The Hampta Pass Trek is one of the most delightful treks in the Manali region of Himachal Pradesh. It is a moderate trek with a scope for varying the duration to suit ones time. Hampta Pass Trek takes us over the majestic foothills of the Himalayas, the Pir Panjal Range, crossing at Hampta Pass (14100 Ft.)
Meet up in Delhi and leave for Manali by Volvo bus. Overnight Journey. Manali is the adventure capital of India and other treks like Malana also originate from here.
After Breakfast we drive from Manali (6000 ft) to Jobra and start our trek to Chika (10100 ft) This is a 2 hour easy ascent from 9700 ft to 10,400 ft. While trekking we can see the Rani river on one side and a big rocky hill on the other. The trek passes through some of the most spectacular landscape. Overnight stay in Chika.
The third day trek is a gradual ascent. While trekking we will be able to see the spectacular Dauladar range. We have lunch at Balu Ka Gera.
This is the most spectacular part of the trek as we cross the Hampta Pass and then descend to our camp site in Siagoru. It will take us approximately 8hrs to reach Siagoru. The ascent on this part of the trek will be moderate.
This day we have an easy descent through the Hampta Valley. The massive mountains of the Pir Panjal and Spiti ranges dominate the entire landscape till the camp site at Chatru. Chatru is a confluence point of paths from Rohtang Pass, Hamta Pass and Spiti. From Chatru if road and weather condition permit we head to the Chandra Tal camp site.
In the morning after breakfast we leave for Manali via the Rohtang Pass. Our wonderful experience of trekking in Himachal ends.
Check out pics from our last Hampta Pass trek here
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