It has been October already and what are your destinations to travel to this month? The seasons have taken a turn. Winter and its snow are not a season to stay home. Trekking always gives you an opportunity to explore the offbeat adventures that will fill your mind. Trekking through the dense forests, the majestic waterfalls, deep valleys and the ways taken less by people are always exciting. You as a traveller will be able to find new stories for cherishing all along.
There are several destinations in South India that are perfect for winter trekking. So snow and the cold breeze won’t stop you now. Planning an adventure? Do it with the best tour operators in Kochi. Bliss worldwide will take care of all your travelling needs. Talk to our team right away!
So here is a list of destinations that you can go and explore;
Chembra peak, Kerala
Chembra peak is an ideal place for trekking located in Wayanad, Kerala – situated 2100m above sea level. The trekking will take you to a mind-blowing panoramic view. The trek requires taking prior permission from the Meppady forest office.
The area is covered with an abundance of natural attractions. It is also home to a wide variety of birds and animals. The heart-shaped lake – ‘Hridhayathadakam’ is also a major attraction here. So get ready with your warm clothes and comfy shoes to explore one of the most exciting trekking locations in South India.
Perumal Trek, Kodaikanal – Tamil Nadu
The Perumal peak is one of the major attractions near Kodaikanal. The trekking through the opulent forests and meadows will leave you with a handful of sweet memories. The Perumal Peak is part of the Western ghat mountain range. Explore the rare flora and fauna of Perumal and set out on an exciting journey.
The trekking starts from the foothills, near the Perumal village. The trek distance is around 7km and would require a time of 4-5 hours to cover. The travellers also have the option to set up overnight camps at the peak. To explore more of the destinations here, browse through our South India tour packages.
Kudremukh is a popular trekking destination located in Chikkamaguluru, Karnataka. The name Kudremukh literally means – ‘horse face’ referring to the horse face-shaped mountains here. The Kudremukh peak is located inside the Kudremukh National Park. The National Park is home to many endangered species.
The trekking journey takes you through rain forests, coffee farms, waterfalls and many other natural extravaganzas. The wholesome scenery, the cool climate and the trails of the trek will help you create heart-warming experiences.
Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu
Who doesn’t know the queen of the hill stations – Ooty? Nested close to Ooty is yet another charming hill station – Kotagiri. The pleasant weather and the tempting vistas make this destination a charming one. Hidden behind the Nilgiri range the place is a marvel that is a prime trekking destination. The Catherine Falls, Elk Falls, Doddabetta peak and Rangaswami pillar are the two attractions that you should look out for near Kotagiri. The trekking trip is 7km long with exciting places to discover in between. The wide variety of flora and fauna, streams, waterfalls and the pure air will freshen your mind and let the wanderlust in you explore new domains of ecstasy.
Horsley Hills, Andhra Pradesh
Horsley hills located 1,265 meters above sea level, is a wonderland that takes you on an exciting journey through natures best creations and legends of the people there. The hills have a story to narrate and the locals up there will be able to narrate it to you with all the twists and turns. The heart-warming campfire at night sets the bar high for a trekking destination that can be reached easily.
Immense thrill and adventure await you at each trekking destination down the South. So if you are looking for a passport to get you out of the strains of the pandemic and the work from homes, come take a break and discover the South India tour packages with Bliss Worldwide.