Best Eco Lodges Tours in Uttarakhand
About the Activity:Get swept away into a floral fairy tale world. A trek to Valley of Flowers greets with an array of colourful blossoms and charming network of streams lacing dewy meadows. The backdrop of snow kissed mountains further adds to the charm. Huddled in the celestial like West Himalaya, Uttarakhand, the trek to this destination opens up around 300 types of endemic alpine flowers and a rich range of flora.
A nature lover's paradise, Uttarakhand allures with a dramatic landscape of quaint lakes, meandering rivers, lofty mountains and rising peaks of Hilamlayas. The serene atmosphere further lends in a distinct character.
Lolling over a good 87.5 square kilometres, the area was declared a national park in 1982. Heralded as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the entire valley comes alive when the snow melts. Over here, you will also come across endangered species as such as Asiatic black bear, snow leopard, brown bear and also the blue sheep. At 3600 meters above the sea level, the Valley of Flowers makes for an engaging trekking destination.
A tranquil lodge designed purely for the wildlife enthusiast and the nature lover. The lodge is isolated right next to the reserve forest. The reserve forest is the home to more than 50 species of trees, 250 species of birds and numerous animals. Everyday would be an experience in its own, be it the early chirruping of birds that seem obsolete in the humdrum of city life.Rhea safari lodge has 04 Luxurious Wooden Machan to give you full view of reserve forest, its rich flora & fauna and 04 Luxurious Cottages with thatched roof and wooden work to give the authentic feel of village. Each cottages has its own private garden ideal for private game viewing as well as relaxing, reading and soaking in the warmth and vibrancy of natural surroundings, combined with an intimacy and seclusion makes this an ideal jungle lodge for friends, families and small groups.Activity: Jungle Jeep SafariInclusions:* Morning & Evening Tea with cookies* All Meals* Guided Trek/Lantern walk in the evening* Bonfire in the evening
About the Destination:Deoria Tal Chandrashila Trek with Chopta is a short trek up to the most spellbinding peaks in Garhwal district. The first bit of this trekking journey takes one to Deoria Tal where one can relish the charming beauty of its lake standing at 2438m. It is from the Chaukhamba Peak where one can capture gorgeous views of the Deoria Tal Lake and its mirror-like waters.The trail leading to Chopta is enveloped in lush green meadows nestled in the lap of the Himalayas. This trail leads one to the Tungnath temple, which stands tall at 3680m and is regarded the highest Shiva shrine in the world. Apart from the exotic flora and fauna caught along the way, one can also feast their eyes with sights of several majestic peaks namely the Bandarpoonch, Kedar and Chaukhamba. After a kilometer-long walk from Tungnath, arrive at the summit of Chandrashila peak at about 4000m. The spectacle offered here comprising of snow-capped peaks and the undulating valleys surrounding the area make this trek well worth it.There is also the additional experience of lodging at the Himalayan Eco Lodges and Camps at Kund which forms the base for the Deoria Tal and Chandrashila trek and overlooks the Mandakini River gushing below the Kedar peak.About the Trek:A five-day Deoria Tal Chandrashila trek is inviting you to revel in the utmost beauty held by one of the beautiful lakes in the Himalayas as well as the mighty peaks protecting the valleys and villages. The exciting trek starts after you reach Haridwar from where you will be going to Sari passing by the views of the Ganga and Alakananda Rivers and the pilgrim centres of Rishikesh, Devprayag and Rudraprayag will surely let you feel holy. The Mandakini