Brahmatal Trek

6 Days - 5 Nights
  • Brahmatal Trek
  • Brahmatal Trek2
  • Brahmatal Trek5
  • Brahmatal Trek8
  • Brahmatal Trek9
  • Brahmatal TreNew

Description

Brahmatal Trek – Tal here is dedicated to Lord Brahma

Brahmatal Trek is the truth that our Uttarakhand Dev Bhumi is said to be the reason that Gods have done severe penance here, so wherever you go in Uttarakhand, you will definitely hear the stories of Gods and Goddesses.

Brahmatal Trek is also a violence of the same story, people here today have their faith in this pond, Brahmatal is a beautiful lake that starts from Lohajung base camp of Chamoli district of Uttarakhand Himalayas, the height of this trek is 12,250 feet, the trek here is of a moderate level trek, this trek is a good trek for the first time trekkers.

Here the trek starts from Kathgodam; this trek is about 5 nights 6 days. In this trek, we complete an elevation of about 4,678 feet from Lohajung to Brahmatal in 2 to 3 days,  With Brahmatal, in addition, Bekaltal is the attraction of this trek; so, explore these two pristine glacial lakes and enjoy camping beside Bekaltal frozen shores. The sight of these two will surely feast your eyes because of its heavenly natural beauty.

beautiful Lake Trek

The special thing of this trek here is that in this trek, you will see the Himalayas, these are very amazing results, you will be able to see everything from your eyes, which you would not have seen in your life, the beautiful voice of the forest in the beautiful forest and Small waterfalls are ready to welcome you like your arrival. We are like a mountain for the hills, and we also live here,

Beautiful views from the Brahmatal trek

Along with the Brahmatal trek, as you grow further, you will get to see more beautiful hills, and along with the lake and grass, the open fields will also start to be seen, the real thing is that you will feel like we are somewhere. I have not come all around and I have been covered with snow and snow has covered the grass, open grass fields, etc.

You must have seen the Himalayas from all the treks, but you also have to agree that there are not the same views from every trek, if this happens, no one comes to trek again and again, this is what makes the Himalayas different, From the Brahmatal Trek, you will see some peaks that you may not have even heard,

Beautiful Mountains View

The names of the mountain peaks seen from this trek are as follows, Trishul Trishul Peak 7120 votes is a group of three Himalayan Mountain Peaks of western Kumaon Garhwal Uttarakhand Hikamales, with the highest reaching,

Nanda Ghunti Peak 6,309 meter high Mountain in Garhwal Himalayas, India. Here comes the peak Nanda Devi Sanctuary, it is said that this mountain was first surveyed by T. G. Long staff in 1907. Eric Shipton surveyed it from the west in 1931 which is a history in itself

When you reach the top of the Brahmatal trek, you will tell the Himalayas your true story, which will make your hair stand up. You will see all the beautiful and beautiful mountain ranges like Chaukhamba Peak, Mt Neelkanth Peak, Mt Hathi Ghoda Peak while watching Trishul Peak, and Nanda from Ghunti Peak, you will definitely thank yourself that you will be here for this trek Have come

Best Time to do Brahmatal Trek

If you love the Himalayas, then how to put time and time limits for you, it is true that Trekkers also like winter, and summer is also something to enjoy on both Treks. People know who regular trackers are, If you want to see both of these along with you, then you should trek in March and April, these days, the beauty of the place becomes four moons, know that

These days there are dedicated sections of rhododendrons. And from other wildflowers, they come in front of the beauty of the trek, the green grass and the hills are seen with the flowers and snow, you are drawn to this, There are not many big trees here, there are small trees of rhododendron which are near your head, you can also touch the flowers of these trees with your hands, they will bring great pleasure to your mind.

Beautiful Mountains

Another unique thing about Brahmatal Trek

Another thing special about Brahmatal trek is that you can go for two more treks from Lohajung itself, such as Roopkund Trek, and Bedni Bugyal Trek. Both treks are considered to be the most favorite trek in the whole world today, both geographical trek the structures are very amazing.

You can see both these treks from the top during the Brahmatal trek, nature has made these two treks amazing, people come from all over the world, not only for this trek, Badni Bugyal is said to be the biggest Bugyal in the Himalayas, in this trek, there is a lot of captivating beauty.

Hence the Brahmatal trek is a wonderful and beautiful trek in itself. And Himalayan hikers can tell you more treks if you do not want to do this trek

Brahmatal Trek

What other options can Brahmatal Trek have?

If you want to do more trek with us which is from Level around Brahmatal, here are some more hidden gems in the Himalayas similar to Brahmatal Trek– Kedarkantha Trek, Dayara Bugyal, Dodital, Phulara Ridge Trek, Rupin Supin trek and Vijay Top Trek,  Kauri Pass, Har Ki Dun Trek. These are one of the treks we discovered.

