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Pangarchulla Peak Trek

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If you are passionate about the Himalayan Views, Pangarchulla Peak Trek offers great Garhwal Himalayas views. This trek is breathtaking at the same time it has good challenge to reach its summit. The Pangarchulla summit is at 15,069 feet. Some of famous Garhwal Himalayan peaks visible in clear days are Nanda Devi and Kamet, Hathi Ghoda Parbat, Chaukhamba, Mana. The panoramic backdrop is dominated by the majestic Himalayan peaks of Chaukhamba (7138m), Neelkanth (6500m), and Dronagiri (70766m). When we talk about the trek trail it runs through dense forests with many beautiful flowers and a snowy carpet. The trek is perfect for experienced hikers looking to see the Himalayas in all their glory and return with an adrenaline rush. Pangarchulla Peak Trek is a captivating trek that draws in thousands of trekkers each year. It’s brimming full of adventure, serenity, and beauty. This trail will delight all your senses with its beautiful rhododendrons and pristine snow carpets. Overall Pangarchulla Peak Trek is a truly unforgettable experience that will last a lifetime. This trek is challenging and requires determination and grit. The summit offers panoramic views of the Himalayan Mountains. Oak forests, snow-capped peaks, and many boulders on your trek will surround you. You may also spot wildlife like the Himalayan Tiger and the Musk Deer, wild goats, Himalayan bear, leopard  much more..

When should you come for Pangarchulla

Pangarchulla Peak Trek

The very best month to do this Trek is (March & April) and autumn/fall (September to October). Best doable when in snow and the trek has boulders.

The steep slopes of this trek are not recommended for the monsoon season (July and August) because they can become unstable, and could cause landslides. Exposed boulders can be dangerous because of the gaps between them.

Who should come for Pangarchulla

This thrilling expedition takes you to Pangarchulla Peak, where you can enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas. This trek will test your resolve and grit.

You will find a variety of landscapes on the trek, which changes with each uphill step and every downhill sprint. The trail winds through forests filled with snow-covered mountains in winter and blooming rhododendrons during spring. You can enjoy a stunning view of prominent peaks such as Dronagiri, Hathi Parvat, and Gori Parvat from the Pangarchulla summit. The views make it worth the effort and compensate for any physical limitations.

Why You Should Do Pangarchulla Peak Trek

1. Magnificent vistas of the vast Greater Himalayan Range

Aside from the exhilarating climb to the summit, the breathtaking mountain panoramas enhance this adventure. Throughout the trek, you are treated to awe-inspiring views of a significant portion of the expansive Greater Himalayan Range. And upon reaching the summit, you find yourself encompassed by these majestic peaks, standing in close proximity.

This sensation is unmatched and extremely rare to come across in any other hikes in the Himalayas. You are encompassed by a complete panoramic sight of Hathi Parbat, Mana Mandir, Kamet, Nanda Devi, Dronagiri, Chaukhamba, Ghori Parbat and numerous other summits that are rich in folklore and tales of mountaineering.

2. A thrilling journey to the top

This expedition is famous for its ascent to the summit. For those who have experienced this journey, it will be the primary memory they have. The day of reaching the summit is incredibly demanding. You will traverse numerous icy rocks, constantly aware of every footstep you take.

While ascending, you will encounter numerous challenging, steep, and exposed areas, enhancing the excitement and thrill of your journey. Additionally, you will reach an elevation of 15,069 ft, ascending and descending nearly 4,000 ft on the final day. All of these factors contribute to making this trek extremely exhilarating and full of adventure.

3. Khullara Campsite

Camping at Khullara is an unparalleled experience in the Himalayas. With its expansive open ground encircled by lush, picturesque forests and breathtaking views of majestic mountains, Khullara stands out among the limited number of campsites in the region. The enchanting forests, resembling scenes from a fairy tale, add an extra layer of magic to the overall experience.

In March and April, as you embark on a trek, the forest becomes vibrant with blooming Rhododendrons, enhancing its natural beauty. Khullara offers a transformative experience, transporting you to a whole new world. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to spend two days at this campsite, including an acclimatization day. Even without considering these factors, the Pangarchulla Peak is an exceptional trek, with its breathtaking views and thrilling challenges, making it a trek that should not be missed.

