The Most Unforgettable Trekking Destinations of The World
Trekking is something that allows you to take a break from your daily mundane life.
Trekking can be an exciting, adventurous, terrific and thrilling experience; but at the same time, it can be an exhausting experience too. Therefore, if you’re planning for a trek, you must be a serious walker. Besides, you should have a robust pair of lungs as well as tough legs.
Top 4 classic trekking destinations
If you’re an avid trekker with requisite fitness, don’t let your trekking experience be limited within a country. Let it be expanded all over world. Here are the top 4 classic trekking destinations of the world that you must explore and cherish the memorable experience rest of your life.
Inca Trail, Peru
This ancient trail was established by the Incas and now traversed by thousands of travelers from around the world. This 33km long trail leads to the Machu Picchu winding its route ups and downs around white-tipped mountains and taking 3 passes on the way. The exotic views of skyscraping mountains and deep cloud forests along with the charm of walking from one cliff-embracing ruin to another will surely make your trip a memorable one.
The Himalayas, India
“Surely the Gods live here; this is no place for men”. Rudyard Kipling once said this about the great Himalayas. A very few trekkers have the guts to trek on the world’s largest mountain range. Only some brave hearts dare to trek on the Indian side. If you’re a first time trekker and possess a heroic heart you can try trekking in Himachal Pradesh. However, hardcore trekkers would prefer to teeter along the mountain cliffs from Spiti to Ladakh. This exigent and remote walk takes 24 days and follows the ancient business route. This austere high-altitude snow desert landscape is a dream destination for every passionate trekker.
The Narrows, USA
The Narrows, a 26km long journey through the spectacular canyons, in Zion National Park is undoubtedly one of the most standalone trekking destinations on the earth. The entire route is carved over by the Virgin River which lets the trekkers wade and swim. Unless you’re a good swimmer, you can’t be able to explore the route as it should be. The route can be traveled in a day. However, some trekkers prefer to enjoy the beauty of natural springs and hanging gardens at a leisurely tempo. To discover the actual splendor of the trek, you must spend a night at the camp ground.
The Haute Route, France-Switzerland
The Haute Route has some of the best scenic country views accessible to the trekkers in the Alps. The route leads from Chamonix, France to Zermatt, Switzerland. Whether summer or winter, trekking through the Haute Route can be a wonderful experience throughout the year. Since the entire route involves a number of pass hopping, you must have enough fitness to discover the actual beauty and explore the thrill of the route.
If you’re heading toward any of these classic treks, you must know the required mountaineering and trekking tips and guidelines. You also need to gather enough information, especially about the geography and the weather of the trek, before you actually initiate the journey.