Kafni Glacier Trek - 7 Days

Kafni Glacier

Kafni Glacier Trek In Kumaon Himalaya Region Of Uttrakhand .

The Kafni Glacier At An Altitude of 3860.MTS , Located In Bageshwar District Of Uttrakhand India .The Trekking Route To Kafni Glacier Zero Point Start At Kahrkiya , From Where It Can Be Access Within 4-5 Days. As It’s Offer 42 Km Round Trekking From Kharkiya . On The 2nd Day Of Trekking , You Will Be In Dwali , Which Is The Dividing Point To Pindari And Kafni Glaciers . After Dwali There Is Lake Of Water Sources, So if You Would Like Enjoy The Camping In Khatti . Then You Must Arrive Earlier Then Start Finding Water For Cooking . When You Will Zero Point Of Kafni Glacier , You Can See The Origin Of Kafni River . You Will See How Glacier Melting Speedily And Turning Become River .

Highlights Of Kafni Glacier Trekking :-

  • Trek Will Begin And Finish At Kharkiya , Which Is The Last Vehicle Stop For This Valley .
  • Trek Will Take You Through Remote Village Like Khati , Then Forest Trek To Dwali , Which Is the Dividing Point For Pindari And Kafni Glacier’s .
  • The Entire Trail Rich In Flora And Fauna , And Camping Night A Khatti Surely Will Be Memorable Experience In Your Life .
  • Area – Base Camp Khati Village , Bageshwar , Uttrakhand .
  • Altitude At Zero Point – 3860.MTS .
  • Days Required For This Trek – 5 Days Trekking .
  • Trail Type – Moderate To Difficult .
  • Best Time To Visit – April – July , Sep. – Nov. Mid


Climatic Conditions In The High Altitudes Vary From The Plains; Take Adequate Time To Get Acclimatized To High Altitudes.

Pay Heed To The Trek  Leader  Or Instructor In Order To Enjoy A Safe And Sound Trekking Experience.

Do Not Consume Alcohol Or Any Other Intoxicants During The Trek.

Avoid Trekking During The Nights.

Before Undertaking The Trek, Consult A Physician.

Carry Basic Medications And a First-aid Kit During The Trek.

The Trek Takes Place Through Eco-Friendly Zone; Do Not Encourage Littering The Local Sites Or Campsites.

Kafni Glacier Trek ,Located in Bageshwar District Of Kumaon Himalayan Region Uttrakhand India At An Elevation Of  3,860 MTS . Above The Sea Level It’s Situated On The East Side Of Pindari Glacier & South of Nanda kot peak .

Day 1
Drive Kathgodam To Karmi Village 250 Km Approx

Morning Pickup The Drive To Karmi Village Cross Over The Bhimtal , Almora , Kasardevi , Binsar Valley , Bageshwar , Kapkote , Bharadi Keep On Pindari Glacier Road To Till Karmi Village Check in Homestay , Welcome Drink Offered By Host , Evening Time Must Visit Bhagwati Mata Temple a Beautiful Peaceful Place , and Explore The Culture Of Karmi Village .

Day 2
Karmi Village to Kharkiya Drive Then 5 Trekking To Khati

Drive To Kharkiya Post Breakfast , Stop at Majua Hills Karmi For Quick Visit Then Lunch at Karmi Vinayak Dhar , Enjoy The Views Of Villages Then Drive To Kharkiya , Will Take Small Break in Between Dhoor and Kharkiya For Watch Upfront Views Of Glaciers , After Arrival at Kharkiya, 5 Km Trekking To Khati and Check in Guest House Or Homestay

Day 3
Khati To Dwali , 13 km Trekking

Will Start Trekking After Breakfast 13 Km Trekking To Till Dwali , While Trekking You Will See Many Beautiful Birds and Live Herbal Plants and Explore The area Between Khati and Dwali , Arrival in Dwali Evening Time Check in Guest House Or Setup Tents Here .

Day 4
Dwali To Khatti Trekking 5 Km .

After Breakfast Keep On The Way Towards Kafani Glacier only 5 km Trek , You Will Have Enough Time Explore Your Skills For Photography , Wildlife , and Others . Evening Time Arrival in Khatti , Setup Tents Here .

Day 5
Khatti To Kafni Zero Point Then Back To Khatti

As Like Other Days Start Trek After Breakfast , 14 Km Round Trek Khatti to Kafni Glacier Zero Point and Back To Khhati , On This Day You Will Have a Chance a See Many Beautiful Birds and The Source Of Kafni River ( Ice Melted Water River ) , Kafni Is The Only Trek Where You Can Touch The Zero Point . Stay at The Place as Last .

Day 6
Khatti To Khati Village

The Return Journey Will Start , 18 km Trekking To Till Khati Village You Can Explore Some Nearby Location With Assistant Of Our Guide . Evening Time Arrival at Khati Village .

Day 7
Khati To Kharkiya Trekking Then Drive To Kathgodam

5 Km Trek To Kharkiya and the 275 km Drive to Kathgodam Lunch On The way and for those who want expend some more days can consult with guide , there are some more location which got attraction for tourism like Dhakuri .

Suggested Personal Medical Kit Checklist

Diamox – 10 tablets (to prevent AMS).

Dexamethasone – one strip.

Nifedipine – 5 tablets.

Crocin – 6 tablets (fever).

Avomine – 4 tablets (motion sickness).

Avil 25mg – 4 tablets (allergies).

Combiflam – 4 tablets (Pain killer).

Norflox TZ & Lomofen– 6 tablets each(diarrhea).

Digene – 10 tablets (acidity).

Omez/ Rantadine – 10 tablets (antacids).

Crepe bandage – 3 to 5 meters.

Gauze – 1 small roll.

Band aid – 10 strips.

Cotton – 1 small roll.

ORS – 10 packets.

Betadine or any antiseptic cream.

Moov spray (aches, & sprains).

Knee cap, if you are prone to knee injury.

Anti fungal powder .

Including In Cost

  • Accommodation ( Guest House/Hotel/Homestay/Campsite)
  • Meal On Trek ( Veg. Meal + Egg )
  • Trek/Camp Equipment’s ( Camping Tent , Kitchen Tent Utility Tent , Sleeping Bags, Mattress , etc. )
  • All Required Permissions And Entry Fees .
  • Certified And Experienced Trek Leader And Other Coworking Staff .

Excluding In Cost

  • Any Kind Of Personal Expense.
  • Pick Up And Drop fare From Kathgodam
  • Travel Insurance
  • Mules And Potters To Carry Personal Luggage .
  • Anything Which is Not mentioned Above

Nearest Roadways Bus Station Is Bageshwar .

Nearest Railway Station Is Kathgodam .

Nearest Airport Is Pantnagar Airport Udham Singh Nagar (PGH)

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Kafni Glacier Trek

Trip Facts

  • Ex. Kathgodam
  • Any
  • Homestay/Tents/Guest House
  • Local Veg. Food
  • April - June & Sep. - To Nov.
  • 3860 . MTS

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