- Duration: 07 Nights - 08 Days
- Pickup: Shimla
- Drop: Shimla
- Destination Covered: Shimla, Kalpa, Sangla, Chitkul, Nako, Tabo, Dhankar- Kaza, Kibber, Langza, Komic, Hikkim, Key Gompa
Winter brings white gold with itself which it showers on few wonderful places. Spiti is one among those places which is dressed in milky white frozen snow during winter. It is the best time to have the most thrilling adventure here and so Spiti Winter Expedition offers you a chilly bite of its snow-covered land.
Winter sounds so exciting in Spiti but it is harsh too. So adventure is the only option which can keep you warm. To reach Spiti, there are two routes but during winter, the route which begins from Shimla is traveled. Experience the real side of Spiti which is more breathtaking than the ones in the picture-books. Trekking and Hiking to the nearby villages and in the trails of Trans Himalayas is the magical experiences.
Embark upon Spiti winter expedition and feel the chilly winter of this cold deserted mountainous valley. Give yourself an opportunity to visit Spiti by availing the best tour packages from Delhi. Get the holiday adventure out of your winter drive.
WHAT TO CARRY
MANDATORY DOCUMENTSGovt ID card & Photocopy with name and address.
Permanent Driving License. (For Self-drive Vehicle)
4 Passport Size Photo (Each Person).
- Wear Layers of clothes to keep yourself warm in Spiti Winter. A layer of thermal with a layer of T-shirt and fleece and a layer of down feather jacket with a layer of windproof jacket is enough.
- Thermal inners: 1 pair of lightweight, upper and lower (mandatory )
- Warm trousers 2 Pcs
- Full sleeve woolens/fleece 1 Pc
- Warm Gloves 1 Pair
- Warm pants 1 Pcs (optional)
- T-shirts 3 Pcs Preferably light, full sleeve t-shirts.
- Thick jacket: Carry 1 hollow full sleeve windproof jacket/down jacket.
FOOTWEARWater Proof Outdoor Shoes 1 Pair
Sandals/Slippers for walking around in the Hotel/Homestay.
Socks 4 pairs : 2 cotton + 2 woolen pairs (used only for sleeping)
BAGSDaypack (20 liters) 1 Pc
Ruck Sack (40-60 liters)
ACCESSORIESTowel 2 Pc
Head Torch 1 Pc (optional)
Water bottle 1 Pc
Woolen cap/ Balaclava: (Must protect ears)
Sunglasses: Any dark color. Sunglasses prevent snow blindness.
Power Banks (10,000 MAH+) 1 pc
Camera with spare batteries, charger, etc.
Snow chain in case of self-drive Vehicle.
OTHERSToiletries (Sunscreen - SPF 40+, moisturizer, light towel, lip balm/chap stick, small soap, toilet paper, wet tissue)
Cutlery: Carry a plate, spoon, coffee mug & a lunch box.
Personal Medical Kit- Mandatory. Please add in Diamox, to the list of medication.
Toothpaste, Brush, Tongue cleaner, Cold Cream, Deodorant,
Dry Fruits, chocolates, Protein bars, Mineral water.
Plastic covers: While packing, use plastic bags to compartmentalize things and carry few extra plastic bags for wet cloth
- 07 Nights Hotel/Home stay accommodations. (Hotel only Shimla)
- Meal: Veg Meal (Day 1: Dinner to Day 8: Breakfast) (Total 7 Breakfasts + 7 Dinners)
- Pick up and drop from Shimla.
- All Sightseeing as per itinerary by SUV / Gypsy (4*4).
- All driver charges, Toll charges, Parking, State tax and fuel fee included.
- Guide charges.
- Camera Fees or monument fee.
- Heater Charges.
- Entry fee for Rohtang pass by National Green Tribunal if apply.
- Entry fees at all tourist attractions mentioned in the itinerary.
- All Safaris, Rafting & other activities are not included in this package.
- All personal expensive and optional tours which are not given in the itinerary and extra
- meals are not included in this package.
- Tour will be goes accordingly given itinerary. No repeat destinations otherwise you have to
- pay extra for this.
