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Trekking, Uttarakhand

Trekking Destinations/Trek Routes in Uttarakhand

The vast wilderness of the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand is an ideal place for adventures and nature lovers to explore and experience. Himalaya trekking and mountaineering in Uttarakhand is quite popular with numerous treks and expeditions taking place in the higher altitudes. Both Summer and Winter treks are equally popular in Uttarakhand.

Long chain of mountains and inviting huge groups of adventure seekers year after year, Uttarakhand is a true heaven for trekking. Plenty of activities like trekking, hiking, climbing, mountaineering are on fingertips to thrill breaths. Lofty peaks, salubrious climate, lush greeneries add more enthusiasm to do. 

Professional and local Uttarakhand trek guides are also available and it is advised to try all adventure sports within their knowledge. 

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Trekking and mountaineering played an important part in popularizing adventure tourism in Uttarakhand. Some of the popular trekking destinations in Uttarakhand are Dodital, Dayara Bugyal, Valley of Flowers, Kedartal and Pindari Glacier. Har Ki Dun trek is known for its beautiful green landscapes, river streams and panoramic views of the Himalayan snow-clad peaks.         

Roopkund trek is another favorite among trekking enthusiasts which takes one to a high-altitude glacial lake which is filled with skeletons. No doubt, some of the best trekking places in India are located in Uttarakhand. Valley of Flowers trek takes one amidst the floral meadow filled with beautiful alpine flowers and shrubs.

Home of some the magnificent Himalayan peaks in the world that gives rise to beautiful trekking experience, Uttarakhand is a potpourri of adventure activities such as hiking and trekking and camping. There are many trekking routes that take adventurers up close and personal with nature and its ethereal beauty.

During to the growing urge in the younger generation to explore the wilderness, several Uttarakhand tour packages have included trekking into their itinerary. Trekking in India is slowing gaining international recognition and Uttarakhand plays an important role. These elusive beautiful trekking destinations in Uttarakhand are now very much accessible for the daring souls.

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