Top 10 Best Treks for Beginners

Trekking is one of the most joyous and wonderful activities ever discovered by mankind. It fills you with renewed vigor and strength. We have all dreamt at least once of going on the top of a mighty and huge snow-clad peak and shouting our hearts out with joy and ecstasy.

But, along with all the fun, it is long and arduous. It needs thrill and risk-taking and is not for the faint-hearted. In such a time, we bring you the top 10 treks for beginners. With little to no physical training, you can ace that pace and fulfill your dream! So, what are you waiting for? Read On!

1. Deoriatal trek

Best time to visit: December – January

This is perfect for summers since it is filled with dewy forests and mosses on the way. Oaks and Birches along with beautiful and colorful Rhodendron trees are found along the way which is very beautiful.

2. Valley of Flowers trek

Best time to visit: July – Mid September

As the name suggests, this valley is the most bountiful and scenic valley out there. Watch little colorful flowers as you go trekking along the rough grounds and take it the scenic beauty and splendor.

The valley of flowers truly lights up with the bright colors of the flowers in the morning sunlight and is very pretty to look at.

3. Kedarkantha trek

Best time to visit: December – January

It has very beautiful campsites and the snow is something you cannot miss out on. You can even just laze around with your younger kids and have fun making snowmen with them.

4. Prashar Lake trek

Best time to visit: January – February

This trek is so easy to cover and takes only two days! Making it a perfect weekend getaway for those living nearby like Delhi or Chandigarh, it can help you unleash your adventurous and wanderlust soul while also going easy on the physical strain.

5. Dayara Bugyal trek

Best time to visit: June – October

All the bird watching enthusiasts should definitely undergo this trek to witness some very rare and varied bird species. The trek is located in a large meadow and you can spot some very wonderful species like the Wagtail and babblers.

Along with this, there is also a very beautiful lake here which is important in our scriptures. It is sacred because the great Lord Ganpati got his Elephant head here.

6. Bhrigu Lake trek

Best time to visit: October – May

This one is easy and breezy and perfect for beginners. The trek is located in the upper Kullu valley and is very beautiful to undertake. It can be completed in as little as 4 days and is a top recommendation from us.

7. Hampta Pass trek

Best time to visit: June – Mid-November

This trek has it all- from snow-clad mountains to scenic valleys! You can also enjoy wading through thick forests and the trek ends at the very pristine and azure Chandrataal lake. It is a highly recommended trek for beginners or amateurs alike for its sheer magnificence and beauty!

8. Chopta Chandrashila Trek

Best time to visit: May – November

It is one of the easiest treks located in Uttarakhand. It provides a scenic lakeside view on its route along with various snowy mountains. Nature lovers will love all the pink and red rhododendrons blossoming on the route along with various other flora and fauna.

9. Dayara Dodital trek

Best time to visit: June – October

A sister trek of the Dayar Bugyal trek, these two can be combined together too for a more challenging and longer trek. The camping for this trek occurs at the banks of the large and beautiful Dodital or Dodi lake.

10. Nag Tibba trek

Best time to visit: October – March

This trek offers a true blue feel of visiting the Himalayas since you get to gaze at many different and famous mountain tops like the Gangotri, Kaalanag, and Banderpooch. There is also a small but very sacred temple on the way called the Nag Tibba temple.

With this, we come to the end of the top 10 treks for beginners. After this, you can try out some moderate or difficult treks too if you get interested and end up learning. Find a blog dedicated to such treks on the site and keep reading!

 

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