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Jeep Safari Jeep
Himalayan Region, Ladakh Region, Uttaranchal, Rajasthan
When To Go
The ideal time for jeep safaris
vary in different regions. For Ladakh and Himalayan regions June to September
is the best time. For Jeep Safaris in Uttaranchal and Rajasthan the months of
October to March are ideal. One should avoid, however, summers and rainy season.
Jeep Safari - A Fabulous Way To Explore High Terrains
Like Camel and Elephant Safaris, Jeep Safari is another popular form of Safaris
in India. A Jeep Safari is the best way to explore the geographically diversified
land of India. It brings one closer to the beautiful landscapes, deep valleys,
hilly terrain, deserts and varied wildlife of the country. In fact a Jeep Safari
not only refreshes and revitalizes, but one feels himself very close to nature
while passing through the tranquil and picturesque countryside. Jeep Safari mainly
includes trips to unexplored or lesser known areas, and it is useful to visit
the places, which are not easily reachable. While on a Jeep Safari, one gets a
close understanding of India and its people. Feel the romance of surroundings
as you cross charming forts, palaces, historical landmarks and villages. Besides,
a Jeep Safari takes you close to wildlife living in the wildlife sanctuaries and
national parks of the country.
Jeep Safari Regions
Trans Himalayan Regions
Jeep Safari in Trans Himalayan
regions are highly adventurous, as the route passes through amazing twists and
turns. The snow-capped mountains, criss-crossed by wild rivers and lakes the Trans
Himalayan regions provide an unforgettable experience. Trans Himalayan regions
consist of Leh, Ladakh, Kinnaur Spiti, Manali, Kumaon and Garhwal. Some of the
famous Jeep Safaris in Trans Himalayan regions are Monastery special, Sareolsar
lake, Apple belt safari, Temple safari and the lake special safaris. Explore the
unknown destinations of the region on a Jeep Safari and praise the natural beauty
at its best.
A Jeep Safari in Ladakh
region is highly adventurous attracting a large number of adventure seekers. As
the jeep passes through the high hills of the region one gets a close look of
the natural beauty. A four-hour drive from Leh, takes one to the picturesque Pongong
Tso Lake, which is the highest altitude drive. Other regions of Ladakh which are
accessible only by jeep include the Ping Valley and Tso Moriri.
In Uttaranchal region Kumaon and Garhwal
Himalayan are amongst the famous Jeep Safari regions in India. Driving amidst
the snow-covered mountains provide an amazing experience.
Apart from Camel Safari, Jeep Safari is also a good option to explore
the desert land of Rajasthan. A Jeep Safari takes you to hills, deserts, cities,
forts, palaces and temples of the region. You can easily reach to the interior
of the villages where other vehicles can not reach. Jeep Safaris are organized
in almost every region of the Rajasthan, but the Jeep Safaris organized to the
Bishnio village near Jodhpur is a major tourists attraction.
Points one must keep in mind
» One must be physically and mentally fit.
» Sometimes Jeep Safari leads
up to an altitude above 10,000 feet above sea level, one should be able to adjust
himself to the climatic conditions.
» One must go for medical check up before
taking the trip.
» Water Bottle and sufficient food must be carried, while
on Jeep Safari.
» Other items one should carry are suntan lotion, moisturizers,
googles and suitable cloths in accordance to the weather.