Goencha ,Sikkim

Nothing could be more pleasing than to bid adieu to the day with India Trekking Trails. Here is the gist of best time to visit India for Trekking. Do some trekking to spice up your amour with life! Do prepare yourself fully before taking a trek trail. While going on some treks you could also be able to try other adventure sports like skiing, rafting, camping, mountain biking, rock climbing and paragliding. If you are an explorer besides a traveler, offbeat destinations are for you.

Best time to visit India for Trekking

Some essential things to carry before India trekking trails could be: sleeping bag, sleeping mattress, trekking shoe, rucksack/back pack, rucksack cover, knapsack, thermal wear, undergarments, cotton socks, woollen socks, waterproof gloves, T-shirt, track pants, camp sandal, monkey cap, suncap or bandanna, trekking poles, heavy jacket, wind cheater, raingear, water bottle or hydration pack, sunscreen lotion, moisturising cream, tooth brush and tooth paste, towel, compass, map, soap strip, hand sanitiser, tissue roll, anti-fungal powder, knee cap, torch with extra batteries, camera with extra cells, dry food items, first aid kit (anti-septic cream, Dettol or Savlon, Band aid, cotton, crepe bandages, safety pin), medicines ( for headache, fever, vomiting, stomach upset and pain-killer; for anti-diarrhoea, antibiotics for various infections; mild analgesics, strong analgesics, anti-inflammatory; Diamox (for acclimatisation, drink lots of water with it)  whatever you feel necessary!

Best time to visit India for Trekking – Har Ki Dun Trek, Swargarohini, Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Best time to visit India for Trekking - Har Ki Dun Trek

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Har ki Dun is a beautiful trek in the Western Himalayas. You could reach here through the Govind National Park. The trail could take you through alpine meadows, moraine ridges, glacier basins, pine forests and ancient villages. You could come thorugh Dehradun, Mussorie, Nowgaon, Purola, Netwar, Sankari Taluka,Osla, (seema) to Harkidun. You could go here in both summer and winter. Enjoy your trek and set new challenge for yourself!

Best time to visit India for Trekking – Brahmatal, Nainital, Uttarakhand

Brahmatal again lies in Uttarakhand, covering a trail 0f 22 kms and the altitude could go up to 12000 ft. You get to see the picturesque Himalayas during the trek. You need to take the trail from Kathgodam, Lohajung, Bekaltal and Brahmatal. The allure of these hills will besmirch you: Almora, Kausani, Baijnath. Wildnest suggests the best time could be March to April (could be a long trek of 13-14 days.)

Best time to visit India for Trekking – Buran Ghati, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Himachal invites you to take a train from Delhi to Kalka and you could take a cab to Shimla. You could go through Janglik Village, Dayara, Litham, Chandranahan lake, Dunda, Munirang. The valley is simply mesmerizing and you cannot miss on it. The best time to be here could be May and September.

Best time to visit India for Trekking – Goechala, Sikkim

Best time to visit India for Trekking - Goencha, Sikkim

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Sikkim is another Eden you could not miss. Your travel could begin from a small town Yuksom to Sachen, Goecha La trek and to the mountains of Bakhim and Phedang. You get to see the snow-capped peaks of the Kanchenjunga. Wildnest suggests you take a train to New Jalpaiguri. New Jalpaiguri, Yuksom, Sachen, Tshoka, Dzongri, Thansing, Kokchurang, Lamuney (go, go, go.)

Best time to visit India for Trekking – Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand

Best time to visit India for Trekking - Valley of Flowers

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Come back to Uttarakhand again. The Valley of flowers is known for its endemic alpine flowers and natural beauty, which also has a national park, a home to Asiatic black bear and blue sheep. It has been called a world heritage site by UNESCO. Last year the route from Kunthkhal-Hanuman Chatti was opened after 45 years. The path was closed due to 2013 floods. Wildnest strongly suggests to check the weather report before going for this trek.

Best time to visit India for Trekking – Dayara Bugyal, Uttarakhand

Best time to visit India for Trekking - Dayara bugyal


This trekking valley could often be called the most beautiful meadows in the country! You could see the Bhagirathi peak, Bandarpoonch peak and Black peak. You need to go through Barsu, Haridwar-Gangothri road, Barnala, Barnala Lake, Moosa Dhangi, Uttarkashi, Siyaari, (May-June is the best season to go here and for you the best time to travel to India.) Plan a trip here soon for a Worsworthian bounty.

Best time to visit India for Trekking – Kopatty Coorg Trek, Karnataka

Come to Coorg in South India to take part on this trek (best time to visit south India). It is generally a weekend trek for the people in Bengaluru; village life, jeep trails and jungles meet you here. You also need to try the local food! You cross Mysore, Kopatty Village, Erulli Vana forest and Sri Bhagandeshwara Temple. Enjoy the trek!

Best time to visit India for Trekking- Deoriatal Winter Trek, Uttrakhand

Best time to visit India for Trekking - View_of_Himalayas

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Deoriatal trek takes place close to Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand. You could also see chital, deer, Chaukhamba, Neelkhantha, Banderpunch, Yellow tooth, Kedar range and Kalanag. There is a legend of the Pandavas also associated with it! The best time could be from March to mid-June. Indian tourism at its best again, yes Incredible India!

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