India’s Top 10 Adventure Sports Destinations and Experiences

top 10 Adventure Sports Destinations

People are always curious about new things. They are always searching for new places to visit, be it a village or a new high-class state. People are always trying to search for something new. Adventure sports are something that will excite most of the population. India is a land of diversity, where you can find mountains, rivers, deserts, plains, and beaches. Etc. Every location has something special in it which attracts tourists. This diversity has given rise to many adventure sports eventually leading to increasing the economy. In this article we will discuss about 10 adventure sports in India and where you can enjoy them

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1. River rafting

River rafting

Rishikesh is well known for its pilgrim tours. Apart from this, river rafting is one such activity which you will enjoy in Rishikesh. There are 13 exciting river rapids present there. Rishikesh located in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand, is an ideal place for river rafting. To experience river rafting, you can visit the place from the middle of September to the middle of June. The approximate cost will be around Rs 1500 to 2500. 

 

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2. Bungee Jumping

Bungee Jumping

The most thrilling and adventurous sport, which gained huge popularity in India, is Bungee Jumping. If you are a person who loves adventure, who has a heart full of courage, you must go bungee jumping. Rishikesh is also providing the opportunity for its visitors to enjoy this breathtaking sport. The best season you can do Bungee jumping is between February to March and then from August to October. The approximate cost will be around Rs 1800 to 3500, per person.

 

3. Scuba Diving 

Scuba Diving

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Enjoying the view deep in the sea is another exciting sport you can go for. The Andaman Islands provide an excellent opportunity to do scuba diving. The Havelock Island and the Neil Islands are famous for scuba diving in India. The view of the beautiful corals, underwater caves, and the light blue crystal clear water filled with stunning tropical aquatic animals makes the journey even more exciting and thrilling. You can visit this place throughout the year but try to avoid the monsoons. The approximate cost will be around Rs 3500 to 5000, per person.

 

4. Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

It is considered to be one of the hardest adventure sports. The vast landscape of India with the presence of various mountains and hills, will allow you to do rock climbing. Hampi, in Karnataka, is a popular destination for rock climbers. It consists of various granite rocks as well as huge boulders to conquer.

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5. Paragliding

Bir Billing is famous for paragliding. It is also known as the Paragliding capital of India. It is located in the Dhauladhar Ranges of the Himalayas. This is the best place which offers paragliding with various options like short, medium or long flights. If you are willing to go paragliding then, Bir Billing is a must-place. The best time to visit Bir Billing is from October to the middle of June. The approximate cost will be around Rs 3500 to 5500, per person.

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6. Zip lining

Another breathtaking sport is Zip Lining. It is also known as Flying fox. This includes hanging on a single pipeline with only a hook attached to form the support and crossing an entire stretch of land.  Munnar will provide you with one of the most exciting zip-lining experiences. It is open from September to November and from January to March. The approximate cost will be around Rs 200 to 500, per person.

 

7. Skydiving

It is considered to be one of the most popular, adventurous, and breathtaking sports. This includes falling from a great height in the sky and landing with the help of a parachute. This will not only make you feel adventurous but also will give you an amazing view. Amby Valley is allowing you to gain a thrilling experience of this sport. This is a bit costly turning around Rs 25,000 to 30,000 per person. This sport will provide you with a lifetime experience.

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8. Mountain Biking

Biking along the edges of the mountains is another breathtaking moment for every adventure lover. Ladakh tops the list when it comes to mountain biking. Riding bicycles with narrow and small passes with the wind in the opposite direction is a combination of happiness and adrenaline rush for adventure lovers. This is a bit costly turning around Rs 30,000 to 40,000 per person.

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9. Skiing

Auli located in Uttarakhand is known for its snow-covering lands, which seem to be specially designed for skiing. Even if you are a beginner or a trained skiing specialist, everybody can try skiing here. During winter it is most populated between December to February. The approximate expense will be around Rs 7500 to 15000.

 

10. Canyoning

This is the most difficult adventure sport. Canyoning requires a person who is a powerhouse, has a lot of stamina, and most importantly has a strong heart to face difficulties. If you possess such qualities then among many places, Dandeli must be on your bucket list. October to January is the most favorable time you should visit and give Canyoning a try. It is not that costly with only Rs 1000 to 2000 per person. 

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Adventure sports are loved by many but only a few can visit and experience them. This article has all the names of the top 10 places famous for adventure sports along with the pricing details. So, what to wait for, pack your bags and fulfill your dreams by experiencing these above-mentioned adventure spots and making a memory of them for a lifetime.

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