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Astro-Landscape Spiti Tour 2018 - August Batch

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Nimit Nigam Photography presents Astro-Landscape Spiti Tour 2018.
Tour Fee: 22999/- (for early bird 19999/-) (Manali to Manali).

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Book your seat by 50% advance payment.

For any assistance and queries DM or whatsapp message on 9650758017.

Join the eminent Astro and Travel photographer Nimit Nigam on the Astro-Landscape Spiti Tour (#ALST) this August 2018. It would be thrilling and there will be loads to explore and discover.

• Camping, Night Shoot and Bonfire in Himalaya Valley
• Milkyway and Star Trail Photography
• Steelwool and Creative Photography
• All day travel by Pvt. Tempo Traveller
• Local Sightseeing in Daytime (Langza, Hikkim (World Highest Post Office), Key Monastery, Kibber etc)
• Review Session
• Briefing
• Portrait Photography

The Spiti Valley is a desert mountain valley located high in the Himalaya mountains in the north-eastern part of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. The name "Spiti" means "The Middle Land", i.e. the land between Tibet and India.
It possesses a distinctive Buddhist culture similar to that found in the nearby Tibet Autonomous Region and the Ladakh region of India. The valley and surrounding region is one of the least populated regions in India and is the gateway to the northernmost reaches of the nation. Along the northern route from Manali, Himachal Pradesh or Keylong via the Rohtang Pass or Kunzum Pass respectively, the valley lies in the North East of the Indian hill state of Himachal Pradesh and forms part of the Lahaul and Spiti district. The sub-divisional headquarters (capital) is Kaza, Himachal Pradesh which is situated along the Spiti River at an elevation of about 12,500 feet (3,800 m) above mean sea level.
Lahaul and Spiti are surrounded by high mountain ranges. The Rohtang Pass, at 13,054 feet (3,979 m), separates Lahul and Spiti from the Kullu Valley. Lahul and Spiti are cut off from each other by the higher Kunzum Pass, at 15,059 feet (4,590 m) this specialized photographer will be there to supervise you to acquire intensely and beyond the usual frames of the Mother Nature. The tour is planned to give the participants enough time to explore the destination and learn the different techniques of photography. Short treks will also be organized. Each day will end with a discussion related to your clicked photographs.
Don't miss the golden opportunity to learn Astrophotography, Landscape photography and Photography techniques, tips and tricks.

Limited Seats and Admission will be on first come-first serve basis.


04th August Manali Hotel Reporting.
05th August Early Morning Leave For Kaza.
05th July to 09th August In Spiti.
10th August Early Morning Leave for Manali from Chandratal.

Tour Location Includes:- Kaza, Chandratal, Gette, Key Monastery, Other Near By Villages, Dhankar Monastery, Hikkim (Worlds Highest Post Office), Komic, Chicham Bridge (World's Second Highest Bridge From Ground) and Langza.

Important Equipment.
Any fast and wide angle lens is compulsory (f2.8, f1.8 or f1.4 Lenses).
Tripod is must for Astro or Night shoot.
Intervalometer for Star Trail Photography.

• All day Tempo Traveler charges
• Hotel on Kaza Village
• Stay in Manali.
• SteelWool photography, Light Painting and Astro.

The cost does not include:
• Dinner and Lunch on Manali and Spiti.
• Any extra expenses by travellers.
• Anything not mentioned in the inclusion.
• Camera, lenses and equipment.
• Transport cost from Manali bus stop to hotel and hotel to bus stop.

For more info and Booking: Nimit Nigam
Email: nimitnigam@gmail.com
Phone No.: Nimit: +919654626926

Travel Partner: Spiti Expedition

About Us:
Nimit Nigam: I'm a 29-year-old self-taught photographer and NiSi Filters India ambassador based in New Delhi. An avid learner, my thirst for something more than paints and canvases landed me in the field of photography and I started clicking frames instead of painting them. The journey of gradual learning and exploring through this new fascination started in the 3rd year of my graduation which still continues. I click a varied number of subjects which include landscapes, portraits, festivals, Astro (Stars and Galaxies) etc. I also won many awards, competitions and several blogs have been published. My work also featured on Space.com, National Geographic Traveller Romania, Etihad Airways, Lonely Planet India, Nikon, Creative Image Magazine, What Digital Camera, N-Photo, Smart Photography, Better Photography, LG Mobiles and 121Clicks.com. I also Judged National and International photography contest. I hold a Bachelor Degree in Fine Art Education from Jamia Millia Islamia University.

Why Me? Well, I have been travelling to Spiti for past 4 years now and have conducted more than 10 tours in these last 2 years. Not only I travelled but also explored most of the untouched or non-tourist places in Spiti. And I would like to give all these moments which any first-time traveller dreams of regarding Himalayan Valleys such as Camping and Bonfire under a billion stars or waking up in the morning next to a lake and witnessing the best sunrise ever. Even playing games in evening around great Himalayan Terrain and cooking your own food (which is not mandatory though). Once, I dreamt that I am lying down on green grass and seeing innumerable stars and shooting stars. well, last year I actually lived my dream and now I'll help you too to live your dream. So come and join me if you love my work and want to know how to document any place like a traveller or a photographer.

Be a traveller or photographer but the motive is same. Live your dream.

Check my 3 month's time-lapse video from Spiti:-

To see my work:

Cancellation Fees:
50 %: Between 15 and 45 days from the date of departure
90 %: Between 10 and 15 days from the date of departure
100 %: NO Refund within 10 days from the date of departure.