An interesting trek for which offers a good trekking option during winter when most of the high altitude treks become out of bound due to snow in higher reaches of Himalayas. The trek offers panoramic view of high Himalayan range. There are plenty of temples and typical Garhwali villages en route.
04 days trek - 04 nights in camp / 03 nights in hotel
Nov. – Mar.
Preise (gültig bis zum 30. April 2010):
Day 1: Arrive Delhi Met on arrival at Delhi international airport and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Delhi - Mussoorie Board early morning Train (Shatabdi Express). to Dehradun. On arrival drive to Mussoorie (2005 mt), known as Queen of Hills. This is a charming hill station situated at the foothills of the Central Himalayas. On arrival, check-into hotel. Rest of the day leisure for overnight stay.
Day 3: Mussoorie - Dhanolti - Bykhal Early morning drive to Dhanolti (25 Kms) and continue drive to Khad village (17 Kms). Start first day trek through forest to Morina Dhar (2350 mt). This 6 km trek stretch is good packed track. From Morina Dhar climb steeply for about 1/2 hr to Bykhal. Bykhal offers 180 degree view of snow capped Himalayan Range. Overnight stay in tented camp.
Day 4: Bykhal - Moldhar Start early for a long trek to Moldhar via Ghodiappa. Trek passes through thick forest for 2-3 hrs before coming out on a ridge. The ridge is parallel to high Himalayan Ranges of Nanda Devi and Swargarohini. From the ridge descend down steeply to Moldhar Village. If time permit visit village temple which is built in Kinnaur style and very uncommon in Garhwal. Cross the village and camp near stream for overnight stay.
Day 5: Moldhar - Nagtibba Base Trek 15 km to Nag Tibba (3048 mt). The first 1 km trek is well built concrete track. Trek for next 2 hrs till a Chhanni (shepherd hut). From the hut its steep climb for about 2-3 hrs to Nagtibba rest camp. From rest camp Mount Nag Tibba is visible. Climb steeply for another 45 minutes to reach Nag Tibba. The camping area is very beautiful meadow. However view of mountains are blocked by thick pine forest.
Day 6: Nagtibba - Pantwari - Naugaon Trek down to Pantwari (12 Kms) and drive to Naugaon, a very beautiful village. Overnight stay in guest house / tented camp.
Day 7: Naugaon - Dehradun - Delhi Morning after b/fast cross the river by bridge to visit temples of Lakha Mandal which is associated with Pandava from Mahabharat. Later drive to Dehradoon railway station to board train (Shatabdi Express) to Delhi. Met on arrival at railway station and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 8: Depart Delhi Optional sightseeing tour of Delhi. Later transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination.