Spiti Valley Expedition in Summers

Spiti Valley Expedition in Summers

Pickup Point

Pick up: Delhi

Departure: Delhi

About


A Spiti Valley Trip is a traveler’s delight, thanks to the thrilling roadways and rustic landscapes. While most parts of India undergo unbearably high temperatures, the beauty of Spiti shines like a diamond under the sun during peak summer months. The best time to visit Spiti is from June-September when the glacial lakes will welcome you in all their glory. It is now that you hit those roads with our Spiti Valley Road Trip Package!

The treacherous curves that lead to the valley of Spiti from Manali will give you a dose of adventure and beauty all at once. This is your chance to experience the thrill of traveling through the famous Rohtang Pass.

When you finally enter Spiti Valley you’ll realize that it is much more than just a picturesque place of the Himalayas. There’s an abundance of rich Buddhist-Tibetan culture that resides in the serrated villages of Spiti. The Key Monastery is one fine example of architecture that makes you adore the concept of simplicity in Buddhism.

Take your time to absorb peace at this splendid glacial lake and click some insta-worthy shots!

So pack your bags and book yourself a slot in our Spiti Roadtrip Package for 2021!

What you will do


Day 1:

  • Leave from Delhi at 06:30 P.M (Day 0) and reach Manali the next morning.
  • Reach Manali by morning and check-in to the Hotel.
  • After having breakfast and some leisure, explore the local area of Manali.
  • You can visit the Mall road, Hidimba Temple, Old Manali for some good cafes to chill or Vashisht temple for the Hot water Spring.
  • Come back to the hotel by evening.
  • Briefing about the next day and dozing off at night.

Day 2:

  • Early morning, we start our journey to the valley of the Gods – Lahaul & Spiti!
  • Crossover to Lahaul by crossing the Engineering Marvel - Atal Tunnel, and watch the terrain shift from lush green valleys to brown arid deserts.
  • At 14,931 ft we cross another high altitude pass & the gateway to the Spiti Valley – Kunzum La.
  • We continue our drive through the stunning landscape to reach Kaza by evening, and overnight stay in the camps.

Day 3:

  • Being remotely located atop a hill overlooking endless plains, the Key Monastery is a world-famous center for learning and is an obvious choice for those seeking peace and calm.
  • Declared a national park in 1987, Pin Valley has altitudes ranging from 11,000 to 20,000 feet and is home to at least 12 endangered snow leopards.
  • In addition, other animals indigenous to the region are the Siberian Ibex, Bharal, Weasel, Red Fox, and Marten. Birds such as the Pika, Griffon, Golden Eagle, Bearded Vulture, Chukar, and Raven can be spotted flocking to the skies of the picturesque valley.
  • We first visit the Tailing hanging bridge and then the beautiful hamlet of Mud – the last motorable village of the Pin Valley.
  • Overnight at Kaza.

Day 4:

  • Visit some of the highest inhabited regions of the world.
  • The highest village in Asia – Komic, situated at a height of 4513 m, has a population of 84 people and is cut off from the rest of the world for most parts of the year.
  • Later, we drive to Hikkim, where we have a chance to send postcards from the world’s highest post office!
  • At Langza, walk back to the prehistoric era when Spiti was submerged by the Tethys Sea, as you explore a land very rich with fossils of Marine animals and plants which were here millions of years ago.
  • Overnight at Kaza.

Day 5:

  • We start tracing our steps back towards Manali.
  • However, make one last stop to witness another Spitian wonder – Chandra Taal Lake.
  • The mystical and beautiful Chandra Taal Lake or the Moon Lake is located at a height of 14,000 feet.
  • The Chandra Bhaga mountain range forms a striking backdrop for the lake, which changes appearance according to the pictures painted in the sky.
  • Later check in to the Campsite near Chandra Taal Lake, and overnight stay at the tents under the gaze of a million stars and the Milky Way Galaxy.

Day 6:

  • Today, we commence our way back on the Manali – Kaza Road.
  • We pass through some more stunning landscapes and reach Manali by afternoon.
  • After some leisure at the Café, we board the Volvo to Delhi and reach by the next morning with lots of amazing memories to remember for a lifetime!

