TREK TO TAPOVAN NANDANVAN

On the trek – All meals included. our starting point of the trek. In small vehicles / coach depending on the group size COUNTRYSIDE ADVENTURE HOLIDAYS . a fine high altitude alpine meadow. Uttarkashi and reach Gangotri. Our camp at Nandanvan enables a spectacular view of Mt. one of the most intriguingly shaped mountains of the world. Shivling. Rishikesh. we trek up the Gaumukh glacier to finally reach Nandanvan. Camping – 06 Hotel: Bed & Breakfast basis. Passing through Chidbasa and Bhojbasa.About The Tour We travel through the hallowed lands of Haridwar. The historic Bhagirathi River roars by as we explore this region FACT FILE Total Duration Tour Starts Style of tour Physical Challenge Max Altitude Best Season Stay (nights) Food Travel : : : : : : : : : 11 nights / 12 days Ex – Haridwar Treks & Walks 4500 m / 14760 ft May to June & September to October Hotel – 05.

Brief Itinerary Day 01 Day 02 Day 03 Day 04 Day 05 Day 06 Day 07 Day 08 Day 09 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Map not to scale Arrival Haridwar.Route Map Altitude Chart Altitude in Feet 16000 12000 8000 4000 0 12438 10300 13100 14639 14760 13100 10300 1168 Graph indicates sleeping altitudes & not daily ascents or descents on the tour. Transfer to Rishikesh Rishikesh – Gangotri Rest day in Gangotri Gangotri – Chidbasa Chidbasa – Bhojbhasa Bhojbhasa – Tapovan Tapovan – Nandavan Rest day at Nandanvan Nandanvan – Bhojbasa Bhojbasa – Gangotri Gangotri – Rishikesh Rishikesh – Haridwar Do you think comfort and adventure are incompatible? Not at Countryside! .

Overnight camping. Gangotri is a tiny settlement with a beautiful temple of Ganga. Day 03: Acclimatization day at Gangotri Our stay and long walks in Gangotri will help us to acclimatize for the higher heights of Tapovan! Day 04: Gangotri to Chidbasa (3792 m / 12438 ft. Overnight at a hotel. clean hotel in Gangotri. Day 02: Haridwar / Rishikesh to Gangotri via Uttarkashi (3140 m / 10299 ft. Interacting with pilgrims . 30 mins) Upon arrival in Haridwar. drive to Rishikesh (356 m / 1168 ft. at Chidbasa. Our base for this trek is a small. Shivling en route is breathtaking! We further do an acclimatization walk to Gaumukh (4100m / 13448ft) and come back to Bhojbhasa for hot lunch. 9 km.10 hrs) After breakfast we depart for Gangotri via Uttarkashi. 25 kms. drive to Rishikesh. 9 . Our trips are not 'Been There Done That' but 'Been There Lived That!' . Day 05: Chidbasa to Bhojbhasa (3993 m / 13100 ft. Check into a hotel. a leisurely walk of 9 km gets us to our first tented camp by the waters of Bhagirathi. Carrying just our essentials in a backpack. 2 hrs) After breakfast we wind up camp and proceed to Bhojbhasa (5km). Overnight camping. 250 kms. 5 km.Detail Itinerary Day 01: Arrival Haridwar. 4 hrs) The trek begins.our companions on this route – it is an experience in itself! The first glimpse of Mt. amongst trees of birch.

which approximately takes 5 – 6 hrs.Day 06: Bhojbhasa – Tapovan (4463 m / 14639 ft. Shivling and Meru. 6 hrs) We start our trek to Tapovan. On reaching Gaumukh we start our climb to Tapovan crossing the Gangotri glacier. After a good trek of two hours we hit the alpine meadow of Tapovan (4463m / 14639ft) . 5 to 6 hrs) After breakfast we start our trek to Nandanvan (4500m / 14760ft) the base of the Bhagirathi peaks across Gangotri Glacier. From here we have glorious views of Mt. Day 08: Rest day at Nandanvan Phone : +91-22-2444-2944 / 1513 | Cell Phone : +91-986-920-1443 | Telefax : +91-22-2446-9093 .Overnight camping Day 07: Tapovan to Nandavan (4500 m / 14760 ft. Overnight Camping.

Day 11: Drive to Haridwar. Overnight camping. 67500/Rs. Overnight stay in a hotel. Road. Vawda Bldg.Haridwar) Classic Category Group Size 2 Pax 3 . transfer to Haridwar to board the train for Delhi. Final Departure.400 028. End of arrangements… Cost Per Person (Ex . 59500/Rs.Day 09: Nandanvan to Bhojbasa (5 hrs) Trek back from Nandanvan to Bhojbasa. 245. 5500/Foreign National USD 1775 USD 1572 USD 1303 USD 1167 USD 135 Cost Includes 1. Accommodation:  Rishikesh & Gangotri: In a hotel on twin sharing / Bed & Breakfast basis  On the trek: In camping tents on twin / triple sharing basis including all meals 2. Post breakfast.. Others:  Local guide on the trek  Necessary porterage and equipment on the trek Sales Office : 35. J. Mumbai . Travel:  Trek transfers in vehicles / coach depending on the group size 3. Shivaji Park.5 Pax 6 . L. Day 10: Gangotri – Rishikesh (8 to 9 hrs) Drive back to Rishikesh. Overnight stay in a hotel.9 Pax > 10 Pax Single Supplement (Available on hotel stay only) Indian National Rs. 43500/Rs. Dadar (west). 48500/Rs. Day 10: Bhojbasa to Gangotri (5 to 6 hrs) Trek down to Gangotri. INDIA .

porters & guide. Prices subject to change depending on the availability of rooms. 5. such as accident. Tips to the camping staff. Our effort will be to continue with the trip as per the schedule & make you as comfortable as possible. Travel expenses to Haridwar & back. 3.com | www. The itinerary should be viewed as ideal & we may have to make some spot changes due various reasons.” and its associates. General Notes 1. Any extra costs incurred due extension / change of the itinerary due to natural calamities. Any kind of insurance. transport. factors beyond the control of “Countryside Outdoor Programmes Pvt. theft. flight delays. 7. road blocks. evacuation etc. Charges for „personal‟ porters hired over and above the porters / mules hired for our trek. 2. Items not specified in “Cost Includes”. The distances & altitude mentioned in the above itinerary are to the best of our knowledge & information.in .Cost Excludes 1. marginal variance in the actual distances & altitudes is possible. We request you to please read the general information and booking conditions. Service Tax as applicable 2. Govt. etc.freespiritindia. 8. 6. Delays are expected on account of roadblock & weather conditions. medical. Food expenses during travel between two destinations and during stay in Gangotri & Rishikesh. Our effort is to give a clear idea about various aspects of the trip to avoid any misunderstanding during the tour.in | www. Websites : www. But in such situations we may have to compromise on the campsite / hotels & adjust to these situations then & there.kidventure. 4. 3. vehicle breakdown etc. Ltd.countrysideindia. 4.

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