Har Ki Dun Trek 2017

(36 reviews)
Har Ki Dun Trek 2017
7 days Duration
7/10 Physicality
Garhwal Himalayas, Uttarakhand Location
4300m Altitude
12,050 10,200 per preson

If you are looking for Best Har Ki Dun Trek Package in 2017 with lowest prices then your search ends here. Aahvan Adventure is a leading Adventure Travel Operator in India located in Ahmedabad.

Often recommended to beginners, Har Ki Dun trek traces the lush green valley of Har Ki Doon, at the base of the Fateh Parvat at an altitude of 3556 m in the Garhwal Himalayas. If you want a trek that is adventurous, yet, moderate in terms of difficulty, combined with scenic views and wildlife, Har Ki Dun is the perfect trek for you. The trek starts from Sankri at 1950 m. It will walk you through pretty meadows lined with orchids, terraced fields and glaciers and the best of all – the panaromic mountain peaks forming the most beautiful background for all your pictures. You will find all the peace and quiet that you need as urban living hasn’t yet penetrated the lifestyle of the people here. The dense alpine forests are a habitat to many flora and fauna and this trek will be a paradise for nature lovers and bird watchers.

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COST OF THE TRIP

Rs. 10,200/- Per Person – Dehradun to Dehradun (Sharing Basis)

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Dehradun to Dehradun
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at Dehradun on 7 a.m.
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DAY 01 : DEHRADUN – SANKRI (1920m) Drive/200 kms/8 hrs

The trip will start from Dehradun Railway Station with a morning pick up at 7.00 AM.     We will drive to Sankri, via Mussoorie, alongside the Yamuna and Tons rivers. The drive also passes by beautiful pine forests. On reaching Sankri, we will explore the scenic hamlet to prepare for the trek that lies ahead and overnight stay at Sankri.

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DAY 02 : SANKRI (2000m) – TALUKA – OSLA (2860m) Drive/40 mins& Trek/15 kms/5-6 hrs

After breakfast, a short drive to Taluka village will take us to the beginning of our 15 km trek through the forest trails of Gangaad. At first, the trek descends, takes a left turn to let us walk alongside the river Rupin and then loves upwards through an enticing forest of Chestnt, Walnut and Willow trees. Our destination, Osla village is at an altitude of 2650 m and houses an old temple of Duryodhan from Mahabharata. Overnight stay in tents.

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DAY 03 : OSLA (2860m) – HAR-KI-DUN (3566m) Trek/5-7 hrs

After breakfast, we will head out on the 12 km trek through the thick forests of Govind National Park. The Har Ki Dunvalley route will be a refreshing balance between steep climbs and leisure level walks. The route, often used by villagers to lead their cattle into grazing pastures, will embark us on an interesting journey through forests which will give us ample opportunities to spot birds and unique flowers. A 45-minute walk, passing by small streams and a temple, the first meadows will welcome you with open arms and playful streams. Overnight stay in tents at Har Ki Doon, altitude of 3566 m.

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DAY 04 : HAR-KI-DUN(3566m) – JAUNDHAR GLACIER(4300m) – HAR-KI-DUN(3566m) Trek/7-8 hrs

The fourth day is the most exciting part of the Har Ki Dun trek as after breakfast, we will continue on a trek to Juandhar glaciers, at an altitude of 4300 m dotted with white snow and grass patches. A complete contrast to the grass you had been trekking on till now, Juandhar glaciers will add morains, scree, glaciers and the stunning Swargarohini peaks to your trip and your photo album! This part of the trek will require efforts as it is a long walk with uneven scree and moraine terrain but it is totally worth it. Return to Har Ki Dun the same day and overnight stay in tents.

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DAY 05 : HAR-KI-DUN (3566m) – OSLA (2860m) Trek/3-4 hrs

This day will mark our return journey to Osla village with scenic landscapes keeping us company. The downhill trek is fun and easy, covers 11 km and takes about 3-4 hours. Overnight stay in rest houses or tents.

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DAY 06 : OSLA (2860m) – TALUKA – SANKRI (2000m) Trek/3-4 hrs& Drive/40 mins

From Osla village, an early morning trek will take us to Seema and then to Taluka. This trek back to Taluka will give us abundant opportunities to take a refreshing bath in tantalizing cool water of the many streams we cross or pass by. Overnight stay in hotel at Sankri.

