11 nights / 12 days
3 Kms Long
The Kumaon region in the State of Uttaranchal has unimaginable natural beauty waiting to be discovered ! The Himalayan ecology is well conserved here and offers a great retreat for all nature lovers. The trek to the Pindari Glacier is amongst the most favourite of treks in the Kumaon region of the Himalayas. The trail takes you through some of the most spectacular landscape one can ever hope to see. The traditional, remote villages make for a special attraction for any visitor. At the final destination, the Pindari Glacier one is rewarded with a view that will remain etched in the mind for life!
Glacier: The source of the river Pindar.
Check into your Hotel, preferably in Central Delhi.
Take the overnight train from Old Delhi railway station to Kathgodam (Train No. 5013, Departure-22:40 hrs IST)
Received by Wayfarer escort and transferred to waiting vehicle after brief rest. Drive to Ranikhet (94 kms, 3 hrs). Check in at Wayfarer Solitaire.
Through Kausani and Bageshwar. Reach Saung by afternoon and trek to Wayfarer camp beyond Loharkhet (5kms, 1600mts). Halt for the night.
Overnight stay at Wayfarer camp.
Easy walk (2210 mts, 8 kms). Overnight stay at Wayfarer camp.
Trek back from Zero point to Dwali.
Arrive by afternoon, well in time to take a transport to Vijaypur (64 kms, 2 hrs) past Bageshwar and check in at Wayfarer Retreat for the night.
Take the night train to Delhi (Train No.5014, Departure: 20:40 hrs IST). The train reaches Delhi the next morning 05:00 hrs.