10 BEST TREKS FOR FAMILIES
It excites me when families want to see the world as their children do. Today’s generation is supremely excited and energetic to live up on their dreams. We emphasize more on creating a remembrance, right? It better start with some fascinating trekking spots.
The definition of quality time has changed.
We barely find time to stop and sit with our family. It feels boring to sit at home and enjoy the weekend or holidays. Don’t you find it impractical? Well, I do. Moreover, the COVID has tested our patience of sitting at home to an extremity.
Spending quality time with family not only strengthens the bond between them but gives you a chance to come close to each other. Quality moments last more when you hit on some beautiful destinations.
So, buck up people, and get ready to brag about your remarkable memories and experiences.
In this article, we will take you to some safe and mesmerizing treks in India.
The title of the destination itself depicts it to be a fragrant terra. The fragrance of hills, the air, rivers, forests, rocks; drive there to explore the unexplored side. Situated in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, it has reserved its territory at the end after passing through Ghangariya village and Pushpawati River surrounded by flowers all along.
It is considered to be a moderate trek, the 10 km trail of the valley of flowers is the perfect package for your family to enhance your beauty of love. The sound of waterfalls, the chirping of birds, lush green grass, fog covering the hills, the perfect couplet contrast if exists is that land on the earth. The monsoon adds a feather to its glory.
The mountain peaks are almost alike everywhere. Kheerganga is situated in the Kullu region, Himachal Pradesh. It lies in the Pir Panjal range in the Himalayas. At an altitude of 9678 ft. it attracts a lot of trekkers for camping and lies around the refreshing hot water spring.
This trek starts from Barshaini. The Kheerganga forest brings you close to nature.
The horses and cows graze in the field freely. Boost up your knowledge about the existence of beautiful creatures by actually living among them. The flowing Parvati River gives you a blissful feeling.
You can walk along the trails according to your convenience as it may be easy but later it may turn to moderate difficulty.
Above all, this is the best place to attain tranquillity.
DODITAL LAKE TREK
Uttarakhand offers you a lot of fascinating locations and so is the Dodital Lake trek. It is one of the most beautiful freshwater lakes at a height (9921 ft.) in India.
This trek is easy to climb. The most interesting thing is you will find forest rest houses and antique huts around the lake that can’t be found anywhere else. Sit, relax, and enjoy with your loved ones.
There is a beautiful temple of Lord Ganesha at one end of the lake. From there you are left with few other options to explore i.e. Darwa pass and Darwa top to witness the glimpse of the great Himalayan ranges.
Spituk-Stuk trek in the Leh district of Ladakh is the easiest trek to go on with your young kids as well. It is standing at 10849ft. above sea level. The variant landscapes throughout your pathway keep you indefatigable. It’s a pleasure hiking.
The barren mountains, a green ramp, and the Rumbak River in between towards the Zingchen valley give you a delicious flavour to reckon that one may crave for. Stok La pass amidst your journey allows you to perceive the Stok palace museum and the great Indus Valley.
You visit a place only once and want to live it to the fullest, so, the scenic snow-capped mountains and astonishing views of Flora and Fauna are waiting for you!
NILGIRI HILLS TREK
When it comes to trekking, we usually think of hilly areas from North India. But southern India is equally charming and astounding that never dampens your aspirations. The Nilgiri hills are raised to a height of 8652ft. in Tamil Nadu. Nilgiri trails aren’t normally opted by humans, so to keep the trekking on, wild animals cross the path.
What makes it the best among the trekkers is the live confrontation with the gigantic wild creatures. It is one of the best preferences among families to keep fun & adventure on at the same time.
Covering the parson’s peak, Pandiar hills, Pykara hills, Porthimund, Mukurthi National Park, and Mudumalai National Park, the 17 Km trek ends in Ooty.
The whole trek range is easily accessible and the Nilgiri trek is worth remembering and creating memories.
Ananthagiri hills are one of the oldest forested civilizations and the best trekking paradise at a height of 2274 ft. in Telangana. The amazing part is, it not only offers trekking facilities for visitors but a campfire, mountain bicycling, rope activities, jeep rides, and many other activities also.
The southern Indian beauty of nature is captivating indeed. The ancient caves, medieval fort structures, and great temples are the hallmark of this place.
The trekkers love doing bonfire at night in the Nilgiri hills. The clear night sky and the scintillating stars are the sources for their hype to the next destination.
Chembra peak is another admiring beauty adjoining Nilgiri hills. It is located in Kerala. At an altitude of 6890 ft. it is the highest peak in the Western Ghats of India. The trek initiates from the tea plantations, thus infatuating tea lovers’ right?
The 3 Km trek is moderate from the basecamp with spectacular sights. The panoramic morning views of the valley with the rise of stubborn naughty creature (sun) draw your affinity forever. A heart-shaped pond is the face of this wonderful journey. It is said that it has never dried till date. Tie the ribbons of your love in front of such remarkable natural crafting.
Undoubtedly, it is the perfect getaway promise on the weekends or holidays.
Nag Tibba trek is known to be a most classic summit trek. The trek unveils surprising excursion to see after some breaks. The trail morphs into a glacial valley in winters and snow carpet flirts with your feet underlying there. Wait! You are not shaken off from the didoes yet. You are just a blink away to visualize snowfields, bridges, and icy meadows. This trek is the best choice for those who tease for surprises every time.
It is an easy to moderate trek at 9915 ft. above sea level. The white misty clouds, Swargrohini, Bandarpoonch, Kala Nag, Srikantha, and Gangotri peaks are a treat to our eyes. The distant grand adventure listing in the trekking journey is limitless.
Triund trek is a fetching trek in Himachal, India. As soon as you reach this trek, you are staying in the heart of Himachal Pradesh. The place throws you to a lonely contemplation of why you took so long to be there. The intimating lakes indwell your thoughts and mind for a long period.
The Triund trek shoves and put back wholeheartedly for your hospitality. It is located at an altitude of 9350 ft. and 10 Km long turning it possibly the easiest trek in the Himalayan ranges. The trek trail has a passage through rhododendron forests and residence of oak trees. Alongside, the Dhauladhar ranges are picturesque. You need not be prepared for the prerequisites challenges but be prepared to not kick off the chance to face the awestruck symbol of romanticism.
The cradle shaped valley lays at an altitude of 11768 ft. in Uttarakhand. The trek proposes easy ascends and descends within the trek distance. For families, this is an easy trek to opt for. It is obvious for you to look over the waterfalls, brilliant royal blue sky, meadows, lush green arena, and snow-patched fields.
The spicy twist is in the biodiversity of the deep forest and the ancient culture of the mountains. Gradually, it speeds up with a bit of difficulty after the Boslo village.
Trekkers get the precious golden time in the grassland to take a heave of sigh and create memories and moments around the shores of lakes protected by rigorous mountain ranges.
You might be wondering, we have listed so many treks and considering all of them to be the best but we are blessed that our motherland has played a masterstroke in the next-level artistry. Now, it’s our turn to adorn the natural beauty. Stay safe, Travel Safer!