Day Wise Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Rishikesh – Garudganga by surface 225 Kms approx 8 Hrs

  • Driving Distance: 225 Kms: 
  • Time Take: Approx 7 Hrs
  • Overnight stay at Guest House / Hotel
  • Meal Dinner Only

Today morning pickup will be from Natraj Chowk, Rishikesh at 06:30 am, the entire day will be driving day, enroute meals will be self-purchased, good mobile network and connectivity will be available, overnight stay will be in guest house / hotel by Trekup India.

Today morning report at Natraj Chowk in Rishikesh at 0630 Am, where Trekup India representative / driver will meet, once everyone has boarded the vehicle, we will proceed our day long drive of approx 7-8 Hrs to Garudganga / Joshimath.  We enjoy the wonderful mountain drive and the other side we follow river Ganges until Devpryag, from where it changes it name to Alaknanda. We drive through some major Himalayan town such as: –

Devpryag:
Where one can witness incredible confluence of Alaknanda & Bhagirathi rivers.

Rudrapryag:  Here the beautiful Alaknanda River makes an alliance with Mandakani river.
Karanpryag: This is the place where Pindar River merges with Alaknanda.

This is one of amazing drive as you will notice that five rivers merge into River Alaknanda to eventually form the holy River Ganga, which is also called Panch Prayag and the this five prayags are Vishnupryag, Nandpryag, Karanpryag, Rudrapryag and Devpryag, it is believed that any person taking dip in these five Prayag cleanses and purifies the soul and they are step closer to Moksha.

After a long hectic driver we reach our destination, check into the accommodation and time for some rest and relax. Here, we will meet with Trekup India team members and your trek leaders will introduced in the evening briefing.

Day 02: Garudganga -Joshimath-Tugasi Village by surface 35 KMS approx 1.5 Hrs and trek to Guiling top (9600 Ft.) for approx 3 Kms

  • Driving Distance: 35 Kms: 
  • Time Take during drive: Approx 1.5 Hrs
  • Trek Distance: 3 Kms
  • Time taken trekking: Approx 3-4 Hrs
  • Overnight stay at Camps  in tents on twing sharing                               
  • Meal Breakfast / Lunch / Snacks / Dinner

After breakfast we drive for 1.5 Hrs to Trek point and thereafter start our trek to Guiling Top, gaining altitude of 3450 ft. Water sources will be available, mild network till Tugasi Village. Overnight stay at Trekup India camps.

Today morning enjoy breakfast at booked accommodation and thereafter we proceed our drive till Tugasi village, where we get off our vehicles and set on trek to Guiling Trek. The trek of the day mostly commences through pretty Himalayan villages and it is mix trail of steep and gradual ascend to Guiling top. Do not forget to fill your water villages while trekking through the villages, as you should remember to keep yourself hydrated all time to make best of your trek, you will also come across local people, farmers, shepherds have a chance to meet and interact with them and learn about their daily mountain life and hardship they face on daily. If you are lucky enough you might have an opportunity to hear the story of local mountains and their existence. Most probably we will reach our camp sites to enjoy hot lunch at Trekup India’s campsites.  Check into your camps and stroll around the campsite to capture some of great Himalayan peaks, some of peaks visible from camps site are Doronagiri, Hathi Parvat, Guari Parvat and few others. Later enjoy Tea & Snacks followed by dinner at the campsite and get ready for a next day trek.  

Day 03: Guiling – Khulara (11800 Ft.) by Trek 4 Kms approx 5-6 Hrs

  • Trek Distance: 4 Kms 
  • Time taken: Approx 5-6 Hrs
  • Overnight stay at Camps in tents on twin sharing basis                                
  • Meal Breakfast / Lunch / Snacks / Dinner

Today enjoy gradual steep trek trail to Khulara by gaining approx 2200 Ft. Do carry 2 litre of water as this day you might not get water source. Do not expect connectivity, leave your self in the nature, spent beautiful night in Trekup India.

