Trekking the Hampta Pass in the Lahaul Spiti Valley
Hamta Pass (4270 mt) in Lahoul Valley over Pir Panjal Range offers a close view of Mt. Deo Tibba, Mt. Indrasan and their Glaciers. A moderate trek starting from Manali can be done each year from May to October. A popular excursion and a traditional alternative route between Lahoul Spiti and Kullu Valley before the road was made over the Rohtang Pass
Day 1:Mumbai - Chandigarh / Amballa Cant.
Take the Paschim Express at 11.35 am to Chandigarh station.
Day 2: Chandigarh - Manali
Reach Chandigarh at 3 pm and transfer to Manali by bus.
Day 3: Manali
Reach Manali in the morning and Camp at Prini. Day is free for rest and acclimatization.
Day 4: Manali – Pandu Ropa
Start the Trek to Pandu Ropa This is a 4 hours trek which goes steeply along side of Hamta Nala through the forest. Overnight is in tents.
Day 5: Pandu – Ropa to Chika
(5 hrs) Gradual up trek passes through forest and meadow up to Chikka camp, and ideal site with water and firewood. Overnight in tents
Day 6: Chika – Balu Gera
(8km / 4 hrs) Steep Climb up to Juara and then gradual climb up to the camp site at Balu Ka Gera. Overnight in tents.
Day 7: Balu Ka Gera – Hamta Pass – Chika
Steep ascent up to Hamta Pass for 3 kms and then descent on the other side in steep slope up to Camp Site. Mt Deo Tibba and Indrasan are visible along with a wide view of the Lahoul Valley.
Day 8: Chika – Manali
Back to Manali by nightfall.
Overnight at Manali
Day 9: Manali – Chandigarh
Full day free in Manali. In the evening take the bus to Chandigarh
Day 10: Chandigarh – Mumbai
Reach Chandigrah in the morning and take the train to Mumbai at 11.35 am
Day 11: Mumbai
Reach Mumbai at 2.30 pm
Trek Cost: Pls write to us for prices
The cost includes:
1. Sleeper class train travel from any destination in India to New Delhi/Chandigarh and back
2. Surface Transport by Bus from New Delhi to Manali and back on Seat in Coach basis
3. All meals from Base Camp to Base Camp
4. Use of trekking equipment like Tents and Sleeping bags
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