With high-rise mountain tops, several water bodies and snowfall in extreme north of the country, India has off late become home to some of the ultimate adventure sports destinations in India. Adventure Sports has its own set of health and lifestyle benefits to offer, some of them being heart health, better risk-taking and fear-fighting abilities and overall improved living.
The country is a treat for adrenaline junkies whose travelling goals always include getting engaged in fun adventure sports activities like paragliding, snorkeling, mountain climbing, trekking, hiking, scuba diving and the like.
Here are some popular destinations across the country that will satiate your adrenaline rush, depending on your choice of preferred adventure:
White river Rafting – Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
Though the place has most visitors with spiritualism and religious sentiments in mind, there are many who visit this place for the adventure opportunities the place offers. White Water Rafting in river Ganga is one of the most common and well-known tourist activities which is often accompanied by camping along the river edge. Since this place is among the upper reaches of the Himalayas, the water gushing through the alluring mountains is white with froth and offers quite the breathtaking view alongside a thrilling experience. Some regions in Uttarakhand are also suitable for the lavish water adventure.