Gaj Pass Trek

This summer let’s unwind and unfold in the lap of Himalaya. The mighty Dhauladhar calling to souls seeking spiritual solace, peace, sometime with loved once & time to rejuvenate. Not only you get to know yourself better but you might meet a new you when you are in energy field of Himalaya.

It is our pleasure to announce the soft launch of our summer trekking and camping program for 2019. This year the Green Himalayan Adventure Trek (GHAT 2019) is being organised to Gaj Pass Trail (3250M), Distt Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. This trek, with spectacular views of Dhauladhar Himalayan peaks, offers a great holiday option for you.

You can come with friends, family members and social groups or for solo vacation as well. Only once condition for joining this trek is that you need to be young at heart. Please choose your selected dates from itinerary and intimate us. Rest leave on us.

DAY 01: DELHI – DHARAMSHALA

  • In the evening you will be transferred to Volvo stand time to catch Volvo coach for Dharamshala at 18:00hrs.
  • Overnight at A/c Volvo Bus.

DAY 02: ARRIVE DHARAMSHALA – BHONTU VILLAGE CAMP (1600Mtr)
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • 06:00 Am: Arrive Dharamshala or Gaggal chowk and transfer to Bhontu Village Base Camp.
  • Breakfast at the camp.
  • Welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis.
  • Post breakfast visit local village.
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served. Lunch at the camp.
  • Adventure Activity - River Crossing / Team building games.
  • Evening to explore the beautiful forest around.
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire. Overnight in tents.

DAY 03: DEPARTURE TO DHARAMSHALA VIA MCLEODGANJ. OVERNIGHT JOURNEY TO DELHI.
MEALS: BREAKFAST

  • After breakfast proceed to Dharamshala, Mcleodganj for the local sightseeing.
  • Explore local market.
  • Lunch your own
  • Overnight journey by Volvo coach to Delhi.

DAY 01: DELHI – DHARAMSHALA

  • In the evening you will be transferred to Volvo stand time to catch Volvo coach for Dharamshala at 18:00hrs.
  • Overnight at A/c Volvo Bus.

DAY 02: ARRIVE DHARAMSHALA – BHONTU VILLAGE CAMP (1600Mtr)
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • 06:00 Am: Arrive Dharamshala or Gaggal chowk and transfer to Bhontu Village Base Camp.
  • Breakfast at the camp.
  • Welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis.
  • Post breakfast visit local village.
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served. Lunch at the camp.
  • Adventure Activity - River Crossing / Team building games.
  • Evening to explore the beautiful forest around.
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire. Overnight in tents .

DAY 03: DAY TRIP TO DHARAMSHALA AND MCLEODGANJ RETURN TO CAMP
MEALS: BREAKFAST, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • 08:00Am: Breakfast at the camp.
  • 09:00Am: Day trip to Dharamshala and Mcleodganj.
  • Lunch your own, evening return to camp at tea time
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire.
  • Overnight in tents

DAY 04: DEPARTURE.

  • After breakfast transfer to Mcleodganj

DAY 01: DELHI – GAGGAL –BHONTU VILLAGE -(1600M) – OVERNIGHHT JOURNEY BY VOLVO COACH.
MEALS: NO MEALS

  • 05:30PM In the evening you will be transferred to Volvo stand time to catch Volvo from Majnu ka Tila, Delhi.

DAY 02: ARRIVE DHARAMSHALA – BHONTU VILLAGE CAMP (1600Mtr)
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • 06:00 Am: Arrive Dharamshala or Gaggal chowk and transfer to Bhontu Village Base Camp.
  • Breakfast at the camp.
  • Welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis.
  • Post breakfast visit local village.
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served. Lunch at the camp.
  • Adventure Activity - River Crossing / Team building games.
  • Evening to explore the beautiful forest around.
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire. Overnight in tents.

DAY 03: BASE CAMP – BADHUN CAMP - (2000M) 5KMS) CAMP -1
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • Arrive Chambi and transfer to Base camp by Local coach. (30minuts drive).
  • Breakfast at the camp.
  • The group will prepare their rucksacks for the trek. Departure to Camp -1.
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served, welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis.
  • Adventure Activity - River Crossing / Team building games
  • Evening to explore the beautiful forest around
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire.
  • Overnight in tents

DAY 04: TREK TO BASE CAMP (8KMS/4HRS)
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • Post breakfast, departure for trek to Base Camp
  • Arrive around lunch time.
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served.
  • Lunch at Base camp
  • Evening to explore the beautiful forest around
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire.
  • Overnight in tents.

DAY 05: TRANSFER TO DHARAMSHALA VIA MCLEODGANJ. OVERNIGHT JOURNEY TO DELHI.

  • After breakfast proceed to Dharamshala, Mcleodganj for the local sightseeing.
  • Explore local market.
  • Lunch your own
  • Overnight journey by Volvo coach to Delhi.

