Spiti, Manali, Mcleodganj Travel Package

Spiti, Manali, Mcleodganj Travel Package

Travel Package Includes

TRANSPORT : In bus, private or shared car with driver.
ACCOMMODATION: Hotels, guest houses, home stays & campsites.
ENDURANCE LEVEL: Anyone to Expert. Depends upon destinations and activities chosen.
ACTIVITIES:  Trekking, Camping, Mountain climbing, Jungle safari, Bird watching,  Cultural activities, Meditation, Yoga,  Volunteer activities
DURATION: 18 Days
MEALS: By choice
COST: From INR 90000 ( US $ 1500 ) onwards ( 1 US $ = INR 60)

This one is an ideal vacation package for a long, leisurely yet fun and adventurous journey through mountain ranges of Himalaya as well as Dhauladhar. .

Day 1: Chandigarh – Shimla – Sarahan 

We will start from Chandigarh early morning and stop in Shimla for a brunch. From Shimla, we’ll drive past Wangtu bridge and reach Sarhan to stay for the night. If we reach there in evening, we can visit the bird park or visit Bhim Kali temple. If needed, we can also begin from Shimla or New Delhi.

Day 2: Sarahan – Reckong Peo – Kalpa

We’ll drive to Kalpa village and spend some time in  meadows and apple orchards. Reckong Peo is district headquarter of Kinnaur district and the launching pad for most expeditions to Spiti. Out hotel over there is nestled between beautiful orchards of apple and cherry trees in a very quaint and romantic location.

Day 3: Kalpa – Puh – Nako – Sumdo – Tabo

From this point, you’ll notice a change in the terrain as the barren cold desert landscape of Spiti becomes visible. Driving through, we’ll reach Nako village and stay there for night. We’ll visit the [...]

By |June 15th, 2014||Comments Off on Spiti, Manali, Mcleodganj Travel Package|

Spiritual journey in Lahaul Spiti

Spiritual journey in Lahaul Spiti

Lahaul-Spiti, nature’s majestic kingdom in Himachal Pradesh is great for sight seeing but more importantly it is rich in its heritage of spiritual pursuits. Monks from as far as Tibet arrive here to meditate in peace, with nature by their side. Here, you will find many monasteries, meditation sites and meditation caves.
Due to the relative ease with which we can travel and live here, these days it has become a popular destination. But the solitude and spiritual richness is hard to find elsewhere. There are monasteries which are extremely old, some of them oldest in the world, and they are full of artifacts, manuscripts and monks, who have been here since generations. If you embark on this spiritual journey in Lahaul- Spiti, you can be sure to visit these monasteries, know more about Tibetan Buddhism and have some Yoga and Meditation classes. You may also wish to meditate in the Himalayan caves.
Enumerable choices are available for the spiritual travelers, ranging from classes on Yoga, or Meditation, classes with monks or on Tibetan Buddhism, or stays in homes of locals. You can also visit monasteries, and learn about them or meditate in the mountain caves. We will adjust your duration of the trip according to you choice. Email us: info@indiafoodtour.com or fill up contact form.
Travel Package Services:
TRANSPORT: In private or shared car or SUV with driver, trek on foot.
ACCOMMODATION: Home stays, hotels, guest houses, Campsites.
ENDURANCE LEVEL: Anyone to Expert. Depends upon destinations and activities chosen.
ACTIVITIES:  Cultural activities, Meditation, Yoga, Volunteer activities (Optional)
DURATION: Variable
MEALS: By choice
COST: Variable

By |June 3rd, 2014||0 Comments|

Mcleodganj Triund Treks

Mcleodganj Triund  Treks

Anybody in a relatively fit condition can attempt this trekking journey as the altitude of this trekking is quite low. The Mcleodganj to Triund day trek is quite easy for beginners. For the adventure lovers, you get to see the absolutely lovely mountain ranges of the Dhauladhar Mountains.

