Hampta is the eastern most pass on the Pir Panjal variety which splits the valleys of Lahoul, Spiti as well as Kullu. This trek course is the quickest line between the Chandra and also Beas rivers, and also it was the popular path to come close to the correlated valleys also prior to the roadway over the Rohtang Pass was constructed. Hampta Pass Trek expedition is surrounded by spectacular Himalayan optimals, Deo Tibba, Indra Asan and Indra Kila. Hampta Pass is a preferred location for trekkers & campers easily accessible walking from Sethan regarding 3/4 days. This is one of the most attractive and practical trip for all trekkers which leads via the towering meadows of blossoms, Conifer woodlands, oak, Rhododendron trees to the toughest locations on top with cold wind blowing fiercely. On the Hampta pass at 4227 m. one can understand the aridness as well as fierce weather conditions encountered to conquer the Pass. The expedition is done from the month of May end to October.
Very first reach Manali, drive to Prini. Expedition starts via Prini town, rising to Jobdi nala by means of taxi. The roadway uses substantial view of the Kullu valley. Easy stroll of two hr to the camping site just after the roadway head. The route starts by level from Jobri nala to Chhika going through the woodland of Mapple, Silver Fir, Pine and also Oak, led by the grass and also stone and also fields of the wild blossoms. One can have à cup of tea in a little teahouse en route, which will freshen you. A mild rising walk of an hour finishes at the very first days camp website- Chhika(3500m.). A pleasant field between high bluffs, simply over the timberline: common to see a number of Gujjar encampments there. Stay at attractive campground in Chhika. As we begin on the complying with day, after an hour we once have to cross the river than treking through zigzag uphill on snow as well as moraines brings you to the Balu ka Gera camp site after complete day expedition. Balu ka ghera supplies splendid night as well as golden sights that one can not forget. High elevation valley usually have terrific lights in the evening as well as mornings. Next day the route begins to rise in the direction of the mighty Hampta pass from Balu ka Gera. As we go higher to 4000m. the oxygen degree begins to lower as well as weather can trigger any situation. The path comes steep incline till the pass on ice, snow, along glacial lakes as well as rocky valley. After the slope and reaching over the Hampta pass (4227m.), one can enjoy the sight of wonderful Himalayan peaks, Deo Tibba, Indra Asan, Indra Kila. The sight of the north Lahoul and Spiti is Fantastic. 2000 feet right listed below is the Hampta stream, emerging from the Hampta glacier to the east and running north wards to the Chandra valley. After spending quality time at the pass we climb up back via exact same course to the campground at Balu ka Gera. As we reach the camp one can have a warm favorite at his lounge. We will certainly halt an evening in the tents at Balu Ka gera. Following early morning awaken early as well as have morning meal, after that start travelling down in the direction of roadway head. We will certainly travel the exact same path using Juara Nala, Chhika and afterwards by car till Manali. as approached at Manali one can delegate their recommended locations.
How To Reach:
Distance by road:-
First reach Manali, drive to Prini. Trek starts through Prini village, ascending to Jobdi nala via taxi. The road offers extensive view of the Kullu valley. Easy walk of two hour to the campsite just after the road head. The trail begins by flat from Jobri nala to Chhika walking through the forest of Mapple, Silver Fir, Pine and Oak, paved by the grass and stone and fields of the wild flowers. One can have à cup of tea in a small teahouse on the way, which will refresh you. A gentle ascending walk of an hour ends at the first days camp site- Chhika(3500m.). A pleasant meadow between high bluffs, just above the tree line: common to see a couple of Gujjar encampments there. Stay at beautiful campsite in Chhika. As we start on the following day, after an hour we once have to cross the river than hiking through zigzag uphill on snow and moraines brings you to the Balu ka Gera camp site after full day trek. Balu ka ghera offers magnificent evening and twilight views that one can not forget. High altitude valley often have great lights in the evening and mornings. Next day the trail begins to ascend towards the mighty Hampta pass from Balu ka Gera. As we go higher to 4000m. the oxygen level starts to decrease and weather can cause any situation. The trail comes steep incline till the pass on ice, snow, along glacial lakes and rocky valley. After the incline and reaching over the Hampta pass (4227m.), one can enjoy the view of magnificent Himalayan peaks, Deo Tibba, Indra Asan, Indra Kila. The view of the north Lahoul and Spiti is Amazing. 2000 feet straight below is the Hampta stream, emerging from the Hampta glacier to the east and flowing north wards to the Chandra valley. After spending quality time at the pass we climb back via same route to the campsite at Balu ka Gera. As we reach the camp one can have a hot cup of tea at his lounge. We will halt a night in the tents at Balu Ka gera. Next morning wake up early and have breakfast, then start trekking down towards road head. We will trek the same route via Juara Nala, Chhika and then by vehicle till Manali. as approached at Manali one can leave to their preferred destinations.
Nearest Railway Station:-
Closest Train terminal is Ambala (350 kilometres) as well as Chandigarh (310 kilometres). Suggestion: Regular Volvo and also Buses are available from Chandigarh to Manali in the evening. Volvo buses charge between Rs.800 to Rs.1,200 per sector from Chandigarh to Manali and the other way around.
Nearest Airport :-
Nearest Airport is Bhuntar, which is 52 km away from Manali, is the nearest airport. Taxi services are available from Bhuntar to Manali, which costs about Rs.1000 Rs.2,000. Bhuntar is well connected to Delhi by air. Check the operating flights to Kullu as due to weather conditions flights gets cancelled.
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