Kuari Pass Trek

 
Soak in the stunning beauty of the Kuari Pass

 

Kuari Pass is a popular trek in the Himalayan region, the place is located in the Chamoli district in the Garwal region of the mountain state of Uttarakhand. It has been a major attraction for many trekkers and adventure seekers alike. During the trek, you can enjoy the stunning views of the dense alpine forests filled with oak trees, along with a diversity of beautiful flora and fauna. Get a chance to witness the spectacular mountain skyline during the winter Kuari Pass trek.

 

 

Get to know about Kuari Pass

 

The Kuari Pass is renowned for its exceptional untamed glory. With its majestic beauty and appealing landscapes, it is located in the heart of some of Garhwal’s most amazing places. Despite being at a moderate altitude of 12,200 feet, Kuari Pass offers a variety of unmatched views. One can frame the spectacular scenic beauty of the Nanda Ghunti and Chaukhamba all the way along the trail from Ghunni to Jhinjhi, which travels across an open meadow and offers breathtaking views of some of the Himalayan jewels.

 

 

What is the best time to visit- The best time to visit the Kuari Pass is during summer from April to Mid-June when the climate is favorable, the temperatures ranging from 19-29 0C. The trek is also great for winters when you find the snow-capped mountains throughout the trek, the temperature ranges from -8 to 12 0C.

 

How to reach- Kuari Pass can be reached either from Dehradun or Rishikesh. You can take a bus from Delhi direct to Dehradun or Rishikesh and it will take around 5-6 hours by road. You can also prefer to take a flight directly from Delhi to Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun. Rail connectivity is also a good option to reach Dehradun or Rishikesh as both the cities have direct trains from the capital. Once you reach Dehradun or Rishikesh, our representative will pick you up and transfer you using a taxi.

 

Level of difficulty – Easy to Moderate The Kuari Pass trek is considered to be easy to moderate. The trek’s highest altitude is 12,500 feet above sea level. As a result, it is perfect for beginners and trekkers who want to avoid a steep or difficult trek.

 

 

Fitness tips before the trek-

 

Getting ready for a trek is exciting, however, it needs you to be in the best fitness possible. It’s best to be in shape before beginning a tour. So, how to achieve your fitness goals?

 

    1. Walking is a great way to get started with your fitness routine. Start a brisk walk every day, for two weeks prior to the trek.
    2. Strengthening your core muscles is very essential as it will help you to cover long distances, so it’s always better to increase your leg workouts.
    3. Make planks a part of your fitness regimen. It boosts the core muscles of the abdomen.
    4. Squats are an effective exercise for maintaining strong leg muscles, which is crucial if you are planning a trek.

 

 

Day 1 – Rishikesh to Joshimath (250 km drive, approx 10 hrs)

 

Day 2- Joshimath – Karchi – Akhorgetta (12 km drive, 4 km trek, approx 4 hrs)

 

Day 3 – Akhorgetta to Khullara (3 km trek, approx 4 hrs)

 

Day 4- Khullara – Kuari Pass – Khullara (7 km trek, approx 8 hrs)

 

Day 5- Khullara – Joshimath via Karchi (7 km trek, approx 4-5 hrs & 12 km drive)

 

Day 6- Joshimath to Rishikesh (250 km drive, approx 10 hrs)

 

 

Inclusion

 

      1. Accommodation (Camping, Home stay)
      2. Meals while on Trek (Veg + Egg)
      3. All necessary entry fees and permits.
      4. First aid, medical kits and oxygen cylinder:
      5. Mountaineering qualified and professional trek leader, guide, cook and support staff.
      6. Porters / Mule to carry central equipment
      7. Camp fire at camps (If Available)
      8. Achievement certificate after Trek
      9. Gaiters, micro-spikes and rope (if required).
      10. Guide Ratio of Group 1: 10
      11. Tent accommodation on triple sharing basis.
      12. Meals (Day-1 Dinner to Day last Dinner)

         

Exclusion

 

      1. Any kind of personal expenses.
      2. Food during the transit.
      3. Insurance.
      4. Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
      5. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head Price Includes.
      6. Any kind of emergency evacuation charges.

