5 Days 4 Nights
Dayara Bugyal Trek From Rishikesh 4 Nights and 5 Days Treeking package, include Trek guide, food, stay and transfer.
Distance to Dayara Bugyal (Ex Delhi) 426kms and 20kms approx.
Best Time to Visit: May to July, August End Mid of October and December to February
Region: Garhwal Resion, Uttarakhand
District: Uttarkashi Garhwal Uttarakhand, India
Trekking Grade: Easy
Trek Category: Lake and High Altitiude Pass
Market and Network: Main Market at Uttarkashi, another small market in Bhatwari Network is available (Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, BSNL, Jio)
Dayara Bugyal Trek Highlights: Green Meadow, Low altitude with beautifull setting and Panormic view of Himalayan Rage
We leave at dawn break and drive to Barsu which is a day long journey. We pass through the towns of Rishikesh, Chamba and Uttarkashi. Barsu is a small village about 32 kms from Uttarkashi and is on the way to Gangothri. The drive to Barsu from Uttarkashi is along with Bhagirathi river. Barsu is the base camp for Dayara Bugyal trek, Overnight stay at Barsu in a guest house.
The trek to Barnala is 6-7 Kms and is a normal step ascend till Barnala. We pass through the beautiful landscape of laced of Rhododendrons, forest cover of Silver Oaks, Deodar. Barnala is a place from where the famed meadow of Dayara starts. The miles of green undulating meadows stretching as far as your eye can see is a beautiful sight. The trail to the high alpine meadow Dayara Bugyal, is through the Barnala meadows. The landscape is picturesque and the dense forests lend a sneak peak of the greater Himalayas.The vast meadow unfolds in front of you. Overnight Stay in camps in Barnala.
The meadow is like a table top as you set foot on the meadow the sight of the mighty Himalayas surrounds you. Srikanth, Rudregaira, Gangotri I, II & III , Jaonli, Draupadi ka Danda I & II, Black peak, Bandarpunch and many other unnamed peaks are visible from Dayara Bugyal meadow. Overnight stay in camps. Or Bakaria Top is the highest point of Dayara Bugyal, it is a steep ascent to Bakaria top. Dayara Bugyal is divided into many small bugyals and Bakaria top is one of them. We start trek along the meadows and gain altitude gradually till we reach Bakaria Top. The views from the top take your breath away. Snow capped mountains, Valley deep below, towns as far as Uttarkashi can be seen from the top. It offers a 360 degree panoramic view of the entire greater Himalayas. We descend back to Dayara to camp for the night.
We begin our descent to Gui. The trail takes around 4 to 5 hrs with a few ascends in between. We walk through the vast stretches of the alpine meadows and the sub alpine forests and small spiralling rivulets. Gui campsite is a small grassland situated in between the alpine forests. The inner dry valleys, dwarf Rhododendrons grow along with patches of grasslands near the campsite.
After Breakfast we descend down to Raithal along a well marked trail through the thick forests. The village of Raithal and there our jeep waiting.Than we drive back to Rishikesh.