The altitude we are going to cover in Brahmatal Trek

Kathgodam Altitude – 554 Meter

Lohajung base Altitude – 2316 Meter

Bekaltal Altitude – 3012 Meter

Brahmatal Altitude – 3734 Meter

Key Points of Brahmatal trek

Duration: – 5 Nights 6 Days from Kathgodam to Kathgodam

Brahmatal trek Costs- Per Person Rs. 7000/- from Lohajung to Lohajung

Transport Costs – Per Person Rs. 1100/* one-way pay to directly your taxi Driver

Base camp: – Lohajung Village

Summer Temperature: – Day (5°C to 15°C) Night (2° C to 8° C)

Winter Temperature: – Day (-2°C to -5° C) Night (-5°C to -12°C)

Best Time: – I can go through the whole year

Trek Level: – Moderate

Trek distance: – On foot 24 Km – By taxi 350 km

Group Size: – We will have a minimum group size of 5 people and a maximum of 20 people, if someone has to be private for their group, then you will be given a full date.

Group Age – My personal belief is that people can do this trek from a minimum of 6 years to 55 years.

But it is necessary to be fit to do this trek and you can do this trek in the year. These are the plan for both summer and winter.

  • For Winter Trek, I think it is necessary for people from 10 years to 55 years.
  • This trek will be a relief and joy for the first time visitors. This trek will increase new energy and confidence in you.

Short Itinerary of Brahmatal Trek

Day 1- Pickup to you from Kathgodam railway station – Drive to Lohajung – 220 Km (9/10 Hours (2316 Meter) overnight stay Hotel

Day 2 – Trek from Lohajung to Bekaltal (06 km) (4/5 Hours) (3012 meters) overnight stay camp

Day 3 – Trek from Bekaltal to Brahmatal (07 km) (5/6 Hours) (3182 Meter) overnight stay camp

Day 4 – Exploration Day Brahmatal top summit (3774 Meter) on to Kharrazi camp (7.5 Km) 8/9 Hours, overnight stay camp

Day 5 – Trek from Kharrazi camp to Lohajung (03 km) (2/3 Hours) (2316 Meter) overnight stay camp

Day 6 – Drive from Lohajung to Kathgodam (210 km) (9/10 Hours)

Your travel plan for the Brahmatal trek in Uttarakhand

You can book trains, air flights, and bus tickets for your journey only according to the information given by us.

The Brahmatal trek will be of 4 days and 2 days of your journey

First of all, all the trekkers will have to book their flight and train bus according to our time table as our pick up is from 6 am to 7 am, you will have to reach Kathgodam in the morning.

A taxi from Himalayan hikers will link you to Kathgodam railway station.

Himalayan Hikers organize transport to Lohajung from Kathgodam railway station. Our vehicles leave at 6:00 am to 7:00 am sharp from Kathgodam. The taxi costs Rs.5, 500 per taxi, and Rs 9,000 for a Tempo Traveler. Sharing

In Kathgodam railway station you will get our staff that will arrange transport for you. The contacts no Transport coordinator or our office team will give you a week ago to your departure

Kathgodam to Lohajung Kathgodam to Lohajung Route Map

Planning your onward Air flight/train/ Bus booking 

If you are traveling from Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Mumbai, or Gujarat any other city, so you will have to come to Delhi, you will get a train from Delhi for Dehradun comfortably.

Option 01:- By Train

All trekkers booked yourself the Ranikhet Express.

Ranikhet Express to Kathgodam (Train no is 15013 Departure 10:05 pm: – Reached Kathgodam 5:05 am the train starts from Jaywalker city. This is the best option for you

Option 02:- By Bus

You can reach Kathgodam from Delhi by a bus, board it from Delhi’s Anand Vihar ISBT, it is good if you are book the seats. Directly bus stand. But to get the bus tickets booked you have to come to the bus stand a little early

The bus leaves from Kathgodam from Delhi at around 9.00 pm. frequent buses are available until midnight. It is a journey of about 8 hours to 9 hours.

(Reach Kathgodam Railway Station between 5:00 is to 6:00 am and the vehicle will be arranged from there.)

ATM Point and Mobile Connectivity in Brahmatal Trek

ATM Point

When you leave for the next trek, you bring the cash according to your requirement and if you want to get the cash in the way, then you will have to go to Kathgodam and there will be no bank ATM to take the cash.  (If you want to withdraw money then do it in Delhi)

Mobile Connectivity

The phone does not work in Brahmatal trek, so any necessary calls you make from Lohajung base camp will not be networked further. You can give your family members contact at our head office to talk about the emergency.

