Tag: adventure

An Icey Adventure : Reckong Peo

Reckong Peo Kinnaur Himachal Pradesh

An upcoming weekend which includes a national Holiday will always keep my mind preoccupied planning for a weekend escape, So with Himachal Day falling on 25th Jan followed by Republic Day on 26th and Sunday on 27th was sufficient to make me pack my bag and head towards a new adventure. If you follow my

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Take a break at Saavaj Resort , Sasan Gir (Gujarat)

Shivaaj resort Sasan gir

If you are following my blog, you may have already read the post on places to visit around Ahmadabad or read here: https://aswetravelwithlaxmi.com/2018/12/30/3-places-from-ahmedabad-gujarat-within-drivable-distance/ I mentioned to write about the resort and here it is My Story: The national park is almost 380 kms from the airport, to start with ……our flight was delayed by an

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3 places from Ahmedabad (Gujarat) within Drivable distance

Sasan Gir : Distance 368 Kms Gir National Park reception area Gir Forest National Park is a wildlife sanctuary in Gujarat. It is home for 523 Asiatic Lions. Among other animals are the Leoperds , Antilopes , spotted deer , peacocks , vultures , Jackal , Hyena , Indian fox etc. Lioness at Gir Spotted

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7 Places to visit over this weekend from Chandigarh

  Yadavindra Gardens : Yadavindra Gardens also known as Pinjore garden due to its location and  is a 17th century magnificent  Mughal garden. It is known for its beauty and attracts many tourists. Ideal for small picnics with family and friends. Buses and cabs are easily available from Chandigarh, Manimajra & Panchkula. Distance: 22 kms

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Rohtang Pass in September

Rohtang pass is the most stupefying and captivating of nature’s work. These mountains standing tall not only amaze me but inspires as well. Though it is famous for its snow covered valleys but I went there in September to see how it is without snow…..i am just curious. Nature has different beauty in different seasons

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My first trek to a Pilgrimage site: Shri Mata Vaishno Devi – one of the most sacred Hindu Pilgrimage site.

India is a land of different religious beliefs. Ever year million of devotees from all around visit different religious destinations to seek healing. Everybody has a different reason but mostly faith and worship. Most of these places are known as “holy” or “sacred” because throughout the ages people have visited these places and had remarkable or memorable

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Weekend Escape in Monsoon : Paradise valley Resort – Jangeshu

Distance: 51 kms from Chandigarh (you can book a cab/taxi), 14.9 kms from kalka (either you can book cab/taxi or take a bus ( many buses are available from kalka bus stand that drops you near the resort. Route: Chandigarh- Old panchkula- Chandimandir- Pinjore- Kalka- Jangeshu. Best time to visit: All year around but in

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Pichavaram Mangroves: Thrilling experience

Pichavaram Mangroves are the world 2nd largest mangroves . It lies near to Chidambram in Tamil Nadu. Two and half hour drive from Pondicherry will get you to this spooky Amazon type experience in India. This year in April I visited Puducherry , though it was not a part of plan but had to agree

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My First Trip: Chandigarh- Kaza

Route: Chandigarh-Shimla-Rampur-Wangtu-Karcham-Khab-Nako-Tabo-Kaza-Losar-Kunzum La-Rohtang Pass-Manali-Kullu-Mandi-Chandigarh. Days: 5 days It was my first trip , since it was my first trip is missed out on many places to be true but the most memorable I will say because since then I realized my true passion i.e travelling. Day-1 Chandigarh- kalka-Shimla-Rampur- Sarahan- Sangla. Started 7 am  and reached

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