New Delhi, IN
Dayara Bugyal Trek
Trips — Trekking
- Duration: Not applicable
- Difficulty: No Such Thing
- Accomodation: Guesthouses
- Good for Groups
Not many people know, but Dayara has the best rolling meadows in our country.
This breathtaking location is nestled amidst towering snow-peaked mountains.
The trek starts from the tiny hamlet of Barsu nestled on the Haridwar-Gangotri road that overlooks the stunning valley on one side and the snowy mountains on the other, see herds of cattle grazing in the sprawling grasslands, accompanied by shepherds, wander into this world of untouched beauty leave with far more than what they seek.
How To Prepare?
Wardrobe essentials like heavy woolen and fleece clothes, rain-proof jackets, sunglasses, wind-proof jackets, thermal innerwear
A sturdy backpack with plastic or waterproof lining
Trekking shoes or snow boots.
Torch, water bottle, extra polythene bags for wet clothes.
A day-long drive from Haridwar to Barsu covering the scenic towns of Rishikesh, Chamba, and Uttarkashi beside the Bhagirathi River.
We'll settle down in the evening at our lovely guesthouse run by a local.
Start with this 4 km short trek whiich is a gradual ascend landscaped beautifully with Rhododendrons, Silver Oak, and Deodar forests. Reach the destination for the day which is Barnala, which marks the beginning of the famed undulating stretches of green prairies or ‘Bugyals’.
5 Km to the high alpine meadow of Dayara Bugyal, On arriving at this vast meadow that resembles heaven, you can catch sight of some majestic peaks, namely Srikanth, Rudregaira, Gangotri I, II & III, Jaonli, Draupadi ka Danda I & II, Black peak, Bandarpunch and such.
Dayara Bugyal to Bakaria top, the highest point of the vast meadow standing at 12,000 ft. Get enchanted by the panoramic views of snowy peaks, lush valleys and such from the top.
Alpine meadows, dense woods and little rivulets is all what pichkiya is about.
Catch sight of the charming village of Barsu and its adjoining settlements can about halfway down the trail.
Arrive at Barsu by afternoon and chill for the night.
Set off for a drive back to Haridwar;
We are enthusiastic travelers ourselves and believe that women and girls need to travel more than they currently do in India. We provide exclusive women-only trips for Yoga, Scuba, Surfing, Spa, and other activities. We ensure that our trips are safer and well suite for girls-only travel. Each location and activity is well-curated and verified for being women-friendly
Avoid frostbite from freezing temperatures, wear properly fitted trekking boots to keep warm.
For proper blood circulation, avoid wearing thick socks or more than one pair of socks.
Instead of denim jeans, wear track pants.
Do not use disposable plastic water bottles, plastic-wrapped items.
Always carry a couple of pairs of thermal inner-wear.
Wear waterproof jackets and gloves.
Always pack light and carry only the essentials.
Carry your own waterbottle.
₹9500 per guest
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