Region: Gharwal Himalaya
Total Duration – 24 Nights / 25 Days
Style Of Trip – Climbing
Maximum Altitude – 6507m/21340ft.
Grade – Difficult
Best Season – June to September
Accommodation – Hotel/Guesthouse; Organized Campsite
Food – On trek – All meals included
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Day 1: ARRIVAL DELHI:
Day to visit Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF) for briefing and to full fill all formalities. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2: Delhi – Rishikesh.
Day 3: Rishikesh to Joshimath.
Day for full fill all formalities with Local Administration & Forest Department. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 4: Joshimath – Badrinath (2680 mts/8844 ft)
Day 5: Badrinath – Charanpaduka
Day 6: Charanpaduka – Base Camp.
Day 7: Base Camp: Day free for acclimatization and surrounding area..
Day 8: BASE CAMP: load ferry to the Advance Base Camp..
Day 9: occupied ADVANCE BASE CAMP (5130 M):.
Day 10: BASE CAMP: load ferry to the Advance Base Camp..
Day11: ADVANCE BASE CAMP: Another rest day today for acclimatization, Go for a short height-gain and return to ABC for overnight stay..
Day 12: ADVANCE BASE CAMP (LOAD FERRY TO CAMP 1):
Day 13: Occupied CAMP 1.
Day 14: Camp 1 to Summit Camp..
Day 15: Occupied Summit Camp (5,800 M):.
Day 16: SUMMIT (6507m/21340ft.)
Day 17: Reserve Day for Summit..
Day 18: Reserve Day for Summit..
Day 19: Summit Camp to – ABC. (By Train.)
Day 20: Descend – Base Camp.
Day 21: Rest day.
Day 22: Base Camp – Badrinath.
Day 23: Joshimath – Rishikesh
Day 24: Rishikesh – Delhi
Day 25: DELHI DEPARTS:
Morning visit IMF to full fill all formalities and de – briefing .Later in the afternoon group breakup.
What is included in the tour
- Highly advanced, Professional & certified mountaineering (Instructor/guide) from Himalaya Destination.
- Skilled local Guide who has ample knowledge of the route.
- Vegetarian meals on the Climbing. (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
- Cooks/Helper and other requisite staff.
- HAF/LAF/Porters/mules for carrying common equipments (like rations/tents/utensils/and Central climbing Equipment)
- Equipments – Tents on sharing basis / Sleeping bags / Sleeping Mattress/ Sleeping bag Inner
- During Trek & Expedition we will provide you Dome/Alpine/High Altitude tents on twin sharing basis. Camping mattresses, kitchen tent, dining tent, camping stool etc would be provided.
- High Altitude Porters to ferry loads, set up high camps, fix ropes etc
- Climbing Guide’s support up to Summit
- Butane gas bottle for high altitude cooking
- Meals: In Hotel only breakfast will serve. While on trek all meals will be provided. Meals will be freshly prepared and will be a mix of Indian, Chinese & Continental.
- High Altitude meal: We will use tin packed food in high altitude.
- Basic First aid Kit with portal oxygen.
- Forest Permits, wild life fee and camping charges.
- State Government Fees.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Personal Porters for carrying Climber’s backpacks
- Air fare
- Any charges for carrying still/video cameras etc.
- Personal expenses like tips, telephone calls, laundry, etc.
- Group Gears for climbing e.g. rope, pitons, snow bars, crabs etc
- Individual Climbing Gears and clothing; special individual mountain diet if any
- Inner Line Permit.
- Personal insurance or cost of emergency evacuation
- Purchases of personal natures (like Alcohol, Soft drink, mineral water bottles/bottled or canned beverages/chocolates/dry fruits etc)
- Food to/from the trailhead.
- Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances like landslides, road blocks, bad weather, etc.
- Travel insurance.
- IMF Permissions, Royalty and Registration.
- Liaison Officer Cost (included for foreign expedition only)