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Top 5 Places to Camp When in the Himalayas

If you are seeking a sanctuary in the wonders of outdoors, the great Himalayas is perfect for you. Nothing can ever bring you closer to the nature than setting up a bonfire and camping under the wonderful stars. The mountains in the Himalayas are a perfect picture of inviting adventurers and explorers who search for activities that will challenge their might. Are you excited to make your own plans already? Check out some of the favorite camping places of my friend from Rx Catering below. Perhaps, you can use this as your guide in your trip to the Himalayas.

Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh

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Found in the hills of Kangra district, Dharamsala is an ideal hill station with a scenic natural beauty. The conifer trees and snow-capped Dhauladhar mountain range in its backdrop make the Upper and Lower section of Dharamsala. The Upper Dharamsala is a bustling town which is known as the McLeodganj. Moreover, this is a perfect getaway for various trekking routes in the Himalayas. The most popular here is the Triund trek which will take you around 5 hours of trekking to reach the Triund peak. Once you are in Triund, you should set up your tent, prepare your sleeping bag and revel your camping experience.

Pangong Lake, Ladakh

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Pangong Lake is considered as one of the world’s highest saltwater lakes having an altitude of more than 4,300 meters above the sea level. The lake’s crystal-clear water reflects the majestic beauty of its surrounding hills. Thus, augmenting this natural wonder’s beauty. The ultimate brilliance of this lake can be appreciated during dawn and sunset as this is when you get to observe the sunlight shimmers the water. Whether you will be setting up your own tent or join various campsites in the area, the camping expedition here is not for those uninitiated.

The temperatures in this lake can get intolerable and the altitude sickness may pose some problems. Nevertheless, do know that braving through the inconveniences of this lake will make this expedition worth it.

Bhimtal, Uttarakhand

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This is an adventure hotspot that has an altitude of 1,370 meters above the sea level. The main attraction here is the picturesque Bhimtal Lake along with the ancient temples that are steeped in the Indian mythology which includes the Bhimeshwara Mahadev Temple that is dedicated to the Lord Shiva.

The hills and forests that are inside and surrounding the Bhimtal makes this as an ideal location for camping underneath the stars. Whist you are here, you should make your stay worthwhile by fishing and going on exciting nature walks.

Valley of Flowers National Park, Uttarakhand

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Famous for their Alpine blooms, Valley of Flowers National Park extends around 88 square kilometers in Gharwal Himalayas. The stunning natural scenic beauty here are its meadows and waterfalls. Moreover, the fauna and flora here include more than 200 flower species like poppies and orchids. It also has a lot of butterflies and birds and wildlife such as the musk deer and Himalayan black bear.

The perfect time for you to visit this place is from mid of July to end of August. This is the time when you get to see the colorful best of the valley. Whilst staying inside the park is not allowed, there is a campsite about a couple of kilometers away that is at the beautiful village of Ghangaria.

Nahan, Himachal Pradesh

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At 932 meters above the sea level altitude, you can find Nahan’s hill station upon the Shibalik range close to Solan. This place is perfect a summer camping destination and its weather remains cold throughout the year with the winter seeing an important drop in the temperature. Nahan surely makes a perfect and fun holiday camping that is away the hustle and bustle of the city. This is because of its green conifer trees that surrounds the manmade lake.

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Top 10 Countries You Should Visit

Are you already planning for your next vacation? Are you going to visit a new destination or go back to the place that you have visited before? Below, you will get to know the top 10 must be visited countries around the world.

10. Jordan

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If you are planning for a trip that is somewhat off-the-beaten path, consider visiting Jordan. This country is the home of the incredible lost city of Petra. Jordan is also considered as one of the safest countries in Middle East. When you go here, you can stay inside a Bedouin camp or try skydiving over desert canyons. You can also find here the Dead Sea and try to float in it.

9. Philippines

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With 7,000 islands in the country, the Philippines is surely an exciting destination. In this country, you will find amazing vistas, warm hospitality, and perfect beaches. You can engage yourself in the slow, green life in Banaue rice terraces. Or try island hopping to discover pristine beaches, adventure sports, and snorkel among the colorful corals.

8. Vietnam

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If you are heading to South East Asia, head right away to Vietnam. This country has a lot to offer for its tourists from the backwoods of Mekong Delto to the busy life of Hanoi, from the Marble Mountains located in Danang to the blue waters of Nha Trag. Also, you should not miss the café culture, exquisite cuisine, and colonial architecture of Ho Chi Minh City

7. Indonesia

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Indonesia is also a country that has a lot of beautiful islands to explore. If you do not have a lot of time and you can only spare some for one island, make sure that you visit Bali. You can visit Ubud, this is Bali’s cultural center, or you can go for a trek at Mount Agung or Mount Batur. Mount Agung is the highest point in the island while Mount Batur is an active volcano that is set in a large crater. Another activity that you can also do is go to beach and watch the dolphins at Lovina.

