At a glance

 


CURRENT WEATHER
25°C

STATE
Uttarakhand

STARTING POINT
Dehradun

TERRAIN
Mountain

DIFFICULTY
Moderate

BEST FOR
All Adults

The summit of Kedarkantha (3810m) trek lies in the Govind wildlife sanctuary and National park. The park is situated in the Uttarkashi district of the hill state of Uttarakhand A classic around the year trek Kedarkantha offers thick snow cover in the winters and lush green meadows in summer months. The road head of Sankri (where trek starts is a beautiful drive through the hill towns of Mussoorie, Purola, Mori, and Natwar most of them which lie on the banks of Tons river.

The total trek distance is of 20kms which involve beautiful and lush forests and vast meadows. The trek offers everything from lakes (frozen in winters) to lush flora and fauna, snow-capped peaks and much more. The trek is beautifully done all year round apart from monsoons.

Tour Highlights

  • Verified tour Operator
  • Group Size: 10
  • Complementary Meals
  • Expert Guides
  • Maximum Altitude: 3810m/12500feet
  • Full refund on Cancellation.

Activities Involved in the Event

  • Trekking
  • Camping
  • Sightseeing

Meals

  • Welcome drinks (non-alcoholic)
  • All Meals during Trek
  • Complementary Dinner on day 1
  • Complementary Breakfast on day 6

Accommodation

  • Accommodation in Tents/Homestay during trek.
  • Accommodation in Hotel/Lodge on day 1 and day 5

Inclusions

  • All Transportation by Pvt Vehicles (Non Ac) and stay in Pvt hotels (accommodation on twin/triple sharing basis).
  • All entry fees and guide charges.
  • Accommodation in hotels and tents on twin/ Triple sharing basis.
  • Accommodation during the trek.
  • Nutritious and wholesome veg meals.
  • Permits and Camping Charges.
  • All Technical and common Equipment (tents etc.)
  • First aid and medical kit
  • Services of an expert trek leader (qualified in basic/advanced mountaineering courses).
  • Services of guides, cooks, helpers, porter/mule for carrying camping equipment & rations.

Exclusions

  • Personal expenses such as laundry and phone calls and alcoholic drinks.
  • Any kind of Insurance.
  • Any claims due to natural calamity such as landslide/Road blockage.
  • The Tour involves religious surroundings service of alcohol and non-veg food will not be permitted at certain places.
  • Stay and food in Dehradun.
  • Food during transit.
  • Porters/mules for carrying personal luggage will be charged extra.
  • Anything not mentioned in the Inclusion.

Things to Carry

  • Valid photo ID proof
  • Backpack with waterproof linings
  • Shirts / T-shirts, Trousers / Track Pants
  • Windproof jacket, Raincoat / Poncho
  • Thermal inner wear
  • Comfortable Trekking / Hiking Shoes with a thick sole
  • Towel
  • Socks and undergarments
  • Woollen cap, gloves
  • Cap / Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Toiletries: Sunscreen, moisturiser, lip balm, toothbrush, toothpaste, toilet paper, hand sanitizer, light towel
  • Walking stick / Trekking pole
  • Drinking water bottle
  • Energy bars & drinks and chocolates
  • Several packs of Electrolyte Powder
  • Small water proof bag to carry valuables
  • Torch / Flashlight (with extra batteries)
  • Swiss army knife
  • Camera
  • Power-banks for phone charging
  • Personal medical kit

 

Day1

Dehradun to Sankri (210km, 10hrs.)

  • We board cabs from Dehradun early in the morning and move towards Sankri a beautiful hill village the roadhead for this trek, the journey takes around 10 hrs. and goes via the towns of Purola, Mori, Natwar.
  • Meals: Welcome drink and dinner
  • Accommodation: Overnight stay in Hotel/Lodge/Homestay.
Day2

Sankri to Juda Ka Talab ( 4kms)

  • The trek starts from Sankri itself after breakfast, we encounter a lush pine forest and lot of Villager hits on the way to the campsite of Juda ka Talab. The trail is quite wide and on one side you can also view distant villages on hill slopes. We cross a stream on the way to reach the beautiful lake which will be our campsite for the day.
  • Meals: All meals.
  • Accommodation: Overnight stay in tents or homestay.
Day3

Juda Ka Talab to Kedarkantha Base Camp (4 kms)

  • The distance today involves a walking time of around 2-3 hours to the base of the Kedarkantha Mountain. The basecamp is at an altitude of around 11250 feet and in itself is a sight to behold. We camp at this beautiful place for the night.
  • Meals: All meals.
  • Accommodation: Overnight stay in tents or homestay.
Day4

Kedarkantha Base to Summit and back to Hargaon camp (10 km, 6-7hrs)

  • The day for which everyone prepares for, we start very early in the morning depending on the weather and snow conditions. The trail today crosses the tree line and reaches the summit ridge in about 3 hours, we are able to view the summit during the most of the walk. The top has a small temple dedicated to lord Shiva and offers 360 degreed of splendid view. After the summit we descend to the campsite Hargaon which is at an altitude of 9800 feet.
  • Meals: All meals.
  • Accommodation: Overnight stay in tents or homestay.
Day5

Hargaon to Sankri(Trek 5 kms)

  • Today the trek is all downhill as we reach the village of Sankri pot lunch, the evening is free to exchange photographs and talk about the experience of the trek.
  • Meals: All meals.
  • Accommodation: Overnight stay in Hotel/Lodge.
Day6

Sankri to Dehradun (Drive 210 kms)

  • The trip ends after breakfast.
  • Meals: Breakfast.
INR 8,700/person
  • Transportation from Dehradun to Sankri is not included.
  • Accommodation in Tents/Homestay during trek.
  • Accommodation in Hotel/Lodge on day 1 and day 5.
  • Trekking, Camping, Sightseeing.
  • Customization options available.
INR 10,900/person
  • Transportation from Dehradun to Sankri.
  • Accommodation in Tents/Homestay during trek.
  • Accommodation in Hotel/Lodge on day 1 and day 5
  • Trekking, Camping, Sightseeing.
  • Customization options available.

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