Top Treks to do in Uttarkhand

Trekking is such a thing that completely refreshes your heart and your mind, and gives you a new path and new thinking in your life.If you are fond of trekking and you love camping in the mountains, then you must try treks in Uttarakhand.

Even though Kashmir is called heaven on earth, Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand is also no less than a heaven in terms of natural beauty. The magic of Himalayan hills present in Uttarakhand attracts everyone towards it. There are many options for those who like adventure in the snow-capped hills of Garhwal and Kumaon region. You can go here for trekking ,camping or just sit alone in a calm environment and spend a relaxing moment. In such a situation, if you are also fond of adventure travel, then do not forget to visit treks of Uttarakhand.

Kedarkantha Trek

Kedarkantha trek is one of the most popular treks in Uttarakhand where a variety of beauty is found. This trek is considered to be one of the most famous winter treks in India. One of the main reasons for starting the? Kedar kantha trek is the climbing of this trek. The climbing of this trek is popular among the people, while doing this trek one can see the peaks and snow-capped peaks.

This scene is so beautiful that it can’t be described in words, you’ve got to experience it yourself. The kedarKantha gives a 360 degree view of the snow capped mountains and forest. The campsite of it’s trek offers the best view of sunset which will be becomes steeper and more difficult. But coming closer to the upper Himalayas, the view is as if the world has changed.

  • Region: Govind Wildlife sanctuary Uttarakhand
  • Height:  12,500 ft
  • Trekking time:  6 days
  • Best time for trekking: October to June

Chopta Chandrashila Trek

Another fascinating trek in Uttarakhand is Chandrashila, where you can feel the beauty and grandeur of the Himalayan peak up close. If you want to experience adventure along with religious journeys, then you must definitely  go on the trek to Chandrashila. The starting point of this trek is Chopta village. Its special feature is that this trek is open throughout the year and it is the lightest trek in Himalayan region of Uttarakhand. Through this trek, you can reach the highest Shiva temple in the world.

  • Region: Chopta, Uttarakhand
  • Height:  13,123 ft
  • Trekking time:  4 days
  • Best time for trekking:  Mid April to November

Valley of Flowers Trek

The Valley of Flowers trek is present in Uttarakhand and this trek comes in beautiful trekking spots. The Valley Of Flower trek in Uttarakhand takes you to the UNESCO world Heritage site and the Sikh pilgrimage site of Hemkund Site.

Region: Garhwal Himalaya

Height:  12,000 ft

Trekking time:  Approx 7-8 days

Best time for trekking:   Mid July and August

Nag Tibba Trek

Nag Tibba trek derives its name from the name of ‘NAG DEVTA’ and Nag Tibba trek may be a great destination for adventure lovers from everywhere the planet.also, here you can get a 100 degree view of the snow-capped Himalayan ranges like Swargarohini, Bandarpunch, Kala Nag, Shrikhand Mahadev and Gangotri. You can also see the Kedarnath peak, Doon valley and the snowy peaks of Changbang in the north.

  • Region: Pantwari, Uttarakhand
  • Height: 9,920 ft
  • Trekking time: 2 days
  • Best time for trekking: September-December and March- June

Har ki Dun Trek

If you are in search of such a trekking route where you can easily experience the inaccessible hills of the Himalayas, then you can choose the Dun trek of Hur in Uttarakhand. This trekking route is filled with beautiful valleys, Glacier-covered snow mountains and innumerable Himalayan flora.

Har ki Dun is such a special trek form that even experienced trekkers can complete it.The Har ki doon trek takes you thru pristine villages, serene glaciers, alpine meadows and lush green forests. Har Ki Dun is famous as one of the oldest trekking tails in India. On the way you’ll get to ascertain deer, boar and bears.

  • Region:  Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand
  • Height: 11,700 ft
  • Trekking time: Approx 7 days
  • Best  time for trekking:  March to June, September to December

Brahmatal Trek

Out of all the treks to be done during winters, Brahmtal is the most awesome trekking.? The real beauty of this trek is the enchanting views of the snow-capped Himalayan ranges. This trek is best for beginners.

  • Region: Moderate
  • Height: 12,250 ft
  • Trekking time: Approx 6 days

Best  time for trekking: December to February

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