Temperature: Max 20 and Min -2 degrees
Trekking Distance: 54km
Maximum Altitude: 13,600ft
Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate
What is included in the tour
- Accommodation. (Camping).
- All Meals while on trek and transit.
- Qualified & experienced trek Leader, Guide and Support staff.
- All transportation during the trek program.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Any kind of personal expenses.
- Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
- Anything not specifically mentioned under the head "Inclusions"
Things to Carry
Warm and thick Fleece / Full-sleeve
Thermal inner wear (upper & lower)
Woolen cap, Woolen gloves
Woolen socks and regular socks (3-4 pairs)
Comfortable Trekking/Hiking shoes
Raincoat / Poncho
Small light weight towel
Sturdy Water bottle
Cap / Hat
Walking stick / Trekking pole
Torch / Flashlight (with extra batteries)
Drive from Dehradun to Uttarkashi and further on to Sangam Chati (6-7hrs/175km)
Delight in the pleasant drive and en route stop for lunch and short breaks. By early evening, reach Sangam Chatti, a quaint village market place that will be the starting point of your trek. You will be briefed by the trek leader on what to keep in mind regarding the trek.
Day 2 -Trek from Sangam Chatti to Bhebra (2250 M) (3-4 hrs)
Dig into a delectable breakfast and gear up for the thrilling trail ahead. Ramble on initial steep climb that will take you to Agoda settlement and mark the beginning of the Dodital trekking and Darwa Pass. Post that, you will experience a gradual trail to Bhebra that is dotted by some tea shacks and lodges.
Pitch your tent at the winsome campsite above the rivulet. From here on, be prepared for snow.
Overnight will be spent in tents.
Day 3 -
Bhebra to Dodital trekking (3310 M) (5-6hrs)
Relish morning breakfast, post which you venture on a trail that goes up steadily from Bhebra through a mix forest high above the Asi Ganga before entering a side valley leading to Dodital.
Just 5 km away at Majhi (3150 m), you will witness a Gujar settlement. Take a break here and dig into packed lunch. From there, you make way through rhododendron, oak, pine and bamboo forest.
At this section, expect a lot of snow that comes along with some challenges and excitement. By late afternoon, arrive at the serene lake. Set camp beside it and take in the beauty that abounds.
Overnight will be spent in tents.
Day 4 -
Dodital trek to Darwa Pass (4150 M) and back (6-7hrs)
This day, you have two options in front of you. You can either remain at Dodital and unravel the lakeside areas or go on a hike to Darwa Pass.
In case you decide to go to Darwa Pass, start early to ascend the summit that would require some energy. The initial part of the trek is a delightful one as you make way through meadows dusted with snow and laced with rhododendron trees.
At the last leg you will have trudge on a steep and long trail. The coup to the top is a rewarding with stunning sights. Witness the majestic Himalayas. Go trigger happy and retreat to Dodital.
Once back at the camp, sip on piping hot masala tea and some crispy pakodas. Overnight will be spent in the tents.
Day 5 -
Trek from Dodital to Bhebra (2250 M) (4-5hrs)
This day is fairly easy as you trek back to Bhebra that will mostly comprise a downhill trail.
Overnight will be spent in tents
Day 6 -
Trek from Bhebra to Sangam Chatti (2-3hrs), drive from Sangam Chatti to Dehradun (175km / 6-7hrs)
Post breakfast, trek for around 2 hours to reach Sangam Chatti. Savour the charming walk through Agoda hamelt. Once you reach, board vehicle to drive down to Dehradun which you will be by around 6:00PM: the Dodital trek and Darwa Pass trip ends here