Camping

CAMPING IN HIMACHAL Camping is perhaps the best way of enjoying the wonders of nature given to Himachal and sharing the warmth of its people. You can carry your own gear along or opt for any one of the several organised camps such as the Boparais Camping Site at Barog, that are pitched in various […]

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Rock Climbing

MOUNTAINEERING AND ROCK CLIMBING IN HIMACHAL Rock climbing is often seen as the basic stage for mountain climbing. It can also be treated as an independent sport, since it is basically climbing a rock face, using only hands and feet with a safety rope. The area around Manali, presently forms the core of mountaineering in […]

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Golf Tour

GOLF IN HIMACHAL At Naldera, 23 Km from Shimla city is one of the oldest golf courses in India. The course, whose topography is absolutely natural, was originally placed by the British Viceroy of India, Golf Lord Curzon, at the turn of the century. He was so enchanted by the spot that he named one […]

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Skiing

SKIING IN HIMACHAL Kufri, near Shimla is one of the oldest places in India to be associated with skiing and the slopes are still in use during winter. Above Kufri, the Mahasu ridge also has good slopes. Comprehensive facilities exist at Narkanda, 64 Km from Shimla. There is a range of slopes, including a beginner’s […]

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Trekking in Himachal

The main trekking areas in Himachal are the Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal ranges, routes over the passes between the Shimla region and the Kullu valley, the numerous treks out of Kullu and select treks in the trans-Himalayan regions of Kinnaur, Lahaul and Spiti. Most trekking areas are between 1,500 metres and 6,000 metres. With well […]

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Angling Tour

ANGLING IN HIMACHAL An angler’s paradise, Himachal has several spots for both trout and mahaseer as well as other fish. Acclaimed as the best sport fish in the world, both Brown and Rainbow Trout are to be found in Himachal’s streams. Upstreams of Rohru in the Pabbar valley (Shimla), there are several spots ideal for […]

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Para Gliding

PARA GLIDING IN HIMACHAL Riding the warm thermal currents of the air is perhaps the closest man has ever come to sailing Para-Gliding the skies as free as a bird. Almost at will, you dip and wheel high over the hills and valleys. Bir-Billing in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh is one of the best […]

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Ice Skating

ICE SKATING IN HIMACHAL The Shimla ice-skating rink has the largest open-air area with naturally frozen ice in this part of the world. The Ice Skating Club has already celebrated its Diamond Jubilee. Ice-skating normally begins in early December and carries on to February. Ice skating under clear skies, Shimla temperatures provide series of uninterrupted […]

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Mountain Cycling

MOUNTAIN CYCLING IN HIMACHAL Gear yourself for high adventure with an expedition on cycles. You can pedal your way past high passes or simply make a day-adventure. Quite literally the whole of Himachal is your playground. The tour can be coupled with camping and can be carried on for several weeks over diverse terrain. The […]

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RIVER RAFTING

RIVER RAFTING IN HIMACHAL River rafting or white-water rafting as it is also called is swiftly making Himachal a focus for the sport. For a torrent of adrenalin to gush through every vein and surge over every muscle you can race over the state’s river rapids in an inflatable rubber dinghy. Sport is now being […]

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