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  • Trip introduction

    This trek to Har Ki Dun takes you to a cradle-shaped valley enveloped with the most magnificent peaks in the Garhwal Himalayas. You’ll find yourself walking through green mountain meadows scented with wildflowers and trek to Hata Valley for scenic views of the Hata and Jeju peaks. These six days will be memorable, not just for the breathtaking landscape, but for the wholesome outdoorsy experience as well. The crisp mountain air sharpens your appetite for our delicious hot meals, and you’ll sleep like a baby in your tent every night.

    Destination

    This trek to Har Ki Dun runs through the Govind Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park in the Garhwal Himalayas, making it a nature lover's delight, thanks to mixed forests, green meadows, and views of craggy Himalayan peaks dusted with snow. At a height of 12,600 feet, you’re pretty close to the base of the Swargarohini peak towering above and you will get close views of the Jaundhar glacier.

    Destination highlights

    Hike through lush, green meadows on the Har ki Dun trek. | Enjoy spectacular views of snow-capped Himalayan peaks. | Interact with the locals and learn more about the local culture. | Trek to Hata Valley for spectacular views of the Hata and Jeju peaks.

    Activity Details

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    12631

    6561

    62 kms

    29 hrs

    12 km

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of Har Ki Dun trek: Dehradun - Sankri

    From Dehradun, you will board vehicles to drive to Sankri via Mussorrie, stopping for lunch en route. The drive takes you along the Yamuna and the Tons river, and through fragrant pine forests to Sankri. Sankri is very beautiful, and is a fitting start point for a trek through spectacular landscape. In the evening you can take a stroll to get your muscles working. Go to sleep on time because tomorrow your trek begins. Overnight stay in tents.

    Hotel accommodation.

    Sleep in clean and comfortable rooms on triple sharing basis.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Dehradun

    Sankri

    07:00 AM

    Food

    Dinner

    Veg | Non veg
    Day 2 of Har Ki Dun trek: Sankri - Taluka - Seema
    Day 3 of Har Ki Dun trek: Seema - Har Ki Dun
    Day 4 of Har Ki Dun trek: Har Ki Dun - Hata Valley
    Day 5 of Har Ki Dun trek: Har Ki Dun - Seema
    Day 6 of Har Ki Dun trek: Seema - Sankri
    Day 7 of Har Ki Dun trek: Sankri - Dehradun
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  • Cancellation policy

    If you cancel 45 days before departure of the Har Ki Dun trek: Full refund (after deducting any expenses that have been incurred for hotel bookings, transport, etc.) minus any transaction charges.

    If you cancel 30-45 days before departure of the Har Ki Dun trek: 75% of trip cost will be refunded (after deducting any expenses that have been incurred for hotel bookings, transport, etc.) minus any transaction charges.

    If you cancel 15-30 days before departure of the Har Ki Dun trek: 50% of trip cost will be refunded (after deducting any expenses that have been incurred for hotel bookings, transport, etc.) minus any transaction charges.

    If you cancel 15 days or less before departure of the Har Ki Dun trek: No refund.

    Rules on trip

    The operator has a set of guidelines for the Har Ki Dun trek that must be adhered to based on the tenets of ‘Leave No Trace’ & ‘Tread Light’ policies. These guidelines are very simple and emphasise on travelling in small groups, better planning, understanding impact of camping, proper waste disposal, respecting local cultures, sensitivity towards wildlife and so on.

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the team leader during the trek to Har Ki Dun.

    Smoking, consumption of alcohol, narcotic drugs etc. is strictly prohibited on the Har Ki Dun trek.

    While trekking participants must follow a proper waste disposal system.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of its clients. However in the case of any unforeseen mishaps, the operator will not be liable for any injuries caused or for loss of life.

    If due to bad weather, sickness, natural calamity or any other personal reasons, the itinerary of this trip is changed, the extra charges for accommodation, transport, etc, will be borne by the guests. The same will be applicable if a guest decides to change the itinerary due to personal reasons, injury, or bad health.

    Participants will be required to fill up an indemnity form before the Har Ki Dun trek. You are requested to inform the operator if you're suffering from any major ailment and submit your health certificate.

    All fixed departure trips will be run according to a fixed schedule and standard services. In case of individual requirements, the operator may not be able to entertain the request or may have to charge additional amounts. Please be aware of this fact.
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Har Ki Dun Dehradun Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in alpine tents on twin-sharing basis for 6 nights

    • Clean sleeping bags and sleeping mattresses
    • Separate toilet tents for men and women
    • Kitchen/dining tent
    • All meals from dinner on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 7
    • Porter/mules for camping equipment
    • Forest entry fees, camping permits
    • 2 guides for 15 trekkers
    • First Aid kit
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Porter/mule for personal bags (can be arranged for INR 1840 per person)

    • Transport from Dehradun-Sankri-Dehradun (can be arranged for INR 2730 per person)
    • Any airport/railway transfers
    • Upgrade to Swiss tent with attached washroom in Sankri, for INR 1500 on triple sharing basis
    • Any charges for video cameras or still cameras
    • Charges for alcohol or soft drinks or beverages
    • Personal expenses like tips or laundry or telephone calls
    • Any costs arising from unforeseen circumstances like landslides, bad weather or roadblocks, etc.
    • Insurance
    • Any costs/services not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Shirts/t-shirts – 2/3
    • Jeans/trekking pants – 2
    • Windproof jacket preferably with a hood
    • Warm and thick fleece/full-sleeve woollen sweater
    • Thermal inner wear (upper and lower)
    • Woollen cap
    • Woollen gloves
    • Woollen socks and regular socks (3-4 pairs)
    • Scarf/muffler (optional)
    • Comfortable trekking/hiking shoes (shoes with a thick sole are recommended)
    • Lightweight floaters/sandals/slippers
    • Raincoat/poncho
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or electronic gadgets.

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Accommodation in 3/4 season alpine tents
    • Fresh, clean sleeping bags
    • Camping mattresses
    • Toilet tent for women
    • First-aid or medical kit

    You need to get

    • Small lightweight towel
    • Water bottle
    • Cap/hat to keep the strong sun away from your face
    • Sun glasses
    • Walking stick/trekking pole
    • Sunscreen lotion
    • Lip balm
    • Torch/flashlight (with extra batteries)
    • Personal toiletries
    • Books, if you like reading
    • Day pack/small bag which you will carry on your back every day and keep your essentials in it
    • Carry rain cover for your bags
    • Keep a few poly bags or waterproof bags in your bag in which if required you can put your belongings in case of heavy rain
    • Camera if you like (with fully charged batteries)

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication only.