Himachal Backpacking Trip to Manali Kasol Jibhi
Himachal Pradesh Backpacking trip itinerary includes some of the best locations to visit in Himachal such as Manali, Kasol, Jibhi. Wander through the curvy roads and take vibrant photos at every Insta-worthy location, while you experience Himachal Pradesh like you never did before.
Himachal Pradesh Tourism is crucial to the Himachal government as it is one of the major attractions of the state and as well a major contributor to the state’s economy and well-fare. There are a number of attractions in Himachal Pradesh such as Shimla, Manali, Dharamshala, Dalhousie, and much more.
Himachal has a strong takeaway from Tibetan culture and you would feel the strong presence of a deep-rooted Tibetan culture throughout the whole state. Also, Himachal Pradesh had provided shelter to the Tibetan refugees during the Tibetan uprising and there is a famous Dalai Lama temple in Mcleodganj, which had been visited quite a few times by Dalai Lama itself.
While Himachal is famous for its hill station and its tourist-friendly environment, each hill station itself has its own significance. Manali is famous for its adventure sports while Kasol is famous for its generous people and breathtaking views.
Apart from those, Jibhi, which is a major attraction and it’s mostly on everyone’s Himachal Backpacking Trip itinerary. Jibhi is the perfect place for a long nature walk or reading a book and drinking coffee while enjoying nature at its best.
The best time to visit Himachal Pradesh is during the months of March to June and September to February. During these months, the Himachal had already received heavy rainfall and the weather in Himachal return to its best state.
There are various places to visit in Himachal Pradesh and each one captures a different essence of the state. Famous places to visit in Manali are Hidimba Devi Temple and Manali Sanctuary while some of the famous places to visit in Tosh are the Temple Of Barshaini and the fairy forest.
The reasons you need to check out the Himachal Pradesh Backpacking trip in 2021 are far more than many but if you still got doubts then let us clear them up while you are on a Backpacking trip to Himachal Pradesh with Justwravel.
1st Day: Delhi to Manali | Overnight Journey
2nd Day: Manali Arrival | Manali Sightseeing Tour | Day at Leisure
3rd Day: Solang Valley Tour
4th Day: Manali to Kasol | Chalal Trek | Kasol Sightseeing
5th Day: Kasol to Jibhi | Jibhi Leisure Day
6th Day: Jibhi to Jalori pass to Sirolsar Lake | Bhuntar/Aut to Delhi | Overnight Journey
7th Day: Delhi Arrival | Tour Ends
Delhi to Delhi:
|Triple Occupancy||14500 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||16000 / Person|
Itinerary (Delhi to Delhi)
1st Day : Delhi to Manali | Overnight Journey
- The group assembles at the pick-up point by 06:00 PM.
- We'll meet the team captains and a small tour briefing would also be provided.
- After which, we’ll head out on an overnight journey to Manali.
*The pick up point would be Rajouri Garden or RK Ashram or Majnu Ka Tila (tentative).
2nd Day : Manali Arrival | Manali Sightseeing Tour | Day at Leisure
- We'll reach Manali in the morning.
- Post-check-in, we'll move out for Manali Sightseeing Tour, which will include visiting Hadimba Temple, Mall Road, and Cafe hopping.
- Dinner will be served in the evening followed by an overnight stay in Manali.
3rd Day : Solang Valley Tour
- After an early breakfast, we'll head out for Solang Valley.
- On reaching Solang Valley, we can enjoy winter adventure activities such as skiing, parachuting, paragliding, trekking, mountaineering, ATV Ride, Zipline, and more. (personal expense)
- Dinner will be served in the evening followed by an overnight stay in Manali.
4th Day : Manali to Kasol | Chalal Trek | Kasol Sightseeing
- Post breakfast, we'll head out for Kasol.
- We'll reach our destination late in the afternoon.
- Post-Check-in, we'll head out for Chalal Trek.
- Dinner will be served in the evening followed by an overnight stay in Kasol.
5th Day : Kasol to Jibhi | Jibhi Leisure Day
- Post breakfast, we'll move out from Kasol and head towards Jibhi.
- Midway through our journey, we'll visit Manikaran.
- On reaching Jibhi, first, we'll check into our accommodation.
- Dinner will be served in the evening followed by an overnight stay in Jibhi.
6th Day : Jibhi to Jalori pass to Sirolsar Lake | Bhuntar/Aut to Delhi | Overnight Journey
- After having an early breakfast, we'll move out for the Jalori Pass and do the small trek to Sirolsar Lake.
- Finally, we'll end the day by heading out for Bhuntar/Aut and board an overnight bus for Delhi from there.
7th Day : Delhi Arrival | Tour Ends
- We'll reach Delhi early in the morning.
- The group will disband here.
- The Himachal Backpacking Tour ends here.
Bus tickets from Delhi to Manali and return.
Transporation in Tempo Traveller during the journey.
Accommodations on sharing basis as per itinerary.
Meal Plan: MAP (Breakfast+ Dinner, starting from Day 02 Dinner till Day 06 Breakfast)
Trip Lead will be present at all times during the tour.
All kinds of Permits
First Aid Kits
Early check-in at the hotel.
Any additional expenses such as of personal nature.
Additional accommodation/food costs incurred due to any delay travel.
Any lunch and other meals not mentioned in Package Inclusions.
Any Airfare / Rail fare other than what is mentioned in “Inclusions” or any type of transportation from Manali or Srinagar.
Parking and monument entry fees during sightseeing.
