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    Hampta Pass Trek, Manali 2016
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    Roopkund Trek, Uttaranchal 2016
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    10 Days/9 Nights Goecha La Trekking in Sikkim , 2016
    • 01Winter Treks | Himalayas | Nov-Feb

    • 02Hampta Pass Trek, Manali 2016

      Hampta Pass Trek, Manali 2016
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      About the Activity:

      Discovering the unique landscape on the Manali side of Himachal Pradesh with the Hampta Pass trekking is like a dream to reality experience. A rich, diverse canvas with resplendent flora and fauna, the trail goes through a picturesque setting of lush green forests, meadows, and also throws glimpses of barren lands.

      An integral part of Manali’s topography, which is the India’s favourite adventure zone, this trek is voted amongst the easiest of trails and most attractive to beginners. An exciting activity, being around Hampta Pass opens a whole new beautiful world. Coupled with a stop over at the eerie and placid Chandra Tal, this journey is replete with adventure and scenic moments.

      Altitude: 14,100ft

      Temperature Range: 0 - 20 degrees Celsius

      Total Trekking Distance: Approx. 34 kms.



    • 03Stok Kangri Trekking, Ladakh 2016

      Stok Kangri Trekking, Ladakh 2016
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      About the Destination:

      Declared as one of the best treks in India by the Indian Mountaineering Foundation, Stok Kangri trek is a must-do for any avid trekker. Although high altitude in nature, scaling the summit does not require technical expertise or experience unlike few other Himalayan treks. The magic of this activity is that you’ll be conquering heights of 6,000m to 20,000m on one route. The highest peak in the Stok range, your destination is clearly visible from the moment you land in Leh.

      Apart from the trek per se, here lies also the opportunity to explore the barren landscape of Leh, Ladakh and understand why it gets the tag of a ‘cold desert’. A fairly long duration trek, it is complete package of adventure, thrills, and an all-time-high. Stok Kangri Climb is truly a wonderful gift for Indian trekkers.

      Temperature Range: 11 degrees to -6 degrees

    • 04Kedarkantha Trekking, Uttarakhand 2016

      Kedarkantha Trekking, Uttarakhand 2016
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      Group Departures on:  [November: 26]; [December: 3, 10, 17 to 31]; [January: 7, 14, 21 & 28]; [February: 4, 11 & 18]

      About the Destination:

      Situated in the Garhwal Himalayas, Kedarkantha trekking in Uttarakhand is an amazing experience for those who enjoying spending time in nature. One of the often visited locations, the area’s natural beauty is complemented with quaint hamlets, unending lush green meadows, and some terrific sights of the towering Himalayan peaks.

      The snaking trail to the 3,850m tall summit goes through Govind National Park, which offers an exclusive glance of the Himalayan flora and fauna. With views of peaks like the Swargarohini, Banderpooch, Black, and Ranglana, the highlight of the trail is undoubtedly sunsets against the backdrop of impressive snow-capped mountains.

      Altitude: 3,850m

      Temperature Range: -5 to 20 degrees celsius

      Total trekking distance: 36km


    • 05Valley of Flowers Trek, Uttarakhand - 2016

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      Valley of Flowers Trek, Uttarakhand - 2016
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      • lHaridwar
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      About the Destination: 

      • A chanced discovery on a lost path made by British traveller Frank Smith in 1931 resulted in the world welcoming the enchanting Valley Of Flowers. His book by the same name created a stir among nature lovers, making the Valley Of Flowers Trekking one of the most sought after since then.
      • Perched gracefully under the watchful eyes of the towering Himalayan peaks protecting the tranquil environs, the valley is situated at an altitude of 3,858m. 
      • With millions of species of wild flowers such as saxifrags, sediams, lilies, poppy, calendular, daisies, geranium, zinnia and petunia, the valley also holds many streams that add on to the natural beauty. The rich bio diversity is also home for several species of butterflies and insects too.

      Altitude: 12,763ft

    • 06Kuari Pass Trek 2016, Uttarakhand

      Kuari Pass Trek 2016, Uttarakhand
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      • lHaridwar
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      Trip Starting From: Haridwar

      Group Departures on:  [November: 6, 7, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27]; [December: 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16 & 17 to 31][January: 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22]

      About the Destinations: 

      Kuari Pass is situated in Garhwal Himalayas. used extensively by the local shepherds, exploring this route is one of the richest manners to get a full view of the splendid Himalayas. Their imposing and scenic presence can be witnessed from atop Kuari, which literally means “a getaway”.

      Originating in Joshimath, a meeting point for many a religious pilgrimage, the path gives you a brief stopover at Devaprayag, before it gradually ascends to take you to heights that end with a mesmerising view of the Nanda Devi summit in all its glory. Replete with tributaries of the Ganges, dense mountain forests, and a fleeting interaction with local life, Kuari Pass trekking can be best enjoyed during winter months.

