Tour overview

  • Road Trip : Shimla – Chitkul – Nako – Tabo – Pin Valley – Kaza – Kalpa – Shimla
  • Hello,
    We are a registered travel firm based in Himachal Pradesh and cater to provide you with a complete travel solution. We organize trekking, adventure, camping, road trips, events, couple tours, and city hikes in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.Route: Shimla – Chitkul – Nako – Tabo – Pin Valley – Kaza – Kalpa – Shimla
    Tour Type: Road Trip
    Highest Altitude: 4,587 m
    Total distance covered: 1000+ km (approx)
    Duration: 6 Nights/7 Days
    Batch Size: 6- 12
  • Trip Itinerary:
  • Day 1- SHIMLA- NARKANDA- CHITKUL:
    This epic Road Trip will start from ISBT Shimla in a comfortable Tempo Traveler. We rise and shine early in the morning and get a head start on our road trip to cover 250 kilometres towards Chitkul in 9 hours. This small village in the Kinnaur district is the home to some of the finest potatoes of the world. Popularly known as the last inhabited village near the Indo- Tibetan Border, the Indian roads end here at Chitkul. The village is famous for its traditional pahadi houses with roofs made of either slate or wooden planks. Adorned with high snowclad mountain peaks, Chitkul is also often known as the Swiss Alps of India! After feasting on some dinner, we spend the night tucked in in a comfortable home-stay, ready for the day ahead.
  • Day 2- CHITKUL- NAKO- GIU- TABO:
    We start our morning going around Chitkul and experiencing a blissful morning in the Kinnauri region of Himachal. From here, we depart for Tabo while crossing the treacherous Malling stream. Enroute Tabo we will visit Nako, the most picturesque hamlet of Kinnaur, we visit the Nako Lake. After this we now enter the vast Spiti Valley, while crossing the check post at Sumdo. We drive further to the village Giu, located 17 kilometres from Sumdo. Giu village is known for its 500 years old mysterious mummy which still has its teeth and hair intact. After visiting the temple where this mummy is still preserved we head to Tabo where The Dalai Lama has expressed his wishes to Tabo Monastery since it is considered one of the holiest. After a full day of moving around, we finally call it a night at a hotel in Tabo.
  • Day 3- TABO- DHANKAR- PIN VALLEY- KAZA:
    From Tabo, we then move on to explore Dhankar Monastery. Dhankar used to be the administrative capital of Spiti before Kaza. We explore the village and visit the Dhankar Gompa situated asymmetrically atop a steep cliff. This hill-top fort that overlooks the Spiti Valley also once used to serve as a jail in the olden days. After spending some amazing moments in this peaceful monastery, we head towards Mudh which is a high-altitude village located in Pin Valley of Spiti District. Pin Valley is known for its Pin Valley National Park, home to the snow leopard and Siberian ibex. With such high reaches and glaciers where humankind seldom goes, Pin Valley might as well be the highlight of your trip! Mudh is the last motorable village in India on this side and is also the base camp for a number of long treks including the famous Pin Bhabha Pass Trek. Known for its sprouting pink blossoms known as Sia Mentok, Mudh is an enchanting land that is sure to leave you awestruck! From Mudh, we finally head to our final destination of the day, Kaza, the administrative capital and largest town of Spiti and hit to our comfortable beds after these meanderings.
  • Day 4- KAZA- KEY- KIBBER- CHICHAM- KAZA:
    This day we explore some of the highest inhabited regions of the world. We first visit Key, known for its magnificent Key Monastery situated at the foot of steep ridges, it is also the Biggest Gelugpa Sect Monastery in Spiti. This monastery is also known to have a training centre for the Lamas. Overlooking the Spiti River, looking down at the valley from any spot of this upland country is a great sight. Spending some time in the peace and quiet of this monastery can really be a soulful experience, something to remember for a lifetime. We then proceed to Kibber, which is a perfect site for sky gazers and astronomy lovers. Kibber is also home to the majestic snow leopard and gives a breath-taking view of Kanamo Peak at 19, 600 feet. From Kibber, we visit the famous Chicham Bridge, the highest bridge in Asia and hear stories about the ancient method of using pulley trolleys. We return back to Kaza for dinner and night stay.
