Thrift Treks: Budget-Friendly Mountain Trails for Adventure Lovers in India

Kedarkantha Trek, Uttarakhand: This is a popular winter trek, with snow-capped trees and meadows, offering panoramic views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks.

Triund Trek, Himachal Pradesh: A short trek from McLeod Ganj, this trail offers stunning views of the Kangra Valley and Dhauladhar range.

Sandakphu Trek, West Bengal: As the highest point in West Bengal, trekkers are rewarded with views of four of the world’s five highest peaks.

Kheerganga Trek, Himachal Pradesh: Leading to a sacred hot spring, this trek combines spiritual vibes with scenic beauty amidst the Parvati Valley.

Tarsar Marsar, Jammu and Kashmir: A twin lake trek set amidst alpine meadows, offering views of pristine blue waters with a snowy backdrop.

Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand: A UNESCO World Heritage site, this trek is a colorful treat with blooming flowers set against the backdrop of the Himalayas.

Rajmachi Trek, Maharashtra: Perfect for monsoon trekking, it showcases the lush green Western Ghats and two ancient forts, Shrivardhan and Manaranjan.