Hemkund Sahib, Chamoli

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  • You can take the trip to Hemkund by trek or by pony. You could also take a helicopter till Gangharia. However, nothing beats the experience of trekking up the hill. It is one brutal hike in which you ...  more »
  • What a place? Must visit. Experience of heaven. Calm, cool, beautiful, serene. Amazing surroundings including snow mountains, clouds a beautiful lake. Coming here is a huge task on your own but totall...  more »
  • The trek to Hemkund is a tough one although the route is fixed and is on a well maintained stone cobbled road. This is because of the steep ascent and high altitude. Unless one is really fit, it is re...  more »
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  • Altitude = 14,100 fts. ( 4,633 m ) Trek Grade = Moderate - Difficult Its one of the places you cannot Forget once you Trek to it. You don't need to be Religious to trek this place. People are very Helpful on the way and take good care of you if needed. Mules are also available to take you to the top if you are not fit to reach there by yourself.
  • Holy place of Sikh religion. People of any faith are welcome to visit. Access to shrine is only between June to Oct when snow melts and temperature is between -5 to 5 Celsius. Other months it is covered by 40 to 50 feet of snow and hence access is restricted. DO VISIT FOR A HEAVENLY EXPERIENCE.
  • The trek was steep and tough but fun. The gurdwara is magnificent and worth the trek. The langar is delicious.
  • A spiritual destinations for tourist..A dip in a holy lake and you will be in a different world...must visit for everyone
  • The trek is difficult but it is fun.There will be lot people en route to destination.You can use pony to complete the trek.The cold breeze will make it difficult but manageable.You can the Bramha Kamalam flower en route and also at he temple.The dip in the lake above is next level experience.Peace and Serene devotional place.

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