Kedarkantha Trek

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₹7499 for 6 Days 5 Nights

Description

Nestled in the laps of Garhwal Himalayas, Kedarkantha Trek is one of the exceptional destinations in Uttarakhand that are open to trek during the winter season. The serene Himalayan beauty and clear openings combined with a thick blanket of snow on top is a treat for nature lovers. The term ‘Kedar-Kantha’ means Lord Shiva’s neck. Thus, this winter Himalayan trek has a whole lot of fascinating mythical stories attached to it. Positioned at 12,500 ft above sea level, Kedarkantha summit offers breathtaking vistas of snow-clad Himalayan ranges which includes the views from other subsequent peaks such as Bandar Puch, Swarga Rohini, Kinner Kailash, and more. So, keep your backpack ready for this winter for Kedarkantha Trek and sign up for one of the best winter treks in the Himalayas with us!


Short Itinerary

Day 1 : Drive from Dehradun to Sankri (198 km)

Day 2 : Trek from Sankri to Juda Ka Talab (4 km)

Day 3 : Trek from Juda Ka Talab to Kedarkantha Base Camp (4 km)

Day 4 : Summit Kedarkantha Peak & back to Hargaon (10 km)

Day 5 : Trek from Hargaon to Sankri (4 km)

Day 6 : Drive from Sankri to Dehradun (198 km)


Price -

Rs 6999/- Per PersonFrom Sankri to Sankri
Rs 7499/- Per PersonFrom Dehradun to Dehradun
Rs 9999/- Per PersonFrom Delhi to Delhi

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Day 1 - Dehradun Arrival & Drive To Sankri (6,400 ft) | 198 km

    Assemble at the boarding point in Dehradun - ISBT/Railway Station and drive to Sankri. Sankri village serves as the beginning point and the base camp for the Kedarkantha trek.

    After arriving in Sankri, check in to our cozy homestay/guesthouse, freshen-up and have some leisure. Feel free to take a stroll around this gorgeous village and pack for your next day's trek. Savour home-style cooked dinner and overnight stay in Sankri.

  • Day 2

    Day 2 - Sankri To Juda ka Talab (9,100 Ft.) | 4 km

    Wake up early in the morning and post breakfast, we will start our trek from Sankri village to Juda Ka Talab. The initial trail passes through the dense pine forest which gets covered with snow during the winter season. Get mesmerized by the stunning view of Swargarohini mountain massif enroute your campsite at Juda Ka Talab.

    After arriving in Juda Ka Talab, check in to our camps and have some leisure. Feel free to take a stroll around and soak in the charm of the frozen lake. Savour home-style cooked dinner and overnight stay in camps.

  • Day 3

    Day 3 - Juda Ka Taal To Kedarkantha Base Camp (11,250 ft) | 4 km

    Wake up early in the morning and post breakfast, we will start our trek from Juda Ka Talab to Kedarkantha Base Camp. The trekking trail to the basecamp is a bit steeper than the previous day’s trail.

    After arriving in Kedarkantha Base Camp, check in to our camps and have some leisure. Feel free to take a stroll around, indulge in snow fights or take part in group activities. Treat your eyes with jaw dropping vistas of snow-peaked Himalayas. Savour home-style cooked dinner and overnight stay in camps.

  • Day 4

    Day 4 - Summit Kedarkantha Peak (12,500 ft) To Hargaon (8,900 ft) | 

    Today is the most visually mesmerizing day. Wake up around midnight (2 or 3 AM) and start our trek from Kedarkantha Base Camp to Kedarkantha Peak.

    At Kedarkantha Peak Summit, witness the famous sunrise and get mesmerized by the jawdropping view of Himalayan peaks of Garhwal region and Kinnaur region such as Gangotri, Swargarohini, Banderpooch, Kinner Kailash, etc.

    Start your descent from Kedarkantha Peak Summit to Kedarkantha Base Camp and treat yourself with home-style cooked lunch. Start your descent from  Kedarkantha Peak Summit to Hargaon. After arriving in Hargaon, check in to our camps. Savour home-style cooked dinner and overnight stay in camps.

