India offers a variety of hair rising and adrenaline rushing adventures, mainly because of its geographic diversity. Adventure sports in India range from trekking on snow capped mountains to scuba diving under the deep blue sea, from desert safaris to forest trails.
Some of the noteworthy destinations for adventure sports in India are:
I. Goa : Probably the most common choice of holidays in India, Goa’s long coast caters to every water sports lover. Be it Wind surfing, Para sailing or even Scuba diving, the smallest state of India has it all. One can also go snorkeling and water skiing here.
II. Kaziranga : The only significant area of conservation of the endangered one-horn Rhinoceros, this world famous National Park also houses tigers, wild boars, etc. Kaziranga offers elephant and jeep safaris along with wildlife watching and birding.
III. The Jim Corbett National Park : Forest trails in this beautiful park include a wide variety of species and it is especially famous for its tiger reserve. Over 450 species of flora and 550 species of fauna have been recorded here, keeping the trial full of adventures.
IV. Gulmarg : Amongst adventure sports, skiing has always been the most popular choice amongst nature lovers. At over 13,000 feet above sea level, Gulmarg’s heli-skiing resort has carved quite a name and is one of the most renowned ones in the continent now. Pine trees, ice capped mountains and a thick covering of snow, all make up to be an alluring experience.
V. Sikkim : The undisclosed land full of valleys and gorges is one of the best places to test your love for trekking. Fresh air, an amazing and scintillating view and nature at its glorious best, Sikkim is ideal for visit in autumns and winters.
VI. Bikaner : Any trip to Rajasthan is incomplete without a camel safari, visiting the rustic villagers or spending nights on the desert. Camel Safaris can last a few hours or even a fortnight. The ideal time to go on a desert safari here would be between September and March.
VII. Ladakh : Apart from the more common biking and trekking, this absolutely pristine Ladakh tourist destination also offers Yak Safari. Experiencing the beautiful valleys and picture perfect horizon of Ladakh is a completely different and breathtaking experience while saddled on a yak.