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Kareri Lake Trail  
Is a high altitude, shallow, fresh water lake south of the Dhauladhar range approximately 9 km North West of Dharamshala in Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh. Its altitude is 3200 meters above the sea level. Kareri Lake is best known for being a trekking destination in the Dhauladhar. Snow melting from the Dhauladhar range serves as the source of the lake and a stream, Nyiund is the outflow. Since the source is fresh melting snow and the lake is shallow, water visibility is very high and in most places, the lake bed can be seen. Located at a distance of 33 km from Dharamshala and at an altitude of 1,983 meters above the sea level, Kareri village is set amidst beautiful settings.13 km from here lies the impressive Kareri lake 3,200 meters above the sea level amidst green meadows, oak and pine trees making it an idyllic spot to visit. Kareri Lake is named after the nearby gaddi village of Kareri, situated 9 km south east of the lake. The Kareri Lake is the third largest natural lake in the Dhauladhar region.

The lake is located in the North West Sector of the Dhauladhar range. The Dhauladhar region in Kangra, is a unique destination; 550 bird species, beautiful forests, home of Holy Highness the 14th Dalai Lama, diverse flora/fauna, historical and religious monuments, centre for Tibetan art and culture, 5000 Meter peaks, 14 Passes, and the home of the Gaddis, an indigenous tribe of Himachal Pradesh. Each day, gives you a different terrain, a different view and even different weather conditions!
 
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Itinerary Details
Day 01
» Depart New Delhi for Mcleodganj (526 kms/ 12hrs overnight journey)
» Reporting place: Inter State Bus Terminus.
» Board deluxe coach from Delhi (on seat sharing basis) around 2000hrs for Overnight journey to Mcleodganj.
(MEALS: OWN COST)
Kareri Lake Trail
Day 02 Mcleodganj
» Transfer the group to the Base camp in local jeeps.
» Welcome address by the Program Director followed by allotment of accommodation. We meet for breakfast in the mess room.
» Post breakfast, Time at leisure till lunch – option of playing volleyball, stroll in the forest etc
» Post lunch session: Adventure Activity on - Rock Climbing Wall, Obstacle Course
» Issue of rucksacks & utensils to the group with a lecture on rucksack packing
» Evening free for the group to stroll to Mcleodganj
» At soup time, enjoy an adventure movie before dinner
» Dinner
» Campfire
» Overnight in Dormitory
(MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER)

Day 03 Trek To Kerari Village
» Wake up tea at 5:30 a.m.
» Optional morning exercise at 6:15a.m.
» Breakfast at 6:45a.m.
» Group to fall in for departure at 7:15a.m.
» Departure of group at 7:30a.m. for trek to Kareri village
» The entire group would reach camp site latest by 2:00 p.m. by lunch time
» Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
Get A Free Quote » Post lunch, welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis
» Time free at leisure till 4:00p.m.
» Activity - leisure walk to the village
» Return back to the camp by evening tea time
» Soup time followed by dinner and campfire
» Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)
(MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER)

Day 04 Trek To Reuti
» Departure of group at 8:00a.m. for trek to Reuti Camp
» The entire group to reach camp site latest by 2:00 p.m. by lunch time
» Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
» Reuti is a small camp site split across the Nyuind River with just ankle deep water. A nice experience of wilderness camp in the forest.
» Post lunch, welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis
» Time free at leisure till 4:00p.m.
Kareri Lake Trail » Adventure activity – Rappelling
» Return back to the camp by evening tea time
» Soup time followed by dinner and campfire
» Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)
(MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER)

Day 05 Trek to Kareri Lake
» Departure of group at 9:00a.m. for trek to Kareri Lake Camp
» The entire group to reach camp site around 12:00 noon by lunch time
» Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
» Post lunch, welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis
» Time free at leisure till 4:00p.m.
» Activity – Exploring the high altitude lake and surroundings
» Return back to the camp by evening tea time
» Soup time followed by dinner and campfire
» Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)
(MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER)

Day 06 Height Gain / Snow & ICE Craft Near Kerari Lake
» Departure of group at 8:00a.m. for height gain above Kareri Lake Camp towards the glacier on the way to the Minkhiani Pass
» Adventure activity: Snow & Ice craft
» Return back to the camp
» Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served. Lunch to follow
» Time free at leisure
» Evening tea time
» Soup time followed by dinner and campfire
» Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)
Get A Free Quote (MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER)

Day 07 Trek to Harnala River Camp
» Departure of group at 8:00a.m. for descent trek to Harnala river camp
» The entire group would reach camp site around 2:00p.m. by lunch time
» Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
» Post lunch, welcome address by the camp leader and allotment of tents on sharing basis
» Time free at leisure till 4:00p.m.
» Adventure activity – River Crossing
» Return back to the camp by evening tea time
» Soup time followed by dinner and campfire
» Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)
(MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER)

Day 08 Trek to McLeodganj
» Departure of group at 8:00a.m. for descend trek to Mcleodganj via Ghera
» Reach Ghera in max 2:00 mins
Kareri Lake Trail » The entire group to reach Base Camp around 2:00p.m. by lunch time
» Rasna/ Lemonade on arrival to be served
» Allotment of tents at the Base Camp for the returning group.
» Post lunch, welcome address by Program Director and certificate giving ceremony
» Option of visiting Mcleodganj
» Overnight in tents (Group Sharing basis)
(MEALS: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER)

Day 09 Explore McLeodganj & Departure Day
» Groups to check out of the dormitory and deposit their luggage in the cloak room
» Breakfast at 7:00 a.m.
» Groups free to visit Mcleodganj
» Departure of the groups from afternoon for onwards journey. Groups connecting to trains leaving from Pathankot/ Chakkii Bank will be transferred according to the program. Groups departing for Delhi by overnight coach to depart by 1900hrs.
(MEALS: BREAKFAST)

Day 10 Arrive Delhi
» Groups to check out of the dormitory and deposit their luggage in the cloak room
» Breakfast at 7:00 a.m.
Get A Free Quote » Groups free to visit Mcleodganj
» Departure of the groups from afternoon for onwards journey. Groups connecting to trains leaving from Pathankot/ Chakkii Bank will be transferred according to the program. Groups departing for Delhi by overnight coach to depart by 1900hrs.
(MEALS: BREAKFAST)
Transfers from Delhi in a/c deluxe coach as per the itinerary. Transfers from Pathankot in a non a/c coach. Accommodation in tents on sharing basis, all meals as per itinerary, all camping and trekking equipment’s, guides and services of camp leaders.
 
» HOLIDAY MOODS reserves the right to increase the package price, change the number of days or trek route if the situation so desires due to unforeseen reasons.
» HOLIDAY MOODS reserves the right to reject any application.
» The package excludes any kind of personal expenses such as STD calls, laundry, and personal sightseeing or any such expenses that may arise due to unforeseen events like roadblocks due to landslides etc.
» All disputes subject to Delhi jurisdiction strictly.