India - Uttaranchal Adventure Tourism

by V.A.Ponmelil (All rights reserved by the author)

Uttaranchal Adventure Tourism

Trekking

Uttaranchal being a land of hills has lot of trekking facilities. Each trek passes through friendly villages, forests, waterfalls, meadows and lovely glittering mountain panoramas.

Mountaineering

Mountaineering in Uttaranchal is concentrated mainly in two areas -- around the Gangotri Glacier and the Nanda Devi Sanctuary. There are numerous peaks of varying heights and difficulty level, between 6500-7000 mt.

Water Rafting

Uttararanchal offers the widest scope for white water rafting in the country with the longest season. The main rafting rivers are Ganga, Yamuna, Alaknanda, Bhagirathi, Tons, Kali and Sharda.

Horse Riding

Horse riding facilities are available at Nainital Mall. There are also facilities to reach the Snow view point, Tiffin Top, Kilburi from the Mallital area. The municipal corporation has fixed the rates of horse riding.

 

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