Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Places Covered : Delhi - Rishikesh - Auli - Chitrakantha - Kauri Pass - Dakhwani - Pana - Ramni - Srinagar - Delhi
Base : Rishikesh
Best Time to Visit : Mid April to Mid Octobe
Nature of Trek : Moderate
In the trek to the 4,265 meter high Kauri Pass one has a number of choices. You can start your trek at the 1,331 meter high Ghat and then follow the Curzon road. Alternatively, you can take the road that courses along the Alaknanda Valley from Chamoli to Joshimath. Just short of the town, turn right for 16 kms and you will reach the famous ski resort Auli from there it is a 24 km trek to Kauri Pass. Once you reach there you should spend some time taking in the superb view of Dunagiri(7,066 meters) among other peaks. The trek from Kauri Pass to Ghat is about 50 kms, from Auli to Kauri Pass is 24 Km and from Kauri Pass to Tapovan is 14 Kms.
The Kauri pass trek is amongst the best in the Garhwal mountains. The trail takes you through lush green fields, remote villages and virgin forests. The Gohna Tal lake is a special attraction on the route. The close range view of Mt.Nanda Devi along with numerous other peaks is the reward that awaits the trekker at top the Kauri pass !
DAY 01: DELHI - RISHIKESH (230 KMS/6 HRS)
After having breakfast morning drive towards Rishikesh passing through Haridwar,have some glimpses enroute.Upon arrival in Rishikesh.You are met & transferred to your pre-booked hotel.Evening free at leisure.Dinner & Overnight at hotel.
DAY 02: RISHIKESH - AULI (260 KMS/8-9 HRS)
After breakfast early in the morning,drive towards Auli (2750m) via most popular confluences of this region like Devprayag,Rudraprayag,Karnprayag and Nandprayag.Taking Lunch enroute.Upon arrival at Auli.Check in to your pre-booked hotel.Dinner inhouse.Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 03: AULI - CHITRAKANTHA (3310 MTS/10857 FT) 15 KMS/6-7 HRS
After taking breakfast we start trekking from Auli,There is an ultimate view of Nanda Devi Peak. While trekking, we will have enroute a glimpses of famous BUGYAL(MEADOWS) of Gorson and an entire range of Nanda devi sanctuary can be seen from here as well. Dinner in house Overnight at Tented Accommodation/Camps.
DAY 04: CHITRAKANTHA - KUARIPASS (3640 MTS) - DAKHWANI ( 3300 MTS) 14 KMS/5 HRS
After an early breakfast, start trekking towards Dakhwani through Lord Curzon Train Kauri Pass this is very interesting and adventurous. Dinner and Overnight at Tents.
DAY 05: DAKHWANI - PANA (2450 MTS/8036 FT) 14 KMS/5-6 HRS
After having an early morning breakfast, trek to Pana.We will have glimpses of lush green meadows, water falls,snow clad mountains.Dinner and overnight at Tents.
DAY 06: PANA - RAMNI (2550 MTS/8364 FT) 17 KMS/5-6 HRS
In the morning after breakfast we will trek to Ramni village. Dinner and overnight stay in tents.
DAY 07: RAMNI - GHAT (1330 MTS/4363 FT) 15 KMS TREK/4 HRS - SRINAGAR (110 KMS/03 HRS)
After having an early morning breakfast trekdown to Ghat.later proceed towards Srinagar.Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
DAY 08: SRINAGAR - RISHIKESH (100 KMS/3 1/5 HRS)
After breakfast drive down to Rishikesh. Upon arrival in Rishikesh, check into your pre-booked hotel evening free to visit Holy Ghats etc. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 09 : RISHIKESH- DELHI
After breakfast drive to Delhi . Lunch enroute. Upon arrival In Delhi,departure transferred to your desired destination (Airport /Railway station) to Board flight /Train for your onwards journey.