The Hampta Pass trek is one of the best treks of Himachal Pradesh and the trekking starts from Naggar. The most amazing part of the trek is to visit the moon lake or Chandra tal. Such as the beauty of Chandratal, it is said that gods descend to take bath in this beautiful high valley lake. Hampta pass trek cost is minimal yet opens up the beauty of Himalayas like no other trek. Hampta pass Chandra tal trek is a 5days trek that starts from Naggar and ends at Manali. Hampta Pass trek best season or Chandratal trek best season is August to October.
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Day 00: Reach Haripur and check in the beautiful base camp (12 – 14 hrs.)
Day 01: Haripur – Prini – Chikka (3530 mts) (40 min. drive then walk 6/7 hrs)
Day 02: Chikka - Juara - Bhalu ka Ghera (3627 mts) – Ratni Thach (3800 mts)
Day 03: Ratni Thach - Hampta pass (4298 mts) – Shiya Goru (3597 mts)
Day 04: Shiya Goru – Chattru (33600 mts) – Batal (3960 mts) - Chandrataal (4300 mts)
Day 05: Chandrataal – Batal – Chatru – Rohtang La – Marhi - Manali - Delhi
What to carry
How to Reach to Haripur for Chandratal trek
From Delhi> Reach New Delhi via train or flight> Board bus from ISBT (Kashmere Gate) for Manali> Get down at Patlikuhal which is 26 kms after Kullu and 20 kms before Manali> Take a share cab/auto/local buses to reach Naggar from Patlikuhal (6km) OR alternatively pickup can be arranged for you
Cancellation and Refund:
Cancellations prior to 15 days from the start of the trek is entitled for 75% refund.
Cancellation between 14th day and 7th day to the start of the trek will have 50% refund.
Cancellation less than 7 days to the start of the trek will have No refund.
Why should I go for Chandratal trek?
Chandratal is undoubtedly the most beautiful lake in Himachal Himalayas. So is the beauty of the lake that in ancient scriptures like Mahabharata it is said that gods come to take bath in this lake. The beauty of the place is surreal. Only comparable lakes that are as beautiful as Chandratal are perhaps Pangong and Tsomoriri in Ladakh region. If you have only one chance to visit Himachal then Chandratal and Spiti valley should top your list.
How to go for Chandratal from Delhi or Chandigarh or other parts of India?
The most convenient option is to come to Delhi first from any part of the India. From Delhi board a bus towards Manali. Get down at Patlikul. From Patlikul reach Haripur which will be the base camp for Chandratal lake trek
What is the average group size for Chandratal lake trek?
The average group size for this trek will be 20-30. This limit can be increased or decreased as per the no. of participants.
What about washroom facility during this beautiful lake of Chandra tal? How do you take care of that?
Dry pit toilet tents will be carried by the porters and mules. So, open and close both options will be available to the trekkers.
What type of food will be provide?
During trek nutritious, sumptuous, freshly cooked vegetarian food will be provided. Food will be tasty and will help to gain the precious calorie lost during trek.
Is there any transportation fee I have to pay for Chandratal lake trek?
From Patlikul to Patlikul any kind of Transportation required as per the above itinerary is included in the package. However, any kind of extra or emergency or beyond time transportation is not included.
What will be the temperature of during Chandratal lake trek?
Temperature will be pretty low in nights. So come prepared with enough warm clothes and other accessories.