One of the most popular walks of the Manali area, this short trek takes you through beautiful forests and valleys to a glacial pond believed to be the source of the Beas River. An enjoyable trek for all age groups.
Day 1: Start at Solang and trek along the Beas for about 8 kms up to Dhundi. Camp here for the night with excellent views of the surrounding mountain peaks. (5/6 hrs)
Day 2: Continue up the next day to the beautiful glaciated lake of Beas Kund. Get close views of Hanuman Tibba, Friendship and other famous peaks of Manali. Come back to the Dhundi camp. (5/6 hrs)
Day 3: Head back to Solang.
3690m (Easy, April – October)
For an added level of difficulty try this route:
Solang – Dhundi – Beas Kund – Patalsu Mountain – Marhi – Rohtang
3970m (Moderate, May – October)