Area: Garhwal Himalayas
Duration: 11 Days\10 Nights
Roopkund is situated in Chamoli district of Garhwal. The road head for roopkund is lohajung 155km from Almora, 217km from nainital and 235km from Kathgodam. Roopkund situated at a height of 5029m in the lap of Trishuli massif. This area is usually called is the �mystery lake�, since human skeletons and remains of horses from the poleolithic age were found here.
Day 01: Delhi - Haridwar (200Kms / 05hrs)
In the morning, we will drive to Haridwar. Haridwar is the gateway to the four pilgrimages in the Uttrakhand region and is located on the foothills of Shivaliks. It is on the banks of River Ganges. The city acquires a unique charm in the evening when the ghats become breathtakingly beautiful with thousands of Diyas and Marigold floating in the waters of Ganges. We visit various places like Mansa Devi temple, Sapt Rishi, Daksha Mahadev temple etc. In the evening we will visit Har Ki Pauri again. In the evening a Maha Aarti is performed on this ghat. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Haridwar - Mundoli (285 kms / 10 hrs )
After an early breakfast Drive to the small hamlet of Mundoli (2134m), Lunch enroute to Mudoli, We arrive Mudoli where the trek begins. Dinner and Overnight in Guest House / Tents.
Day 03: Mundoli - Bekhal Tal (8 Kms / 5-7 hrs walking)
Post breakfast begin the trek with packed lunch, Cross the Lahjung pass ( 2250m ) and continue to Bekhal Tal- a small lake amidst picturesque surroundings. Dinner and Overnight stay at the Camp.
Day 04: Bekhal Tal - Wan ( 10 Kms / 6-8 hrs walking )
Post breakfast Continue the trek with packed lunch to Wan village. The trail takes you via another small lake- Brahm Tal. Dinner and Overnight stay at the Camp / Guest house at Wan.( 2340m ).
Day 05: Wan - Bedni Bugyal
Post breakfast begin the uphill trek and reach the 'Bugyals' (high altitude meadows) of Bedini ( 3354m )- a beautiful location with magnificent view of the surrounding mountains. Lunch enroute Dinner and Overnight at the Camp.
Day 06: Bedni - Baguabasa ( 7 Kms / 3-4 hrs walking )
Post breakfast trek through the undulating grasslands to reach Baguabasa (3380m). Lunch enroute. Dinner and Overnight stay at the Camp.
Day 07: Roopkund excursion (8-10 hrs walking)
Start trek with packed lunch to the mysterious 'Pond of Beauty'- Roop Kund (5029m), close to the base of the Trishul (7120m) and Nanda Ghungti (6310m) Peaks. Roopkund the mystery lake, It was a lake that, a large number of Human bones were found and through anthropologists are still working on its significance. The lake however is nestled amidst panoramic mountain scenery. Return to camp at Baguabasa for Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 08: Baguabasa - Wan (6-8 hrs walking)
Post breakfast Retrace the route back to Wan with pack lunch. Dinner and Overnight stay in Guest House / Tents.
Day 09: Wan - Mundoli (6-8 hrs walking)
Post breakfast Continue downhill to Mundoli taking a direct route with packed lunch. Dinner and Overnight stay in Guest House / Tents.
Day 10: Mundoli - Haridwar
Morning after breakfast drive to reach Haridwar, arrive Haridwar by late afternoon. Check in hotel an dinner & Overnight stay hotel.
Day 11: Haridwar - Delhi
Morning after breakfast drive to Hardwar, visit Har Ki Pauri ghat. Continue drive to Delhi and on arrive check into hotel. Overnight stay at Delhi.