valley you come across before reaching Kund would have many surprises prior to you settling down near the river at the campsite at Sari.A very enthusiastic yet moderate trek to Deoria Tal may let you witness the quaint hamlets and the temple of Ukhimath and later you need to cross many thickets enriched by the presence of abundant bird species and gradual ascents. Deoria Tal will never disappoint you in terms of the camping and the views from the lake. Chopta fills the post of upcoming destination during the trek. To arrive Chopta, one will have to conquer the not so friendly rhododendron forests.Tungnath Temple and Chandrashila Peak located at a height of about 4000 meters will be calling you to reach them after beholding the mesmerizing views of hued meadows and pastures. From the top of Chandrashila, get enchanted by the peaks of Nanda Devi, Trishul, Chaukhamba. Following by the time at the peak top, return journey to Haridwar will be ready.Deoria Tal Chandrashila Trek Highlights:- Get bewitched by the sections of dense forests, moss-covered trails and pastures enveloping the beautiful villages on this trek. Camp in the middle of the thickets watching the multi coloured meadows.- Feel enthralled while watching the different birds and take photographs of them. For birders, Deoria Tal is a haven.- The summit climb is the major highlight that is ready with the views of Western and Eastern Uttarakhand and from the top, we will feel like highly blessed.Quick Facts:Temperature: Day: 8°C-15°C and Night: -5°C-3°CTrekking Distance: 30kmMaximum Altitude: 12,083 ftDifficulty Level: Moderate Railway Station: Haridwar is the nearest railway station Airport: Jolly Grant Airport, DehradunBase Camp: Sari Village (7-8 hrs drive from Haridwar)ATM: Ukhimath has the last ATM point 13 km before Sari
About the Activity:If you are planning for some team outing, this tour is the perfect fit for you.Embark in this exciting 2 days 1 nights outing with your team at Eco Lodge in New Tehri.Start this exciting trip after reaching the tour locality and get started for the day.Make your bonds stronger with your team with some team building activities and fun games.Indulge in activities like valley crossing, 2 lawns and jumaring. Feel the thrill as you try some rock climbing and rappelling through the rocks.This team outing will definitely help you in working together as a team and finding solutions to problem together.Enjoy trekking through the serene nature along with your team.Also have fun playing some indoor games like cards, chess and carom.Dance to the beats played by the DJ and enjoy a fabulous barbecue.Make your evening special with a bonfire and music.End this fun filled tour with lots of memories.
About the Activity:Valley of Flowers is a World Heritage Site well acknowledged by avid trekkers and nature lovers. Trek to this valley has tremendous admirers.If you would like to be one among them, then choose this 6 day trekking to the valley with some of the ardent lovers of trekking.Arrive at Haridwar in the morning to capture the pleasant views of the famous Nanda Devi Biosphere, the national park in the far interiors of Garhwal Himalayas (Uttarakhand) that is spread over 87.5 sq. kms. Valley of Flowers is situated here.Along with the thick blanket of rare flowers of different colours, this valley is a home to many rare and endangered species of animals like Asiatic black bear, brown bear, snow leopard, blue sheep and more.On your tour of Valley of Flowers, you will come across the high altitudes and also make your way to visit Hemakund Sahib.The flowers will start appearing just after the melting of the snow cover and the main flowers found are Brahmakamal, Blue Poppy, Cobra Lily Anemone, Geranium, Marsh Marigold, Prinula etc.Embrace the nature here enhanced by plenty of waterfalls, glaciers, towering