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Snow Treks in India

India Snow Treks Packages

Duration Price
Kheerganga Trek and Camping2 days & 1 night
INR 1,190
Kasol Camping with Chalal and Kheerganga Trek3 days & 2 nights
INR 2,190
Trek to Beas Kund, Manali3 days & 2 nights
INR 4,350
Camping in Tosh with Kheerganga Trek4 days & 3 nights
INR 3,290
Chopta Chandrashila Trek from Delhi3 days & 2 nights
INR 3,499
Kasol Trip with Trek to Kheerganga and Tosh Valley from Delhi6 days & 5 nights
INR 9,490
Kareri Lake Trek, Mcleodganj3 days & 2 nights
INR 2,899
Trek to Bhrigu Lake, Manali3 days & 2 nights
INR 3,999
Sandakphu Trek6 days & 5 nights
INR 9,250
Kedarkantha Trek, Uttarakhand5 days & 4 nights
INR 6,490
Kasol To Malana Trek4 days & 3 nights
INR 4,150
Rasol Trek From Kasol Himachal Pradesh1 day
INR 1,550

Thrillophilia offers several exciting snow treks in India amidst the beautiful landscapes of the country. With snow-capped peaks, frozen lakes, and dense forests, these winter treks provide a perfect escape for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Some of the popular treks that you must try in winter are the Chadar Trek and Ali Bedni Bugyal Trek. We, at Thrillophilia, provide a safe and enjoyable journey into the serene beauty of the Himalayas through these treks.

Each snow trek in the country presents a unique opportunity to pass through vast meadows, frozen lakes, and picturesque forests while climbing to higher altitudes. The backdrop of the Garhwal Himalayas, Nanda Devi, and Bandarpoonch peaks add to the scenic charm of the experience. You can explore the Kedarkantha and Har Ki Dun Trek with your friends and cousins.

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced trekker, these snow trek journeys in India cater to all skill levels. The beginner-friendly treks such as Nag Tibba Trek, Chopta Chandrashila Trek, and Kuari Pass Trek provide a great introduction to snow trekking. On the other hand, Sandakphu Trek and Goechala and Dzongri Trek are the best snow treks in India for advanced trekkers looking for a challenge.

Here are the best Snow Treks of India

1) Nag Tibba Trek

Nag Tibba Trek is one of the easy snow treks in India that takes you to an altitude of 9,915 feet. It is an ideal 2-day trek for beginners and families due to its lower altitudes. This trek starts with rocky terrain and transitions into oak and rhododendron forests. The entire trail of this trek is covered in snow and offers beautiful views of the Garhwal Himalayas.

2) Kedarkantha Trek

Located at 12,500 feet, the Kedarkantha Trek is another easy snow trek in the country that is perfect for first-timers. This trek covers about 20 kilometres through snowy pine forests and offers stunning views of the Himalayas. It takes you through the Govind Wildlife Sanctuary, which turns into a snowy paradise during the winter season.

3) Chopta, Tungnath and Chandrashila Trek

Chopta, Tungnath and Chandrashila Trek in Uttarakhand is among the short snow treks in India. This trek offers stunning views of peaks like Nanda Devi and Chaukhamba. Starting in Chopta, you will pass through snowy valleys to reach the Tungnath temple, which is one of the highest Shiva temples. The trek then ends at the Chandrashila summit with views of the snow-covered Garhwal Himalayas.

4) Dayara Bugyal Trek

Stretching about 21 kilometres, the Dayara Bugyal Trek provides a memorable winter adventure amidst snow-capped peaks and forests. This trek is well-known for its vast alpine meadows covered in sparkling snow and surreal views of the Himalayas. While walking, you will come across Barnala Lake, along with the vistas of Gangotri, Bandarpoonch, and Shrikanth peaks.

5) Kuari Pass Trek

If you are new to trekking, you should try one of the easy snow treks in India called the Kuari Pass Trek. Located at 13,990 feet, this trek offers stunning views of the Himalayas, including the Nanda Devi Peak. The trail goes through beautiful forests of oak and rhododendron and creates a mix of different landscapes, which is a sight to behold.


6) Brahmatal Trek

The Brahmatal Trek offers a magical winter experience with snow-covered trails and breathtaking views of peaks reaching up to 7,000 metres. At 12,000 feet, the trek takes you through dense forests of oaks and rhododendrons to stunning frozen lakes like Bekaltal and Brahmatal. You can also camp near these frozen lakes at night.

7) Har Ki Dun Trek

Har Ki Dun trek is one of the moderately challenging snow treks in India for nature lovers. This trek provides spectacular views of the snow-covered peaks and dense pine forests. You will pass through the Govind Ballabh Pant National Park to reach a beautiful cradle-shaped valley. Along the way, you can explore ancient villages, enchanting alpine meadows, and scented orchids.

