Tour overview

Experience the beauty and challenge of the Bhrigu Lake Trek with Mountain Hikers. Nestled in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, this high-altitude trek offers a perfect blend of adventure and natural beauty. Situated at 14,001 feet, Bhrigu Lake is known for its stunning alpine meadows and breathtaking views of the snow-capped Himalayas

Trek Details

  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Distance: 10 Km
  • Difficulty Level: Moderate
  • Altitude: 14,001 Ft.
  • Best Season: June-August
  • Trek Fees: ₹5200 ₹4000 (Manali to Manali)

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How to Reach Manali

  • By Road: Well-connected to Delhi. Take an overnight bus.
  • By Train: Nearest station is Joginder Nagar, 163 km from Manali.
  • By Air: Nearest airport is Kullu Manali Airport in Bhuntar, 50 km from Manali. Taxi services available.

Short Itinerary

Day 1: Manali to Roli Kholi

  • Report at Manali at 8:00 AM.
  • Drive to Gulaba, the starting point.
  • 6 km trek through dense Oak and Cedar forest.
  • Lunch and acclimatization walk.
  • Dinner and overnight in tents.

Day 2: Rola Kholi to Bhrigu Lake and Back

  • Early morning start.
  • Trek through meadows, enjoy packed lunch en route.
  • Time at Bhrigu Lake for photography.
  • Return to campsite for evening snacks and dinner.

Day 3: Rola Kholi to Gulaba and Drive to Manali

  • Breakfast and descent to Gulaba.
  • Drive back to Manali, arriving by evening.

Packing Essentials

  • Rucksack (60-70 L) and Day Pack (20-30 L)
  • Down Jacket, Fleece, Thermals, Warm Socks
  • Comfortable Trekking Shoes
  • Raincoat/Poncho, Trekking Pole, Head Torch
  • Toiletries and Personal Medical Kit
  • Water Bottle/Hydration Bag
  • ID Proof and Utensils (Plates, Spoon, Coffee Mug)
  • Sunglasses, Sunscreen, Lip Balm

Safety with Mountain Hikers

At Mountain Hikers, safety is our top priority. We take a “Zero Negligence” approach towards ensuring the well-being of our trekkers. Our safety measures include:

Medical Tents

Mountain Hikers is the only company that pitches dedicated medical tents at all campsites. These tents are equipped with stretchers, oxygen cylinders, first aid kits, oximeters, and other essential medical supplies.

Qualified Trek Leaders

Our trek leaders are trained and certified by the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering. They possess extensive knowledge and experience in handling various mountain terrains and emergencies.

Emergency Planning

Our team is always prepared for unforeseen situations. All trek leaders, camp managers, and support staff are trained in emergency protocols, including medical emergencies and natural calamities.

Support Team

Safety begins with proper planning and preparation. Our support team provides expert guidance and assistance in preparing for the trek, ensuring you are well-equipped and informed.

Why Choose Mountain Hikers for Bhrigu Lake Trek?


Mountain Hikers is led by a team of experienced trek leaders who are passionate about the outdoors. Their extensive knowledge of the Bhrigu Lake Trek and surrounding areas ensures a safe and enjoyable experience.

Personalized Attention

We focus on small group sizes to provide personalized attention to each trekker. Our team takes the time to understand your individual needs and interests, customizing the trek to ensure the best possible experience.

Safety First

We prioritize safety with comprehensive safety equipment, including first aid kits and emergency communication devices. Our trek leaders are trained in wilderness first aid, ensuring prompt and effective responses to any emergencies.

Responsible Tourism

Mountain Hikers is committed to responsible tourism practices. We follow Leave No Trace principles to minimize our environmental impact and support local communities by employing local guides and porters.

Memorable Experience

The Bhrigu Lake Trek with Mountain Hikers is not just a trek; it’s an experience. From stunning views of the snow-capped Himalayas to the warmth of local hospitality, this trek will leave you with memories that last a lifetime.

What is Special About Bhrigu Lake Trekking?

Scenic Beauty

The Bhrigu Lake Trek offers mesmerizing landscapes, including lush forests, expansive meadows, and breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains. The highlight of the trek is the serene Bhrigu Lake, a high-altitude glacial lake with crystal-clear waters reflecting the surrounding peaks.

