Trek to Yullakanda (3,895m) is a spiritual trek in Rora valley, Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh . Yullakanda trek best time is in the month of Mid-May to Mid-October. Urni is the nearest village from the base camp. Yulla Kanda trek length is 11 km . Yullakanda trekking offers enchanting view. It is home to an ancient Krishna Temple located inside the lake. The holy lake is believed to be made by Pandavas during their exile. Yulla Kanda trekking starts from YullaKhas, a small village located on the slope of hills. YullaKhas is 3km from Urni Village. Total trek to reach Yulla Lake is of 11km, which goes through the dense forest, then into the meadows, and finally towards the holy lake. People from all over Kinnaur and other parts of Himachal Pradesh visit this holy lake during Janmashtami festival to celebrate the birth of Lord Krishna. People from Kalpa and Pangi village go through arduous trek via Kashang Pass (4,800m) to reach this lake. One can also approach Kafnu village via Listigarang Pass (4,680m) located towards North-West of Yulla lake. From Kafnu one can further continue the trek towards Bhabhi Pass, a gateway from Kinnaur to Spiti. An hour trek towards the North-East of Yulla Lake will take you to Rora Kanda (3,900m), where one can do the overnight camping with the breathtaking view of passes around. On a clear sunny bright day, one can also witness Buran Pass from Yulla. Buran pass is the gateway to Chandernahan Lakes, which is the source of Pabbar river flowing through Rohru and finally which gets merged with Yamuna river. To have the beautiful experience of Yulla, one can visit this place in June when it's full of snow and mesmerizing beauty all around.
Arrival in Shimla. Briefing about the trek, dinner and night stay in Shimla.Day 2:
After breakfast, an early morning drive towards Tapri and then to YullaKhas (village). Trek towards the meadow. Briefing about the location and the ranges visible from there. Bonfire, dinner, night stay in tents.Day 3:
After breakfast, trek commencement towards Yulla Kanda Lake. Briefing about the lake, passes, and peaks visible from there. After spending an hour near the lake, descent back towards the meadow for lunch. Stargazing, dinner, and night stay in tents.Day 4:
Early morning descent towards YullaKhas and drive back to Shimla. (Night stay in Shimla would be arranged if required by you)