With bounty of untouched adventure spots in India, it is undoubtedly a haven for adventure lovers. Endowed with myriad of stunning attractions, splendid mountains, lovely hilly regions, exciting adventure activities and diverse cultures, the country take you to a roller coaster ride of natural beauty. It invites you to explore the unexplored destinations and get mesmerized by paying a visit to the fabulous attractions. In India, adventure tourism would just not make you familiar with the local cultures and tourist spots, but also makes your journey exciting by letting you indulge in various thrilling activities
India offers a bunch of diverse adventure opportunities including kayaking, rock climbing and rafting. Here we have mentioned few of the popular adventure holiday activities in the country:
Trekking tours in India are popular among folks in India as well as abroad. The country offers some of the finest trekking routes in the mighty Himalayan Ranges. Some of the popular trekking destinations include Roopkund Trek in Garhwal Himalayas, Chadar (Frozen River) Trek in Ladakh and Chandrashila Trek. Sikkim is yet another favorite destination for trekking tours in India.
Motor Biking & Cycling
One of the most challenging adventure activities in the great Indian Himalayas is mountain biking and cycling. India offers various rugged and unbeaten tracks for riding your hot wheels. However, it is essential to pack all the safety gears before undertaking this adventure sport. Himachal Pradesh, Ladakh and Uttrakhand are some of the best destinations for motor biking & cycling in India.
Flying free like a bird high in the sky is one of your dreams then paragliding is surely your cup of tea. In India, Kangra and Manali in Himachal Pradesh and Khandala in Maharashtra are some of the best spots for undertaking paragliding.
White Water Rafting
If you adventurous enough, then do try your hands on white water rafting that would take you to the extreme levels of adventure. Rafting along the rapid water waves is definitely a thrilling experience. Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Ladakh and Himachal Pradesh are among the few popular places for water rafting in India.
The sheer excitement of mountain biking thrills the people who have ever tried it in their lives. As soon as you sit down on the saddle and begin pedaling, it would turn into an obsession to master the exciting art of mountain biking. And India with its great wealth of majestic mountains offers multiple opportunities to the cycling enthusiasts.
The mighty Himalayas in the country encompass some of the best cycling routes that a passionate cyclist seeks for in the adventure trip. Mountain biking at the great Himalayas is a lifetime experience for all those adventure crazy people who love to explore the not so frequently visited routes and unbeaten tracks of India. Some of the best Indian places to go on a mountain bike tour are penned down here:
Offering glorious surroundings, mountain biking in Garhwal Himalayas is a dream of many cycling enthusiasts out there. Bringing out that hidden explorer from you, cycling on Garhwal routes would be the perfect blend of great fun, adventure and thrill.
Himachal Pradesh is certainly among the favorite cycling destinations in India. This exotically beautiful state offers plethora of easy introductory cycling trails to try your hands on. Parts of Kangra, Jammu, Bilaspur and Hamirpur in the state offer some of the best mountain bike riding tracks to the adventurers.
With its little-off track areas at high altitude, Ladakh is the most popular and leading mountain biking destination in India. The 475 km journey starting from Manali to Leh is a big challenge for cycling enthusiasts. Passing through four high passes during the route is a real adventure for riders.
Sikkim with its surreal natural beauty offers stunning backdrops to the cycling enthusiasts while they enjoy riding through the rugged and dramatic terrain. Adventure lovers will experience the beauty of countryside, diverse flora & fauna, the alluring Sikkimese lifestyle as they meander through the gorgeous green hills and valleys.
So, if you are all set to indulge in this adventure sport, October to December would be the best time to hit the Indian mountain biking tracks. Rest assured for all the fun and adventure as it comes your way on the Indian mountain routes.