Bandarpunch Expedition

17 Days -16 Nights
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Description

Bandarpunch Expedition in the Uttarakhand Himalayas

Bandarpunch Expedition is very famous due to its size. It’s located Himalaya’s range of Uttarakhand.

Its look like tail of Monkey that is why it is called Bandarpunch .Bandarpunch captivates everyone. People also come from abroad for the summit of Bandarpunch .Bandarpunch is situated at a height of around 6312m above sea level.

To summit the Bandarpunch peak you must have knowledge and experience. People worship of this mountain in form of God Hanuman.

This Mountain is situated between Swargarohini and Kalanag Mountain range. Remote view it looks like a monkey is sitting. Major general Harold Williams summited of Bandarpunch in 1950 with group.

Bandarpunch Expedition

Bandarpunch peak Expedition Trail and starting point

The trek starts from Sukhi top which is en route to Gangotri, you can reach the base camp after two days hike and above base camp you will be camping at two alpine camps before traversing summit. Climbing gets tough between camp 1 and summit because of crevasses.

Bandarpunch Expedition lies in Uttarkashi of Garhwal Himalayas. This group of mountains has three peaks which rise higher than 6000 meters (Bandarpunch I) (6312 m), (Bandarpunch II) (6102 m), (Black Peak) (6387 m). This towering peak is visible from many other Treks in Uttarakhand.

It becomes first group to summit Bandarpunch with the help of famous Sherpa Mr. Tenjing, Norg Sargent, and Greenwood. It becomes also history. And even today people go for summit the Bandarpunch .To reach this Mountain you go through Uttarkashi, and Sukhitop

On the way you see meadows, forest. On the way of Bandarpunch You stay many camps than finally you will reach.

Bandarpunch Expedition

Summit Views in the Himalayas

Summit welcomes you with phenomenal views of Kinnaur, Jogin peaks, Thelu, Sudarshan Parbat, Chandra Parbat, Satopanth, Matri, Swetvaran, Gangotri group of peaks and Jaonli with many more Garhwal Mountains. Summit offers unparalleled views which cannot be easily found anywhere else.

Highlights of Bandarpunch Expedition

Level: – Technical, Difficult, or Challenging.

During the trek, proper conditioning & training of body is required.

In addition, need of proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature.

Furthermore, shoes are the single most important equipment.

High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.

Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.

In addition, the backpack should not exceed 15 kg.

Alcohol and smoking is not allowed in during the Expedition

need to proper knowledge of technical claiming equipment

Bandarpunch Expedition

Key Points of Bandarpunch Expedition

Duration: – 15 Nights 16 Days – from Dehradun to Dehradun

Base camp: – Uttarkashi, Via Sukhi Top

Temperature: – Day (5°C to 8 °C) Night (-2° C to 6° C) Night (-2° C to -10° C, Above

Bandarpunch Peak Expedition – Altitude: – 6,312 Meter

Best Time: – After 2nd week of May, June, September, and October

Expedition Level: – Technical, Difficult, or Challenging

Group Size: – Need to Minimum Group sized 4 people maximum 10 people

Day 1–Dehradun to Uttarkashi

Day 2–Drive from Uttarkashi to Sukhi and trek to Forest Camp (2950 m)

Day 3–Forest Camp to Base Camp (3780 m)

Day 4–Acclimatization Day at Base Camp

Day 5–Base Camp to Camp 1 (4450 m) and Back (Load Ferry)

Day 6–Base Camp to Camp 1 (4450 m)

Day 7–Rest Day at Camp

Day 8–Short Hike up to (5000 m) and back to Camp 1

Day 9–Camp 1 to Summit Camp (5180 m)

Day 10–Acclimatization Day

Day 11–Summit Day (6316 m) and descent to Summit Camp

Day 12–Reserve Day for Summit Attempt Bandarpunch peak 6312 meter

Day 13–Summit Camp to Base Camp

Day 14–Rest Day at Base Camp

Day 15–Descent to Forest Camp

Day 16–Forest Camp to Sukhi and Drive to Uttarkashi

Day 17–Uttarkashi to Dehradun

Things to carry on trek

Mandatory Documents

Please carry the documents given below

Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voters ID, etc,
Passport and Visa important to foreigners
Medical Certificate (First part should be filled by the Doctor and Second part by the Trekker)
Declaration Certificates

Note: –  Many trekkers commit the same mistake of carrying unnecessary items on a trek which only makes the backpack heavy. It is important to know the right items to carry.
It differs from season to season if you are trekking in summers then carry less layers of warm clothing and if you are trekking in winters carry enough layers to protect yourself against chilly cold.

Necessary Items for trekkers

carry on a trek

Backpack (50 to 60 liters)
A strongly built backpack with good support is compulsory for a trek. (Rain cover is important)

Sturdy Trekking Shoes
The shoes should be strong enough with good support. The people ask if sports shoes would be comfortable but it is good to bring the right trekking shoes.

The Clothes You Should Bring On a Trek
Avoid keeping extra clothes because it only makes you backpack heavy.

Trek Pants – The jeans are never suitable for a trek so you need at least 2-3 trek pants for treks carry more for longer treks.

Jacket – Jackets are very important to carry on a trek it protects you against the chilly weather. So carry 2 jackets on a week long trek.

Layers of warm Clothing 
Carry warm woolen layers or fleece. Carry more layers during winter season (at least 2 to 3) and less during summer.

Thermals – The Temperature decreases at night so you might be need thermals for Night.

T- Shirts – Bring those t shirts which dry fast.

Poncho –They are needed if you are trekking on a Rainy day to keep you dry.

Hiking Pole

Water Bottle 2

Cap or Balaclava

Sunglasses

Slippers

Woolen and Waterproof Gloves

Socks (Woolen and Regular)

Sunscreen

Torch head light

Personal Toiletry Items –  (toothpaste, toothbrush, toilet paper, sanitizer etc.)

Carry Personal Medical Kit

Personal Medical Kit (Carry minimum 5 tablets and maximum 10)

Medical Kit

Diamox – (Prevents altitude sickness)

Digene – (It cures discomfort in stomach, acidity)

Crocin Advance – (Cures fever and headache)

Aspirin/Combiflam – (Pain reliever)

Disprin – (Cures headache)

Avomine – (Prevents motion sickness)

Avil – (It treat allergies)

Norflox TZ & Lomofen – (Prevents Diarrhoea)

Ranitidine – (Reduces the amount of acid in stomach)

Volini/Moov spray – (For sprains)

Betadine/Savlon – (Antiseptic cream)

ORS

Band aid

Cotton

Stretchable/Elastic bandage

Gauze

Note:- Use medicines only when prescribed by the doctor. In case you face any problem during your trek, discuss and take advice from the Professional guide.

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Items that is not included in the cost of tour price.
❌ Personal Insurance
❌ Personal toiletry Items
❌ Trekker carry your Photo ID , Adhar card , Passport , Visa , Medical certificate , Declaration from for entry at forest check posts on the trek it is very important

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