Ghuttu Trek



About Ghuttu


GHUTTU is a beautiful village situated on the banks of BHILANGANA River at an elevation of 1,524mts above sea level. It is famous as a base camp among treks to PANWALIKANTHA, KHATLING Glacier and MASAR Tal.
GHUTTU is situated 64kms northern region of TEHRI GARHWAL district and the weather here remains health- giving throughout the year. The lush green vegetation of GHUTTU and the streaming dings of the BHILANGANA River entice the traveller’s heart to this place.

Tourist Attraction


1.KHATLING GLACIER –
KHATLING Glacier can be reached after a 45kms trek from GHUTTU. It is one of the least explored glaciers of UTTARAKHAND making it more adventure loaded. KHATLING glacier is situated at a mind-blowing elevation of 3,717mts above sea level.
2.PANWALIKANTHA –
The charming PANWALIKANTHA stands at an elevation of 3,963mts above sea level on the south-western ridge of KEDARNATH region. PANWALIKANTHA is a BUGYAL (high altitude meadow) which remains embedded with blooming flowers during monsoons. The trek to PANWALIKANTHA mainly initiates from GHUTTU and TRIJUGINARAYAN. It is at a range of 19kms trek from GHUTTU.
3.NEW TEHRI –
NEW TEHRI is the only planned city of UTTARAKHAND state which was made during the establishment of the TEHRI dam. Every month thousands of traveller visit TEHRI to see the pristine water of the massive TEHRI Dam. The Dam is located amid mountaintop many of which are drowned under the water. New TEHRI is very well attached with motor-able roads and situated 64kms from GHUTTU. The state government is scheduling to convert TEHRI Lake into a major venture tourism destination.
4.CHAMBA -
CHAMBA is one of the ideal attractions of Dehradun as the place presents wide-ranging views of the majestic Himalayan range and the spiritual view of the Bhagirathi River. CHAMBA is situated 82kms from GHUTTU at an elevation of 1,676mts above sea level. Unlikely other major hill stations CHAMBA provides peace and serenity. The place is quite and composed with pine and Deodar trees everywhere.

Activity to do


1.TREKKING –
GHUTTU is a heavenly village situated on the banks of BHILANGANA River. It is also known as the base camp for famous treks PANWALIKANTHA, KHATLING Glacier and MASAR Tal which takes one through the most panoramic landscape of GARHWAL region.
2.NATURE WALK –
Nature Walks are one of the best ventures to explore the lush green habitat of GHUTTU village. One can trek to nearby stand point and relish the scenic Himalayan view.
3.VILLAGE TOURISM –
GHUTTU is one of the secondary known hamlets situated on the banks of BHILANGANA River. One can tour the majestic village and learn about their simple way of life, customs and beliefs.

How to Reach


By Air: Jolly Grant Airport is the nearby Airport to GHUTTU, located at a distance of 163kms. Taxis are certainly available from Jolly Grant Airport to GHUTTU. The Airport is coupled to Delhi with daily flights and by well metalled roads to GHUTTU.

By Rail: The adjoining railway station to GHUTTU is situated in RISHIKESH at a range of 146kms. RISHIKESH is very well associated by railway networks with major destinations of India and trains to RISHIKESH Railway station are persistent. GHUTTU is well attached by motor-able roads with RISHIKESH as taxis and buses are certainly obtainable from RISHIKESH to GHUTTU.

By Road: GHUTTU is well connected by motor-able roads with major destinations of UTTARAKHAND. Buses and taxis to GHUTTU are available from major places of UTTARAKHAND state.

Map


Location Review


Average user rating

4.3 / 5

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