Trekking, Uttarakhand

Trekking Destinations/Trek Routes in Uttarakhand

The vast wilderness of the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand is an ideal place for adventures and nature lovers to explore and experience. Himalaya trekking and mountaineering in Uttarakhand is quite popular with numerous treks and expeditions taking place in the higher altitudes. Both Summer and Winter treks are equally popular in Uttarakhand.

Long chain of mountains and inviting huge groups of adventure seekers year after year, Uttarakhand  is a true heaven for trekking. Plenty of activities like trekking, hiking, climbing, mountaineering are on fingertips to thrill breaths. Lofty peaks, salubrious climate, lush greeneries add more enthusiasm to do. 

Professional and local Uttarakhand trek guides are also available and it is advised to try all adventure sports within their knowledge. 

Browse through the List of Trekking Places in Uttarakhand

Adi Kailash

Adi Kailash
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Agoda Village

Agoda Village
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Ali Bedni Bugyal

Ali Bedni Bugyal
Viewed 12,807 times

Alkapuri Glacier

Alkapuri Glacier
Viewed 208 times

Auden's Col Trek

Auden's Col Trek
Viewed 257 times

Bagini Glacier

Bagini Glacier
Viewed 1,173 times

Bali Pass

Bali Pass
Viewed 808 times

Bamsaru Khal Trek

Bamsaru Khal Trek
Viewed 149 times

Bansi Narayan Temple

Bansi Narayan Temple
Viewed 8 times

Baraadsar Lake

Baraadsar Lake
Viewed 142 times

Benog Tibba

Benog Tibba
Viewed 12 times

Bhoj Kharak

Bhoj Kharak
Viewed 194 times

Bhojbasa

Bhojbasa
Viewed 5,536 times

Bhyundar Khal

Bhyundar Khal
Viewed 31 times

Bisurital

Bisurital
Viewed 145 times

Borasu Pass

Borasu Pass
Viewed 1,573 times

Brahmatal

Brahmatal
Viewed 510 times

Budha Madmaheshwar

Budha Madmaheshwar
Viewed 1,147 times

Chaainsheel Bugyal

Chaainsheel Bugyal
Viewed 258 times

Chandak Hills

Chandak Hills
Viewed 168 times

Chandrashila Trek

Chandrashila Trek
Viewed 13,893 times

Chattrakund

Chattrakund
Viewed 2,536 times

Chenab Lake

Chenab Lake
Viewed 4,136 times

Chenap Valley

Chenap Valley
Viewed 513 times

Chipla Kedar Trek

Chipla Kedar Trek
Viewed 23 times

Chirbasa

Chirbasa
Viewed 194 times

Chopta

Chopta
Viewed 382,889 times

Darma Valley

Darma Valley
Viewed 31 times

Darwa Top

Darwa Top
Viewed 16 times

Dayara Bugyal

Dayara Bugyal
Viewed 23,036 times

Deoria Tal

Deoria Tal
Viewed 23,297 times

Dev Kyara Bugyal

Dev Kyara Bugyal
Viewed 136 times

Dhumdar Kandi Pass Trek

Dhumdar Kandi Pass Trek
Viewed 147 times

Dodital Trek

Dodital Trek
Viewed 18,115 times

Gandhi Sarovar

Gandhi Sarovar
Viewed 12,799 times

Gangnani

Gangnani
Viewed 5,243 times

Gangotri Glacier

Gangotri Glacier
Viewed 2,301 times

Gaumukh Trek

Gaumukh Trek
Viewed 6,915 times

Ghangaria

Ghangaria
Viewed 11,722 times

Ghuttu

Ghuttu
Viewed 5,786 times

Gidara Bugyal

Gidara Bugyal
Viewed 394 times

Gorson Bugyal

Gorson Bugyal
Viewed 4,931 times

Govind Wildlife Sanctuary

Govind Wildlife Sanctuary
Viewed 5,511 times

Govindghat

Govindghat
Viewed 16,346 times

Gulabikantha Trek

Gulabikantha Trek
Viewed 61 times

Gupt Khal Trek

Gupt Khal Trek
Viewed 34 times

Har ki Dun Trek

Har ki Dun Trek
Viewed 26,933 times

Hemkund Sahib

Hemkund Sahib
Viewed 48,836 times

Jaundhar Glacier

Jaundhar Glacier
Viewed 41 times

Juda Ka Talab

Juda Ka Talab
Viewed 191 times

Kagbhusandi Tal

Kagbhusandi Tal
Viewed 61 times

Kala Naag Base Camp Trek

Kala Naag Base Camp Trek
Viewed 152 times