Trek Essentials
Gears on Rent (*This price is for per day)

Basics Gear

Back pack & rain cover(50 – 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
Day pack + rain cover20 – 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
Walking stickAdvisable (At least one)
Head torch1 Nos. (Hand torch would be an alternative)
Water bottle/Hydration pack2 bottles of one litre each People who use hydration pack 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one liter
SnacksEnergy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
Personal Medical KitConsult your doctor

Think about your head

Sun cap1 Nos. (One that covers the neck as well)
Woolen cap1 Nos.
Woolen cap1 Nos.
Balaclava1 Nos.
Neck-gaiters1 Nos.
SunglassesDark with side cover, it should be U/V protected.
People who wear spectacles-
(A)- Use contact lenses. (Not for Chadar trek)
(B)- Photo chromatic glasses.

Be comfy at the trek

Trek pants2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denims, capris)
T-shirts2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
Fleece T-shirts1 Nos.
Fleece jacket1 Nos. (Alternative: a woolen sweater)
Down feather / Hollofil jacket1 Nos.
Wind & waterproof jacket & pant1 Pair
Thermal inners1 Pair
Poncho1 Nos.

Mind your step

Trekking shoes1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
Floaters/flip-flops1 Pair (Optional)
Cotton socks4 pairs
Woolen socks2 pairs
GaitersRaftaar Adventure team will notify you, if required
GumbootsRequired only for Chadar trek

Personal Utilities

Sunscreen creamHand sanitizer
MoisturiserAntibacterial powder
Lip balmToothbrush and toothpaste
Toilet Paper & wipesQuick dry towel

Keep these handy

Waterproof gloves1 Pair
Fleece/woolen gloves1 Pair

 

Booking & Payment Policies

 

    1. You can either make the entire payment at once or pay an amount of Rs.2,000 per person in advance at the time of booking.

    2. The remaining payment to be made when you meet us at the pickup point or you can also pay at the base camp on the first day of the trek.

    3. You can make the payments for the booking via Google Pay, Phone Pay, cash, or bank transfer.

    4. The last date for the booking will be closed 5 days prior to trek departure.

    5. If you have any questions about our packages or would like to discuss them further with us directly, feel free to call us at +91 89795 68292 before making any online bookings.

 

Cancellation Policy

    1. In case of any emergency, or unavoidable circumstance, if you need to cancel the trek or any related activity, make sure to give us a call at +91 89795 68292.

    2. The cancellation fees will be applied beginning on the day we get a call from you regarding withdrawal of the trek, and will be as follows:

      ● Before 30 days: 90% of the total cost will be refunded
      ● Between 20−30 days: 70% of the total cost will be refunded
      ● Between 10−20 days: 50% of the total cost will be refunded
      ● Less than 7 days: No refund will be applicable

    3. Refunds are not valid in case of-

      ● Any unused services such as meals will not be reimbursed for any reason.
      ● If you leave the trek in between after we pick you up from the meeting point.
      ● If a customer is dissatisfied with any of the operator’s services.

Enquire Now


 

Other Terms & Policies

 

    1. Raftaar Adventures reserves the right to alter the order of the daily itinerary without prior notice. It could vary caused by unexpected travel-related events like weather changes, landslides, changes in flight plans, or traffic delays or limitations.

    2. If we cancel the group from our end, owing to any unforeseen circumstances, we will either move the booking to one of our other fixed departure trips or refund the entire payment, excluding any flight costs that are applicable.

    3. Our team takes the highest precautions to ensure the safety of every member throughout any adventure activities. However, in the event of any unforeseen accidents, we will not be held responsible for any harm done or for any fatalities. Moreover, before the trek begins, all members must sign a disclaimer form; otherwise, they will not be permitted to take part in any of the adventure activities.

    4. The trek package will not include and entertain-

      ● No on-demand meals, you will be served with a fixed menu during the trek.
      ● Any kind of alcoholic beverages will not be included in the trek package.
      ● No personal agenda to be fulfilled from the trek staff without permission.

    5. All members must have a valid photo ID such as aadhar card, or voter ID card at all times.

    6. Raftaar Adventures reserves the right to dismiss any member from the trek due to inappropriate behavior, including physical or verbal assault with other members or the trek staff.

