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Dayara Bugyal is in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand state, in the Himalayan mountains, above the Raithal village. From where you can see the Himalaya ranges. Along the entire stretch, at different junctures, you can catch glimpses of the Gangotri set of peaks, Srikanth peak, Bandarpoonch, and Black Peak. You can also enjoy the large meadow area and during winter you can do skiing here too.
Dayara Bugyal is at the height of 12,500 ft. asl. To reach here, one may reach Uttarkashi and the Raithal village which is 68 km ahead from Uttarkashi by road and then walk to Dayara Bugyal here via Goyi meadow. This is a mostly gentle trek, with overnight halt options at the area of Goyi or Barnala. At Goyi, which is 5 km from Raithal village, one can stay at one of the private lodges or alternatively at Raithal village home.
According to the history, Kunti Mata used to cultivate paddy in Bugyal & the place called by the name “Kunti Ki Seri”. Here is a Bakriya top place where is a Vakratunda cave where Lord Ganesha neck was cut by Lord Shiva in history.
It’s also famous for the Butter Holi Festival which is organized by the Raithal local villagers from 900 years ago. They make all arrangements by their own and also do cultural program in Dayara Bugyal. All the villagers are also arrange all facilities to play Makhan Holi. Stay and dinner for the night.
Region: Uttarkashi district (Uttarakhand)
Trek duration: 4 Night / 5 Days
Difficulty Grade: Easy to moderate
Max. altitude: 12,100 Feet
Hike distance: 10 km
Driving distance: 192 km
Driving: Dehradun / Rishikesh – Uttarkashi – Raithal village
Trekking: Raithal village – Goyi – Dayara Bugyal
|ALL MEALS||Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch|
|PACKAGE INCLUSIONS||Accommodation, All Meals, First Aid Medical Help, Forest Permits, Entry Fees, Local Guide, Cook & Support Staff, Local Transport, Trek Equipment|
|PACKAGE EXCLUDES||Anything Except Package, Food During the Transit, Insurance, Mules or Porter for personal luggage, Personal expenses, transportation|
|PLACES COVERED||Rishikesh, Chamba, Tehri lake, Ghansali, Boodha Kedarnath Temple|
|THINGS TO CARRY||Back Pack & Rain Cover (50/60 liter)., Personal Medical Kit, Snacks (Energy bars, ORS and dry fruits), Torch, Trek pants, T-shirts(Full sleeves), Wind and waterproof Jacket (Light and warm), Woolen Gloves and Thermal Inners., Walking stick (Advisable at least one)., Water Bottle (Two bottles of 1 liter each)|
Yamunotri (Hindi: यमनोत्री) at an altitude of 10,804 ft.
Gangotri (Hindi: गंगोत्री) at an altitude of 10,200 ft.
Kedarnath (Hindi: केदारनाथ) at an altitude of 11,755 ft.
Badrinath (Hindi: बद्रीनाथ) at an altitude of 10,800 ft.
Badrinath is also one of the four destinations (with each destination being in different corners of the country) of the longer Char Dham from which the Chota Char Dham likely draws its name.