April is a great time to visit the mountains. The season opens up, the weather is great for hikes around the valley. Here are 10 reasons that make the fourth month of the year a perfect time.
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1. Bhuntar to Kasol bus won’t be crowded in April
Kasol is just a two-hour bumpy ride from Bhuntar. April is when the season kicks in and you won’t find a crowd on the local bus as well. Local buses are the most economical way to get to Kasol.
2. Kheerganga pool won’t have a waiting
Kheerganga is a 2-3 hour joy hike from Barsheni village. The natural hot springs here in the valley help you relax and unwind after the long trek. Chill full power with travellers across the world.
3. Staff will just be back from Goa
The fact that tourist season in Goa ends in April means the staff is rolling over from there. They will love hosting you and will welcome you with a warm smile as they will be very happy.
4. You will still find snow
For all the snow lovers, if you hike higher, you will witness snow since the seasons have been long over the years. So, yes do enjoy extended winter. It has been a good and long winter this year which is a plus.
5. It’s springtime
Which means the sun won’t be at its maximum. For all people who hate the rains, and who don’t like trekking in the monsoons, this is the best time to get out there and get that best click.
6. Probability of rain is limited
You’ll be able to explore properly as you really don’t need to worry about your clothing and shoes getting wet due to rains. You can just get out there and hike wherever you want, explore trails but be careful all around.
7. Stargazing will be a treat
As the night sky will be clear, if you like stargazing, then this is the right time to lie down and watch the stars. Get your special ones, gaze at the stars and talk about life.
8. Best time to Hippie shop
Since it is pre-season it is easy to bargain. Kasol is known for its Hippie culture and its colourful clothing. The season will be just picking up, so you will have an edge while bargaining.
9. You can chill by the banks of the river
As the water level is not too high yet with the valley water level at the lowest during April. You can chill by the river and go for long evening walks. Ideally, you can take a walk at Chalal, which is just a walk from Kasol bus stop.
10. Easy to get flights and rail tickets
You will be able to book your travel tickets at a good price before the peak summer holiday season starts. So what are you waiting for? Log in onto your favourite travel booking portal or call us, because it is your holiday.
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