Dayara Bugyal Trek
Dayara Bugyal trek is made for someone who loves to sit and relax in the lap of nature away from all the worldly distractions. Enjoy the feeling of watching the complete Himalayan range from a snow-covered green garden situated at the elevation of 3,408 meters while sipping on your tea or gorging on that tasty bowl of maggie.
Bugyals are the name given to meadows or green pasture land at higher elevations in the Himalayan region of Uttrakhand. Along with Dayara Bugyal, there are several other Bugyals such as Bedni Bugyal, Tungnath Bugyal, Gorson Bugyal along many others.
The Bugyals get covered with snow during winters and although one can trek through the Dayara any time of the year, the Dayara Bugyal in Winters look much more pleasing and that winter season should be given preference. To be more specific, the best time to visit Dayara Bugyal is in December according to the popular choice.
Dayara Bugyal trekking requires no prior experience and the trek is beginner-friendly. When we combine the Dayara Bugyal trek difficulty level with the amazing scenic view it offers, we are forced to add it to our list of best winter treks in 2019.
The trek lasts for a total of 4 days starting from a village named Barsu which is situated at the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. The journey from Barsu to Dayara Bughyal includes some of the most serene views nature can offer as you trail through the meadows. After reaching Dayara, the group heads out for another round of a 2.5 to 3 hours trek in order to reach Bakaria Top followed by going back to Barsu, marking the end of the trek.
The reasons you need to check out Dayara Bugyal Trek in 2019 are far more than many but if you still got doubts then let us clear them up while you are on a trip to Dayara Bugyal with Justwravel.
1st Day: Dehradun to Raithal (8530 ft) (220 km Drive)
2nd Day: Raithal to Gui (9980 ft) (5 km, 4-5 hours trek)
3rd Day: Gui to Dayara Bugyal back to Gui (12000 Ft) ( 7 Km)
4th Day: Trek from Gui to Raithal and drive to Dehradun
Itinerary (Dehradun to Dehradun)
1st Day : Dehradun to Raithal (8530 ft) (220 km Drive)
- The journey starts from Dehradun ISBT at 7:30 AM, where we'll pick up the Wravelers.
- We'll be Driving to Raithal via Uttarkashi next.
- Breakfast and Lunch will be provided during the journey.
- The first pit stop will be Raithal village, which will also be the starting point of the trek.
- Dinner will be provided in the homestay and then we'll end the day with some light group bonding exercises.
2nd Day : Raithal to Gui (9980 ft) (5 km, 4-5 hours trek)
- The day will start with a group ice-breaking session and Breakfast will be served.
- Afterward, we'll take an uphill short trek of 5 KM through the Oak Forest in order to reach Gui Campsite.
- On arrival at Gui Campsite, Lunch will be served.
- The lunch will be followed by an acclimatization walk and evening snacks will be served.
- Overnight stay at camps.
3rd Day : Gui to Dayara Bugyal back to Gui (12000 Ft) ( 7 Km)
- Post breakfast, we'll head out for trekking to Dayara Bugyal at a distance of 3.5 KM's.
- On arrival, we'll have a packed lunch at Dayara viewpoint.
- After sightseeing, we'll descend back to the Gui campsite.
- On arrival at Gui Campsite, we'll have dinner and end the day.
4th Day : Trek from Gui to Raithal and drive to Dehradun
- Post breakfast, descend down to Raithal Village from the Gui Campsite (3.5 KM)
- Afterward, we'll head back to Dehradun via Uttarkashi (235 KM), lunch and snacks will be provided on the way.
- We'll reach Dehradun by 9 PM. Afterwhich, we'll end our trip and you can plan your way back home accordingly.
Accommodation: Stay is included from day 1 to Day 4 – you will be staying at a guesthouse( Triple Sharing) and camps on all days of trekking.
Transportation: Dehradun to Dehradun
Meals: All Meals from day 1 dinner to day 4 breakfast are included. We provide simple nutritious vegetarian food on all days of the trek.
Camping Charges: All trekking permits and forest camping charges are included.
Support Staff: Trek Leader and Local Guide.
Trekking Equipment: you will be staying in high quality tents and sleeping bags in all the camps. We provide high altitude sleeping bags which can stand temperatures as low as - 10 deg c. We also provide ropes, micro spikes, gaiters etc. As required.
Safety Equipment: First aid, medical kit, oxygen cylinders, Stretchers etc. will be available at all campsites to deal with emergencies.
Any expenses for optional activities or tickets, unless quoted in Inclusions.
Insurance, Items of personal nature like porterage, tips, laundry etc
Any Entry Fees
Any additional expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances like cancellation / roadblocks/landslides/ strike or any other natural causes out of human control or any emergency evacuation expenses.
Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
Any Kind of Expense for Loss / Misplaced / Theft of personal belongings.
No cancellations will be taken over the call or WhatsApp msg. Please reply to the email of the payment receipt that you have received at the time of booking.
Free Cancellation upto 60 days before the departure date
59 Days to 45 days of Departure date. 10% of total Trip cost. (Booking amount is non-refundable)
44 Days to 30 Days of Departure date. 25% of the total trip cost
29 Days to 15 Days of Departure date. 50% of the total trip cost.
15 Days to 8 Days of Departure date. 75% of the total trip cost.
7 Days to Trip Departure date. 100% of the total trip cost.
No Show . No refund.
Incase of government orders, harsh weather conditions , protests , landslides or any other unforseen circumstances , we work out the best possible alternate plans or trips/treks. At times even even certain activities are cancelled , the organization provides the best alternate but no refunds are provided.
If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), JustWravel will issue a trek voucher for the full amount and if possible will provide an alternate trek. The voucher can be redeemed upto same amount for the same trek or another trek in the next 365 days from the trek departure date.
If a trek or trip cannot be completed due to natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.). No refund would be provided.
Any extra expense coming due to any natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), Will be beared by customer. Company will not be liable.
Cancellations policy will differ during the peak season and popular places.
Things To Pack
Down Jacket (Main jacket)
Tshirt or Fleece
Extra pair of Socks
Trekking/ Hiking Shoes (Forclaz 100 and above or Arpenaz 100. Checkout in Decathlon stores)
Rucksack (At least 40L)
Mufflers/ Neck Warmer
Extra pair of Clothes
First Aid Kit
*Add extra thermal layers and sweater during the winter season
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Thanks Justwravel for organising such wonderful trip in such short notice. Special shout out to our lead Mohit who was excellent coardinator and patient lead. We had lots of fun and amazing time in this beautifully crafted adventure. Thanks looking forward to next trip and hope Mohit is there
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the staff were very corporative and helpful.
I loved my travelling experience with justwravel. It was my first time that I was traveling with a group of strangers but at no moment during the trip did I feel that I am with new people as the trip was so well managed and our trek lead Manu was so friendly!
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