Gaumukh Tapovan Trek

Gaumukh Tapovan Trek

Departure Date

03th, 06th, 13th, 20th, 27th of every month

Duration

8D/ 7N

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Maximum Seats

15

Why This Trek?

With an altitude of more than 17000 ft., Lamkhaga Pass is one of the high altitude mountain passes in the Garhwal Himalayas. This pass links Sangla in Himachal Pradesh to Harsil in Uttarakhand. The Lamkhaga Pass Trek is one of the hardest treks in the remote regions of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. The isolated trail is now said to be the definitive route from Kinnaur to Gangotri, which was first crossed by Marco Pallis in 1933. This trek will let you explore the remote areas of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand like never before.

  • DIFFICULTY : Moderate- Difficult.

  • MAX AlLTITUDE : 17335 feet

  •  PICK UP POINT : Shimla

  •  DROP POINT : Harsil.

  • DURATION : 10 Days 9 Nights.

  • BEST SEASON : Mid June-Mid October.

TREK FEE PER PERSON

Rs. 14,400

(GST 5%)

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Destinations Covered during Lamkhaga Pass Trek : Shimla, Rani Kanda

What’s Included :

  • Packed Lunch
  • All fees and permits for Indians are included.
  • Basic First Aid Medical kits
  • Qualified and experienced Leader and support staff.

What’s Not Included :

  • Any meals during transit.
  • Fees and permit for Non-Indian Residence are excluded.
  • Cost Escalation due to “Force Majeure” and evacuation charges.
  • Kedartal trek permit

Here’s a short itinerary of Lamkhaga Pass Trek:

 

Day 01: Drive from Shimla to Chitkul (245 KMS|8-9 hours|11269 feet)

Day 02: Chitkul – Nagasthi – Rani Kanda (10 KMS|5 hours|12139 feet)

Day 03: Acclimatization Day

Day 04: Rani Kanda – Dumti (15 KMS| 7-8 hours|13287 feet)

Day 05: Dumti – Gundar (15 KMS|7 hours|14432 feet)

Day 06: Gundar- Lamkhaga Pass Base Camp (12 KMS|6 hours|14599 feet)

Day 07: Lamkhaga Pass Base Camp – Base Camp II (6 KMS|5-6 hours|14599 feet)

Day 08: Base camp II – Lamkhaga Pass –Gangotri (16 KMS|6 hours|17335 feet)

Day 09: Gangotri – Kyarkoti (12532 feet)

Day 10: Kyarkoti – Harsil (7478 feet)

Detailed trek itinerary

Day 01: Drive from Shimla to Chitkul (245 KMS|8-9 hours|11269 feet)Reach Shimla on your own which is easily reachable from Delhi and Chandigarh. Upon reaching Shimla, we will take the transport to reach Chitkul on the same day through the Kufri and Narkanda route.  At night, we have dinner and spend the night at Chitkul.Day 02: Chitkul – Nagasthi – Rani Kanda (10 KMS|5 hours|12139 feet)Chitkul is the last village of the Baspa Valley and it is one of the most beautiful places in the Kinnaur Valley. We will start our trek here alongside the Baspa River and reach there by evening and spend the night in the tents at Rani Kanda.

 

Day 03: Acclimatization Day

We will spend the day at Rani Kanda to familiarize ourselves to the high elevation. This is a high altitude trek and that’s why it is very important for us to get used to it. So we need to make sure that we keep ourselves hydrated, rest well and eat healthy and light food. Above 12000 ft., anyone can fall sick due to Acute Mountain Sickness.

Day 04: Rani Kanda – Dumti (15 KMS| 7-8 hours|13287 feet)

Today we will start trekking through the gushing waterfalls and colorful meadows to reach Dumti. We will have dinner upon reaching and stay overnight in the tents at Dumti.

Day 05: Dumti – Gundar (15 KMS|7 hours|14432 feet)

Today we trek up along the Baspa River to reach Gundar. After crossing a few gushing small streams we will reach our destination. Spend the night at Gundar in tents.

 

Day 06: Gundar- Lamkhaga Pass Base Camp (12 KMS|6 hours|14599 feet)

We will start early, as today is a tough and technical day depending on the snow conditions. The steep climb may require some technical gear, so follow the instructions of your trek leaders. Reach the Base Camp by evening and stay overnight.

 

Day 07: Lamkhaga Pass Base Camp – Base Camp II (6 KMS|5-6 hours|14599 feet)

We will start early today as it’s a steep climb to Base Camp 2 and it may take more time than expected. We will trek towards the next base camp which is in the Kinnaur Valley. We will spend the night in the tents.

 

Day 08: Base camp II – Lamkhaga Pass –Gangotri (16 KMS|6 hours|17335 feet)

We will start early for our final climb to the Lamkhaga Pass and cross the mountain pass. After spending some time at the Pass exploring, we will trek towards the base camps of Gangotri. We have reached Uttarakhand after crossing the Pass. The steep climb may require technical gear and professional support.

 

Day 09: Gangotri – Kyarkoti (12532 feet)

After crossing the glacier and few meadows we will descend to the base camp of Kyarkoti. Spend the night in the tents.

