Age – 28 Please contact on my Email below: First you must understand that this is not any agency that will help you in the travel to gaumukh. No Arnav, you dont require to switch the cellphones there, but where is the network ??? Address Dehradun might be good choice, ISBT busese runs from 5 am at every hour till 12 0r 1 pm. Read our trekking experiences at Gangotri – Gaumukh trek and check out other travels in Uttarakhand, If you have any latest travel related news pertinent to these regions, do let us know, through comment section, it will help us to keep this post updated and for the benefits of other travellers too. There are bolders scattered here and there with some pieces of broken snow, along with the hard clayey snow of the glacier. Location – Delhi. How to get Gaumukh Trek Permit: Getting permits for Gomukh is very easy and simple. Expect long delays on the road. So it is better to reach there within noon. Sign up and receive the latest recipes and destinations via email. Click to Enter at PATHIK Single Window System. The Gaumukh Tapovan Trek package includes:- - Accommodation in tents or tourist lodges on a sharing basis - Vegetarian meals will be provided on all the days - First aid and medical kits - Trekking equipment - Permits and forest entry fees - Experienced trek leader - Guides and support staff -Girish-09847061224 …giri.kg@gmail.com, hi… girish i m santosh nice to here ur interested in gaumukh, i have send u msg from my moblie,on ur whatsup so please reply to me District forest officer, Uttarkashi. Pls if I can join with some group. Day 0: You reach at Gangotri, overnight stay in hotel/dharamshala. My plan is to book online bus ticket from Haridwar to Gangotri directly because online ticket facility is not available for Haridwar to Uttarkashi and then Uttarkashi to Gangotri. I am sure you will get good comapanions on the way. In Uttarakhand or himachal .. You can see many snow clad peaks from this point and this breathtaking view is also a reason why many people take the difficult trek to the place. -Girish-09847061224 …giri.kg@gmail.com, I’ve traveled Gangotri once, I am solo Traveler to Gaumukh – Tapovan (Nandanvan if possible), I’ll be reaching Gangotri by 21st May 2016, & Planning to start Trek by 22nd May. Except letter, no other documents required. COPYRIGHT © 2009 - 2019 SAFFRONSTREAKS.COM ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, Just pop in to say hello to my insta fam with thes, Just pop in to say hello to my insta fam with this, BAKED RASGULLA Gangotri Temple. While applying for online permit for Gomukh, you can leave the operator column blank because it is optional. Gomukh from Gangster ???? so Guys Anybody more people are interested contact me As far as my knowledge ,daily 100 permits are issued for Gaumukh. (We can change date/place as per suggestions and preferences). It is usually completed in 2-3 days. Can somebody please confirm how we can get a permit for that whom we need to write a letter and what should we write in the letter any documents required at DFO office please confirm. Our team will try to provide you answers/solutions. Hopefully ! Anybody travelling during that time? Do, I have to go to the single window at Uttarkashi for payment and obtaining permission letter or this can be done at Gangotri as well. Hoping they are the same people. Hello Thank you. Hence, even the permits to travel to Gaumukh are for a couple of days. Can i get permit for trek from gangotri?? I am Nithilan from Chennai, visiting Rishikesh by end of April, I am planning to trek the Char Dham. In this article, I will share with you the complete details of this trek to Gaumukh and timings you should expect to reac… hi.stanley, i m from pune single i like to join ur group for gaumukh trek 2016. hello , Gopal. The Gangotri glacial expanse is nearly 24 km long and 6 to 8 km wide, beginning from Gaumukh and extending as far as the Chaukhamba massif around Badrinath. You can certainly look for these post for some advice – http://saffronstreaks.com/travels/gangotri-gaumukh-trek/. I need to go for some trekking in Himachal/Uttarakhand in June-2016. Any latest news will be highly appreciated, […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by Foodierama, saffron streaks. We have planned to go to Gaumukh-Tapoban on 22.10.2016. I’ll love to join any group for any new place. It lies in the state of Uttarakhand, begins and ends at the pilgrim town of Gangotri. I’ve planned to trek Gaumukh on Oct 07-16 if possible go to Tapovan as well. What will be the best starting destination? There are no online process to get the permit, however one can also approach the GMVNL to get the permit. i m from pune ,single ,anybody interested for gaumukh trek 2016, i have visited to gangotri in 2013 Road to gangotri open or not is entirely depend upon the snowfall of that year. Thanks buddy. You can trek on your own without operator upto Gaumukh but not upto Tapovan. May is also the time when snow melts, so most of the trekkers prefers september. Permits are required for gaumukh and tapovan. One of a lifetime expereince. Char Dham Yatra Package From Delhi By Innova, Char Dham 1 Night Helicopter Tour by Heritage Aviation from Dehradun, Do Dham Yamunotri Gangotri Helicopter Tour from Dehradun. However, the long, grueling trek for the newbies like me cannot complete in a single day. As far as my knowledge ,daily 100 permits are issued for Gaumukh. The Ganges originates from Gaumakh which is accessible after 19 Kms trek from Gangotri. Gaumukh Trek Permit A permit is required for a person to be able to trek to Gaumukh. Will DFO office be opened that day? This permit can be obtained from either District Forest Officer in Uttarkashi or at the forest office in Gangotri. September 17, 2010 > Uttarkhand / India / Travels gangotri gaumukh trek. 2. Hope it will clarify your doubts. Hi all, Gomukh is must visit place but food in Gangotri is not hyegenic so take care of it. I plan to visit Gomukh, 1st week. I had been to various trekking campaigns Manimahesh, Gaumukh, Gangotri, yamunotri, Amarnath ji, Badrinath, Hemkund Sahib. If you have their new numbers, please share with us. thanks awaited reply, Jai maa, May 5, 2010 > Uttarkhand / India / Travels uttarakhand. 3. Route to tapovan is through glacier, and you will need permit for tapvan. And also for trekking do I have to take permission from here or we can take permission from there when v will be reach to Gangotri ji. Heard about it alot … If you have a guide ( you have to add guide to your permit ) then they will guide you. There is a quota system so you may have to wait a few days to make the trek if its busy. We really enjoyed our days at Bhojbasa and looking forward to go there once again. If you cannot decide now, you can go till bhojwasa, camp there and you will come in contact with guides and porters. If you have any questions, you can also ask as in the following comments section. You can file the permit online and upload copies of the documents. So I will advise you to take a taxi from Haridwar or Rishikesh, that will take 6 hours. Sukanya @saffronstreaks, kindly suggest me is there granting permission online by the concerning deptt….what things r required for permit …can we take permitt instantly on the journey to gangotri or it will take month or week before trakking. Chardham tour rate mentioned in our packages may be vary and price depend on group size, transportation & hotels offer to client. I have visit your blog so i have a plan to visit Gaumukh please guide me which month may i go there and when and how and where may i take permit from the government also please guide me any age limit to go in Gaumukh and how many days should we have for visiting Gaumujh. Please tell me exact procedure I might be going on a motorbike Hope that helps, if you have any other queries do let us know, we will try to help you as much as possible. First let me tell you, whatever mode of transport you choose to travel, you have to be in Uttarkashi latest by 3.00 pm to avail the permit for gaumukh. Beyond Gangotri, you wont get any cell phone network coverage, in general in Uttarkhand, BSNL coverage is good. I just want to know that my group is planning for trekking for Gangotri to Gaumukh and Tapovan so can u guide me that is it the right time to go there.