Explore the Virgin Trails - Bijli Mahadev Cycling Expedition!
The site of the most striking Temple Bijli Mahadev is breathtaking far away from maddening crowd one can sit in meditation posture to forget all worries of the life. The temple is dedicated to Hindu trinity god “ SHIVA’’
The temple on a steep hill has a 20 meters rod on the top which is reputedly struk by Bijli(lighting) shattering the stone “LINGAM”( oneness symble of SHIVA & SHAKTI”) inside. The priest put the “LINGAM” together each time with butter and a grain mixture until the next lighting strike breaks it apart again.
Total Duration : 3 Nights / 4 Days
Region : Kullu Valley
Grade : Easy to Moderate
Best Season : May to November
Accommodation : Hotel/Guesthouse / Organized Campsite
Food : All meals included
Day 1 : Reporting at Naggar Nature Base Camp, Manali( 6200 ft).
Reporting – Acclimatization – Orientation & Briefing of the trek – Trek Preparation & Window shopping
Naggar is an ancient village just before 18 KM of Manali, Delhi-Manali bus can drop you near Naggar. Relax at our Nature camp this day and get acclimatise to the high altitude. This day you will prepare for your trek by few acclimatisation walks. Sufficient time would be given for visiting market and nearby places
Day 2 : Naggar - Jana - Bijli Mahadev
After Taking breakfast we will start our journey to Bijli Mahadev. We will take the road transport till Jana Village. We will dismount our bicycles in Jana and start pedaling to Bijli Mahadev. The route is very scenic with virgin Beauty. It is gradual with little uphill. Today we will stay in Tents at Bijli Mahadev.
Day 3 : Bijli Mahadev - Naggar
We will left our tent early to cover a beautiful sunrise in the mountains. After a photo Shoot we will take our breakfast and start our journey back to Naggar. Till Jana it is gradual and after Jana its downhill till Naggar Village.
Day 4 : Departs from Naggar
After Breakfast we will explore the Naggar and surroundings. By 12:00 PM we will check out from our hotel and start our journey back to our home with undying memories.
Your Himalayan Adventure Trip ends here.
The itinerary is a guideline and standard pattern which we provide you. This trekking can be modified according to your time and requirements. What we offer here is a combination of tea house and camping trekking which can be modified as well. E-mail us for any customisation or special services required.
Though we call every trekker post booking for packing guidelines as per the current weather,here are some mandates to remember:
Distance by road:
Delhi - Manali - Delhi tickets can be booked by Himalayan Adventure Trips at subsidised rates.
Manali is well connected to Delhi. Take an overnight bus from Delhi and you will reach Manali in 12 - 14 hours(approx 540 KMS). Tickets can be booked by Himalayan Adventure Trips (contact us).Since Delhi Manali is a long journey most Volvo private buses leave Delhi between 5 pm and 6 pm. The last govt bus leaves at 8.30 pm from ISBT Kashmere Gate. Volvo buses charges between Rs.1,000 to 1,400 per sector from Delhi to Manali and vice versa as per the seoson. Manali to Delhi: Like the onward journey, buses leave from Manali to Delhi between 4 and 5 p.m. Your tentative arrival at Delhi may be anywhere between 6 a.m and 10 a.m. Plan your onward journeys only post noon giving enough buffer for bus delay
Nearest Railway Station:
Nearest Railway station is Ambala (350 kms) and Chandigarh (310 kms). Tip: Regular Volvo and Buses are available from Chandigarh to Manali in the evening. Volvo buses charges between Rs.700 to Rs.1,000 per sector from Chandigarh to Manali and vice versa.
Nearest Airport is Bhuntar is 60 Kms. Bhuntar, which is 52 km away from Manali, is the nearest airport. Taxi services are available from Bhuntar to Manali, which costs about Rs.700 - Rs.1,000. Bhuntar is well connected to Delhi by air. The airliners that take you to this Airport are Indian Airlines, Kingfisher airlines, MDLR Airlines and Jagson Airlines, operating flights from Delhi and Chandigarh to Kullu.
Planning is done well in advance. To make your trip hassle-free & smooth arrangements are made in prior. Cancellation policy is as follows:
For Fix Departures , check out the policies in Fix Departure Section
Cancellations prior to 30 days from date of departure: 100% Refund
Cancellations between 20 days to 29 days prior to date of departure: 75% Refund
Cancellations between 10 days to 19 days prior to date of departure : 50% Refund
Cancellations 9 days prior to date of departure : No Refund