In the embrace of snow-covered Himalayan peaks in Uttarakhand, Auli is a beauty combined with thrill. The charming hill town is known as the ‘Ski Capital of India’ owing to its ski-worthy slopes in winter. While in summer it’s a picturesque holiday spot with much to see and do. The spread of lush forests, the sky-touching peaks, the options to have fun and create memories of a lifetime make Auli special. So, for a special holiday we have a well-crafted itinerary Auli tour from Dehradun. While the summers arrives in India, make plans to stay refreshed by mountain bliss. Peruse the detailed itinerary for more information.
Dehradun – Joshimath – Auli – Dehradun
- Enjoy beautiful scenery en route Auli
- Ride the thrilling cable car to Auli
- Try skiing on the charming slopes
- Visit Auli Artificial Lake, Gurso Bugyal & other attractions
The Auli tour starts with your arrival at Dehradun Railway station. Meet tour representative and get assisted transfer to Joshimath. The 320 km drive can be covered in almost 9 hours. Enjoy halts on the way to stretch out your legs and the beautiful scenery of the hills.
First stop of the journey is Devprayag, one of the Panch Prayag of River Alaknanda where it meets with River Bhagirathi. Similar, Rudraprayag is the confluence of River Alaknanda and River Mandakini and Karnprayag is witness Rivers Alaknanda and Pindar merging into each other.
On arrival in Joshimath, check in at the hotel. Relax in your rooms or if time and your spirits allow, explore the charming environs. Savor a delicious dinner.
Overnight stay in Joshimath.
Start the day with breakfast at hotel. Later, begin drive to Auli. The distance is 16 km and you can feel going up in the mountains as altitude goes from 2050m to 2500m. Auli has made its name globally as one of the best ski resorts in India as well as the world.
If you do not wish to travel by road, the other option is to take the 3.9 km cable car ride at your own cost. Named as longest cable car ride in Asia, the beautiful ride takes you straight to the ski resort. The cable car opens up to the mesmerizing views of the surroundings, truly a treat for your senses.
Upon reaching, complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. Freshen up and get ready for the days' excitements. First, try your hand at skiing. The fascinating slopes of Auli are perfect for the adventure. With the assistance of the resort's instructors enjoy the thrills.
After a well spent day, return to the hotel for overnight stay in Auli.
Wake up to a hearty breakfast at the hotel. Get ready to partake in skiing at Auli as well as other thrilling activities. All the required skiing equipment will be made available to you. If you are a beginner, you are going to get full assistance to learn the sport.
The ski slopes enjoy spectacular view of some of high Himalayan peaks including Nanda Devi, 7818 m. To get to the upper and lower slopes of Auli, there are options of a 500 m long ski-lift and an 800 m long chair-lift.
You can also chose to visit Gurso Bugyal, enjoying a scenic trek. The picturesque location opens up to the magnificent views of Trishul Peak, Dron Parvat and Nanda Devi. Also within close vicinity, lies Chattrakund. The pristine lake is known for its crystal clear blue waters, perfect for picnics and to enjoy some quiet moments amid nature.
Another beauty you can cover in the day in Auli is Auli Artificial Lake. Named among the highest man-made lakes in the world, it is a beauty. Surrounded by mighty peaks of Himalayas, the lake was created to produce artificial snow when natural conditions fail to do so.
After the days' exciting thrills, return for a sumptuous dinner. Overnight stay at Auli.
Your holiday in Auli ends todays. As soon as you are done with breakfast, check-out from the hotel. Start your drive to Dehradun. On arrival get drop at the railway station for onward journey.
FAQs About Auli Tour Package from Dehradun
How far is Auli from Dehradun?
Auli is approx. 320 KMS from Dehradun via road.
How long does it takes to reach Auli from Dehradun?
Auli is 9-10 hours drive from Dehradun.
What is the best time to visit Auli?
For skiing, to experience snowfall and winter sports activities, December till February is the best time to visit Auli.
How many days are enough for Auli trip?
A 4 day Auli tour package is enough to explore and experience the best of Auli. Start from Dehradun in the morning and arrive in Joshimath. Next day you could either ride or take the 3.9 km cable car ride to Auli. You can do skiing and other available snow sports activities. Next day, visit the local attractions like Chittrakund Lake, an artificial lake which was created to produce snow for adventure sports activities.
What are the things I should do Auli?
Things to do in Auli includes visit to Hanuman Temple, ride the cable car and ropeway, explore artificial lake or do the Gurson Meadow Trek.
When can I see snowfall in Auli?
January and February are the best month to experience snowfall in Auli. There are occasional snowy days in December and March as well.
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