Hampta Pass Trek

Hampta Pass trek is one of the most awe-inspiring treks in the Kullu region of Himachal Pradesh. Hamta Pass lies at an altitude of 4270 m on the Pir Panjal range in the Himalayas. It is a small corridor between Lahaul’s Chandra Valley and Kullu valley of Himachal Pradesh. The nomenclature of the trek was derived from Hamta Village, located below Sethan village, as part of the trek route The Hampta Pass offers breathtaking views of the two different sides of the Himalayas. On one side of the pass lies the lush green Kullu valley and on the other side is the stark opposite dessert valley of Lahaul. One of the major highlights of the trek is the visit to high altitude Chandratal lake in Spiti.Hampta Pass Manali is the most famous trek in Manali Region of Himachal Pradesh. The trek is of moderate difficulty level and is preferred by both beginners as well as experienced trekkers. The maximum altitude attained gained during Hampta pass trek is 4200 m and total trek distance is 35 km. While returning from the trek, the drive is over the famous Rohtang Pass. This adds to the list of attractions of this trek. Hampta Pass Trek best time is from June to October.

Day 1: Departure From Delhi - Manali

Trip Start from Delhi on Night Around 4-5 AM, Arrive Manali at evening, Check in and rest at hotel, have dinner and overnight at Manali.

Day 2: Drive from Parini, Manali – Jobra than trek to Chika (1,0100 ft)

After Breakfast, we will start our drive from Prini (6725 ft) to Jobri. Drive from Prini to Jobri goes through AD Hydro Project road and takes around one and half hour. After briefing session we start our trek to Chika (10400 ft) our today’s camp. Today’s trek is about 2 hour easy ascent from 9700 ft to 10,400 ft through thick forest and crossing small bridge. While trekking we can see the Rani river on one side and a big rocky hill on the other. The Hampta Pass Manali trek passes through some of the most spectacular landscape. Overnight camp at Chika.

Day 3 : Chika (10,100 ft) – Balu ka Gera (11,900 ft) .5 hrs easy ascent

After freshening up & breakfast in Manali, Drive to Jobra. The Third day trek is a gradual ascent. While trekking we will be able to see the spectacular Dhauladhar range in the background and Indrasan peak in front. Starting part of the trek fairly gradual and as you cross the waterfall the gradient increases till Jwara Nalah. The best part of today’s trek that we have to cross two rivers one at the start just near to Chikka Campsite and other at Jwara Nala. River crossing the Jwara Nalah is exhilarating experience. You have to remove your shoes and get into knee depth of ice chilling water after crossing it you will feel what is called numbness due to extreme cold. We will have lunch after crossing the Jwara nala. Explore nearby local, Have Dinner and Overnight at Camps.

Day 4 : Balu ka Gera (11,900 ft) – Siagoru (12,900 ft) Crossing Hampta Pass (14,100 ft)

After Breakfast, We start trek again, Start very early to have the advantage of time. This pass is one of the nasty ones & the weather can be very unpredictable. This is the most spectacular part of the trek as we cross the Hampta Pass and then descend to our camp site in Siagoru. From Hampta Pass you can see the Indrasan Peak and its gigantic glacier.Today’s trek will take us approximately 8hrs to reach Siagoru. The ascent on this part of the Hampta Pass trek will be moderate.Shea Goru in local means “Cold Street” and is indeed very cold here owing to the winds but it is also the most beautiful campsite of Hampta Pass trek. Camp & overnight stay in Shea Goru.

Day 5 : Siagoru (12,900 ft) – Chatru (11,000 ft) 4 hrs. Drive to Chandratal Lake

Breakfast early in the morning. Trek begins with the crossing of the river which is flowing by the campsite. This day we have an easy descent through the Hampta Valley. The massive mountains of the Pir Panjal and Spiti ranges dominate the entire landscape during the Hampta Pass Trek till the camp site at Chatru. Chatru is a confluence point of paths from Rohtang Pass, Hamta Pass and Lahaul & Spiti. From Chatru if road and weather condition permit we head to the Chandra Tal and camp at suitable place according to the conditions. The distance from Chatru to Chandratal Lake is around 41 Kms and takes around 2 hours to reach due to road conditions. In case the road is found closed the Chandrataal drive will not be done. This drive from Chatru to Chandratal Lake you will remember for your life. Reach Chhatru which is the road head. From Chatru, board taxi for a road journey to the famous Chandratal. Reach Chandratal by late afternoon. After spending some time at Chandra tal return to Chhatru by the evening. Overnight Camp in Chhatru.

Day 6 : Drive from Chattru to Manali. Drop in Manali by 4 PM Approx

We Check out from camps early to avoid the traffic jam at Rohtang Pass. After breakfast start the road journey for Manali over Rohtang Pass. Reach Manali by 5 PM Approx. explore manali local market & sightseeing. overnight at hotel

Day 7: Departure Manali to Delhi

After breakfast, Chcek out from hotel, start drive to delhi, and here ends the Hampta Pass Trek. keep tach with Vagabond Holidays in What’s app /Facebook & Instagram.

Transportation from Delhi & Gurgaon
Meal (Breakfast + Dinner)
Accommodations in Hotel/Resort
All Local Sightseeing
Driver Night Charges, Toll Tax & Parking Charges
Vagabond Team Captain Throughout The Trip

GST (5%) is applicable extra.
any kind of food or beverage that is not included in the package like alcoholic drinks, mineral water, meals/refreshments/lunches on the highway.
Any personal expenses.
Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks etc. (to be borne directly by the customers on the spot)
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

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