With endless thrilling sports, fascinating activities and life challenging exercises, India has won its spurs as an epicentre for adventure tourism. Millions of adventure buffs book flights to India every year to win over their scariest fears.
India has for long been flocked by those looking for entrancing spells of pleasure on fascinating holidays to de-tox and de-stress mind body and soul. When it comes to Tourism, India showcases distinct kaleidoscopic diversity that not only stuns travellers with bountiful natural, historical and cultural attractions, but also with a profusion of adrenaline pumping activities at many adventure holiday spots that the country holds in its folds.
The vivacious country offers a wide range of adventure spots ranging from trekking and skiing in the Himalayas to camel and jeep safaris in the deserts of Rajasthan, from white water rafting on the Ganges to paragliding in the hill state of Himachal and much more. Adventure holidays in India arouse the soul of travellers of all budgets and tastes booking flights to India. Here is some information on the top adventure sports in India.
River Rafting is an integral part of the adventure tourism in India and entices adventurers from far and wide for a thrilling experience. Rishikesh is the most popular river rafting spot in India. Riding the fast currents of the Ganges and doing some of the most popular and challenging rapids pumps the adrenaline and gives a great high. The destination plays host to hordes of white water rafting enthusiasts - amateurs and pros - booking flights to India to relish this riveting sport. Other famous and much admired river rafting spots in and around India are the rivers of Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh, Assam and Nepal.
With unceasing towering peaks and mountains, India has for long been a popular hub for mountaineering attracting professional and passionate mountain climbers desiring to conquer another peak as well as amateurs who want to test their limits and feel a high. The sky piercing and unparalleled ranges of Himalayas always emerge as unrivalled king and bestow unblemished adventure and exuberant experience. The various Himalayan peaks including Nanda Devi, Kamet, Dunagiri etc are considered to be the most challenging trails and symbolize the extreme of adventure in India. Other famous trekking and mountaineering spots in the country include Kanheri Caves, Badami, Kolkata, and peaks of Himachal Pradesh which lure hordes of adventure buffs to book cheap flights to India.
The country offers numerous options for ballooning for travellers to relish its mind-boggling beauty as seen from a bird’s eye. Ballooning at Delhi at the Balloon Club is quite popular among the travellers booking airline tickets to India. The ‘Balloon Fair’ organized by the club in the month of November is fascinating and lures droves of adventurous holidaymakers to book tickets for cheap flights to India. Although, commercial ballooning is not yet common in India, the sport is gaining popularity and joy rides at such other destinations as Bangalore, Jaipur, Dehradun and Guwahati offer fantastic experience.
India is home to some of the most popular water sports destinations. The paradise for beach lovers, Goa is the most fascinating to partake in thrilling water sports such as snorkelling, scuba diving, swimming, etc. An amazing gateway to the most beautiful beaches, Goa stays on the top of the itinerary of the travellers booking flights to India. Other island destinations of India such as Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshwadeep also offer some great water sports activities.