Nature’s wonders with Shaantam
For those who wish to spend some time close to nature, Trekking is the perfect outdoor adventure activity. This activity takes you closer to nature and lets you explore the quietness away from the hubbub of city life. This activity can be enjoyed by people of all age groups and as a family.
Rishikesh is geologically blessed with beautiful trails and treks and offers many natural attractions that one can explore while trekking. In Rishikesh you can opt for temple treks, waterfall treks, mountain treks, snow treks (especially in winters), or riverside trekking. Some of the finest jungle and waterfall treks in Rishikesh can be found within the dense forests in Rajaji National Park. These forests have exciting trails that lead travelers to the hidden waterfall and lovely hills. There are various day treks here that you can enjoy.
There are many hidden waterfalls in and around Rishikesh that offer wonderful and refreshing trekking experience. The most pleasing waterfalls around Rishikesh are Neergadh Waterfall, Garud Chatti Waterfall and the Patna Waterfall. The most well-known temple treks are Neelkanth Mahadev Trek and Kunjapuri Temple Trek.
Chandrashila trek, Nag Tibba, Valley of Flowers and Kauri Pass are the most popular among the regular treks that lasts for more than a few days. Tourist can also ice trek if they have enough time. For this Gaumukh Nandavan trek is quite well known.
October to April is the best months for trekking in Rishikesh. The months of May and June get a little hot.