Nanda Devi National Park trek Cost, Route, Timings, Permission

Group Size 5 max
No.of Groups/ day 2
Max No.Of Groups/ week 4
Age Restriction Above 14 years
Tour Guide Mandatory with each Group

National Park Opening Dates

Opening Dates 1May – 31Oct
Closed Dates 1Nov- 30Apr

Nanda Devi National Park Trek

No.of Days for Trekking: 3 -5 days.

Trekking Schedule and Route

Day Details Distance Trekking Hours
Day 1 Lamtala – Kanook Lamtala 2165 mt
Lata 2400 mt
Kanook 2940 mt
4 hours
Day 2 Kanook – Lata Kharak Lata Kharak 3780 mt 4 hours
Day 3 Saini Kharak Saini Kharak 3910 mt
Nanda Ghungti 6309 mt
Hathi Parbat – 6727 mt
Nanda Devi 7817 mt
Devistan 6678 mt
Bethartoli Himal 6352 mt
6 hours
Day 4 Lata Kharak – Tolma Tolma 2500 mt   7 hours
Day 5 Tolma – Suritotha To reach Road point 1 hour

Trekking Instructions

  1. A tour guide is must for the Trekking
  2. Advance booking required for the Entry pass
  3. Online Booking not available for the Entry pass tickets.
  4. Only 5 per group allowed for trekking.
  5. Max two groups per day and 5 groups per week allowed.

Best Time to visit: May -Oct.

Trekking Option 2

Nandadevi North Trek 2019

Day 1: Rishikesh – Joshimath Drive to Joshimath (290 km), winter abode of Lord Badrinath and seat of Adi Sankaracharya.

Day 2: Joshimath Day for obtaining inner line permit and other official work. Afternoon visit Auli Ski Resort. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: Joshimath – Jumma – Dronagiri Drive 47 km to Jumma, the road head for the trek. Start the first-day trek to Dronagiri village via Ruing and Chiyacha (5-6 hrs).

Day 4: Dronagiri village – Bagni Bamak Trek 5-6 hrs to Base Camp via Dronagiri Kol and Dronagiri Gad.

Day 5: Bagni Base Camp Day free to explore the area. This is the base for climbing many mountains in the region like Kalanka, Changabang etc.

Day 6: Bagini Base – Dronagiri Village Trek 4-5 hrs to Dronagiri village via Dronagiri Gad and Dronagiri Kol.

Day 6: Dronagiri – Kanarikhal – Garpak Trek 4-5 hrs up to Garpak village via Kanari Khal pass.
Day 7: Garpak – Kalla Khal Base Trek 4-5 hrs to Kalla Khal base. Overnight stay in the camp

Day 7: Garpak – Kalla Khal Base Trek 4-5 hrs to Kalla Khal base. Overnight stay in the camp

How to reach Nanda Devi national park?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Jolly Grant Dehradun which is 295 Km away.

By Train

  1. The nearest Railway station is at Rishikesh which is 276 Km away.

By Road

  1. Private Taxi available from Dehradun and Rishikesh Stations.

For Nanda Devi national park , Please call @ 93 93 93 9510

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