Kinnaur Spiti Valley Tour With Chandratal Lake
Places Covered :- Narkanda-Rampur-Sangla-Chitkul-Kalpa-Nako-Tabo-Kaza-Chandratal Lake-Manali
For a true glance at the real Himachal, a travel package that includes Kinnaur and Spiti Valley with Chandertaal Lake is a dream come true. Whether you are a travel buff or a photography enthusiast, you will love each and every moment during this holiday. The package is designed to keep your adrenalin pumping and your heartbeat thumping. From the treacherous valleys of Kinnaur and the bare and barren lands of Spiti, the momentous heritage of Sangla and Sarahan to the luxuriant affluence of Narkanda- each and every day on this holiday will show you a new colour on the canvas of Himachal. Thinking of Chandertaal Lake? Just steal a look, and you will be lost in yourself and discover yourself, all at once. The package is planned in collaboration with the best Himachal car rental service to ensure your comfort, safety and convenience.
Day 01: ~ Transfer From Chandigarh to Narkanda
Upon arrival at Chandigarh Airport or Railway station, you would be driven to Narkanda through Himachal taxi service in about -8 hours journey by a cab. On the way to Narkanda, you can get to visit the beautiful villages of Fagu, Theog, Matiana, Narkanda and Apple orchards. Enjoy the overnight stay at the hotel in Narkanda.
Day 02: ~ Transfer From Narkanda to Sangla via Sarahan
After breakfast and check out from the hotel, proceed for Kinnaur Sangla via Sarahan which is also known as the gateway to Kinnaur valley. Following, you will visit the Hattu peak (3,400 metres/ 11,154 feet) and submerged in the scenic beauty of Himalayas. Next on your trip map is the traditional wooden carved temple of Goddess Kali, Hawa Mahal, Cricket Ground, and Oldest Mahal of King of Himachal. After the temple tour, you will be driven to Sangla valley. The day ends with an overnight stay in hotel in Sangla valley.
Day 03: ~ Local Sightseeing of Chitkul Sangla Valley
The third day is reserved for a local sightseeing of Chitkul Sangla valley. The tour starts with a visit to Kamru village and Kamru Fort having a dedicated temple to Goddess Kamaksha Devi. Next is the visit to Sangla, a popular village known for its incredible sloping architecture and scenic charm. There, you can get friendly with the local and explore their simplicity and hospitality. Chitkul is another village which is the last inhabited village near the Indo-Tibetan border. There, you can enjoy being in the hands of nature at the Baspa valley. Enjoy the overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: ~ Sangla to Kalpa Local Sightseeing 2,759 metres / 9,048 feet (40 kms/ 2-3 hrs)
The next day after the breakfast you will be taken to Kalpa Village which is about 2-3 hours drive from Sangla valley. On the way, you can explore visiting Rekong Peo, the district headquarters of Kinnaur district, enjoy a delicious lunch of choice at the local restaurant and head towards the Kalpa and Roghi village. Famous for their production of apricots and apples, these villages also get you to catch a sight of the Mt. Kinner Kailash Mountain. Spend the night at the hotel in Kalpa valley.
Day 05: ~ Kalpa to Tabo 3,050 metres / 10010 feet (190 Kms / 9-10 hrs)
The following day, you would be driven to Tabo which is about 9-10 hrs drive from the Kalpa valley. On the way, you can explore Puh, Nako, and Gue villages – the last Indian village on Indo-Tibetan border. There, you can visit the naturally preserved mummy of a Buddhist monk about 600 years old. Upon arriving on Tabo, you would be checked into hotel.
Day 06: ~ Tabo to Kaza 3,200 metres / 10,500 feet, (150 kms / 9 hrs).
After breakfast, visit the Tabo monastery which is the oldest monastery in the Himalayas. Later, reach Kaza which is about 3 hours drive from Tabo. You will also visit the Dhankar village and Dhankar monastery and fort and stop over for a cup of tea or lunch with a local family. The day ends at checking into the hotel at Kaza.
Day 07: ~ Sightseeing around Kaza (5-6 hrs).
Proceed to the village of Lagnza after the breakfast and explore the offerings of the local market and meet & chat with the natives. Enthusiasts can visit the monastery located at the top of the village. If weather condition permits, you can drive to Hikkim, which is the highest located village in the world. Later in the day, continue the drive towards Kee Monastery and the Kibber village. Do not hesitate to go for a casual walk around the charismatic scenic beauty and hobnobbing with the locals. During the afternoon, you can dine at the restaurant with a choice of Indian and Tibetan delicacies. Return to Kaza in the evening to spend your night at the hotel.
Day 08: ~ Kaza to Chandertal Lake
The eighth day sets you off towards Chandratal Lake by crossing Kunzum Pass and Baltal. Enjoy mesmerizing scenic view of CB ranges peaks to absorb the nature’s aura inside you. Spend the complete day cherishing beauty of the beautiful lake and natural surrounding; followed by an overnight stay in a camp at Chandratal Lake.
Day 09: ~ Chandertal to Manali 2,050 metres / 6,726 feet ( 100 kms /05 hrs)
Being the busy day, you will be setting off on road as early as 6:30 a.m. towards Manali stop for breakfast at Chandertal Lake camp and lunch at the hotel. This day covers the crossing over two high mountain passes Kunzum pass (4,558 metres / 14,950 feet) and Rohtang Pass (3,980 metres / 13058 feet). On the way, you can visit the temple and catch the glimpses of unparalleled beauty of CB ranges and Glaciers. Reach to Manali in the evening and spend the night at the hotel.
Day 10: ~ Manali to Chandigarh (310 kms – 09-10 hrs)/.
After breakfast, drive to Chandigarh via Kullu, Aut, Hanogi devi temple and Pandoh Dam. Continue your drive to Chandigarh. Arrive in Delhi by evening. The tour ends here.
- Pickup & Drop.
- Welcome Drink on Arrival.
- All sightseeing's by individual car.
- Transfers: Destination-Hotel-Destination.
- Sight-seeing as per tour itinerary.
- All toll taxes, parking fees and driver's allowance.
- Inclusive of all taxes.
- Charges for early Check-In & late Check-Out at Hotel.
- Air fare/ train fare.
- Monuments Entrance fees during sightseeing.
- Camera charges/Rides etc.
- Any other item not specified in the Package Inclusions.
- 3.5% Government Service Tax.