Tungareshwar trek

Tungareshwar wildlife sanctuary is a high endurance trek near Mumbai (Vasai). In this post I would like to describe the details of the tungareshwar forest trek. The trek is about 18 km long, which can be conveniently divided into 3 parts. The first part of the trek is till the Shiva temple (4 km), the […]

Tungareshwar Temple and Waterfall near Vasai

Tungareshwar temple is the temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, which is situated in the midst of the Tungareshwar hills, besides the Tungareshwar river which has numerous waterfalls in the months of monsoon. It’s a wonderful place to be in during the rainy season (June-September). Tungareshwar hills (Tungareshwar Wildlife Sanctuary) have been declared a protected area […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Part 11 (Mussouri, Janmashtami at Triveni Ghat)

  Day 14: 10th Aug 2012 : I woke up early in the morning, last night I had inquired about how to goto Dehradun and Mussouri. There are hourly buses from Rishikesh to Dehradun. I caught one of the early morning bus and within an hour or so was in Derhadun, here it was raining […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Part 7 (Ghangaria, Valley of flowers VOF)

Day 7: 3rd Aug 2012 : I woke up early in the morning, today my plan was to reach till Ghangaria via Govindghat, the base station for VOF and Hemkund. Joshimath is an army town, there are lot of indian army personal around, also there is ITBP (Indo Tibetan Border Police) presence there. It is […]

Trip to Uttarakhand – Kedarnath Temple

Day 4: 31st July 2012 : We woke up at 5:00 am, went to Gaurikund and had bath in the kund. The water is nice warm, with cold surroundings make the atmosphere surreal. After spending around 15 mins in the kund we came back to our room, drank tea at the stall below, inquired about […]