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Adventurous places to visit in India


Life itself is a fun-filled adventure where we come across alternate twists and turns. Travelling is the best activity that helps us to find quick relief from our hectic schedules. India being blessed with an extensive land diversity, planning an adventurous trip here is something you should never miss on. Indian adventurous locations are characterized by high peaks, fascinating rivers, arduous mountain ranges, exotic wildlife. So, if you are ready to ditch in the boredom of your 9 to 5 routine, here’s a bucket list of adventurous destinations in India –

Uttarakhand –

Nestling at the Himalayan foothills, Uttarakhand is a heaven for all the adventure buffs. The rugged and mountainous topography of the region is enough to keep your adrenaline pumping till the last minute of your stay there. It has got transcending Himalayan pinnacles, murmuring streams, and profound chasms to take you to the next level of a thrilling tour in the north. If you are crazy enough to face the extremities of the mighty Himalayas or slide over a sheet of snow, Uttarakhand is calling you for your next vacation break.

Things to do in Uttarakhand –

White water rafting, lakeside camping, bungee jumping, trekking, cliff jumping, boating, wildlife safari, paragliding, and rock climbing.

Best adventurous places in Uttarakhand –

Rishikesh – White water rafting

Mukteshwar&Ranikhet – Paragliding

Auli – Skiing

Deoria Tal & Corbett National Park – Camping

Corbett National Park & Haridwar – Elephant Safari

Coorg – 

Blessed with a lush green coffee plantation and numerous spice estates, the land of Coorg is often overlooked as an adventurous destination. Travelers usually consider Coorg as a perfect place to escape the heat of summers or their hectic schedules. Entitled as Indian Scotland, Coorg is actually much more beyond our expectations. If you’ve got a brave heart and are ready to witness the pumping of your adrenaline, Coorg is your next bucket list destination in India.

Things to do in Coorg –

Camping, River rafting, jeep safari, trekking, ziplining, microlight flight, elephant spotting, strolling along the coffee plantations, hiking, spice estate walk, and quad biking.

Best adventurous places in Coorg –

Here are some Coorg tourist places you must visit if your heading towards it-

Suntikoppa Post – Quad Biking

Dubare Elephant Camp - River Rafting

Pushpagiri&Kottabetta – Trekking

Cauvery River Basin – Microlight Flight

Madikeri – Water Rappelling

Kote Betta – Cycling tour

Mumbai –

For ages, the financial capital of India has always remained as one of the dreaming delights of travelers. From night clubs to ancient architecture and monuments to historical landmarks to street chaat, Mumbai has it all. But are you aware of the fact that Mumbai has got a different dimension to its tourist aspect? If not, you should surely witness the adventurous side of Mumbai.

Things to do in Mumbai –

Cave tour, historical landmark tour, stroll through the beaches, sailing in Mumbaikar style, Bollywood tour, a day out for street food, South Mumbai cycling tour, and Mumbai pub crawl.

Best adventurous places in Mumbai –

Here are some best Tourist Places in Mumbai

Girgaum Chowpatty – Powerboat ride, sailing, and kayaking

Gateway of India Dock – Sail through the water currents of Arabian Sea

Water kingdom or Aquaimagica – Amuse with the never-ending water rides

Pawan Hans Helipad – Helicopter tour

Andheri &Lower Parel – Adventure games

Phoenix Market City – Fly a plane

Manori – Fishing

Andaman –

Blessed with sunny skies, turquoise waters, and golden beaches, Andaman is not only what you’ve got to know about it. Apart from the sightseeing tours, Andaman has got its own adventurous flavor. Hop in at Andaman at any time of the year, and you are surely going to find one or another exciting activity to keep you engaged for a long haul.

Things to do in Andaman –

Snorkeling, capture bioluminescence, scuba diving, banana boat ride, glass-bottom boat ride, parasailing, swim with the Elephants, ride a seaplane, trekking, and nature walks.

Best adventurous places in Andaman –

Mongluton Rubber Plantations – Nature Walking

Baratang Islands – Explore the Limestone Caves

Port Blair- Semi Submarine Ride

North Passage or Lalji Bay – Dolphin Spotting

Mayabunder – Kayaking amidst mangrove forest cover

Barren island – Explore the ancient volcano

Port Blair & Havelock Island – M.V. Makruzz Cruise

South to North Andaman – Helicopter tour

Goa –

Last but not least, Goa offers limitless entertainment and fun for every single heart that visits here. With lots of beaches, off-beat tracks, jungles, and exciting locals, Goa sets the atmosphere right to enthrall every adventurous fun seeker.

Things to do in Goa –

Snorkeling, scuba diving, jet lev flyer, Divar cycling, sailing tour, ocean trekking adventure, hot air balloon flight, Valpoi rafting, canyoning, and parasailing.

Best adventurous places in Goa –

Calangute Beach – Parasailing

Candolim Beach – Water scooter ride

Grande Island – Scuba diving

Dona Paula Beach – Windsurfing

Mobor Beach – Water skiing

Nuvem – Rappelling

Apart from those mentioned here, India has got more add-ons to take care of your adventurous craze. Stay tuned with us for more updates about adventurous things to do in India.


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