Day 7:

  • Reach Delhi in the morning

Short itinerary


Day 0: Departure From Delhi

Day 1: Manali Self Exploration

Day 2: Manali To Kaza Via Rohtang Pass And Kunzum La | Stay At Kaza

Day 3: Key Monastery And Pin Valley | Stay At Kaza.

Day 4: Hikkim, Komic And Langza | Stay At Kaza.

Day 5: Kaza To Chandra Taal Lake Via Losar & Kunzum La | Stay Near Chandra Taal

Day 6: Manali | Departure To Delhi.

Day 7: Reach Delhi By Morning.

Free Amenities


Breakfast Included

Inclusions


  • Entire travel as per the itinerary
  • 5 nights accommodation – 1 Night in Hotel at Manali, 3 Nights in Swiss Tents at Kaza, 1 Night in Swiss Tents at Chandra Taal
  • 9 meals throughout the trip – 1 Meal on Day 1 (Breakfast) + 1 Meal on Day 2 (Dinner) + 2 Meals on Day 3 (Breakfast + Dinner) + 2 Meals on Day 4 (Breakfast + Dinner) + 2 Meals on Day 5 (Breakfast + Dinner) + 1 Meal on Day 6 (Breakfast)
  • All inner line permits for the trip.
  • Driver Night Charges, Toll Tax, Parking Charges, etc.
  • Team Captain throughout the trip.
  • An Oxygen Cylinder 24X7 in the car in case of emergency

Exclusions


  • GST (5%) is applicable extra.
  • Any kind of food or beverage that is not included in the package like alcoholic drinks, mineral water, meals/refreshments/lunches on the highway.
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities or uncrossable circumstances.
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.

Things to keep in mind


  • Authentic Government ID Card
  • Comfortable warm clothing like woolen socks, cap, fleece jackets or warmers, down jackets, toiletries.
  • Sunscreen & lip balm, Good U/V protection sunglasses
  • Personal Medicines (if any) & few medicines for altitude sickness (a must)
  • Gears
  • A rucksack bag and a day pack
  • 3-liter water bladder or water bottle
  • Clothes
  • A sun cap and a woolen cap
  • UV protected sunglasses
  • One cotton long sleeves and 2 short sleeve t-shirt
  • 1 fleece jacket
  • 1 heavy Thick jacket/down jacket
  • 1 pair of gloves
  • At least 2 long pants (trek pants and cargo pants are favorable)
  • 4 sets of undergarments
  • 2 pair of socks
  • A small towel
  • A rain jacket or a poncho
  • Footwear
  • Above-the-ankle waterproof and breathable hiking boots with good grip
  • Flip flops/sandals
  • Medication
  • One strip of Diamox
  • Glucose powder
  • Medicines for headaches, diarrhea, motion, and altitude sickness
  • Dettol
  • Bandages
  • Cotton
  • Personal Accessories
  • Toothpaste, toothbrush
  • Paper soap, or sanitizer
  • Sunscreen minimum of spf40, lip balm, cold creams
  • Body spray
  • LED torchlight

Important COVID-19 Guidelines


  • Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, everyone will be tested for body temperature daily.
  • Please maintains sufficient distance while using the common area
  • Always sanitize your hands before using any common area amenities
  • Regular sanitization of the property will be done at regular intervals to ensure safety and hygiene. 
  • Keep wearing your mask while traveling nearby.


Property Rules


  • Travelers residing outside Delhi are suggested to book trains/flights reaching Delhi not later than 2 PM on the trip start date. Similarly, on the trip end date, book returning flight/trains leaving post 4 PM.
  • Numerous factors such as weather, road conditions, the physical ability of participants, etc. may cause itinerary change.
  • We reserve the right to change any schedule in the interest of safety, comfort, and general wellbeing.

Cancellation Policy


No Refund shall be made with respect to the initial booking amount for any cancellations. However,

If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of the trip cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 75% of the trip cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of the trip cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

In the case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be canceled and in such cases, the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However, no refund will be provided for the same.


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COVID-19 safety measures

Regular temperature checks

Mandatory mask

Regular room sanitisation

Safety amenities available

Sanitised vehicles