Kalindikhal trek, the more adventurous trek which passes through the Kalindikhal pass 5967 mts, is an extension of Nandanvan trek. The trek routed through Nandanvan,Vasukital, Mana inner line, the last village on the Chinese frontier and ends at Badrinath.
Vasuki tal a picturesque lake at the height of 4135 mts offers a commanding view of Chaukhamba Peaks.You can also witness the beauty of Bhagirathi peaks from Nandavan base camp and a mystic view of Shivling peaks.
We suggest this trek to seasoned trekkers, who have basic ability of high altitude trekking and mountaineering. While en route there a chance to see some of the rarest Himalayan birds and barking Deer etc.
Duration: 11 Nights / 12 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi – Rishikesh – Uttarkashi – Gangotri – Bhojbasa – Nadanvan – Vasukital – Khara pathhar – Kalindikhal Base – Rajparava – Arwatal – Ghastoli – Mana – Badrinath – Haridwar – Delhi
Day 01 : Delhi – Rishikesh
Early morning transfer to railway station to board train to Haridwar.
Pick up from railway station and drive to Rishikesh. overnight in Rishikesh. Rishikesh is the famous centre of Ayurveda and meditation is perfect base camp for trekkers and River rafting enthusiasts.
Day 02 : Rishikesh – Uttarkashi
Early morning visit to Temples and Ashrams in Rishikesh.In time drive to Uttarkashi.Situated at an elevation of 1150 Mts. above sea-leval on the bank of river Bhagirathi, this picturesque town is also the district headquarters.
overnight at hotel in Uttarkashi.
Day 03 : Uttarkashi – Gangotri
Morning visit to temple in Uttarkashi
Uttarkashi is famous for Temple of Vishwanath, in time drive to Gangotri.
Overnight in Gangotri, very famous centre of Hindu pilgrimage and one of Char Dhams in Uttaranchal.
Day 04 : Gangotri – Bhojbasa – Nadanvan
Morning after breakfast visit to holy Gangotri Temple, dedicated to sacred river Ganges.Further trek to Bhojbasa, 16 kms and reach the pastures of Nadanvan across the Gangotri Glaciers, green valleys, flowing rivulets a charming world awaits you.
overnight in Camps.
Day 05 : Nandan van – Vasukital
Trek along Chaturangi glacier, Mt. Ssatopanth and mount Mt. vasuki to Vasuki tal.
The entire route is full of picturesque beauty of mountains on a clear day, overnight in Camps
Day 06 : Vasuki Tal – Khara pathhar
Trek to Kharapathar, overnight in Camps
Day 07 : Kharapathar – Kalindikhal Base – Rajparava
Trek through steady trek of hills and sweta glaciers you will reach to Kalindikhal base its 5500 m.
The place is full of natural beauty of mountains, variety of flowering plants, spend some time and trek to Rajparava, overnight in camps.
Day 08 : Rajparav – Arwatal – Ghastoli
Trek to Arwatal and then to Ghastoli, arwatal is 13 kms from Rajparav and 16 kms is Ghastoli.
Arrive Ghastoli, overnight in camps
Day 09 : Ghastoli – Mana – Badrinath
Early morning after breakfast trek to Mana Villlage a small village amidst the beautiful mountains. Time to have, some relaxation in local restaurant, have some local cuisine, mix with villagers to know more about himalyan culture. Later in the day trek to Badrinath, a very famous and one of the most famous pilgrimage in Uttaranchal.
overnight at hotel in Badrinath.
Day 10 : Badrinath
After breakfast proceed to visit Shri Badrinath Temple, situated at the height of 10, 248 feet above sea level on the hill trek of Tihri Garhwal. This is the most auspicious place and scenically beautiful
Overnight at hotel in Badrinath.
Day 11 : Badrinath – Rishikesh
After breakfast drive to Rishikesh, overnight in Rishikesh.
Famous centre for Yoga and meditation.
Day 12 : Rishikesh – Haridwar – Delhi
After breakfast visit temple and Yoga centres.
In time drive to Haridwar to catch train to New Delhi.