Whenever we hear of Uttar Pradesh, Taj Mahal and other historical buildings are the foremost things to cross our minds. Least known for its natural beauty, Uttar Pradesh is also home to several areas covered with rich forests and waterfalls. How about exploring its camping sites this season
Well, If you have never heard of camping in Uttar Pradesh and now have the opportunity to commend its natural beauty, then don't think twice. Get ready with your tent and other accessories to get lost in the soothing forests and rich lands of Uttar Pradesh. Following are the major places where you can enjoy and spend quality time sitting under the clear skies and the twinkling stars.
Hastinapur is believed to be one of the oldest places in the world. Home to several temples and religious sites, Hastinapur also nurtures a wildlife sanctuary which houses numerous migratory birds living in and around its sprawling forest. The rich and vibrant forest of this beautiful sanctuary lying on the backs of Ganga river is the major reason behind its popularity amongst campers. How about camping alongside Ganga under the dense canopy of the surrounding forests?
Mirzapur is a perfect place in the state of Uttar Pradesh if you are looking to camp with your friends amidst natural surroundings. The region around this wonderful city is dotted with small hills and several waterfalls which make this place a perfect getaway into the arms of nature.
Even though the vegetation in the area is not immensely dense and rich, you can still enjoy the beauty of its pristine surroundings spread over several kilometres through waterfalls and green hills. You can also find numerous waterbodies, such as ponds enclosing the town of Mirzapur. Not every place in Uttar Pradesh is home to rich culture and vegetation; however, Mirzapur is definitely the odd one out.
Flourishing peacefully in the Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh, Dudhwa Forest is part of Dudhwa National Park and is home to several endangered species of animals and plants. Therefore, it is advisable to avoid camping deep inside the forest. You can camp on the outskirts of the forest, which also provides a fresh natural environment surrounded by green grass and tall trees.
If you are an ardent camper, then Dudhwa Forest should be your next destination. Apart from enjoying the natural beauty sitting inside your tent amid cool breeze, you can also savour the beauty of the soulful birds living in the forest.
Looking for camping in a balmy weather while being surrounded by the mountain ranges? If yes, then Pilibhit deserves to be on your bucket list. Pilibhit is a forest-rich area and is known for its luxuriant plains and green hills in its outskirts. Being rich in biodiversity, the area in the district of Pilibhit has become a weekend destination for nature lovers.
Lying on the green carpets with clear skies and tuneful nature is something everyone wishes to experience. Why go to some hill stations or surreal locations on an alien land when you can have that experience within the boundaries of Uttar Pradesh? Do visit Pilibhit and explore its natural marvels.