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DAY 07 : (RETURN) SANKRI – DEHRADUN Drive/200 kms/6-7 hrs

Dates

April 01 to April 07 (CLOSE)

April 08 to April 14 (OPEN)

April 15 to April 21 (OPEN)

April 22 to April 28 (OPEN)

April 29 to May 05 (OPEN)

May 6 to May 12 (OPEN)

May 13 to May 19 (OPEN)

May 20 to May 26 (OPEN)

May 27 to June 02 (OPEN)

June 03 to June 09 (OPEN)

June 10 to June 16 (OPEN)

June 17 to June 23 (OPEN)

June 24 to June 30 (OPEN)

Rates

 

Rs. 10,200/- Per Person (Sharing Basis)

(Dehradun To Dehradun)


INCLUDED

Accommodation during the trek (camping)
All meals – vegetarian
Trekking permits and forest camping charges
Services of an expert trek leader (Qualified in Basic/Advanced Mountaineering Courses)
Trekking equipment (Hiking Pole, Crampons, Gaiters, Tents, Sleeping Bags, Mattresses, Ice Axes, Ropes, etc.)
Safety equipment (First Aid, Medical Kit, Oxygen Cylinders, Stretcher, etc.)
Services of an expert trek team  (Guides, Cooks, Helpers, Porters/Mules)

 

NOT INCLUDED

Transport from your city to Dehradun and Return
Food during transit to and from the base camp
Backpack offloading charges
Personal expenses of any kind
Anything apart from the inclusions
Service Tax 9%

Frequently Asked Questions on Har ki Dun Trek


Q. What is the fitness level required for the Har ki Dun trek and how hard is the trek?
A. This trek is moderate and meant for everyone, right from fit/adventurous to seasoned hikers.

Q. Which is the best time for Har ki Dun Trek?
A. January-June & October-December

Q. What is the maximum altitude point of Har ki dun trek?
A. Jaundhar Glacier 3800m

Q. How can we reach Dehradun?
A. Dehradun is around 250km from Delhi by road. So many trains are well connected to Dehradun and as well Haridwar, which is 50km away from Dehradun. Nearest airport is Jolly Grand Airport.

Q. Which transport you provide from Dehradun to Sankri & Return?
A. Tempo Traveller / Tata Sumo / Mahindra Bolero

Q. What will be the daytime and night temperature?
A. During day time the temperature will be around 8° to 12° and during night it will fall down to -8°

Q. Are trekking shoes mandatory?
A. Trekking shoes are not mandatory but, it will make the trek comfortable. Take a shoe with a good grip and high ankle support. It would be better if the shoes are waterproof.

Q. Are there any provisions for taking bath?
A. There is no provision for bath on the trek.

Q. What is the size of trekking group?
A. 15-20 People

Q. How many guides are there in one group?
A. 2 guides

Q. Are accommodation for men and women separate?
A. Yes, men and women will not be sharing tents, unless they want.

Q. What kind of food you provide during the trek?
A. We provide food for 4 times in a day i.e. Breakfast, lunch, evening snacks and dinner.

Q. Do I need to carry any documents with me?
A. Carry an original ID card and a photograph.

Q. Do you provide toilet tents?
A. Yes we do provide Toilet tents.

Q. Can we expect rains/snowfall during the trek?
A. Yes, Sudden weather changes are expected, always carry a light rain coat or water proof windcheater/poncho.

Q. Is there any mobile network connectivity?
A. In Sankri you will get BSNL mobile network. In other locations you won’t have any network.

Q. Where can we get Electricity?
A. During the trek, you will get electricity only in Sankri.

 

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Tour Reviews

4.23 based on 36 reviews
17/03/2017

I’M VERY MUCH DELIGHTED BY SEEING YOUR ADVENTURES. I WANT TO JOIN FOR A TREK TO HAR KI DUN ON THE MONTH OF APRIL. I WANT TO KNOW THE TOTAL EXPENSE OF THE TRIP FROM START TO END. AND THE INCLUSIONS TOO

18/03/2017

Hello Sourin,
Thank you very much for the valuable inquiry..Total expense is Rs. 12,050/- from Dehradun to Dehradun
We have sent you all the details on your mail ID.
Thank You

27/11/2016

The route was very scenic and journey was amazing. Delight to my camera. Everything was organised in proper timely manner. Guides were very helpful and informative providing knowledge of all parts of treks. I have been to Roopkund last year with Aahvan and the service apart from trek like food, accommodation- they provide at such high altitude is amazing. Team always come forward to help and guide you. That’s the only reason I choose AAHVAN ADVENTURES for Har Ki Dun and for any future trek this company will be my only option. Thanks for such an awesome trek.”

