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Experience the Thrill of Hair Raising Adventure Sports in India

Posted by: 2013-08-20

The country is home to numerous destinations that are always sought after by the adventure lovers from all across the globe. From trekking to paragliding, a host of adventure activities are waiting for you in India!

Here are some of the exciting adventure activities that you can go for in our very own India:

Enjoy Skiing in Gulmarg

A real paradise on Earth, Gulmarg flaunts of being the leading ski resorts in India. Adventure lovers from different parts of the world make their way to this scenic destination to indulge in skiing. December is the best time for enjoying skiing in Gulmarg as the place is covered with a thick blanket of snow at this time. For the novice, there is a beginner's slope where they can practice their skills. Along with enjoying this adrenaline pumping adventure activity, you would be delighted to see the scenic beauty of Gulmarg.

Trek to Rugged Routes of Zanskar

Zanskar is known to be the most secluded valleys among all the trans-Himalayan Valleys. It is one of the most ancient and isolated regions lying in the northwest Indian Himalayas. Trekking at the Zanskar trails can be a tough task for adventurers, but the thrill and adventure you would experience here is simply an out-of-the-world experience. While trekking the challenging routes of Zanskar valley, trekkers would be delighted to explore the colorful flora and fauna punctuated with spectacular monasteries.

Enjoy Mountain Biking in Ladakh

Mountain biking is one of the most popular adventure activities for travelers coming to Ladakh. Bike tours will let you explore the most remote regions of the place and the level of intimacy is simply unmatched. Biking through the routes of Ladakh take you on a journey full of surprises and great fun! Travelers can ride over the highest passes of the world including Baralacha La, Tanglang La, Khardung La and Rohtang La.

Soar in the Open Sky as You Paraglide in Manali

The craze of paragliding tours in India has reached new heights in recent times. And Manali is one of the most-popular paragliding sites; India has in its kitty! It is the combination of parachuting and hand gliding. Tourists from all corners of the world come here to enjoy this exhilarating adventure activity. Areas like Marhi, Solang Bijli Mahadev and Fatru are some of the well-known areas for paragliding. As the geographical conditions of the hill station for all the grades of this adventure sport are conducive, people of 15 years or above can try their hands on it.

Besides these, white water rafting, hiking, camping, zorbing and many other adventure sports can be enjoyed in the magical land of India. So, get ready to feel the adrenaline rush this time as many adventure opportunities knock at your door.