KedarKanth – Himalayan Trek – April 2020

KedarKanth – Himalayan Trek – April 2020

Its Beginning! 12 Apr 2020
    Singtur Range, Uttarakhand 249128
    04:00 AM -
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    KedarKanth Himalayan Trek Overview

    The Himalayas beckon me with a magnetic pull to delve deeper and deeper into their beauty. The majestic Himalayan peaks kissing the horizon . To scale the lofty summits and sometimes you just want to gaze at the invincible peaks and let their silence speak a thousand words.

    Looking for a short fun-filled vacation topped with adventure plus a trek that is easy and comfortable, then Kedarkantha is your calling! An all-season trek, bewitches you with a landscape which is unique to every season. It can easily be eulogized as the “soul” of all Himalayan treks.

    Kedarkantha trek is everything a trekker can dream about; crystal clear mountain lakes, the verdant expanse of rich flora, unexplored mountain terrain of Uttarakhand, jaw-dropping campsites, the serenity of mountain villages and a glimpse into the distinct culture of locals, the trek is a wholesome package of fun and adventure.

    ₹22000 PER PERSON


    1) To and From Dehradun airport.

    2) 2 night stay at a 5Star Resort in Mussoori (including dinner and breakfast buffet at the hotel)

    3) Healthy meals (We provide simple, nutritious vegetarian food on all days of the trek).

    4) You will be staying at a guest house in Sankri. The stay on all other days is in tents (each tent is triple occupancy).

    5) City tour (Mussoori)

    6) Trekking permits – All trekking permits and forest entry charges are included.

    7) Trekking equipment – We will provide sleeping bags, mattresses, utensils, ice axes, ropes, micro spikes, gaiters etc. as and when required.

    8) Safety equipments – First aid, medical kit, oxygen cylinders, stretchers etc. will be available at all campsites to deal with emergencies.

    9) Services of an expert Trek Leader – All our trek leaders are qualified in basic / advanced mountaineering courses.

    10) Services of an expert Trek Team – The mountain staff on this trek consists of well trained guides, cooks and helpers.

    11) Trek insurance in case of any casualties.

    Detailed Itinerary:
    Day 1: Sankri

    Altitude: 6,455 ft (1,920 m)
    Travel Duration: 7-8 hours

    On Day 1, you start traveling towards Sankri from Dehradun . The beautiful drive takes you through banks of Yamuna river and later Tons river. You will also see picturesque pine trees on the route today. As you arrive in Sankri, you will notice that the air is crisper and extremely fresh, making this a refreshing change from your city life. You check in to a resort in Sankri post-arrival and spend some time relaxing. Sankri, is as gorgeous as can get giving you brilliant photo-opportunities. A good evening stroll around the village is perfect to fill up your Instagram feed & to get yourself warmed up for the trek the next morning. Stay the night at the resort in Sankri.

    Day 2: Juda ka Talab

    Altitude: 8,858 ft (2,700 m)
    Trek Duration: 3-4 hours

    Today you wake up early, freshen up and after a hearty breakfast, start your trek. The trail today is mostly uphill and takes you through a beautiful forest section for the most part of the trek. To start with, you walk from Sankri to Saur village and from here is where the actual climb starts. Towards the end of today’s trek, you reach the famous Juda Ka Talab, the pond that freezes during winters and this is where you will be camping tonight.

    Day 3: Kedarkantha Base Camp

    Altitude: 11,253 ft (3,430 m)
    Trek Duration: 3-4 hours

    The trek from Juda Ka Talab to Kedarkantha base camp is not long but is definitely steep. The trail gives you good views of the Rupin & Supin valley and goes through the abandoned huts of villagers and shepherds. Post the steep stretch you will walk through pine forests and into a clearing, a meadow surrounded by rich oak and Rhododendron forests on one side. This is the Kedarkantha Base Camp and this is where you will be camping the night. You will be given an early dinner and asked to go to bed quite early after prepping you for the summit climb the next day.

    Day 4: Kedarkantha Summit Day

    Altitude: 12,500 ft (3,810 m) / 11,253 ft (3,430 m)
    Trek Duration: 7-8 hours

    Today is the day of the summit and you start the trek at 3 AM in the morning. The climb to the summit is about 4-5 hours long and depending on the amount of snow, the trek lead and guide will decide on the best possible way to reach the summit. If all goes well, you will reach the summit just in time for sunrise. From the peak the sunrise is extremely rewarding and astounding. From the peak, you can get a clear view of the Kinner Kailash ranges in Himachal Pradesh. You will also see various mountains from the Yamunotri & Gangotri region such as Swargarohini, Black Peas, Bandar ki Poonch etc. and you can also see the Har Ki Dun peak and some other underlying valleys. You will spend some good amount of time in the peak before heading back down to base camp. Upon reaching base camp, you can unwind for the rest of the day and stay overnight in the Kedarkantha Base Camp.

    Day 5: Sankri

    Altitude: 6,455 ft (1,920 m)
    Trek Duration: 4-5 hours

    On Day 5 you start your journey back to Sankri passing the Juda Ka Talab and finally arriving in Sankri. You can choose to relax in the resort or you can head out for a beautiful walk and catch the glimpse of sunset in the vallet. Stay the night in Sankri.

    Day 6: Mussoorie

    Altitude: 6,170 ft (1880 m)
    Travel Duration: 7-8 hours

    Today you start traveling towards Mussoorie. You can expect to arrive in Mussoorie in late afternoon. Check in to your hotel and rest for the day.

    Day 7: Mussoorie

    Altitude: 6,170 ft (1880 m)

    On Day 7, you can roam around the streets of Mussoorie and visit places like Sir George Everest’s House, Happy Valley, Kempty Falls, etc. Stay the night in Mussoorie.

    Day 8: Your City

    Travel back to your city

    About Infinity

    Mr.Chetan – Founder of Infinity Fitness and Treks, established since 7 years and providing an opportunity to bangaloreans to explore adventures places.