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Himachal Pradesh Trekking Tours

The summer season calls for a break and what can be the ideal break than a shift from scorching heat. The icy mountains surely lure all and the treks to top peaks are ideal summer getaway for the passionate trekkers. The state of Himachal Pradesh is the ultimate trekker’s delight as it is booming with fascinating treks ranging from moderate to very tough ones. Himachal Pradesh tours define the zenith of trekking adventure and is challenging to the core. Trekkers are tested to the highest degree as they set on soul stirring trek routes in varied stunning vistas of the state. These trekking tours to Himachal Pradesh offer high dose of adventure constantly challenging the trekkers.

 

Out of various treks the routes which are considered best by experts includes:

 

Chandrakhani Pass – Malana

 

The common legend has it that once passing above Chandrakhani the great god Jamlu accidentally spilled the sack carrying all the gods over Kullu valley which according to the local lore resulted into the stunning aura of the valley rightly called “Land of Gods”. The trek is thus one of the most coveted ones which take one on an 8 days long trek. This is a steep descent from the Chandrakhani pass to the quaint and serene destination of hanging glaciers- Malana village followed by exit via Rashol pass into Kashol and end the trek with a bath at hot springs of Parvati Valley.

 

Hampta Pass – Baralachala

 

A tough 12 days long trek through barren valleys, the trek walks through the stunning Hampta Pass which is reached only after a three day long trail from lush Manali. All the efforts made to reach the pass are perfectly worth it for the trek provides stunning views of Deo Tibba, Indrasan and Tokru- Shakru peaks. Trekkers opting for Himachal tour packages love this trek for the sheer element of excitement and solitude that it offers. The trek follows the trail of Gaddi shepherds beyond Chandratal. The tender rivers are crossed before the final ascent to Baralachala (4892m) where the routes from Lahaul, Spiti and Ladakh join in to reach the top.

 

Tosh – Sara Umga Pass

 

Another exciting trek this is an 8 day long testing journey to watch the glacier. The valley attracts teams of mountaineers set on climbing the highest peaks of Kullu namely Papsura (6451m) and Dharmsura (6466m). The trail meanders along Tosh River through pine and rhododendron forests to the high altitude campsite of Sharam Thach. Then there is Shamshi Thach to the north of which is the Tosh glacier to the east the massive Kullu Makalu peak. Later as you cross the pass, you will come across the sights of Asia’s largest glacier.

 

All this and a lot more the trekking tours to Himachal through nature’s bounty will be full of excitement and adventure for which trekkers from round the world gather in the state. Summers is the season when a great influx of renowned trekkers is seen in the region and is thus the ideal time to trek along their side for a great learning experience.

 

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Adventure Tours – Trekking in Himachal Pradesh

Living in India has a lot to do with getting accustomed to scorching summer heat, chilling winter cold and a pleasant coastal breeze down south. If you are looking for a weekend getaway to beat the heat then Himachal Pradesh should be your top choice because of its proximity to the heart of the country, accessibility, natural beauty, Himalayan landscape, food, people and best of all-the climate. Thinking of sweating the city stress out of you? Go Trekking in India! A trekking trip in Himachal Pradesh can add a difference in your life.

 

Himachal Pradesh is a part of the mesmerizing, snow-capped Himalayan range and that is how it got its name. It is well-known for amazing apple orchards and awe-inspiring scenic beauty. Every year, a huge number of tourists- international, domestic and local tourists visit Himachal Pradesh. Blessed with lush green mountains and rows of coniferous trees, the pristine scenery of Himachal Pradesh has a lot to offer to nature-lovers. If you happen to visit this Indian state then make sure that you do not miss out on the breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayas in Kullu – Manali. Owing to its tranquil environment, picturesque landscape and mountainous landforms, trekking in Himachal Pradesh is one of the best ways to rejuvenate one’s mind and soul.

 

A poorly planned trip may go against the interest of a traveler and definitely against the notion of a fun-loaded vacation. The situation may worsen if you are on a fixed budget and time in hand is limited. Excluding adventure activities in your travel itinerary can be blunder if what you are looking for is a fun-filled adventure trip worth ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ moment in your memorabilia.

