(Last Updated on : 17/05/2016)
Adventure Tourism in India allows the tourists to peep into the adventure, excitement and thrill after the daily hustle and bustle in the work life. The adventure in Indian states also gives the cheap rate adventure tourism which is easily affordable for any tourist. As, tourism is a tertiary industry in Indian economy, adventure tourism gives an opportunity to visit the states and the places which are offering the adventure sports.
Waterskiing in India
Water Skiing is a rare adventure sport in India, concentrated in the belts of Tamil Nadu
and Andaman and Nicobar Islands
. Water skiing begins with a deep water start, with the skier. When skier is ready, driver speeds up the boat to pull the skier. The speeds and length of the rope will vary with the skill of the skier. Water skiing is thrilling, exciting and adventures water sports in India.
Jetskiing in India
Jetskiing in India is concentrated in Andamans and Goa
region. This sport is provided by the local agents of Goa tourism. Jetskiing is also popular in New Digha of West Bengal
area. Not only that, it is popular in Odisha
and Andhra Pradesh
to attract the tourists.
Parasailing in India
Parasailing is popular in the coastal belt of Maharashtra
, Goa, West Bengal, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. This sport is more like domestic adventure sport in India for tourists who visit in the beaches of Goa, Tajpur, Mandarmani, Udaipur, Talsari Beach
and Gopalpur Beach.
Surfing in India
Surfing is gaining popularity slowly in Indian tourist spots like Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep
Island. India introduced this adventure sport to have a competition with Bangkok, Pattaya, Patong and Bali, Indonesia. It is one of the best modes of recreation for water sports lovers.
Beaches of Goa, Kerala
and Andaman and Nicobar Islands offer kite surfing and it is an ideal sport in India now gaining popularity.
Trekking in India
India from the very early times offer trekking to the various hill stations in northern part of India, southern part and western part and even the eastern highlands like Ayodhya Hills
, Chotanagpur and Dolma Hills. Maharashtra
, Tamil Nadu
, Jammu and Kashmir
, Arunachal Pradesh
and West Bengal offer trek throughout the year. Markha Valley Trek, Gomukh Tapovan Trek, Stok Kangri Trek, Dzongri – Goecha La Trek, Milam Glacier Trek, Hampta Pass Trek, Har Ki Dun Valley Trek, Chadar-trek, Ladakh Lkae Trek and Leh Trek are the popular treks in India.
Bunjee Jumping in India
Bunjee Jumping in India is now gaining popularity in Maharashtra
, Shimla, Khajjar, Bengaluru
. The tourists of all over the world experience the bungee jumping that is provided by the private amusement parks in India.
Waterfall Rappelling in India
Waterfall Rappelling is the best adventures in India. This activity and weekend adventure break to do during the monsoon season in Maharashtra
. Dabhosa waterfall, Vihigaon Waterfall, Kondhana Caves and Sandhan Valley are few best places to try waterfall rappelling.
Bird Watching in India
Bird watching in Indian lakes, rivers and marshlands are the famous adventure tourism in India. Some of the wildlife sanctuaries offer bird watching and the wildlife photography. Bird watching is a recreational activity and a form of wildlife observation. It can be done with the visual enhancement device like binoculars and telescopes and high lensed DSLRs. The most prominent bird sanctuary and bird watching sites are Bhigwan Bird Watching, Karnala Bird Sanctuary, Nannaj Wildlife Sanctuary, Simlipal Wildlife Sanctuary, Sunderbans Mangorve Forest and Sinhagad valley.
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