Arrival in India (Delhi)
Around midnight arrival in
The cosmopolitan city and capital Delhi is the main gateway for
travelers to India. Upon arrival, you will be met by an Indo
Vacations representative and transferred to the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi
Today we have sightseeing in old Delhi. Sightseeing of Old Delhi
includes "Rajghat", the site where
Mahatma Gandhi was cremated
Masjid, the great mosque of old Delhi. Today we also visit the
famous "Humayun's Tomb" and "Qutub Minar". Before we proceed to the
Hotel we drive through New Delhi where we see the
Government Buildings and Embassies.
Day 03: Delhi - Manali
In the morning after breakfast drive to
Manali. Manali is situated
near the end of the valley on the National Highway leading to
The landscape here is breathtaking and you can view the well-defined
snowcapped peaks and wooded slopes. The Beas River rushes along its
rocky course amid grassy meadows carpeted with wild flowers and
wagtails hop along from stone to stone along the stream's edge. On
the other side are deodar and pine trees, tiny fields and fruit
orchards. It is an excellent place for a holiday, a favorite resort
for trekkers to various regions in Kashmir valley. It is known as
the Switzerland of India. Upon arrival, you will drive to the hotel.
Day 04: Manali - Marrhi (about 36 km)
Today we will begin our trekking from Manali. From Manali we will
trek towards Rallah Falls. We have lunch at Kothi. Then we trek
towards Marrhi. Arrive in Marrhi by evening. We will spend night in
Day 05: Marrhi - Chhatru
Today in the morning after having our breakfast we leave Marrhi.
From Marrhi we will trek towards Gondla. We will also cross
Pass, which is situated at a height of 3980 m. Rohtang Pass is an
adventurer's dream destination, situated at an altitude of about
4000 m. This pass is the gateway to the Lahaul region from Manali
and offers some great views of the Pir Panjal range. At the top of
the Pass the air seems to glitter against the snow as we look down
over herringboned ridges into the
Lahaul Valley. We have lunch at Gondla and later trek further to Chhatru. We reach Chhatru by
evening. We have an overnight stay in Chhatru.
Day 06: Chhatru - Batal
Today we trek towards Batal. Batal is situated at the foot of
pass, which provides the main approach to Spiti from Lahaul. The
panoramic view as viewed from the top of the pass is enthralling and
inspiring. On the way are the Bara Shigri glaciers. Bara meaning big
and Shigri meaning glacier in Lahauli dialect. The view of the
Shigri Stream emerging from beneath a huge iridescent archway of
solid ice is a never to be forgotten sight. Arrive in Batal by
evening. We will spend night in Batal.
Day 07: Batal - Kunzam Pass - Chandratal
Today in the morning after having our breakfast we leave
we will gear up to trek 10 km uphill to cross the famous Kunzam Pass
(4551 m). Kunzam provides chief access to Lahaul valley by the great
Kunzam range. The lofty Shigri Glacier can be seen in all its
grandeur. There is a temple dedicated to Kali, known as Kunzam Devi.
After visiting the temple we start trekking 12 km to
pleasant 4 hrs walk and the Chandratal will appear. Chandratal means
the Lake of Moon. On the banks of this enchanting lake there is a
vast meadow, which is carpeted with various kinds of wild alpine
flowers during spring season. In the evening arrive in Chandratal.
Day 08: Chandratal
The whole day at leisure in Chandratal.
Day 09: Chandratal - Kunzam Pass - Manali
Today in the morning after having our breakfast we leave Chandratal
and start our trekking again to return back to Kunzam Pass. In the
evening drive to Manali.
Day 10: Manali - Delhi
In the morning after having our breakfast we will drive to New
Delhi. Evening free at leisure. After having dinner we leave the
hotel for the airport.
Day 11: Delhi
Around midnight flight to home destination.
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Accommodation in double rooms on twin sharing basis with bath and WC
on the departure day.
Services of qualified local guides (English speaking
or languages of your choice)
at every place of
Transfers and departures on arrival and departure by Indo
All Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an
air-conditioned Car with
driver. For groups an individual air-conditioned bus (Except
Standard Hotels) will be
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