Hiking or Trekking is one of our favorite travel genre. The elation of reaching the top of a small hill or a high pass is simply beyond words. Luckily being based in northern India just an hour flight to the mighty Himalayas has brought best hikes in the world in our doorsteps. After completing a few hikes in Indian Himalaya, we have set our target to the Nepal Himalayas, the best place of hiking in the planet.
If you love green meadows, red and pink rhododendrons, white peaks and easy hikes then this is the trek for you. The campsite by alpine lake Detrital is breathtaking. Visit in March April to appreciate the rhododendrons.
An old time favourite for hippies with well marked trail and campsites/teahouses, Kheerganga is an easy weekend trek. Beautiful jungle and waterfall Enroute makes the trek delightful.
A beautiful alpine lake with views of Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal. The hike in winter amidst snow makes it a great weekend destination from Delhi.
The best weekend trekking destination from Delhi and an all weather favourite. Views extend from Kinnaur in Himachal Pradesh to Nandadevi in East Garhwal. Bandarpoonch is strikingly beautiful from top.
Kuari Pass is the trek known for great views of Himalaya. Views of Nandadevi and Kamet the highest peaks of Uttarakhand dominates the trek. A must trek for landscape photography.
If you can battle -20C and cold winds, then this journey is a spectacle which you will remember for life. Not many winters left before this trek will be a history. Do it fast.
A short trek through villages on the slopes of Dhauladhar to Kareri Lake with spectacular views. Kareri Trek does not have any demanding days. Excellent connection by road to all over makes this an easy approach to the trail head.
Sandakphu Phalut Trek or Singalila Ridge Trek is one of the best treks that offer breathtaking mountain views. It is the only trek in India where one can see Mt. Everest (Tallest), Kanchenjunga (Third), Lhotse (Fourth) and Makalu (5th) together in a single frame.
Ladakh’s most famous trek and undoubtedly one of the best in India. Explore this homestay trek and feel the vast expanse of Himalayas.
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BEAUTIFUL HIKES ABROAD
Smoky Mountains National Park – Grotto Falls and Andres Bald Trail. Both are easy trails with couple of hours return trip from the starting points. Views from Andres Bald is good while the waterfall at Grotto is beautiful. This is great for a weekend trip.
Yosemite National Park – Mirror Lake Trail. Views are beautiful and the mirror lake is calm and serene. The hike is easy.
Glacier National Park – Hidden Lake Trail. The most scenic trail we have done in USA. Simply awesome.
Annapurna Circuit Trek – Stay tuned for dates to join us.
Our Bucket List For 2018-2019
Zanskar Traverse, India
Annapurna Circuit, Nepal
Goecha La, India