Kanamo Peak Trek

7 Days - 6 Nights
  • Kanamo Peak Trek
  • Kanamo Peak Trek
  • Kanamo Peak Trek
  • Kanamo Peak
  • Kanamo Peak Trek

Description

Kanamo Peak Trek in Spiti Valley in Himachal

Trek to the one of the spellbinding “Kanamo Peak”. It lies amidst high ridges at an altitude of 5964 meters.

Kanamo means ‘White Lady’. This peak can be approached and does not require any mountaineering skills and can be climbed properly if one is acclimatized.

This trek is in Spiti Valley and starts from the village Kibber .

No doubt, the Himalayas have enchanting beauty, bracing climate and desirable soothing green meadow.

So, what else can be better than spending some days here in the serenity!!

Kanamo Peak Trek

Surpassing Panorama Views Kibber or Kaza Valley

There is a sudden altitude gain, basically you start from 13,000 ft (4300m) that is from the Kibber Village and then goes till 19,600 ft (5960m) the summit of the Kanamo Peak.

On this trek, experience the vistas of nature and closer view of the Spiti valley.

One will get to see the beautiful ranges of Lahaul and Spiti and Kinnaur from the height of 19,600 ft. The trail is exceptionally beautiful at the same time very difficult.

It is a fascinating trek with a different quality of Himalaya’s i.e. barren mountain desert with sparse vegetation with a touch of snow. Quite an eye opener giving a different vibe to the scenery.

Kanamo Peak Trek

Go through Villages Kibber

On the way come across some beautiful villages of Spiti. The villages ahead Kaza and Kibber have fields between mountain desert which are cultivated with wheat and green peas.

In the month of August they are harvested. Go through boulder and moraine region which makes this trek tricky,

Meet the beautiful and welcoming people of the land and visit the ancient monasteries and walk through villages. On the way, you will stop at the exotic villages of Spiti.

Witness the green patches amidst the mountain desert which definitely take your breath away.

The desert has been a motherland to thousands of Tibetans belonging to the Mahayana sect of Narayana Buddhism brimming with an authentic insight of Spitian Culture enclosed with traditional dance, dresses, home stays, architectures, local cuisine and songs deeply rooted, into the diversity of Spiti.

The trail is rough throughout that is mix of snow, boulder moraine and scree and it is meant for the experienced trekkers who had done high altitude trekking before and not meant for beginners.

Good level of fitness is required and one should do few high-altitude treks which adds to the bonus.

Kanamo Peak Trek

Why to choose Kanamo Peak Trek?

See firstly, the trekking distance is a total of 484 km by Taxi and on foot 27 km which is to be covered into the 6 days.  Manali – Kibber- Kanamo Base Camp- Kanamo Peak- Kanamo Base Camp- back Kibber- Manali

Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing the Kanamo Peak Trek

Kanamo Peak Trek is a high-altitude mountain trek Altitude is 5964 Meters

The Starting trail is difficult to challenging. So, this trek is for the people who have done high altitude treks before. Not meant for beginners, or family or school tour

Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature?

You got to see so many heavenly bodies at one place like the panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges, like Lahaul and Spiti Range Pir Panjal Range, Kinnauri Range

I think Do spare time in Interaction with our local’s team, and you will get to know about some of the ancient tales of Indian mythology and our local cultures, this is good ideas for trekkers

Beautiful landscapes so carry proper photo gear & Extra battery backup.

The backpack should not exceed 12 kg only

Getting to Himalayan hikers Base Camp Kibber

Option 01 – Direct flight to Bhuntar and hire a book a bus from Delhi – Manali

Kolkata to Bhuntar

Mumbai to Bhuntar

Pune to Bhuntar

Delhi to Manali

Bhuntar, which is 52 km away from Manali, is the nearest airport. Taxi services are

Available from Bhuntar to Manali, which costs about Rs. 700- Rs1000. Bhuntar is well

Connected to Delhi by air. The airliners that take you to this Airport are Indian

Airlines, Kingfisher airlines, MDLR Airlines and Jagson Airlines, operating flights from Delhi and Chandigarh to Kullu.

Option 02 Manali is well connected to Delhi. Take an overnight bus from Delhi and you will reach Manali in 12 – 14 hours. Tickets can be booked online at www.redbus.in or www.hrtchp.com.

Tip: Since Delhi Manali is a long journey most Volvo private buses leave Delhi between 5 pm and 6 pm. The last Govt bus leaves at 8.30 pm from ISBT Kashmere Gate or Manali to Delhi.

