Brahmatal is a beautiful lake located in the depths of the great Himalayas in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. Brahmatal trek passes through beautiful valleys, small hamlets, amazing streams and oak forests.
The trekking route to Brahmatal is easy during summers. However, it becomes moderate during winters because of the snowfall. But if you want to experience the beauty of snow covered peaks then winters(not monsoons) would be good option.
Great Things About Brahmatal Trek:
Brahmatal has many things to offer which remain forever in a traveller’s heart. It provides panoramic view of the Himalayan peaks such as Trishul and Nanda Ghunti. The frozen lake with the mighty Himalayan peaks, leavese an everlasting experience on your heart. A distant view of the majestic Roopkund Lake will grab your attention.
Mythology of Brahmatal:
According to the Hindu mythology, Lord Brahma, the creator used this place for meditation and penance. Hence it is known as Brahmatal.
How to reach Brahamtal:
You hve to reach Kathgodam (Haldwani) for Brahmatal trek.
There are various bus services available from Delhi to Kathgodam. Many regular and deluxe AC buses are available on a regular basis from Anand Vihar ISBT.
The nearest railhead is Kathgodam. There are many trains connecting Kathgodam to other major cities.
The nearest airport is the Pant Nagar airport, which is approximately 34 km from Kathgodam. It has daily flights from New Delhi.