Rupin Pass Trek

Where Adventure Meets Triump: Rupin Pass Trek

Rupin Pass Trek

Where Adventure Meets Triumph: Rupin Pass trek

Base Camp

Dhaula

Region

Uttarakhand

Trek Grade

Easy to Moderate

Trek Distance

54 Kms

Trek Duration

8 Days

Highest Altitude

15275 ft

Best Season

May to October(except monsoon)

Pick & Drop Point

Dehradun Station or ISBT Bus Stand

Nearest Airport

Dehradun

Railway Station

Dehradun

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₹ 18,500

₹ 16,500

+5% GST

Region

Uttarakhand

Base Camp

Dhaula

Trek Grade

Easy to Moderate

Trek Distance

54 Kms

Trek Duration

8 Days

Highest Altitude

15,275 ft

Best Season

May to October(monsoon except)

Pick & Drop Point

Dehradun

Nearest Airport

Dehradun

Railway Station

Dehradun

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₹ 18,500

₹ 16,500
+5% GST

About Rupin Pass

When it comes to the most classic and scenic trek in India, the Rupin Pass trek is the answer. It is a crossover trek with surprises and transforming scenery at every turn. Rupin Pass trek is considered one of the top trek routes in India and is also popular among adventure-seeking people. Stretching over 54 kilometers between the beautiful states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, Rupin pass trek is definitely a breathtaking cross-over trek in India. Every turn on the trail feels like a huge theatre curtain unfolding, revealing striking scenes dipped in beautiful colors, leaving you stunned. Right from day one of your trekking, the surprises will begin. After trekking for 20 minutes, you can see the Rupin river making an appearance and fanning out in a wide below you. However, this mesmerizing scene does not stop here.

As you trek further, the trail will take you through hanging villages and then suddenly into a deep pine forest. This is not the end. The track will further take you through glacial meadows, glacial valleys, several waterfalls, snow bridges, and snowfields as well. It is important to know that the Rupin Pass trek is a moderate-level trek and perfect for trekkers who have already done an easy trek and wish to take up their trekking game to the next level. Though the distances covered every day are reasonable and the altitude attain on the trek is fairly steady. Remember the track will present some challenges which will further require unique skills to deal with the terrain effectively. Rupin pass trek is a high altitude trek that is present at an elevation of 15,275 ft, starting from Dhaula in Uttarakhand and ending in Sangla in Himachal Pradesh.

The beauty of the Rupin pass trek lies in the fact that it allows you to experience the isolated snow-capped Himalayan region and the two unique local cultures of the two attached states. The high-altitude trekking experience of Rupin pass offers you a variety of different forms. While trekking, you will experience each kind of terrain with rapid deviations. Right from snow cover fields to rocky terrain, lush green meadows to deep folds in the mountain, icy slopes, glaciers, religious sites, and snow bridges, you can find everything in just one trek. 

After beginning the trek from the greener parts of the region with a moderate temperature, the route takes you to snowfields as well as valleys of lofty peaks with a temperature that gradually falls. The Rupin river in itself transforms avatars as you move from campsite to campsite. May & June and September and October are the best months & time to go for the Rupin Pass trek. Before heading for the trek, it is vital for all the trekkers to prepare nicely. 

Therefore, if you wish to have an overall experience of sightseeing in the Himalayas like hanging villages, snow glazed peaks, beautiful waterfalls, and the dense forest, the Rupin Pass trek is definitely a treat to drool for. 

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May

7th May, 8th May,  15th May

June

4th June

October

 Coming soon

FAQs

The Rupin Pass Trek is considered moderate-to-difficult. It requires good physical fitness, as you'll be trekking at high altitudes with some steep inclines.

The ideal season for the Rupin Pass Trek is from May to June and September to October. During these months, you'll experience pleasant weather with clear skies and minimal chances of rain or snow blockage on the pass.

Rupin Pass sits at an impressive height of 15,280 feet (4,658 meters). Be prepared for the challenges of high-altitude trekking, such as altitude sickness.

The Rupin Pass Trek can be completed in 7 to 8 days, depending on the chosen route and trekking pace.

There are two common routes for the Rupin Pass Trek. One starts near Dhaula village in Uttarakhand and ends in Sangla, Himachal Pradesh. The other route starts from Jiskun near Rohru in Himachal Pradesh and ends in Sangla, Himachal.

You'll need a Permit to trek rupin pass. Permits for camping in national parks or wildlife sanctuaries along the trek also be necessary. Check with your trekking company or local authorities for specific requirements.

You'll typically stay in tents at designated campsites during the trek. Some companies might offer homestays wherever possible in villages along the route.

Proper trekking clothing and footwear are essential. You'll also need a backpack, sleeping bag rated for cold temperatures, trekking poles, poncho, headlight, gloves, snacks and other essential supplies. Consider consulting a trekking company or experienced trekker for a detailed gear list.

The Rupin Pass Trek is generally considered safe with moderate difficulty. However, being prepared for high altitudes and following safety guidelines is crucial. Trekking with a reputable company that provides experienced guides is highly recommended.

The cost of the Rupin Pass Trek can vary depending on the trekking company, trek duration, service quality, inclusions (food, transportation, permits), and chosen route. Expect to pay anywhere from ₹18,000 to ₹25,000 or more.

There are limited medical facilities available along the trek route. Carrying a comprehensive first-aid kit with medications for altitude sickness, common ailments, and any personal prescriptions is crucial.

