Roopkund (locally known as Mystery Lake) is a high altitude glacial lake in Uttarakhand state of India, lies in the lap of Trishul massif and famous due to hundreds of human skeletons found at the edge of the lake. The lake is located at an altitude of about 15,700 feet. It is surrounded by rock-strewn glaciers and snow clad mountains, making it a good trekking destination. The route leading to the lake passes through the twin Bugyals of Ali & Bedni. All along the trail you get amazing views of peaks like Kedarnath ,Chaukhamba , Neelkantha , Trishul & Nanda Ghunti .
|2||Difficulty Level||Moderate to Challenging|
|3||Maximum altitude||15,700 Feet|
|4||Total Trekking Distance||54 Kms Approx.|
|5||Accomodation type||Camps/Guest house|
|6||Trek Starts from||Lohajung|
|7||Trek Ends in||Lohajung|
|8||What is Included in the Fee||Food as per menu on the trek
Forest Permits/Camping Charges
Tents, Sleeping bags, mats
Trek guide, cook, helpers
Porters or mules for carrying common luggage
Services of a Trek Leader
2 Nights Hotel/Guest House Stay in Lohajung
|9||What is not Included in the Fee||Meals during road journeys,if any
Meals during Hotel/Guest House stay
Cost of any kind of travel insurance
Any expense of personal nature
Any expense not specified in the inclusion list.
|10||Daywise Trekking Distances||Day 2 : 11 Kms,Day 3 : 12 Kms,Day 4 : 4 Kms,Day 5 : 16 Kms,Day 6 : 11 Kms|
|11||Max. Group Size||15|
Service Tax @ 4.5% is applicable on the fee.