Pin Parvati Pass Trek Tour
Trekking around the Pin Parvati Valley is actually gaining the most spectacular trek from the lush green valley that involves the changing landscape with snow clad mountain peaks, pristine lakes and beautiful meadows with abundance of Blue flowers “Meconopsis” all around. On the way to this high end trekking destination, the trekkers can also achieve the high altitude Maltalai Lake and the famous Pin Parvati Pass. Definitely, trekking at Pin Parvati Pass will bring the trekkers, a sense of achievement at crossing the 5000m+ Himalayan pass and contrasting landscapes of valleys on either side of the pass.
The trekkers can enjoy the beautiful campsites on the either side of the scintillating meadows and can get benefited from the sightseeing of the mountain beauty of the virgin landscape of the Spiti region. Alongside trekking, rafting across the Spiti region is the next best idea to appreciate the nature in its grand original form. An additional advantage for the spiritual or the religious trekkers will be visiting the famous monasteries all around the area to catch hold the Buddhist culture all around the vicinity. Nature’s delights can be seen at its complete innovated form when the trekkers will discover the famous Chandar Tal which is one of the most beautiful lakes in the world to look into the ancient Buddhist culture from close proximity.Air fare
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- Alcohol, soft drinks, bottled water, beverages, etc.
- Any meals/services not mentioned above
Delhi - Manali (510 kms/ 12- 13 hrs)
In the evening drive to Manali by AC Volvo coach. Overnight journey.
Arrival at Manali by morning. On arrival transfer to hotel for relaxes. At leisure visit Hadimba Devi Temple, old Manali, Tibetan Monastery and the mall. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Manali - Manikaran - Barsheni - Khirganga (3020 m9906 ft) 5 hrs
In the morning drive to Manikaran and from here we will start our trek. Khirganga is a hot spring where Lord Shiva is said to have meditated. The difference between the spring here and in Manikaran is that after a bath in Khirganga, your skin will feel clammy and greasy whereas after a bath in the spring at Manikaran, your skin will feel dry.
Khirganga - Tunda Bhuj (3285 mts/10775 ft) 5 hrs
The trek commences through dense forests and flower-strewn meadows. The progress is gradual and slow as it's a steep climb to Tunda Bhuj.
Tunda Bhuj - Thakur Kuan (3620 mts/11874 ft) 6 hrs
The trail continues through a landscape strewn with waterfalls, lakes and meadows till Thakur Kuan.
Thakur Kuan - Odi Thach (3800 mts/12464 ft)
It's another day of steep climb to reach the high altitude meadow of Odi Thach.
Odi Thach - Mantalai Lake (4115 mts/13498 ft) 8 hrs
The trek up to Mantalai Lake is a gradual climb. Once at the lake, you can see the Mantalai Glacier, which is the source of the river Parvati. On the path, you will see the Pandu Bridge, which is made of a single rock on the river Parvati. It is said to make by the Pandavas during their exile in the Himalayas.
Mantalai - Base of Pin Parvati Pass (4300 mts/14105 ft) 7 hrs
Ascend to the base camp of Mount Parvati which also serves as the base of the pass.
Base of Pin Pass - Campsite over Pin Pass (4110 mts/13480 ft) 8 hrs
A steep climb takes you to Pin Pass (5300m). At the top of a large snow filled, crevassed hollow leads to the broad rocky saddle of the pass. At the top, one can see a splendid view of the snowy mountains of Hampta region on one side and the Pin valley of Spiti on the other.
Campsite over Pin Pass - Tiai (3700 mts/12136 ft) 5 hrs
Trek along the Pin river in to the Pin Valley National park. Look out for the elusive snow leopards, musk deer and ibex.