Things to do in Auli

Every state in India offers something unique to the travellers. Uttarakhand is no exception and you will find many such things to do in Auli, when you come to this special place in Uttarakhand.

Skiing in Auli

The varying altitude of Auli ranging from 2500 to 3000 meters in Auli makes it a perfect destination for skiing. Infact, Auli ranks among the top skiing destination in the world. December to February is the best time to visit Auli, if you wish to get some skiing lessons.

Things to do in Auli

You can stay put at ski lodges in Auli and rent the skiing equipment, the cost of which ranges from 6000 to 22000 INR.

Visit to Artificial Lake

If you are thinking about what to do in Auli, heading to the artificial lake would definitely soothe your senses. This is one of the highest manmade lakes in world. This lake provides snow for skiing downhill in Auli and has a scenic purpose too.  The sunrise and sunset from this lake is truly amazing and beautiful. It is located near Cliff top Club in Auli and can be visited at any time of the year.

what to do in Auli

Trek to Kuari Pass

The view of snow capped peaks from Kuari Pass is truly amazing. It has been attracting trekkers and adventure lovers from all over the world. The green expanse of grass and views of enchanting Himalayas look amazing from Kuari Pass and if you are considering trekking in Auli, Kuari Pass is the place to be. The peak of Mount Nanda Devi is also clearly visible from Kuari Pass. November to January is the best time to trek to Kuari Pass for adventure lovers.

Things to do in Auli

Ropeway Ride at Auli

Ropeway ride is among things to do in Auli. An extremely thrilling activity, ropeway ride at Auli will mean that you are at the second largest and second highest cable car. You will also get to see Nanda Devi peak and Sanjivini Parvat from Auli. The bird’s eye view of Nanda Devi from this ropeway is truly enthralling. The cable car ride will cost you Rs 750 approximately.


Stunning view of Himalayas with a puff of fresh air is one of the best things to do in Auli and you will have to camp at Auli for the same. Summers can be a good time for camping as the meadows which are covered with snow during winters turn into lush green ground during summer months. Lite a bonfire or watch the night sky, either way, camping during summers in Auli will definitely turn into a memorable event for you.

best things to do in Auli

Trek to Kwani Bugyal

Atrek to Kwani Bugyal located at an altitude of 3380 meters is recommended if you are looking forward to trekking in Auli. You will get amazing views of Nanda Devi and Dunagiri mountain range from Kwani Bugyal.

The green pastures lined with oak trees make this a perfect place for nature lovers. June to September is the best time for this trek.

Auli should definitely be on your list, if you are a traveller and nature lover. The place has some magical essence about itself and you will get a sense of same when you are at Auli.

Author: Lovnish Thakur

Development Sector Professional who loves to read, write and travel

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