Things to do and to explore in Nag Tibba Trek

Nag Tibba means Serpents peak in the region of Garhwal new Mussoorie is the highest peak in the lower Himalayas and it is one of the three ranges of the Himalayas the other two ranges are pir panjal and Dhauladhar.

Nag Tibba is one of the beautiful and perfect places for camping during spring and summers as it is one of the suitable treks for winters. As most of the treks in the Himalayan region are closed due to heavy snowfall. It is one of the most popular treks from Dehradun and 3 days hike from Delhi which makes it perfect for a weekend hike.

You can see the panorama view of the whole Bandarpunch ranges of the Great Himalayas towards the Yamunotri side from the small temple enshrined at the top. You may get to see a glimpse of famous swargarohini, Srikanth and black peaks, and other peaks from Nag Tibba.

The total distance is 19km. The best months to visit nag Tibba are from December to March.

The trek starts from the patwari village via the north hill station of Mussoorie where the trek heads down with villages of Devalsari and Thatyur. Trekkers will have to trek through the dense and deeper deodar and oak forests and exotic wildlife. This trek will be a mind-blowing experience for newcomers and people who want to have an adventure weekend in a trekking place. The best time to visit the trek is from March to October.

 You get to experience a variety of landscapes as you go from one side of the mountain and come down on the other side walking through the dense forests and ridge walks.

Things to do in Nag Tibba Trek

  • Camping is one of the best options to do in Nag tibba trek. Camping under the sky night with bonfire beside a lake  which gives a wonderful experience.
  • Trek to Deoria Tal and Chandrashila offers another worldly view of reflection of mountains.
  • Visiting kempty falls near the nag tibba trek is one of the popular spots to visit near Mussoorie.
  • Adventure trekking in the Himalayas is one of the things to do while visiting the trek. The whole trek takes 5-6hours to complete. Trek to Nag tibba via pantwari is shorter compared to outer route.
  • Nag tibba Trek is perfect for a solo traveller looking for a backpacking adventure.
  • Trek to nag tibba offers nature photography to the amateur photographer to capture the clear milky way around the stars during the night sky.

Top sites to visit near Nag tibba 

If you are planning to visit Nag tibba for trekking, visiting these sites will make your trekking more memorable. 

Here are some of the places;


Situated in the pleasant settings of the Garhwal Himalayas, the enchanting slope station of Kanatal is an ideal end of the week escape for the fatigued spirits. And preserve by the beautiful view of sunlight reflecting by the snow of hills and showing scattering effect in the dense forest because of trees density.

Kempty Falls

This Kempty falls seems very huge because many small streams came into the falls’ water before falling. Kempty Falls has become very popular because it is the oldest tourist place near the paradise named Mussoorie. 


Nainbagh is a grand bumpy city in the Tehri region of Uttarakhand, denoting the conversion of three Tehri, Uttarkashi and Dehradun areas. Pantwari town is a headquarters 12km in front of Nag Tibba.

Pantwari Village

This village located in the Tehri Garhwal District, tehsil Dhanaulti. It’s Nag Tibba Trek’s base camp. This is positioned 140 kilometres from Rishich and 95 kilometres from Dehradun. There are few places to stay like Guesthouses and home stays.

Here are some of the places such as kanatal a hill station locate in the Garhwal himalayas is a perfect weekend getaway for the soul reliever.

Visiting the Lal Tibba most famous place and highest top peak in Mussorie.

Nainbagh is a hilly region which marks the confluence of three districts of Tehri district of Uttarkhand is situated 12 km ahead of Nag tibba. These are the some of the places you can visit if you are trekking in Nag tibba.