Har Ki Dun peak, it is one of the most beautiful valleys in the Western Himalayas. A delight for trekkers, both in summer and winter, this valley is accessible through Govind National Park – known for its rich variety of flora and fauna. The trail through alpine meadows, moraine ridges, glacier basins, pine forests and ancient villages, gives you spectacular valley views and a chance to experience the wonderful slow-paced local lifestyle.
Dehradun, Mussorie, Nowgaon, Purola, Netwar, Sankari Taluka, Osla,(seema) Harkidun. The drive till Sankri will take you through Nainbagh, Naugaon, Purola, Jarmola,Mori Naitwar (left from Naitwar will lead you to Dhaula, which is the base camp for Rupin Pass trek), and finally Sankri. If you are trekking with Indiahikes, we will mediate and arrange transportation for you from Dehradun to Sankri and back. The cost of the transportation is additional and is to be paid directly to the driver.
Cloaked in mystery, and located at an altitude of 3566m, this almost untouched land is situated in the westernmost part of the Himalayas. A challenge to the adventurers, Har-ki-Dun is supposed to have shared part of its history with the Pandavas.
Har-ki-Dun (Har stands for Hari, or Lord Krishna, the blue-god, and Dun means valley), lies in the westernmost Himalayas of Garhwal, sharing its boundary with eastern Himachal Pradesh, and is dominated by the Swargarohini peak (6096m).
Getting to the base camp H.P.M.A office – Sankri
Take an overnight train to Dehradun from Delhi. New Delhi-Dehradun A/C special train from New Delhi station is the best option. The train reaches Dehradun at 5.40 am. If you are joining our trek batches, Harkidun protection and mountaineering asoociation arranges transportation for you from Dehradun to Sankri and back. The transport is in Zylo and Max , Bolaro taxi with five people sharing. A Taxi costs Rs 5500 one way. The approximate cost per person would be Rs 2200 (Dehradun to Sankri and Sankri to Dehradun up and down).