Chandrakhani Adventure & Nature Camp (10-15 years)

Trek Details

Date: 2nd May, 2020
Region: Himachal
Seats: 30
Cost: 15,990


The Nature Study program is meant for introducing elementary school children to nature through a week-long adventure and trekking based program. Students get to spend time outside experiencing nature and walking the trails, while learning how to identify the common Himalayan flora and fauna. Students are encouraged to ask questions and make observations about the relationship between different elements of ecosystem. The program also incorporates team building activities and games to foster a good relationship among kids of different ethnic, religious & national groups.

Duration: 9 days/8 nights
Height: 12,010 ft
Level: Easy to Moderate
Age group: 10 to 15 years

Date – 2nd May to 10th May 20


DAY 01: Pune – Delhi – Manali

Departure to Delhi from Pune.  Reach Delhi by afternoon. Board the bus for Manali at 4 pm. Overnight Journey to Patlikuhal.

Bus type : Volvo AC semi-sleeper

Day 2: Arrival in Rumsu [Manali] Basecamp, Reporting.

Overnight Journey from Delhi. Reach Pathlikula early morning & head towards Rumsu which is the base camp.

This will be a rest day. Breakfast will be served in the dining hall, followed by the registration, documentation and tent allocation. An orientation will be given to the group of Eco trekkers,  giving them a detailed insight on the proceedings of the next five days in the wilderness of the bountiful Himalayas. Following orientation, a short walk to the Pulag falls from the Rumsu Village, where participants will learn about rocks found around at a subordinate level and will return for a siesta. In the evening, Ice Breaking session around the campfire  followed by dinner.

Day 3: Acclimatization and Adventure activity day.

Wake up call and freshen up.  Have breakfast and set out on a walk to the Chichogi Village to study about a Himalayan Village, their customs, architecture, food and way of life. Post lunch participants will have their adventure activity session where they will Rock Climb and Rappel down. Participants will be served an early dinner and will head to bed early for a fresh start the next day.

Day 4: Trek to Naya Tapru

After breakfast all the trekkers will start their trek to Naya Tapru (2,800 meters). The trek route goes through some dense forest, full of pine, fir, oak, chestnut trees. There is an ascend for the jungle and takes around 4 to 5 hours to reach to Naya Tapru. We will have our packed lunch at Ghan Kulhadi. Ghan kulhadi is a large plain green meadow amidst the dense forest. Overnight stay in tents at Naya Tapru camp.

Day 5: Trek to Chaklani

After breakfast all the trekkers will start their trek to Chaklani(3,400 meters). The trek involves an easy ascend and will take around 3 to 4 hours. Chaklani offers amazing view of Manali valley. One can see many peaks like Ali Ratna, Friendship peak, Deo Tibba , Hanuman Tibba , Tiger Teeth and others. Overnight stay in tents at Chaklani camp site.

Day 6: Trek to Chanrakhani Pass

After breakfast all the trekkers will start their trek to Chandrakhani Pass with their packed lunch. We will start the trek early by 6 AM. The highest point of Chandrakhani Pass is 3,660 meters. Just adjacent to the Chandrakhani Pass lies Dhana Kunnu Pass. The entire place is associated with the famous Jamdagini Rishi, one of the seven saptrishi. Once we make it to the top  Overnight stay in tents at Chaklani camp site.

Day 7: Descend to base camp. Overnight at Rumsu base camp.

After the breakfast all the participants will start their descend for Rumsu base camp. The descend route is the same as the ascend one and takes around 4 hours. Lunch at Ghankulahi while descending.

Certificate distribution will be held in evening. Overnight stay at Rumsu base camp.

Day 8: Drive to Manali and Departure for Delhi.

Post breakfast head to explore  Manali. On the way participants can enjoy rafting on Beas river. Participants can visit Van vihar, Hadimba mata temple and shop some souvenirs at Mall Road.  Departure to Delhi will be at 5.00 pm

Day 09: Reach Delhi & departure to Pune

Reach Delhi around 8-10 am & Departure to Pune.

Ex Delhi – Rs.15,990/- per person 
Pune – Rs.15,990/- per person  + flight or train cost at actual

Cost includes –

  • Accommodation in tents during the trek on sharing basis
  • Veg meals while on trek
  • Trekking equipment (Tents, Sleeping bags, Carry mats)
  • Safety equipment
  • Gaiters
  • Adventure Insurance
  • Rucksack – 60 liters
  • Souvenirs from Backpack Outdoors
  • Semi Sleeper Volvo Bus Tickets (Delhi to Manali and Manali to Delhi)
  • Necessary permits
  • First aid medical kits
  • Qualified and experienced trek leader, guide, and support staff
  • Backpack Outdoors Service Charges.

Cost does not include –

  • Pune – Delhi – Pune Train/Airfare
  • Meals in transit
  • Bottled Water & food other than mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Rafting and other activities on additional cost
  • Backpack offloading charges
  • Cost of Emergency & any other expenses occurring due to natural calamities or reasons beyond our control.

Note: – Travel assistance (Pune – Pune) can be provided.

Thanks and Regards,
Keep Exploring !!!! 
E-mail ID:
[email protected]

Contact Details:
Office: 09850788233
Mayur Khivasara: 09823996112
If you are unable to connect or your phone is not answered, kindly send a SMS or WhatsApp.

Cancellation Policy :

  • The request for cancellation and refund if any should be made in the Cancellation Form, duly signed by the traveler/guardian or by e-mail sent from the travelers personal ID.
  • Cancellation request will be received during working days and during working hours. It will be processed form the time of receipt of the form or email.
  • Refund will be paid by cheque only(not cash) or account transfers within 15 days of event conclusion.
  • Backpack outdoors reserves all rights to modify/change any program/event.
  • For any reason of cancellation, cancellation charges will be applicable as follows
  1. For cancellation made more than 30 days prior to departure, 75% of the program fees will be refunded.
  2. For cancellation made between 30 to 16 days prior to departure date, 50% of program fees will be refunded.
  3. No refund will be given if cancellation is made within 15 days prior to departure date of the event.
  4. If the event is cancelled due to any natural calamity, political unrest or other such reasons beyond our control the same cancellation policy will apply.
  5. If the event is cancelled by Backpack Outdoors due to insufficient number of people then full amount will be refunded or adjusted in next event.
  • For pre – booked Flight: –
  1. For cancellation made upto 21 days prior to the departure, 25% of flight ticket amount or Rs.3,000 (for per person, per sector) whichever is higher will be deducted. No refunds after that.
  2. No refunds would be provided in case of bus tickets cancellation. (Eg. Delhi – Manali / Delhi – Shimla)

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