- Banana Ride
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- Hot Air Ballooning
- Jeep Safari
- Mountain Biking
The most prominent reasons for people taking up the trekking expeditions is to glance at the picturesque views of the splendid mountain peaks enveloped by beautiful meadows, the memories of which remain in the heart and creates an everlasting impact on the personality and life afterwards. This 5 day long trekking trip will make the participants traverse through dense cover of forests, open lands, glaciers and many more with an additional benefit of providing the rare sights of Banderpunch range and Gangotri. The best time to undertake trekking at Dayara Bugyal is during the summer and spring season when the natural beauty of this region is at its best. For the skiing enthusiasts, the trek is perfect during the winters when it is all covered by the snow, giving one of the best skiing destinations in the country.
The initiation point of this trek is at Brasu, which is a small village situated on the road that connects Uttarkashi and Gangotri. Although this trek has a high latitude, still it is a moderate in terms of difficulty level, providing a great beginning for those who are undertaking trekking for the first time. One of the intriguing aspects of this trekking trail is that there is a constant change in the terrain, thus ensuring the trekkers a spectrum of views as if they are exploring diverse regions. This is a well mapped and marked trail; however, there are certain places which will appear to be tiring and a little challenging; hence the participants are advised to come with full physical and mental strength for trekking at this destination.
For those bunches of trekkers who are looking for a break from the routine and busy life, the Dayara Bugyal trek can fit the bill perfectly. This is one of the best weekend getaway one can consider. The trail provides every kind of thrill and adventure to the participants because of trekking at high altitudes. Apart from this, one can cherish the beauty of the region in and around Gharwal and Himalayan ranges. The people can also take a look into the simple and pure life of the local people who have inhabited this place. This is an amazing trek for the people who happens to be a nature lover with adequate amount of thrill, excitement and adventure, making the trek a memorable one.
Day1: Arrive at Camp Bugyalsarai, Barsu
The arrival at camp located in Barsu will take place in the afternoon. The participants can relax and enjoy a cup of tea. The camp is situated in front of the Himalayan peaks namely, Gangotri I,II and III, Srikanth, Draupdi ka danda and Jaunli. A bonfire in the evening will be followed by dinner and overnight stay in the campsite tents. Barsu is said to be the starting point for the Dayara Bugyal trek.
Day 2: Trek from Barsu – Barnala
After the breakfast in the early hours, the participants are required to get ready for trekking at Barnala Lake which is a 5 hour journey from Barsu. Lunch will be served en route and we will reach Barnala in late afternoon. After reaching, the participants can indulge in nature walks, walk around the lake and go for bird watching. The bonfire will be followed by a lavish dinner. The overnight stay arrangements are made in the tents.
Day 3 :Trek from Barnala – Dayara Bugyal
The trekking to Dyara will be started once the breakfast is complete. The Bugyal which is a meadow is spread over an area of 28 sq kms is used for grazing for sheep and other cattle and provides a 270 degree view of the Himalayan ranges. The participants can spend the rest of their day by walking around the meadows.
Day 4: Trek from Dayara Bugyal – Goey
Day 4 is the last day of the trekking expedition at Dayara Bugyal trek. The participants are advised to wake up early and gaze at the first rays of the Sun and walk at a little higher altitude to get a beautiful view of Bandarpoonch, which has an altitude of 6500 m. Once the participants are done with their breakfasts, then can start walking back to reach Goey. This travelling back will be completed in approximately 3 hours and we will reach Goey later in the afternoon.
Day 5 – Trek from Gohey to Road head and Drive back to Haridwar
The participants are required to trek from Gohey in order to reach the main road from where they can leave for Haridwar. The last part of trekking is amazing and full of energy.