If someone wants to experience the colour of mother nature in India then monsoon is the best season. But there are many trekking places where trekking in this season would be hard. The smell of the soaked soil and the soil and the lush greenery area will definitely stir your mind. The beautiful flora and fauna will give you a refreshing vibe.

The scenery and the magnificent view of the landscape during monsoon will soak your eyes.The greenest part of the total season is monsoon.Gorgeous flowers are bloom during the monsoon time.

Many people believe that this activity is not made for the monsoon season. Humidity and heavy rain are the most irritating enemy for trekkers. But there are also many places where rains can be enjoyable and pretty safe.There are many popular adventurous hotspots in the Himalayas for trekkers who love to trek.

So when you are planning for a monsoon trek you need to search it on the internet.This following article will help you to choose the best monsoon trek in India. 

1.Triund Trek:

A trek from Mcleodganj to Triund top will give you a stunning view of Dhauladhar Mountain and Kangra valley.The starting point of the trek is Mcleodganj.The trail of this trek is really exciting and thrilling which goes through amazing deodar,rhododendron and oak forests.It is an easy and popular trek among the trekkers.The total distance of this trek is 10 km.One can finish this trek in just 4 to 5 hours.It is an easy to moderate trek beginners can easily do this trek.


Closest airport is Gaggal airport.This airport is also known as Kangra airport.From the airport you need to book a taxi.It takes around 45 minutes to reach McleodGanj which is located in about 20 km.

Railway Station: 

Closest railway station is Pathankot railway station.This railway station is 85 km away from Dharamshala.From Pathankot you can take a bus or book a taxi.Bus takes around 4 to 5 hours while taxi takes 2.5 hours.

Trek route: 

  • After reaching Mcleodganj,the next morning start your trek from here.One can also start their trek from Dharamkot.
  • Enjoy the beautiful forests of oaks,deodars and rhododendrons.
  • Reach Triund and get a view of a large area of greenland.Overnight stay in a tent.Enjoy bonfire.
  • The next morning after having your breakfast you can come back to Mcleodganj. 

2.Valley of Flowers Trek

In the Himalayan region this trek is one of the most popular trek.Indian government created the Valley of Flowers National Park in 1980.Later in 2002, it was recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.This trek  goes through a dense forests, along with Pushpawati river.In the trail one can experience many bridges,waterfalls and glaciers.Throughout the season the valley of flowers seems to change its colours.But monsoon makes the valley as a beautiful woman who is wearing a crown which is made with amazing flowers.In this time you can experience colourful butterflies,small birds etc.

Some basic information:

  1. Start Point/End Point: Haridwar.
  2. Altitude:15,200ft.
  3. State:Uttarakhand.
  4. Trek difficulty Level:Easy to Moderate.
  5. Duration:6 days 
  6. Best Time:July to September.

3.Harishchandragad Trek: 

This one of the most difficult monsoon treks in Maharashtra and the most popular one also. This is an overnight camping trip in the Harishchandragad temples and caves. During this trek you need to cross dense forest and vast plains which make the trekking route more thrilling. In monsoon you can feel the soft sound of chirping birds and can feel the fresh air.Exploring the caves during rain will be a really thrilling experience.

Some basic information:

  1. Duration:2 days.
  2. DIfficulty level:Easy to Moderate.
  3. Hours:9 Hours.

4.Pin Parvati Pass trek:

This Pass is located in the beautiful state of Himachal Pradesh. Pin Parvati valley is known as the “valley of Gods”.This trek starts at Kaza.It’s also a difficult challenge for many trekkers who are seasoned.The best time for this trek is monsoon.The chirping of birds the lush green area will soak your eyes.

Some basic information:

  1. .Start point: Kaza.
  2. Best time: May to September.
  3. Altitude: 7,500 ft.
  4. Total Duration: 11 days.

5.Mullayanagiri Trek:

It is located at Chikmagalur, Karnataka. This is an amazing trek among the Western Ghats. In the monsoon season you will experience clouds and heavy winds. This is the highest peak of Karnataka. Here you can also experience many Nandi Idols.

Some basic information:

  1. Difficulty level:Moderate.
  2. Total altitude:4,304 ft.
  3. Total duration:2 days.