Consider occurring an adventure trip to really elevate yourself out of the rut of average holidays and the roads properly trodden. With its ochre, naked rocky mountains offset by jade-green rivers and lakes, the panorama round Leh is one of India’s most surreal. Aside from its natural magnificence, it’s also a preferred destination for daredevils. Partake in one of many many adrenaline-pumping activities accessible throughout the high-altitude and tough desert terrain, including mountaineering, biking and river rafting. However perhaps the easiest way to appreciate the surroundings is on foot, through the a whole lot of pristine mountaineering trails overlaying the mountains and dotted with Buddhist gompas (monasteries or shrines). Stay on the Mentokling Guest House and Garden Restaurant for its prayer flag- and tree-crammed courtyard, and mountain views.

Set on Pozos Colorados Beach and that includes a seafront terrace and outdoor pool, GIO resort Santa Marta Tama is located between Simón Bolívar Airport and Santa Marta. Its rooms come with free Wi-Fi. This contemporary lodge offers accommodations 2.5 mi from Plaza Alfonso Lopez and options panoramic views of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. WiFi and parking are free. All of America’s national parks have their own treasures