Why This Trek ?
Hampta Pass Summer/Winter Trek
Duration – 5 Days Manali to manali
Best Season - June, July, August, September
Level – The trek experience , Moderate
Summer temperatures – Hampta Pass Trek Camp base +5° C to +15° C
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Hampta Pass Trek is a classic Summer and winter trek. The trek provides a great opportunity for trekkers.
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Hampta Pass Trek and Chandartal Trek
Duration : 5 Days Manali to Manali
Best Season : Jun, July August, September
Level Easy : The trek experience , Moderate
Trail of type : Trek Start to Manali is the beautiful city near I.S.B.T head and base camp Manali base camp altitude (2000 mtr.)
Highest Points : (4300 mtr) (13300, fit)
Round Trekking distance : Jebara Road head to Chatru (total) (28 km) .
Weater : The Hampta Pas Trek camp night be cold day temperatures are pleasant during the season
Summer temperatures : Hampta Pass - +5° C to +15° C
Location Chart : Manali Cheeka to Balu Ka Gera Balu Ka Gera to Shea Goru via Hamta pass Shea Goru to Chatru (Chatru to Manali/Chandratal to Manali*)
Started point : Pick up to you Manali base camp!!
Day 1:- Arrival day (Base camp – Manali and have some breakfast - Same Day Drive to Jebra Road Head by taxi (28 km) Same Day trek to Cheeka Camp site – over night stay in camp
Day 2 :- After Breakfast Start Trek Cheeka to Balu Ka Gera with pack lunch - (07 km) (4/5 hrs) Night stay in Camp
Day 3:- After breakfast from Balu Ka Gera to Shea Goru via Hampta pass – with pack lunch (4310 mtr) (9 km) (6/7 hrs) night stay in camp
Day 4 :- After Breakfast form Shea Goru to Chatru by trek (5 km) (3/4 hrs) (3000 mtr) after lunch drive to Chandartal (78) (3 hrs) one way back to Chatru Camp night stay in tents
Day 5 :- After Breakfast Drive to Manali Visit to Rohtang Pass (13500 fit) Manali
Hampta Pass & Chandratal Trek, Itinerary
Day 1:- Arrival day (Base camp – Manali and have some breakfast - Same Day Drive to Jebra Road Head by taxi (28km) Same Day trek to Cheeka Camp site – over night stay in camp
Arrive at Manali in the morning (on your own) .Have somebreakfast, and Meet to our office member and we will pick up trekkers from Manali bas stand rambag circle (around 10 am) We will drive down to Jobra by taxi/jeep. Jobra is an hour’s drive away from Manali. The trek begins from Jobra to Cheeka around 1.30 pm. The trail to Cheeka passes through superb Pine and Maple forests and enters a lush green meadow strewn with small rocks. The Rani Nala snakes its way through the meadow. The campsite for the day – Cheeka is at the end of this meadow. It takes about 2 hours to get to Cheeka. The temperature in Cheeka at night can drop below 10 degrees.Camp overnight at Cheeka
Day 2 :- After Breakfast Start Trek Cheeka to Balu Ka Gera with pack lunch - (07km) (4/5hras) Night stay in Camp
Start trekking after breakfast. It is a 4 hour easy ascent to Balu Ka Gera.The trail stays along the banks of the river for most part of the day. The initial climb involves a lot of boulder hopping. Take off your shoes and hop across the Rani Nala if you want to feel the icy cold water. Pitch your tents and camp at Balu Ka Gera, 11,010 feet above sea level.
After having a good tight sleep, have the healthiest breakfast and get ready to continue your trek. For today, your destination will be Bhalu ka Ghera. This place is famous for brown bears and hence the name of this place stands on them. During winters, all the brown bears come over here and hibernate. As you continue to travel in the same direction, you can see a bridge, which is made up of logs.
Day 3:- After breakfast from Balu Ka Gera to Shea Goru via Hampta pass – with pack lunch (4310mtr) (9km) (6/7hrs) night stay in camp
The trail moves along the river which is lined by tiny pink and yellow flowers. The trail from Balu Ka Gera to Shea Goru is moderately steep with a final sharp descent. If you trek during summer, you will find a lot of snow, else you may see a few snow patches. You will reach Shea Goru in about 2 hours.Camp overnight beside the river at Shea Goru. It has so much natural beauty that cannot be explained in words. It is a perfect location to click some fabulous pictures. Stalls are provided on the way where you can take some rest. About 14000 feet above the sea level is Lahaul which you will reach after leaving behind Hampta Pass.It is very important for you to start little early for the trekking today. Keep yourself left of the valley which you will travel full day. It totally depends on the time of trekking but sometimes if you look back all you can see is some snow bridges. Maintaining left is the ultimate object in this trek, and you will keep it till you reach Hampta pass. Trekking in Hampta pass just drives you crazy as it is one of the most fabulous experiences you can have.
Day 4 : After Breakfast form Shea Goru to Chatru by trek (5km) (3/4hrs) (3000mtr) after lunch drive to Chandartal (78) (3hrs) one way back to Chatru Camp night stay in tents
It is a gentle downhill walk to Chatru, with a few tricky sections The trail continue along the river, and there are two three huge glacial flows down the mountain side Camp at Chatru beside the many streams that flow through the meadows. Chatru is a beautiful camping spot with lovely mountain views. Post lunch, drive from Chatru to Chandratal, a beautiful moon shaped lake. Chandratal is 3 hours and 70 km away from Chatru. Camp overnight at a camping ground 4 km away from Chandra tal.
Day 5 : After Breakfast Drive to Manali Visit to Rohtang Pass (13500fit) .Manali
Depart from Chatru/Chandratal* to Manali early morning by shared cabs. Himalayan hikers will arrange vehicles to drop trekkers back to Manali. It will take about 4-6 hours to reach Manali depending on the condition of the roads. Book your return tickets from Manali late in the evening to give you enough travel buffer time. Thanks
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