Hampta Pass Trek

The Hampta Pass Trek is a mesmerizing adventure that takes you through the stunning landscapes of the Himalayas. This trek is a perfect blend of scenic beauty, thrilling challenges, and cultural experiences. Starting from the quaint village of Manali in Himachal Pradesh, you will journey through picturesque valleys, dense forests, and meandering rivers.

The highlight of the Hampta Pass Trek is crossing the Hampta Pass at an altitude of 14,100 feet, which offers breathtaking panoramic views of snow-capped peaks. The trail also takes you to the beautiful Chandratal Lake, known for its pristine beauty and turquoise waters.

The trek is of moderate difficulty, making it suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers. Along the way, you will encounter charming Himalayan villages, interact with the local communities, and witness their unique way of life. Camping under the starlit sky, surrounded by nature's tranquility, adds a touch of adventure to the experience.

The best time to undertake the Hampta Pass Trek is during the summer months of June to September, when the weather is pleasant and the trails are accessible. This trek promises an unforgettable journey filled with natural wonders, breathtaking vistas, and a sense of accomplishment as you conquer the mighty Hampta Pass.

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Arrival in Manali and Acclimatization

  • Arrive in Manali and meet your trekking group.
  • Spend the day acclimatizing to the altitude.
  • Explore the local markets and indulge in the beauty of Manali.

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Manali to Jobra (9,800 feet)

  • Leave Manali early in the morning and drive to Jobra.
  • Start the trek from Jobra and hike to Chika, passing through beautiful forests and scenic landscapes.
  • Set up camp at Chika and spend the night amidst nature.
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Chika to Balu Ka Ghera (11,900 feet)

  • Begin the day's trek from Chika and head towards Balu Ka Ghera.
  • Trek through lush green meadows and enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.
  • Settle in at Balu Ka Ghera and camp overnight.
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Balu Ka Ghera to Shea Goru via Hampta Pass (14,100 feet)

  • Start the trek early in the morning and ascend towards Hampta Pass.
  • Reach the summit of Hampta Pass and soak in the breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks.
  • Descend from the pass and trek to Shea Goru, crossing scenic landscapes and a river.
  • Set up camp at Shea Goru and spend the night surrounded by nature's beauty.
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Shea Goru to Chhatru and Chandratal Lake (13,000 feet)

  • Trek from Shea Goru to Chhatru, passing through rocky terrains and river crossings.
  • Reach Chhatru and board a vehicle to Chandratal Lake.
  • Visit the stunning Chandratal Lake and witness its pristine beauty.
  • Camp overnight near the lake and enjoy the tranquility of the surroundings.
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Chandratal to Manali

  • Bid farewell to Chandratal Lake and drive back to Manali.
  • Reach Manali by evening and celebrate the successful completion of the Hampta Pass Trek.
  • Relax and rejuvenate in Manali or explore the local attractions.

Note: The itinerary may be subject to changes depending on weather conditions, group preferences, and the trek leader's discretion.

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Please check the Inclusions and Exclusions before booking the trip. If you have any questions feel free to communicate with us.

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  • Breakfast and Dinner
  • First Aid box
  • Trekking Equipments
  • Guide For Trekking
  • All Permits
  • Farewell dinner
  • Personal Expenses
Priyanka Jha

“Awe and Wonder”

Reviewed 1st, August

From the ever-changing landscapes to the crisp mountain air, every moment of the trek was filled with awe and wonder.

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“Lifelong Memories”

Reviewed 15th, July

Hampta Pass Trek exceeded my expectations. It is an adventure that will leave you with lifelong memories and a deep appreciation for the wonders of nature.

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The best time to undertake the Hampta Pass Trek is during the summer months of June to September. During this time, the weather is generally pleasant, with clear skies and moderate temperatures. The trails are also accessible, allowing for a smooth and enjoyable trekking experience.

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The Hampta Pass Trek is of moderate difficulty and is suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers. However, having prior trekking experience and a reasonable level of fitness will enhance your overall experience and make the trek more enjoyable. Regular physical exercise and stamina-building activities before the trek are recommended.

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The Hampta Pass Trek typically takes around 5-6 days to complete, including arrival and departure from Manali. This duration may vary depending on the trekking company and the specific itinerary chosen.

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The highest point of the Hampta Pass Trek is the Hampta Pass itself, which stands at an altitude of approximately 14,100 feet (4,298 meters) above sea level. Adequate acclimatization and following the guidance of the trek leader are important to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience at high altitude.

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While there are no strict age restrictions for the Hampta Pass Trek, it is recommended for individuals aged 12 and above. Younger participants should be physically fit and accompanied by adults. It is advisable to consult with a medical professional before undertaking the trek, especially for individuals with pre-existing health conditions.

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Accommodation during the Hampta Pass Trek is usually in tents. The trekking company will provide high-quality, comfortable camping tents along with sleeping bags and mats. It is recommended to carry a personal sleeping bag liner for added comfort and hygiene.

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Some essential items to pack for the Hampta Pass Trek include trekking shoes, warm and layered clothing, a waterproof jacket, a backpack, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, a water bottle, personal medication, toiletries, and a torchlight. A detailed packing list will be provided by the trekking company before the trek.

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Mobile network connectivity is limited or unavailable during most parts of the Hampta Pass Trek. It is advisable to inform your family and friends about the limited connectivity and make necessary arrangements beforehand. It's also an opportunity to disconnect from technology and immerse yourself in the beauty of nature.

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Restroom facilities along the trekking trail are basic and mostly in the form of natural surroundings. It is recommended to carry biodegradable toilet paper and follow proper hygiene practices. The trekking team will guide you on the best practices for maintaining cleanliness and preserving the environment.

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The safety of trekkers is a top priority during the Hampta Pass Trek. Experienced trek leaders and support staff accompany the group to ensure safety and provide guidance. It is important to follow their instructions, adhere to safety guidelines, and be aware of any potential risks associated with high-altitude trekking.

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