Nanda Devi Base Camp

12 Days 11 Nights
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  • Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek
  • Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek
  • Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek
  • Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek

Description

India’s highest mountain base camp trek in Uttarakhand

Nanda Devi Base Camp (7816 Meters) is the second-highest mountain Located in Uttarakhand Himalayas, India. It comes in Kumaun Garhwal which starts from a small city Munsiyari. 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 a civilization in ancient times; it leads to Nanda Devi Base Camp.

Nanda Devi base camp trek is very difficult to trek in Uttarakhand Himalayas, only good and knowledgeable trekkers can do this trek, which has knowledge of high treks,

Nanda Devi Peak is of two peaks, which are thus Nanda Devi is East (7,434 m) and the second and Nanda Devi is west (7,816 m). Nanda Devi East Base Camp Trek, we have seen and found that this is the right way to get a close look at the beauty of these beautiful peaks.

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.

The Nanda Devi base camp trek, these treks are considered very special because these treks are a fantastic expedition in themselves; they are very popular and difficult trek in Uttarakhand Himalayas.

Beautiful Campsite in Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek

View Points of Nanda Devi Base Camp

One of the most beautiful base camps of Uttarakhand Himalayas, in India, The Nanda Devi East Base Camp. An amphitheater with peaks almost around 270 degrees has an unparallel beauty of nature. Here it is the left side of the base camp.

And this view is in the early morning from our campsite with Nanda Kot clearly visible and Mt. Changuch at the right is hidden behind the clouds. This base camp has any significance, such as climbing many peaks like Changuch, Nanda Bhanar, Nanda Lapak and above all majestic 7434 m Nanda Devi East, also climbing of 5910 m Long staff Col (or Nanda Devi Khal) and 5312 m Trail’s Pass.

The base camp can be reached in 4 to 5 days from Munsiyari, in Uttarakhand Himalayas. This was shot during our expedition to Long staff Col.

Beautiful Mountains in Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek

After all, Why? Is the Munsiyari best place you should Visit Here?

The Nanda Devi Base Camp trek starts from Munsiyari Village. From here you can see before you the beautiful mountain range of its four Himalayas, which offers an excellent view of Panchachuli peaks from here and then from Sri Ramganga and most the likable Saryu passes through the valleys.

Which seems like a hypothesis of its own, Munsiyari Hill Village has become home to the Johri tribe in a small beautiful place, which is quite beautiful and attracts itself to you, the people here collect herbs from the mountains and Ayurvedic Medicines are also used a lot and the trekkers who come here also take with them they are quite beneficial and are famous for woolly shawls from sheep goats hair.

Munsiyari, today is one of the most liked places of people, people also come here for a winter trek, treks originating here like Milam Glacier, and, the base for trekkers of Namik Glacier, Ralam Glaciers and Nanda Devi Peak. This area comes in the Nanda Devi National Park, which enhances the splendor of the Himalayas of Uttarakhand.

It also has the most magnificent forests and perspectives for bird watching. It is home to a variety of wild flora and wild fauna. Snow leopards and mountain goats, Himalayan musk deer can also be found here. You must come here and witness this unique beauty of our Uttarakhand.
Amazing Views in Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek

How should you do the Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek along with the local?

Note: – Whenever you do this Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek, Do it with the local people here Munsiyari or with experienced people like us who are local here. Many local people working with Himalayan Hikers, Whoever can help you from the local here, no one else can give you, and it will be useful for you all the time.

This is why we have to say that sometimes there are seasonal changes in nature, for which we all have to be ready, this is the law of adventure.

Lovely Mountains

Must Read about Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek  

Duration – 13 Days from Kathgodam to Kathgodam)

Best Season – May 15th to June last week and September or October 1st week

Level- Difficult

Highest Point- 4,000, Meters

Trekking Distance – 112 Km on foot and By taxi 554 Km

Weather: Nights are cold and the day temperature is pleasant during the season. It is unpredicted and can change anytime so do keep an extra day in the itinerary

Temperature: (2°C to -10°C)

Key Points about Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek  

Level: Difficult (so first-timers trekkers should avoid)

Proper conditioning & training of body required

Group size minimum of 03 maximum of 10 people

Need proper Expedition gear & clothing for sub-zero temperatures?

