5

offbeat winter treks in India

By Traveldine

Gangabal Lake, Kashmir

Gangabal is the biggest and famous high altitude alpine lake in Kashmir. In the foothills of craggy mount Harmukh.  

Gangabal Lake, Kashmir

Best time to visit:  December to March

Hampta Circuit, Himachal Pradesh

Hampta Circuit Trek is a relatively uncommon trek Route in Himachal Pradesh. The route showcases exotic views of Pir Panjal Range and Bara Banghal Range.

Hampta Circuit, Himachal Pradesh

Best time to visit:  September to January

Sandakphu, West Bengal

Sandakphu is the highest peak in the state of West Bengal, India. It is the highest point of the Singalila Ridge in Darjeeling district on the West Bengal-Nepal border.

Sandakphu, West Bengal

Best time to visit:  November to February

Japfu Peak Trek, Nagaland

Known as one of the most charming valleys in all of Nagaland, Dzkou Valley is a spectacular visual treat of emerald green hills. It is by far the best-known trekking route in Nagaland. 

Japfu Peak Trek, Nagaland

Best time to visit:  December to February

Markha Valley, Ladakh

Known as one of the most charming valleys in all of Nagaland, Dzkou Valley is a spectacular visual treat of emerald green hills. It is by far the best-known trekking route in Nagaland. 

Markha Valley, Ladakh

Best time to visit:  December to February

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