Wake up to a beautiful mountain morning with a cup of black cup of tea, gazing mighty sun rays over the vast mountains. After a warm breakfast, we get ready for a tougher day trek to our next destination. The trek passes through the beautiful oak, Rhododendron and wall nut forest. Trekking through the forest means a greater chance to spot different species of birds, we would say it can be a paradise for birdwatcher, hence binocular will be beneficial for enthusiast on other hand keep a close watch on spot wild animals. We will get some natural water sources to fill our bottles and keep our body hydrated. The Khulara camp site offers even better & more mountain views than first camp site, some of peak visible are Doronagiri, Kamet, Kedarnath peak, Kedar dome, Chaukhambha, Mana I, Nanda Devi, Nanda Ghunt and others. We make it to the campsite for lunch time, enjoy hot lunch and thereafter some time to regain and conserve your energy for upcoming tough destination. You may ask your trek leader to so demo on how to pitch the tent and learn some mountain survival skills.

Day 04 Khulara – Kuari Pass – Khulara (12500 Ft.) by Trek 7.5 Kms approx 6-7 Hrs (both Way)

  • Trek Distance: 7.5 Kms: Time Taken: Approx 6-7 Hours (both way)
    Day for making it to Kuari Pass summit by gaining an altitude of 700 Ft. through Lord Curzon Trail.
  • Overnight stay in tents (twin sharing) 
  • Meal Breakfast / Lunch / Snacks / Dinner

Today morning wakeup with the freshness of the mountains, see the golden rays of sun on these pretty mountains, if you feel like doing this, leave yourself in the lap of nature and meditate for 10-15 minute. Enjoy cooked breakfast at campsite and thereafter along with us our expert Trek leaders we proceed our trek to Kuari Pass, the trail passes through the Oak and Rhododendron Forest, enjoy the chirping of birds, best for Birdwatcher (Do not forget to carry your binocular), after walking through the forest the landscape changes to beautiful mountains views and after an hour we will follow Lord Curzon train towards Kuari Pass, after walking for 30-40 Minutes we will come to a view spot, here have an opportunity to witness great views on clear days of Chaukhambha, Neelkanth Peak and other peaks. Will we start Steff ascending to Kuari Pass peak at 12500 Ft. Do not forget to energize yourself with Nutri / energy bars (you must carry some), as well make sure your water bottles are filled to keep you hydrated and special care against harsh sun is required, hence be prepared with a Sun hat and sunscreens. After spending some quality time on the summit of Kuari Pass we descend back the same route to our Khulara camp site. Evening at leisure time for rest and relaxation and getting ready for another tougher day.

Day 05: Khulara – Pangarchulla – Khulara by Trek 14 Kms approx 11- 12 Hours (both way)

  • Trek Distance: 14 Kms
  • Time Taken: Approx 11- 12 Hours (both way)
  • Overnight stay at Camps in tenyts on twin sharing                           
  • Meal Breakfast / Lunch / Snacks / Dinner
  • Finally, the final summit has come, we will start early in the morning, the day might be tiring as it will be steep climb on snow / boulders and straight gaining 3269 Ft.  Carry enough water for the day.

Today morning we start early in the morning today (Between 3-4 am), get yourself prepared for the day, as all efforts and hard work is going to be utilized here, we are sure that by today your body is fully prepared for some steep and rigid step, though you will be exhausted but at the end you will feel it worth and one of the best moment for your life, that you will cheers for lifetime. Though the experience in terms of scenery  is going to be amazing as the views and landscape changes from ethereal forestation to vast open meadows, the pretty blue skies and the empty land can be seen till your vision reaches. Finally, after a 6 hours body tiring climb takes us to Pangarchulla summit at 14700 Ft. and a huge magnificent 360 degree of Garhwal mountains greets you with its beauty, you will just be mesmerized with the never before seen beauty, it blows your mind & soul to just another level. Our advice to sit for 5-10 minutes close your eyes, meditate & feel the nature, the sound, the freshness, talk to your soul as you are totally in different world. Have an opportunity to witness some of Garhwal high peaks such as Kedarnath, Kharchakund, Chaukhamba, Parvati Parbat to West, Avalanch peak to north, Kamet, Mana and many more. Pangarchulla is bounded by river gorge of Rishi Ganga, Alaknanda, Dhauli . Later after completing the summit with an excitement, we descend back to Khulara camp site, enjoy the hot tea and snacks, followed by dinner.