mountains, big rivers and quaint villages.The package includes food, accommodation in hotels or lodges and transportation during the whole trip.There are two variants available: 1) tented accommodation without transport and 2) tented accommodation with transportThe short itinerary is as follows:Day 01: Haridwar - Auli (2450m) (Drive / 280 Kms / 8 - 9 Hrs)Day 02: Auli (2450m) - Govindghat - Ghangaria (3050m) (Drive / 1 Hr) (Trek / 4 - 5 Hrs)Day 03: Ghangaria (3050m) - Valley Of Flowers (3600m) - Ghangaria (3050m) (Trek / 4 - 5 Hrs)Day 04:Option 1: Ghangaria (3050m) - Hemkund Sahib (4329m) - Ghangaria (3050m) (Trek / 6 - 7 Hrs) Option 2: Ghangaria (3050m) - Valley Of Flowers (3600m) - Ghangaria (3050m) (Trek / 4 - 5 Hrs) Day 05: Ghangaria - Govindghat - Badrinath - Auli (Trek / 3 - 4 Hrs)(Drive / 4 Hrs)Day 06: Auli - Haridwar (Drive / 280 Kms / 8 - 9 Hrs)
About the Activity:
Experience a fun stay at the Himalayan Eco Lodges in Auli ; nestled
in the lap of the snow-capped peaks of Garhwal Himalayas in the Chamoli
District of Uttarakhand. While Skiing is what put Auli in the international tourist map,
there is so much more to this unique place and you can spend time indulging in
this activity. Come to Auli for the quintessential Himalayan experience of
towering peaks, rich and unique flora and fauna of the Nanda Devi Sanctuary Spend a day in sightseeing; enjoy the Valley of Flowers, and revel
in the spiritual significance of Badrinath & Hemkund Sahib.Activities: Bonfire
About the Activity:Bring home some
cherish-able memories captured at one of the most famous and mostly visited
national parks in India, Rajaji National Park in Dehradun.Get a 2 day trip to this
amusing landscape which is the haven for tigers as well as many other wild
species. Enjoy the challenging stay in the cottages inside along with an
exciting jungle safari. Start the trip from
Vaishali after getting picked up by 08:00 am and you will reach the park by
afternoon. Afterwards, you can indulge in jungle safari depending on the
weather conditions, post lunch.Enjoy spending time
amidst the green nature waiting to spot the leaders of the forest here in the
park.Wind up the tour the next morning post breakfast and return to Delhi.
About the Activity:Fixed Departure: August 12, 2016Embark on this adventurous 4 days and 3 nights tour to Chakrata, a cantonment town situated in the district of Dehradun, amidst the picturesque jungle and snow-clad mountains. Start your trip from Delhi and travel overnight to reach this beautiful town the next morning. After reaching, enjoy the warm and delicious breakfast after checking in to your room and relax for sometime. This amazing trip to Chakrata includes the visit to highest waterfall in Uttarakhand, Tiger Falls, followed by trip to a small plateau called Chirmiri, famous for its sunset view, located just 4 kms from Chakrata town; trek to Budher, where you will witness the beautiful limestone caves, and concluding your sightseeing by paying a visit to Deoban, a beautiful dense forest of covered with Deodar trees.The tour includes accommodation, breakfast and dinner and complete transport.The trip ends with arrival in Delhi on Day 4.
About the Destinations:
Get away from the hustle and bustle of city-life and experience a trek to Bagini Glacier that will bring you close to exotic locations and landscapes. Breathe in fresh air, take long walks in the forests, feel the cool breeze swaying the fields and live the life like never before. A popular destination for adventure seekers world over, this trek is amongst the most sought after.
Situated in the Garhwal Himalayas, this Bagini Glacier trek also takes you through villages that are still untouched by city cultures. Moreover, camp stays, plantation walks and other delights within the trek will keep you soaked with fun and excitement.
