Rupin Pass Trek
₹ 15500 (8 person)
8 Days / 7 Nights
Pickup and Drop available from Dehradun (Optional)
Moderate to Difficult
Best Time to Visit
December to March
Pickup to Drop
DehraDun to DehraDun
Overview: Why you should choose this Trek
Rupin Pass Trek is a high altitude trek which starts from Dhaula in Uttarakhand and ends at Sangla. Most part of trek is in Himachal . If you want to experience all the adventure and fun that an high altitude trek throws to its grandeur, then it has to be Rupin Pass trek.
Rupin Pass is an ideal trek for those who love adventure as it offers trek to every type of terrain, be it on snow, rocky terrain, along and through the water streams or meadows. Which start trekking from greener and hot landscapes and move towards and through the coldest of areas over the snow as you reach to the end.
Trek goes through so many attraction like views of waterfalls,villages, bridges, temples and most beautiful views of Kinnaur Kailash Range’s Peaks. Acclimatize by spending extra days in the villages. From Campsites at the base of the pass one can explore the extensive snowfields and glaciers beneath the crest of the Dhaula Dhar. Which make this trek as good and important trekking destination for tourist.
With every step you take, a complete new scenery gets unfolded to you. From Lush green serene mountains to dazzling white snow fields, you have it all in this trek. Very early in your trail you come in close with the Rupin river, stretching its arms into the wide bed below you.
You raise your eyes and with every Himalayan bend you see some spectacular serene beauty. From Hanging villages on the trail ( you get to stay in those villages) to tranquil shepherd trails you have it all.
Brief Trek Itinerary
Day 1: Arrive at Dehradun Railway Station and drive to Dhaula
Day 2: Trek from Dhaula Villge to to Sewa (7 kms, 6 hrs, 6350 ft)
Day 3: Trek from Sewa to Jhaka (9 kms, 8 hrs, 8500ft)
Day 4: Trek from Jhaka to Saruwas Thatch (6 kms, 5 hrs, 11000ft)
Day 5: Trek from Saruwas Thatch to Dhanderas Thatch (5 kms, 4 hrs, 11700ft)
Day 6: Trek from Dhanderas Thatch to Upper Waterfall Campsite (3 hours Steep Trek, 13300 ft)
Day 7: Trek from Upper Waterfall to Ronti Gad via Rupin Pass (10 km, 11 hrs, 15250 ft)
Day 8: Trek from Ronti Gad to Sangla and drive to Shimla (12 kms, 6 hrs, 9000 ft)
Some Important Facts about Rupin Pass:
- Region- Garhwal Himalayas; Dhauladhar range of the Himachal region
- Maximum Altitude- 15,250 feet
- Rupin Pass Trek Difficulty Level- Difficult
- Duration- 7-8 days
- Rupin Pass Trek Distance- 52 km
- Start Point- Dhaula (Dehradun)
- End Point- Sangla (Kinnaur)
- Best Season- May to June and September to October
- Temperatures in these months- Plus 18 degrees maximum to -1 degrees minimum
- Nearest Railway Station– Dehradun Railway Station
- Nearest Airport– Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun
- Network– Dhaula is the last spot where you will network. With increasing altitude, you might not get a network on your cellphones.
- Last ATM– Purola.