India has no dearth of exotic locales that exhilarates and enthrals travellers around the globe! The gorgeous landscapes in India are an absolute nirvana for travel enthusiasts. Of these spellbinding locales, some are termed as dangerous for one or the other reason. Let's take a look at 5 of the most adventurous travel destinations in India. These are most dangerous vacation destinations in India that would send a chill down your spine!
Most adventurous travel destinations in India!
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At an elevation of 13,050 feet above sea level, Rohtang pass is a high mountain pass on the eastern Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas. Set in a spectacular scenery, Rohtang literally means pile of corpses, due to people dying in bad weather while trying to cross the pass. It connects the Kullu valley with Lahaul and Spiti valleys, and is open from May to November. Known for its spectacular panoramic vistas, it has a well-deserved reputation for being dangerous because of unpredictable snowstorms and blizzards!
Stok Kangri Trek
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Stok Kangri might be the highest peak in the country that can be scaled by mountaineering noobs! It is one of the most adventurous itinerary summit in India and a must visit place for trekking enthusiasts. This highest mountain in the stock range of Himalayas is one of the most fascinating places on the planet and is undeniably one amongst the most exotic adventure trips in India.
Kishtwar Kailash Road
If your GPS ever thinks it's a good idea to drive on this road, it may be time to get a new one! Kishtwar Kailash Road is a terrifying high mountain trail between Kishtwar and the basecamp of Kishtwar Kailash in Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir. This narrow, windy road with no guard rail or secure edging for about 100 miles, is one of the scariest roads in the world with views of thousand feet deep valleys!
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Roopkund Lake in Uttarakhand is one of the most dangerous vacation destinations in India. Located at an altitude of 16,499 feet above sea level, Roopkund lake trek is one of the most exotic adventurous trips in India. What's absolutely unnerving about this place is the fact that hundreds of human skeletons, which dates back to 9th century, are found on the edge of this lake! Scary, isn't it?!
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Often called 'The Gateway to Ladakh', Dras is a town in Kargil district of Jammu and Kashmir. With an average elevation of 10,760 feet above sea level, it is the coldest inhabited place in India! The Kargil war saw the town being shelled by the Pakistani army and the war ended with the Indian Army recapturing the areas surrounding the town and the Kargil district.
These are the most adventurous travel destinations in India that would exhilarate the adventure enthusiast in you. Travel to these most dangerous vacation destinations in India for a unique and thrilling experience. Happy Travelling :)