Harkidun-Ruinsara Tal Trek is one of the best treks among the other treks in Uttrakhand. This journey of this beautiful trek starts from Sankri which is known for its extraordinary beauty.

It is a complete trek where you can explore nature at its best right from the old culture, beautiful streams, stunning mountain views, meadows, and an alpine lake. During the trek, you will see eye-catchy colorful birds that cannot be seen anywhere else in the world.

However, this trek gives you the closest view of Bandarpoonch and Swargarohini peaks.


REGION Uttarakhand
Duration 9 Day
Start Point Dehradun
End Point Dehradun
Highest Altitude 3650.5 m/12,000 ft
Approx Trekking Km 70 Kms
Grade Moderate

Altitude you are going to See

  • Sankri – 6,300ft

  • Seema - 8,200 ft

  • Boslo - 10,500 ft

  • Harkidun - 12,000 ft

  • Odari camp – 4100 Meters

  • Rainbasera - 9700 ft

  • Untigad - 11,300 Ft

  • Ruinsara Tal - 11811 ft

  • Devsu Bughyal - 9,940 ft

  • Chilurgad - 8,160 Ft

These points should not be avoided

  • Keep Yourself Ready for the Downpours
  • Proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperatures
  • Keep all the Essentials Carefully
  • Maintain Your Wellness
  • Phones don’t work
  • Travel light
  • Take your Cough and Cold Medicines with you

 How to reach Dehradun?


Take a flight to Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, Hire a cab to reach Dehradun City as the airport is 29 km away.


The Dehradun railway station is located in the centre of the city which is well connected to all the major cities of the country.


Dehradun is easily accessible from major cities of the country as it has an excellent road connectivity with other major cities and towns of North India. There are state-run and private buses that offer a regular service.

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Rs.2000/person Advance remaining on Arrival.

Day 01

Dehradun to Sankri (6,300 ft)

We will leave in the morning from Dehradun and reach Sankri by the evening. It is a long drive of almost 8 to 9 hours but you won’t get bored because the entire route is going to offer you amazing sights. 

Day 02

 Sankri to Seema (8,200 ft) via Taluka

After having breakfast, we will leave from Sankri to Seema via Taluka which is small & beautiful village. You will explore beautiful sights between the trek that is worth capturing. The night stay will be scheduled in tents. 

Day 03

Seema - Boslo (10,500 ft)

Get up early in the morning with birds chirping and get ready to witness the splendid sunrise. The trail is easy and offers you views of fast-flowing pretty streams. During the trek, you will go through walnut, willow and chestnut forests. The night stay will be scheduled in a tent at Boslo, giving you amazing views of nature. 

Day 04

 Boslo - Harkidun (1200 ft) - Boslo - Rainbasera (9700 ft)

We will start the trek to Har-ki-dun which is located at an altitude of 1200ft. Once you reach Har-ki-dun, you will definitely not feel like going back because it offers pure exquisiteness of the valley which will leave you stunned. You can also have an eye-catchy view of Swaragrohini Peak. 

Day 05

Rainbasera - Untigad (11,300 Ft)

We will start the day early in the morning and you will go through a jagged descend first. You will cross the river by walking on the bridge which is made using woods. During the trek, you will also explore different beautiful vegetations that are known for their beauty. We will reach Untigad after 7kms of the trek. It is an eye-catchy campsite surrounded by snow-covered peaks. 

Day 06

Untigad - Ruinsara Tal (11811 ft) - Untigad - Devsu Bughyal (9940 ft)

It is an interesting day because you will explore eye-catchy and famous Ruinsara Tal. It is located at a distance of almost 1.5kms from Untigad. You will notice that the color of the lake is brownish or blackish because of the immense vegetation inside. You will be reaching Devsu Bughyal after crossing Kyarakoti River where you can find a lot of alpine bushes. 

Day 07

Devsu Bughyal - Chilurgad (8,160 Ft)

We will be leaving Devsu Bughyal in the morning for Chilurgad which is a 7km trek. On the route, you are going to find breathtaking views of nature. The stay will be scheduled in tents at Chilurgad. 

Day 08

Chilurgad to Sankri via Taluka

Say goodbye to the local people & mountains. We will drive back to Sankri via Taluka. 

Day 09

Sankri to Dehradun

In the morning we will leave Sankri and reach Dehradun by the evening, marking the end of a memorable trip. 

  1. Spend quality time with the remote village people from Sankri, Saud, Taluka, Osla and Seema.
  2. Learn about the local culture and their day to day life by share a cup of tea while you learn about their culture.
  3. Enjoy a lazy walk on the meadows that surround the Morinda Lake.
  4. Encounters with the wildlife of Himalaya like barking deer, Bore, Leopard etc.
  5. Spectacular view of lush green vegetation wild orchids.
  6. Views of the snow-covered mountains and vast valleys with huge waterfalls.
  7. Get to touch the sky and get an eye level view of the famous mountain summits
  8. Catch glimpses of Swargarohini Peaks I, II, III, Bandarpooch and Blackpeak glistening and showcasting its beauty 
Food as per menu on the trek ,Accommodation. (Guest house, Home stay, Camping)
Forest Camping charges
Safety Equipment,Trek equipments: Sleeping bag, mattress, tent (twin sharing), kitchen & dinning tent, toilet tent, utensils and crampon (if required)
All necessary permits and entry fees
Trek guide, cook, helpers, and mules for carrying common luggage
Transportation if Specified in Itinerary,
Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, guide, cook and Support staff


Meals during road Journeyss
Any kind of Insurance
Any expense of personal Nature
Any expense not specified in the inclusion list
Carriage of personal laggage during the trek
Back pack & rain cover (50 - 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
Day pack + rain cover 20 - 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
Walking stick Advisable (At least one)
Head torch 1 Nos.
Water bottle/Hydration pack 2 bottles of one litre each People who use hydration pack- 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one liter Carry at least one thermos flask
Snacks Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
Personal Medical Kit Consult your doctor
T-shirts 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
Fleece T-shirts 1 Nos.
Fleece jacket 1 Nos. (Alternative: a woollen sweater)
Down feather / Hollofil jacket 1 Nos.
Wind & waterproof (jacket & pant) 1 Pair
Thermal inners (upper and lower) 1 Pair
Trek pants 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denims, capris)
Poncho 1 Nos.
Sunscreen cream Hand sanitizer
Moisturiser Antibacterial powder
Toilet Paper & wipes Toothbrush and toothpaste
Lip balm Quick dry towel
Sun cap 1 Nos. (One that covers the neck as well)
Woolen cap 1 Nos.
Balaclava 1 Nos.
Neck-gaiters 1 Nos.
Sunglasses Dark with side cover, it should be U/V protected. People who wear spectacles- (A)- Use contact lenses. (Not for Chadar trek) (B)- Photo chromatic glasses.
Trekking shoes 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
Floaters/flip-flops 1 Pair (Optional)
Cotton socks 5 pairs
Woollen socks 3 pairs
Gaiters 1 Pair (Our team will notify you if required)
Waterproof gloves 1 Pair
Fleece/woollen gloves 1 Pair

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