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trek to hampta pass

The moderate trek of 5 days begins somewhere close to Manali in the Kullu Valley and finishes in the Chandra Valley and Lahaul. The trek is also possible in the Monsoons as they give way to the wild flowers to bloom, which adds to the charm of the valley. The inhabitants of Lahaul are Buddhists and speak a dialect of Tibetan follow the Dalai Lama. The language spoken is. This beautiful trek can be combined with other treks that conclude in Ladakh or Spiti and/or with a Rafting trip on the Chandra River.

Route: Delhi – Manali – Sythen – Chika – Hampta Pass – Siliguri – Manali – Delhi

  • Itinerary

    Day01: Manali – Prini – Sythen

    Half and hour drive from Manali to Prini where the trek begins. Camp a few kilometers beyond Sythen Village (2710m) in a narrow valley. Overnight stay in tents.

    Day02: Sythen – Chikha

    Trek through lush green high altitude pastures to a beautiful camp site at Chikha (3270 m). The area is speckled with wild flowers and there are a few waterfalls just behind the campsite. Overnight in tents.

    Day03: Chikha – Bhalu ka Dera

    Easy walking till the next camp at Bhalu ka Dera (3700 m) at the base of the Hampta Pass. Bhalu ka Dera is literally translated into Bears Camp where small brown bears use the caves around to hibernate in the winter. Overnight stay in tents.

    Day04: Bhalu ka Dera – Hampta Pass

    The trekking on this day is challenging and the climb to the top of the pass (4270 m) takes about three to four hours. The views from the top of the Pass include some high peaks and stunning mountain scenery. Overnight stay in tents.

    Day05: Chatru – Manali

    First views of the Chandra Valley and Lahaul await you on this day. After two river crossings you get to Chatru which is on the road ahead and is the end of this trek. Pick up at Chatru by motor.

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