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About the Activity:

  • Embark in this exciting 7 days 6 night trekking expedition in Vasuki taal and Meru Glacier and witness the amazing beauty of this region.
  • Start trekking towards Bhojwassa via Chirbasa (3600mt), from Gangotri move along the Chirbasa.
  • Trek through the Bhagirathi River and beyond Chirbasa where the terrain becomes very barren.
  • Continue trekking further to Bhojwassa and pass through the dense forest and arrive the campsite down the river.
  • Enjoy the mesmerizing view of the Bhagirathi group of peaks and then continue trekking to Gomukh (3890mt) where the water of Ganga trickles down.
  • Explore the nearby places and then continue trekking to the 
  • Early in the Morning enjoy the panoramic view of Bhagirathi group of peaks. 
  • After breakfast trek to Gomukh (3890mt), the source of the Ganges. Gomukh is where the water of Ganga trickles down from the glaciers.
  • Explore the area and trek to Tapovan, one of the finest high altitude alpine meadows in the area. The trek from Gomukh to Tapovan is ascent steep, and the view of the surrounding peaks becomes clearer.
  • Enjoy the Chaturangi Glacier to reach Vasuki Tal, a beautiful base for Mt Satopanth and Mt Vasuki Parbat with a small lake.
  • Early morning enjoy the sunrise on high peaks and after trek down to Cheerwasa.
  • From Cheerwasa trek down to Gangotri before ending this trip.

Itinerary

  • Day 1 -

    Gangotri (3048 mts/10000 ft) - Bhojwassa (3792 mts/12440 ft) 14 kms trek/5-6 hrs)

    Start your trek towards Bhojwassa via Chirbasa (3600mt).

    From Gangotri in Uttarkashi District you will move along the beaten track towards Chirbasa, which is on tree line.

    Trek through the roaring Bhagirathi River.

    From Chirbasa we trek further to Bhojwassa, the entire trail passes through dense forest.

    Arrive Bhojwassa there is a small temple and a potential campsite near down the river.

    Experience the excellent sunset on Bhagirathi group of peaks.

  • Day 2 -

    Rest & Acclamatization

    Enjoy this day by making yourself comfortable with the surrounding.

    Explore the nearby places and then devour in a wonderful dinner.

    Overnight at Bhojwassa.

  • Day 3 -

    Bhojwassa - Gomukh (3890 mts/12760 ft) - Tapovan (4463 mts / 14640 ft) - 13 Kms

    Early in the Morning enjoy the panoramic view of Bhagirathi group of peaks.

    After breakfast trek to Gomukh (3890mt), the source of the Ganges.

    Explore the area and trek to Tapovan, one of the finest high altitude alpine meadows in the area.

    The trek from Gomukh to Tapovan is ascent steep, and as we climb, the view of the surrounding peaks becomes clearer.

    Enjoy the sight of the herds of Bharal (blue mountain goats) are a common sight from here on mountain ridges. On the far side of the glacier the Bhagirathi I, II, III (6454mt), provide an equally impressive backdrop.

    Arrive Tapovan and camp.

    Dinner and overnight stay in camp.

  • Day 4 -

    Tapovan – Meru Glacier - Nandanvan (4340 mts/14235/Trek 4-5 hrs)

    Start this trek early to the great Meru Glacier.

    After a brief halt to explore Meru Glacier, we trace back to Nandanvan via Gomukh glacier.

    The route from Tapovan leads from the upper section of the meadow till down and onto the glacier.

    From Gomukh turn towards Nandanvan (4340m) and steering on right one will be on top of the Gangotri glacier.

    Explore the huge crevasses gaped here and there.

    After a walking for about a kilometer there is a vertical ascent.

    Dinner and overnight stay in tents.

  • Day 5 -

    Nandanvan - Vasuki Tal (4880 m/16000 ft) Trek (12 kms / 4-5 hrs) - Nandanvan

    Start from the morning trek along with Chaturangi Glacier to reach Vasuki Tal, a beautiful base for Mt Satopanth and Mt Vasuki Parbat with a small lake.

    The trek is steady upward.

    Arrive in 5-6 hours and overnight stay in tents.

    After Exploring the area, trek back to Nandanvan.

  • Day 6 -

    Nandanvan - Cheerwasa (Trek 6-7 hrs)

    Early morning enjoy the sunrise on high peaks.

    After breakfast trek down to Cheerwasa.

    Arrive Cheerwasa and camp.

    Dinner and overnight stay at the camp.

  • Day 7 -

    Cheerwasa - Gangotri (Trek 3-4 hrs)

    After breakfast get ready for trek down to Gangotri.

    End of tour.

Stay

    7
  • Accommodation in tents and camps

Meal

    7
  • Dinner Included

Activity

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  • Trekking
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  • Sightseeing

Things To Carry

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  • Woollen clothes
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  • Woollen cap
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  • Jackets
  • 7
  • Wind-cheater
  • 7
  • Socks(4 pairs)
  • 7
  • Thermal wear(1-2 pairs)
  • 7
  • Trekking shoes
  • 7
  • Snow gloves/normal gloves
  • 7
  • Sun glasses/goggles
  • 7
  • Lunch box, water bottle, spoon
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  • Sun-cream lotion.
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  • Personal medication
  • 7
  • Raincoat
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  • Torch and batteries
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  • Ruck Sack bag

Tour Type

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  • This is a group tour

Cancellation Policy

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  • If any cancellations are made before the start date of the trip, 100% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
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  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.

Refund Policy

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  • No Refund

Confirmation Policy

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  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking and a full refund will be processed.

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    Girish Kumar (Bikat Adventures)
    Girish Kumar (Bikat Adventures)
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