 

Day 10: Kyarkoti – Harsil (7478 feet)

Our beautiful journey in the Himalayas concludes today as we reach Harsil through lush forest and streams.

 

Fitness Required for Lamkhaga Pass Trek
Though Lamadugh is an easy trek but it requires a good physical fitness. The Lamkhaga Pass Trek is an easy trek suitable for first time trekker.

Trekking Experience: Ideal trek for a beginner.

Things to carry for Lamkhaga Pass Trek

Backpack (Min 30 Ltrs)
Trekking Shoes
Full Sleeve Sweater or Fleece Jacket
One Heavy Jacket
Sun Cap
One Scarf
Lip Balm
Cold Cream & Sun Screen (SPF 40+)
Water Bottle 1 Lt
Headlamp or torch with fresh pair of batteries
Personal Toilet Kit and toilet paper
Dark Sunglasses
Trekking Pole
CAMERA with huge memory card and fully charged with extra batteries !

What is the Lama dugh Trek?
Lama Dugh Trek is an easy short trek in Manali which gives a good vantage point to see Manali and surrounding peaks like Deo Tibba and Pir Panjal Range.

What is the best time for Lamkhaga Pass Trek?
Best time for Lamadugh Trek is throughout the year depending upon your choice. If you want to enjoy snow then Lamadugh Snow Trek in the month of December to March is great option and in June to October it is lush green and beautiful meadows.
What are the Lamkhaga Pass Trek Temperature?
Lamadugh Temperature range from -10 degree in winters to 5 degree celsius during summers. The Lamadugh temperatures vary between -10 to 10 degrees celcius during winters and 0 to 20 degree celcius in the summers.There will be considerable variation between night and day and in the direct sun and shade, so it is important to plan accordingly.
Can we change the itinerary?
Renok Adventures LLP reserves the right to change the itinerary depending upon the weather conditions and other factors. If extra cost is incurred due to rescheduling the trekker is informed beforehand and extra cost if any is borne by the trekker. Please note that we operate treks in some of the most remote regions and harshest conditions where unforeseen events may force us to change the itinerary. In such cases, we or your trek leader will suggest the best alternative similar to your original itinerary

What if trek is cancelled at the last moment due to ‘force majeure’?
All the arrangements for the tour are pre-planned and prepaid.
We will offer you alternate trek options of similar value depending upon the weather conditions if a trek is cancelled due to ‘force majeure’. In case of non-completion of the tour due to any reason whatsoever there will not be any refund for any unutilized services.

What is your Cancellation Policy?
Up to 24 Days :- 95% of Trek/Tour cost will be refunded.
Between 14-24 Day :- 70% of Trek/Tour cost will be refunded.
Between 14-08 Days :- 50% of Trek/Tour cost will be refunded.
Less than 7 Days :- No refund

What is your Rescheduling Policy?
We will reschedule your trek without any extra charge if this is conveyed to us in writing ateast 1 month before the trek starting date.
Between 07-24 Days before start of the trek :- 30% of Trek/Tour cost will be charged for rescheduling.
Less than 7 days:- 100% of Trek/Tour cost will be charged for rescheduling.

How to reach there?

By air:- 
You can book a flight to Dehradun where Jolly Grant Airport serves as a domestic airport, located roughly 25 km from the city. There is a daily flight from Delhi to Dehradun

By train:- 
You can also take the overnight train to Dehradun from Delhi

  • Nandadevi Express – Train no: 12205 (Departure 11:50pm; Arrival – 5:40am)
  • Dehradun Express – Train no: 12687 (Departure – 9:10pm; Arrival – 5:00am)

By bus:- 
There is regular bus service from Delhi to Dehradun, from Delhi ISBT Kashmere Gate.
Typically buses drop you at Dehradun ISBT. From there you can come to Dehradun Railway Station. It is advisable to go for Government buses as the private buses are not that trust worthy.

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Here’s a short itinerary of Lamkhaga Pass Trek:

Day 01: Drive from Shimla to Chitkul (245 KMS|8-9 hours|11269 feet)

Day 02: Chitkul – Nagasthi – Rani Kanda (10 KMS|5 hours|12139 feet)

Day 03: Acclimatization Day

Day 04: Rani Kanda – Dumti (15 KMS| 7-8 hours|13287 feet)

Day 05: Dumti – Gundar (15 KMS|7 hours|14432 feet)

Day 06: Gundar- Lamkhaga Pass Base Camp (12 KMS|6 hours|14599 feet)

Day 07: Lamkhaga Pass Base Camp – Base Camp II (6 KMS|5-6 hours|14599 feet)

Day 08: Base camp II – Lamkhaga Pass –Gangotri (16 KMS|6 hours|17335 feet)

Day 09: Gangotri – Kyarkoti (12532 feet)

Day 10: Kyarkoti – Harsil (7478 feet)

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Tour Name Price Per Adult Available Seats Departure Date Duration
Gaumukh Tapovan Trek Rs. 14400 Rs. 1800 15 03rd, 06th, 13rd, 20th, 27th of every month 8D/ 7N

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