Traversing Kalindi Pass needs Knowledge and Experience
Kalindi Pass is 6000 meters above the sea level which lies in the Great Himalayas. The exhilarating trails demand enthusiasm and deep knowledge of trekking in high altitude treks. It is a connecting pass of Gangotri and Gastoli village or Badrinath Valley.
It starts from Gangotri base camp, Gangotri is a holy city and famous pilgrimage site; it is one of the Char Dhams. Glaciers are the famous attraction of this place which makes this trek thrilling. The other attraction is sight of Mt. Shivling and Bhagirathi peaks, the views will accompany you from the base till summit.
This expedition covers some very remote and famous areas which are popular amongst the trekkers. First is from where the River Ganga originates Gomukh, explore the green landscapes of Tapovan with streams around and the remote area Vasuki Tal.
Extraordinary Panorama views
To successfully complete the Kalindi Pass trek, past experience of high altitude trekking and proper application of knowledge and skills should be known by the trekker. The risks are uncounted and you have to conquer the challenges, it is only possible when you come fully prepared.
Mana is the endpoint of this expedition and the last village of India. This place holds adventure and thrill, if you know proper skills and application then nothing can be better than conquering the challenges thrown in front and experiencing the adventure in Indian Himalayas.
Explore the Himalayas Beauty of this Remote Region
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!
Key Points of Kalindi pass Trek
Level: – Difficult trek
During the trek, proper conditioning & training of body is required.
Also, need of proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature
Furthermore, shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
In addition, the backpack should not exceed 12 kg.
Alcohol and smoking is not allowed in during the Expedition
need to proper knowledge of High altitude trek
WHY TO CHOOSE KALINDI PASS TREK?
Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing Kalindi pass trek.
See firstly, the trekking distance is a total of by taxi 636 Km both sides and on foot 68 km which is to be covered into 14 days. Dehradun to Dehradun
Kalindi pass trek is a high altitude mountain trek Altitudes is 6,000 Meter
The Starting trail is moderate as compared to other treks this is a difficult trek. 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 Gangotri, or Badrinath valley you can see pine forests, Gomukh, Nandanvan, Vasuki Tal, animals, or much different variety of flora and fauna surpassing through bona fide Garhwali culture.
I think Do spare time in Interaction with our local’s team, and you will get to know about some of the ancient tales of Indian mythology and our local cultures, this is good ideas for trekkers
Beautiful landscapes so carry proper photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 12 kg only
Altitude we are going to cover
Gangotri – 3415 Meter
Chirbasa – 3580 Meter
Bhojbasa – 3775 Meter
Gomukh – 4255 Meter
Tapovan – 4500 Meter
Nandanvan – 4810 Meter
Vasuki Tal – 4978 Meter
Khara Patthar (17979 feet)
Shweta Glacier (18044 feet)
Kalindi Pass (19685 feet)
Getting to Himalayan hikersBase Camp Gangotri
Option 01 – Direct flight Available – Bangalore to Dehradun
Kolkata to Dehradun
Mumbai to Dehradun
Pune to Dehradun
Delhi to Dehradun
Option 02 – Take the overnight train from Delhi to Dehradun.
(Special A/C train from New Delhi would be the best options for you)
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 vehicles for you from Dehradun Railway Station Pickup and Drop Tempo traveler
ATM Point & Mobile connectivity
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.)
Mobile Connectivity: There will be no networks during the trek, in Uttarkashi your device will receive the networks and at Gangotri base camp only Idea and BSNL Airtel, So make sure you finish all your important work and calls before starting of the trek.
Key Points Kalindi pass trek
Duration: – 13 Nights 14 Days – from Dehradun to Dehradun
Base camp: – Gangotri
Summer Temperature: – Day (5°C to 10°C) Night (-2° C to – 6° C)
Kalindi pass – Altitude: – 19,685 feet (6,000 Meter)
Best Time: – May, June, September, October
Trek Level: – Difficul
Trek distance: – On foot 68 Km – By taxi 636 km
Group Size: – minimum 05 / maximum -10 people
Short Itinerary Kalindi pass Trek
Day 1- Pick up to you from Dehradun railway station – Drive to Gangotri – 258 km) (10/11 Hours) (3415 Meter
Day 2- Rest Day + Acclimatization
Day 3 – Trek from Gangotri to Bhojbasa camp via Chirbasa (14 km) (7/8 Hours) (3775 Meter)
Day 4 – Trek from Bhojbasa camp to via Gomukh to Nandanvan camp (8 km) (5/6 Hours) (4810 Meter)
Day 5:- Trek from Nandanvan to Vasuki Tal (06 km) (4/5 Hours) (4978 Meter)
Day6– Acclimatization Day at Vasuki Tal
Day7– Trek from Vasuki Tal to Khara Patthar (06 km) (4/5 hours) (17979 feet)
Day 8– Trek from Khara Patthar to Shweta Glacier (05 km) (4/5 hours) (18044 feet)
Day 9– Trek from Shweta Glacier to Kalindi base (04 km) (4/5 hours) (183722 feet)
Day 10– Acclimatization Day
Day 11– Trek from Kalindi base to Kalindi Pass (19685 feet) and descent to Arwatal (07 km) (8/9hours) (13057 feet)
Day 12– Trek from Arwatal to Ghastoli (08 km) (5/6 hours) (12454 feet)
Day 13– Trek from Ghastoli to Mana (09km) (5/6 hours) Drive from Mana to Badrinath