How to reach Dayara Bugyal?
There are two starting points of the Dayara Bugyal trek. It is located 10 km from Barsu and 11 kms from Raithal village. Raithal village and Barsu village are both situated 12 kms from Bhatwari and acts as the starting point for the trek. The best trekking option is to start from one route and trek down from other route.
Nearby Tourist Places from Dayara Bugyal
Dayara Bugyal is popular with the travellers for its vast expanse of lush green meadow. The other popular scenic spot that you can visit while traveling to Dayara Bugyal is Barnala Tal situated around Oak trees. You can make a road trip to Harsil and Gangotri Temple as well while traveling to Dayara Bugyal.
Dayara Bugyal Suggested Trekking Itinerary
Day 01: Dehradun - Uttarkashi - Barsu - Barnala Tal (Drive - 185kms | Trek - 4kms)
The 5-6hrs drive passes through Mussoorie Bypass Road offering scenic views. You get to see the massive Tehri Dam Lake while driving towards Chilianisaur. It takes another one and a half hour drive to reach Barsu from Uttarkashi. An early departure from Dehradun means you will probably be able to start trekking from Barsu at around 1pm after lunch.
Barsu to Barnala Tal is a short and easy hike of 4kms with gradually ascending altitude. It wonâ€™t take any more than 3 hours to reach Barnala Meadows from Barsu. The trail is well-marked for the first one and a half kilometer. This region is rich in Rhododendron trees. There is a good campsite at Barnala Meadows, couple hundred meters before the Barnala Tal.
Day 02: Barnala Tal - Dayara Bugyal (Trek - 4kms, 3hrs)
Dayara Bugyal is situated 5kms from Barnala Tal but the shepherd huts of Dayara Bugyal are located one kilometer before the actual bugyal. Camp near these shepherd huts if you are trekking to Dayara Bugyal in winters because the higher reaches of Dayara Bugyal are covered with 2-3ft of snow. If trekking to Dayara Bugyal during summer season, you can trek further to Dayara Bugyal and camp near a water source.
Day 03: Dayara Bugyal - Bakaria Top - Dayara Bugyal ( Trek - 4kms, 3hrs)
The most beautiful day of this trek. Trek further to explore the lengths and breadths of Dayara Bugyal. Youâ€™ll be surprised to see how the widespread Dayara Bugyal looks different from every angle. Follow a steep climb towards right to reach Bakaria Top (3810mts), highest point in the nearby region. Carry packed lunch while trekking towards Bakaria Top if you want to see the beautiful sunset from Bakaria Top.
Day 04: Dayara Bugyal - Barnala Tal - Barsu - Uttarkashi - Dehradun ( Trek - 8kms | Drive - 185kms)
You absolutely would not want to miss the breathtakingly spectacular sunrise at Dayara Bugyal. Bid goodbye to the imposing Himalayan range and trek back to Barsu via Barnala Tal. You will be able to reach Barsu Village in just 3hrs time. Try to leave early if you want to drive all the way to Dehradun on this day.
Note: All trekkers are expected to carry their own backpacks with personal belongings.
Trek Fees: Rs 7500 per person
You can contact Mr. Sandeep Bisht (09891225211) for Dayara Bugyal Trekking.
- Though the trek to Dayara Bugyal is quite an easy but it is still wise to prepare your body for the trek few days before your trek. Running, cycling and swimming – all help improve cardiovascular stamina.
- It is advisable to have an experienced tour guide to accompany you on your trek. He/she would know the route well and help you valid going off course.
- Make sure you are trekking in a group of two or more. Trekking alone, especially when the person doesn’t have enough experience, could be risky. Also, make sure you have informed someone about your outing back home.
Dayara Bugyal is famous for?
Dayara Bugyal is famous among tourist as Meadows, Himalayan Views.
Dayara Bugyal is recommended destination for Corporates, Couples, Family and Kids, Foreigners, Groups, Solo.
Dayara Bugyal is popular destination for following activities/ interests - Adventure, Christmas and New Year, Meadows, Trekking.