Lakhamandal positioned on the banks of river Yamuna is often linked with the Lakhshagriha that is described in Mahabharata. An important magnetism of Lakhamandal is its temple dedicated to Bhagwati and Lord Shiva. A cultural and historical trek in the Jaunsar-Babar area, one gets to see and learn a lot of things throughout the trek E.g., The Jaunsaris tribes positioned at the foothills of the Garhwal. Furthermore as the route of the Lakhamandal trek is rich with flora and fauna, it makes for an remarkable experience for ornithologists and the naturalists.
Lakhamandal where the Kauravas are reported to have built a shelter to burn the Pandavas alive. Then there is Surya Kund known for its thermal springs where pilgrims cook rice and potatoes to offer the deity.
Day 01: Rishikesh
Meet our representative and transfer to the hotel/camp. Evening free to explore the area. Dinner & overnight stay in hotel.
Day 02: Rishikesh-Lakhamandal (150 kms/4 hrs)
Drive to Lakhamandal 150 kms via Mussoorie lunch enroute-Lakhamandal is place of archaeological significance.Historians and archealogist identify Lakhamandal with the epic Laxagrah (House of Wax) which was made by Duryodhan in a conspiracy to kill the Pandavas-Dinner and overnight in camp.
Day 03: Lakhamandal- Baijnath
12 kms drive to Goraghati. Further 12 kms trek to Baijnath with packed lunch. Dinner and overnight in camp.
Day 04: Baijnath- Magti
17 kms Trek to Magti with packed lunch. Dinner and overnight in camp
Day 05: Magti-Biratkhoi
Trek 11 kms to Biratkhoi with packed lunch-At Biratkhoi there is an epic fort in ruins now, according to the legends of Mahabharat, Kalsi Lakhamandal TrekThis fort belongs to Maharaja Birat - Dinner and overnight in camp
Day 06: Biratkhoi- Kalsi
Trek 22 kms to Kalsi with packed lunch. Dinner and overnight in camp.
Day 07: Kalsi to Haridwar (121 Kms/ 4Hr)
Drive to Hardwar via Dakpathar, Dehradun. Arrive at Haridwar local sightseeing and leave Haridwar for Delhi in evening/night. Tour Terminate. End of the Services.