Bijli Mahadev is one of the sacred temples of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is located at an altitude of about 2,460m in the Kullu Valley. Bijli Mahadev is one of the excellent temples in India. Located 22 km from Kullu across the Beas river
A panoramic view of Kullu and Paravati valleys can be seen from the temple. The 60 feet high staff of Bijli Mahadev temple glistens like a silver needle in the sun.
In this temple of lightning, it is said that the tall staff attracts the divine blessings in the form of lightning. It is believed that the priest of the temple has to restore the Shiva linga placed inside the temple using butter and sattoo after every lightning as it shatters to pieces with flash of lightning.
Total Duration : 3 Nights / 4 Days
Region : Kullu Valley
Grade : Easy.
Maximum Altitude : 2460 m/ 8000 ft.
Best Season : January to december
Accommodation : Hotel/Guesthouse /Organized Campsite
Food : On trek– All meals included
Distance : 37 KM
Day 1: Reporting Naggar.(1500m) Naggar/-Trek from Jana(2150 m.)- Mati
Kochar.(2340m).(5/ 6 hrs) (approx. 15 kms.)
Day 02: Mati Kochar – Solah Tanki(2380m) 5 to 6 hrs)Approx 12 kms
Day 03: Solah Tanki – Bijali Mahadev – Chansari-Naggar. (2460m/8000ft ; 4 – 5hrs)Approx 10 – 11 kms.
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:
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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