Summer Treks | Gems In India
Summers! The time to get all your work stuff, stuffed inside the cupboard, Locked, and keys misplaced. It’s the time to get your list of checkboxes to be completed and if you haven’t added Trekking yet to that list, you shouldn’t be wasting any more time and do the needful. Because trekking is all you need to do in this season. Trekking on those picturesque mountains, covered with snow or chilly weather at least, gives you relief from the hot weather and the minimum risks of any natural calamity makes this time the perfect one to trek. so, here are the Top 5 trek in India which one should plan in Summers
Valley Of Flowers
How about spending the time you took out from your busy life, amongst the most colorful and tempting flowers all around! Carpeted with the flowers of color combination we didn’t even know could be possible, The Valley of flowers in Uttarkashi is sincerely one of the best treks in the country. Surrounded by bodyguards like Mountains, resides the delicate flowers reflecting their bright colors in the sunlight. The valley is filled with an exotic and huge range of flowers which exhibits beauty in its purest form. Built in 1982, it is regarded as a National Park and also bears the title of UNESCO World Heritage site, since July 15, 2014. It is situated at the height of 3900 m and stretches for 11 km.
- Duration: 5-6 days
- Summer Months: June to August
Har Ki Doon
Also known as the Valley of Gods, Har ki Dun is one of the most popular treks in the country. During summertime, the vegetation of the place brightens up and specialties like orchids, rhododendrons, and other blossoms look magnificent. Beginning at Sankari, the place is located at the base of Fateh Parvat and is at a height of 11,600 ft. Charming streams, arresting views, Tall trees, vibrant vegetation, everything just soaks up into your soul with their divinity.
- Duration: 7-8 days
- Summer Months: April-June
Kashmir Great Lakes Trek
Just the name of the place that does the magic, Kashmir Heaven on paradise, is one of the most serene beauties in our country. And in such beauty, lies a more surreal Kashmir Great Lakes trek. Summers are suitable for this trek as flowers and vegetation grow and bloom in the most vibrant colors and give a mesmerizing look. Filled with Meadows, the place will keep changing its scenery from beautiful to the most beautiful. The Vaishnav Lake surrounded by 4 big mountains will blow your mind off with awe.
- Duration: 7-8 days
- Summer Months: June-September
Chopta Chandrashila Trek
Surviving the harsh winters, The Himalayas look vibrant and brighter as ever and it is time to explore them through the Chopta Chandrashila Trek. At a height of 13,000 ft, the trek offers such majestic and flabbergasting panorama of the Great Himalayas, which will be locked in your hearts forever. The trek offers peace and tranquility with its Deodar Forests, charming meadows, and the majestic Tugnath Shrine.
- Duration: 4-5 days
- Summer months: April-June
Rupin Pass trek: For every trekker who doesn’t want to miss out on the highly elevated regions and their adventures, should add Rubin Pass to the list, which rests at a height of 4650 mts. it is a two-state trek, as it begins at the Dhaula in Uttarakhand and goes till Sangla in Himachal Pradesh. The scenarios change from beautiful to mind-blowing views. And the blue waters of the Rubin that cascade along with it is just so surreal. The trek asks for good strength, stamina, and energy as the trek is moderately difficult. To watch the beautiful and serene trail of snow, summertime is the best. The temperature stays bearable and pleasant and the trek goes smooth with complete enjoyment.
- Duration: 7-8 Days
- Summer Months: Mid May to June