An Overview

The trek to Bhrigu Lake (4,270 m) is a spiritual trek in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh. The best time for this trek best is in the months of Mid-April to Mid-November. Manali is the nearest town from the base camp. The length of this trek is 13 km one way, and the entire hike up to the lake offers enchanting views of the Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas. The lake is located to the east of Rohtang Pass and is named after Maharishi Bhrigu. Legend has it that the sage used to meditate near the lake and hence it has been rendered sacred. The locals believe that due to its spiritual nature, the lake never freezes completely. The remarkable thing about this trek is that one can reach an impressive altitude of 14,000 feet and experience snow just on the second day of trekking! To add to that, the camping grounds at Rola Kholi and Pandu Ropa offer dream-like views to wake up to. The trail guarantees jaw-dropping views of Kullu Valley, which becomes prettier and prettier as you rise. On a clear day, one can catch a beautiful panoramic view of Pir Panjal Range and Dhauladhar ranges.One can also witness Mt. Hanuman Tibba (5,928 m), Deo Tibba (6,001 m) and Indrasan (6,221 m) from here.


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4,270 m/14,009 feet

Trek Length

13 km

(one way)



Difficulty Level


Best Season

Mid-April to Mid-November

Bhrigu Lake Trek Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival in Manali. Briefing and night stay in Manali.
Day 2
Early morning drive from Manali to Gulaba of about an hour. Then trek commencement from Gulaba towards Rola Khuli. Briefing about the mountain ranges and night stay in Rola khuli in tents.
Day 3
An early morning trek from Rola Khuli towards Bhrigu Lake. After reaching Bhrigu lake, briefing about the place and about the ranges visible from nearby. Bonfire, chat session and night stay in tents.
Day 4
Morning descent from Bhrigu lake to Gulaba and then drive from Gulaba to Manali. Departure from Manali.
Day 5 (Optional with extra cost)
After night stay in Manali on day 3, there will be a briefing and exploration of places around Manali (Vashisht hot water springs, Jogini waterfall trek, Nehru kund, Old Manali, Hadimba Devi Temple) on day 4 and finally departure in the evening.

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Accommodation, activities, and meals included in the trip.

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The number of Days and sightseeing to Vashisht hot water springs, Jogini waterfall trek, Nehru kund, Old Manali, Hadimba Devi Temple, Beas kund, Rohtang La etc. and other nearby places can be added to the trek at an additional cost. Sightseeing to these places can be arranged depending on the road conditions during that time.