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Trek Details :

Region : Kumaon Himalaya
Altitude: 4200 mts/13776 ft
Grade: Alpine to Tough
Duration: 13 days
Season: May - June & Sept - Oct

Namik Glacier Trek

One of the least trekked areas in the Himalayas and yet one the most picturesque. Here you are in the heart of the Himalayan wilderness surrounded by the biggest peaks - Nanda Devi (7848 m), Nandakot (6861m), and Trishul (7120 m). The trail passes through pristine villages with strong local culture and ancient temples. These villages are rich in heritage from the Indo- Tibetan trade route and particularly the two villages of Gogina and Namik. At time we stay we the local people in their homes. The trail generally follows the Ramganga River through deep forests and Rolling Meadows with eternal Himalayas in constant view. Welcome to the magic.

Day 01 : Arrive Delhi

Up on arrival at Delhi airport met our representative and then transfer to pre booked hotel for overnight stay.

Day 02 : Delhi - Kathgodam (Overnight Train)

In the morning take a half day sight seeing at Delhi and evening transfer to railway station to board a train for Kathgodam. Overnight journey.

Day 03 : Kathgodam - Chaukori (2010 mts/6593 ft) 198 Kms/5-6 hrs

Arrive at Kathgodam by 06:30 hrs and from here drive to Chaukori through the pleasant Kumaon countryside including the Almora Township. Lunch enroute, arrival at Chaukori by evening. Chaukori is famous for its tea garden. Dinner and overnight stay in TRH.

Day 04 : Chaukori - Munsyari (2290 mts/7512 ft) 98 kms/3 hrs drive - Senar Gad Meadows (7 km trek/3 hrs)

In the morning after breakfast we will drive to Munsyari. It's the one of the best hill station in entire Kumaon. The quaint Munsyari town with the Rolling Meadows, small town and with spectacular views of the Panch chuli range is considered by many as one of the most beautiful spots in Kumaon. Lunch en-route, from Munsyari we will trek up to Senar Gad Meadow. Dinner and overnight stay in tent.

Day 05 : Senar Gad - Dhaldauk (11 km trek/5 hrs)

In the morning after breakfast trek to Dhaldauk with pack lunch. This is an easy walk through a rarely trekked route, a popular trail with the shepherds and commands even more picturesque views of the Panch chuli hills. On arrival set out camp for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 06 : Dhaldauk - Sudamkhan (7 km trek/3 hrs)

After breakfast trek up to Sudamkhan with pack lunch. The views from here are unforgettable. On arrival set out camp for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 07 : Sudamkhan - Hiramani Glacier (9 km trek/4 hrs)

Post breakfast we start our trek with packed lunch for Trek up to the edge of the fantastic environs of Hiramani Glacier. Dinner and Overnight on the margins of the glacier.

Day 08 : Hiramani Glacier - Namik Glacier - Sudamkhan (14 kms trek/5 hrs)

Post breakfast we start our trek with packed lunch up to the Namik glacier in the morning with Nanda Kot really close up and return back to Sudamkhan. Dinner and overnight stay at the Camp.

Day 09 : Sudamkhan - Namik Village (11 km trek/5 hrs)

Post breakfast we start our trek with packed lunch for Namik village, fairly simple trek down to the Bhotia village. Namik was one of the centers in the region for the Indo-Tibetan trade route. The houses have lots of woodcarvings and traditional structures. We would be staying in one of the village houses for the night followed by Dinner .

Day 10 : Namik Village - Gogina (6 km trek/3 hrs)

Post breakfast we start our trek with packed lunch for Gogina; Gogina is in the heart of Ramganga Valley at the foot of Nanda Kot with traditional houses. There is an overhanging glacier opposite the village. At the meadows we are likely to meet shepherds also. A visit to the Kimu village, one of the most beautiful in Himalayas is possible. Dinner and overnight stay at the Camp.

Day 11 : Gogina - Liti (19 km trek/6 hrs)

Post breakfast we start our trek with packed lunch for Liti, This is a fairly simple descent down the Ramganga valley to the road head at Liti. Dinner and Overnight stay at the Camp.

Day 12 : Liti - Bageshwar (190 kms/5 hrs) - Kathgodam - Delhi

In the morning drive to Kathgodam and from here take a night train for Delhi. Overnight journey.

Day 13 : Delhi

Arrival at Delhi by morning then transfer to hotel for relaxes. Evening transfer to airport to catch your onwards flight.

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