Are you a beginner trekker and want to start your trekking journey then first you start with a small trek. If you are from the North region in India then there are limited short hiking options available in the Himalayas because in every Himalayan trek, you will find that the base point is an overnight journey. But if you are from the South Indian portion then don’t worry there are many trekking options for one day or two days. What do you need to do? You need to just pack your bag and get set ready. Nag Tibba trek is like this. You just need to pack your bag and you are ready for your first trek experience. This trek is hardly completed in just two or three days. As a beginner you can try this trek. Nag Tibba trek is situated at Uttarakhand region of the Tehri Garhwal district and lies at an altitude of 9,915 feet. This is an easy trek with a distance of 4.5 to 5 kilometres. From the top you can explore some mountain peaks like Bandarpoonch, The black peak/Kala Nag, Swargarohini, Kedarnath and many more. This trek starts from Dehradun. From Dehradun a 5.5 to 6 kilometres drive will take you to the base of this trek. Here in this article we are discussing about 5 reasons to do Nag Tibba trek. Read the article carefully-
Get A Chance To Explore the Himalayan Beauty & Good Connectivity:
If you are a beginner and do a first trek in Himalayan region then this will be your lifetime memory. The snow capped mountain and the amazing landscape will give you a great adrenaline rush. This trek will provide you the local culture of the small Himalayas hamlets, how they survive there and all.
The good connectivity also makes the trek easy. Distance between Delhi to Dehradun is 254 kilometres. From Delhi there are many buses available like deluxe, non deluxe etc. These buses will take you to Dehradun. Dehradun is well connected with many cities by railways. Dehradun express,Nanda Devi express are popular for this route. After arriving at Dehradun railway station you can take a bus or hire a cab to Pantwari. If you want to come to Dehradun by flight then first you need to arrive at Jolly Grant airport. This airport is 25 kilometres from Dehradun. From here you can hire a cab or take a bus to the railway station. From the station you take a bus or hire a cab to Pantwari.
A trip to Nag tibba can be completed within 2 to 3 days. It depends on you. If you search the web then you will find that it is a “perfect beginner trek”. Distance from Dehradun to Pantwari village is five to six hours. From this village you need to trek 4 kilometres to the Nag Tibba campsite. Here you can explore the Nag Tibba temple. On the next day, start your trek from Nag Tibba Temple to Nag Tibba Summit.
Easy Terrain & Basic fitness:
Though the summit is at 9,915 feet the trek is easy for its great terrain. A gentle trail goes through mesmerising meadows, dense forest will make this trek perfect for the beginner trekkers. If you haven’t any prior experience don’t worry still you can go for this trek. In the summer season one can experience vegetation, many colourful wildflowers that are blooming on the trail.
Though this is an easy task still if you have a basic fitness then you can easily complete this trek. Before doing the trek a 2 to 3 kilometres walk will be good for you.
Throughout The Year Trek:
One can do this trek throughout the year. In the winter season you can get a chance to experience snowfall. Fresh white snow will cover the trekking trail. This time you will find another beauty of mother nature. In the winter season most of the Himalayas trekking routes became closed but this trek remained open throughout the year. In summer the trail became green which is quite different from winter. The smell of the wild flower will be amazing this time. Don;t go for this trek in monsoon season as the trail becomes slippery due to rainfall also this is a landslide prone area.
Amazing view from the Summit:
Like every mountain trek Nag Tibba trek also provides the best view of the surrounding. In the lower Himalayan region Nag Tibba is the highest peak. From here you can also explore the Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar range,The black peak/Kala Nag, Swargarohini, Kedarnath. Here you can also find a temple with mystic touch.