How to Reach
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Area: Garhwal Himalayas

Duration: 13 Days (4 day travel/9 days trekking)

Best Season: Mid May - Mid October

Grade: Tough

Altitude: 4805 mts/15755 ft

Total Trekking: 120 K.M

The Himalayan Mountains of India beckon both national and international Mountain Trekkers to enjoy the thrill of trekking, the snow-clad glaciers, lush green meadows, crystal-clear water flowing in rivers with abundance of scenic beauties and a serene atmosphere. Nandikund Trek is one of them. But the difference is, in addition to the pleasure of trekking mountain-paths, the trekkers can also visit en-route heritage and Hindu mythology-related places, temples and monuments.

Itinerary List

Day 1: Haridwar/Rishikesh to Ukhimath to Mansuna

In the morning, we will drive in the direction of Mansuna passing through Rudraprayag, Devprayag, and Ukhimath. Mansuna is approximately 230 kilometres away from Rishikesh. On the way, We will be staying overnight in a hotel/ guest house at Mansuna.

Day 2: Mansuna to Uniana to Bantoli

After having healthy breakfast, we will begin our journey and drive to Uniana, which is about 15 kilometres from Mansuna. This will be the first day of the trek wherein we will hike for about 11 kilometres to reach our destination Bantoli. We will be staying overnight in a tent/guest house at Bantoli.

Day 3: Bantoli to Madhyamaheshwar to Budha Madhyamaheshwar

Today after having wholesome the breakfast at 8.00 AM, we will start out trek and hike for about 8 kilometres to reach Madhyamaheshwar. By 12:00 Noon we will reach Madhyamaheshwar. We will then visit Budha Madhyamaheshwar and attend the evening Puja held at the temple. We will be staying overnight in a tent/guest house.

Day 4: Madhyamaheshwar to Kachani Dhar

Today after having breakfast at 8.00 AM, we will trek 10 kilometres along with packed lunch to reach our destination, Kachani Dhar. We will be staying overnight in the camp in Kachani Dhar.

Day 5: Kachani Dhar - Kachani Tal - Kachani Dhar - Pandav Shera

On this day of the trail, we will trek for 2 kilometres towards Kachani Tal and then from here we will continue the trail to Pandav Shera, which is about 14 kilometres away. On the trail, we will carry packed lunch along. We will be staying overnight in the tents at Pandav Shera.

Day 6: Pandav Shera to Nandi Kund

After having wholesome breakfast, we will head towards Nandi Kund, which is located about 6 kilometres away. We will be staying overnight in the tents at Nandi Kund.

Day 7: Nandi Kund to Dwari Gad

On this day, after having breakfast we will start our trek in the direction of Dwari Gad, which is about 12 kilometres away from Nandi Kund. On the trail, we will carry packed lunch along. We will be staying overnight in the tents at Dwari Gad.

Day 8: Dwari Gad - Dhaula Udiyar

Today after having wholesome breakfast, we will trek to Dhaula Udiyar, which is 13kms from Dwari Gad. We will carry packed lunch with along. We will have dinner and stay overnight at the camp.

Day 9: Dhaula Udiyar - Bantoli

In the morning after the breakfast, we shall trek 14kms to reach. We will carry packed lunch with along. We will be staying overnight in Tent/Guest house at Bantoli.

Day 10: Bantoli to Ukhimath

On this day, we will head towards Uniana and will be covering about 11 kilometres. Afterwards, we will move ahead for about 53 kilometres along with packed lunch. Upon arrival at Uinana, we will drive towards Ukhimath. We will be staying overnight in the hotel in Ukhimath.

Day 11: Ukhimath to Haridwar/Rishikesh

Today, we will drive to Haridwar/Rishikesh, which is about (200 KM) from Ukhimath.


  • Meals while on trek (Veg.) (Egg)n
  • Permits .
  • First aid medical kits and oxygen cylinder.
  • Qualified & experienced trek Leader, Guide and Support staff
  • Transport from Haridwar to Joshimath and return .


  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Insurance.
  • Food during the transit.
  • Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
  • Any Insurance
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head Price Includes.

How To Reach

Nearest Airport: Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun

Nearest Rail Head: Haridwar Railway Station

By Road: Ukhimath, an important stopover point for the trek, can be reached by bus or taxi from the important cities of Garhwal region like Haridwar (202 km), Rishikesh (183 km), Dehradun (222 km), Devprayag (109 km), Srinagar (74.5 km) and Rudraprayag (35.3 km).

terms & conditions

Cancellation: If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rains, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc), Great Hiking Trails will issue a trek voucher for the full amount. The voucher can be redeemed for the same trek or another trek in the next one year.
In case, you wish to cancel your trek, please e-mail us at info@greathikingtrails.com Cancellation requests are not taken over phone.

The cancellation charges are as under.
Cancellations prior to 30 days from the start of the trek — full refund.
Cancellation between 30 days and 20 days to the start of the trek — 50% refund.
Cancellation less than 20 days to the start of the trek — no refund.
Please note: In case of refund, there will be a deduction of 4% (bank charges) from the total fee you have paid.

 The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days

 The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
 In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
 Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking and a full refund will be processed.