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Lahaul And Spiti
Chandratal Trek With Hampta Pass
Chandratal Lake trek is a beautiful trek in Spiti valley of Himachal Pradesh at an elevation of 4,300 m. It is also called “Moon Lake” because of its crescent shape and is the origin of Chander River
Time & Location
27-Jun-2022, 11:00 am – 02-Jul-2022, 2:00 pm
Lahaul And Spiti, Chandra Taal, Himachal Pradesh 175140
About The Event
Chandratal Trek With Hampta Pass
#Trek at an Altitude of 14,000 Ft
#Spectacular trekking experience
#Spectacular views of Dhauladhar ranges
#Visit the magnificent Chandratal Lake
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Starting From 12,500/- Per person
Chandratal Trek Includes
Chandratal Trek Overview
Location - Manali
Start Point/End Point: Manali Bus Stand
Start Time/End Time: The trek starts at 10:00 AM on day 1 and ends at around 03:00 PM on day 5
About the Chandratal Lake Trek with Hampta Pass:
The Chandratal Lake trek has the starting point as Manali. From Manali, you will be taken to Jobra and then to Chika located at a height of about 10,100 feet. The route will have plenty of greenery, River Rani, and the mountainous stretches on one side. When you climb up to reach Balu ka Ghera from Chika, On this impressive journey catch the first glimpses of the mighty towers in Dhauladhar Ranges occupy the entire frame with meadows and flower-filled valleys. What awaits you next are the gradual slopes until you reach the mighty Hampta Pass and on the way, Hampta Village will be your host for some time. Discover the serene calmness that surrounds the valley.
About the Destinations:
The ultimate destination of the Chandratal trek is the beautiful Chandratal located amidst the pristine surroundings dominated by the white peaks and clouds above. A confluence of three paths – Hampta Pass, Spiti, and Rohtang Pass and the green paradise will accompany you to achieve a height of about 14,100ft.
The whole experience of the Chandratal Lake trek will be beautifully driven by our experienced and well-trained guides along with the porters and kitchen staff. The team will also help you in allotting your dome tents for each night for to keep you hassle-free so that you can just enjoy the beauty of the places without getting into any operational stuff.
Quick Facts About Chandratal trek:
Hampta Pass Trek Distance: 35km
Hampta Pass Altitude: 14,100ft
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Electricity: There will be no electricity on the trek
ATM: You will find ATMs in Manali
Chandratal Trek Itinerary
Day 1 - Pickup From Manali Bus Stand
After Reaching Base Camp Fresh an up and Visit Local Market and acclimatize Yourself with Climate.
Day 2 - Manali – Jobra (Drive) Trek from Jobra to Chika (10,100ft)
After a wholesome breakfast at Manali, you will drive to Jobra from where the Chandratal Lake trek originates. At this transfer point, receive briefing from your trip leader and gear for an easy ascent of 10,400ft to Chika
It's an easy trek to the Chika campsite on the banks of Rani Nallah, a 2 km trek that walks you into a mixed forest of pine, green maple and birch trees
With the mesmerizing topography of the Himachal coming into play, you barely realize the climb. While trekking, walk along River Rani who introduces the surroundings of big rocky hills in absolute splendor
Stay in dome tents.
Day 3 - Chika (10,100ft) – Balu ka Ghera (11,900ft) (Trek/Moderate/ 5hrs).
Leave from Chika campsite on yet another easy day. Though you would trek for barely 5hrs, the journey is beyond impressive.
Feel the reality of being in the Himalayan region as you catch the first glimpse of the outer Himalayan chain of mountains as the Dhauladhar ranges begin to appear.
Commonly referred to as The White Range, you’ll notice the mighty towers occupy the entire frame with meadows and flower filled valleys dotted for company.
Arrive at Balu ka Ghera. Settle down at this base for the day. Have lunch and spend the rest of the time, loosing yourself in an ambiance which will take your breath away.
Day 4 - Balu ka Gera (11,900ft) – Siagoru (12,900ft) and crossing Hampta Pass (14,100ft). (Trek/ Moderate/ 8hrs).
Day 3 is one where you get to experience the barren landscape of the Himalayas in the Lahul and Spiti Valley. Such a variety in one region is what makes the Hampta Pass Trekking most attractive especially among amateurs.
Start your day with steep ascend till the Pass. Enjoy a beautiful panoramic view from the top and then start descending towards the next campsite.
Discover the serene calmness that surround the valley, you might meet shepherds at this high altitude pass who visit the valley to nourish their sheep with the special grass that grows around the area.
After a brief stopover at Hampta village, which gives the pass its name, you’ll begin the descent to the base camp at Siagoru.
Earn the well deserved rest here after the 8hr long journey as you halt for the night.
Day 5 - Siagoru (12,900ft) – Chatru (11,000ft) and drive to Chandra Tal (Trek/ Easy / 4hrs)
Massive Pir Panjal Ranges, Chandra Tal
This day will prove to be a fairly simple expedition around the Himalayas. After breakfast, begin an easy descent through the Hampta Valley.
Find the group of Pir Panjal ranges of the inner Himalayan circle appear ahead of you. This dominating landscape trails along with you all through Spiti till you arrive at the base camp at Chatru.
Enjoy the spectacular view of a high altitude cold desert at Spiti Valley.
Post your brief interaction with yet another natural beauty of the Himalayas, head to Chatru. A confluence of three paths – Hampta Pass, Spiti, and Rohtang Pass, this green paradise in the barren cold desert is like a breath of fresh air.
You’ll drive to Chandratal, a moon-shaped alpine lake located at an altitude of 14,100ft. One of the most enchanting lakes in this region, it is here that you’ll fall head over heels in love with the Himalayas.
Find yourself become one with nature as the lake’s placid waters throw open a vista of reflections of the enveloping Himalayan peaks.
Day 6 - Drive from Chandra Tal to Manali via Rohtang Pass.
It is the day when your Hampta pass trekking adventure comes to an end.
After breakfast, traverse the high altitude pass that connects the humid Kullu Valley and the arid Lahaul and Spiti Valley.
Arrive at Manali and disperse for your homeward journey with a bag full of memories.
Stay in dome tents along with common washrooms on double/triple/quad sharing basis
All meals from Lunch on Day 1 to Breakfast on Day 5 (North Indian Cuisine)
Medical and first aid kit
The qualified and experienced trip leader, well-informed guide, and support staff
Things To Carry
Backpack (min 60 Ltrs) with rain cover
2 pairs of full sleeve shirts/T-shirts and Track Pants
2 pairs of cotton socks. 3 pairs of woolen socks
1 full sleeve sweater or fleece jacket (preferable)
Thermal inners - 1 Pair
1 pair of gloves.
Cold cream & sunscreen (SPF 40+)
Water bottle 1 Lt
Headlamp or torch with fresh pair of batteries
A personal toilet kit and toilet paper
Personal medicine kit
Dark sunglasses (U/V protected)
Walking stick (one)
Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.
Pay heed to the trek leader or instructor in order to enjoy a safe and sound trekking experience.
Do not consume alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.
Avoid trekking during the nights.
Before undertaking the trek, consult a physician.
Carry basic medications and a first-aid kit during the trek.
The trek takes place through eco-friendly zone; we do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites.
Chandratal Trek: Cancellation Policy
If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain trips or activities may get cancelled. In such cases operator will try their best to provide an alternate feasible. However a cash refund will not be applicable for the same.
Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policies mentioned on the website & are irrespective of the date of booking.
Chandratal Trek: Refund Policy
The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's Trexpert wallet as Thrillcash
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