from Rs38500

White Spiti Drive

Trip Rating

Review

Days/ Duration

7 nights 8 days

Tour Style

Jeep Tours

Group Size

10 to 16 Pax people

Season

March & April

Location

Spiti

Meeting Point

Chandigarh

Skill Level

Intermediate

Accommodation

Hotels / Homestays / Guesthouse

Weather

Cold weather

Starting From Heart

Rs38500

Overview

Our itinerary for the tour will flow to Spiti Valley via kinnaur side and same end up traversing the same route since Kaza-Kunzum pass- manali remains closed in winters. Route from Manali to Kaza, Spiti Valley only remains open in the summer months from mid June to mid October. Beyond this time period, it is usually closed or it is not suggested to travel on this route because of the reason of getting stuck in the middle of no mans for about six months. The route from Shimla – Kinnaur Valley to Spiti Valley remains open almost all throughout the year including winters barring few days of heavy snowfall that closes NH-22 or road between Kaza – Tabo or Tabo – Puh at times.

  • Visit Sangla Valley
  • Visit Chitkul – the last village
  • Visit Tabo Monastery
  • Visit Key Monastery
  • Drive to Chicham Bridge
  • Drive to Komic
  • Drive to Spiti View Point
  • Tour Start and ends in Chandigarh.

Altitude

  • Chandigarh – 321 meters
  • Narkanda – 2703 meters
  • Sangla – 2696 meters
  • Chango  – 3058 meters
  • Kaza – 3800 meters
  • Rampur – 1021 meters

Itinerary


Day 1 | Chandigarh –Narkanda (173 km)
We will get together at the pre-decided place in Chandigarh and start the drive towards Narkanda which is about 60 KMs from Shimla.
Overnight at Narkanda.

Day 2 | Narkanda to Sangla ( 160 Kms / 5 Hrs )
After breakfast drive towards Sangla valley in Kinoor District of Himachal Pradesh. Sangla Valley is renowned for its beautiful snow covered mountains, apple orchards and scenic views.

Day 3 | Sangla – Chitkul – Sangla – Chango ( 194 Kms / 6 Hrs )
Post breakfast we head towards Chitkul last inhabited village of the Sangla Valley. The small village greets us with majestic landscapes filled with open valley, small hamlet and Baspariver flowing by its side. later drive back to Sangla and then on to Chango.
Overnight at Chango.

Day 4 | Chango – Geyu – Tabo – Dhankar – Kaza ( 107 Kms / 4 Hrs )
Start the day early and we will visit Geyu Village to visit the 500 Year old Mummy at the gompa later drive on to Tabo which is famous for its monastry and cave paintings. Continue with the drive to Dhankar  and visit Monastery at Dhankar in case the road is open else continue to Kaza.
Overnight at Kaza.

Day 5 | In Kaza
Visit local attractions near Kaza, we can visit Key Monastry, Komic, Spiti View view point, Losar etc ( provided the road is open )
Overnight at Kaza.

Day 6 | In Kaza
Local visits around Kaza
Overnight at Kaza

Day 7 | Kaza to Rampur ( 294 Kms / 8 Hrs )
Today we have a long drive bakc to Rampur, start after breakfast and we cross – Tabo – Sumdo – Nako – Khab – Spillo – Karcham – Jhakri to reach Rampur Bushahr.
Overnight at Rampur Bushahr.

Day 8 | Rampur to Chandigarh ( 218 Kms / 6 Hrs )
Post breakfast leisurely drive down the mountain road to the plains of Chandigarh.  End of Tour.

