Bhrigu lake is at the height of of around 4300 in kullu distrct of himachal pradesh,India. The name of the lake is derived from the famous saint Bhrigu who used to meditate at the meadows near the lake.This was the sole reason behind the locals started believing, why water never freezes here.It is also said that the local devtas used to visit the lake during the festivals to take a dip in its holy water.
WHY THIS TREK?
Bhrigu trek is a popular trek,classified as the trek of moderate difficulty. It is a 3 day trek where travellers experience the panaromic beauty. The lush green meadows are the real treasure of this trek. The meadows starts within the 10 minutes of the trek. If someone wants to experience the high altitude alpline meadow in the country then Bhrigu trek is best to experience. as the altitude increase the meadows start changing its color, size and texture but with you along the trek.view from the trek overwhelming as it is covered with the snow peaks, and meadows around you gives the feeling of your own garden in the sky.
At the camp in the night, sky displays the natural light of stars more beautifully as you can see more stars than in the normal days. this kind of celestial displays only when you are in this wide openness and height .
HOW TO REACH BASE CAMP?
Gulaba is 24km from manali which is an hour drive on the manali-leh highway.And the trek starts from the gullaba to bhrigulake which is 6km away. Trek takes you through the pine and cedar forest , snow peaks, bird watching. Lakes lies between the mountain. Feeling of tranquility near the lakes gives you the other side of the experience.
BEST TIME TO GO?
August to October in winters and June & july in summers are the best time vsit this lake.
WHAT INSPIRES YOU TO DO THIS TREK?
If you have a limited time and want to experience the serenic beauty all around and want to see the breath taking celestial displays then Bhrigu lake trek is worth visiting.