Day 06: Khulara –Tugasi by trek 11 Kms approx 7-8 Hrs – Garudganga by surface 35 Kms approx 1.5 Kms

  • Trek Distance: 11 Kms: 
  • Time Taken: Approx 6-7 Hrs  
  • Overnight stay at Camps                                 
  • Meal Breakfast / Lunch / Snacks / Dinner
  • Following back same route we trek on steep descend to Tugasi and there after drive to Garudganga for overnight stay at Trekup India accommodation, followed by certificate ceremony.

Today morning after leisurely breakfast at Trekup India campsite, we will return back to our hotel in Garudganga. From Khulara we trek until Tugasi road head and we follow back the same route as we have trek up. This day you will have final chance to witness such an amazing nature and the mountains, which you are going to miss back in your cities. On arrival at your accommodation time for freshen up. Later we will have certificate ceremony.

Day 07: Garudganga – Rishikesh by surface 225 Kms approx 7 Hrs

  • After having tea or coffee, we will depart to Haridwar from Joshimath.
  • You will be reaching Haridwar in the evening around 6 to 7 PM.
  • Get your bookings and tickets done accordingly.
  • You can also do the tickets for your hometown after 8:00 PM
  • No Accommodation  
  • Meal Breakfast Only

Today morning, after breakfast we board our vehicles and proceed our drive to Rishikesh, reaching in the evening hours between 1800-1900 Hrs. So, make your onwards plans accordingly.

Food Provided by Us During the Pangarchulla Peak Trek

We provide only Indian vegetarian food and mainly your meal is going to contain Indian bread, vegetable, lentils and Rice along with delicious dessert. During your trek, we will serve three meals a day including breakfast, lunch, and dinner. In the evening, you will also be served tea & snacks and lip-smacking soup before dinner. If it will be a long day of trekking, you will be given a packed snack.

After doing a lot of research on the nutritional requirements for the trekkers, we prepare the menu. Before putting all the meals together, we also consider altitude gained and weather.

The meal served by us while trek is perfectly balanced with the right amounts of calories, carbohydrates, vitamins, protein, fiber, and minerals. You need to know that all our cooks have great expertise in cooking and have undergone thorough training. So, get ready to enjoy delectable and lip-smacking dishes during your trek. You will be served with lemon tea in the tent in order to start your day with a refreshed feeling. Before leaving the campsite for trekking, you will be given a hot finger-licking breakfast like upma, Aallu Prantha, Besan Chilla, Poha, Daliya,  Corn flakes, Maggie, along with tea or coffee.

In case, your trek will be longer one then we also offer some fresh local fruits such as apples and even healthy drinks like Frootie or Maaza. In the afternoon, you will be served simple & healthy lunch, while at around 04:00 pm, you will be given tea and a light evening breakfast. After you reach your campsite at night, you will be served a hot and delightful dinner. After reading this, you must have got the idea about the food provided by us on trek, you don’t need to worry about food. Many trekkers trek with us again and again because of the food we provide. Thus, we will definitely give you unforgettable experiences.

Safety During Pangarchulla Peak Trek

Trekking with us for Pangarchulla Trek is completely safe because we have a team of trek leaders who are qualified in Wilderness first-aid and also have complete information about the high-altitude glitches. During Trek, we carry a complete first-aid kit that contains all the important medicines. Before trekking with us, you need to ensure that you are medically fit for the trek and if you are able to judge yourself then it is better to take advice from a professional. For us, your medical fitness is very important than anything else.

Know About Us:- You need to know that our company Trekup India has been in the field of Adventure Tourism for the last 23 years. Right from our inception, we have been involved in providing treks, voyage & hiking programs as well as high altitude expedition rafting.

We keep on organizing treks in Uttarakhand and Himachal, while being a part of the trekking community, we feature more than 75 Himalayan documented treks. Apart from other outdoor activities, our company also organizes trips for schools, colleges, and family.