6. Turkey

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This country has already been in the top 10 list of countries to visit for a long time. Istanbul itself can offer a lot of things so that you will be occupied. There is the Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, cruise at Bosphorus, and Grand Bazaar. Also, you must see to it that you get to visit Cappadocia’s odd cave dwellings and experience hot air ballooning over its bizarre landscape.

5. Austria

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Forget about Switzerland and go directly to its less popular neighbor – Austria. The city of Vienna is charming because of its medieval architecture, quaint cafes, and cobbled streets. You can also visit Mozart’s birthplace, Salzburg, and tour the city while riding a bike. While you are in Salzburg, make sure that you drop by to Hallstatt (the oldest and still-inhabited village)or Krimml Falls (Europe’s highest).

4. South Africa

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With a wide range of options, another destination that must be on your list is South Africa. The best city that you should visit here is Cape Town. Also, you should not miss visiting the Kalahari dessert or the Table Mountain. Moreover, the wine industry of South Africa is also amazing that Italy and France run their money for it.

3. Greece

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The beautiful islands of Corfu and Santorini, the legendary ruins of Delphi and Athens are the must-visit sites that you should remember. Or you can also visit unpopular islands such as Kastelorizo and Cythera if you do not want a crowded place. Indulge yourself in the lavish Mediterranean cuisine while you contemplate over the perfect sunset of Aegean.

2. Spain

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The great location to visit in Europe during mid-season holiday is Spain. Madrid and Barcelona are of course the top cities that you must visit. Also, you should not miss Granda, Andalusia’s Alhambra fortress. If you can, coincide your vacation with one of the many festivals in Spain – Tenerife Carnival, La Tomatina, or the legendary Encierro or running of the bulls.

1. Australia

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Australia has a lot of diversity that is why you can find everything from mountains to beaches, ski resorts to theme parks, and wildlife to vineyards. Visit its iconic Opera House located in Sydney, check out the rugged beauty of Kangaroo Island and go snorkeling at Great Barrier Reef. As quoted by my friend from, “You will not have a dull moment in your stay in Australia!”

So, how many countries from this list are now included in your bucket list?…

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Top Asia Destinations That You Should Plan and Visit

Finding places to visit is not a walk in the park. This is because the world is full of interesting places to visit. And if you’re wondering where to go for your next trip, then we got you covered. 

This article will share with you top places to visit. 

  • Antalya 

Antalya, a coastal city located on the Mediterranean Sea, Turkey, offers a wide variety of top places to travel to in March. Travelers in Antalya are offered many destinations to explore during their stay in Antalya, most notably the Blue Mosque and Byzantine castle. Antalya is home to a large number of vacation travelers who visit Turkey every year in order to experience a different culture. Many tourists who travel to Antalya in March have either planned their entire trip or are simply passing through. Both types of visitors are likely to find a number of different top places to travel to in Antalya and some great attractions in Antalya itself.

According to Trip Advisor, the capital city of Turkey and land promises pleasant, sun-filled spring weather in April, Antalya boasts a fourth place in the ranking of top places to travel to in April. With its splendid, lush mountains and surrounding landscape, the town offers a myriad of attractions for visitors to Antalya. Fountains, landscapes, and villages are sprinkled all over the countryside of Antalya, making the town a wonderful destination for people who enjoy a hike, bike ride, or just taking in the sights. The Blue Mosque, a century-old Gothic structure, is another favorite location to go for a walk around Antalya. Besides its pleasant exterior design, the Blue Mosque features an ancient prayer room and a large carpet museum, which offer information about the Turkish alphabet and the Christian religion.

  • Himalayas 

For those interested in traveling to the Himalayas, the Indian Institute of Mountaineering Sciences (IMAS) at Shimla is a good place to start. Here, visitors can try trekking, mountain biking, and mountaineering. The Shimla Tourist Association offers packages to visit the best place in northern India as well as many other destinations in and around the country. For those interested in purchasing a package to tour the Himalayas, it is advised to talk to the organizers of the trekking tour to find out which of the many tracks or mountains in Shimla that a tourist would prefer to begin his or her trip.

  • Mumbai 

For travelers who are looking for a place to go in a relaxed and comforting environment, then the beaches of Maharashtra are a good choice. Mumbai is home to some of the best beaches in India. Travelers can soak up some sun on the many beaches that are located in Mumbai. The Navigators Travel Company also offers affordable packages for beach vacations in Maharashtra. If a traveler wants to go on a safari, then searching online for the best spots to travel in April at the Indian Institute of Mountaineering Sciences can be helpful.

Parting Shot 

It’s all on you now. You can plan and visit these places. You will get exciting experiences during your trip. 

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