Kheer Ganga In Kasol
Trek through the lush green paradise of Kheer Ganga in Kasol
Rated 4.20/5 ( based on 9417 reviews )
Best time to visit
Oct - Jun
Ideal for friends
Kheerganga Trek, Kasol (Himachal Pradesh)
KheerGanga in Kasol is a beautiful, frothy-white mountain river. It falls from high up in the mountains, and the only way to reach it is via a short but arduous trek. The Kheer Ganga Trek is famed all over the country, with trekking enthusiasts raving about the beauty of it. The trek roughly is of no more than 12 kms, and can be covered in no more than 5 or 6 hours if you take only a couple of short breaks. People who have frequent trekking experience can easily reach KheerGanga and then return the same day, but for those who have the time and would like to relax for a little while before returning, there is the option of staying at the camp at KheerGanga for the night and return in the morning. You can carry your own tent or hire some from the guides at the lodge at the summit.
History of Kheerganga
Kheerganga in Kasol has rich mythological history attached to it. It is believed that during the Satyug period, kheer emerged out of the Ganga river with the blessings of Lord Shiva and Parvati. Later, on arrival of the Kalyug period, Parshuram stopped the flowing of kheer and converted it into the hot spring. Today also, milk-like particles can be seen flowing in the river and it is believed that the hot water of the river is rich in minerals which can cure various skin and stomach diseases.
Trekking Route to Kheerganga
Kheerganga is one of the most scenic treks in India. There is a variety of flora that can be witnessed on the trails which looks heavenly beautiful. The trek to Kheerganga starts from Barshaini. There are two options from Barshaini which leads to Kheerganga trek, one is through Kalga and other is through Shiva Temple. One can find immense greenery on either side of the trekking trails. Small wooden houses can also be seen as you go along the trekking trails. One can witness the streams of water throughout the trek, the sound of which is very soothing and relaxing. On reaching Kheerganga in Kasol, one can just relax in the hot water springs here and can also enjoy camping.
Camping in Kheerganga
A paradise in true sense for nature lovers, Kheerganga is one of the best places to relax and unwind. Decked with interesting rocks, milky waters, and white snow, hot springs, and historical spots, including Rudra Naag Waterfall, Shiv Temple, and others, here is your chance to have a remarkable experience while enjoying camping in Kheerganga. Tiring though the trip might be, in the end it seems worth it because of the amazing views that the summit offers. Imagine a lush green paradise, with snow-covered peaks in the distance and huge towering rock faces covering you from all sides, and meadows full of wildflowers, and you will get an idea of the beauty of KheerGanga in Kasol.
Unlimited Choices. Trusted Agents. Best Prices. Happy Memories.
Places To Visit In Kasol
Let the experts guide you to the best of this mesmerizing destinationView All
Kheer Ganga in Kasol
KheerGanga in Kasol is a beautiful, frothy-white mountain river. It falls from high up in the mountains, and the only way to reach it is via a short but arduous trek. The Kheer Ganga Trek is famed all over the country, with trekking enthusiasts raving about the beauty of it. The trek roughly is of no more than 12 kms, and c...
Manikaran Sahib in Kasol
Visit one of Kasol’s topmost destinations, Manikaran Sahib, that is filled with green landscapes, scenic sights and religious spots. From therapeutic hot springs to gurdwaras and temples as well as beautiful trekking spots, there is plenty to keep you busy here. In fact the Gurdwara here is renowned as the site where Lord S...
- Religious sites
Parvati River In Kasol
Visit one of Kasol’s most famous tourist spots, the Parvati River where the pristine waters and the surrounding lush environs make for some scenic sights. This is one of Himachal’s most treasured natural spots and is supposed to have originated from the Mantalai glacier. The surrounding valley is also a scenic sight with sn...
Tosh In Kasol
Travel to one of Himachal’s gems, the snow-clad mountainous landscapes of the Tosh village where the breathtaking views and lush surroundings will enchant you. A number of foreign and local travelers can be seen trekking through the valley, smoking good quality hashish and savoring some local delicacies. Trek through the gr...
- Nature walks
Malana in Kasol
Malana is a small village in Himachal Pradesh, which is famous for its beautiful views and the ample availability of marijuana. The trek that takes you to Malana is one of the best in the state and offers an immense chance to enjoy the natural beauty that surrounds you from all sides. The village is completely isolated from...
Things To Do In Kasol
Your list of the best things to do, compiled on the basis of actual traveler experiencesView All
Try Israeli food in Kasol
Kasol is sometimes referred to as Mini Israel, due to the presence of several Israelis in the town, who end up staying more than a few weeks, if not months. Catering to their tastes, most of the cafés in the town of Kasol and nearby offer some great authentic dishes from Israel, perfected over the past several years to tast...
- Unlimited Fun
Take a long walk to Malana or Tosh
Starting from the village of Jari in Himachal, Malana village trek is a 4-kilometer long trail that takes you to one of the oldest villages in India. When you go visit the mountains, if there is one thing that you must do, is to take a long walk on the narrow winding paths that cut into the hearts of the hills. Travelers vi...
- Road Trip
Our experts would love to create a package just for you!
Fill in your requirements here >
Fastest Growing Holiday Marketplace
Easy, Secure & Reliable
Kasol Tour Packages
Read on to find out why our customers love us!
Varsha's 6 days trip to Kasol
Aarif's 5 days trip to Kasol
Rajruler's 6 days trip to Kasol
Sandeep's 5 days trip to Kasol
Sachin's 4 days trip to Kasol
Jayanta's 6 days trip to Kasol
Sonal's 4 days trip to Kasol
Manoj's 6 days trip to Kasol
Samvidr's 7 days trip to Kasol
Kalyani's 5 days trip to Kasol
Want best packages handpicked just for you?
Fill the form and get a callback from our holiday experts
FAQ's of Kasol
Read on to find out why our customers love us!
Where is Kheer Ganga?
The Kheer Ganga Hot Water Springs are located near Kasol. You can reach it by trekking to the point.
Can one go swimming in the Kheer Ganga?
You can soak in the Kheer Ganga Hot Water Spring. They are not deep enouhg for a comfortable swim.
Is watersports available on Kheer Ganga?
There is no watersports available at the Kheer Ganga Hot Water Spring.
How far is Kheerganga from Kasol?
With a distance of about 23 km from Kasol downtown, you can reach Kheerganga while driving for about 5 to 6 hours via Barshaini.
Is Kheerganga trek difficult?
As most of the track goes through lush forests and it is muddy also, it means the trek to Kheerganga is full of mud and shade, which makes it a little dangerous, or say, difficult.
Is there mobile network in Kheerganga?
Though, Kheerganga has mobile network connectivity, and you might find the networks of BSNL there, but it is recommended to make important calls before you start the trek.
How It Works
Personalise This Package
Make changes as per your travel plan & submit the request.
Get Multiple Quotes
Connect with top 3 agents, compare quotes & customize further.
Book The Best Deal
Pay in easy installments & get ready to enjoy your holiday.