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HAR KI DUN SNOW TREK : A STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN
hello Backpackers... Overview: Region :- Uttarakhand Duration :- 7 Days Grade :- Easy To Moderate Max Altitude :- 12,000 Ft. Approx Trekking Km :- 44 Kms. MYTHOLOGY : According to the legends, it is believed that “Har-ki_doon” means “valley of the gods”. “Har” is one of the names of lord Shiva and “Dun” is a valley spread in the Himalayas. It is believed that lord Shiva used to stay at “har-ki-doon”. One day Someshwara devta, the present deity of this region, arrived in the valley from Kashmir and requested lord Shiva to move away so he can be sole lord of the valley. Lord shiva followed his request and moved away. ABOUT THE TREK: Surrounded with beautiful towering peaks, it is one of the most beautiful Himalayan treks in Uttarakhand. Also known as “valley of the gods”, har-ki-doon is wonderful trek for both, the beginners as well as experienced Himalayan trekkers. It is best done throughout the year except monsoon and is accessible through Govind National Park. One can notice a great variety of flora and fauna. The trek offers you to experience the local lifestyle while walking through pine forests, rivers, glaciers and ancient villages. Tentative Itinerary: Day 1 : ARRIVAL DAY(DEHRADUN-BASE CAMP SANKRI). [210KM DRIVE] Drive from Dehradun to Sankri/Saur (1920mt) through the Yamuna and Tons valleys across the Yamuna bridge and eye pleasing view of beautiful dense pine forests. Day 2 : SANKRI-TALUKA. [10KM DRIVE] TALUKA-SEEMA.[14KM TREK] Early morning drive from Sankri to Taluka through dense forests and water streams gushing down the roads. Day 3 : SEEMA-HAR-KI-DOON.[12KM TREK] Today is a long day for trekkers as they will be covering 12km and will be a much steeper ascent. DAY 4: STAY AT HAR-KI-DOON STAY AT HAR-KI-DOON. Explore the beauty of har-ki-doon valley with breathtaking views of swargarohini range, jumdhar glacier and great variety of flora and fauna. Beware of snow leoperds. Day 5 : HAR-KI-DOON-SEEMA.[12KM TREK] The har-ki-doon valley is such an amazing place, that trekkers find it difficult to pull themselves out of the valley. Day 6 : SEEMA-TALUKA. [14KM TREK] TALUKA-SANKRI BASE CAMP.[10KM DRIVE] Trek for the last time from Seema to Taluka through dense forests. Day 7 : DEPARTURE FROM SANKRI TO DEHRADUN Board a taxi from Sankri to Dehradun early morning. COST : 11000/- (Ex - Dehradun) ( 5% Gst Included) What Are Included : 1.Experienced staff(guides, trek leaders, cooks,etc.) 2.Safety equipment(first aid, oxygen cylinder, medical kit,etc. 3.Trekking equipments(tents, sleeping bags, ice axe, ropes,etc) 4.Trekking permits and forest camping charges 5.All meals between trek- vegetarian 6.Accommodation during the trek(camping)Veg food between trek 7.5% G.S.T Includes EXCLUSION 1.Personal expenses of any kind. 2.Anything not mentioned in inclusions. 3.Backpack offloading charges. 4.Food during transit to and from base camp. For more info : Bharath Madhava Reddy[masked] Whatsapp Me @ http://goo.gl/DTPDqZ

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