Roopkund (locally known as Mystery and Skeletons Lake) is a high altitude glacial lake in the Uttarakhand state of India. It lies in the lap of Trishul massif and is famous for the hundreds of human skeletons found at the edge of the lake. The area is uninhabited, in the Himalayas at an altitude of 5,029 metres (16,499 feet). Surrounded by rock-strewn glaciers and snow-clad mountains, the lake is a popular trekking destination
Drive from Rishikesh to Mandoli
Day 1: Drive from Rishikesh to Mandoli / Baan (270 km). Overnight in lodge/tent.
Baan to Bedni Bugyal Trek (12 kms)
Day 2: Baan to Bedni Bugyal Trek (12 km). Overnight in tent.
Bedni Bugyal to Baguvasa Trek (16 kms)
Day 3: Bedni Bugyal to Baguvasa Trek (16 km). Overnight in tent.
Bhaguvasa to Roopkund Trek and back
Day 4: Bhaguvasa to Roopkund Trek and back to Bedni Bugyal (20 km). Overnight in tent.
Bedni to Mandoli/Baan Trek
Day 5: Bedni to Mandoli/Baan Trek (14 km). Overnight in lodge/tent.
Mandoli/Baan to Rishikesh
Mandoli/Baan to Rishikesh. Tour ends