About This Place
Rupin Pass is at an altitude of 15380ft, the trek route usually starts with Dhaula in Uttarakhand and ends at Sangla in Himachal Pradesh. This trek is simply a rollercoaster ride through different sceneries of The Himalayas. The trek passes through small hamlets of shepherds on the foothills, Fir Forests, wood bridges, meadows, the view of Rupin waterfall in between the pass while walking through the Rhododendrons and snow fields capped rocks. It is a treat to soul as you make your way to the top amidst all that it has to offer which ends with a great view of Kinner Kailash from the top along with sparsely located hamlets on Sangla Valley.
Best Time to Visit
Pre Monsoon Season:- May third week to June end
Post monsoon Season:- September 2nd week to Oct end
This is a high altitude trekking spot, it is recommended that it be done during day time.
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Airport : Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun
Railway station : Dehradun
Bus stand : Dhaula, Sangla
Commonly Visited From
Delhit → Dehradun → Dhaula
Delhi → Dehradun :
Via Road : Dehradun is 250 km from Delhi and takes around 6 hours to reach. Multiple bus (both state transport and private) and taxi options are available form Delhi ISBT.
Via Train : Direct trains from Delhi (NDLS) to Dehradun (DDN) are available to Dehradun, the journey takes 8 hrs.
Via Flight : Direct flights are available from Delhi (DEL) to Dehradun (DED) airport.
Dehradun → Dhaula :
Via Road : Dhaula is 200 km from Dehradun and there are no direct busses from Dehradun to Dhaula. One can board the bus to Sankri (via Naitwar), stop at Naitwar and take the shared cab to Dhaula.
Direct shared cabs are available from Dehradun to Dhaula.
Via Train : No Options available.
Via Flight : No Options available.