Spiti Valley Tour Package from Shimla 2020
Highlights of the Spiti Valley Tour package from Shimla:- Drive along Indo-Tibet Highway- Drive over 2 high mountain passes – Kunzum Pass and Rohtang Pass- Visit ancient monasteries – Tabo, Dhankar, Kee, Komic, Lhalung- Visit highest post office at Hikkim and highest village with a motorable road in the world at Komic- Enjoyable short treks – Dhankar Lake and Chandratal Parikrama.Places Covered:- Shimla: Capital city of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla boasts to be the largest city in the state. Situated at a height of 2200m, the city is snuggled in beautiful hills and mystical woods.- Sangla: One of the best places to go away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Sangla nestles in the middle of the mountains and valleys.- Chitkul: At an altitude of 3450 meters above the sea level, Chitkul is home to beautiful orchids, mountains, meadows, grasslands, river, jungle, and huge rocks.- Kalpa: Having beautiful temples and monasteries, the village of Kalpa is famous for its apple orchards.- Dhankar Gompa: At an altitude of 12,774 feet, Dhankar Gompa is one of the main centres of Buddhist art and culture.- Spiti: Spiti is one of the coldest places in the country. Snuggled at an altitude of 12,500 feet above the sea level, the valley serves as a paradise to adventure lovers.- Bhaba Pass: One of the most challenging treks, Bhaba Pass connects Kinnaur and Spiti. Thick woods and serene waterfalls make the trek a perfect one.- Chandratal Lake: Also known as Lake of Moon, Chandratal Lake is in the shape of a crescent. Attracting a lot of tourists, the place beholds tranquil beauty.About the Spiti Valley Tour Package from Shimla: The quest starts at Shimla bus stand from where we pick you up. From Shimla, we go to Sangla via Kufri and Narkanda towns, Sutlej valley, Indo-Tibet Highway and Kinnaur district. After an overnight stay in Sangla, we take you to Chitkul on day 2. There we go for a short walk to Mata Mandir and ITBP Camp. Later, we retrace the roads back to Karcham Dam and move towards Recong Peo on the Indo-Tibet Highway. Magnificent views of snowcapped peaks called the Kinner Kailash range awaits us at Recong Peo.On day 3 of Spiti Valley tour package from Shimla, we enter the Spiti Valley. Reaching Nako through Sutlej and an hour of climb, the main attraction is the artificial lake; which, in the late spring, beholds pink flowers bloom all around the lake. Chos Khor Gompa is our next stop after that. Relax in the fields of Tabo or hike up to the caves, the monks used to meditate. On day 4, we go to Dhangkar Gompa or monastery, one of the architectural masterpieces of the Buddhist yore. After Lhalung and Golden Temple or the Serkhong Gompa, we call it a day.On day 5, drive to Pin Valley and local homemade pizzas for lunch awaits us. Exploring the local market in Kaza and going for an evening walk amidst the fields of Kaza will be our last activity for the day. On day 6, we head towards the village of Komic. Our overnight stay on this day is at Langza, the most scenic village of Spiti. Day 7 takes us to the famous monastery of Spiti at Kee. Chandratal or Moon Lake is our next destination. After a walk near the lake, we call it a day. Day 8 is the last day and after breakfast at the camps, travel back to Manali via the Batal. With this, Spiti Valley tour package from Shimla ends and we bid each other goodbye.