Rumsu, accessible via road, is located 40-km/2-hr drive away from the Bhuntar Airport in Kullu. You can board a flight to the airport and hire a private cab or taxi to travel to the Rumsu base camp.
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This Hampta Pass trek takes you on a 6-day adventure in the mountains of Himachal Pradesh with stunning views of Mt. Indrasan, the highest peak in the Kullu valley. As you trek to an altitude of over 14,000 feet in the Pir Panjal range, you'll make your way trek past roaring waterfalls and river streams, get distant views of peaks in the Spiti Valley, camp in alpine tents under the starlit sky and wake up to misty mornings deep in nature!
Another highlight of this trek, you'll travel to visit the crescent-shaped Chandratal Lake, a pleasant high-altitude lake with beautiful reflections of surrounding mountains. With a relatively easy trail through forests of oak, maple and pine, this Hampta Pass trek is perfect for all types of trekkers, seasoned and amateur. So, don’t think twice, book your spot, pack your bag and here you are.
Perched in the midst of the Pir Panjal mountain range, Hampta Pass connects the two valleys of Lahaul and Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. Decades ago, the trail going through the Hampta Pass served as an important route for traders in the valley. On this Hampta Pass trek, as you trek deeper and deeper in the Kullu valley, you'll witness a changing landscape, from the lush, green hillside to the barren, arid terrain. Often, the Hampta Pass is layered by vast patches of snow, offering panoramic views of a pristine white landscape.
Explore the scenic route of the Hampta Pass trek. | Get astounding views of the Pir Panjal mountain range. | Trek through dense jungles, green meadows and snowy patches. | Camp in tents pitched at some of the most picturesque locations.
Report to the base camp at Rumsu by 08:00 hrs. Upon arrival, you'll rest at the base camp, complete the paperwork and embark on an acclimatization walk. Explore the base camp, visit the Rumsu village and return to the campsite. In the afternoon, you'll have an orientation to prepare for your upcoming trek. Overnight in tents at Rumsu.
Overnight in tents at Rumsu.
Report to the Rumsu base camp. To reach Rumsu, you can also hire a public taxi from the Patlikuhal bus stop at an additional cost of INR 500-700 for 6-7 travellers. You'll be accommodated in tents at the Rumsu base camp. Today's meal package includes breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
For cancellations made more than 20 days before departure date of the Hampta Pass trek: 80% refund.
For cancellations made 20 days or less before departure date of the Hampta Pass trek: no refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are required to follow instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Hampta Pass.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.