Title : Village Visit
Category : Trek
Duration : 3 Days
Location : Uttaranchal
Season : Summer (mar - june)
Autumn (sep - nov)
Winter (dec - feb)
Grade : Easy
Walk through the un-explored settings, ask, be curious, observe.
It’s the part of Uttarakhand left behind. Seku village (5500 ft
/ 1700 mts), 2 hrs walk from Kuflon, an alternate trek route to
Dodital, it is one of the very few villages in the region to
have been least effected by the regular influx of outsiders.
Mainly an agro-dependent economy, it has started moving towards
seemingly greener pastures. Nonetheless the settings of the
village offer a mix of the past and the encroaching modern
Day 00: Delhi to Hardwar
Board the overnight Mussorrie Express leaving Delhi at 10:15pm.
Day 01: Arrive Kuflon (1550m)
Board the waiting vehicles at the Haridwar railway station and
drive 6 hrs to reach Kuflon for lunch. Camp briefing, and check
in tents. A familiarization walk (1 hr) after tea. Campfire
followed with dinner. Overnight in Kuflon.
Day 02: Hike to the village
After breakfast, carry packed lunch and trek 2 hrs up the valley
of the Assi Ganga to Seku village. Enroute, visit the trout
breeding farm and the Forest department managed herbarium.Trek
back to Kuflon by tea time. Relax over a campfire dinner.
Day 03: Kuflon to Delhi
After breakfast, drive 6 hrs to Haridwar to board the evening
Shatabdi to reach Delhi by 10:45pm.