Adventure Activities in Manali
Manali is recognised for its vast mountain ranges and adventure activities like Rafting, Skiing, Trekking, Paragliding, Rappelling/Abseiling and Biking Tours. Nature lovers seeking both recreation and adventure are drawn towards Manali every year just because of enormous possibilities that exist here.
Riding the thermals and sailing the blue sky like the Himalyan Eagle can be thrilling experience. Paragliding is organized in Kullu valley throughout the year at Solang Valley, located 14 kms from Manali and other locations like Marhi, Fatru, Bijli Mahadev etc. “Treasure Of Himalaya” in association with the finest trained pilots makes sure you enjoy a safe and exciting flight. We are undertake the sport only through the Pilots who are registered with the Tourism Department Govt. of Himachal Pradesh.There are generally two kind of flights.
Short flights: Client is takes a flight along with the pilot in the two seater paraglider. Approximately 60 -150 seconds fligts.
Cost: Rs = 1000/- Per Person
High flying: Approximately 20-30 minutes flight and arranged at solang valley or Kothi. Mainly for experienced pilots who have done short flights.
Cost: Rs = 2500/- Per Person
Skiing is the activity of gliding over snow using with metal edges, strapped to the feet with ski bindings. Rohtang Pass and Solang Nallah offer a variety of slopes for skiers. In this serene white wonderland “Treasure Of Himalaya” organizes ski packages for both the novice and the expert. All packages are economical and conducted by expert, professionally trained skiers and other supporting staff. In summer you can still ski further north where the 13,050 ft high Rohtang Pass straddles the Pir Panjal mountain ranges.
Cost : Rs = 1000/- Per Person (Including Guide & Skiing Dress)
White Water Rafting:-
White water rafting is all about paddling a raft on river rapids. This is an exciting sport for those who are adventurously inclined. River- rafting in manali is offered for tourists at Pirdi or Bebali near Kullu where a water sports centre has been set up to provide the rafting services in manali for the tourists. Rafting in manali is available on stretches of the River Beas, where rapids of high grades II & III can be negotiated. Water rafting in Kullu manali is done on river Beas from Babali (8 kms before of kullu town) Down to Dev Dham & Pirdi (4 kms ahead of Kullu town) down to Jhiri, on a stretch of approximately 3 kms, 7kms or 14 kms. The journey takes nearly 30 mints to one & half hous. Our associates have hi-quality rafts and experienced trained captain and crew whose prime concern is your safety at all times while instructing you into the finer aspects of river running.
Short Ride Rs = 500/- 4kms Per Person
Medium Ride Rs = 750/- 7kms Per Person
Long Ride Rs = 1000/- 14kms Per Person
For high mountain thrills perhaps nothing can surpass the magic of heli-skiing. Under a deep blue sky, you are carried by a helicopter to a snow-draped peak. It is a thrilling experience as you rapidly zoom down the slopes. The sport is available in the area bound by Hanuman Tibba, Rohtang Pass, Deo Tibba and Chanderkhani Pass near the resort town of Manali (Kullu). A major feature is the compactness of heli skiing area. A sortie of ten minutes can carry the skiers to the top of a 14000 feet high slope.
Rock Climbing & Rappelling:-
Climbing is the sport of scaling rocks, using special equipments. While Rappelling would involve coming down from a cliff with the help of Ropes & Carabineers. The surrounding hillsides in Manali offer numerous rock faces for exciting Rock Climbing. Rocks with steep inclines exist both north and south of the town, and all are easily accessible. We provides all professional equipment including waterproof hi-quality ropes, reliable carabineers, protective magnesium powder for easier climbing, strong belts etc. So join us in a time of sheer excitement. Our expert instructor’s help you conquer sheer rock faces that challenge your balance and dexterity and give you a sense of fulfilment and ecstasy.
Cost Rs = 1000/- Per Person (Transportation)
Snowboarding is a popular winter sport that involves sliding down a snow-covered slope on a snowboard that is attached to the feet. It is a hybrid sport inspired by skiing, surfing and skateboarding. It was developed in the United States in the 1960s. The two primary styles of modern snowboarding include freestyle or free ride and alpine style or carving, each requiring a specialized set of equipment.
Cost: Rs = 1500/- Per Person
An angler’s paradise, Himachal has several spots for trout and mahaseer as well as other fish. Acclaimed as the best sport fish in the world, both Brown and Rainbow Trout are to be found in Himachal’s streams. Angling is the activity of hunting for fish. Trout angling is a popular sports in kullu valley. There are several sites along River Beas and its tributaries that plentiful Trout Fish. Hear river has an endless variety of pools & rapids & here one meet the challenge in “Trout”. Vacation Himalaya Tour provides professional equipments & fishing license for Angling.
Cost: Rs = 1500/- per person
One Day Treks (Hikes):-
Trekking is different from other sports of travel for a few different reasons. One Day Treks is another activity which we can undertake to know more about the life and culture of local people of Manali and Trekking gives travelers an up-close view of incredible scenery. It often allows them to interact with Culture & Nature from close. Few of the Day Trekking options are Jogini Fall Trek (3-4 hrs), Solang Valley Trek (5-6 hrs) & Lamadug trek ( 6-7 hrs).
Cost Rs =1000/- (Guide, Lunch, Transportation)
A adventure cycling downhill from Gulaba to Manali through deep forests, rough terrains, villages and jungle of conifer trees.
Cost Rs = 2500/- Per Person (Cycle, Transportation)