Trekking Itineraries:

HAMTA PASS TREK

Day 01: Manali - CHIKKA 2900mt 5 H
3 km south of Manali on the left bank by jeep to Prini village. Starting point of trek. By visiting village temple straight up for 3 hrs. Arrive Hamta village and Sethan village. 45-minute walk through alpine forest to the campsite of Chikkab. Camp

Day 02: CHIIKA – BALU GERA 3300mt 5 H
The path to Juara is through Chhika. The trek passes through some spectacular landscape to just below the Hamta Pass, on a grassy bank sloping down from the cliffs. The impressive grandeur of immediate surroundings, the nearness of the Tokru-Shakru peaks, the wonderful coloring of the rocks and mountainside, all make this one of the best campsite on the route.Camp

Day 03: BALU GERA - Shea Garu via Hampta Pass 4270 mt 7 H
The trail now begins to ascend towards Hamta Pass and one can have close views of Deo Tibba and Indrasan peaks. After that, it is a descent all the way right to the campsite at Shea Gahru. "Shea Gahru" means a very cold place in the Spiti dialect because it is adjacent to a glacier snout. During summer, it's a grazing pasture or halting place for the shepherds on the way to the Lahaul valley.Camp

Day 04: Shea Garu - Chatru 3360 mt 3 hrs
The fourth day's walk is quite easy, along the river up to a boulder field, which is hard to cross during the monsoons. The river has to be forded at one point from where one can see the valleys of Lahaul and Spiti. The massive mountains of the Pir Panjal and Spiti ranges dominate the entire landscape till the campsite at Chhatru. Chhatru is a confluence point of paths from Rohtang Pass, Hamta Pass and Spiti.Camp

Day 05: Chhatru – Manali
Drive back to Manali over Rohtang la pass3900 mt. Enroute  a magnificent view of Hanuman Tibba peak (5990 mtrs).Hotel

Trek End



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