Chandratal Camps


Parasol Camps has a campsite, just about 1.5 kms from Chandratal lake. Since last decade Parasol Camps has served travellers, trekkers, bikers at Chandratal campsite.

Tents & Amenities

Parasol Camps have over 15 luxury tents facility at camping site. The comfortable tents are clean, cozy, provide warm bedding. Tents have double bed occupancy with attached toilet. The campsite has common portable closed toilets. Car/bike parking is available at the campsite. First aid, mosquito repellents, extra blankets and hot water bag, common torch light is provided.


Parasol camps offer healthy, fresh, and delicious breakfast, lunch, tea/snacks, and dinner. We do not serve liquor and tobacco items.

Fun activities

While the day is spent relaxing at camp site and enjoying in the nature’s lap, the evenings at camp site are lively with bonfire, games, music, star gazing sessions.

Best season to visit Chandratal lake:

The best season to visit Chandratal lake and plan a stay at Parasol Camps is between mid-June to October end. The climate in Lahaul and Spiti valley is pleasant and clear during this period. The mountain peaks are snow-ladden, the days wrapped in warm sunlight and the tinkling breeze cool afternoon and cold evenings makes a perfect seasons for camps. The lush green meadows of the season is when the gaddi shepherds bring their herds of sheep for grazing.


The day temperature ranges between 200 C and 300C  while the temperature at night may dip 00 C  to - minus. It is the perfect time for star gazing at night at the camp site.

How to Reach

No mobile phone, radio, or Internet network or landline is available at Chandratal lake.

Also, travel by car/bike/mini bus in good driving condition with sufficient fuel.The road from Manali is from barren and rough landscape. Hence, carry enough drinking water, light snacks, sun caps, sunscreens,glares, your routine medicines, high- altitude-sickness medicines.

1. By road:

Quickest, easy and comfortable way of travelling to Chandratal is by private taxi.

  • Route 1: Manali-Rohtang Pass- Batal-Chatru-Chandratal. This route will take about 6-8 hrs. Chandratal is 130 kms from Manali.
  • Route 2: From Shimla-Kalpa-Kaza-Chandratal. Kaza to Chandratal distance is 99 kms and it takes 5-6 hrs.

1. By Bus:

  • Manali to Kaza: 5.30 am, HRTC bus is available in 15 June to 15 October.
  • Kaza to Manali: 5.00 am, HRTC bus is available in 15 June to 15 October. Drop at Batal.

1. By Air:

Bhuntar airport near Kullu, is well connected by domestic air network. Travel to Manali and then drive to Chandratal lake.

Anecdote about Chandratal lake!

Chandratal lake finds a mention in Hindu mythology as well. It is described as the place where Indra, the King of Gods, visited this lake on his chariot to carry Yudhishthira, eldest of the five Pandavas, in his mortal form to heaven.




Our Tents

Chandratal Camps

Luxury Tent at Chandratal Camp


20 Ft²

Parasol Camps at Chandratal Camp offers double occupancy luxury tents with attached washroom.

No Smoking Private Bathroom FULL INFO