  • Day 5- KAZA- HIKKIM- KOMIC- LANGZA:
    This day we will explore the highest villages of Spiti valley. We head on to Langza, situated at an altitude of 4,400 metres. Once at Langza we can stroll around and visit the ancient Lang which is a 1000 years old temple and spot the marine fossils found here in the sedimentary rocks.
    Our next stop will be at Komic, which literally translates to ‘eye of a snow cock’. Komic is the highest motorable village in the world at a height of 4,587 meters! After spending some time taking in the beauty of this enchanting village, we head to Hikkim, home of the highest post office in the world and then at last move to the night in our cosy little home-stay after a day packed with adventures.
  • Day 6- KAZA- KALPA:
    It’s finally time to bid adieu to the magical and mesmerizing landscapes of Spiti. We start afresh in the morning to start off for the last leg of our journey, driving to Kalpa in the Kinnaur District. Kalpa is a beautiful village, known best for its apples and chilgoza or the Pinus gerardiana. Located at the base of the Kinnaur Kailash Range, Kalpa is blessed with spectacular views of the higher mountains, especially during sunrise and sunset with the light rays of the sun touching the snowclad peaks. The Shivling Peak standing 6,000 meters tall also looms over the village of Kalpa! After exploring through this naturally beautiful village and the famous suicide point, we retire for the night in our comfortable hotel rooms.
  • Day 7- KALPA- KUFRI- SHIMLA: After a spectacular journey of around 1000 kilometres over 7 days, we finally reach Shimla in the evening, only to head back home with a heart full of great experiences and happy memories.
  • Buffer Day- It is important to have an extra day as any bad weather condition or landslides may delay your journey. In case another day is utilized, you need to pay Rs. 2000 for buffer day expenses.
  • Fixed Departure Dates:
    11-17 April
    25 April – 1 May
    9-15 May
    23-29 May
  • If you’re a 6+ person group, then we can operate it on any dates according to you.
  • Cost: ₹ 17,500 per person (Early-Bird Price)
  • We provide sanitized Transportation, follow Covid norms and provide hygienic Stay. Please ensure to bring sanitizers and masks along.
  • What should I wear/carry in Spiti Valley?
    – Inner Thermals (must-have)
    – Down Jacket
    – 2x Trek Pants/Jeans
    – A fleece jacket or windcheater jacket or windproof jacket to prevent the winds (must-have)
    – A good sturdy pair of shoes
    – A 50-65 L backpack (Do not carry suitcases or trolley bags please)
    Woolen socks
    – Heavy woolens 2-3 sets (Sweatshirts/Fleece/pullovers/warm hoodie)
    – Carry a cap and Sunscreen Lotion to protect yourself from direct sunlight as it is too harsh in this region to protect yourself from UV rays
    – Sunglasses to protect your eyes from the hard sun
    – Hand gloves must-have in the months of October to June.
    Woolen Cap (must-have)
    – Lip balm
    – Carry your own water bottle and refill it
    – Power-bank
    – Camera Bag if you use DSLR/GOPRO
    – Any personal medicine for allergies/Medical conditions
    – Spare contact lenses or glasses
    – Towel especially lightweight quick-dry type
    – Reading materials, Games, Cards. (Optional)
    – Bsnl/Jio Sim-card
    – Identification proof like Passport, Driving license, Aadhar card etc.Should you have any queries, please write back to me or call me directly at +91 9830436389 / +91 8240768302.

