About Bali Pass Trek

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Bali Pass or Yamnotri Pass is an high altitude(4800 m) pass situated in Uttarakashi district of Uttarakhand, conects Har Ki Dun Valley & Yamnotri Valley. This trail offers close view of Kalanag 6,387 (m), Bander Punch( 6,316 m) and Swargarohini ranges.
This trail passes through Govind National Sanctuary & Har Ki Doon Valley where various kind of flora & fauna, Chirping Sound of birds, sweet sound of flowing rivers, water streams & waterfalls, Cool breeze with fragrance of wild flower, lush green meadows with shepherds huts & grazing animals, stunning snow covered peaks, later pass through height altitude glacier reach to holy shrine Yamnotri … its not an imagination but feature of this trail .
Yamnotri Temple dediccated to Goddess Yamuna on the bank of Yamuna river & one of the shrine in Chardham, every years thousands of devotees visits here.

Short Itinerary

1st Day: Dehradun to Sankari (6450 ft.) – 210 km – 7 to 8 hours
2nd Day: Sankri to Osla (11660 ft.) – 12 km –motarable to Taluka – 13 km by trek to Osla/Sema. – 6-7 Hours.
3rd Day:4th Day: Har Ki Dun to Morinda Tal / Jaundhar Glacier – Har Ki Dun -12.5 km
5th Day: Har Ki Dun to Rainbasera Camp(3000 m) – 8 km – 4.5 Hours.
6th Day: Rainbasera /Devsu bugyal to Ruinsara lake (3500 mtrs.) – 13km – 6 h.
7th Day: Ruinsara lake (3500 m) to Odari (3700 mtrs.) – 8 km – 4.5 hours.
8th Day : Odari to Upper Damini(Yamnotri Pass) (4000 m) – 6km – 5 hours.
9th Day : Upper Damini to Jankichatti via Yamnotri(3293) – 12 km – 6-7 hours.
10th Day: Jankichatti to Dehradun – 180 km – 5 to 6 hours.

Detailed Itinerary

1st Day: Dehradun to Sankari (6450 ft.) – 210 km – 7 to 8 hours
Morning 6:30 our vechile will pick up from Dehradun Railway Station & depart to Sankri village, passes through Mussoriee (Queen of Hills),Barkot, Netwar, Mori & Tons River. Overnight stay in Sankri.

2nd Day: Sankri to Osla (11660 ft.) – 12 km –motarable to Taluka – 13 km by trek to Osla/Sema. – 6-7 Hours. Morning warm up exercise & Breakfast at Sankari village , Depart to Taluka 12 km moterable, check all your necessary things required for trek & start trek to Osla 13 km long way which passes side by side of Supin river takes around 7 hours to reach Osla/Seema. Night stay in Osla/Seema.

3rd Day: Osla to Har Ki Dun (11675 ft.) – 15 km – 7 hours
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 : Har Ki Dun to Morinda Tal / Jaundhar Glacier – Har Ki Dun -12.5 km
Morning after hot tea , Yoga & exercise in Har Ki Doon Valley. After breakfast start trek to Morinda Tal & Jaundhar Glacier, its depends upon you how much u can cover , both destination around 12.5 km up & down. Morinda is a high altitude lake.
Explore Jaundhar Glacier & Mornda Tal Today & return back to God’s valley Har Ki Doon. Overnight stay in Har ki Doon Valley.

5th Day: Har Ki Dun to Rainbasera Camp(3000 m) – 8 km – 4.5 Hours.
Today we will trek to Rainbasera, beautiful campsite, Gradual walk , After breakfast proceed further exploring valley & surroundings. it will take around 4to 5 hours to reach campsite, evening tea & snacks & overnight stay here.

6th Day: Rainbasera /Devsu bugyal to Ruinsara lake (3500 mtrs.) – 13km – 6 h.
Early morning enjoy sunrise view along with hot tea, After breakfast proceed to High altitude lake Ruinsara (3500)via Devashu Bugyal, trek is easy with gradual ascend in between trek, take around 5-6 hours to cover, amazing surrounding view which encourage us to proceed & tiredness feeling will not be there. Hot tea in Ruinsara & explore Ruinsara Tal today. Overnight stay in camp.

7th Day: Ruinsara lake (3500 m) to Odari (3700 m.) – 8 km – 5 hours.
We are getting closer to our aim of this trek, Odari is the Basecamp of Bali pass. Explore surrounding view of Ruinsara in morning, kyarkoti is few kilometer distance from here which is base camp for Kalanag(Black Peak) & Dhumdhar khandi pass. After breakfast proceed to Odari, trek is quite difficult then other day, 5 hours to reach campsite. Overnight stay in Odari(basecamp of Bali Pass).

8th Day: Odari to Upper Damini(Yamnotri Pass) (4000 m) – 6km – 6 hours.
Steep trek route today need to be proceed with trek equipments, Crampon, Guitar & rope because we have to pass glacier & step ridge today, its our highest point of Trek, Closer view of Swargarohini & below Ruinsara Gad is an amazing experience of your life. Overnight stay in Upper Damini.

9th Day: Upper Damini to Jankichatti via Yamnotri(3293) – 12 km – 6-7 hours.
Breakfast in Upper Damini in foothills of Swargarohini & Bali pass , click some unique picture with snow background view & proceed to holy shrine Yamnotri. Visit Yamnotri temple & hot water spring, After lunch trek towards Jankichatti . Today discuss about your adventure experince & Night stay in Guest house in Jankichatti .

10th Day: Jankichatti to Dehradun – 180 km – 5 to 6 hours.
Today is the last day of your trekking programme. Depart to dehardun after breakfast via Uttarakshi & Mussoriee, else can go Rishikesh for Rafting & Bungy jump adventure.

Inclusive / Exclusion

Inclusions
• 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.
Exclusion
• 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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