Nachiketa Tal Trek 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 Tal Trek 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 in Nachiketa Tal Trek
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 to 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
Key Points of Nachiketa Tal Trek
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 of Nachiketa Tal Trek
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)