Chandrakhani Pass Trek
The breathtaking Chandrakhani Pass trek has a plethora of jaw-dropping sights . Trek to Chandrakhani pass starts from Rumsu village which is about 5 kms from Naggar town and after crossing the Chandrakhani Pass at 3600m, the trail heads to the Malana village, famous for its distinct and very reserved social culture.
This trek is laden with beautiful alpine pastures offering gorgeous views of some of the highest snow covered mountain peaks and open valleys. The trail requires walking through the blue Pine and Deodar, walnut, golden Oak and wild Cherry trees.
The views from the Chandrakhani pass are remarkable with Pir Panjal range, Parvati range in the east. A typical trek up in the hills of Himachal Pradesh, Chandrakhani Pass is ideal for all trekking enthusiasts and nature lovers.
1st Day: Manali to Ghankulhadi
2nd Day: Ghankulhadi to Chaklani
3rd Day: Chaklani to Malana via Chandrakhani Pass
4th Day: Malana to Manali
Itinerary (Manali to Manali)
1st Day : Manali to Ghankulhadi
Our trip lead and vehicle will meet you at Manali Bus Stand. Have your breakfast and after that, we will start out drive to Rumsu village which is the starting point of the trek to the Ghankulhadi campsite.
The trek involves moderate ascend and will take around 3 to 4 hours. In between, we will take occasional breaks and will stop at Sterling for lunch. Stay overnight in tents at Ghankulhadi campsite.
2nd Day : Ghankulhadi to Chaklani
Start the trek to Chaklani campsite after having your breakfast. Chaklani campsite is at 3,450 meters and offers amazing views of Manali valley. It takes around 4-5 hours to reach the campsite.
The trail is easy with few places of gradual ascend. Stay overnight in tents at Chaklani campsite.
3rd Day : Chaklani to Malana via Chandrakhani Pass
This day of the trek is comparatively a longer one with both gradual ascend and steep descend. We will start the day early after breakfast, it will take us around 3 hrs from Chaklani Campsite to reach Chandrakhani Pass top which is at 3660 mts .
Have your packed lunch at Chandrakhani pass top. Spend some leisure time at the top and start your descend to Malana Camp Site. It is a steep descend and will have to walk carefully. It will take us another 3 hrs to reach the campsite at Malana.Stay overnight in tents at Malana campsite.
4th Day : Malana to Manali
Route from Malana Village to road head is steep, but short, nothing compared to what you experienced the previous day.
It will take about 2 hrs to reach road head where our vehicle will be ready to take you to Manali. End of trek.
Camp Stay 3 Nights, Mats and Sleeping Bags
9 Meals (Lunch Day 1 to Breakfast Day 4)
Transport Manali to Rumsu and Malana Dam to Manali
Any expenses for optional activities or tickets, unless quoted in Inclusions.
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Any additional expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like cancellation / roadblocks/landslides/ strike or any other natural causes out of human control or any emergency evacuation expenses.
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Free Cancellation upto 60 days before the departure date
59 Days to 45 days of Departure date. 10% of total Trip cost. (Booking amount is non-refundable)
44 Days to 30 Days of Departure date. 25% of the total trip cost
29 Days to 15 Days of Departure date. 50% of the total trip cost.
15 Days to 8 Days of Departure date. 75% of the total trip cost.
7 Days to Trip Departure date. 100% of the total trip cost.
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Incase of government orders, harsh weather conditions , protests , landslides or any other unforseen circumstances , we work out the best possible alternate plans or trips/treks. At times even even certain activities are cancelled , the organization provides the best alternate but no refunds are provided.
If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), JustWravel will issue a trek voucher for the full amount and if possible will provide an alternate trek. The voucher can be redeemed upto same amount for the same trek or another trek in the next 365 days from the trek departure date.
If a trek or trip cannot be completed due to natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.). No refund would be provided.
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Cancellations policy will differ during the peak season and popular places.
Things To Pack
Down Jacket (Main jacket)
Tshirt or Fleece
Extra pair of Socks
Trekking/ Hiking Shoes (Forclaz 100 and above or Arpenaz 100. Checkout in Decathlon stores)
Rucksack (At least 40L)
Mufflers/ Neck Warmer
Extra pair of Clothes
First Aid Kit
*Add extra thermal layers and sweater during the winter season
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