Dodital Lake is recognized as one of the praised and divined place in the country. It is believed that this is the birth place of lord Ganesha. It is a beautiful place in the Garhwal Himalayan region. Dodital is a freshwater lake in Uttarakhand situated at a height of 3,024 metres. To reach Dodital, one may reach Uttarkashi by road and from Uttarkashi, a short jeep ride will take you to Sangam chatti from where the 21 km trek to Dodital begins. This is a mostly gentle trek, with overnight halt options at the village of Agora or Bebra. At Agora, which is 7 km from Sangam chatti, one can stay at one of the private lodges or alternatively, camp at Bebra which is further 2 km away and from there one can start the second leg of the trek. Next day you will reach Dodital via the small village of Manjhi. While passing through this trek trekkers get to see beautiful forest and the eco-friendly atmosphere. At present, this place is considered as the most happening trekking destination. It is encircled by deep green forests and crystal clear water which forces trekkers to visit this place. It also holds the potential for other exciting sports. This is an imperial destination with flawless beauty and equipped with commendable trekking terminals. The trek originates from Haridwar and then 7 hours drive to Sangam Chhatti, trekking starts from here. Besides displaying of nature charm there is pattern of assortment in the culture and landscapes for which this place is known and the enthralling natural surroundings with calm lake it makes an ideal trekking destination and overnight camping. The proximity gives lots of chances to explore Assi Ganga Canyon too. There are secondary treks transferring from Assi Ganga basin to Bhagirathi valley and to the Yamuna valley and vice versa. Explore the beautiful landscapes to revitalize your boring life with the adventurous tour of "Dodital lake trek" via Royal India Travel. We assure you to give all the facilities regarding the trip within your budget. While you are going for this trek, keep in mind that this trek leads to Bhagirathi valley at the altitude of 1350 meters to 4150 meters. You can get several rest houses for the accommodation on the way. Best time to visit this place is between the months of March to November.
Days-1 : Arrive Delhi
After breakfast, drive to the majestic location, covered with picturesque Garhwal beside the Ganges. Enjoy overnight camp by the side of Asi Ganga. Spend night in the shore of the river Ganga and enjoy the lip smacking fresh cooked meal.
Days-2 : Sangamchatti to Agoda Trek 5-6 Hrs Overnight Camp
After breakfast in the morning move to Sangam Chatti, a drive of one hour. Commence trek to Agoda village. The camp will be slight away from that of village Agoda. Overnight stay at camp with meals provided.
Days-3 : Agoda to Dodital
An uphill trek to the mysterious Dodital Lake (3307 m), amidst of the thick forests. Blessed with gorgeous landscape, steps to the steep cliffs surrounded by beauty of nature is an ideal place for the one who like to spend time in between the nature. For night halt tents and forest rest house is being provided as per your convenience.
Days-4 : Dodital
4th day of the trip is for leisure. The surroundings of the place are laced with crystal clear Lake and atmosphere makes the place ideal for your camping. We organize campfire dinner at night, stay in the tents or forest Rest House.
Days-5 : Dodital-Darwa Dhar
Upon climbing the Darwa Dhar Ridge, we will begin the trek for today. Witness the enormous beauty of Yamuna and Ganga river valleys respectively. For night halt tents are available.
Days-6 : Darwa Dhar-midway Camp:
Trekking down towards the Yamuna valley. For night stay, set up camp in between the forest.
Days-7 : Hanuman Chatti-Yamnotri
Get mesmerized in the trek to the source of the river Yamuna; a steady climb to Yamnotri which is around (3185m). Total trek time is of 4-6 hrs and of 10 kms.
Days-8 : Yamnotri-Rishikesh
Proceed by jeep to the Queen of hill station Mussoorie. On the way visit to Lakhamandal, a sightseeing spot can be seen. Overlooking the Doon valley, arrive to the Rishikesh hotel.