January 28, 2021
No words can describe the beauty of a long saunter with no urgency. A walk on the mighty mountains can make you feel unique about your existence. Trekking has the power to make you one with nature. It is one of the safe travel ideas post-Covid-19. It is the favourite activity of many adventure-loving travellers. If the idea of heading to different kinds of hills and exploring scenic mountains enthralls you, read on our list of 6 places to head out on a trek in 2021.
Embark on the Sunrise Trek to Naukuchiatal Lake at Nainital. Sunrise Trek comes under one of the most exciting things to do in Uttarakhand. Walk past dense forests, long pine trees, flowery meadows, and twittering birds to reach atop and witness the morning golden orange sky.
You won’t be alone as the dense, long pine trees will constantly be with you providing a roof above your head. At the end of the trek, reach the lake and watch the beautiful sun emerge from the crystal clear waters’ horizons.
Perched on the big Himalayas, the area offers you verdant landscapes and beautiful weather. The quiet surrounding of the place gives you an excellent opportunity to hear yourself. Stay at Club Mahindra Naukuchiatal while you go for this trek.
Built in the 4th century, Kangra Fort is one of the largest in the Himalayas and the oldest in India. The fort has been besieged 50 times throughout history and yet stands tall. Experience a slice of our rich history by trekking to Kangra Fort. Take in the stunning vistas on your way to the fort.
Kangra Fort is a historic destination with walls that hold the stories of the past. A museum is also dedicated to the fort’s storied past. The beauty of the place lies in its remoteness amidst the vistas of the Himalayas. Book your stay at Club Mahindra resort in Dharamshala for the trek to Kangra Fort.
The hill station of Saputara houses the beautiful Hatgad Fort. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj built the ancient citadel in the 16th-century. The fort lies on the state border of Gujarat and Maharashtra. Witness some splendid vistas of the Sahyadris with your family on your trek to Hatgad Fort.
The trek can not actually be called a trek as the plateau that houses the fort is accessible by road. The locals will drop you near the fort on their motorbikes. You have to hike for only about 20 minutes on the narrow, uneven flight of stairs to reach the fort. The view from the top is spectacular. Your family can easily complete the trek. So, plan a trip to Saputara and book a stay at Club Mahindra resort in Hatgad today.
Trek to the 16th century Pratapgad Fort for both its history and the beautiful panoramic view it offers. One of the best trekking destinations, Pratapgad Fort, is in the Satara district. The fort was built under the guidance of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The fortress was pivotal not only in defending the Maratha empire but also in expanding it.
There also lies an ancient temple of Shri Tulza Bhavani and the tomb of Afzal Khan in the fort. Take in the beautiful views of the Konkan region from the top of the fort. Pratapgad Fort is near Club Mahindra Saj.
Shimla’s beauty stays hidden in the twists and turns of its roads going uphill. Explore the quaint side of Shimla by embarking on the Shali Tibba Trek. The winding trails to the Shali top are dotted with vibrant blue pine trees. Get a panoramic view of Himachal Pradesh and look at the glimmering houses that look like they are painted with azure blue skies.
Carry some refreshments with you to have at the end of the trek. Bond with your family and have intimate conversations at a place full of solitude. Stay at Club Mahindra Mashobra to embark on Shali Tibba Trek.
Tread over crisp leaves and dancing streams while listening to the sweet sounds of nature. It sounds interesting, isn’t it? What more, you would not want to miss out on the riverside camping as you trek to Solang Valley, one of the best trekking destinations in Himachal Pradesh.
Go early on the lengthy morning trek dotted with blooming flowers and towering trees. Solang Valley is near Club Mahindra Snow Peaks resort.
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