Description

Kedarkantha Trek is one of the most fascinating and thrilling trekking tours which provides all the excitement but with limited challenges and in much less time. The journey for the beautiful Kedarkantha peak commences from the city of Dehradun. From Dehradun it’s a long drive to Sankri located at an altitude of 6400 feet and takes about 10 hours to reach. It’s a distance of 220 km from Dehradun. The trekking trip starts from Sankri the next day towards Juda Ka Talab which is based at 9100 feet and takes about 5 hours trekking to reach the destination. During this trail one can experience the beauty of lush meadows, dense pine forests, cascading beautiful streams, and gorgeous maple trees. Here is the first campsite where the trekkers need to stay in tents. From Juda ka talab on the following day one needs to trek up to 11,250 feet towards Kedarkantha base which is again a distance of approximately 4.5 kms. In this trail the trekkers pass through lush meadows and for the first time catch the view multiple snow capped peaks standing tall encircling the location. The next destination is the Kedarkantha peak which is based at a height of 12,500 feet and this trail can be a little challenging in compared to others. However the views of the fascinating Himalayas make it up for all the hard work with its breathtaking views. On conquering the peak it’s a journey back where the first stop would be at Horegaon camp at 8900 feet which can be reached on the same day evening. The next day it’s a trail back to Sankri through dense pine forests. From Sankri it’s a journey back to Dehradun and way forward.

Brief Itinerary

Day 1 :- Arrival at Sankri
Day 2 :- Sankri to Juda-ka-Talab
Day 3 :- Juda-ka-Talab to Kedarkantha Base
Day 4 :- Kedarkantha base to Kedarkantha peak; descend to Hargaon camp
Day 5 :- Hargaon camp to Sankri
Day 6 :- Departure day (Sankri to Dehradun)

Detailed Itinerary

Day1:- Arrival at Sankri
We will arrange the transport and they will meet you at Dehradun railway station to pick you for long but scenic drive Sankri via Mussoorie, Barkot, Purola, Mori, Netwar along the Tons River. On arrival set out camp for overnight stay.
Day 2:- Sankri to Juda-ka-Talab
After morning exercise we will have our breakfast and start the trek around 8 AM for our next camp Juda Ka Talab. We will camp beside the small pond surrounded by Pine and Oak trees. One can have beautiful views of snow clad peaks from Juda Ka Talab campsite.
Day 3:- Juda-ka-Talab to Kedarkantha Base
Get up early morning to see the golden glow of snow clad peaks. Post breakfast start the trek to Kedarkantha Peak base which takes around 4 hrs to reach Kedarkantha Peak base. Enjoy hot lunch and explore the area.
Day 4:- Kedarkantha base to Kedarkantha peak; descend to Hargaon camp
Today is a long day trek up to the summit of Kedarkantha peak, have your lunch with amazing views of snow clad peaks of Yamunotri and Gangotri ranges. After spending some quality time at the peak we trek back to Hargaon
Day 5:- Hargaon camp to Sankri
Today the schedule is marked for descending further to Sankri which descending from 8900 feet to 6400 feet. The time for descending this approximately 6 kms long trail takes about 4 hours or more at a moderate speed. The first morning sun from Horegaon campsite is the nexus of thick wood pine forest is equally beautiful. After having the breakfast, pack the backpack to descend furthermore through a more clearly marked well paved pathway, laden with small stones. Meandering through rich dense pine forests one can view the sight of streams flowing by in a slow and steady way.
Day 6:- Departure day (Sankri to Dehradun)
Sankri via Hargaon on well marked trail by stones. Trek down through thick forest of Pine and Maple trees and at some places you will have open views of beautiful Har Ki Dun valley. Drive back to Dehradun to catch your train to Delhi with kaleidoscopic memories of the Kedarkantha Trek

Inclusions And Exclusions

Fees Includes
1. Accommodation. (Guest house, Home stay, Camping)
2. Meals while on trek (Veg.)
3. Trek equipment’s.
4. Permits
5. First aid medical kits
6. Qualified & experienced trek Leader, Guide and Support staff
7. Trek services (Sankri to Sankri)

Fees Excludes
1. Any kind of personal expenses.
2. Food during the transit.
3. Insurance.
4. Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
5. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head Price Includes.

Payment

Payment:-

1. a. Online on http://www.plusvalleyadventure.com/

1. b. In Bank Account of Plus Valley Adventure.

Bank Details

Account Name – Plus Valley Adventure.

A/c number – 915020032483908

Bank – Axis Bank LTD.

Branch – Paud Road

IFSC Code – UTIB0001894

(Note – Only Cheque deposits and NEFT transfers. No cash deposit)

2. You can pay the cash in our Office. Receipt will be given to you.

Address – Plus Valley Adventure Office, 3, Anand Complex, Alkapuri Society, Opp. Hotel Kinara, Above Lenskart Showroom, Vanaz Corner, Paud Road, Kothrud, Pune- 411029.

Cancellation Policy:

Please refer our website:-

https://www.plusvalleyadventure.com/cancellation-policy/

Things to Carry

  1. Warm shirt/ light micro fleece pullover/ full sleeve T-shirt
  2. Water resistant trekking pants (Dri-fit)
  3. Windproof/ water resistant jacket, down jacket with min 600 fill power rating
  4. Thick Fleece/ Full-sleeve sweater
  5. Thermal inner wear
  6. Woolen cap, Inner fleece gloves, outer water proof gloves
  7. Thick dri-fit woolen socks and regular socks
  8. Scarf/ muffler / multifunctional headwear (optional)
  9. Comfortable waterproof Trekking/ Hiking shoes with a thick sole, Camp shoes
  10. Gaiters
  11. Ice Grips / Winter Trax / Crampons
  12. Raincoat/ Poncho
  13. Small light weight towel
  14. Insulated water bottle and hydration pack (optional)
  15. Cap/ floppy, Sun glasses
  16. Sturdy walking stick/ trekking pole
  17. Sunscreen Lotion, Lip Balm
  18. Torch/ Flashlight (with extra batteries)
  19. Personal medication
  20. Personal toiletries.

We are offering gear, assistance and a lot of free heartfelt expert advice to tackle your forthcoming Adventure.

To buy outdoor gear online visit http://www.stepinadventure.com/

Advisory

Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.
Pay heed to the trek leader or instructor in order to enjoy a safe and sound trekking experience.
Do not consume alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.
Avoid trekking during the nights.
Before undertaking the trek, consult a physician.
Carry basic medications and a first-aid kit during the trek.
The trek takes place through eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites.
For Medical Form please visit:

MEDICAL FORM

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KEDARKANTHA TREK

Kedar kantha 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 experiences.

9,800 +( GST 5% )

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REGION :
Uttarakhand
SEASON :
winter
GRADE :
Moderate
MAX ALTITUDE :
12,500Ft
APPROX TREKING DISTANCE:
24 Km
START POINT:
Sankri
END POINT:
Sankri
CONTACT:
917720080918