Hampta Pass is perched at an elevation of 4,270m (14039ft) on the Pir Panjal range in the Himalayas. It is a small passage between the Lahaul Chandra Valley and Kullu Valley in the Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the best and convenient treks in Manali, Himachal Pradesh.
Hampta Pass adventure trek will take you to the valley of wildflowers, alpine Meadows of conifer forest, rock walls, amazing waterfalls, snow-white glaciers, and a lot more. The trail takes you to the lush green valleys of Kullu. Hampta Pass serves as a balcony view to a different new world while crossing the pass you see the Lahaul Valley deserts all surrounded by mountains.
Take the Hampta Pass Trek for a splendid route that will lead you to the heart of the Himalayas. One of the most beautiful and easy treks in Himachal, the Hampta Pass Trek takes you through varied landscapes from green meadows, pristine rivers to glacial valleys and imposing Himalayan ranges. This guided trek along the Hampta Pass circuit is ideal for budget travellers looking for a cost-effective trek in the Himalayas!
It offers you the view of snow-capped Himalayan peaks, the translucent Chandratal lake, along the rivulets of River Ravi through lush meadows and forests. The 4-day Hampta Pass trek takes you through an enchanting and unadulterated beauty of the Pir Panjal ranges of the Himalayas. The Hampta Pass Trek difficulty level is moderate. The trek can be undertaken by beginners and seasoned trekkers alike! Mid-October will have the most pleasant weather for the Hampta Pass Trek, with the temperature hovering at around 5 degrees during the days! During the trek, you will reach a height of 14,065 ft in the Himalayas!
Hampta Pass trek will start from Manali. From Manali to Jobra – a small hamlet in Kullu valley. From Jobra the trek is undertaken by walk to the Chika Basecamp. Chika basecamp is the starting point of Hampta Pass. While trekking from Chika to Balu ka Ghera you will cross amazing boulders alongside Rani Nallah. The next stop of this Himalayan walk will be Siagoru- one of the famous campsite. You will witness snow patched carpets and Deo Tibet Peak. Camping near a quiet stream, and see beautiful wildflowers alongside the river. Moving forward from Siagoru (12,900ft) to Chatru (11,000ft). Chatru, which is a consensus of three passes Hampta, Rohtang and the Spiti is famous for Camping and gives you captivating views of snowy mountains and valleys The trek will descend towards the Chandratal Lake – a high altitude alpine lake with great panoramic views.
The moon lake has the majestic reflections of all the mighty Himalayan peaks surrounded by it. Chandratal lake is situated at a height of 14,100ft. The beauty of the Himalayas with the blue waters will make you fall in love with the place. The color of the sacred lake is one of the high altitude wetlands of India. Chandratal Lake is another highlight of the trek.