Dayara Bhugyal Trek is one of the most beautiful beginner-friendly trek in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. The term “Bugyal” in the local dialect means high altitude pasture land. Dayara Bugyal stands at an elevation of above 10,000 ft/3048 m. This trek in the Garhwal Himalayas has become one of the most popular trekking routes with thick forests that open to a huge lush green meadow. The trekking for Dayara Bugyal starts from the village of Barsu and goes one through the forest of Dayara. If you are a beginner looking to start your journey in the Himalayas this trek is best for you!

9 Nights 10 Days Available on request

What is included in the tour

What is included in the tour

  • Transport from Pune/Mumbai to Delhi via train and back
  • Transport from Delhi to Dehradun and back via train
  • Transport from Dehradun to Uttarkashi and back in private vehicle
  • Stay in Dehradun in hotels
  • Stay in Uttarkashi in Gharwali homestays
  • Excellent Trekking Guide, who will be a local to this particular area and has profound knowledge of the trekking trails around.
  •  Specialized Cook, Support staff, Porters/Packed Animals for carrying the central logistics of the trek.
  •  Stay in tents (3 person dome or ridge-shaped tents) on sharing basis during the trek.
  •  Camping equipment like Sleeping bag, Carry mattress, Gaiters, Microspikes/Crampon.
  •  Kitchen tent, dining tent, and toilet tent as required during the trek.
  •  All permit fees, camping charges, forest levy required for the trek.
  •  Basic Medical & First Aid kit.
  •  Travel insurance cum Accidental Insurance Policy covering high altitude trekking tours (For Indian nationals it is included in the TREK FEE, up to 60 years of age). It covers your trek as well as your return journey to Dehradun for a duration of

What is NOT included in the tour

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Meals during train travel
  • Meals during the buffer day
  • Any additional expenses required to carry personal luggage during the trek
  • Any expense required for medical evacuation or unknown conditions arising during the trek
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions section
What makes this tour special

What makes this tour special

  • Best Beginner trek in Uttarakhand
  • Temperature: -4 degrees (Min), 25 degrees (Max), days are relatively warmer
  • Dayara Bugyal Trek distanceTrekking Distance:  29 km
  • Maximum Altitude: 12,000 ft
  • Difficulty Level: Easy To Moderate 

Day 0:Departure from Pune/Mumbai

  1. Take Samp Kranti train from Pune Station to Delhi
  2. Take Train from CST to Delhi

Day 1:Arrival in Delhi and transfer to Dehradun

  1. Reach Delhi early morning and take a train to Dehradun from Delhi at 3.20 pm
  2. Overnight stay in a hotel

Day 2:Dehradhun to Raithal Village(190kms-7/8 hours Altitude:7243ft )

  1. Early morning we depart to Raithal village from Dehradun. Get in the vehicle from Dehradun and enjoy the picturesque journey along Bhagirathi River’s bank and forest stretches to reach Raithal village. It is the base camp of Dayara Bugyal trek.
  2. Reach by evening and check into Homestay overnight in homestay.

Day 3:Trek from Raithal to Goi Bhugyal (4kms 3/4 hours)

  1. We begin the trek out of Raithal Village. You can spot the forest where Gui is located right from the starting point itself. As we start the trek you can get spectacular views of famous peaks like Mt. Shrikhand and Gangotri Massif. As we go along the trek the views of these peaks will become better and better. Today’s trek is an easy ascend. Initially, we pass through the village fields after which the trail enters into the forest area. We will reach our campsite for the day by the early noon. Goi is a beautiful campsite located in the forest. After reaching we first do some stretching exercises after which we will set up camps.

Day 4:Gui to Chilapada (3000M, 4 Hours, Easy Trek)

  1. Today’s trek is very easy on almost flat sections. As we start our trek on the trail leading to Dayara, the peaks which were on the other facet invisible from the eyes, start appearing. First, we arrive at Gui Thatch. Thatch is usually a small clearing in the forest. Keeps walking until you come across the stream which is an ideal spot for taking some rest. After a brief halt, we start again. From this point, A trek of about half an hour brings us to Chilpada, our campsite for the day.

Day 5: Chilapada to Dayara Top (3750 M) to Chilapada/Goi (2700M), 5-6 hours trek, easy trek

  1. Today is our culminations day which means we will head to the highest point of the trek which is called Dayara Top. With initial half an hour trek through the forest, the trail finally opens up at the end of the vast Dayara meadow. The peak which was visible right from the start of the trek as much more prominent now. Since the trek is short, You will have enough time to explore the surroundings and experience one of the best meadows of our country. Catch breath-taking sights of famous peaks such as Catch sight of snow-covered peaks like Bandarpooch (6,316 m), Bhagirathi (6921 m), and Black Peak (2,734 m). Give yourself some time to sit back and relax. After that, we retrace our steps back to the Chilapada or Goi Campsite

Day 6: Chilapada/Goi to Raithal. Drive to Dehradun (2200M. 3-4 Hours trek, 6-7 Hours Road Journey)

  1. Since today is going to be the last of the trek, we start early to reach Raithal by 10 AM. It's an easy descent on the main trail which we followed yesterday to come down from Dayara. At Raithal the enchanting Dayara Bugyal Trek comes to an end. After reaching Raithal board vehicle for Dehradun. Expect to reach Dehradun by 8 PM.

Day 7:Buffer Day

  1. Today is a buffer day in our trek we will chill around our hotel in Dehradun and you can explore local market or just relax we take overnight train to Delhi

Day 8:Arrival in Delhi and departure to Pune/Mumbai

  1. Today we arrive in Delhi and take our trains back to Pune/Mumbai

Day 9:Arrival in Pune and Mumbai

  1. Our trip ends today with loads of memories and back to mundane life
Things to Carry
Backpack and rain cover(60 liters) Small backpack to carry during the trek Three layers of clothing, one fleece jacket,mufflers,bandanas, and poncho or raincoat Three pairs of socks, gloves and headlamp(can be rented at base) Pair of snowshoes waterproof(Quechua or similar) with good grip Personal hygiene kit and toilet paper Sunscreen lotions,lip balms, caps and sunglasses Shawl for train journey Light snacks and dryfruits Personal medical kit (consult your doctor) Personal medicines if any and ORS Govt identity proof
1)Dehradhun to Dehradhun-9400/- 2)Delhi to Delhi-10999/- 3)Pune to Pune Sleeper-12899/- 4)Pune to Pune 3AC-13999/- 5)Mumbai to Mumbai Sleeper-12899/- 6)Mumbai to Mumbai 3AC-14400/-