Srinagar is the gateway to Leh & Ladakkh, if you are willing to explore the valley by road. The houseboats in Srinagar which are popularly known as shikaras cannot be completed by any other hotels in the world. While flashpacking in Srinagar one can visit the Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Sonmarg. The journey to Kashmir is as beautiful as the places itself. Leh is the other popular destination in Kashmir has its own charm and beauty. Pangong Lake from Leh is a flashpacking experience of its own.
SUGGESTED ROUTES IN KASHMIR
GARDENS, LAKES & VALLEYS: Srinagar – Gulmarg – Pahalgam – sonmarg – Srinagar
SAFARI: Srinagar – Sonmarg – Kargil – Drass – Alichi - Leh
AROUND LEH: Khardung-la, Nurba, Diskit, Alchi, Lamayuru, Pangong Late, Tso Moriri Lake
ADVENTURE FLASHPACKER ACTIVITIES IN KASHMIR & LADAKH
Bird watching, horse riding, Angling, Skiing, Shikara boat ride, Mountain Cycling, River Rafting Water Sports, Golf, jeep Safari, Motor biking, off road riding, trekking, hiking and camping
After Shimla, Manali and Dharamshala, Himachal has much more lot to offer. Flashpack to a peaceful places where you can spend the quality time with your family, flashpacker friends and nature.
SUGGESTED OFFBEAT ROUTES IN HIMACHAL
INDIA- TIBET ROUTE: Shimla – Sarahan – Sangla – Kalpa
BUDDHIST PLACES and OFF BEAT HIMACHAL: Shimla – Sangla - Recong Peo – Nako – Tabo – Kaza – Keylong – Manali
ADVENTURE FLASHPACKER ACTIVITIES IN HIMACHAL
Water & River Sports, Mountain Cycling, Para Gliding, Ice skating, Angling, Trekking, Skiing, Heli skiing, mountaineering and rock climbing
Uttrakhand is must visit for every backpacker and flashpacker. Rishikesh in Uttrakhand attracts flashpackers across the world. One can practice in Yoga and meditation in Rishikesh and adventure seekers can participate in water sports activities there. If you got some more time you may join a trekking tour in the valley of flowers.
SUGGESTED OFFBEAT ROUTES IN UTTRAKHAND
Nature and Culture: Delhi – Corbett – Binsar – Munsiyari – Kasauni – Naukuchiatal - Delhi
Other Destinations: Leti, Chakrata and Lansdowne
ADVENTURE AND FLASHPACKER ACTIVITIES IN UTTRAKHAND
River Rafting, Trekking, Skiing, Camping, Rock Climbing, Rappelling, River Crossing, Mountaineering, Paragliding and Hot air Ballooning and bungee jumping
Looking for some serious wildlife experience? Want to meet the tribes? Central India is the place for you. The tribal out there can get you to experience the over-sensitive lifestyle existing centuries ago. The Vadi tribe from Gujarat is the best example for this. The Vadi tribes are the professional snake charmers whose tradition of snake charming dates way back to 10th century. One can see children as young as two sitting near a poisonous cobra and show no signs of fear or cringe when facing a deadly snake. Little Rann of Kutch is a unique place on earth with endless opportunity to explore. It is also home to India’s last refuge population of Khur – Asiatic wild ass and for it is for the conservation of Khur, that this has been declared as the “Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary”
FLASHPACKING DESTINATIONS IN CENTRAL INDIA
Orchha, Khajuraho, Bhandhavgarh, Pench, Kanha, Nagpur, Rann of Kutch, Bhuj, Surat, Saputara, Bhavnagar, Garhwa
ADVENTURE AND FLASHPACKER ACTIVITIES IN CENTRAL INDIA
Trekking, Wildlife, Safari, Tribes, Camping, bird watching, home stays, beaches, forests and natural eco systems etc.
Seeking for real culture experience while flashpacking?? Wish to experience the outstanding Indian hospitality?? Then Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh are the destinations for you. Best time to visit these places is from October to April. Have a romantic dinner with your soul mate in a heritage fort or take a boat ride in holy river Ganges, Participate in horse riding and trekking or do overnight camping in the desert. One of the India’s spookiest and the haunted ruins lies in Bhangarh, Rajasthan. So, Options are unlimited.
FLASHPACKING DESTINATIONS IN NORTH INDIA
Puskhar, Bundi, Ghanerao, Jojawar, Devigarh, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Nawalgarh, Udaipur, Lucknow, Bodhgaya and Varanasi
ADVENTURE AND FLASHPACKER ACTIVITIES IN NORTH INDIA
Horse riding, Camel safari, camping, trekking, boat ride, jeep Safari, village safari, farm stays, home stays, zipping, music festivals, heritage train ride etc
Looking for nature, beaches and traditions come to South India. Spend some quality time in stunning beaches or stay in the houseboat in backwaters, Visit the spice plantations or stay in a tree house, Ride an Elephant or do cycling in mountains, Get a Ayurveda massage therapy or drink a tender coconut. South India has cool flashpacking activities to offer. Kerala is the paradise for eco-flashpackers. This land is blessed with some of the supreme gifts, and it shares them munificently with one and all. South India is a place of ancient complex region which is precipitous in intellectual thought and age old mores.
FLASHPACKING DESTINATIONS IN SOUTH INDIA
Hampi, bhandipur, Gavi, Cochin, Munnar, Periyar, Kodaikanal, Varkala, Backwaters, Chettinad, Madurai, Pondicherry, Mahabalipuram etc
ADVENTURE AND FLASHPACKER ACTIVITIES IN SOUTH INDIA
Trekking, camping, tree houses, eco travel, backwaters, bird watching, ayurveda, wildlife, water sports, temples, spice plantations, home stays etc