BEST ADVENTURE ACTVITIES TO DO IN INDIA
An adventure is an exciting experience that is typically bold or undertaking.Adventure travel brings us closer to our inner self and gives us the chance to examine and challenge ourselves. The fact that we are about to step into the unknown and take risks makes us realise that we need to put in greater attention. Adventure tourism involves experiencing your destination through physically participating in activities. Here i am going to add top most Adventures and the places in India .Where you can spend good time with your friends and family .
Trekking and hiking is all about walking for several days or several weeks and being entirely or partially self-sufficient. It let you to experience the best pleasures of life. Trekking is good for your physical health immensely. Spending multiple hours on the trail, climbing around boulders, rock hopping and ascending hills gives your whole body a workout, improving your strength, agility and cardio fitness.
Best places to go for Trekking in India : Uttarakhand : Kuari Pass Trek, Rupin Pass Trek, Valley of flowers, Roopkund Trek, The Markha Valley Trek, Chandrakhani Pass Trek.
Himachal Pradesh : Hampta Pass Trek, Beas Kund Trek, Chandrakhani Trek.
Sikkim : Dzongri Trek.
Maharashtra : Rajmachi Trek.
Munnar : Chokramundi Trek.
West Bengal : Sandakphu Trek.
Best time for Trekking :January - February and May - October.
Price for Trekking : 5,000 INR per head (depends on the place you choose).
Paragliding is all about being a bird, fly in the sky .Marvel at the majestic view of the country from a height you can only imagine of. Paragliding is the recreational and competitive adventure sport. For the daring souls, practicing some acrobats in the air is a must. Let the aerial view of a destination cast a spell on you. Glide alone or with an instructor, either way out, you are up to conquer the sky.
Best Places for Paragliding in India :
Manali, Himachal pradesh, Goa ,Saputara-Madhya Pradesh, Gangtok- Sikkim ,Munnar- Kerala, Jammu and Kashmir ,Mussoorie- Uttarakhand ,Bangalore-Karnataka ,Yelagiri-Chennai ,Mahabaleshwar and Kamshet -Maharashtra.
Best time for Paragliding : April, May, June, October, November.
Price for paragliding in india : 3,000 INR per head
3. HOT AIR BALLOONING
Hot air ballooning is for the mediocre adventure seekers who don’t want to indulge in dangerous activities. Hot-Air ballooning is an upcoming thing in India and thus, it is found only at a couple of places. The most popular place for this fun activity is the vast expanse of deserted Rajasthan. It is lighter-than-air aircraft consisting of a bag, called an envelope, which contains heated air. Suspended beneath is a gondola or wicker basket.
Best places for Hot air Ballooning : Manali-Himachal pradesh, chandor-south Goa, Pushkar and Jaipur-Rajasthan, Kamshet-Maharastra, Taj mahal-Uttar Pradesh, Hampi-Karnataka, Delhi, West Bengal.
Best time for Hot air Ballooning : April to October well preferred to be in early mornings.
Price : 11,000-15,000 per adult (Mostly depends on location)
4. CLIFF JUMPING
Try Cliff jumping from a cliff in Rishikesh is famous. Cliff Jumping is a popular adventure activity in the rugged terrains of Shivpuri. This place is thronged by adventure buffs all through the year. It is definitely a jaw-dropping activity that gives immense pleasure. Therea are also many other places in India which makes you feel wow.
Places for Cliff Jumping : Rishikesh-Uttarkhand, St.Mary's Island-Karnataka, Bheda ghat-Madhya pradesh, Pangal-Telengana, Chaudi-Goa, Krang shuri waterfall-Meghalaya.
Best time for Cliff Jumping : May-September in Mornings and evenings.
Price of cliff jumping : 2,500 INR per head.
Rafting is the most common adventure activity of India. Every adventure enthusiast starts off by setting the foot in the waters for a swift rafting experience. Rishikesh is the ultimate destination for river rafting in India. It is extremely popular amongst youngsters who thrive upon adventure trips or camping trips .Generally used to navigate a river or other body of water. This is often done on whitewater or different degrees of rough water. Dealing with risk is often a part of the experience.
Best Rivers for Rafting in India : Rishikesh, Kullu-Manali, Indus River-Ladakh, Barapole River, Coorg- Beas River, Lohit River- Arunachal Pradesh, Spiti River- Himachal Pradesh, Bhagirathi River- Uttarakhand, Kundalika River- Maharashtra.
