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Longest Hiking Trails in India

Get, Set, Adventure!!!
India is blessed with a geographical diversity perfect for hiking and exploring nature.
While on one hand there are the towering Himalayas...
The other end has beautiful rain forests!
Top Hiking Trails in India
From the North to the South......
Chadar Trek, Ladakh
The Mother of all Hikes in India!
Length :105 km
  • Also known as the Zanskar Gorge, this trek is very well-known in the winter.
  • Tourists all over the world visit this place.
  • The breathtaking mountains are surely a sight to behold.
  • The trek involves walking on the frozen river.
  • You surely wont regret this!
The view surrounding the hike promises a mystifying experience which you will remember for a lifetime.
Markha Valley Trek, Ladakh
A beautiful landmass to be explored!
Length:80km
Get ready to explore a picture perfect landmass at an altitude of 5200 meters.
As you hike along you will witness the Tibetan culture in its full glory!
A traditional Tibetan Temple.
Indrahar Pass Trek, Himachal Pradesh
Explore the Indian Plains.
Distance:12 km
Tour the mesmerizing mountainous region of Dharamshala against the backdrop of the majestic Himalayas.
The hiking involves a continuous climb and some amount of fitness level, although it is for both beginners and advanced hikers.
A village enroute the hike.
Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand.
Distance: 38km
Most Popular Trail in India.
This exotic valley is a beautiful kaleidoscope of the prettiest flowers on earth.
It is a moderately challenging climb, which involves going through forests,  bridges and exploring the wildlife!
Once atop, you will literally witness a bouquet of flowers.
Rajmachi Trek, Maharashtra
Length:15 km
Explore the beautiful Sahyadri mountains.
Situated in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, Rajmachi is one of the most famous treks among the locals.
As you walk along the hike, you will witness cascading waterfalls, and soothing greenery.
There are two routes you can take, one is from the mountainous path and the other is through the Kondhane village.
The Rajmachi Mountain Range
Araku Valley Trek, Andhra Pradesh
Distance : 472 km
Your gateway to serenity.
  • If you are  looking for a not so strenuous hike, then this is the right place for you.
  • It is more of a tourist spot than a hiking destination.
On the way, you will witness the Borra caves, Tribal Museum and the Katiki waterfalls.
Dandeli, Karnataka
Your gateway to adventure.
Distance :13 km
  • The trek involves traversing through mysterious caves,  and lush forests.
  • You will also come across streams of rivers with a soothing sound and the occasional chirping of birds.
You will be in wildlife heaven as Dandeli is well-known for its birds, animals species and wild cats.
It is also extremely well-known for white water rafting.
Other Top Hiking Trails in India:
  • Kumar Parvatha, Karnataka
  • Roopkund, Uttarakhand
  • Chembra Peak, Kerala
  • Lamayuru Trek, Ladakh
  • Goecha La Trek, West Sikkim

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