Triund Hills Trek | Timings, Tips and Best time to visit

Triund Hills is where you can trek by enjoying the magnificent view of nature. If you want to visit a place to spend your holiday by doing some activity, consider this place. It gives a view of Bhagsu village, Dharmasala village, etc. It takes nearly 4- 4.5 hrs to cover the entire 9 km trekking path.

Triund Hills Trek

Triund Hills:

This place is a famous trekking destination for nature lovers. Surrounded by beautiful villages, crystal white Himalayas, and green trees, this place is located in Kangra village, 17 km from Dharmasala. It is at an altitude of 2,827 ft above sea level. If you like to spend some time around nature, consider visiting here.

It is called the crown jewel of Dharmasala, which is in the Dhauladhar mountain range. Trekking is a favourite activity; many people come here to experience that. This jaw-dropping view here attracts more people from all around the country. The trekking trail is not difficult but quite challenging for beginners. Every step you take here makes you happy and peaceful at the same time.

Triund Hills Trek Timings:

DayTimings
Monday6:00 AM- 7:00 PM
Tuesday6:00 AM- 7:00 PM
Wednesday6:00 AM- 7:00 PM
Thursday  6:00 AM- 7:00 PM
Friday6:00 AM- 7:00 PM
Saturday6:00 AM- 7:00 PM
Sunday6:00 AM- 7:00 PM

Things to do in Triund hills:

  • Enjoy the beautiful view of the pearl-white snow-covered mountains, green trees, and flowy streams.
  • You can also try camping here because it is the best place. You can stay in a tent while gazing at the sky, eating delicious food and chatting with your friends.
  • Enjoy the beautiful sunrise and sunset.
  • You can also visit Bhagsu falls and Bhagsunah temple near the hills.

Places to visit near Triund hills:

Mcleod ganj: Mcleod ganj is located in Kangra district. This place is named after Sir Donald Friell Mcleod, who was a lieutenant in the military. With its majestic view, it attracts many tourists. It is 9 km away from the hills.

Bhagsunag falls: Bhagsunag falls have beautiful along with Triund hills. Getting closer to the falls gives you the best experience in your life. Many people come here to witness the beautiful falls. Visit the Bhagsunag temple, which is close to the falls.

Namgyal Monastery: Namgyal Monastery is the personal monastery of the 14th Dalal Lama. The Tibetian style inspires most parts of this place. People and visitors are interested in knowing more about the Tibetian style. It is 4.3 km aya from Triund hills.

St. John’s Church: After all your busy visits, you can have a peaceful time in this church. Many kinds of religions people visit here. It is built in British style. The architecture of the church reflects hints of British culture. It is located in Dalhousie, which is 47.1 km away.

Jwalamukhi Temple: The temple is one of the known Shakti peeths in India. This powerful temple is famous among Hindu visitors. Not only Hindus but different people with different cultures visit here. You must visit here and seek blessings from the deity. Jwalamukhi in English means Volcano. It is located 142.7 km from the hills.

Accommodation:

  • Hotel Grand hill
  • Moon line residency
  • Lord Krishna Boutique stay.
  • Surya Mcleod
  • The Siddhartha hotel
  • Jungle hunt

Best time to visit the Triund Hills:

Triund falls a place that is beautiful throughout the year. It shows different colours in different seasons but if you want the best view, visit between March-May and September-December. During winter, the place will have beautiful snowfalls, which you should take advantage of.

It is advisable to avoid visiting there during the rainy season because trekking must be difficult, and you cannot get a chance to go sightseeing. It is advisable to start the trek early morning because you can complete it by the afternoon. Avoid nights; it may be dangerous outside.

Tips to follow during your visit:

  • After reaching Triund, you can camp there. Many guest houses are also available, provided by the Forest department.
  • Avoid trekking at night and prefer mornings.
  • Carry water bottles, food, and warm clothes because sometimes the shops may close.
  • It would be best to carry a raincoat because it may rain anytime.
  • Always make a note amount the weather condition before going there.
  • Book your accommodation before because it may be difficult to find one here.

How to reach Triund hills:

By Road: Many buses are available to reach the location. You can also hire a taxi or private vehicle to reach Triund hills. The nearest bus stand is Mc Leod Ganj Bus stand which is 8 km away. With a 13 km distance, there is a Dharmashala bus stand located.

By air: To avoid long journeys you can prefer the airways. The nearest airport is Gaggal airport which is 10 km away. After reaching the airport, you can use private vehicles, buses, or cars to reach the location.

By trains: Many trains are available to reach Himachal Pradesh. Pathankot Cancel is the nearest railway station. It is 9 km away.

Address:

Triund, Himacha Pradesh 176219

The contact number of Triund hills:

Phone number: 08380904609

People also ask:

Is Triund trek for beginners?

Yes, it is one of the easiest Himalayan treks. It is preferable for beginners.

How difficult is the Triund trek?

It is between easy – medium.

Which months are best for trekking here?

May, June, September, and October are the best time to visit here.

Can I complete my trek in 1 day?

Yes, it only takes 4- 4.5 hrs to complete the trek.

Is Triund trek safe for kids?

Yes, it is safe for kids, but they find walking a long distance tiring.

When can we see snowfall here?

You can see snowfall between December- February.