About Rupin Pass TrekTrek

Rupin Pass

Rupin pass connects Uttarakhand to Himanchal, situated in Uttarakashi District of Uttarakhand at an elevation of 4600m , full of adventure & scenery.
Trail pass through quaint villages with beautiful surroundings with culture & tradition, Thick Green forest with various flora & fauna, Stunning view of valley ,Mountains & lush green meadows & wondering campsite. Trekkers respects Pokhu Devata temple in Netwar before proceeding ahead.
It is one of the best trek for photographers & adventure trekkers, treks starts from Dhaula where we can reach by transport from Dehradun. Dehradun well connected to Air, & Railway . During drive Dehardun to Dhaula & Sangla to Manali a perfect jouney through Hill Stations, Towns, Villages & Rivers.

Short Itinerary

1st Day: Dehradun Railway Station to Dhaula Camp (180mtr)- (226km) – 7-8 hours.
2nd Day: Dhaula to Sewa -(2100 m) – 11km – 5 hours.
3rd Day: Sewa to Jakha (2700 m) -12 km – 6 hours.
4th Day: Jakha to Saruwas thach (3250 m) – 10km – 5 hours.
5th Day: Saruwas thach to Dhandras thach (3560 m) – 6km – 4.5 hours.
6th Day: Dhandras thach to upper water fall camp (4000 m) -4km – 4.5 hours.
7th Day: Upper water fall camp to Rupin Pass (4600m) – Ronti gad(4000 m) – 11km – 6 h
8th Day: Ronti gad to Sangla (2700 m) – 12 km – 5 to 6 Hours

Detailed Itinerary

1st Day: Dehradun Railway Station to Dhaula Camp (180mtr)- (226km) – 7-8 hours.
Morning 6:30 our vehicle will pick up from Dehradun Railway Station & depart to Dhaula, passes through Mussoriee (Queen of Hills), Nainbagh, Damta, Naugaon, Purola and Mori & dense forest of Pine along with Tons River, Overnight stay in Dhaula, hot tea & snacks on arrival in Dhaula. Dhaula is small hemlet & beautiful site for Camping. Over night stay in tents.

2nd Day: Dhaula to Sewa -(2100 m) – 11km – 5 hours.
Trekking begins today, gradual climb easy trek today through rhododendron forest, Villages (Pisa and Khana) & many water streams. Apple tree can be seen both side of our trek route. After 30 minutes of gradual trek & reach to Sewa. Night stay in tents.

3rd Day: Sewa to Jakha (2700 m) -12 km – 6 hours
After Breakfast trek to Jakha, hard day today than previous day, Norrow ascendiing & Desending route through rocks & forest of Deodar. After taking rest in Jiksun there is a 3 km ascent climb to reach hanging hemlet Jhaka village. Overnight camping here

4th Day : Jakha to Saruwas thach (3250 m) – 10km – 5 hours.
Trek route pass through thick forest of Deodar, pine & maple after crossing a small playground in Jhaka, many clear water streams & rivulates attracts during trek to Saruwas thach, Saruwas was is beautiful meadow in Rupin Valley from where first sight of Rupin water fall will be visible. Camping in Saruwas meadow is an amazing experience in life.

5th Day: Saruwas thach to Dhandras thach (3560 m) – 6km – 4.5 hours.
Explore Saruwas lush green meadow & surrounding U shape valley along with sunrise view & Rupin waterfall , while entering to Dhanderas Thach many waterfalls will be falling down from hills & patches of meadow around us makes our trek quite amazing.
Don’t forget to click some memories of this beautiful scenery. Danderas thach is big high altitude meadow with amazing view around it. Overnight stay in camp.

6th Day: Dhandras thach to upper water fall camp (4000 m) -4km – 4.5 hours..
Today we need to proceed with Trekking equipment for crossing boulders, ice patches & many water streams, need to cross carefully . Our trek Leader & Guide will instruct about techniques to cross ice boulder & acclimize you before proceeding. High altitude camping today in upper water fall, it takes around 4 hours to reach.

7th Day: Upper water fall camp to Rupin Pass (4600m) – Ronti gad(4000 m) – 11km – 6 h
Explore Rupin valley in morning, after breakfast start trek to Rupin pass steep climb through snow & not cleared route, all around snow line & enters in Dhauladhar Range,after climb 1.5 km up to Rupin pass & steep descent down to Ronti Gad through snow. Camp for the night in Roti Gad.

8th Day : Ronti gad to Sangla (2700 m) – 12 km – 5 to 6 Hours.
Last day of our trek, we are in Himanchal valley now, after breakfast to Sangla where accommodation & Transport will be available, it quite descent down so pressure on knee, it pass through some ground like Rukti Gad, villages, shepherd huts & view of Kinner Kailash peak, after a trek of 5 hours, we will reach Sangla. You can stay in sangla or can proceed for further .

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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