Kolahoi Glacier Trek

Kolahoi Glacier Trek

 

TrekOverview

Kolahoi Glacier is known as Goddess of Light in western Himalaya as millions of Indian and Pakistani people depend on the water that it supplies to them perennially as Kolahoi is Kashmir’s only perennial source of water. Located just below the Kolahoi mountain and up the Lidder Valley, Kolahoi Glacier is a hanging glacier and is five kilometres long.

 
  • StartSrinagar
  • FinishSrinagar
  • RegionKashmir
  • AgeMin 16 Y
  • Group Size1 Min 15 Max
  • Altitude12870 ft

Activities

Camping

Hiking

Camping

Activity Level

Easy

Medium

easy

 

Distance

26 Kms

Duration

6 Days

Budget

ASk?

per person

Trek inclusion

Meals

All meals included breakfast Lunch Dinner

Transport

All transportation pickup/drop Mules, Horses

Accommodation

Accommodation in hotel/houseboat and camping

Trek Date and Price

Trek departure dates and rates for trekking, you can advance book the trek on scheduled dates mentioned below

DEPARTURE

STATUS

PRICE

ACTION

15-May-2018 Available ASK INR
30-May-2018 Available ASK INR
15-June-2018 Available ASK INR
30-June-2018 Availabe ASK INR

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival Srinagar

On arrival at Srinagar, you will meet our representative at the airport and transfer to Deluxe Houseboat. Afternoon Visit famous Mughal Gardens (Nishat, Shalimar Cheshma Shahi) & Shankaracharaya Temple) & Old and New Srinagar city, overnight stay at Houseboat.

​Day 02: Srinagar drive toward Pahalgam Aru (105 km)

Departure from Srinagar by Jeep (early in the morning) after breakfast to Pahalgam. (2195 m high). 7201 feet. Pahalgam is surrounded by Mulberry trees; you may also do some trout fishing at a river (field stream). From Pahalgam will you go further on till ARU, gradual up the road (10 km long) on your way, you will find lots of trees, pine towers. After this, you will reach green meadows. (Camp - overnight in tent at ARU - 7923 feets) 2415 m.

Day 03: Aru Valley to Lidderwat (9 to 11 km) 

A gradual climb in the beginning, (traverse) through beautiful pine forest to Lidderwat. Camp at Lidderwat 8957 feets high 2730 m.

Day 04: Lidderwat to Kolahoi to Lidderwat Base Camp (13 to 14 km)

 From Lidderwat to glacier: A gradual 28 km track makes you to return to the base of Kolahoi Glacier (11155 feet’s high) 3400m. Kolahoi peak is in a high of 17799 feet’s 5425 m. Overnight tent.

Day 05 Trek from Lidderwat to Aru (11 Kms Trek Ends) Aru to Srinagar drive.

From Lidderwat to Pahalgam. Way down from Lidderwat to Pahalgam (by Jeep) and then, way back to Srinagar. Overnight stay at Houseboat.

Day 06: Departure, Transfer to Srinagar Airport

After a late morning breakfast, we will drive to the airport for your flight home. On your way to the airport you can make a brief stopover for some last minute shopping in the city center. At the airport the driver will assist you with the luggage and will later drop you at the terminal.​

Inclusons

  • 02 Nights accommodation at Srinagar in Houseboat.
  • 03 Nights accommodation at Mountain in Tents.
  • Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon tea & Dinner.
  • Free WiFi in Houseboat only.
  • Trek equipment's like Sleeping bag, mattress, tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, trekking permits, first aid medical kits and oxygen cylinder. 
  • Qualified & experienced trek Leader, Guide and Support staff.
  • All transfers and sightseeing by Exclusive car as per Itinerary.

Exclusion

  • Air fare. Medical Insurance.
  • Any other expenses of personal nature.
  • Entry at Mughal Gardens.
  • Mules or porter to carry personal luggage
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under the head
  • Mineral Water/Soft Drinks/Hard drinks, Laundry, and Tips etc.