7 Days

Treknical Details

  • Rishikesh
  • 15,150 ft
  • Mid February - April
  • Difficult | Level 1
  • 36 km
  • All Meals Included
  • 10
  • 65


Pangarchulla Peak, a haven for trekkers, awaits your discovery on an unforgettable adventure. Nestled in Uttarakhand’s Garhwal region, it beckons with the promise of a dreamlike experience amidst the grandeur of the Himalayas, a true haven for both nature enthusiasts and thrill-seekers.

Setting out from the scenic town of Joshimath, celebrated for its spiritual significance and natural splendor, your journey commences. As you ascend, nature’s spectacle unfolds before you – snow-draped peaks, meadows of verdant allure, and forests that seem enchanted.

The pinnacle of this trek is none other than the Pangarchulla summit itself, standing tall and offering vistas that stretch to embrace Nanda Devi, Dronagiri, Chaukhamba, and a symphony of surrounding peaks. The exhilaration of conquering this majestic peak is an emotion beyond compare.

Spanning 6 days, the path leads you through quaint villages, along pristine rivers, and into the embrace of rhododendron forests that seem straight out of a fairy tale. This journey strikes a perfect equilibrium between adrenaline and tranquility, extending an opportunity to connect with nature in its rawest form.

Whether you’re a seasoned trekker or stepping into this world for the first time, Pangarchulla Peak guarantees an extraordinary escapade. So, fasten your boots, pack your bags, and brace yourself for an indelible adventure in the embrace of the Himalayas. Allow Pangarchulla Peak to usher you into a realm of memories and encounters with nature’s grandeur that will linger for a lifetime.

Trek Highlights

  • Trek to Gulling Top from Tugashi village, and be awestruck by the grandeur of the surrounding mountains
  • Traverse through forested trails on your way from Gulling Top to Camp II, immersing in the wilderness
  • Acclimatize and trek to Kuari Pass via Khullara, then return to Camp I for a well-deserved rest
  • Reach the majestic Pangarchulla Summit via Khullara from Camp I, and experience the thrill of conquering the peak
  • Head back to Tugashi Village from Camp I, and drive to Pipalkoti, marking the last day of the trekking journey


Altitude: Pipalkoti – 6,200 ft
Rishikesh to Pipalkoti: 10 hours (252 km) by taxi

Arrive in Rishikesh, the vibrant hub of spirituality and adventure.

Upon your arrival, we will drive to the picturesque town of Pipalkoti, which marks the beginning of our thrilling Pangarchulla Peak trek.

Get ready to be mesmerized by the enchanting landscapes and serene surroundings.

Prepare for the upcoming adventure as you settle into your accommodation in Pipalkoti.

Get briefed about the trek, safety measures, and the incredible experiences that lie ahead.

Altitude: Gulling Top – 9,000 ft
Pipalkoti to Tugasi Village: 1 hour (15 km) by taxi
Pipalkoti to Gulling Top: 2 hours (3 km) by trek

Begin the day with a hearty breakfast and drive to Tugasi village, where the real adventure begins.

Trek through picturesque trails, immersing yourself in the beauty of the Garhwal Himalayas.

Capture mesmerizing vistas of snow-capped peaks and lush valleys from Gulling Top.Witness the serenity of Tugasi village and its unique cultural nuances.

Set up camp and indulge in delicious meals, savoring the flavors amidst nature’s grandeur.

Altitude: Camp 1 – 11,000 ft
Gulling Top to Camp 1: 5 hours (6 km) by trek

Begin the day with a nutritious breakfast and set off from Gulling Top to Camp II.

Traverse through dense and captivating forests, creating an ethereal atmosphere.

Discover the wonders of nature as you encounter a diverse range of flora and fauna.

Feel the invigorating mountain air and the cool shade of the forest canopy.

Reach Camp II and take in the breathtaking surroundings, a perfect spot to relax and rejuvenate.

Altitude: Kuari Pass – 12,500 ft
Altitude: Khullara – 12,200 ftC
amp 1 to Kuari Pass via Khullara and Back to Camp 1: 6 hours (8 km) by trek

Begin the day with a hearty breakfast at Camp I before heading to Kuari Pass via Khullara.

Marvel at the breathtaking views of the snow-clad peaks that surround the trail.

Experience the beauty of the Khullara meadows, a paradise for nature lovers and photographers.

Enjoy the acclimatization walk, an essential step in preparing for the peak ascent.

Return to Camp I and cherish the memories of the day’s adventure.

Altitude: Pangarchulla Summit – 15,150 ftC
amp 1 to Pangarchulla Summit and Back to Camp 1: 11 hours (14 km) by trek

Rise early to start the summit day trek from Camp I to Pangarchulla Summit via Khullara.