DAY 06: ARRIVE TO DELHI.

  • 06:00 AM. Arrive at Delhi (Majnu ka Tila).

DAY 01: ARRIVE PATHANKOT AND TRANSFER TO BONTHU VILLAGE BASE CAMP (1600M) – 3Hrs/85Kms
MEALS: LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • Arrive Pathankot railway station and drive to Bonthu Village Base Camp (1850M)
  • Breakfast at the camp. Welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis
  • Check into camp site.
  • Post lunch – walk to Kharibhai village or Kareri Village and Gaj River
  • Dinner followed by bonfire and songs/ group entertainment

DAY 02: ACCLIMATIZATION DAY AROUND – TREK TO NADDI (2000M) 8KMS) OR GUNA MATA TEMPLE
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • The view from the base camp is spectacular a confluence of two glacial rivers right in front and snow capped peaks just to the side. The back view open up views of dense forests and the front view showcases the quaint little Bonthu Village.
  • The group will go for an acclimatization walk after breakfast and will return till lunch. Post lunch, the group will prepare their rucksacks for the trek and some camp activities Post lunch, we prepare our rucksacks for the trek and some adventure activities.
  • Guna Devi Temple is one of the popular religious shrines in the region, located at a distance of 8 km at Guna. It is a pilgrim centre of the Gaddi shepherds, a pastoral semi-nomadic tribe from Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. The temple standing at an elevation of 2,310 m is dedicated to Goddess Kali.
  • The religious centre is dotted with sylvan virgin forests comprising oak, rhododendron and deodar trees. Besides, there is a Laka stream flowing nearby, which grabs attention of visitors. Apart from paying homage at the revered centre, tourists can visit locations such as Naddi, Kareri, Dharamshala and Kareri Lake.

DAY 03: TREK TO CAMP 1 AT BHADHUN FOREST (1960M) 5KMS/ 3HRS
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • Post breakfast, departure for trek to Camp I
  • Arrive around lunch time
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
  • Post lunch, welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis
  • Adventure Activity - River Crossing / Team building games
  • Evening to explore the beautiful forest around
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire
  • overnight in tents

DAY 04: TREK TO CAMP 2 AT BAGGA (2450M) 5-6 KMS/ 4 HRS
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • Post breakfast, departure for trek to Camp 2
  • Arrive around lunch time.
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
  • Post lunch, welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis
  • Activity - Exploring the nearby high altitude area
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire, Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)

Day 05: CLIMB TO SNOWLINE AND BEYOND (3250M)
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • Post breakfast, Height gain day to Chakbandhar Drini Range. Lots of snow around to play.
  • Return back to the camp around lunch time
  • Evening at leisure
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire, Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)

DAY 06: TREK TO BASE CAMP (8KMS/4HRS)
MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, EVENING TEA WITH SOUP & DINNER

  • Post breakfast, departure for trek to Base Camp
  • Arrive around lunch time
  • Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
  • Lunch at Base camp
  • Evening to explore the beautiful forest around
  • Soup time followed by dinner and campfire, Overnight in tents

DAY 07: DEPARTURE TO PATHANKOT RAILWAY STATION

  • Post breakfast, departure Transfer to Pathankot.

Other Details:

  • Transport includes pickup and drop from & to Pathankot Railway station non ac vehicle.
  • Accommodation in tents on sharing basis
  • All meals as per itinerary
  • Local Guides accompanying the group
  • Services of Camp Leaders
  • All pre established camp sites as per the itinerary
  • Tents, sleeping bags, Appx 35 Ltrs Rucksacks, Carry mats
  • Adventure activities as per the itinerary
  • Camping & forest fees etc

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT FOR THE TREK: Please bring your personal clothing & good strong pair of walking boots.

MEDICAL FACILITIES: Facilities for proper medical aid are available at every campsite throughout the trek. However those on special medication or with known drug allergies should bring their own necessary medications.

SAFETY: Extensive and painstaking preparations have gone into the planning of trek routes keeping safety in mind. Our experienced camp leaders have been constantly visiting the area to check all the details. Stringent safety standards are adhered to strictly, and only quality equipment is used.

SAFETY TRAINING: A regular step we take to manage safety is to provide the trip leaders annual trainings camps so as to be updates with the new safety techniques. In addition all participants are briefed regularly to ensure that they play their part in protecting themselves and others. The trip leaders are provided training to ensure that they must follow the best practices, and observe key rules to keep safe and healthy.

CANCELLATION POLICY: The package price will be deducted as per the following conditions strictly. No refund will be entertained without receiving a cancellation request effective from the date of receipt of letter.

Notice of less than 30 days: Half fee refund
Notice of less than 15 days: No refund.

No refund will be given to people who are unable to complete the trek or abandon it due to any reasons.