You are looking at the Dharamshala Cricket Stadium, one of the highest cricket arenas in the world. Situated amidst the Dhauladhar mountain range in Kangra Valley, it has hosted many national and international matches. Dharamshala also acts as the residence of the Dalai Lama, is home to many monasteries and the nearby Mcleodganj is well known for numerous treks like the Triund Trek. Also, … Continue reading Dharamshala – McLeodganj
Dharamsala-McLeodganj-Bir-Billing Trip (6 Days / 5 Nights) Triund | Paragliding | Camping | H.H. Dalai Lama Temple | Dhauladhar Mountains Day 1 Arrive in Delhi by afternoon. Proceed to McLeodganj by overnight bus. Day 2 Explore the following places: Bhagsu Waterfalls – Located at 2km away. Dal Lake – A small lake located about 3 km from Mc Leodganj Tsuglagkhang Dalai Lama Temple – Main … Continue reading Dharamsala – McLeodganj – Bir Billing
Spiti Valley – Himachal Pradesh (9 Days / 8 Nights) Introduction Spiti Valley is a cold desert mountain located high in the Himalaya mountains in Himachal Pradesh. Located at 200 kms from Manali. This is a backpacking budget trip. I’ll be your trip leader to guide and give information about all the places which we will visit. Highlights Chandrataal Lake Camping | Gue Mummy | … Continue reading Spiti Valley
Mumbai-Bagdogra-Phuentsholing-Thimphu-Punakha-Paro-Siliguri-Mumbai Day 1: Mumbai-Bagdogra-Phuentsholing Our flight was from Mumbai-Kolkata-Bagdogra and we arrived at 6 PM. Lot of taxis are available for Phuentsholing (India-Bhutan Border). We bargained a bit and hired an Innova for Rs. 3200. The route was full of truck traffic and it took 5 hours to cover a distance of around 180 kms. We stopped at Pankhawala Dhaba (Maynaguri junction) for dinner. It … Continue reading Bhutan – Last Shangri La – 7 days trip
We had just come back from 17 Day long Leh roadtrip in the first week of July. It had started raining heavily in Thane a couple of days later. I did not want to miss out on trekking this monsoon season. Planned a one day trip to Matheran on 16th July 2017 with my wife and sister in-law. I always assumed Matheran to be too … Continue reading Matheran – Monsoon Hiking in the Jungle
Lohagad Fort Lohagad is located near a small village called Malavli which is close to Lonavala. The distance from Thane is 110 kms. Lohagad fort trek is considered to be one of the easy treks. One can drive till the base of the fort from where it takes 20 minutes to reach the top. Vinchookada point On the way to the fort We parked the … Continue reading Lohagad Monsoon Trek – A must do!