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Top 10 Himalayan Winter Treks

 

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    • Top 10 Himalayan Winter Treks

      For trekkers and adventure enthusiast Himalayan winter treks are much more than adventure – it the natural dose that keeps their heart racing and prepares them for more challenges. Himachal and Uttarakhand are two heavenly states crowned in the mighty Himalayan ranges that have been known for quenching adventurists thirst for more since years.

      Enthrall in these herculean treks that will challenge your stamina but at the same time will allure you with their breathtaking views and amazing sceneries. Gather your wits and prepare yourself to hike through snow clad mountains, narrow pathways, dense thickets – feast on the panoramic views and mind-blowing sunset and sunrise views that you will cherish for a life time. We bring you the best Himalayan winter treks will get you pack your bags and will give you the required push to embark on these amazing treks. 

      Here are some of the best Himalayan treks:

    • 01Chadar Trek - Frozen River Zanskar Trek - 2017

      Chadar Trek - Frozen River Zanskar Trek - 2017
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      About the Activity:

      • Ladakh has always captivated visitors with its magical charm and beauty. Be it the picturesque mountain peaks, azure lakes or the challenging trekking trails, this scenic valley is known for all. While during the summers, the region adorns the most vibrant colour of the nature, during the winters it is embraced with heavy snowfalls that cuts off the entire region from the rest of the world.
      • Nestled deep within the whirly passages of the snow-clad mountains, this frozen river also entices thousand of trekkers from different corners of the world. Popularly known as the 'Chadar Trek' due to the formation of the thick blanket of the snow, it is considered as one of the challenging as well as tricky treks in the world. 
      • When this happens, the only way to continue with the trek is to hike through the snowy rocks and boulders besides the river. 

      Temperature Range: 15 to 20 degrees (during the day) and -25 to -35 degrees (during the night)

    • 02Indrahar Pass Trek, 2016

      Indrahar Pass Trek, 2016
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      About the Destination:

      Everyone knows, Himachal Pradesh is one of the most enthralling and adventurous destinations in the whole country, and there is no doubt about it! Sitting gracefully in the lap of the mighty Himalayas, this state is the home to several high mountain passes, peaks and gushing rivers.

      Indrahar Pass, perched at a towering height of 4,324ft above the sea level is one such mountain pass that entices trekkers from across the globe. Located in the Dhauladhar Range of the mighty Himalayas, this pass is also popular among the tourist due to the close proximity with Dharamshala.

      About the Departure with Details:

      Originating from McLeod Ganj, this short, yet enthralling journey will take you through the scenic marvels and opulent beauty of the Himalayan Ranges. Passing mostly through the Dhauladhar Range of the Himalayas, the trek gets over within 4 days and offers ample of challenges and difficulties.

      In addition to explore and discover the natural beauty and the fascinating charm of the high Indrahar Pass, the trekkers will also get to explore and enjoy camping around the Lahesh Caves on their way. The panoramic views of Dhauladhar and other Himalayan peaks are the add-ons of this astounding trek.

      Meal Types: Vegetarian

      Activities: Trekking, Camping, Cave Exploration

      Duration: 3N/4D

      Highest Altitude: 14,245ft

      Total Trekking Distance: 35km

      Difficulty Level: Moderate to Challenging

    • 03Dusshera Special Trek to Nag Tibba in Uttarakhand

      Dusshera Special Trek to Nag Tibba in Uttarakhand
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      About the Activity: 
      • Fixed departure: October 8, 2016
      • Embark on this adventurous trek to Nag Tibba, located amidst the gigantic Himalayas in the Jaunpur Ranges of Uttarakhand.
      • The tour will start from Dehradun Railway Station on October 8th and during the course of three days, the tour will pass through Pantwari and involves trek to Nag Tibba Temple, Nag Tibba summit and return.
      • The total trekking distance over the course of three days will be approximately 16 km.
      • The tour includes transport to and from Dehradun, all the necessary trekking equipment, accommodation in camps and all vegetarian meals.
    • 04Kasol and Kheerganga Trek from Delhi

