Alpine Lakes Trek

Alpine Lakes Trek

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Srinagar

  • Arrive at Srinagar International Airport.
  • Transfer to your hotel in Srinagar.
  • Spend the day exploring the beautiful Mughal Gardens and taking a shikara ride on Dal Lake.
  • Overnight stay in Srinagar.

Day 2: Srinagar to Sonamarg

  • After breakfast, drive from Srinagar to Sonamarg (approximately 3 hours).
  • Enjoy the scenic beauty of Sonamarg, also known as the "Meadow of Gold."
  • Acclimatize to the altitude and relax for the rest of the day.
  • Overnight stay in Sonamarg.

Day 3: Sonamarg to Nichnai

  • Start your trek from Sonamarg to Nichnai (approximately 5-6 hours).
  • Pass through dense forests, meadows, and streams.
  • Set up camp at Nichnai and enjoy the serene surroundings.
  • Overnight camping at Nichnai.

Day 4: Nichnai to Vishansar Lake

  • Today's trek takes you from Nichnai to the stunning Vishansar Lake (approximately 6-7 hours).
  • Traverse the Nichnai Pass and enjoy breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains.
  • Reach Vishansar Lake and camp near its shores.
  • Overnight camping at Vishansar Lake.

Day 5: Explore Vishansar and Kishansar Lakes

  • Spend the day exploring the enchanting Vishansar and Kishansar Lakes.
  • Enjoy the serene atmosphere, take photographs, and relax amidst nature.
  • Overnight camping near Vishansar Lake.

Day 6: Vishansar Lake to Gadsar

  • Today's trek takes you from Vishansar Lake to Gadsar (approximately 6-7 hours).
  • Trek through picturesque meadows, rocky terrain, and stunning landscapes.
  • Reach Gadsar, known for its beautiful alpine flowers.
  • Overnight camping at Gadsar.

Day 7: Gadsar to Gangabal Twin Lakes

  • Trek from Gadsar to Gangabal Twin Lakes (approximately 6-7 hours).
  • Pass through beautiful meadows, streams, and shepherd huts.
  • Enjoy the breathtaking views of Mount Haramukh.
  • Camp near the Gangabal Lakes and soak in the natural beauty.
  • Overnight camping near Gangabal Twin Lakes.

Day 8: Gangabal Twin Lakes to Naranag

  • Trek from Gangabal Twin Lakes to Naranag (approximately 5-6 hours).
  • Descend through pine forests and meadows.
  • Arrive at Naranag and explore the ancient archaeological site.
  • Overnight stay in Naranag.

Day 9: Naranag to Srinagar

  • After breakfast, drive back to Srinagar (approximately 2-3 hours).
  • Visit the famous Shankaracharya Temple and enjoy shopping for souvenirs in the local markets.
  • Overnight stay in Srinagar.

Day 10: Departure

  • Transfer to Srinagar International Airport for your departure.