25/11/2016

I wanted to go some adventure camp and I got a company who bring us to trekking, a pure adventure. Har Ki Dun was my 1st trek of my life and I really enjoyed it. I have never expect that I could get this type of fun and experience. But all thanks to aahvan adventures for giving me the most adventurous trip of my life.

20/11/2016

I have done this trekking trip with my family. We were 6 people group including children and women. We had enjoyed a lot and most memorable trip for our family. Team aahvan had organized all thing very accurately.the best experience of my life with my family

15/11/2016

It was my first trek but your services and Cooperation makes it a successful and memorable trip of my life. The tour started on 5th November ’16 and as we reached we are greeted by our trip manager Mr. Chain Singh, just soon after meeting him we become so relaxed that we don’t have to worry about anything as his friendly nature, we are feeling like we are travelling with our family..superb experience !!

05/11/2016

I want to trek with my family and friends. My son is 9 years old..May-June will that be suitable time.

10/11/2016

Hello Mam, Thank you very much for the inquiry. We have send you all the details on your mail Id.

16/10/2016

Me and my friends want to do trek in the end of January…We are 10-12 friends..We would like to do trek in our separate group,is it possible ?

17/10/2016

Yes Rinky..Its possible..Please find all details about in your given mail id
Thank You…

25/06/2016

I had enjoyed Har ki dun trip this year. Most memorable and fantastic experience. Whole trip was very planed and well organized. Accommodation tents were so clean and food were so delicious. I have 1st time experienced to walk on snow. I have played with snow. Thank you Aahvan adventure to organize this trekking trip

20/06/2016

Me and my daughter recently participated in the trekking tour of Har Ki Dun with Aahvan Adventures. We had beautiful weather, wonderful, knowledgeable guides, and a great group of trekkers.It was a wonderful trip and i will definitely trek with Aahvan Adventures again!

06/06/2016

it was a very nice trek. A very good team to guide us.. I would recommend Aahvan Adventure because of their very good planning, attention to detail and above all a very sincere and dedicated team to help the trekkers.

27/05/2016

The trek was extremely well organized and enjoyable. The trekking team had treated us warmly throughout. The company took great care of all the trekkers, this is “luxury adventure”. All we had to do was walk, rest everything was taken care of by the amazing team.

10/05/2016

Thank you ! For a wonderful trip we had in Himalayan mountains. Once again a warm thanks to Mr. Likeram . From your pick up at Dehradun to drop we had a very very comfortable trek and I love to come back to you for any future adventurous trips. And will surely recommend to my friends and family.

06/05/2016

It is good to see a trip organizer company honour their commitments to customers.The tour worked perfectly. Transport was on time, trip were excellent and the guide was superb at his job. The experience was faultless. Thank you for a great trip.

21/04/2016

Our trip was fantastic and I would recommend it to anyone, especially if you are struggling with how to get started planning a great adventure in India.All worked perfectly. Trip guide was prompt, informative and had a great personality..

20/03/2016

It was superb arrangements by Aahvan Adventures team. I feel at home during my entire trip. Great job done. Trek with Aahvan Adventures is really a value for money.Overall we completely enjoyed our trip and highly satisfied with the budget.

14/03/2016

Had such a great experience ! The service providers did a commendable job…Trekking is the best workout anybody can have, and especially in a place like this…it is simply mind blowing.

17/02/2016

This is not just the best trip in India , it’s the best trip we’ve ever been on. The guides were friendly, fun and informative, the scenery fantastic, we learnt so much about the Himalayas beauty and lunch was something special. Highly recommend this trip for everyone

07/02/2016

Seven days of unlimited fun and adventure. Hiking through the winding passes and routes were all I was waiting for couple of months and finally got to complete this one in last December. Guides were extremely helpful and co-operative. All thanks to Aahvan Adventures.”

