Khatling Glacier Trek – 14 Nights and 15 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 Rishikesh
After morning wholesome Breakfast, leave for Rishikesh. Check into the hotel on reaching and Relax. In the evening, go for evening Ganga Aarti.
Night stay at hotel.
Day 3: Explore Rishikesh
In the morning after sumptuous Breakfast, leave for local sightseeing visiting the nearby temples and the suspension bridge, Laksham jhula. Evening is for local market visit.
Dinner and Night stay.
Day 4: Drive to Ghuttu
After morning wholesome breakfast, check-out from the inn and drive to Ghuttu along the Ganga valley, trailed by the Alaknanda valley, and then finally reaching the Bhilangana river valley.
Overnight in Camps.
Day 5: Trek to Reeh
This is our first day of the trek to Khatling Glacier. After breakfast, we begin the trek to Reeh. In the beginning, the trail passes through the river Devling and then a steep ascent of few minutes through the forests of Chir pine, Rhododendrons and Bamboos finally leads us at Reeh.
Overnight in camps.
Day 6: Trek to Gangi
After an early morning Breakfast, begin the trek to Gangi. The day starts with a lofty ascent after which the trail step by step smoothes out to achieve Gangi. On the way we pass Nerlan. From Gangi, one gets remarkable views of the Panwali ridge. Gangi is a genuinely enormous town. One can visit the neighborhood temple here.
Overnight in camps.
Day 7: Trek to Kharsoli
After breakfast, start the trek to Kharsoli. The day is of long trekking session. At first, the trail descend down toward Deokhri Channi. From that point, follow the trail through the dense forests where the trail forks, just past the Kalyani stream. The left trail prompts Sahastratal Lake 4872 mts which the trail to Khatling proceeds straight an open zone referred to locally as Birodh. Legend has it that this place was either the site of the old Gangi town and was also the meeting place of the Bhilong villagers. From here it is two hours to Kharsoli, which is an extensive meadow surrounded by conifers and Oaks.
Overnight in Camps..
Day 8: Trek to Khatling Cave
Today, we head towards our next destination i.e. Khatling Cave. Follow the trail along the river and then enter into the forest of Oak, Spruce and Silver Birch to reach Bhelbagi, a shepard encampment.. Futher walk of a few good hours though the dense forest to reach another encampment at Tamakund cave in an area known for its wild flowers. From there it is just a couple of hours walk to the Khatling cave which is very close to the Khatling glacier.
Night halt at the camp.
Day 9: Trek to Khatling Glacier and Trek to Chowki
This is the most rewarding day of the entire Khatling Glacier Trek. After breakfast, trek to Zero Point at Khatling Glacier. The Khatling Glacier is connected with the mammoth hanging glaciers of Jogin, Ratangian, and Phating. A steep descend to the river bank before ascending boulder and scree slopes beside the Bhilan Ganga take us at Kahtling Glacier. Enjoy the panoramic views of surrounding from the summit. After spending some quality amount of time at summit, walk towards Chowki or follow ventures for some distance and cross the river to achieve Chowki. Chowki is a lovely knoll and an extraordinary campground. For those strolling up to the glacier, their exertion would be remunerated with a fine Himalayan display around the glacier.
Overnight in camp.
Day 10: Trek to Masar Tal and Trek Back to Chowki
In the morning trek to Masar Tal, a High Altitude lake. Admire the beauty of nature upon arrival and then retrace the path towards Chowki. On arrival, to retire for the night in cozy camp.
Day 11: Trek to Kharsoli
After breakfast, retrace the same route we took before. Retire for the night in your cozy camps.
Dinner and night stay at the camp.
Day 12: Trek to Reeh via Gangi
It’s a longer walk today as we come down to Reeh Via Gangi. This will help us to get to the road head before Ghutu early tomorrow.
Dinner and night stay at camp.
Day 13: Trek to Ghuttu and Drive to Tehri Dam
Descending is likewise difficult and it incurs significant damage to your knee also. And with your arrival in Ghuttu, this astounding Khatling glacier trek will come to an end. From Guttu, we drive to Tehri Dam, a beautiful village of Sursinghdhar near New Tehri. On arrival, check-In at Guest house or Service Bungalow. There are views of the Tehri Dam with its lake below and the Himalayan range in front. Dinner and night stay.
Day 14: Drive to Rishikesh
Today, you will be received by our chauffeir who takes you at your pre-booked hotel in Rishikesh. Check into the hotel on reaching and Relax. Later the day, you can go for thill with white water rafting.
Overnight at Hotel in Rishikesh.
Day 15: Drive to Delhi and Airport Transfer
Today. After an early morning Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and take a drive back to Delhi. On reaching, you will be assisted to transfer at Delhi Airport to catch flight to next destination.
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