Kuari Pass Trek

6 Days

Overview

Kuari Pass trek for six days would enable you to witness the holy destinations in the   Himalayas and it starts once you reach Rishikesh/Dehradun and then the drive to Joshimath   will be a beautiful one showcasing the pilgrim spots located at different places. Devprayag, Bhagirathi and Alakananda confluence, and Joshimath will take you to the enthralling moments with their unbeatable naturalness. It is situated in the Nanda Devi National Park.  Irrespective of you being a seasoned trekker or a beginner the Kuari Pass is a trek  you need to do. It is a must do for its views of some of India’s most celebrated mountains in any season. In winter there is an added attraction. The snow in its almost perfectly crafted forests. Snow flakes settled on the Oak leaves above a white carpeted forest floor.

 

Itinerary

Trekkers will be picked from Rishikesh in a Tata Sumo or a similar vehicle (cost is included) Arrive at Joshimath approx by 5 pm – (tea, briefing of the trek & dinner) Breakfast and Lunch on the way (exclusive of charges) Accommodation at the guest house / luxury camps.
Telephone Network- Available.

After breakfast around 7:30 AM,12 km drive and 5 km trek, approx 4hrs First 1 hour trek till the road head The trail is a mix of steep and gradual ascent, mostly through villages Hot lunch at campsite Water Points- Available at villages in passing Accommodation in a tent Peaks spotted: Dronagri, HathiParvat, GoriParvat Route:
Drive from Joshimath to Dhak village (2,050m/6750ft) (12 km)
Trek from Dhak village to Tugasi village (2,450m/8050ft) (3.5 km trek)
Trek from Tugasi village to Gulling village (2,750m/9,000ft) (2 km trek)
Gulling village to Gulling top campsite (2,900m/9600ft) (0.5 km Trek)

Altitude: 3,350m/11,000ft 5.5 km trek, approx 5 hrs A steep ascent through oak, rhododendron (mostly pink and white), walnut forest Lunch at campsite Accommodation in a tent
Altitude: 3,350m/11,000ft
5.5 km, which is approximately 5 hours
A hike will take you up the steep climb through rhododendron, oak (mostly white and pink) and walnut forests.
You’ll be amazed when you experience the stunning beauty of this dark forest and nature trails
Take advantage of the delicious lunch served on the campsite.
Staying in tents for the night.

Altitude: 3,800m/12,9500ft Approx 7-8km Trek, 5-6 hrs(3-4 km each way) The first half is steep ascent and second half is a gradual ascent Wide meadows with golden to bright green grass cover to cross in the summer that turns into rolling snowfields in the winter Khullar top to broken bridge with frozen stream (traverse walk) (12,200 ft) Broken bridge to KUARI PASS (Strenuous climb) (12,500 ft) Carry enough water (no water source on the way) Early morning after breakfast start trek to Kuari pass
Special care for protection from the harsh sun is required in these open meadows

Peaks Spotted: Kedarnath Peak, Kedardome, Chaukhambha, Balakun, Neel Kantha, Mukut Parvat, Kamet, Abhi Gamin, Mana I, Ghori Parvat, Hathi Parvat, Dronagiri, Kalanka, Chang Bang, Nanda Devi, Nanda Ghunti.

Altitude: 2,050m/6,750ft 11km trek, approx 7hrs and 12km drive to Joshimath
9Breakfast at Camp I Trek to Dhak village Drive from Dhak village to Joshimath
Reach Joshimath by late afternoon Joshimath (tea, dinner) Clean drinking water for filling your bottles will be available at Tugasi and Dhak Accommodation: Guest House

The ride will commence at 6 am, reaching the destination at around 6 pm Lunch will be on the way at a roadside inn, exclusive of charges Note: On Day 6, you’ll reach Rishikesh between 6 pm and 7 pm. You can book your travel any time after 8pm

Inclusions

  • Accommodation. (Guest house, Camping)
  • Meals while on trek (Veg)
  • No Hidden Charges
  • Trek equipment (Sleeping bag, mattress, Kitchen & dinning tent, crampon, utensils, tent)
  • All necessary permits and entry fees.
  • First aid medical kits, stretcher and oxygen cylinder.
  • Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, guide and Support staff.
  • Trekking Permits/Forest Fees.

EXCLUSIONS

  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Food during the transit.
  • Insurance.
  • Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head

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Kuari Pass Trek