      Total Trekking Distance: 33km


    • 07Dayara Bugyal Trek in Uttaranchal, 2016

      Dayara Bugyal Trek in Uttaranchal, 2016
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      About the Destinations: 

      Dayara Bugyal holds the prestigious position of being India’s most beautiful high altitude alpine meadows. And why not? Perched at an altitude of 12,000ft, this 28sq. km of open vastness creates a natural magic with each changing season. Myriad hues with every wind change comes with its unique attraction, making this one of the finest destinations to trek to in India.

      From the Dayara Bugyal (‘bugyal’ means meadow in the regional language), one can enjoy stupendous sightings of the Himalayas. Apart from this, the other added attraction is a natural lake Barnala Tal, which is part of a tree lined meadow. Interestingly, this stretch transforms into some of the best skiing slopes during winter months. During other times, the lake’s water is a picturesque frame of reflections of the surrounding oak trees.

      With a campsite at a height of 11,000ft, the Dayara Bugyal trek in Uttaranchal captures the minds and memories of every traveller who heads in that direction.

    • 088 Days/7 Nights Trek to Har Ki Dun, 2016

      8 Days/7 Nights Trek to Har Ki Dun, 2016
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      • lGarhwal
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      About the Destinations: 

      This cradle shaped valley formed by the slopes of the Garhwal ranges of the Himalayas is known as a nature lovers paradise. And why not? With natural beauty spots in any direction you turn giving a feeling of being in a tastefully created fairyland, Har ki Dun is one of the most pristine locations in the Himalayas situated at an elevation of 3,566m. Surrounded by glittering peaks and dense forests, trekking in this region is moderately easy and can be thoroughly enjoyed by bird watchers, nature lovers, and avid trekkers.

      Filled with folklore surrounding the epic Mahabharatha, Har ki Doon is believed to be the path from where Pandavas went to heaven. Head for this less explored destination, trek to Har ki Dun promises to be sensational.

      Duration of the Tour: 8D/ 7N

      Altitude: 3,566m

      Temperature Range: In summers, it is warm during the day, but at night, it can be around 10 deg to 2 deg C

      Total trekking distance: 73 kms

    • 09Paragliding, Short Trekking and Camping in Bir Valley

      Paragliding, Short Trekking and Camping in Bir Valley
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      About the Activity: 

      • An adventure filled weekend tour with camping, trek and paragliding in Bir valley awaits you and your friends and family. 
      • Bir is surrounded by tea gardens and an amphitheatre of low hills and is an ideal landing ground for para-gliders. 
      • Bir has Buddhist monasteries that are worth visiting and there are fine Tibetan handicrafts which are also produced here. Billing, up in the hills is 14 km from Bir with an area of 200 kms for high altitude and cross country flying and is one of the best aero sports sites in the country.
      • Arrive in Bir and the trek will start from Bir to Billing for about 7 kms for 3-4 hours. You can also arrive to the camp place by car which covers a distance of 14 kms. 
      • Have a relaxing lunch in Billing and after lunch, trek to Gunda for about 3-4 hours back to camp. 
      • The next day, after breakfast take off from Billing and landing in Bir and you can enjoy a little sightseeing around Bir. 



    • 10Paragliding Adventure at Bilaspur in Bir Billing

      Paragliding Adventure at Bilaspur in Bir Billing
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      About the Activity:

      • Brace yourself for a fun filled paragliding adventure – fly through clear sky and get ready to be thrilled as you embark on your flight from a soaring height of around 8000 ft.
      • Delight in the surrounding greenery and enjoy the panoramic views as you cruise through the azure blue sky.
      • Take a break from traditional sightseeing trips in Himachal and embark on this paragliding adventure for a truly blissful experience.

       

    • 11Manali To Leh Cycling Tour

      Manali To Leh Cycling Tour
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      • lLeh
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      About the Destination:

      Fixed Departure: 26th July 2016


      Situated among the blessed lands of Himachal Pradesh, Manali is a favourite destination among leisure and nature lovers alike. The undulating terrains of the Pir Panjal and Himalayan Ranges make this destination a veritable paradise for adventurists seeking to feel that rush of adrenaline surge through their hearts.

      Framed by mountains on all its sides the tiny village of Leh is a gem nestled in the laps of the mighty Himalayas. A land of extremes, the land boasts of a rich cultural heritage blessed by the lamas and yet hides in its arms, landscapes that are almost untouched in their wilderness.

      About the Activity with Details:

      Considered as one the most challenging cycling trails in the world, the Manali Leh cycling trip is truly a call for adrenaline junkies! Endowed in stunning treasures of nature, this route makes for an extreme adventure quest for the cyclists.

