The term Bugyal is used in Garhwali language in Uttarakhand, which means 'meadow'. Dayara Bugyal Trek is located in Uttarakhand. It is one of highest Bugyal, whose heart-catching mountain ranges attract tourists. From the sea level, Dayara Bugyal is situated at an elevation of 3,048 meters, which is very beautiful to see. The place of Dayara Bugyal located in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand,it is green grassland spread over 28 sq km. You will see the green trees of pine going along the way of Dayara Bugyal. In the way of trekking you will see lots of famous places in Dayara Bugyal as like - Alpine Lake, kaal Nag Peak, Bandarpoonch, Gangotri Massif and many more.
Due to the pleasant weather conditions, one can visit here any time of the year. However, it is suitable to visit this holy place during the summer and monsoon season because the meadows looks very beautiful during these seasons because of its greenery. There are couple of villages such as Barsu and Raithala village, both villages identify as the base camp of Dayara Bugyal which are situated about 35 kilometers from Uttarkashi.
On the journey of Dayara Bugyal Trek, you will reach a village named Barsu, which is approximately 32 Kms from Uttarkashi. The Place of Barsu is the base camp for the Dayara Bugyal trek. On the road you will be passing through the banks of Bhagirathi River with looking at the beautiful dense forests. Uttarkashi is the largest city on this route. In the way of Dayara Bugyal you can see the high peak of Draupadi Ka Danda , here we can see the amazing & unique view of the sunset. Moving forward from the Barsu base camp, you wiil reach Barnala, which is 9 km away from the Barsu. Barnala is a place where the meadow of Dayara Bugyal starts. Here we see beautiful natural views such as the beautiful landscape of Rhododendrons, forest cover of Silver Oaks, Dewdar trees etc. Alpine grasslands are the sign of arrival in Dayara Bugyal, and then you can easily understand you are close to the Dayara Bugyal. If you walk away on these Dayara Bugyal meadows, you will see some beautiful scenes like Srikanth, Rudugaira, Gangotri, Jaoli, Draupadi ka Danda, Black peak, Bandarpunch and many others amazing views. Bakaria Top is the highest point of Dayara Bugyal which is steep ascent and also known as Surya Top. You can start your trek along the meadows and gain altitude gradually till the reach of Bakaria Top. After reaching the top peak of Dayara Bugyal you will get a wonderful happiness, looking down from here you will see the beautiful meadows and the Himalayan peaks, after which you will forget all your tiredness.
Arrive in Barsu late afternoon where we will be waiting Here with our already pitched tents at Bugyal Sarai for lunch. The afternoon is yours to explore the nearby village and understand and observe the culture of these self sufficient villagers. Overnight stay and dinner at camp.
Packing for a trek can take quite a bit of time so we start our day early, finish breakfast and get ready to trek up! The schedule is as such that today we trek from Bugyal Sarai to Dayara Bugyal(3150 m) which is a walk of about six hours with a good view of the Himalayas all around. Thrilled but tired enough to hit the sacks immediately we camp overnight at Dayara.
The Best and the most easy day of trek. Get up comfortably. After breakfast trek to the highest point to Dayara Bugyal. It is a thrilling experience to actually walk with hundreds of meters of cliff below you! However, our guides are prepared to take care of you lest any danger prevails and you have not a thing to worry about. In winter the snow can be of about knee. It will take about 2/3 hours to reach the top point. Spend some quality time and enjoying the beauty of Himalayas. Descend to the camp by afternoon. Rest of the day enjoy the photoshoot in the lap of Himalayas.Overnight camp.
Get up early & get ready. After breakfast start descend to Raithal. The descend is Very easy & will take about 2-3 hours. If you have your return transport with us, our vehicle will leave for Dehradun as soon as we arrive in Raithal or you can go by your own vehicle. You are expected to reach Dehradun in 6-7 hours time.