Included

  • INCLUSIONS :-
  • Accommodation in Hotel/Homestay (6 nights)
  • Transportation from Shimla to Shimla in Innova or Tempo Traveller.
  • MAP meal plan (6 Breakfast and 6 Dinner)
  • Experienced and Local Driver cum Guide
  • First-Aid Kit/Oxygen Cylinder
  • GST

Not Included

  • EXCLUSIONS :-
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusion list
  • Meals during Transportation (Lunch)
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Expenses raised due to any road blockage or natural calamity (The itinerary is subject to change and is flexible due to any circumstances which is not in our control)

Road Trip : Shimla – Chitkul – Nako – Tabo – Pin Valley – Kaza – Kalpa – Shimla

Trip Itinerary:
Day 1- SHIMLA- NARKANDA- CHITKUL:
This epic Road Trip will start from ISBT Shimla in a comfortable Tempo Traveler. We rise and shine early in the morning and get a head start on our road trip to cover 250 kilometres towards Chitkul in 9 hours. This small village in the Kinnaur district is the home to some of the finest potatoes of the world. Popularly known as the last inhabited village near the Indo- Tibetan Border, the Indian roads end here at Chitkul. The village is famous for its traditional pahadi houses with roofs made of either slate or wooden planks. Adorned with high snowclad mountain peaks, Chitkul is also often known as the Swiss Alps of India! After feasting on some dinner, we spend the night tucked in in a comfortable home-stay, ready for the day ahead.
Day 2- CHITKUL- NAKO- GIU- TABO:
We start our morning going around Chitkul and experiencing a blissful morning in the Kinnauri region of Himachal. From here, we depart for Tabo while crossing the treacherous Malling stream. Enroute Tabo we will visit Nako, the most picturesque hamlet of Kinnaur, we visit the Nako Lake. After this we now enter the vast Spiti Valley, while crossing the check post at Sumdo. We drive further to the village Giu, located 17 kilometres from Sumdo. Giu village is known for its 500 years old mysterious mummy which still has its teeth and hair intact. After visiting the temple where this mummy is still preserved we head to Tabo where The Dalai Lama has expressed his wishes to Tabo Monastery since it is considered one of the holiest. After a full day of moving around, we finally call it a night at a hotel in Tabo.
Day 3- TABO- DHANKAR- PIN VALLEY- KAZA:
From Tabo, we then move on to explore Dhankar Monastery. Dhankar used to be the administrative capital of Spiti before Kaza. We explore the village and visit the Dhankar Gompa situated asymmetrically atop a steep cliff. This hill-top fort that overlooks the Spiti Valley also once used to serve as a jail in the olden days. After spending some amazing moments in this peaceful monastery, we head towards Mudh which is a high-altitude village located in Pin Valley of Spiti District. Pin Valley is known for its Pin Valley National Park, home to the snow leopard and Siberian ibex. With such high reaches and glaciers where humankind seldom goes, Pin Valley might as well be the highlight of your trip! Mudh is the last motorable village in India on this side and is also the base camp for a number of long treks including the famous Pin Bhabha Pass Trek. Known for its sprouting pink blossoms known as Sia Mentok, Mudh is an enchanting land that is sure to leave you awestruck! From Mudh, we finally head to our final destination of the day, Kaza, the administrative capital and largest town of Spiti and hit to our comfortable beds after these meanderings.
Day 4- KAZA- KEY- KIBBER- CHICHAM- KAZA:
This day we explore some of the highest inhabited regions of the world. We first visit Key, known for its magnificent Key Monastery situated at the foot of steep ridges, it is also the Biggest Gelugpa Sect Monastery in Spiti. This monastery is also known to have a training centre for the Lamas. Overlooking the Spiti River, looking down at the valley from any spot of this upland country is a great sight. Spending some time in the peace and quiet of this monastery can really be a soulful experience, something to remember for a lifetime. We then proceed to Kibber, which is a perfect site for sky gazers and astronomy lovers. Kibber is also home to the majestic snow leopard and gives a breath-taking view of Kanamo Peak at 19, 600 feet. From Kibber, we visit the famous Chicham Bridge, the highest bridge in Asia and hear stories about the ancient method of using pulley trolleys. We return back to Kaza for dinner and night stay.
Day 5- KAZA- HIKKIM- KOMIC- LANGZA:
This day we will explore the highest villages of Spiti valley. We head on to Langza, situated at an altitude of 4,400 metres. Once at Langza we can stroll around and visit the ancient Lang which is a 1000 years old temple and spot the marine fossils found here in the sedimentary rocks.
Our next stop will be at Komic, which literally translates to ‘eye of a snow cock’. Komic is the highest motorable village in the world at a height of 4,587 meters! After spending some time taking in the beauty of this enchanting village, we head to Hikkim, home of the highest post office in the world and then at last move to the night in our cosy little home-stay after a day packed with adventures.
Day 6- KAZA- KALPA:
It’s finally time to bid adieu to the magical and mesmerizing landscapes of Spiti. We start afresh in the morning to start off for the last leg of our journey, driving to Kalpa in the Kinnaur District. Kalpa is a beautiful village, known best for its apples and chilgoza or the Pinus gerardiana. Located at the base of the Kinnaur Kailash Range, Kalpa is blessed with spectacular views of the higher mountains, especially during sunrise and sunset with the light rays of the sun touching the snowclad peaks. The Shivling Peak standing 6,000 meters tall also looms over the village of Kalpa! After exploring through this naturally beautiful village and the famous suicide point, we retire for the night in our comfortable hotel rooms.
Day 7- KALPA- KUFRI- SHIMLA: After a spectacular journey of around 1000 kilometres over 7 days, we finally reach Shimla in the evening, only to head back home with a heart full of great experiences and happy memories.
Buffer Day- It is important to have an extra day as any bad weather condition or landslides may delay your journey. In case another day is utilized, you need to pay Rs. 2000 for buffer day expenses.

INCLUSIONS
-Accommodation in Hotel/Homestay (6 nights)
-Transportation from Shimla to Shimla in Innova or Tempo Traveller.
-MAP meal plan (6 Breakfast and 6 Dinner)
-Experienced and Local Driver cum Guide
-First-Aid Kit/Oxygen Cylinder
-GST

EXCLUSIONS
-Anything not mentioned in the inclusion list
-Meals during Transportation (Lunch)
-Expenses of personal nature
-Expenses raised due to any road blockage or natural calamity (The itinerary is subject to change and is flexible due to any circumstances which is not in our control)

Fixed Departure Dates:
11-17 April
25 April - 1 May
9-15 May
23-29 May

If you're a 6+ person group, then we can operate it on any dates according to you.

Cost: ₹ 17,500 p.p (Early-Bird Price)

We provide sanitized Transportation, follow Covid norms and provide hygienic Stay. Please ensure to bring sanitizers and masks along.