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$550 Outdoor Activities

Hampta Pass Trek with Camping at Chandratal Lake and Trip to Kunzum La (6 Days)

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productOn the third day we are going to cross this high altitude pass at 4270 meters that connects the green Kullu valley with the barren high altitude dessert of Spiti valley. It's a steep ascent to the top and might take one up to 4 hours to reach it.Pass By: Hampta Pass, Manali, Manali Tehsil, Kullu District, Himachal PradeshAfter crossing the Hampta pass and coming down to Chatru, we'll drive from Chatru to Chandratal Lake. Arriving by the side of Manali-Spiti road at Chatru, we will stop here for tea and lunch break before driving to Chandratal via Chhota Dhara (3517 m) and Batal.From Batal onwards it can be very windy as the valley opens up here. The road climbs steeply around many bends to Kunzum La in the east. This road leads to Spiti valley. There is a new footpath leading from Kunzum La that descends to Chandratal, however the more direct approach is the road from Batal, going into the Chandra valley in the north. We will be driving along the left bank river Chandra after crossing a bridge near Batal. The trail continues for about 14 km to the scenic campsite at the bank of Chandratal, from here you can see the panoramic view of the Chandrabhaga Range.Duration: 1 dayLocation: Chandratal Lake, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshKunzum Pass (Tibetan: Kunzum La, (el. 4,590 m or 15,060 ft), is a high mountain pass on the eastern Kunzum Range of the Himalayas some 122 km (76 mi) from Manali. It connects the Kullu Valley and Lahaul Valley with the Spiti Valley of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is on the route to Kaza the subdivisional headquarters of Spiti. There is also a 15 km trek to the Moon Lake of the Chandratal from the Kunzum Pass. It consists of fifteen (15) sharp hairpin turns, testing driving skills of even experienced drivers. The drivers, travelers and passerby seeks blessings of Kunzum mata before undertaking the dangerous journey. Duration: 20 minutesLocation: Kunzum Pass, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshRohtang Pass at 3598 meters, is a scenic high mountain pass on the eastern Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas around 51 km from Manali. It connects the Kullu Valley with the Lahaul and Spiti Valleys of Himachal Pradesh, India. The views are just incredible and we'll stop here to get some awesome picturesDuration: 20 minutesLocation: Rohtang Pass, Himachal PradeshLocally known as the Dhungiri temple, Hidimba Devi temple or Hadmiba temple, it is one of the most popular temples in Manali. This four-storyed structure lies amid a forest, called Dhungiri Van Vihar. The locals have named the temple on the name of the surrounding forest area. Dedicated to Goddess Hadimbi (wife of Bheem, one of the five Pandava brothers of epic Mahabharata), it was constructed way back in 1553. The top conical roof is in metal while the other three square-shaped floors are roofed with timbre tiles. There is also a 24 meter high tower.The temple has a wooden doorway and the mud walls adorn stonework. The door has elaborate miniature paintings of the Goddess, animals etc. The beam of the doorway has the Navgrahas (the) and female dancers from one of the stories of Lord Krishna. The temple does not have an idol of the Goddess but a huge stone carrying her footprint is kept here.Duration: 20 minutesLocation: Hidimba Devi Temple, Manali, Manali Tehsil, Kullu District, Himachal PradeshNaggar was the capital of the erstwhile Kullu Rajas for about 1400 years. It was founded by the Visudh Pal and remained as the State headquarters until the capital was transformed to Kullu (Sultanpur) by Raja Jagat Singh.Naggar Castle, the official seat of kings for centuries. was built by Raja Sidh Singh more than 500 years ago. According to a legend, he used stones from the abandoned palace (Gardhak) of Rana Bhonsal to build the castle. He ordered the labourers to form a human chain over the Beas river connecting its left and right banks to transfer the stones manually. The castle survived the earthquake of 1905. While most houses in the valley and the nearby city of Jawa were completely ruined, the castle's use of earthquake-proof techniques helped it sustain despite the calamity.In 1978, the castle was converted into a rest house and subsequently a heritage hotel run by HPTDC.Duration: 30 minutesLocation: Naggar Castle, Naggar, Manali Tehsil, Kullu District, Himachal PradeshNicolas Roerich (Nikolai Roerich) was a Russian painter, who also wrote poetry and made Naggar his home for the last few years of his life. He travelled extensively through Tibet and the Himalayas. Nicolas Roerich’s old home (ground floor) has now been converted into the Roerich Museum; he lived here from the late 1920s till 1947.Duration: 20 minutesLocation: International Roerich Memorial Trust, Manali, Manali Tehsil, Kullu District, Himachal Pradeshwe spend one day at this incredible location in Sethan at 9200 feet with grand open views of the mighty Dhauladhar range. we stay in warm cosy rooms with traditional 'tandoors' for heating. the stay here before the in itself is an incredible and memorable experience.Duration: 1 dayLocation: The Wilderness Lodge