Witness the first rays of the sun illuminating the snow-capped peaks, creating a surreal atmosphere.

Experience a mix of excitement and achievement as you reach the summit, offering stunning 360-degree views.

Capture memorable moments with fellow trekkers against the backdrop of the Himalayas.

Descend back to Camp I with a sense of accomplishment and unforgettable memories.

Altitude: Tugasi Village – 6,200 ft
Camp I to Tugasi Village: 5 hours (5 km) by trek
Tugasi Village to Pipalkoti: 2 hours (30 km) by taxi

Bid adieu to snow peaks as you trek 5 km from Camp I to Tugasi Village through village trails and dense forests.

Recharge with packed lunch amidst breathtaking landscapes.

Enjoy a 30 km car ride from Tugasi Village to Pipalkoti as the sun sets, marking your journey’s end.

Arrive at Pipalkoti for a relaxing evening, with tea, debriefing, and dinner.Unwind in a guesthouse, recalling memories of the trek before a peaceful overnight stay.

Refill your bottles with clean water at Tugashi Village to stay refreshed along the way.

Pipalkoti to Rishikesh: 12 hours (252 km) by taxi

Enjoy a hearty breakfast and soak in the serene atmosphere of Pipalkoti before departure.

Capture the final breathtaking views of the mountains and lush valleys during the drive.

Reminisce about the challenging yet rewarding trekking moments with fellow trekkers.

Feel a sense of achievement and fulfillment as you return to Rishikesh.

Depart with a heart full of cherished memories, promising to return to the mountains again.


Trek Inclusions

  • Accommodation during the trek includes stay in base camp and tent stay
  • Accommodation on Triple/Quad sharing basis
  • Supporting Team - cooking staff, local guides, porters etc.
  • Supporting Gears for trek- tent, mattress, sleeping bag, toilet tent, crampons/micro spikes, and gaiters (as required)
  • Entry Permit Fee, Forest Fee, Camp Fee, and Guide Fee
  • Best Quality vegetarian food for breakfast, lunch, evening snacks, and dinner
  • Trekking with an experienced, english-speaking, and government-licensed trek guide and assistant trek guide
  • Mountaineering qualified & professional trek leaders
  • Certified First Aid assistance
  • Oxygen Cylinder (All Campsite and Trek leader)All government, local taxes, and service charges
  • INR 300 Travaura Cash
  • 24*7 Chat Assistance
  • Dedicated Customer Care Representative
  • 5% GST
  • Travaura Goodies
  • Your contribution toward nature (We promote sustainable tourism and thus dedicate a part of your trek charge towards amelioration of nature and its resources)v

Trek Exclusions

  • Tips for guide, chef, porter, etc (calculated per person)
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Offloading Charges
  • Local sightseeing and entrance fee, camera fee, etc
  • Extra meals apart from inclusions
  • Any other expenses incurred apart from inclusions
  • All personal, medical, evacuation, and emergency expenses like extra day stay or vehicle charges due to delays, landslides, and evacuation.
  • Any early return travel costs or accommodation except for the days as per the itinerary.
  • Any expenses for medical treatment of injury or accident before, during, or after the trek
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

Packing List

Before heading off on any trek, it is essential to make sure you have all the necessary gear and equipment. This packing list will help make sure you have everything you need for a successful and enjoyable trip.

Hiking pants or trousers
Shorts (for warmer days)
T-shirts (preferably moisture-wicking)
Fleece jacket or pullover
Waterproof and windproof jacket
Warm hat and gloves
Hiking boots (with good ankle support)
Socks (preferably wool or moisture-wicking)
Sandals or comfortable shoes (for when you’re not trekking)

Backpack (with rain cover)​
Trekking poles
Headlamp or flashlight (with extra batteries)
Sunglasses (with UV protection)
Sunscreen (with high SPF)
Water bottle or hydration system
Personal first aid kit (with basic medications, bandages, and blister pads)
Trekking map or guidebook
Whistle (for emergency situations)
Multi-tool or knife
Plastic bags (for trash and dirty clothes)

Optional Gear:
Camera and spare batteries
Portable charger for electronic devices
Insect repellent
Quick-drying towel
Earplugs (for sleeping)
Buff or scarf (for protection against dust and wind)
Portable water filter or purifier (in case of emergency)

Note: Keep in mind that you will have to carry all of your gear yourself during the trek, so it’s important to pack light and only bring what is necessary. It’s also a good idea to check the weather forecast and trail conditions before you leave to ensure that you have the appropriate gear and clothing for the conditions you will encounter.

Treknical Details

  • Rishikesh
  • 15,150 ft
  • Mid February - April
  • Difficult | Level 1
  • 36 km
  • All Meals Included
  • 10
  • 65