Dev Bhoomi, Uttarakhand is blessed with majestic natural beauty. The towering peaks of Himalayas are dressed in pure white snow almost throughout the year. The valleys are lush with greens and alpine forests. The rivers are speedy and full of adventures. The soothing ambiance of hill stations creates wonderful memories for all travelers. Dayara Bugyal is a cherished gem of the Himalayan state. Situated at an altitude of 3,048m; the scenic hill station has numerous adventures. Best known for skiers, the slopes of the hill station are a paradise for snow lovers and adventure enthusiasts.
Dayara Bugyal is one of the adventure hubs of Uttarakhand. The hill station is blessed with picturesque natural beauty. Adventures of trekking, camping, river rafting and hiking are the summer pleasures. Come winters and the slopes are snow carpeted. Enjoy the adventure of skiing in these scenic slopes. Enjoy options of moderate to difficult ski grade slopes. Skier can either bring their own gear and equipment or hire at the spot. For beginners, training courses are also available.
Where to go
Skiers and adventure enthusiasts’ from all over the world are drawn to Dayara Bugyal in Uttarakhand. The slopes are by far the best for skiing. There are numerous slopes. Slopes are categorized for experts and novices. According to your interest and expertise, get to the peak for a thrilling downhill journey with skis on your shoes.
How to Reach
Dayara Bugyal is situated on the upper reaches of Himalayas. The hill resort is not commercialized in any way. To reach the beautiful meadow, trekking is the only way. Bhatwari is the tourist centre. From Raithal a 7 km trek takes you to the ski slopes. From Bhatwari, trek to Barsu 10.5 km, walk 4 km to Bharnala Tal and further 5 km to Dayara Bugyal.
By Air: The nearest airport to reach Dayara Bugyal is the Jolly Grant airport Dehradun. The distance is 210 Km from Dehradun to Bhatwari. Board taxi, cab and even buses from Dehradun district to Bhatwari.
By rail: Haridwar Railway station is the nearest railhead to Dayara Bugyal. From Haridwar, Bhatwari is a 197 km distance. Dehradun railway station also offers frequent options.
By road: Buses, taxis and cabs connect Bhatwari to numerous places in Uttarakhand. There are frequent services available. Bus services are available from New Delhi, Dehradun and Haridwar.s
Best time to Visit
The best time to visit Dayara for skiing is from December to February. The slopes of the hill station are carpeted in snow and is perfect for adventure. Make plans for skiing after a fresh bout of snowfall.