Harsil Valley Trek a Small heaven in the Earth
Harsil Valley Trek In Uttarakhand India – This is a pretty town located on the banks of River Bhagirathi en route to Gangotri. Therefore it is a hidden gem in the Himalayas offering a cool environment and is best for people in search of tranquility.
This small hamlet has become famous because of its natural beauty which highlights this area. The dense Deodar forests, gushing Bhagirathi River, chirping of birds, high standing peaks makes this place perfect among nature lovers and trekking enthusiasts.
Most Important points Abut Harsil Valley Trek
Harsil Valley is situated in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.
The Harsil trek in the Garhwal region is an adorable trek for trekkers.
This trek connected to the Baspa valley by several passes including the Lamkhaga pass and Dhumdhar kandi pass.
Harsil is around 72km from Uttarkashi district.
Trek on the route to Holy Gangotri Dham. Gangotri temple is considered sacred by Hindus.
Seven lakes is located near Harsil.
It is the best destination for trekkers.
Also, Harsil is a beautiful Hill station. And best winter family trek
Harsil is situated at an altitude of 2620 m.
Dharali, Sattal, Mukhwas village is the nearby locations.
The route through Apple Orchards, Thick forests, lush green meadows, snow-capped Mountains, Flora & Fauna, water streams, traditional villages and gushing water of Bhagirathi River.
Peaceful destination is the highlight of the Harsil trek.
Chance to witness the glimpses of an ancient culture of local people.
Why to choose Harsil Valley Trek?
Harsil is a small village town that is situated on the banks of Bhagirathi River Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand, India. Many Trekkers like Harshil trek due to the Snow-capped Mountains.
Harsil is a beautiful valley in the Himalayan range and it is a more attractive placer in winter because the snow-covered around the mountains looking so beautiful and the view of the mountains is so amazing after a snowfall.
In winter’s snow-capped Mountains, thick Forests is the highlight of the Harsil Valley Trek.
Harsil is a starting point of more than 5 treks and Gangotri is only 37 km away from Harsil. Gangotri is the starting point of more than 15 treks and more than 10 expeditions.
Many people also come from abroad to visit this place and enjoy the beauty of mountains, snow-covered around the mountains & meadows, snowfall and much more beauty of nature in the Himalayas.
You can also come to spend your holidays here for the amazing beauty of nature in the Himalayas, the beautiful snowfall in high altitude and many more beautiful views of mountains.
Getting to Base Camp of Harsil Valley Trek
Option 01 – Direct flight Available from-
Bangalore to Dehradun
Kolkata to Dehradun
Mumbai to Dehradun
Pune to Dehradun
Delhi to Dehradun
Option 02 – Take the night train from Delhi to Dehradun (Special A/C train from New Delhi would be best).
You can reach Dehradun Railway Station around 5:00 am to 7:00 am, vehicles will be arranged and there you can meet our office members.
Note: –Himalayan Hikers arrange the vehicles for both side pickup and drop from Dehradun Railway Station to Harsil base camp and Harsil base camp to Dehradun railway station.
The transport cost included with your Harsil Trek Package.
ATM Point & Mobile connectivity in Harsil Valley Trek
ATM POINT: Withdraw money before your journey; Uttarkashi is the last point where you will find ATM.
(If you want to withdraw money then do it in Dehradun. Or Uttarkashi)
Mobile Connectivity: There will be no networks during the trek, in Uttarkashi, your device will receive the networks and at Harsil only Idea and BSNL,
signals are there but you cannot rely on the connectivity because the signal strength is not good.
So make sure you finish all your important work and calls before starting the trek.
Key Points of Harsil Valley Trek
Duration: – 3 Nights 4 Days from Dehradun to Dehradun
Base camp: – Harsil
Summer Temperature:- Day 10°C to 18°C) Night 8° C to 10° C
Winter Temperature:- Day -3°C to -5°C) Night -8° C to -12° C
Harsil – Altitude: – 2620 Meters
Best Time: – All year
Trek Level: – Easy
Group Size: – minimum of 5 people maximum of 20 people