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Exploring the Himalayas - The Abode of Snow

Sonali Pimpale Sep 13, 2019
The mere mention of the colossal mountain range never fails to incite feelings of awe and reverence. Be it for the thrill of daring escapades or the eternal search for spiritual salvation, an expedition to the Himalayas is the dream of every avid traveler.

Get Your Adrenaline Rushing!

Dare to jump from the highest bungee jumping spot in India – the holy land of Rishikesh!

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Get a sneak peek of the world’s highest peak with the Everest Base Camp Trek!

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Pedal through the challenging, yet exhilarating mountain biking paths in Ladakh!

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Along with washing away your sins, the sacred waters of the River Ganga are a source of delight for white water rafters!
Experience the thrill of heli-skiing in Gulmarg!

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Glide over the mountains in Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh, which hosted the first-ever Paragliding World Cup in India!

Seek Divine Blessings!

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Swayambhunath

A magnificent temple complex with a majestic stupa situated in the Kathmandu Valley.

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Also known as the Monkey Temple, the religious site is overrun by scores of monkeys, considered sacred by the Hindus and Tibetan Buddhists.

Mount Kailash and Mansarovar Lake

Considered to be the holy abode of Lord Shiva and his consort, Goddess Parvati, the sublime Tibetan mountain is of paramount religious significance for Hindus, Jains, Buddhists and Bonpos.

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Throngs of pilgrims visit the mountain and the pious waters of the lake to seek absolution from their sins. Its extreme weather conditions draws many trekkers along with devotees. However, the divine mountain is yet to be scaled. It is said that only a person with abounding faith and deep love for the Lord can climb Mount Kailash.

Paro Taktsang

The world-famous Tiger’s Nest monastery perches precariously on a cliffside in the Paro valley of Bhutan. The sacred Buddhist site is a heady combination of spirituality and adventure!

Kedarnath Temple

The beautiful temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is nestled in the Garhwal Himalayan range in Uttarakhand, India. The temple is open for devotees between the months of April to November due to weather conditions.

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Boudhanath Stupa

One of the largest Buddhist stupas in the world, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Kathmandu!

Soak in Unsurpassable Natural Beauty!

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Zanskar Valley

An enticing valley with breathtaking natural beauty in Ladakh.

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Spiti Valley

A mesmerizing cold desert mountain strewn with monasteries, high up in Himachal Pradesh!

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Manali

Surrounded by snow-capped mountains, the resort town in Himachal Pradesh is a hotbed for tourists and honeymooners!

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Nubra Valley

A remote valley in Ladakh that speaks of other-worldly natural beauty.

Bhutan

With gems including Thimpu, Paro and Dochula Pass, the splendid little country is heaven on Earth!