Kinnaur Spiti Vally Road Trip


Chandigarh – Shimla - Sarahan - Karcham - Kaza - Manali

Tour Key Points

  • Visit to Shri Bhimakali Temple
  • 500 Years Old mummy in giu village
  • The highest village Komic (15000 feet)
  • The world's highest post office Hikkim (14400 Feet)
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On this special road trip, you are going to explore the mesmerizing terrains of Shimla, Spiti Valley, Kinnaur Valley & Kullu- Manali Valley along with the beautiful River Chandra, passing by many old villages and the breathtaking snow-capped mountains.

This detailed day by day itinerary covers the entire circuit to Spiti and back is covered with multiple scenic places to visit. This leisure package will help you to relax along with exploring awe-inspiring sights of Himalayan Mountains.

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  1. Day 01 Chandigarh – Shimla (125 kms) (4 -5 hours)

    Arrive Chandigarh where you will meet our local representative followed by transfers to Shimla. Depending upon traffic, you will reach Shimla by afternoon or early evening and check in to the hotel for rest and freshen up. In the evening you are free to go shopping in Shimla market (The Mall Road) on your own or take the car to visit Shimla landmarks like Mall Road, Christ Church etc. before entering the unoccupied land.

  2. Day 02 Shimla – Narkanda – Rampur – Jeori – Sarahan. (175 kms) (7-8 hours)

    After breakfast you will Ride to Sarahan via Narkanda – A land of Apple & Cherry Blossoms and A gateway to Apple Country..!!!

    Cherry Blossoms is speculated to be native to the Himalayas. There are some amazing locations in the world where you can experience the beauty of the peak bloom of the blossoms. It is not easy to predict when exactly the buds will open offering the much awaited spectacular panoramic view. Every year, thousands of Cherry and Apple trees burst into colour offering a beautiful display of blossoms. If you want to experience these amazing panoramic views of blossoms, you can experience it in India as well, which is second to none. One such less-explored destination is – Narkanda. It is situated at 2708 meters on NH-22 (Hindustan-Tibet Road), a township in the district of Shimla. It offers mesmerizing scenic views of snow ranges which makes it an ideal retreat for those who love to be secluded between the snow-filled mountains. Narkanda which is famous for skiing and winters sports in winter, is not only a winter destination, but it also offers spectacular views of Cherry & Apple blossoms in summers. It is a gateway to Apple Country of Himachal Pradesh, which connects Shimla with Rampur and a diversion leading to Thanedar. Thanedar and Kotgarh is the prime apple belt of the state.

    We shall ride to Sarahan, by early evening we will reach Sarahan and check-in at the hotel.

    After a little rest, it is time to pay a visit to the oldest and architecturally inspiring Bhima Kali temple.

    Next stop is the Sarahan Bazaar and village visit. We will spend a leisurely evening and turn in for the night.

    Elevation: 6900 ft. above sea level
    Overnight at: Hotel / Meals: Dinner & Breakfast

  3. Day 03 Sarahan - Karcham – Chitkul - Kalpa (Approx. 105 Km / 04 - 05 Hrs)

    Today we will proceed towards Kalpa in district Kinnaur. Today you will be fascinated by the mesmerizing mountain views on the legendary Hindustan-Tibet highway along the Sutlej River, Wangtu and Karchham. And visit last village Chitkul after visit drive to Kalpa is the town of Golden apple & Cherry in Kinnaur district with a glorious view of sacred mountain“Kinner Kailash”.

    Elevation: 9710 ft. above sea level
    Overnight at: Hotel / Meals: Dinner & Breakfast

  4. Day 04 Kalpa - Nako -Tabo (Approx. 160 Kms / 05 - 06 Hrs)

    After breakfast, we will be heading towards Tabo and you will ride through the ancient villages like Riiba, Jangi and Pooh villages. An enchanting experience awaits you forward, we will stop for lunch at the pretty town “Nako”. Continue ride to Tabo (famous for Tabo monastery), a little hamlet of middle land.

    Max. Elevation of the day: (12,014 ft.) above sea level
    Overnight at: Hotel / Meals: Dinner & Breakfast

  5. Day 05 Tabo - Dhankar - Kaza (Approx. 75 Km / 04 Hrs. Ride)

    Now we will ride towards Kaza while stopping to admire the serenity of village life of Shichling and Chhorden villages. These scenic villages are situated on the banks of a peaceful river. Next, we proceed towards Dhankar monastery, an unexplored village of Spiti Valley. Upon reaching Kaza, check-in at a hotel.

    Max. Elevation of the day: (14,000 ft.) above sea level
    Overnight at: Hotel / Meals: Dinner & Breakfast

  6. Day 06 Key Monastery - Langza - Hikkim Village – Kaza

    This day is for a pure spiritual exploration ride for us in and around Spiti valley. After Morning Ride of 14 kms from Kaza towards Spiti Valley we will see the biggest monastery – “The Key Monastery''/” Ki Gompa”, once in a lifetime experience which is located on a hilltop and close by Spiti river, this Tibetan Buddhist monastery dates back to several centuries and is credited as being a training center for the Lamas. Also note it has a large collection of ancient murals and books including Buddha images.
    Next, we will make a short stop at Langza village(in Spiti Valley), and spend some memorable moments admiring the Gaya Peak (6000 m). Now we will move towards Hikkim village, at a height of 14,270 feet above sea level. As evening falls, we will return to Kaza and turn in for the night.

    Max. Elevation of the day: (14,300 ft.) above sea level
    Overnight at: Hotel / Meals: Dinner & Breakfast

  7. Day 07 Kaza -—Losar—Kunzum la—Rohtang La—Manali (Approx. 200 Km / 9 Hrs)

    After a good night’s sleep and breakfast, we will leave for Manali while driving through Batal, Chota Darra, Gramphu and Rohtang pass (3970 m). While riding forward we will cross the famous “Rohtang Pass” which is about 51 km beyond Manali, on the eastern side of Pir Panjal Himalayan Range. Of course, a stop here is mandatory so you can capture the awe-inspiring scenery.

    Max. Elevation of the day: (13940 ft.) above sea level
    Overnight at: Camp / Meals: Dinner & Breakfast

  8. Day 08 Manali Local Sightseeing (The gateway of High Mountains Passes)

    This day will be dedicated to local sightseeing in Manali. You will visit Hadimba Temple, Vashishth Kund (for its hot water springs), Manu temple and take a walk in this charming town.

    Max. Elevation: 6725 ft. above sea level
    Overnight at: Camp / Meals: Dinner & Breakfast

  9. Day 09 Manali –Kullu – Mandi – Bilaspur – Chandigarh drop (310 kms) (9hours)

    Wake up nice and easy and have breakfast at the hotel. Today check out from the hotel, free for stroll down on the mall. Today drive towards Chandigarh passing Kullu,Mandi and Bilaspur .Reach Chandigarh by early evening and fly back from Chandigarh Airport. Tour ends here.

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