The Bhrigu Lake Trek is a high-level alpine lake that is located at an elevation of about 4300m above the sea level in Manali , Himanchal Pradesh. This lake trek is also considered as Pool of God .It is believed that Maharishi (Saint) Bhrigu of Saptarishi fame had meditated on bank of this secluded and pristine lake. The shallow lake remains frozen for more than half of the yea. r. This beautiful trek is located in the eastern side of the famous Rohtang Pass Manali. This trek introduces you to the magical beauty of Himachal Pradesh and its towering peaks.
The breathtaking views of Seven Sister Peaks or Deo Tibba and Hanuman Tibba, the outstretched Pir Panjal ranges, the rich line of oak and cedar forests, fascinating green lush meadows, enthralling carpeted alpine flooring or the gushing streams along the meandering trails, the scenic vistas of the region is absolutely captivating which also makes the trekking experience overwhelming. With good luck one can also rejoice the sight of Himalayan Monal, Snow Cocks and the beautiful pheasants.
When you finally reach your destination, captivating views of the azure blue waters of the lake cradling in the lap of snow-laden peaks, embrace you with the open arms. The beauty of the scenery gets beyond words when the sunrays falling on the shimmering waters of the lake turn it in different hues with each passing moment.
One of the most beautiful treks in the Manali region, Bhrigu Lake trek, undoubtedly, gives you the most satisfying trekking experiences of your lifetime.
Arrive in Manali on your own and report at the base camp near Old Manali. After resting for a while, go out for an acclimatization walk and explore the bustling alleyways of Manali. Manali is a popular destination for adventure travelers so there are several shops where you can buy/rent trekking gear/equipment. Later, you will be briefed by the trek leaders during the orientation session. Stay overnight at the campsite.
Today, you will start this Himalayan expedition. After getting breakfast, you will drive to Kulang, which is the starting point of the trek. After reaching, you will begin the nature hike, passing through beautiful pathways overlooking gigantic mountains. You will get enticing views that might lure you to click dozens of pictures. Don’t forget to carry your camera for the Instagram feed. On reaching Moridogu, you can rest in your allotted camp. Later, you will be served with a delicious dinner. Post dinner, you can choose to sleep or enjoy the night with campers. Stay overnight.
As soon as the sun peeps out, you will start the day early. Post breakfast, the trekking towards Bhrigu Lake will begin. The duration is approx. 3 hours and on the way you will take a halt to savor the packed lunch by the lake side. Please follow leave to trace policy, as keeping the environment pristine is one of our principles. After trekking for a while, you will reach the Bhrigu lake. As per the ancient text, Rishi Bhrigu meditated here and used to take bath in the holy water. After spending some time here, we will descend to Moridogu campsite and relax for the rest of the day.
You will start the last day trek with a descent to Kulang. The trek is easy as it has a moderate descent throughout and will take around 3 hours to complete. On reaching, you will take a ride to Manali and then depart from Manali bus stand.