Program Duration: 2 days
Difficulty : Easy
Start / Finish: Dehradun
Nearest Town: Mussorie
The Nag Tibba trek is a short and easy weekend trek to Nag Tibba (Serpent’s Peak) near Mussorrie. At over 3000 meters it is the highest peak in the Nag Tibba range of Garhwal Himalayas. Nag Tibba is amongst three principal ranges of the Lesser Himalaya . Nag Tibba Trek is an ideal weekend trek which can easily covered over any extened weekend. From Nag Tibba one have uninterrupted views of himalayan peaks like Bandarpoonch, Gangotri group of peaks and Kedarnath peak to name a few.
What is included in the tour
- Accommodation during Trek (Camping) on triple sharing basis.
- 3 Meals (1 Breakfast, 1 Dinner and 1 Lunch)
- Basic First Aid medical kit.
- All logistic during the trek.
- Morning Evening Tea/ Coffee with light snacks during the trek.
- Qualified and experienced Trek Guide and support staff.
- All fees and permits.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Meals during Transit
- Cost incurred due to natural reason.
- Anything which is not mentioned in Inclusion head
Day 1: Dehradun – Pantwari via Mussoorie–Kempty falls–Nainbagh ( 6 hrs drive & 4 hrs trek).
Arrive at Dehradun by 6.00 am. Depart for Pantwari via Mussoorie–Kempty falls–NainBagh. Expected arrival time at Pantwari 11 AM. To reach Pantawri there are two routes one is Dehradun Vikasnagar Pantwari route and other one is Dehradun Mussoorie Pantwari route. We normally take Mussoorie route. Once we start from Dehradun railway station it takes around One and Half hour to reach Kempty fall which is our stop for breakfast and also to get freshnup. After short stop of 30 minuter we drive Pantwari via Yamuna bridge and Nainbagh. From Nainbagh Pantwari is around 15 Kilometers. Nainbagh is the last town on your trek if you want to buy something then you can in Nainbagh. It takes around 40 minutes to reach Pantwari.
Pantwari is a small village with market consisting of few shops, dhabhas and few hotels. Pantwari serves as the base for Nag Tibba Trek. To reach Pantwari from Delhi you can drive via Saharanpur Highway and then Vikasnagar to Pantwari and takes around 7 Hours to reach Pantwari from Delhi.
Once we reach Pantwari we start the trek to Kathian which is around 6 Kilometers and if you are short on time then you can cover 2 Kms of trek from Pantwari by driving. Initial Part of Nag Tibba Trek from Pantwari to Kathian through gravel which is very irritating and once you cross the Forest entry point it becomes enjoyable as well as scenic. We reach our camp and in the evening enjoy bonfire and sumptuous dinner. Overnight in Tents.
Day 2: Trek from Kathiyan to Nag Tibba Top ( 5 hrs).
We start the day early morning with quick breakfast and packed lunch at 5 in the morning so that we reach Nag Tibba summit on time. Trek from Kathian to Nag Tibba Top is through the thick forest of Oak trees. It takes around 2 hours to reach Nag Mandir from where the uphill climb to Nag Tibba start which take another 2 hours. After reaching the summit we explore the area (at the left side slope from the summit one can get a terrific view of the Himalayan ranges namely Swargrohini range, Gangotri ranges, Banderpoonch etc. ) and come back to Kathian (6 Kms). After reaching Kathian we will have our lunch and trek down further to reach Pantwari and drive back to Dehradun.