Kashmir Mountain Adventures

Gangabal Lake Trek

gangabal lake trekGangabal lake trek is certainly one of the most stunning treks in Kashmir area of Jammu & Kashmir kingdom. Gangabal lake trek expedition is the simplest trek in Kashmir which remains open most of the year. Gangabal lake is nestled on the foothill of Mount Haramukh and overwhelmingly one of the maximum beautiful lakes inside the region. Naranag, however, is in the Ganderbal district and is understood for its totally scenic meadows and a historical Temples. Gangabal lake is a short trek that is fine taken at some stage in the midsummer. The trekking path is as beautiful as the destinations it passes through crystal clear brooks, lush inexperienced meadows and delightful gorges and ridges. at some point in the path experience the salubrious weather and the pristine nature this is nothing less than ideal. right here is the specified itinerary of Naranag Gangabal trek:

 

Gangabal lake itinerary

Brief Itinerary:

Day 1: – Arrival. Reception at Srinagar airport.
On arrival at Srinagar airport , our representative will receive you and transfer you to the houseboat at Dal Lake for an overnight stay.

Day 2: – Srinagar – Naranag – Trunkhol (3 hrs drive/ 5 hrs trek).

Day 3: – Trunkhol – Gangabal Lake (4 hrs trek). We leave Gangabal and Nundkol Lakes and trek through the meadows of Trunkol and descend to Naranag village through the pine forest of Bodpathri. Here ends our walking. We take our car and drive back to Srinagar houseboat for an overnight stay.

Day 5: – Departure day.
Our representative will drop you at airport. Departure.

Detailed Itinerary:

Day 1: – Arrival. Reception at Srinagar airport.
On arrival at Srinagar airport , our representative will receive you and transfer you to the houseboat at Dal Lake for an overnight stay.

Day 2: – Srinagar – Naranag – Trunkhol (3 hrs drive/ 5 hrs trek).
After breakfast at houseboat we drive to Naranag and we pack our load on horses and start our trek. Our trail a slightly steep, passes through pine forest of Butsheri and through the meadows of Bodpathri we camp at Trunkhol for an overnight stay.

Day 3: – Trunkhol – Gangabal Lake (4 hrs trek).
We leave Trunkhol meadow and walk through grassy fields. We camp at Gangabal Lake for an overnight stay. These are two lakes Gangabal and Nundkol situated at the foothills of Mount Haramukh.

Day 4: – Gangabal – Naranag. (6 hrs trek)

We leave Gangabal and Nundkol Lakes and trek through the meadows of Trunkol and descend to Naranag village through the pine forest of Bodpathri. Here ends our walking. We take our car and drive back to Srinagar houseboat for an overnight stay.

Day 5: – Departure day.
Our representative will drop you at airport. Departure.

Inclusions:-

  • 1. Transport Srinagar to Aru Base and Sumbal to Srinagar
  • 2. Accommodation. (Camping)
  • 3. Meals while on trek (Veg & Egg)
  • 4. Trek equipment like sleeping bag, mattress, tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent
  • 5. Trekking Permits
  • 6. first aid medical kits and oxygen cylinder
  • 7. Qualified & experienced Trek Leader, Guide, and Support staff

Exclusions:-

  • 1. Hotel stays in Srinagar.
  • 2. Food during the transit.
  • 3. Insurance.
  • 4. Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
  • 5. Something not specifically mentioned under the pinnacle