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HAR KI DUN TREK OVERVIEW :-


Highlights

  • Trekking Gear: Walking stick
  • Accommodation. (Home stay, Camping)
  • Meals while on trek Organic Food, (Veg. + Egg).
  • Trek equipment: Sleeping bag, mattress, tent (three sharing), kitchen & dinning tent, toilet tent, and utensils (if required)
  • All necessary permits and entry fees.
  • First aid medical kits, stretcher, and oxygen cylinder.
  • Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, Guide, and Support staff.
  • Transport from Dehradun to Sankri and retu (According to itinerary)
  • Mules to carry the central luggage(not for any personal use).

Har Ki Dun literally stands for the Valley of Lord Shiva, Har (Shiva) & Dun (Valley). Amidst of this beautiful valley, lies the 3000 year old Har ki dun village which attracts people towards itself due to the traditional temples and villages. These isolated villages located during this peaceful valley of Har ki dun are still untouched by modern civilization.

Located within the Garhwal Himalayas of the Uttarakhand state in India, the har ki dun trek captivates the eyes of its visitors due to the tall snow-clad peaks and alpine vegetation. Once you reach the destination, you'll be ready to catch the glimpse of the gorgeous Swargarohini peak.

The legend says that Yudhistir - one among the 5 brothers of the Pandavas from the Mahabharata climbed this peak on his thanks to heaven. Har ki Dun Trek is one among the oldest treks within the valley of gods and starts from Taluka and may be a week-long trek.

During the trek, the soothing gurgling sound of the flowing river, the chirping of birds, the green trees & the gorgeous mountains will cause you to fall crazy with nature everywhere again. The frequent accents & descents keep the har ki dun adventurous and on a transparent night, the celebs within the sky will cause you to desire you're roaming around within the galaxy and it is a fabulous experience to be there that you simply don’t want to miss.

Har ki Dun Trek is great for beginners also as intermediate level trekkers, the valley remains covered with snow from December to March, generally, people choose this trek during summers but it’s a multi-seasonal trek & are often wiped out the winters also.

Itinerary: HAR KI DUN

Day 1: DEHRADUN TO SANKRI

Your first day of the Har ki Dun trek will start with a 10-hour drive from Dehradun to Sankri Village. you would like to succeed in the Dehradun railroad station or ISBT by 8:00 am. to succeed in Dehradun on time, you'll book an overnight bus or cab from Delhi to Dehradun.Passing through Mussoorie- the Queen of the Hills on to Uttarkashi district, you'll cross Naugaon, Purola, Mori, and Netwar before finally reaching village Sankri- the primary stop on the trek. The route is picturesque with pine trees and therefore the road runs parallel to the mighty Tons river. we might stop on the thanks to have lunch somewhere.

After reaching Purola, you ought to make all of your important phone calls as then the signal becomes weak and only BSNL network is out there with limited connectivity. Upon reaching Sankri, you'll shower at the Crazy Mountaineer’s homestay & you'll get ample of your time to explore nearby places and markets.

In-case you would like last-minute buying your trek, trekking essentials, garments & equipment are available at the Sankri market,

Brief Overview of the Day
  • 220 km drive by NH 507
  • Altitude: 6,400 feet.
  • Last ATM- Purola
  • Small shops available for trekking gears
  • BSNL network with limited connectivity
  • Crazy Mountaineers Homestay at Sankri
  • Breakfast and lunch excluded, dinner included
  • Trekkers will be picked from Dehradun at 8:00 am
  • Expected arrival time at Sankri – 4:00 pm.

Day 2: SANKRI TO CHILURGAD (PAVANI GHARAT) VIA TALUKA

On the second day, we'll drive from Sankri to Taluka within the morning. it'll be a brief drive of 12 km and takes about one hour. On reaching Taluka village, the trekkers are going to be given refreshments for the hike. you'll start your descent to the banks of river Tons and therefore the trail will enter A level walkthrough conifers forest until you reach the primary cemented bridge. After crossing the river by the bridge, the trail then leads up to a wooden bridge where you'll fill your water bottles & move further. The trail provides a gorgeous setting for clicking photographs. By lunchtime, we'll approach the remainder point

Moving ahead, the fields of potato, maize, and millets will fall on the way and shortly we'll be nearing our first campsite because the sun begins to dip at Chillurgad which may be a green clearing at the banks of super.

Brief Overview of the Day
  • Sankri to Taluka - 12 km drive of about an hour
  • Taluka Altitude - 7,000 ft
  • Taluka to Chillurgad
  • Altitude-8,200 ft
  • Trek Distance: 10km
  • Trek Time 6 hours approx
  • Trek Level: Easy level walk and gradual ascent in most parts
  • Riverside camping in Govind National Park forests

Day 3: CHILLURGAD TO SIMANTRA VIA OSLA VILLAGE

From Chillurgad to Simantra is a few distance of 9 Km and takes around 8 hours. On the trail, you'll cross hydroelectricity run chafing units. These are employed by the local villagers for processing millets and maize by removing the husk from them and grinding them to get flour. As you progress forward you'll find beautiful views of harvested lands and wooden huts that are used for storage purposes by the locals. The trail then turns for an ascent from where you'll get breathtaking views of the Dhauladhar Range right ahead of you.

Soon we'll be reaching a green stretch of Simantra which can be our campsite for day 2.

Brief Overview of the Day
  • Altitude- 9,800 ft
  • Trek Distance: 9 km
  • Trek Time: 8 hour
  • Spring water points
  • Trek Level: Steeper ascent along with well distributed in level walks and inclines
  • Camping in meadows overlooking mountains.

