HAMPTA PASS TREK

HAMPTA PASS TREK
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Overview

Himachal Pradesh is home to some of the most stunning and romantic places in India. Surrounded by magnificent mountains and scintillating beauty.Surrounded by deodar and tall pine trees with snow clad mountains, lofty peaks , beautiful Colonial structures and the amazing Mall road. The breath taking landscapes, the snow capped hills, lush green forests, paddy fields, surrounding apple orchards offer an enchanting view of the Peer Panjal Ranges of the Western Himalaya.

Day 1

Arrival in Manali

Arrive Manali and reach our base camp situated along Beas River, enjoy the breathtaking scenary of snowcapped mountains and gushing river that enchants your mind and soul. On arrival, check in at your pre booked camp. In the evening, enjoy bonfire with music. Overnight stay at camp.

Day 2

Manali – Jobra – Chikka (3000m / Drive - 45 Mins and trek- 2 Hrs)

After breakfast, drive to the dam site at Jobra and from here walk through a very pleasant landscape. The walk initially will take us through a mixed forest having pines, spruce, deodar, chestnut and maple trees. We cross a beautiful meadow having a gaddi shepherd camp there. We will need to cross the river at a vantage point if the gaddis haven’t made a makeshift bridge somewhere along the river. We cross the river and climb to a beautiful meadow called Chikha along a side stream. Today’s hike is a gentle one and will take about 2 hrs. Rest for some time and one will be advised to walk up a short distance to a nearby waterfall which also plays host to a number of white capped red-starts. Return to camp for overnight stay.

Day 3

Chikka - Balu Ka Gheera (11,900 ft.)

After an early breakfast, trek begins from Chikka and walk along the banks of the river to the left. The route will encompass several small waterfalls, lush green meadows and Dhauladhar peaks will be your constant company throughout the hiking hours. On arrival, check in at your pre booked camp. Rest of the day is at lesiure. Overnight stay at camps.

Day 4

Bhalu Ka Gera - Hampta Pass – Bhalu ka Gera (3600m / 4 -5 Hrs)

After an early breakfast, we will head towards our final destination Hampta Pass. This is the crowning day of our trip and the most challenging one. The trek is long on this day and should be started at around 7 AM. It would take approximately 4-5 hours to reach the top. As we start walking towards the mountains from Bhalu Ka Gera along the river for an hour when the gradient begins, the trail takes you straight towards Hampta Pass. In no time, you will see the first plateau, the magnificent Deo Tibba peak right in front of you. Climb up the ridges as you come closer to Hampta Pass. The climb is vertical and steep which demands concentration and effort, which is all worth at the end. Now at 14,100 ft., you are on top of Hampta Pass with breathtaking views that will leave you in awe. The descent is slightly trickier than the ascent as always. It can vary slightly depending on the snow condition too. Return to camp for overnight stay.

Day 5

Bhalu Ka Gera - Jobra – Manali (2000m / Trek – 5 to 6 Hrs)

After breakfast, pack your bag and start trekking down towards Jobra, it will take 5 -6 Hrs, board your vehicle for Manali for your onward journey.

Inclusions

  • Accommodation in good quality Alpine camps on double sharing basis
  • All meals during the trek
  • Transport from Manali
  • Trek equipment – Sleeping bags, mattresses, alpine shaped camps
  • Experienced trek guide, cooks, toilet tents, porters
  • Forest entry fee and permit
  • Basic first aid kid
  • All applicable taxes

Exclusions

  • Water bottles for drinking during trek
  • Insurance
  • Alcohol, beverages, soft drinks etc
  • Porter or Pony to carry any personal backpack
  • Any other service not mentioned in inclusions

Date & Price

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Accommodation

City Name Hotel Name
Manali Alpine Camp
Chika Alpine Camp
Balu-Ka-Gheera Alpine Camp
Note : Hotels are subject to change due to availability reasons, and may be substituted with others of similar category and star rating.

Cancellation Charges

No of days prior to departure Charges Applied On
0-7 Days 100 % Package price per person
8-14 Days 75 % Package price per person
15-29 Days 50 % Package price per person
30-45 Days 25 % Package price per person

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