Tour Type: Trek
Grade: Moderate (Good for beginners)
Altitude: 4268 Metres
Duration: 8 – Days, 7 – Nights
Meal Plan: Day – 1 and Day – 8 on M.A.P basis at the hotel (breakfast and dinner only), rest all days all three meals provided
Accommodation: Twin sharing at hotel, Twin sharing tent during the trek.
Packing List for trekkers
- 3 synthetic undershirts
- 3 long-sleeve shirts
- 3 t-shirts
- 2 pair of pants (suitable weight for current weather)
- 3 pair of underwear (long underwear if needed)
- 4 pair of socks
- 1 hiking boots
- 1 sandal (for wearing when not hiking)
- 1 waterproof windbreaker
- 1 heavy jacket.
- 1 raingear – ponchos can drape over your pack and save you the expense of a waterproof pack cover.
- hat & beanie
- fleece jacket
- Paper soaps/ Hand Sanitiser/ Insect repellent
- Rucksack 50/ 60 litres
- Water Bottle
- Torch/ Batteries, Sunglasses
- Hotel Accommodation in Manali
- Twin sharing 2 men tent
- Sleeping bag
- Qualified guide
- Ponies or porters
- Full board camping
- Personal Insurance
- Personal Toiletries
- Entrance fee at any temple
- Personal medicine
We reach Manali, relax, briefing, and visit to Manali market in case one wants to buy anything.
Manali drive by car to Jagatsukh to Khanol start our trek towards Chikka (3,150) by car and then trek to reach chikka, camp overnight. (4 to 5 hours gradual trek.)
Day 3 - Chikka to Seri (3,800)
Today after breakfast we shall trek alongside the jagatsukh stream through open pastures of land to reach our beautiful campsite at seri a huge open wet land with lush pasture of green grass overnight in camp. (5 to 6 hours. Gradual climb.)
Day 4 – Seri to Tenta la Base camp(4,050)
Today we cross the wet land of seri and then a stream to start our climb to the tenta la after the stream is crossed we start to climb uphill with quite a steep patch, post which one can have a wonderful 180 degree view of the area and then we trek some flat lands to reach our camp, overnight in camp. 5-7 hours of which last hour is slightly steep.
Day 5 – Tenta la Base camp to Chota chandertaal and return Seri
Post breakfast we shall leave for chota chandertaal lake from the basecamp it’s a rocky climb to the lake and after spending some time there descend to seri. (camp overnight 5 to 6 hrs.)
Today we trek back to Chikka From Seri. (4 to 5hrs.)
Trek down from Chikka to Khannol and drive to manali in a car and check into our hotel.
Departure- After breakfast.
NOTE: (a) Itinerary is subject to change due to enough accumulation/ volume of snow on the trek at higher camps and other natural calamities & circumstances.