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Great Lakes Trek

₹ 7,500
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes TrekGreat Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek
Great Lakes Trek

Kashmir Great Lakes Trek Highlights

 Get your expectations as a trekker fulfilled by experiencing the 'Kashmir Great Lakes Trek' as this trek will provide a perfect flavour of all hues of terrain- innumerable meadows, snow clad glaciers, passes, rocky barren lands, struggling streams.

 Make your experience international as you would be questioning your own existence in India while on this trek as you will be bound to feel that the sights are photoshopped pictures from some Scandinavian country.

 Get mesmerized by the the views of Vishansar Lake which is referred as the colour changing lake while witnessing the out of the world sight of reflection of 4 valleys in the lake.

 Camp near the most alluring - Gangabal Lake where one side of the lake opens out to lush meadows while the other is overlooked by mountains covered by playful clouds.

 Walk through the beautiful valley next to a water-stream with a waterfall over-looking all of us where you will behold the views that it offers and embrace the time with open arms while you are here.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival from Shrinagar to Sonmarg (Altitude: 7,800 ft - 4 hours drive)

Reach Srinagar , meet our representative and proceed towards Sonmarg

On the primary day of the Kashmir Lakes Trek, invest energy in the illusory spot of Srinagar known for its reviving nurseries, lakes, and houseboats. :- If you wish, you can take a notorious Shikara experience at Dal Lake or wander through Mughal Nurseries that disentangles numerous delights en route.

Leave by the evening and be headed to Sonmarg before dinnertime.

Spend for the time being at a camping area in Sonmarg.

Day 2: Sonmarg to Nichnai via Shekdur (Altitude: 11,500 ft - 6 hours - 11.6 km)

Today will be the primary day of this captivating Kashmir extraordinary lakes journey!

After eating at the guesthouse, start with a 3-4km journey from the Sonamarg and arrive at a side-of-the-road restaurant, from where you can pack up every one of the necessary wares for the day.

Here onwards, the trip will be a progressive one, and close by the Sindh River, it will take you through maple and pine woods.

Completing the climb through the woods, you will be remunerated with the dazzling perspectives on the Sonamarg Valley and pictorial streams.

Here onwards, the trip will slip down and will take you to the snow-shrouded Shekdur Reach.

Relax around the area for some time before you begin traveling towards the Nichnai, which is situated around 11,500ft above ocean level.

Upon appearance in Nichnai, registration into the campground.

Dinner and overnight stay in the camp.

Day 3: Nichnai to Vishansar Lake (Altitude: 12,000 ft - 6 hours - 13.5 km)

Beginning promptly in the first part of the day, around 08:00 AM, awaken to the picturesque perspectives and start the journey towards the Nichnai Pass and partake in the dazzling perspectives on the lavish valleys and the immaculate excellence of the district.

Hereafter, get the stream and keep climbing through the banks of the waterway and show up at the Nichnai Pass or the Vishansar Berry.

Arriving at the pass, which is found 13,500m above ocean level, witness, and partake in the fastidious magnificence of the pass and the snow-shrouded tops surrounding it.

Hereafter, the journey will go through a precarious slip and will lead you to a pictorial glade of beautiful blossoms; while on Kashmire Great lakes journey, you can likewise get looks at a course that at last joins a stream.

Here onwards, proceed with the climb and after showing up at a level valley, proceed towards its end and show up at the camping area. Looking on the left of this path, you can likewise observe enrapturing perspectives on the Himalayan Range and the Vishansar Lake

Overnight stay in the camp at Vishansar Lake.

Day 4: Stay in Vishansar and Rest for the Day

This day of the Lakes in Kashmir Trek would be a light one as you adapt yourself to the climate.

Rest and overnight stay at Vishansar.

Day 5: Vishansar to Gadsar (Altitude - 13,800 ft - 5 hours - 16 km)

Wake up, this cold morning, witness the Kishansar Peak projecting its appearance on the sky blue lake waters.

Start the journey for the day towards the lakeside and arrive at the Kishansar Peak, which is arranged around 500ft over the campground.

Here onwards, rise to the opposite side of the water supply. The trip till here contains both simple and extreme landscapes.

Later piece of the day, journey towards the Kishansar Lake lastly make it to the Gadsar Pass that is roosted at a stature of 13,800ft and is the most elevated place of this trip.

From the pass, go through an elegant glade and a portion of the pictorial lakes; Yamsar is one of these lakes.

From here, proceed with the drop and in the wake of intersection Iris, arrive at the Gadsar Lake. A pleasant lake, it is decorated with the staggering excellence of outlandish blossoms and snow on both sides.

Arriving at the lakeside, report to the closest Army Camp, and complete the conventions of getting consent to pass Gadsar; ID verifications are an absolute necessity for this.

Overnight stay at Gadsar Lake.

Day 6:- Gadsar to Satsar | (Altitude: 12,000 ft - 6 hours - 11.3 km)

Your day will start with a stroll from the military camp towards the stream.

Brace yourself for changed landscapes from very steep, level, and even land. Enjoy a short reprieve at Maengandob that is bordered by mountains.

Reach the first of Satsar lakes, which is a gathering of seven unique lakes, and follow something very similar methodology of yesterday with the military authorities and set camps close to the strange first pool of Satsar.

Overnight stay at Satsar.

Day 7 Satsar to Gangabal Twin Lakes (Altitude - 11,500 ft - 6 hours - 9 km)

A genuine trial of type, this is the day when you should push your physical and mental limits!

Trudge through rocks and stones ridden territory, pass the remainder of the Satsar lakes, and start climbing downwards for 30 minutes till you show up at the woodland line.

Here onwards, begin rising vertical and arrive at an elevation of 13,400ft; during this trip, you can observe a few edges at various statures and the curious Gujjar cabins too.

From the culmination, you can likewise observe the intriguing perspectives on the twin lakes: Gangabal and Nundkol, which are associated with one another by a pleasant stream and are known for trout-fishing.

Post this; journey across a sharp and rough path and make it to a sputtering stream, passing which, you will arrive at a rich knoll that approaches towards the Nundkol Lake, which is additionally a mainstream end of the week escape among local people.

Trekking for around a short way from Nundkol Lake, you will at long last show up at Gangabal Lake, furthermore, by intersection the scaffold across the lake; you will show up at the campground.

Dinner and overnight stay in the camp.

Day 8 Gangabal - Naranag and back to Kashmir (Altitude - 7,450 ft )

On your last day of the Kashmir Great Lake Trek, start from the Gangabal camp, babble verdant land dabbed with yellow blossoms and pine timberland.

Descend are arrive at Naranag, the last leg of your journey. Arrive at Naranag Village in Ganderbal Region. On the off chance that you wish, you can visit Naranag Temple.

Be driven back to Srinagar with brilliant recollections.


  • Accommodation on sharing basis.
  • All meals (vegetarian), including everything from Dinner on Day 1 to Breakfast on Day 8.
  • A well-experienced and certified trek leader.
  • Cook
  • Supporting staff
  • Forest permit.

Exclusions of Kashmir Great Lake Trek

  • Anything that has not been covered in the inclusions mentioned above.
  • Transportation support from Shrinagr to Sonmarg and Naranag To Shrinagar
  • Porters or mules to carry your luggage. The cost per bag (10/12 kg) is 300 per day.
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any kind of personal medication.

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