Glaciers, Uttarakhand

Famous Glaciers in Uttarakhand

Glaciers are the largest source of freshwater in the world. Although majority of the glaciers are found in polar caps, the Great Himalayas have its fair share of glaciers including Uttarakhand Himalaya region. The majestic glacial landscape not only leaves one spellbound but also makes inches you closer to the enormous Himalayan peaks.

Browse through the List of Glaciers in Uttarakhand

Alkapuri Glacier

Alkapuri Glacier
Viewed 210 times

Bagini Glacier

Bagini Glacier
Viewed 1,176 times

Bhyundar Khal

Bhyundar Khal
Viewed 34 times

Gangotri Glacier

Gangotri Glacier
Viewed 2,469 times

Gaumukh Trek

Gaumukh Trek
Viewed 6,918 times

Jaundhar Glacier

Jaundhar Glacier
Viewed 43 times

Khatling Glacier Trek

Khatling Glacier Trek
Viewed 23 times

Milam Glacier

Milam Glacier
Viewed 9,081 times

Pindari Glacier

Pindari Glacier
Viewed 37,457 times

Sunderdhunga Glacier

Sunderdhunga Glacier
Viewed 5,937 times

Some of the mesmerizing glaciers in Indian Himalayas are located in Uttarakhand which makes up for some of the most enthralling treks into the inner regions of Himalayas. Pindari glacier trek is one of the favorite treks for experienced adventurers. Some of the other Himalayan glaciers in Uttarakhand are Bagini, Gaumukh, Khatling, Doonagiri and Milam.

Trekking in Uttarakhand is one the most popular activity for Uttarakhand tourism. Glacier Himalayan treks are quite sought after by the experienced trekkers, for, not only it is challenging but equally rewarding. The spellbinding view of the Himalayan peaks from this close range is a once in a lifetime opportunity for many. Himalaya trekking has its own charm.