Har Ki Doon Trek


Day 1

From Dehradun we will drive to Sankri via Mussorrie.
We will stop for lunch en route. This is an enjoyable drive initially along the Yamuna and towards the latter part along the beautiful Tons river. There are very beautiful pine forest sections along the drive today. Upon reaching Sankri we will check into the scenically located hotel Wild Orchid. Sankri is paradise on earth and we will take an evening stroll in this beautiful hamlet to get our muscles charged for the trek to come. Overnight stay in the hotel

Day 2

SANKRI (2000M) – TALUKA – SEEMA (2560M) (DRIVE 40 MINS & TREK / 15 KMS / 5 – 6 HRS)
We start the day with a short, scenic & adventurous drive to Taluka, the starting point of our trek. The hike today is through beautifully mixed forest sections and along the Supin river. The gradient is moderate throughout with an odd steep patch in between. This region is blessed with a very old & a unique culture which thankfully is still preserved. You will get a very up close & personal experience of it today. On the trail, you will meet locals from the nearby villages and get to see the special construction style of the local dwellings. We will cross a few villages en route to reach Seema, a small market place. We will camp ahead of seema in beautiful fields by the riverside. Overnight in tents.

Day 3

SEEMA (2560M) – HAR – KI – DUN (3566M) (TREK / 5 – 7 HRS)
After breakfast we cross over to the other side of the Supin river and negotiate a steep climb to get warmed up for the day’s hike to come. It is delightful day where you catch some fabulous views of the Bandarpoonch & Swargarohini peaks and also of meadows and jungles towards the Ruinsara valley. There are interesting forests en route with lots of opportunities to see variety of birds and meadows having wild flowers. Also to make it picture perfect there is an inviting waterfall and many small rivulets/streams. We reach Har-ki- Dun in about 5-7 hrs moving at a leisurely pace and soaking in the beauty of the valley. Reaching our destination Har ki Dun we land in absolute paradise. This open valley has been blessed with so many natural elements that one is pleasantly surprised by its beauty. There is a network of streams, many a meadows carpeted with flowers and big and small mountains spread all over. Overnight in tents.

Day 4

KI – DUN (3566M) – HATA VALLEY (3850M) – HAR – KI – DUN (3566M) (TREK / 7 – 8 HRS)
On this day we trek to the magnificent meadows at Hata Valley. These are undulating meadows with never ending carpets of grass. These meadows provide amazing views of Hata peak. In the afternoon return back to har ki dun. Overnight in Tents.

Day 5

HAR – KI – DUN (3566M) – SEEMA (2560M) (TREK / 3 – 4 HRS)
We have a leisurely breakfast today and have the option of trekking up to the beautiful meadows at Haata which will take 2-3 hours (round trip) or just relaxing at Har Ki Dun. After lunch we will hike down to Seema. Depending on the time we reach Seema we can decide to visit the ancient temple at the nearby village of Osla and also get a chance to interact with the locals and get to know more about their tradition & culture. Overnight in tents.

Day 6

SEEMA (2560M) – TALUKA – SANKRI (2000M) (TREK / 3 – 4 HRS & DRIVE / 40 MINS)
Early morning, trek down from Seema to Taluka and from here drive down to Sankri. There will be plenty of opportunities today for a refreshing bath in the super cool waters of the many streams we cross/pass by. Overnight in the hotel.

Day 7

Post breakfast, depart for Dehradun. You can also have a brief stopover at Mussoorie, one of India’s most popular hill stations. The drive from Mussoorie to Dehradun would take an hour, from where you could continue ahead towards your onward destination.

  • 2017 Trip Dates
    To be determined – please contact us for details! (min 4 people)

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  • Season
    February-May; September-December