Camp on Eastern side of the Peak
Nanda Devi Base Camp is the second highest peak in India located in Uttarakhand. This peak has extreme beauty and is very important to the locals. Nanda Devi Base Camp is on the eastern side of the peak and Pachu Glacier lies there. Go from the trade route, there was civilization in the ancient time, it leads to Nanda Devi Base Camp.
About Nanda Devi Base Camp
Kathgodam is the starting and endpoint of this trek, you will see the diverse Flora and Fauna,
nature is outstanding and from Munsiyari the trail takes you through thrilling passes, green forests and surreal meadows.
Also, experience the cultures and lives of people in the mountains.
From Pachu glacier the next day you will explore the Base Camp of Nanda Devi.
Key Points of Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek
Proper conditioning & training of body required
Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature
Shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 10kgs.
Must Read about Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek
Duration: 11 Days 10 Nights
Best Season: Starting of June and August – September
Highest Point: 13123 feet
Weather: Nights are cold and the day temperature is pleasant during the season.
Temperature: (5°C to 8°C) (0°C to -5°C)
Starting point: Kathgodam
Short Itinerary of Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek
Day1 – Kathgodam to Munsiyari (277 km) (2290 m)
Day2 – Munsiyari to Lilam (7 km) (1850 m)
Day3 – Lilam to Bogudiar (12 km) (2609 m)
Day4 – Bogudiar to Rilkot (12 km) (3130 m)
Day5 – Rilkot to Ghanghar (13 km) (3300 m)
Day6 – Ghanghar to Pachu Glacier (7 km) (4000 m)
Day7 – Explore the Base Camp
Day8 – Pachu Glacier to Martoli (17 km)
Day9 – Martoli to Rargari (20 km)
Day10 – Rargari to Munsyari (14 km)
Day11 – Munsyari to Kathgodam (296 km)