Kedarkantha

4.7 | 480 Reviews
₹13999 ₹11499

One of the best treks in India Kedarkantha is a fun winter trek that takes the seriousness out of trekking. It is almost like going on a 5-day active vacation. The trek is recommended for all adventure souls who like snow and high mountains, irrespective of the prior experience. Beginners are more than welcome. Kedarkantha Trek starts from Sankri in Uttarakhand which is one of the best trekking places in India. The highlights of Kedarkantha trek are the beautiful campsites, snow-covered pine forests, 360-degree view of the mountains and the chance to stand on top of one of the easiest trekkable peaks in the Himalayas.

  • Highly experienced trek leader.
  • Ideal for first-time trekkers.
  • Explore the mesmerizing view at Kedarkantha summit.

Itinerary

  • Board bus the evening before with Travel Junky Team and reach kedarkantha via Bus (Applicable on "Delhi to Delhi trip")

  • We reach Dehradun after an overnight journey Later drive from Dehradun to Sankri/Saur (1920mt) through the Yamuna and Tons valleys across the Yamuna bridge and eye pleasing view of beautiful dense pine forests.

  • Trekkers will reach Sankri in the evening, which is the best time to look out for the sun setting behind the mountain ranges. Sankri base camp gives a beautiful view of all the four peaks in swargarohini range.

  • Overnight camping in sankri under the clear sky covered with millions of stars.

  • The trekkers will start their ascend after having breakfast from village Saur with pack lunch.

  • The trail passes through dense pine forests, maple trees, a few streams and finally opens out to a beautiful Juda Ka Talab (Juda lake) .

  • Juda ka talab is almost too perfect in its setting as a campsite, with a large lake to your left and a dense oak and pine forest to your right.

  • Spend the night in the tents provided.check-in into a tent to spend the night under the star clad sky and enjoy the freshness, delicious dinner will be served

  • With packed lunch, to Bainya Bugyal (Kedarkantha 3836mt). You could either opt for the steep climb of Bainya Thach, which is a path with beautiful views.

  • Once you reach the Kedarkantha base, look out for white peaks that stretch from your left to right forming a wide arc. Bandarpoonch, Swargarohini, Kala Nag and Ranglana stand among the others.

  • Kedakantha base offers one of the best views of the night sky. Camp overnight under a blanket of stars

  • Enjoy dinner with shooting stars making streaks across the sky wishing you goodnight.

  • Have breakfast and descend to Bania Bugyal 6KM (4/5HRS)This climb is a challenging one as it will be an early morning summit push.

  • The trekkers will get a perfect reward for this effort with breathtaking sunrise view over the entire western Himalayan range. The trail to the summit is straigh forward through a small patch of oak trees.

  • Spend some time at the summit and descend back to the base camp by noon for lunch. The trail down to Bainya bugiyal is spectacular as it ascends and descends through oaks, pines and frozen streams.

  • Reach Bainya bugiyal /Hargaon by evening and enjoy dinner at camp.

  • Have breakfast, checkout and depart for Dehradun

  • Drive back to Dehradun through lovely pine forests and beside the Tons river. It’s a long 8 hour drive. You’ll reach Dehradun by evening./li>
  • And later leave for Delhi.

Details of the Trip For The Perfect Escape You Deserve

  • Stay in Sankri (Hotel) - You will be staying in hotels(on a multiple sharing basis)

  • Stay in Osla and kedarkantha (Camp) - You will be staying in camps (on a multiple sharing basis) and we will be providing you with a waterproof tent and a sleeping bag for the camping experience!

  • We will be providing 5 Breakfasts and 5 Dinner.

  • Morning tea and Snacks.

  • This adventure is all about its activities, which includes trekking in the kedarkantha.

  • A highlight of the adventure is the splendid camping experience at kedarkantha!

  • Keep your backpack light. Dont carry extra stuff which you are not gonna use in 48 hours.
  • Torch
  • Winter-wears
  • Cameras+ Cellphones+ Power Bank
  • Water Bottle
  • Jacket
  • Move/Iodex/any painkiller for just emergency
  • Chocolates
  • Biscuits
  • Sunglasses
  • Cap
  • Towel
  • Undergarments
  • *It depends on you to carry extra stuff, but these things are seriously recommended.
  • *ATM Cards are generally not accepted here, carry cash.
  • Carry minimum weight.
  • Please take care of Precautions needed for COVID-19 Pandemic.
  • Do not litter.
  • Alcohol and smoking is at their own risk.
  • The decision of the trek leader will be final and binding.
  • Delays may occur due to weather conditions & Traffic Conditions.
  • Any person with health conditions like Asthma etc. is advised not to go for this expedition. However, if they so decide, it is at their own risk.
  • Do not wander off on your own.
  • Please take care of your baggage.
  • Please keep yourself hydrated throughout the trek and fuel yourself with some energy bars, protein bars, or any snacks to maintain the energy level.
  • Involve yourself in some physical activities like jumping, running, stretching, as it increases the stamina and strength of the body.
  • People with any physical ailments are advised not to come on the trek.
  • All relevant licenses and kedarkantha Trekking permits.
  • Stay: Guest House or Home stay in Sankri Camping during the Trek
  • Relevant meal cycles for the 5 days including breakfast, dinner as per mentioned meals.
  • Other Inclusions: Equipments during the trek (Sleeping Bags, Mattress, Kitchen and Dining Tents, Utensils, Crampon)Permits First Aid and Medical Kits, Oxygen Cylinder and StretcherQualified, experienced professional trek leader, guide and supporting staff
  • Trekking expertise and guide.
  • Music Session at kedarkantha
  • Exploration of many sightseeing locations.
  • GST @5%
  • Things not mentioned in Inclusions
  • Cost escalation due to reasons beyond the control.
  • Adventure (Extreme adventures like river rafting).

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