Chandratal Lake Trekking Over Hampta Pass
About the Destination: The Chandratal Lake trekking over hampta pass is one of the most desired trekking tours in India. Offering moderate level of challenges and difficulties, a trek to Hampta pass is equally suitable for beginners as well as expert trekkers. Though it involves a bit of challenges, on making it to the top, the trekkers are rewarded with fascinating views and captivating charm.
On the other hand, the Chandratal Lake is one of the most scenic and appealing high altitude lakes in the country. Resembling to the shape of a moon, it is often called as the ‘Lake of the Moon’ and is visited by hundreds and thousands of adventure lovers throughout the year. Also, as the lake shares its history with the Hindu epic Mahabharata, it is also visited by Hindu devotees round the year.
About the Departure with Details: The Chandratal Lake trekking over Hampta Pass begins from the beautiful town of Manali which sets the tone for a beautiful journey with its picturesque surroundings. This apart, trekkers can be assured some visual treats along the day with a visit to Chandratal, a high altitude alpine lake, for an entire day! The adventure does not end there, a visit to Hampta Pass makes it even more appealing and captivating for the trekking aficionados.
Activities: Trekking, Camping
Duration: 9 Days (excluding stay in Manali ),11 Days (excluding journey from Delhi),13 Days (excluding journey from Pune)
Altitude: Chikka (3000m), Shiagoru via Hampta Pass (4268m) and Shiagoru (12,900 ft)
Difficulty Level: Easy