Dodital Darwa Pass Trek

Dodital Darwa Pass Trek

Uttarakhand 6 Days

Moderate

0 KM

MAX 15

MAX ALTITUDE

4200 mts.


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Brief Description

Dodital, a fresh water lake at an elevation of 3085 meters is a popular trekking destination in Uttarakhand Himalayas. Located in the border district of Uttarkashi, the 30 Km trek through dense forested areas and deep valleys concludes at Darwa Top at an elevation of 4200 meters. The trek to Dodital is one such trek which offers unique view & color during different part of the year. After camping at Dodital, the trekkers attempt to reach the highest point of Darwa top on a days hike. The trek goes along the Assi Ganga river which originated from Dodital Lake revered as the birth place of Lord Ganesha.



Itinerary

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Day 1

Dehradun to Uttarkashi

Report in Uttarkashi by late evening. Overnight stay in hotel in Uttarkashi.


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Day 2

Uttarkashi to Agoda

Drive from Uttarkashi to last road head of Sangamchatti village. Trek from Sangamchatti to beautiful village of Agoda which is the last village on the route. Overnight stay in camps/ home stay.


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Day 3

Agoda to Dodital

Morning after breakfast start trekking through forests reach holy site of Dodital, which is our campsite for the day. Today's trek will be have gradual climb with river Assi Ganga flowing besides you. Overnight stay in camps.


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Day 4

Dodital to Darwa Top & back to Dodital

Morning after breakfast start trekking to reach Darwa Top. Trek to Darwa top is actually a bit steep. View from the top is amazing and you would be able to see significant peaks like Gangotri group, Baderpoonch, Chaukhamba, etc. from the top. Relax at the top for some time and start back towards Dodital. If the climb was steep, fun part is the way back . Have fun tonight around the tents and sleep well


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Day 5

Dodital to Agoda

Morning after breakfast start your journey for the day to Agoda Village. Comfortable day this will be. Enjoy the picturesque view while coming back. Overnight stay in guest house/home stay in Agoda.


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Day 6

Agoda to Uttarkashi

Morning after breakfast start your downhill trek to reach Sangamchatti. Drive from Sangamchatti to reach Uttarkashi by late afternoon. Trip ends here.



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Why Bikat

Learning Experience
  • We are an Adventure Learning Organisation first.
  • We want you to not just complete a trek safely but also pick up some basic trekking knowledge and skills along the way.
  • To achieve this we have integrated learning modules into our itineraries.
  • These modules will help you build the necessary skills to progress from trekking to mountaineering over time.
Loyality Programs

Our community is an integral part of us and we take pride in our trekkers and climbers. When you complete at least three days on any trek or expedition with us, you become eligible for our membership and referral programs.

  • Currently we have three levels:
  • Basic Membership
  • Summiteer Membership
  • Leader Membership
Personalized Attention
  • Our group sizes on treks don’t exceed 15 members in order to maintain a healthy Participants : Leader Ratio of 8:1.
  • Over time we have found this number to be optimum when it comes to ensuring personalised attention to every member of our group.
  • On mountaineering expeditions this number is even smaller. Our group sizes are capped at 12 members ensuring a Participants : HAP Ratio of 2:1.
Best Expedition Leaders
  • Our Expedition leaders are advanced mountaineering course qualified, specially trained in rescue procedures from NIM and certified first-aid responders.
  • Even our local guides are certified first-aid responders.
Eco-friendly Practices
  • Group sizes are capped at 15 people.
  • Batch sizes are capped at 250 people per trail per season.
  • We follow a rolling campsite model.
  • We are constantly exploring and introducing new trails to reduce the burden on existing ones.
Safety

For us, a successful summit is not about reaching the highest point of a mountain but about making it safely back to base.

  • To ensure this:
  • Every region of ours is mapped with an emergency evacuation plan.
  • The equipment we use is UIAA certified.
  • Our trek leaders are AMC certified with specialisation in rescue procedures.
  • Our support staffs are trained in first aid as well.

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What's Included

Whats Included

  • Meals during the trek (Starting dinner on Day 2 till breakfast on Day 6)
  • Forest Permits/Camping Charges (Upto the amount charged for Indian nationals)
  • Tents on twin sharing basis, Sleeping bags, mats
  • Micro-spikes, Gaiters, Helmets, Carabiners, Harness as required
  • Trek guide, cook, helpers, porters & mules for carrying common luggage
  • Porters or mules for carrying common supply
  • Mountaineering course certified Trek Leader with First Aid certification and special rescue course from NIM, Uttarkashi
  • 1 night hotel stay in Uttarkashi (twin or triple sharing) on Day 1
  • Transport from Uttarkashi to Sangamchatti & back.

Whats Not Included?

  • Hotel Meals
  • Journey Meals
  • Carriage of Personal Bags during the trek
  • Any kind of Insurance
  • Any expense of personal nature
  • Any expense not specified in the inclusion list.

Cancellation Policy

Cash Refund

Cancellations up to 30 days prior to departure date
5% Deduction

Between 30 days to 15 days prior to departure
50% deduction

Less than 15 days of departure
No Cash Refund

Voucher Refund

Cancellations up to 5 days prior to departure date
No Deduction

Cancellations less than 5 days prior to departure
No Refund

Please note
  • Cash refund is applicable only in case of bookings made without using any promotional offer code or vouchers.
  • This is only a brief of cancellation terms. For finer details please refer Detailed Cancellation Policy.

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