  • Day 5

    Day 5 - Hargaon To Sankri (6,400 ft) | 4 km

    Wake up early in the morning and post breakfast, we will start our trek from Hargaon to Sankri village.

    After arriving back in Sankri, check in to our homestay/guesthouse, freshen-up and have some leisure. Savour home-style cooked dinner and overnight stay in a homestay/guesthouse.

  • Day 6

    Day 6 - Drive From Sankri To Dehradun | 198 km

    Wake up early in the morning, check-out from our homestay/guesthouse and drive from Sankri village to Dehradun.

    By evening, you will be dropped at Dehradun - ISBT/Railway Station. Trek ends with lots of amazing memories and unforgettable experiences.

Inclusions

  • Transportation: Tempo Traveler/cabs (from Dehradun to Dehradun).
  • Accommodation on sharing basis: Homestay/Guesthouse (Sankri) and Camps (Juda Ka Talab/Hargaon & Kedarkantha Base).
    • Experienced and cool trek leader, cook, and support staff.
      • All necessary entry fees and permits.
        • Meals: All meals from Day1 Dinner to Day5 Dinner.
          • First-Aid medical kits for emergencies.
            • Complimentary trekking equipment - Snow Gaiters, Micro Spikes & Rope (if required).
              • Driver allowances, toll taxes, parking, state taxes.

                Exclusions

                  • Any extra meals apart from the ones mentioned under inclusions.
                  • Travel Insurance, items of a personal nature like porterage, tips, laundry etc.
                    • Porters/mules to carry personal luggage.
                      • Any other costing involved due to circumstances like natural calamity, weather conditions, riots, roadblocks, landslides or any other forced circumstances which are out of our control.
                        • GST (5%) is applicable extra.
                          • Anything which is not mentioned in the above inclusions.

                            Departures

                            9th January to 14th January (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            16th January to 21st January (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            24th January to 29th January (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            30th January to 4th February (From Dehradun to Dehradun)


                            6th February to 11th February (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            13th February to 18th February (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            20th February to 25th February (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            27th February to 4th March (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            6th March to 11th March (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            13th March to 18th March (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            20th March to 25th March (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            27th March to 1st April (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            19th December to 24th December (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            29th December to 3rd January (From Dehradun to Dehradun)

                            Things to Pack

                            • Waterproof and good quality backpack/rucksack (40-60 liters), no trolley bags

                            • Good quality waterproof trekking shoes

                            • Comfortable clothing: body thermals, trekking jacket, trek pants, collared t-shirts and three pair of socks

                            • Raincoats or ponchos and plastic cover (for wet clothes, smartphone, wallet, cash, etc)

                            • Sunblock lotions, lip balm, coconut oil and other personal care items & toiletries

                            • Warm woolen sweaters, caps and gloves (depending upon the season)

                            • Water bottle (avoid single-use plastic)

                            • Quick snacks for journey like dry fruits, chocolates

                            • Personal medicines (or prescribed if any)

                            • Phone, camera and photography equipments

                            • ATMs and adequate amount of cash for shopping, cafe visits

                            • Items like torch, power banks, sunglasses

                            • Personal identity document like Aadhaar, driving licence, passport

                            • ATMs and adequate amount of cash for shopping, cafe visits

                            • Items like torch, power banks, sunglasses

                            • Personal identity document like Aadhaar, driving licence, passport


                              Important Notice

                              Route changes, postponement, delay, or finishing the trek a day earlier: Under some extraordinary circumstance, your trek may end a day earlier or start a day later. This may become necessary due to inclement weather, snow and ice conditions, political restrictions, or any other cause. In the event of a change, postponement or delay, participants have no right to refund of the trek (in whole or in part) or other compensation for any injury, loss or damage. Trek fee is not charged broken down in terms of days but is a composite fee for the whole trek.

                              In such a case, we will look for the best possible alternatives, as feasible. We reserve the right to change any schedule in the interest of safety, comfort and general wellbeing as per the call taken by locals, the driver and your trek leader.

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