Shoes are the single most important equipment

High Altitude requires proper acclimatization

Post monsoon or pre-monsoon is the best time. During rains, the region is prone to landslides

Phones don’t work on the trek, we provide to you Radio Willkie Talkie for Communication

A beautiful landscape so carry good photo gear (I couldn’t carry my best equipment)

Travel light (my backpack was heavy at about 12 kg to 15 Kg)

Keep an extra day in your itinerary for an attempt to summit account for bad weather

If you choose Good and local trekking company Himalayan Hikers than it is better for you because Himalayan Hikers is local company our mission is safe treks, growth of locals. Some groups come with us for the Expedition and high altitude treks

Alcohol and smoking are not allowed in during the Expedition

Short Itinerary of Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek

Day 1 – Pickup to you from Kathgodam to Munsiyari (277 km) (9/10 Hours) (2290 m) overnight stay Hotel

Day 2 – Trek from Munsiyari to Lilam (7 km) (4/5 Hours) (1850 m) overnight stay camp

Day 3 – Trek from Lilam to Bogudiar (12 km) (6/7 Hours) (2609 m) overnight stay camp

Day 4 – Trek from Bogudiar to Rilkot (12 km) (5/6 Hours) (3130 m) overnight stay camp

Day 5 – Trek from Rilkot to Ghanghar (13 km) (5/6 Hours) (3300 m) overnight stay camp

Day 6 – Rest Day for Acclimatization

Day 7 – Trek from Ghanghar to Pachu Glacier (7 km) (4/5 Hours) (4000 m) overnight stay camp

Day 8 – Exploration day the Nanda Devi base camp (10 km) (5/6 Hours) (4000 to 5400 m) back to camp

Day 9 – Trek from Pachu Glacier to Martoli camp (17 km) (7/8 Hours) overnight stay camp

Day 10 – Trek from Martoli camp to Rargari (20 km) (7/8 Hours) overnight stay camp

Day 11 – Trek from Rargari to Munsiyari (14 km) (6/7 Hours) overnight stay camp

Day 12 – Drive from Munsiyari to Kathgodam (277 km) (9/10 Hours)

Your Travel Plan for Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek

You can book trains, air flights, and bus tickets for your journey only according to the information given by us.

The Nandadevi Devi base trek will be of 10 days and 2 days of your journey from Kathgodam to Kathgodam

First of all, all the trekkers will have to book their flight and train bus according to our time table as our pick up is from 6 am to 7 am, you will have to reach Kathgodam in the morning.

A taxi from Himalayan hikers will link you to Kathgodam railway station.

Himalayan Hikers organize transport to Munsiyari from Kathgodam railway station. Our vehicles leave at 6:00 am to 7:00 am sharp from Kathgodam. The taxi includes your package.

In Kathgodam railway station you will get our staff that will arrange transport for you. The contacts no Transport coordinator or our office team will give you a week ago to your departure.

Planning your onward Air flight/train/ Bus booking 

If you are traveling from Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Mumbai, or Gujarat any other city, so you will have to come to Delhi, you will get a train from Delhi for Dehradun comfortably.

Option 01:- By Train

All trekkers booked yourself the Ranikhet Express,

Ranikhet Express to Kathgodam (Train no is 15013 Departure 10:05 pm: – Reached Kathgodam 5:05 am the train starts from Jaisalmer city. This is the best option for you

Option 02:- By Bus

You can reach Kathgodam from Delhi by a bus, board it from Delhi’s Anand Vihar ISBT, it is good if you are book the seats. Directly bus stand. But to get the bus tickets booked you have to come to the bus stand a little early

The bus leaves from Kathgodam from Delhi at around 9.00 pm. frequent buses are available until midnight. It is a journey of about 8 hours to 9 hours.

