Head to the mountains
Experience an adventure like no other, where you can explore the mountains in three different ways. Pedal through McLeod Ganj to Bir-Billing, trek through a village where you can interact with the friendly locals, camp on a mountain, and finally, paraglide down from Billing to Bir as you take in a bird’s eye view of your suroundings.
FROM: May 31 to June 4
AT: McLeod Ganj CALL 9930260747
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Spot a tiger
This summer, skip the boring old zoo visit and instead, take your kids on a wildlife excursion to Pench National Park. On the itinerary are three Jeep safaris, a nature trail, and a visit to the potters’ village, where children can try their hand at pottery.
FROM: May 26 to 28
AT: Pench National Park, Madhya Pradesh.
Camp with fireflies
Spend the weekend camping out in a village called Samrad in Sandhan Valley. During summer, the place becomes home to thousands of fireflies, which you can spot flickering and floating through the wilderness.
ON: May 27 and 28
Meeting point: Pritam da Dhaba, Dadar (E); Nitin Company, Thane.
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