The Hampta Pass trek starts from Manali, a town in the state of Himachal Pradesh know for its alluring beauty, this trek is captivating because of its enormity of open scenic landscapes, bone- chilling crossing of the Rani river, and the snow covered trail all year round. The hike is through Chika, Balu ka Ghera and Siagoru and all of these places takes one through thick alpine forests of Oak, Maple and Walnut trees, rambled meadows, rock faces cryptic views of the surrounding natural beauty, the glacial valleys, the thrilling traverse of the pass gives the trekkers a quintessential experience of an Himalayan trek.
Perched at a height of 4,270 meters this The awe-inspiring landscapes and natural foliage of the region itself draws trekkers aplenty, not to mention the abundance of rare Himalayan birds and orchids spotted here.this trek packs the punch of an idyllic adventure in the Himalayas. Moreover, trailing up to Hampta Pass also involves crossing through bthe high altitude alpine lake, reputed for its deep blue colour, called Chandratal. Another exemplary feature is the passage through the captivating Rohtang Pass that stands at an altitude of 13,000 feet and is enveloped in snow throughout the year.
Hampta Pass trek begins from in the vicinity of Manali in the Kullu Valley and ends in Lahaul and the Chandra Valley. Scattered at a height of 4270 meters, this is a moderate trek with a scope for customization of duration to suit ones time and convenience. The apt time to visit this place is May to October. It offers a close view of Mt. Deo Tibba, Mt. Indrasan and their Glaciers. The initial trek follows the river valley leading to the Hampta pass. As you trek, you will cross a river, across a Valley and get a beautiful view of Deo Tibba, Indrasan. Deo Tibba is popular among climbers who have good mountaineering knowledge. Hampta Pass promises to be a heaven for all those Trekking enthusia.
Trekking journey for Hampta pass will begin like this: It will be a drive journey from Manali to Jorba and from Jorba the real trekking will start. While trekking towards Jorba you will get to view beautiful You will also get to see the beautiful river hampta flowing and then finally you will reach Chikka which is filled with beautiful natural grass. Here you can view beautiful valleys of Lahaul and Spiti. The mountains of Pir Panjal and Spiti ranges adds beauty and creates a magical view which continues till Chhatru. Chattru is basically meting point of path from Rohtang Pass, Hampta Paas and Spiti. Here the trekking for the fourth day ends. Fourth day trekking will take around 4-4.5 hours. On the fifth and last day it will be a drive journey from Chattru to Manali through Rohtang pass which will take 7 hours approx. During the journey from Chhatru to Manali you will get to see the amazing views which you would have imagine in your dreams only. One must go for trekking in Hampta Pass and explore the beauty of Manali.
The Hampta Pass trek in Himachal is tailor made for those looking to experience high Himalayan adventure. It is a trek that comes built in with bonuses. And there are many. The first would be its easy access – you start the trek from Manali town – unlike most treks that start from a remote village. Two, you can add on an exciting day long trip to Chandratal a high altitude alpine lake – its deep blue colour is a rarity. Add to this the return jeep ride over the Rothang pass and it is almost like experiencing two treks at one go.
'In the lap of Himalaya so as to visit the well-known and striking Chandrataal, a high altitude alpine lake few hours from Chatru. The best months to trek are May and June and August through October. You will come across mind boggling and stupendous glaciers, cornice formation and snows all the way along. The maximum altitude will be reached on this day i.e. 14, 100 ft. Day four will start from Shea Goru and end up in Chatru You will witness the valleys of Lahual and Spiti and also the mountain ranges of Pir panjal and Spiti., deepest amongst blue shades.