Overview/Itinerary

Spiti Valley Road Trip

Spiti Valley unknown destination on the tourist map,  Cold desert with rugged mountains and snow-capped peaks welcome you. Valley is a difficult place to live. The temperature during winter can reach -30 degrees. 
It has some of the most treacherous roads in the world, Exposed deep gorge on one side of the road and the other side rocks keep falling from the rugged mountains. 

On your road trip, you can experience  Ancient Monastery, Rugged Mountains, Quaint villages, Stay in homestays with locals, explore enchanting valleys, sample local food, take awesome selfies and landscape images, camp under the night sky, visit beautiful hidden lakes, slow down see colorful sunrise and beautiful sunsets. Witness Milkyway and Starry nights on new moon nights. Enjoy the fantastic hospitality of Spiti valley.

 

Block your spot now by Paying Rs 3000. Balance to be paid 20 days before trip start date. 

Don’t wait! The trip of a lifetime is waiting for you.  

 

Spiti Valley Road Tour

We will drive from Delhi towards Shimla district covering Kinnaur and finally reach Spiti Valley. Beautiful tour through the high mountains and deep valleys of Kinnaur. Our journey from Spiti Valley to Manali will be incredible unforgiving roads and Weather we will cross high pass of Rohtang and Kunzum. This trip is only possible from July when the road between Kunzum and Rohtang opens.

Spiti Valley Road Trip Details

  • Duration: 7 Nights and 8 days
  • Chandigarh to Chandigarh
  • Cost: Rs. 19,999 /- per person (excluding 5% GST)

 

Spiti Valley Road Tour Package Itinerary

 

Day1: Arrive in Chandigarh 

Shimla Arrive in Chandigarh station/airport meet our representative and drive to Shimla – a beautiful town encapsulated by magical misty hills. Overnight at Shimla. If arrive Shimla early then explore the place on your own

 

Day2: Shimla - Chitkul

Wake up in the morning and have a hearty breakfast. Start off this adventurous expedition to Spiti after a short briefing about the tour, post breakfast. Hit the roads and begin your transfer from Shimla to Chitkul. Pass through the popular towns of Sarahan and Rampur Bushahr to enter the spectacular Kinnaur valley. Travel along the Sutlej River till Karcham from where you will take a right turn towards Chitkul following the Baspa River. Chitkul is the last inhabited village before the Indo-China border and here you can also visit the famous ‘Hindustan ka Akhri Dhaba’ for an amazing meal. Overnight stay and dinner at hotel/homestay in Chitkul.

 

Day3: Chitkul - Nako

After early morning breakfast, you will be leaving for Nako passing through the beautiful Kinnaur Valley. Take the Indo-Tibet Highway and pass through the Khab bridge that marks the confluence of Spiti and the Sutlej River. The road will further lead you to Nako, the last hamlet of the Kinnaur district. Upon reaching Nako complete the check-in formalities and head out for some sightseeing in Nako. Head over to see the beautiful Nako Monastery, situated by the beautiful Nako Lake. Spend some time soaking in the spiritual vibes as you walk through the hallways of the monastery adorned with colorful paintings and a collection of scriptures (Kangyur) that have direct teachings of Lord Buddha.

Later, sit leisurely by the Nako Lake and witness a change in shades of the lake water as the sun sets behind the mighty mountains. Return back to the hotel for an overnight stay in Nako. 

 

Day4: Nako – Kaza – Kibber - Kaza

Wake up early in the morning to a beautiful view of sunrise and have a healthy breakfast. Hit the roads and just as you cross Sumdo you will be entering the Spiti Valley. Just 3 Km after Sumdo, take a detour on the right through the gate to visit the 500-Year-Old Mummy in the Gue Village. You will then proceed towards Kaza where you can have your lunch before heading out to explore Kaza. After lunch, you will ride towards the worldfamous Ki Monastery nestled between the mountains in a bowl-shaped valley of the small village Langza in Spiti valley. You will then go farther up the valley to the picturesque village of Kibber to treasure the expanses of beautiful landscapes and immeasurable beauty of the snow-tipped mountains. From Kibber, you will drive higher up to the secluded village of Gette where you can absorb stunning aerial views of Kaza and tie a prayer flag. Overnight stay at Kaza.

