Great Himalayan National Park is the latest addition to India’s National Parks System. The area comprising of the watersheds of Jiwa, Sainj, and Tirthan rivers became the Great Himalayan National Park in 1984.
Tag Archives | Treks
List of travel related articles on the various treks in India. Includes detailed descriptions of the various sites, pictures, and hotel reviews.
On most days, Thakur Saheb, the amiable host of Banjara’s Orchard Retreat, takes his guests on a nature walk through the Saraoga Forest.
Even half-done it was absolutely gorgeous with carvings of the highest quality; would love to see it after completion!
There is an interesting story behind the name Giri Ganga. Long ago a sage toppled his ‘Ganga Jal’ pot while carrying it from Haridwar. Hence the name Giri Ganga
Giri Ganga dates back to the period of the Mahabharata and is believed to be constructed by Maharishi Ved Vyas. The temple is surrounded by dense deodar forests.
Pictures clicked while walking through The Glen, is one of the more popular walks in Shimla.
Gilbert’s Trail, past the Kasauli club, is among the most scenic trails in the Kasauli region.
The Annapurna foothills provide tremendous trekking opportunities with delightful trails connecting villages and ridge tops. This picturesque trek winds through enchanting villages with ochre thatched houses, terraced rice field and rhododendron forests.
Duration : 11 Days
Route : Nambu → Sangkhola → Naya Patal → Lower Yambong → Lam Pokhari → Pare Megu → Dhor → Chewabhanjyangi → Uttarey → Gangtok / NJP