- For the adventure freaks, neither the stunts of Deadpool nor the thrilling twists in GOT are enough to pump up their adrenaline! Unlike the loquacious ones, the adrenaline seekers step out of their couch and indulge in activities that not only challenge their own limits but also keep their reflexes alive!
- If you are among one of those daredevils and are searching for some adrenaline pumping activities in India, here are 10 of the most sought-after adventure things to do in India. Make sure, you buckle up yourself firmly; these jaw-dropping activities can take you far above the clouds or can take you for a daring dive into the bosom of the sea!
1. Chadar Trek, Ladakh:
Have you seen the magicians walking on water? If yes, you know you have been tricked! But then, if we say, you can walk over the water surface without any tricks or gimmicks in real life, would you believe us? Well, if not, pack your bags and flee to Ladakh during the months of January and February!
During this part of the year, the gurgling Zanskar River in Ladakh freezes down and forms a ‘Chadar’ (blanket) of snow. Also, as all the roadways to Ladakh get shut down in the winters, this frozen river serves as the only way to reach Ladakh. Adventure junkies from across the globe throng the Zanskar Valley to embark on an enthralling trek over the frozen river and pump in some adrenaline.
NOTE: The Chadar Trek is conducted only between January-February with a limited number of trekkers.
2. Bungee Jumping In Rishikesh:
Bountiful nature and the sanctity of Rishikesh need no introduction! One of the most pious destinations among the Hindus, this part of the country is blessed with all the marvels of nature. But, do you know, this scenic place is also one of the most sought-after adventure destinations for bungee jumping in India?
Well, yes! Owing to the towering peaks, rugged locales, and enthralling steeps, Rishikesh serves the purpose of the bungee jumpers; it is, in fact, the only destination for bungee jumping in India! If you have the thirst for thrill and extreme adventure, make it Rishikesh; jump from an exhilarating height of 83m, and feel the adrenaline rush in you!
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3. Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand:
Give wings to your childhood dream of flying high in the sky, but with a twist! Catch the thrill of flying high above the clouds at an astounding height of around 8,000ft while paragliding over the scenic locales of Bhimtal in Uttarakhand, Manali and Bir Billing in Himachal Pradesh.
Have a tryst with the clouds, revel in the aerial views of the towering peaks, lush greeneries, and pump in some adrenalines while paragliding in Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand! Irrespective of whether a beginner or an expert, the company of expert paragliders and guides will make your flight even more exhilarating.
4. River Rafting In Rishikesh:
As the holy Ganga River makes its way through the deep gorges and abysses of the mighty Himalayas, it entices the thrill seekers to embark on river rafting expeditions in Rishikesh. A home to some of the spine-chilling and gruesome rapids in the country, Rishikesh can be called as the river rafting capital in India.
Owing to the rugged and strenuous flow, the ravines in Rishikesh enchant rafters from all across the globe to challenge these splashing waves. If you are craving for some adrenaline rush, visit Rishikesh today and challenge rapids that range between Grade-I to Grade-V; show your rafting skills, manoeuvre and cruise through them to get recharged and regain your reflexes!
5. Scuba Diving in Andaman:
Be it on the land, high in the air, or deep into the sea, India never ceases to amaze the adventure junkies! And for those, who desire to get charged up with an adrenaline rush deep inside the sea, they can make it to the enchanting Havelock and Neil islands in Andaman and indulge in scuba diving!
Bestowed with a mesmerising range of marine life, these two islands are famed as the two best scuba diving destinations in India. Plan a trip to these two magical islands, gear up for an amazing and one of the most adventurous underwater dives of your life; time to boost your adrenaline while under water!
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6. Zip Lining at Neemrana For, Rajasthan:
A cult of an adventure destination in India, Rajasthan is a paradise for the thrill seekers! And the Neemrana Fort in Rajasthan’s Alwar district proves to be one such place that can get your heart pumping like never before!
A home to one of the longest and the most adventurous zip lining circuit in the country, this fortress offers 5 enthralling zip lines that measures around 440m. Irrespective of the circuit you choose - Where Eagles Dare (400m), Qila Slammer (330m), Goodbye Mr Bond (250m), The Big B (175m), and Pussy Galore (90m), you will surely find the much-required adrenaline boost while zip lining at Neemrana Fort.
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7. Roopkund Trek, Uttarakhand:
How about a walk with the dead souls? Sounds exciting, isn't it? Well, if you consider yourself as one of the daredevils, you must make it to Uttarakhand, and embark on the 8-days' Roopkund Trek to encounter this spine-chilling experience!
A trek filled with myths and mysteries, the Roopkund Trek takes you to a crater lake at around 16,000ft in the lap of the Himalayas. And in case, you are still wondering what makes this trek so adventurous, you must know that the lake is filled with hundreds of human skeletons and remains! With the origin of the skeletons being unknown to the outer world, adventure aficionados throng this place to unravel the mysticism of the Roopkund Lake; are you a game for this mysterious trek?
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8. Hot air Balloon Rides in Jaipur and Lonavala:
Starting from childhood to being an adult, we all share a special bond with balloons! Be it while celebrating birthdays or to impress the love of our lives, enjoying festive moments with family or to wish someone good luck, balloons can express our thoughts and emotions!
However, if you happen to visit Jaipur in Rajasthan or Lonavala in Maharashtra, balloons will help you to write an adventurous chapter of your life! Yes, while in these two places, you can enjoy the enthralling hot air balloon rides; fly above the scenic landscapes, delight in the prismatic beauty of these two places and fill your travelogue with some enthralling chapters of your life!
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9. Hampta Pass and Chandratal Lake trek, Manali:
The mighty Himalayas or the 'Mecca' for the adrenaline junkies never disappoints anyone! And while searching for the most enthralling things to do in the Indian Himalayan Ranges, you cannot ignore the exciting and blood-pumping Hampta Pass and Chandratal Lake treks!
The Hampta Pass Trek or the 'Gateways to the Kullu Valley' and Chandratal Trek or the 'Gateway to the Lahaul and Spiti Valleys', both these treks are ranked among the most enthralling treks in India. Embark on these two tours if you are bored with the usual ones, and are craving for as additional adrenaline boost!
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10. Micro Light Flying, Bangalore:
How do you spend your weekend - relaxing, hanging out with friends or draining off a few bottles of Kingfisher? Well, if you ask the same to the thrill seekers in Bangalore, you will definitely get an unusual answer! Unlike in other places, the adventure mongers in Bangalore spend their weekends high in the sky!
Yes, if you happen to be in the 'Garden City of India' on the weekends, you can quench all your thirst for thrill and excitement while flying 4,000ft above the city. Join these exhilarating microlight flying experiences; enjoy the bird's eye view of Bangalore, and pump in some adrenaline in you!
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India is truly a land of wonders and marvels! At AdventurEscape, we combine all the unique experiences across the country and curate some of the most appealing and enthralling experience for our clients. Join us for an amazing and equally adventurous sojourn with us; we will ensure you get to fill in your travelogue with exciting stories to tell the world!