Day 4: SIMANTRA TO HAR KI DUN AND BACK TO SIMANTRA

On Day 4 we'll push for Har ki Dun Village, on reaching the Har ki Dun, you'll view the famous Swargarohini peak (The stairway to heaven). After spending a while at the village, we might head back to Simantra.

Brief Overview of the Day
  • Altitude: 11,768ft.
  • Trek Distance will be around 10 km
  • Trek Time will be about 9 hours
  • Spring water points
  • Level trek with forest walk combined with gradual inclines
  • Riverside camp stay in the valley
  • Snow Peaks in View: Swargarohini, Hata Peak, Black Peak etc.

Day 5: SIMANTRA TO CHILLURGAD VIA OSLA

On day 5 we might return from Simantra To Chillurgad Via Osla walking on an equivalent trail we came from.

Brief Overview of the Day
  • Trek Distance will be about 9 km
  • Total Trek Time will be around 8 hours
  • Spring water points
  • Riverside camping at Govind National Park forests.

Day 6: CHILLURAGAD TO TALUKA AND 12 KMS. DRIVE TO SANKRI

A 5 hour trek to Taluka will start within the morning, climbing down by the familiar trail, stopping at familiar rest points. The car waits at the top of the dirt road to repel base camp-wards. Climbing down is usually easier but, stressing out with quick steps isn't advised. On reaching Sankri, we'll have tea and dinner at the Crazy Mountaineer Homestay.

  • Trek Time around 5 hours
  • Trek Distance about 10 km;
  • Spring water points
  • Drive from Taluka to Sankri- 12 km
  • Driving Time around an hour
  • Stay at The Crazy Mountaineers Homestay.

Day 7: SANKRI TO DEHRADUN

The journey will end with a 10-hour drive from Sankri to Dehradun. Breakfast are going to be provided within the morning.

  • Distance around 220 km drive will take approximately 10 hours
  • Breakfast is included
  • Drop at Dehradun Railway Station or ISBT

Package Inclusion

  • Meals while on trek (Veg. + Egg).
  • All necessary entry fees and permits.
  • Accommodation: - Guest house, Home stay, camping during Trek.
  • Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, guides, cook and Support staff.
  • First aid medical kits, stretcher and oxygen cylinder.
  • Trek equipment’s: Sleeping bag, mattress, tent (twin sharing), kitchen & dinning tent, toilet tent, utensils and crampon (if required).
  • Mountaineer Staff Insurance.
  • Porters/mules to carry central equipment.

Package Exclusion

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

Note : : Normally SWAYOURWAY expect to carry your personal luggage on your own, if you wish to offload your backpack, you can give it to Mule.


Charges of offloading backpack:-

  • INR 1500/- if you make an online payment, 10 days in advance
  • INR 1800/- if you inform us after reaching Sankri
  • The backpack cannot weigh more than 11 kgs. Backpack should have waterproof cover. Suitcases/strolleys/ bags will not be allowed.

Things to Carry while Travelling

Basics Gear
  • Backpack & rain cover - (50 - 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
  • Day pack + rain cover - 20 - 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
  • Walking stick - Advisable (At least one)
  • Head torch - 1 Nos.
  • Water bottle/Hydration pack - 2 bottles of one liter each, People who use a hydration pack, 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one liter, Carry at least one thermos flask
  • Lunch box and water bottle: Every participant should have their personal lunch box a good water bottle [insulated type recommended].
  • Snacks - Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
  • Personal Medical Kit - Consult your doctor

Be Comfy At KEDARKANTHA Trek
  • T-shirts - 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
  • Fleece T-shirts - 1 Nos.
  • Fleece jacket - 1 Nos. (Alteative: a woolen sweater)
  • Wind & waterproof (jacket & pant) - 1 Pair
  • Thermal inners (upper and lower) - 1 Pair
  • Trek pants - 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denim, capris)
  • Poncho - 1 Nos.

Think About Your Head
  • Sun cap - 1 Nos. (One that covers the neck as well)
  • Woolen cap - 1 Nos.
  • Balaclava - 1 Nos.
  • Neck-gaiters - 1 Nos.
  • Sunglasses - Dark with side cover, it should be U/V protected.

Mind Your Step
  • Trekking shoes - 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
  • Floaters/flip-flops - 1 Pair (Optional)
  • Cotton socks - 5 pairs
  • Woolen socks - 3 pairs
  • Gaiters - 1 Pair (The Swayourway Team will Notify you if Required)

Keep These Handy
  • Waterproof gloves - 1 Pair
  • Fleece/woolen gloves - 1 Pair

Personal Utilities
  • Sunscreen cream
  • Moisturiser
  • Toilet Paper & wipes
  • Lip balm
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Antibacterial powder
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Quick dry towel.

Booking Process :

Our participation process is very simple for registration, submit below
  • Mentioned details On infoswayourway@gmail.com OR Contact us at 9819941810.
  • For reservations, kindly forward us the exact travel dates. 25% of the total package cost has to be deposited as advance payment, on confirmation of the package, And the balance payment 1 day prior to the Trip.
  • 100% amount to be paid in advance to book the Trip
  • Paytm – UPI – NEFT / IMPS – options are available.
  • GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTITY( AADHAR CARD/DRIVING LICENSE/ PASSPORT) ü REGISTRATION FEES AND EMAIL ADDRESSES

Cancellation Process:
  • 75% refund if notified via phone conversation 10 or more days prior to the event date.
  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 7 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days prior to the event date. No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.
  • If Trip got cancelled, we will refund “Trip Amount” only


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