Duration: 04 days trek / 06 days of driving and acclimatization

Location: Himachal Pradesh

Best season: June to September end.

Covering: Kullu > Manali > Hampta Pass > Chander Tal lake > Rohtang Pass > Manali.

Minimum altitude: 2,050 metres / 6,726 feet

Maximum altitude: 4,300 metres (14,100 feet) at Hampta Pass

You can take it: As a private, personalised tour (tour dates would be of your choice).

Grade: Moderate

Special about the tour:

The Height of Hampta pass is 4,300 metres / 14,100 feet. The Hampta Pass Trek joins the Kullu Valley to Lahaul valley tour to Chandertal lake tour. The trek starts near Manali town in Kullu and finishes with a Chandertal Lake tour in Spiti valley. On the Hampta Pass trek with Chandertal tour, you explore some of the most beautiful regions of the tribal tour to Himachal.

Hampta Pass to Chandratal Lake Trek you will experience the scenic landscape, frequently change in weather and atmosphere, delights the trekkers and provides various opportunities to click the best pictures of the landscapes.

Walking through the thick forests of pine and cedar wood, open meadows, waterfalls on the way, crossing various water streams, climbing on the snow paths, visiting the Chandertal lake where you find peace with nature, with the surroundings of the Himalaya is a memorable experience of Hampta pass trek.

You stay overnight in tents, relaxing yourself in the camps in nature, where fresh cooked, warm food is served to you by the trekking staff accompanying you. Camping at Chandertal Lake with Hampta pass trek is the best trekking tour of Himachal, one can have from Mid June to September end.

At the end of the Hampta Pass trek we drive to Chandertal lake, spending an overnight at the Chandertal lake, is a life time experience and is the highlight of the tour. Chandertal lake also known as the “Lake of the Moon”, as on full moon night it appears as if the moon and the stars have come down to the lake. At full moon night the reflection of the moon and stars can be seen in lake water. The stars look much brighter and closer at the night time. At day the desolate snow capped mountains reflect in the lake water. It is the largest and broadest lake in the region (1km. in length). This clear blue water lake lies in a broad grassy plain with a presence of rugged mountains, snow covered peaks and it presents a picturesque beauty of nature to the visitors. Camping near Chandertal Lake is a unforgettable experience that summit safari offers to its clients.

The Hampta pass trek could be taken with a combination of Manali Spiti tour, Spiti valley tour covering the famous monastery tour of spiti visiting Kaza, Kibber, key monastery, Dhankar village, Tabo Monastery, Pin valley tour from where you can take the Bhaba valley trek , Bhaba Pass trek towards Kinnaur Shimla trek which is one of the most vibrant trek from Spiti to Kinnaur trek. The Hampta pass trek with Chandertal jeep safari tour could be customised with Kinner Kailash or Hampta pass tour with Kalpa and Sangla tour as per your interest and available time and people of all age groups can take it easily. You can find such similar tours on our website under the Himachal Tribal tours in the special Interest Section.

Brief itinerary

Chandigarh > Kullu > Manali > Hampta Pass > Chander Tal lake > Rohtang Pass> Manali and drive back to Chandigarh.