You can get to Dehradun by air (Jolly Grant Airport, about 25 km from the city), or by train from most major cities in India. There are also regular overnight buses from Delhi, departing from ISBT Kashmere Gate every day.
This scenic 6-day trek to Dayara Bugyal offers you a wide range of experiences including serene campsites, lush trails, astounding mountain views as well as some insight into the local culture. The trek to Dayara Bugyal is very easy trek but has big payoffs in terms of mountain views. You'll get to explore rolling Himalayan meadows with iconic peaks towering over you, and hang out with local shepherds as they graze their flocks on the sweet grass here.
The Dayara Bugyal trek is a relatively easy route, with just a few steep ascents. It's ideal for first-timers, families, and seasoned trekkers alike.
The Dayara meadow is one of the most beautiful meadows in the Himalayas, and this trek takes you right into the midst of it. The trek to the meadow itself is very rewarding, with stunning views of peaks like Bandarpoonch, Srikant, and Kala Nag.
You'll be camping at gorgeous spots, with views of craggy peaks and pine forests all around. Depending on the weather and availability, you might even have a chance to experience a homestay. These are usually memorable evenings, with a friendly local family opening their home to welcome you.
Sign up for a trek to Dayara Bugyal, one of the prettiest meadows in the Himalayas. | Camp in the midst of greenery with mountain all around. | Enjoy an easy trek that offers a view of several famous peaks. | Walk through enchanting forests of oak, maple and rhododendron. | Wake up in the morning to the sight of the peaks of Bandarpoonch, Kala Nag, and Srikanth.
You'll be picked up at Dehradun Railway station at 06:00 hrs. From here, you are driven 181 kms to Raithal. It's a 5-6 hour drive, and it takes you along the Bhagirathi river and gives you your first views of the Gangotri Range, Srikanth peak and the Moryana top. You'll stop en route for lunch (not included in package) and can even stop for a quick photo break, if possible. You'll get to Raithal by early afternoon and will check in to a guest house or authentic homestay.
Overnight in guesthouse/homestay.
You'll be picked up in Dehradun in a private shared vehicle and driven to Raithal, from where your trek begins. You'll be staying in a guesthouse or homestay here, on twin sharing basis. You will have comfortable beds to sleep on and clean linens. No meals are provided in today's package, but there are many local joints you can eat in or you can request the home owner to cook you a meal.
No meals are provided today.
The cancellation policy is as follows:
For any cancellations made 24 days or more prior to the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: 95% of the total trip cost will be refunded or you can use this amount to book any other trek with the same operator within a year.
For cancellations made between 14-24 days before the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: 70% of the total trip cost will be refunded or you can use this amount to book the same trek with any other batch of the same operator within a year.
For any cancellations made between 10-14 days before the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: 50% of the total trip cost will be refunded or you can use this amount for the same trek in the same season.
For cancellations made less than 10 days before the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: No refund, but you can transfer the same trek to a friend.
All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges incurred.
All cancellations/refunds on this trip will be processed after a deduction of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next and is applicable for all cancellations.
Participants must adhere to the instructions of the trip leader/guide at all times during the Dayara Bugyal trek.
Consumption of alcoholic beverages/drugs is not permitted while trekking.