Though Bhrigu Lake is one of the most popular trekking routes in Himachal Pradesh, most people still don’t realize the scenic beauty captured in the region. In fact, most travellers believe that the mesmerizing views of lush meadows on Bhrigu Lake trek in May surpass the beauty of those in Switzerland and other parts of Europe. Due to the increasing popularity of this trekking destination, a lot of travellers wonder about the best season to visit Bhrigu Lake.
One of the most popular high-altitude treks in the country, Bhrigu Lake is only 40 km from Manali, a popular hill station. On the trail, you pass through lush meadows, which change colour every few meters. Unlike other treks near Manali, this one is relatively easy, and allows you to soak in mesmerizing views.
Surrounded by snow-capped mountains, you walk through scenic grasslands, set in the vast expanse of Kullu Valley. Once you start walking on the trail, it feels like you’ve entered a completely new world. If you’ve been considering a vacation to escape the busy city life, Bhrigu Lake trek will be the perfect choice.
Bhrigu Lake Trek in May
According to seasoned trekkers, Bhrigu Lake trekking should be planned between June and September. However, some people embark on the journey mid-May. During this period, you don’t find as much crowd, and the snow starts melting. However, the amount of snow on the trail depends on the snowfall in the preceding year.
Regardless of the season, it’s impossible to miss the beauty of nature, including snow-capped mountains, high-altitude meadows and forest cover. Each landscape offers something unique, and seems mesmerizing. Breathtaking views of the valley accompany you throughout the journey. If you’re looking to plan Bhrigu Lake trek in May, get in touch with our team of seasoned trekkers and guides. Please click here.
Bhrigu Lake trek is a short trek near Manali which takes you to pristine lake Bhrigu Lake located at an elevation of around 4,300 metres (14,100 ft) in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh. It is located to the east of Rohtang Pass and is around 6 kilometres from Gulaba village. Trek Duration : 3 Days 2 Nights
Destinations Covered during Bhrigu Lake Trek : Gulaba, Bhrigu Lake
Bhrigu Lake Trek Cost per Person: Rs 5850 + 4.5% per person (Ex Manali)
What’s Included :
Accommodation during Trek(Camping)
Meals while on trek (Veg)
Transport from Manali as per the Itineray
First aid medical kits
Qualified and experienced Guide and support staff.
Day 1: Drive from Manali to Gulaba and trek upto Rohli Khel (9500ft)
We will meet at Manali Mall bus stand at 9:00 AM and start the drive to Gulaba village the base of Bhrigu Lake trek. After quick briefing session we will start the Bhrigu Lake trek. The Bhrigu Lake Trek start through apple orchard and dense forest of Deodar and Pine trees and after few hours of the trek the stunning vistas the Kullu Valley welcomes you. After 5 hours of trek we reach our today’s campsite of Rohli Khel. Overnight stay in tents.
Day 2: Trek from Rohli Khel to Bhrigu (14000ft)
After an early morning sumptuous breakfast, we begin our trek to Bhrigu Lake and few hours of trekking enjoying the views which Bhrigu Lake Trek offers we cross a stream and start ascending a ridge after crossing it you reach the Brighu Lake. After spending some quality time we return back or proceed further to Pandu Ropa campsite.
Day 3: Trek from Panduropa to Vashisht
After breakfast, we start our downhill trek through a small meadow towards ridge with steep descend to reach Vashisht where you can take bath at famous hot sulphur springs. We drive back to Manali. Our trek ends with mosaic of beautiful memories.