Are you planning to do treks in monsoon and looking for best trek in India to add in your bucket list? Here are some suggestions for you-
In the monsoon season, mountain treks may be risky due to heavy rain. Trek lovers want to know where they can go for trekking. But don’t worry; there are eight best treks for this monsoon season in India.
It is the time when thunderous clouds sing the monsoon songs and the earth blooms in different colors. Monsoon is slowly coming at our doors with a cool breeze bidding goodbye to the humid summer days. This experience of the mountains will give you totally different feels.
Valley of Flowers (Uttarakhand) :-
Valley of Flowers is one of the famous Indian National Parks, situated in Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. The best time to visit here is after June mid and before September mid because after monsoon the valley gets covered by flowers. The blanket of different colored flowers makes it like a paradise. To add beauty to this valley, there are snow-covered mountain peaks rising higher than the clouds.
Hampta Pass Trek (Himachal Pradesh) :-
Hampta Pass Trek is one of the most dramatic crossover treks you can do in the monsoon season starting from Manali. On the way to this trek, you will enjoy the long standing trees, beautiful wild flowers, snow capped mountains and small hot river streams is what makes it a unique package for trekking lovers and nature enthusiasts.
Bhrigu Lake Trek (Himachal Pradesh) :-
Bhrigu Lake Trek is the prettiest grassland trek of Himachal Pradesh. It is the place where the famous sant maharishi bhrigu sat in meditation. On the way to this trek, the meadows stretch far and wide – almost like an endless carpet. Wild horses gallop around you. The sheep grazing this meadows. From these grassy knolls, you will see the mountain range of Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar dominating the skyline. This is your garden in the sky. In the months of July to September, You’ll find wildflowers everywhere.
Prashar Lake Trek (Himachal Pradesh) :-
Prashar Lake Trek is a perfect family trek bounded by Dhauladhar ranges in Kullu valley and One of the most offbeat places of Himachal Pradesh. Prashar lake is famous for a small circular iceland on its surface, which keeps changing location from time to time. In addition, Anybody don’t know the depth of this lake. As per the belief of locals, there have been many attempts to measure the depth since ancient times but nobody succeeded. It is a perfect place if you want to go away for a few days from the city life and spend some time in peace because the small lake, dense forests, beautiful temple, chirping of birds, cold weather, snow-covered mountains at distance offers mesmerizing natural beauty.
Pin Parvati Pass Trek (Himachal Pradesh) :-
Trekkers who love the challenges, will do this trek because it is the most challenging trek bounded by many beautiful passes, high gradients, gradual ascents. This trek provides the most spectacular traverses like forest, meadows of the Parvati Valley , the sharp contrast in landscapes, culture, flora and fauna. Within hours, you’ll walk from the cold dry mountain desert region of Spiti to the rich biodiversity in Parvati Valley. Near the end of trek, you also experience the hot water springs at Parvati Kund at Kheerganga.
Kashmir Great Lakes Trek (Jammu & Kashmir) :-
The Kashmir Great Lakes trek is one of the most wonderful and challenging (moderate to difficult) treks because during this trek you will pass across many sleepy paths and rocky terrains. On the way of this trek, you will see a 70 degree panorama of rugged & wild mountains, meadows and alpine lakes. The best time to visit here is June to August because that time the views are clear and a glimpse view of all seven alpine lakes. The seven alpine lakes are Dal lake, Vishansar lake, Gangabal and Nundkol lake, Azure lake waters, Yamsar lake, Gadsar lake, and Satsar lakes.
Zanskar Valley Trek (Leh, Ladakh) :-
Zanskar Valley Trek is in the heart of Ladakh and no doubt, it is the most scenic trek of Ladakh region. This trek is full of adventure and takes 16-28 days to complete. During this trek, you will meet local ladakhi people and experience a beautiful raw culture of Ladakh. You will come across the most scenic view, famous monasteries, adventuring canyons which makes you feel an amazing experience of your life.
Tarsar Marsar Lake Trek (Jammu & Kashmir) :-
Tarsar Marsar Lake Trek is a thrilling and stunning trek of Kashmir region with two alpine lakes – Tarsar and Marsar. Other than these lakes you will also see dense meadows of Kashmir, wild flowers, long chinar trees, roaring waters of lidder and a glacial river which gives the mesmerizing view to this trek. The best time to visit here is from June to October.This trek takes 7 days to complete. When you reach these alpine lakes, you will feel you have just crossed the threshold of heaven.