Bagini Glacier Trek - 11 Nights and 12 Days
Day 1: Arrival Delhi
Upon landing, our representative receives you and assists you to transfer at your pre-booked Hotel in Delhi. After checking into the hotel, enjoy your leisurely refreshments and Relax.
In the evening, you may wish to go for a visit to Dilli Haat.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi.
Day 2: Drive to Haridwar
After morning scrumptious Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Haridwar. On arrival, check-in at Hotel and Relax. After refreshment, take a viisit to local market. In the evening, walk down at Harkipauri to see the beautiful Ganga Aarti.
Overnight at hotel in Haridwar.
Day 3: Drive to Joshimath
In the morning after Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and proceed to Joshimath, The journey to Joshimath will take us through Devprayag, Srinagar, Rudrapryag, and Karnprayag. Enjoy the scenic beauty of the surroundings. On arrival, check-in at the hotel and enjoy your day at leisure. Get a good night’s sleep as tomorrow our Bagini Glacier Trek starts.
Night stay at Hotel in Joshimath.
Day 4: Drive to Jumma and Trek to Ruing
Get ready for the day as today we actually start Bagini Glacier Trek. After having a good healthy breakfast, we drive to Jumma. The route from Joshimath to Jumma is a bit steep and rocky. Jumma will be our starting point of Bagini Glacier Trek. From Jumma, the trail starts with a steel suspension bridge over the Dhauliganga after which the ascent of Ruing begins. A mid ascent from here will finally lead us at Ruing Village. If time permits, take a stroll around the meadow and observe some wildflowers over there.
There are two options for camping for the night; by gaining permission from the local villagers and camp at the panchayat ghar or get closer to Dronagiri as it has a stream flowing through it, making it a pretty site.
Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Day 5: Trek to Dronagiri
Today’s trek will be mostly through lush evergreen forests. The favorable point of Dronagiri Trek is that each moderate ascension is trailed by a level walk. On the route, you will get to encounter many wild animals and flying creatures. The view of beautiful Bagini River is another point of attraction which you will get to see on the way. Critical step of the trek is 1 km of stretch which goes through the landslide and another 1km level stroll on a cemented path conveys you to Dronagiri.
Upon reaching, set up your camps where you could retire for the Night.
Day 6: Trek to Bagini Base Camp via Longatulli
The day is for Bagini Base Camp Trek. At first, there is a gradual ascent of around one km to reach at the highest point of a ridge. From that point, take a continuous descend to the left bank of Bagini River. From the ridge, we could see Trishuli, Hardeol and Purbi Dunagiri tops. After crossing Bagini River, follow the trail to the right for Longatulli. The trail to left goes to Kanari Khal. After a continuous climb all along the Bagini River, the trail experience some rough patches after which we reach a little meadow known as Longatulli campground.
Upon reaching, set up your camps and get revived with the stunning view of Satminal, Hardeul and Rishi pahar peaks.
Day 7: Trek to Bagini Glacier and then Trek back to Bagini Base Camp
Today is the most rewarding day of the entire Bagini Glacier Trek. The trek to Bagini Glacier and Changbag is a bit long with moderate hiking. If we want to view the sunrise from the Changabang base camp we need to head up early. Along the way, we will see huge chunks of ice, and also moraines, which are deposits of rocks and pebbles. The Bagini Glacier is indeed an astounding vision. The views of Hathi, Ghori,Satminal, Dunagiri east, Garur peak, Trishuli, hardeul, Rishi, Kalanka and Changabang from Changbang Base Camp is just beyond some one’s imagination. Go trigger happy and set off to Changbang, the final destination. Later, we retrace the path towards Bagini Base Camp.
Dinner and Overnight at the camp.
Day 8: Trek to Ruing
After morning breakfast, retrace the same route we took to reach the base camp. Descend for around 18 kms through Longatulli to reach Dronagiri Village and later Ruing Village.
Dinner and overnight at the camp
Day 9: Trek to Jumma and Drive to Joshimath
After morning nutritious Breakfast, say goodbye to Bagini Glacier Trek and return to Jumma. From Jumma, drive to Joshimath with lots of memories of Bagini Glacier Trek. Upon arrival, check into the hotel and Relax.
Overnight at Hotel in Joshimath.
Day 10: Drive to Haridwar
After morning Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Haridwar. On arrival, check-in at Hotel and take some leisurely refreshments. After reviving yourself, head out to visit some great temples and other major attractions in the vicinity.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Haridwar.
Day 11: Drive to Delhi
Today. After an early morning Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and take a drive back to Delhi. Check into the hotel upon reaching and Relax. In the evening, go for a visit to Sound & Light show at Red Fort.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Delhi.
Day 12: Departure
Today, you will be assisted to transfer at Delhi Airport to catch flight to next destination.
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