Road Trip To Spiti Valley: Summer Spiti

From

17600.00

Duration

9 days

About

A road trip to Spiti Valley is in every traveler's bucket list and the reason is that Spiti, with its desert mountains, snow covered valleys and lush green meadows remains one of the most beautiful destinations that our country has to offer.

Nestled between India and Tibet, the word Spiti itself translates to “the middle land.”

In recent times, the valley has gotten an abundance of tourists seeking the place for the serenity it provides as well as the adventure that the wicked terrains of Spiti provide you.

In this Spiti valley road trip, we make sure that you get to make the most out of the experience and witness the mesmerizing Spiti Valley in all its glory as well indulge in the thrill that the impassable roads of Spiti has to offer.

BATCHES

2nd Jul to 10th Jul Closed{2nd Jul (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 10th Jul (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

9th Jul to 17th Jul Closed{9th Jul (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 17th Jul (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

16th Jul to 24th Jul Closed{16th Jul (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 24th Jul (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

23rd Jul to 31st Jul Closed{23rd Jul (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 31st Jul (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

30th Jul to 7th Aug Open{30th Jul (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 7th Aug (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

6th Aug to 14th Aug Open{6th Aug (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 14th Aug (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

13th Aug to 21st Aug Open{13th Aug (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 21st Aug (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

20th Aug to 28th Aug Open{20th Aug (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 28th Aug (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

27th Aug to 4th Sep Open{27th Aug (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 4th Sep (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

3rd Sep to 11th Sep Open{3rd Sep (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 11th Sep (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

10th Sep to 18th Sep Open{10th Sep (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 18th Sep (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

17th Sep to 25th Sep Open{17th Sep (Saturday) 06:00 PM to 25th Sep (Sunday) 08:00 AM}

Itinerary (Delhi to Delhi)

