Nothing enthralls an adventure tourist more than an adrenaline rush. The feel of waves splashing, the fear of jumping from an airplane, bike rides on challenging roads leaves the best of us on a high like no other. India features several opportunities for adventure sports which not only an adventure seeker but anyone should go for it once in a lifetime. Besides, one can always learn new things and explore while going on an adventure. If you are interested, here is a list of 8 must-visit adventure destinations: –
1. Motorcycle Ride – Ladakh
Ladakh has one of the most beautiful, yet dangerous landscapes in the country. Going on a bike trip with your partner or friends is the best way to explore the countryside. The best way to enter Ladakh is to go from Manali through Rohtang pass. On the way, there would be lots of solo travelers or group travelers whom you could join to cover the dangerous rocky roads which make it one of the must-visit adventure destinations.
2. Flyboarding – Goa
There is more to Goa than all the beaches and resorts. For a little bit of adventure, there are beaches which provide flyboarding which is a bit more fun than dangerous. That being said, one should always try to explore anything new and flyboarding is such an adventure sport!
3. Parasailing – Kerala
Parasailing in Kerala gives you the eagle’s eye aerial view of the beach in Payyambalam which goes as high as 300 ft. From there, one can get a whole panoramic view of the Arabian sea which is one of the wonderful experiences one can have from any adventure sports.
4. Ziplining – Sanget
Though India has several ziplines, the zig-zag zipline at Skyview Patnitop is a zipline like no other. It offers 9 wires hosted by 10 poles with a per hour capacity of 25 people. You not only can experience the thrill like no other, while you zip with a scenic setting of J&K in the backdrop. Guests are first given a demo by the in-house instructors and then can proceed towards the actual zipline. The zipline adheres to the highest safety standards and ensures that adventure seekers have an experience like no other.
5. Caving – Meghalaya
Caving is one of the most amazing adventure activities in the world. In India, the best caving experience is available in Meghalaya, consisting of many fascinating which should come in every adventure seeker’s must-visit adventure destinations bucket list. Situated between waterfalls and dense jungles, the caves are quite mysterious yet delightful to explore. With over 1200 caves to explore, most of the caves are located in Shrong Rim area and the best season for caving is from November to March.
6. Skydiving – Mysore
Skydiving, without any doubt, is one of the most amazing adventure sports considering the thrill and rush it offers. Mysore is the best place for skydiving in India which can be performed individually as well as In groups. It gives a different feel to take a free fall from 35000 ft and landing safely to the ground. The aerial view can give a panoramic full view of Mysore city.
7. Rock Climbing – Madhya Pradesh
With a delightful landscape, the Satpura mountain range in Madhya Pradesh provides an exhilarating rock climb adventure. Among Satpura, there are many other areas in Madhya Pradesh like Pachmarhi, Jabalpur, and Chanderi which also facilitate the rock-climbing experience. There are also interesting activities which people can enjoy such as stone games and hiking.