Painya Tal Lake Trek

Painya Tal Uttarakhand

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Painya Tal in Uttarakhand in northern India is situated in the uninhabited Himalayas. It is an unknown lake – one of the many lakes of Uttarakhand – and information about this lake is limited to trekking experts like Dreamcatcher Adventure. The trek route to Painya Tal is decently steep uphill climb and often gets strenuous physically and mentally. The insufficiency of O2 makes breathing slightly difficult. However due to its relatively short distance the trek to Painya Tal Lake can be accomplished with proper gears and under the guidance of expert trekking crew.

Painya Tal distance from road-head is 26-km one way and would require 5-6 days hiking with all the equipments in place. This lake is in close proximity of Mayali Pass trek an arduous trek of crossing the Khatling Glacier.

If you are interested to pursue trekking to Painya Tal then we can fill you with relevant information about the season, trekking gears requirements, trekking fees needed to visit Painya Tal.


Painya Tal is in close proximity of Vasuki Tal Lake and Masar Tal lakes in Garhwal Himalayas



Painya Tal Lake Trek Information

Painya Tal trek statistics

Trek Route: Gaurikund - Kedarnath - Vasuki Tal - Painya Tal - and back

Trek Grade: Medium

Best Months: May-June / September-October

Lake Altitude: 4400 meters