Kashmir

Chadar Trek – Packing List Essential and Where to Buy

My toes were so numb at one point that I cried with pain, a porter helped me in changing my wet socks! Chadar trek is not easy. I landed in Leh on 12th of January, acclimatized my body, got my checkups done and I thought that I am well prepared for the trek. But how …

Is It Safe to Travel Solo to Kashmir?

I have never been anywhere in the world as beautiful as Kashmir. I have been to Kashmir twice. The first one was a solo adventure on my 25th birthday where I drove through the beautiful valleys of Pahalgam and commenced on a trek to the beautiful Tarsar Marsar lake. On my second visit, I was accompanied …

Srinagar in Two Days – How to Plan and Where to Stay

“How could something as beautiful and serene be misunderstood for anything else?” In Srinagar, I stayed in a house boat with a local family. It was a really sudden plan and as soon as I got out the shared taxi to walk towards my hotel, a man approached saying to check his house boat just …

Tarsar Marsar

All You Need to Know About Tarsar Marsar Trek

Duration – 7 Days Expenditure – INR 15,000/- Altitude – 13,200 feet (4,023 meters) If I rewind back to one of the most thrilling trekking experience that I had before Tarsar Marsar, it would be from my Kedarkrantha summit. Feet were hurting, the temperature was in negative but the heart still felt warm. This was …

Leh Ladakh Itinerary with Route Maps and Bus Timings

Duration – 10 Days Delhi – Manali – Keylong – Jispa – Sarchu – Leh – Pangong Tso – Nubra Valley – Srinagar   Ladakh can be explored from Srinagar side. But since most of the travellers prefer the Manali – Ladakh route, I will provide a very comprehensive ‘Leh Ladakh Itinerary‘ you can follow …