Indian Himalaya Family Tours
We have designed special family trips for the people who are traveling with small children but still want to go to a place which can provide some adventure. This trips are a combination of camping, jungle walks, small one day treks and many more activities which one can indulge in with their children with least physical label. Parents can also go on small treks and leave their son/daughters in the care of the camp staff. And by the time you return to the camp. They would have learned how to light a fire, learned some basics about the jungle survival, how to pitch a tent and many other things which will make them more confident.
Kindly note : Short camping trips are also available as for 2 nights 3 days / 4 night 5 days and 5nights 6 days trip include transports from Rishikesh to Rishikesh.
Tour 1 : CHOPTA
Delhi – Rishikesh – Chopta – Deoriatal – Tungnath – Auli – Rishikesh – Delhi
Day 01 : Rishikesh ( 230km, Drive 6hrs )
Drive to Rishikesh and check in to hotel on arrival. Relax or take a wildlife safari in the evening to Rajaji National park which boasts of wildlife including big Cats, Elephants, Antelope, Wild boar and a variety of birds. Overnight at hotel / Raft camp.
Day 02 : Rishikesh-Chopta (180kms, 6-7hrs )
Drive to Chopta, which is one of the most beautiful spots in this part of the Himalayas passing through lush green landscapes, often remarked as Mini Switzerland, stretching almost 40 kms. It is an ideal example of environmental conservation, where all construction is banned for the cause. Apart from humans it is also inhabited by rare Himalayan species like the Snow Leopard, Musk deer, snow fox, Monal etc. Altitude varies from 6000 ft to 13,000 ft, Put up camp on arrival and relax in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Camp.
Day 03 : Chopta-Deoriatal ( 20kms drive, 6km trek)
Drive to sari village in 1hr and then trek to Deoriatal which is a lake at a high altitude of 5000ft with a lovely view of the 23,000ft high Chaukhamba peaks. Return to Chopta in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Camp.
Day 04 : Chopta-Tungnath (7kms, 4-5hrs)
Start the trek in the morning on a steep climb of 3.5kms to reach 1,000 yr. old Tunganath temple. Go further up half a kilometer to almost 13,000ft for the most breathtaking view of the high Himalayas from Chandrashila Peak. Come down to Chopta in the afternoon. Evening at leisure. Dinner and overnight at Camp. All this while, when you are in and around Chopta, keep looking for the elusive snow-leopard, a rear sight for the lucky ones
Day 05 : Chopta- Auli – Gorson bughyal (95kms, 6-75hrs)
Drive 95kms to Auli ( a famous Ski tourist resort) , furhter we trek 3 kms to Gorson Bughyal ( a famous meadow point frm where one can see a magnificent view of Himalayan peaks).Today we stop our drive at Joshimath a famous pilgrimage center, here adi guru Shankaracharaya meditate while he established hind peach in four direction.
Day 06 : Joshimath – Rishikesh ( 265 kms , 9 -10 hrs).Trace ur steps back.
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Tour 2 : DHANOLTI
Delhi – Rishikesh -Dhanolti – Rishikesh.
Day 1 Rishikesh
High Point – Temples/Ghats/Ganges
Day 2 Rishikesh – Dhanolti
High Point – Passing Mussoorie, which is considered to be the Queen of Hill Stations.
Day 3 Dhanolti
High Point-Activities / Leisure . One can either go for walk or can stay in camp.
Day 4 Dhanolti
High Point- Activities/Leisure .One can either go to Mussoorie or go for a jungle walk.
Day 5 Dhanolti-Rishikesh
High Point-Trace your steps back
Day 6 Rishikesh & Outbound / Rafting.
Number of Persons on each trekking trip: To make our trekking trips low impact & eco friendly, the treks are run with minimum 2 to maximum 8 persons in each trek.
Garhwal Adventure Holidays have been running trips and tours for the discerning traveler throughout the Indian subcontinent since 1999, yet the experience of our travel personnel dates well beyond that, to years of leading trips throughout the Indian Himalayan belt.
We believe that an adventure travel outfit is only as good as its guides, equipment and food. That is what makes an outdoor trip an experience to savor
PPlease help to save a tree.plants trees as much as you can, trek with us to help and promote eco tourism and wildlife / nature