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Treks In May

It is during the month of May that the hot climate starts to become unbearable. During this, one thinks about going to a hill station and waiting out the end of summer leisurely. Not saying that that is a bad option but another thing you can do during summers is go on a trek. May is the time when nature is truly blooming. Spring season makes the greenery of hills utterly mesmerizing.  Trekking in India in May is sure to leave you refreshed and rejoiced. Below is a carefully curated list of Top treks in May.

Best Treks in May in Himalayas are:


Trekking to Gaumukh and Tapovan will be an adventurous and thrilling journey. The highest point of this trek rises at an altitude of 14,600 ft. The trek starts from Gangotri, leading to Gaumukh, and then finally to Tapovan. The trail of this trek passes nearby to the Gangotri glacier which is the source of the holy river Ganges. This is a perfect trek for people who are interested in Hindu Mythology As this is a high-altitude trek you will need to get acclimated. Clearly, you should have experience of going on a high-altitude trek before you opt to go for this one. The summer season will make the trail of the trek more beautiful and also a bit easy. This is a perfect trek for people who are looking for some adrenaline rush.


One of the best treks to go for in May is the Friendship Peak Trek. The peak is part of Pir Pranjal ranges, towering up to an altitude of 14,075 ft. Located in Manali, this trek is for experienced trekkers only, as getting acclimated will be important for this trek. This summer trek will take through Solang valley, leading up to green meadows, and lush grasslands. As you gain a little height, you will see the beautiful, green valleys stretching below you. The greenery will finally give way to the snow-laden path as you start moving closer to the top of the mountain. You will see Pir Pranjal ranges, and the peak of Hanuman Tibba when you reach the top of the mountain. Snow-clad mountains all around you will be an alluring sight. The way to the top is quite hard so make sure you are prepared for hard physical activity before you decide to go on this trek.


For an amazing experience of trekking in May, you should definitely consider going for Roopkund trek. The things that this trek has to offer are numerous and frankly a little bizarre. Around 500 skeletons are lying at the edge of Roopkund lake, and no concrete theory has been formed regarding their presence. Apart from this really weird aspect the trek actually is very beautiful. During this trek, you get to walk through two beautiful alpine meadows- Ali Bugyal and Bedni Bugyal. The walk amidst colorful flowers and lush greenery will sure stir joy in your heart. The highest point of Roopkund trek rises to an altitude of 15,696 ft. The trail of this trek requires traversing through the snow-laden path, the trail gets rocky as well and therefore, this trek is not recommended for inexperienced trekkers.


One of the exciting treks in May that one can choose to go on is Rupin Pass trek. With a peak that rises up to an altitude of 15,250 ft., Rupin pass trek has lots of things to boast about. During this trek, you will pass through dense forests, and vast meadows, and along with that you will get to see numerous waterfalls as you make your way to the top. Amongst so many waterfalls the three-stage waterfall of Rupin stands apart. Along with all these, you get to see hanging villages during the trek. From the top of the mountain, you will the majestic Kailash peak standing in front of you. There aren't many treks in India during which you get to witness such glories of nature. This one is a must for any trekking enthusiast, of course after he/she has gained some trekking experience.


Trekking through a Bugyal (meadow) is probably one of the best things you can do if you love green surroundings. The highest point of this trek rises up to 12,100 ft. You will experience something truly magical if you decide to go for this trek during summers. Your path will comprise of walking through forests which eventually pave the way to an open, green meadow. You will be surrounded by greenery and colourful flowers. The view from the top will look over the green Bugyal, and in front, you will see Black peak, and peaks of Gangotri and Bandarpoonch rising gloriously. The trek will truly be a very rewarding experience.


Sandakphu trek being so famous amongst trekkers cannot be left out of trek tours in May. While during winters you will find forests and meadows covered with snow, you will be able to experience the true beauty of nature if you decide to go on this trek during summers. The peak of Sandakphu is the highest in West Bengal, rising at a height of 12,000 ft. It is during the month of May that the forests comprising of Rhododendrons and magnolias bloom into their best version. Also, during this enchanting trek, you get to see the peaks of Mt Everest, Mt Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, and Makalu- some of the highest peaks of the world. Apart from all this you also get to see a beautiful lake nestled amidst mountains during this trek. Truly, this trek is nothing less than a paradise for trek enthusiasts.


Located in Sikkim, the Goechala peak rises up to an altitude of 15,100 ft. This trek is one of the most popular trekking destinations for trekking aficionados. Obviously, nothing can be compared to walking in a forest of rhododendrons when the pink flowers will be blooming. The trail of the trek is actually quite pleasing and alluring. The shadow of Mt Kanchenjunga will be presiding over the trail of your trek. You will pass the beautiful lake of Samiti on your way to the top. From the top of the mountain, you will be able to see the peak of Kanchenjunga properly. The view from the top is sure to make this trek worth your while.


Pangarchulla trek can be ventured upon throughout the year, but if you are a beginner a summer trek will be more suitable for you. The peak of Pangarchulla rises at an altitude of 14,700 ft., being at the top of this mountain thus will provide you with mesmerizing views. During this trek, you pass through enchanting forests of rhododendrons and vast, green meadows. Nature will be at its best during the month of May. Walking amidst green paths is all one needs to calm the mind. The view from the top as well will be utterly rewarding, and you will be going back home with a lot of beautiful memories.


