Brahmatal trek is a great winter hike for nature lovers and adventure seekers. You will embark on this amazing trek from Kathgodam and follow the road through the beauty of the area. Brahmatal offers panoramic views of the Himalayas on Mt. Trishul and Nanda Ghunti, a bird’s-eye view of the majestic Brahmatal Lake and ample opportunity to capture the majestic snow-covered peak with their camera. If you are looking for the best winter hikes in the Himalayas, Brahmatal Lake Trek is one of them.
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Mode of Travel
Trek pick up point
|Kathgodam to Lohajung Distance – 210 KM , 7 Hrs Journey .|
|Lohajung to Bekaltal . Distance – 6 KM [Duration: 4– 5 hours trek]|
|Bekaltal to Brahmatal ( Tilangi ) . Distance – 7km, [Duration: 6 – 7 hours]|
|Brahmatal ( Tilangi ) to Brahmatal Peak Distance – 7 km, [Duration: 6– 7 hours]|
|Brahmatal ( Daldum ) to Lohajung 5 KM[Duration: 5 – 6 hours]|
|Lohajung to Kathgodam Distance – 210 KM , 7 Hrs Journey|
Upon your arrival in Kathgodam early morning, you will be picked from the railway station or bus stand.You will be travelling for 9 hours to reach Lohajung which is 215KM away from Kathgodam. By late afternoon, you will reach Lohajung where you will be staying at night in a guest house.
Today’s trek will start after breakfast. Commence the trip to Bekaltal.En route, let your eyes enjoy some awe-inspiring views of Nandaghunti Peak.
Trek through the forests of oaks and firs. Conclude the 4-5 hours long trek after you reach Bekaltal. The total distance you cover would be 6KMs.
Stay overnight in tents.
Enjoy the snow covered pathways that let you reach Brahmatal. It will take around 4 hours to complete the trek.The trails go through a forest and when you reach Telindi top, behold the enchanting views of the mighty Himalayas.Continue walking to finally arrive in Brahmatal or Khabekhal Lake.
Right after breakfast, get ready to climb to the top of Brahmatal.Tread along the tricky pathways which go through Chota Jhandidar and Bada Jhandidar.This trail is encircled by a mountain ridge with valleys on both sides.You will take 2.5 hours to reach Brahmatal Top.
Proceed to the next camp site in Daldum and the trek will take up to 3 hours to finish. 2.7 KM will be the distance you would be covering with this trek.
Today, you will trail back to Lohajung along the same path you took to reach Brahmatal. Once you reach here, check-in to your guest house and take rest.
Conclude the trek and depart to Kathgodam early morning.After your arrival at Kathgodam, your trip comes to an end.
But, you can plan how to spend the day fruitfully on your own, be it sightseeing or shopping, Kathgodam will not disappoint you.
Trip ends here…..