BRAHMTAL TREK ITINERARY
Region – Gharwal (Uttarakhand)
District – Chamoli
Best season – November to March, April to June
Altitude Range – 2,130mts to 4,005mts Above Sea Level
Trekking Grade-Easy to Moderate
Duration – 3 Days Trek, 2 Days Travel (Total 5 Days)
Temperature – Max 15 ̊C, Min -5 ̊C
Total Trek – 25km
DAYS -1: Travelling Pickup From Kathgodam Railway station. After Breakfast, Drive to Lohajhung via Almora, Kausani 8 hours Journey. On arriving in this little village, find your lodging and rest for the day
DAYS -2: Level – Easy
In The Morning After Breakfast Trek To Bekaltal From Lohajung 6km.
The Trail Is A Well-Defined Human-Made Stone Trail. Bekaltal (2750 M) Is A Beautiful Lake Usually Frozen In The Months Of January & February. The Trek Takes Around 4hours And Will Pass Through The Jungle Of Conifer, Rhododendron, Cedar, Oak, And Fir. On The Route Get Magnificent Views Of Nandaghunti Peak. After Around Two Hours, You Will Reach Begum, Where You Can Rest For Some Time. From Here, It Is Approximately 2 Hours Trek To Bekaltal. The Lake Of Bekaltal Is Surrounded By Oak Trees & Is A Beautiful Camping Spot. We Will Camp Here For The Night.
DAYS -3: Level – Moderate
In The Morning After Breakfast Trek To Brahmatal From Bekaltal 7km.
Brahmatal Is The Place Where Lord Brahma Is Said To Have Meditated Long Ago. This Forest Is Home To Monal, The State Bird Of Uttarakhand. The Trail Starts Out Of The Campsite And Begins To Climb Steeply Into The Oak And Rhododendron Forest. It Opens Up To A Beautiful Meadow. From Here, It Is A Very Gradual Descent To Brahmatal. Walk Under The Constant View Of Peaks Like Trishul, Bithartoli & Nandaghunti will keep your cameras busy today. During winter the entire Brahmatal trail is covered in the snow and that makes Brahmatal Trek most sought snow trek in the Himalayas. Enjoy the snow-covered pathways that let you reach Brahmatal. It will take around 4 hours to complete the trek. Post Lunch
Dinner & Night stay in tents in Brahmatal.
DAYS -4: Level – Moderate
After Breakfast trek to Brahmatal top & trek back to Lohajung via. Jhandidhar 12km.
Today we trek to the Brahmatal Top (3846 M). Due to excessive snowfall in winters reaching summit becomes challenging and that is the fun of Brahmatal Winter Trek. As you reach the summit an entire panorama of mountains opens up. At the top, this brings you to a panoramic view of Chaukhambha, Mana, Nilgiri, Neelkanth, Trishul, Nanda Ghunti, Maiktoli and the Panchachuli range.
Trek Return to Brahmatal& Trek back to Lohajung via. Jhandidhar. Post Lunch
Dinner & Night say in Hotel in Lohajung
DAYS - 5: Travelling After Breakfast drive to Kathgodam via. Kausani, Almora 8-9hrs Journey.
• Night Accommodation On Sharing Basis.
• Pickup/Drop Facility
• Trek Permit/Camping Fees.
• For Trekking-Complete Camping And Trekking Arrangements With Guide,Cook,Veg Meals During Trek.
COST DOESN'T INCLUDE-
• Porter/poney to carry personal baggage.
• Travel insurance, train ticket etc.
• Expenses of personal nature like drinks,laundry, telephone and tips etc
• Any expenses due to bad weather, road blockage, avalanche and any other & natural or personal reasons beyond our control.
• Personal equipment for trek.
Any cost arising from unforeseen circumstances like bad weather, road blocks, landslides etc.