Bali Pass  Trek offers the beauty of nature. And gets a chance to explore the extravagant beauty of the region with the valleys. Enthrall in an outstanding trek to Uttarakhand Himalaya with the amazing 360-degree view of Swargarohini, Kalanag, and Bandarpoonch. Trekkers can also capture the beauty of these peaks on Kedarkantha trek or Har ki dun trek. It connects Yamunotri valley to Har ki Dun valley through Ruinsara lake.

Har ki dun bali pass trekking trail passes through the scenic views of the confluence of Tons, Ruinsara rivers and also the lush meadows of Dev Thach throughout your way. This trek is a difficult trekking trail, only suitable for physically fit trekkers. Uttarakhand trekking trail blessed with the endless trekking trail. Bali pass Ruinsara lake trek is one of the least explored treks in Garhwal Himalayan region of Uttarakhand. One can also find the beautiful Ruinsara lake covered with the green meadows.


Trekkers can enjoy adventure ice frozen trekking trail of the trek which is at 4800 meters above sea level. The Bali Pass trek route starts from Sankri. Sankari is the base camp of Harkidun Trek, Kedarkantha Trek, and Bali pass Ruinsar lake trek. Bali pass trail passes through the dense forest of pine and deodar trees. The main highlight of the trek is the Ruinsara Glacial Lake and also the lush green meadows of the Dev Thach. Ruinsara glacial lake has spectacular beauty and trekkers can also get an opportunity to capture the fantastic view of the lake.

This trek is beautified with the scenic beauty of the surrounding area. It considered one of the unexplored trekking trails in Indian Himalaya. The best time to visit is in summer (May-June). There are many good reasons to leave home for a few days. You can also make Bali pass trek videos with the beautiful scenery. On Himalayan treks, as the temperature falls your battery would discharge even without using and electricity is a rare thing. So, don’t forget to carry a camera with an extra battery.

Bali pass is a difficult trek and best for experienced trekkers. It is considered as one of the most unexplored trekking trails. The trekking trail of the Bali pass trek is beautiful and offers mesmerizing views of the majestic mountains like Swargarohini peaks, Kalanga, and Bandarpoonch.

Day 1- Bali Pass Trek- Dehradun to Sankri 8-9 hrs.

The Bali pass Trek journey starts from Dehradun to sankri. The journey pass through the Mussoorie, Yamuna Bridge, and Naitwar at tons valley. Sankari is a small Hamlet situated in Uttarkashi district in Uttarakhand. Sankari is a base camp of Har ki Doon Trek, kedarkantha Trek, Bali pass Trek, and rupin pass trek. Reach, relax and then overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 2- Sankri to Seema

Today, the drive begins to Taluka. And the trekking trail starts from Taluka to Seema. The trekking trail of Bali pass is pass through the forest and apple orchids and also follow the supin river. Explore the area and also get an opportunity to experience the jungle trekking. After a few hours, we reach Seema campsite. Relax and then prepare for the next day.

Day 3- Seema to Dhevsu Bugyal

The easy trekking trail starts from Seema to Dhevsu bugyal campsite. It will take around 3 to 4 hours to reach the Dhevsu bugyal campsite. The trail passes through the forest that will give you a beautiful wide meadow. On the way to campsite of Har ki dun Bali pass trek, trekkers can see the Har ki Doon Valley. And also the villages of Puoni and Osla.
And after a few hours, you will reach the beautiful campsite Dhevsu Bugyal trek. Which offers the view of rivers, Meadows and also the majestic mountains all around. This is the fantastic campsite of har ki dun Bali pass Trek. Explore the area and then a night spent in a tent.

Day  4- Devsu Bugyal to Ruinsara lake

The fourth day of the trek towards Ruinsara Tal, start early in the morning. It will take around 4 to 5 hours to reach the Ruinsara tal. The trekking trail passes through the bolder patches, verdant grasslands, and dense conifer forest. After reaching the campsite of Ruinsara lake. Relax and then set up the camp here for overnight stay.

Day 5- Ruinsara lake Rest day

Rest day of the trek. Trekkers can explore the area around at this Ruinsara Lake Campsite with the beautiful mountains view all around. And also can see the clear view of KalaNag peak from here. The camping in the Ruinsara lake is such a best location over the mountains. And also the fantastic view of the valley is a really outstanding experience one can ever have.

Day 6- Ruinsara lake to Bali Pass/Odari

The train towards the Bali pass starts early in the morning. It will take around 4 to 5 hours to reach Bali pass base. The trekking trail from Ruinsara lake to Bali pass base is 6 km. And an outstanding view of trio peaks of Kalanag, Bandra Punch and Swargarohini is a treat to your eyes. And also the zoomed view of the trail from Sankri till Bali pass base really looks just crazy. Enjoy the view and then overnight stay in a tent at Odhari.

