Take your family on an adventurous, yet easy trekking journey

The beautiful Himalayan region located at the head of India helped it in earning the title of one of the best trekking destinations among the adventure lovers. The place has a variety of trekking routes that meet the growing expectations of the trekkers belonging to different age groups. Right from the tough to an easy trail, keen trekkers can come across to many interesting routes, which offer a refreshing and thrilling experience. However, it is often found that many trekkers keep struggling when it comes to taking their family members with them. It certainly takes more time to think and research about the treks that are easy to climb or walk over with the family.

If you are going through a similar situation, then there is no need to bother much. You just simply go through the below given list of the family trekking destinations in India that are worth trying any time with the family and dear ones.  

Chopta Chandrashila TrekChopta Chandrashila Trek
Chopta Chandrashila Trek is indeed one of the best treks for those who want to explore the mountainous beauty of the Great Himalayas while walking on the foot. This trek can be trekked any time throughout the year except monsoon. If lucky, then you can even get a chance to enjoy the snowfall and experience a lifetime moment in winters. The best part of this trekking route is the perfect picture views of the stunning snow-capped Himalayas. After completing the trekking and coming back, you can also enjoy river rafting in Rishikesh. It is the best time for Family River rafting in Rishikesh since you will be together with your loved ones.

Dodital TrekDodital Trek
It is another great family trekking destination that will allow you and your family to walk to the Dodital Lake while passing through many small villages located next to the Ganges River. Surrounded with dense forests, the lake is located at a height of 3307 meters. Apart from trekking and camping, you can also enjoy fishing in this lake since it is replete with the Himalayan Golden Trout. Easily accessible throughout the year except monsoon, you can watch the beautiful lush-green meadows during mid September to mid November because of the receding monsoons. 

Valley of FlowersValley of Flowers Trek
The valley of flowers is another easy trek, which is best meant for the nature lovers. It is one of the famous trekking trails in Uttarakhand state that is popular for its scenic beauty and the variety of vibrant colored wild flowers. This trek is also prominent for bird watching and witnessing the indescribable views of the nature and the snow-covered mountains. July to August is the best time to visit this trek since the flowers are on the blossoming stage.

har Ki Dun TrekHar Ki Dun Trek
Har-Ki-Dun trek can be considered while thinking about family trekking destinations. Located at an altitude of 3566 meters, this trek will take you through many remote villages, which are still untouched by the civilization. You can witness the rich culture of the locals and watch some of the breathtaking views of the snowy mountain peaks while enjoying camping in some of the best areas. 

These are some of the great treks that are easy to walk over and accessible throughout the year. Consider these options while planning a family trekking tour in India to have a wonderful experience.

More about Zara
Zara is an active travelogue and professional writer.  She loves sharing her experiences and rendering information about adventure travel and tourism related topic about India. She is always looking for new cities to add to her "visited" list and happy to make new contacts around the world. Follow Zara in G+ for more information.

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