Have you ever given a thought to adventures like trekking and mountaineering, rafting and kayaking, paragliding, water sports, auto-rickshaw rampaging, hot-air ballooning, mountain biking, and heli-skiing? When there are so many opportunities out there, why spend your free time at home, watching television and performing regular chores? Come out to experience the vast irregularity of nature and challenge yourself with twists of ridges, deep depths of water and high heights above the ground. Now, there are many who after reading this will get ants in their pants and question me “Are these all possible in India?” Yes, you have an ample number of opportunities for each kind of adventure you choose. Now get ready to go to your dream places, with bells on! Here are a few adventures and their corresponding travel destinations in India.
1. Rafting And Kayaking
If you have truthful escapade on your mind, then nothing should stop you from white water rafting. On your kayaking expedition in India, you get a good blend of the charming scenery of pristine beaches and judder all along your travel. The commendatory places for this kind of adventure are the Himalayan region including Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, and Sikkim. In fact, the white water rafting in the Mhadei river in Goa is perfect for beginners which you can opt to go between July and September. During monsoon season, Goa takes an altogether different form on a deserted coast. Mhadei river possessing a low class of rapids makes herself suitable for even people who absolutely don’t have a stint about swimming. This adventurous trip will start from Valpoi, located a little farther from the capital city Panaji. I am sure this rafting experience in India will encourage you further to have more of such in your near future.
2. Auto Rickshaw Rampaging
Have you ever wondered how it would feel like to drive an auto-rickshaw across busy cities of India? Now, it’s time to drop your imagination and fly to the south to experience this unusual adventure. Chennai Event Management Services helps many people to fulfill this uncommon desire. Driving a tuk-tuk across cities of Goa, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Maharastra will definitely give you stories to cherish throughout your life. To summarise, it will be a wonderful and hilarious experience while serving society at the same time.
3. Hot Air Ballooning
Who has not dreamt of hot air ballooning at Napa Valley, Cappadocia, Bagan, and Luxor? I bet you can get almost a similar experience hot air ballooning at India in Goa, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pushkar, Lonavala in Maharastra and Hampi in Karnataka. How stirring it would be having your favorite exotic dish amidst the air with clouds nearer and taking pics with the city underneath? I know you can’t just stop yourself from bouncing off the walls. I am sure you will change your perspective about India after having this experience. You will feel lucky to be in a calm, peaceful and colorful country.
4. Mountain Biking
Imagine yourself riding amidst the meadows and pasture lands, observing the lifestyle of mountaineers, crossing the rocky roads and inhaling the fresh mountain air! I know your reaction after picturizing all these has reached fever pitch. So, why stop yourself? The next time you feel like going somewhere, pack your bags with maps and a route description and set yourself out to Shimla, a 750Kms extended trail. It’s best to venture between October to November. Shimla possessing a wide terrain allows bikers to have an ample number of roads to tread. It offers you with predominantly cool temperature and a congenial atmosphere. So, your trip for mountain biking in India will be no less than an adventure on Colorado trail in Denver city.
5. Heli Skiing
This is a very rarely chosen adventure. If you are someone who likes taking the road not taken, this is the one for you. You will be challenged with difficult terrains but not to worry as you will be airlifted by a helicopter for crossing difficult slopes and mountain tops. Manali in Himachal Pradesh and Srinagar in Kashmir will give you an unparalleled Heli skiing experience of snow, freezing cold air and steep slopes. You should not think twice before opting for this one if you are a hardcore traveler seeking challenges all along your way.
Who does not love travelling? The only constraint for most of us is finance for pursuing this but if you can plan real adventure trips in India itself, why stop yourself? Go ahead, plan your holidays with adventure trips like the ones mentioned above and return to your workplace full of enthusiasm and energy.
Rohit being a globetrotter shares his views about ultimate adventure travel destinations in India on TransIndiaTravels to help people plan their holidays. Hope you have a wonderful adventure! Best of luck!