• Trek to Har ki dhun

    Posted on May 21, 2015 by in Adventure Trips, Forthcoming Trips

     15th Sept -22nd Sept 2015

    Step into a location like the one from “The  Lord of the Rings” and  experience firsthand the lush greenery, craggy mountains, towering snow capped peaks, glaciers and gushing streams that seem to spring from nowhere in the Har ki Dhun Valley. The trek follows the Supin river, tributary of the River Tons and passes through the beautiful villages of this valley to reach the huge rolling meadows at Har-ki-Dun

    Duration of Tour: 8 days (excluding travel time to and from dehradhun)

    Trekking distance : 77 km

    Temperature : 10-12 degrees during the day and 2 – 5 degrees at night

    Maximum altitude : 11,500 Ft

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    ITINERARY

    Overnight train to Dehradun

    Day 1- Dehradun to Mori (by 4 wheel drive). Camp at Mori by the Tons river.

    Day 2- Mori to Taluka by vehicle (1 hr). Taluka to Dharkot-2600mts (3-4 hrs trek). Camping on the lush green meadows.

    Day 3- Dharkot to Kalkati Dhar 2950 mtr (5 -6 hrs trek). WE cross the Tamosa river at Osla, a picturesque village and after a steep climb camp at aridge facing the Banderpoonch. Wake upto  the sight of glistening snow cap mountains.

    Day 4-Kalkati Dhar to Har ki Dhun 3566 mtr (4 -5 hrs). The last climb to HKD is picturesque alongside 2 waterfalls and flowering meadows and a thick forest of Silver fir, Cedar and Oak. This valley is teeming with bird life, blue sheep and langur.

    Day 5–Har ki Dhun valley and around Haata. This is exploration day of Jaundhar Glacier or simply chilling at the campsite

    Day 6-Har ki Dhun to Kalkati Dhar (6-7 hrs trek).

    Day 7-Kalkati Dhar – Seema (3 hr trek ) Overnight at lodge in Seema.

    Day 8- Seema to Dehradun (by 4 wheel drive). Overnight train to Delhi

    Level of Difficulty

      A moderate trek which requires stamina and endurance.

    Cost : Rs 29,000 per head (includes both train and road transport, accommodation, food and porters)

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