Located in the lush green Mandakini valley, the Himalayan Eco
Lodge in Kund is one of the most spectacular locations for a fun-filled
holiday. The life giving waters of the mystical Mandakini cut a wide swath
through valley, washing over rocks and boulders on their relentless journey to
meet the Alakhnanda at Rudraprayag. From the lodge one gets a wonderful view of the snow clad Kedar
peak that forms the backdrop of the Kedarnath Activities: Camping, Trekking
About the Destination:Gomukh Tapovan Trek is considered as one of the most exciting and thrilling treks. Resembling the mouth of a cow, the Gomukh Glacier is one of the main water sources of the holy Ganges. Around the glacier, one can also view the peaks of Gangotri Group - Shivling, Thalay Sagar, Meru, and Bhagirathi III. In addition to its mesmerising beauty and appeal, it is also an important pilgrimage site for the Hindus and a dip in its water is considered as a sacred ritual. On the other hand, Tapovan is located at the foothills of the Shivling Peak and is considered as a challenging route for the trekkers. Reaching a height of around 14,640ft, it is often thronged by the sadhus. This thrilling Gomukh Tapovan Trek takes you through some of the untouched places of the region. Marvel at the sight of the amazing beauty of the region as you keep continuing your trek. The sight of the Bhagirathi sisters glistening in the moonlight from Bhojbasa will make you stare at it for long. The trekking trail typically has steady inclines and level walks. Trek for another 20-30 minutes and you will see another stream gushing below a makeshift bridge. You get clear perspectives of the Bhagirathi crests from Chirbasa. Additionally unmistakable out there is the mouth of the glacier. Your trek to Gomukh Tapovan will be one of the most memorable treks for you. About the Trek:Within the 6 days of this Gangotri Gomukh Tapovan trek, one can marvel at the beauty of the Gomukh glacier, which forms one of the main sources of water for river Ganges. Along with your way to the peak, you can also visit several other attractions as well. This includes some of the popular and stunning pilgrimage sites in the area. The caves and huts housing ascetics at Tapovan are also quite inspiring. You will start the trek after reaching Rishikesh.Uttarkashi to Gangotri will let you watch many holy rivers and landscapes which are the prominent attractions coming along with you. This trek will let you observe the magnificent beauty of Bhojwassa after you cover the well-laid paths leading to the region. The steep climbs leading to the high altitude meadows are conquered by many people before and you are also invited to catch the glimpses of the major towers in the Himalayan Ranges spreading across the region very closely by staying at the velvet type grasslands.Witnessing the beauty of the stunning views of the Bhagirathi group of peaks, you will continue trekking to Gomukh and then towards Tapovan. Get a chance to witness the flora and fauna of the region as you keep continuing your trek on the seventh and eighth day. Conclude the trip after six days with precious memories created at the stunning locations. Gomukh Tapovan Trek Highlights:- Enjoy camping at a high summit and the clear night sky under the billions of stars. Also, enjoy a small bonfire with your friends.- Get a chance to witness the rare flora and fauna of this region as you continue your trek.- Catch the glimpses of magnificent Bhagirathi peaks from Chirbasa. Also visible in the distance is the mouth of the Gaumukh glacier.- During your trek you will also trek through Chota Jhandidar and Bada Jhandidar.- The snow-capped mountain and the distant valleys will definitely make you wish to come back here once again.- Trek to Bhojwassa which is studded with trees and is mostly barren and often compared to the Arctic Tundra region.- Also, get a chance to visit Kriti and Meru glacier during your trek.Quick Facts:Temperature: Day: 12°C-17°C and Night: 2°C-7°C 12. Can drop to -2°C--3°C at TapovanMaximum Altitude: 14638 ftDifficulty Level: Moderate-DifficultATM: Uttarkashi has the last ATM point before your trek begins.
the Activity: A Stay at the Himalayan Eco
Lodges guarantees plenty of Pine forest
all around with distant views of the valleys of Tehri Garhwal. The day begins early in the morning with a stunning sunrise from
behind the peaks. With the colours changing by the minute, this is a sight well
worth getting up early for!! The place is ideal for long walks and a nature walk warms one for
the breakfast to follow. The restaurant itself has stunning views of the
scenery around and one can partake of their breakfast in the outdoors also. For those who prefer to curl up with a book, there are numerous
spaces including the balconies, large natural spaces or one can take a short
walk into the pine forests to spend a few hours by themselves. You could also set off for a beautiful drive to Kanatal and Dhanaulti
where you could explore the thick forests around Kanatal or visit the potato
farms and the Eco Park in Dhanaulti . Activities: Trekking
About the Destination:
Discovered in 1931 by a group of mountaineers on their return journey, the Valley of Flowers is truly a paradise for the trek fanatics. A flat stretch of colourful meadow in the lap of the Himalayas, it is the home to some of the rare and exotic flowers, orchids and seasonal delights.
Spreading around 88km, it attains a height of 3,600m. The Valley of Flowers tour is considered as an easy gradient and is thronged by trekkers from all over the world. The mesmeric beauty and the essence of the Himalayan range has gained Valley of Flowers the stature of being a UNESCO World Heritage Site.