Manali Bus Stand
If you are looking for an adventure that offers a gamut of different landscapes, then the Hampta Pass trek is the best option for you. From grasslands to snowy patches, raging rivers to high rocky mountains, it has it all! Apart from the thrill of trekking, you'll also experience the more peaceful joys of Himalayan trekking. You'll see flocks of sheep grazing on the green slopes. You'll visit Chandratal, a serene blue lake in the shape of a moon. This lake, and the area around it, emanates a quiet beauty of a different quality. And the best part is: thanks to its varying landscapes, the Hampta Pass trek is considered as one of the best treks for first time trekkers and photographers!
At a soaring height of 14,100 feet, the Hampta Pass trek is one of the best treks in Himachal Pradesh, because it gives trekkers a chance to explore many different locations. Starting from the green orchards and valleys of Manali, this 5 day trek passes through Jobra, Chikha and Balu ka Gheera before reaching the more stark landscape of Hampta Pass. The views become brown and rocky, and you're surrounded by craggy mountains. From here, you'll trek onwards through Sia Goru, and up to the dazzling blue Chandratal Lake. On your way back, you'll get to go through Batal, Chatru and Rohtang pass, making this trek to Hampta Pass the kind that gives you much more than you asked for!
Explore dramatically varying landscapes and camp at beautiful locations on the Hampta Pass trek. | Glimpse the beautiful valleys of of Lahaul and Spiti. | See the Pir Panjal mountain range up close. | Visit the famous Chandratal lake.
You'll meet your group and guide at the Manali bus stand, and get your briefing for the journey. You'll be driven to Jobra, from where you begin your Hampta Pass trek. It's an easy trek day today, just 2 hours, and is extremely beautiful. You will pass through meadows, rivers and forests of pine and maple before you get to Chikha. You'll be camping here for the night.
Overnight at Chika
You'll camp in tents on triple sharing basis. You'll be provided with sleeping bags and mats, and cozy tents. Today's package includes lunch and dinner. You can expect tasty and filling vegetarian food, as well as eggs if you want.
Lunch | Dinner
For cancellations made 30 days or more before the departure of the Hampta Pass trek: 90% of trek cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.
For cancellations made 21-30 days prior to departure of the Hampta Pass trek: 60% of trek cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.
For cancellations made 20-11 days prior to departure of the Hampta Pass trek: 30% of trek cost will be refunded, minus any transaction charges.
For cancellations 0-10 days prior to departure of the Hampta Pass trek: No refund.
No show and changes/cancellation on the Hampta Pass trek due to bad weather or natural calamity will be non-refundable.
Trekkers are expected to maintain cleanliness at the campsites and throughout the Hampta Pass trek trail. Please do not litter around and if possible, collect garbage on the way and dispose it off at proper sites.
Please do not disturb fellow trekkers while on Hampta Pass trek.
The trek leader's decision is final during the trek to Hampta Pass.
There is a strict rule against alcohol and drugs during the Hampta Pass trek. Trekkers will be expected to follow it.