1

Day 1: Pickup to you from Kathgodam railway station – Drive to Lohajung

Total distance 210 km – 9/10 Hours journey

Mode of journey – By taxi

Altitude – Lohajung – 2316 Meter

Night stay – Our Home stay – on twin share basis

The journey from Kathgodam to Lohajung is 09-10 hours long, there will be one or two breaks in which you can have your breakfast and lunch en route.
Go through the region of Kumaon and valleys of Shivalik mountain ranges. The road takes you through picturesque forests and curves with amazing mountain views in the backdrop.
There is a direct road from, Gwaldam to Deval but it is damaged due to heavy rains, so the other route is preferred.
Deval is a village from where we will drive towards Lohajung. The road is mostly windy and curvy.

The temperature remains cold there and when the altitude is gained it remains rainy and foggy most of the time.
Reach Lohajung and today have your dinner and stay at a tourist rest house.

2

Day 2 : Trek from Lohajung to Bekaltal

Total distance 06 km – 4/5 Hours journey

Mode of journey – On foot 06

Altitude – Bekaltal – 3012 Meter

Night Stay – Our Camp – on twin share basis

Trek towards Lohajung’s upper region, the trail is a marked well stone paved path. Pass through a forest with houses on the side. Keep trekking and reach village Mandoli after a short while.
After ascending enter the Kail valley with two rivers Pindari and Kail. Ahead are water pipes which are used to supply water to Lohajung. Halt for a while and trek further, now witness some houses along the trees of Rhododendrons which are together called Budla.
Cross a stream over a bridge and rest at Begum. Ahead the Navali Bugyal will capture all your attention.

Now, after crossing one more stream and an hour ascent you will reach “Gujrani”.
Multiple streams are present in this area, the water is clear and clean, if you want you can also refill the bottles.

Trek for one and a half hour more to reach Bekaltal, a lake with grassy shores which are perfect for camping.
This beautiful lake lies amidst forest of Oaks. Come across one more pristine lake named “Khopdaliya”. Pitch your tents beside the lake, wait for the delicious food to be served and after having dinner sleep comfortably in your tents.

3

Day 3 : Trek from Bekaltal to Brahmatal

Trek Distance 07 km – 5/6 Hours journey

Mode of journey – On foot

Altitude – Brahmatal – 3182 Meter

Night Stay – Camp site – on twin share basis

The ascent to Brahmtal starts just after you leave the campsite, trek through the forests of Rhododendrons and Oaks. Crossing this section will lead you to a meadow and from here a gradual ascent will lead you to the top.
Reach the high point and start the descent till you come across Brahmatal. An amazing high altitude glacial lake which remains frozen in winters.
Throughout the trek Almora and Nainital side valley will be visible, Mt. Nanda Ghunti and Mt. Trishul can also be seen from some points.
The campsite is at some distance from Brahmatal Lake and is clearly visible but if there is change in weather and there is heavy snowfall then will camp at Khabekhal.
Pass through a forest area and reach the campsite. Setup your tents and after having food retire for the night.

4

Day 4 : – Exploration Day Brahmatal top summit (3774 Meter) on to Khorurai camp (7.5 Km) 8/9 Hours

Trek Distance7.5 km – 8/9 Hours journey

Mode of journey – On foot

Altitude – – Brahmatal Summit – 3774 Meter

Night Stay – Camp site – on twin share basis
The trek today is an ascending one, you are going to gain altitude. Start trekking and after one hour reach Chota Jhandidar.
Chota and Bada Jhandidar will lead you to the top, the trail isn’t straight but zig zag and fenced by valleys from both the sides.

Crossing the steep climb will take around 2-3 hours.
Brahmatal Top gives the fetching view of the Himalayas and the clear blue sky makes it look adorable. From the top Mt. Trishul and Mt. Nanda Ghunti views are much clearer than the previous day, they look magnificent.

The panorama sights of Himalayan mountain ranges are enough to leave you awestruck.
Now, descend and move towards Khorurai camp .

Reach there in 3 hours by crossing dense forest section. Setup your camps, have food and retire for the night.

5

Day 5 : Trek from Khorurai camp to Lohajung

Trek Distance  03 km – 2/3 Hours journey

Mode of journey – On foot

Altitude – Lohajung – 2316 Meter

Night Stay – Our Home stay – on twin share basisPost breakfast, descent is through the forest area, you can reach Lohajung in 2 to 3 hours by covering 3 km.
Reach Malling in half an hour. Now, some houses on the slopes comes into sight. Follow the stone made path frequently used by the villagers.
Reach Lohajung. Have your dinner in a pre-booked hotel and enjoy your overnight stay there.

