Roopkund, with an altitude of 16000ft in Chamoli, Uttarakhand in Garhwal Himalaya, is often called Mystery Lake or Skeleton Lake. This magnificent route unfolds terrific views of snow capped peaks like Trishul, Nandaghunti, Neelkanth, Chowkhamba and many more. The trail goes through dense conifer forest and a vast stretch of lush green himalayan meadows. See current ongoing batches information of Rookund Trek
Length: 6D5N. 4Days of Trekking
Highest Point: Roopkund (approx. 4900m/16000 ft.)
Season: Mid May to June and September/October
Mundoli - Wan- Bedni Bugyal- Bhagguwa Basa- Roopkund Lake- Bedni Bugyal- Wan
Day 01 : Haridwar - Karnaprayag - Mundoli:
Morning after breakfast we drive to Rudraprayag (173 kms - 6 to 7 hrs) and 70kms later reach Mundoli. Lunch en route. On arrival check into guest house.Overnight in Mundoli
Day 02 : Mundoli - Wan- Bedni Bugyal
In the morning drive 10 kms to Wan, which is the road head for the trek. Today we will trek 11 km (5-6 hrs) to reach the Alpine Meadow of Bedni Bugyal (3350 mts), probably one of the best camping sites in the Garhwal Himalayas. Dinner and overnight stay in tents.
Day 03 : Bedni Bugyal - Bhagguwa Basa
After breakfast we trek to Bhaguwa Basa. Bhaguwa means flowery park and Basa means place. And rightly the place is full of variety of flowers including the rare Brahma Kamal(state Bird of uttarakhand), a special godly lotus found only between altitudes of 14000 - 15000 ft. Today we will trek 10 km, taking about 4-5 hrs to reach today's campsite at Bhaguwa Basa. Dinner and overnight in tents.
This route gives one of the best views of Himalayan nature during Roopkund lake trek.
Day 04 : Bhagguwa Basa -Roopkund Lake - Bhagguwa Basa/Bedni Bugyal
It is an easy day and by mid-day we are at Roopkund (5029 mts). Roopkund is a picturesque and beautiful tourist destination in the Himalayas, located near the base of two Himalayan peaks: Trishul (7120 m) and Nandghungti (6310 m). In the afternoon we trek back to Bedni Bugyal or Bhaguwa Basa for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 05 : Bedni Bugyal/Bhagguwa Basa To Wan
Today we retrace our steps towards Wan. This will take 3-4 hrs. Dinner and overnight in tents.
Day 06 : Wan - Mundoli - Rudraprayag- Rishikesh
Today, after breakfast, we return back to Mundoli drive back to Rudraprayag. We visit the confluence of rivers Mandakini and Alaknanda. Continue the journey to Rishikesh
Cancellation and Refund:
The activity is weather based and depends on the weather condition.There may be last minute cancellations if weather conditions deteriorate.