Trek Details

6 Days |

12,516 ft |

35 Km

Start: Dehradun

|

End: Dehradun

Moderate

|

Uttarakhand

Fixed Departure Dates
04 November(Open)
11 November(Open)
17 November(Open)
20 November(Open)
25 November(Open)
28 November(Open)
30 November(Open)
02 December(Open)
05 December(Open)
08 December(Open)
10 December(Open)
15 December(Open)
16 December(Open)
18 December(Open)
20 December(Open)
22 December(Open)
23 December(Open)
24 December(Open)
25 December(Open)
26 December(Open)
27 December(Open)
28 December(Open)
29 December(Open)
30 December(Open)
01 January(Open)
02 January(Open)
05 January(Open)
07 January(Open)
12 January(Open)
14 January(Open)
18 January(Open)
20 January(Open)
25 January(Open)
03 February(Open)
10 February(Open)
15 February(Open)
17 February(Open)
24 February(Open)
25 February(Open)
28 February(Open)
05 March(Open)
06 March(Open)
10 March(Open)
12 March(Open)
18 March(Open)
25 March(Open)
29 March(Open)
30 March(Open)
Gears on Rent

*This price is for per day

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Inclusion

  1. Accommodation (Camping, Home stay)
  2. Meals while on Trek (Veg + Egg)
  3. All necessary entry fees and permits.
  4. First aid, medical kits and oxyger cylinder:
  5. Mountaineering qualified and professional trek leader, guide, cook and support staff.
  6. Porters / Mule to carry central equipment.
  7. Camp fire at camps (If Available)
  8. Achievement certificate after Trek
  9. Gaiters, micro-spikes and rope (if required).
  10. Guide Ratio of Group 1: 10
  11. Tent accommodation on triple sharing basis.
  12. Meals (Day-1 Dinner to Day last Dinner)

Exclusion

  •  Any kind of personal expenses.
  •  Food during the transit.
  •  Insurance.
  •  Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
  •  Anything not specifically mentioned under the head Price Includes.
  •  Any kind of emergency evacuation charges.
Trek Essentials
Gears on Rent (*This price is for per day)

Basics Gear

Back pack & rain cover (50 - 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
Day pack + rain cover 20 - 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
Walking stick Advisable (At least one)
Head torch 1 Nos. (Hand torch would be an alternative)
Water bottle/Hydration pack 2 bottles of one litre each People who use hydration pack 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one liter
Snacks Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
Personal Medical Kit Consult your doctor

Think about your head

Sun cap 1 Nos. (One that covers the neck as well)
Woolen cap 1 Nos.
Woolen cap 1 Nos.
Balaclava 1 Nos.
Neck-gaiters 1 Nos.
Sunglasses Dark with side cover, it should be U/V protected.
People who wear spectacles-
(A)- Use contact lenses. (Not for Chadar trek)
(B)- Photo chromatic glasses.

Be comfy at the trek

Trek pants 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denims, capris)
T-shirts 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
Fleece T-shirts 1 Nos.
Fleece jacket 1 Nos. (Alternative: a woolen sweater)
Down feather / Hollofil jacket 1 Nos.
Wind & waterproof jacket & pant 1 Pair
Thermal inners 1 Pair
Poncho 1 Nos.

Mind your step

Trekking shoes 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
Floaters/flip-flops 1 Pair (Optional)
Cotton socks 4 pairs
Woolen socks 2 pairs
Gaiters Raftaar Adventure team will notify you, if required
Gumboots Required only for Chadar trek

Personal Utilities

Sunscreen cream Hand sanitizer
Moisturiser Antibacterial powder
Lip balm Toothbrush and toothpaste
Toilet Paper & wipes Quick dry towel

Keep these handy

Waterproof gloves 1 Pair
Fleece/woolen gloves 1 Pair

Booking & Payment Policies

  1. You can either make the entire payment at once or pay an amount of Rs.2,000 per person in advance at the time of booking.
  2. The remaining payment to be made when you meet us at the pickup point or you can also pay at the base camp on the first day of the trek.
  3. You can make the payments for the booking via Google Pay, Phone Pay, cash, or bank transfer.
  4. The last date for the booking will be closed 5 days prior to trek departure.
  5. If you have any questions about our packages or would like to discuss them further with us directly, feel free to call us at +91 89795 68292 before making any online bookings.

