Mandani Valley trekking packages

  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek
  • Mandani Valley Trek

Mandani Valley trek Itinerary


: Rudraprayag district - Uttarakhand


: 12 Days


: Moderate to difficult

Trekking distance

: Around 54 kms.

Max Altitude

: 4650 Meters

Pickup Point

: Rishikesh

Drop Point

: Rishikesh

Best Season

: May to September

Mandani Valley trek is considered as one of the major challenging trek in Royal Garhwal Himalayas. This is a part of the lost trail within Kedarnath wildlife sanctuary which connects two famous Hindu shrines Badrinath and Kedarnath. Connecting Madmaheswar trail to Kedarnath at Chorabari Glacier, the origin of river Mandakini.

Highlights of this trek are lush green meadow with full of beautiful colour flowers -Mandani Bugyal, Yeonbuk Col (4,663 M), Mahapanth col (4,602 M), Bishali Col (4750M) , breathtaking views of Chaukhamba(7272 M), KedarNath Pea(6940 M), Kedar Dome (6,831 M) and wide range of Himalayas flora & fauna.

Many mythological stories associated with the Mandani Bugyal trek. According to one story Mighty Goddess Durga killed Mahishasur and buried him into the earth at this place. After that, she took the shape of the rock and decided to sit on him forever. That rock is presented at same place. According to others ancient story, It is believed that Pandavas passed through with same place during their journey to Swargarohini. The ancient temple presence is visible in Mandani Bugyal near Usha River.

If you are looking for offbeat destination in Himalayas, Mandani Valley Kedarnath Trek is one of the best option in Himalayas. This is another Valley of Flowers of India which is still preserved. It is situated in Kedar Valley, Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand. Trek Start from Ransi Village situated in foothills of HimMandani Valley Trekalayas which base of Panpatia Col, Madmaheswer Trek, Nandi Kund, Mandani Valley Trek.

Mandani Valley Kedarnath trek can start from Chaumasi Village in other Valley route diverts from Guptakashi, if you want see full bloom of this Valley Monsoon is good season but Rain and clouds bit disturbs the amazing view. Treks end in Kedarnath & Sonprayag, we have to pass through Yambuk Col, Mahapath Col & boulder zone for reaching kedarnath. Exclusive attraction this trek Yeonbuk Col (4,663 M), Mahapanth col (4,602 M), Bishali Col (4750M) , breathtaking views of Chaukhamba(7272 M), KedarNath Peak(6940 M), Kedar Dome (6,831 M) and wide range of Himalayas flora & fauna.

Mandani Valley Kedarnath Trek Mandani Valley trek during rainy season full of beauty and surround by Himalayan wild flowers but sometime due to heavy rain crossing Mandani River is risky, River water is too cold because is coming from directly from Glacier and even water force is on full swing, sometime it can be easily can cross if weather is clear. Our Guide and potteres know the situation very well and helps in crossing river.

MAndani Valley Kedarnath Trek Thauli Top is one of the attraction point of Mandani Valley kedarnath Trek, from here we can see clear view mt. Choulamba and Buda Madhmaswer, 360 degree valley view of kedar valley is unforgettable. Here we can see some shepherd huts and their loyal Himalayan dogs.Shepherd follow rules of nature and they have different set of rules and they follow it sometime they tell us to follow it.

There are gardens of flowers in both side of Mandani River, during full swing of river difficult to cross so need to rope up every one. Every Mansoon season there is yatra of Goddess mandani from Ransi Village, Villagers takes part in this difficult yatra and do pooja here.


Day 1: Ransi to Saniyara (5 kms trek

We will have our breakfast and the trek begins from here. The trail will pass through the meadows taking us to Saniyara at an altitude of 2850 M.


Day 2: Saniyar to Paturi (7 kms trek)

We will ascend the trail here leaving Saniyara behind and the trek will proceed to Paturi at an altitude of 3300 M.


Day 3: Paturi to Thouli camp

we will Trek from Paturi to Thouli camp 3865 M, via Thouli top 3920 M in 7 to 8 hours. Night stay will be at Thouli camp.


Day 4: houli to Dagla Bugyal

The Trek will descend from Thouli camp 3865m proceeding towards Dagla bugyal 3505m via Dwara Pass and Dwara Top at an altitude of 4150m. It will take 6-7 hours to reach Dagla Bugyal..


Day 5 : Dagla Bugyal to Mandani

We will trek from Dagla Bugyal 3505m to Mandani valley 3550m in 4-5 hours via Dubra Top 3750m. The magnificent Mandani valley can be explored for rest of the day. The camp will be set here for night stay.


Day 6: Rest Day

Explore Mandani


Day 7: Mandani Valley to Yembuk base

The trek ascends from here and goes up to at Yembuk Col Base camp (4130m). This will take 6-7 hours..


Day 8: Yembuk base to Mahapanth base

We will Cross the Yembuk Col Base camp to reach Mahapanth Col base camp at an altitude of 4450m. The trail will go through Bishali Col (4750m) to Mahapanth Col Base camp (4450m 2hrs) taking 7 to 8 hours.


Day 9: Mahapanth base to Kedarnath.

We will trek to Kedarnath (3380 M). Night stay in Kedarnath..

Pick up Point Rishikesh 6 AM
Drop Point Rishikesh 4 PM

What is Included In This Trek?

Transport Facility Rishikesh To Rishikesh

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in tents on share basis

All meals: breakfast, packed lunch, tea, coffee, snacks, soup and dinner

Sleeping bags





Kitchen team

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Crampons and Gaiters


What is Not Included In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

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

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



Woolen and Waterproof Gloves

Socks (Woolen and Regular)


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)

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)


Band aid


Stretchable/Elastic bandage


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.