 

Day5: Kaza – Langza - Hikkim – Komic - Kaza

Post early morning breakfast, take your bike out today to explore the spectacular beauty of Kaza. Visit the tourist spots including the Key Gompa Monastery that is nestled between the mountains in a bowl-shaped valley of the small village Langza in Spiti valley. Langza lies at a whopping height of about 14,500 ft. above sea level and also considered to be one of the highest villages in the world with a motorable road and the nearby Komic Village is the highest village. Hikkim is a village in the Spiti district, close to Kaza which is one of the highest year-round inhabited locations in India. After exploring the beautiful villages of Langza, Hikkim and Komic, return back to your hotel in Kaza for overnight stay.

 

Day6: Kaza – Dhankar - Kalpa

After a delicious breakfast, you will be retracing your path towards Kalpa in Kinnaur Valley. On your way back take a small detour towards the left to visit the tiny hamlet of Dhankar and stop by the majestic fort monastery at Dhankar that is situated amongst the rocky spurs and is said to be 1000 years old. If time permits, do take an hour’s climb above the village to visit the stunning turquoise Dhankar Tso or Dhankar Lake to enjoy stunning views of the valley. You will then start your journey further leaving behind Spiti Valley and at Powari take a right towards Reckong Peo, which is the main town of Kinnaur district from where you will proceed to Kalpa. Spend the night in the beautiful Kalpa village overlooking the Kinnaur Kailash mountains. Overnight stay at camp/homestay in Kalpa. 

 

Day7: Kalpa - Shimla

Post breakfast at the hotel, you will head towards Shimla, known as the fruit bowl of Himachal Pradesh. Travel through the slithering roads following the Sutlej and passing the rich Deodar forests to reach Shimla. Upon reaching Shimla rest in the comfort of modern civilization, with a bag of delightful memories and exciting stories. Overnight at Shimla

 

Day8: Shimla - Chandigarh

Post breakfast at the hotel, you will head towards Chandigarh where the tour concludes as you get dropped at Chandigarh.

 

Note: Itinerary may change if there is any climatic conditions or uncertainty happens during the tour and considering the present situation decision will taken on the spot for the tourist safety.

Don’t wait! The trip of a lifetime is waiting for you.  

 

7 Nights 8 Days Available on request
Dates and Rates
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  • Inclusions/Exclusions
    What we'll give/What we won't

    What is included in the tour

    • Accommodation on double/triple sharing as per the itinerary 
    • Breakfast and dinner in hotels. 
    • All transfer as per the group size 
    • All sightseeing as per the itinerary 
    • Heater 
    • All taxes, parking, fuel, toll, permits and driver allowance

    What is NOT included in the tour

       What is excluded in the tour

    • Snacks, beverages and Lunch(all days)
    • Bus/Train/Air fare till Chandigarh and back
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Service tax exclusive (GST)
    • Personal expenses like camera charges, etc.
    • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above
    • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather
    • Cost of any medical emergency or other emergency if required

     

      Things to Carry
      Things to Carry

      Things To Carry

      • 2/3-liter water bottle
      • Masks and sanitizer
      • Sunscreen
      • Goggles
      • Hiking/ trekking shoes
      • Lip balm
      • Thermals
      • Woolen socks, Woolen cap, Muffler
      • Wind cheater
      • Sweat shirt, Jacket
      • Woolen gloves
      • Toilet paper
      • Moisturizer
      • Extra camera batteries / Portable Charger
      • Personal first aid kit and personal medicines 
      • Identity proof
      • Cap
      • Face Wash
      • Body Soap
      • Vaccine Certificate of 2 Doses Completed / RT-PCR Certificate in case of 1 Dose completed

      Cancellation Policy

      In case you need to cancel your plans for the trip due to avoidable/unavoidable reasons, please do notify us via email.

      The cancellation charges will be as follows:

      • 60 to 46 days prior to date of departure: 20% of the tour cost
      • 45 to 16 days prior to date of departure: 30% of the tour cost
      • 15 to 8 days prior to date of departure: 50% of the tour cost
      • Less than 7 days prior to date of departure: No refund
      • No show No Refund
      • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation
      • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation
      FAQ
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      Why you should join Spiti Valley Winter Tour?

      Spiti Valley Winter Tour

      Join us for an exclusive tour of the Spiti Valley in Winter and live the dream of a lifetime. The valley is one of the last major unknown destinations in India and offers an incomparable Himalayan experience.

      This tour provides you the opportunity to explore the untouched landscapes and village life. Be prepared for spectacular views, pristine trails, and a chance to live like a local (even if it's only for a few days!)
      Be one of the few who has dared to come so far inside this vast, desolate land. It will be challenging and cold, but with your company, it will also be an unforgettable adventure.

      Grab your best outdoor gear and think warm thoughts with our Spiti Valley Tour before winter ends!