Long winding roads and valleys that present unforgettable glimpses of cold desert and snow-crowned mountains welcome you when you set foot into spiti valley. Bordered on all sides by the himalayas, spiti valley, located in Himachal Pradesh, has an altitude of 12,500 feet above sea level, and gets just around 250 days of sunshine in the year, making it one of the coldest places in the country. With the thick himalayan snow cutting spiti off from the rest of the country for around 6 months a year, the summer months are the only time spiti is directly accessible via motorway.
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Long winding roads and valleys that present unforgettable glimpses of cold desert and snow-crowned mountains welcome you when you set foot into spiti valley. Bordered on all sides by the himalayas, spiti valley, located in Himachal Pradesh, has an altitude of 12,500 feet above sea level, and gets just around 250 days of sunshine in the year, making it one of the coldest places in the country. With the thick himalayan snow cutting spiti off from the rest of the country for around 6 months a year, the summer months are the only time spiti is directly accessible via motorway.
The term spiti means 'the middle land', as spiti valley separates India from Tibet. Scantily populated, spiti is an adventure lover’s paradise, with a number of trekking trails that tourists can choose from. 
Dotted by numerous lakes, snow capped mountains, and amcient monasteries. A tour to spiti valley is soul fulfilling.
 
TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
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  • All inclusive tour.  – Hotels / Transport / Guides / Monument Fees.
  • Guests are treated to Indian hospitality with a traditional floral garland upon arrival.
  • Visit of the rock garden, designed fully out of junk an example of world class architecture
  • Explore Shimla once the winter capital of India
  • Visit the Sangla baspa valley, the most beautiful hidden valley in the state of Himachal
  • Enroute the ancient trade route of Tibet
  • Expedition of the spiti valley with the beautiful snow covered mountain peaks

Trip summary

  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Departure Delhi
  • End Delhi
  • Countries
    • India
  • City
    • Chandigarh
    • Shimla
    • Sarahan
    • Sangla
    • Nako
    • Kaza
    • Manali
    • Delhi
  • Theme Mountains, lakes and rivers
  • Accommodation Standard, Superior, Deluxe
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
  • The tour has met our highest standards

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Arrival in Delhi and transfer to Chandigarh (Train)
    Day 1 Transfer by train

    The tour starts at 10 am in the morning. If you happen to be arriving in the morning on tour starting date our representative will come and pick you up at the airport. Else we could pick you from your hotel in Delhi too.

    On arrival in Delhi, after the customs formalities, meet with MTA representative. Our representative will be waiting for you outside the gate number 5 with your name placard.

    Then take a brief tour of Delhi. Visit old Delhi, the Jama Masjid, Friday mosque and Raj Ghat, Mahatma Gandhi’s memorial. Drive past president’s house and India Gate afternoon, transfer to the railway station and train to Chandigarh. Arrival and checkin overnight in Chandigarh.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees, Train

    Highlights :Old Delhi, Rickshaw Ride, Colonial Delhi, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid

    Visited places:
    • Delhi
    • Chandigarh
  • 2
    Chandigarh - Shimla ( 145 km – 4 Hrs )
    Day 2 Transfer by car

    Breakfast in the morning explore the city of the swiss architect Le Corbusier. Visit the Rock Garden designed by Nek Chand using the recycled junk and organic materials. Afternoon drive to Shimla. Arrival at Shimla, check-in and overnight.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Rock Garden

    Visited places:
    • Chandigarh
    • Shimla
  • 3
    Shimla
    Day 3 Transfer by car

    Breakfast at the hotel and formalities to prepare your inner line permit to visit the remote area of Spiti Valley. Afternoon sightseeing tour of Shimla with a visit to the Indian Institute of advance studies, the state museum and Historical Mall. Overnight stay in Shimla.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fee

    Highlights : Indian institute of advanced studies

    Visited places:
    • Shimla
  • 4
    Shimla –Rampur – Sarahan (164 Km, 6 Hrs)
    Day 4 Transfer by car

    After morning breakfast at the hotel, drive to Sarahan. Stop in Rampur and visit the old Raghunath temple and the Padam Palace (outside only). Continue to Sarahan (1,920 meters), the summer capital of the empire of Busharhr, set in an elevated position from where you can enjoy spectacular views of the Srikhand Mahadev peak, 95,227 meters. Also visit the ancient temple complex dedicated to Bhimakali. Check-in and overnight in Sarahan.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Rghunath Temple, Padam palace, Sarahan

    Visited places:
    • Shimla
    • Sarahan
  • 5
    Sarahan - Sangla(90 Kms - 4 hours)
    Day 5 Transfer by car

    This day you enter into Sangla Baspa Valley, one of the most beautiful and hidden valleys in Himachal Pradesh. Driving on the old Hindustan Tibet road along Satluj river we take a side road from Karcham to enter into this hidden valley. Checkin hotel in Sangla. Sangla (2,680 meters) is largest village in the valley; from here you enjoy views of the peak of Kinnaur Kailash (6050 meters). Overnight in Sangla.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights :Sangla Baspa Valley, View of the peaks of Kinnaur Kailash Mountains

    Visited places:
    • Sarahan
    • Sangla
  • 6
    Sangla –Kalpa (40 Kms, 2 Hrs)
    Day 6 Transfer by car