We ensure complete technical safety in the mountain

Our company has a vast team of more than 100 guides, as well as trainers in order, serve in the mountain treks. One of the best things about our team is that all the members are trained professionally from Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, Indian mountaineering foundation Delhi as well as Hanifle Center Outdoor Education Mussoorie.

Therefore, we never believe in compromising on the quality as well as services offered to our valuable customers.

For Us, Your Safety Is the Top Priority

At Trekup India, you will find a team with local knowledge and fluency in English as well as Hindi. This helps in ensuring that you have an amazing trek and not only this, we also pay attention to your health as well as safety because this is something we cannot ignore. All the team leaders involved in trekking have already undergone several professional courses in First Aid, Portable Altitude Chamber Training, CPR, Environmental Awareness Training as well as Advanced Wilderness Emergency Medicine.

We also carry a complete first aid medical kit not only on the trek but on each and every trip which is organized by us. Apart from the medical kit, we carry a portable altitude chamber and medical oxygen for all kinds of high-altitude treks . Our company has great expertise in organizing all sorts of group adventure holidays for family groups, school & college groups as well as friend groups. When it comes to travel options, we have a wide range that suits different fitness levels as well as traveling styles.

Therefore, no matter who big the group size, we pay personal attention to each and every member present in the group.

How We Ensure That Your Trek Is Safe with Us

Right from our establishment, we at Trekup India, are continuously involved in introducing new safety practices into Indian trekking in order to ensure the safety of voyagers. For walking on snow, Trekpp India introduced Microspikes and also made emergency bottled oxygen mandatory for all kinds of treks. In order to test pulse as well as oxygen saturation levels, pulse oxymeters are used. As a safety communication device, we at TrekupIndia introduced radio.

Though we have noticed that most of the organizations organizing treks do not follow these systems but with time several competing companies are adopting these practices and organizing great and safe treks.

Explore our New Safety Protocols

In order to ensure a perfect Trek, we have introduced some new safety checks that will assure more safety for our trekkers. 

Our On-trek safety checks includes:

  • Daily oxygen saturation along with pulse readings
  • Stretchers team appointed on every trek
  • Radios
  • Trained mountain staff and full safety
  • Additional oxygen cylinders
  • Special medical kit for high altitude treks
  • Microspikes on all types of snow treks
  • Experienced Trek leaders as well as safety
  • Technical team on all snowy slopes

What should you pack for the Pangarchulla Peak Trek?

Being an trekking, adventure & travel company, we get many questions from our trekkers and most common question that arises is what to carry or what should we pack for the trek? Sometime it becomes difficult to explain in details and therefore below we have prepared the detailed packing list, helpful for all trekkers coming to the Himalayas. Whenever we go on trek or start packing things one should remember the packing pattern i.e. either you start from head to foot or foot to head, this way there will be rare chance that you will forget the items to pack, so go step by step.

  1. Backpack

Make sure your backpack should be comfortable neither too big nor to small and for a week trek 60-70 liters of backpack should be enough to hold all your belongings. Ensure that your backpack has good hip & Shoulder support and pockets should be accessible quickly.

  1. Daypack

All trekkers should keep in mind that daypack is very important, this will be a great help to you while on trek, also every single day you won’t be carrying you backpack therefore for day excursion , shorter hikers, sightseeing you can carry your stuff in it.

