Vadodara Boy Viaan Makes Proud Climbing 14,000 Ft In The Himalayas

Viaan Patel from Vadodara, Gujarat, a young boy, aged nine, has made India proud after climbing the 14,000 ft. Gadsar Pass located in the Himalayas. He has now become the youngest in Gujarat to achieve this.

Inspired by his father, who has climbed many mountains like Mount Abu and Pavagadh, Viaan started climbing mountains from a very young age. He started accompanying his father when he was just two years old.

In a conversation with Times of India, Viaan mentioned it was

one of the best experiences I ever had. I had never climbed to such a height, so there were some nervous moments.

It is only natural for a boy of such a young age to be scared about this difficult trek. “But I was confident of reaching the peak and I did it,” he added.

This pass is one of the most difficult, as well as the most dreamed of treks. However, only a few people have reached such a high altitude.

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