Prashar Lake is a freshwater lake located at an altitude of 2,730 metres in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh, India. It lies 49 km east of the town of Mandi, and has a three storied pagoda-like temple dedicated to the sage Prashar situated on its bank. It contains a floating island inside it.
You need to carry sweater or jacket , rain coat , torch , 2-3 pairs of socks and some basic medicine etc.
Bir (1600 mtrs),surrounded by tea gardens and an amphitheater of low hills, is an ideal landing ground for para-glaiders. Bir has Buddhist monasteries that are worth visiting. Fine Tibetan handicrafts are also produced here. Billing,(2400 mts) up in the hills 14 km from Bir with an area of 200 km for high altitude and cross country flying, is one of the best aero sports sites in the country.
We will be staying tonight at the hotel.
After flight proceed to your destination with unforgettable memories of Camping & paragliding celebration in Bir - Billing
The trek is 9 km long with gradual incline and easy trail. On the trail walk through the dense forest of pine, oak and rhododendron trees and enjoy the beautiful views of Dhauladhar ranges. Upon reaching the campsite, freshen up and get ready to pay homage to the ancient temple of Rishi Prashar.
Prashar Lake Trek is an untouched secret in the Himalayas with enchanting beauty and a beautiful trail.
The Prashar Lake trek starts at Baggi, around 27 km from Mandi. Indiahikes arranges transport from Mandi bus stop at 6.30 am on Day 1. The cost is included in your trek fee.
Prashar is known for Prashar lake, sloppy meadows, dense forest and the panoramic view of snow clad ranges of Dhauladhar. The “Prashar Lake” which has perimeter of about 300 mtr. is decorated by a floating island in it. Its crystal clear water adds to the charm of this scenic spot.
Yes, Parashar Lake is accessible by car. Only in winter when snowfall has been there, you might experience little difficulty in driving the car. The road is ok - ok as vehicle can be taken to the last spot.
This place is located at a distance of 40 km from Mandi. If you really want to experience something amazing then do involve yourself in this activity. Surrounded by lush green hills and scenic views, this is the kind of place which you must absolutely visit at least once.
Pin Parvati Pass trek is situated at an height of 5319 m above the sea level . It is one of the most difficult treks in Himachal Pradesh. The Pin Parvati Pass trek starts from Phulga village of Kullu and the trek ends at Mud Village of Spiti.