$320 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Spiti Valley Group Tour 6 Night-7 Day

Tour Itinerary: Day 1: Manali to KazaArrival in Manali. Our vehicle will pick you at 10:00 AM from Bus stand Manali. Then you will be taken towards Kaza vai Rohtang Pass. Overnight stay at hotel in Kaza.Day 2: Kaza to Kye & Kibber –KazaAfter breakfast you will be taken towards Kye monastery. Kye monastery, the centre of learning in Spiti valley. The setting of the monastery is on a small hill from where you get a complete view of the valley. Spend some time at the roof of the monastery from where you can click pictures and videos. After that visit the kibber village, which use to be the highest motorable village in the world. Khibber are also home to the rarest Snow Leopard and Siberian Ibex. Overnight stay and dinner in hotel at Kaza.Day 3: Kaza to Langza – Komic & HikkimWake up in the beautiful town of Kaza and get ready to explore the nearby villages of Langza (The fossil village), Komic, Hikkim & Key. In the late afternoon return to Kaza to explore the local markets for shopping etc. Overnight stay in Kaza..Day 4: Kaza to DhankarToday after enjoying local sightseeing head towards Dhankar monastery. Dhankar monastery is situated above the Dhankar village. It is located on the top of a cliff which gives it an intense look. Spend some time exploring the Dhankar village & monastery. Head towards Kaza for overnight stay.Day 5: Kaza to Chandra Tal LakeToday after breakfast head towards the famous Chandratal Lake. Chandra Tal lake is situated at a distance of 55 km from Kaza and is said to be the source of the Chandra river. Enjoy some quality time near the lake. Camping is not allowed near the lake so the overnight stay would be 2 kms below the lake at our Campsite..Day 6: Chandra Tal to Manali.Wake up early in the morning and visit the Chandra Tal lake to enjoy the mesmerizing morning view of the Lake. Return to the campsite for breakfast & head towards Manali via Rohtang pass. Overnight stay at Manali.Day 7: Departure from Manali.After breakfast head towards Manali Bus Stand. Thanks for choosing Being Himalayan.

$400 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Spiti Valley Circuit Group Tour 8 Night-9 Day

Tour Itinerary: Day 1: Chandigarh to Theog / NarkandaArrival in Chandigarh. Our vehicle will pick you at 11:00 AM from Chandigarh Airport. Then you will be taken towards Theog / Narkanda. Overnight stay at hotel in Theog or Narkanda.Day 2: Theog / Narkanda to ChitkulAfter breakfast you will be taken towards Chitkul via Rampur and Sangla valley. Chitkul lies in the Kinnaur district of Himachal pradesh and is the last inhabited village of India on the Indo – China border. Enjoy the view of the Satluj river on the way to Kinnaur. Overnight stay at Camps in Chitkul. Day 3: Chitkul / Sangla Valley to KalpaHave breakfast at the camps in Chitkul and enjoy the amazing morning view. Today after sightseeing in Chitkul & Sangla valley we will head towards Kalpa. Overnight stay would be at hotel in Kalpa.Day 4: Kalpa to Tabo:Wake up to the morning view in the town of Kalpa. Today we will head towards Tabo via Nako village. We will stop at Nako village where you can see the famous Nako lake. After a short halt in Nako village head towards Tabo. Tabo village is famous for its caves (Tabo caves) which can be seen from the village. These caves are used by the monks for meditation and other purposes. Overnight stay in Tabo.Day 5: Tabo to KazaToday after enjoying local sightseeing in Tabo village, head towards Kaza via the famous Dhankar monastery. Dhankar monastery is situated above the Dhankar village. It is located on the top of a cliff which gives it an intense look. Spend some time exploring the Dhankar village & monastery. Head towards Kaza for overnight stay.Day 6: Kaza – Langza – Komic – Hikkim – Key monastery sightseeing.Wake up in the beautiful town of Kaza and get ready to explore the nearby villages of Langza (The fossil village), Komic, Hikkim & Key monastery. In the late afternoon return to Kaza to explore the local markets for shopping etc. Overnight stay in Kaza.Day 7: Kaza to Chandra tal LakeToday after breakfast head towards the famous Chandratal Lake. Chandra Tal lake is situated at a distance of 55 km from Kaza and is said to be the source of the Chandra river. Enjoy some quality time near the lake. Camping is not allowed near the lake so the overnight stay would be 2 kms below the lake at our Campsite.Day 8: Chandra tal to ManaliWake up early in the morning and visit the Chandra Tal lake to enjoy the mesmerizing morning view of the Lake. Return to the campsite for breakfast & head towards Manali via Rohtang pass. Overnight stay at Manali.Day 9: Manali to Chandigarh Departure.After breakfast head towards Chandigarh for evening drop. Tour Ends!

