Rupin Pass Trek - Himalayas, 2 Batches In September 2017 - Registration is ON

About the place:

Trekking at the regions of Garhwal and Kinnaur along the Rupin Pass is all made for the adventurous nature lovers who are keen to explore a remote Himalayan valley. This fascinating trekking brings all the classical attractions to hold the ascending gentle trails through luxuriant Oak and Conifer Forest and ancient traditional Hindu mountain villages to the alpine meadows where mountain peaks soar above Rupin Pass to highlight the lush green landscape all around the valleys. The trek will also carry the adventurers around the three valleys namely Rupin, Baspa & Pin to catch the meadow campsites with each having a great feature of their own.

The local villages in each region bring an occasion of looking upon at and appreciate different cultures, religion and practices. The stark Himalayan landscape of Spiti region is quite challenging bringing impressive ideas of Himalayan beauty with Sangla Valley as one of the most fascinating and least visited areas of the Himalaya.

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Trip Details:

Type High Altitude Trekking 
Gradient Difficult
Weather Day time - 15 to 25 Degrees C
Night time - 7 to 10 Degrees C
Meeting point Laxman Jhoola, Rishikesh between 7:00 & 7:30 AM on Day 1 of all batches
   


Tentative Schedule:
Day - 1: Reporting at Rishikesh (Laxman Jhula area) at 06:30 AM & proceed to Dhaula (10hrs. drive)

In the morning after breakfast drive to Dhaula via Kempty falls, Naugaon, Damta, Purola, and mori. Overnight stay in tents.

Day - 2: Dhola - Sevah(8 km trek/4 hrs approx. Altitude 2000 meters)


We will drive to Dhola, our starting point of the trek. The trek starts from here; today we will trek up to Sevah. On arrival set out camp for an overnight stay in Tents.

Day - 3 : Sevah - Jakha (2650mts/8696 ft) 12km.

After breakfast trek up to Jaskin. Enroute, one can see the picturesque views, lush green meadow, water falls, snow capped mountains and much more. On arrival set out camp for an overnight stay in Tents.

Day - 4: Jakha - Saruwas Thach (3450 mts/11316 ft)

Today's trek is 8 km and it will take about 5 - 6 hrs to reach Saruwasthach camping ground, moving at a leisurely pace so as to enjoy the beauty of the place. Overnight stay in Tent.

Day - 5: SaruwasThach - Dhandrasthach (3760 mts/11680 ft)

Early morning we set out towards.Enjoy fantastic views of the Route. To reach here we would have trekked for covering 6 km. Overnight stay in Tents.

Day - 6 : DhandrasThach Upper waterfall camp(4054mts/13300ft)

Trek 6 km to reach upper waterfall camp. Overnight stay in tents.

Day 7: Upper waterfall camp - RUPIN PASS - Rounti Gad (altitude 4550 mt/15250 ft)

We start early in the morning to cross the pass. From RatiPheri/ upper waterfall camp the climb is steep and demanding. After an hour or so we reach the vast stretch of the snow field and locate the pass above on the ridge line. We climb up and climb ends at Rupin Pass (~4650m, 15200ft) and the view is mesmerizing. This eternally snowbound pass puts up the snowy mountains of KinnaurKailash range on the northern side while the Rupin valley in the south. After spending some time we start the steep descent towards Sangla side. After crossing the snowline the descent is sharper till we reach Ronti Gad at the starting of the green meadows (4100m, 13450ft). Distance is 12 Km. Overnight stay in tents.

Day 8: Rounti Gad Sanglakandi - Shimla

Today will be the last day of the trek and we start in the morning to descend to the Baspa river valley. The height loss is rapid till we reach SanglaKandi. This is a meadow and has a small lake. Here motorable road at Sangla (2700m, 8850ft). Distance is 12 Km. Today we will drop you at Shimla. Trek ends here.

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Participation fees: Rs.15,500/- per person (Inclusive of all Taxes)

Cost Includes:
- Camping Tents, Kitchen tents, Dining Tent and Sleeping bags (Holofill) and Carry mats.
- Nutritious, high calorie vegetarian food
- Guide, cook and camp helpers.
- Tented accommodation (3 people in each tent)
- Basic First Aid
- Forest Permission Charges
- Cordinator throughout the trek

Cost Excludes:
- Any expenses of personal nature like phone call etc
- Any air/train to reach Delhi and return from Delhi.
- Travel from Delhi to Dehradun.
- Any hotel accommodation
- Horses with horsemen to carry your loads on the route.
- Your Accommodation or any other expenses before or after the trek schedule.
- Food During travelling (Day- 1 Dehradun to Dhaula and Sangla to Shimla on day - 8 )
- Extra food apart from mentioned above
- Anything not mentioned above.
- Backpack 35- 40 Liters (You can chose to send it with horse/porter at actual cost)
- Small day pack 20 Liters (you can use this on the trail to carry your trail food, camera, water and trail layers. Ideal to carry only if you are sending  bigger bag on horse/porter)

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The Terms and conditions mentioned below shall apply for the event:
  1. Maximum efforts are made to ensure the safety of the participant. However, BMC & their management or employees will not be responsible for injuries of any nature, mental or physical, whether caused directly or indirectly due to any adventure sports or their allied activities.
  2. Every participant is required to fill a registration form and indemnity bond prior to the commencement of the trip.
  3. Refund and cancellation:
    - If you cancel 20 days before the trip begins, BMC will retain 20% of the trip cost.
    - If you cancel 15 days before the trip begins, BMC will retain 50 % of the trip cost.
    - If you cancel less than 14 days before the trip begins, or, are not present when the trip begins, there will be no refund.
  4. BMC will take every care to ensure that itineraries are followed to the letter but circumstances beyond control may necessitate changes. In case of changes routes and properties, BMC will accept no liability but make arrangements for substitution of equal.
  5. BMC will accept no liability for any damage, losses and expenses suffered by any client as a result of sickness, quarantine, weather conditions, war, strikes, riots or any other cause outside our control.
  6. Any damage, other than that attributable to fair wear and tear, to the equipments by the participants will be billed to you. Our decision on all such matters will be final and binding.

For any clarification email us at [email protected] or call on 9611102222

BMC Office Address :

#472, 1st Floor,
80 Ft Main Road, HAL 2nd Stage,
Opp BSNL Telephone Exchange,
Landmark - Jeevan Bhima Nagar Main Rd.
Bangalore - 560 075
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