Best Adventure Sports To Try In India

Sameera Jagadeesh
May 14, 2019   •  14 views

India is a country which is fast emerging as a favoured destination for adventure sport because of its mind-boggling geographical diversity and varied landscape.

The mountains, beaches, oceans and deserts which is everything that is needed for adventure sports.

Though some of the adventures sports are very new to India like Scuba diving and snorkelling Ballooning and Paragliding etc., few places in India are well-known for its kind of adventures and traditional sports such as Rock climbing, trekking and Jallikattu.

Now, Let's see the best adventure sports to try out in India

1. Skiing :

Pahalgam, Gulmarg – Jammu and Kashmir, Solang Nala, Manali, Narkanda – Himachal Pradesh, Auli, Munsiyari – Uttaranchal, these are the best places in India for skiing because of its ample snow formations and beautiful slopes make the place a heavenly scene for skiing in the winters.

These places are famous for conducting many types of winter games, especially skiing.
Skiing is the major attractions of these places along with ice-skating in frozen lakes and hiking in deep valleys.

2. Mountain Biking or Cycle Trekking :

Mountain Biking is cycling through snow-covered mountains, downhill of valleys, rugged terrains and through banks of surreal rivers.

The stunning bike treks surrounded by beautiful flora-fauna, valleys, and hills, add to the excitement of mountain biking.

Munnar in Kerala, Manali-let in Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Coorg in Karnataka, Spiti valley in Shimla are the best places to go mountain biking in India, as every place offers different types of climate and conditions.

3. Paragliding :

4. Hot air ballooning :

Hot Air Balloon rides are a general idea of fun at foreign locales, but having one in India is as amusing as it sounds!

The concept may have taken its own good time to initialize in India, today you can find many places that offer hot air balloon rides, which tower some amazing sceneries.

It is the best to way to feast upon the bird's-eye view of the place. It also allows people to explore the unknown and breathtaking places in India.

Jaipur, Delhi, Agra, Pushkar are the best places in India for this.

5. River Rafting :

River rafting or white water rafting is one of the most popular water sports in India. This heart-pumping adventure-filled activity lets you take a plunge in the wild waters, and fill yourself up with thrill and adventure.

River Rafting is one of the most popular adventure sports in India. It provides an exotic location for tourists who love the peaceful ambience and to those who believe in hardcore adventure activities. It is a fun-filled activity that lets you plunge into the awesomeness that life has to offer and shun the hectic boredom once in a while.

Zanskar, Manali, Rishikesh (Uttarakhand), Coorg, Brahmaputra are the best places in India for River Rafting.