KEDARTAL is a pristine lake clenched with crystal clear water. The quaint and pleasing KEDARTAL is situated at the base of the THALAY SAGAR (6,904mts) and BRIGUPANTH Peak (6,772mts). The reflection of THALAY SAGAR peak on KEDARTAL is charming.
KEDARTAL is one of the giant lakes in UTTARAKHAND, situated at an astonishing altitude of 4,912mts above sea level in UTTARKASHI region. This emerald lake is the origin of KEDAR Ganga, an important tributary of Bhagirathi River.
KEDARTAL is surrounded by THALAY SAGAR, BHRIGUPANTH, JOGIN 1, JOGIN 2 and other Himalayan peaks. You can see a rich variety of high altitude fauna like BHARAL, GHORAL, Fox and the Himalayan Black Bear during the trek.
The 17 km trek to KEDARTAL from GANGOTRI is quite challenging yet the beauty and experience is worth giving a try. This trek requires trekking experience in the mountains. The trekking trail goes along with KEDAR Ganga, gliding zones, rugged and rocky landscape.
UTTARAKHAND is a habitation comprises of the beautiful and enchanting organic lakes enticing large number of tourists. These sapphire-hued lakes perfectly the scenic landscape of verdant hills, snow clad Himalayan peaks and. At higher elevation, glacial lakes are a frequent sight for trekkers and mountaineers.
The vast expanse of the Himalayas is an ideal place for adventurers and explorers to venture and experience them. Himalaya trekking and mountaineering is quite popular with numerous treks and expeditions taking place at the higher elevation. Summer treks are equally prominent as compared to winter treks.