Kedartal Trek is one of the popular Himalayan adventure trekking destinations among trekkers. The word “Kedar” refers to Lord Shiva and “Taal” refers to the lake. Kedartal lake trek offers the beauty of the Himalayas and provides enthralling opportunities for trekking in the mountains. Adding to the beauty of this outstanding summer trekking in Himalaya are the campsites and the snowy peaks. Trekking in Himalaya is always the best way to enjoy vacations and enjoy the natural beauty.

Kedartal Trek not only signifies the natural beauty of a high altitude mountain lake but also a source of spiritual guidance as well.  Trekking through this region gives an opportunity to adventure lovers to gain a deep insight into the natural beauty of the Garhwal region and the bewitching flora and fauna. The entire trekking trail is filled with beautiful nature’s beauty all around.

Kedartal trek is a difficult glacier trek with the highest altitude of 15,583 ft. Along with the splendid beauty of the trek, the thrilling adventure is another reason for trekkers to visit Kedartal trek and Jogin advanced base camp trek. Amongst the many popular trekking activities, the Kedartal trek is one of the oldest Himalayan adventures in Uttarakhand.

The best time for going to kedartal trek in summer is from May to June and September to October.  You see a panorama of Himalayan peaks like Mt Bhrigupanth, Mt Thalay Sagar, Mt Manda,  and Mt Bhagirathi. One can also see peaks like Mt Gangotri and Mt Meru, Mt Jogin, and also the wildlife of the Himalayan region.

There are many good reasons to leave home for a few days. You can make kedar taal trek videos with the beautiful scenery.

 

Day 01:  Kedartal Trek- Haridwar to Gangotri.

Distance- 258 km

Time taken- 10 hrs

Drive from Haridwar railway station to Gangotri is scenic and beautiful. The route along the Bhagirathi waterway, the course zigzags over the Sukkhi top displays an amazing perspective of the wide stream valley. After reaching Gangotri, visit the Gangotri temple, Gauri Kund and Surya Kund. You can also enjoy the beautiful places near Gangotri, local cuisine and the arti.

 

Day 02: Gangotri to Bhoj Kharak.

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Distance- 8 km

Time taken- 6 hrs

Gangotri is situated in the northern part of Uttarkashi District at an altitude of 3048 meters. It is a pilgrim place and one may see many temples, local markets, caves, pine forests along with morning and evening prayers of the River. The kedartal trek starts from Gangotri and Bhoj Kharak is the first campsite. The total trekking distance from Gangotri to Bhoj Kharak is 8 km.

The kedartal trekking trail takes you through the dense forest of pine and bhojpatra trees as if you have travelled back in time. After 2 to 3 hours of trek, the walk towards Bhoj Kharak campsite is a little strenuous due to the slant rocks. Trekkers see the spectacular view of the Thalay Sagar mountain from the campsite. Overnight stay in Bhoj Kharak.

 

Day 03: Bhoj Kharak to Kedar Kharak.

Distance- 4 km

Time taken- 6 hrs

Trek from Bhoj Kharak to Kedar Kharak is along the river Kedar Ganga. Kedar Kharak is a beautiful campsite in the Gangotri national park region with the view of many mighty mountains. The total trekking distance for the day is 4 km.

Start the trek along the beautiful Kedar Ganga river and then by crossing Bhoj forest and flower-strewn meadows. After crossing the bhoj forest, trek ascends gradually and is a cross steep climbs till the Kedar Kharak campsite. The overwhelming beauty of the campsite is astonishing as the sky-touching mountains like Bhrigupanth, Thalayi Sagar and the colourful valleys are the visuals you will never want to forget. Overnight stay in Kedar Kharak campsite.

 

Day 04: Trek to Kedartal Back Kedar kharak.

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Distance- 5 km

Time taken- 7 hrs

Enjoy a healthy breakfast with the wonderful views of stunning snow-clad peaks and prepare yourself for the final destination. Located around 5 km from the Kedar Kharak campsite, Kedartal Lake is one of the most appealing lakes surrounded by mountains far away from the touch of those cities amidst nature.

One can see the reflection of the Thalay Sagar mountains and Jogin peaks in the clear water of beautiful Kedartal Lake. It looks like a view straight out of those storybooks. Overnight in tents near Kedartal Lake.

 

Day 05: Kedar Kharak to Gangotri.

After having breakfast, it will be time to take an excursion back to Bhoj Kharak. Capture the stunning view of the sunrise turning the top of the mountains to golden along with their reflection in the lake is stupendous. Trek back from Kedar Kharak to Bhoj Kharak take us around 3 hrs.