Cultural Experience

The trek takes you through several remote villages and towns, providing an opportunity to interact with locals and experience their way of life. Learn about their culture, traditions, and stories, adding a unique cultural dimension to your adventure.


The Bhrigu Lake Trek is a perfect blend of challenge and adventure. The moderate difficulty level makes it accessible to first-time trekkers with a normal fitness level. The trek’s diverse terrain, including dense forests, alpine meadows, and high-altitude lakes, offers a thrilling experience for adventure enthusiasts.


One of the unique aspects of the Bhrigu Lake Trek is its accessibility and safety, even during the monsoon season. Unlike many other treks, the Bhrigu Lake Trek is safe and enjoyable in monsoons, making it a rare and attractive option for trekkers during this time.

How to Prepare for the Bhrigu Lake Trek

Preparation is key to a successful and enjoyable trekking experience. Here are some tips to help you prepare for the Bhrigu Lake Trek:

Physical Fitness

The Bhrigu Lake Trek is moderately challenging, requiring a good level of physical fitness. Start preparing a few weeks before the trek with regular exercises, including cardio, strength training, and flexibility workouts. Focus on building stamina and endurance to handle the trek’s ascents and descents.


Acclimatization is crucial for high-altitude treks. Spend at least a day or two in Manali before starting the trek to help your body adjust to the altitude. During the trek, take it slow, stay hydrated, and listen to your body to avoid altitude sickness.


Pack light but ensure you have all the essentials. Follow the packing list provided by Mountain Hikers and avoid carrying unnecessary items. Ensure your backpack is comfortable and fits well to avoid strain during the trek.

Book your Bhrigu lake trek package with us!

The Bhrigu Lake Trek with Mountain Hikers is an adventure that combines natural beauty, cultural experiences, and physical challenges. Our commitment to safety, expertise, and responsible tourism ensures you have a memorable and enriching experience. Whether you’re a seasoned trekker or a first-time adventurer, the Bhrigu Lake Trek offers an opportunity to explore the majestic Himalayas, connect with nature, and create lasting memories. Join us at Mountain Hikers and embark on this incredible journey to discover the magic of Bhrigu Lake.


  • Transportation from Manali to Manali
  • Meals (Vegetarian Only: Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks, Dinner)
  • Experienced Trek Leader, Professional Guides, and Supportive Staff
  • Forest Permits
  • Medical Amenities (First Aid Kits, Oximeters, Oxygen Cylinders)
  • Sanitized and Hygienic Campsites and Hotels

Not Included

  • Meals during Transportation
  • Personal Expenses
  • Unscheduled or Extended Stay Due to Roadblocks or Landslides
  • orter/Mule Charges (Personal) and Backpack Offloading Charges
  • Cost of Evacuation in Case of Emergency

Day 1: Manali to Roli Kholi

The adventure begins in Manali, where you'll meet your trek leader and fellow trekkers. The drive to Gulaba offers stunning views of the surrounding hills and valleys. As you begin the trek, the trail takes you through dense oak and cedar forests, with occasional glimpses of the majestic peaks. The day's trek ends at the picturesque campsite in Roli Kholi, where you'll enjoy a delicious lunch, acclimatization walk, and dinner under the stars.

Day 2: Roli Kholi to Bhrigu Lake and Back

The second day is the highlight of the trek. An early start takes you through beautiful alpine meadows with panoramic views of the snow-capped Himalayas. The trail is moderate, allowing you to enjoy the scenery at a comfortable pace. As you reach Bhrigu Lake, the serene beauty of the glacial lake surrounded by towering peaks leaves you in awe. After spending quality time around the lake, you'll trek back to the campsite, where evening snacks and dinner await.

Day 3: Roli Kholi to Gulaba and Drive to Manali

The final day of the trek is a descent back to Gulaba. The trail is mostly downhill, offering a relaxed and enjoyable trek. Upon reaching Gulaba, you'll drive back to Manali, arriving by evening. The trek concludes with a sense of accomplishment and memories that will last a lifetime.