Fixed departure – May 2017

Chanderkhani Pass  ( 3600 Mts. / 11,800 feet)

Departure Dates:    04th, 11th, 18th & 25th MAY, 2017

 

Duration: 04 days
Region: Kullu – Manali
Grade: Moderate
Maximum altitude: 3600 Mts. / 11,800 feet

You are out to trek on one of the most beautiful passes of the region. The trek starts from the heritage village Naggar and winds through the old villages of Kullu Valley, beautiful meadows, thick forests of Pine and Oak, grassy land ascends where the valley exposes the view of the whole surrounding snow clad mountain ranges and takes us to the 11,800 feet hight Chanderkhani Pass – a heaven for nature lovers.

COST: INR  6,500/- Per Person


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The Itinerary

DAY 01: REPORT AT BASE CAMP, NAGGAR (5,800 feet)
Forenoon: Acclimatisation trek to the Heritage village Naggar, visit Naggar castle, Roerich art gallery and ancient temples.
Afternoon: Mountain sports climbing, High rope activities : Commando net, Swinging bridge, Plank walk, Burma bridge, sloth walk and obstacles. Orientation and preparation for the trek. The day ends with the bone fire after dinner.

DAY 02: NAGGAR – CHAKLANI (10,400 feet) 4/5 Hrs
Drive till the starting point of the trek, Rumsu village. An uphill trek starts from the village Rumsu thourgh the beautiful meadow, Steling. Initially a steep ascend through pine, Oak and birch trees and then a gradual ascend on a grassy pastures to reach at Chaklani camp. Chaklani commands an enchanting view of Kullu Valley and peaks of Dhauladhar Range. Overnight camp at Chaklani.

DAY 03: CHAKLANI – CHANDERKHANI PASS (11,800 feet) – CHAKLANI 6/7 HRS
A gradual ascend through a carpet of high altitude flower field to reach Chanderkhani Pass 3600 Mts. The pass is covered with snow till end of May – a heaven for nature lovers. The pass overviews a wide, majestic and panoramic view of PIR PANJAL, DHULADHAR Ranges and PARVATI VALLEY. After spending some time at the pass we descend back to the camp at Chaklani.

DAY 04:  CHAKLANI – NAGGAR
Descend down to the base camp Naggar through the beautiful meadows and the forest of Oak and Pine and old villages of Kullu Valley. Programme concludes.

For individual and small group participants. The fixed departures make the holidays more affordable and enjoyable, participant just need to understand and manage things as per the pre planned schedule of the trek and they will enjoy this adventurous trip as one of their best life time moments.

(FIXED DEPARTURE BATCHES)
Sr. No. Reporting Date Check  out Status
M 01.  04th MAY  07th MAY Booking Closed
M 02.  11th MAY  14th MAY Booking Closed
M 03.  18th MAY  21st MAY Booking Open
M 04.  25th MAY  28th MAY Booking Open

To hold your seats just write to us with the number of members in your group and suitable batch date to join.

COST INCLUDES

Accommodation in spacious and comfortable tents at base camp , Naggar ( 6 to 8 pax in a tent, ground bedding with mattresses, pillows and blankets ).                                                                                                                        (There is a separate block of toilets and washrooms with running hot and cold water for male and female.)

Accommodation in Alpine tents ( 4men/6men/8men ) during the trek in higher camps                                                       ( separate toilet tent facility is provided ).

Sleeping bags ( Holofill ), Rucksack, Trekking mats.

A variety of wholesome hygienic vegetarian meals.

All activities as per the itinerary.

Transportation/ transfers as per the itinerary.

Services of qualified instructors/ guides, cook, kitchen helper and mules/porters to carry camping equipment if logistics required.

First aid kit .

COST EXCLUDES

Transportation to reach base camp and back to your destination. However, arrangements of travelling can be made on request.

Any accidental, emergency, travel or medical Insurance.

Any expenses of a personal nature.

Service tax as applicable.

Beverages or drinks of any sort, including soft drinks or bottled / mineral water.

Any charges to visit monument/ heritage buildings and photography or camera charges.

Any transportation charges or transfers which are not mentioned in the itinerary.

Any charges for a manual or helicopter evacuation, hospitalisation in case of a medical emergency or the like.

Any additional activities which are not mentioned in the itinerary.

The Personal porterage / horses for carrying of individual kit or baggage.

HOW TO REACH
Trek India Outdoors base camp is located at the heritage village Naggar (20 kms. short of Manali on left bank).

By Air: The Kullu- Manali Airport at Bhuntar is approximately 30 Kms. from the base camp.
By Road: The distance from Delhi to Naggar is around 540 Kms. There are overnight buses (semi deluxe, deluxe, air-conditioned and Volvo) from Delhi to Manali. You can de-board the bus at Patlikuhal from where you can get number of taxis or regular route buses to our camp at Naggar.
By Train: : The nearest railway station which is well connected is Chandigarh/Ambala is Aproximately 7/8 hours drive.

PARTICIPANTS  PLEASE  NOTE

The Programme schedule can be changed due to unforeseen circumstances. In case of any illness during the expedition, the expenses for medical treatment, travel and porter etc. are to be borne by the concerned individual. Alcohol consumption is strictly prohibited during the camp. Trek India Outdoors cannot be held responsible for any accident, illness or any unexpected events during the expedition. Primary medical facilities will be available wherever, possible. Participants will be presented with certificates only on successful completion of the expedition. During the expedition the decision of the Camp Director will be final and binding.

***Those who are on special medication should bring their own necessary medicines. People having Asthma, Blood Pressure, Heart Problems or any high altitude ailments are advised not to participate.

YOU  SHOULD  BRING  THE FOLLOWING 

  1. Valid identity card/s              10. Cotton and woollen socks             19. Sun block cream
  2. Trekking shoes                      11. Light rain coat or plastic sheet      20. Needle with thread
  3. Cotton pants/trek pants        12. Vaseline/cold cream                      21. Toiletries
  4. Cotton shirts                          13. Walking Stick (optional)                 22. A notebook
  5. Woollen pullover                  14. Flip-flop (chappals)                       23. Ball point pen
  6. Jacket                                     15. Light towel                                      24. Personal medical kit
  7. Woollen cap                          16. Lunch box                                       25. Headlamp/torch with cells
  8. Sun Cap/Hat                          17. Water Bottle
  9. Waterproof gloves                18. Sunglasses (other than blue color)

HOW  TO  PARTICIPATE

Kindly send us an email regarding your participation or fill up the query form on our website http://www.trekindiamanali.com/contact.html . After receiving the availability status from us you may go ahead with the final booking procedure by downloading the application form, from our website and forward along with full and final payment to Trek India Outdoors Pvt. Ltd., Manali , Himachal Pradesh -India in advance by Bank Transfer.

CANCELLATION  CHARGES

(Cancellation request will only be accepted by email)

In case request for cancellation is received before 30 clear days or more in advance before the scheduled date of reporting, 80% of the advance taken will be refunded.

If the request for cancellation is received between 15 to 29 days, 50% of advance taken will be refunded.

No refund will be given, if the cancellation intimation is received less than 15 days before the reporting date.