 

Day 06: Gangotri to Haridwar.

After breakfast drive back to Haridwar railway station. Arrival at Haridwar by 4 pm.

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TRANSPORT CHARGES: 1100- 1400/ one side per person (sharing basis)

Additional information

DatesMay-Oct
Duration5 days
LocationUttrakhand, India
PhysicalityDifficult
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Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 47 reviews
June 28, 2018

Recently we, a group of 7 from Kolkata, had taken Himalayan Climber’s solicitation in Month of June to fulfill our long waited wish to trek to kedartal. I must say that’l we are more than satisfied with everything they provided like Tents, sleeping bags for accommodation, 4 times foods on a daily basis which could easily be termed as sumptuous at that altitude, helping hands lend to us at every critical footsteps and a lot more that couldn’t be explained in words.
They have awesome crews as tour coordinators, guide and cook-porter team.
I would like to congratulate HC for every trek where they have facilitated trek-lovers like us to complete successfully en route and wish that they continue to grow like this and serve many even better as years pass by.
Thanks Himalayan Climbers for such kind of experience to have in our life.

July 1, 2018

Recently we have completed our journey with Himalayan climber. It was a fantastic journey and good experience, The food, tents, guides, equipmements and staff were very good. overall we had a home wala feeling even at 16000 ft altitude…

January 17, 2020

Loved the entire experience of Kedartal trek. Kedartal trek is one of the beautiful trek which you can done in summers. We (group of 9) did second trek with himalayan climber. It was great and very enjoyable trek of 2019. Food, staff, accommodation everything is great.

January 17, 2020

Kedartal trek in Uttarakhand is really incredible place. Must visit trekking place in Uttarakhand himalaya. Team himalayan climber staff was experienced and very helpful.

January 17, 2020

The trekking experience is very enjoyable. Kedartal trek is adventurous trek and best for adventure lovers. This trek is well organized by Himalayan climber.

January 17, 2020

Hot and tasty food provided by team himalayan climber. Awesome trekking experience. Everything was well excuted. Kedartal trek is must visit trek for all adventure lovers.

January 17, 2020

We did Kedartal trek last year in May 2019 with himalayan climber. We are 4 people from Gujrat and completely satisfied with tents, accommodation and food was super awesome. Thank you kk Bhai for feeding us hot and tasty food.

January 17, 2020

Kedartal is best trekking destination for summers. I went kedartal trek in May, i joined a group of 9 people and it was nice organized by himalayan climber team. You can do this trek with team HC, they have amazing crew.

January 22, 2020

Fantastic trekking experience to Kedartal. We enjoyed very much. Thank you team himalayan climber for giving us fabulous service.

January 22, 2020

Great team support provided by himalayan climber. They provide sleeping bags, matress, liner, tents, utensils, very tasty food. Highly recommend kedartal trek with himalayan climber.

January 22, 2020

Kedartal trek is the best summer trekking destination. I did this trekking trip in May with himalayan climber. Well excuted trek. They provide everything we want.

January 22, 2020

Thanks to whole team of himalayan climber for making our kedartal trek successful. We definitely recommend himalayan climber to my friends.

January 22, 2020

Kedartal trek was my 3rd trek in Uttarakhand with himalayan climber. We went kedartal in June 2019. Well done team! We are satisfied with your hospitality. Too good it was.

January 25, 2020

Kedartal trek changed my life.we clicked somany pictures and enjoyed a lot. Such an amazing trek in Uttarakhand with himalayan climber.

January 25, 2020

Beautiful trekking route to Kedartal trek. Me and my 4 friends did this trek with team himalayan climber. They are just awesome in everything. I will come again.

January 25, 2020

Kedartal trek was an amazing trekking experience in himalaya. I had so much fun with team himalayan climber. This trek is certainly meant for those who consider trekking as a serious activity.

January 25, 2020

Best service given by himalayan climber team. Definitely come again with guys. Kedartal trek experience was great.

January 25, 2020

The views are just incredible. The kedartal trek is simply beautiful. The entire place is clam and we had an great experience with himalayan climber.

March 15, 2020

Kedartal trek is very nice. Superb trekking experience in himalaya. Hospitality was nice. Thank you team.

March 15, 2020

Food was cooked amazingly well. We did Kedartal trek last year in May and it was awesome.

March 15, 2020

Kedartal trek is moderate to difficult trek. It was very enjoyable trekking experience.