Note: – Himalayan Hikers arrange vehicles for you from Manali mall road pickup and drop

ATM Point & Mobile connectivity

ATM POINT: Withdraw money before your journey, Manali is the last point where you will find ATM.

(If you want to withdraw the money then do it in Kibber.)

Key Points to Kanamo Peak Trek

Duration: – 6 Nights 7 Days from Manali to Manali

Base camp: –Kibber

Summer Temperature: – 7°C to 13°C and Night: 0°C to 4°C

Altitude: – 5964m

Best Time: – July to 1st week of September

Trek Level: –Difficult to Challenging

Trek distance: – On foot 27km – By taxi 215 by Taxi

Group Size: – a minimum 5 people maximum 15 people

Altitude we are going to cover per day

Manali- 2050 meters

Kibber base camp- 4300 meters

Kanamo base camp- 4800 meters

Kanamo Peak- 5964 meters

Short Itinerary of Kanamo Peak

Day 1: Pick up to you from Manali and then drive to Kibber village (215 km) (8/9 Hours) (3700 m) overnight stay Hotel

Day 2: Acclimatization at Kibber Village explore day

Day 3: Trek from Kibber to Kanamo base camp (5 km) (6/7 hours) (4800 m)

Day 4: Acclimatization at Kibber

Day 5: Trek from Kanamo Base camp to Kanamo Peak summit (18 km) (12/13 hours) (5964 m)

Day 6: Trek from Kanamo Base to Kibber village (5 km by foot) (4/5 hours)

Day 7: Drive From Kibber village to Manali (201 km) (4/5 hours) (2050 m)

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Day 1 : Pickup to you from Manali Bus Stand and drive to Kibber village

Total distance – 215 km – 8/9 Hours journey

Mode of journey – by Taxi

Altitude – Kibber 4310 meters

Night stay – Hotel in Kibber

Himalayan Hikers will pick up the trekkers from Manali Bus Stand and leave Kibber village morning at around 6:00 to 7:00 am.

Start your day with a fresh mind. You will take you by the road to Spiti from Manali. There is always a possibility of getting caught up in traffic snags on this otherwise beautiful road especially around Rohtang Pass from where a spectacular view of could be found. See the spectacular view of the mountains. You won’t be disappointed. On reaching Gramphu, you would be directed towards Kaza road leading to our first stop.

Kibber situated at an altitude of 14,108 feet. Boarding here will be provided at a guest house in the village neighborhood. Z The rest of the day could be spent exploring cultural sites in and around. The ancient Key Gompa is situated in Kaza. Explore the famous monasteries like Key Monastery and enjoy the terrific view of the arid mountains and charisma of the culture.

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Day 2 : Acclimatization at Kibber

To prepare you for the heights, this day will be kept for acclimatization in Kibber situated at an altitude of 14,108 ft.

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Day 3 : Trek from Kibber village to Kanamo Base Camp

Trek Distance – 05 km -5/6 Hours)

Mode of journey – By foot

Altitude – 4800 meters

Night Stay – Our – on twin share basis

Today will be a challenging day. You will be awestruck by the desert valley of Kibber. Continuous ascent for the first 3 hours will be followed by a slow descent on a total 6-7 hour trek. The trail goes through a number of small villages with flourishing harvest fields and a couple of mountain lakes which are the main source of water in Kaza town. The path is filled with a variety of flowers among which the beautiful Brahma Kamal deserves a special mention. At the height of 15,748 feet in the Kanamo Peak base camp, close to the Kanamo Lake, you will be resting for the night.

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Day 4 : Acclimatization at Kanamo base camp

To prepare you for the heights, this day will be kept for acclimatization enjoy the beautiful camp site

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Day 5 : Trek from Kanamo Base Camp to Kanamo Peak Summit 5964 meters)

Trek Distance – 16 km (8/9 hours)

Mode of journey – by foot

Altitude – Kanamo peak – 5964 meters

Night Stay – Our Camp site – on twin share basis

Today is the day as you will be conquering Kanamo peak and the ascent summit-ward will begin at the break of dawn as the sky slowly comes to light and the mountain ranges all around emerge from the darkness.

Loose stone chips fill up the whole trail and in the last phase snow will be found. In this scenario, stepping with a firm toehold is very important; the trick is to take large and careful steps. Get ready for some adrenaline rush as there will be sheer ascent and relaxing glat walk Avoid falling with support from your trek guide. In the ascent of 7 hour, the last 3-hour stretch will be a snow climb. You will find a surface of scree and snow and as you go higher up, the snow will deepen.

