Sat, 22 Sep | Gangotri

Gaumukh - Tapovan

Witness the tip of the Gangotri glacier, called Gaumukh, is the source of the River Ganga and the glory of Mt. Shivling.
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Gaumukh - Tapovan

Time & Location

22-Sep-2018, 3:00 pm
Gangotri, Uttarakhand 249135, India

About The Event

Disclaimer :

This event is the sole responsibility of Create Your Thrill Inc

Decathlon Noida shall not be held liable for any direct, indirect and incidental consequences.

Price: Rs. 13,500 per person

Difficulty: Moderate

Highest Point: 4500 m

Base Village: Gangotri

Duration: 8 days

Trek Distance: 46 km

Start/End Point: Gangotri / Gangotri


May - Jun: 22°C/ 5°C

Sep - Oct: 18°C/ 0°C

Seasons: May, Jun, Sep & Oct

Brief Overview -

  • The trail takes you through scree and boulder fields, offering marvelous views of Himalayan glaciers such as Meru, Kirti, and the mythologically significant Gangotri
  • The tip of the Gangotri glacier, called Gaumukh for its snout like appearance, is the source of the River Ganga. It was here that Bhagirath worshiped Lord Shiva and Mother Ganga descended on earth
  • The climax of the trek is Tapovan, a meadow at the foot of Mt. Shivling offering a breathtaking base to summit view of the mountain bordered by the Kedar dome and Bhagirathi peak

Itinerary -

  • Day 1 -Pick-up from Dehradun Railway Station (6:30 AM), drive to Gangotri, Uttarkashi by taxi – 275 km long journey (11/12 hrs)
  • Day 2 - Trek to Chirbasa from Gangotri – 9 km (6 hrs)
  • Day 3 - Trek to Bhojbasa from Chirbasa – 5 km (3/4 hrs)
  • Day 4 - Trek to Tapovan via Gaumukh from Bhojbasa – 7 km (6/7 hrs)
  • Day 5 - Explore Tapovan and Neel Tal(Vasuki Tal), Chaukhamba and Shivling Base
  • Day 6 -Trek back to Bhojbasa camp from Tapovan – 7 km drive (5 hrs)
  • Day 7 - Trek back to Gangotri from Bhojbasa – 14 km drive (6/7 hrs)
  • Day 8 - After breakfast head back to Dehradun from Gangotri – 275 km journey

Inclusions -

  • Accommodation for 2 nights at hotel in Gangotri on twin sharing basis
  • Forest permit and entrance fee
  • Accommodation in tents on twin sharing basis during trek
  • All Meals – breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, tea, coffee and soup
  • Camping gears like – spacious tents, sleeping bag, liner, mattress and pillow
  • Separate toilet tents – gents and ladies
  • Kitchen team, dining tent and table
  • Porters, helpers and mules for common camping materials
  • High altitude trek expert
  • Tour leader from CYT

Exclusions -

  • Government tax – GST 5%
  • Any kind of personal expenses
  • Transportation between Dehradun and Gangotri
  • Meals during transit
  • Personal Insurance
  • Personal toiletries and personal medication kit
  • Porter or mules to carry personal luggage
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head Inclusions

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  • Transport can be arranged from Dehradun to Dehradun - Rs 2200 per person.
  • Kindly select the option while registering.
  • The same can either be paid to us through net banking or in cash to the driver directly.

Refund Policy-

  • 10 days before commencement - 100% return
  • 5-9 days before commencement - 50% return
  • 0-4 days before commencement - No return, unfortunately
  • Bank Charges 2% will be forfeited

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