Nag Tibba Trek, Uttarakhand
Nag Tibba Trek
Nag Tibba Trek is one of the most popular treks in Uttarakhand, India, that offers a mesmerizing view of the Himalayan ranges. This trek is ideal for both beginners and experienced trekkers, making it a perfect choice for Indian Tours. The trek is named after the Nag Tibba peak, which is located at an altitude of 9,915 feet.
The trek starts from Pantwari, a small village near Dehradun, and takes about 2-3 days to complete. The trail passes through dense forests, meadows, and small villages, providing a unique opportunity to experience the local culture and lifestyle of the region. The trek is moderate in difficulty and requires a good level of physical fitness.
The highlight of the trek is the summit climb to Nag Tibba, which offers a panoramic view of the snow-capped peaks of the Garhwal Himalayas, including Bandarpoonch, Swargarohini, and Kedarnath. The view from the top is breathtaking and makes the trek worth the effort.
The best time to do the Nag Tibba Trek is from October to March when the weather is pleasant, and the skies are clear. The trek can be done throughout the year, but it is advisable to avoid monsoon season as the trail can be slippery and risky.
Indian Tours can arrange for a guided trek to Nag Tibba, which includes accommodation, meals, and transportation from Dehradun. The trek is an excellent way to explore the beauty of Uttarakhand and experience the thrill of trekking in the Himalayas.
In conclusion, Nag Tibba Trek is a must-do trek for all nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts. The trek offers a unique opportunity to experience the local culture, witness the majestic Himalayas, and push yourself out of your comfort zone. Book your trek with Indian Tours and experience the magic of Nag Tibba Trek firsthand.
Quick facts about Nag Tibba Trekking
|Trek Name||Nag Tibba Trek|
|Altitude||9,915 feet (3,025 meters)|
|Trek Duration||2-3 days|
|Best Time to Trek||October to March|
|Starting Point||Pantwari village|
|Trek Highlights||Summit climb to Nag Tibba, panoramic views of the Garhwal Himalayas|
|Accommodation||Tents or guesthouses|
|Guided Trek||Available through tour operators like Indian Tours|
|Physical Fitness Required||Good level of fitness|
|Weather||Pleasant during October to March, avoid monsoon season|
|Local Culture||Experience local culture and lifestyle of the region|
|Recommended Equipment||Good trekking shoes, warm clothing, backpack, water bottle, sunscreen, and sunglasses|
Nag Tibba Trek Weather and Nag Tibba Trek Temperature
Nag Tibba Trek is located in the Uttarakhand region of India and experiences varying weather conditions throughout the year. The best time to do the Nag Tibba Trek is during the winter season, from October to March, when the weather is pleasant and clear, and the temperature ranges from 10°C to 20°C during the day and drops to 0°C to 5°C at night.
During the summer season, from April to June, the temperature can range from 15°C to 25°C during the day, but it can get quite cold at night, with temperatures dropping to 5°C to 10°C. The monsoon season, from July to September, should be avoided as the trail can be slippery and risky due to heavy rainfall. The temperature during this season ranges from 15°C to 20°C during the day and drops to 5°C to 10°C at night.
Things to carry for Nag Tibba Trek
- Good quality trekking shoes with ankle support
- Warm clothes such as thermal wear, fleece jackets, and woolen caps
- Rain jacket and waterproof pants
- Sunscreen, sunglasses, and hat to protect against the sun
- Trekking poles for support
- Water bottle and hydration pack
- Personal toiletries such as toothbrush, toothpaste, and wet wipes
- Torch with extra batteries
- Energy bars and dry fruits for instant energy
- Personal medication if required
- Camera to capture the scenic views
How to reach
By Air: The nearest airport is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, which is well-connected to major cities in India. From the airport, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Pantwari village.
By Train: Dehradun railway station is the nearest railhead, which is well-connected to major cities in India. From the railway station, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Pantwari village.
By Road: Pantwari village is well-connected by road, and you can take a bus or hire a taxi from Dehradun or nearby towns. It takes around 3-4 hours to reach Pantwari village from Dehradun.
Once you reach Pantwari village, you need to start the trek to Nag Tibba summit. You can either go on a self-guided trek or book a guided trek with a tour operator like Indian Tours, who can arrange for transportation, accommodation, and guide for the trek.
Program ( 02 days / 01 nights )
Dehradun - Pantwari
To reach the Nag Tibba Trek starting point at Pantwari village, you need to reach Dehradun first. It is recommended to reach Dehradun in the morning, and the reporting time at ISBT/Prince Chowk Bus stop Dehradun is 7:00 AM. From there, you will be driven to Pantwari village via Mussoorie, and the transport halts at Kempty falls for breakfast.
After reaching Pantwari village via Nainbagh, you can freshen up and have lunch in a hotel before starting the first leg of your trek to Nag Tibba base camp. Upon arrival at the base camp, you will be served with hot tea and snacks followed by a delicious dinner. You will spend the night in camps surrounded by dwarfed hills and vast valleys with numerous glittering hamlets scattered till far among them.
Nag Tibba Summit
The second day of the Nag Tibba Trek starts early in the morning with a mesmerizing view of the surroundings. After having breakfast, you will start your trek to Nag Tibba top at 3084 ft. As you ascend, you will witness stunning views of the Himalayan peaks like Swarga-Rohini, Bandar Poonch, Kedarnath, and Gangotri.
Once you reach the Nag Tibba top, you can spend some time taking in the breathtaking views of the mountains and clicking pictures. After that, you will be served with mouth-watering lunch before starting the descent to Pantwari village.
Upon reaching Pantwari village, you will end the trek, and a drive will be arranged to take you back to Dehradun. The trek ends with a bag full of memories, and you will be dropped at Dehradun before 9:30 PM. You can take a return Volvo from Dehradun to reach Delhi the next day, which marks the end of the Nag Tibba Trek package.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
|Accommodation||Dome tents on sharing basis|
|Meals||Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner|
|Transportation||As per variant selected|
|Activities||Trekking and Camping|
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
CANCELLATION AND REFUND:
Cancellations prior to 10 days from the start of the trek are entitled to a full refund(excluding the transaction charges)Cancellation between the 9th day and the 3rd day to the start of the trek will have an 80% refund. Cancellation less than 3 days to the start of the trek will have NO refund. For any assistance mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
DISCLAIMER:This activity is hugely dependent upon weather. The trip may get canceled without any prior notice due to weather or any unforeseen adverse circumstances
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