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Mt: shivling Expedition (6,543 M)

  • shivling peak
  • situated in the north india's gangotri glacier.
  • elevation 6,543 mtr from sea level
  • overview




    19N / 20D



    P & D

    Uttarkashi To Uttarkashi

    best time

    may, june, september, october

    total trekking

    69 KM



    Mount Shivling Expedition: Conquering the Majestic Peak


    Mount Shivling is a stunning mountain peak situated in the Gangotri range of the Himalayas in Uttarakhand, India. It is located in the western Garhwal region, close to the border of India and Tibet. The peak stands at an impressive height of 6,543 meters (21,467 feet) and is considered one of the most challenging peaks in the Himalayan range to climb.

    Mount Shivling Expedition from Gangotri is a popular trekking and mountaineering expedition that starts from the town of Gangotri. The trek takes you through some of the most beautiful and pristine landscapes in the Garhwal region, including dense forests, alpine meadows, and glacial valleys.

    Mount Shivling Expedition from Gangotri typically takes around 20-25 days and requires a high level of physical fitness, technical mountaineering skills, and experience. The climb involves a steep ascent to the summit, which requires the use of ropes, crampons, and ice axes.

    Along the way, trekkers will encounter several high-altitude lakes, including the famous Tapovan Lake, which offers stunning views of the surrounding peaks, including Mount Shivling.

    The Mount Shivling Expedition from Gangotri is a challenging but rewarding experience that offers trekkers a chance to test their limits and experience the beauty of the Himalayas up close.

    History of Mount Shivling

    Mount Shivling holds great religious and mythological importance in Hindu culture. Its name originates from its resemblance to Lord Shiva’s sacred symbol, the ‘Shivling.’ According to Hindu mythology, it is believed that Lord Shiva resides atop this peak, making it a revered site for pilgrims and climbers alike. Beyond its spiritual significance, Mount Shivling has a rich mountaineering history, attracting seasoned climbers who seek to conquer its steep and technical routes.



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    1. Accommodation. (Guest house/Camping)



    1. Any kind of personal expenses.
    2. Food during the transit.
    3. Insurance
    4. Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
    5. Anything not specifically mentioned under the head.
    6. Any kind of emergency evacuation charges.

    Note : Charges of off loading backpack:- INR 8000/- The backpack cannot weigh more
    than 10 kgs.

    Why Choose Us?


    ✅  Recognised by Government of India

    ✅  Special Focus on safety 

    ✅  Local Knowledge and Experience

    ✅  High Operating equipment 

    ✅  Friendly and kind staff 

    ✅  Value of time and money

    ✅  Guarantee fixed departures

    ✅  Save time and effort  

    Cancellation Policy

    Cancellations prior to 30 days from the start of the Trip

    a. Get 95% refund
    B. 100% cash voucher for any trip till one year

    Cancellation between 30 days and 15 days to the start of the Trip

    • Get 70% cash refund
    • 100% cash voucher for same trip till one year
    • 80% cash voucher for any trip till one year

    Cancellation less than 15 days to the start of the trek

    • No refund



    • Explore to Vishwanath Temple.
    • Preparation for further move.
    • Overnight stay in hotel.
    • Next day after breakfast from 10 am to 11 am we will leave for Gangotri. Our journey is of 100 km. In which it takes 5 to 6 hours to reach Gangotri Dham. We stop for lunch at the hotel on the way and continue our journey. When we reach Gangotri we first go to check-in at the hotel and rest there. In the evening you can go for a walk in Gangotri but be sure return back to hotel room before get tired.
    • Because we are going for our expedition to a high altitude place, which is very high altitude according to your hometown that’s why you need to prepare your body slowly. to make your body acclimatize we stay for a day in gangotri on the elevation of 3,048 mtr. on the day we can visit some special places of gangotri like SuryaKund, Gaurikund, Pandava Cave and Temple etc.
    • From this day onwards the foot journey of our expedition will start. Now we leave Gangotri early morning after breakfast for Bhojwasa via Kanku check post and Chidwasa. Which is 18 kms on foot route.

    • Enjoy the panoramic view of the peaks of the Bhagirathi group in the early morning. And after breakfast, we walk to Gaumukh (3,890 m), the source of the Ganges. We explore the area and trek to Tapovan, one of the finest high altitude alpine meadows in the region. The route from Gaumukh to Tapovan is a steep climb, and as we climb, the view of the surrounding peaks becomes clear.
    • At Tapovan, we take a day’s rest to let our bodies adjust to the altitude, And will do some body exercises and stretching. We’ll also talk about climbing, that how to use our equipment and climbing gear.
    NEXT 12 DAYS
    • Next 12 days for Acclimatization, Establish higher camps and summit Mt. Shivling expedition  (6,543M).

      Meals: All meals with high altitude food

    • Departure form Uttarkashi 

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