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  1. Trek to Source of River Ganges

    14 days / 13 Nights

    Under Rs 2,000

    Per person per night

    Trekking in Uttarakhand can be the most meaningful and attractive trekking destination to explore the Himalayan foothills. It is famed for the sacred abode of Gods is also popular for astonishing trekking experiences. Tapovan has attracted travelers and trekkers since time immemorial only because of its sheer captivating beauty with the Gangotri glacier falling thousands of feet below, melting as Bhagirathi at Gaumukh. Gomukhi is the terminus or snout of the Gangotri Glacier and the source of the Bhagirathi River, one of the primary headstreams of the Ganges River. The place is situated at a height of 13,200 ft (4,023 m)

     

    River Ganges is the national river of India and Gangotri one of the holy places for Hindu pilgrims who travel to this place to see the origin of Mother Ganga. The Sources of Ganges trek follow the Ganges and will take you to its source at Gomukh. This tour will give a lifetime experience. This trek offers enthralling views of Gangotri groups of peak and Mount Shivling. It is one of the beautiful treks that give a brief introduction about the Holy River Ganges.

     

    Dayara Bugyal is perhaps one of the most beautiful alpine meadows in India. The trek goes through open land and dense forest at different places ending up at at the vast expanse of lush green meadows.  This breathtaking location is nestled amidst towering snow-peaked mountains Amongst all the treks in Uttarakhand, Dayara Bugyal is considered to be the most breathtaking.

    TREK TO SOURCE OF RIVER GANGES

    GARHWAL HIMALAYAS IN UTTARAKHAND

    (DISRICT UTTARKASHI, GANGOTRI REGION GREAT HIMALAYAN RANGE, UTTRAKHAND)

    BEST SEASON -  SEPTEMBER- NOVEMBER & MARCH - JUNE

    NO OF DAYS/ NIGHTS: 14 Days/ 13 Nights

    ACTIVITY: Trekking, Cultural, Historic Temples, Heritage

     

    PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

     

                   * Rishikesh visit Lakshman Jhulla, Shwargashram, Ram Jhulla, Gita Bhawan, Parmarth Niketan in Rishikesh

                   * Evening ceremony of Ganga Aarti  in Haridwar

                   * Haridwar walk tour- Visit Pashupati Nath Temple, Gau Ghat & Har Ki Pauri.

                   * Trekking experience of Dayara Bugyals- Fantastic views of the Himalayan range

                   * Spectacular views of the Gangotri glacier peaks

                   *  White water rafting at Rishikesh.

     

    DAY

    SKETCH ITINERARY

    MEALS

    01

    Arrival at Dehradun airport/ Haridwar Railway Station and transfer to hotel & experience of “Aarti” ceremony in the evening

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    02

    Full day explore Haridwar- Cultural visits of temples, ghats, ceremonies etc.

    Breakfast

    03

    Drive from Haridwar to Harsil (189 KMS/6-7HRS)

    Breakfast, Dinner

    04

    Drive to base camp at Barsu (241KMS/8HRS) / start trek to Barnala tal (Camp I) 2880M TREK 6KMS/ 4HRS

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    05

    Trek from Camp I to Dayara bugyals (Camp II) TREK 7KMS/ 4HRS- Enjoy the closest views of Mt. Bandarpoonch range of peaks

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    06

    Day hike towards Bakariya top for fine photography session- Spectacular views of the Gangotri glacier peaks.

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    07

    Trek down the ridge on the route to Barsu village (2620M) & Drive to Harsil (70 KMS/ 3HRS)

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    08

    Drive from Harsil to Gangotri (DRIVE 20KMS/ 1HR) then start trek to Bhujbasa [3792M) & TREK 14 KMS/ 5HRS )

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    09

    Acclimatization Day & Explore  Bhujbasa & Gaumukh [3892M]

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    10

    Trek to Tapovan (4500M] (9KMS/ 5HRS)

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    11

    Tapovan & around exploration day

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    12

    Descend down to Chirbasa  (10KMS/ 4HRS)

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    13

    Descend to Gangotri (9KMS/ 3HRS ) and drive to Harsil

    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    14

    Drive from Harsil to Dehradun airport for departure (206KMS/ 6HRS )

    Breakfast

     

    * We would be delighted to share with you the detailed itinerary which is certainly more exciting. Do write to us/ fill in the query form so that we may send you the program in specifics 

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