For all the adventure enthusiasts out there.
Ditch the monotonous life of work-office-party and get your hands on some real adventure out there. Getaway from 9 to 5 life and take a break which will need you to stay active more than 12 hours a day without actually tiring you mentally. Don’t miss out on the best adventure destinations in India, which will complete the best trip the adrenaline in you is looking for. We bring you some of the coolest destinations for adventure sports in India which will bring out the adventure craving beast in you and your group.
Caving in Meghalaya
Meghalaya has one of the most captivating caves which makes it the best destination in India for caving. Located among the green lush forests and enchanting waterfalls these caves will take your breath away with awe. Pack some safety gear, a lot of stuff along with some food while you plan to go explore these caves with your group. Or enrol in groups which are being guided by some experts in this field. You can also consider Aurangabad caves in Maharasthra, Badami in Karnataka, Araku Valley in Vishakhapatnam for some more caving expeditions.
While in Goa it is a must to head for some water fun. It is one of the best places in India for adventure sports. Launching of fly board has leapt the water sports here. Banana Beach in Goa is known to offer this sport for you to take part in. With the help of some training and expert guides, you can involve in this activity following all the safety precautions required.
Flying Fox, Goa
Flying above the green high hills, rivers and valleys feel like a scene out of any Hollywood movie? You can try this too with this adventure sport of flying fox. A high lying rope tied to the two opposite mountain tops holds you and you swing from one end to another isn’t that exciting? This will make your vacation a lot of fun as well as adventurous leaving you craving for more. One can also enjoy mountaineering, trampoline, and a few other water sports in Kerala. The adventure activity of Flying Fox can also be taken part in other parts of the country such as Neemrana in Rajasthan, Rishikesh in Uttrakhand, Kikar in Punjab.
Motorcycle Touring, Shimla to Leh
Ladakh is an ultimate destination for an adventure of a lifetime. If you would like to explore the best landscapes and countryside views of high valleys and passes then you must go on a motorbike tour with your group of friends or even that perfect match bae of yours. You can plan this by yourself with your gang or also join some major motorbike expeditions which take place quite often especially in this route. This is one challenging activity you can take part in which also reward you with immense pleasure and unmatchable views of wonders of nature. Also consider other places like Thar Desert, Spiti Valley, and Kochi-Munnar trail for some beautiful places motorbike touring.
Skydiving, Mysore, Karnataka
If you have ever desired to fly free like a bird then this is your opportunity to make it come true. Mysore in Karnataka offers the best services for skydiving with expert guides. While you take part in this thrilling and adventurous activity you can have a wonderful sight of blue sky and utmost greenery lounged across the valley.
Scuba Diving, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Barren Island in Andaman and Nicobar Islands which is secluded and tranquil gives you an adventurous scuba diving experience. You can get a view of coral gardens and basalt formations that diving into these crystal clear waters that will remain a memorable experience for you. Andaman and Nicobar Islands have other water sports activities too which are quite thrilling and adventurous apart from Scuba Diving. Other places you can try Scuba diving in India include Goa, Lakshadweep Islands, and Pondicherry.
You can get some amazing ariel view of blue waters and beach while sailing over it in the sky through this activity. Payyambalam beach offers this in Kerala where you can experience this thrilling activity, watch the blue Arabian Sea while in air being up to 300 ft. You can take up this adventure activity in Goa also which is no less fascinating.
Bungee Jumping, Uttarakhand
Rishikesh the adventure hub of India offers this adventure sport of Bungee Jumping from a podium at 83-meters. This is the highest in India which will let you soak in the pristine views of green Himalayan mountains and the mighty Ganges. You can involve in other adventure activities too in Rishikesh such as rafting, kayaking, paragliding, mountain climbing, and cliff jumping. You can also try this adventurous activity at other places like Lonavala in Maharashtra, Delhi, and Bangalore in Karnataka.
Bir Billing is one of the popular adventure destinations in India which has specifically gained the limelight because of this particular sport of Paragliding. It is a small town set in the green mountains near Baijnath in Himachal Pradesh. After Chamonix in Europe Bir is the second-highest paragliding in the world. The whole credit of people visiting this town goes to this adventure sport. Enjoy the panoramic views from the sky which looks no lesser than a place in Europe while you are gliding up in the sky. You can take up this activity in Solang Valley at Manali and Kamshet as well.
Rock-Climbing, Madhya Pradesh
Satpura mountain range in Madhya Pradesh provides an opportunity for excellent rock climbing extravaganza. If you and your group enjoy rock climbing and activities alike head to this bold terrain of Satpura other places in Madhya Pradesh like Chanderi, Pachmarhi, and Jabalpur. This is an extremely interesting and a bit strenuous activity requiring you to have good physical strength.
Roopkund Trek, Uttarakhand
This is a heaven for the trekkers but with a twist of horror. You shall find hundreds of human skeletons scattered across as you trek this path to the glacial Roopkund Lake, especially near the edge. There is a legend associated with it too which the locals believe but it makes even more adventurous and mysterious with such a path. There are many treks in this state which boast as one of the best adventure sports destinations in India. You can also consider Zanskar-Chaddar Trek in Ladakh, Kalka-Kasauli Trek, and Naga Tibba Trek making if such adventures fascinate you.
An adventure still at its younger phases in India which has caught popularity lately. If water sports is your kind of adventure then this must be tried. It is handled single-handedly making use of small, narrow watercraft impelled by a double-bladed propeller. Devprayag in Uttarakhand is one of the destinations providing this sport of Kayaking as an adventure activity. Kayaking can also be tried in Rishikesh and Lakshwadeep Islands.
Mountain Biking, Sikkim
Riding a mountain on a bike is the best way to escape into the wilderness. Avid cyclists will know the thrill of mountain biking and there are a number of trails to satisfy your hunger of adventure in Sikkim. You can choose among the trails based on your grade and level of difficulty. The hills of Sikkim, West Bengal and Ladakh exciting paths for you to ride. Choose easier trials if you are a beginner. Other such destinations for cycling also include Tawang La Cycling Expedition, Manali-Leh Cycling.
White Water Rafting, Arunachal Pradesh
The rapid currents of Subansiri are a perfect experience of thrill in Arunachal Pradesh. You can also choose to do this in the most famous place for rafting, Rishikesh, Jia Bharoli in Assam and Mandovi River in Goa. Pack up for the adventure with a group of friends or family, follow the safety precautions and get gearing through the currents.
Try your hands on surfing at Kovalam one of the best places offering this adventure sport as it houses a surf school. So plan a holiday long enough to learn surfing like a pro if this is what interests. This sea offers thrilling waves even for the pros to thrill on the surfing adventure. Apart from this Kovalam is a budget destination for a great escape. You can try this sport in Goa, Kanyakumari, and Rameshwaram too.