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  • Trip introduction

    Considered as one of the most scenic treks in Uttarakhand, this trek takes you to the lush green meadows of Dayara Bugyal. As you make your way up, you'll see beautiful valleys dotted with wildflowers, sparkling streams running past, and woolly sheep grazing in grassy highlands. Plus, being a high altitude meadow, it also gives you a chance to camp in a campsite that is surrounded by some of the most dazzling snow-capped peaks! The Dayara Bugyal trek is an easy one, and is suitable for beginners.

    Destination

    Found at an altitude of 10,000 feet, Dayara Bugyal is a high altitude meadow located in the Himalayan region of Uttarakhand. Easily accessible from Haridwar, the journey to this beautiful meadow entails driving to the Barsu Village via Rishikesh. It’s from Barsu Village that your real trekking experience begins, covering scenic locations such as Barnala Lake and crossing oak and rhododendron tree forests. From Dayara Bugyal, your adventure moves further up to the Bakaria Top that offers you an interrupted view of not only the surrounding Gangotri Ranges, but also the Bandarpoonch Peak!

    Destination highlights

    Undertake this scenic yet easy trek in Uttarakhand | Experience village culture in Barsu Village | Camp in the middle of a lush meadow | See the gorgeous Bhagirathi River | Camp beside Barnala Lake

    Activity Details

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    20 kms

    12 hrs

    5 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Dayara Bugyal Trek: Trek to Bugyal Sarai

    Today you'll report early to the railway station in Haridwar. You'll be driven to Barsu village, which is about 7 hours away. Once in Barsu Village, you will set up your camp in Bugyal Sarai and spend the remainder of your day exploring the village culture it has to offer. Spend the night in tents.

    Overnight in tents.

    Spend your night in Bugyal Sarai within the Barsu Village in cozy tents on twin or triple sharing. Supplies and food can be found in the village, so you should try to stock up on any last minute essentials today.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Haridwar

    Barsu Village

    07:00 AM

    Food

    Dinner

    Veg
    Day 2 of the Dayara Bugyal Trek: Trek to Barnala Lake
    Day 3 of the Dayara Bugyal Trek: Trek to Dayara Bugyal
    Day 4 of the Dayara Bugyal Trek: Bakaria Top
    Day 5 of the Dayara Bugyal Trek: Return to Barsu
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 0-10 days before the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: No refund, but you can transfer the same to a friend.

    For cancellations made 10-15 days before the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: 50% of the amount will be refunded, or you can move to another batch for the same trek, same season.

    For cancellations made 15-30 days before the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: 75% of the amount will be refunded, or you can choose another trek or other batches for the same trek, same season.

    For cancellations made 30 days or more before the departure of the Dayara Bugyal trek: 90% of the amount will be refunded, or you can transfer the trek to a family member, or get a voucher for the same amount, to be used in the same year.

    Rules on trip

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the trip leader/guide at all times during the Dayara Bugyal trek.

    Consumption of alcoholic beverages/drugs during the Bhrigu Lake trek is not permitted.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The supplier reserves the right to change the itinerary of the Dayara Bugyal trek without prior notice.

    Any trek costs are exclusive of any kind of insurances or medical coverage/benefits.

    In the case of transferring your booking to a family member or friend, that person should satisfy the mandatory requirements for the Dayara Bugyal trek.

    Changing of batches depends on availability of the Dayara Bugyal trek.
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    • Dayara Bugyal Trek Uttarakhand Haridwar Adventure Summer Camping
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in tents on twin/triple sharing basis

    • Sleeping bags, sleeping mats
    • Toilet tents with handwash and toilet rolls
    • Kitchen and dining tent with all utensils
    • All meals from dinner on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 5
    • Qualified and experienced trek leaders, guide, support staff
    • First aid treatment/facilities
    • Any permit charges, forest entry fee and camping charges required
    • Any trekking equipment required
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Stay and food at Haridwar

    • Transport from Haridwar to Haridwar (costs INR 1200 per person, to be paid on the spot)
    • Meals during transit
    • Porters or mules for personal luggage (can be arranged for INR 900 per person, for the entire trip)
    • Any cost other than those mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Windcheater/waterproof jacket
    • Fleece innerwear
    • Sports/ hiking shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Cap
    • T-shirts
    • Loose trousers
    • Light jacket (woolen)
    • Rain poncho or umbrella
    • Floaters or sandals
    • Pairs of quick dry tees and track pants
    • Two pair of socks
    • One heavy jacket
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery, watches or electronic items

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • All camping gear including tents and sleeping mattress
    • Kitchen tent
    • Dining tent
    • Toilet tents equipped with handwash, toilet rolls

    You need to get

    • Day sack for a water bottle, camera and personal clothing
    • Small torch
    • Personal medicines if required
    • Backpack (min 55 liters) with rain cover
    • Light towel lip balm
    • Cold cream and sun screen (SPF 40+) recommended
    • Water bottle 1 lt.

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.