Dehradun can be reached via air from the Jolly Grant Airport that is located 20 kms away. It can also be reached via road. The railway station is one of the best-known landmarks in Dehradun.
This trek to the Borasu Pass gives you a little bit of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, with some of the prettiest landscapes of both. You'll see a differece in the flora and fauna of both, and will start in Uttarakhand and end in Himachal Pradesh. Because you're walking along the Har Ki Dun trail, you can expect gorgeous wildflowers and rugged mountains.
This is a challenging trek because you'll be trekking long distances every day, but it's suitable for fit first-timers who don't mind the walking. There are some rocky sections and boulders that require you to scramble over, which is always a fun activity.
The Borasu Pass stands tall at 17,585 feet, and used to be a trade route between the valleys of Har Ki Dun and Kinnaur at one time. It takes you through a number of beautiful villages, rivers, streams, and into lush forests of walnut and pine trees, as well as meadows filled with orchids and wildflowers. You'll also see the impressive confluence of the Tons and Baspa river on the Borasu Pass trek.
Take on the challenge of a long trek between two states. | Spend days trekking through the peaceful Har Ki Dun valley. | Camp beside lakes, in meadows, and in lush forests.
You'll be picked up at about 07:00 hrs in the morning from Dehradun, and will have a long drive to Sankri. The drive takes you through the beautiful towns of Mussorie and the villages of Nainbagh, Damta, Naugaon, Purola, Mori and Netwar. We enter Govind National Park after Netwar and the final 20 kms of the drive are through the forest. Enjoy a delicious dinner and spend the night in Sankri in a guesthouse.
Overnight in guesthouse.
You'll drive all day and arrive in Sankri by evening. You should head out to pick up any last minute essentials today if required. You'll be spending the night in Sankri village in a guesthouse, in twin-sharing rooms. Today's package includes a delicious vegetarian dinner. It's advisable to carry extra dry snacks, in case you get hungry during transit.
For cancellations made 0-15 days before the start of the Borasu Pass trek: No refund.
For cancellations made 15-30 days before the start of the Borasu Pass trek: 50% of the trek cost will be refunded.
For cancellations made 30 days or more before the start of the Borasu Pass trek: Full refund minus any costs for booking already made by the operator.
No show: No refund.
No refunds will be made for any inclusions unused by the customer.
Participants must handle the equipment provided to them with care.
The trip leader's decision is final.
Participants must respect local culture and should not litter or deface natural structures/monuments.
Consumption of alcohol and drugs is not allowed on the Borasu Pass trek.