Dayara Bugyal Trekking

An Overview

Trek to Dayara Bugyal (3,048m ) is an unforgettable trek in Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. Dayara Bugyal trek best time is in the month of April to June and September to November. Uttarkashi is the nearest town from the base camp. Dayara Bugyal trek length is 16 km. Dayara Bugyal trekking offers a majestic view. In the middle of Uttarkashi district, this beautiful meadow is situated. It is one of the most beautiful treks in Uttarakhand. Dayara means ‘Area’ and Bugyal means ‘Meadow’. Its situated at an elevation of 3048 m and is spread across 28 square kilometers. This is purely a lush green isolated trek. En route Dayara Bugyal you will come across Baranala lake where one can see the beautiful reflection of Oak trees in that lake. Walking across the grasslands, dense forests at different places ending up at the vast expanse of lush green meadow and across various shepherd huts, this trek will make you realize that sometimes the journey is more beautiful than the destination itself. Nature changes its color according to seasons and you can definitely experience that in Dayara Bugyal. In summers and rainy season, it is pure green. In autumn it is very colorful and in winter it is pure white. It is purely a beginner’s delight so it's a very easy trek where you’ll catch sight of some majestic peaks namely Srikanth, Rudregaira, Gangotri I, II & III, Jaonli, Draupadi ka Danda I & II, Black peak, Bandarpunch and such. There’s a spectacular panoramic view of the Himalayan range from Dayara Bugyal.


Dehradun-Uttarkashi-Barsu-Barnala-Dayara Bugyal



Trek Length

18 km


3 Nights/4 days

Difficulty Level


Best Season

April to June and September to November

Dayara Bugyal Trek Itinerary

Day 1

Reach Dehradun, Travel from Dehradun to Barsu in a car and then trek for just 1 km in Barsu, stay in camps, bonfire, and dinner.

Day 2
Trek from Barsu to Dayara Bugyal after breakfast. The trail passes through a beautiful lake (Barnala lake) and rich forest area with views of Himalayan ranges all around.(8 km trek length, Time 4-5 hours) Night stay and camping in Dayara Bugyal.
Day 3
After Breakfast, trek down to Raithal (7 Km) from Dayara Bugyal. Drive back to Dehradun and final departure with happy memories.

Heavy Group Discounts Available.

Accommodation, activities, and meals included in the trip.

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We can customize the Itinerary according to Your needs.

The number of Days and sightseeing to Gangotri, Uttarkashi, Dehradun, Rishikesh, Chandrashila etc. and other nearby places can be added to the trek at an additional cost. Sightseeing to these places can be arranged depending on the road conditions during that time.