Out in the wild this hike offers you an exposure to from one of the oldest mountain range “Aravali” just few km away from your comfort it is situated at Mangar Village in Dhauj. This small hike has attained great attractiveness because of its place near Delhi and Gurgaon. The area is certainly reachable and something should to get time from the hectic lifestyle It provides stunning scenic landscapes, which is encompassed by the Aravali Hills on every side making the area look breathtaking.
This hike includes an unbelievable and fascinating mixture of country farm life along with a wild decoration that is ideal for undertaking a thrilling activity. It's possible to imagine how awe inspiring it might be in which to stay in an outrageous environment. The optimum time to go to the area is on days off. Trek mantra provides you with an opportunity to escape from the everyday activities and find out the actual entertaining and pleasure within the villages of India.
Furthermore it's possible to visit a quantity of types of Birds near Mangar. It's noted that 67 distinct types of birds are noticed close to the area. The optimum time to choose watching birds is at the start of the morning, if you are interested to look at numerous birds. This hike is a perfect along with a greeting spot for those who really want to avoid the hubbub lifetime of the town. The experience is spectacular and you'll discover unlimited scenic elegance and charm. We also offer a voluntary walk to the only jungle of Aravali after the Hike.
Assemble at Manger village on Gurugram – Faridabad Highway.
Briefing about Day Hike DO’S and DONT’SStretching and exercise before the trek.
Hike to Hidden Lake 5 KM, 3 Hrs through village and forest trail.
Reach Hidden Lake (mangar bani).
Heading back for lunch
. 13:30 Hrs
14:00 Hrs approx
Trip disperse or an optional off-road drive through Bani forest to gudadiya baba temple.
We will reach our starting point. Our hike Guide will meet you at the given location in Village. On arrival we will provide Tea and refreshment to all the participants. Here one can enjoy the early morning views of lush green crops, chirping of beautiful birds and majestic view of Aravali mountain range.
A combined briefing to all about Hidden Lake and about do and don’t and will do a small warm up session before heading toward hike. Warming up is injury-preventative in many ways. It increases flexibility and blood flow which limits the chance of a muscle pull and joint pain. A proper warm-up also gets the lifter in a groove for their exercise.
After warming up we will start the hike to Hidden Lake which will take approx. 2 Hrs. We will be going through the forest in Aravali. In between you can enjoy the beautiful views of Aravali mountain range.Participant has to carry at least 2-litre water for itself as there is no point of filling water on the way, lite refreshment will be provided to you for on the way (please carry empty wrappers of the refreshment)
After n easy hike finally we will reach at Hidden Gem of NCR the Hidden Lake. It has more than 30 native tree species thriving along with the 100 native shrubs and herbs, all of which provide shelter to the rare wildlife and native and migrating birds, this area also has high concentration of 27 species of 14 families such as hyena, jackal, wolf, fox, wild cat, mongoose, civet, porcupine, hare, wild pig, rhesus macaque, nilgai, grey francolin and chinkara.
Time to go back for lunch. After having some fun and capturing some great moments in our cameras we will be heading back to our starting point. On the way back we will take the same way thrsough forest trail or Aravali hills.
Now its time for lunch and to taste the local cuisine of the native people which is mostly backyard grown vegetables with fresh roti/rice with desi ghee and jiggery.
Our services end here with a complementary offer of a forest trek to local 400 to 500 year old temple it is the temple of Gudariya Das Baba it is 3 km from Mangar village. This ancient temple provides the status of sacred grove to Mangar Bani. According to the local oral tradition, the baba (saint) Gudariya Das protects this bani (forest) and punishes anyone who damages this forest.
1- Any good camera & if you have your zoom lenses don't forget to bring them to catch birds & exquisite insects.
2- The terrain involves a long walk, climbing a top rock and sometimes walking sedately on grassy paths, so preferably wear a pair of good hiking shoes.
3- A sun-shade/p-cap/Sunglasses.
4- MOST IMP: Wear clothes that cover your body since many spots we will be scraping through dense bushes & shrubs. So to avoid any scratches to your arms & legs, please avoid short-sleeves or shorts/quarter pants.
5- Adequate amount of water, atleast 2 litre per person.
1 - The package includes snacks and refreshments throughout the trek, hike, bike or motorcycle trip Meals would be wholesome, delicious.
2 - Entry fees, permit to trek and forest camping charges in the region for the entire duration of the trek, hike, bike or motorcycle trip wherever applicable.
3 - Needless to say, we'll provide you with sleeping bags, mattresses, tents in case of overnight stay and other safety equipment required for treks hike, bike or motorcycle trip, .
4 - We'll have an English-speaking guides and a local for the hike
5 - A trained cook along with helper/ requisite staff for overnight groups.
6 - First aid kit.
1 - Expenses which are personal in nature.
2 - Porters/ Mule to carry personal rucksack.
3 - Insurance
4 - Expenses arising out of emergency/evacuation/rain/landslides/unforeseen circumstances beyond one's control.
5 - Though we'll have a well-equipped first-aid kit, we suggest that you bring your own personal medicines.
6 - Anything not expressly stated.
Up to 30 days – 90% Refund
Between 21- 30 days - 80 % Refund
Between 11 - 20 days - 50 % Refund
Less than 10 days - No Refund
1.Change of trek, hike, bike or motorcycle trip is dependent on the availability of seats in the batch if we don’t have enough seats left or very few people have participated then we will be providing you the next date for the same.
2. In case of transferring a trek to friend or known should satisfy all the mandatory requirements put forward by Trek Mantra.
3. Trek Mantra holds the right to change/cancel the policies, without prior notice.
We try to bring together a small group of likeminded people to give them a memorable and insightful travel experience, normally we take 15-18 people in one batch including male and female. We need minimum 6 people to run a fix departure but for the customized trip group size doesn't matter.
Yes definitely, Security of girls is the foremost important for us. We always create friendly environment on trek. All our guides and other support crew are carefully chosen for your trips. They are very honest and reliable, but we would also advise you to take care of your own personal belongings.
Once you made the booking our team will send you the trek essentials list according to the trek.
Yes, But you should intimate 15 days in advance, so that we will arrange the porter or mule accordingly.
We have four men tents but three people will be accommodating in one tent.
We always serve Indian vegetarian food and eggs during our trek.
No, but our trek leaders are certified in Wilderness first-aid" and be aware of high attitude problems, and we carry whole first-aid kit and necessary medicines with us. Make sure you are medically fit for a trek or take professional advice if you feel you are unable to judge yourself.
Depending on the prevailing situation, however the date of trek completion should always coincide with the original itinerary. You should keep in mind that this is an adventure trip into the remotest region, where many unforeseen events may contribute to the need for a change in itinerary. In such cases, we or your trek leader will suggest the best alternative similar to your original itinerary.
Yes, if you would like to travel independently, you are invited to choose any of the trips at your convenient time frame for any number of people. Cost for private trip is fixed on the basis of group size, trek area, duration and trek style.