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Gaumukh &Tapovan Trek

Duration :- 10 Nights / 11 Days
Destination :- Arrive Delhi - Haridwar - Rishikesh - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Bhojwasa - Gomukh - Tapovan - Bhojwasa - Gangotri
Grade: Moderate
Season: Mid April - June & August - Mid Oct
Distances Delhi Haridwar 230 Kms /Haridwar- Rishikesh 30 Kms/Haridwar Uttarkashi 190 Kms/Uttarkashi-Gangotri 100 Kms
Best time to do this trek is from April to June and August till October

Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Arrival Delhi. Meet and greet by Connecting Horizons Representative. Later transfer to hotel in Delhi. Overnight at hotel in Delhi.
Haridwar
Day 02: Delhi - Haridwar (By Train Drive to Rishikesh)
In the morning transfer to Railway station to board train to Haridwar and later drive to Rishikesh. Arrive and check in at hotel in Rishikesh. Before driving to Rishikesh visit Ashrams and Temples in Haridwar.
Evening witness Aarti ceremony on the banks of Ganges.

Day 03: Rishikesh - Uttarkashi
After breakfast drive to Uttarkashi. Uttarkashi is known for temples and also as Kashi of North. Book Your TourArrive and check in at hotel in Uttarkashi.

Day 04: Uttarkashi - Gangotri
After breakfast drive to Gangotri. Visit Temples in Gangotri and perform puja in Gangotri. En-route stop at Harshil known for its scenic beauty and also the Apples Orchard. Evening free at leisure. Overnight at Guest House in Gangotri.

Gangotri :-
Gangotri is one of the four important shrines in Uttrakhand. The temple of Gangotri was built by Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa. It is believed that King Bagirath worshiped here to bring Ganga on the Earth. The Place where King Bagirath sat is called as BagirathShila. There is submerged Shivling where Shiva sat to receive River Ganga on his locks. Trek will start from Gangotri to the source of River Ganges.

Day 05: Gangotri- Bhojwasa 14 kms trek/5-6 hrs)
In the morning you will get ready for the trek to Bhojwasa. Our team will brief you and get prepared for the trekking experience. You will trek through the forest reach to Chirvasa. Arrive Bhojbasa and pitch a tent near river. Overnight in Tents.

Day 06: Bhojwassa - Gomukh – Tapovan
In the morning you will witness spectacular view of Bhagirathi group of peaks. Later start trekking to Gaumukh the source of river Ganges. You will see water is coming out from Glaciers. Explore the area around Gaumukh and trek to Tapovan. Tapovan is known for beautiful meadows and view of Shivalik peaks. You will see number of streamlets, wildflowers, The place is also known for Bharal (Mountain goats). If you are lucky you will see the Mountain goats. Overnight at Tent in Tapovan.

Day 07: Tapovan
Day free to explore are around Tapovan. Get view of high altitude peaks and glaciers around Tapovan.
Overnight at Tents in Tapovan

Day 08: Tapovan - Bhojwasa (Trek 4-5 hrs)
Enjoy sunrise and start your trek back to Bhojwasa. You can enjoy photography as well and take some photograps of peaks and meadows around. Arrive Bhojwasa and pitch a tent. Overnight in Tents.

Day 09: Bhojwasa - Gangotri (Trek 4-5 hrs) - Uttarkashi
After breakfast trek to Gangotri and drive to Uttarkashi. Arrive and check in at hotel in Uttarkashi.

Day 10: Uttarkashi–Haridwar (Drive) Haridwar– Delhi (By Train)
After breakfast drive to Haridwar via Rishikesh, Evening transfer to Railway station to board evening train to Delhi. Arrive Delhi and Transer to hotel in Delhi.

Day 11: Delhi Departure
In time transfer to Airport/ Railway Station to board train/ Flight to onward destination
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