Mountain Monks

BURAN PASS Trek

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Region –     Dhanwari to Kharcham Shimla Himachal Pradesh
Duration: 6Days | 5Nights

Best season: May-Sep
Level: Moderate to Difficult
Maximum elevation: 4578 metres  Buran Ghati

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ARRIVAL DAY

SHIMLA to JANGLIKH  via ROHRU (2800m) – 210km (7hrs by car)

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We drive from Shimla to Rohru via Theog and Jubbal. The drive is very scenic after Theog. Dhanwari is small village after Rohru. From Dhanwari, located on the right bank of the Pabbar River, the trail follows the river upstream through oak forests past Ambot and Diwedi villages to reach Janglikh. It has about 30 houses and small temple.

Day 01: JANGLIKH TO DAYARA THACH (3200m) 7h trek

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A level walk initially through the fields and then through dense pine forests. The ascend is generally steep . After passing a couple of meadows and dense forests we will finally land up in the beautiful  Dayara Thatch ..

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Dayara Thatch is recomended as one of the most beautiful camping sites in INDIA

Day 02: DAYARA THACH TO LITHUM THACH (3400m) 5h trek

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After spending a blissful night at the beautiful campsite at Dayara we proceed towards our next campsite at Lithum Thatch .. Lithum Thatch can be considered as the base for Chandranahan Lake Treks and Expeditions .

Day 03 :  Excursion to Chandranahan Lake

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Today we can rest at our campsite or go for a short excursion to Chandranahan Lake. This will also help us acclimatize to the high altitude.

Day 04: LITHAM TO NALABAINSH via DHUNDA (3500m) 8h trek

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Today we gain a considerable amount of Altitude .. The path passes through the meadows bundling with some steep ridges .Nalabainsh is a campsite very close to the Buruwa/ Buran Pass … One can have clear views and a close estimate Of the Pass from here .One can even start their Expedition to Gunass Pass  where the Gunass range lies just opposite to Nalabainsh Thatch.

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Day 05: NALABAINSH to PANIMUL via Buran Pass (1899m) 6h trek

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Today We start early for the Pass . From Nalabainsh its a steep thrilling Climb at exactly 15,000 ft .It is a narrow ledge on the top. The drop on the other side is sharp and steep. You descent. 

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Without the rope, the descent can be risky even with an ice axe. Getting down to the first snow field about 100 meteres below the pass is your first objective. Thereafter it is a series of descents over smaller ledges that you can slide down! Or we rapell..

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During Autumn in the absence of Snow we  will have to descend through lose gravel path … and pass through some glacial streams and Boulder prone Ridges .The view is enthralling .As we move ahead through the other side of the pass Kinnaur Kailash and its Fellow Ranges greets us .

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We descend towards our next campsite Panimul .

Day 06 : PANIMUL TO BURUWA  via MUNIRANG

Wake up Early morning to view the 1st rays of the sun falling on the peak of Kinnaur Kailash .

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After having breakfast we start our descend towards Buruwa through Buruwa Gad .

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The path passes through the meadows  a waterfall between  dense forest .

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And finally lands up in a village of Buruwa . Where our Trek ends .

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Vehicles or local homestays can be arranged by us at extra cost according to client preferences .

 

 

Inclusions:

  • Accommodation during the trek (camping  ie from Day 1 till Day 5)

  • Four times  meals a day – (all meals during the trek)

  • Trekking permits and forest camping charges

  • Services of an expert trek leader

  • Services of an expert trek team  (guides, cooks, helpers)

  • Transport from Rohru to Janglik

    Exclusions:

  • Transport to and from Rohru to nearest airport/railway station
  • Food during transit is not included (to and from the base camp)
  • Backpack offloading charges – .Charges are additional for offloading last minute, on slope. The backpack cannot weigh more than 9 kgs. No suitcases/strolleys/duffel bags will be allowed.
  • Personal expenses of any kind
  • Anything apart from the inclusions.
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Terms & Conditions

The trek fee includes all costs of the trek from the start of the trek  from Janglik to the end of the trek at Kharcham , Shimla

Backpack carrying: We expect all trekkers to carry their own backpacks

ON SPOT OFFLOADING If for some reason a trekker is unable to carry his or her backpack, while on the trek  then he/she can offload the same by paying an additional charge. as per charged by the porter to be hired on spot.
Part offloading is not allowed. Charges will vary for last minute on slope offloading. The backpack cannot weigh more than 9 kgs. No suitcases/strolleys/duffel bags will be allowed.
For any climatic changes or  unavoidable circumstances a buffer day may be provided. A minimal on spot fee would be collected from each of the trekkers.

The transport is arranged in shared cabs. Transport to and  from  Rohru   from the nearest airport/railway station can be arranged by us at an extra cost .Participants are expected to share the cost likewise.. We only arrange the vehicle pick up and drop.Hence we are not responsible for any issues during transport.
Drop out during trek: If for any reason a participant has to drop out from the trek on any day then we will  make arrangements for his/her return to the nearest road head. A staff will accompany the participant to the nearest road head.
 Fitness: A high altitude trek in the Himalayas requires considerable fitness.
Non-liability: We are not responsible for any loss/damage of your gears/equipment or other belongings on the trek.

Payment:  50 % payment  of the trek fee has to be done online through credit/debit card or net banking. Cheque/draft or cash is not accepted. Payment can be done only after you have received an email confirming your position on the trek. An email containing an account number that allows you to make the payment online will be sent to you . and within 12 hours of  your payment , A mail confirming your booking for the trek along with the list to carry  would be sent to you accordingly.

The rest of the payment should be paid in Cash on spot at arrival at base camp.
Drinking alchohol or any form of intoxication during the trek is strictly prohibited. If found flouting the rules, your participation on the trek will be cancelled with immediate effect.

Documents required:

  • 2 photocopy of photo id proof (Voter Icard, Passport, Adhaar card) .Carry the original ID while coming for the trek

CANCELLATION POLICY:
Cancellation before  20days to the start of the trek  – 75 % refund

Cancellation between 20days – 10days to the start of the trek ––50% refund.
Cancellation between 10days – 3days to the start of the trek – 25%refund
Cancellation less than 3 days to the start of the trek — no refund.

***Note:
The above mentioned package price is net, non commission able…b
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