5 Himalayan Treks You Need To Take In Uttarakhand For Breathtaking Views

by Shreya Ghosh
5 Himalayan Treks You Need To Take In Uttarakhand For Breathtaking Views

If the adventure enthusiast in you is all set to indulge in some fun experiences and enjoy all the adrenaline rush, you are at the right place. There are unbelievable trekking options all over India but there are only some that give you the most remarkable journey surrounded by the most picturesque landscapes. Uttarakhand houses some amazing Himalayan treks for everyone from a beginner to a pro. If you are on the lookout for some Himalayan treks, check out these options.

You Need To Take These Himalayan Treks In Uttarakhand For Breathtaking Views

1. Kedarkantha Trek

You will get only 5 days to cover a trekking journey of 18 km with an elevation of almost 6,000 km. This might sound very hectic but it is actually a moderate-level Himalayan trek of Uttarakhand. Starting from Sankri, the adventure is not only the most stunning part of this journey. The views of the snow-clad mountain peaks are simply breathtaking and it is going to be the medicine to all your tiredness to reach the Kedarkantha peak.


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2. Naag Tibba Trek

Starting from Pantwari village, Naag Tibba Trek is a must Himalayan trek option in Uttarakhand if you are on the lookout for something on the moderate difficulty level. Perfect for the weekends, it usually takes 2 days to complete the trekking journey settled at a maximum height of 9,915 km.


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3. Chandrashila Trek

If you are thinking to go on a moderate-level trek in Uttarakhand, Chandrashila Trek is your option. The total distance of this trekking journey is about 10 km and it takes 4 days to cover it. Enjoy the calmness of the winter season while starting your trek journey from Chopta. The first 3.5 km trek will take you to Tunganath Temple and the next 1.5 km will take you to the Chandrashila Summit.


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4. Auden’s Col Trek

Nestled at a maximum elevation of 18,020 feet, Auden’s Col Trek is one of the hardest Himalayan treks. This extremely difficult trek route will take almost 16-17 days to complete the expedition journey. Starting from Gangotri, you will get to watch stunning views of pine and cane woodlands and the snow-capped Himalayas as the backdrop.

5. Dodital Trek

One of the most picturesque Himalayan treks in Uttarakhand, Dodital Trek offers you the most majestic experiences. The views from 3,310 metre above sea level are a treat to the eyes. While trekking here, you will not only feel the adrenaline rush but also witness the most scenic surrounding of the emerald-green Deoria Tal, mountains, peaks of Garhwal Himalayas, and more.