Dazzling Spiti Valley Tour Package (Chitkul - Kalpa - Kaza - Chandrataal)
Himachal Pradesh is blessed with raw natural beauty and also places that are perfect for a family getaway. It has many mountain peaks, lush green forests which have many hiking and trekking trails for you to indulge in and be closer to nature.
One of Himachal Pradesh’s gems is Spiti Valley ,which is one of the most beautiful valleys in India and the world. The place is filled with vast barren landscapes, surreal high altitude lakes, snow covered mountain peaks, beautiful Buddhist monasteries and an insight into a different life and culture of Spitian people.
Our 7 nights 8 days Dazzling Spiti Valley Tour aims to showcase the real beauty of Spiti so that you can take in every essence of the place.
We start from the queen of hill cities, Shimla. Shimla is also the capital city of Himachal Pradesh. Shimla formerly acted as the summer capital of British India. The colonial architecture, beautiful mountains and dense forests are some of the highlights of Shimla which makes it for a top tourist destination.
The last inhabited village on the Indo-Tibetan border is Chitkul, around 569 kilometers from Delhi and 24 kilometers from Sangla and is famous for its sunsets, potatoes, apples and the incredible hospitality of the locals.
While going to Kalpa, you will catch a glimpse of Kinner Kailash peak, standing tall and mighty at 7500+fts. While in Kalpa, explore Kalpa Monastery, Roghi suicide point and Reckong Peo to shop at the local markets.
We head off to Kaza, which is the gateway to Hikkim which houses the highest Post Office in the world, and you may send a letter to a dear one from there if you like. You should also stop at the Key monastery which is at 12 KM from Kaza. Along with its historical importance, the Tibetan monastery provides a panoramic view. At
Langza, get ready to be awed at the massive Golden Buddha statue which overlooks Langza. Komic, is one of the highest motorable villages in the world, which makes it one of a kind location.
Other notable locations include Tabo, which houses a 1000 years old monastery, declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Gue Village brings back the memories of the Hollywood movie “The Mummy” as Gue has a real life remains of a mummy which dates back to 500 years.
Nako is a small village near the border of India and Tibet. The place is famous for its lake and 1000 years old Monastery. You can experience calm and serene surroundings at this place.
Chandratal lake is one of the most beautiful high altitude saline lakes in the world at an altitude of 4300mts. The lake is surrounded by lofty mountain peaks and the lake’s strikingly clear greenish blue water is sure to take your heart away.
1st Day: Shimla Arrival and travel to Sarahan, Day for Leisure
2nd Day: Sarahan to Chitkul via Sangla Valley
3rd Day: Chitkul to Kalpa Transfer
4th Day: Kalpa to Nako Transfer
5th Day: Nako to Kaza via Tabo , Gue and Dhankar
6th Day: Kaza (Langza - Komic - Hikkim)
7th Day: Kaza to Chandrataal Lake via Kibber - Kee Monastery and Chicham
8th Day: Chandrataal to Manali
Shimla to Manali:
|Double Occupancy||36000 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||27000 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||22800 / Person|
Itinerary (Shimla to Manali)
1st Day : Shimla Arrival and travel to Sarahan, Day for Leisure
Pick up from Shimla and head towards Sangla Valley. You will pass through the Kufri and Narkanda. It will take 6 hours to reach Sarahan. Sarahan is full of wildflowers all around, multiple guzzling streams, and the contrast of apple orchards. You can also find here Jujurana bird - a state bird of Himachal Pradesh.
On arrival done hotel check-in formalities and enjoy beautiful evening in Sarahan Valley. You can visit Bhimakali Temple, Return back to Hotel, Have dinner & overnight stay in Sarahan.
2nd Day : Sarahan to Chitkul via Sangla Valley
After breakfast head towards Chitkul enroute you will pass through the Sangla Valley. we will be traveling from Sarahan to Chitkul. Chitkul is 106 km from Sarahan and is a small beautiful village that lies near the border and India and Tibet. Chitkul is the last inhabited village in this region.
from today onwards we will cross Karcham Wangtoo Dam, A scene view of confluence of Baspa with Satlaj River, Kamroo Sangla Valley Gate, Baspa Bridge and Kamru Fort before finally reaching Chitkul in the evening. We will go for a stroll to the riverside later in the evening
Dinner and overnight stay at Chitkul
3rd Day : Chitkul to Kalpa Transfer
Post breakfast, we will take you to the ITBP check post & Akhri Dhaba (enjoy lunch in India's Last Dhaba on your own expense)
After that we’ll start our journey of kalpa. We’ll be passing through the popular town Sangla before entering the spectacular Kinnaur Valley. Before entering Kalpa at 7549 feet, you might catch a glimpse of the famous Kinner Kailash Peak – said to be the summer adobe of Lord Shiva while it’s covered in snow. Kalpa Monastery, Suicide Point at Roghi, the beautiful Reckong Peo town are some of the most amazing places to see here.