      Kasol and Kheerganga Trek from Delhi
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      About the Activity:
      • Fixed departure: 12-08-2016
      • Come and join this Kasol- Kheergaga trek trip for 3 days and 2 nights where you can rediscover yourself in the very relaxing sight of the Himalayas.
      • Kheerganga in Parvati valley of Himachal Pradesh offers a mystical journey into the woods and is one of the gifted abode for natural sulphur hot water springs.
      • From the valley you can behold the incomparable beauty of Parvati River and the glacier of Lahaul Spiti.
      • The trek unveils some favourite tourist destinations en route like a Shiv Temple, Rudra Naag Waterfall and a lot of interesting rock formations. 
      • Find this trip more energetic and enthusiastic with a bath in the hot springs that will let you shed away all your pains and sorrows.

    • 05Roopkund Trek, Uttaranchal 2016

      Roopkund Trek, Uttaranchal 2016
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      About the Destinations:

      A trek to Mystery Lake of Uttarakhand i.e. Roopkund Lake is a must-do for an avid trekker! Battling several adversities common to the Himalayas, this water body perched in the laps of the snow clad Mt. Trishul is situated at an altitude of 16,499ft.

      Most attractive for the human skeletons lying at the bottom of the lake, which are distinctly visible when the snow melts, the lake is swarmed by plenitude of visitors.

      The route along this trek is a fascinating journey of discovering the most pristine of Himalayan contribution of oak and blooming rhododendron forests. A moderate trek, the trek trails through mountainous rivers, enthralling ridges, lush forests and scenic meadows.

      Roopkund Trek Altitude: 5,029m


    • 06Snow Trek to Deoria Tal and Chandrashila Peak, Uttarakhand 2016

      Snow Trek to Deoria Tal and Chandrashila Peak, Uttarakhand 2016
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      About The Destination:

      To be spellbound by the natural splendour of the Garhwal Himalayas, take a snow trek to Chopta, Deoria Tal and Chandrashila Peak, that offers you the best of trekking in Uttarakhand. Not only will you get a chance to surpass breathtaking pastures laden with snow, anyone can take this trek due to the easy terrains and comfortable trails. The first bit of the trek comprises a walk up to Deoria Tal Lake at 2438m surrounded by dense thickets all around. This trail does not comprise of much snow which explains the easy start to the trek. The sight of the lake reflecting the mighty Chaukhamba Peak, located nearby, is a vision worth marveling at.

      The next bit of the trail is the hike up to Chopta peak laden with beautiful blankets of snow in winter. Upon arriving at Chopta peak, marvel at the expanse of snow surrounding the environs. Due to the snow conditions, either camps will be set up or arrangements will be made in some homestays dotting the area. There is also the trek to Tungnath temple at 3680m, known to be the highest Shiva shrine in the world. This trail offers magnificent views of Bandarpoonch, Kedar and Chaukhamba peaks. After a 1km long trek from Tungnath is the top of Chandrashila peak at 4000m that gives a panoramic visual on the gorgeous valleys and snow-peaked mountains around.

      Adding to the serenity of this expedition is the experience of residing in the charming lodges in Kund that overlooks the Mandakini river under the Kedar peak. 

    • 07Har Ki Doon Trek Via Jaundhar Glacier, Uttarakhand 2016

      Har Ki Doon Trek Via Jaundhar Glacier, Uttarakhand 2016
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      About the Destinations:

      Nestled away in the heart of a cradle shaped valley, the trek to Har Ki Doon valley is known to be one of the most stunning and picturesque treks in Uttarakhand Embraced with scenic alpine meadows and striking greeneries, the beauty and splendour of this portion of the Garhwal Himalayas is credited by snow clad peaks, panoramic views of the Himalayan Range, gurgling rivulets and much more.

