One of the most enjoyable and thrilling trek located in Manali region, Hampta Pass is truly a trek of dreams and truly offers you an amazing display of diverse Himalayan landscape. Nestled at an altitude of approx. 14,100 ft in Pir Panjal range and decked up with jaw dropping experiences, Hampta Pass will take you on a voyage through some of the most beautiful virgin natural bounty that Himachal has to offer. From dense forest, lush meadows, pristine mountain streams to vibrant wildflowers, snow-capped peaks and serene lakes, trek to Hampta Pass in Himachal is a fantastic opportunity for amateur trekkers and veterans alike. The landscape changes dramatically every few hours after walking on the trekking trail. Hampta Pass connects the gorgeous Chandra Valley in Lahaul to Kullu Valley. Hampta Pass derives its name from the tiny Himalayan village called Hampta, where Sage Hmapta meditated years ago. According to the epic Mahabhrata, this trek route was travelled by the Pandavas on their quest for heaven. If you are passionate about trekking in the Himalayas and want to witness the magical untouched natural beauty and feel the real thrill of crossing streams, sign up for it now!
Day 1 : Manali Arrival | Drive to Jobra (45 mins) | Trek to Chika (2 kms)
Day 2 : Chika to Balu Ka Ghera Trek (9 kms)
Day 3 : Balu Ka Ghera to Siagoru Trek via Hampta Pass (7 kms)
Day 4 : Siagoru to Chatru Trek (7 kms) | Chatru to Chandratal Drive and back
Day 5 : Drive from Chatru to Manali | Manali Drop
Things to Pack
Waterproof and good quality rucksack (40-60 liters) and a day backpack, no trolley bags
Above-the-ankle waterproof trekking shoes
Comfortable clothing: down jacket, trekking jacket, trek/cargo pants, cotton long/short sleeves t-shirts and four pair of socks
Raincoats or ponchos and plastic cover (for wet clothes, smartphone, wallet, cash, etc)
Sunblock lotions, lip balm, coconut oil and other personal care items & toiletries
Warm woolen sweaters, caps and gloves (depending upon the season)
Water bottle (avoid single-use plastic)
Quick snacks for journey like dry fruits, chocolates
Personal medicines (or prescribed if any)
Phone, camera and photography equipments
ATMs and adequate amount of cash for shopping, cafe visits
Items like torch, power banks, sunglasses
Personal identity document like Aadhaar, driving licence, passport
Route changes, postponement, delay, or finishing the trek a day earlier: Under some extraordinary circumstance, your trek may end a day earlier or start a day later. This may become necessary due to inclement weather, heavy rainfall conditions, political restrictions, or any other cause. In the event of a change, postponement or delay, participants have no right to refund of the trek (in whole or in part) or other compensation for any injury, loss or damage. Trek fee is not charged broken down in terms of days but is a composite fee for the whole trek.
In such a case, we will look for the best possible alternatives, as feasible. We reserve the right to change any schedule in the interest of safety, comfort and general wellbeing as per the call taken by locals, the driver and your trek leader.