Noida, Uttar Pradesh -- (ReleaseWire) -- 02/03/2010 -- Peak Adventure Tour, is a leading name in the adventure travel industry who gives value added services to adventure freaks. For the year 2010 Peak Adventure Tour is pleased to announce fixed departure dates to the famous trek to Gangotri Tapovan.
The Gangotri Tapovan Trek http://www.gangotri-tapovan-trek.com/ is an adventurous trek of the Garhwal region of India where the holy river Ganga emerges from the Gangotri glacier. This is a very adventurous trek that involves mountain climbing and glacier traverse with fabulous views of some of the famous peaks of the Indian Himalayas.
Dates revealed by Peak Adventure Tour are May- 1, 14, 21, 28 June-11 & 18, July 23, August-13 & 20 and September- 3, 10, 17, 24
“The dates which have been announced start from the month of May and last till the month of September. Ranging between a periods of five months, these dates have been decided according to the suitability of the travelers”, says Arun Joshi, head at http://www.peakadventuretour.com/ .
The Gangotri Tapovan Trek follows the Ganges to its source at the massive Gaumukh glacier, which somewhat resembles the mouth of a cow. (Gau-mukh implies the cow's mouth in Hindi). Further up from Gaumukh is Tapovan, a trekker’s paradise and base for many challenging mountaineering expeditions.
About Gangotri Tapovan Trek
Region: Garhwal Himalayas
Style of Trek: Indian Leader
Altitude: 4090 mts/13415 ft
Duration: 12 Days
Altitude: (4463 mts /14638 ft)
Season: May - June & August – Mid Oct
Grade: Moderate to tough
Group size: Maximum: 12 People plus leader
Minimum: 4 People plus Indian Leader
The Detailed Itinerary is as follows:
Day 01: Arrive Delhi
Day 02: Delhi – Haridwar – Rishikesh
Day 03: Rishikesh – Uttarkashi (170 kms/4-5 hrs)
Day 04: Uttarkashi - Gangotri (3048 m/ 10,000 ft) Drive (95 kms).
Day 05: Gangotri (3048 mts/10000 ft) -Bhojwassa (3792 mts/12440 ft) 13 kmstrek/5-6 hrs)
Day 06 Bhojwassa - Gomukh (3890 mts/12760 ft) - Tapovan (4463 mts / 14640 ft)
Day 07: Tapovan (4463 mts / 14640 ft)
Day 08: Tapovan – Bhojwassa (Trek 4-5 hrs)
Day 09: Bhojwassa - Gangotri (Trek 4-5hrs)
Day 10: Gangotri – Uttarkashi
Day 11: Uttarkashi – Haridwar - Delhi
Day 12: Delhi Departure
The trip will end at this point.
More and the latest information about the Gangotri Tapovan Trek can be taken from the official website of Peak Adventure Tour http://www.peakadventuretour.com/
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