One can enjoy walking through meadows and forests during the months of May and April only. Summers are the time to look forward to when you are planning for a trek. Devkyara trek is other such treks which provides you with enchanting views of nature. The peak of Devkyara rises to an altitude of 12, 763 ft. The trail takes you through lush, green meadows, and dense forests, both of which make sure that your journey is pleasant and picturesque throughout the way. When you reach the top of the mountain you can witness a number of peaks standing in front of you, all covered in snow. Now, this will definitely be a satisfying journey. For those who love greenery, these treks will be nothing less than finding paradise. While everyone has their own preferences, forest and meadow trails are enchanting and exquisite. Seeing greenery all around can calm the mind immensely, so waste no more time and find the perfect trek for yourself.

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All Treks In May

Trek Name No Of Days Cost View Details
Animal Pass Trek 6 Days Rs 15,599/- View Details   
Annapurna Base Camp Trek 8 Days Rs 35,500/- View Details   
Annapurna Circuit Trek 16 Days Rs 75,000/- View Details   
Bailey Trek 12 Days Rs 50,000/- View Details   
Bandarpunch Expedition 19 Days Rs 225,000/- View Details   
Borasu Pass Trek 8 Days Rs 29,450/- View Details   
Dagala Trek 8 Days Rs 105,000/- View Details   
Devkyara Trek 10 Days Rs 22,450/- View Details   
Dhumdhar Kandi Pass Trek 12 Days Rs 72,500/- View Details   
Dodital - Darwa Pass Trek 6 Days Rs 12,450/- View Details   
Friendship Peak Expedition 9 Days Rs 31,450/- View Details   
Gaumukh Meru Glacier Trek 9 Days Rs 30,550/- View Details   
Green Lake Trek 13 Days Rs 95,000/- View Details   
Kalindi Pass Trek 16 Days Rs 135,000/- View Details   
Kanchenjunga Round Trek 16 Days Rs 75,550/- View Details   
Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek 10 Days Rs 26,950/- View Details   
Lamkhaga Pass Trek 11 Days Rs 57,900/- View Details   
Mount Shitidhar Climb 10 Days Rs 30,000/- View Details   
Mt. Kedar Dome (6832m) 21 Days Rs 135,000/- View Details   
Panpatia Col Trek 13 Days Rs 94,000/- View Details   
Patalsu Peak Trek 4 Days Rs 9,000/- View Details   
Roopkund Trek 8 Days Rs 14,950/- View Details   
Ruinsara Lake Trek 8 Days Rs 22,000/- View Details   
Rupin Pass Trek 8 Days Rs 18,550/- View Details   
Sar Pass Trek 6 Days Rs 10,500/- View Details   
Satopanth Lake Trek 6 Days Rs 22,450/- View Details   
Traill's Pass 20 Days Rs 115,000/- View Details   
Prashar Lake 2 Days Rs 3,150/- View Details   
Buran Ghati Trek 7 Days Rs 14,950/- View Details   
Bara Bhangal Trek 13 Days Rs 75,000/- View Details   
Dayara Bugyal Trek 6 Days Rs 8,950/- View Details   
Bhrigu Lake Trek 4 Days Rs 6,750/- View Details   
Auden's Col Trek 15 Days Rs 92,000/- View Details   
Bali Pass Trek 8 Days Rs 18,950/- View Details   
Beas Kund Trek 4 Days Rs 6,850/- View Details   
Kedartal Trek 7 Days Rs 15,450/- View Details   
Pangarchulla Summit Trek 7 Days Rs 12,450/- View Details   
Deo Tibba Base Camp Trek 6 Days Rs 12,450/- View Details   
Sandakphu Trek 5 Days - View Details   
Nag Tibba Trek 2 Days Rs 3,950/- View Details   
Gaumukh Tapovan Trek 8 Days Rs 15,450/- View Details   
Everest Base Camp Trek 18 Days Rs 85,000/- View Details   
Goechala Trek 11 Days Rs 19,500/- View Details   
Singalila Ridge Trek 7 Days Rs 18,000/- View Details   
Har Ki Dun Trek 7 Days Rs 9,750/- View Details   
Sandakphu & Phalut Trek 7 Days Rs 12,450/- View Details   
Kolahoi Glacier Trek 6 Days Rs 15,500/- View Details   
Spituk Matho Trek 7 Days Rs 17,450/- View Details   
ali bedni bugyal trek 6 Days - View Details   
Hampta Circle Trek 4 Days - View Details   
Phulara Ridge Trek 6 Days - View Details   
Gangabal Lake Trek -Largest Alpine Lake of Kashmir 4 Days Rs 9,850/- View Details   
Sham Valley Trek 6 Days Rs 16,500/- View Details   
Khemsar Yemsar Trek 3 Days Rs 10/- View Details   
Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek 6 Days Rs 8,950/- View Details   
Markha Valley Trek 7 Days Rs 19,500/- View Details   

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