  1. Footwear
  • Trekking shoes: Preferably water proof, ankle support.
  • Walking / Hiking sandals: This can be used off trek i.e. in the morning and evening hours, basically to get your feet rest from heavy boots, sometime used for crossing streams and rivers, it’s more comfortable and safe than crossing barefoot or wetting your boots.
  • Sneakers (Optional): For normal driving days or can use  around the camp
  • Socks (3-4 Pairs) – Make sure to choose material wisely, it should be quick drying, warm and comfortable.
  1. Clothing’s
  • Hiking / trekking jacket: Carry good quality layer jackets
  • Hiking pants: Check some kind of long nylon blend, light and quick drying pants. Warm covers ups like fleece-lined tracksuit pants or ski pant.
  • Undergarments as per your habitual requirement
  • T-Shirts and Shorts (3-4 Warm comfortable)
  • Ordinary Shirt / T-shirt – Just in case everything gets wet this will help for roaming around.
  • Long Sleeve shirt – can be used as a base layer on colder days
  • Socks – at least 4-5 pairs
  • Leggings – Can be used specially chilling morning and evening , to keep your body warm
  • Thermals – get 2 pairs of thermals, this will be great need a body to keep it warm.
  • Buff / Balaclava – This is a must to carry to cover your neck and this item is an ideal solution to keep your neck / throat warm.
  • Beanie Cap- Very helpful item for colder and windy days should carry 1, also sometime when its freezing cold you can use it a night as well.
  • Hiking Hat- this will basically help during the day time specially from the sun rays, make sure it has a strip so that wind does not below is far from your headJ..
  • Gloves – 01 pair will be enough to keep your hand warm and nice.
  1. Rain wears
  • Rain Coat and Pant – Carry a pair of it to protect you from the rain OR
  • Rain Poncho – during long rains, the waterproof jackets starts leaking but poncho does get work in keeping you dry, so choose accordingly.
  • Rain covers: Some small water proof to cover your backpack and daypack as well for your gadgets.
  1. Gadgets and Electronic
  • Trekking Poles
  • Mobile phone
  • Camera
  • Spare batteries for phone and camera, powerbank
  • Light weight flash light or headlight
  • Waterproof bag made up of plastic for camera
  • Music system / Bluetooth
  • Plug/converter for electrical items
  • Sunglasses
  • 1 liter water bottle
  • Journal with pen would be good idea to keep your notes.
  • Some book of your interest for ideal time
  • Get into habit of keeping Map and guide book of the region.
  1. Hygiene & Personal toiletry
  • Sunscreen with UV protection
  • 1 or 2 small quick-drying towels
  • Toilet paper/tissues/wet-wipes
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste/ mouth freshener
  • Deodorant / Talcum powder
  • Shampoo
  • Lip-gloss/salve
  • Sanitary pads/tampons (For female traveler)
  • Bio gradable Soap
  • Nail clipper
  • Your other personal items that you use on daily basis
  1. Personal First aid Kit and Energy – below are some common medicine generally required / used during your adventure trip, however please consult your doctors prior.
  • Antiseptic towel or water syringe (to clean the wound)
  • Butterfly bandage for small cut
  • Cotton and elastic bandages and sterile gauze pad for larger wounds
  • Latex gloves used when its wound bleeds
  • Medicine for Diarrhea (Upset stomach)
  • Medicine for cold, flue / fever headache
  • Some pain killers
  • ORS pouches
  • Quick pain relief spray (External use)
  • Any personal medicine prescribed by your doctor
  • Dimox / Similar for high altitude sickness
  • Bug Repellent
  • Carry some nutria / energy bars and drinks (non-alcoholic)

Note: Kindly consult your doctor before purchasing or taking any medicine.

9.Compulsory Documents to Carry

These are files needed to be submitted at Forest Department before ypur trek. With no of these, you will not be permitted to trek .Original and photocopy of government photo identity card. Carry Id’s like adhaar, voter id, etc.

Important note: You can book rent gears, what you can rent & buy from us and what you need to get from your home town, make your bagpack easy not heavy.

Click the link: https://booking.trekupindia.com/rent-trekking-gears/

Now you are all set for your Adventure trip with Trekup India!!

Trek Cost Inclusion

  • Stay is included on all days of the trek ( from Joshimath to Joshimath ). You will be staying in guest house / hotel on sharing basis.
  • Transport charges from Rishikesh to Joshimath and return.
  • All meals from dinner at Joshimath on Day 1 to tea, coffee on Day 7 are included. Meals are simple, nutritious and vegetarian.
  • All the trek equipment will be included like a sleeping bag, kitchen & dining tent, utensils, mattress, tent, toilet tent, and crampon (if needed).

    Note:- Tents and sleeping bags are custom made of Trekup India which are tested on high altitudes by our mountain expert trek team.

  • All the trek equipment will be included like a sleeping bag, kitchen & dining tent, utensils, mattress, tent, toilet tent, and crampon (if needed).

    Note:- Tents and sleeping bags are custom made of Trekup India which are tested on high altitudes by our mountain expert trek team.

