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9 Ultimate Adrenaline Pumping Adventure Activities in India

A gush of the wind, fluttering of butterflies in the stomach and that breath-taking moment of sheer happiness! Yes! An adventure sport is all of that and a hundred other experiences that make you want to break free of the routine and live life at its fullest.

But, experiencing adventure doesn’t come easy, there are certain notions that have to be kept in mind, a lot of planning and the selection of the right sport for oneself to be done. To ease your stress we’ve come up with a list of adventure sports that you can experience in India!

  1. River rafting

A group adventure sport, river rafting is an activity where you can gather your troop of friends and head down the incredible Ganges or Brahmaputra.  Maneuvering arduous rapids, gliding through the mighty river on a raft while getting drenched in the river’s sweet water is enthralling! Look for camps and tour packages in the town of Rishikesh, Coorg, Manali and at Nameri National Park.

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     2. Scuba Diving

Deep into the ocean, amidst the colourful water creatures Scuba Diving transports you to an entire new world of adventure. With the help of a body suit and oxygen tank this sport one can experience wonders that we might have only seen in movies and cartoons! Head to the blue seas of Andaman and Nicobar, Goa, Karnataka and Maharashtra for a great scuba diving experience!

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     3. Heli-Skiing

An exhilarating winter sport, Heli-Skiing or Helicopter Skiing reminds you of those popular video games you’ve played as a kid. Gliding through snow, left and right down a steep mountain slope in the Himalayas is a dream come true for a hardcore adventure junkie. Gulmarg and Manali are popular destinations for skiing.

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     4. Kiteboarding

Surfing, twisting, gliding through the waves with a board and a kite, this sport is about maintaining balance and control. If you’ve mastered it, then there’s no stopping you from enjoying this one of a kind sport. Recently accessible on beaches of Mandwa (Maharashtra) and Morjim (Goa), Kiteboarding gives us a new kind of adrenaline rush!

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     5. Bungee Jumping

A foreign concept, Bungee Jumping has caught interest of many adventure enthusiasts. Diving off an extremely high cliff requires the heart of a lion, the free fall that follows? Priceless! Rishikesh is the ultimate spot to revel in the adventure.

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     6. Rock climbing

If you’re a trekker by heart, Rock Climbing at Panchmari, Madhya Pradesh is something you need to have on your bucket list! Climbing up natural rock formations amidst the hills and ravines in MP is what will get your adrenaline pumping! Other enthralling destinations on the list include, Hampi, Shey Rock and Madhugiri.

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     7. Hot Air Ballooning

Not so heavy on strength and power personally, Hot Air Balllooning is an activity that will get your heart beats racing charmingly. The balloon fills up and rises, taking its passengers higher in the sky for a delightful trip! One of a kind sport, Hot Air Ballooning is best experienced in the state of Rajasthan.

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     8. Waterfall Rappelling

Trekking through a waterfall AKA Waterfall Rappelling gives us the chance to explore deep within nature’s magnificent creations. Climbing down the tough rocks, facing strong water current, coming over obstacles gives a different high altogether! Water Rappelling truly is the perfect two in one adventure sport combination. Coorg and Vihigaon are two of the best places to offer great facilities for this sport.

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    9. Trekking

In North India, Himalayas stand tall and invite us graciously to embark on an adventure of lifetime! The states of Himachal pradesh, Uttarakhand, Kashmir etc offer myriad opportunities to bask in the glory of shimmering mountain ridges, laden with snow. If you want to trek in dense forests, you can head towards South India and admire the sheer brilliance of nature!

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Are you an adventure junkie? Tell us in comments how many adventures have you been enthralled by!

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