About Bagini Glacier Trek

Bagini Glacier

Bagini Glacier situated in Garhwal Himalays of Chamoli district in Uttarakhand at an altitude of 14800 ft. (4515 m), attracts adventure lovers & mountaineers. This trek is full of natural beauty passes through Dhauliganga river, remote villages, forest, meadows where many kind of wild flora & fauna with fragrance & chirping sound birds & also offers close view of snow capped Peaks like Dunagiri peak, Changa Banga peak, Kalanka peak, Hathi Parvat, Ghodi Parvat, Rishi Peak, Garur Peak, Satminal, Hardeul & Trishuli.
Bagini Glaceir getting popularity day by day among trekkes & photgrapher because of scenic beauty & less days, can be complete in 6 days from Josimath to Joshimath.
Joshimath to Jumma can be reached by transport & after that by trek.

Short Itinerary

1st Day: Depart from Haridwar/Rishikesh to Joshimath (1890 m)( 254km/8hrs )
2nd Day: Joshimath – Jumma – Ruing Village(2800 m) -45 km by transport –
3 km trek– 4 hours
3rd Day: Ruin Village(2800 m) – Dronagiri Village(3600 m) – 8 km – 5 Hours.
4th Day: Dronagiri Village (3600m) to Bagini B.C (4480 m) – 10 km -8 hours
5th Day : Bagini base camp(4484) to Changabang BC via Bagini Glacier & back to Bagini B.C (13.5 km )
6th Day: Bagini B.C to Ruing Village – 18 km trek
7th Day: Ruing Village to Joshimath via Jumma – 3 km trek – 45 km drive.
8th Day : Joshimath to Haridwar. (274km/8h)

Detailed Itinerary

1st Day: Depart from Haridwar/Rishikesh to Joshimath (1890 m)( 254km/8hrs )
Morning reach to Haridwar or Rishikesh, our vechile will be wating for you. Ride on vehicle with yours rucksack & Equipments, Breakfast & Lunch on the way.
Full day moterable today passes through many well know places which are famous for its beautiful view as well as religious places like Rishikesh, Devprayag. Srinagar, Dhari Devi, Rudraprayag, Karnaprayag, Chamoli, Joshimath, & Vishnuprayag, Confluences of rivers Alaknanda & Bhagirathi in Devprayag, Alaknanda & Mandakini in Rudraprayag, Pinder and Alaknanda in Karanaprayag, Alaknanda & Dhauliganga in Vishnuprayag so it’s a long journey today but full of scenic beauty, Culture, Villages, Hills & Mountains view. We will reach Joshimath in around 5:30, Night stay in Hotel or Guest house.

2nd Day: Treks will start today & Joshimath is the last town so check with your belongings things which you needed for trekking like Cloths, Camera, Batteries etc. Morning tea & breakfast in Joshimath & drive to Jumma Village, 44 km away take s1-2 hours to reach & 3 km trek to Ruing village. Over night stay in Ruing village.

3rd Day:Trails pass through between forest, up & down ridge, but comfortable to trek, nearby of this trail some shepherd huts, Magnificent view of Hathi Parvat & Ghora Paravat and beautiful wild flowers will attracts with it fragrance. It will take around 5 hours to reach
remote village Dronagiri & overnight stay.

4th DAY :
After breakfast start Trek to Bagini B.C via Longatulli, quite difficult then last day trek, Takes us through Bagini Nala have to cross bridge, rocks & boulder, later we will reach in Longatulli, a nice campsite for trekkers who want camp here. After taking rest here we will proceed further to Bagini base camp trough steady & rocky path takes around 3hours to reach Bagini Lower Base Camp, if you want pitch camp here you can else we have to proceed further to Bagini Upper Base Camp which is unmarked & need to be careful, takes around 1 hours to reach Bagini Upper Base Camp. Overnight stay in Bagini.

5th Day:
Early morning breakfasrt & get ready for reach to last point of your trek, proceed with your daypack don’t carry unwanted things. Enjoy sunrise view from ChanBang Base camp which is 4 km away from Bagini Upper Base Camp pass through glacier, moraines and many ravines. Explore view of Changbang peak, Hathi, Ghori, Satminal, Garur, Trishuli,, Rishi, Kalanka Hathi, Ghori, Dunagiri and Hardeul peaks & don’t forget to click some memories in your camera, return back to Bagini Base Camp following same route along with Bagini Glacier need to careful while crossing Glaciers, Moraines & Ravines. Night halt in Bagin B.C.

6th Day:
Trail is quite long Today than other day following the same route via Longatulli but descent down so you will not feel tired. Takes around 6-7 hours to reach so we need to depart early in the morning. Night stay in Ruing Village.

7th Day:
Morning tea & breakfast in Ruing village & trek to Jumma around 3 km trek, vechile will be waiting for your in Jumma & depart to Joshimath. Check in Hotels /Guest & if u reach early in Joshimath can visit Auli, Hot spring in Tapovan & Narshingh Devata ancient temple. Night stay in Joshimath.

8th Day:
Morning after breakfast depart to Haridwar/Rishikesh along with Alaknada river & tributary river & some famous towns of Uttarakhand. We will drop you in Haridwar/Rishikesh.

Inclusive / Exclusion

• Accommodation. (Guest house, Home stay, Camping).
• All Meals while on trek & transits (Veg.) (Egg).
• Trek equipments.
• Permits.
• First aid medical kit.
• Qualified & experienced trek Leader, Guide and Support staff.
• All transportation during the trek program.
• Any kind of personal expenses.
• Insurance.
• Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
• Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Price Includes”.

Cancellation Policy:

Up to 30 Days :- 90% of Trek/adventure program cost will be refund.
Between 21 – 30 Days: – 60% of Trek/Adventure/Tour/Travel/Hotel program cost will be refund.
Between 20 – 11 Days: – 30% of Trek/Adventure/Tour/Travel/Hotel program cost will be refunded.
Less than 10 Days: – No refund. – See more at: http://gohimalayas.com/refund-policy/

Things to carry for Trekking:

1. Backpack of 50 -60 ltrs and Daypack of 20 ltrs.
2. Good Quality Trekking Shoes with extra pair of shoes
3. Sunglasses, Cap/Hat, towel etc.
4. Slippers
5. Undergarments
6. Full sleeve Sweater
7. Track pants
8. Water Bottle
9. Full sleeve warm Jacket
10. Rain coat lightweight
11. Warm Gloves
12. Camera, Memory Card,Batteries, Power bank
13. Head Light or torch
14. Personal toiletries & Sun lotion, vaslene etc.
15. Personal Medication if any
16. Sleek(light-weight) blanket

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