As I started to explore more in the Western ghats nowadays, many new and interesting places are getting into my head daily. The trek to Chokramudi peak was on such that I read in a social media page for travellers very recently. As soon as I came to know about the place, my interest to
The monsoons were pouring down heavily in the southern states this time. The South West monsoon usually retreats by the end of September. I was looking forward to a trek in the rain before it ends. The monsoon in the Western Ghats is something I like the most, the rain is so refreshing and liberating.
Chikmagalur is undoubtedly beautiful and a much less explored hill station in South India. Unlike many other commercialized hill stations in South India like Ooty or Kodaikanal, where it is very tiresome to find a place peaceful and without any buildings hindering our view; Chikmagalur is much better. This place is the major center of
We were standing in front of the taxi drivers union office in Kaza to enquire about any shared taxi which takes us Batal next day. The office was crowded, negotiations on taxi fares were heating up inside between drivers and tourists. Two guys came out from the crowd and asked us where we are heading.They
While planning for the trek to Nagalapuram hills a few months back, I felt a bit difficult to gather some important information about the place. But for me, the trek was a wonderful experience. Keep in mind few things well in advance, you will not face much difficulties on the way. The information I am sharing
I didn't want to take rest. I was not concerned about my tired muscles. Finally, I reached Triund. The valley was so beautiful, green, with a spectacular view of snow-capped mountains as the backdrop. Many tents were fixed over the meadow. People had reached already. I bought a tent, kept my bag and went for
Triund hill is located at a height of 2,842 meters MSL in Dhauladhar ranges of Lower Himalayas. The trekking route was earlier used by Gaddi shepherds for grazing cattle.The camping spot on the hill has 4-5 shops. Since the trek is an easy one and can be reached easily from Delhi, Punjab and Haryana, Triund
The trail was perfect, no room for confusion throughout. The paths were stone paved, turned smooth over the time. I could see beautiful Dhauladhar ranges and Kangra valley on each side. As usual in all treks, there are many viewpoints along the way where the towns of Mcleodganj and Dharamsala can be seen. Kangra valley