Duration : 6 Nights / 7 Days
Loction : Kinnaur Kalpa Sangla and Chitkul
Best Season : April to November
Category : Cultural, Heritage and Nature
Covering : Shimla, Narkanda, Sarahan, Sangla, Kamru, Rakcham, Batseri, Chitkul, Kalpa
You can take it : As a private, personalised tour (tour dates would be of your choice)
Special About Tour :
A weeklong holiday to relax and unwind yourself in Kinnaur and explore the less explored parts of the Himachal Pradesh tribal circuit on a tour package covering Kinner Kalpa, Sangla valley and Chitkul in the footsteps of Mt Kinner Kailash. Sangla valley tour package with Chitkul and Kalpa can be taken by people of all age groups and is the best early summer tour especially during April- May and October- November when the circular road trip from Shimla to Manali via Spiti valley is not open for vehicles. We take you to the beautiful places which are still far away from the crowds of tourists, near to mountains and nature- a holiday tour, you can cherish lifetime. The land between heaven and earth- is known as Kinnaur Valley and this remote part has become the hot spot as the best off beat tourist destinations of India. Due to ethnic tribal community of this area is also known as the tribal area of Himachal Pradesh.
Summit safari provides you best deals and special offers to Kinnaur Sangla valley with Chitkul and Kalpa tour package covering the tribal circuit of Himachal Pradesh with Sarahan. We visit numerous villages and valleys which all are different to one another and you will enjoy the unspoiled beauty of the mountains and nature over here. Sutlej, Baspa are the major rivers that flow through the valley. Sangla and Kinnaur valley road trip takes you through the countryside’s of Himachal Pradesh.
On the Shimla Sangla Kalpa Chitkul Kinnaur valley Tour Package each day of the road trip itinerary offers an opportunity to explore the oldest Hindu temple at and beautiful Buddhist monasteries. The culturally diverse tribal people add to the charm and interest of mystical Kinnaur Kalpa Sangla valley and Chitkul Tour. The finest view of the Mt. Kinner Kailash Mountain (6,000 metres) can be had from Kalpa village and is a spectacular sight early in the morning as the rising sun touches the snowy peaks with crimson and gold light.
Treat the below Kinnaur Kalpa with Sangla valley and Chitkul tour package just as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you, around your interest and requirements. Summit Safari India will make your tour a memorable and extra ordinary ;that will be sure to stay with you for many years to come….!
Brief Itinerary : Chandigarh > Shimla ( 1 Night on arrival) > Sarahan ( 1 Night) > Sangla ( 2 Nights) > Kalpa ( 1 Night) > Shimla (1 Night at the end) > and back to Chandigarh.
On your arrival at Chandigarh railway station / airport you will be met by our driver and he will drive you to Shimla (4 hrs) via Barog, Solan. Enroute you will stop for lunch break at Barog (2 hrs from Chandigarh)and comfort breaks and would have enough time to stop for photo breaks. You will reach Shimla in the evening and will transfer to your hotel in Shimla. Overnight stay in Hotel in Shimla. Evening sightseeing around shimla as per the avalibilty of time with you or free time to explore the mall road of Shimla.
After breakfast at hotel we will set off at around 9:00 AM. Today it is a drive of 8-9 hrs, driving through the beautiful villages of Fagu, Theog, Matiana, Narkanda and Rampur. En route we will have many comfort breaks and will visit the Apple orchards and Hattu peak (3,400 metres/ 11,154 feet) at Narkanda, from where you can have a spectacular view of the mighty Central Himalayas and will also visit the traditional wodden carved temple of Godess Kali on the top. We will also stop by a small lake on the way to Hattu Peak. Later on we continue our drive to Sarahan via Rampur and enroute we will stop for lunch break and various picture breaks and comfort breaks.Sarahan – the tiny village offers the splendid views of Shrikhanda Mahadev Peak (5,155 metres). The major attraction in Sarahan is centuries-old Hindu temple of Godess Bhimakali. Steeped in legend, the temple complex is a resplendent example of hill architecture. Sarahan is also the gateway to Kinnaur valley.. Overnight stay in Hotel in Sarahan.
After breakfast at your hotel, we will visit the famous temple of Bhimakali at Sarahan. This is the same temple in which human sacrifices were made about two centuries ago. After visiting the temple we will continue driving to Sangla (4-5 hrs) where you will check in at your hotel or could also choose to stay in fixed luxury tented accommodation. After lunch you will be taken on a walk through Kamru and Sangla villages (1-2 hrs) and we will visit the beautifully carved old temples and Buddhist monasteries. You will have plenty of opportunity to speak to the local people in these valleys. The Sangla valley is also known as the Baspa Sangla valley, after river Baspa which flows through the valley and it is the part of Kinnaur valley. Overnight in luxury tented accommodation / hotel in Kinner in Sangla.