Additional Costs due to Flight Cancellations, Landslides, Roadblocks, and other natural calamities.
Any other services not specified above in inclusions.
Visit Rohtang Pass is not covered in the package price.
No cancellations will be taken over the call or WhatsApp message. Please reply to the email of the payment receipt that you have received at the time of booking regarding the cancellation.
Free Cancellation up to 60 days before the departure date (Booking amount is non-refundable)
If you're canceling the trip and opting for a refund within 59 days to 45 days of the Departure Date then only 10% of the total trip cost (calculated after subtracting the booking amount) along with the booking amount (non-refundable) will be charged as a cancellation fee and remaining sum would be refunded.
If you're canceling the trip and opting for a refund within 44 Days to 30 Days of the Departure Date then only 25% of the total trip cost (calculated after subtracting the booking amount) along with the booking amount (non-refundable) will be charged as a cancellation fee and remaining sum would be refunded.
If you're canceling the trip and opting for a refund within 29 Days to 15 Days of the Departure Date then only 50% of the total trip cost (calculated after subtracting the booking amount) along with the booking amount (non-refundable) will be charged as a cancellation fee and remaining sum would be refunded.
If you're canceling the trip and opting for a refund within15 Days to 8 Days of the Departure Date then only 75% of the total trip cost (calculated after subtracting the booking amount) along with the booking amount (non-refundable) will be charged as a cancellation fee and remaining sum would be refunded.
If you're canceling the trip and opting for a refund within 7 Days from the Departure Date then 100% of the total trip cost (calculated after subtracting the booking amount) along with the booking amount (non-refundable) will be charged as a cancellation fee and remaining sum would be refunded.
You are not applicable for a refund if you fail to show up on the day of departure under the given timeline that has been provided to you beforehand.
There would be no refund provided in case there occur some problems due to government orders, harsh weather conditions, protests, landslides, or any other unforeseen circumstances. On the occasion of any such happenings, we have a backup plan ready most of the time and we'll be moving onto that. There are times when we would have to cancel some activities mentioned in the itinerary but it's only due to the reason that we would be bound by a circumstance that is not in our control.
If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh, etc.) then the participants would be provided with a travel voucher for the same amount that can be used within 365 days of the issuance date for any package worth the same amount.
If a trek/trip has to be aborted midway due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh, etc.). In that case, no refund would be provided.
JustWravel will not bear any extra expense due to any natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh, etc.).
Cancellations policy differs for popular destinations and also during peak season, kindly confirm with your operator once.
Things To Pack
Down Jacket /Main Jacket
Thermals (Upper & Lower)
Running Shoes/ Outdoor Shoes
Medicines (Diamox – to reduce chances of AMS)
First Aid Kit
Documents – ID (Driver’s License, AADHAR Card, Voter ID :: Passport and Visa copy for Foreign Nationals)
Mobile Charger / Travel Charger
After selecting the trip, you can book by clicking on the book now button or you can contact us and we will guide you in booking.
When a booking is made, a confirmation would be sent to you via email, which would include your payment receipt and travel details.
Yes, definitely it is, the safety of girls is most important for us. All our guides and other staff are carefully chosen for trips. They are honest and reliable but we also advise you to take care of your personal belongings.
All our trips are led by professional trip coordinators who have a good experience in leading groups.
Usually, we take a maximum of 11 people in one group. We believe bigger groups have less fun and less coordination so that’s why we prefer smaller groups.
You will be staying at Hotel in Manali, Swiss/ Deluxe camps in Kasol & Jibhi and Homestay in Tosh.
All the treks are of beginner’s level as we don’t want to make you tired.
We always recommend that you carry your rucksack because it helps in maintaining your body posture.
We will be using a tempo traveler for local transport & Ac Volvo bus for Delhi to Manali and return.
The weather will be cold and it’s highly advisable to wear thermals & proper winter clothing.
There are certain items that you need to carry on the trip. Here is the list:
Running Shoes/ Trekking Shoes
Documents -ID(Driver’s License, AADHAR Card, Voter ID :: Passport and Visa copy for Foreign Nationals)
First Aid Kit
Tosh is a small village situated in Himachal Pradesh where trekking is the most popular adventure which you can try.
The best place to get a view of mountains is Jalori Pass, which is located at a distance of 12 km from Jibhi. This is a beautiful place where you can get dislodged in nature.
Tosh is a small village in Parvati valley and is located at a distance of 21 Km from Kasol.
Jibhi is one of the hidden gems of Himachal. It is located in Banjar Valley of Himachal Pradesh. It is located at a distance of about 100 kilometers from Manali and 70 kilometers from Mandi. The place is best known for its natural beauty and serves as a base to explore the rest of Banjar and Tirthan Valleys.
Kasol is famous for its unique and interesting culture, good quality Continental and Israeli food, crystal-clear mountain streams, and the charming sylvan hills.
Snow in Manali is available from November till mid-May. However, the availability of snow totally depends on weather conditions and the quantity of snowfall during winter
October to February is the winter season and is considered to be the best time to visit Himachal if you love the cold breeze and January is best to enjoy the chilly pleasure of snowfall. Temp might drop to below 0 degrees celsius.
Also during the Summer months of April, May, and June, but you won't be able to see snow during this month.
We provide nutritious and healthy food during the trip. We always serve Indian vegetarian food.
Yes, we can customize any trip as per your needs and as per the feasibility.
Yes, it is advisable that you carry your own medication on the trip.
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