Vishkhopri is present at the confluence of Supin and Guggal Gad.
Vishkhopri Trek lies at an elevation of 3,600 meters present at the confluence of Supin and Guggal Gad. Starting and end point of this trek is Sankri. It is a great trek for beginners with mind boggling scenic beauty. Walk along the banks of River Supin and explore the undulating meadows and green fields.
You can only find the nature at its best when it’s untouched.
This trek is not known by the people, but who want to go in peace with the beauty of untouched trails then Vishkhopri will be great for you. The trekking trails are getting busy nowadays so it gets tough to go on the treks not crowded. The beauty lies here in abundance and you can only find the nature at its best when it’s untouched.
This place is rich in Flora and Fauna, trek through the woods Rhododendrons and Oaks are common, spot variety of colourful birds. Go through some picturesque meadows like Surmola Thach which bloom with wildflowers and you will also come across Himalayan villages like Liwari and there is a temple of lord Someshwar which is worshipped by the villagers.
Key Points of Vishkhopri Trek
Level is Moderate
Proper conditioning & training of body required
Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature?
Shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 10kg
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Duration –9 Days from Dehradun to Dehradun
Best Season – May, June, Sep and Oct
Level – Moderate
Highest Point – 3600 metres
Weather – Nights are cold and day temperature is pleasant during the season.
Summer temperature (2°C to 10°C)
Starting point – Dehradun
Short Itinerary Vishkhopri trek
Day 1 – Drive from Dehradun to Sankri (210 km) (7/8 hours) (1920 m)
Day 2 – Drive Sankri to baincha / Jakhol (19 km) (2200 m) to Same day drive to Liwari village via Baicha (8 km) (4/5 hours)
Day 3 –Trek from Liwari to Surmola Thach (10 km) (5/6 hours) (3460 m)
Day 4 – Trek from Surmola Thach to Vishkhopri (9 km) (5/6 hours) (3600 m)
Day 5 – Rest Day
Day 6 – Trek from Vishkhopri to Surmola Thach (9 km)(4/5 hours)
Day 7 – Trek from Surmola Thach to Liwari (10 km) (5/6 hours)
Day 8 – Trek from Liwari to Jakhol (8 km) (4/5 hours) and Drive to Sankri (19 km)
Day 9 – Drive from Sankri to Dehradun (210 km) (7/8 hours)