chandertall Trekking

Area: Manali &Spiti in the state of Himachal Pradesh


REGION : Manali, hamta, Lahoul spiti.
SEASON : July to Sept.
MAX. ALTITUDE : 16040 ft.
GRADING : Medium
NO.OF DAYS : 07 DAYS trek.


Chandra Taal (meaning the Lake of the Moon) Chandra Tal is situated in the Spiti part of the Lahul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh (India).[1] The name of the lake originates from its crescent shape. It is situated at an altitude of about 4,300 metres (14,100 ft) in the Himalayas.[1] Mountains of scree overlook the lake on one side, and a magnificent cirque presents a view on the other. Chandra Taal is a popular destination for trekkers and campers. The lake is accessible on foot from Batal as well as from Kunzum Pass from late May to early October. There is also a motorable road from Batal which is 14 km (8.7 mi) away from Chandra Taal.


Day 1Manali

On arrival in Manali,you chek in to a hotel,rest for a while if you wish to and then proceed on a sightseeing trip for the day with one of our team members/guides.This could also include a village tour or similar activities,if you so choose.

Day 2 Manali to Vashist to Chhika 4-5hrs

Drive from Manali to Vashist village on the upper out skirts.Start trekking from Vashist to Chhika,passing through alpine forests,along the Hamta streams.Overnight in tent.

Day 3 Chhika to Balu Gera 4-5hrs

Trek from Chhika to Balu Gera at the of Hamta Pass.Balu Gera literally means “bears” camp.Brown bears use the caves in this area to hibernate in winter.Overnight in tents

Day 4Balu Gera to Hamta Pass(4200mts/13800ft) 4-5hrs

A strenuous trek over Hamta Pass to Sia Goru provides stunning scenery .You can see Deo Tibba and Indrasen Peak of the greater Himalayas. This used to be the trade rout from China by Spiti to kullu and othr parts of the country.Overnight tent in Sia Goru.

Day 5Sia Goru to Chhatru to Chandatal 3hrs drive, 3-4hrs trek

This day,s trek is welcome relaxtation after the previous day trek.Chhatru is a picturesque village surrounded by meadows and river Chandra flowing nearby.You are picked up of from the end point of the trek at Chhatru and transported by jeep to Chandertal,a high altitude lake in the Himalayas. This offers some splendid photo oppurtinities and you can spend the day relaxing here or hiking around the lake.You spend the night camping by the lake.

Day 6Chandratal to Kaza 3hrs drive

You drive to Kaza and go sightseeing to the Kibber.stay the night in a hotel in Kaza.

Day 7Kaza to Manali 5-6hrs

A 5-6hrs take you back to Manali,stay at Manali


  • Accommodation in tents sharing while camping during trekking .
  • All meals – breakfast ,Lunch & dinner. lunches would be packed.
  • Services of an experienced trekking route guide.
  • Cook & attendant during the trekking.
  • Dinning tent for more tent.
  • Sleeping bags.
  • Toilet tent during trekking .
  • Kitchen tent fitted with kitchen equipment.
  • Ponies or potter during trekking to carry camping equipment , like food tents material, etc.
  • Entrances to places of visit, camping fee.
  • Presently applicable taxes .
  • bone fire during camping .
  • First aid kit entire tour .
  • Oxygen cylinder in entire tour .


  • Any airfare / Bus fare / train fare or airport tax .
  • Meals other then mentioned.
  • Trekking Shoes and clothing.
  • Any kind of insurance, Medical evacuation charges.
  • Travel insurance, repatriation charges, Damages/ claims of any nature, Expenses of personal nature like telephone calls, Laundry, Any kind of hard or soft drinks, Any kind of personal clothing, Any other expense not mentioned in the cost include column.