When is the best time to go for the Kheerganga Trek?
Nestled deep in the Parvati Valley, the Kheerganga trek is undeniably a trekker’s paradise. You walk through dense pine forests and the ever-changing terrain while the Parvati River roars alongside you as a trusted travel companion. What awaits in the end is a breathtakingly beautiful…
Valley Of Flowers Trek – Distance, Difficulty and Duration
If your idea of an ideal trek is walking through rolling hills dotted with vibrant and alluring flowers, while the wind blows under the big blue sky, then the Valley of Flowers trek is just for you. Located in Uttarakhand, the Valley of Flowers was…
The Kedarkantha Trek – All You Need to Know from Base to Peak!
Only a handful of treks in India appeal to both experienced and novice trekkers in equal measure and one among them is the Kedarkantha trek. It is nearly a week long hike that has you trekking in Uttarakhand through the Govind Pashu Vihar National Park….
Everything you need to know about the Valley of Flowers trek, 2021 (plus packing list)
Each year, as the sun starts beating down a little more, the frigid Upper Himalayas become warmer. Winters bid goodbye and the snow melts and feeds rivers that race to the lower regions. Waterfalls are in full spate, lakes are filled to the brim with…
Why trekkers love the Hampta Pass trek – and why you should, too!
For those looking to get a taste of a Himalayan trek, there are fewer better options than the trek to Hampta Pass. The Hampta Pass trek, a high altitude hike, takes you over varying landscapes, each of them stunning and mesmerising in their own right….
10 must-haves if you’re planning monsoon trekking in Maharashtra
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to stay indoors for quite a while. In Mumbai, we’re all waiting for a change of scenery and a chance to step out into the outdoors again, but other parts of Maharashtra might be enjoying more lenient rules….
Head to the Himalayas for an unforgettable family holiday with these top summer treks with kids
Every summer, we help families plan their first Himalayan trek with kids, and we love doing it. A Himalayan trek is one of the safest options for solo women travellers, for children, and for first-timers, and we all have a soft spot for little explorers….
Five reasons why the Kedarkantha snow trek is the most romantic trek in India
There’s something so magical and romantic about snowy landscapes and mountains. Is it snowflakes swirling in the air? Is it the quiet serenity that comes from the white-blanketed landscape? Is it the cosy feeling of huddling together for warmth? We’re not sure, but we do…
Interview with an Adventurer: Ekta and her son Ayush (age 9) on their first mom-and-son trek!
In August 2019, Ekta booked her first-ever trek to the Valley of Flowers, with her sister. At the last minute, her sister had to cancel, and Ekta considered changing her plans too. But then she bounced back with the idea to take her 9-year old…
Things you should know about the Chadar trek 2020 before you book
The Chadar trek 2020 is an EPIC adventure on a frozen river, but it’s in a remote area with limited resources. Here’s everything you should be prepared for.
The monsoon is the best time to trek in the Sahyadris – and here’s why
If you haven’t been trekking in the monsoon yet, you’re missing out on one of the most exciting adventures you’ll ever have. The experience of trekking through the Sahyadris in the rain is unlike any other seasons—it’s a pure blend of physical challenges and mental…
The top treks around Bangalore
If you live in Bangalore, or anywhere around – lucky you! These top treks around Bangalore offer so many wonderful adventure options to keep your weekends busy. You’ve got fabulous rocky landscapes that are perfect for rappelling. You have rivers and backwaters that are ideal…