PINDARI GLACIER - TREKKING IN KUMAON
HIMALAYAS - SCENIC TREKS
Takeover fron airport and shift to hotel. Have rest and if you are reaching
in day-you can use evening for visiting central Delhi.
Day 2 and 3 :
Delh to Kathgodam
We depart by air conditioned coach of RANIKHET EXPRESS which reaches early
morning at KATHGODAM. Our jeep is ready to take us further deep into
mountains. We reach LOHARKHET (1750 M /5775 FT)
Loharkhet - Dhakuri (2680 M / 8844 FT)
It is an 11 km trek today that takes you down into the depths of the valley
and then a fair climb to Dhakuri. Overnight is tents / resthouse.
Day 5: Dhakuri
- Khati (2210 M / 7293 FT)
This is an 8 km trek; Khati is the largest village on this route and is on
the banks of the Pinder Ganga. The people here are extremely hospitable and
legend has it that they are the descendents of the race who provided shelter
to the Pandavas during their exile. Overnight in Tents / Village huts.
Day 6: KHATI -
Dwali (2575 M/8498 FT)
The trekking distance today is 11 km (5-6 hrs) with the roar of the Pinder
Ganga not too far off. Along the way there are many a waterfalls and log
bridges to be crossed. Overnight in tents / resthouse.
Day 7: Dwali
Phurkia (3206 M/14300 FT)
A short 5 km trek takes you to Phurkia. The barren icy peaks seem to be your
only companions for the day. Overnight in tent / resthouse
Phurkia - Pindari Glacier (3900 M/12870 FT)
Today is an early start as it is a 7 km trek each way. Touch zero point from
where the Pindari glacier can be viewed in all its magnificence. The pinder
valley is also prominent with its patches of lush greenery over the stark
white landscape. Return to Phurkia.
Day 9: Purkhia-
Its time to go back and the 5 km trek will take about 3 hrs. Overnight in
tents / resthouse.
Day 10: Dwali -
Today's 11 km trek will take 4-5 hrs. Exploring Khati is a good idea as it
has some beautiful sights to offer. Overnight in tents / resthouse.
The trips coming to an end. 8 km of trek (3-4 hrs).
Dhakuri - Loharkhet - Song
Trek all the way to song today 13 km, The trek has come to an end.
Day 13: Song to
Kathgodam - Treval by Jeep.
We reach early morning at Delhi.
Day 14 :
Have rest and planning of departure for aiport time to catch flight for