 

Typically, level of trekking in the Himachal Pradesh can be broadly classified into grades namely -easy, moderate and strenuous depending upon the safety requirements and ability of the trekker. In fact, the ideal time for trekking & camping in low altitude is during the months of April-May while the best time for moderate & strenuous trekking falls between June and October. Trekking activities generally last up to 11 days; it also depends upon the trek site and the level of the grade. If you desire a trekking trip in Himachal Pradesh on a limited time frame because of your busy work schedule then you can fulfill it here. Don’t lose heart- there is some hope in the end of the tunnel. Yes, you can go trekking for just 2 to 3 days too. How? Take a drive from Kullu to Manikaran hot spring and then trek the next morning along the Parvati and the secluded village of Pulga. Some of the best places for trekkers in Himachal Pradesh are:

 

  • Beas Kund Trek – Manali-Solang valley region, Grade- Easy
  • Macleod Ganj -Chamba- Macleod Ganj-Dharamshala region, Grade- Moderate
  • Kinner Kailash Circuit – Tribal Kinnaur region, Grade- Strenuous
  • Pin Parvati Pass – Parvati Valley- Kullu region, Grade – Strenuous
  • Manali-Hamta Pass – Kullu-Manali Valley region, Grade – Moderate
  • Triund-Laka Glacier – Macleod Ganj region, Grade- Easy
  • Sar Pass- Parvati Valley – Kullu region, Grade- Easy
  • Manimahesh Lake – Chamba-Bharmaour region, Grade- Easy/ Moderate
  • Chandertal Lake – Manali region, Grade- Easy
  • Deo Tibba Base Camp – Manali region, Grade – Moderate

 

The chants of religious hymns and prayers echoes the mountains of Himachal Pradesh- it is a haven for monasteries and priests. Not only that, it is also the home to one of the highest spiritual leader in the world, the Dalai Lama. When out there trekking in the Dhauladhar region of Dharamshala, do not miss out on visiting the various monasteries atop the mountains surrounded by divine beauty and breeze filled with fragrance.

 

If you love indulging in adventure activities then Himachal is a perfect destination for you that offer superb prospects for adventure tourism. Get the exciting offer for Adventurous Tour Packages in Himachal with Rihan Travels. Now you can avail low-cost Camping & Trekking Tour packages anywhere in Himachal.
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What Makes Chandigarh City Unique?

Like many different cities in India, the city of Chandigarh is unique in itself in many ways. Firstly, this city is the first planned city in India and renowned around the world for its modern architecture. In fact, the modern architectural designs have been possible with the contributions of popular architects belonging to different parts of the world. If any individual has a desire to visit a clean and planned city right inside India then he must go to Chandigarh once in his lifetime. Another interesting feature of this city is it serves as the capital for two states – Punjab and Haryana. And it clearly means that visitors can enjoy culture and traditions derived from both the states. Doesn’t it sound enthralling? Don’t you want to visit this place with family and friends?

 

Many of you may not be aware of this fact but Chandigarh is known as “Pensioner’s Paradise”. This phrase undoubtedly sounds rosy but there is a reason behind giving this name to Chandigarh. Since Chandigarh serves as a capital for two states, primarily three governments work actively in the city. As a result, a large percentage of the population is either employed in government organizations or retired from these organizations. And this is the reason why it is called “Pensioner’s Paradise”. So, if you wish to catch a glimpse of the city with the highest per capita income, plan a visit to Chandigarh at the earliest possible.

 

On your visit to Chandigarh, there are various tourist spots that can be visited. Some of the popular spots include:

The Rock Garden - This garden is one of the most popular spots in Chandigarh and one must visit it while staying in the city. The USP of this place is it is built using waste material.

Rose Garden - The Zakir Hussain botanical garden is a pleasure to the eyes. The garden is the house to 50,000 rose bushes belonging to 1600 different species. Various events throughout the year are hosted in this garden and travelers participate in these events enthusiastically.

 

To make the stay for tourists even better, Panchkula hotels offer a wide array of facilities in one place and ensure that travelers do not face any type of inconvenience at any point of time. Some of the facilities that can be availed at the Panchkula hotels are lush lawns, multi-cuisine restaurants, heart-throbbing bars and lots more.

 

Rihan Travels taxi service is one of the most reliable and efficient taxi service providers in Chandigarh and Shimla. With our vast knowledge, sheer diligence and loads of experience, we lend a team of dedicated persons in catering the needs of customers. With superb services, we receive the warm acceptance from our customers and became one of the leading car rental companies in Chandigarh.
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Also read: Why Go Trekking