Rupin Pass Trek
Region: Kumaon Himalayas
Duration: 13 Nights / 14 Days
Max Altitude: 4625 Mts
Best Time: Mid June to Mid Oct
Difficulty: Moderate Trek
This trekking trip for adventurous nature lovers, keen to explore a remote Himalayan valley, has all the classic attractions: ascending gentle trails through luxuriant oak and conifer forest and past traditional Hindu mountain villages to the alpine meadows where mountain peaks soar above Rupin Pass.
This trek takes you through some untouched places in Garhwal & Kinnaur Valley via Rupin Pass at an altitude of 4625 mts offers views of the Kinner Kailash & other Himalayan peaks. Sangla Valley is one of the most fascinating and least visited areas of the Himalaya.
Rupin Pass Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
On arrival met at the airport and transfer to the hotel.
Day 02: Delhi - Dehradun - Mussorrie
Morning transfer to the station time to catch train for Dehradun. On arrival met at the station and transfer to Mussorrie. Evening free to explore the Mussorrie.
Day 03: Mussorrie
Day at leisure to explore the mussorrie.
Day 04: Mussorrie - Mori (1130 M)
Drive from Mussorrie to Mori(130 km, 5-6 hrs). Mori is a quaint village by the river Tons and has beautiful pine forest all around.
Day 05: Mori - Dhula - Sewa (2000 M)
We drive 40 km from our camp to reach Dhula (road head). Our trek starts from here, we will trek about 8 km in about 4 hrs time.
Day 06: Sewa - Jiskon (2320 M)
Today after Sewa we continue trek to Jiskon. The trail and surroundings is extremely picturesque.
Day 07: Jiskon - Jakha (2650 m)
After breakfast we will trek to Jakha, which is 08 km from Jiskon.
Day 08: Jakha - Saruwas Thach (3450 M)
Today's trek is of 8 km and we will take about 5 - 6 hrs to reach Saruwas thach camping ground, moving at a leisurely pace so as to enjoy the beauty of the place.
Day 09: Saruwas Thach - Nuru (3600 M) Via Rupin Pass (4625 M)
Early morning we set out towards Rupin pass. From the pass enjoy fantastic views of the Kinnaur Kailash range. From here we will descend to the grazing grounds at Nuru. To reach here we would have trekked for about 6 hrs covering 12 km.
Day 10: Nuru - Sangla (2650 M)
We will trek 12 km (3-4 hrs) to reach Sangla. From the road head we will drive up to camp, this drive will take about half an hour.
Day 11: Sangla
Free day in Sangla to explore the surrounding areas. You can visit the nearby villages.
Day 12: Sangla - Shimla
After breakfast drive to Shimla (237 km, 10 hrs). Upon arrival check into hotel.
Day 13: Shimla - Delhi
Morning free in Shimla & afternoon drive to Delhi.
Day 14: Delhi Departure
Departure transfer to Internationa airport to catch the flight to home.