Welcome to Kaza


Most people stay at least one night to arrange an inner line permit for travel beyond Tabo. Kaza is also the starting point for trips to Ki Gompa and the villages of Kibber, Langza, Hikkim, Komic and Demul, high on the east side of the valley, and a good place to organise treks and tours in or beyond Spiti.


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$297.01 Cultural & Theme Tours

The Passages of Lahaul and Spiti

Start our journey to Manali from DelhiWe start our upward journey from Delhi via road to Manali followed by overnight stay and acclimatization to high altitude. On reaching Manali, the day is at leisure for you. We will provide you with recommendations on places to visit and explore in the town. Manali is a small rustic town with many old wooden structures in traditional architecture and numerous street markets worth exploring. The town has a splendid view of Beas River that originates from Gangotri glacier and that of snow covered greater Himalayas. Due to high altitude mountain passes on the way to Spiti which are more than 4500 mtr. above sea level, it is advisable to acclimatize unless you are a frequent traveler in mountains.Have a tour of SpitiOur drive to the Lahaul and Spiti valleys via Rohtang pass would be bumpy hence try not to eat to much in breakfast. Once we cross the Rohtang pass, you will notice a stark difference in the landscape. Today we will arrive in Kaza via Kunzum Pass and various remote Buddhist shrines on the way.Visit oldest monastery of spitiA visit to Dhankar monastery and fort which once housed the royal family of Spiti valley has a view of capture. If the fitness level permits, we also hike up to the Dhankar lake before descending and starting for our stay in Tabo. Tabo is also called Ajanta of the Himalayas because of it is over 1000-year-old monastery which is also a UNESCO world heritage site.Visit Valley national park and village.We visit the Giu village known for its mummified monk followed by Pin valley national park.Have a glimpse of localsYou will indulge in activities with local families which give you a glimpse of local life. The ancient trading routes have numerous Folk Tales that we often share with you. You travel like a local, not just a tourist.Visit villages for understing more about treditionalVisit and stay in Demul, Komic and Langza villages. Demul is also one of the greenest villages of Spiti valley. Komic which is one of the highest villages in Asia is surrounded by vast pastures which we either cover on foot or on the back of a Yak.Highlights of the trip:Excursion Small rustic town with many old wooden structures in traditional architecture and numerous street markets worth exploring.The snow covered greater himalayas view.Cross the most amazing rohtang pass.The ancient trading routes have numerous Folk TalesDemul, Komic and Langza villages.Stays provided during the trip:Accommodation in clean & hygeinic hotel/home stay on twin sharingMeals: Breakfast & Dinner during the tripActivities:Road TripJungle Walk

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Lahaul Spiti tour to see Highest Post Office, Village & Monastery i

The starting point of this road trip is Manali and an early start is preferable. Pickup can be offered from Bhuntar airport or further off places like Chandigarh or Delhi at applicable charges. The cultural significance of this trip is dwarfed only by the sheer natural beauty of this whole region. Day 1 - Early morning pickup from Manali and drive to Chandrataal Lake. Stay at camspite. You will pass Rohtang Pass, Kunzum La Pass, Chatru and Chota Darra in Lahaul along the way in about 7-9 hours..Day 2 - Drive to Kaza, check in at hotel and explore the little town on your own. Visit the temples, monastery and bazaars. Utilise this day for some physical rest as remaining days are going to be busy. You will stay in Kaza for a total of 3 nights.Day 3 - Visit Kibber, one of highest inhabited villages (4270 meters) and Ki monastery. It is not uncommon to spot some rare wildlife like snow leopards, ibex, blue sheep and a few others. The open areas near Kibber offer stunning views of river valley and gorges. You can also visit Chicham a very remote village which was accessible only by a ropeway before construction of a bridge in 2017.Day 4 - Visit Hikkim ad Komic to see highest post office, Buddhist monastery and village in world. You can buy a postcard and post it to your friends and families or maybe take a few back with you. Bringing your own pen is recommended. You can also visit some nearby places like Langza if there's time. Komic is one of holiest and most revered Buddhist monasteries and Dalai Lama himself has wished to spend more time there.  Day 5 - Leave early morning to reach Manali by evening. The itinerary is tentative one and subject to changes due to factors like road conditions, weather, availability etc. The route of this trip passes through some of the toughest terrain you will ever see. So road blockages and delays are possible.