$290 Day Trips & Excursions

WanderOn Spiti Valley Road Trip

ItineraryDay 1: Manali Arrival | AcclimatizationPass By: ManaliDepart from Delhi on Day0 Evening (06:30 PM)Reach Manali by morning and check-in to the Hotel.After having breakfast and some leisure, feel free to explore the local area of Manali according to the place that interests you.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 sleep overnight.Meals included: • Breakfast: BrunchAccommodation included: Hotel in Manali Himachal PradeshDay 2: Manali – Rohtang Pass – Kunzum La – KazaPass By: Rohtang Pass, Himachal PradeshPost early breakfast, we start our journey to the valley of the Gods – Lahaul & Spiti!Crossover to Lahaul by passing through the adventure haven – The Rohtang Pass, and watch the terrain shift from lush green valleys to brown arid desserts.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/hotel.Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: WanderOn Camps at KazaDay 3: Kaza - Key Monastery - Kibber - Pin Valley - KazaPass By: Key Monastery, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshBeing 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 and park are the Siberian Ibex, Bharal, Weasel, Red Fox, and Marten.Birds such as the Pika, Griffon, Golden Eagle, Bearded Vulture, Chukor, and Raven can be spotted flocking to the skies of the picturesque valley.We first visit the Kungri Monastery and then the beautiful hamlet of Mud – the last motorable village of the Pin Valley.Overnight at Kaza.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: WanderOn Camps at KazaDay 4: Kaza - Hikkim - Komic - Langza - KazaPass By: Hikkim, Kaza, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshVisit 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 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.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: WanderOn Camps at KazaDay 5: Kaza - Chicham - Losar - Kunzum La - Chandra Taal LakePass By: Chandratal Lake, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshWe 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.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Camps at Chandratal LakeDay 6: DeparturePass By: Chandratal Lake, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshToday, we commence our way back on the Manali – Kaza Road.We pass through some more stunning landscapes and cross the Rohtang Pass to reach Manali by afternoon.After some leisure at the Café, we board the Volvo to Delhi and reach by next morning with lots of amazing memories to remember for a lifetime!Meals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Journey from Chandrataal to Manali to Delhi

