12 Best Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

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Apr
2017

12 Best Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Posted By : Jai Govind Meena/ 84

Himalaya Trekking for Beginners : The mighty Himalaya, a jewel of the diverse topography of India, makes India no less than a trekker’s paradise. The rugged trails bequeathed with stupendous atmosphere and fascinating panorama in the Indian Himalaya cater an unmatched rejuvenation. There is a plethora of trails available in the Himalaya and that too across all difficulty levels i.e. easy, moderate and difficult.

For a novice trekker, the Indian terrain has a potpourri of options. If you are an amateur and want to explore some of the best-kept secrets of nature tucked away in the confines of the Indian Himalaya, here are some of the best treks in Himalayas just right for the beginners like you.

Here is the list of 12 Best Himalaya Trekking for Beginners to start the exploration of the best kept secrets of natures in Indian Himalayas.

Valley of Flowers Trek

It is considered best Himalaya Trekking for Beginners in Uttarakhand because of the facilities available like Mules, Hotel accommodation and also Helicopter service from Govindghat to Ghangaria. It one of the most famous and an easy treks in Uttarakhand

Valley of Flowers Trek Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 4450 m

Duration in Days: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Best Time: July to Mid September

Hampta Pass Trek – The Beginners Delight

Hamtpa Pass Trek is called the beginners delight and considered Himalaya Trekking for Beginners in Manali Trekking Circuit as it is it near Manali and short period of 4 days it will take you from thick forest to barren landscape of Lahaul & Spiti and High altitude glacial lake of Chandratal. No other trek offers you such variety in landscape.

Hampta pass trek Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 4400 m

Duration in Days: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Best Time: May to Mid October

Dodital Trek

Dodital Trek is the best Himalaya Trekking for Beginners, this trek is can done any time of the year. In winter you can enjoy the frozen Dodital Lake and during summers reach up to Darwa Pass for 360 degree view of mighty Himalayas.

Dodital Trek - Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 3850m

Duration in Days: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Best Time: All Year round

 

Kedarkantha Trek

This is a classic snow trek all year round but best enjoyed during the month of December January March & April due to the amount of snow it offers, unimaginable views and beautiful Campsites, This is one of the best Himalaya Trekking for Beginners.

Kedarkantha Trek Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 3800 m

Duration in Days: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Best Time: December to June

Dayaray Bugyal Trek

Dayara Bugyal Trek is the largest meadow of Uttarakhand and that is the reason we have included this trek in our list of Best Himalaya Trekking for Beginners.

Dayara Bugyal Trek - Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 3890 m

Duration in Days: 5 days

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Best Time: May to June & September to November

Nag Tibba Trek

Nag Tibba Trek is just 4 hours drive from Dehradun and takes you the maximum altitude of 3090 meters which no other trek near Delhi goes to this altitude and in winters you can enjoy good amount of snow too.

Nag Tibba Trek - Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 3090 m

Duration in Days: 3 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Best Time: Through out the year

Beas Kund Trek 

Beas Kund Trek takes you the source of river Beas and this short trek offers you great views of Hanging Glaciers at Bakarthach campsite the views are unmatched to any other trek in the region.

Beas Kund Trek - Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 4000 m

Duration in Days: 4 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Best Time: May to June & September to November

Chandrashila Trek

The Chopta Chandrashila Trek  takes us to one of the most breathtakingly beautiful part of the Garhwal Himalayas. We start from Okhimath, and pass through Deoria tal, Chopta and Tungnath to reach the summit of Chandrashila for a great view of the Indian Himalayas.

Chandrashila Trek - Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 3950 m

Duration in Days: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Best Time: May to June & September to November

 

Winter Kuari Pass Trek

Kuari which means “doorway” is a Himalayan high mountain pass situated in the Garhwal region of northern India, south of the Tibetan border and on the western rim of the “Nanda Devi Sanctuary” Biosphere Reserve and falls in the Chamoli district.

Kuari pass Trek - Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 3900 m

Duration in Days: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Best Time: March to January

 

Khar Myundari Trek 

Short on Holidays and want to enjoy trekking in Himalayas then Khar Myundari Trek is the perfect Manali Weekend Trek. Khar Myundari starts from Setan which around 1 hour drive from Manali. This trek takes you to the beautiful campsite beside the lake and offer great views of Kullu Valley.

Khar Myundari Trek Manali Weekend Trek

Max Altitude: 3800 m

Duration in Days: 2 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Best Time: Throughout the Year.

 

Har Ki Doon Trek

The Har Ki Dun means Valley of Gods is a treat for first time trekkers and nature lovers. Har Ki dun is a moderate trek which takes you to the one of the least explored places in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand and best suitable for first time trekkers in Himalayas and also who are experienced in other parts of Himalayas.

Har Ki Doon Trek

Max Altitude: 5000 m

Duration in Days: 8 days

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Best Time: May to June & September to November

Tarsar Marsar Trek

The Tarsar Marsar Lake Trek in Kashmir encompasses a journey of two beautiful lakes surrounded by the peaks of the Kolahi Mountains. The twin lakes, which flow in opposite directions, are separated by a mountain and known for their almond shape. What makes this trek special is its breathtaking beauty and serenity.

Tarsar Marsar Trek - Himalaya Trekking for Beginners

Max Altitude: 4400 m

Duration in Days: 7 days

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Best Time: June to November