Trip Highlights

The Kashmir Great Lakes Trek is in no need of basic composition. You can draw an introduction to it simply by hearing its name. Kashmir is an awesome spot and on the off chance that you are on a Himalayan trip, you will undoubtedly taste the normal excellence and experience.

Snuggled up comfortably in the midst of the mountains, Kashmir Great Lakes Trek is one more secret gem of Kashmir as it approves of Kashmir's legendary status as paradise on earth. The excellent Alpine and snow-clad mountains will stroll through the ways, and green glades, rough landscapes are there to bound the excursion. Consistently is a 360° scene of wild, rough mountains, moving knolls, and turquoise snow-capped lakes and you get more than seven of these lakes and five totally different valleys to investigate! The area of this journey, as self-evident, is Kashmir, otherwise called the heaven of the earth. The journey span computes around 7-9 days and this trip is regularly evaluated as moderate concerning the traveling difficulties. The height circles around 13000 feet and the distance ways roughly 63 km. On such a satisfying trip you will adapt so much find out about yourself in a trifecta – truly, intellectually, and inwardly. For a traveler, nothing can substitute and set him up for those foremost and clashing feelings that whether his body will take such a great deal strain and if he will make it. Be that as it may, the delight of arriving at the objective is self-evident. This journey will consistently be a glad and an esteeming journey for the travelers that proves to be useful with a couple of arrangements.

Trek Overview

Region:- Kashmir

Duration:- 8 Days

Grade:- Moderate to Difficult

 Altitude:- 13,750 ft.

 Approx trekking:- 72 km.

Itinerary

Day 1:- Arrival from Shrinagar to  Sonmarg (Altitude: 7,800 ft - 4 hours drive)

:- Reach Srinagar, meet our representative and proceed towards Sonmarg

:- On the primary day of the Kashmir Lakes Trek, invest energy in the illusory spot of Srinagar known for its reviving nurseries, lakes, and houseboats.

:- If you wish, you can take a notorious Shikara experience at Dal Lake or wander through Mughal Nurseries that disentangles numerous delights en route.

:- Leave by the evening and be headed to Sonmarg before dinnertime.

:- Spend the time being at a camping area in Sonmarg

Day 2:- Sonmarg to Nichnai via Shekdur (Altitude: 11,500 ft - 6 hours - 11.6 km)

:-  Today will be the primary day of this captivating Kashmir extraordinary lakes journey!

:-  After eating at the guesthouse, start with a 3-4km journey from the Sonamarg and arrive at a side-of-the-road restaurant, from where you can pack up every one of the necessary wares for the day.

:-  Here onwards, the trip will be a progressive one and close by the Sindh River, it will take you through maple and pine woods.

:-  Completing the climb through the woods, you will be remunerated with the dazzling perspectives on the Sonamarg Valley and pictorial streams.

:-  Here onwards, the trip will slip down and will take you to the snow-shrouded Shekdur Reach.

:-  Relax around the area for some time before you begin traveling towards the Nichnai, which is situated around 11,500ft above ocean level.

:-  Upon appearance in Nichnai, registration into the campground.

:-  Dinner and overnight stay in the camp.

Day 3 Nichnai to Vishansar Lake (Altitude: 12,000 ft - 6 hours - 13.5 km)

Beginning promptly in the first part of the day, around 08:00 AM, awaken to the picturesque perspectives and start the journey towards the Nichnai Pass and partake in the dazzling perspectives on the lavish valleys and the immaculate excellence of the district.

 :- Hereafter, get the stream and keep climbing through the banks of the waterway and show up at the Nichnai Pass or the Vishansar Berry.

 :-  Arriving at the pass, which is found 13,500m above ocean level, witness, and partake in the fastidious magnificence of the pass and the snow-shrouded tops surrounding it.

 :-  Hereafter, the journey will go through a precarious slip and will lead you to a pictorial glade of beautiful blossoms; while on Kashmire Great lakes journey, you can likewise get looks at a course that at last joins a stream.

