10 Adventure things to do in India before you Turn 30!
Skiing in Auli – Nestled in the Himalayas of Uttarakhand, Auli is a beautiful hill station known for a Skiing adventures. It is one of the popular skiing destinations in India. Thousands of travellers visit Auli every year to indulge in skiing. The slopes of Auli are in the shape that makes it one of the best ski grounds in India. One must visit Auli for skiing once before one gets too old for skiing. Also, Auli is located at a height of 3000 m and offers some panoramic views of snow-clad mountains. You can also book Auli packages with ski activities. So you save some hassle for you.
Bungee Jumping in Rishikesh – North India is full of adventure sports but none is better if compared to jumping from 83 m or 22 storey building while rope is tied to your ankles. That’s what Bungee Jumping in Rishikesh is. The thrilling sport of Bungee Jumping in Rishikesh takes place 23 km in the outskirts of the main city. It is just an hour’s drive from Rishikesh Bus Station. The activity cost is 3550 rupees, and the entry charges for the bungee site will be Rs 100. You can always choose a combo package for great deals.
Scuba diving in Andamans – One of the popular adventure things to cut off from your bucket list, Scuba diving in Andamans gives you a glimpse into sea flora and fauna. Dive deep into the sea and enjoy the mesmerizing views of corals lying on the sea bed. Andamans has crystal clear water, making your scuba diving experience surreal.
Paragliding in Bir Billing – Ever imagine flying like a bird over the snow-capped Himalayan mountain ranges, that is what paragliding in Bir Billing is all about. You’ll be flying at the height of 8000 feet up in the sky. The paragliding in Bir Billing is the second-highest paragliding site in the world and offers a panoramic 360 degrees view of the sky. The charges for a short 15-20 minute fly range around 2500-3000 rupees per adult.
Camping in Sam Sand dunes – One of the popular spots for desert camping in India, Sam dunes is situated in the Rajasthan state of India. Mainly, two camping zones are popular here: Sam sand dunes near Jaisalmer & Khuri. The cost of camping varies from campsite to campsite. Usually, it ranges between 2500 to 5000 rupees. Some of the renowned campsites here are Sam sand dunes desert safari camp, prince desert camp, and Sheesh Mahal Desert Camp.
River Rafting on the Ganges at Rishikesh – The most popular adventure across India, River Rafting on the Ganga river is a thrilling experience you would not love to miss. Thousands of adventure seekers visit Rishikesh every year for river rafting. Rishikesh rafting has 5 grades, out of which I & II are considered easy, III & IV are considered of moderate difficulty, whereas V is the hardest level for river rafting. You can do 9 km, 12 km, 16 km, 26 km & 35 km rafting stretches in Rishikesh. If you’re a first-timer, we recommend you go for a 16 km stretch with 7 rapids and takes about 2.5 hours to complete.
Sky Dining in Manali – Dine in the sky of Manali, and watch amazing views of mountains while having delicious cuisine at a hanging restaurant. The fly dining setup will take you above 160 feet from the ground where you can experience this lifetime. The cost of a one-time meal is around 4000 rupees per adult. The food facility is word class and there are master chefs who serve 7-course meals with exotic drinks.
Chadar Trek in Ladakh – Ever thought of trekking on a sheet of ice that is what Chadar Trek in Ladakh makes you experience. Chadar is a famous winter trek performed on the Zanskar river in Ladakh. The muted sound of breaking ice is so soothing to the year. The trekking distance of 70 km is covered within 9 – 11 days of the Chadar Trek. However, sometimes due to harsh weather, the trek needs to cancel inbetween. Therefore, it is considered one of the hardest treks on the planet.
Corbett Safari in Ramnagar, Uttarakhand – Explore the wilderness of Jim Corbett jungle on an open jeep. And experience the wild flora and fauna of Corbett National Park. The park is the most popular spot for Jungle safari in the country. Corbett park is divided into six zones: Dhikala, Bijrani, Jhirna, Sitabani, Dhela, and Garjia. The cost of a safari ranges from 5000- 5500 rupees for one jeep, which can take upto 6 adults & 2 kids.
Flyboarding in Goa – One of the most famous water sports in Goa, Flyboarding is like a jetpack that gets its power from Jet skiing. Fly as high as above 30 feet during your flyboarding activity. Goa is the only place in India where you can enjoy flyboarding. The cost of flyboarding ranges from 2500-3000 rupees per adult for a 10-15 minute activity. Chapora river is the place where this activity is performed.