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Starting your trekking journey? Kheerganga must be your first step!

 

Did the bug of adventure just bit you? Making a bucket list? What can be better than a trek to start with?

Trekking is the best outdoor recreation where you can explore yourself along with the nature. It won’t be incorrect to call trekking a life changing activity. So, it becomes really important that you choose the right destination to experience this ultimate journey.

Kheerganga is the perfect place for novice trekkers. It is a small, picturesque village in Parvati valley of Himachal Pradesh. Amazing landscapes, generous locals, amazing weather this place has a lot to offer you. Away from the hustle bustle of the cities, it is a realm of solace. Every year, many trekkers come here to experience this expanse of serenity. Here are some points which make Kheerganga the best for the people who are going for trekking for the first time.

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1. Trekking trail is marked

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Unlike other treks, the trekking trail of Kheerganga is all marked and straight. You needn’t carry a map along to see the path. Moreover a lot of people trek at a time, so you can’t get lost in the woods. You will always find people around. The terrain is a bit difficult at some points but once you reach to the top it’s all worth it. During the trek you will find the nature at its best. There are pine trees and water streams offering you the solace which makes your journey a bit easier. The view around is just breathtaking.

2. It is a short trek

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Kheerganga trek is quite short. The main path starts from Barshani from where it’s an 11 km trek. Barshani is 3 kms from Tosh. So, it’s about 14kms trek. Since the trail is marked and not difficult the trek can be completed in few hours. You can start your trek in the morning and you will complete it within 4-5 hours. There are many places where you can stop and relax for some time to gain some energy and catch your breath. You can still manage to reach the top before the evening falls.

3. Hot Water Spring

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The cherry on the cake is the hot water spring which you will find once you have completed your trek. No sooner you take a dip in it, all the fatigue of the trek just vanishes. There are different pools for both girls and boys where you can just forget everything and relax. This pool has mythological significance as well. It is believed that this hot water spring has healing powers since Lord Shiva mediated here for about 3,000 years. The water is considered “holy” by locals.

4. Less Commercialized

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What makes this place even more amazing is that it is not too crowed. Commercialization hasn’t ruined the beauty of this place. There aren’t a lot of establishment which makes it realm of serenity. You can just sit and relax all day embracing the beauty of nature around you. There are no horns or sounds of vehicle to disturb you. Also, you don’t have mobile networks here. Thus it’s a perfect escape from your hectic life of cities.

5. Easy access

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Kheerganga is not a very isolated place. It is well connected from many cities. So, one can easily go till Barshani by a taxi or a bus. You can easily get hotels and dormitories to stay and eat.  Of course you won’t find luxurious five stars hotels there but yes, these small huts and restaurants are far better than that.

6. Conclusion

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These are some points which make Kheerganga just irresistibly amazing for everybody. All those who visit Kheerganga once cannot resist the urge to visit it again and again. It won’t be exaggerating to call it heaven on earth.

So if you are planning a trek, Kheerganga is just perfect for you. Visit it once and you won’t ever forget it.

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