March 15, 2020

Challenging, mesmerizing, fantastic trek to Kedartal. Service was nice. Definitely come again with himalayan climber.

March 15, 2020

I was pretty satisfied with the arrangements provided by team himalayan climber. Kedartal trek experience was fabulous.

March 21, 2020

Kedartal trek in Uttarakhand is one of most popular trekking destination. The himalayan climber trek guides are so knowledgeable. Food is amazing. I am coming back definitely with you guys.

March 26, 2020

Me and my wife did Kedartal trek and it was really a great trekking experience. Arrangements was good, trek leader is friendly. We come back again with himalayan climber.

March 26, 2020

Thank you team himalayan climber for giving us nice support and arrangements. Kedartal trek is beautiful with the natural beauty around.

April 12, 2020

Kedartal trek in Uttarakhand, India is one of the best summer trek. We 6 did this trek with himalayan climber. The team leader is caring and provides everything.

April 12, 2020

Had a wonderful trek to Kedartal with himalayan climber team. One of the most religious trek in summers. Everything was well managed, supporting staff was nice.

April 12, 2020

The scenery is magical with the majestic mountains view around. Kedartal trek is moderate level trek. Himalayan climber offers you the best service with the best equipments.

April 12, 2020

We love the entire trekking experience of kedartal trek. The trail is beautiful with the Flora and fauna all around the trekking trail. Food was amazing and best service given by team himalayan climber.

May 21, 2020

Kedartal trek was beautiful with the amazing secenry all around. It was one of the best trekking destination in Uttarakhand. Accommodation was great. You can book with himalayan climber team, they are awesome in everything.

May 21, 2020

Kedartal trek experience in Uttarakhand himalaya was great. Trekking journey was beautiful and service was good. We definitely recommend kedartal trek to my friends via himalayan climber team.

July 15, 2021

We are 9 friends and booked with Himalayan Climber and this gives me a lifetime experience in Uttarakhand himalaya. The staff was outstanding and accomodation was excellent. We love you guys. Definitely plan next trip with you.

July 15, 2021

The himalayan Climber team is good and professional. Kedartal trek is one of the best trekking experience I spent. I have done many treks with himalayan Climber. I would suggest that adventure travelers must try this trek with himalayan Climber.

July 17, 2021

Thank you so much team himalayan for arranging everything well. We booked kedartal trek with himalayan Climber team. Trek arrangements is great and the staff is very nice.

August 27, 2021

Kedartal is a difficult glacier lake trek in Uttarakhand Himalaya. We completed with Himalayan Climber team. It is a popular adventure trek. Facilities was on top.

August 27, 2021

The trekking journey of Kedartal trek with Himalayan Climber. Everything was good and service they provided was amazing. We love the opportunity to do adventure trail and enjoyed very much.

August 27, 2021

Me and my 7 friends successfully done kedartal Trek with Himalayan Climber company. It was an excellent trekking journey in the mountains. Accommodation, sleeping bags, tents and food was really nice.

August 27, 2021

I just completed kedartal Trek with Himalayan Climber team. Himalayan Climber team is best company, Highly recommend to everyone. Staff was fabulous.

August 27, 2021

Kedartal trek was beautiful with nature at its best. Thank you so much entire staff of Himalayan Climber. This is the most famous trekking destination in Uttarakhand Himalaya.

September 9, 2021

We went to kedartal Trek with Himalayan Climber team. It was an amazing trekking experience. The staff is very supportive. Definitely come back with you guys.

September 9, 2021

Kedartal trek in Uttarakhand Himalaya is best for experienced trekkers. It best done in September- October month. Thank you staff Himalayan Climber.

February 26, 2022

Kedartal trek is one of the best summer trek in Uttarakhand. It is perfect for nature lovers. You can enjoy the entire trekking trail with Himalayan Climber staff. Thank you so much guys.

February 26, 2022

We are 6 friends completed kedartal trek with Himalayan Climber. Arrangements was amazing. Definitely come back again.

February 26, 2022

Kedartal trek is translate to Shiva lake. It is lovely trekking experience in Himalaya. Himalayan Climber staff arrange everything well.

February 26, 2022

We completed kedartal trek in Uttarakhand Himalaya. The staff of Himalayan Climber team is perfect journey. We love you guys.

March 25, 2022

Kedartal trek is best and offers one of the most beautiful trekking destination in Indian Himalaya. The staff of Himalayan Climber is best and food was amazing.

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