Chhatbir – A Zoological Park

A short trip was on my mind to test my photography skills and learn my new DSLR, Nikon D5600. Pondering about the locations especially natural ones, Chhatbir clicked my mind. I was thrilled with my first experience on shooting the animals. Although it is nearby the Chandigarh, but over the years, I had never got a…

Hatu Peak trek – Under 1200 INR

Hatu peak, a short 1 day trek begins from Narkanda, a town in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh. Hatu peak is the highest point in Narkanda region.The Hatu Temple at the summit is beautiful and you are left awe-struck by the craftsmanship & its magnificence.

The Fateh Burj (The Victory Tower)

he Fateh burj or The Victory Tower was constructed to mark the third centenary of the historical battle of Chapparchiri fought in 1710. The tower has a octagonal structure. This 328 feet high Burj, India’s highest, stands as a symbol of historical victory of Sikhs led by the great general Baba Banda Singh Bahadur.

Rock Garden – The spark of Mosaic Genius

Though this blog is not related to hiking yet I have included it here because this fantasy land named Rock Garden is very unique in itself and is visited by millions of people around the world just next to The Majestic Taj Mahal. The Rock Garden is a sculpture Garden in Chandigarh, India i.e. my…

Kheerganga & Triund Trek

Kheerganga is a serene meadow in the Parvati Valley situated at 2960 m. It takes about 4–5 hours trekking to reach Kheerganga Top which is approx. 12 km from the starting point near Barshaini, 17 km away from Kasol. Triund is the crown jewel of dharamshala , situated in the laps of dhauladhar mountains at an altitude of 2850 meters, has the perfect view of the dhauladhar mountains on one side and kangra valley on the other.