Vasukital Trek Embrace Alpine Splendor: Vasukital Trek

The Vasukital Trek in Uttarakhand, India, is a captivating and

scenic adventure that takes you to the serene glacial lake of

Vasukital. Tucked away in the Garhwal Himalayas, this trek

offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, high-altitude

landscapes, and a sense of tranquility.


Starting from the holy town of Badrinath, the trek follows a

moderately challenging trail that winds through picturesque

valleys, lush forests, and cascading waterfalls. As you ascend

higher, you'll be rewarded with breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, including Chaukhamba, Neelkanth, and Balakun.


The highlight of the Vasukital Trek is reaching the enchanting Vasukital Lake, situated at an altitude of approximately 4,950 meters. Surrounded by towering mountains and pristine wilderness, the lake reflects the serene beauty of its surroundings, creating a mesmerizing atmosphere. It is believed to be the bathing place of Lord Vishnu, according to Hindu mythology.


Throughout the trek, you'll encounter diverse flora and fauna, including rhododendron forests, alpine meadows, and occasional sightings of Himalayan wildlife. The trail also offers glimpses into the local culture and traditional way of life of the mountain communities.


The best time to undertake the Vasukital Trek is during the summer months of May to June and the autumn months of September to October. The weather during these periods is generally favorable, with clear skies and pleasant temperatures. It is recommended to have prior trekking experience and be physically fit to tackle the varying terrain.

How to Reach? Inclusions during the Treks Exclusions during the Treks NOTE:-

You have to reach Gangotri either from Dehradun or Rishikesh. From Gangotri onwards, you will be meeting our trek guides and hence forth you will be moving forward in the trek with them.

Tata sumo traveler vehicles are available at both Dehradun and rishikesh and the charges are minimal. A part from those buses are also available to Gangotri which will lead you from both Dehradun and Rishikesh.

All types of Permits and forest Permissions.

Camping Permissions.

Tents, Sleeping Bags, Kitchen Tents, Toilet Tents.





Tea & Coffee


Professional Trek Guides, along with cook staff as well as Supporting Staff

First Aid Medical Emergency Kit

Mules and Potter to carry your Luggages.

Personal Potter or Mules not available

Personal or specified medicines will not be available

External transportation fees will not be included in the package

Any kind of emergency evacuation charges are not included


Food during the transit

Any kind of personal expenses are not included

We can arrange transportation for the guest but the charges should be paid directly to the driver by the guest.

During the treks, stay will be in Tents Itself.

Home stays are available in Raithal and Agoda.

Trek Distance
Suitable for
Apprx. 32km
8 Nights & 9 Days
Maximum 16,500ft.
Easy to Moderate
12+ ages
Itinerary Day 1: Dehradun to Gangotri Day 2: Gangotri to Chidbasa Day 3: Chidbasa to Bhojbasa Day 4: Bhojbasa to Tapovan Day 5: Tapovan to Nandanvan Day 6: Nandanvan to Vasukital and back to Nandanvan Day 7: Nandanvan to Bhojbasa Day 8: Bhojbasa to Gangotri and Departure
Round trail. Trek starts and ends in Gangotri. Gangotri is 240kms from Dehradun and 230kms from Rishikesh. Buses are available from Dehradun/Rishikesh.
Dehradun and Rishikesh is the nearest railway station. Jolly grant Airport is the nearest Airport.
Summer and autumn are the best seasons for this trek. Summer Trek starts from mid may to June. Autumn Trek starts from mid September to october.
Services are available from Gangotri to Gangotri.
Camping tents available while trekking. Hotels also available as per conditions and availabality.

Pulse rate at rest must be in between (60 to 90 beats per minute).

Blood Pressure Reading must be in between (DIASTOLIC 75 - 85, SYSTOLIC 100 - 130 mm Hg).

Respiratory rate at rest must be in between (12 to 20 breaths per minute).

Should not have Liver and kidney issues.

Should not have Diabetes Mellitus, Bronchial Asthma, Epilepsy, Heart problems, Very High blood pressure etc.

No pacemaker implant.

People with the Sinus issues please contact to trek coordinator before booking the trek.

If your BMI is not normal, Please contact our Trek coordinator before Trek booking.

Trekkers below 15 years age should have a company of Parent/Gardian.

Trekkers of age between 16 and 18 can come alone with the disclaimer form signed.

Trail Type Rail Head Best Seasons Services Available Stay Health Conditions NOTE:-
Trek essentials

Back Pack with

Rain Cover

Snacks Energy

Bar & Dry Fruits

Thermal Inners

Upper & Lower

Head Torch


Walking Stick



2 full sleeves

Trekking Pants

2 Synthetic

Trekking Shoes

1 pair

Water Bottle

Hydration Pack

Fleece T-shirt


Woolen Gloves

1 pair/person

Cotton Socks

5 pairs

Medical Kit

Consult your Doctor


Winter fluffy

Lip Balm



UV protected

Total Cost
Rs. 24,500
Rs. 23,500 per person

This does not include the

transportation cost form Rail Head

to Base Camps

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