The first thing that people generally associate India with, is the land of spirituality, and after that the crowded places. But you have a perfect balance of tourism and adventure in some of the amazing places of the country. So if you plan a trip to the northern hills or the southern coasts, there is enough thrill waiting for you.
An adventure trip to India, would take you to some of the finest destinations, and would indulge you in some adrenaline rushing activities, that you are going to have an absolutely different taste of an Indian holiday.
Take a look at some of the best options you have for adventure in India:
There are many mountain ranges and hill stations, which have their dangerous and exciting trekking routes for the tourists, especially the northern hills are the most frequent destination for a trek. One of the iconic trekking routes can be explored on the high passes of Ladakh, where Markha and Nubra valleys are the hot spots for trekkers.
You can also explore the forests and mighty Himalayan ranges in Uttarakhand through Gaumukh trek or another very popular Roopkund trek. And not only north, but the southern states also have their popular trekking routes in Karnataka. Plan an adventurous getaway to Kudremukh, Agumbe and Kumara Parvata, which are a few amazing places to feel the throbbing of heart on amazing treks.
There is also an adventure in checking out the wildlife of a place. The scary but beautiful predators, lovely creatures enjoying in their own world, and the abundance of natural plants and greenery, all this can be closely and safely observed on a wildlife adventure trip in various National Parks of the country.
Some of the most popular are the Ranthambore in Rajasthan, Corbett in Uttarakhand, Kaziranga in Assam, Gir in Gujarat. Take a tour to all these places and explore the biodiversity in an adventurous India.
The adventure is not only limited to confront something dangerous , in fact, by doing simply exciting and sporty things also, you can have a great fun on an Indian adventure tour. There are many popular places in the country, which will tell you a new definition of adventure.
Take for instance a trip to the amazing architectural places of the country like the Taj Mahal in Agra, Golden Temple in Amritsar, and a Delhi's sojourn with Red Fort, India Gate, Qutub Minar. Kerala backwaters are also as delightful as the popular temples and rock cut sculptures of central India, like Khajuraho of Madhya Pradesh and Ajanta and Ellora of Maharashtra.
All these places add many degrees of fun and thrill, to an adventure trip of India. You can have a peaceful time in the rustic landscapes and mesmerizing hilly sunsets, but if you are hot blooded, and dare devil, always craving for something challenging, then do try all the things and all the places suggested above.
Last updated : Jan 3, 2012.