Day 1 : (Manali) Report At The Base Camp
The first day is reserved for meet and greet, and orientation, after you reach the base camp in Old Manali, the trek leader will take a small orientation session, covering information like packing, walking techniques. You will also be given general information about the trek and the route. Stay overnight at the base camp.
Day 2 : (Chikka) Arrival At( Kabila the river side) Camp; Drive Till Chika (10250 Feet).
Once arrived, freshen up and change and after having healthy meals the plan is to drive to Chika very same day. A separate room will be provided to keep the belongings at Manali before you begin the trek. We will reach Chika via Jobri, Prerni Village and Aleo Nallah stream. The gentle and lush green slopes of Chika will be our base camp for today.
Day 3 : (Bhalu Ka Ghera) Hike From Chika To Bhalu Ka Ghera(11480 Feet)
After having breakfast, we will begin our day 2 hike from Chika to Bhalu Ka Ghera (named as the territory of Bears) since it is the hibernating place for Bears in winters. The day 2 trek will again be full of challenges as and picturesque scenes as we cross different rivers streams experiences the blossoms of nature. Thus, it will be wise to leave the climax scene to the trekkers only.
Day 4 : (Hampta Pass) Bhalu Ka Ghera(11480 Feet)- Hampta Pass(14000 Feet) -Bhalu Ka Ghera.
Day 4 will be a hectic journey. So, beginning it early we will continue walking through the tranquil valley to reach Hampta pass and will cross to District Spiti during the journey. You will start getting a very clear view of Deo Tibba while you ascend to Hampta. Though tiring the journey will enrich your eyes with the lush diversity of the ecosystem around, and it even becomes more tempting with the gentle slopes and wilderness blossoms and lush green carpets of mother nature. Continuing the series of hopping and resting, gambling and handling the challenges we will descend back to Bhalu Ka Ghera and will stay there for the night.
Day 5 : ( Manali) Trek Down To Chikka Followed By Drive Till Manali. ( Departure To Respective Destinations )
We descend to Manali early morning on Day 5, where we will trek till chikka and then drive till Manali. After we reach Manali, we will leave to our respective destinations post fresh and change.
- Tented stay on sharing basis
- Sleeping bag and Sleeping mat
- Camping equipment and support staff
- Forest permits
- To and From to the Base Camp Manali.
- Potter for personal luggage. Potters can be arranged at extra cost.
- No airfare or transportation or extra over and above the expedition plan.
- No travel insurance.
- Any expenses towards medical exigencies and other emergencies.
- Unforeseen handling costs due to weather disturbance, landslides, political unrest.
- Personal expenses towards tips, telephone calls, laundry, beverages etc
- However, all best possible assistance would be provided in case of exigencies.