- GST 5%
Shimla to Sangla.It’s finally the commencement of your Spiti expedition! You will now leave from your Shimla hotel with your group and strike to your first halt, Sangla. Have delicious meals in breakfast before you start your day travel. This amazing drive to Sangla will take around 7 hours to complete and the travelers can enjoy the magnificent views of nature and treat their eyes with the appealing scenic landscapes. It is approximately a 221 km drive to reach Sangla from Shimla. On arrival, unpack in the pre booked hotel in Sangla and interact with the extra ordinary atmosphere. Residing in Baspa Valley, this picturesque valley now popularly known as Sangla town witnesses a chilling temperature of -6 degree Celsius. It is ideally located in the Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh.
Sangla – Chitkul – Nako.Continue your Spiti Winter expedition with this refreshing morning in Sangla. Satisfy your taste buds with the hygienic breakfast and leave the place for your next destination. Now, you will head towards Chitkul which is the last inhabitated village on old Hindustan India - Tibet Road. Situated at an altitude of 3450 mtr, Chitkul is considered to be the favorite village of Baspa Valley of Himachal Pradesh. The river Baspa originates from the snow-mountains of Chitkul, flows through Chitkul towards next fantastic village "Rakchem". Now, it’s time for final destination of the day, Nako. It forms a part of the boundary of Nako village and seems that the village is half buried within the lake’s border.
Nako – Tabo – Dhanker – Kaza.The Nako lake and Nako village treats you with the most tremendous experience of your life. Post Lunch proceed towards Taboo. Dinner and Overnight occupy Tabo. Head towards Dhankar. Enroute you'll see White Mountains and snow laden valleys. Visit Dhankar Monastery- Seat of the King in ancient times- the foremost beautiful setting of a monument which hangs on a cliff and overlooks the confluence of Spiti and Pin River. Post Lunch drive to Kaza and have your meals in dinner as you will then go for your overnight nap in Kaza.
Kaza - Langza - Komic - Hikkim - Key Gompa - Kibber.This appealing morning in Kaza will treat you with the most beautiful moments of your life. This highly rich day will take you through number of must visit tourist destinations. Kaza is the sub divisional central command of the remote Spiti Valley in the Lahaul Spiti District. Bhuddhist Culture is popular here. Langza is little town around 5-10 homes including old religious community and an elegant statue of Lord Buddha. Its height is about 4100mtrs and 14050 ft. Komik town is most lovely spot at the tallness of 4,520 mtr. Around 15,000 ft. Tangyud Monastery is fundamental fascination of this town. Anyway Hikkim is additionally at the separation of 2 kms from here. Kibber is a town of Spiti Valley at 42,70 mtrs or 14,300ft. Kibber is 16 kms from Kaza. Parang La is associated from Kibber. Kibber Wildlife Sanctuary is primary fascination point to the all guests. Have delicious meals in dinner and then have your overnight stay in your pre booked hotel in Kibber.
Kibber – Chicham - Pin Valley – Dhanker.Wake up your senses with this sweet and pleasant morning in Kibber. Have your meals in breakftas and head towards your next destination, Chicham Bridge - A bridge which holds the title of being the very best bridge in Asia. Kibber, one among the oldest villages of the valley which is legendary for ounce expeditions now takes you towards your return journey. You will now move back towards Dhanker via Pin Valley. Enjoy delicious meals in dinner and then enjoy a relaxing overnight stay in your pre booked hotel in Dhanker.
Dhanker – Kalpa.In continuity with your return journey, this is going to be your last morning in Dhanker. After your early breakfast, the trip will depart from Dhanker. Enjoy your leisure moments with your companions. At the end of the day, go for your meals at Dinner and then move out for your overnight stay in Kalpa.
Kalpa – Shimla.Finally, the day of termination is here! After your delicious breakfast, checkout from your hotel in Kalpa and collect all your belongings. Our executive will guide you to your drop off point and then you can depart from this Sptiti Winter expedition.
- Day 1
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kriti chauhan says
people are fascinated by seeing the mountains of Shimla. The snowy mountains here look very beautiful in winter season.Posted: Mar 19, 2020