Kedarkantha Trek, Uttarakhand

5D/4N
5
Days in
Uttarakhand
Sightseeing Included
Transport Included
Meals Included
Permits
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Trip Highlights

  • Embark on an exhilarating trek to the Kedarkantha summit for a 360-degree view of the majestic Himalayan peaks.

  • Enjoy picturesque camp stays and have a unique and immersive experience with nature.

  • Explore the beautiful Juda ka Talab and add a tranquil touch to the trekking adventure.

  • Witness the magical sunrise from the summit as it casts a mesmerising glow over the surrounding peaks.

  • Revel in the majestic Himalayas’ beauty as you trail amidst the snow-capped peaks and pristine landscapes.

INR 4,890
per_person
INR 5,978.025
4.6(11.1K)
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What’s inside the package?
Inclusions
Trek From Sankri to Juda Ka Talab
Trek From Juda Ka Talab To Base Camp
Trek From Base Camp to the Kedarkantha Summit | Descend Back to Juda Ka Talab
Trek From Juda Ka Talab To Sankri Village
Meals
Stay
Permits
Guide
Activities
Exclusions
Expenses of a personal nature.
Meals not mentioned in the itinerary or inclusions

Know Before You Go

  • Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the plains; take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitudes.
  • Water is very precious, so conservation is appreciated.
  • Do not encourage trekking during the night unless it is a part of the itinerary and a guide is with you; this might lead to unforeseen mishaps.
  • Avoid using earphones during the trek; this might hinder your audibility.
  • Avoid using plastic bags and maintain the ecological balance of the destinations.
  • In case, the trek needs to be canceled, the authorities should be informed beforehand.
  • Guidelines issued by the State-Government are to be followed. Social distancing to be maintained. Frequent hand sanitization and use of mask is recommended.
  • Please provide a valid ID at the time of check-in.
  • The exact location will be shared with you post-booking.
  • Professional guide(s) are available to ensure high safety and more information and personal attention which are necessary to appreciate a trek.
  • Neat and clean vehicle for the journey with experienced driver especially for hilly terrains available.
  • All the activities depend upon the weather.
  • Camping is very basic in nature. One must not expect luxuries. Electricity may be available only at a few locations.
  • Mobile & laptop charging points may/may not be available on campsites at a common point.
  • Carry dry snacks/food from home (you will save a lot of money). Carry water bottles with you, so that you can refill.
  • Keep your luggage minimum; the more you carry, the more you hassle.
  • Ensure that you stay covered with thermals and enough jackets to withstand the temperature that is between 8°C to 15°C during the day and -5°C to 3°C at the night.
  • The management reserves all the right to modify the Kedarkantha trekking during any emergencies or natural calamities.
  • It is recommended to carry enough warm clothes and the right kind of shoes for the Kedarkantha winter trek.
  • Children below the age of 7 years are not recommended for Kedarkantha trek.
  • Pay heed to the trek leaders and guides in order to enjoy a safe and sound trek.
  • Transportation to and fro from Dehradun is available on additional charges on request.
  • The Kedarkantha winter trek takes place through an eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites. Travelers littering may be fined.
  • Any personal expenses, items of personal nature, meals not mentioned, etc. will not be in part of the Kedarkantha trek package.
  • Avoid consumption of alcohol or any other intoxicants during the Kedarkantha Trekking.
  • Itineraries are based on information available at the time of planning and are subject to change. "Thrillophilia'' reserves the right to change expedition dates, people or itineraries as conditions warrant If a trip must be delayed or the itinerary changed due to bad weather, road conditions, transportation delays, government intervention, airline schedules, sickness, or other contingency for which Thrilllophilia or its agents cannot make provision, the cost of delays and/or other changes are the responsibility of the participant. Thrillophilia reserves the right to decline, or accept, any individual as a trip member for any reason whatsoever.
  • Liability for change in itinerary due to reasons beyond our control like a change in flight and train schedule, cancellation of flights/1trains, political disturbances, natural phenomenon, roadblocks, etc. will not be accommodated in the package cost. No bill will be reimbursed for any missed service/facility.
  • During a trip, in case the roads are blocked due to landslides or a reason that is beyond control, Thrillophilia will rearrange the itinerary for the travellers real-time, however, the cost of alternative accommodation will be borne by the customer as the hotels pre-booked execute their cancellation policies and are nonrefundable.
  • Because of any reason natural or personal, if the Trek or a particular activity is not completed, no refund will be processed.
  • The difference in the cost shall be borne by the client in case of any amendment in the package due to change in the number of guests, hotel change, itinerary change, etc.
  • If in case any traveller wants to or decides to leave the trip in the middle, all the expenses from that point onwards will be borne by the traveller. Neither the operator nor Thrillophilia will be held responsible for such decisions or for any refund.
  • The refund or compensation is also not issued if for any reason you have to come down from the trek. The trek leader may send you down from the trek, owing to reasons like lack of fitness, AMS, blood pressure, turn-around-time, health issues, or if you are found smoking/ drinking, or breaking the rules of the trek. refund or compensation are issued only when the whole trek is cancelled or called off on behalf of Thrillophilia.
  • At Thrillophilia, we almost never call off or cancel our treks. But in the rare event we might have to call off or cancel a trek due to any unforeseen natural catastrophes like continuous rain or snow, thunderstorms, snowstorms, landslides, floods, earthquakes, or any other natural calamity or other issues like local riots, curfews, pandemics, lockdowns, government orders, or any such situations that might prevent a safe trekking experience. In such cases, Thrillophilia will issue a Credit note summing up to the same amount as your trek fee that can be redeemed on any of the treks over a period of the next year.

