The Friendship Peak Trek which reaches 5,289 meters located in the Pir Panjal range of Himachal Pradesh, is one of the most popular trekking summits within the Indian Himalayan region. It is a dream for trekkers.
From the top, you can take in the stunning views from the Pir Panjal range framed by the Great Himalayan and Dhauladhar mountain ranges silver horizons. One of the most challenging treks includes The Friendship Peak Trek, thus those who plan to trek there should have plenty of experience in climbing up steep mountains.
It is believed that the Friendship Peak climb begins in Solang the valley, which has a 2,050m elevation and is just a few hours away from Manali. To climb to Bakarthach (3,050 meters) it is necessary to hike uphill from Solang following an idyllic valley and dense forest.
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Highlights of the Friendship Peak Trekking Tour
- The green valleys, the lush hills, and forests
- Optimal Season for Visiting Friendship Peak Trek.
- Mid-June to Mid-October
- July to June
- 12-20 degrees Celsius were the temperatures in the afternoon. The temperatures at night and in the evening ranged between (-2) to 6 deg.
- From October to September, 12 to 18 degrees Celsius was the temperature during the afternoon.
- The temperatures at night and in the evening ranged between (-6) to 4 deg.
Is the Friendship Peak Trek where?
A trip towards Friendship Peak, which is located in the Pir Panjal Range, at 5289 meters elevation is ideal for beginners and novice mountaineers. To reach Friendship mountain, located in the Beas Kund region, one must traverse glaciers and rough moraines, lush green valleys, and forests. The trek up to Friendship Peak starts in the Solang-Nala Valley and then travels through Bakarthach through a series of exhilarating ascents as well as descents.
If they have enough endurance and the appropriate instruction, even the least experienced climbers could take on the mountain known as one of the most simple climbs in the Himachal Pradesh highlands.
Trekking Friendship Peak (Detailed Itinerary)
Day 1: Delhi to Manali Other Amenities Meal
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AC When it gets to six in the evening Volvo leaves at 6 o’clock from the location of the meeting in Delhi. The trip will take you to Manali for 12-13 hours. You will travel on an AC Volvo in the evening.
Day 2: Tuesday, Manali
The lengthy, 12- to 13-hour ride in the Volvo will get tourists to Manali early in the morning. Visitors will be transferred to their hotel following their arrival. It is possible to go exploring Manali during this time. The hotel stays open in the evening.
Day 3 Manali To Solang Nala and returning in Bakerthach (3500 meters/11480 BMT)
This thrilling climb up Friend Peak will start with the trek along one of the most popular Himachal Pradesh trekking routes. A jeep will transport passengers into Solang Valley in the early morning to check-in. Following breakfast in the Guesthouse located in Solang Valley, you will pack your things into vans and head to Dundi which is where the trek starts. The walk will take you through Palchani Tach to Bakerthach on the third day. The rest of the day is used by trekkers to explore Bakerthach. In the camp of Bakerthach, there is a meal available.
The trekkers will start their journey towards Beas Kund, a sacred river located in Himachal Pradesh, after breakfast. Beas Kund has become a popular stopover for a variety of hiking trails which include Shitidhar, Ladakh, and Manali. Beas Kund Glacier Beas Kund Glacier is seen along the way when it leads to Base Camp. In the camp, meals and lunch will be served.
Day 5: A long day spent at Beas Kund Base Camp
After breakfast, visitors take part in a session of training during which they will be taught to operate the equipment. The instructors of this program will help make sure you are prepared for the snowy glaciers you could need to traverse in the next few days. Give yourself time to familiarize yourself with crampons, climbing boots, and harnesses. You’ll become comfortable with your equipment and can learn to stop falls on slopes.
Day 06: Advanced camp from Base camp
It will take you uphill for approximately 4-5 hours before reaching Advanced Base Camp following breakfast. The view from Advanced Base Camp is stunningly situated in the mountain ranges. The trekkers are preparing their gear as they enjoy the beauty that the mountains offer.
Day 07: Reserve for summit efforts in Bakarthach
The climb begins before dawn at 3 a.m. It is necessary to walk for about six hours to the top starting from your base camp. There will be numerous crevasses, glaciers, and snow peaks during this strenuous trek. The hikers should get to the top by nine in the morning if everything goes as planned. Visitors will enjoy a panoramic view of nearby mountains, towns such as Lahaul & Spiti, and Manali from the top of the mountain.
Return to Manali
Continue on the same trail back to the city. There is a chance to explore Manali following lunch. Be sure to check out Hadimba Vashisht’s hot springs or perhaps visit the Naggar Roerich art Gallery.
Day 09: Delhi and Manali
Tourists are welcome to wander around Manali for the remainder of their ninth day. It is the AC Volvo that will transport you back to Delhi and will arrive at the hotel by 4:45 pm. Volvo night travel.
The excitement of the Friends’ Peak trek is over upon the early morning arrival in Delhi.