Many trekking companies provide meals throughout the trek. These meals are typically vegetarian and cater to trekkers needs for high-energy food. If you have specific dietary restrictions, discuss them with the trekking company beforehand to ensure they can accommodate your needs.

Most campsites will have basic toilet facilities like portable toilet tents with digging toilets. Following proper hygiene practices and carrying toilet paper or wipes is essential.

Cell phone reception can be unreliable or nonexistent in many areas along the Rupin Pass Trek. It's best to be prepared to be offline for most of the trek.

DETAILED ITINERARY

(Drive 215 km/ 8-9 Hrs)

Trekkers will be picked up from Dehradun railway station or ISBT bus stand at 7 AM. During the drive to Dhaula, you will come across eye-catchy sights. You will pass through the Mori village which is known for worshipping of Local deity Mahasu Devta.

Today you will be trekking for 9km but won’t get tired because the path is quite easy till Sewa. During trekking, you will come across apricot and apple trees and also a Kinnaur temple at Sewa. The night stay will be scheduled in tents at Sewa which will give you eye-catchy views of nature. 

Today the trek is going to be difficult, so get ready to experience some thrill & adventure. You will pass through dense forest and wooden bridge which is known by the name ‘No man’s Place’. During the trek enjoy Walnut & Deodar trees shade, while the night stay will be in tents at Bawta.

On Day 4, you will be crossing the highest & last village of the trek. Store some energy and get ready for the zig-zag path. Stay in tents at Jakha under the bright shining stars in the sky. 

Get up early in the morning and enjoy the attention-grabbing sunrise. You will come across Rupin waterfall as well as a beautiful U shaped valley. Explore the green & yellow meadows and after crossing the snow bridges you will reach Dandreyash Thatch valley. 

This day is going to be exciting because you will pass through rivulets of Rupin and thick snow. While crossing the bridge, Rupin water will hit your feet, giving a calm and serene feeling. 

  • The longest path of Rupin pass will start along with a steep gradient. After reaching Rupin pass gully be careful because the trail is not clearly defined as it is covered with thick snow. Although the path of Rupin Pass is short but is quite risky and adventurous at the same time. 

Night stay will be scheduled in camps at Ronti Gad where you experience the coldest weather till now along with breathtaking views of mountains covered with snow.  

Trek - 11 km/6-7hrs

 Drive - 224km/8-9hrs

We will trek back to Sangla from Ronti gad with lots of amazing memories. You will reach Sangla by 2 pm, Take a taxi from Sangla at 3 pm and reach Shimla by midnight around 2 am (please make your Hotel booking at Shimla accordingly).

FIX DEPARTURE

May

7th May, 8th May,  15th May

June

4th June

October

 Coming soon

THINGS TO CARRY

BASIC GEARS

Inclusions

Exclusions

POLICY

Booking Confirmation Policy

• The customer receives a Booking confirmation receipt immediately via Email and WhatsApp of a successful booking.

Cancellation policy

In the event you cancel your trek, cancellation policy we follow :

• Cancellation 20 days before the starting date of the trek – Refund with 10% cancellation charges.

FAQs

The Rupin Pass Trek is considered moderate-to-difficult. It requires good physical fitness, as you'll be trekking at high altitudes with some steep inclines.

The ideal season for the Rupin Pass Trek is from May to June and September to October. During these months, you'll experience pleasant weather with clear skies and minimal chances of rain or snow blockage on the pass.

Rupin Pass sits at an impressive height of 15,280 feet (4,658 meters). Be prepared for the challenges of high-altitude trekking, such as altitude sickness.

The Rupin Pass Trek can be completed in 7 to 8 days, depending on the chosen route and trekking pace.

There are two common routes for the Rupin Pass Trek. One starts near Dhaula village in Uttarakhand and ends in Sangla, Himachal Pradesh. The other route starts from Jiskun near Rohru in Himachal Pradesh and ends in Sangla, Himachal.

You'll need a Permit to trek rupin pass. Permits for camping in national parks or wildlife sanctuaries along the trek also be necessary. Check with your trekking company or local authorities for specific requirements.

You'll typically stay in tents at designated campsites during the trek. Some companies might offer homestays wherever possible in villages along the route.

Proper trekking clothing and footwear are essential. You'll also need a backpack, sleeping bag rated for cold temperatures, trekking poles, poncho, headlight, gloves, snacks and other essential supplies. Consider consulting a trekking company or experienced trekker for a detailed gear list.

The Rupin Pass Trek is generally considered safe with moderate difficulty. However, being prepared for high altitudes and following safety guidelines is crucial. Trekking with a reputable company that provides experienced guides is highly recommended.

The cost of the Rupin Pass Trek can vary depending on the trekking company, trek duration, service quality, inclusions (food, transportation, permits), and chosen route. Expect to pay anywhere from ₹18,000 to ₹25,000 or more.

There are limited medical facilities available along the trek route. Carrying a comprehensive first-aid kit with medications for altitude sickness, common ailments, and any personal prescriptions is crucial.

Many trekking companies provide meals throughout the trek. These meals are typically vegetarian and cater to trekkers needs for high-energy food. If you have specific dietary restrictions, discuss them with the trekking company beforehand to ensure they can accommodate your needs.

Most campsites will have basic toilet facilities like portable toilet tents with digging toilets. Following proper hygiene practices and carrying toilet paper or wipes is essential.

Cell phone reception can be unreliable or nonexistent in many areas along the Rupin Pass Trek. It's best to be prepared to be offline for most of the trek.

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