Offbeat Himachal: A Journey Through Remote Himachal

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 08 Nights 09 Days      Himachal Pradesh

    Embark on an offbeat Himachal tour that takes you on a remarkable journey through hidden gems and breathtaking landscapes. Starting from Chandigarh, the adventure begins with a scenic drive to Nakrkanda, a lesser-known destination that offers serenity and natural beauty. From there, explore the picturesque village of Jibhi and immerse yourself in its tranquil surroundings. Discover the hidden gem of Soil, where you can escape the crowds and experience the raw charm of the mountains. Journey to the quaint village of Sethan and indulge in the simplicity of mountain life. Traverse through the scenic landscapes to reach Jispa, a riverside village that captivates with its stunning vistas and cultural richness. Next, immerse yourself in the vibrant ambiance of Kasol, known for its bohemian vibes and natural splendor. Finally, venture to the peaceful village of Kalga, where you can disconnect from the world and reconnect with nature. This offbeat Himachal tour promises to unveil the lesser-explored treasures of the region, allowing you to create unforgettable memories and forge a deeper connection with the pristine beauty of the Himalayas.

    The Route

    • Chandigarh to Narkanda 
    • Narkanda to Jibhi
    • Jibhi to Soil
    • Soil to Sethan
    • Sethan to Jispa
    • Jispa to Kasol
    • Kasol to Kalga 
    • Kalga to Chandigarh


    • Take a dip in the refreshing waters of the Jibhi Waterfall. 
    • Enjoy a picturesque riverside jungle hike
    • Explore the deepest and highest villages of Kullu valley.  
    • Step into the subtle Parvati valley to synchronize with the mountains.
    • Soak in the magnificent sights from the 360-degree viewpoint
    • Visit the Great Himalayan National Park which is also a UNESCO world heritage site

    Detailed Itinerary

    Drive from Chandigarh to Narkanda via Shimla

    • Start your journey for Narkanda with a visit to the Capital city of Himachal Pradesh.
    • Go for the temple visits around Narkanda
    • homestay for dinner and rest the night

    Narkanda to Jibhi via Jalori Pass ( 94km - 4 Hours Drive )

    • Have breakfast and set out for drive to Jibhi
    • Explore small town and Jalori Mata’s Temple on the way to Jibhi
    • Trek to the 360-degree viewpoint Jalori Pass
    • Head next to the Serolsar Lake
    • Hike to Jibhi Waterfall 
    • Enjoy dinner with a bonfire and stay overnight in Jibhi

    Jibhi to Tirthan Valley, Shangarh and hike to Vanvaas
    102km - 3 Hours Drive

    • Wake up early and enjoy breakfast to have a long day journey 
    • Visit Great Himalayan National Park
    • Drop off to Soil the oldest village of the kullu district and hike to Vanvaas 
    • Have dinner and stay in the last house of the Soil

    Explore Soil return to Vanvaas

    • Have breakfast into fresh atmosphere surrounded by apple farm
    • Hike to Crystal Waterfalls 
    • Explore Soil Village 
    • Stay and dinner at Vanvaas

    Vanvaas to Sethan

    • Have breakfast and leave for Sethan
    • Explore the heights village of Kullu Valley and try the different local cuisine of Sethan 
    • Go for the hike on many trails in Hamta Valley 
    • Dinner and stay in “The Wilderness Lodge”

    Drive from Sethan to Jispa
    107km - 3 Hours Drive

    • Have breakfast in front of huge Dhauladhar mountain range 
    • Head Jispa Visiting Manali mall road
    • Discover your favorite cafe of Old Manali 
    • Visit to Hadimba Mata Temple 
    • Reach Jispa for overnight stay and dinner

    Jispa to Kasol

    • Wake up early and have breakfast before leaving for Kasol
    • Hike for the Chalal village
    • Explore Kasol
    • Dinner and stay at Kasol

    Kasol to Kalga
    20km - 1 Hours Drive

    • Have breakfast and leave for Kalga.
    • Visit the famous Gurudwara of Manikaran and have a dip in the hot water spring.
    • Reach another small village of Parvati Valley and enjoy your last sunset in the mountains. 
    • Have dinner and stay at Kalga.

    Kalga to Chandigarh
    306km - 8:30 Hours Drive

    • Have a farewell morning with breakfast in the mountains 
    • Checkout and start your journey home.


    • Pick and drop from the Airport/Railway Station
    • Accommodation would be done in 4-star boutique stays
    • Meals: Breakfast and Dinner (Veg.) 
    • Experienced professional driver cum guide
    • First-aid medical kits


    • Any kind of personal expenses
    • Food during the transit
    • Insurance
    • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Price Includes”

    Additional Activities

    • If you want an adrenaline rush, then there are multiple options of paragliding and zip lining for you to choose from before or after the trek

    Items to Carry

    • Thermals- warm inner layer, vest, and leggings 
    • Socks 
    • Headgear- Balaclava/ Woolen Cap 
    • Base layer- Shirts 
    • Track pants/ Trekking pants 
    • Sweatshirt 
    • Sweater/ Jacket 
    • Muffler 
    • Undergarments
    • Torch
    • Whistle
    • Sunglasses
    • Comfortable Shoes
    • Water Bottle
    • Sunscreen
    • Medication- if any

    Note: We advise you to carry all the belongings in a rucksack so that it is easy to move around in case of any emergency.

    How to reach Manali

    • Delhi to Manali – Volvo Bus
    • Chandigarh to Manali – Volvo Bus
    • Delhi to Bhuntar – Flight (we’ll arrange for a pickup at the airport on request)

    *If you need any assistance with your travel bookings, let us know and we’ll be happy to help!


    Safety & Adventure Sports
    The most basic yet prominent principle of indulging in any adventure activity is to take all the necessary precautions for safety.
    We at Yoloo.Life, keep it all in account and ensure maximum safety measures to pre-plan the trip and minimize any kind of risk. We plan to mitigate the risk of high altitude-related problems by preparing and acclimatizing well and staying in comfort.
    We strongly suggest you keep yourself adequately hydrated- possibly double your water intake.

    • Ensure that you take all your medications along to avoid any health issues.
    • Inform your friends and family before you depart for the trip and let them know that this will be a ‘No-Network’ zone.

    We will be your point of contact throughout the entire trip. Our complete staff is trained and certified, including our wilderness first responders on the programs. So in any case, we will be there to help you out.