Kasol is a small village in Himachal Pradesh, near to Kullu. It is also known as Mini Israel due to the fact that Israelis covering the area, food culture of the place is similar to Israel, also signboards in Hebrew. It has beautiful scenic beauty and river Parvati flowing sideways. Kasol is one of the favorite destination for travelers around the world.
There are multiple options available for trekking around Kasol, which is, the famous Malana village, Tosh, Chalal, Buddhaban, Kutla Glacier, Rudranag, Kheerganga, Sar Pass Trek. References listed below -
How to reach:-
One has to reach Delhi or Chandigarh first (if you are travelling from different state). Delhi is easily accessible by flight, rail and roads.
There is no direct train or flight available to reach Kasol. However, one can combine bus/train or flight/bus as per convince.
Train & Bus – Nearest Railway station is Joginder Nagar railway station, about 144 km from Kasol. You can take a cab from station to reach Kasol or bus from the Joginder Nagar Bus Stand towards Manikaran which should take about 4.5 to 5 hours.
Reach Chandigarh or take a train to Chandigarh (296 km from kasol) from Delhi which is approx 6hrs and then take Volvo or book a cab from Chandigarh towards Manali and drop down at Bhutar which will take 8 to 9 hours. Take a local HRTC bus from Bhuntar to Kasol (roughly 50 mins journey). All buses from Delhi to Manali/Kullu go through Bhuntar, so just inform the conductor to drop you there.
Flight & Bus - Nearest airport to Kasol is Kullu Manali Airport also known as Bhuntar Airport. From there one can book a cab or a taxi to go to Kasol which is 31 km and will take about 1 hour to reach.
By Bus – Reach ISBT Kashmere Gate (in New Delhi), book a Volvo from Himachal Road Transport Corporation Buses operate to Bhuntar (mostly bus ply during night), cost will be around Rs.1000-1500 (depending on sleeper, semi-sleeper) and will take 12-15hours. All buses from Delhi to Manali/Kullu go through Bhuntar, so just inform the conductor to drop you there. Or one can directly book a cab as there are many agencies that provide vehicles for rent and cab services to Kasol.