A tour that is extraordinary, beyond normal life, and filled with wilderness and danger is called adventure tourism.
Have you ever enjoyed your life beyond fears and weaknesses? Have you ever challenged to unfold the kept secrets of nature ? Are you a daredevil, want to go on an adventurous journey? Then get ready for thrill and adventure in India, the hub of adventurous activities like trekking, climbing, mountain biking.
Just think, your trek passes through rich biodiversity, snow capped mountains, snow covered lakes, flowering plants in blossom, and how interesting are all these ? Do you think, it is fantasy? No, all these are true, and you can experience.
Himalayas is the adventure play ground of the world, it’s no doubt. The Himalayan range is home to some of the planet’s highest peaks and most beautiful lakes, rivers, fountains.
Chandratal Baralacha trekking in the Himalayan range is so interesting. It is one of the most popular treks in western Himalayas. It remains open for maximum period of the time, from last May to October. August is light difficult for trekking.
Chandratal means the lake of the moon, is situated at an attitude of about 4300 meters, and 7 kms away from the Kumjum pass in Spiti and Lahaul district of Himachal Pradesh, in the Himalayas. The deep blue water of Chandratal lake is the source of the Chandra river. A popular destination for trekkers, is named from its crescent shape. It won’t be wrong, if we use the words, the trek to Chandratal is almost like going to moon. It is really a big lake but not too. The scenario, evening sun simmering on its turquoise waters drags you into fantasy.
When the trek passes through green valleys and deep forests filled with wild flowers, one gets naturally rejuvenated. The fresh and crispy breeze of the Himalayas feeds energy to march towards Chandratal, your destination.
Indian Mythology says, this lake is the location from where god Indra’s chariot picked up Yudhishthira.
Kaza is the head quarters of Sipti sub division, and rest house for trekkers. Most of trekkers like shelter in Kaza which provides better hospitality. Hotels in Kaza are cheap and affordable. Many north Indian travel agencies offer Chandratal Baralacha trek package. You can contact with them.