The Himalayas, form of mountain range Asia separating the plains of the Indian subcontinent from the Tibetan Plateau. The range has many of the Earth’s highest peaks, including the highest, Mount Everest The Himalayas include over fifty mountains exceeding 7,200 m (23,600 ft) in elevation, including ten of the fourteen 8000 metre peaks. The Himalayas are inhabited by 52.7 million people, and are spread across five … Continue reading Himalayan Treks
Preamble By end of year 2013 We were discussing our next trek in 2014. I started researching the the locations. Reading the travel blogs of many others travellers and gaining insight from their experiences. One day wife intervened and said why not Kailash Manas Sarovar. We regularly watch a religious / spiritual TV program on … Continue reading Kailash Manasa Sarovar
Once a while one must break free from the routine, monotonous day today activities, freak out to an unknown, some where close to nature, lush green, white snow, mighty mountain, crystal clear river and cleanse yourself. Well, the first quote above is not mine, but I liked. Other statement is mine, and I am sure … Continue reading Sarpass Trek – Himalayan Beauty and adventure
There was a loooong weekend – five days including Saturday and Sunday. But this was Deepaawali time. Yet we decided to freak out to some dreamy place. We means – myself and my beloved wife. I should have planned well in advance. (to save few bucks on ticket). Nevertheless do it now I said and … Continue reading Sikkim the wonder – Kanchenjunga and Tsomgo lake. Missed Nathu La by few km.
I went on a Himalayan trek during first week of April this year, with my regular friends. The destination was Tungnath and Chandrashila in Uttarakhand, at an approximate height of 12000 ft. Base camp is a small village called Saari, about 220 km from Rishikesh. Saari – Deoriatal – Rohini Bugyal – Chopta – Tungnath … Continue reading Blue Sky, Lush Green, Fresh Chilled Air – Huge snow fall. Tunganath trek.
I do not have any leave left with me. I still wanted to go on a trek this year some how. I almost became restless for not being able to trek in the lush green woods. Only way was to use weekend or long weekend. I hit upon https://indiahikes.com/ portal, which offered weekend treks. One … Continue reading Week-end Trek to Parashar Lake.
My friend from my village one day called me some time in April 2012. It is not new that he calls me up or I call him up once a while. We are friends for many many years, since childhood. This call was different, which would open up a new life style altogether for me. … Continue reading Himalayan Trek – Saurkundi