Dhakuri Top Winter Trek - 5 Days

Trip Facts

  • 14000 (Incl. GST 5%)
  • District Bageshwar, Uttarakhand
  • 10500
  • Moderate
  • 24
  • Guest house / Tent stay / Hotel Stay
  • 14
  • 60

Overview

Dhakuri, a small yet beautiful meadow is located in the laps of nature surrounded by horse chestnut and evergreen oak forest. It is also a pass which is an opening to the spectacular view of Sundardunga Valley and and Pindhari Valley. Situated at an altitude of 2500m, Dhakuri proves to be a very comfortable stay even in snowy conditions.

The Chiltha Mata Temple, which is located on Dhakuri top at 3000m gives you an unforgettable experience of the panoramic views peaks like Trishul, Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, Nandna Kath etc. The hike to Dhakuri top involves climbing some steep sections but once you reach the top, you will feel like – “hard work eventually pays off” !!

Trek Schedule:
26th to 30th December 2022

Batch size:
** 15 minimum members per batch
** Seats available on first come first basis

Trek Fees:
INR 14,000 (Including GST 5%)

Trek Highlights

  • Explore one of the beautiful winter treks
  • Enjoy picturesque Dhakuri Campsite
  • Experience the climb to Dhakuri top in snow
  • Attain an elevation of 10,500 feet

Itinerary

Day 1
Reporting at Kathgodam and Drive to Loharkhet

Arrive at Kathgodam railway station early morning. You will start your journey to Loharkhet in private vehicle (depending upon total no. of members). Total travel duration is around 7-8 hrs. Stay at KMVN guest house / tents in Loharkhet.

Day 2
Trek from Loharkhet to Dhakuri (Stay at Dhakuri)

Today, you will start the trek and it is a bit steeper for the first couple of hours. You will hike through dense forest till you reach the beautiful Dhakuri pass. Witness the pristine Dhakuri campsite where you will camp for two nights. Total trekking time is around 4 -6 hrs.

Day 3
Trek from Dhakuri to Dhakuri top (10,500 feet ; 3,200 m) and return to Dhakuri (Stay at Dhakuri)

You will start the height gain early morning to reach the highest point of the trek – Dhakuri Top at 3200m. On the way, you will come across Chiltha Mata Temple which is situated just below the Dhakuri Top. After spending some time on the top, you will return to Dhakuri campsite.
Total trekking time is around 4-5 hrs.

Day 4
Trek from Dhakuri to Dhur / Kharkiya and drive to Bageshwar (Stay at Bageshwar)

Start your trek after nice hot breakfast and head towards Dhur / Kharkiya. You have to climb down and reach the road head where jeeps will be arranged. Drive to Bageshwar takes around 2 hours. Check in to the hotel and relax for the evening.

Day 5
Drive from Bageshwar to Kathgodam

After breakfast, you will start your return journey towards Kathgodam. It will take around 8 hrs to reach Kathgodam. Estimated time to reach is 7-7.30 PM. Plan your journey / stay accordingly and cherish the memories of this short and sweet trek. Have a safe journey!

Trek Cost: Rs. 14,000

Includes

  • Transport: Ex-Kathgodam
  • Tent stay on sharing basis during the trek
  • 1 Night stay in Hotel in Bageshwar
  • Dinner Day 1 to Breakfast Day 5
  • Hot drinking water during the trek
  • Necessary paper works and permit
  • Sleeping tent, toilet tent, sleeping bag, mattress, snow spikes during the trek
  • Necessary equipment in case of heavy snow
  • Experienced guide
  • GST @ 5%

Excludes

  • All meals during the course of vehicular travel
  • Insurance
  • Bag offloading charges during the trek at actual on per-day basis
  • Anything which is extra that is not mentioned in the includes section

Following is the process of registration:

Step 1>> Booking Amount – Rs. 5,000 /- (Non-refundable in case of cancellation)

Step 1>> Fill the online registration form here – Enrollment Form

Step 2>> Medical Form
Print and submit the Medical declaration Form Download

Step 3>>Indemnity Bond
FOR ADULTS – Print and submit the notarized indemnity bond Download
FOR MINORS – Print and submit the notarized indemnity bond Download

Step 4>> Balance payment (1 month prior to your batch date)

Bank Transfer:
Account Name: GIRIPREMI ADVENTURE FOUNDATION
Bank Name:  HDFC Bank, FC Road Branch
A/c No. : 50200062745252
IFSC code: HDFC0000103

Google Pay
G-Pay Number: 8668548653
UPI: 8668548653@okbizaxis
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2 Months Training Module for High Altitude Treks – Download

Acclimatization at high altitude – Download

Suggested Kit list – Download

(You can add or deduct number of things required as per the trek you choose. GAF Team will assist you to select apt things to carry)

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Dhakuri Top Winter Trek

Trek Details

  • 14000 (Incl. GST 5%)
  • District Bageshwar, Uttarakhand
  • 10500
  • Moderate
  • 24
  • Guest house / Tent stay / Hotel Stay
  • 14
  • 60