Dodital Trek to Darwa Top

Dodital Trek

Dodital Trek is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Uttarakhand located in Uttarkashi district at an altitude from 1,350 m [4,429 ft] to 4,150 m [13,615.5 ft]. This is a 27 Km trek starting from Sangamchatti to very beautiful places Dodital Lake at 22 Km trekking and further 5 Km trek to Darwa Top. Dodital trek is perfect Holiday destination for travelers interested in trekking and camping at Sangamchatti, Agora, Bebra, Dodital, and Darwa Top which makes it one of the best hill stations in Uttarakhand developing rapidly.

Dodital Lake

Dodital Lake is birth place of Lord Ganesha and his adobe dedicated by Temple near lake, therefore it is also known as “Dhundital” which means Ganesh . Dodiatal is a natural fresh water lake located at a height of 3,024 m (9,921 ft) above sea level. Dodital Lake is primary source of Assi Ganga river which one of the tributary stream to Bhagirathi river which later becomes Ganga. 

Darwa Top

Darwa Top is a glacier of Himalayan Mountain range located at an altitude of 4,150 m [13,615.5 ft]. Dwara Top is situated in Dodital Trek just 5 Km above Dodital Lake after crossing Darwa pass.Its a beautiful glacier of Uttarakhand which the actual source of  lake water and Assi Ganga river.

Dodital Trek Map Route

Distance: 210 Km

Stay: Hotel/Home Stay

Altitude: 845 m [2,772 ft]

Road: 14 Km

Stay: Hotel/Home Stay

Altitude: 2,000 m [6,561.5 ft]

Trek: 6 Km

Stay: Resort

Trek: 2 Km

Stay: Camp

Trek: 14 Km

Stay: Resort/Camp

Altitude: 3,310 m [10,859.5 ft]

Trek: 5 Km

Stay: Camp

Altitude: 4,150 m [13,615.5 ft]

Trek: 20 Km

Stay: Camp/Resort

Trek: 6 Km

Stay: Hotel/Home Stay

How to Reach Dodital Trek

  • Rishikesh Railway Station: 246 Km
  • Dehradun Airport: 217 Km
  • New Delhi: 440 Km
  • Dehradun: 182 Km
  • Uttarkashi: 36 Km
  • Mussoorie: 138 Km

Things to Carry on Dodital Trek

  • Waterproof Bag Pack.
  • If intrested in Camping, Camping Kit and Sleeping Bag.
  • Hiking or Trekking Shoes [water proof & Ankle Support].
  • Personal Medical Kit.
  • Torch and extra set of Batteries.
  • Original ID card.
  • Glucose, Chocolates, Biscuits and Dry Fruits.