Total Duration – 32 Nights / 33 Days
Style Of Trip – Climbing
Maximum Altitude – 6904 m./ 22650 ft.
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 4: Day for full fill all formalities with Local Administration & Forest Department. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 5: Uttarkashi – Gangotri
Day 6: Gangotri – Bhojbasa.
Day 7: Bhojbasa – Gaumukh – Nandanvan.
Day 8: Nandanvan – Kedar Tal.
Day 9: Kedar Tal – Base Camp.
Day 10: Rest day..
Day11: BASE CAMP: load ferry to the Advance Base Camp..
Day 12: BASE CAMP: load ferry to the Advance Base Camp.
Day 13: Occupied Advance Base Camp..
Day 14: ADVANCE BASE CAMP: Another rest day today for acclimatization, Go for a short height-gain
and return to ABC for overnight stay..
Day 15: ADVANCE BASE CAMP (LOAD FERRY TO CAMP 1):.
Day 16: ADVANCE BASE CAMP (LOAD FERRY TO CAMP 1):
Day 17: Occupied CAMP 1.
Day 18: Rest at Camp 1.
Day 19: Camp 1 to Summit Camp load ferry. (By Train.)
Day 20: Occupied Summit Camp.
Day 21: Summit route rekey and rope fix.
Day 22: Summit (6904m/22650ft.)
Day 23: Reserve Day for Summit.
Day 24: Reserve Day for Summit.
Day 25: Summit Camp to – ABC.
Day 26: Descend – BC.
Day 27: Rest day.
Day 28: Base Camp – Bhojbasa.
Day 29: Bojbasa – Nandanvan.
Day 30: Nandanvan – Gangotri.
Day 31: Gangotri – Uttarkashi.
Day 32: Uttarkashi – Delhi.
Day 33: DELHI DEPARTS:
Morning visit IMF to fullfill all formalities and debriefing, later in the afternoon group will 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)