$325 Day Trips & Excursions

WanderOn Winter Spiti Valley

ItineraryDay 1: Chitkul - The last Indian VillagePass By: Chitkul, Sangla, Kinnaur District, Himachal PradeshLeave from Delhi by 08:30 PM (Day 0) and reach Shimla the next morning.Breakfast and freshen upDrive through Kufri, with Narkanda on the way to Sangla valley.Reach Chitkul by evening.Dinner and Overnight sleep.Meals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Swiss camp in KalpaDay 2: Transfer from Chitkul to KalpaPass By: Kalpa TravelsAfter having breakfast and some leisure, check-out of the hotel.Spend some time at Chitkul, the last Indian village towards China border.Also, experience the white wonderland.Depart for Kalpa.Reach Kalpa by evening.Check-in to the hotel, have dinner & sleep overnight.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Hotel stay at KalpaDay 3: Start your journey to Spiti Valley - KazaPass By: Kaza Himachel PradeshWake up early morning & after breakfast start your journey to Spiti Valley.Enter Spiti valley through Sumdo Border. Visit Nako Tabo villages en route Kaza.Cross the Ka loops en route Kaza.Reach Kaza by evening.Check-in to the hotel/campsite.Dinner & sleep overnight.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: WanderOn Camps in KazaDay 4: Key Monastery - Komic - Langza - Hikkim - Chicham BridgePass By: Key Monastery, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshWake up early morning and after having the breakfast, head for Spiti Valley divine sightseeing.Visit- The Key Monastery, Komic, Langza, Hikkim & Chicham Bridge.Come back to Kaza.Dinner and sleep Overnight.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: WanderOn Camps KazaDay 5: Pin Valley | Drive to Mud VillagePass By: Pin Valley National Park, Lahaul and Spiti District, Himachal PradeshWake up early morning and after having the breakfast, head for Pin Valley.Enjoy the scenic drive to mud Village.Pin valley is the only place in Spiti with vegetation.Come back to Kaza by Night.Dinner and sleep overnight.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: WanderOn Camps KazaDay 6: Transfer to Kalpa | Relax with serene surroundingPass By: Himachal PradeshWake up early morning and after breakfast check-out of the hotel.Depart for the Kalpa.Reach Kalpa by NightCheck-in to the hotel.Dinner and Overnight rest.Meals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Hotel in KalpaDay 7: DeparturePass By: Shimla Bus STAND New ISBTWake up early morning and after breakfast depart for Shimla.Reach Shimla by evening.Depart for Delhi.Reach Delhi next morning (Day 8) around 08:00 AMMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight journey from Shimla to Delhi

$1200 Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour De Spiti

Day 1 : MANALI ( Manali- Solang - Naggar- Manali 70 KMS )The first day of the tour is to meet the staff and create a rapport, with not just the team, who would be briefing you about the things to do and avoid on the tour, but also getting familiar with the bikes that we would be riding on this journey. For this purpose, after a meet and greet session, we set out for testing the bikes with a short ride across the manali town, visiting places of interest such as the solang Valley, Hadimba Temple and the Naggar castle, the erstwhile residence of the kings of the valley. We travel approximately 70-80 kms and retire to our hotel for a comfortable sleep post dinner.Day 2: MANALI – KASOL (PARVATI VALLEY )(Manali - Kullu - Kasol – Manikaran – Kasol  90 KMS )Today we ride from Manali to Kasol via Kullu. After an early breakfast we set off on the left bank of river Beas to a small hamlet called kasol, nestled in the heart of  Parvati valley. Kasol is famous for its nomadic restaurants that are quite unlike anything u will find at other places in India. We will also visit the holy Manikaran shrine which is famous for hot water springs. A short excursion to Tosh is also an option for enthusiastic trekkers.Day 3: KASOL - SARAHAN ( Kasol - Bhuntar- Aut -Banjar - Jalori Paas - Rampur- Sarahan 210 KMS )Day 4: SARAHAN – SANGLA( Sarahan - Tapri - Karchham- Sangla  85 KMS )Day 5: SANGLA TO KALPA( Sangla - Chitkul - Karchham - Reckong Peo – Kalpa 71 KMS ) Day 6 : KALPA TO NAKO( Kalpa- Moorang -Puh- Nako  120 KMS )Day 7 : NAKO TO KAZA( Nako - Tabo – Kaza 112 KMS )Day 8 : KAZA( Kaza - Key - Kibber – Kaza 70 KMS )Day 9: KAZA TO CHANDER TAAL( Kaza - Kunzam Pass - Baatal - Chandra Taal 65 KMS )DAY 10: CHANDERTAAL TO  MANALI( Chandrataal – Batal – Rohtang Pass - 150 KMS )Staring after breakfast we take the road from Baatal to gramphu from where we ascend the Rohtang and ride beyond the pass into the lush green Kullu valley. Today’s is the last day of our tour and by evening we Reach Manali and have a Farewell dinner and talk about our adventures. PLEASE WRITE US FOR COMPLETE ITINERARY.