  • First aid medical kits, oxygen cylinder as well as stretcher.

    Check our on trek safety protocol here.

  • All the needed forest entry fees along with permits.
  • Your trek will be led by a trainedexperienced professional guides and trek leaders with a solid guiding background and trekking experience, medical certifications, and a passion for leading people into breathtaking terrains.

Trek Cost Exclusion

  • All kinds of personal expenditures are excluded.
  • Anything that we have not mentioned avobe.
  • The trek cost is not inclusive of meals bought during the journey on 1st day and last day. ( Food starts from dinner at base camp on day first till last day lunch ).
  • Mules or porter charges to carry private baggage (Offload Charges for bag 600 per day, per bag. Note: bag weight should not be more than 11 kg.
  • Any kind of emergency evacuation charges 

Trek Logistics

Pickup will be from Isbt Rishikesh and pickup time will be 6.30 A.M

Note: We will share exact pickup location and driver details on whatsapp group, apart from it our transport manager will be also present at the pickup point to assist you.

We will drop you off at Rishikesh Isbt by 6 P.M on the final day. We advice you to make your departure on next morning.

How To Reach Rishikesh?

By Air:

Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest airport to reach Rishikesh by flight that is located almost 25km away from the city. You can find regular flights from Delhi to Rishikesh.

However, if you are planning to reach Rishikesh by flight then it is better to come one day in advance.

By Train:

In case, you want to reach Rishikesh from Delhi by train then you have to reach Hridwar 1st then from there you can take bus to Rishikesh its 35 kms from Haridwar to Rishikesh.

By Bus:

From Delhi, you can find a regular bus service for Rishikesh. ISBT Kashmere Gate is the main bus station in Delhi from where you will find both ac and non-ac buses for Rishikesh.

However, it is always better to take government buses from Kashmere Gate ISBT. The bus will drop you at Rishikesh ISBT and then we will send our staff who will pick you up from isbt rishikesh so you need to reach there.

At 06:30 am, Bolero, Tata Sumo, travller or any other vehicle like this will only pick you up from isbt Rishikesh.

By 05:00 pm, you will be reaching Joshimath.

Trek Route

Day 01 Rishikesh (1120 Ft)– Garudganga (6150 Ft)

Day 02 Garudganga -Joshimath-Tugasi Village-Guiling Top (9600 Ft)

Day 03 Guiling Top – Khulara (11800 Ft.)

Day 04 Khulara – Kuari Pass (12,800 ft)– Khulara by Trek

Day 05 Khulara – Pangarchulla summit (15069 ft)– Khulara by Trek

Day 06: Khulara –Tugasi – Garudganga by surface 35 Kms approx 1.5 Kms

Day 07: Joshimath to Rishikesh

Frequently Asked Questions?

The level of challenge on the Pangarchulla trek may differ based on variables like the weather, personal fitness, and past trekking background. In general, Pangarchulla is typically classified as a trek of moderate to moderate difficulty.

Trekkers usually climb through wooded areas, grasslands, and rugged landscapes, which may have steep parts and high elevations. Trekkers need to have the right equipment, adjust to the altitude, and be in good physical condition.

Although it isn’t one of the toughest treks in the Himalayas, it does demand a decent amount of physical fitness and endurance. Hikers should also be ready for changing weather patterns, such as cold temperatures and possible snowfall, particularly at higher altitudes. Like with any trek, it is recommended to enlist the help of a trustworthy trekking agency or guide for assistance and direction throughout the journey, like Trekup India.

Pangarchulla is located in the picturesque state of Uttarakhand, nestled within the grand Garhwal region of the Himalayas. Specifically, it lies near the popular trekking hotspot of Joshimath in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. The starting point for the Pangarchulla trek, known as the base camp, is usually set up in the charming village of Dhak, which can be reached from Joshimath.

During the spring season, March & April, you can experience the sight of rhododendron forests in full bloom and rich green landscapes on the trek. In autumn, you’ll enjoy unobstructed vistas of the neighboring mountains, displaying a variety of colors as the leaves transform.

Pangarchulla Peak stands at an elevation of approximately 14,700 feet (4,480 meters) above sea level.

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