Darwa Pass Trek Amphitheater of Mountains
Darwa Pass Trek perched at a height of 4150 meters connects Ganga and Yamuna River valleys.
This pass offers excellent panorama views of Swargarohini peaks, Bandarpunch, Hanuman Ganga valley, Srikantha peaks, Draupadi Ka Danda and Deonli.
Explore Dodital, Darwa Pass and Yamunotri
This trek is a mixture of lush green forests, undulating meadows, lakes, high mountain ridges and pilgrimages.
Explore a serene Tal and Ganesha’s birthplace “Dodital” further move to Darwa Pass which offers extremely beautiful Panorama views and descent to reach Yamunotri, Hindu’s pilgrimage site and origin of River Yamuna.
Bliss in winters
This place is rich in Flora and Fauna with a large variety. This is one of the most preferred trek in Garhwal Himalayas.
It is a bliss in winters because the snow changes the green meadows into white and the snow covered mountain views turn feast for the eyes.
Key Points of Darwa Pass Trek
Level – Moderate
Proper conditioning & training of body required
Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperatures?
Shoes are the single most important equipment
High altitude requires proper acclimatization
Beautiful landscape so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup
Travel light (Bag pack should not be more than 10kgs.)
Must Read about Darwa Pass Trek
Duration – 7 Days from Dehradun to Dehradun)
Best Season – March to October
Level – Moderate
Highest Point – 4150 m
Weather- Nights are cold and day temperature is pleasant during the season.
Summer temperature– (5°C to 15°C)
Winter temperature – (-3°C to -5°C) (-5°C to -10°C)
Starting point – Dehradun
Short Itinerary of Darwa Pass Trek
Day 1 – Dehradun to Uttarkashi (1150 m) (178 km) (8/9 hours)
Day 2 – Uttarkashi to Sangam chatti (2400 m) (15 km) and trek to Manjhi (3000 m) via Agora and Bhebra
Day 3 – Manjhi to Dodital (3040 m) (6 km) (2.5 hours)
Day 4 – Dodital to Darwa Pass (4150 m) and descent to Seema (3415 m) (15 km) (10/11 hours)
Day 5 – Seema to Hanuman Chatti (2400 m) (13 km) (5/6 hours)
Day 6 – Hanuman Chatti to Yamunotri (3293 m) and descent to Jan Ki Chatti (2650 m)
Day 7 – Jan Ki Chatti to Dehradun (180 km) (6/7 hours)