Destination : Manali - Hampta Pass - Chandratal - Manali
Trekking Highlights –
About the Activity –
Hampta Pass with Chandratal Trek will be commenced from Manali. Onwards, you will be taken to Jobra and then Chika settled at a height of about 10100 feet. The trekking route will entice you with verdant greenery, River Rani, and the splendid mountainous stretch. On this exhilarating journey, catch the breathtaking views of mighty towers in Dhauladhar Ranges occupying the entire frame with meadows and blooming flower valleys. Next, the gradual slopes await you to reach the mighty Hampta Pass and on the way embark Hampta village. Unveil yourself in the tranquil and calming surroundings of the valley.
Important Facts of Hampta Pass with Chandratal Trek
Distance – 35 kilometers
Height – 14100 ft
Starting & Ending Point – Manali Bus Stand
Trek duration – 4 Nights 5 Days
Best time to visit – Between June and September (Open for 12 months)
Detail Itinerary –
Day 1: Manali to Jobra Drive | Jobra to Chika Trek
After a healthy breakfast at the hotel in Manali, you will be driven to Jobra from where the Chandratal Lake trek commences. Meet our escorting manager at your place in Manali and get accompanied for a hassle-free ascent to Chika. Reach the Chika campsite after an easy trek, on the banks of Rani Nallah. Take a 2 km trek that walks you into the lush forests of green maple, birch trees, and pine. The mesmerizing topography of Himachal Pradesh comes into play where you will barely realize the hike. Though, walking along River Rani takes you closer to the calmness of the serene surroundings of big rocky hills in utter magnificence.
Day 2: Chika to Balu ka Ghera
Wake up with a scrumptious breakfast at the campsite. Afterward, get set for a barely 5 hours journey full of excitement and fun. Absorb in the real beauty of Himachal Pradesh by seeing the serene views of the outer Himalayan chain of mountains as you see the Dhauladhar Ranges appearing. Well-known as the White Range, you will notice the mighty towers occupying the scenery of meadows, blooms of flower valleys surrounding it. As soon as you reach Balu ka Ghera, settle down there followed by lunch. The rest of the day is leisure here, as you can loosen in its mesmerizing ambiance.
Day 3: Siagru Transfer crossing Hampta Pass
On the 3rd day of the trekking tour, set out for a mind-blowing day out after breakfast. Experience the barren landscapes of the Himalayas in the Lahaul and Spiti Valley. Start your tour by steeping ascend till the pass. Witness the panoramic views from the top and then hike downfall towards the campsite. Revel yourself in the calmness of this valley where you might meet the shepherds who pass there often to nourish their sheep. After a small break at Hampta Village, you will begin the descent to the base camp followed by an overnight stay.
Day 4: Siagoru to Chatru | Chandratal Drive
Massive Pir Panjal Ranges of Chandratal is the main highlight of this day which will be proven as an exhilarating expedition. After breakfast, begin an easy descent through the Hampta village. Pir Panjal ranges lies within the Himalayan circle owing to the dominating landscape for trails along the Spiti. Stunning views of a high-altitude cold desert at Spiti Valley will leave you stunned at its first sight.
Thereafter, get a brief interaction with Chatru – another natural beauty of Himachal Pradesh. You will be driven to Chandratal at an altitude of 14100 ft. It is especially known for moon-shaped alpine lakes. Chandratal is a moon-shaped alpine lake where you’ll fall head over heels in love with the Himalayas. The entire experience of Chandratal Lake Trek will overwhelm you with its heavenly natural vibes. Loosen up in this heavenly paradise.
Day 5: Chandratal to Manali drive via Rohtang Pass
The fifth day marks an end to the Hampta Pass trekking adventure. After breakfast, traverse the high-altitude pass that connects the humid Kullu, Lahaul, and Spiti Valley. Reach Manali and get dispersed for your onwards journey with many sweet memories.
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