Additional Information

About the Kedarkantha Trek:

Kedarkantha is a highly sought-after winter trek that can be aptly called the Queen of Winter Treks. During winters, the trail is covered in knee-deep snow, and the stunning view from the top and the easy and scenic trails attract a lot of trekkers. The trek takes you through the dense pine forests of Govind National Park, which is relatively easy on endurance. Kedarkantha trek offers an unmatched experience of the cosmic sky, verdant meadows, snow-capped paths, charming villages, fragrant pine forests, towering peaks, peaceful rivers, and some fascinating mythological tales. Join us on this incredible adventure!

Kedarkantha Trekking Quick Facts:

Start/ End Point of the Trek: Sankri village

Duration: 6D/5N

Kedarkantha Trek Distance: 20 km

Kedarkantha Trek Height: 12,500 ft

Kedarkantha Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate 

Kedarkantha Trek Temperature: Day (8°C to 15°C) and Night: (-5°C to 3°C)

Best Time to do Kedarkantha Trekking: November to April

Railway Station: Dehradun is the nearest railway station 

Airport: Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun

About the Activity:

  • Embark on a trek that is a winter wonderland that offers a stunning view of the Himalayas, making it a perfect destination for adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers.
  • The summit of Kedarkantha stands at an impressive altitude of 12,500 feet, which is well-suited for beginners, providing a comfortable and enjoyable journey while also being physically rewarding.
  • The trek offers an unforgettable experience of trekking through knee-deep snow, making it a dream adventure for winter lovers.
  • Listen to some fascinating mythological stories about Lord Shiva and his connection to the Kedarkantha Peak.
  • Take this unique opportunity to experience the local culture and traditions of the Garhwal Himalayas, which are otherwise hidden from the tourist's eye.
  • This trek offers an unparalleled opportunity for stargazing, providing an unobstructed view of the cosmic sky, which is a sight to behold.
  • Equipped with well-defined trails coupled with the availability of basic amenities, such as tents and meals, makes it a perfect trek for solo trvelers and groups alike.
  • With its awe-inspiring natural beauty, cultural significance, and challenging yet rewarding trails, Kedarkantha Trek is a must-visit destination for anyone seeking a memorable adventure.

Kedarkantha Trek Package Inclusions:

Accommodation in Guest house/Home stay/Camping

Meals while on trek (Veg.)

Trekking equipments like comfortable sleeping bag, thick mattress, separate kitchen & dinning tent, crampon, utensils

All necessary permits and entry fees

Oxygen cylinder, first aid medical kits and stretcher

Professional Trek Leader (Mountaineering qualified), Guide, and Support staff.

Staff insurance.

How to reach Dehradun:

By Air: Jolly Grant Airport serves Dehradun domestically, with regular flights coming in from major metro cities in India. 

By Train: The nearest railway station is the Dehradun junction, which is well connected to major cities from all over India.

By Road: Dehradun is well connected through road network. You can either drive to Dehradun or hire a cab/taxi to reach Dehradun from Delhi or any other nearby cities. Regular bus services also prevail to and fro Dehradun through an excellent roadways network

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