6

Day 6 : Drive from Lohajung to Kathgodam

Total distance 210 km – 9/10 Hours journey

Mode of journey – By taxi
Today – It is your last breakfast on this trek with Himalayan Hikers team.

The certificates will be given and after some beautiful photos we will bid you all a good bye from Lohajung and Brahmatal trek .

scenic drive from Lohajung to Kathgodam you are reach 6 to 07 pm evening

Things to carry on trek

Mandatory Documents

Please carry the documents given below

Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voters ID, etc,
Passport and Visa important to foreigners
Medical Certificate (First part should be filled by the Doctor and Second part by the Trekker)
Declaration Certificates

Note: –  Many trekkers commit the same mistake of carrying unnecessary items on a trek which only makes the backpack heavy. It is important to know the right items to carry.
It differs from season to season if you are trekking in summers then carry less layers of warm clothing and if you are trekking in winters carry enough layers to protect yourself against chilly cold.

Necessary Items for trekkers

carry on a trek

Backpack (50 to 60 liters)
A strongly built backpack with good support is compulsory for a trek. (Rain cover is important)

Sturdy Trekking Shoes
The shoes should be strong enough with good support. The people ask if sports shoes would be comfortable but it is good to bring the right trekking shoes.

The Clothes You Should Bring On a Trek
Avoid keeping extra clothes because it only makes you backpack heavy.

Trek Pants – The jeans are never suitable for a trek so you need at least 2-3 trek pants for treks carry more for longer treks.

Jacket – Jackets are very important to carry on a trek it protects you against the chilly weather. So carry 2 jackets on a week long trek.

Layers of warm Clothing 
Carry warm woolen layers or fleece. Carry more layers during winter season (at least 2 to 3) and less during summer.

Thermals – The Temperature decreases at night so you might be need thermals for Night.

T- Shirts – Bring those t shirts which dry fast.

Poncho –They are needed if you are trekking on a Rainy day to keep you dry.

Hiking Pole

Water Bottle 2

Cap or Balaclava

Sunglasses

Slippers

Woolen and Waterproof Gloves

Socks (Woolen and Regular)

Sunscreen

Torch head light

Personal Toiletry Items –  (toothpaste, toothbrush, toilet paper, sanitizer etc.)

Carry Personal Medical Kit

Personal Medical Kit (Carry minimum 5 tablets and maximum 10)

Medical Kit

Diamox – (Prevents altitude sickness)

Digene – (It cures discomfort in stomach, acidity)

Crocin Advance – (Cures fever and headache)

Aspirin/Combiflam – (Pain reliever)

Disprin – (Cures headache)

Avomine – (Prevents motion sickness)

Avil – (It treat allergies)

Norflox TZ & Lomofen – (Prevents Diarrhoea)

Ranitidine – (Reduces the amount of acid in stomach)

Volini/Moov spray – (For sprains)

Betadine/Savlon – (Antiseptic cream)

ORS

Band aid

Cotton

Stretchable/Elastic bandage

Gauze

Note:- Use medicines only when prescribed by the doctor. In case you face any problem during your trek, discuss and take advice from the Professional guide.

05 Dec to 10 Dec 2020 (Open)

12 Dec to 17 Dec 2020 (Open)

15 Dec to 19 Dec 2020 (Open)

19 Dec to 24 Dec 2020 (Open)

20 Dec to 25 Dec 2020 (Open)

21 Dec to 26 Dec 2020 (Open)

22 Dec to 27 Dec 2020 (Open)

25 Dec to 30 Dec 2020 (Open)

26 Dec to 31 Dec 2020 (Open)

What is Included In This Trek?

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in Lohajung

Accommodation in tents on twin share basis

All meals: breakfast, packed lunch, tea, coffee, snacks, soup and dinner

(All camping gears)

High quality tents

Sleeping bags

Mattress

Liner

Pillow

Separate Toilet tents – Ladies and Gents

Dining Tent

Dining Table

Porters

Helper

Mules

Kitchen team

Radio Walkie Talkie for Communication

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Oxygen Cylinders

Crampons and Gaiters

What is Not Include In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

Transport Facility Kathgodam to Kathgodam.

Reviews (2)

2 reviews for Brahmatal Trek

  1. Umesh Deuskar

    Himalayan Hikers is one of the best trekking company right now in Uttarakhand India ,,

  2. Ashwini Singh

    I’ve been to Brahmatal Trek in January 2020 with absolutely fantastic, knowledgeable, and reliable guides, cook, and trek leader of Himalayan Hikers team. Food, given during the whole trek, was really awesome. Himalayan Hikers local trekking team in Uttarakhand,,

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Price:7,500.00

Book Your Trek