Adventure sports is for those who enjoy an adrenaline kick. Of course, such sports are offered in many places as recreational activities. On weekends or for a vacation destination you can go to one and enjoy yourself to the fullest.
Here are some unique and wonderful sports that can be experienced in India.
India has several mountain ranges from Himalayas to Vindhyas to Nilgiris and so on. Each of these hilly areas conduct trekking expeditions, and no doubt millions have taken part in them and reveled in the experience, carrying back sweet memories with them. Trekking in Arunachal Pradesh at the foothills of the Himalayas, laden with mystic valleys, tapered and enthralling passes, astounding terrains, puzzling trails can really be gratifying.
2. White River Rafting
Crossing a river using a raft is really a challenging activity and offered across many spots, especially in north India. The best place to experience this leisure activity is at Rishikesh. Get soaked in the river and experience the thrills of the ride-along while viewing the beauty of the lush green landscape.
3. Sea Walking
Underwater sea walking is a new attraction offered in the Andaman Islands. Those who have been here but have missed this adventure can make a plan to visit this island again. This kind of an underwater walk allows you to explore the seabed, view all the flora and fauna, a variety of fish, magnificent corals and lots more that the ocean floor has to offer
4. Jeep Safari in Gir
The jeep safari is a one-of-a-kind offering in Gir Park. Just ride away in the jeep in the wilderness and watch the lions in their natural habitat. Watching how they wait to pounce on their prey, how they hunt and do all the activities, all from the open rooftop, is really fantastic.
Another adventurous activity is hiking. The challenging terrains, rugged trails, narrow passes and evergreen forests in the slopes of the Himalayas, in the Himachal Pradesh region, offer an excellent prospect for people who love some ecstasy amidst nature. The mesmerizing beauty of the landscape will leave you spellbound.
6. Wind Surfing
Numerous adventure sports can be enjoyed in India and one of them is wind surfing. A perfect place to have a go at this is Baga Beach, Goa. This water sport is performed using a windsurfing board, which is extremely exciting.
One of the most thrilling experiences amidst nature and is really adventurous is camping. The ideal place for this is Coorg in Karnataka. This charming place offers some enthralling destinations for camping and experiencing life amidst nature. You almost lead a life of a nomad. What is more thrilling and exciting than this?
Rohit Agarwal is a traveler who writes for Trans India Travels