Rajgundha Trek | Trek from Bir Billing | Detailed Itinerary
Rajgundha Trek is located in Dhauladhar Range. If you are in Bir Billing and looking for a short adventure you should choose this amazing trek experience. This is a very remote village and not visited much by travellers. The trek goes through the village paths and Rajgundha is approachable in 2 different ways. Alternatively, you can also start your journey from Barot.
Trek’s total distance is 6 km if started from the Barot side and 14 KM if started from the Billing side. Once you reach Rajgundha you can camp overnight or can also return the same day to your base location if you have started your trek from Barot side (One of the best camping destinations in Himachal).
Billing is also a traveller’s inn and you can find homestays, paragliding and camping options there. Also if you have a few more days you can also visit Barot and enjoy camping. Also, there are a lot of monasteries nearby which you can visit.
Travel to base –Nearest airports are Kullu and Kangra. Travellers can plan travel to any of these airports. Bir Billing is approachable from both these locations and there are local buses operating on this route. If you are coming by train you can take the train to Pathankot from where you can either take a bus or if you have some spare time you can also board a Toy train to Jogindernagar.
Short itinerary for Rajgundha Trek
Day 1: Bir to Rajgundha
Once we reach billing then trek will start from Billing. The total trek distance is 14km.
Day 2: Rajgundha to Billing and back to Bir
After breakfast trek back to billing then drive down to Bir.
Things to keep in mind before attempting Rajgundha Trek.
- Mobile network is available only of that of Airtel and Jio..
- There are a couple of stay options that can be booked after paying some amount. It is recommended to carry your camping gear or hire an agency to manage your stay and food needs.
- Trek is a bit challenging at a few points and you may need to prepare for this in advance.
If you are planning for the trek and want to hire camping/trekking equipment you can rent it out at Chandigarh, Panchkula, Mohali, Zirakpur or Kharar from Gadget Rental India.
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