Bhaba Pass

This trip offers an incredible insight into the remote Kinnaur and Spiti, from the lush green Simla and rural Kafnu in Kinnaur from where the adventure start. Uphill trail traverses the forest land and high-altitude alpine meadows underneath the stunning mountain where graze the herds of local livestock, meandering glacier streams to be negotiated at the places on the way to scenic Bhaba pass. From the pass descend to the starkly beautiful Spiti valley. Here landscape changes dramatically, thick forest of Pine, cedar and deodar are being replaced by the barren lunarscape of Spiti , Spiti also known as  “Little Tibet”. The land where Buddhism is flourished, dotted by ancient gompas and scattered little villages. At the end take scenic drive over Kunzum (4550m) and Rohtang pass(3950m), you will appreciate the fascinating alpine zone amidst the high mountainous ranges and cascading water fall to Manali.


Day 1 - Drive from Shimla - Kafnu (208km/7-8 Hours)

Day 2 - Trek form Kafnu – Mulling (3,100m)

Day 3 - Trek from Mulling (3,100m) - Kara (3,550m)

Day 4 - Trek from Kara (3,550m) - Phustirang (4,000m)

Day 5 - Trek from Phustirang (4,000m) -Bhabha Pass (4,850m) - Baldar (3,900m)

Day 6 - Trek from Baldar (3,900m) - Mudh (3,740m), Drive from Mudh - Kaza (3,800m) (2hrs)

Day 7 - Drive from Kaza (3,800m) - Kunzum La (4,550m) (75km/2 Hours), Trek from Kunzum La - Chandratal (4,270m)

Day 8 - Chandratal (4,270m) – Manali (2,000m) (Trek & 6-7 Hours Drive)





Day 1 - Drive from Shimla - Kafnu (208km/7-8 Hours)

This refreshing day, you will meet at the decided place in Shimla by 7:00 AM. Hop on to a vehicle and drive to Kafnu. Enjoy the long drive that makes its way through Narkandaand Rampur. Kafnu is a charming hamlet in the Bhabha Valley, Kinnaur. Check in to the hotel there for an overnight stay, for tomorrow your trekking Bhaba Valley commences.


Day 2 - Trek form Kafnu – Mulling (3,100m)

Indulge in a hearty breakfast, after which you embark upon a stunning bhabha pass trek route. Amble amidst apple orchards and an easy to follow forested part. With a trail that is moderate in nature, it would take you around 6 hours to arrive at Mullingmeadows. Once there, take in the natural beauty that abounds. During the night, you will be sleeping in tents.


Day 3 - Trek from Mulling (3,100m) - Kara (3,550m)

This exciting day of the Bhaba Pass Trek, brace yourself for some fun river crossings where you will have to make way through natural bridges. Enjoy the sights of vibrant alpine blossoms. You might also get to meet some local shepherds who adorn traditional outfits. Arrive at Kara meadow after a steady climb. Once there, lap up the sights of stunning peaks that lie on the border of Kinnaur and Spiti; tonight you will be sleeping in tents.


Day 4 - Trek from Kara (3,550m) - Phustirang (4,000m)

This day, start from Kara and enjoy the trek to Phustirang. Expect breath-taking sights as you make your way on the river's left bank to arrive at Phustirang. Witness the mighty Hansbeshan Peak that perches at 5,840m. Arrive at the camp ground during the earlier part of the evening and unwind. Tonight, you will be sleeping in tents.


Day 5 - Trek from Phustirang (4,000m) -Bhabha Pass (4,850m) - Baldar (3,900m)

This day, you begin by ascending the path that takes you to the Bhabha Pass. Be prepared for a steep path and heavy snow. You would have to put in more strength and treading on the snowy area can take more time. Once at the top, you can feast your eyes on the great views that surrounds. Witness many mountain ranges and the famous Pin Parvati Pass.

Take a short halt and start climbing down towards the Spiti side. Post some hours; make way on the stunning landscape that is distinctive of Spiti. The terrain here is a mix of grasslands and mountains of various colours. Tonight you will be sleeping in tents.


Day 6 - Trek from Baldar (3,900m) - Mudh (3,740m), Drive from Mudh - Kaza (3,800m) (2hrs)

Today, you delight in a light trek to Mudh. The terrain that surrounds you is breath-taking. Witness purple hued mountains, Pin river meandering and endless open spaces.Enjoy the charming hamlet of Mudh, post which you will be driven to Kaza. Once here, you will head to the hotel and get refreshed; overnight stay in the hotel.


Day 7 - Drive from Kaza (3,800m) - Kunzum La (4,550m) (75km/2 Hours), Trek from Kunzum La - Chandratal (4,270m)

Relish in a winsome drive to Kunzum La. Make way through some hamlets and witness their indigenous culture. Once at Kunzum La, trek for around 3 hours and arrive at the campsite near Chandratal Lake. Savour the enchanting sights of turquoise waters ringed by high mountains. Enjoy the evening unravelling the surroundings; overnight stay will be in tents.


Day 8 - Chandratal (4,270m) – Manali (2,000m) (Trek & 6-7 Hours Drive)

This day, the road situation will be gauged and based on that, you might trek for half an hour or 3 hours to get to the road head. Once there, hop on to the vehicles and be driven to Manali via through the well-known Rohtang Pass. This marks the end of your Bhabha Pass Trek.



COST INCLUDE

  • Pick up from Shimla and drop at trekking point

  • Vehicle- Tata sumo/Tempo Traveler

  • All meals during trek (breakfast/lunch/dinner)

  • Only veg meal (Indian, chines and continental)

  • Mules/ Porters for carrying common equipment - like kitchen utensils, ration, tents.   

  • Qualified mountaineer guide

  • Accommodation in tents on 2/3 sharing

  • Sleeping bag & Mattress

  • Dinning tent, Toilet tent

  • Basic First aid kit with portal oxygen 

  • Forest permits and camping charges

  • COST EXCLUDE

  • No accommodation or meals in Shimla and in Manali.

  • Personal expenses , mineral water/ beverages / chocolate / dry fruits.

  • Insurance cost of emergency evacuation / travel insurance

  • Mule / Porter for carrying trekker's rucksack,  still/ video camera etc.

  • Personal trekking equipment. 

  • Food to/from the trekking point 

  • Monument entry fee if any

  • Bus / Flight / Train tickets.

  • Any cost arising out of unforeseen circumstances

  • -road blocks, landslide, bed weather     

  • GST 5%


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    Bhaba Pass

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    • Kafnu to Mulling

    • Mulling to Kara

    • Kara to Phustirnag

    • Phustring to Bhaba pass – Baldar

    • Baldar to Mud

    • Mud to Manali by car.

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