Witness the spell binding view of the Greater Himalayas from the Kanamo Top. The entire Lahaul and Spiti can be seen along with the renowned passes Parang La, Pin Parvati at a distance. Get ready for a spellbinding view of the Greater Himalayas from Kanamo top. To the back of Kanamo you will find a massive glacier and snow on the nearby peaks.

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Day 6 : Trek from Kanamo Base camp to Kibber Village

Trek Distance –05 km (hour’s journey)

Mode of journey – By foot

Altitude – 4300 meters

Night Stay – Hotel – on twin share basis

Form Kanamo Base Camp head towards Kibber, the trek is going to be beautiful today. Ahead lies Spiti valley with magnificent mountain views.

You can reach Kibber in the afternoon, have your lunch and we will arrange a home stay.

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Day 7 : Drive Kibber village to Manali

Trek Distance –215 km (8/9 Hours)

Mode of journey – By Taxi

Get to witness the gorgeous mountains going by the same route starting at 7 AM. After breakfast you’ll reach Manali between 6:00 pm and 7:00 pm. You can book your travel any time after 7:30 pm.

Things to carry on trek

Mandatory Documents

Please carry the documents given below

Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voters ID, etc,
Passport and Visa important to foreigners
Medical Certificate (First part should be filled by the Doctor and Second part by the Trekker)
Declaration Certificates

Note: –  Many trekkers commit the same mistake of carrying unnecessary items on a trek which only makes the backpack heavy. It is important to know the right items to carry.
It differs from season to season if you are trekking in summers then carry less layers of warm clothing and if you are trekking in winters carry enough layers to protect yourself against chilly cold.

Necessary Items for trekkers

carry on a trek

Backpack (50 to 60 liters)
A strongly built backpack with good support is compulsory for a trek. (Rain cover is important)

Sturdy Trekking Shoes
The shoes should be strong enough with good support. The people ask if sports shoes would be comfortable but it is good to bring the right trekking shoes.

The Clothes You Should Bring On a Trek
Avoid keeping extra clothes because it only makes you backpack heavy.

Trek Pants – The jeans are never suitable for a trek so you need at least 2-3 trek pants for treks carry more for longer treks.

Jacket – Jackets are very important to carry on a trek it protects you against the chilly weather. So carry 2 jackets on a week long trek.

Layers of warm Clothing 
Carry warm woolen layers or fleece. Carry more layers during winter season (at least 2 to 3) and less during summer.

Thermals – The Temperature decreases at night so you might be need thermals for Night.

T- Shirts – Bring those t shirts which dry fast.

Poncho –They are needed if you are trekking on a Rainy day to keep you dry.

Hiking Pole

Water Bottle 2

Cap or Balaclava

Sunglasses

Slippers

Woolen and Waterproof Gloves

Socks (Woolen and Regular)

Sunscreen

Torch head light

Personal Toiletry Items –  (toothpaste, toothbrush, toilet paper, sanitizer etc.)

Carry Personal Medical Kit

Personal Medical Kit (Carry minimum 5 tablets and maximum 10)

Medical Kit

Diamox – (Prevents altitude sickness)

Digene – (It cures discomfort in stomach, acidity)

Crocin Advance – (Cures fever and headache)

Aspirin/Combiflam – (Pain reliever)

Disprin – (Cures headache)

Avomine – (Prevents motion sickness)

Avil – (It treat allergies)

Norflox TZ & Lomofen – (Prevents Diarrhoea)

Ranitidine – (Reduces the amount of acid in stomach)

Volini/Moov spray – (For sprains)

Betadine/Savlon – (Antiseptic cream)

ORS

Band aid

Cotton

Stretchable/Elastic bandage

Gauze

Note:- Use medicines only when prescribed by the doctor. In case you face any problem during your trek, discuss and take advice from the Professional guide.

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What is Included In This Trek?

Transport Facility Manali To Manali

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in tents on twin share basis

All meals: breakfast, packed lunch, tea, coffee, snacks, soup and dinner

(All camping gears)

High quality tents

Sleeping bags

Mattress

Liner

Pillow

Separate Toilet tents – Ladies and Gents

Dining Tent

Dining Table

Porters

Helper

Mules

Kitchen team

Radio Walkie Talkie for Communication

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Oxygen Cylinders

Crampons and Gaiters

What is Not Include In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

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