The Himalayas and the Activities it Offers
Adding to the Himalayas appeal is the fact that the land is simply panoramic, with roaring rivers, iced lakes, spectacular waterfalls, endless meadows and forests all with fascinating fauna and flora. There are even temples dotted along the landscape adding to the ethereal quality of the land.
The Himalayas are a wonderful place to come and meditate. However, it is also a superb location for some adventure activities and sports.
The mountains offer numerous trails with varying degrees of challenge, there are nature reserves and parks that house the indigenous exotic animals, trees, flowers and plants that have medicinal value. Throw in a few ancient temples and the scene is set for some incredible exploration.
The most popular activity to do on vacations India tours of the Himalayas is trekking. Some of the available trails include the Kumaon, the Ladakh, Garhwal and Himachal. In order to cater to everyone, the trails have different challenge levels, so there are basically easy ones and hard ones. Whichever you choose is up to you but regardless of the trail you wind up on, you are certain to enjoy the experience.
There is also mountain climbing for those who feel up to it and the reward of the climb is a breathtaking view of the land below. You can also pack your skis and head to the Himalayas, where in places like Manali and Nepal you can take on the snow covered slopes in the months of January to march.
Lastly, you can camp out in one of the many available sites like near Lake Glacier and in Manali. The experience of being in one of the most beautiful places in the world will be quite intoxicating.