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Dharansi Pass FAQs

Dharansi Pass is famous as Adventure, Trekking, High Altitude Mountain Pass, . Nearest Airport from Dharansi Pass is and Nearest Railway Station is .

There are lot of questions while planning a journey. To ensure that your preparations run smoothly, we have the answers to the questions most frequently asked about travelling to and in Dharansi Pass. Dharansi Pass useful information for travellers with reliable local advice. Latest Dharansi Pass Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for your upcoming visit to Dharansi Pass. Get all the solutions to your query with eUttaranchal Travel Help Desk.


How difficult is the Dharansi Pass trek?

Dharansi Pass trek is a moderate level trek considering its altitude range. Rapid changes in weather may pose some challenges but once the sky gets clear and peaks reveal themselves, the views will be rewarding. It is a good trek to upgrade to if you’ve done a couple of treks in the Himalayan range.

Is Diamox advisable?

Ans:-We don’t recommend using Diamox without prior consultation from your doctor. It is always better to get acclimatized without the help of medicines.

Which type of shoes should I buy?

Ans:-Good trekking shoes are the most important part of the trek, so you have to be very careful before buying it. You can go through our Article “” to get an idea of important things to carry for trekking.

Is Dharansi Pass trek safe?

Yes, the Dharansi Pass Trek is safe. The level of difficulty for the Dharansi Pass Trek is moderate, so the route is not very dangerous. Staying attentive while trekking ensures safety. However, always provides it’s trekkers with professional guidance and supervision. Your safety is our utmost priority.

Can I offload my backpack on a mule/porter? What are the charges for the same?

We provide Bag Offloading as an add-on service where your rucksack/backpack will be transferred on a mule or by porter. That way you can travel light with just your day pack with essentials like rain jacket, water bottle, camera, packed lunch, etc.

  • Bag Offloading on Mule costs Rs. 300 per bag per day
  • Bag Offfloading on Porter costs Rs. 400-500 per bag per day (depending upon the severity of the trail)

Any experience required for this trek?

Yes, the experience of at least 02 week long treks ranging from 3500-4500mts would come in handy to do a trek like Dharansi Pass Trek.

What are the best months to visit this trek?

May, June, September and October are the best months to visit Dharansi Pass Trek.

How safe are group departures for a solo women?

Ans:-Treks are safe for woman traveling solo. We either provide them room / tent on sharing basis with other woman trekkers. We will provide you a tent on Single Occupancy at no extra cost if you are the only woman in the group.

Do you use Dome or Alpine tents? How are the tents divided? What brands do you use?

Ans:- We provide Dome Tents on Double or Triple Occupancy. Single Occupancy tent can be provided on request. We use tents like Marmot Catalyst, Quechua Quickhiker, The North Face, Foxhunter, etc.

I believe a walking stick is good to have, to spare our knees and gain balance. Should we go with Bamboo Stick or Trekking Pole?

Ans:-You can either buy a bamboo stick or get a hiking pole on rent. You can also buy one online or from any outdoor gear store.

What are the important equipment to carry for Dharansi Pass Trek?

You can check all the important things to carry for trekking. Check out the list:- Important things to carry for trekking

What are the nearest airport and railway stations from Dharansi Trek?

Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest airport and Rishikesh railway station is the nearest railway station for Dharansi Pass Trek in Uttarakhand.

What is the base and trekking distance of Dharansi Pass Trek?

Joshimath is the base of Dharansi Pass Trek. And the entire trekking distance is roughly around 54 kms.

How do we prepare for such a Trek?

Here is a guide to prepare you for the trek.

Beginners guide for high altitude trekking

Can you customize a trip?

Yes, if you would like to travel independently, you are invited to choose any of the trips at your convenient time frame for any number of people. Cost for private trip is fixed on the basis of group size, trek area, duration and trek style.

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