Cancellation Policy

  1. In case of any emergency, or unavoidable circumstance, if you need to cancel the trek or any related activity, make sure to give us a call at +91 89795 68292.
  2. The cancellation fees will be applied beginning on the day we get a call from you regarding withdrawal of the trek, and will be as follows:
    ● Before 30 days: 90% of the total cost will be refunded
    ● Between 20−30 days: 70% of the total cost will be refunded
    ● Between 10−20 days: 50% of the total cost will be refunded
    ● Less than 7 days: No refund will be applicable
  3. Refunds are not valid in case of-
    ● Any unused services such as meals will not be reimbursed for any reason.
    ● If you leave the trek in between after we pick you up from the meeting point.
    ● If a customer is dissatisfied with any of the operator's services.

No Accordion Found

Enquire Now


Other Terms & Policies

  1. Raftaar Adventures reserves the right to alter the order of the daily itinerary without prior notice. It could vary caused by unexpected travel-related events like weather changes, landslides, changes in flight plans, or traffic delays or limitations.
  2. If we cancel the group from our end, owing to any unforeseen circumstances, we will either move the booking to one of our other fixed departure trips or refund the entire payment, excluding any flight costs that are applicable.
  3. Our team takes the highest precautions to ensure the safety of every member throughout any adventure activities. However, in the event of any unforeseen accidents, we will not be held responsible for any harm done or for any fatalities. Moreover, before the trek begins, all members must sign a disclaimer form; otherwise, they will not be permitted to take part in any of the adventure activities.
  4. The trek package will not include and entertain-
    ● No on-demand meals, you will be served with a fixed menu during the trek.
    ● Any kind of alcoholic beverages will not be included in the trek package.
    ● No personal agenda to be fulfilled from the trek staff without permission.
  5. All members must have a valid photo ID such as aadhar card, or voter ID card at all times.
  6. Raftaar Adventures reserves the right to dismiss any member from the trek due to inappropriate behavior, including physical or verbal assault with other members or the trek staff.

 

Day 1: Rishikesh to Joshimath (250 km drive, approx 10 hrs)

 

Day 2: Joshimath - Karchi - Akhorgetta (12 km drive, 4 km trek, approx 4 hrs)

 

Day 3: Akhorgetta to Khullara (3 km trek, approx 4 hrs)

 

Day 4: Khullara - Kuari Pass - Khullara (7 km trek, approx 8 hrs)

 

Day 5: Khullara - Joshimath via Karchi (7 km trek, approx 4-5 hrs & 12 km drive)

 

Day 6: Joshimath to Rishikesh (250 km drive, approx 10 hrs)

 

Inclusion

  1. Accommodation (Camping, Home stay)
  2. Meals while on Trek (Veg + Egg)
  3. All necessary entry fees and permits.
  4. First aid, medical kits and oxyger cylinder:
  5. Mountaineering qualified and professional trek leader, guide, cook and support staff.
  6. Porters / Mule to carry central equipment.
  7. Camp fire at camps (If Available)
  8. Achievement certificate after Trek
  9. Gaiters, micro-spikes and rope (if required).
  10. Guide Ratio of Group 1: 10
  11. Tent accommodation on triple sharing basis.
  12. Meals (Day-1 Dinner to Day last Dinner)

Exclusion

  •  Any kind of personal expenses.
  •  Food during the transit.
  •  Insurance.
  •  Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
  •  Anything not specifically mentioned under the head Price Includes.
  •  Any kind of emergency evacuation charges.
Trek Essentials
Gears on Rent (*This price is for per day)

Basics Gear

Back pack & rain cover (50 - 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
Day pack + rain cover 20 - 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
Walking stick Advisable (At least one)
Head torch 1 Nos. (Hand torch would be an alternative)
Water bottle/Hydration pack 2 bottles of one litre each People who use hydration pack 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one liter
Snacks Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
Personal Medical Kit Consult your doctor

Think about your head

Sun cap 1 Nos. (One that covers the neck as well)
Woolen cap 1 Nos.
Woolen cap 1 Nos.
Balaclava 1 Nos.
Neck-gaiters 1 Nos.
Sunglasses Dark with side cover, it should be U/V protected.
People who wear spectacles-
(A)- Use contact lenses. (Not for Chadar trek)
(B)- Photo chromatic glasses.

