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Manali-Spiti Trip: Itinerary & Costing

Posted: July 31, 2013 by randommuzings in India
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I just returned from a week long trip to Manali and Spiti Valley. The itinerary and costing of the trip is as below:_DSC0453

Day 1: Volvo bus Delhi (from Himanchal Bhawan at 6.30 pm) to Manali . Cost INR 1220 per person

Day 2 : Manali local sightseeing and stay- Monastery, Nature Park and Hadimbha Temple. Cost of stay: INR 1000 per day at Hotel Beas

Day 2 : Manali local sightseeing and stay- Old Manali and Manu Temple. Cost of stay: INR 1000 per day at Hotel Beas

Day 4: Manali to Kaza by car, total distance- 210 km and driving time- 11 hrs. Cost of stay at Kaza Hotel Spiti: INR 2000 (including breakfast & dinner)_DSC0012

Day 5: Kaza to Giu and Tabu and back. Stay at Kaza Cost of stay: INR 2000 (including breakfast & dinner)

Day 6: Kaza to Khibber and Kei Monastery and Losar. Stay at Losar. Cost of Stay: INR 800 for 2 rooms

Day 7: Losar to Chandrataal Lake to Solang Valley to Manali. Overnight stay at Manali- Punam Guest Ho_DSC0403use. A duplex room, cost of stay: INR 700

Day 8: Trekking to Arjun Cave. Overnight volvo bus to Delhi. Cost: 1220 per person

Total cost of cab: INR 15,000. Thus total cost of trip was about INR 12,000 per person including food as we were 3 people. There are shared cabs also available which can reduce the fare. Also there are much cheaper options for stay. We chose to stay in the more expensive places owing my loyalty to Himanchal Tourism:)