Starting @ Rs.2,099/- by Private Car (upto 4 Travelers)

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Har ki Dun Dehradun Entry Fee

  • 200 - 300 per person for permit

Har ki Dun Dehradun Phone

098 912 25211

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Har ki Dun Dehradun Address: 120, Vasant Vihar, Indra Nagar Colony, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, 248006, India

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Har ki Dun Dehradun Timings

Day Timing
Monday 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Wedesday 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 am – 12:00 am
Sunday 12:00 am – 12:00 am
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Har ki Dun is a beautiful and scenic valley in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi district. The valley is named after the Har ki Dun river flowing through it. To soak in the beauty of Har ki Dun, visitors can embark on a moderate trek that takes them through dense forests, river streams, and meadows filled with wildflowers.

It is a place that offers something for everyone, whether you are an adventure enthusiast, a nature lover, a photographer, or simply looking to relax amidst nature.

About Har ki Dun

Har ki Dun is situated at an altitude of 3,566 meters above sea level and is surrounded by the majestic Himalayan peaks. It is a popular trekking destination and attracts adventure enthusiasts. The trek to Har ki Dun starts from the small town of Sankri, which is located at a distance of around 200 km from Dehradun.

The trail passes through dense forests, lush green meadows, and quaint mountain villages, offering spectacular views of the surrounding landscape.

The Har Ki Dun valley is also home to various flora and fauna, including wildflowers, birds, and animals such as the Himalayan black bear, musk deer, and leopard.

Besides trekking, Har ki Dun is known for its rich cultural heritage. The valley is home to several ancient temples and villages that date back to the medieval period. It is considered a sacred site by the locals, who believe it is where the Pandavas from the Hindu epic Mahabharata ascended to heaven.

The local villagers are warm and hospitable and provide a glimpse into the traditional way of life in the Himalayas.

Entry fee and timing to Har ki Dun

If you plan to trek to the valley, you must obtain a permit from the Uttarkashi district authorities. The permit can be obtained at Sankri, the base village for the trek, which costs around INR 200-300 per person.

It is advisable to start your trek early, around 6-7 am. The trekking routes are well-marked, and it is recommended to reach the designated campsites before sunset.

Best time to visit Har ki Dun

The best time to visit Har ki Dun is from April to June and September to November. During this time, the weather is pleasant, and the trekking conditions are favourable.

The valley is filled with vibrant flowers in April and May, and the mild weather makes it a great time for nature lovers to visit. From September to November, the weather is cool and dry, with clear skies providing excellent views of the surrounding mountains.

How to reach Har ki Dun?

Har ki Dun can be reached by undertaking a trek from the base village of Sankri. Sankri is the starting point for the trek to Har ki Dun and can be reached by road from Dehradun. The nearest airport and railway station are located in Dehradun.

#Trivia: It is important to note that the last stretch of the journey to Sankri involves a rough road, and it is advisable to travel during the daytime.

Har ki Dun is an ideal destination for those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and spend some time among nature. With its scenic trails, campsites, wildlife, and local villages, Har ki Dun offers a peaceful and serene escape from the noise and pollution of the city.

So, keep this trekking spot in your destination and soak in the beauty of nature on your trip to Dehradun. Book a Dehradun tour package from Dehradun Tourism, a division of Holidays DNA and make the most of your trip. To know more about our services, please fill the Contact Us form.

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