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Gaumukh is the terminus of the Gangotri Glacier, from where Bhagirathi River originates and is the source of the Ganges River. The place is situated at a height of 13,200 ft (4,023 m) in Uttarkashi district in the state of Uttarakhand, India. Gaumukh means ‘Mouth of a Cow’. According to some beliefs, initially, the snout appeared to look like the “Mouth of a Cow”. Gaumukh is located at the base of the Gangotri Glacier and Tapovan is located above the Gangotri Glacier. It is one of the largest in the Himalayas with an estimated volume of over 27 cubic kilometres. Gaumukh Tapovan is a popular Hindu pilgrimage site, along with Gangotri, as well as trekking destination. Surround yourself with the mountains in the vast meadows of Tapovan.
|COST OF THE TRIP||Rs. 15,400/- Per Person (Sharing Basis)|
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Haridwar to Haridwar|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at Haridwar on 7 a.m.|
|Location||Garhwal Himalayas, Uttarakhand|
Day 01 Haridwar to Harsil
Our team will receive you from Haridwar Railway station and will further drive you to Harsil which is around 6-7 hours journey from Haridwar. Overnight stay will be in lodge.
Day 02 Harsil – Gangotri – Bhojbasa
After breakfast we will drive to Gangotri which will take us 1-2 hours to reach there and after paying visit to the Temple there we will start trekking towards Bhojbasa which is of around 14 kilometers. Overnight stay will be at camps.
Day 03 Bhojbasa – Tapovan via Gaumukh
So, it is the 3rd day of our adventurous journey and we are all set to trek towards Tapovan via Gaumukh, and the distance is around 8 kms. The trail takes you through glaciers offering you the mesmerizing views of snow-clad towering peaks such as: Mt. Shivling Peak, Kedardome Peak and Gangotri Peaks. Tapovan is known for its beautiful meadows with gushing streams and flora. After trekking for few hours we will reach our campsite. Enjoy the night stay under the star studded blanket of sky.
Day 04 Tapovan to Bhojbasa
Post breakfast we will trek back retracing the same path towards Bhojbasa. The trail will bring you into dense forest offering you the picturesque views of Flora and Fauna. After a few hours trek you will reach the campsite. Overnight stay will be at camps.
Day 05 Bhojbasa – Gangotri – Harsil
Rise early to enjoy the beautiful sunrise in snow-clad mountains, after having healthy breakfast we will trek down to Gangotri and after reaching Gangotri we will drive back to Harsil. Overnight stay will be at the lodge.
Day 06 Harsil to Haridwar
Post breakfast we will drive towards Haridwar which will take around 6-7 hours, enjoy the picturesque ride alongside magnificent snow clad peaks, green lush valleys and captivating sceneries. Reaching Haridwar will be the end of our adventurous journey.
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|Trek Fee||Rs. 15,400/- Per Person|
|Accommodation during the trek (camping)|
|All meals – vegetarian|
|Trekking permits and forest camping charges|
|Trekking equipment (tents, sleeping bags, ice axes, ropes, etc.)|
|Safety equipment (first aid, medical kit, oxygen cylinders, stretcher, etc.)|
|Services of an expert trek leader (qualified in basic/advanced mountaineering courses)|
|Services of an expert trek team (guides, cooks, helpers, porters/mules)|
|Transport from your city to Trek and Return|
|Food during transit to and from the base camp|
|Backpack offloading charges|
|Personal expenses of any kind|
|Anything apart from the inclusions|