Nothing is more soul pleasing than stopping for some moments of our rat race life and actually living. And the best way to do this is by admiring the nature by being in its lap which not only calms our mind but also gives us a new perspective. So here are a few suggestions that suit every type of nature lover.
Paragliding at Kamshet
People dwelling in metro cities often have the urge to take a break from the stressful life, recharge and get in the game back. But the majority of the urges are compromised due to the long holiday and distance issues as working class find it difficult to switch off from work for a longer duration. In such a case, a one day trip by the weekend serves the purpose. And what better way when the trip is filled with an adventurous twist. Paragliding sight in Kamshet is a perfect way to sail by the sky and live in the moment. For Punekars, Paragliding in Pune cost around 45 km and for Mumbaikars, Paragliding in Mumbai cost 110 km ride. Paragliding at Kamshet cost 5250 INR which gives you a delightful experience of flying and witnessing the majestic Sahyadri ranges.
For some, being around animals, witnessing them being themselves is a way to rejuvenate. And thus, jungle safari in Jim Corbett is a fruitful opportunity. The jeep safari in Jim Corbett gives you the great service of passing through the lush green forests and spotting animals. With monsoon around the corner, the weather too is chilled which doesn’t make you go through the Jim Corbett Safari in the burning sun. Along with others, the elephant safari in Corbett is popular where you might get lucky to spot animal bathing, walking in their jolly mood. Being the peak season, Corbett National Park booking start flooding so it is advisable to check on the jim Corbett National Park timings and book the trip accordingly.
Bhrigu Lake Trek
If you have time and peak at the mountain peak fulfils the purpose of disconnecting from the outer world, it’s the perfect time to make the most of the peak season of the Bhrigu lake trek. One of the easily accessible treks, as it’s an hour from Manali, you don’t spend half of your time travelling. The longing meadows, mountains, horses and sheep grazing in your company is a simple yet fulfilling experience. And the deep blue sky, mountains and the still blue water of the lake draw a landscape that seems like it’s straight out of a painting. The 3 nights, 4 days Bhrigu lake trek cost for 7850 INR per person.
Hampta Pass Trek
The Hampton pass trek is one of the popular treks of the north end. It is a 5 day trek, which connects two valleys. The trek is a complete package, as you get to see the birds flying, Himalayan mountains ranging, meadows, waterfalls and also spot snow and some part of frozen lake and glaciers. Hampta pass trek cost 9975 INR which starts from Manali, takes you to Chika’s pine forest trees, Balu ke Gera’s long stretch of river and dwarf Rhododendron trees, view of the Dhauladhar snow-clad peaks, Shea Goru by crossing the Hampta pass and finally the Chandratal lake.
Opt for these treks and see how it changes your mood, week, perspective and life.
Author: Radhika Shah