Bainya Top Trek – A Hidden Trek in the Himalayas
Bainya Top Trek lies at an elevation of 4000 meters in Garhwal Himalayas, ahead the trail goes to another trek Maldaru Lake which is at an altitude of 4500 meters. This trek is not known by the people but it has got charm and its wonderful beauty is hidden in the Himalayas away from the cacophony.
This trek come under Govind Wildlife Sanctuary National park in Uttarkashi district Uttarakhand .No doubt, the Himalayas have enchanting beauty, bracing climate and desirable soothing green meadow. So, what else can be better than spending some days here in the serenity!
The Trails are not crowded in Bainya Top
Baiyan Top, you would be not even familiar to this word! But, the trails and camping sites are adorable. The rich diversity of Flora and Fauna will make you wonder twice if it’s real or not. Still it is hidden by the trekkers, so if you are looking for the new trails, untouched then no other trek can be compared to Bainya Top.
Overwhelming Views from the Top of Bainya Top
Baiyan Top is accessible after the steep ascend but the views are rewarding and will leave you awestruck. It is a mesmerizingly large meadow with thrilling views of Har Ki Dun valley, Borasu pass, Swargarohini, Black peak, Bandarpoonch, Rangnala peak in Obra valley and Hathu peak.
Why to choose Bainya Top Trek?
Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing Bainya top trek.
See firstly, the trekking distance is a total of by taxi 444 Km and on foot 64 km which is to be covered into 8 days. .
Bainya top trek is a high altitude mountain trek Altitudes is 4000 Meters
The Starting trail is not that abrupt and sheer as compare to other treks. So this trek is not for beginners
Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature?
You got to see so many heavenly bodies at one place like the panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges, meadows, one of the beautiful devsu Bugyal , pine forests, different variety of flora and fauna surpassing through bona fide Garhwali heritage and culture.
Do spare time in Interaction with locals, and you will get to know about some of the ancient tales of Indian mythology.
And, in summers, the Bainya top trek, valley turns totally different and amusing because of meadows, wildflowers and woods blooming in different colors.
Beautiful landscapes so carry proper photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 10 to 12 kg only
About Base camp Sankri in Bainya Top
Base camp Sankri one of most and beautiful market this is only one base camp starting 25 + Himalayan Treks. Thus, it always remains busy by the hustle and bustle of trekkers. This small market is truly picturesque because of its idyllic setting and serene aura.
There are quaint wooden houses made of Deodar wood. And, also some hotels and restaurants serving delicious local food. Their specialty is “Red Rice”. So, get to know the villagers and have a glimpse of their lifestyle. It is the best place to explore Himalayan culture and tradition.
You will also have some excellent views of lofty Swargarohini Peaks and Bandarpoonch. And yes, do not miss their glorifying sunrise and sunset views.
Moreover, the nearest village to Sankri is “Saur”. The temple of Someshwar Devta there is highly worshiped by the villagers.
Therefore, the base camp will leave you admiring with its exquisite beauty.
Altitude we are going to cover in Bainya Top
Sankri – 1920 Meters
Cheludgad camp – 2600 Meters
Devsu Bugyal Camp – 3000 Meters
Bainya base camp – 3500 Meters
Bainya top – 4000 Meters
Key Points of Bainya Top Trek
Duration: – 7 Nights 8 Days
Base camp: – Sankri
Summer Temperature: – Day 8°C to 15°C = Night 5° C to 10° C
Bainya Top Trek Altitude: – 4000 Meters
Best Time: – May, June, September, October, November
Trek Level: – Moderate
Trek distance: – On foot 60 Km – By taxi 444 km
Group Size: – minimum 5 people maximum 15 people
Short Itinerary of Bainya Top Trek
Day 1- Pickup to you from Dehradun railway station – Drive to Sankri Market – 210 Km (8/9 Hours (1920 Meters)
Day 2 – Trek from Sankri to taluka by taxi – 11 km same day trek to Cheludgad camp (12 km) (4/5 Hours) (2600 Meters)
Day 3 – Trek from Cheludgad camp to Devsu Bugyal (07 km) (3/4 Hours) (2890 Meters)
Day 4 – Trek from Devsu Bugyal to Bainya base camp (06 km) (4/5 Hours) (3500 Meters)
Day 5- Trek from Bainya base to Bainya top or near Maldaru Lake (4000 Meter) (10 km) (7/8) back to camp
Day 6- Trek from Bainya base to Cheludgad camp (13 km) (4/5 Hours) (2600 Meter)
Day 7- Trek from Cheludgad to Taluka (12 km) (4/5 Hours) same day to Sankri by taxi 11 km
Day 8- Drive from Sankri to Dehradun (210 km) (8/9 Hours)