(Reach Kathgodam Railway Station between 5:00 am to 6:00 am and the vehicle will be arranged from there.)

ATM Point and Mobile Connectivity in Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek

ATM Point

When you leave for the Nanda Devi Base Camp Trek, you bring the cash according to your requirement and if you want to get the cash in the way, then you will have to go to Kathgodam and there will be no bank ATM to take the cash.  (If you want to withdraw money then do it in Delhi)

Mobile Connectivity

The phone does not work in during the Nanda Devi trek, so any necessary calls you make from Munsiyari base camp will not be networked further. You can give your family members contact at our head office to talk about an emergency.

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Day 1 : Kathgodam to Munsiyari (277 km) (2290 m)

Arrive Kathgodam and go through Kumaon hills to reach your Munsiyari. Chaukhori is a famous spot for tea gardens and an enthralling view of Himalayas.

Spend the rest of the day in a guesthouse. Dinner and overnight stay in the pre-booked accommodation.

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Day 2 : Munsiyari to Lilam (7 km) (1850 m)

Lilam your campsite for today is a mini village with few houses. Post breakfast start trekking towards it, the trek today is an easy one.

Get some wonderful views from here, set up your camps and after having delicious food rest for the night.

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Day 3 : Lilam to Bogudiar (12 km) (2609 m)

Post breakfast start your trek towards Bogudiar. Go through forests with bent trees. Small rivers of Gori Ganga and Ralam meet in this forest section.

Continue your trek and ahead see River Poting and Gori Ganga meet. Bogudiar village is marked from here.

Reach there, set your tents and retire for the night.

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Day 4 : Bogudiar to Rilkot (12 km) (3130 m)

Today’s trek will disclose the Himalayan adventure, trekking from this point becomes tough. Start after having breakfast and you will reach a place from where the routes divert.

En route to Laspa village, there will be a short diversion which leads to Northern Nanda Kot Glacier. Continue the trek and reach Rilkot.

Set your camps beside the river and after having salubrious food retire for the night.

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Day 5 : Rilkot to Ghanghar (13 km) (3300 m)

Bid goodbye to Rilkot and after a short hike you will be entertained by the Martoli Peak views and the trail further opens up to beautiful landscapes.

Before reaching Ghangar the walk is through amazing meadows which is a great relief for the legs. From this village, the beginning of the Pachu valley is marked.

At Ghanghar village you can see quaint wooden houses and a temple which is worshipped by the villagers. Set up your tents at this culturally rich village and retire for the night.

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Day 6 : Rest Day for Acclimatization

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Day 7 : Ghanghar to Pachu Glacier (7 km) (4000 m)

The climb to Pachu glacier is steep so be prepared, have breakfast and towards the campsite.

Trek through the Rhododendrons forest and get closer views of the peak. Reach the campsite Pachu Glacier after 5 hours trek which lies on Nanda Devi’s Northern face.

Set up your camps here and retire for the night.

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Day 8 : Explore the Base Camp

Today you can explore the surroundings. Have your breakfast and go for a hike on the glacier and explore the surroundings.
From the glacier, you can have close views of the peak. Come back to the back to the campsite and settle for the day.

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Day 9 : Pachu Glacier to Martoli (17 km)

Today on the trek first you will descend for long and then the ascending trail starts. Martelli lies on a trade route and there are many old fashioned houses with wooden carvings.

Mantelli gets the extremely beautiful views of Nanda Devi and Nanda Kot. Set up your camps here and overnight stay in tents.

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Day 10 : Martoli to Rargari (20 km)

Post breakfast the trek starts and it will lead you close to Munsiyari when you reach Margarita.

Trek after breakfast takes you closer to Munsiyari as you arrive at Margarita. Today you will be staying in huts. Set up your tents here and retire for the night.

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Day 11 : Rargari to Munsiyari (14 km)

You can reach Rargari to Munsiyari after having breakfast. Have dinner there and spend your night in a guest house or tents.

