Overview

The Pass is perched at 15250 ft in the surreal Himalayan mountain range of Himachal Pradesh. The trek is surrounded by the small hamlets from Dehradun of Uttrakhand to Shimla of Himachal Pradesh, which gives the reason to explore its local culture beauty. You will be greeted with stunning scenery such as cascades, verdant glacial meadows, the snow bridges are something incredible to cross, snow-kissed mountains, charming hamlets, big rivers, hanging villages, terrific forests, hundreds of waterfalls, and an exhilarating pass crossing as a whole, Rupin Pass Trek is a complete experiential trek to do.

Region

Himachal

Total Trekking

41 Kms.

Grade

Moderate to Difficult

Altitude

15,350 Ft.

Days/Night

7 Days.

Minimum Age

12 Years.

Temperature

May — June (15C to 20C and night 7C to2C) Sept — Oct (15C to 10C and night 5C to -5C).

Best Season

Pre Monsoon Season:— May first week to June end and post monsoon Season:- September 2nd week to Nov first week.

Itineary

Day 1 : Shimla to Bawta

  • 166 Km Drive to Sankri through the Mussoorie.
  • Visit the Kempty Falls, 15 km from Mussoorie.
  • Continue the drive towards Purola, which is located at a height of 1,524 mtr. Situated in the thick of rich forest area and wildlife, especially the endangered snow leopard, it is also known as the ‘Gate to Har Ki Dun’.
  • Overnight stay at rest house/tent.

Day 2 : Bawta to Jakha

  • Sankari has awesome and spectacular views of the forest land and the valley
  • Start the Trek to Taluka along with the Rupin River.
  • Reach Taluka, a small village that sits at 1,900 mtr, boasting of intoxicating wild roses, lush deodars and rich flora.
  • Overnight stay will be in rest house/tents, there is also provision of sacks

Day 3 : Jakha to Dandreyash Thatch

  • The Path from Taluka ti Osla is great, with interesting downturns and climbs, finally straightening out on the left side of the valley, merging into some beautiful forest area. Enjoy poetic chestnut, willow and walnut trees, all the way up to Gangar Village.
  • Proceed towards the Seema campsite that lies opposite to Osla Village
  • Overnight stay in rest house/tents.

Day 4 : Dandreyash Thatch to Upper Waterfall

  • From Seema, proceed to the valley, crossing a hanging bridge over Rupin River. Later, ascend through pictorial fields, lush coniferous plants and beautiful meadows till you reach Kalkatti Dhar
  • A ridge that will give a vantage point to view Har ki Dun, you have to cross picturesque streams, meadows and serene valleys to reach the basecamp in Har Ki Dun. While advancing towards the campsite, one can expect an initial gradual climb with steep stretches in between
  • overnight stay in the camp beside the stream.

Day 5 : Upper Waterfall to Ronti Gad, cross Rupin Pass

  • This day is all about exploring the immaculate beauty of Har Ki Dun. After breakfast, get set to hike around the campsite and explore the reasons of the valley being called as 'Valley of the Gods'.
  • After visiting the beautiful Morinda Lake, which is about 3km from Har ki Dun, head to Jaundhar glacier, located about 10 km away and then return to camp
  • Overnight stay in the camp.

Day 6 : Rest / Acclimatization / Buffer day

  • 3 to 4 hours trek back to Osla, the village where Duryodhana from the Mahabharatha was revered and worshipped.
  • Camping and overnight stay at Osla.

Day 7 : Ronti gad to Sangla & Drive to Shimla

  • This day, expect a long and strenuous climb downwards to Sangla. The trail though is a rewarding one with some spectacular views. Accompanying you is the vision of Kinner Kailash range along with the hamlets of Sangla valley that dot the region. Later on, you will be greeted by Baspa River that meanders in the valley. When at Sangla
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Shimla to Shimla
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Departure Dates

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Day 1: - Shimla to Bawta
Day 2: - Bawta to Jakha
Day 3: - Jakha to Dandreyash Thatch
Day 4: - Dandreyash Thatch to Upper Waterfall
Day 5: - Upper Waterfall to Ronti Gad, cross Rupin Pass
Day 6: - Rest / Acclimatization / Buffer day
Day 7: - Ronti gad to Sangla & Drive to Shimla

Reporting Information

Reporting Time
Pick-up:- Shimla Old Bus Stand at 6.30 am
On Last Day
Cab leaves from Sangla at 4 pm and reached Shimla by 2 am (please make your hotel booking at Shimla accordingly)

Trek Notes

People with below conditions are not allowed:
  • People suffering from Bronchitis, Asthma, TB, Epilepsy(got faints)
  • High blood pressure or higher BMI.
Chilren should meet below requirements
  • Below 8 years are not allowed
Please note: If you had any medical history, please let us know.

Trek Inclusions/Exclusions

Inclusions


Transport to and from the base camp
The above trek cost includes transport to and from base camp.
Safety equipment
First aid, medical kit, oxygen cylinders, stretchers, Walkie-Talkie etc. will be available at campsite.
Accommodation
Stay is included from Day 1 to Last Day. Tents/Homestays/lodges will be provided. Tripple sharing Accommodation and separate accommodation for girls/ladies will be provided
Meals
All meals from dinner on Day 1 to breakfast at Last day are included. Veg food will be provided during the trek.
Permits/ Forest fees
UTT will arrange trekking permits and forest passes.
Experienced Trek Leader & Team
Qualified trek leaders haing in basic / advanced mountaineering courses certificates/ degrees will assist trek.
Other staff member includes qualified cooks, helpers and porters.

Exclusions


Food during transit to and from the base camp
Food would not be provided during transit and trekkers have to bear the cost at their own.
Mule and Porter charges
Generally we expect trekkers to carry their bag-pack and luggage themselves. For those who wish to use Mule/Porter need to pay Rs 350 per day for same.
Personal Expense
Personal Expense of any kind. The trek cost does not include stay at any location on last day
*Anything apart from inclusions

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