Summit Safaris offer’s a specialized tour package for trekking in the Himalayas. It provides great experience of Himalaya’s unbeatable combination of natural beauty and rural culture. On beaten trails or virgin tracks – Kinnaur, Spiti, Dharamshala, Manali, Leh- Ladakh are trekkers’ Paradise.
Trekking is a wonderful way to explore and make meaningful contact with this extraordinary country. Along with forests, many birds and animals, temples and monasteries, you will also encounter picturesque small mountain villages. In these isolated pastures and hamlets, warm friendly people of diverse culture offer a fascinating glimpse of traditional rural life.
Most of the trekking routes are well travelled by local people and shepherds but remain unmarked and without sign posts.
Trekking usually consists of ascents, descents and level walking—5-7 hrs (8-12 kms.) per day, accompanied by an experienced mountain guide, cook, ponies or porters. We also arrange for sleeping bags and tents. You walk at a moderate pace observing nature, rural communities and spectular mountain panoramas.
We have tailor fixed trekking itineraries, or can tailor-make a trek to meet your requirements. Whether you are a novice with no trekking experience, but have a desire to trek or whether you are an experienced mountain walker looking for wider options. We have treks from 4-5 days to 25-30 days that will be suitable to your requirements. Our treks in the Himalayas – range from easy adventure to strenuous ones for those seeking high adventure.
Our job is to ensure your comfort and safety as we take you where you want to go, at your own pace. We show you what you have come to see and help you to discover the things you had no idea about!
These treks are also combined with jeep safaris. We should be very happy to take you to some of the most remote, unexplored and breathtakingly beautiful trekking routes in the Himalayan Mountains, the grandest and most majestic on this planet.
What we provide for the trek
All the treks are lead by experienced professional guides, who all are well trained and licensed by the government. On the trek you sleep in tents. We provide you water proof tents with mattresses, sleeping bags that are comfortable with quality food of a high standard that is freshly cooked and served hot.
The support team includes: guide, cook / helper, sufficient porters or ponies/Yaks to carry all trekking gear and your bags. Our clients only need to carry a small day-sack with drinking water, and requirements for the day, such as camera and sunscreen.