If you are an adventure lover, then trekking should be on top of your bucket list. Get ready to disrupt your comfort zone, as here is a list of more than fifty trekking places worth exploring.
Chadar trek will present a wide range of challenges to you. You
will also come across the frozen Zanskar River during winters.
Trek of Rookund will leave you marveling at the stunning beauty of nature. It is particularly known for its mysterious presence of human skeletons at the bottom of the lake.
If you are just getting started, Kedarkantha is your ideal choice.
Ascending through the valleys of Tons River and Govind National Park, you will
come across some of the most exquisite views.
Har Ki Dun
Known as hanging valley, Har Ki Dun is sure to overpower you with
its mesmerizing beauty.
Valley of Flower
This one promises a jaw-dropping view upon completion of the trek.
It houses some of the rare and exotic flowers.
Rupin Pass Trek
This trek is full of surprises. From colorful meadows and stunning
waterfalls, Rupin pass leaves you in awe of its majestic beauty.
Hampta and Deo Tibba Pass
Hampta connects the Lahaul and Kullu valleys and takes you through
alpine forests to the mighty Himalayan range. Deo Tibba leads you through
Known as the “Valley
of Gods,” this is one of the oldest Himalayan treks.
Everest Base Camp
Everest is a world in itself for trekkers around the globe. It starts from Kathmandu and the trail take you through Himalayan ridges, rhododendron, and much more.
This trek will take you across the spectacular Rohtang Pass and
lets you enjoy the panoramic views of Pir Panjal, Dhauladhar, and other peaks.
Beas Kund provides favorable trekking conditions for trekkers of
all ages. It begins with the glorious glimpses of Mt. Hanuman Tibba.
Chopta Chandrashila and Tunganath
Known as the ‘Switzerland of India,’ Chopta Chandrashila is one of
the most enthralling treks. Equally beautiful is the Tunganath trek that takes
you to the Tunganath temple.
Goecha La and Dzongri Goecha La Trek
Goecha is your ideal trek if you wish to experience the
mesmerizing views of the Kanchendzonga peak. Dzongri la starts from Yuksom and
follows the enchanting Rathong valley.
This trek originates from Uttarkashi and takes you to one of the
highest meadows in the world.
Dodital trek renders a friendly ambiance and renders exotic
Popular as the origin point of the Ganges, this trek takes you
through spectacular glaciers and craggy terrains.
Kareri and Parashar Lake
Kareri Lake entices people from around the world because of its
extraordinary landscape. Tucked away in the lap of Himalaya, Parashar lets you
pass through dense forests and stunning villages.
Panchachuli, Neelkantha and Annapurna Base Camp
Panchachuli is synonym of fun, excitement, and thrill, and so is
the Annapurna base camp. Neelkantha might be strenuous but offers an enticing
This trek is on every ardent trekker’s list and is perhaps the
best Himalayan treks in the world.
Khatling, Kafni & Milam Glacier
Khatling will give you some of the most stunning natural marvels of the Himalaya. Kafni is picturesque and offers magical views of Nandakot and Nandabhnar while Milam takes you to some of the remotest villages of Uttarakhand.
Bhubu, Kuari, Sar and Borasu Pass
Bhubu offers a wholesome experience of captivating Indrasaan and Deo Tibba pass. Kuari provides a stunning view of peaks like Kamet, Trishul, and Nanda Devi. Sar is filled with scintillating trails while Borasu leads you to beautiful lush and flowery meadows.
A trek that resembles the tail of a ‘Bandar’, it takes you through
glaciers and rivers like Yamuna, Tons, Ganga.
Originating from Gangotri, it offers spectacular views of Mt
Swetwarn, among others.
Padam Darcha Valley
This one will quench your thirst for natural beauty and is ideal
for beginners as well as experts.
Snow Leopard & Stok Kangri
Snow Leopard and its beauty will give you an experience of a lifetime while tok Kangri offers mystical views of the Zanskar range, Indus valley and Leh.
The highest point of West Bengal, Sandakphu, offers the best
panoramic views of Everest, Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, and Makalu.
This trek lets you experience the impeccable beauty of the
Himalayas and offers gorgeous views of Swargarohini.
Pathalsu trek is not less than a dream. The enticing path takes
you through the magnificent villages like Shanag and Solang that can give you
Markha, Panpatia Col & Parang La
Markha takes you to two of the highest altitude passes, Gandala
and Kongmaru. Panpatia lets you visit two of the sacred shrines: Kedarnath and Badrinath
that will make your journey more fulfilling. Parang la is amongst the newest
Himalayan treks worth visiting.
This trek is mainly known for its challenging trails,
high-altitude, and narrow passes.
Kashmir Great Lakes
Along with the pristine beauty of the alpine forests, this trek
takes you through four of the highest lakes in the country.
Homkund Ronti Saddle
Get to have an up-close experience of Trishul and Nanda Ghunti
peaks in this trek.
Ghorepani Poon Hill
Witness the magical sunrise and the untouched beauty of Nepal with
this trek and have an experience of a lifetime.
Known as the Shepherd’s Tail trek, the captivating journey ends in
the Bara Bhangal region of HP.
If you want to have a dose of adventure, then take a trip to
Kheerganga in Kasol. It will take you through perilous steeps and dense forests
where nature’s beauty will leave you in awe.
Triund and Serolsar
Triund trek is the best for the beginners. Though not so easy as the steep terrain is stretch for over 7 km. Another beautiful trek takes you to the Serolsar Lake in Kullu.
The shimmering crystal clear water is truly mesmerizing. Travelers from Travel Solo and Smart Community had a great time visiting both these places last year and this year as well.
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