The Kedarkantha trek is a popular winter trekking destination located in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, India. Rising to an altitude of approximately 12,500 feet, it offers breathtaking views of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks and pristine alpine meadows. This trek is known for its accessibility and is suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers. The trail winds through dense pine forests, quaint villages, and open meadows, providing a diverse and picturesque landscape. The highlight of the trek is reaching the Kedarkantha summit, where one can witness a spectacular panorama of the Gangotri, Yamunotri, and other prominent peaks making it a perfect getaway for nature enthusiasts seeking a thrilling mountain adventure

8 Nights 9 Days 02 Nov, 02 Nov, 04 Nov, and more Sankri, Uttarakhand
What makes this tour special
  • Scenic Beauty: Experience breathtaking views of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks throughout the trek.

  • Unique Flora and Fauna: Encounter diverse flora and fauna including oak, pine forests, and rare Himalayan bird species.

  • Cultural Immersion: Visit quaint Himalayan villages and interact with the warm and hospitable locals, gaining insight into their culture and way of life.

  • Summit Thrill: Reach the summit of Kedarkantha Peak (3,810 meters) and relish panoramic views of surrounding peaks like Swargarohini, Bandarpoonch, and Black Peak.

  • Winter Wonderland: Trek through pristine snow-covered landscapes during the winter season, offering a magical and picturesque ambiance.

  • Campsite Delight: Enjoy camping amidst stunning alpine meadows and beside frozen lakes, creating unforgettable memories under starlit skies.

  • Adventure Activities: Engage in activities like snow trekking, snow sliding, and snowball fights, adding an element of adventure to the journey.

  • Photography Opportunities: Capture stunning vistas, vibrant sunrises, and sunsets, creating lasting memories of this mesmerizing trekking experience.

What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  •  Transportation as per your package
  •  Round trip sleeper class train tickets for Ahmedabad/vadodara/surat trevellers (subject to availability)
  •  Microspikes and Gaitors for saftey of our trekkers
  •  All the needed entry fees along with permits
  •  Meals during the trek (vegetarian)
  •  Hiking skilled and proficient trek leader, cook, guide, and support staff
  •  Trip Captain
  •  All the trek equipment will be included like a sleeping bag, kitchen & dining tent, utensils, mattress, tent, toilet tent, and crampon (if needed)
  •  Toll, Parking and Transport Taxes

What is NOT included in the tour

  •  Personal Expenses
  •  5% GST on billing
  •  The food at the time of transit
  •  Mules or porter to carry private baggage
  •  Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, road blocks etc. to be borne by the client directly on the spot
  •  Any kind of emergency evacuation charges
  •  Personal Expense of any kind, anything not specifically mentioned under the head 'Includes'
  •  Any additional meals or stays other than mentioned in itinerary
 Day 1: Train Journey to Delhi/Haridwar
  • Meet YC representative at the railway station
  • His/Her contact details will be sent to you by WhatsApp
    before one day of departure
 Day 2: Reach Haridwar/Dehradun & Nightstay
  • Reaching Haridwar or Dehradun according to your train package
  • If you choose haridwar stay you will get whole day for
    sightseeing in haridwar or rishikesh on your own
  • For Dehradun you will reach in evwening & next day will be
    pickup for your trek
Day 3: Dehradun to Sankri & Stay in Sankri
  • From Dehradun to Sankri 220 km drive – approx 10 hours
  • Trekkers will be picked from Dehradun at 6:30am, Expected arrival time at Sankri – is 5:00 pm
  • Arrival at Sankri Altitude: 6,400 feet
  • Only BSNL network & thoda JIO
  • Trek equipments available at Sankri base camp market
  • Last ATM and Bank available at Purola, do carry cash with you since no online payment facility at Basecamp
  • Last ATM and Bank available at Purola, do carry cash with you since no online payment facility at Basecamp

Night stay: Homestay in Sankri
Meals: Dinner

Day 4: Trek from Sankri to Juda ka Talab & Camping
  • Sankri to Juda-ka-Talab
  • No network
  • Altitude from 6,400 feet to 9,100 feet 4 kms trek, approx 5 hours
  • The trail passes through dense pine forests, maple trees, few
    streams and finally opens out to beautiful meadows Stay in tents

Night Stay: Camping
Meals: Breakfast, pack Lunch, Dinner

 Day 5: Juda ka talab to KK Base Camp
  • Juda-ka-Talab to Kedarkantha Base
  • Altitude from 9,100 feet to 11,250 feet 4 kms trek, approx 2.5 hours
  • Most of today’s trail is on a ridge, under oak trees You will also pass through some meadows where you can spot shepherd log huts
  • Peaks : Bandarpoonch, Swargarohini, Kala Nag and
    Ranglana stand among the others

Night stay: Camping
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: KK base to KK Summit & back to Juda ka talab/hargaon
  • Kedarkantha base to Kedarkantha peak summit
  • Descend via hargaon to juda talab
  • Altitude: 11,250 feet to 12,500 feet to 8,900 feet 6 kms trek
    approx 7 hours
  • Spend some time at the summit and descend back to the base
    camp by noon for lunch
  • Post lunch, descend down to Juda ka Talab via Hargaon Reach
    Juda ka taal by evening Stay in tents

Night stay: Camping
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 Day 7: Hargaon to Sankri & Drive to Dehradun/Rishikesh
  • Altitude: 8,900 feet to 6,400 feet 6 kms trek, approx 4
  • Descend 2500 feet through dense pine forests
  • Sankri to DEHRADUN & Night stay in Dehradun
  • Distance: 220 km drive, approx 8/9hours You will be
    dropped at Dehradun station (for Dehradun Package)

Meals: Breakfast

 Day 8: Board a Train from Dehradun & Next day reach your home town
  • Board a Train from Dehradun & Next day reach your home town
  • It is advised to book your slots early to enjoy hassle free train journeys, book your slot atleast 45 days prior to get confirmed both side tickets
Pickup point
Sankri, Uttarakhand 249128, India View on Map