Chanshal peak (14,830 ft/ 4520mtrs) is the highest peak in the Shimla district. The Chanshal pass is accessible by road from May to November. Lake is only 8kms from the Chanshal top. The trek is a short trek of only 4 days. If you are a first-time trekker then Chanshal Lake Trek is ideal for you. It is almost a straight trek of 8kms with few slopes.
The trek starts from Chanshal Pass itself. It is truly a heaven for nature lovers.
Arrival at Shimla. Departure for Chanshal from Shimla by our cabs( 6am).
The journey to Chanshal will take around 9-10 hours.
After briefing, camp overnight at Chanshal Pass.
The day ends with the bonefire after dinner.
Start leisurely, enjoy the sunrise.
One can explore the surroundings. The place is full of picturesque locations making it a photographer’s delight.
After breakfast trek towards Saru lake.
The trek starts from Chanshal Pass and passes through beautiful meadows.
It’s an easy trek, takes around 4-5 hours to reach Chanshal Lake/Saru Lake.
Lunch and night stay nearby Saru Lake.
Don’t miss the sunset.
After breakfast trek back to Chanshal Pass.
Lunch at Chanshal Pass.
After lunch trek to Chanshal Top, it takes around 1 hour.
Chanshal Top is one of the best sunset spot, enjoy the sunset.
Descent down to the camp site.
The day ends with the bonefire and dinner
After breakfast drive back to Shimla.
Trip ends here