Detail About Package
KEDAR KANTHA TREK
Travel In Uttarakhand
Fringed with pine trees and adorned with the beauty of snow, the Kedarkantha Peak is one of the most sought after snow-trekking destinations in the country. Situated at a height of 3,800m above the sea level, the trek to this mountain pass in Uttarakhand offers various levels of challenges to the trekkers.
Offering an enthralling trekking experience, Kedarkantha winter trek usually originate from Sankri; which can be easily reached from Dehradun and takes the trekkers through the immaculate beauty of the vicinity. From snow-capped Himalayan peaks to a frozen pond, meadows covered with snow to some of the other mesmerising peaks, this trek offers all the marvels, a trekker can wish for!
Not just for the trekkers, Kedarkantha winter trek is also an ideal trek for the nature lovers, shutterbugs and other classes of travellers as well. Within the 6 exciting days of this expedition, the trekkers are rewarded with magical views, exhilarating experiences and delightful moments!
KEDAR KANTHA TREKKING PACKAGE
04 Nights/05 Days Trekking Tour Packages
Short Brief Itinerary
- Day 01: Sankri - Juda-Ka-Talab & Juda-ka-Talab to Shepherd Camp
- Day 02: Shepherd Camp - Kedarkantha Basecamp (3,400m)
- Day 03: Base Camp - Kedarkantha (3,800m))
- Day 04: Kedarkantha Basecamp - Sankri (2,000m)
- Day 05: Kedarkantha Sankri - Dehradun (6/7hrs)
Day 01: Trek from Sankri to Juda-Ka-Talab (2,700m) & Juda-ka-Talab to Shepherd Camp (2,900m)
Today will be first day of the Winter trek to Kedarkantha! After having a delicious breakfast in the hotel, begin with a slow and gradual hike to the Saur Village, from where, the trek will continue trailing upwards. Climbing uphill from Saur hamlet, reach the Juda-ka-Talab, a small yet quintessential pond that freezes completely during the winters.
From the banks of the lake, you can also enjoy the panoramic views of the snow clad peak of the mighty Himalayan range and continue hiking through the scenic locales and arrive at the campsite called Shepherd Camp. The camp is called such as when the meadows flourishes during the summers, the local shepherds use them as a grazing ground for their sheep; overnight stay in tents.
Day 02: Trek from Shepherd Camp to Kedarkantha Basecamp (3,400m)
Today's trek will take you through a magnificent trail that leads to Kedarkantha!
After having breakfast in the Shepherd Camp, begin with the day's trek through lush snow fields with sparse green patches between them. The charm and allurement of this trail is truly a delight for the shutterbugs! Traversing through the snow covered vicinity; you will reach a campsite at the base of Kedarkantha that is fringed with snow-clad trees and offers stunning views of Swargarohini, Bandarpoonch and Kalanag peaks. Check-in into the campsite and retire for the day; overnight stay will be in tents.
Day 03: Trek (to and) form Base Camp to Kedarkantha (3,800m)
Waking u today morning, prepare yourself for an exhausting trek to Kedarkantha summit. Though today's trek won't be a long one, it requires time, energy and the spirit to ascend forward!
Starting early morning from the basecamp, trek over the hard blanket of snow and after 4-5 hours, you will reach the Kedarkantha Peak.
Enjoy awe-inspiring views from the peak; witness panoramic views of the Yumnotri, Gangotri, Kinner Kailash and other Himalayan Ranges. Spend pleasant and overwhelming moments at the summit before embarking on the back trek to the basecamp; overnight stay in tents.
Day 04: Trek from Kedarkantha Basecamp to Sankri (2,000m)
Today will be last day of this astounding snow trekking to Kedarkantha! After having breakfast in the campsite, start with the down trek to Sankri. Though the trek will be comparatively easier, one need to be careful as the descending slopes also offers slippery trails at times. On arrival in Sankri, check-in into a cosy hotel and enjoy the day with scenic views all around; overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Drive from Sankri to Dehradun (6-7 Hours)
Post today's breakfast in the hotel, you will be driven back to Dehradun. With your arrival in Dehradun, this stunning snow trek to Kedarkantha expedition will come to an end.
Costs According to Departure Point
- Ex-Sankri (Budget) : Rs7500 (9-12 pax) | Rs 8000 (5-8 pax) | Rs 9000 (2-4 pax)
- Ex-Dehradun (Budget) :Rs 9500(9-12 pax)| Rs 10500 (5-8 pax)
- Ex-Delhi (Budget) : Rs 10500(9-12 pax)| Rs 14500 (5-8 pax)
Note: The above mentioned cost is per person on twin/triple/quad sharing basis and package starts once you reach Sankri. Meals include Dinner on first day to the Breakfast on last day.
- All land transfers as per above on the given itinerary
- Tents on sharing basis across other destinations
- Conservation entry permits fees.
- Trekking,Camping,Lake Visit
- Any kind of personal expenses.
- Medical evacuation in case of emergency.
- Food during the transit..
- Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
- Anything not specifically mentioned Itinerary on Board.
- Any drinks, tips for the guide and porter etc.
- Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather etc.
Note: Normally travel in uttarakhand expect to carry your personal luggage on your own, if you don't want to carry your backpack so you can give it to porter, but you have to inform us in advance and have to pay Rs. 300/- extra per day per bag. To book a Trek/ adventure program please use our online booking form or, alternatively, you can call us on the given for confirmation of tour you have to wire a deposit and initial deposit.