The Spiti homestay trek is a 10-day adventure in the desolate mountains of Spiti with 4 days of trekking in the valley's barren hills. As you walk on relatively unexplored trails, you'll encounter vantage points that overlook dramatic views of Spiti's sky-high mountains. Trekking across sprawling farmlands, you'll visit remote villages, where you'll stay in cosy homestays and experience Spitian hospitality. You'll also drive on some of the highest motorable roads in the world, travel to the famed monasteries of Spiti and explore local tradition and art through the eyes of an insider.
Spiti Valley, a collection of mountains that reach breathtaking heights in northern Himachal Pradesh, connects the two areas of Lahaul and Tibet. Home to snow-capped peaks like Kanamo and Gya, the valley offers some of the most terrific views of the mighty Himalayas. Spiti is also home to some of the world's highest villages tucked away in the folds of these mountains, such as the village of Komic at over 14,600 feet. On this Spiti homestay trek, you'll get to visit such remote villages and travel to 1,000-year old monasteries. All throughout, astonishing views of the grey and brown landscape decorate your days.
Spend four days trekking on high-altitude trails in Spiti Valley. | Visit the 1,000-year old monasteries of Key and Tabo. | Treat yourself to the terrific views of mountains and peaks in Spiti. | Experience local culture at cosy homestays and monasteries.
Reach Manali and check-in to a pre-arranged hotel. Today, you're free to explore Manali and visit local attractions like the Hidimba or Manu temple, or have a bath in Vashisht hot water springs. In the afternoon, you will have a briefing session at the hotel led by your trek leader. Overnight in a hotel at Manali.
Overnight in a hotel at Manali.
You will check-in at the hotel in Manali and spend the day at leisure. No meals will be provided today. You are free to explore Manali.
Cancellations made more than 45 days before departure of the Spiti homestay trek: 90% refund.
Cancellations made between 16 to 45 days before departure of the Spiti homestay trek: 80% refund.
Cancellations made between 8 to 15 days before departure of the Spiti homestay trek: 75% refund.
Cancellations made between 4 to 7 days before departure of the Spiti homestay trek: 50% refund.
Cancellations made less than 4 days before departure of the Spiti homestay trek: No refund.
No show: No refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.
Travellers are required to follow all instructions of the trek leader during the Spiti homestay trek.
Consumption of alcohol and drugs is strictly prohibited during the trek. Travellers suspected of intoxication will not be allowed to participate in the trek.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.