Kuari Pass

6 Days

Kuari Pass Winter Trek 2021

  • Trip Elevation – 3650 meter
  • Trip duration – 6 days / 5 nights

Kuari pass trek consider one of the best trek in the Garhwal Himalayas. This Trail (trek route) also know as Lord Curzon as 1905 lord curzon explore this route.  During winter trek route takes you through white powder meadows, virgin forests and small tiny villages. Best Himalayan view of ranges like the Mt.Nanda Devi, Kamet, Dronagiri and Hathi-Ghodi Parvat, is the reward that awaits the trekker atop this Kuari Pass.

Kuari Pass Trek Altitude 3650meter is easy trek in Summer and Moderate level trek in Winter. This trek is the perfect getaway from the monotony of your daily life and will be an unforgettable experience.

Best Part of Kuaripass Trek in Winter 

Nanda Devi( 7818 mts), the beloved mountain Goddess of Garhwal Himalayas, whose territories mark one of the highest national parks in the world , abounds some of the most fascinating mountain peaks e.g Dunagiri (7066mts.), Changbang( 6864 mts), Kalanka(6932 mts), Rishipahar(6992 mts), Trishul I and II (7210 mts & 6319 mts), Mrigthuni (6565 mts), and Bethartoli hemal(6352 mts), and some of the rare Himalayan fauna that cover in this kuari pass trek.

[booking startmonth=’2021-8′]

Kuari Pass Trek Package

Kuari Pass Trek 2021 -> Special Economy full value – Exclusive Trip

Kuari Pass Trek is known for beautiful flora and fauna, beautiful meadows, enchanting steams and pass, spectacular peaks and fantastic valley, which adds to the beauty of this place. All this is done with our experienced team of guides and international state-of-the-art camping equipment to make the kuari pass trek a truly comfortable experience.

Kuari Pass The best time to do this trek is during winters. Kauri Pass is covered with a thick patch of snow in December, January, February, March, April. It has excellent panoramic views when you reach the Kuari Top, Khulara, Gorson or Auli. The entire route is adorned with large meadows, pine forests and tinny villages making it more marvelous.

Kuari Pass Trek Travel Tips Information

  • Kuari Pass trek is of moderate difficulty level, thus it is a perfect trek for amateur trekkers, adventurers and first timers to gain some experience.
  • Kuari Pass trek is also famous during the winters when the snow is just the right amount thus making it a perfect trek to introduce amateur trekkers to snow.
  • Hire an experienced trekking guide to accompany you on your trek. These guides have much knowledge and expertise about the route.
  • It is wise to check with local authorities, tour guides or tour operators about the weather and road conditions during monsoons before you actually start your trek.


Arrive in joshimath check in at our branch office in joshimath, transfer to room dinner and stay overnight in joshimath.

After having breakfast drive is towards Dhak village 1hrs drive, from here the trek starts. Ascent gradually for some time and you will come across “Karachi” a small village. It is amid tall mountains and there is green vegetation all across the hills with step farms.

After you gradually gain altitude you come across another high altitude village “Tugasi” it is a Himalayan village where Garhwali culture is followed. Rest here for some time and then head towards your campsite Gulling. The campsite lies 0.5 km further Gulling village it is a wide green stretch which offers unusual sight of Garhwal Himalayas and 360 degree view of Hathi Parbat, Ghori Parbat and Dronagiri. Our camp is already setup here welcome drink and later dinner. Overnight stay will be in tents.

The trail is an ascending one from Gulling top to Khulara. Trek carefully on the rough terrain with exotic views of snow- capped mountains throughout the way.

Go through the forests of Oaks, Pines and Rhododendrons. They are found in abundance there with blossoming flowers and snow all over. After a long hike reach your campsite Khulara. Dinner and Stay up here.

Morning Breakfast and start up trek to kuari pass, the trek is usually a gradual ascent till Khualara top, followed by snow patches. Kauri pass top route is small zig zag hike, it is the highest point of the trail. Kuari Pass is popular for being a part of Lord Curzon’s Trail which opens up to the other side of the valley that leads to Trisul, Nanda Kot and other legendary peaks around the Kumaon region. Trek back to Khullara Top after spending some good time at the pass.

Return back to Camp after having lunch packed at pass. Enjoy the pictures and get yourself immersed in the charisma of the Himalayas. Trek back by same route as there is not any other route to be back to khulara. Evening tea snacks and dinner.

After quick breakfast we follow the same trail to get back to Dhak village through picturesque Himalayan villages with vanishing sight of snow clad mountains. The trek ends at this point.

Vehicle will be arranged till Joshimath Or We will follow another trail from Khulara to Tali top to Gorson meadow and then Auli ski adventure sports and then drive 1 hours to Joshimath (this route will be only done once snow patches are clear in some difficult risky point). Reach Joshimath. Dinner and stay up here.

After Breakfast onwards journey. Or we can arrange the cab for onwards journey.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • • Local Transport by Tata Sumo / Max / Tempo
  • • Accommodation in tents on triple share basis during trekking.
  • • All meals (Day 1 Dinner to Day 6 Breakfast).
  • • All Camping gear, Sleeping mattress, Kitchen tent, tents.
  • • Permits and entrance fees.
  • • Experience Qualified trekking guide, cooks and porters, mules.

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • • Accommodation in Rishikesh/Dehradun.
  • • Personal Insurance. Transport to and from Rishikesh
  • • Personal luggage / Winter cloths / Walking stick / Gaiters

Frequently asked Questions

How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

Annapurna Base Camp is a Grade B or a moderately difficult trekking route. So any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How long do we walk every day when doing Annapurna Base Camp trekking?

On average, you walk about 4 to 6 hours per day. One or two days can be as less as 3hrs and one or two days can be as long as 7hrs.

What is the highest altitude reached in this trek?

The highest altitude reached is 4190m. This is the elevation of Annapurna Base Camp. ABC is the highest we will climb in this trek.

What about battery charging and hot shower facilities?

Yes, you can charge batteries en route. Charger should be brought. There are hot shower facilities as well. You may have to pay certain amount for both ($1-$2). Negotiate. Also, hot water facility could be free at lower elevation.

Are there ATMs on the way to Annapurna Base Camp?

No. There are no ATMs on this trek route. You will have to draw enough cash in Pokhara or Kathmandu. There are a number of ATMs in these cities. Everything is paid in Nepali rupees. So money should be exchanged before the start of the trek.

What about internet access?

Yes. Internet can be accessed in most places. Sometimes, there might be some technical problems. Internet in Nepal is not as fast as you are used to and at times you can just lose connection.

Is it necessary to hire Guides/trekking agency for Annapurna Base Camp trekking?

Not really. It depends on you. If you want, ABC trekking can be done independently. You could hire a guide and a porter by yourself instead of going through an agency or not hire a guide at all. Although, not having a guide can be a little problematic during off season.

It really depends on you. Is it your first time in Nepal? How confident are you of being able to find your way around? How pressed on time are you? If you go through an agency, it will be costlier but everything will be planned. You will only have to come, trek and return.

How much do guides and porters cost?

For Annapurna region, pay for guides range from $20 to $30 per day and porters take $15 to $25 per day.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Kuari Pass
kuaripass pangarchulla peak climb
pangarchulla peak kuaripass trek