Garhwal Himlaya is famous for its rivers, rivulets, streams & high altitude lakes. Roop Kund “the mystery lake” at an altitude of 5029 Mts is one of them, the most fascinating lake over the years to trekkers and tourists.
The lake hold up a mirror to the awesome peaks that surrounds, human skeleton some 500 yrs back are scattered in and around lake. There are some mythological stories are associated with this, ranges from Tibetan traders to refugees to Tughlaks army, who were on a mission to Tibet and lost there lives.
This lake is also approachable by the Nanda Raj Jat route via Wan & from Ghat, the nearest motorable road Wan is also connected to Tharali or Gwaldom the major motor heads in the area.
Thereafter one may choose reaching Roopkund via Ali Bugyal or the Bedni Bugyal (Meadows).
On the way dramatic views of the nature with its many splendors can be seen.
Duration: 12 Nights / 13 Days
Destinations Covered: New Delhi – Rishikesh – Karanprayag – Wan – Bedni Bugyal – Bhagwa Basa – Bedni – Mundoli – Rudraprayag – Haridwar – New Delhi
Day 01 : New Delhi – Rishikesh
Early morning transfer to railway station to catch train to Haridwar.
Pick up from Haridwar railway station and drive to Rishikesh, overnight in Rishikesh.
Day 02 : Rishikesh – Karanprayag
Morning visit to Temple and Ashrams in Rishikesh, in time drive to Karanprayag. Rishikesh situated on the banks of river Ganges surrounded by Shivalik ranges of lower Himalayas on three side is famous as meditation and yoga.
overnight in Karnaprayag at Rest House.
Day 03 : Karanprayag – Wan
After breakfast travel by Jeep to Mundoli and then Trek to Wan, overnight in camps.
Day 04 : Wan – Bedni Bugyal
After breakfast trek to Bedni Bugyal (meadows) 6-7 hrs. It is one of the most picturesque trek through gradual steep ascending, walking through jungle to reach 3350m high altitude pastures, which offers a mesmerizing scenic view of Bugyals.
over night in camps.
Day 05 : Rest Day
Day to explore surroundings and to witness some scenic beauty in the lap of himalayas.
over night in camps.
Day 06 : Bedni Bugyal – Bhagwa Basa
After breakfast get ready to high altitude walking for 5 hrs. reach Bhagwa Basa 4100m is in footsteps of Roop Kund. Camp in Bhagwa basa overnight.
Day 07 : Bhagwasa – Roop Kund (5020m) trek to Roopkund.
Day 08 : Roop Kund – Bhagwa Basa
Trek down to Bhagwa Basa, short excursion and stay in Camp
Day 09 : Bhagwasa- Bedni
After breakfast trek down to camp at Bedni Bugyal.
Day 10 : Bedni- Mundoli
Trek to reach Mundoli, overnight in camps
Day 11 : Mundoli- Rudraprayag
Drive back to Rudraprayag overnight in Hotel.
Rudraprayag is one of the most famous Panch Prayags of Garhwal Himalaya.
Day 12 : Rudraprayag – Haridwar
After breakfast drive to Haridwar.
The holy city, evening witness aarti ceremony in river Ganges. overnight at hotel
Day 13 : Haridwar – New Delhi
In time transfer to Railway station to catch train to New Delhi