 :-  Here onwards, proceed with the climb and after showing up at a level valley, proceed towards its end and show up at the camping area. Looking on the left of this path, you can likewise observe enrapturing perspectives on the Himalayan Range and the Vishansar Lake

 :-  Overnight stay in the camp at Vishansar Lake.

Day 4:- Stay in Vishansar and Rest for the Day

:- This day of the Lakes in Kashmir Trek would be a light one as you adapt yourself to the climate.

:-  Rest and overnight stay at Vishansar.

Day 5 Vishansar to Gadsar (Altitude - 13,800 ft - 5 hours - 16 km)

 :-  Wake up, this cold morning, witness the Kishansar Peak projecting its appearance on the sky blue lake waters.

:- Start the journey for the day towards the lakeside and arrive at the Kishansar Peak, which is arranged around 500ft over the campground.

 :- Here onwards, rise to the opposite side of the water supply. The trip here contains both simple and extreme landscapes.

 :-  Later piece of the day, journey towards the Kishansar Lake lastly make it to the Gadsar Pass that is roosted at a stature of 13,800ft and is the most elevated place of this trip.

 :- From the pass, go through an elegant glade and a portion of the pictorial lakes; Yamsar is one of these lakes.

 :-  From here, proceed with the drop, and in the wake of intersection Iris, arrive at the Gadsar Lake. A pleasant lake, it is decorated with the staggering excellence of outlandish blossoms and snow on both sides.

 :-Arriving at the lakeside, report to the closest Army Camp, and complete the conventions of getting consent to pass Gadsar; ID verifications are an absolute necessity for this.

 :-  Overnight stay at Gadsar Lake.


Day 6:- Gadsar to Satsar | (Altitude: 12,000 ft - 6 hours - 11.3 km)

:- Your day will start with a stroll from the military camp towards the stream.

:-  Brace yourself for changing landscapes from very steep, level, and even land. Enjoy a short reprieve at Maengandob which is bordered by mountains.

 :- Reach the first of Satsar lakes, which is a gathering of seven unique lakes, and follow something very similar methodology of yesterday with the military authorities and set camps close to the strange first pool of Satsar.

:- Overnight stay at Satsar.

Day 7 Satsar to Gangabal Twin Lakes (Altitude - 11,500 ft - 6 hours - 9 km)

:-  A genuine trial of type, this is the day when you should push your physical and mental limits!

:-  Trudge through rocks and stones ridden territory, pass the remainder of the Satsar lakes, and start climbing downwards for 30 minutes till you show up at the woodland line.

:-  Here onwards, begin rising vertical and arrive at an elevation of 13,400ft; during this trip, you can observe a few edges at various statures and the curious Gujjar cabins too.

:- From the culmination, you can likewise observe the intriguing perspectives on the twin lakes: Gangabal and Nundkol, which are associated with one another by a pleasant stream and are known for trout-fishing.

:-  Post this; journey across a sharp and rough path and make it to a sputtering stream, passing which, you will arrive at a rich knoll that approaches towards the Nundkol Lake, which is additionally a mainstream end of the week escape among local people.

:- Trekking for around a short way from Nundkol Lake, you will at long last show up at Gangabal Lake, furthermore, by intersection the scaffold across the lake; you will show up at the campground.

:- Dinner and overnight stay in the camp.


Day 8 Gangabal - Naranag and back to Kashmir (Altitude - 7,450 ft )

 :-  On your last day of the Kashmir Great Lake Trek, start from the Gangabal camp, babble verdant land dabbed with yellow blossoms and pine timberland.

:-  Descend are arrive at Naranag, the last leg of your journey. Arrive at Naranag Village in Ganderbal Region. On the off chance that you wish, you can visit Naranag Temple.

:- Be driven back to Srinagar with brilliant recollections.

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