Khatling Glacier Trek
Altitude: 3415 m
Time: July, August, September
Duration: 16 Days
Destionations: Delhi - Haridwar - Joshimath - Uttarkashi - Kalyani - Dodital - Seema - Hanuman chatti - Yamunotri - Rishikesh.
Average Walking Time: 5-6 hours per day
The Khatling Glacier is a lateral glacier, at the source of the River Bhilangana. Sahasratal and Masartal are on the west and east of it respectively. The Valley of Bhilangana affords a panoramic view of the snow-capped peaks and hanging glaciers. The Jogin group, Kiristambha and Meru are all sublime and magnificent. The entire trek to Khatling Glacier passes through thick forests and beautiful lush green meadows in the beginning. Later, it crosses two passes above 17000 ft. and negotiates glaciers, morains and a snow patch.
ITINERARY (Khatling Glacier Trek)
Day 1: Delhi- Haridwar
In the morning board the train to Haridwar from New Delhi railway station. On arrival transfer to hotel. In the evening visit Har ki podi for the evening prayers and aarti. Overnight at hotel
Day 2: Haridwar -Uttarkashi
Drive to Uttarkashi 155 kms. Hot lunch en route. Dinner & overnight in Uttarakashi.
Day 3: Uttarkashi- Malla
On day 3, we trek for 25 kms to reach Malla. Further 9 kms trek Silla Chhan with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 4: Malla - Kushkalayani
11 kms trek to Kushkalayani with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 5: kushkalayani – Kyarki
On day 5 trek, we undertake a walk of 14 kms to reach Kyarki with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 6: Kyarki - Parital
14 kms trek to Parital with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in Camp
Day 7: Parital - Bhimtal
12 kms trek to Bhimtal/ Taddiudyar via Sahasratal with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 8: Bhimtal - Kalyani
16 kms trek to Kalyani with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in Kalyani.
Day 9: Kalyani- Kharsoli
On day 9 of Khatling Glacier Trek, we undertake a 11-km trek to Kharsoli with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 10: Kharsoli - Chowki
12 kms trek to Chowki with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 11: Chowki - Khatling Glacier
6 kms trek to Khatling Glacier with packed lunch. In the afternoon, return trek to Chowki. Dinner & overnight in camp at Khatling Glacier.
Day 12: (Khatling Glacier - Masartal
9 kms trek to Masartal with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 13: Marsatal - Vasukital
15 kms trek to Vasukital vai Mayali Pass (5400mts) Panyatal and Teental with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in camp.
Day 14: Vasukital - Kedarnath
On day 14, we trek for 8 kms to reach Kedarnath with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight Kedarnath.
Day 15: Kedarnath - Gaurikund
15 kms to Gaurikund with packed lunch. Dinner & overnight in Gaurikund.
Day 16: Gaurikund - Rishikesh
In the morning drive to Rishikesh. Hot lunch en route. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 17: Rishikesh-Delhi
After breakfast leave for Delhi. Tour ends on Arrival.
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