Dayara Bugyal Summer Trek in Garhwal Himalaya
May 1 | 6:18PM - May 5 | 10:18PM
Invite your friends
and enjoy a shared experience
Invite your friends
and enjoy a shared experience
Dayara Bugyal is a perfect Summer trek with gorgeous forests, beautiful camping, quaint villages, and thrilling climbs. Dayara Bugyal summer trek offers magnificent views of the Mt. Bandarpoonch, Mt Jaonli, Mt. Srikanth, Mt. Draupadi ka Danda, Gangotri mountains range, and pristine alpine meadows of Garhwal Himalaya in Uttarakhand. You will be walking for long hours along the riveting trail of the mixed forests of maples, oak, pines, and rhododendron trees. The beauty of Dayara Bugyal is the magical landscape transformation in every season - in the summer, you will see yellow, white, and violet flowers throughout the meadows, while in autumn, the meadows turn golden brown. In winter, the meadows and forests are carpeted with powdery snow, which also makes it one of the best skiing destinations of Garhwal Himalaya in Uttarakhand.
What is special about Dayara Bugyal trek?
The trail being of easy to moderate level, it requires less fitness levels and is suitable to every age group and people as compared to other Himalayan treks.
Hike to one of the Highest meadows of India.
Accessible throughout the year and is beautiful in all seasons. Greenery from Apr – Oct and Snow laden trails from Nov-Mar
A small trek offering bigger mountain experiences
Easy Trek which can be done by any one. Lesser efforts with greater rewards
A complete peace offering place at the summit view.
The destination offers a complete 360-degree view of mighty Himalayan peaks. Mt. Bandarpoonch, Mt Jaonli, Mt. Srikanth and Mt. Draupadi ka Danda seems at an arms distance from the Dayara Bugyal.
Duration: 04 Nights and 05 Day Ex: Rishikesh (02 Nights Guest house and two nights camping)
Best Season: Round the year except July and August
Destination: Rishikesh – Uttarkashi – Raithal village – Goyi – Dayara Bugyal – Rishikesh
Activities: Trekking, Camping, Photography, and pilgrimage
Day by Day Itinerary:
Day 01: Rishikesh / Haridwar to Raithal Village Via Uttarkashi (195 Km by road – 8 hr + 800 Meter walk) Altitude 1805
After breakfast drive to Raithal village via Uttarkashi is one of the major towns of Uttarakhand. It’ll take another one and a half hour drive to reach Raithal.
Raithal to Upper Raithal is a short hike of just 1km which can be easily done in less than an hour. The well-marked trail begins from the terrace fields of the village and climbs up to the forest entry point. It is an ideal location to mark the beginning of the trek with unobstructed views of Mt. Shrikanth, Mt. Jaunli & Mt. Draupadi ka Danda. Dinner and overnight stay in guest house at Upper Raithal.
Day 02: Raithal Village to Dayara Bugyal via Goyi (7 Km by Trek – 5 Hr) Altitude 3408
After breakfast you will start trek towards Dayara Meadow via Gui campsite. Today's route is Gradual ascend through the beautiful landscape of laced Rhododendrons and a forest cover of Silver oaks & Deodar till we reach our campsite in Dayara. On the way to the campsite, you would be also seeing majestic mountain views and peaks like Mt. Jaonli, Mt. Srikantha, Mt. Gangotri and a lot more. You will also pass through the Gui Taal and the forest department concrete hut. Dinner and Overnight stay will be at Dayara Bugyal campsite in tents.
Day 03: Dayara to Surya Top to Uchlaru Top to Dayara Bugyal (10 Km by Hike – 6 hr two side) altitude 400 Meters.
After breakfast, we start our day and trek to Surya top and further to Uchlaru Top which offer 360 degree view of Himalaya including Bandarpunch (6350 mtrs), Draupadi Ka Danda (6420 mtrs), Jaonli (6600 mtrs), Srikanth, Gangotri I,II,III and many other peaks. It is best day of our walk on the entire trek. Later trek back to Dayara Bugyal. Dinner and overnight stay in tents.
Day 04: Dayara Bugyal to Raithal Village
After breakfast trek back to Raithal village through a nice oak, Cedar and rhododendron forest and finally get to Raithal village. It is all pretty much downhill to the village. We can have nice hot water bucket bath once we reach in the guest house at upper Raithal. Dinner and Overnight stay in guest house.
Day 05: Raithal Village to Rishikesh
After Breakfast, we board our awaiting vehicle to drive us back to Rishikesh. Lunch on the way and Trip finishes at the arrival in Rishikesh
INR 25000 PP
Costs Included in the Tour: -
Road transportation from Rishikesh to Rishikesh by car/coach as per group size.
Two Night accommodation in Guest house at Upper Raithal village with all meals on Double / twin sharing basis
Two Night accommodation in Tents at Dayara Meadow with all meals on twin sharing basis
All meals from Day 1 Lunch to Day 5 Lunch
All camping gear including tents and sleeping mattress. Kitchen, Dining and toilet tent.
Permits and Entrance fees.
Good English/Hindi/ Spanish -speaking local tour guide, cooks, porters, and mules.
Pick up and drop off from airport/railway station.
Porters or mules for your personal equipment during the trek.
All government taxes included.
Visit to all important temples and places during the Tour.
Costs Not Included in the Tour: -
International/Domestic air fare or train fare.
Expenses of a personal nature - tips, laundry, phone calls, beverages
Accommodation or any meals in Rishikesh
Unforeseen expenses that demand a change in itinerary like natural forces, changes in weather, road blockages, flight/train cancellations and illness.
Medical, Travel, or Evacuation insurance.
50% advance payment confirms your booking.
We will transport all your belongings for you so that you only have to carry your day pack with camera, water bottle and jacket.
We serve three meals a day including snacks and drinks. We provide a variety of tasty healthy food including Indian, Chinese and Western meals with lots of vegetables and fruit.
Taknaur Renge, Uttarakhand 249135GET DIRECTIONS