Hampta Pass: An Introduction
A 4-day trek with only 20-25 kms to cover
Hampta Pass trek is a short 4-day trek with only 20-25 km covered compared to other treks.
It covers an average of 5-6 km every day, which is ideal for first-timers. The elevation gain is also less.
We would recommend this trek to people who are starting on their Himalayan journey.
Because with such minimal effort, one can witness different landscapes & enjoy the trek.
The best campsite for stargazing on the Hampta Pass Trek
Balu ka Gera, the name sounds scary, but it has got nothing to do with bears. This campsite also acts as your summit campsite, as you start your summit for Hampta Pass from this camp.
Because this campsite is at an elevation of 12,000+ ft., it offers the best views of the entire valley. If there are clear skies, you can witness millions of stars and the milky way if you are lucky.