Kalindi Khal Trek

Kalindi Khal Trek
Viewed 38 times

Kalpeshwar

Kalpeshwar
Viewed 7,338 times

Kanari Khal Trek

Kanari Khal Trek
Viewed 11 times

Kanchani Tal

Kanchani Tal
Viewed 1,578 times

Kartik Swami

Kartik Swami
Viewed 14,589 times

Kedarkantha Trek

Kedarkantha Trek
Viewed 830 times

Kedarnath

Kedarnath
Viewed 87,883 times

Kedartal

Kedartal
Viewed 6,908 times

Khaliya Top

Khaliya Top
Viewed 1,959 times

Khero Valley Trek

Khero Valley Trek
Viewed 152 times

Kuari Pass Trek

Kuari Pass Trek
Viewed 3,736 times

Kyarkoti Lake

Kyarkoti Lake
Viewed 138 times

Lipulekh Pass

Lipulekh Pass
Viewed 46 times

Madmaheshwar

Madmaheshwar
Viewed 18,557 times

Maheshwari Kund

Maheshwari Kund
Viewed 1,570 times

Mandani Valley

Mandani Valley
Viewed 66 times

Marinda Tal

Marinda Tal
Viewed 919 times

Mayali Pass

Mayali Pass
Viewed 232 times

Milam Glacier

Milam Glacier
Viewed 9,078 times

Munsiyari

Munsiyari
Viewed 94,240 times

Nag Tibba

Nag Tibba
Viewed 10,142 times

Nalgan Pass Trek

Nalgan Pass Trek
Viewed 149 times

Nanda Devi Base Camp

Nanda Devi Base Camp
Viewed 216 times

Nanda Devi National Park

Nanda Devi National Park
Viewed 17,996 times

Pandavsera

Pandavsera
Viewed 12 times

Pangarchulla Trek

Pangarchulla Trek
Viewed 142 times

Panpatia Col Trek

Panpatia Col Trek
Viewed 30 times

Panwali Kantha

Panwali Kantha
Viewed 405 times

Phool Chatti Waterfall

Phool Chatti Waterfall
Viewed 181 times

Pindari Glacier

Pindari Glacier
Viewed 37,454 times

Pinnath

Pinnath
Viewed 174 times

Ralam Dhurra Pass

Ralam Dhurra Pass
Viewed 35 times

Rishikund Trek

Rishikund Trek
Viewed 146 times

Rohini Bugyal

Rohini Bugyal
Viewed 49 times

Roopkund Trek

Roopkund Trek
Viewed 20,257 times

Rudranath

Rudranath
Viewed 17,739 times

Rudugaira Trek

Rudugaira Trek
Viewed 7 times

Ruinsara Tal Trek

Ruinsara Tal Trek
Viewed 248 times

Rupin Pass Trek

Rupin Pass Trek
Viewed 168 times

Saru Tal Trek

Saru Tal Trek
Viewed 138 times

Satopanth Trek

Satopanth Trek
Viewed 801 times

Sunderdhunga Glacier

Sunderdhunga Glacier
Viewed 5,934 times

Swargarohini Peak

Swargarohini Peak
Viewed 195 times

Tapovan Trek

Tapovan Trek
Viewed 1,096 times

Triyuginarayan Temple

Triyuginarayan Temple
Viewed 5,113 times

Tungnath

Tungnath
Viewed 52,820 times

Valley of Flowers National Park

Valley of Flowers National Park
Viewed 397,695 times

Yamunotri

Yamunotri
Viewed 33,235 times

Yamunotri Temple

Yamunotri Temple
Viewed 347 times

Trekking and mountaineering played an important part in popularizing adventure tourism in Uttarakhand. Some of the popular trekking destinations in Uttarakhand are Dodital, Dayara Bugyal, Valley of Flowers, Kedartal and Pindari Glacier. Har Ki Dun trek is known for its beautiful green landscapes, river streams and panoramic views of the Himalayan snow-clad peaks.         

Roopkund trek is another favorite among trekking enthusiasts which takes one to a high-altitude glacial lake which is filled with skeletons. No doubt, some of the best trekking places in India are located in Uttarakhand. Valley of Flowers trek takes one amidst the floral meadow filled with beautiful alpine flowers and shrubs.

During to the growing urge in the younger generation to explore the wilderness, several Uttarakhand tour packages have included trekking into their itinerary. Trekking in India is slowing gaining international recognition and Uttarakhand plays an important role. These elusive beautiful trekking destinations in Uttarakhand are now very much accessible for the daring souls.