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Grade: Easy – moderate
Sahastra Taal also called Darshniya Taal which is a wide valley at height of 16,500 ft. asl and situated between Bhagirathi valley in the west and Bhilangana valley in the east. From Mahasar and Maharani Taal and also from Kush Kalyan Bugyal (Meadow), a high ridge continues towards north and several high altitude small and medium lakes are found on both side of the ridge. From Sahastra Tal, there is a way to go to Khatling Glacier, from where the Bhilangana River originates. This less frequented trail offers grazing pastures, lush green alpine meadows (Bugyal), high Himalayan ranges peaks including Bandarpunch, Black Peak / Kalanag, Jaonli, Srikanth, Draupadi Ka Danda along with Gangotri range. Another major highlight is the high altitude lakes of varying size and depth. Walking on the grasslands like Kush Kalyan and Kyarki Bugyal is a pleasure and fun for any trekker. The panorama of the Garhwal and Kumaon Range is very delightful and relaxing. Do not forget to see the beautiful sunrise and sunset.
Sahastra Taal, in a remote corner of Tehri Garhwal District of Uttarakhand State. Sahastra Taal is completely isolated place with no permanent human settlements in the vicinity, at the height of 16,000 feet approx. Because it is surrounded by Gangotri ranges and lots of lakes and situated near the base of a Himalayan Sahastra Peak. Despite its increasing popularity, it is generally accessible for up to six months in a year due to its elevation and continuous snow.
The mystery of Sahastra Lake is like, Sahastra Taal means 1000 lakes. According to local people there used to be 1000 lakes earlier and legend a king performed a ritual on the shores of this lake by offering a thousand (Sahastra) Brahma Kamal flowers to Lord Vishnu. Some lakes are still and whose darshan is still a privilege for us. Sahastra Tal is said to be the largest and deepest lake of Garhwal, Uttarakhand.
Sahastra Taal is still an untouched and undiscovered place for outdoor travelers. But the local people do visit here once for the months of June and July for centuries. It is new destination Yatra for all Nature above the clouds lover. There are also so many other beautiful and quiet places like Mahasar and Maharani Taal, Arjun Ki Kursi and Draupadi Ka Choola and more during this journey, which have made this trip a lot more enjoyable. Here you will be able to see Gangotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath all ranges in very good form and lots of magnificent lakes.
Region: Tehri district (Uttarakhand)
Trek duration: 7 Night / 8 Days
Difficulty Grade: Moderate to Tough
Max. altitude: 13,123 Feet
Hike distance: 24 km
Driving distance: 266 km
Driving: Dehradun / Rishikesh – Ghansali – Boodha Kedarnath – Titrona village
Trekking: Titrona village – Mahasar Maharani taal – Arjun ki Kursi – Kyakri bugyal – Mamliya Taal – Sahastra Taal
|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)|
Uttarakhand is popular for some popular trekking location where every year trekkers visit & take some experience of that hiking, spiritual and crowded location. Every nature place is beautiful but sometimes that place with peace is more beautiful than anything. That place will be like by real Hikers and nature lover. We are providing a new isolated location for hike and stay in all season.
In Tehri Garhwal there are lots of beautiful & peaceful location for hike where we are providing camping, food and all necessary kit for trekkers. Itinerary and all the details regarding this would be available on the official website.
New Trekking location for this winter are: