Triund-Laka Glacier- Family Trekking
Triund – Laka Glacier Trek
Takeover Point: Delhi / Jalandhar
Maximum Elevation: 3250m
Region: Macleod Ganj
Grade : Easy
Duration: 5-7 Days
Standard Trekking Plan
Most scenic, enjoyable, easy to approach and a chance to see Tibetan Buddhist culture.
Day 1: Travel by train From Delhi to Jalandhar and then by Jeep/Car to Macleod Ganj. Night camp at Eagles Crest.
Day 2: Trek to Triund- a easy trail among pine forest of Dhauladhar range. Triund is famous for it’s caves which are used by people who meditate there.
Day 3: Rest Day
Day 4: Trek to Laka Glacier, A high altitude pasteur.( This is optional-only if one wishes to go to higher elevations.)
Day 5:Back to Macleod Ganj and visiting H.H.H. Dalai Lama’s monastery -evening bus for Delhi/Chandigarh.
Importance: Easy and scenic, one of the most enjoyable and cheap option.
Student Camping: Triund ridge is used bu http://www.himadventures.net for providing school/college students a feel of nature and various camping activities. Certified instructors conduct classes and provide useful demos of various techniques. A Short term rock climbing course is also introduced for students.
Spiritual Camping: Most tourists from Europe are interested in pollution free enviornment of Himalayas where they can relax and meditate. http://www.himadventures.net provides infrastructure for Yoga and meditation for them.