Be comfy at the trek

Trek pants 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denims, capris)
T-shirts 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
Fleece T-shirts 1 Nos.
Fleece jacket 1 Nos. (Alternative: a woolen sweater)
Down feather / Hollofil jacket 1 Nos.
Wind & waterproof jacket & pant 1 Pair
Thermal inners 1 Pair
Poncho 1 Nos.

Mind your step

Trekking shoes 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
Floaters/flip-flops 1 Pair (Optional)
Cotton socks 4 pairs
Woolen socks 2 pairs
Gaiters Raftaar Adventure team will notify you, if required
Gumboots Required only for Chadar trek

Personal Utilities

Sunscreen cream Hand sanitizer
Moisturiser Antibacterial powder
Lip balm Toothbrush and toothpaste
Toilet Paper & wipes Quick dry towel

Keep these handy

Waterproof gloves 1 Pair
Fleece/woolen gloves 1 Pair

Booking & Payment Policies

  1. You can either make the entire payment at once or pay an amount of Rs.2,000 per person in advance at the time of booking.
  2. The remaining payment to be made when you meet us at the pickup point or you can also pay at the base camp on the first day of the trek.
  3. You can make the payments for the booking via Google Pay, Phone Pay, cash, or bank transfer.
  4. The last date for the booking will be closed 5 days prior to trek departure.
  5. If you have any questions about our packages or would like to discuss them further with us directly, feel free to call us at +91 89795 68292 before making any online bookings.

Cancellation Policy

  1. In case of any emergency, or unavoidable circumstance, if you need to cancel the trek or any related activity, make sure to give us a call at +91 89795 68292.
  2. The cancellation fees will be applied beginning on the day we get a call from you regarding withdrawal of the trek, and will be as follows:
    ● Before 30 days: 90% of the total cost will be refunded
    ● Between 20−30 days: 70% of the total cost will be refunded
    ● Between 10−20 days: 50% of the total cost will be refunded
    ● Less than 7 days: No refund will be applicable
  3. Refunds are not valid in case of-
    ● Any unused services such as meals will not be reimbursed for any reason.
    ● If you leave the trek in between after we pick you up from the meeting point.
    ● If a customer is dissatisfied with any of the operator's services.

No Accordion Found

Enquire Now


Other Terms & Policies

  1. Raftaar Adventures reserves the right to alter the order of the daily itinerary without prior notice. It could vary caused by unexpected travel-related events like weather changes, landslides, changes in flight plans, or traffic delays or limitations.
  2. If we cancel the group from our end, owing to any unforeseen circumstances, we will either move the booking to one of our other fixed departure trips or refund the entire payment, excluding any flight costs that are applicable.
  3. Our team takes the highest precautions to ensure the safety of every member throughout any adventure activities. However, in the event of any unforeseen accidents, we will not be held responsible for any harm done or for any fatalities. Moreover, before the trek begins, all members must sign a disclaimer form; otherwise, they will not be permitted to take part in any of the adventure activities.
  4. The trek package will not include and entertain-
    ● No on-demand meals, you will be served with a fixed menu during the trek.
    ● Any kind of alcoholic beverages will not be included in the trek package.
    ● No personal agenda to be fulfilled from the trek staff without permission.
  5. All members must have a valid photo ID such as aadhar card, or voter ID card at all times.
  6. Raftaar Adventures reserves the right to dismiss any member from the trek due to inappropriate behavior, including physical or verbal assault with other members or the trek staff.

Trek Details

6 Days |

12,516 ft |

35 Km

Start: Dehradun

|

End: Dehradun

Moderate

|

Uttarakhand

Fixed Departure Dates
02 September(Open)
03 September(Open)
04 September(Open)
09 September(Open)
10 September(Open)
11 September(Open)
23 September(Open)
24 September(Open)
25 September(Open)
30 September(Open)
01 October(Open)
02 October(Open)
07 October(Open)
08 October(Open)
09 October(Open)
21 October(Open)
22 October(Open)
23 October(Open)
28 October(Open)
29 October(Open)
30 October(Open)
Gears on Rent

*This price is for per day

Send me detailed itinerary