You can get to Manali by flight (via Kullu airport, about 60 kms away) or by Volvo from Delhi and Chandigarh.
This trek to the Hampta Pass takes you deep into the interiors of the Himalayas. From varied landscapes of meadows and pine forests, to snowy mountains and a barren terrain, you'll get to experience the full beauty of the Himalayas. Your Hampta Pass trek ends at the enchanting moon-shaped Chandratal Lake. With its clear blue waters reflecting the arid mountains around it, this day is the cherry on the top of this trek.
This itinerary gives you time to enjoy the beautiful campsites that you'll be stopping at, with short walks to explore rivers and viewpoints each day. This 6-day trek to Hampta Pass is perfect for seasoned trekkers as well as fit first timers.
The Hampta Pass is a high altitude corridor between Lahaul valley and Kullu valley in Himachal Pradesh. Thanks to this location, you'll get to see the best of both worlds - the lush greenery of Kullu, and the moraines and rugged landscape of Spiti. The pass is at an elevation of 14,009 feet, so you'll be seeing spectacular views of the Dhauladhar range as you go. Apart from Hampta Pass, one of the biggest highlights of the trek is the blue, blue Chandratal Lake.
Challenge yourself on a moderate trek that takes you to a height of 14,009 feet. | Trek through the green meadows of Kullu to the rugged landscapes of Lahaul. | Visit the gorgeous crescent-shaped moon lake, Chandratal. | Trek alongside rivers and over the moraines on this fascinating trek. | Camp under starry skies, sleep in tents and eat meals around a crackling bonfire.
Arrive at the Manali bus stand by 10:30 hrs, and from here you'll be driven to Jobri Nala, where your campsite is set up. This first campsite is at an elevation of 9186 feet, so you'll spend the day acclimatizing here. You'll do some short hikes around the campsite, walking to Marhi and Bhujdar, or indulging in some fun activities at the campsite. In the evening, there's a campfire with soup and snacks, followed by dinner. Overnight at Jobri Nala in tents.
Overnight in tents at Jobri Nala.
Today you'll be picked up from Manali and driven to Jobri Nala in private shared vehicles. Lunch is served at the campsite, and you'll spend the day at the camp to acclimatize. In the evening, you'll be served snacks and hot soup around the campfire, and dinner afterwards. You'll be sleeping in twin-sharing alpine tents that are equipped with camping mattresses, sleeping bags and fleece liners. Your campsite also has toilet tents, separate for male and female travellers.
Lunch | Snacks | Dinner
For cancellations made more than 15 days before departure of the Hampta Pass and Chandratal trek: 70% refund.
For cancellations made 3-14 days before departure of the Hampta Pass and Chandratal trek: 50% refund.
For cancellations made 0-2 days before departure of the Hampta Pass and Chandratal trek: No refund.
No show: No refund.
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Travellers are required to adhere to the instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Hampta Pass and Chandratal Lake.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of liquor, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek to Hampta Pass and Chandratal Lake.