India is blessed with one of the finest havens for adventure lovers. And if you are one of those who always believe in pushing the limits, the Himalayas await with open arms to unfold its surprises. The mystical mountains of Uttarakhand have surprises for the adventurer every moment, as long as the seeker does not stop for less. Take the journey to the last village deep in the mountains in Uttarakhand where your surprises await..
It is summer time and there is no better place to escape than the pristine Himalayan Ranges. If you are an adventure seeker and nature’s bounty is what attracts you, then the hill slopes of Chopta are up for a challenge. This short guide will help know exactly what you need to plan a road trip to this serendipitous escape.Continue Reading "Road Trip and Camping Guide to Chopta, Uttarakhand"
The war of Kurukshetra was over. The near and dear ones lost; sons, brothers, uncles, cousins had all met the aftermath of the bloodiest mythological episode of the earth, Mahabharata. After the war, it was time of self-assessment for the Pandavas, what they learnt from this war, and was victory really worth it!Continue Reading "Journey to the Door of Heaven: Swarg Ka Dwar"
Located in the Nandadevi Biosphere Reserve, this scenic location has everything from tropical trees to clear water streams and snow-clad mountains. Niti is the last village of the Chamoli district and is adjoining the Indo-Tibetan Border. As I start from the Joshimath town, the axis towards Tapovan takes me towards the Niti Passes. Due to the popularity of the Badrinath Temple, this route is a lesser traveled one, and one can only unfold its surprises if one chooses to take the road less traveled.Continue Reading "Road Trip to the Niti Village in Uttarkhand"
The sturdy mulberry tree still stands a tall, as its branches sway gently with the early morning breeze. The whistling sounds of the leaves as the air brushes across them seems to speak to their visitors, trying to recite the divine stories it holds within.Continue Reading "What Secrets does the Oldest Mulberry Tree of India Hold Within it??"