1 Day Mcleodganj Triund Trek

DAY 1: McLeodganj -Triund and back
With a lovely view of Kangra, Triund is a ridge with the Dhauladhar Mountains surrounding it. Starting of this trek is from Dharmkot, and then we walk through dense rhodederon forests and also see devdar and other species of trees. Butterflies and bugs are seen on the way and it is quite colorful. We visit a temple, after lunch. (Altitude-2975 m, Distance 9 km.)
After enjoying the view there, we can go to Bhagsu Nag waterfall which is also very scenic and return to Mcleodganj or we can directly walk to Mcleodganj. 

2 Days Mcleodganj Triund Trek

Anybody in a relatively fit condition can attempt this trekking journey as the altitude of this trekking is quite low. The Mcleodganj to Triund day trek is quite easy for beginners. For the adventure lovers, you get to see the absolutely lovely mountain ranges of the Dhauladhar Mountains.
DAY 1: McLeodganj -Triund and back
With a lovely view of Kangra, Triund is a ridge with the Dhauladhar Mountains surrounding it. Starting of this trek is from Dharmkot, and then we walk through dense rhodederon forests and also see devdar and other species of trees. Butterflies and bugs are seen on the way and it is quite colorful. We visit a temple, after lunch. (Altitude-2975 m, Distance 9 km.)
DAY 2: Return home.
We get up early in the morning, have some [...]

By |June 3rd, 2014||Comments Off on Mcleodganj Triund Treks|

Hamta Pass – ChanderTaal Lake Trek (7 Days)

Hamta Pass – Chandra Taal Lake Trek (7 Days)

Trekkers enjoy many types of terrain in this trek as we go from Hampta Pass in Kullu valley to Chandra Taal Lake in Spiti.This trek shows you landscapes like pine forests, glorious glaciers, green open grasslands, deserts and deep valleys. This trek can be undertaken by trekkers who are already acquainted with trekking.

Day 1. Manali to Jobra to Chika

Today is the first day of the trek, and we visit the Jobra village, from Manali. It is a lovely quaint village (altitude 3200m) and is covered by green forests of pine trees. We relax there for some time and drink in the sights. We may also be able to get some chai (tea) there. The through the forest we pass a lovely meadow and go towards Rani Nala (a small stream and pass through it. By evening, we reach Chika, where we set up our camps and stay for the night.

Day 2. Chika to Jwara to Balu Ka Gera

From Chika, the next morning, post breakfast we start walking towards Jwara. We walk by a small stream, and then we may require to cross it, which is not very difficult to do. We can achieve this without wetting ourselves. As we reach Jwara, a valley amidst the mountains, we can first spot the Dhauladhar mountain range. We continue walking as we gain altitude and then go to Balu-ka-Gera, literally meaning a bed of sand. This is due to the river bringing in rocks and sand. Night at camp.

Day 3. Balu-Ka-Gera to Shea Goru to Hampta Pass

Today, we continue following the lovely river stream as we come to our first incline. About 45 minutes of climbing and we come [...]

By |June 3rd, 2014||Comments Off on Hamta Pass – ChanderTaal Lake Trek (7 Days)|

Dharmsala Mcleodganj with Triund Travel Package in 7 days

Dharmsala Mcleodganj with Triund Travel Package in 7 days

Immerse yourself completely in the beauty of natural surroundings as you take this travel package consisting of Dharmsala, Mcleodganj and Kangra in complete detail. There is also an opportunity to view some man-made attractions in the heart of nature, spend quality time with folk fore or remain in seclusion.

DAY 1: Arrive at Dharmsala 

We pick you up from Chandigarh or alternatively from Delhi or Amritsar and we arrive in Mcleodganj, Dharmasala. After refreshing yourself in the hotel, we take a stroll around the local shops to buy some cheap jewelry or souvenirs or may be just feast the eyes and interact with the locals.

DAY 2: To Kangra

We spend the day knowing about the simple culture of Kangra and do some sight seeing. After which we progress to see the kangra fort which has an important place in the history of this place. We also spend some time dwelling in historical facts. Later, we visit the Kangra museum and War memorial. A drive leads us to the Machiral temple and the hot springs of Tatwani. As the water is therapeutic, we enjoy some time relaxing. After watching the Machiral fall, which is the biggest in the region, we head back to the hotel.

DAY3:   To Mcleodganj, Dharmsala

We spend this day in Mcleaodganj itself, the capital of the government of Tibet. This place is also the residence an exile place of the Dalai Lama. We begin this day by visiting the Tsuglakhang monastery, which proudly has three major idols, that of Sakyamuni Buddha, A Valokitesvara and Padmasambhava in gilded bronze, a true beauty. Spiritually important, this place houses people from all over the world, who come here to offer [...]

By |May 31st, 2014||Comments Off on Dharmsala Mcleodganj with Triund Travel Package in 7 days|

Camping near Chandertaal Lake, Spiti

Camping near Chandertaal Lake, Spiti

A stupendously breathtaking lake nestled between the mountains of Himalayas is the Chandertaal Lake or Moon Lake. Spread over 4 km and at an altitude of 4300 meters, the lake is breathtakingly beautiful, with extremely clear waters. A perfect location to enjoy the serenity of nature and an ideal place to trek and camp. 

With the numerous options we provide for trekking, ranging form tents to rent, parking, bottled water, delicious meals and assistance with the use of campsite, transport and trekking, your trip will surely be memorable. Please note that we qualify all the legal requirements and necessary certifications.

Prices start at INR 1700 (US $ 28) and differ according to choice of tents, meals and services availed. Contact us to learn more.

Tour Package Services:

TRANSPORT: In private or shared car or SUV with driver, trek on foot.
ACCOMMODATION: Campsites.
ENDURANCE LEVEL: Anyone to Expert. Depends upon destinations and activities chosen.
ACTIVITIES:  Trekking, Camping,  Mountain climbing, Jungle safari, Bird watching, Motorcycle rides, Cultural activities, Meditation, Yoga, Volunteer activities (Optional)
DURATION: Variable
MEALS: By choice
COST: INR 1700 (US $ 28) onwards (At 1 US $ = INR 60)

By |May 27th, 2014||Comments Off on Camping near Chandertaal Lake, Spiti|

Chander Taal To Samudri Taapu Trek

Chandra Taal To Samudri Taapu Trek

Here is a short but tough trek you can undertake. The Samudri Taapu trek starting from Chandra Taal at an altitude of about 4300 m, this is considered a rough terrain trek. Amongst the many origins of Chandra river, Samudri Taapu is one of them. The Chandra River flows through the Spiti Valley before it becomes one with the mighty Chenab river. It is an ideal trek if you love adventure and want to have a short but somewhat tough trek.

DAY1: Lake to Glacier. 

Walking from the Chander Taal , we trek along the Chandra River, as it flows to the left side. The terrain can be rocky at times and a little unstable, and is also laced with streams and ridges. You may meet some Gaddi shepherds on the way. As we walk for about 4-5 hours, we reach the Chandra river origin at the end of the ridge. We halt here for lunch. After some rest, we can cross the small plateau and set up the camp site at a little distance from the glacier. As we walk to the glacier, we can explore the area. Sleeping in the tents is an added attraction under the night sky.

DAY 2: Return Trek.

We have two options to come back. A walk back to the same route of the ropeway , the local shepherds use. The ropeway can be dangerous at times and is not recommended especially if you are alone or carrying a heavy load. Then, we climb a dry waterfall, active only during the rainy season. We walk back to our camp in about 60-70 minutes. There is also the option of spending a day in the camp and [...]

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Dharmsala Mcleodganj with Triund Travel Package

Dharmsala Mcleodganj with Triund  Travel Package in 7 days

Travel Package Includes

TRANSPORT : In bus, private or shared car with driver.
ACCOMMODATION: Hotels, guest houses, home stays & campsites.
ENDURANCE LEVEL: Anyone to Expert. Depends upon destinations and activities chosen.
ACTIVITIES:  Trekking, Camping, Mountain climbing, Jungle safari, Bird watching,  Cultural activities, Meditation, Yoga,  Volunteer activities
DURATION: 7 Days
MEALS: By choice
COST: From INR 25000 ( US $ 416) onwards ( 1 US $ = INR 60) 

 This extensive travel trip covering Dharmsala, Mcleodganj and Kangra in full detail brings you very close to the beauties and wonders of nature and helps you unwind from you daily stress and worries. The wondrous mountains, natural and man made attractions of this lovely journey will surely make a long lasting memory. Spent alone or interacting with the local folk, this trip will leave you stupefied.

