| Laka Glacier Trek is located in Kangra of Himachal. Laka Glacier Trek is a beautiful trek for beginners. It is a trek which will take only a short time to do. The duration of the trek is three days. It covers two nights and three days. The maximum altitude of the trek is 3200 meters above sea level. Mcleodganj is the starting point of the trek. It is located in the Upper Dharamsala. March to December seems to be the good time to take the Laka Glacier Trek. It enroutes Dharamshala to Bhagsu to Triund to Laka.
The trek is 13 kilometers long so reaching McLeodganj is so easy. And you have reached from Dharamshala to McLeodganj. March to June seems to be the good time to take the trek, as the trail will be filled with snow and ice from winter to the pre-monsoon period. Then the snow will be melting and during the month of July there will be no snow. We can split this trek into three sections as it takes three days to complete the trek.
During the first day, you have to travel from Mcleodganj to Triund. Here you have to walk for nine kilometers. The altitude of Laka Glacier Trek is 2875 meters. You have to report to Dharamkot Base Camp earlier. While trekking to Triund you will pass through Dhramkot and Naddi. Then you will reach the top of Triund. There you will get a lot of time to explore the top of Triund.
During the second day, you have to travel from Triund to Laka Glacier. Here you have to trek and travel for eight kilometers. The altitude of the trek is 3200 meters. Then on the second day, you will start from Triund top to Laka got. On the trail, you can see the aesthetic view of snow in the snowline and it will make you enjoy it like a snowman. Here you have to trek for almost six kilometers. And then you will reach Laka got. There you will get time to explore the region. This part will cover 12 kilometers.
During the third day, you have to travel from Laka Glacier to Mcleodganj. Here you have to walk for four hours. On the third day, you can start the journey from Triund Top.
This trek is famous for tourists, trekkers and for the people to do camping. As this is the short trek, this trek is recommended for foreigners, corporates, couples and groups of friends and family. Amb Andaura Railway Station is the railway station which is near to the trek. The nearest airport is Kangra Airport. Apart from everything, you can visit Laka Glacier Trek all around the year.
There are a lot of facilities in Laka Glacier Trek. At Mcleodganj Base Camp, Free facilities are available to have your luggages safely. Here you will get an amazing experience of the trek to Glacier.
During the season of summer, at day time the temperature at Laka Glacier is 16 to 25 degree celsius and at night time the temperature is 7 to 10 degree celsius. During the season of winter, at day time the temperature at Laka Glacier is 14 to 18 degree celsius and at night time the temperature is 1 to 5 degree celsius.
The distance of Mcleodganj is 250 kilometers from Chandigarh. The distance of Mcleodganj is 500 kilometers from Delhi. The public vehicles are available for the transportation and private vehicles are also allowed.
The starting point of the trek in Mcleodganj and the ending point of the trek is Mcleodganj. The range of Laka Glacier Trek is moderate. Laka Glacier Trek is a good place for trekking, hiking, to enjoy with family and friends, camping and it is the best weekend getaway.
The important things to carry for the trek are T-shirts, trekking pants, jackets, sweaters, several pairs of dry socks, trekking shoes, lightweight flip flops, raincoats, towel, water bottle, sunblock, mosquito repellent, lip balm, cap, torch, personal medicines, personal toiletries items, books for book lovers and be aware that you backpack is not heavy and avoid getting an expensive things for the trek
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