When you arrive in India the landscape and colours dazzle you. But if you go further, this country holds a hurricane of adventure activities that are exotic, exciting and will make your heart pound.
1. Ride the roads of Rajasthan and Kerala
Turn the wheels into the unknown corners of the desert landscape of Rajasthan and the green vistas of Kerala. Cycling allows one to quietly connect with the hidden stories of cities and the ecosystem. High quality bikes await you as you traverse these terrains and immerse in its relaxed atmosphere.
2. Explore spectacular trails
Imagine yourself in the Himalayan wilderness and breathing in the crisp air around the mountains. Hiking or trekking in India is one of the most fantastic ways to stay close to nature and explore the culture of a place. From short trails in the foothills to challenging climbs, places like Ladakh, Himachal, Uttarakhand, Sikkim and many more offer options for a unique adventure amidst the mountains.
3. Float over the Pink City
Relish the stunning historic city of Jaipur from the sky on a dramatic hot air balloon ride. Behold the beautiful villages beneath you and wonder at the surreal landscape and the majestic forts. This will truly be a magical experience as you soak in the different hues of the sky.
4. Enter the kingdom of one-horned Rhinos
Kaziranga National Park in Assam offers a special experience to see the endangered one-horned Indian rhinoceros in the wild. Peeping through the tall grasslands or lazing around in the lake, Kaziranga houses 70% of the one-horned rhino population of the world. With a variety of flora and fauna, this park is a delightful place to enjoy the wilderness of India.
5. Meet India’s celebrity cat
This country is bestowed with diverse habitats and the jungles in the sub-continent are a perfect place to explore some stunning wildlife.
Immensely rich in game drives, there are parks scattered all around India that offer thrilling sightings of the Bengal Tiger. Ranthambhore, Tadoba, Bandhavgarh, Jim Corbett, Kanha and many more parks allow one to sink into the serenity of the forest. With exciting safaris, your wildlife journey to India will be truly captivating.
6. Glide over an ancient fort
Here’s a sensational new way to set eyes on the ravishing Mehrangarh Fort at Jodhpur… the Zipline Tour!
Challenge yourself and feel the thrill as you zip across this mighty fort and take in the serene vistas that surround you. Enjoy the Blue City with this one-of-a-kind aerial experience.
7. Spot the elusive Snow Leopard
Embark on the most exciting travel opportunity, featuring the Ghost of the Himalayas, the Snow Leopard.
During the winters when the peaks are covered with snow, the ghost descends to lower and more approachable altitudes in and around the Hemis National Park in Leh. Though a Snow Leopard sighting will be the highlight of the trip, Hemis hosts a lot more in terms of wildlife diversity. Ranging from Himalayan Blue Sheep, Red Fox, Tibetan Wolf and an exquisite variety of bird life. Tracking this elusive cat will be one thrilling adventure of a lifetime!
8. Behold the underwater treasures
Tucked away far from the Indian subcontinent, is the hidden gem of Andaman Islands. Pristine beaches, stirring sunsets combined with waters teeming with marine life, it is a perfect destination for scuba diving lovers.
This archipelago of 572 islands is known for its glorious views and numerous unexplored environs that shall awaken the explorer in you. So take a dip into the deep blue sea and be astounded with the unimaginable beauty hidden underwater.
9. Sleep under the stars
Looking for a rugged adventure in the outdoors or just a space to relax, camping is where you can surrender to nature.
Unwinding in luxurious tents, gazing at the star-pecked skies, savouring traditional cuisine and enjoying the sounds of the environment not just help you refresh the mind but camping also helps you connect with local people and their culture. So on your next visit to India, pick one of the luxury camps, for an authentic and tranquil experience.
10. Go with flow in Andamans and Kerala
Andaman’s picturesque ocean and Kerala’s languid lakes are superb spots to indulge in a kayaking adventure.
Explore the mangroves, observe the marine life and enjoy the island from a new perspective in Andamans. Traverse the lush backwaters of Kerala to interact with the local community. Kayaking in these two beguiling destinations you can get the best of both, nature and culture.
11. Time for a splashdown
Think of the adrenaline rush taking over you in the midst of the gushing rapids of the Ganges. Welcome to a thrilling white-water rafting adventure in Rishikesh.
Whether you are an expert or a novice, Rishikesh is the right place to embark on this activity. With different grades of rapids, rich green landscape and experts to guide you, it will be a brilliant day of sun and fun!
12. Mountain Biking
Mountain biking in India shall take you to the heart of the Himalayan topography and to a road of self-discovery. From forested mountain passes, lush valleys to banks of gurgling rivers, lose yourself in centuries-old culture and traditions as you ride along.
If you have the courage and confidence to go beyond your comfort zone, then mountain biking in India is worth the try!
13. Get ready for riding fun
The sun beating down and the wind of dust rising from the earth as you gallop away is an experience out of a dream.
Join us on a horseback journey in Rajasthan, filled with deep cultural immersion and wandering on offbeat tracks, which are every rider's haven. Each day you will be welcoming exquisite landscapes, ancient culture and heritage sites with an expert. Beautiful and slender breed of Marwari horses will be your companion, whose history is entwined with many kings and kingdoms of Rajasthan.
14. The land of Leopard awaits you
Flanked by the Aravallis , Jawai is an age-old land of Leopards and they have created their safe sanctuary here. If you wish to see this slender yet elusive cat in its natural habitat, Jawai gives you a visual treat. As you capture the beauty of the hills you can also set eyes on migratory birds, hyenas, jackals and much more. Unique in its terrain, Jawai is the place to explore for true Leopard lovers.
15. Scale the majestic peaks
For any adventure enthusiast and aspiring mountaineer, India houses some of the highest peaks of the world, which make it ideal for on-foot excursions.
Mountain expeditions not only give travellers a chance to test their fitness skills, but also enjoy the beauty of the region and vibrant culture of the locals. The states of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Uttarakhand are well-known for their ranges and peaks. With all safety measures in place and an expert to guide you, treat yourself for an inspiring adventure!