Day 7- Odari to Upper Dhamni via Bali Pass

A long day of the Bali pass Ruinsara lake trek. We begin the trail in the early morning towards Upper Dhamni via Bali Pass. It is located at an altitude of 4,800 meters above sea level. And it is a tricky pass.  It takes around 3 hours to reach the Bali Pass. After reaching the summit point of Bali pass trek, you get a chance to capture the grand view of the majestic peaks. And you can also see both sides of the Valley. Explore the area, spend some quality time on the top and then descend to the Upper Dhamni. The steep descend til the campsite. Reach, relax and then overnight stay.

Day 8- Upper Dhamni to Dehradun via Hanuman Chatti

The last day of the Har ki dun Bali Pass Ruinsara lake Trek. Trek towards Hanuman Chatti where one can see the confluence of Yamuna and Hanuman Ganga. And then, from this point drive back to Dehradun.

Inclusions :-
1. Base camp to Base camp
 2. Meals while on trek (Veg., Egg).
 3. All entry fees and permits.
 4. Accommodation:- Guest house, camping during Trek.
 5. Qualified & mountaineering certified trek Leader, Guide and Support staff.
 6. First aid medical kits
 7. Trek equipments (Sleeping Bag,Inner,Mattress ,Tents,Kitchen tent,dinning tent,toilet tent).
1. Any kind of personal expenses.
 2. Food during the transit.
 3. Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
 4. Insurance.
 5. Anything not specifically mentioned under the cost.
Day 1- Dehradun to Sankri 8-9 hrs.
Day 2- Sankri to Seema
Day 3- Seema to Dhevsu Bugyal
Day  4- Devsu Bugyal to Ruinsara lake
Day 5- Ruinsara lake Rest day
Day 6- Ruinsara lake to Bali Pass/Odari

Day 7- Odari to Upper Dhamni

Day 8- Upper Dhamni to Dehradun via Hanuman Chatti
Distance from Indian capital Delhi (Approximate 500 km including)
Location: Located at District -Uttarkashi, State-Uttarakhand.
How to Reach
22 weekly trains from Delhi to Dehradun. Some trein are respective train number
 New Delhi Dehradun Ac Express, Dehradun Janshtbdi, Dehradun Shatabdi Dehradun Shatabdi-12017, Dehradun Janshtbdi- 12055, and New Delhi Dehradun Ac Express- 12205- for more detail visit IRCTC webite.
Regular buses from ISBT Kashmiri Gate in Delhi station to Dehradun station and Drive to Sankri. Trek start from here.
Indira Gandhi International Airport to Jolly Grant Airport from Delhi, 20 km from Dehradun. Drive to  Sankri trek start from here.
Famous hill station located this route–  Mussorie- Purola- Sakri


* Backpack (Rucksack) (60 ltr -70ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps and back pack rain cover
* Walking Stick
* Water Bottle
* Head Torch with Extra Batteries
* Lighter
* Knife
* Down Jacket
* Fleece Jacket
* Windproof Jacket
* Waterproof Trek Pants
* Waterproof Jacket
* Thermal Trouser
* Woolen cap
* Waterproof and Woolen Gloves
* Gaiters
* 5 Pair Woolen Socks & Light Cotton Socks
* Hat
*T-shirt 3-4
* Comfortable Trek Pants 3-4
* Handkerchief
* Monkey cap
Foot Wear
* Trekking Shoes
* Slippers
Miscellaneous Items
 * Sun Block for Lips
 * Sun Protection Cream
 * Sun Glasses it should be U/V Protected
 * Toilet Kit (Toilet Paper)
 * Quick Dry Towels
 * Water Purifying Tablets
 * Medical & First-Aid Kit
 * Hand Sanitizer
* Lunch box
* Buff
* Nail cutter
* I.D.
* Passport size photo

A trekking requires a lot of preparations to make sure that are physically and mentally ready for adventure. Here you can learn some basic life and survival skills, planning and organizing in this phase. We are giving some suggestions to make sure you are safe and enjoy your trekking adventure, Because of the changing environment, altitude, and terrains you’ll be facing Climbing & trekking is no small undertaking, so it is necessary that you give some time to prepare before you going to trekking & expedition in Himalayan Mountain.


Prepare your body-

  1. Running, Walk, Running

Running & Walking is the easiest and best for good health and trekking. Since the daunting of trekking & climbing requires long hours of public walk, ride, or drive, you must practice running or walking ablest one hour daily. Long walks during trekking make you tired those times and walk increase your fitness levels.

The benefits of running-

  • Loosing of extra pounds weight
  • Lower risk of heart problem
  • Improve and balance blood circulation
  • Increase stamina
  1. Walking with solder-load or weighted bag

Since trekking requires long time walks with a bag 5 kilos on your solder, a sudden weight on your shoulders. Put 5-6 kilos bag and try to walk 2-3 minutes and repeat this 10 times in 24 hours. If you have weight vest the try to run if you have not weighted vest the fill your bag with some books and wasted newspaper to weight.

