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Maldaru Tal Trek, Photo: Dipan Ghosh

Maldaru Tal Trek

Maldaru Lake Trek- A Trek to The Waters of Ecstasy

The Maldaru Tal Trek is a summer delight that will leave you struck by awe because of the gorgeousness of the gigantic Himalayan valley. Maldaru is a glacial lake and is about 300m long. The people of Osla village consider Maldaru Tal to have auspicious waters. It is situated in Sankri range of Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.

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Maldaru Tal Trek Tour Packages

Maldaru Lake Trek Package ex-Sankri
8 Days / 7 Nights
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The Maldaru Tal is located at 1500 meter above the village towards East and its location makes it a perfect destination for all the trekking tigers. It is easy to the moderate trek of 7 to 9 days depending on the route you choose. While trekking at Maldaru Tal you may find a variety of natural sceneries of various things like rivers, mountain peaks, Himalayan meadows & villages and you may also get to discover the culture of various Himalayan villages and experience their local dialects and learn from their simple yet soulful way of living. The Maldaru Tal along with Ruinsara Tal and Baraadsar Tal this lake makes up the trio of easily accessible lakes in this region.

Things to experience on Maldaru Tal Trek

The Maldaru Tal Trek is the only trek that offers the spectacular and panoramic view of the glorious Swargarohini- I, II, III (6300mt), Bandarpooch and Blackpeak (6387mt), all together. You will also find the Ruinsara Lake (3400mt) peaks from here. The prominent villages on this trail are Seema and Osla. Here you will also find the Yamuna and Tons River valley, adding more to the jewel-like charm of the place. The village folk has a prominent temple in the area but they consider the Maldaru Tal to be more sacred and therefore you get a glimpse of their holy temple as well.

The route from Taluka takes you on a trail of ecstatic and pristine views of the area. While camping at Vishkhopri you will find yourself lost in the midst of a massive meadow as huge as a golf course. When you trek till Maldaru you can descend down to the Ruinsara Valley to get the spectacular view of the Swaragrohini along with Kala Naag and Bandarpooch. You can also visit the Ruinsara Tal and going back to Taluka and completing the trek.

Brief Itinerary of Maldaru Tal Trek

Day 1: Dehradun to Sankri (1920m)
Distance: 215km (7 hours drive)

Day 2: Sankri to Dharkot (2500m)
Distance:1 hr drive + 5 to 6 hr trek

Day 3: Dharkot to Vishkpuri (2800m)
Distance: 7km (4-5hrs)

Day 4: Vishkpuri to Rashi (3255m)
Distance: 6km (4-5hrs)

Day 5: Rashi to Maldaru Lake (4200m)
Distance: 8km (5-6hrs)

Day 6: Maldaru Tal to Seema (2560m)
Distance: 6km (4-5hrs)

Day 7: Seema to Sankri
Distance: 1 hr drive+ 5-6 hr trek

Maldaru Tal Trek Photo Gallery

Maldaru Lake during summers
Maldaru Lake (Tal) during winters
Views during Maldaru Trek
Maldaru Lake - Frozen in Winters
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What is Maldaru Tal Trek famous for?

Maldaru Tal Trek is famous among tourist as For it awe-inspiring lake & natural settings.

Maldaru Tal Trek is recommended destination for Corporates, Couples, Foreigners, Groups.

Maldaru Tal Trek is popular destination for following activities/ interests - Adventure, Lakes.

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