At Kalpa, you will warm up with a piping cup of tea before checking into your homestay/hotel.
Dinner and Overnight stay at the property in Kalpa.
4th Day : Kalpa to Nako Transfer
Post breakfast, we’ll continue our journey on the famous Hindustan – Tibet Highway or the NH 22. The journey today is going to be exciting with treacherous patches on the way and making our stop at Khab, the confluence of Spiti and Sutlej rivers which you will be easily able to differentiate the colour of.
We’ll be visiting the frozen Nako lake, the Nako Monastery and a very old, small, ancient temple said to have the impression of Gautam Buddha’s foot. Spend some time getting mesmerized to one of the most beautiful sunsets you’ll ever see from the sunset point in Nako.
Dinner and Overnight stay at Homestay in Nako.
5th Day : Nako to Kaza via Tabo , Gue and Dhankar
We will start this day after breakfast from Nako and visit the 1021-year-old Tabo Monastery, UNESCO World Heritage Site. You can walk around this sacred site and gain a deeper understanding of Buddhism. Unlike other monasteries in Spiti Valley, the Tabo monastery is located at the bottom of the valley. You’ll be able to witness the difference in the structure of the current monasteries from that of the Tabo Monastery which is actually made of mud.
We'll also be visiting Gue Monastery and Dhankar Monastery. After Dhankar, we'll visit Kungri Monastery* and Mudh Village*.
We’ll reach Kaza before evening and check-in into our hotel. The rest of the day will be at leisure. You can go around the Kaza city, visit the Monastery, check out the local food and the markets.
Dinner at the hotel in Kaza.
6th Day : Kaza (Langza - Komic - Hikkim)
Start our day after breakfast and start sightseeing Our first stop will be Langza (Fossil Village), famous for the big Buddha Statue & Fossils of marine creatures and plants, visit en route Komic and 18 km from Kaza. Spend some time at Komic, the highest inhabited village in the world. Get clicking with the locals and spend some time at the monastery. Later start your journey to Hikkim, the highest post office in the world, which is about 5 km from Komic. Send postcards to your near and dear ones. In evening head back to Kaza.
Dinner and Night stay at Kaza.
7th Day : Kaza to Chandrataal Lake via Kibber - Kee Monastery and Chicham
Head towards one of the most scenic lakes in India, i.e., Chandra Tal also called as Moon Lake via Kunzum Pass and Losar. The lake is beautiful, surrounded by mountains and is situated at an altitude of 4300 meters. Enjoy the views, get yourself clicked with the lake and spend some leisure time. En Route we'll be stopping at Kee Monastery which is the largest monastery in the entire Spiti Valley. We'll also be visiting Kibber, which is one of the highest motorable village in the world and Chicham Khas Bridge which isthe highest bridge in Asia at a height of 13,500 + fts.
Return to the campsite before sunset and if the skies are clear, wait for an amazing sunset on CB12 ( Chandra Bhagha 12).
Dinner and overnight stay in camps at Chandra Taal.
8th Day : Chandrataal to Manali
Today is the last day of our tour and we will start for Manali early in the morning after breakfast. You will be dropped Manali by afternoon.
Tour End's Here...
Accommodation as mentioned above, inclusive of all taxes
Meal Plan: MAP Plan (Breakfast & Dinner)
A vehicle as per Itinerary (Dzire / Innova / Tempo Traveller)
All Inner line Permits
Sightseeing as per Itinerary
Camping fees, Deluxe tents and sleeping bags/blankets at Chandratal Lake
Train or Airfare
Personal Expenses like Entry charges, Telephone, Fax, Internet, Laundry, etc.
Any Extra Meals.
Any extra excursions or sightseeing apart from the tour itinerary.
Any entry fees for the museum, park, Jeep safari or anything else.
Room Heater Charges.
Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
We shall not be responsible for any delays & alterations in the programme or expenses incurred – directly or indirectly – due to natural hazards, flight cancellations, weather, sickness, landslides, political closures (Strike, Hartal, Bandh) or any untoward incidents.
No cancellations will be taken over call or whatsapp msg. Please reply to the email of payment receipt that you have received at the time of booking.
Free Cancellation upto 60 days before the departure date. Land Package only, flights as per the operator's cancellation policy
59 Days to 45 days of Departure date. 10% of total Trip cost.
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.
No Show . No refund.
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.
Any extra expense coming due to any natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), Will be beared by customer. Company will not be liable.
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
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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