Dayara Bugyal is one of the most beautiful high altitude meadows of the country located in the Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand. Perched at an altitude of 3408 metres above sea level, this meadow has everything a trekker wishes for. Equally beautiful throughout the year, Dayara Bugyal covers an astonishing area of 28 km and is among the highest and largest meadows which attracts hundreds of tourists and trekkers from all over the country. With a magnificient view of
Himalayan peaks like Mt. Bandarpoonch, Kalanag, Jaonli, Draupadi ka Danda, Srikanth, and the Gangotri group of peaks. It is the best travel destination for adventure lovers who are into trekking/hiking. Snow laden high Himalayan Mountains, scenic views are some of the jewels of this picturesque place.
The trek to Dayara Bugyal starts from a small village called Raithal which is 30 km from Uttarkashi. The trek to Dayara Bugyal is of 8 km and is of easy to medium grade. The trail passes through thick coniferous forests and then opens to a vast grassland, that is, Dayara Bugyal. This trek is accessible throughout the year and offers different views seasonaly. It is also a perfect skiing location for the skiing lovers in the months of January and February.
Departure from Dehradun to Raithal around 7:00 AM- Overnight stay.
Raithal-Gui (5 km trek)- Overnight stay.
The Summit Day- Trek to Dayara Bugyal- Overnight stay at Gui.
Gui to Raithal- Dehradun.