Himachal stands as a crown in north India. Hub of the tourist attractions, Himachal Pradesh is popular for its icy peaks and the lush greenery all around. The place is blessed with gorgeous river valleys and spectacular views of the mountain peaks that remain snowbound, almost all through the year. It attracts adventurers from all around the globe because of the sheer amount of spectacular activities that this place offers. The captivating hills allow one to the opportunity of paragliding and rafting.
Also known as the ‘Paragliding Capital of India’, Bir and Billing are extremely popular for paragliding. A Himachal Tour Package also offers you the rare opportunity of seeing some of the most stunning places in the Himachals. Make sure you check off everything on this list when making a visit to this wonderful place in North India.
Fun Things to do in the Himachal
Here are some of the things that you must definitely try when in Himachal Pradesh.
- Trekking to Saru Tal: The trekking to Saru Tal is at an altitude of 3600m. The trek till the highest point gives you a clear view of the Gangotri range, the Swaragrohini, and the Kalang ranges. Trekking in the Himachal is still unexplored by many tourists who travel to Shimla without trekking to Saru Tal on foot. The ranges here, especially during the months of April and May, have green valleys and beautiful wildflowers.
- Rafting in Manali: A trip to Manali isn’t complete if you miss out on the river Rafting in Beas. The water there is strong with many rapids along the way. Among all the water sports there is to enjoy, rafting is the most accessible here and the most thrilling. The white waves of the icy cold water and the adrenaline rush that it brings to your body and your soul is an obvious treat.
- Skiing at Hanuman Tibba: Trying your hands at heli-skiing will be another experience that is up for grabs when visiting Himachal. You are carried to a peak by a helicopter where you will be able to ski on the snow-capped The experience of skiing at an altitude of 3500 meters is an experience of a lifetime.
Once you visit the Himachals, the scenic beauty and the enriching atmosphere will call you back into its bosom again and again. If you are planning a trip to Shimla, consider trying these fun activities to make your trip a trip of a lifetime.