Best time for Rafting : March-April, September-November.
Price for Rafting : 600 INR per head (It depends on the distance).
6. HELI SKIING
Heli-skiing, an expensive sport, is done on the slopes around Hanuman Tibba, Rohtang Pass, Deo Tibba and Chandrakhani Pass near Manali. A sortie of mere ten minutes does carry the skier to over 14,000 feet high slopes. It's not a every body sport. Travelling down the steep slopes amidst snow-clad mountains gives you that much desired high and thrill! Rohtang-pass is the most popular skiing slope in the Manali region.
Best place for Heli-Skiing in India : Himachal, Kashmir, Nepal are the places for Heli-Skiing in India.
Best time for Heli-Skiing : January-April.
Price of Heli Skiing : 5,50,000 INR of 7 day package
7. WATER FALL RAPPELLING
Waterfall rappelling, also known as canyoning, is one of Costa Rica's most thrilling and popular adventure sports. The concept is simple: suit up in a harness and belay your way down a waterfall. It involves hiking, climbing. It is a adventure sport that allows you to descend down from a cliff using a rope. Waterfall rappelling, as the name suggests, is descending down from a waterfall using the same technique. With a strong force of water.
Best places for water rappelling : Chelavara Waterfalls, Coorg, Karnataka, Madap Waterfalls, Khopoli, Maharashtra ,Kondana Caves Waterfalls, Karjat, Maharashtra, Bekare Waterfalls, Near Bhivpuri, Maharashtra.
Best time for waterfall rappelling : June-September.
Price for waterfall rappelling : 600 INR per head.
8. WILD LIFE SAFARI
Wildlife sanctuaries in India beautifully preserve and portray the rich biodiversity of the nation. It is surely one of the best adventure activity to be cherished with friends and family. Get closer to the flora and fauna at the popular national parks in India. Every animal lover can spot his favorite creature while wandering in the dense forest. From one-horned rhinos, the Great Indian Bustards to Royal Bengal Tiger, the woodlands of the country are the home to all.
Best places to go for wildlife safari : Nagzira Wildlife Sanctuary, Tadoba National Park, Maharashtra, Kanha National Park, Bandhavgarh National Park, Satpura National Park, Madhya Pradesh ,Sunderbans Jungle Camp, West Bengal ,Periyar Wildlife Scantuary, Thattekad Wildlife Sanctuary, Kerala, Hemis National Park, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir ,Ranthambore National Park, Rajasthan ,Kaziranga National Park, Manas Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, Bharatpur Bird Scantuary, Rajasthan ,Kutch Great Indian Bustard Sanctuary, Gujarat ,Bandipur National Park, Karnataka.
Best time for Wildlife Safari : October to March.
Price for Wildlife safari : 16,500 INR for (1 to 6 person)
9. BUNGEE JUMPING
Bungee jumping is all about having the craze of falling from a breathtaking altitude while being tied with a rope definitely sends chills down the spine. Falling freely and then rebounding makes bungee jumping much more exciting than expected. Satiate your adrenaline rush by trying this fun thing to do in India and make your vacations memorable.
Best places for Bungee Jumping in India : Rishikesh-Uttarakhand, Bangalore-Karnataka, Maharashtra ,Jagdalpur- Chhattisgarh, Goa, Delhi
Best time for Bungee Jumping : September to April
Price for Bungee Jumping : 3,500 INR per head.
10. SCUBA DIVING AND SNORKELING
Scuba diving is a mode of underwater diving where the diver uses an apparatus which is completely independent of surface supply to breathe underwater. Enjoying scuba diving in Goa is not just an activity, it is getting transported into a different world together. Another activity that is acting a crowd-puller is snorkeling in India. Fetch your Full face snorkel Mask and take a look at the underwater world.
Best places for scuba diving in India: Pondicherry, The Andaman Islands ,Netrani Island- Karnataka, Lakshadweep ,Goa ,Tarkarli- Maharashtra
Best time for scuba diving : October to April.
Price for scuba diving : The minimum prices are 4,000 INR per head it mostly depends on places.
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Author: Aanchal Shah
Bio: Aanchal is a student of Computer Science in Bangalore.Apart from being a technlogy enthusiast, she is passionate about literature and has had amazing experiences working with established organisations.She is thrilled to be a part of TripClap.