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trek to kinnaur kailash

Kinnar Kailash Parikrama or Charang Trek brings us to the land lee known which offers a magical experience, Kinnaur. The terrain offers a stunning view of lush green valleys, orchards, vineyards snow-clad peaks and cold desert mountains. The Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh is also rich in flora & fauna. The landscape varies from the lush green orchards of the scenic Sangla Valley to the stark magnificence of the Hangrang valley. The massive snow clad ranges that provide a regal dignity to the scene are dominated by the peak of Kinnar Kailash.
Area: Himachal
Season: May to September
Altitude: 5242mts/17194ft
Duration: 13 days
Grade: Alpine
  • Itinerary

    Day01: Arrival at Delhi

    Upon arrival at Delhi, you will be greeted by our representative and then taken to a hotel for overnight stay.

    Day02: Delhi – Chandigarh – Chail

    In the morning we begin our drive to Chail via Chandigarh. On arrival we check-into a hotel. As a leisure activity one can visit the world’s highest cricket Pitch at Chail. Here the vegetation is extremely dense of Deodar & Silver fur forest. In the early 19th century, this place was the Private estate of Maharaja of Patiala. Overnight stay at a hotel.

    Day03: Chail – Kalpa

    On the second day, we drive through Kufri, Narkanda and Rampura mainly on metalled roads, through dense forest to reach Kalpa. During this season the fragrance of Apples is enticing and luring. This place is home to some of the best apple and chilgoza orchards in the world. It also offers a breath-taking panoramic view of the 6000m high Kinnaur Kailash range. Overnight stay in Kalpa at a camp where one can enjoy a bon-fire evening.

    Day04: Kalpa – Lambar

    On fourth day of The Charang Trek/Kinner Kailash Parikrama, we drive to Thangi 2966m (65kms/3hr). This is the starting point of the trek. Trek to Lambar 2896 m in the Northeast direction ascending the height following the rivulet. Overnight stay at a camp.

    Day05: Lambar – Charang

    Next destination of trek is Charang, where we reach after 4 hours of trekking. On this route we walk along the rivulet and natural forests. We camp near the stream. Overnight stay at a camp.

    Day06: Charang – Lalanti

    We trek uphill in the Charang valley and cover 8 kms in around 6 hours. Lalanti has beautiful meadows with thousands of high altitude flowers. It is a yellow and red vast spread carpet of flowers under an open blue sky with roaring sound of gushing Mountain Rivers adds to the scenic beauty and overall experience. Here we pitch our tents and camp next to stream in Lalanti.

    Day07: Lalanti – Chitkul

    We steeply descend to reach Chenab river and then we ascend to reach Bindrabani. On route, we have serene and beautiful views of many virgin peaks, hanging glaciers and towering rocky mountains. Overnight stay at Bindrabani.

    Day08: Chitkul – Tabo

    On the 7th day, we drive through cross country landscape initial part of the drive follows the river bed of the Sutlej river, but as we proceed ahead the unmetalled stretch of road starts winding up amidst the boulders. From the top there are visible some interesting views of the satellite of snow covered peaks. Overnight stay at a camp in Tabo.

    Day09: Tabo

    We visit the Dhankar (3870m) & Tabo Monasteries (3050m). Dhankar Gompa is 40km from the camp location. It rests high over the valley and is a stupendous example of local architecture. Dhankar is a repository of Buddhist scriptures in the Bhoti script.The Tabo monastery is a thousand years old and second in importance only to the Tholing Gompa in Tibet. This is the largest monastic complex in the Spiti region with several caves adorned with fine frescoes.

    Day10: Tabo – Losar

    We drive for 5 hours and visit Ki monastery (4116m) and Kibber village – one of the highest motorable villages in the world. The locals here offer a nice of blend of Hindu and Buddhist cultures. Ki Gompa is a labyrinth of rooms and corridors and at one time acted as a fort. It houses many valuable Thankas.

    Day11: Losar – Manali

    We drive over Kunzum Pass 4551m and Rohtang Pass 3978m. Reach Manali. Check into hotel.

    Day12: Manali – Delhi

    The day for leisure and rest. In the evening drive to Delhi by AC Volvo coach in an overnight journey.

    Day13: Delhi

    Arrival at Delhi by morning. On arrival you will be escorted to your hotel for rest. In the evening the trip ends with your drop a the international airport.

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