8) Goechala and Dzongri Trek

The Goechala and Dzongri Trek is the longest snow trek in India up to 15,100 feet in Sikkim. It offers stunning views of the Himalayan ranges, including the majestic Kanchenjunga Mountain and 14 other peaks. Along the way, you will pass through dense alpine and rhododendron forests and spot unique wildflowers. The trek also provides gorgeous sights like the tear-shaped Goecha Lake and Samiti Lake.

9) Sandakphu Trek

Situated on the border of West Bengal in India and Mechi in Nepal, the Sandakphu Trek offers a beautiful panorama of the highest snowline in the world. From the Sandakphu peak, you will see the majestic Mount Everest Range on the left, with peaks like Lhotse and Makalu. On the right, you will witness the spectacular Kanchenjunga, which is the third-highest peak in the world.

10) Chadar Trek

Chadar Trek offers a truly unique trekking experience unlike any other in the Himalayas. Walking on the frozen Zanskar River in February truly tests your strength and determination. Starting from Chilling Village, you may meet locals who share insights into their challenging lives at less than -30 degrees Celsius.

11) Ali Bedni Bugyal Trek

Ali Bedni Bugyal Trek is among the best snow treks in India that takes you to the height of 11,686 feet. Situated near Almora, Nainital, Gwaldam, and Kausani, it offers breathtaking views of Mt. Trishul against the blue skies. It lets you traverse through dense rhododendron, oak, and birch forests and come across sprawling green meadows to witness the Chaukhamba Peak. 

12) Bagji Bugyal Trek

Bagji Bugyal Trek provides a unique adventure in Chamoli district in Uttarakhand. Named “Meadow of Tigers', it takes you back in time when tigers roam on these lands. Starting from Ghase Village, this trek winds through less-trodden forests, bubbling streams, and stunning views of Mt. Nanda Ghunti and Mt. Mithoni. It looks even more beautiful when the glistening snow layers under the tall peaks.

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Where to start Nag Tibba Trek?

The Nag Tibba Trek is one of the snow treks in India that starts at Pantwari Village in Uttarakhand. This village is located about 60 kilometres from Mussoorie. From there, you can hike up to Nag Tibba at a height of 9,900 feet. The trek takes about 5 to 6 hours to reach the first campsite, Khaitan.

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Are Tungnath and Chandrashila Trek the same?

No, the Tungnath and Chandrashila Treks are not the same, but they are connected. Both of these treks start from Chopta in Uttarakhand. The Tungnath Trek takes you to the famous Shiva temple called Tungnath Temple. On the other hand, the Chandrashila trek continues from there to the Chandrashila Peak.

How long is Chandrashila Trek from Chopta?

The Chandrashila Trek from Chopta is about 10 kilometres long. Starting from Chopta, the distance to Tungnath temple is around 3.5 kilometres. Then, the distance between Tungnath Temple and Chandrashila Peak is about 1.5 kilometres one way.

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How long is the Dayara Bugyal trek?

The Dayara Bugyal Trek is about 21 kilometres long and usually takes 4 days to complete (a total of 6 days with travel to and from the base camp). It starts at 7,096 feet in Raithal and goes up to Dayara Top at 11,830 feet.

How difficult is the Goechala trek?

The Goechala Trek is regarded as one of the moderately challenging snow treks in India that are suitable for intermediate to experienced trekkers. Beginners can also participate in this trek if they have good physical health and proper training. 

Can beginners do Chadar Trek?

Yes, beginners can do the Chadar Trek with proper preparation and guidance. Choosing the right operator and a health checkup is important for a successful trek. You should start preparing yourself both physically and mentally for at least a month before reaching Ladakh. Moreover, you should include walking, endurance exercises, and meditation in your daily routine. 

India Snow Treks Reviews

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Siddharth
Reviewed: 17 May 2023
5.0/5
It was my first experience with thrillophilia and was my first solo trip too. I enjoyed a lot and made a hell lot of beautiful memories . Thank you 😊
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ASHUTOSH GUPTA
Reviewed: 05 Jan 2023
5.0/5
Hello I am architect Ashutosh Gupta from Lucknow, I have been to many parts of India but this gharwal trek is different, i learnt so much about myself and this place that too on new year. It's amazing, without phone and network, i didn't feel incomplete at all, I'll suggest everyone to go to kedarka... Read More
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Alshay Gajbhiye
Reviewed: 30 Dec 2022
4.0/5
Best service provided.
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Yegesh Rawat
Reviewed: 13 Apr 2023
5.0/5
It was an amazing experience with you guys .Ground team was extremely supportive and friendly .Will cherish the memories life long .
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Shubham Kamdar
Reviewed: 28 Jun 2022
4.0/5
Stay was amazing, hemtrek camp was so beautiful.
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Koustubh Gupta
Reviewed: 12 May 2023
4.0/5
Itinary of meals was different which was said on thrillophilia other than that everything was good
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