Rupin Pass Trek 2018, Garhwal
Perched at a high altitude Rupin Pass trek is another most sought off trek which is a must do for you. Make your vacation special as you head out to this beautiful trek. This trek will take you through some of the unknown parts which are waiting for you to explore. The Pass is perched at 4600m in the surreal Himalayan mountain range of Himachal Pradesh. The trek holds some of the majestic views of the region with the snow-capped mountains and the verdant valleys. Your trek can be difficult at times but once you witness the beauty of the place you will just fall in love with it.Throughout, you will be greeted with stunning scenery such as cascades, verdant meadows, snow-kissed mountains, charming hamlets and big rivers. For starting trek you will first pay your homage at the Pokhu Devta, an ancient place of worship. Pass through the rhododendron woodlands, fields and ascending pictorial meadows
Duration: 8 Days / 7 Nights.
Best time to Trek: May (last week) to June (end), September (mid) to October (end)
Rupin Pass trek Highlights:
Day 1 - Dehradun - Mori (1100m) - Dhaula (1800m) (Drive/195 km) (7 -8 Hours)
Day 2 - Dhaula (1800m) - Sewa (2100m) (Trek/3-4 hours)
Day 3 - Sewa (2100m) - Jakha (2700m) (Trek/6-7 Hours)
Day 4 - Jakha (2700m) - Suruwas Thach (3250m) (Trek/5-6 Hours)
Day 5 - Suruwas Thach (3250m) - Waterfall Camp (3950m) (trek/6-7 hours)
Day 6 - Waterfall Camp (3950m) - Rupin Pass (4610m) - Ronti Gad (4000m) (Trek/8-9 Hours)
Once over here, you can enjoy sweeping views of the mighty Himalayas. Witness summits of Kinner Kailash range and those near to Charang La. Unwind for a bit and then begin the descent. Trek for a couple hours and arrive at Ronti Gad pastures. After a long day, retire for the night in tents.
Day 7 - Ronti Gad (4000m) - Sangla (2700m) (Trek/5-6 Hours)
Day 8 - Sangla - Shimla (Drive/ 6 hours)