Dehdradun is easily accessible by road, rail and air from Delhi and other major cities in India.
The Nanda Devi Express, departing from Delhi at night, is one of the recommended options to get to Dehradun.
The Har Ki Dun and Ruinsara Lake trek is a moderate trek, suitable for beginners. On this trek, you'll trek to the gorgeous valley of Har Ki Dun and the enchanting lake of Ruinsara which is nestled amidst snow-capped mountains. The trek is a mix of peaceful walks and adventurous ascents, as you trek through dense forests of fir, pine, and rhododendron, of the Govind National Park to reach the two destinations. A part of the trek also follows a river and takes you through lush meadows.
The first destination of the trek is Har Ki Dun, which is called the Valley of Gods, situated deep within the Govind Pashu National Park. It is known for its rich flora and fauna, and the trail is covered in colourful orchids and dozens of wildflowers. The second destination is the Ruinsara Lake, which is a sacred lake located on the other side of Swargarohini Peak as opposed to Har Ki Dun, and is known for its crystal clear water and the backdrop of snow-capped mountains. On this trek, you'll also get to see the Black Peak, which is the highest peak in the Banderpunch Group of mountains.
Explore the valley of gods and Ruinsara Lake on this Har Ki Dun and Ruinsara Lake trek. | Trek through dense forests of Govind National Park, and explore the rich flora and fauna of the region. | Get a glimpse at the snow-covered Himalayan peaks. | Spend a night on the banks of the gorgeous Ruinsara Lake.
Today, you'll be picked up at the Dehradun Railway Station at 06:30 hrs, from where you'll be driven to Sankri. It is a long drive through a scenic route, and the final stretch of the road crossed through the Govind Pashu National Park. You'll reach Sankri in the evening. Overnight in tents/homestay at Sankri.
Overnight in tents/homestay at Sankri.
Today, you'll be picked up from Dehradun Railway Station by 06:30 hrs, from where you'll be driven to Sankri. Today's meal package includes dinner only, so remember to carry extra cash for lunch on the way.
For cancellations made more than 30 days prior to the Har Ki Dun and Ruinsara Lake trek: 100% refund.
For cancellations made 15-30 days prior to the Har Ki Dun and Ruinsara Lake trek: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 15 days prior to the Har Ki Dun and Ruinsara Lake trek: No refund.
In case of no show: No refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Participants must adhere to the instructions of the team leader during the trek to Har Ki Dun and Ruinsara lake.
Smoking, consumption of alcohol, narcotic drugs etc. is strictly prohibited on the Har Ki Dun and Ruinsara Lake trek.