Thing to do extra


– Authentic food explore
– Cycle ride (bring you own cycle or hire one from us )
– Hiking in the mountains
– Meditation and yoga
– Visit Oldest Buddhist Monetary
– Photography
– Relax and enjoy the views

Food and Meal


During this tour, you will be served daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner at either the hotel or while on the road. Every day you get the best food with local Indian taste and flavor for all hotels and resorts and camps Buffy best healthy breakfast with Indian and western touch. Lunch serves on the way at running local food joint. Dinner will be at hotel and resort or camp where you stay. On some places, we can plan to visit the best city restaurant

Type of stay


Hotels / Camps / Homestays

Narkanda / Theog – Hotel
Sangla – Hotel / Cottage
Chango – Guesthouse
Kaza – Homestay
Rampur – Hotel

Getting there


STARTS AND END POINT OF TOUR
Decathlon Chandigarh is starting point of the tour, the team will meat you at the predefined time at the chosen venue.
For those coming from far away cities, we can make additional arrangements for accommodation / flight for you. ( charges applicable )

Intermediate
-can ride for three to five hours
-Quite Good riding experience
-little assistance required
-comfortable with extreme curves and leans
-average experience with unsurfaced roads
-steep ascents and descents

Including the package cost

  1. 7 Nights accommodation on Twin / Double sharing basis at Good ROOMS & tents.
  2. All meals Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner for duration of trip.
  3. Guidance to best places for Meals at Pay N Eat ( if any).
  4. Backup vehicle with basic mechanical Support throughout the trip.
  5. Accompanying Professional & Experienced Guide throughout the tour.
  6. Border entry fee with all Inner line permits to restricted/protected areas.
  7. Walkie-Talkie sets for communication between cars
  8. Mid way Tea / Snacks during the tour.
  9. First Air with Medical backup with oxygen (O2) & AMS pack.
  10. PWR Stickers for your Jeep, motorcycle, helmet more.
  11. All trip photos.
  12. P.W.R goody Bag & car stickers
  13. Things to carry list with Map.
  14. Vehicle assistance / towing where ever required.

 

Not including the cost


  1. Stay for extra days if any ( we can make bookings for you )
  2. Flights to the destination.
  3. Extra food Like Starters /Lunch /Dinner all over Pay & Eat ( if Any outside the venue) .
  4. Bike /Jeep/Cab rent ( if any )
  5. Fuel of Bike/Jeep.
  6. Any damage/fine/ cost.
  7. Any kind of personal expenses or optional tours, extra meals, starters (Alcoholic, Mineral, Soft Drinks, Aerated) etc.
  8. Extra guide fee, Camera & Video fee ,Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone
  9. Any activity apart from mentioned ones.
  10. Any cost arising out of unforeseen circumstances like damage accruing from land blocks, bad weather etc.
  11. Any medical expenses incurred during the trip or travel insurance
  12. Anything not mentioned in inclusions
  13. GST on billing
PAX COST
With own SUV Rs 38500 Per pax on Twin / Double share basis of room
Single room supplement Rs 16500 per single room
Seat In SUV Contact for Details
Seat in Innova / Scorpio Rs 52500 Per person with stay on twin / double share basis of room ( 04 pax in vehicle )
GST EXTRA ON BILLING

Group Size – 10 to 16 Pax 

We have tried to answer a few of your queries based on your experience of travelling in the winters to Spiti & Ladakh, please read our blog as per below link. Hope this helps a little.

Do’s and don’ts for planning the perfect winter getaway

Durations

07 Nights / 08 Days

Month

April
March

Tour's Location

Spiti

FAQs

Can you book a hotel for me?
Yes, sure we can book hotel stay for you for your pre and post tour days.
What is your cancellation policy?
In case of cancellation of tour/travel services due to any avoidable/ unavoidable reasons we must be informed in written. Cancellation charges would be effective from the date we receive mail in written and cancellation charges would be as follows:
• Once the booking is confirmed – 25% of the tour/service cost.
• 15 days prior to arrival – 50% of the tour/service cost.
• 07 days prior to arrival – 75% of the tour/service cost.
• Less than 72 hours or no show – NO REFUNDS
Can you send us the final itinerary before we book the tour?
Yes we always send the tour program before you book.
Note - as we travel in the Himalayas at time if necessary we have to make changes in the itinerary due to snow fall / road closure or any other natural calamity that is beyond our control.
How do we communicate with other team mates when where is no mobile signal en-route
We provide walki-talki sets for communication to all travelling vehicles, so there we can have uninterrupted communication.
Is basis first aid available with the team
The accompanying team carries with it basis first aid, Oxygen for emergency use

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