      Locally known as the 'Valley of Gods', trekking through this eternal meadow is one of the best experiences and is rewarded with mesmerising views of the glaciers, mountain ridges, ancient temples, appealing caves and high altitude villages. According to the legends, Har Ki Doon valley shares its history with the age of the Mahabharata and holds an important place in the Hindu mythology.

    • 08Kedarkantha Trekking, Uttarakhand 2016

      Kedarkantha Trekking, Uttarakhand 2016
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      About the Destination:

      Situated in the Garhwal Himalayas, Kedarkantha trekking in Uttarakhand is an amazing experience for those who enjoying spending time in nature. One of the often visited locations, the area’s natural beauty is complemented with quaint hamlets, unending lush green meadows, and some terrific sights of the towering Himalayan peaks.

      The snaking trail to the 3,850m tall summit goes through Govind National Park, which offers an exclusive glance of the Himalayan flora and fauna. With views of peaks like the Swargarohini, Banderpooch, Black, and Ranglana, the highlight of the trail is undoubtedly sunsets against the backdrop of impressive snow-capped mountains.

      Altitude: 3,850m

      Temperature Range: -5 to 20 degrees celsius

      Total trekking distance: 36km


    • 09Hampta Pass Trek, Manali 2016

      Hampta Pass Trek, Manali 2016
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      About the Activity:

      Discovering the unique landscape on the Manali side of Himachal Pradesh with the Hampta Pass trekking is like a dream to reality experience. A rich, diverse canvas with resplendent flora and fauna, the trail goes through a picturesque setting of lush green forests, meadows, and also throws glimpses of barren lands.

      An integral part of Manali’s topography, which is the India’s favourite adventure zone, this trek is voted amongst the easiest of trails and most attractive to beginners. An exciting activity, being around Hampta Pass opens a whole new beautiful world. Coupled with a stop over at the eerie and placid Chandra Tal, this journey is replete with adventure and scenic moments.

      Altitude: 14,100ft

      Temperature Range: 0 - 20 degrees Celsius

      Total Trekking Distance: Approx. 34 kms.



    • 10Kuari Pass Trek 2016, Uttarakhand

      Kuari Pass Trek 2016, Uttarakhand
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      About the Destinations: 

      Kuari Pass is situated in Garhwal Himalayas. used extensively by the local shepherds, exploring this route is one of the richest manners to get a full view of the splendid Himalayas. Their imposing and scenic presence can be witnessed from atop Kuari, which literally means “a getaway”.

      Originating in Joshimath, a meeting point for many a religious pilgrimage, the path gives you a brief stopover at Devaprayag, before it gradually ascends to take you to heights that end with a mesmerising view of the Nanda Devi summit in all its glory. Replete with tributaries of the Ganges, dense mountain forests, and a fleeting interaction with local life, Kuari Pass trekking can be best enjoyed during winter months.

      Total Trekking Distance: 33km


    • 1110 Days/9 Nights Goecha La Trekking in Sikkim , 2016

      10 Days/9 Nights Goecha La Trekking in Sikkim , 2016
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      About the Destinations: 

      If you want to live a Himalayan trekking experience to the fullest, attempt the Goecha la Trekking in Sikkim. For, it takes you on a fulfilling and rich journey that has you capture the Himalayan framework like no other trek. Originating from the historic Yuksom settlement (1,780m), the trail ascends to pass through really old rhododendron forests to land at clearings formed by high altitude alpine meadows.

      With the incredible view of the Kangchanjunga, the highlight of this experience is the Goechala Pass (4,940m) from where the second tallest Himalayan peak seems just an arm’s distance away.

      Just right for a seasoned trekker, the Goechala trek in Sikkim puts forth challenges of subtropical bamboo forests, luxuriant ferns, and dense forests of oak to eventually open vistas that provide uninterrupted views of the Kanchenjunga.