Shrikhand Mahadev Trekking
Shrikhand Mahadev Yatra (5,186 m) is a spiritual yatra in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh . Trekatribe offers trekking to this awakening trek in the month of June-September. Shrikhand Mahadev Trek length is 64 km and is one of the high altitude treks in Himachal. Shrikhand Kailash is one of the abodes of Lord Shiva and the trek to the Kinner Kailash starts from Jaon village. Before starting this Spiritual Journey we must go to Goddess Kali Temple situated at Jaon to receive the blessings from Maa Kali. From Jaon we will start our journey and will walk 3 km to reach Singhad, the first Basecamp where Langar Suvidha (Free meal service) is available, then from there we will climb 12km straight uphill stretch to Thaachru also Known as 'Dandi ki Dhaar' because of its elevation angle of almost 70 degrees. From here, one gets to see lush green Deodar trees & streams while moving towards Thaachru. After Thaachru, we will ascend towards Kali Ghati and further towards Bheem Dwar via Kunsa Valley. Then an amazing journey follows from Bheem Dwar to the top. From the top, one can witness beautiful Himalayan ranges and mesmerizing cloud formations all around. Towards the north one can witness the virgin peak known as Kartikey peak. The whole family of Lord Shiva in one or other form resides on top of the Shrikhand Kailash. The whole journey is breathtaking with stunning views all around throughout the trek. The journey has variable terrains throughout the trek, starting from dense forests in Jaon, Singhad to beautiful meadows in Kunsa Valley, Bheem Dwar then crossing of glaciers and finally small boulders trek to reach to the top of Shrikhand Kailash to receive blessings from Lord Shiva. There is one more trek of 32 km to reach to the top which stars from Phancha, a village located in Jeori, Rampur, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
Quick Facts About Shrikhand Mahadev Trek
- Shrikhand Kailash located at 5186m is one of the toughest pilgrimages in India. It’s 32 km one-way trek with variable terrain throughout the Trek.
- On top, there is a 72 feet pinnacle of rock that is vertically standing there and is called Shivling of the Kailash.
- During monsoon, one can witness the beautiful plant of the Himalayas known as Brahma Kamal which disperses the magnificent fragrance all around the Kailash
- Parvati Bagh, the Flower hill has many beautiful flowers all around and most are the Himalayan medicinal herbs which have different healing properties.
Shrikhand Mahadev Trek Itinerary
Shrikhand Mahadev Trek Gallery
Explore Shrikhand Mahadev Gallery, one of the most breath-taking high altitude treks of Himachal. Shrikhand Mahadev images are fascinating. Shrikhand Mahadev is situated at an altitude of 5186m meters in Himalayan ranges of Kullu district. Preview the spellbound beauty & well-organized pictures of this ever-changing trek.