About The Trek:-A 06 days/ 05 nights trek. The trek starts from the Chandra valley in Lahaul & Spiti region. Chandertal at an altitude of 4300 m. This blue water has a circumference of 2.5 kms. This is the source of river Chandra. This is believed to be the spot from where the God Indra's chariot took the eldest Pandava brother �YUDISHTRA� to the heaven in his mortal form. After completing the trek we also visit the Lahaul & Pattan valley to see some villages to interact with the locals & view their culture.
Best Time : Mid June to Mid Sep
Highest Point : Baralacha La 4883 m
Highlight : Landscapes, Chandertal Lake
Physical Challenge : Moderate to Technical
Package Includes :
Accommodation in alpine tents while camping (trekking style camping)
All three meals - breakfast & dinner would be hot and lunches would be packed
Meals starts with packed lunch on day 01 of trekking till packed lunch on last day of the trek
Services of an experienced trekking route guide (from 4 pax onwards)
Cook & attendant during the trekking
Insulation mats for trekking style camping (Guest would have to bring their own sleeping bags)
Dining tent(from 4 pax onwards)
Kitchen tent fitted with kitchen equipment
Ponies during trekking to carry baggage, food material, camping equipment
Entrances to places of visit, camping fee
All transfers (to the trek starting point & pick up from trek end point by non AC jeeps)
Presently applicable taxes
Accommodation would be provided in Moving camp in a moving camp we provide accommodation in alpine tents (trekking tents) and carry all equipment like kitchen tent, dining tent, cook, kitchen equipment & ration etc on pones or porters (guest would have to carry their own day bags)
** Incase of 2 -3 pax, cook would work as route guide and dining arrangements would be made in kitchen tent only
Any airfare / Bus fare / train fare or airport tax
Any hotel in Manali
Any transportation to reach Manali, local sight seeing or departure
Meals other then mentioned
Sleeping bags, Trekking Shoes and clothing
Any kind of insurance, Medical evacuation charges
Travel insurance, repatriation charges, Damages/ claims of any nature, Expenses of personal nature like telephone calls, Laundry, Any kind of hard or soft drinks, Any kind of personal clothing, Any other expense not mentioned in the cost include column
Day 1: Manali - Batal (100 kms)
Travel by jeep from Manali to Batal over the Rohtang Pass (3978 m). Overnight in tents.
Day 2: Batal - Chandertal (16 kms)
Climb up to Kunzum pass (4558 m) to have glimpses of Spiti valley and then trek down to Chandertal lake (The moon lake - 4270 m). Chandertal is of exquisite beauty between a lower ridge and the main Kunzum range, the outlet being into Chandra river. Overnight in tents.
Day 3: Chandertal - Tokpo Gangma (12 kms)
Enjoy a good view of the mountain peaks and glaciers throughout the trek to reach Tokpo Gongma (4400 m). Tokpo means river in Tibetan and Gongma means big. Overnight in tents.
Day 4: Tokpo Gongma - Tokpo Yongma (10 kms)
The trek today involves crossing a river. The river should be crossed in the morning when the water is low. Reach Tokpo Yongma (4640 m). Overnight in tents.
Day 5: Tokpo Yongma - Baralachala (10 kms)
Baralachala (4883 m) is an interesting 8 kms long pass and gives rise to three rivers viz Chandra, Bhaga and Yunam. Baralacha means 'pass with cross roads on summit'. Roads from Zanskar, Ladakh, Spiti and Lahaul meet on top of the pass. Overnight in tents.