12+
Min. Age
20
Batch Size
5Days / 4Nights
Duration
14,500 Ft
Height
December to March
Season
Moderate
Level

One of the best treks in India Kedarkantha is a fun winter trek that takes the seriousness out of trekking. It is almost like going on a 5-day active vacation. The trek is recommended for all adventure souls who like snow and high mountains, irrespective of the prior experience. Beginners are more than welcome. Kedarkantha Trek starts from Sankri in Uttarakhand which is one of the best trekking places in India. The highlights of Kedarkantha trek are the beautiful campsites, snow-covered pine forests, 360-degree view of the mountains and the chance to stand on top of one of the easiest trekkable peaks in the Himalayas. The total Kedarkantha trek distance is 23 Kms. The height of the Kedarkantha peak is 12,500 ft. You will get to see Godly peaks like Swargarohini, Black Peak, and Bandarpoonch during Kedarkantha and come back absolutely thrilled and refreshed. The best time to do Kedarkantha Trek(for snow) is December to February. On this page, you will find all the essential information like – Kedarkantha Trek Temperature, Weather, Route Map, Photos, Videos, and Reviews. Scroll to the end to read Kedarkantha trek blogs.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Delhi to Delhi,Dehradun to Dehradun
DEPARTURE TIMEas per train time, we inform to you.
RETURN TIMEApproximately Afternoon.
WEARComfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
Certified Trek Leaders.
Delicious, Hygienic & Nutritious Meals on scheduled time (Morning Tea, Breakfast, Lunch,Dinner).
Transport.
Accommodation.
High-quality trekking gears (Tents, Sleeping Bags, Gaiters, Crampons, Liners, Cutlery).
Experienced Staff (Guides, Cooking Staff, Helpers, Porters).
All forest permits and camping charges.
NOT INCLUDEDPersonal Porter Charges.
Bottled water.
Personal expense
Insurance.
Cost of emergency.

How to reach Dehradun?

BY AIR :
Take a flight to Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, Hire a cab to reach Dehradun City as the airport is 29 km away.
BY RAIL :
The Dehradun railway station is located in the centre of the city which is well connected to all the major cities of the country.
BY ROAD :
Dehradun is easily accessible from major cities of the country as it has an excellent road connectivity with other major cities and towns of North India. There are state-run and private buses that offer a regular service.

Additional information

Package TypeAhmedabad to Ahmedabad, Dehradun to Dehradun, Delhi to Delhi
1

Dehradun to Sankri drive – 9/10 hrs

Arrival at Sankri

Altitude: 6,400 feet
220 km drive – approx 10 hours
Trekkers will be picked from Dehradun at 6:30am in a Tata Sumo or a similar vehicle
Expected arrival time at Sankri – 5:00 pm
BSNL network erratic

2

Trek to Juda Tal – 5 Km- 4/5 hours

Sankri to Juda-ka-Talab

Altitude: 6,400 feet to 9,100 feet
4 kms trek, approx 5 hours
The trail passes through dense pine forests, maple trees, few streams and finally opens out to beautiful meadows
Stay in tents

3

Trek to Kedarkantha base – 5 Km – 3 hours

Juda-ka-Talab to Kedarkantha Base

Altitude: 9,100 feet to 11,250 feet
4 kms trek, approx 2.5 hours
Most of today’s trail is on a ridge, under oak trees
You will also pass through some meadows where you can spot shepherd log huts
Peaks :- Bandarpoonch, Swargarohini, Kala Nag and Ranglana stand among the others
Stay in tents.

4

Trek to Kedarkantha peak descent to Juda-ka-Talab via Kedarkantha base – to hargaon 7 Km

Kedarkantha base to Kedarkantha peak summits

descend vai hargaon to juda taal
Altitude: 11,250 feet to 12,500 feet to 8,900 feet
6 kms trek, approx 7 hours
Spend some time at the summit and descend back to the base camp by noon for lunch
Post lunch, descend down to Hargaon vai to juda ka taal
Reach Juda ka taal by evening
Stay in tents

5

Juda ka taal to Sankri to Dehradun same day.

Juda ka taal to Sankri (DEHRADUN) same day back to Dehradun ( Sankri to Dehradun)

Altitude: 8,900 feet to 6,400 feet
6 kms trek, approx 4 hours
Descend 2500 feet through dense pine forests

Distance: 220 km drive, approx 8/9hours
RYou will be dropped at Dehradun station in a Tata Sumo or a similar vehicle

Note: On Day 5 you’ll reach Dehradun between 6 pm and 7 pm. You can book your travel any time after 8 pm.

Payments policy:
For all the services contracted, certain advance payment should be made to hold the booking, on confirmed basis & the balance amount can be paid either before your departure from your destination, definitely before the commencement of the services. Management personnel hold the right to decide upon the amount to be paid as advance payment (Half Payment), based on the nature of the service & the time left for the commencement of the service.
Cancellation policy:
If a Camp is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/ unforeseen circumstances (like rains, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh, decided by management team etc), we will issue the full fees.
Cancellation is on full fees Otherwise you can change your camp dates if its possible by us.

The cancellation charges For National Camp / Tour:
Payments policy:
For all the services contracted, certain advance payment should be made to hold the booking, on confirmed basis & the balance amount can be paid either before your departure from your destination, definitely before the commencement of the services. Management personnel hold the right to decide upon the amount to be paid as advance payment (Half Payment), based on the nature of the service & the time left for the commencement of the service.
Cancellation policy:
If a Camp is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/ unforeseen circumstances (like rains, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh, decided by management team etc), we will issue the full fees.
Cancellation is on full fees Otherwise you can change your camp dates if its possible by us.

Cancellations before to 90 days from the start of the journey – Full Refund.

Cancellation between 89 days and 48 days to start of the journey 50% Refund.

Cancellation less than 47 days to the start of the journey – No Refund.

  • ahmedabad-to-ahmedabad

  • Rs.11,100

Book the trek

  1. 5 Dec to 9 Dec 2020
  2. 11 Dec to 15 Dec 2020
  3. 19 Dec to 23 Dec 2020
  4. 29 Dec to 2 Jan 2021
  5. 4 Jan to 8 Jun 2021
  6. 16 Jan to 20 Jan 2021
  7. 23 Jan to 27 Jan 2021
  8. 30 Jan to 3 Feb 2021
  9. 7 Feb to 11 Feb 2021
  10. 15 Feb to 19 Feb 2021

BASICS GEARS:

Back pack & rain cover ( 50 – 60 ltr)

Day pack + rain cover 20 – 30 ltr

(If hire a mule or porter)

Walking stick

Head torch

Water bottle/Hydration pack

Personal Medical Kit

BE COMFY AT THE TREKS

Trek pants

T-shirts

Fleece T-shirts

Fleece jacket

Down feather / Hollofil jacket

Wind & waterproof jacket & pant

Thermal inners

Poncho

Trekking shoes ,

Floaters/flip-flops Gaiters Gumboots.

Cotton socks Woolen socks

THINK ABOUT YOUR HEAD

Sun cap

Woolen cap

Woolen cap

Balaclava

Neck-gaiters

Sunglasses

PERSONAL UTILITIES

Sunscreen cream

Moisturizer

Lip balm

Toilet Paper & wipes

Hand sanitizer

Fleece/woolen gloves

Toothbrush and toothpaste

Quick dry towel

Waterproof gloves

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