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7 Eccentric Trekking Trails To Take Up In Your 40s

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Looking to explore some rare trekking spots? These 7 hill stations are the best locations as per the HolidayIQ reviewers.

1. McLeodganj

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Manoj Dhillon says, “Trek starts from a temple just above Dharamkot. While trekking you will witness hell lot of beauty and yes there are shops in between to fill your stomach and give you pump. trekking is enough broad for travellers to trek easily.” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Ankur Gupta adds, “Full of adventure place It was just full paisa vasool. Full of adventure Triund is famous for its trekking and paragliding adventures. Don't forget to take your essential medicines and special warm trekking clothes with you, it's chilling over there. Buy a good trekking shoe. ” Read Full Review 

HolidayIQ Reviewer Ramya R shares, “Spectacular views - A must do trek Have been to Triund twice - Once stayed overnight and second time came back same day..” Read Full Review

2. Ladakh (Leh)

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HolidayIQ Reviewer S.M.Bega Raaj adds, “The views throughout the journey were absolutely stunning, especially the 360* views from the mountain and close to the lake was extraordinary.” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Yassir Pitalwalla shares, “Excellent views but awful approach road If you want the best views of Leh town” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Kunal Sanklecha shares, “Zanskar frozen river trek ('Chadar') A complete treat for adventure lovers. It is a once in a lifetime opportunity of walking on a frozen river with breathtaking views of frozen waterfalls, cloudless blue skies and the majestic mountains. Camping under a million stars is a fairytale in itself. A paradise for photography and nature lovers. Surprised to see wildlife in the sub-zero temperatures! Expensive trekking shoes not required as it can be easily done with gumboots. ” Read Full Review 

3. Dalhousie

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Kumar Rakesh says, “Great adventure experience Hello Guys In the first week of January 2017, I visited to Dalhousie. We started trekking from Allah a bus or point for trekking to Dainkund peak between Dalhousie & khajjiar..” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Shubham DiCaprio adds, “Trails and Pathways are awesome to reach the peak The trek to Dainkund Peak is nearly 1 hour. trekking is not to difficult and one can easily trek there.” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Sumesh Dudani shares, “Breathtaking experience at the Dainkund Peak This place involves a roughly 1. 5-2 km trek uphill and then back downhill until the temple. En route we enjoyed breathtaking views of the Himalayas which was even more beautiful as it was the beginning of monsoon season” Read Full Review 

4. Gangtok

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HolidayIQ Reviewer PRACHI SHUKLA adds, “Breathtaking views at Nathula Pass We visited Nathula Pass in December.” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Gurjot Singh adds, “Mesmerizing views This place is heaven. White snow blanket covers everything around. View on the Chinese side is amazing. The landscape is totally mesmerizing. Just one army managed food outlet serves hot Maggi noodles and tea.” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Anup Lotlikar shares, “You will need to climb a staircase to reach the upper levels to the Lord's temple. After offering prayers to Lord Ganesha, visit the viewing lounge with glass panels. The balcony around is even better for the views. You can see the Gangtok town, rolling hill and the snowcapped mountains including Kanchenjunga if the sky is clear.” Read Full Review 

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5. Cherrapunjee

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Yagnadat Reddy shares, “Sacred forests and Amazing trekking routes at Mawphlang Mawphlang is a beautiful and tranquil Khasi hamlet, a one hour drive from Shillong, Meghalaya” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Rohit Goswami shares, “Joy of being next to nature and overcoming the fear of unknown It was my best ever visit to be with Nature for around Six hours. Calmness, Serenity, Peace, Coolness, Relaxing sound of water streams along with Adventure of walking down 3000 steps, steep steps, with calf muscle flickering and signalling a big NO to go further, walking through iron rope bridges, walking through live root bridges, trekking uphill make it up a unique lifetime trip.” Read Full Review 

6. Panchgani

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HolidayIQ Reviewer Trevor Saldanha adds, “Serene Point with good valley views Sydney Point is a bit high up and is beautifully landscaped with plenty of trees and flowers, making it a very pretty point. You have to climb up a few steps to reach there, due to its height, but that's ok. A lovely place to visit, relax for a while and click photos too, with great views of the valley below. A must visit-place if you have not been there before.” Read Full Review 


HolidayIQ Reviewer Trevor Saldanha adds, “Mahabaleshwar road itself and is a must go to place for all tourists who visit Panchgani. There is a small Garden and being a fairly large point, you can get very good views of the Krishna Valley from various angles/places within the point, which is good to take some nice pictures. ” Read Full Review 

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