Har ki Doon

The Har Ki Dun trek is a standout amongst the most looked for after treks in the Garhwal Himalayas. The valley of Har-ki-Dun is situated at the base of Fateh Parvat, at a height of 3,556 meters. The valley is encompassed by thick Pine woodlands and offers amphitheater perspectives on mountains, for example, Swargarohini, Bandarpoonch, and Black pinnacle. This abandoned land parcel is a heaven for widely varied vegetation sweethearts. Mountain bear, Langoors and wild pigs are local occupants in the area. Brilliant birds are likewise found in this district. The availability through Govind National Park makes it wealthy in vegetation. You can discover trees of Bhojpatra, the bloom, Bramhakamal. Swargarohini and Jaundar Glacier are in the south-east of this support molded fascination. GiveN its excellence and moderate trouble level, this is a perfect trek for experienced just as learner trekkers.

Activities at Har ki Doon Trek

As Har ki Doon is even more than a trek course for the daring spirits than your vacationer people there isn’t much touring accessible separated from the inexhaustible normal magnificence. Nevertheless, one could trek further 4 KMS from Har ki Doon to reach Jamdhar Glacier and Morinda Tal.

Trekking : Har ki Doon is a standout amongst the most compensating trek in the Garhwal Himalayas which gives trekkers with picture-postcard regular excellence through falling cascades which gives trekkers with picture-postcard common magnificence through falling waterfalls, snow clad mountains, forests secured with pine and oak trees, spouting rivulets and waterways.

Camping : Outdoors is a standout amongst the most stunning encounters one could have in the lap of nature. Setting up tents with companions under the crisp evening sky encourages one unwind and restore following a tiring day. Har ki Doon offers a standout amongst the best perspectives on the Himalayas and a similarly enamoring night sky.

Village Tourism – En route, one goes over villas that are occupied by the indigenous networks of the area. One can investigate the lovely towns, for example, osla, sankri , and so forth arranged in the lap of nature and find out about their rural lifestyle, traditions and culture.

Bird watching & photography – With various scope of greenery, Har ki Doon is a Nature sweetheart’s heaven. Appreciate the quiet of viewing the excellent winged creatures and take photos of staggering sights before you.

Detailed Har ki Doon Trek Itinerary

Day 1 : Dehradun to Sankri

  • 220 km drive by NH 507 – approx 10 hours.
  • Altitude: 6,400 feet.
  • Last ATM- Purola
  • Small shops available for trekking gears and miscellany
  • BSNL network erratic
  • Guest House Stay
  • Breakfast and lunch excluded, dinner included
  • Trekkers will be picked from Dehradun at 6:30am in a Tata Sumo or a similar vehicle.
  • Expected arrival time at Sankri – 5:00 pm

Day 2 : Sankri to Pauni Garaat via Taluka

  • Sankri to Taluka (Drive 12 km) (1 hour)
  • Altitude of Taluka- 7,000 ft
  • Taluka to Pauni Garaat
  • Altitude-8,200 ft
  • Trek Distance: 10km
  • Trek Time: 6 hours approx.
  • Trek Level: Easy level walk and gradual ascent in most parts
  • Packed lunch
  • Spring water points
  • Riverside camping in Govind National Park forests

Day 3 : Pauni Garaat to Kalkattiyadhaar

  • Altitude- 9,800 ft
  • Trek Distance: 7 km
  • Trek Time: 6 hour
  • Packed lunch
  • Spring water points
  • Trek Level: Steeper ascent than last day, but well distributed in level walks and inclines
  • Camp stay in meadows overlooking mountains near a food stall

Day 4 – Kalkattiyadhar to Har Ki Doon & back to Kalkattiyadhar

  • Altitude – 3,400m/11,800ft.
  • Trek Distance – 10 km.
  • Trek Time – 9 hour.
  • Packed lunch.
  • Spring water points.
  • Trek Level : Relaxed forest walk combined with boulder walk. Mixed gradient with gradual incline.
  • Camp stay in forest overlooking mountains near a food stall.
  • Snow Peaks in View : Swargarohini, Hata Peak, Black Peak etc.

Day 5 – Kalkattiyadhar to Pauni Garaat via Osla

  • Altitude – 2,500m/8,200ft.
  • Trek Distance – 8 km.
  • Total Trek Time – 5 hour.
  • Packed lunch.
  • Spring water points.
  • Riverside camping in Govind National Park forests.

Day 6 : Pauni Garaat to Sankri via Taluka

  • Trek Time-5 hour
  • Trek Distance-10 km;
  • Packed Lunch
  • Spring water points
  • Drive from Taluka to Sankri- 12 km
  • Driving Time- 1 hour
  • Guest house stay

Day 7 : Sankri to Dehradun

  • Distance: 220 km drive, approx 10 hours.
  • Driving Time-10 hour;
  • Driving Time- 7 am-6 pm
  • Breakfast and lunch excluded
  • You will be dropped at Dehradun station in a Tata Sumo or a similar vehicle

Note: On Day 7, you’ll reach Dehradun by 6 pm. You can book your travel any time after 8 pm.