Himachal Pradesh is a heaven for every nature lover as it’s the home to several holy shrines, snow-capped mountains, beautiful valleys, and beautiful monasteries. The state is well known for its climbing, skiing, and trekking locations.
Himachal Pradesh has so many remarkable treks, among which “The Bhrigu Lake Trek” is very renowned for so many reasons but one thing which is unbelievable in this trek is you can climb 4300 m or 14,000 ft. and see the mesmerizing views in just 3 to 4 days wherein other Himalayan treks need more than 5 days to witness such a great view.
Bhrigu Lake is an oval-shaped alpine lake 14,000 ft above sea level situated in the Himalayan Alpine region of the Kullu district in Himachal Pradesh. Bhrigu Lake got its significance when Maharishi Bhrigu, one of the Saptarishis, traveled to the Himalayan region and sat near this lake to perform meditation. Apart from Righi Bhrigu, many other Himalayan rishis have bathed there and due to which it is also known as the “Pool Of Gods” The trek starts at Manali, Himachal Pradesh. The estimated Bhrigu lake trek distance is 25 kilometers.
Bhrigu Lake Trek Sightseeing
- Ladakhi Peak
- Shitidhar Peak
- Hanuman Tibba (peak)
- Deo Tibba
- Chor Nallah and Kohli Nallah
- Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges
- How To Reach Bhrigu Lake Trek
Reach Manali by
Air: Kullu-Manali Airport, IATA Code: KUU (Bhuntar Airport)/ Chandigarh International Airport, IATA Code: IXC
Rail: Pathankot Railway Station, from where you can get direct buses to Manali which will be 300 km.
Bus: Chandigarh to Manali (Apprx. 10 hrs)/ Delhi to Manali (Apprx. 14 hrs)
Best Time To Do Bhrigu Lake Trek
The Bhrigu Lake trek can be done from Mid-May to October but, avoid monsoon months where the chances of landslides and other natural disasters is quite high.
Bhrigu Lake Trek Cost
INR 4,000/- to INR 7,000/- Apprx. Per person
Easy to Moderate. (Beginners having physical fitness can easily do this trek)
Conclusion: Get set Go! Whether you are a beginner or a professional trekker you must experience the Bhrigu Lake trek and witness its mystical color changing quality with every changing season, sometimes Emerald green, sometimes Pretty blue, and so on.