Ruinsara Tal Harkidun Trek is one of the best trek in the Garhwal Himalayas, Uttarakhand India.
Ruinsara Tal Harkidun Trek lies among the best Treks in Uttarakhand. The vast meadows or lake, valley, stretch from 3645 meters to 3500 Meters. Harkidun-Ruinsara Tal treks comes under Govind Wildlife Sanctuary National Park.
The trek starts from Sankri. It is the base camp of more than 25 treks. The base camp Sankri will leave you admiring with its exquisite beauty.
The route of the Har Ki Dun trek through thick oak and pine forests, lush green meadows, mesmerizing surrounding, wildflowers, glacial ranges, different variety of Flora &fauna , majestic sight of snow -capped mountains, and offers enchanting view of this beautiful valley.
This trek is the best choice for those trekkers, who are looking for adventures treks.
The best thing of this trek is come across traditional Osla village you will encounter the local life style and communities with lavish vegetation grown in the fields. And you feel the peace on this trek.
Harkidun and Ruinsara Tal trek is nearest to each other both treks is connected, because Ruinsara Tal trek comes after the Harkidun trek.
This trek offers glorifying views of Sunrise and Sunset.
Ruinsara Tal is located amid meadows surrounded by snow-capped mountains.
The local people worship God Someshwar Mahadev a chapel of Lord Shiva. Thus Harkidun valley is known as “The Valley of Lord Shiva”.
Ruinsara Tal Harkidun Trek the Majestic valley in Garhwal
During the winter season, this fascinating valley remains covered in snow, and the white sheet of snow makes it look like a magical wide snow-land.
And in summer, the valley turns different and amusing because of meadows, wild flowers, and woods blooming in different colors.
Make sure that choose the experienced trekking community for this trek.
Himalayan Hikers is a local trekking community who has vast experience of trekking.
Himalayan Hikers has hardworking, polite, professional guide and potters.
why to choose Ruinsara Tal Harkidun Trek?
Before heading towards the itinerary, it is really essential to perceive the reason behind choosing Ruinsara Tal Harkidun Trek.
See firstly, the trekking distance is a total of 56 km which is to be covered into 9 days. Yet, it comes under moderate level of easy to moderate because of the things that this trek has to offers. These are:
Har Ki Dun or Ruinsara Tal It lies amidst high ridges at an altitude of Har Ki Dun- 3645 to Ruinsara Tal – 3500 meters and is worshiped by the people. It is one of the virgin treks not known by many.
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.
Do spare time in Interaction with locals, and you will get to know about some of the ancient tales of Indian mythology.
During winter season, this fascinating valley 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.
Altitude we are going to cover in Ruinsara Tal Harkidun Trek
Sankri – 1920 Meters
Cheludgad camp – 2600 Meters
Har Ki Dun Camp – 3645 Meters
Rainbasear camp – 3200 Meters
Ruinsara Tal – 3500 Meters
Key Points Ruinsara Tal Harkidun Trek
Duration: – 8 Nights 9 Days from Dehradun to Dehradun
Base camp: – Sankri
Summer Temperature: – Day (5°C to 15°C) Night (2° C to 8° C)
Winter Temperature: – Day (-2°C to -5° C) Night (-5°C to -12°C)
Harkidun or Ruinsara Tal max Altitude: – 3645 to 3500 meters
Best Time: – All year
Trek Level: – Moderate
Trek distance: – On foot 64 Km – By taxi 442 km
Group Size: – 20 people