30/01/2016

Very well organised and coordinated trek. this was my first trek…Really great support staff and excellent food. Looking forward to more treks with Aahvan Adventures.It is a memorable and nice experience. All people are very friendly and helpful. I enjoyed all days very much.The experience was wonderful.

22/01/2016

The trek was quite easy and manageable comparatively to any other trek . Temperature was really freezing as it was the peak winter. The experience is really unforgettable. Thank you Aahvan Adventures to make my trip very amazing and memorable.

30/12/2015

The trip was truly amazing. Great routes, scenery, superb food and well organized activities lead by the most friendly staff.Our accommodation was well selected, clean and suited our budgets. Everything was perfect. I was also impressed with flexibility that was shown with our group.thanks Aahvan Adventures !!!

19/12/2015

Har ki dun peak is one of the most beautiful valleys in the western Himalayas.Truly a delight! the services provides by Aahvan Adventures before and during the trek is highly appreciable. The trekking is an amazing experience and is certainly a must for all backpackers.

05/12/2015

It was an amazing experience! The team was brilliant, we got a personal touch from them.We are all very happy at the end of the trek.I loved my first trek with Aahvan Adventures.Its a good trek for first timers..

30/11/2015

Everything was brilliant, guides, sights, food..This is an extraordinary company with a great concept and the best staff. Highly recommended this company to evreyone

18/10/2015

The time management which is must essential, the food actually it was such a nice experience.I appreciate the team Aahavn’s management skills and taking care of each and every member that helped us just to enjoy trek without any worries. Your team supported us very well from the beginning and it’s really a memorable trip.I wish all the very best to Aahvan Adventures for future. Looking for the next trip with you team.

13/08/2015

Wow, what an experience. The entire place is so beautiful, I have had the best pictures clicked, for a photographer this place is certainly a must. Great trek, great people – I’m definitely going to Garhwal pretty soon. The entire region provides you with ample natural beauty – I’m truly in awe with this place.

11/07/2015

I cant believe that these places exist in India!! I was absolutely blown away and the trekking was not too hard either. complete fun.Amazing experience, thank you team for making this happen and especially Aahvan Adventures for great customer support service.

17/06/2015

The planning was perfect and atmosphere was also very nice – and we enjoyed a lot. It was my dream to give this kind of trip for my wife.Long Distance trek and all arrangement were Excellent. Dinner arrangement was very good.Overall, we were satisfied with the services of Team Aahvan Adventures.

08/06/2015

We recently completed a Har ki Dun trek.The accommodations are top of the line and food couldn’t be better. This was our second tour with Aahvan Adventures. They do not disappoint. Excellent company from start to finish.

07/05/2015

Beautiful landscapes, amazing scenery…what else you can expect ! I did this trek last year along with my friends and we had such a fun time. the trek not that difficult – it just demands a steady stamina. Our trek guide were such awesome people and too supportive.Thank you Aahvan Adventures

20/04/2015

Had such a great experience! the service providers did a commendable job…Trekking is the best workout anybody can have, and especially in a place like this…it is simply amazing.

17/01/2015

First of all I want to thank team Aahvan adventures for setting up such a great trip for us. We thoroughly enjoyed our experience. We will choose Aahvan Adventures again when looking for another outdoor adventure.

17/12/2014

I didn’t quite know what to expect when I signed up for this trip, but I can easily say this far exceeded any of my expectations, and I would recommend it to anyone. To say the least, this was the first vacation I had taken where I left w/ a sense of accomplishment. It was easily the experience of a lifetime, and words cannot describe the overall experience. Just awesome!!

19/08/2014

The trek was quite a revelation for all of us. We had an amazing time here at the Har ki Dun trek and we will definitely. The trek took almost a week for us to complete and it was worth our money spent. Beautiful place, lovely weather and nice people.

05/07/2014

All the days of trekking was memorable! There was a unique charm about this trek. Overall experience was so nice and from the first to the last moment of the trek, there were the gorgeous peaks, snow all around and the openness of the Himalayas. Great experience of Har Ki Dun trekking with Aahvan Adventures !

14/09/2013

Amazing experience! I successfully undertook this trek and had an awesome time with the rest of the members as well. The trek guide was a great guy, in all had a super trek.

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