Things to do in Sankri Village

Sankri is a village located in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand,perched at a height of 1,900 meters. While the village is probably better known as the base camp of various treks such as Kedarkantha and Har-ki Dun, Sankri isa destination in itself. Tucked away in the high reaches of Uttarakhand hills,the serenity and tranquility ever present at this hamlet pervades your soul. Some200 kms from Dehradun into the meandering valleys, Sankri is a backpacker’s paradise and offers multitude of activities one could indulge himself or herself in.

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Trekking/Hiking in Sankri

Sankri is the base camp for quite a few popular trekking trails into the Himalayas such as Kedarkantha, Har-ki-Dun valley, Bali Pass, Borasu Pass, Ruinsara Tal, Rupin Pass, Swargarohini Parikarma Expedition from Sankri. While the Har-ki-Dun trek maybe quite challenging for inexperienced folks, one could give Kedarkantha trek a go, since it is relatively less difficult and easily accessible. Apart from that, there are plenty of opportunities for hiking in the lush green vicinity of Sankri.

Sankri Village Tourism

In the race for modernity, Sankri is one of the few villages that have a managed to retain their old rustic charm. The typical wooden architecture prevalent in the region can also be seen at Sankri. The temples Sankri and nearby villages showcase a unique architectural style with intricate wooden carving and figurines related to their beliefs and faith.  Whether it is trying out the local attire, tasting the traditional cuisine or dancing to the tunes of folk music, the vibrant culture and customs at Sankri are quite an experience to have.

Bird Watching in Sankri Region

Since Sankri village is located inside the Govind Wildlife Sanctuary, you could see why there is flora and fauna in abundance. With over 150 bird species present in the wildlife sanctuary, Sankri is also a birdwatcher’s paradise. Some of the rare and endangered bird species such as Himalayan Snow Cock, Bearded vulture, black eagle do make appearance every now and then. Bulbuls, Cuckoos, Finches, Minivets, Owls, Parakeets, Thrushes and Warblers are other bird species prevalent in the region.

Highest Zipline in Uttarakhand in Sankri

Now, you can enjoy the Uttarakhand's highest zipline in Sankri Village, which is 700 mts in length. Book Sankri Zipline here.

Explore Home Stays in Sankri

Enjoy meals in Meraki Cafe in Sankri

Art House in Sankri - Meraki Triangle

Meraki Triangle Sankri is a dreamy wooden house and the first art house in Himalayas that promises to deliver warm hospitality,delicious meals and culturally rich experience to travelers of all age group.With an aim to transform the sister villages of Sankri and Saur into art villages, Meraki Triangle also organizes artist meet up where artists from different creative background come under one roof to create, collaborate and contribute.  

Cycling in Sankri   

Yoga and Meditation in Sankri

Long Stay holiday home in Sankri

Sankri Range Tour Packages

Zipline 700 in Sankri
Same Day Activity
Rs. 1,800.00
Sankri Village Tour with Zipline Activity
4 Days / 3 Nights
Rs. 5,800.00
Kedarkantha Short Trek - 3 Nights Package
4 Days / 3 Nights
Rs. 6,900.00

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