Hamta and Chandrakhani Winter Trek Combo with Igloo and Ski Festival
Join us for Hamta and Chandrakhani Pass Winter Trek and also try your hands on staying/clicking pictures with an Antartica Style Igloo, Skiing, Snowboarding and lots of adventure at Nirvana Hamta Retreat Hamta, Manali.
Snow Trek in Naggar (Chandrakhani Trail, Naggar Castle, Art Gallery, Hamta Pass (till Chikka)
1) *Package A - With Igloo Stay and snow activities - Jan 15-March 15 3N/4 Days package with all meals, snow trek, skiing, tube rides, stay in IGLOO, BBQ, Music, Bonfire in Snow at Hamta, Snow Shoes, Snow Drive, Special Clothing for IGLOO, Snow Rides as well as pickup and drop from Manali* @11000 per person only (Minimum group of 4)
2) Package B- Without Igloo stay and Skiing -4 November - 20 April
3n/4 days package with all meals, snow trek, snow camping/homestay at Naggar and Hamta- Manali* @5500 only (Winter Trek to Chandrakhani and Hamta Pass) All meals included in the package. Some adventure activities like paragliding, rafting, skiing, snowboarding, IGLOO stay not included in the second (B) package.
Brief Itinerary -
Day 1 Arrival at Woodstone Villa at Naggar near Art Gallery (2100 Meters), lunch, welcome drink and acclimatization trek to Chandrakhani Trail. Stay with dinner, music, bonfire etc
Day 2 Arrive at Prini- (Manali) and trek till our wonderful guest house in Hamta (Nirvana Hamta Retreat) and enjoy welcome hot beverage and comfortable wonderful stay surrounded by snow at 2700 Meters overlooking snow clad Manali peaks and city from up above the top of the mountain.
Day 3 Enjoy wonderful snow trek till Chikka and enjoy snow activities mentioned above.
Enjoy hot dinner and soup, keep yourself warm infront of a traditional Woodfire room heater called Tandoor in our all wooden rooms cottage and extremely warm quilts and blankets.
Early advance bookings are highly recommended. Once the winter gives way to a shiny summer, Igloos tend to perish. The months from mid January until mid March is the period to undergo this unique and life time experience.
Package A :
2 night in Hotel (one in Naggar, one in Hamta) on sharing basis with Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, hot beverages,1 night accommodation in Igloo on double sharing basis (warm feather sleeping bags with extra fleece will be provided with thick foam mattress and hot water bottles)
Bonfire & Music
All meals meals freshly freshly cooked cooked at at Igloo campsite campsite and and hot drinks . .
All Activities and equipment : Skiing, Tube Slide, Igloo Making, Slide Ride under expert guidance.
Complimentary pickup & drop Manali Bus Stand.
Half day y local sightseeing g g covering g Hadimba temple, p ,
Old Manali and Mall Road Manali.
2 Hours of freshening up at Hotel upon return from Campsite.
Package B :
3 night accommodation on sharing basis (one night in Naggar, Two night in Hamta) , breakfast, lunch and dinner included, hot beverages included, naggar and hamta winter trek included, transporation not included
All meals freshly cooked at our hotels
Expense of personal nature such as tips, laundry, beverages etc.
Other expenses which are specifically not mentioned in inclusions.
POINTS OF CONCERN :
Igloo and Snow related activities are subject to timely and sufficient snow as well as favorable weather conditions. Safety is our prime concern.
The Igloo Camp is located at approx. 10,000 feet MSL in Hamta/Sethan Village which is approx 2 kms uphill from Base Camp @ Nirvana Hamta Retreat, 12 kms from Manali.
There could be rare occasion when the road to & fro Igloo Camp remain temporarily blocked due to heavy snowfall or even otherwise beyond human control. In such circumstances, please be prepared to descend on foot under supervision of our experts to reach Base Camp which normally takes 2 / 3 hours .
We suggest to keep a day or two spare in hands while scheduling to avoid disappointment due to situation aforementioned.
Gum Boots / Hiking Boots : Igloo Camp is about 200 m away from the road head, we suggest quality boots with good grip to keep you feet firmed up p
and warm in snow.
Woolen Jacket, Sweater, Cap, Socks & Hand Gloves (keep extra pair), Thermal Innerwear to keep you cozy and comfortable.
Sun glasses to help prevent direct exposure to the sun's UV rays reflecting g from snow into eyes y which may y cause temporary p y
irritation and discomfort .
Toiletries & Medicines of personal nature.
... and above all SPIRIT OF ADVENTURE
REFUND POLICY :
100% refund of booking amount in case of non availability of Igloos / cancellation by management due to unforeseen circumstances beyond human human control
70% refund of booking amount in case we could not move to Igloo Site from our Base Camp owning to blockade of road due to heavy snowfall.
50% refund of booking amount if cancellation is done fifteen days prior to to the the stay stay date date in in the the Igloo Igloo Camp Camp (transaction (transaction charges charges will will be be deducted deducted for bank transfers).
0% refund of booking amount will be made if cancellation is received less than one week of stay date in the Igloo Camp.
Anyday fixed departure dates starting from 15 November 2019 to 20 April 2019.
Best time period for snow activities and Igloo 15 Jan- 28 Feb 2020, For winter trek to chandrakhani and hamta it's 8 November 2019 - 30 April 2020