Chandratal Lake trek

Trekking Tours

Chandratal Trek
Takeover Point: Delhi / Manali
Maximum Elevation: 5100m
Religion: Hamta Pass, Chandra Valley, Pattan Valley & Baralacha Pass
Grade: Moderate / Technical
Season: Mid June – Early October.
Duration: 12–18 Days
High Passes: Hamta Pass, Baralacha Pass & Rohtang pass.
Special Interest: Excellent view for photographers (Moon Lake), ideal place for nature lovers & adventure lover.

Day by day description:

Day 01: Arrival Manali (2050m)
The day is reserved for participant’s reception and briefing about program. Manali an introduction, geography, culture & customs. One has chance to visit Hadimba Temple and Manu Temple at Old Manali.

Day 02: Manali…10 km
Today we take a preparatory cum acclimatization trek.

Day 03: Manali- Sethan (3000m) Trek…12km
Situated on a grassy bank slopping down from the cliffs, it is an ideal location for the end of the day

Day 04: Sethan- Juara (3600m) Trek…10km

Day 05: Juara- Shiagouru (3600m) Trek…10km

Day 06: Shiagouru- Chhatru (3360m) Trek…8km

Day 07: Chhatru- Chhota Dara (3690m) Trek…17km

Day 08: Chhota Dara- Batal (3960m) Trek…17km

Day 09: Batal- Chandratal (4270m) Trek…16km

Day 10: Chandratal (4270m) Rest day…00km : Chandratal means the lake of moon. This lake is exquisite beauty is set on the large meadow of edelweiss between a lower ridge and the main Kunzum range with an outlet into the Chandra river. A beautiful view of the Samudra Tapoo glacier and of Mulkila range is obtainable. Chandratal is the Paradise of naturalists & the photographers.

Day 11: Chandratal- Tokpo Gongma (4400m) Trek…12km

Day 12: Tokpo Gongma- Tokpo Yongma (4640m) Trek…10km

Day 13: Tokpo Yongma- Baralacha (4883m) Trek…8km

Day 14: Baralacha- Zingzingbar (4270m) Trek…18km

Day 15: Zingzingbar- Darcha- keylong (3340m) Trek…52km / 3 hrs

Day 16: Keylong/ temple visit (3340m) Taxi…150km

Day 17: Keylong- Manali (2050m) Taxi…115km/ 6hrs

Day 18: Manali (2050m) Adam Day

Day 19: Departure

Option: It is not necessary to go towards Baralacha-la. It requires toughness and experience also. You can come back from Chandartal to Manali by prearranged vehicle.







Season: From 15th April-30 June,15 Dec – 1st Jan
Off Season: From 2nd Jan – 14 April, 1st July – 14 Dec

The above cost includes

  • Welcome drink on arrival (non alcoholics)

  • 18 nights stay in Camp

  • Daily bed tea, breakfast and one major meal (Lunch or Dinner)

  • All sight seeing mention in the itinerary by private car.

  • All Transfer by CAR

  • Tent Accommodation

  • Sleeping Bags

  • Guide/Cook/Helper

  • All Taxes inclusive

  • All applicable taxes.