Top 10 adventurous things to do in India
1. Chadar Trek
Travelers who are seeking some good adventure treks then Chadar Trek is absolutely the one makes your trekking journey the most memorable. As your trekking will not take place on normal hill routes and terrain but to a surprise you will be trekking on a frozen river in Ladakh. The amazing panoramic view of white sheet of snow lying in front that doesn’t have any end is just spell bounding. You have to keep your nerves on this trek, and keep your wits too, since the trek could be very slippery.
Keep enjoying the beauty and charisma of the surrounding natural beauty, you can capture all this in your handi-cam or normal cameras to enjoy later on
2. Jungle safari in Jim Corbett National Park
The thought of sighting a Great Indian Tiger in its own domain is not less than any thrilling adventure. Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand is one of the most famous tiger reserves in India. It is also India’s oldest wildlife sanctuary nestling in the forests of Himalayas. There are other species of animals and birds that one can sight while taking a jeep safari or elephant safari in the dense forests. Take a many good staying options inside the reserve with all modern facilities and luxury, you need to do advance booking.
3. Dune Bashing in Rajasthan
Another thrilling and most ravishing adventure activity that one can indulge is Sand bashing on the mountainous sand dunes of Rajasthan.
Sam sand dunes in Jaisalmer are the ideal place for jeep safari. The jeep takes you up and down on steep slopes of dunes, many a times making you feel as if the jeep might tumble any time on the slope, but believe it, it is a an experience in itself. There is another way of enjoying the sand dunes, by hopping on up to the slopes and reaching the top to enjoy the sun set point. Coming done is just amazing as it will not take any effort, you just need to slide down just like a child who slides down a swing. The rugged ride brings out the child in you.
4. Rafting in Rishikesh
River rafting is the most popular adventure activities that is promoted by India Tourism. An adventure trip of India cannot be complete without you indulging in the most thrilling activity of rafting in Rishikesh. The destination is best suited for white water rafting in India. You can opt for Grade III and Grade IV rapids in River Ganga here that you are comfortable with. Besides rafting, there are other adventure activities that you can indulge in such as trekking and mountain climbing, or even bungee jumping.
5. Trekking and Mountaineering
India is full of various adventurous trekking routs up the Mountain terrain and through the natural vegetations. The most challenging treks you will get in Himalayan region, that passes through the ancient places , rural villages perching on the great heights of Himalayas. For enthusiastic mountaineers, Stok Kangri or Kang Yatse in Ladakh are the most exciting trek peaks to be climbed for a thrilling experience.
6. Heli Skiing in Manali
Skiing is a most thrilling winter sports offered by Himachal tourism India. If you want to enjoy snow then skiing is the best option that gives you really adventurous experience, even if you don’t have the technical skills to do it properly. For ski lovers and for the beginners, there is heli skiing opportunity in Manali. There are some incredible slopes in the upper reaches of the valley of Rohtang Pass another famous skiing destination.
7. Hot air ballooning
This adventure sports is also becoming very popular among the adventure seekers in India.
Rajasthan offers hot air balloon tours over the cities where you can have a bird eye view of famous forts and palaces of the region from a great height. The splash of strong winds and the goose bumps that you experience right at the top is an experience in itself.
8. Caving in Meghalaya
The city offers a tour of about 1000 different caves that are formed due to heavy rainfall and limestone deposits in the region. This has actually resulted in to a network of caves, that kept on getting wider and wider with the passage of time. Exploring caves could be really an adventure thrill as you need to pass through the narrow path ways, escaping from the rocks shoots or at time from small water drains on the ceilings or on the side walls of the caves. There are some really difficult caves to explore in Meghalaya, and which require you to be fit and fine and some technical training aswell.
9. Snorkeling with Elephant
You must have enjoyed an elephant safari or a ride on an elephant specially in wild life national parks and zoos but Snorkeling with Elephant is totally a different experience. Andaman tourism organize various trips where you can go snorkeling with an elephant. Rajan, the snorkeling elephant, is a resident of Havelock Island. It will take you to you underwater where you encounter the beautiful world of marine life.
10. Camel Safari in Ladakh
A camel safari of Ladakh is a unique adventure ride specially when it happens on a rare, double humped back camel, in freezing temperatures, it does make for an adventurous experience. Camel safari tours are organized on the sand dunes between Deskit and Hunder villages. The snow capped Himalayan ranges and the panoramic view of the valley makes it like a complete fairy tale experience.