Winter is fading out, and summer is finding its way back. So rather than to complain about the heat, why not step out and make the most of it? Here are some of the activities which will make you forget about the burning weather and enjoy every moment.
Dwelling 70km away from Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh, Bir is a beautiful hamlet popular for its Paragliding experience. The place hosts Paragliding adventure in association with Billing, located at 14 km from Bir. The peak Bir Billing Paragliding season is from March to May, hence it is the perfect time to experience your adrenaline rush. The place holds such a beautiful picturesque view that it is a treat to watch it from the top.
The adrenaline rush that you feel within your body as you take off from the site is a feeling you will never experience. And in case you are worried about it being difficult, stop there because there are professional trainers and instructors to help you out, so all you have to do is, follow their instructions, and live in the moment.
If you reside around Mumbai or Pune and have the sudden urge to be amidst the waters during summers, sign up for river rafting in Kolad. Kolad is located at 120 km from Mumbai or Pune. It is an apt and affordable weekend getaway. Also, it’s easy to get a slot for Kolad river rafting booking if done in advance. If you have never experienced river rafting, it is a perfect place for beginners as the Kundalika dam’s water has a smooth flow of water and the 60 percent of the 10-12 km long . What makes this specific place popular for rafting is that it is the only white water rafting destination in India which is open throughout the year. The feeling of sailing the raft in the middle of the water while basking in the summer heat is a chilling experience.
Rafting in Rishikesh
Rishikesh, a divine destination located at the Himalayan foothills, Uttarakhand besides the Ganges River. Apart for its Himalayan paradise, flocks of people gather every year for the surreal experience of rafting and camping at the River Ganga. The feeling of living in the Himalayan beauty, in the middle of the forest, stargazing and enjoying the lively breeze of River Ganga is nothing compared to what the rafting in Rishikesh cost you. The gateway will not only rejuvenate you, but will also make you admire the nature all over again.
If you are someone who cannot handle the heat at all and want to spend some days in the nest of a cold breeze or even winter climate, north India is the place for you. But rather than to just spend a few days sightseeing, the real way of making the most of the break would be going on the adventurous trek of Kuari Pass, Himachal Pradesh. Located in the western Himalayas, it is a 6 day, 5 night trek where you get the best trekking experience. This trek offers you with the opportunity to explore the alpine flora spread and get some endearing glimpse of the wildlife species of the place. The journey to reach a moderate 12,200 feet above sea level. The
Kuari pass trek cost around 11000 INR, where to trek from Haridwar to Joshimath-Gulling Top-Tali Forest Camp-Kuari pass and back via Khullara top and reverse to Joshimath. This makes you cover the enchanting peaks which you have In your bucket list.
Author: Radhika Shah