Waichin Valley

2 Days

Treknical Details

  • Kasol
  • 9,005 ft
  • November - February
  • Easy | Level 2
  • 12 km
  • All Meals Included
  • 8
  • 60


Waichin Valley, nestled amidst the awe-inspiring landscapes of Himachal Pradesh, invites you to discover a soul-stirring odyssey – a trekker’s utopia where adventure, tranquility, and natural wonders converge. This mystical expedition ensures an unmatched experience, resonating with thrill-seekers and nature enthusiasts alike.

Commence your journey from the enchanting village of Kasol, a gateway to this breathtaking escapade. Ascend through lush forests and charming hamlets, where every step reveals majestic snow-crowned peaks and sparkling streams, showcasing the exquisite artistry of Mother Nature.

Landmarks of significance, such as the rejuvenating hot springs of Kheerganga and the spiritually enriched enclave of Tosh, add an enchanting touch to the trek. Spanning 5-6 days of exploration, allow yourself to be enveloped by the valley’s serene ambiance.

Waichin Valley lures adventurers with an authentic wilderness encounter, fostering a profound reconnection with the marvels of the natural world. Prepare yourself for vistas that steal your breath, challenges that quicken your pulse, and moments of serenity that imprint their essence upon your heart and spirit. Embrace the captivating allure of Waichin Valley – a trek of a lifetime, cradled in the mighty Himalayas’ embrace.

Trek Highlights

  • Discover on an exhilarating journey from Kasol to the enchanting Waichin Valley, surrounded by scenic beauty
  • Explore the stunning landscapes and vibrant culture of Kasol, a picturesque village in Himachal Pradesh
  • Trek through lush forests and quaint villages, witnessing the breathtaking vistas of snow-capped peaks
  • Experience the serenity and wilderness of Waichin Valley, a true paradise for trekkers
  • Discover the therapeutic hot springs of Kheerganga and the spiritual ambiance of Tosh village


Altitude: Waichin Valley – 9,005 ft
Kasol to Waichin Valley: 3 hours (6 km) trek

Venture into an extraordinary journey from Kasol to the enchanting Waichin Valley, a trekker’s paradise.

Discover the picturesque beauty and vibrant culture of Kasol, a charming village nestled in Himachal Pradesh.

Trek through lush forests and quaint villages, surrounded by awe-inspiring vistas of snow-capped peaks and glistening streams.

Immerse yourself in the serenity of the Himalayas as you ascend towards the mystical Waichin Valley.

Experience unique encounters with friendly locals and savor the therapeutic hot springs of Kheerganga.

Enchanting landmark: Explore the spiritual ambiance of Tosh village, adding a touch of magic to your journey.

Unwind and camp amidst the pristine nature of Waichin Valley, preparing for the mesmerizing days that await.

Waichin valley to Kasol: 3 hours (6 km) by trek

Start the day with a hearty breakfast amidst the serene beauty of Waichin Valley, cherishing the last moments of tranquility.

Begin the descent back to Kasol, retracing the mesmerizing trails that brought you closer to nature’s wonders.

Capture the final glimpses of snow-capped peaks, lush meadows, and glistening streams that adorned the Waichin Valley trek.

Pause at notable landmarks like Kheerganga and Tosh, reflecting on the memories created during the expedition.

Savour a packed lunch amidst the Himalayan vistas, reminiscing about the adventures and camaraderie shared with fellow trekkers.

Continue the journey with rejuvenated spirits, descending through the forests and villages that welcomed you warmly.

Reach Kasol, feeling a sense of fulfillment and accomplishment, ready to embrace the vibrant culture and charm of this picturesque village.

The Waichin Valley trek has been a journey of discovery, where every step immersed you in the splendor of nature’s creations. As you bid farewell to the valley, carry the memories of this transformative experience, promising to return for more adventures in the lap of the mighty Himalayas.


Trek Inclusions

  • Accommodation during the trek includes stay in base camp and tent stay
  • Accommodation on Triple/Quad sharing basis
  • Supporting Team - cooking staff, local guides, porters etc.
  • Supporting Gears for trek- tent, mattress, sleeping bag, toilet tent, crampons/micro spikes, and gaiters (as required)
  • Entry Permit Fee, Forest Fee, Camp Fee, and Guide Fee
  • Best Quality vegetarian food for breakfast, lunch, evening snacks, and dinner
  • Trekking with an experienced, english-speaking, and government-licensed trek guide and assistant trek guide
  • Mountaineering qualified & professional trek leaders
  • Certified First Aid assistance
  • Oxygen Cylinder (All Campsite and Trek leader)All government, local taxes, and service charges
  • INR 300 Travaura Cash
  • 24*7 Chat Assistance
  • Dedicated Customer Care Representative
  • 5% GST
  • Travaura Goodies
  • Your contribution toward nature (We promote sustainable tourism and thus dedicate a part of your trek charge towards amelioration of nature and its resources)

Trek Exclusions

  • Tips for guide, chef, porter, etc (calculated per person)
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Offloading Charges
  • Local sightseeing and entrance fee, camera fee, etc
  • Extra meals apart from inclusions
  • Any other expenses incurred apart from inclusions
  • All personal, medical, evacuation, and emergency expenses like extra day stay or vehicle charges due to delays, landslides, and evacuation.
  • Any early return travel costs or accommodation except for the days as per the itinerary.
  • Any expenses for medical treatment of injury or accident before, during, or after the trek
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

Packing List

Before heading off on any trek, it is essential to make sure you have all the necessary gear and equipment. This packing list will help make sure you have everything you need for a successful and enjoyable trip.

Hiking pants or trousers
Shorts (for warmer days)
T-shirts (preferably moisture-wicking)
Fleece jacket or pullover
Waterproof and windproof jacket
Warm hat and gloves
Hiking boots (with good ankle support)
Socks (preferably wool or moisture-wicking)
Sandals or comfortable shoes (for when you’re not trekking)

Backpack (with rain cover)​
Trekking poles
Headlamp or flashlight (with extra batteries)
Sunglasses (with UV protection)
Sunscreen (with high SPF)
Water bottle or hydration system
Personal first aid kit (with basic medications, bandages, and blister pads)
Trekking map or guidebook
Whistle (for emergency situations)
Multi-tool or knife
Plastic bags (for trash and dirty clothes)

Optional Gear:
Camera and spare batteries
Portable charger for electronic devices
Insect repellent
Quick-drying towel
Earplugs (for sleeping)
Buff or scarf (for protection against dust and wind)
Portable water filter or purifier (in case of emergency)

Note: Keep in mind that you will have to carry all of your gear yourself during the trek, so it’s important to pack light and only bring what is necessary. It’s also a good idea to check the weather forecast and trail conditions before you leave to ensure that you have the appropriate gear and clothing for the conditions you will encounter.

Treknical Details

  • Kasol
  • 9,005 ft
  • November - February
  • Easy | Level 2
  • 12 km
  • All Meals Included
  • 8
  • 60