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Day 12 : Munsiyari to Kathgodam (296 km)

Have breakfast and drive back towards Chaukori and from there depart to Kathgodam.

Things to carry on trek

Mandatory Documents

Please carry the documents given below

Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voters ID, etc,
Passport and Visa important to foreigners
Medical Certificate (First part should be filled by the Doctor and Second part by the Trekker)
Declaration Certificates

Note: –  Many trekkers commit the same mistake of carrying unnecessary items on a trek which only makes the backpack heavy. It is important to know the right items to carry.
It differs from season to season if you are trekking in summers then carry less layers of warm clothing and if you are trekking in winters carry enough layers to protect yourself against chilly cold.

Necessary Items for trekkers

carry on a trek

Backpack (50 to 60 liters)
A strongly built backpack with good support is compulsory for a trek. (Rain cover is important)

Sturdy Trekking Shoes
The shoes should be strong enough with good support. The people ask if sports shoes would be comfortable but it is good to bring the right trekking shoes.

The Clothes You Should Bring On a Trek
Avoid keeping extra clothes because it only makes you backpack heavy.

Trek Pants – The jeans are never suitable for a trek so you need at least 2-3 trek pants for treks carry more for longer treks.

Jacket – Jackets are very important to carry on a trek it protects you against the chilly weather. So carry 2 jackets on a week long trek.

Layers of warm Clothing 
Carry warm woolen layers or fleece. Carry more layers during winter season (at least 2 to 3) and less during summer.

Thermals – The Temperature decreases at night so you might be need thermals for Night.

T- Shirts – Bring those t shirts which dry fast.

Poncho –They are needed if you are trekking on a Rainy day to keep you dry.

Hiking Pole

Water Bottle 2

Cap or Balaclava

Sunglasses

Slippers

Woolen and Waterproof Gloves

Socks (Woolen and Regular)

Sunscreen

Torch head light

Personal Toiletry Items –  (toothpaste, toothbrush, toilet paper, sanitizer etc.)

Carry Personal Medical Kit

Personal Medical Kit (Carry minimum 5 tablets and maximum 10)

Medical Kit

Diamox – (Prevents altitude sickness)

Digene – (It cures discomfort in stomach, acidity)

Crocin Advance – (Cures fever and headache)

Aspirin/Combiflam – (Pain reliever)

Disprin – (Cures headache)

Avomine – (Prevents motion sickness)

Avil – (It treat allergies)

Norflox TZ & Lomofen – (Prevents Diarrhoea)

Ranitidine – (Reduces the amount of acid in stomach)

Volini/Moov spray – (For sprains)

Betadine/Savlon – (Antiseptic cream)

ORS

Band aid

Cotton

Stretchable/Elastic bandage

Gauze

Note:- Use medicines only when prescribed by the doctor. In case you face any problem during your trek, discuss and take advice from the Professional guide.

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What is Included In This Trek?

Transport Facility Dehradun To Dehradun

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in tents on twin share basis

All meals: breakfast, packed lunch, tea, coffee, snacks, soup and dinner

(All camping gears)

High quality tents

Sleeping bags

Mattress

Liner

Pillow

Separate Toilet tents – Ladies and Gents

Dining Tent

Dining Table

Porters

Helper

Mules

Kitchen team

Radio Walkie Talkie for Communication

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Oxygen Cylinders

Crampons and Gaiters

What is Not Include In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

What is Included In This Trek?

Transport Facility Kasol To Kasol

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in tents on twin share basis

All meals: breakfast, packed lunch, tea, coffee, snacks, soup and dinner

(All camping gears)

High quality tents

Sleeping bags

Mattress

Liner

Pillow

Separate Toilet tents – Ladies and Gents

Dining Tent

Dining Table

Porters

Helper

Mules

Kitchen team

Radio Walkie Talkie for Communication

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Oxygen Cylinders

Crampons and Gaiters

What is Not Include In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

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