Hampta Pass Trek

  • Day 1 - Manali – Jobra (Drive) Trek from Jobra to Chika (10,100ft)

     

    After a wholesome breakfast at Manali, you will drive to Jobra from where the Chandratal Lake trek originates. At this transfer point, receive briefing from your trip leader and gear for an easy ascent of 10,400ft to Chika

    It's an easy trek to the Chika campsite on the banks of Rani Nallah, a 2 km trek that walks you into a mixed forest of pine, green maple and birch trees

    With the mesmerizing topography of the Himachal coming into play, you barely realize the climb. While trekking, walk along River Rani who introduces the surroundings of big rocky hills in absolute splendor

    Stay in dome tents.

  • Day 2 - Chika (10,100ft) – Balu ka Ghera (11,900ft) (Trek/Moderate/ 5hrs).

     

    Leave from Chika campsite on yet another easy day. Though you would trek for barely 5hrs, the journey is beyond impressive.

    Feel the reality of being in the Himalayan region as you catch the first glimpse of the outer Himalayan chain of mountains as the Dhauladhar ranges begin to appear.

    Commonly referred to as The White Range, you’ll notice the mighty towers occupy the entire frame with meadows and flower filled valleys dotted for company.

    Arrive at Balu ka Ghera. Settle down at this base for the day. Have lunch and spend the rest of the time, loosing yourself in an ambiance which will take your breath away.

  • Day 3 - Balu ka Gera (11,900ft) – Siagoru (12,900ft) and crossing Hampta Pass (14,100ft). (Trek/ Moderate/ 8hrs).

     

    Day 3 is one where you get to experience the barren landscape of the Himalayas in the Lahul and Spiti Valley. Such a variety in one region is what makes the Hampta Pass Trekking most attractive especially among amateurs.

    Start your day with steep ascend till the Pass. Enjoy a beautiful panoramic view from the top and then start descending towards the next campsite.

    Discover the serene calmness that surround the valley, you might meet shepherds at this high altitude pass who visit the valley to nourish their sheep with the special grass that grows around the area.

    After a brief stopover at Hampta village, which gives the pass its name, you’ll begin the descent to the base camp at Siagoru.

    Earn the well deserved rest here after the 8hr long journey as you halt for the night.

  • Day 4 - Siagoru (12,900ft) – Chatru (11,000ft) and drive to Chandra Tal (Trek/ Easy / 4hrs)

    Massive Pir Panjal Ranges, Chandra Tal

    This day will prove to be a fairly simple expedition around the Himalayas. After breakfast, begin an easy descent through the Hampta Valley.

    Find the group of Pir Panjal ranges of the inner Himalayan circle appear ahead of you. This dominating landscape trails along with you all through Spiti till you arrive at the base camp at Chatru.

    Enjoy the spectacular view of a high altitude cold desert at Spiti Valley.

    Post your brief interaction with yet another natural beauty of the Himalayas, head to Chatru. A confluence of three paths – Hampta Pass, Spiti, and Rohtang Pass, this green paradise in the barren cold desert is like a breath of fresh air.

    You’ll drive to Chandratal, a moon-shaped alpine lake located at an altitude of 14,100ft. One of the most enchanting lakes in this region, it is here that you’ll fall head over heels in love with the Himalayas.

    Find yourself become one with nature as the lake’s placid waters throw open a vista of reflections of the enveloping Himalayan peaks.

  • Day 5 - Drive from Chandra Tal to Manali via Rohtang Pass.

     

    It is the day when your Hampta pass trekking adventure comes to an end.

    After breakfast, traverse the high altitude pass that connects the humid Kullu Valley and the arid Lahaul and Spiti Valley.

    Arrive at Manali and disperse for your homeward journey with a bag full of memories. 

  • Package Cost :- INR8999/P Inclusive All

Stay​

  • Stay in dome tents along with common washrooms on double/triple/quad sharing basis

Meal​

  • All meals from Lunch on Day 1 to Breakfast on Day 5 (North Indian Cuisine)

Other Inclusions​

  • Medical and first aid kit

  • Necessary permits

  • The qualified and experienced trip leader, well-informed guide, and support staff

  • All taxes

Things To Carry​

  • Backpack (min 60 Ltrs) with rain cover

  • Trekking Shoes

  • 2 pairs of full sleeve shirts/T-shirts and Track Pants

  • 2 pairs of cotton socks. 3 pairs of woolen socks

  • 1 full sleeve sweater or fleece jacket (preferable)

  • One jacket

  • Thermal inners - 1 Pair

  • 1 pair of gloves.

  • Sun cap

  • One scarf

  • Light towel

  • Lip balm

  • Cold cream & sunscreen (SPF 40+)

  • Water bottle 1 Lt

  • Headlamp or torch with fresh pair of batteries

  • A personal toilet kit and toilet paper

  • Personal medicine kit

  • Dark sunglasses (U/V protected)

  • Walking stick (one)

Advisory​

  • Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.

  • Pay heed to the trek leader or instructor in order to enjoy a safe and sound trekking experience.

  • Do not consume alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.

  • Avoid trekking during the nights.

  • Before undertaking the trek, consult a physician.

  • Carry basic medications and a first-aid kit during the trek.

  • The trek takes place through eco-friendly zone; we do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites.

Chandratal Trek: Cancellation Policy​

  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

  • If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

  • If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees