Ilaqa Pass, also called as Ilaqa got or Ilaqa glacier is a mountain pass situated at an altitude of 3500 meters above the sea level. The pass can be reached by doing a moderate trek of 15 km which starts from a suburb of Dharamshala, Mcleodganj. The views from the pass are beautiful.
Day 0: Delhi to Mcleodganj
Day 1: Arrive Mcleodganj and Trek to Triund
Day 2: Trek to Ilaqa Pass
Day 3: Trek down to Mcleodganj and departure for Delhi.
*Reach Delhi next day in the morning.
Delhi to Mcleodganj
Gather at Akshardham metro station / ISBT Kashmere Gate and start your journey towards Dhauladhars. Mcleodganj is 510 km from Delhi. It takes around 12 hours to reach there. We pass through Murthal, Karnal, Ambala, Nangal, Kangra and Dharamsala.
Arrive at Mcleodganj and Trek to Triund
Reach Mcleodganj and have breakfast at the Mcleodganj main chowk. Apart from trekking, Mcleodganj is also called foodie’s paradise. There are so many options to eat and drink. After the breakfast, we will start our trek to Triund, which is situated at an altitude of 2875 meters. The trek distance is 9 km. The trail is easy except some stretches which are a little bit steep. It takes around 6 hours to complete the trek. Reach the top and enjoy the great views of Dhauladhar ranges and Kangra valley.
Dinner and overnight stay in dome tents.
Trek to Ilaqa Pass
Wake up early as we will trek further to Ilaqa Pass. Ilaqa Pass is around 6 km from Triund. The total trek distance that we will cover on the day is 12 km. First we will trek up to snowline café situated at a height of 3200 meters. Snowline café is 3 km from Triund. After a short break, we will continue our trek up to Ilaqa Pass. Enjoy the views of valley and glaciers.
Later we will trek down to Triund. Dinner and overnight stay in tents at Triund.
Trek down to Mcleodganj and departure for Delhi
Today we will trek down to Mcleodganj. The descent will be through the same route. It would take around 3-4 hours and our trek will get ended. If time permits, we can explore Mcleodganj. We will leave for Delhi by the evening.
*We will Reach Delhi next day in the morning.
Transport Delhi to Delhi
Room for Freshen Up in McleodGanj
Accommodation at Camps
2 Breakfast, 2 Packed Lunch and 2 Dinner during the stay and trek
Guides during trek
Any Entry Fees
Vehicle type: Tempo Traveler / Taxi
Driver Allowances, toll taxes, parking, state taxes.
All Applicable Taxes
Any meals during travel from New Delhi to McLeodganj and vice versa.
Any expenses for optional activities or tickets, unless quoted in Inclusions.
Insurance, Items of personal nature like porterage, tips, laundry etc
Any additional expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like cancellation / roadblocks/landslides/ strike or any other natural causes out of human control or any emergency evacuation expenses.