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Difficulty Level: Easy
Altitude: 4240 m
Duration: 7D/6N Days
Nestled within the breathtaking Uttarkashi region of Uttarakhand lies the hidden gem known as Gidara Bugyal. As one of the largest high-altitude meadows in India, Gidara Bugyal boasts a sprawling landscape twice the size of Dayara Bugyal and Ali and Bedni Bugyal.
Gidara Bugyal shares its proximity with Dayara Bugyal but is situated at a higher altitude. The journey of Gidara Bugyal takes you across expansive grasslands, rolling meadows, & a beautiful diverse array of plant & animal life. You will feel nature during the trekking on this awesome trek.
While Gidara Bugyal is categorized as an easy trek suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers, novice adventurers are advised to be in good physical condition. This Gidara Bugyal trail has some steep & hazardous sections that call for a reasonable degree of fitness.
The most remarkable highlight of the Gidara Bugyal trek is the exhilarating ridge hike leading to Gidara Top, at a breathtaking altitude of 4240m. Here, you’ll be treated to uninterrupted vistas of the mighty peaks, including Gangotri, Jogin, Srikanth, and DKD on clear days. This journey of Gidara Trekking is rewarded because of these stunning views.
Best Time to Embark on the Gidara Bugyal Trek
The optimal times for the Gidara Bugyal trek are the pre-monsoon months of May and June, as well as the post-monsoon months of September and October. During these months, you can expect the best weather conditions, promising a trekking adventure that you’ll cherish and thoroughly enjoy.
- Meals: All vegetarian meals from breakfast to dinner for the first day to seventh day.
- Morning and evening tea/coffee are served with light snacks during the trek.
- Camping Charges: All essential fees and permits for Indian residents are covered.
- Safety Equipment: Basic first aid medical kits including an oxygen cylinder and an oximeter.
- Expert Trek Leaders: Knowledgeable and experienced trek leaders and support staff.
- Personal Insurance
- Medical Certificate
- Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit
Day 1: Dehradun to Raithal
Your adventure begins as you depart from Dehradun and make your way to Raithal. The journey itself offers glimpses of the natural beauty that awaits you, setting the stage for an exciting week ahead.
Day 2: Upper Raithal to Dayara Bugyal
On the second day, you'll ascend from Upper Raithal to Dayara Bugyal. As you hike through lush meadows, you'll be treated to panoramic vistas of the surrounding mountains.
Day 3: Dayara Bugyal to Devkund
Continuing your trek, you'll proceed from the enchanting Dayara Bugyal to the mystical Devkund. This day promises both natural beauty and a sense of spiritual wonder.
Day 4: Devkund to Lambi Dhar and Surya Top
Your journey takes you to Lambi Dhar and onward to Surya Top. Prepare to be awestruck by the majestic peaks that surround you as you reach higher altitudes.
Day 5: Surya Top to Gidara Bugyal
As you descend from Surya Top, you'll enter the picturesque Gidara Bugyal. The diverse landscapes along this route offer a feast for the senses, making every step a memorable one.
Day 6: Gidara Bugyal Exploration & Camp at Lower Gidara/Gujjar Hut
Take a day to explore the pristine beauty of Gidara Bugyal. You can wander amidst the meadows, take in the fresh mountain air, and truly connect with nature. In the evening, settle down at Lower Gidara or the Gujjar Hut for a cozy campfire.
Day 7: Gujjar Hut to Bhangeli
Bid farewell to Gidara Bugyal and head towards Bhangeli. The trek continues to surprise with its ever-changing landscapes, ensuring you remain captivated throughout.
Day 8: Departure from Bhangeli
As your Gaumukh Tapovan adventure comes to an end, you'll depart from Bhangeli with a heart full of memories and a newfound appreciation for the incredible beauty of the Himalayas.