Discover the Unparalleled Beauty of the Great Kashmir Lakes Trek with Compass Crew

Discover the Unparalleled Beauty of the Great Kashmir Lakes Trek with Compass Crew

The Great Kashmir Lakes Trek is an unparalleled adventure that takes you through the heart of the Himalayas, revealing the untouched splendor of Kashmir’s alpine landscapes. With Compass Crew, this journey becomes a seamless blend of thrilling exploration and serene immersion in nature.

Starting Point: Srinagar

Your adventure begins in Srinagar, a city famed for its exquisite gardens and tranquil lakes. Compass Crew ensures a smooth start with a comprehensive briefing, equipping trekkers with essential information and gear.

Day 1: Srinagar to Sonamarg

A scenic drive from Srinagar brings you to Sonamarg, the ‘Meadow of Gold’. Surrounded by towering peaks and lush meadows, Sonamarg sets a stunning backdrop for the first night’s camp, offering trekkers a taste of the beauty that lies ahead.

Day 2: Sonamarg to Nichnai

The trek kicks off with a gentle ascent through dense pine forests, leading to the expansive meadows of Nichnai. This route, rich with wildflowers and alpine vistas, is a photographer’s paradise. Camp near a gurgling stream, under a canopy of stars, for a truly immersive nature experience.

Day 3: Nichnai to Vishansar Lake

Cross the Nichnai Pass, standing at an elevation of 13,500 feet, to reach the serene Vishansar Lake. This high-altitude lake, with its crystal-clear waters reflecting the surrounding peaks, is one of the highlights of the trek. Spend the night camping by its shores, soaking in the tranquility of the Himalayas.

Day 4: Vishansar to Kishansar and Gadsar Lakes

Continue your journey to Kishansar Lake, another gem in this alpine paradise. The trail then ascends to the Gadsar Pass, the highest point of the trek at 13,750 feet. From here, enjoy breathtaking views of the twin lakes, Vishansar and Kishansar. Descend to Gadsar Lake, surrounded by vibrant alpine flowers, and camp for the night.

Day 5: Gadsar to Satsar

Trek through rocky terrains and cross several streams to reach Satsar, a cluster of seven interconnected lakes. This remote and peaceful spot, far from the bustling trekking routes, is perfect for relaxation and reflection. Camp here, amidst the serene beauty of Satsar.

Day 6: Satsar to Gangbal Twin Lakes

The final leg of the trek takes you to the stunning Gangbal Twin Lakes, situated at the base of Mount Harmukh. The emerald waters of Gangbal and Nundkol Lakes, reflecting the majestic peaks, provide a picturesque setting for the last night of camping.

Return to Srinagar

Descend to Naranag and drive back to Srinagar, reflecting on the incredible journey and the breathtaking landscapes encountered. The return to civilization brings a mix of nostalgia and fulfillment, with memories of the trek etched in your heart.

Why Choose Compass Crew?

Compass Crew is committed to providing an exceptional trekking experience, characterized by expert guidance, well-planned itineraries, and a focus on sustainability.

  • Experienced Guides: With extensive knowledge and expertise, Compass Crew’s guides ensure a safe and enriching trekking experience.

  • Safety and Comfort: Emphasizing safety and comfort, Compass Crew provides high-quality equipment and adheres to strict safety protocols.

  • Sustainable Trekking: Dedicated to preserving the natural environment, Compass Crew promotes eco-friendly practices and responsible tourism.

For more information and to book your trek, visit Compass Crew or contact them at +91 96347-41100 or +91 79923-68599.

Join Compass Crew on the Great Kashmir Lakes Trek and uncover the unparalleled beauty of the Himalayas. Embark on an adventure that promises unforgettable memories and awe-inspiring landscapes.