Deep down everyone has a wish to camp under the shade of billion stars and wake up next morning by lush green breeze of the wilderness. If you have one such wish in your bucket list,"trek truind" is your answer. Truind is one of the most easily accessible tranquil trek of himachal and is located not more than ten kilometres from Macleodganj. Best way to reach here is to board bus from ISBT, Delhi which is around 12hour journey further you may rest at night in macleodganj and begin the trek in the morning. The difficulty level of the trek is moderate (it's advised to see the weather forecast prior) therefor people of all age group can cover the trek. There are many halts in between such as "magic view" where you can rest and eat tasty "Maggie" and drink hot tea. As you reach the summit of the trek, you may camp at night and enjoy the mesmerising view of glittering stars along with meadow over the hill.
Final preparations before trekking:
1.Wear clothes in layer as temperature fluctuates.
2.Carry plenty of water as refill and water bottle are costly.
3.Avoid extra baggage, better to keep in hotel.
4.Carry power bank.
5.Avoid the use of plastic bags as they damage the wilderness of nature.
*Estimated budget 6000per person including to and fro bus service from Delhi, Food, camping and trekking.
(Image source:Naren Verma)