On this tour, you will be exposed to fun outdoor activities including camping and trekking. At Rishikesh, you will have a unique cultural experience after visiting ancient temples and witnessing religious, traditional ceremonies taking place. Also, explore the adventure in this region as you enjoy the conventional yoga and meditation techniques. Embark on a trekking and camping expedition of the Garhwal Himalayas starting from Sari.
Day 1: Arrival at Dehradun Airport/ Haridwar Railway Station & transfer to Rishikesh- Cultural experiences visiting ancient temples and religious ceremonies at river ghats.
Day 2: Full day explore the holy town of Rishikesh which is also the world capital of adventure, center for studying yoga and meditation and gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas.
Day 3: After a yoga session in the morning, drive to Rudraprayag (181 Kms/07 hrs drive) - See the confluence at Devprayag where Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers meet and take the name Ganga or Ganges River.
Day 4: Drive to Sari, the starting point of the trek to Deoriatal (Drive 53 Kms/02hrs & 02hrs trek) – closest gorgeous view of Mt Chaukhamba, Mt. Kedarnath, Mt Neelkanth, Mt Kirti Stambh & many other unnamed peaks. Don’t miss the sunset photography.
Day 5: Early morning sunrise photography and then trek through amazing forest to Pothibasa and Chopta (3000M/08Kms/5hrs). Overnight camping at Chopta.
Day 6: Day Trek to Tungnath Temple & summit Chandrashilla peak (4130m / 10 kms/ 6-7 hrs both ways) – breath taking views of Himalayan peaks with views of Mt. Nanda Devi, Mt. Trisul, Mt. Dunagiri, Mt. Hathi peak, Mt. Neelkanth, Mt. Choukhamba and many more.
Day 7: Drive to Sagar Village (40Kms/02Hrs) through the dense forest of Mandal. Start the third trek (5Kms/1:30mins) and overnight at forest camp at Liti Bugyal.
Day 8: Trek to Panar meadows (3000M/ 7Kms/6hrs)- A steep trek though very well rewarded by the nature at its best as varied flowers, mushrooms, insects thrive here. Panar Bugyal offers Majestic and real close up views of the snow clad peaks of mighty peaks of Trishul, Nanda Devi, Dronagiri, Hathi and Ghodi and other peaks.
Day 9: Day trek to Pitradhar top is a stretch of beautiful alpine meadows for kilometers where the worship of ancestors is done here – Spectacular view the complete Garhwal Himalayas.
Day 10: Step trek down to Sagar (12kms/ 4hrs) and drive to Rudraprayag.
Day 11: Drive to Rishikesh.
Day 12: Experience the thrill of a 24kms of white water rafting stretch. Post lunch transfer to Haridwar Railway station/ Dehradun Airport to board the flight/train for onward destination.
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