    Visit the valley of baspa and ancient Kamakhya Devi temple, looming over the town like a fortress. The remote villages Rakcham (3,050 meters) and Chitkul (3,450 meters), lastly stop at the ancient trade route to Tibet. Transfer to Kalpa. Checkin hotel & overnight.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights :Sangla Baspa Valley, Kamakhya devi temple, Villages of Rakcham and Chitkul, Trade route of Tibet

    Visited places:
    • Sangla
  • 7
    Kalpa – Reckong Peo - Kalpa( 50 Kms – 2 Hrs Approx)
    Day 7 Transfer by car

    Continue towards the north, passing through the Reckong Peo, through a road that goes through the pine forests, orchards and fields, also visit the charming village of Kalpa (2,960 meters) the capital of Kinnaur district. Kalpa is considered as the legendary winter residence of the lord Shiva. Visit the Narayan Nagini temple, one of the famous temple in the Kalpa District. Check-in and overnight in Kalpa.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights :Reckong Peo, charming village of Kalpa, Narayan Nagini temple

  • 8
    Kalpa – Nako (110 Km, 4 Hrs)
    Day 8 Transfer by car

    After breakfast, transfer to Nako. En route visit to the monastery near Pin Khanum Village. Arrival in Nako (3,660 meters), a Tibetan style village, set around a small glacial lake and hosting a eleventh century gompa with four temples. Check-in and overnight in Nako.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Monastery, Nako

    Visited places:
    • Nako
  • 9
    Nako – Kaza (110 Km, – 3 Hrs Approx )
    Day 9 Transfer by car

    After breakfast proceed towards the north east part of the state of Himachal and enter the Spiti Valley, the cold desert mountain valley located high in the himalayas. Continue to the village of Kaza (3,640 m), the administrative center of the sub district of Spiti and is known for its colourful festivals and ancient Sakya Tangyud Monastry. Check-in and overnight in Kaza.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Vilage of Kaza

    Visited places:
    • Nako
    • Kaza
  • 10
    Kaza – Kibber – Gete – Kaza
    Day 10 Transfer by car

    Full day dedicated to explore the treasure around Kaza. The Ki Gompa, the oldest and most impressive monastery of Spiti (4,116 m). Then come to the small town of Kibber, and proceed towards the tiny town of Gette (4,205 m), the highest road accessible town of the world. Overnight in Kaza.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Ki Gompa, Kibber, Getti

    Visited places:
    • Kaza
  • 11
    Kaza – Langza – Comic - Kaza
    Day 11 Transfer by car

    Drive towards the village of Langza. Along the way you can enjoy a wonderful view of the snow peaks of the surrounding mountains, especially the Chao Chao Kang Nilda (6,303 m). Arrival in the picturesque village of Langza, known for traditional style houses and surrounded by small but lush farmlands. Continue to the Comic village (4,450 m). Visit the village and the interesting Tangyud Gompa which is characterized by the presence of a snow leopard embalmed. Return to Kaza and stay overnight.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Village of Langza, Comic Village , Tangyud Monastery

    Visited places:
    • Kaza
  • 12
    Kaza – Manali (201 Km, 10 hrs Approx)
    Day 12 Transfer by car

    After breakfast start your journey from Kaza to Manali which is a spectacular way, passing along the Spiti river we reach the step of Kunzam (4,558 m) and after crossing the Rohtang Pass we finally reach Manali. (3,980 m). Arrive to Manali. Check-in and stay overnight.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Brealkfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Kunzam, Rohtang Pass

    Visited places:
    • Kaza
    • Manali
  • 13
    Manali
    Day 13 Transfer by car

    After breakfast, full day dedicated towards the sightseeing of Manali, visit the Hadimba Devi temple, one of the oldest temple in the indian mythology and Vashisht village, a small village in Manali famous for its beautiful local alleys and colourful temples. In the afternoon visit the castle of Naggar and ancient temples of Naggar. Overnight in Manali.

    Inclusions : Accommodation, Breakfast, Transport, Tourist Guide, Entrance fees

    Highlights : Hadimba Devi Temple, Vashist Village, Castle of Naggar

    Visited places:
    • Manali
  • 14
    Manali – Chandigarh – Delhi Departure (289 Km, 8 Hrs Approx & 1 Hr Flight)
    Day 14 Transfer by car

    After breakfast in the morning, drive to Chandigarh. Arrival at Chandigarh in the afternoon and transfer to the airport for flight back to Delhi. Arrival Delhi and transfer to international airport for proceeding flight.

    Inclusions : Domestic Flight, Breakfast, Transport

    Please Note : Please note that you will be dropped at the airport or any other location of your choice. Please plan accordingly your onward journey.

    Visited places:
    • Manali
    • Delhi
  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Domestic flight from Chandigarh to Delhi               
    • Bed & breakfast treatment, breakfasts are included.
    • Accommodation as per itinerary on twin sharing basis and cpai basis
    • Transport by private air conditioned vehicle.
    • Professional guide (In case of non availability of language speaking guide, an English speaking guide will be provided).
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Private and personalized services.
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • 2 bottles of water per traveller per day
    • Travel kit document bag
    • Local assistance
    • Monument entrance fees and any excursion or activity fees.
    Price does not include
    • Visa and insurances
    • Food and drinks, unless specified.
    • Gratuities (recommended).
    • Anything not mentioned and specified in itinerary and in inclusions.
    • Single room supplement charge