Devkyara Trek – Trek of the Year in 2019
Devkyara Trek is an ecstatic meadow that highlights some majestic regions like Obra Gad, Jakhol, Bhawa and many more. This meadow is the major attraction of the Himalayas which lies at an altitude of 4,100 m. Yet, this meadow is unexplored and comes under unexplored treks of Himalayan region. It lies between the twin valley i.e. Rupin and Supin and parallel to Har Ki Dun valley as well. Therefore, the views and surroundings are quite similar to Har Ki Dun Trek and yet the trail is quite easy as compared to Har Ki Dun.
The trail is approximately 4 km long and goes through dense forest section and later giver way to meadows; camping here is a bliss! The meadow offers magnificent view of the Rangnala peak, Bandarpoonch, Kalanag and sight of high ridges and unnamed Himalayan peak. Bestriding between Himachal and Uttarakhand mountains, this meadow has essence of Indian mythology as well.
Why Devkyara Trek Entitiled as “Trek of the Year”
Moreover, having so many popular treks like Kedarkantha, Har Ki Dun, any many more this trek is renowned as the trek of the year.
According to Indian mythology, Devkyara Trek is the place of origin of Someshwar Devta i.e. Lord Shiva and it considered to be sacred and divine.
It also has essence of Lord Shiva and the meadows are truly spiritual and holy.
Undoubtedly, this trek is truly majestic which is quite underrated due to popularity of other treks.
It comprise of everything be it forests to meadows to lovely flora and fauna, in a peaceful and solitude environment.
Furthermore, the trail of the trek takes through some primitive villages of Uttarakhand and you can peek-a-boo into the captivating lives of villagers.
And being the least explored trek, it is away from hustle and bustle of the trekkers.
Therefore, it’s bona fide trek for solitude explorers.
Trekking with Us in Devkyara Trek
As mentioned above, Devkyara trek is not so famous as compared to other Himalayan treks.
But due to its everlasting beauty and mythological aspects, this trek came into highlight by other travel companies as soon it got declared as “Trek of the year”.
proper knowledge in terms of venture and experiences.
Also, we provide authorized facts and figures related to the ancient mythology and treks, unlike other travel companies.
Moreover, we consider our team as family, whether it’s our trekkers or porters, everybody is kept safe and secure with a cheerful environment around.
Why to choose Devkyara Trek?
Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing Devkyara Trek.
See firstly, the trekking distance is a total of by taxi 451 Km and on foot 64 km which is to be covered into 8 days. .
Devkyara trek is a high altitude mountain trek Altitudes is 4100 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 Obra
River and Obra temple, 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 Devkyara 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 12 kg only
Altitude we are going to cover in Devkyara Trek
Sankri – 1920 Meters
Obra gad – 2500 Meters
Bhawa Camp – 3500 Meters
Devkyara – 4100 Meters
Key Points of Devkyara Trek
Duration: – 6 Nights 7 Days
Base camp: – Sankri
Summer Temperature: – Day 5°C to 15°C = Night 2° C to 5° C
Devkyara Trek Altitude: – 4100 Meters
Best Time: – May, June, September, October, November
Trek Level: – Moderate
Trek distance: – On foot 38 Km – By taxi 431 km
Group Size: – minimum 5 people maximum 15 people
Short Itinerary of Devkyara 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 Baincha Thach by taxi – 33 km same day trek to Obra gad camp (06 km) (4/5 Hours) (2500 Meters)
Day 3 – Trek from Obra gad camp to Bhawa camp (08 km) (4/5 Hours) (3500 Meters)
Day 4 – Trek from Bhawa camp to Devkyara camp (05 km) (3/4 Hours) (4100 Meters)
Day 5- Trek from Devkyara camp to Obra gad camp (13 km) (5/6 Hours) (2500 Meters)
Day 6- Trek from Obra gad to Baincha road head (06 km) same day drive to Sankri Hotel (33 km) (1/2 Hours) (1920 Meter)
Day 7 – Drive from Sankri to Dehradun by taxi (210 km) (8/9 Hours)