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Kedarkantha Trek - 5 Days

The Kedarkantha Trek is an ideal destination for the nature lovers to bask in the
beauty of undisturbed nature and enjoy delightful and blissful moments with
exhilarating experience.

Overview

You will be picked up from Dheradhun and you will be driving towards Sankari from where you’ll start your trek Juda-Ka-Talab through dense pine forest, maple trees and few streams and some beautiful meadows. Rest for the night as the following day is to hectic yet fantastic . You’ll trek to Kedarkantha Base whose trail is on the ridge  surrounding by the beautifully stood oak trees and some meadows where shepherds log huts are located. Pitch your tents and relax for the night. The next day is your destination day where you’ll trek the Kedarkantha Peak summits. Relax there as you see all the beauty of that place. Spend some time and get back to the Juda-Ka-Talab via Hargaon where from where you’ll be driving back to Sankri and than Dheradhun. Say adieu to this beautiful place taking back all the beautiful memories of this heavenly place.

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival at Sankri

Altitude: 6,400 feet
220 km drive – approx 10 hours
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
BSNL network erratic

Day 2
Sankri to Juda-ka-Talab

Altitude: 6,400 feet to 9,100 feet 4 kms trek, approx 5 hours
The trail passes through dense pine forests, maple trees, few streams and finally opens out to beautiful meadows

Stay in tents

Day 3
Juda-ka-Talab to Kedarkantha Base

Altitude: 9,100 feet to 11,250 feet 4 kms trek, approx 2.5 hours
Most of today’s trail is on a ridge, under oak trees You will also pass through some meadows where you can spot shepherd log huts
Peaks :- Bandarpoonch, Swargarohini, Kala Nag and Ranglana stand among the
others

Stay in tents

Day 4
Kedarkantha base to Kedarkantha peak summits ; descend vai hargaon to juda taal

Altitude: 11,250 feet to 12,500 feet to 8,900 feet 6 kms trek, approx 7 hours
Spend some time at the summit and descend back to the base camp by noon for lunch Post lunch, descend down to Hargaon vai to juda ka taal Reach Juda ka taal by evening

stay in tents

Day 5
Juda ka taal to Sankri (DEHRADUN) same day back to Dehradun ( Sankri to Dehradun)

Altitude: 8,900 feet to 6,400 feet
6 kms trek, approx 4 hours Descend 2500 feet through dense pine forests
Distance: 220 km drive, approx 8/9hours RYou will be dropped at Dehradun station in a Tata Sumo or a similar vehicle

Note: On Day 5 you’ll reach Dehradun between 6 pm and 7 pm. You can book your travel any time after 8 pm.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • •All transfers in shared taxi
  • •PICKUP POINTS to DROP POINTS/Dehradun to Sankri & Sankri to Dehradun
  • •Permits and Entrance fees.
  • •Accommodation in tents/GVMN Guest houses
  • • All vegetarian nutritious meals,{DURING TREK/Base camp to base camp} Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Tea/Snacks & Dinner.
  • •All camping gear including tents , sleeping bags, sleeping mattress, Liner, Kitchen tent, Dining tent and toilet tent.
  • •Good Experience Hindi/ English guide, cooks and porters, mules.
  • • First aid box (HG CREW IS FULLY TRAINED AND EQUIPPED TO HANDLE ANY EMERGENCY
  • •Any cost arising from unforeseen circumstances like bad weather, road blocks, landslides etc.

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • . Personal Insurance.
  • •Personal toiletry Items
  • •Personal Medicine kit
  • •Meals during transit. (Dehradun to Sankri & Sankri to Dehradun
  • •Charges of mules/porters/carrying extra luggage. (Rs 500/per bag/pp/pre-booking required )
  • •Anything not included under the head

Frequently asked Questions

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How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

Kedarkantha Trek is a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 1200ft,. This is the elevation of Kedarkantha

What about battery charging ?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought.

Are there ATMs on the way to Kedarkantha Trek?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Dheradhun. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Indian rupees.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Kedarkantha Trek
11% Off
From ₹8,000.00 ₹7,100.00
per Adult

Trip Facts

  • Professional
  • 1200ft.
  • Sumo,Bus and car
  • Medium
  • Camping
  • Sankri
  • Kedarkantha
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