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  • Mt. Satopanth Expedition (7075 M)
  • Mt. Satopanth Expedition (7075 M)

Mt. Satopanth Expedition (7075 M)

Duration: 28 Days 27 Nights
Activities: Climbing, Camping & Photography of Nature
Regions: North India
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Rishikesh - Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Chirbasa - Bhojbasa - Gaumukh (3892M) - Nandanvan (4340 M) Base Camp - Summit Satopant (7075 M) - Base Camp (4750 M) - Bhojbasa - Gangotri - Uttarkashi - Rishikesh - Delhi
Best Time: May, June, September, October
Price 2017 : USD 3450

Validity date 2017 :

23 May - 19 Jun
11 Sep - 08 Oct

Overview

Mt. Satopanth, the second highest summit in the Gangotri Group, is located in the remote India Garhwal Himalaya Range in a disjoined side-group separating the Gangotri and Chaturangi Glaciers. This is an incredibly beautiful and remote area with unlimited and untapped mountaineering and big wall potential. Views of Thalay Sagar, Shivling and the terrifying granite pillars of Bhagirathi III, described as "El Cap with a Droites North Face on top at 6000M", are enough to humble even the most seasoned climber. SINCE 1980 Shikhar Travels has been handling Mountaineering Expeditions and as on date we have successfully handled 300 Expeditions to INDIAN Himalayas. With every passing year Shikhar Travels is becoming an expert and reliable partner for Himalayan Mountaineers by catering not just logistic needs but also providing expert advices of our Expedition Guides who have themselves made it to the summit of several Himalayan Peaks and climbing assistance till the summit by our highly experienced High Altitude PORTERS & SHERPAS.

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Day 01: Arrive Delhi

Welcome to India- a country where hospitality is a way of life; to a culture steeped in tradition, a land where history lives in music and dance. You will be received at the airport in a traditional manner with garlands and proceed to your hotel.

Overnight at Delhi.

Day 02: Delhi – Rishikesh

Morning visit I.M.F. for briefing and clear all the formalities. Later in the day drive to Rishikesh, Upon arrival check-in the hotel for overnight stay.

Meal: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 03: Rishikesh – Uttarkashi

Morning after breakfast drive to Uttarkashi (175 Kms). Afternoon arrive Uttarkashi and check in at hotel for overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 04: Uttarkashi – Gangotri

Morning after breakfast completes all formalities for Expedition. Visit Forest Department, Nehru Institute of Mountaineering and Superintendent of Police Office.

Later in the day drive (100 kms) to reach Gangotri (3048 M) by in 4-5 hrs. Upon arrival check-in at the in at the Guest House for overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 05: Gangotri – Bhojbasa

Morning after breakfast start first day’s trek to Bhojbasa (3800 mt.) following the river Bhagirathi on right bank by covering approx. 14 kms in 4-5 hrs. Trek is full of fascinating Himalayan sights and you can have beautiful views of snowcapped peaks around. Upon arrival at Bhojbasa, set up camp for overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

DAY 06: Bhojbasa - Gaumukh (3892M) - Nandanvan (4340M)

Today we gradually walk up to the Gaumukh – “The source of River Ganges” a beautiful walk with views of Mt. Shivling (6543 mt) and the Mt Bhagirathi (6856). Further proceed to little high towards to Nandanvan. Across the Gangotri glacier, cutting across the glacial moraine, you shall reach the spacious alpine meadow of Nandan Van, at the juncture of Chatrungi Glacier and Gangotri Glacier and the base of Baghirathi I (6856 Mts.), II (6512 Mts.) and III (6454 Mts.). You should also have views of Mt. Kedar Dome (6831 Mts.), Karcha Kund (6617 Mts.), Kedarnath (6940 Mts.) & Mt. Meru (6672 Mts.) across the Gangotri Glacier.

Overnight in Tents.
Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 07: Nandanvan - Base Camp

Morning after breakfast start trek (10 kms / 4 -5 hrs) to reach Khara Pathar base camp (4500mt). Arrive and set the base camp for overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 08 to 23: Base Camp – Summit – Base Camp

Next 16 for acclimatization, Establish Higher camp and Attempt the Peak Mt. Stopant and return to Base camp.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 24: Khara Pathar – Bhojbasa

Trek to Bhojbasa. Arrive and set up camp for overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 25: Bhojbasa - Gangotri – Uttarkashi

Morning after breakfast trak down to Gangotri and drive to Uttarkashi. Check-in at hotel for overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 26: Uttarkashi – Rishikesh

Morning after breakfast drive back to Rishikesh. Upon arrival check-in the hotel for the overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 27: Rishikesh – Delhi

Morning after breakfast drive to Delhi and upon arrival check-in the hotel for overnight stay.

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Day 28: Depart Delhi

Morning after breakfast visit to IMF for debriefing. Rest of the day free for independent activity. Later transfer to International airport to board flight for onward destination.

Meals: Breakfast

Price 2017: USD 3450 Per Person

Price Includes:

  • Booking of Mt. Satopanth with relevant authority IMF (Indian Mountaineering Foundation) and the booking fee
  • Liaison officer fees, Accommodation, Meals and Transportation (Delhi to Delhi)
  • Accommodation on Dbl / Twin Sharing Rooms in hotels/ guest house and campsite as per program
  • All meals as per above mentioned program
  • National park fee & Expedition fee of state Govt. Uttarakhand
  • First aid kit with Oxygen Cylinder
  • Accommodation in Tents during Approach March and at Base Camp i.e. Single tent for each person.
  • Transportation by tempo traveler/ Innova in Delhi and Non AC Jeeps in mountains as per program.
  • Services of Experienced High Altitude Guide for summit
  • Services of experienced and well trained English speaking Tour Escort/Mountain Guide. Cook and helper till base camp
  • All currently applicable taxes
  • All current Government taxes are included in the above price, which are subject to change without any notice.
  • Transportation for luggage Delhi to Base Camp & Base Camp to Delhi.
  • Complete kitchen and camp equipments including camp staff till base camp
  • We will provide all Meals till base camp to Guest, All Staff & Liaison officer
  • Services of Porters/Pony for transportation of Members luggage maximum 40 Kgs per person up to Base Camp and back.
  • Shikhar representative during arrivals and departures
  • One bottle of mineral water per person on arrival in Delhi and one bottle per person per day during the visits and long drives. However boiled water can be provided during trek on request
  • Floral welcome on arrivals

Price doesn't Includes:

  • Personal clothing and gears required for climbing by the clients
  • High altitude food & High Altitude porter
  • Personal expenses such as table drinks, room’s services items, laundry, telephone calls at hotels or tip etc.
  • Climbing equipments
  • Any additional expenses caused by or liability for disturbance in trip program due to or circumstances, weather conditions, sickness, natural disasters, riots etc.
  • Liability for or insurance against injury, loss of life, accidents or loss of goods.
  • Camera Fees.
  • Any Cargo and Shipment Charges (Import and Custom Clearance)
  • Personal Belongings such as Sleeping Bags, walking sticks etc.

General Conditions:

  • The prices are on Per Person basis, Nett & Non Commissionable.
  • Above cost will not applicable if there will be a major change in INR to USD exchange rate.
  • Class of travel on trains may change based on availability at the time of booking
  • All prices are subject to any revision of tax and tariff structure
  • Our kitchen staff and escort will give you the accompany till base camp

Note: Please ensure your insurance covers you for the heights you are likely to attain and for helicopter rescue as well. When you have chosen and booked your insurance, please provide SHIKHAR TRAVELS with your Insurers name, their 24 hour emergency telephone number and your Policy number with them.

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