast, we trek downhill after the successful summit of Friendship Peak

and descend back to Dhundi and then drive down to Manali.

Detailed Itinerary

PRICE

₹ 19500

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Inclusions

All camping equipment during the trip including tent, sleeping bag & mat

All transportation as per itinerary

Meals in trek (vegetarian)

All entry fee & permit charges

Services of a mountain guide and his assistant

Porters / Camping charges

Exclusions

Tips, laundry, phone calls, mineral water, cold drinks, camera fee etc.

Meals unless specified

Any medical expenses, if incurred

Travel Insurance

Personal and incidental expenses

Expenses incurred due to delay in the schedule for reasons beyond the

control of organizers

What to Carry?

Mandatory Carry

  1. Trekking Shoes with soft soles

  2. Backpack - 30 to 40 litre

  3. 2 Tee shirts to be worn as insulation layers / thermal clothes

  4. Heavy Padded jacket for the cold

  5. Trek Pants (track pants are as backup but do not depend on them)

  6. Sunglasses

  7. Suncap

  8. Woolen Cap / Balaclava

  9. Shemagh / Scarf

  10. Socks - 5 pairs

  11. Torch / Headlamp

  12. Rainwear

  13. Polythene covers to protect electronics

  14. Personal Medical Kits

Optional Carry

  1. Trekking Poles

  2. Rain Cover for Backpack

  3. Snackbars and Energy Bars

  4. Toiletries

  5. Cutleries

Type

Great Himalayan Treks

Challenging

Difficulty

Manali

Base

Best Time

Jun - Oct

Duration

One Week Plan

Max. Altitude

5290 m / 17350 ft

Min. Age

18

Location

Himachal Pradesh

Price Starts from

₹ 19500

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