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THE HAMTA PASS - CHANDRATAL- DARCHA TREK
The Hampta pass Chadratal lake trek to Darcha is considered to be one of the most beautiful treks in the Himalayas. The best season to go is from July to September end each year. Participants must have some experience of trekking in the Himalayas or they should be physically very fit.
Day 1: Manali[2010m] - Sethan - 8 kms - 5-6 hours
On the first day we climb hard to our camp at Sethan. Overnight in tents.
Day 2: Sethan[2800m] - Juara[3600m] - 10 kms - 4-5 hours
Walk along the ridge amongst flowers and reach beautiful Juara. Overnight in tents
Day 3: Juara[3600m] - Shiagouru[3600m] - 10 kms - 5-6 hours
Climb hard to cross the Hamta Pass at 4268 m. From here one can get superb views of Deo Tibba, Indrakilla, Indrasan. Overnight in tents.
Day 4: Shiagouru[3600m] - Chattru[3300m] - 6 Kms - 3-4 hours
A adventurous day with a tricky crossing of a stream and a steep descent is difficult specially if the weather is wet. Overnight in tents.
Day 5: Chattru[3300m] - Chotadara[3500m] - 16 kms - 5-6 hours
Today we walk along the Chandra river on a almost straightforward deserted path. Overnight in tents
Day 6: Chotadara[3500m] - Batal[3950m]
Walking alongside the river Bhaga we get breathtaking views of the Bara Sigri [barasigri] Glacier and the tall himalayan peaks. Overnight in tents.
Day 7: Batal[3950m] - Chandratal[4270m] - 17 kms - 5-6 hours
Today is an easy gradient. On the way we get good views of the Chandrabhaga range of mountains. In the evening we reach the "Lake of the Moon" .Overnight in tents.
Day 8: Chandratal
A well deserved rest day at Chadratal lake.
Day 9: Chandratal[4260m] - Tokpo Gongma[4320m] - 15 kms - 6 -7 hours
Today we walk along meadows and get excellent views of Glaciers and peaks. Overnight in tents
Day 10: Tokpo Gongma[4320m] - Tokpo Yongma[4640M] - 12 kms - 5-6 hours
Another brush with adventure, another river crossing or maybe a snow bridge or two. Enjoyable trek to our next campsite.
Day 11: Tokpo Yongma[4640m] - Baralacha la[4833m] - 10 kms - 4-5 hours
Climb onto the Flat top of the majestic Baralacha pass in the Lahaul valley and enjoy the view of the Suraj Tal lake. The three rivers, Chandra - Bhaga - Yunam, originate here. Overnight on the banks of the Suraj Tal lake.
Day 12: Baralacha la[4833m] - Patsio[patseo][3820m] - 19 kms - 5-6 hours
Walk down the road to some of the most beautiful scenery in the Himalayas. Walk along the Bhaga river to a meadow campsite
Day 13: Patseo[3820m] - Darcha[3200m] - 13 kms - 3-4 hours
We walk down to the old trading junction of India and Tibet. Darcha is the starting point for Zanskar and Ladakh. Overnight in tents or drive up to Jispa for a well deserved rest in Hotel Ibex.
TREK ENDS HERE
From Darcha one can take the bus up the Rohtang pass and cross over to Manali in 8 hours.
The trek cost depends on the numbers of persons traveling together. Please send us an email on firstname.lastname@example.org with all the details and we shall give you the exact cost
TREKKING EQUIPMENT SUPPLIED BY US
We supply good quality mountaineering tents with high quality sleeping bags. Our team consists of highly trained and experienced mountain guides along with a team of cooks and Kitchen equipment.
EQUIPMENT TO BE CARRIED BY YOU
Participants are expected to carry their own haversacks, sports/trekking shoes, Heavy winter wear like wind cheaters, woolen jackets etc
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