Har Ki Doon ( means Valley of Hari/Krishna) Situated at the base of Fatheh Parvat at the altitude of 3400 to 3600 mts in Uttarakashi district , Uttarakhahnd. This valley surrounded by glittering peaks and dense forests. Its falls within the Govind Pashu Vihar wildlife santuary, have chances of seeing wildlife are very bright indeed and are a veritable paradise for bird-watchers and nature lovers. It’s a moderate trek and best trek for the first time trekkers too. Har ki Doon is getting popular among nature lover and Himalayan trekkers.
For those interested in glaciers – the Jaundhar Glacier at 4300 mt. is a mere five kilometers trek from Har-Ki- Doon
|TREK TYPE||Strenuous/ Hard Trek
|HIGHEST ELEVATION POINT–||4700 mts above sea level.|
|TOTAL TREK LENGTH||54 kms ascending & descending.|
|TOTAL TIME DURATION||8 to 10 days. From Delhi to Delhi.|
|BEST TIME TO VISIT||May, June and Mid August to Mid October.|
|LOCATION||Deep inside Badrinath valley of Chamoli district, Uttarakhand.|
Day 1:-Dehradun To Sankari (210km Drive ) (7/8 Hrs) from Dehradun to Mori/Sankri (1920mt)
Through the Yamuna and Tons valleys across the Yamuna bridge, Nainbagh, Nowgaon, Purola, Jarmola (Jarmola is one of the biggest and most beautiful pine forests in Asia), Mori , Netwar and Sankari.
Day 2 :-Sankari To Taluka ,(3/4 Hrs) Taluka (1900m) &Taluka To Seema (Cheludgad 12km, (5/6 hrs)
On an even surface through thick forests, with a few waterfalls on the way. We reach here (Taluka by Taxi) and after Short break.
We will move to Seema (Osla 2559mt). You could either opt for the steep climb of Dhaatmeer village, which is a path with beautiful views, or just trek along the Karmanasha stream. Both the routes meet at Gangaar village. Dinner and overnight stay at the rest house or in tent.