  1. Climb stairs Up & Down

A mandatory aspect of trekking is ascending and descending trek. Ascend and descend walking is the most difficult tasks one faces during such trekking. For fitness practice, you regularly climb stairs. Regular climbing stair provides stronger muscles and better mental reflexes. Every day 5-10 minutes of stair climbing or 45 min walk or 20 min running reduces the risk of heart problem and increasing your stamina.

  1. Leg Exercises

Sports like football and hockey which involve running can be the best exercise. Cycling is also best exercise to boost up your muscles. You also follow leg exercises.

  • Sit-ups
  • Leg Curls
  • Cycling
  • Dumbbell lifting
  • Swimming
  • Swiss Ball Wall Squat
  • Stairs walk
  • Leg Curls

Repeat those exercises 2-3 time in a day to prepared for trekking in Himalayas.

  1. Mental and physiological fitness

Mentally and physiological fitness is more important for fitness. If you find some time for yourself then meditate. Meditation is best exercise for the Mental and physiological fitness.

One of the most impotent things for trekking and maintaining is support and encouragement of your family and friends.

Some other type to exercise your body that would give advantages and more benefit during ascent and descent trek way-

  • Yoga, stretching which helps maintain flexibility of your body
  • Stretching helps maintain flexibility
  • Aerobic exercise
  • Stair up and down
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Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 20 reviews
January 28, 2020

I want to explore more with himalayan climber team. Cheers to whole team for completing our trek. Bali pass trek is one of the best summer trek in India.

January 28, 2020

Thank you team himalayan climber. The food and equipments was good. Great job done by team. Bali pass trek was memorable with the fantastic views of himalaya.

January 28, 2020

Overall a fantastic trekking trail of Bali pass trek. Nicely arranged by himalayan climber team. I suggest this trek with himalayan climber for anyone wanting to trek in himalaya.

January 28, 2020

We enjoyed Bali pass trek last year in summers with himalayan climber. They were great in arrangements, nice service. It was best trekking experience in Uttarakhand.

January 28, 2020

Himalayan climber team and guides put together a wonderful trekking trip to Bali pass. Everything was well excuted, loved it.

February 11, 2020

Bali pass trek is a difficult trek and best for seasoned trekkers. We 6 did this trek with himalayan climber. Awesome arrangements, staff was really good. The mountains view from the top was amazing.

February 11, 2020

Bali pass trek is at the height of 16,207 feet and it was best trekking. We loved it. Special thanks to team himalayan climber. Arrangements was superb.

February 11, 2020

Outstanding trek in himalaya. Bali pass trek in most adventurous trek. Trekking trail is beautiful and filled with nature beauty. Thank you himalayan climber team for a successfully completed this trek.

February 11, 2020

Thank you so much himalayan climber for supporting us. We enjoyed Bali pass trek. Definitely come again with you guys. Food arrangements was excellent.

February 11, 2020

Bali pass trek in Uttarakhand is not so popular trek but the trekking destination was outstanding. Difficult trek in himalaya. We group of 8 people done this trek with himalayan climber. They provided excellent service.

February 11, 2020

Bali pass Trek starts from Dehradun city. We enjoyed journey from Dehradun to sankri. Himalayan climber team was very hard-working and helpful. The quality of the food was great.

February 11, 2020

Bali pass trek in Uttarakhand himalaya, one of best summer trek you can join from may, June. We did last year with himalayan climber. Great experience.

February 11, 2020

Best Bali pass trek package given by himalayan climber. Good service. Food was superb. I would recommend this trek to everyone with himalayan climber.

February 11, 2020

Excellent trekking experience of Bali pass trek with himalayan climber team. The staff is very kind and helpful. We enjoyed the hospitality.

February 12, 2020

Thank you so much team. Bali pass trek experience was outstanding. We liked service, food, staff, equipments. Overall excellent trekking trip with himalayan climber.

February 12, 2020

Loved the entire trek to Bali pass. Planning next trek with himalayan climber team. Best trekking team.

February 12, 2020

Best adventure trekking destination in Uttarakhand. Bali pass trek is must do trek for adventure lovers. Thank you team himalayan climber.

February 12, 2020

Loved the trekking journey of Bali pass trek. Great experience done with himalayan climber team. Food was delicious.

February 12, 2020

Trek guide was very supportive and hard-working. I liked the service of himalayan climber team. Done toughest trek ever. Bali pass trek in Uttarakhand offers Incredible beauty.

July 21, 2021

Bali pass trek is perfect for trekking in himalaya. This trek is arranged by himalayan Climber. Superb team members and the quality of the food is awesome. Well done guys.

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