Top 10 Adventure Destinations in India
The country with twelve bio-geographical zone, varying landscape, culture and evolution can never disappoint you when you want to satisfy the adventure- bug in you. So, are you planning your next trip to pump your adrenaline or indulge in a thrill? Here are the ten places that shall perfectly give you an idea about your next destination:
1. Bandhavgarh National Park
India is known as a land of tigers and this place won’t stop making you believe the same. Located in the Central part of the country this national park is a thrilling experience for people who find it adventurous to be among the wild. One can spot tigers and other wild animals by taking a safari in the National park. Every time you enter the jungle you get to explore it differently. The beauty of the jungle lies in it landscape and the inhabited wild.
The white desert!! Get your gang for a bike riding experience in this place, to feel the breath and awaken the adventure within you. Rafting, Biking, Trekking, Camel Safari, Quad Biking, Kayaking, Jeep Safari are some activities that can add adventure to your trip. The activities are arranged in different months due to the variation in the weather so plan your travel as per your preference.
Located in Uttarakhand, this place is a perfect blend of adventure and spirituality. Blessed with an immense beauty of mountain ranges and the river Mandakini cutting through it, this place should surely fall in ones travel plan. The trek starts from Gaurikund that is famous for hot water sulphur spring. The trekkers can find a continuous view of different mountain ranges throughout the trek, making it indeed a great experience.
4. Rann of Kutch
Another white desert located in Gujarat is a large area with marshy land and astonishing landscape. Though having a scanty vegetation, this place is known for its unique biodiversity and thrives several flora and fauna which are unlikely seen in other landscapes. Animals such as Indian Wild ass, Hyenas, Desert fox, chinkara are found in the landscape. One can take a safari by their own vehicle or rent one to explore. The place is also well known for the Rann Festival that is organised in the winter.
This snow draped place is located in Uttarakhand and is popular as a trip for people who want to adventure and are fond of the nature as well. If skiing and trekking is your next adventure plan, the place is a suitable option for you. Known for its snow covered mountains and clean environment, it is mostly the preferred location among travellers. One can get a clear view of the Nanda Devi peak and several other mountains ranges, the place is also a religious destination.
6. Netrani Island
Off the coast of Karnataka, the Island is located in Arabian Sea and is well known for its crystal clear water and scenic beauty. The island is also known as pigeon island and appears like a heart. The place is popular for scuba diving among travellers. It can be a best replacement for other Islands of the country if one is looking for a pocket friendly trip with same experience. The place being located in Western Ghats, it can be also explored for its biodiversity.
Mostly known for its history and culture this place in Karnataka now has much to offer. The place has come up with several adventurous activities such as Lake Rafting, Cycling, Horse Riding, Trekking, Mountain Camping, Parasailing, Kayaking, etc. The Chamundi hills in Mysore are well known for horse riding whereas the Mysore zoo is another adventure if kids are along with you on the trip.
8. Arunchal Pradesh
One of the seven sisters, the place is famous for its mountain ranges and biodiversity. The place is well known for its rivers. If one is looking for an adventure along the rivers with enjoying the nature at the same time, plan your trip to this beautiful place. Rafting in the Subansari River is one of the purest adventure one can have, as the river passes through lush green forest which is an un-regretted visual treat.
9. Spiti Valley
Dotted by small hamlets and monasteries, this place is located in Himachal Pradesh, bordered by Tibet. It is unique in its own way, with snow peaks and pine forest. It is known for several adventure activities such tracking wildlife, yak safaris from village to village, trekking, mountain biking, and white water rafting. The place provides easy homestays and have a beautiful lit night sky for star gazing.
Located in Western Ghats of Maharashtra, this place is a perfect hill station offers you a perfect adventure in the hills. The hills are known for its paragliding and flying schools and hence have become a hub for activities like parasailing and paragliding. Being under proper guidance of the trainers from the school one can safely take the experience.