Kedarkantha Trekking Trip

6 Days

About the Trip

Best Winter Trek Of The Mighty Himalayas!

Kedarkantha trek is considered among the best winter trek in the country. Kedarkantha is a 

majestic Himalayan peak located in Govind Wildlife Sanctuary of Uttarkashi district of 

Uttarakhand at an elevation of 3812 meters above sea level. The snow remains here till the

month of April, which makes it so popular unlike other winter treks. The trek starts from a small

village Sankri, hike through dense forests of oak and Rhododendron, a frozen lake or Talab

midway and finally a hike to the summit in snowy and chilly conditions. The prominent

Himalayan peaks namely Bandarpoonch, Kalanag, Swargarohini etc are visible from the summit

of Kedarkantha.

Highlights of Trip

  • Best Snow Trek which is accessible in the whole winter.
  • It gives you a feeling of climbing a Himalayan peak without technical climbing
  • One of the best snow peaks to climb for beginners.
  • Beautiful campsites of Juda ka Talab and Kedarkantha base camp
  • Snow laden trails from the very first day
  • The view from the summit is mesmerizing where everything looks below your feet
  • The sunrise from the Kedarkantha peak is one of the best

Itinerary

 Pick up from Dehradun Railway Station at 6:30 AM. Dehradun is well connected with 

Delhi through railway and road route. Overnight Buses and Trains are available.

A 200 km drive to Sankri Via Mussoorie, Kempty Falls, Netwar & Purola.
Arrival at Sankri village by evening, Check in Guest house/Hotel. Dinner and rest at the 

guesthouse/hotel. Quick introduction and briefing about the trek

Trek to Juda Ka Talab campsite after breakfast.

The trail is of easy to moderate ascend passing through dense forests of Oak & 

Rhondendrone Arrival at Juda Ka Talab campsite followed by lunch and rest in the 

camps.

The Tal remains frozen during the winter season and a great sight to watch.
Evening refreshments, Group Activities and dinner at the campsite.
Overnight stay in the camps

Trek to Kedarkantha Base Camp from Juda Ka Talab after breakfast.

Arrival at base camp around lunch
An evening acclimatization walk followed by evening refreshments. Early dinner and rest 

in the camps.

Early morning Trek to Kedarkantha Peak at 4 AM after light breakfast.

Steepy and moderate climb of 3.5 km with level walks in between.
Carry at least 1-2 litres of water individually as the trail is deprived of water points.
Packed lunch at the summit point of the trek.
Descend back to Hargaon Base camp from the peak.
Refreshments and evening snacks after arriving at base camp.
Dinner and rest in Camps.

Descend down to Sankri Village from Hargaon camp after breakfast at Hargaon camp

Lunch and Night Stay in Sankri

Inclusions and Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Dehradun Pick-Up & Drop
  • Veg Meals - Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks and Dinner
  • Tents(Triple/Double Sharing), Sleeping Bags, Sleeping Matts
  • Gears: Micro Spikes and Gaiters as per snow conditions
  • Accommodation in Hotel/Guest House on Day 1 and Day 5
  • Experienced and Qualified Guides
  • Friendly and supportive staff
  • Forest permits
  • Medical Amenities – First Aid Kits, Oxymeters, oxygen cylinders.
  • Sanitized and Hygienic Campsites and Hotels

Exclusions

  • 5% GST
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusion list
  • Meals during Transportation
  • Any kind of Personal Expenses
  • Unscheduled or extended stay due to road blocks, Landslides
  • Porter/mule charges (Personal), Back pack offloading Charges
  • Cost of Evacuation in case of emergency
  • Any kind of drinks (Alcoholic, Aerated)

Trip Rules and FAQ

Payment Terms

25% At the time of Booking (Non-Refundable)

75% 1 Day before Trip Begins

Non Payment Leads to Cancellation

Booking Confirmation Policy

The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

Things to Carry

Gears

A backpack
1-litre water bottle
Clothes

Sweater/Warm Jacket
One pair of thermals
One cotton long sleeves and
1 short sleeve t-shirt

Comfortable Clothes as per
your need

1 pair of gloves
1 long pants (trek
pants and cargo pants are

favourable)

2 sets of undergarments
Extra Carry Bags to keep
Wet clothes

A pair of sunglasses
Caps or hats
A small towel
Footwear

Above-the-ankle
waterproof and breathable

hiking boots with good grip

2 pair of socks
Medication/Food

Glucose powder
Medicines for headaches,
diarrhoea, motion sickness

Dettol
Bandages
Cotton
Energy bars/snacks
Personal Accessories

Toothpaste, toothbrush
Personal toiletries and
Insect repellent
Paper soap, or sanitizer
Sunscreen minimum of
spf40+ , lip balm, cold

creams

Body spray
LED torch light

Cancelation policy

As per Policy of GoChill Trips

Refund Policy

The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
All applicable refunds will be done in the traveler’s bank account.

Trip Rules

This is a Group Trip.
This trip requires a minimum of 4 Pax.
Minimum Age : 18 Years
Carry Only Rucksack
Shared Accomodation

From ₹7,499
/ Person