indian himalayas

Embark on an exhilarating expedition through the breathtaking landscapes of the Indian Himalayas. Discover the thrill of adventure amidst towering peaks, cascading rivers, and ancient monasteries. Unleash your inner explorer and immerse yourself in a world of adrenaline-pumping activities like trekking, mountaineering, and white-water rafting. Experience the rich cultural heritage of the region, encounter warm local hospitality, and create lifelong memories in the Indian Himalayas. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure of a lifetime!

Chai Ki Charcha: Bodhidharma Tea Tale & The Himalayas

Introduction: In the serene sanctity of the mountains, where the whispers of the wind mingle with the rustle of leaves, lies a profound connection between tea (“chai”), the towering peaks of the Indian Himalayas, and the ancient art of meditation. This connection, rooted in centuries of tradition and spiritual practice, beckons us to delve deeper …

Super El Niño Unleashed: 2024 Spring Holds Historic Potential

This weather event has a 1 in 3 probability of becoming a “historically strong” Super El Niño, causing global temperatures to rise even further. Meteorologists and climate experts are concerned and interested since there is a 54% chance that this event will be historically strong. In a recent update from the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), …

Dhauladhar Range Unveiled: Triund Bliss

Introduction: In the heart of the Western Himalayas, an enchanting realm awaits, where nature paints its most exquisite masterpiece—the Dhauladhar Range. Aptly named “The White Range,” these majestic mountains stand as a testament to the grandeur of the Himalayan landscape. This magnificent range, extending approximately 210 kilometers from the Beas River in the Kullu Valley …

Ascent Descent Adventures Joins Forces with Global Rescue

Ascent Descent Adventures India Partners with Global Rescue USA to Ensure Safe Himalayan Exploration Ascent Descent Adventures India has formed a partnership with Global Rescue USA, an esteemed provider of medical, security, and evacuation services, to assure the safety and well-being of adventure seekers. This association aims to bring a piece of mind to anyone …

Trekking in India: Q&A Inside

Trekking in India provides access to stunning scenery, unique cultures, and amazing experiences. Nestled in the mighty Himalayas and adorned with lush forests, cascading waterfalls, and serene valleys, India offers a plethora of trekking destinations that cater to all levels of expertise. Whether you’re an avid hiker seeking thrilling challenges or a nature enthusiast yearning …

Wilderness Survival Himalayas: Unleashing Your Inner Forager

Are you an intrepid explorer venturing into the awe-inspiring Himalayas? Picture this: you’re hiking, trekking, or climbing through the breathtaking mountain range when, unexpectedly, you find yourself lost. Fear not! Equipping yourself with knowledge of the Himalayas’ edible plants can be the key to wilderness survival skills. In this comprehensive guide, we will delve into …

El Nino Explained: Future Challenges for the Himalayas & Beyond

The Indian Himalayas, with their unique geography and diverse ecosystems, have long been subjected to the influences of El Nino events, and climate change. This research piece aims to provide a comprehensive historical analysis of the interactions between these phenomena and their impacts on the region. By examining dated references and factual history, we explore …

Himalaya is Under Threat

The Indian Himalayas are one of the most beautiful and diverse areas on earth, with a naturally rich and fascinating history. Yet, tourism has a wide range of detrimental effects on the local environment, human health, and livelihoods. It’s not that we’re using harsh words like “Himalaya is under threat,” but it’s the truth. Hotspot for …

Endemic Flora of the Himalaya Hotspot

Despite the harsh conditions, there are records of vascular plants occurring at some of the highest elevations on Earth. This zone of permanent ice and rock begins at about 5,500-6,000 meters. Of the estimated 10,000 species of plants in the Himalaya Hotspot, about 3,160 are Endemic (Endangered species found in a particular region), as are 71 Genera (A biological …

A Guide to Adventure Travel & Climate Change

Introduction: Understanding the Adventure Travel Industry and Climate Change: The adventure industry is a global, multi-billion dollar industry that has been steadily growing in the past few decades. The rapid growth of this industry, however, does not mean that it is immune to the effects of climate change. Climate change poses a significant threat to …


Dharamshala is a town in Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra Valley, which runs along the Dhauladhar range. According to Indian origin, Dharamshala is a Hindi term that is a composite of Dharma and Shala that denotes a house for travelers. In 1849, Dharamshala emerged as an army auxiliary cantonment for soldiers stationed in Kangra and received its …

Mountaineering Safety

Mountaineering is becoming increasingly popular across the world, and it is taking on quickly in India, as with other adventure sports. Climbing a mountain to the top may be a gratifying experience. Mountain peaks frequently provide expansive views and notably lonely surroundings, in addition to the exhilaration of climbing themselves. When seeking adventure at high …

Backcountry Skiing (Maxim)

  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Experience: No prior experience is necessary.
  • Age: Minimum age is 10 years, and there is no upper limit.
  • Max: 4 People per course.
  • Location: Manali HP.
  • Season: January – February.

Cost Per Person

  • Course Fee: 4900 INR / 80$ USD

Details: Backcountry Skiing (Maxim)

Avalanche Skills Training

  • Duration: 1.5 Days
  • Experience: No prior experience.
  • Age: Minimum age is 18 years, and there is no upper limit.
  • Max: 4 people per course.
  • Location: Manali HP India.
  • Season: Winters

Cost Per Person

  • Course Fee: 7000 INR / 90$ USD

Details: Avalanche Skills Training