7 Day Backpacking Trip to Spiti Valley via Shimla

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Located at an Average height of 14,010 feet above sea level. ‘Spiti – the Land Of Gods’ consists of Stark high alpine lands, scattered with small Postcard-perfect Villages of whitewashed Mud-Homes and Monasteries. With freckles of Green over a dry, weather beaten face, Spiti is a cold desert. Characterized by stark beauty, narrow valleys and high Mountains Spiti has some of the highest Villages in the world- Kibber, Gete, Langza, Hikkim and Komic. Get ready to Travel to a world where Villages appear like a mirage after miles of trailing a turquoise Green river nestled between snow-capped barren mountains and Blue Lakes. World which has the coldest winters you’ll ever see, but therein reside the warmest people you will ever meet . ‘A world within a world’

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Certified Trek Leaders

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Trek oriented Trip

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Adventures Camping Trip

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Visit Pin valley national park

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Stargazing beautiful Night-sky experience

Inclusions

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Accommodation as per the Itinerary

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Transportation (Tempo traveler)

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Accomodation (Guest house/ Home stay / Camp)

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Meals (6 Breakfasts,6 Dinners)

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Sightseeing tours as per the itinerary (Vehicle will be on Non-Disposal basis)

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All toll taxes, parking fees and driver’s allowance

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Experienced outdoor professionals

Itinerary

Delhi - Shimla - Kalpa - Key Monastery - Langza - Dhankar - Sangla - Shimla - Delhi


Day 0 :

Delhi to Shimla (357 Km) Reach Delhi airport by 6:00 PM. (If you have chosen for Delhi to Delhi)


Day 01:

Reach Shimla before 07:00 AM Reporting Point:Victory Tunnel,Shimla

(If you have opted for Shimla to Shimla)

Shimla (7,200 ft) - Narkanda - Sarahan - Kalpa (8,900 feet) (250 Km)

We ride through the hills of Shimla and reach Kinnaur filled with Apple orchids all along the way, Kalpa Suicide Point.

Kinner Kailash View from Homestay/Hotel


Day 02 :

Kalpa (8,900 ft) - Nako - Tabo - Kaza (12,500 ft) (197 Km)

We get to enter the Spiti valley on Day 02 and the transitions in the landscape from a hill stations of Kinnaur to the villages of the cold deserts of Spiti.

Khab sangam - confluence point of Spiti and Sutlej river Kaza Sightseeing


Day 03 :

Key Monastery (13,600 ft) - Kibber - Chicham bridge - Rangrik/Kaza (12,500 ft) (30 km)

Chicham Bridge - A bridge which holds the title of being the Highest suspension bridge in Asia.

Kibber - One of the oldest villages of the valley which is famous for Snow leopard expeditions

Key Monastery - One of the oldest Monasteries in the valley.


Day 04 :

Langza (14,500) - Hikkim - Komic - Langza (14,500) (20Km)

Hikkim - A village with the highest post office in the world and also the highest polling booth in the world,

Komic - Highest village in the world connected by a motorable road,

Langza - The fossil village where you get to see fossils which are thousands of years old Statue of Lord Buddha. One of the best days for ‘Night photography’ and ‘Astro photography'


Day 05 :

Langza (14,500) - Pin Valley - Mudh - Dhankar monastery (12,700) (120Km)

Mudh - A village that acts as the starting point for one of the Toughest treks in the country,

A visit to the colourful Pin Valley National Park.

Trek to Dhankar lake (2 km trail) Living local - Stay inside the New Dhankar Monastery


Day 06 :

Dhankar (12,700) - Tabo - Nako - Chitkul / Sangla (8,900) (250Km)

We start our journey away from the Spiti valley today, Visiting the old Tabo Monastery,


Day 07 :

Sangla (8,900) - Shimla (7,200) (220Km)


Day 08 :

Shimla to Delhi (357 Km)

Exclusions

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Anything which is not mentioned in the Inclusion

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Any kind of personal expenses, optional tours, Insurance, laundry

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Costs incidental to any changes in the Itenrary due to Bad weather or Natural calamities which is beyond our control

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Extra meals including breakfast on the arriving day & dinner on the last day

Things to Carry

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Head and Skin Protection

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Thermals / Gloves / Fleece

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Torch / Flashlight / Headlight

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Walking / Trekking / Sports shoes

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GOVT issued ID proof

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Electronic items

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Personal medicines (If you have any Health Issues))

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Small backpack (10L or 20L)

Notes

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We need not carry Backpacks with us, You can always keep them inside Hotel or Vehicle.

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Drinking and Smoking is strictly Prohibited during trip.

What happens after Booking?

Once you go through with the Booking, we confirm your Booking and then Experience Manager will get in touch providing further details and answer any queries

What's with the Confirmation time?

It usually doesn't take that long but we confirm your booking after making sure everything is in place so as to provide you with the best experience possible.

About the Cancellation thing,

Fully refundable 10 Days before the date of Experience