Sports in India

Travelling to India for Some Adventure Sports?

Here are some places you can visit in India:

India has some really good places where adventure sports lovers can not only soak in the culture of India but also indulge in the thrill of adventure sports.

Skiing-in-Kashmir1. Skiing in Kashmir:

Kashmir is known as heaven on earth, for it’s beautiful landscapes and snow-capped mountains are breathtakingly mesmerizing. Kashmir is one of the best places for extreme snow sports like Snowboarding, Ice-skating and Skiing.

Gulmarg in Kashmir, Kufri in Shimla and Auli in Uttarakhand are well known destinations in India for skiing and other winter sports.

2. River Rafting in Himachal: 

Rivers of Great Himalayas like Chanderbhaga, Bhagirathi Satluj and Ravi are some of the best rivers known for white water rafting in India.

Tourists can not only stay in special camps along the banks of the rivers but also experience other activities like trekking and bonfire.

Manali, along with Kullu are some excellent options for river rafting along with kayaking and other water sports.

Mountaineering in Uttarkand3. Mountaineering in Uttarakhand:

The peak of Greater Himalayas makes Uttarakhand one of the best places for mountaineering and climbing activities.

Garhwal and Kumon region of Uttarakhand offers mountaineering, skiing, rafting, hiking and rock climbing sports. Some of the best rock climbing institutes are located here.

4. Trekking in Arunachal:

With it’s picturesque scenario and landscape, North-East offers a rare and a wild experience of both trekking and adventure sports.

Undertake a trekking experience in the beautiful valley of Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh and soak in the flora and fauna of the states.

5. Scuba Diving in Andaman:

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a union territory of India.

Known for its history in the freedom fighting movement, it’s virgin beaches and greenery are a major draw.

These small islands are known for exciting scuba diving and snorkeling

Flying-Fox in Kerala6. