A Pictorial Lake in Uttarkashi
There is a number of fable treks and temples which are tourists’ attraction. This lake is beautiful under the forest
Nachiketa Lake was named after the son of Uddalak
Beside this lake is a temple of Nag Devta and every year during the festival of Nag Panchami villagers visit this divine place. It holds a mythical story that this Lake was named after the son of Uddalak.
Nachiketa found the reality behind life and death at the age of 10.
Panoramic views and Trail
The clear views of Bandarpunch peak and many Himalayas mountain ranges are treated for the eyes and the place offers the great sight of high Himalayan peaks. The trekking distance is not much but the trail is through beautiful dense forests with some streams crossing the way.
WHY CHOOSE NACHIKETA TAL TREK?
Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing Nachiketa Tal Trek.
See firstly, the trekking distance is a total of 06 km which is to be covered into 03 days. Yet, it comes under a moderate level of easy to moderate because of the things that this trek has to offers. These are:
This is easy trek No high altitude mountain sickness due to forthcoming of the forest region
The trail is easy for other treks. So, beginners can And families can easily do this trek.
You got to see so many heavenly bodies at one place like the panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges, meadows, lakes, pine forests, different variety of flora and fauna surpassing through bona fide Garhwali heritage and culture
During the winter season, this fascinating Nachiketa Tal remains covered in snow and the white sheet of snow makes it look like a magical wide snow-land.
And, in summers, the valley turns totally different and amusing because of meadows, wildflowers, and woods blooming in different colors
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
Getting to Himalayan hikers base camp Uttarkashi
Take the overnight train from Delhi to Dehradun.
(Special A/C train from New Delhi would be best Options)
You can reach Dehradun Railway Station around 6:00 am to 8:00 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 Tempoand bolero taxi from Dehradun to Dehradun
Transport costs per person one way Rs. 900/- Extra pay to directly your taxi driver
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, so make sure you finish all your important work and calls before starting the trek.
Key Points of Nachiketa Tal in Uttarakhand
Duration: – 2 Nights 3 Days
Base camp: – Uttarkashi
Summer Temperature: – Day (8°C to 15°C) Night (5° C to 12° C)
Winter Temperature: – Day (2°C to 5° C) Night (-1°C to -3°C)
Nachiketa Tal -Altitude: – 2,443 Meter)
Best Time: – All year
Trek Level: – Easy
Trek distance: – On foot 06 Km – By taxi 344 km
Short Itinerary Nachiketa Tal
Day 1:-Pickup to you from Dehradun railway station – Drive to Uttarkashi – 150 Km (6/7 Hours) (3,799 feet) overnight stay Hotel
Day 2:-Drive from Uttarkashi Chaurangikhal (22 km) (1/2 Hours) and trek to Nachiketa Tal (2,443 Meter) (3 km) Explore the beauty of Himalayas back to Uttarkashi
Day 3:-Drive from Uttarkashi to Dehradun by taxi (150 km) (6/7 Hours)