Saurkundi Lake trek
is also called Saurkundi Pass trek or
Rani Sui Lake trek.
This trek is on the trail to Kalihani Pass and Bara Bhangal.
Kundi mean a frying pan, the lake is called Saurkundi because it
is in the shape of a frying pan. This trek can be done via a
number of routes, we have outlined one of them below. There are
many local legends about this lake. The trek offers you
breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks and the valley below.
You get Majestic views of Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges,
Hanuman Tibba, Deo Tibba, Rohtang Pass and Manalsu glacier.
Trek begins at:
Old Manali, Himachal Pradesh, India
Trek ends at:
How to reach Manali
Nearest Airport to Manali :
Nearest Major Towns:
Chandigarh - 312 km, New Delhi -
Trekkers usually travel to Delhi by Air or Train, then take Volvo
bus to Manali.
Volvo bus booking can be done on redbus
If you still need more information, you can take a look here
Important Information for Saurkundi Lake Trek
Number of days:
3 but could also be done faster depending
on fitness level of the trekker.
Unless you are an experienced high altitude trekker, you should
stick to the itinerary provided by a local guide.
Steep uphills, forests and Green meadows.
The local guides are the best judge of
the weather conditions to determine if the trek can be done or
You would have to carry your camping
equipments like tents, sleeping bags, sleeping mats, food and
stove. If you are an experienced trekker and have done self
supported treks you could do this trek on your own.
A local guide can help organize the trek. Based on your needs, a
local guide can organize everything needed for the trek or can
just play the role of a guide.
Here is the list of items you would
have to carry for this trek - Personal items you have
Finally, here are some important things you should know before
taking up this trek - Important
things to know