Day 1: Mana – Laxmiban Mana, the last village on the Indian border is the base camp for the trek. You have to reach Mana early in the morning from Badrinath and after checking your permits, start your trek towards the Vasundhara Falls. After a trek of 2 to 3 hours from Mana, you will hear the sounds of plunging water and soon the Vasundhara Falls will come to sight. After you leave the falls behind, you will trek through dense forests of birch. After about 4 km of moraine walk, you will come across the Laxmiban campsite.