      The Manali to Leh cycling tour takes you through the lush alpine forests of Manali, picturesque villages of Lahaul, past the vast planes of Sarchu and into the colourful and rich Leh. On the way you, challenge yourself to cross the treacherous 21 zigzag Gata Loops up the canyon wall. You will overcome the mighty Khardung La Pass, the highest motorable pass in the world that rises up to 5,600m. From the pass, enjoy panoramic views of the Indus Valley Civilisation in the south to Zanskar Valley in the north right up the enormous slopes of Saser Massif.

      NOTE: Total cycling distance: 630km

    • 12Paragliding in Bir-Billing

      Paragliding in Bir-Billing
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      Bir, a small town in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh is well known for its majority Tibetan population, beautiful monasteries, educational institutions and NGO’s. Crowned in the lap of the majestic Dhauladhar Ranges in the background, this tiny town is set in one of the most picturesque setting.

      Lying 28km from this stunning town of Bir, is another quaint town known as Billing. The entire stretch joining these two towns is abundant with idyllic natural beauties. Stunning mountain hamlets and fruit orchards along with lush-green terraced fields are staple to the region. Apart from scenic landscapes, paragliding in Bir-Billing is one adventure that has been enticing tourists from all over the world.

      A perfect getaway destination for a nature’s lover, one can enthral in a quiet stroll while feasting on the bounties of nature present here. While for an adventure seeker Bir-Billing paragliding experience is something that would quench their thirst for adventure!                                                                  

      About the Activity :

      Situated at a soaring height of about 2300m, Billing is a tempting destination for all paragliding enthusiasts. With this fascinating Bir-Billing paragliding experience, get ready to witness majestic views of Dhauladhar Ranges and the entire stunning Kangra Valley!

      Your paragliding experience head starts with your drive from the Bir Village to the launch site that is located round 14km apart. Arrive anytime during daytime for an astonishing paragliding experience that provides you with stunning aerial view of the entire place!

      The flying time varies, and depends on your preference; however, before you get ready with your glider, you will be briefed about some basic and required Do’s and Don’ts of flying. Once you are comfortably tied and adjusted in your glider along with a trained professional, get ready to fly like a bird.

      The landscape around the region is ideal for flying, fly high in the company of mighty Himalayas. Feel the thrills! Cherish these wonderful moments post your paragliding in Bir-Billing experience comes to an end.

      Timings:  Anytime during the Day

      Activities: Paragliding

      Difficulty Level: Easy

    • 138 Days/7 Nights Roopkund Trekking Expedition, 2016

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      8 Days/7 Nights Roopkund Trekking Expedition, 2016
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      • lChamoli
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        Code: 6691309

      About the Activity:

      A trek to the mysterious glacial Roopkund Lake is a must-do for an avid trekker. Battling several adversities common to the Himalayas, this water body perched in the laps of the snow clad Mt. Trishul is situated at an altitude of 16,499ft. It is most attractive for the human skeletons lying at the bottom of the lake, which are distinctly visible when the snow melts. Thus having several visitors although uninhabitable.

      The route along this Roopkund trekking expedition is a fascinating journey of discovering the most pristine of Himalayan contribution of oak and blooming rhododendron forests. Of fairly easy nature, the trail has several ascents and steep downhill hikes, which go past mountain rivers that flow in abundance.

      With some of the finest base camp locations such as Ali Bungyal, the Roopkund Trek has everything going for it.

      Altitude: 5,029m

      Temperature Range: During the day it is around 15° to 20°C. At night, it is around 4° to 7°C. Temp at highest camp, Bhagwabasa, ranges 5°C to 10°C in the day and 3° to -2°C at night.

      Total trekking Distance: 44 kms

    • 1410 Days/9 Nights Goecha La Trekking in Sikkim , 2016

      10 Days/9 Nights Goecha La Trekking in Sikkim , 2016
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      • lYuksom
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      About the Destinations: 

      If you want to live a Himalayan trekking experience to the fullest, attempt the Goecha la Trekking in Sikkim. For, it takes you on a fulfilling and rich journey that has you capture the Himalayan framework like no other trek. Originating from the historic Yuksom settlement (1,780m), the trail ascends to pass through really old rhododendron forests to land at clearings formed by high altitude alpine meadows.

      With the incredible view of the Kangchanjunga, the highlight of this experience is the Goechala Pass (4,940m) from where the second tallest Himalayan peak seems just an arm’s distance away.

      Just right for a seasoned trekker, the Goechala trek in Sikkim puts forth challenges of subtropical bamboo forests, luxuriant ferns, and dense forests of oak to eventually open vistas that provide uninterrupted views of the Kanchenjunga.