DAY 1: Reach Dharmsala

After picking you up from the destination of your choice such as Chandigarh, Delhi or Amritsar, we reach Mcleodganj, Dharmsala. We relax into our guest houses for a while and spend the evening strolling around the streets exploring the local wares and buying something for folk back home.

DAY 2: Kangra

 We devote this day to sight seeing and getting acquainted with the culture of Kangra. First we take a drive to the Kangra fort, which is famous both historically and for its being quite ancient. We later proceed to watch the Kangra museum and the War memorial. A drive to MAchiral temple and the hot springs at Tatwani will really help you unwind as you put your feet in warm therapeutic waters [...]

By |May 23rd, 2014||Comments Off on Dharmsala Mcleodganj with Triund Travel Package|

Dharmsala Mcleodganj Custom Travel Packages

Dharmsala Mcleodganj Custom Travel Packages

Travel Package Services:

TRANSPORT : By bus, private or shared car with driver, air.
ACCOMMODATION: Hotels, guest houses, home stays & campsites.
ENDURANCE LEVEL: Anyone to Expert. Depends upon destinations and activities chosen.
ACTIVITIES:  Trekking, Camping, Mountain climbing, Jungle safari, Bird watching,  Cultural activities, Meditation, Yoga,  Volunteer activities, Sightseeing.
DURATION: Custom  
MEALS: By choice
COST: Variable

Mcleod ganj , Dharmasala are one of those rare destinations that you might want to visit for more than one reason. There are sight seeing activities in places like Bhagsu Naag and St. John’s Church, Dal lake. There are bird watching, trekking and camping opportunities. Adventure trips await you here. Also for those tourists who are more interested in the spiritual aspect of the place may come here ro learm more about Buddhism, yoga or meditation or even to do some volunteer work. There is multiple choice available s Mcleod ganj serves as a launch pad for a lot of treks in the region. Come, fall in love with the unspoilt beauty of this place.

We know that all tourists have their own preferences and budget. That is the reason we customize each travel package to meet the requirements of our travelers. There are a number of pre-planned tours available o the web site. We also keep updating the list. But for those guests who want something unique, we can customize the travel packages in Mcleodganj, Dharmasala exclusively according to your needs. Contact us for a rare experience through our form or email us at info@indiafoodtour.com.

 

By |May 23rd, 2014||Comments Off on Dharmsala Mcleodganj Custom Travel Packages|

Camping near Chandrataal Lake, Himachal Pradesh

Camping near Chandrataal Lake, Himachal Pradesh

Travel Package Details:

TRANSPORT : Trek on foot.
ACCOMMODATION: Campsites.
ENDURANCE LEVEL: Anyone to Expert. Depends upon destinations and activities chosen.
ACTIVITIES:  Trekking, Camping,  Mountain climbing, Jungle safari, Bird watching, Meditation, Volunteer activities (Optional)
DURATION: Variable
MEALS: By choice
COST: INR 1700 (US $ 28) onwards (At 1 US $ = INR 60) 

Chandra Taal meaning Moon lake is a crystal clear lake residing between the glorious Himalayan mountains of India. The waters of the lake are so clear that you see the bottom of the lake for quite some distance. At an altitude of 4300 meters , this lake has a circumference of more than 4 km. A wonderful location to rejuvenate yourself and recharge yourself by immersing in the lap of Mother Nature.

This place is great for Trekking. Though all camp sites have to be at least a km away from the lake to preserve it ecologically, we provide you with numerous opportunities to trek. We have options ranging from tents for rent, to great use of the camp site, ample parking, pure bottled water and assistance with transport and trekking. We fulfill all legal requirements and have all the certifications needed. More so, we offer best and cost effective services.

Prices start from INR 1700 (US $ 28) for a night and range accordingly with your choice of tents, meals and services. For more information, do contact us via contact form or email info@indiafoodtour.in

 

By |May 23rd, 2014||Comments Off on Camping near Chandrataal Lake, Himachal Pradesh|