According to one of the most important guideline, tourists must secure an entry-visa, or an entry-permit in absence of visa-provision in their countries in co-ordination with respective agencies.
The three mountaineers: Here's what drove these nomad souls to create 'Trekmunk' for trekking enthusiasts
Trekmunk has over 100 treks and mountaineering expeditions listed on its website. From Kashmir to the Northeast, there is something for everyone.
The move comes after the state government has taken decision to boost the ecotourism in Karnataka with the long pending demand from the local tour operators in Dandeli.
An average of 50 tourists a day are risking their very lives to watch the sunrise from the Singaparai located near Kolukkumalai.
Adventure sports have caught on well among denizens looking for weekend getaways from the city, and upcoming holiday season is adding to the craze.
The trekking group trapped in forest fire at Kurangani hills in Bodi taluk of Theni went without obtaining permit and in future such illegitimate forays will strictly be prohibited.
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One among the 39 people who went trekking in Theni forest, D Vibin from Coimbatore succumbed to his burn injuries in Theni.
As panic spread, there were only two options left — to use the last bit of dying strength to take an alternative route to safety or to stay behind until a path opened up.
The last 12-18 months have seen a sharp increase in camping or trekking in Kerala forests, most of them without proper permission or licence.
The State Forest Department has been directed to take all necessary precautions to prevent forest fires while also banning trekking in the forests.
Stern action would be taken in the future against trekkers who undertake such expeditions without the state's permission, he said.
Police said a couple of officials were deputed to make enquiries at the office of the group at Palavakkam here, but found it to be closed.
The CTC website does not have any name or number of the persons who are in-charge of the trekking expeditions.
The flames that licked the forest were so intense that they went up to 10 ft over a long stretch, hampering access and rescue operations.
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