A day to have short comfortable walks around the area.
This morning after breakfast we will be driving you to 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. The landscapes are stunning, and you will have plenty of time to enjoy them and talk to the local people. We will return to Sangla for lunch in the local restaurants and later the rest of the day is free to relax in the mountain landscape or if you like you can walk to another nearby villages or nature walk. We will have this second night at the same hotel / luxury tented accommodation at Sangla.
After breakfast at the hotel you will be driven to Kalpa village (2-3 hrs) Enroute we will stop at Recongpeo and will have a walk around the local market. Recongpeo is the district headquarters of Kinnaur district. We will have lunch in a local restaurant where you have a choice to enjoy Indian or Tibetian food. After lunch we will drive to kalpa (7 kms), you will check in to your hotel. Evening would be free to relax and explore the Kalpa village and to enjoy the finest views of the Mt. Kinner Kailash Mountain (6,000 metres). This is a spectacular sight early in the morning as the rising sun touches the snowy peaks with crimson and gold light.You can walk to Roghi village (3 kms) famous for its mountains views and cliffs. Later our driver will pick you from other end and will drive back to Kalpa. Overnight stay in Kalpa.
Today after breakfast around 08:30 A.M be will drive you back to Shimla via Tapri, Jeori, Rampur, Narkanda. We will arrive Shimla by late evening. Evening free to explore the Mall road of Shimla. Overnight in Hotel in Shimla.
Today after breakfast you will be driven to Chandigarh airport railway station as per your flight / train Schedule to board your flight / train back home.
This is where the tour ends. However, if you wish to stay longer in Chandigarh we can make arrangements for you to be transferred to the airport / railway station at a later time.
This is the itinerary for a tour which we run regularly. It can be altered, and we like to discuss plans with clients and can make suggestions about special places to visit depending on our clients’ interests, and available time. The itinerary is planned in such a way that you gain altitude gradually , you get a good and proper time to acclimatise properly while travelling through the Central Himalayas . Every day there is enough free time to make walk / or to relax your own so you could experience the people and culture from much close on the tour.
In case you require accompanying tour escort / local guide with you please tell us and we will be happy to arrange local, knowledgeable guide for your tour, as per your choice.
Please do not hesitate to collect any travel information from us, before working a final tour programme for yourself. We would be glad to provide you all the travel information and hotels details etc. at the time of planning your holidays with us, before you book your tour with Summit Safari. Being local, we can provide you with a wonderful private, personalise, tailor-made holiday tour in India at a cheaper cost than the standard package / group holiday that you might find elsewhere. We believe in delivering the service, more than- promised to our clients.
You will follow the itinerary as a Private tour. Internal travel by road from Chandigarh to Shimla, Sarahan, Sangla, Chitkul, Kalpa, and back to Chandigarh is by a private chauffeur-driven SUV car / similar vehicle.
On request Internal Flights / railway tickets/ Ac Luxury Volvo coach tickets will be provided, to and from Chandigarh/New Delhi back at the end of the tour---or you can book your flights/ train tickets/ Luxury Volvo coach tickets directly.
The Kinnaur and Spiti valley is still hidden by groups of tourist and few tourists come to explore these beautiful parts of the Indian Himalayas. These Himalayan valleys have plenty of hotels which are well equipped with all modern amenities and comprises variety of deluxe and budget hotels, guest houses, home stay with local people, fixed luxuary tented accommodation all which are run by the locals of these areas. One can choose the place of accommodation according to one's requirement and budget.
You stay in comfortable Neat and Clean local hotels, guest houses including some charming home stay properties and in a luxury tented camp all as preferred by you.
In Shimla, Spiti valley you can choose to stay a couple of nights with a local Indian family, with your hosts who are incredibly friendly and hospitable people. Your living arrangements are not going to be 5 star on this tour, but we do believe that we cater to people requiring different levels of comfort, and most importantly where you stay is CLEAN and COMFORTABLE. We would like to discuss and make suggestions about accommodation at the time of planning your holidays with us.
Meals Plan: Room + Breakfast + Dinner.
Cloths: cottons with woollens.
The Cost would be provided on Request
Please Note: The Cost of our each tour is based as per individual requirements, interests and budget of the client. The tour cost depending on the hotel accommodations you choose, food plan, mode of transportation you choose, whether you choose to include Escorted guide throughout the tour or set off on a more independent trip, with local guides available wherever required during the tour. This all we discuss with you while planning your tour and work out the best cost for your tour, accordingly.
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