The Nanda Devi Raj Jaat Yatra in Uttarakhand is the most celebrated event in the whole Garhwal region. One of the most sacred and famous pilgrimage in the high Himalayan mountains which is being inculcated with tremendous ancient faiths and beliefs with the immense believe in Goddess Nanda Devi (Wife of Lord Shiva). The Goddess which is being considered as the Isht Devi (Most Devoted Goddess of Garhwal region people) of the region and so the local folks and the royal family of Uttarakhand worship her to please their Isht Devi. Like Kumbh Mela in India, the Nanda Devi Raaj Jat Yatra also commences at every 12 years and this year it was being due for the year 2012, but according the Hindu calendar, the due day was not fortunate (Mal Amavasya) enough to inaugurate any sacred expedition like this; failing to which the date got postponed to next year.

When one thinks about the Indian Himalaya, a mystical feeling embraces the mind and soul all of a sudden. Standing like an obedient sentry of Indian Territory, this magnificent natural wonder seeks attention for its diverse landscape and spectacular scenic views. While the laureates defined the ranges as the abode of the supreme deities, modern travel experts describe these terrains as the adventurists’ delight. The localities that are built alongside the mountain ranges echo the vibrancy of the great Indian culture and present extensive varieties of foods, attires, dance forms and beverages to enjoy. Moreover, thetrekking trails discovered in the lap of its snow clad cliffs let one have the best daring feel of trekking while the diverse topography of different states invite the tourists to get involved in oodles of adventure activities. For a vivid idea about the incredibility of Indian Himalaya, let’s find out the hidden gems of

It gives you an immense pleasure when you ride the bike on the world’s highest navigable roads of Ladakh. The heart throbbing twists and turns on the valleys and the beautiful view of deep trenches and landscapes awaken the adventurous person in you. The mind-blowing excitement and high altitude adventure at 18000 ft and above is the rarest combination that cannot be found in any other adventure tours. The place is called as the land of extremes. It has dry roads replete with the natural hurdles that test the spirit and courage of the bikers. The weather conditions are quite unexpected; however, the freezing breeze is always there to throw extra challenges to the bike riders. If you are looking for an ultimate challenging and adventurous trip, then selecting a motorbike tour to Ladakh is going to quench all your thrilling desires.  During the trip, you will encounter harsh climate, rough

Owing to its rich cultural and historical heritage, India is a beautiful place to explore. In addition to the cultural tour, the nation is also known for providing thrilling expeditions that allures the adventurists from different nooks and corners of the world. If you are also an adventure lover, this content is tailor-made for you. Read below to have a virtual tour of India’s action-packed destinations. Trekking around the mysterious skeleton lake – the Roopkund Lake Located in the Garhwal Himalayas, the Roopkund is a high altitude glacier lake famous for possessing a mysterious history. This lake is embellished with hundreds of skeletons lying around, and floating in the water. It’s been centuries and the mystery of these skeletons is yet to be solved. As per the folklores, in the 15th century a group of tourists earned the fury of the local deity, Latu and these skeletons belong to the

The Peak Adventure Tour is one of the most approaching tour operators in India that welcomes every enthusiastic traveler to enjoy some agitating experiences at many attractive destinations in India. Mountaineering and trekking are the most enthralling activities for the adventure lovers and Peak Adventure Tour brings every possible arrangement for it. Peak Adventure Tours has organized many adventurous trips for thousands of exalted travelers and this year the Peak Adventure Tour has created a history by organizing the Satopanth Lake trek for Hyderabad group of the Department of Atomic Energy that consisted of a team of 22 people which is considered as the first team of this year to cover the distance of Satopanth Lake trek successfully.  The Satopanth Lake Trek was organized by the Peak Adventure Tour during 21st May – 28thMay and was successfully managed to cover the dangerous glaciers but vivacious sceneries all around the Mana

If you have to define India in a single word then that word would be something like incredible, wonderland or spectacular. But what makes this Southeast Asian nation a winner of such tags? It is VARIETY. Yes, it is variety that adds real spice to India in terms of everything especially ADVENTURE. From high-altitude trekkable passes in the Himalaya to off-beaten ancient caves of Northeast India and from the colourful world of coral reefs to the azure sky, India is truly a land of contrasting beauties. There is something for everyone to enjoy in this country. BUT, if you deprive yourself from the unlimited adventure only because you are a family man then it’s time to break this conservative ideology. It is true that adventure tours and activities are meant for thrill-seekers and daredevils. But there are several activities that you can enjoy along with your family members and children.

When Hansel and Gretel were lost in the woods in their pursuit, many readers of the story must have wished for a tent to appear magically, for them to relax for the night. However, here white water rafting to be discussed. Are you wondering how the two connect? Those kids were having their kind of adventure and rafters have their own. Individuals with the intention of hitting the waters of Ganges to encounter ferocious rapids have adrenaline rush far different from those getting lost in the dark of night and forest. Yet, the need for a comfortable shelter after the adventure of the day is precisely same. Get both, the excitement and rest, on Rishikesh Rafting and Camping tour. The Holy City and Entailing Thrill Rishikesh is a city associated with the beauty of Nature, the divine presence of God and a rafter’s fantasy. Located in legendary Garhwal, the place

Ask any adventure fanatic about his or her dream adventure destination and ‘The Grand Indian Himalayas’ stands out as a clear WINNER. The majestic snow-draped Himalayan ranges are an abode of relatively every enthralling adventure activity, be it a trekking, camping, mountaineering and many more. The mighty Himalayas have everything that satiates the increasing demands and expectations of the visitors. Many adventure lovers from various geographical locations of the world travel to this awe-inspiring region throughout the year to feel the adrenaline rush in their veins. Here are some of the fascinating adventure activities that can be enjoyed in the magnificent Himalayas: Explore the Grandeur of the Himalayas through Trekking Trekking has always been the first love of adventure buffs. As the resplendent Himalayan ranges are a trove of several enchanting trekking trails, it captivates the attention of both experienced and novice trekkers with an unforgettable expedition. Rishikesh, nestled in

With the craze of mountain biking in the challenging trails of the Himalaya catching on, more and more travelers from overseas are drawn to India to try their skills. To call those enthusiastic souls in huge number for this highly adventurous activity, India’s premier International Biking Challenge, the 10th Hero MTB Himalaya Race will begin from 26th September, 2014. Labeled as South Asia’s Biggest Cycling Race, the event is being organized by Hero Cycles in association with Himachal Adventure Sports and Tourism Promotion Association (HASTPA) & UT Bikes. This oldest and the biggest mountain biking race in Himalaya will run for 8 days i.e. till 3rd October, 2014 and will traverse through some of the most beautiful parts of the Himalayan region. Passing through some of the best exhilarating routes the race will explore the lesser known and untouched interiors of the Himalaya. The special attraction of this international mountain