Biking, Hiking and Rafting in Mandakini and Alaknanda valley
About the Destination:
Treat yourself to a triple adventure of mountain biking trails, guided hiking tours and outdoor adventure rafting. All this takes place in surreal Uttarakhand which spills delights every step along the way. The state appears like the perfect canvas for rip-roaring activities with mesmeric beauty, dramatic varied landscape of lovely lakes, meandering rivers, high mountains and soaring sights of the mighty Himalayas.
Your fun journey commences with a drive through Mandakini Valley and holy towns of Rishikesh, Devprayag and Rudraprayag. Sleep well and arise to the sweet sounds of bird songs and the music of Mandakini River. The thrills include a visit to high altitude lake, Deoriatal whose mesmeric waters reflect the mighty Himalayan peak of Chaukhamba. Head to Chopta, considered as the Switzerland of India, it beckons with undulating meadows and sights of snow-capped mountains all around.
Enjoy making way through charming mixed forest region, trek to Tungnath Temple the highest Shiva shrine in the world and to Chandrashila, the towering summit in Tungnath. The peak means 'Moon rock'. Legend has it, that this is the very place that Lord Rama meditated in after he defeated the demon-king Ravana. Also, lap up a thrilling ride of outdoor adventure rafting on the mystical river Ganga
Duration of the tour: 4N/5D
Temperature Range: Depending upon the season, temperature varies from 12 -20 degree Celsius, 20 - 25 degree Celsius, 10 – 15 degree Celsius, 3 – 5 degree Celsius
Meal Types: Lunch is vegetarian and dinner would have a non-vegetarian dish
Activities: Trekking, Mountain Biking, Rafting
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Maximum Altitude: Chandrashilla peak - 4000 m