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Himachal Pradesh is a land of beautiful mountains and sparkling streams. Although famous for shrines and monasteries, family adventure holidays in Himachal are also gaining in popularity.
Family Adventure Holidays in Himachal Pradesh Himachal Pradesh is a land of beautiful mountains and sparkling streams. Although famous for shrines and monasteries, family adventure holidays in Himachal are also gaining in popularity. Himachal Trekking Tours are a superb experience because one gets to see deep gorges, green valleys, wild flowers as well as fast flowing rivers and glaciers. For a real taste of Himachal trekking, pack your bags and add these popular trekking routes to your holiday list: Indrahar Pass Trek This trek is best conducted in the months of May, June, September and October. The trek begins in Mcleodganj and ends in Chamba giving trekkers a chance to see the Pir Panjal and the Dhaula Dhar mountain ranges closely. The Indrahar Pass trek is of moderate difficulty and takes trekkers through some deodar and rhododendron forests along the way. Trekkers can also take one of the better trails used by Gaddi shepherds for taking their flock to pasture. Reaching the Indrahar Pass involves climbing over many boulders but once you are at the top, you get a fantastic view of the Indian plains and the Mani Mahesh Kailash to the east. Kareri Lake Trek The Kareri Lake is mostly visited by Gujjars and Gaddis who come with their flock for grazing purposes and nature lovers are certain to enjoy a Himachal trekking tour here. Kareri Lake Treks begin from Mcleodganj and it takes one full day from here to reach the Kareri village. The trek from the village to Kareri Lake takes around 6 hours and goes through forests of oak, rhododendron and pine after which there is a steep ascent as well. The best time to go for this trek is in May, June, September and October. Chandra Tal Trek The trek begins from Manali which is in the Kullu valley. A short distance away lies the Chandra river and trekkers will enjoy passing by green meadows and small shepherd huts. After this green stretch, there are also two ravines and a stream which need to be crossed in order to reach the Chandra Tal. Besides exploring the Samundari glacier, the valley is simply beautiful and filled with edelweiss, buttercups and forget-me-nots. Beyond the lake, one can spot snow-capped peaks as well. June to mid October is the best time to go Chandra Tal Trekking. Bias Kund Trek This easy trek is best undertaken between April- November. This trek also begins from Manali which is famous for the Hadimba Devi temple and a Tibetan monastery. The highlight of this trek is passing through the Solang Valley which is around 15 kms from Manali and which is famous for its skiing slopes. The trail ends in Bakarthach which is the birthplace of the Beas River. Family adventure holidays in Himachal are guaranteed to be plenty of fun. Books yours today!
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