Day 0 : Delhi – Shimla
  • Assemble at Boarding Point in Delhi and head towards Shimla
  • Overnight Journey to Shimla
Day 1 : Shimla - Narkanda / Rampur : Stay Narkanda / Rampur
  • Reach Shimla by Morning.
  • After Fresh up we shall start our Journey to Narkanda/Rampur
  • Take appropriate breaks on the way and enjoy the beauty as you leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind.
  • Lose yourself amidst scenic valleys on either side of the road.
  • Drive through Kufri , Fagu on an amazing stretch of the old Hindustan-Tibet (aka old HT road).
  • Reach Narkanda/Rampur by afternoon
  • Dinner and Overnight Stay at Rampur.
Day 2 : Rampur - Chitkul : Stay Rakcham /Chitkul
  • Enjoy a nice, warm breakfast with a view of the mountains and head to Chitkul
  • We will drive on an amazing stretch of the old Hindustan-Tibet (aka old HT road) – the Tranda Dhank (cliff). The road through Tranda cliff was built during colonial times (1850s) when Lord Dalhausie was governor general of India. It is unbelievable that the road through a vertical rock face was constructed with basic tools without any modern blasting and rock cutting machines.
  • Chitkul (20 kms, total 1 hrs, each side – 3,450 metres / 11,318 feet.) which is the last village on Indian side on the Indo–Tibetan border. The village of Chitkul is like something from a fairy tale, and you will have a chance to walk slowly around it.
  • Reach Rakcham /Chitkul by evening.
  • Dinner and Overnight stay at Chitkul
Day 3 : Chitkul - Kalpa : Stay Kalpa
  • Take the morning easy, have your breakfast and explore Chitkul.
  • After spending some time in Chitkul we start our return journey to Kalpa.
  • Visit Suicide point and is located on one of the toughest mountain roads in the country.
  • Return back to Kalpa by evening.
  • Dinner and Overnight stay at Kalpa
Day 4 : Kalpa - Tabo : Stay Tabo
  • Enjoy a nice, warm breakfast with a view of Kinner Kailash Peak
  • On your way you will notice the terrain change and you will see the end of tree line.
  • On the way to Tabo you will see the confluence of Spiti and Sutlej river at Khab.
  • Enrote visit Gue Monastery: Home to Old Indian Mummy. Gue is an almost isolated habitation with no other village in view, but what makes it famous is over the 500- years-old mummy of a Buddhist monk. On a small hillock just on the outskirts of the village in a small room, inside a glass cabin, lies the mummy of an old monk.
  • Reach scenic Nako village- visit the lake in Nako.
  • Tonight you will get your first experience in a local Spitian homestay.
Day 5 : Tabo - Kaza : Stay Kaza
  • Take the morning easy, have your breakfast and visit the “Ajanta of Himalayas”- The Tabo Monastery which is close to a 1000 years old now.
  • On your way visit Dhankar Monastery, if the road is open – Dhankar used to be the Seat of the King in ancient times- the most beautiful setting for a monument, which hangs on a cliff and overlooks the confluence of the Spiti and Pin rivers.
  • We drive to Pin valley. Pin valley is the least explored valley in Spiti region of Himachal Pradesh.
  • Reach Kaza by evening.
  • Dinner and Overnight stay at Kaza
Day 6: Kaza Local Sightseeing : Stay Kaza
  • This is going to be a long day and we will start early on this day.
  • First, we will be visiting Hikkim, and send postcards from the World’s Highest Post Office.
  • Next, we will visit the World’s Highest Village connected via motor-able road, Komik
  • Adorable views of the Chau Chau Kang Nelda Park and The Buddha Statue is waiting for you at Langza.
  • We also visit the world-famous Ki Monastery, situated at a height of 13,668 feet. With over 1000 years’ worth stories to tell, Ki Monastery was founded by the discipline of the famous Atisha in the 11th century CE.
  • Chicham Bridge – The Bridge is at a staggering height of13596 ft. look down and you will find yourself gaping below at a 100 ft deep gorge.
Day 7 : Kaza – Chandertal : Stay Chandertal
  • We take one last stop at another Spitian wonder – Chandratal Lake. The mystical and beautiful Chandratal Lake, which translates to Moon Lake, is located at a height of 14,100 feet.
  • The Chandra Bhaga mountain range forms a striking backdrop for the lake, which changes appearance according to the pictures painted in the sky.
  • After capturing the colors of the beautiful Chandratal Lake, we drive to our camping site where a hot supper under the gaze of a million stars and the Milky Way awaits us.
Day 8 : Chandertal – Manali
  • Enjoy a nice, warm breakfast with a view of the chandertal lake and head to Manali.
  • We continue tracing our steps back, driving on the Kaza – Manali road and after a few hours of driving and some more stunning landscape, we pass through the famous Rohtang Pass where you can even stop for a brilliant photo session.
  • Reach Manali by evening.
  • By evening, depart for Delhi.
Day 9: Reach Delhi by Morning
  • Reach Delhi by morning.
  • Trip ends here with lifetime memories and some good friends.

Inclusions

  • Transportation in Tempo Traveler from Shimla to Manali.
  • Bus tickets from Delhi to Manali and return.
  • Accommodations on sharing basis as per itinerary.
  • Meal Plan: MAP (Breakfast + Dinner, starting from Day 2 Dinner till Day 7 Breakfast)
  • Trip Leader will be present at all times during the tour.
  • Mechanical Support
  • All permits Required
  • First Aid Kits
  • Oxygen Cylinders
  • Infrared Thermometer
  • Oximeter

Exclusions

  • Early check-in at the hotel.
  • Any additional expenses of personal nature.
  • Additional accommodation/food costs incurred due to any delay in travel.
  • Any lunch and other meals not mentioned in Package Inclusions.
  • Any Airfare / Rail fare other than what is mentioned in “Inclusions” or any type of transportation.
  • Parking and monument entry fees during sightseeing.
  • Additional Costs due to Flight Cancellations, Landslides, Roadblocks, and other natural calamities.
  • Any other services not specified above in inclusions.

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Max Guests

24

Min Age

18

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