Holla Mohalla- Celebrating Valour & Glory

Hola Mohalla or simply Hola is a Sikh festival that takes place on the first of the lunar month of Chet which usually falls in March. From the time of the Tenth Guru of Sikhs, Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the community gets together for three consecutive days to display their martial spirit & legacy of the Sikh…

Hansali Organic Farm – Eat Healthy Live Better

A perfect farm stay offering an authentic experience of life at a working organic farm, with a vegetable garden, a multi-fruit orchard, a goat farm, an organic milk dairy, free-range poultry as well as open field organic farming.

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 shooting the animals. Although it is nearby the Chandigarh, but over the years, I had never got a chance…

Churdhar- The Zenith of Shivaliks!

Churdhar is also known as Chur chandni, for the snow covered peak which resembles a silver bangle. Churdhar (elevation of 3,647 metres; 11,965 feet) is the highest peak in Sirmour district of Himachal Pradesh and is also the highest peak in the outer Himalayas.

Sarahan, A perfect weekend getaway!

Sarahan is located at an altitude of around 7,589 feet above sea level and about 7 km above the River Satluj. It lies in the Rampur Town at a distance of about of about 504 kilometres from New Delhi and 163 kilometres from Shimla.

Hatu Peak – The Crown of Narkanda!

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.

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.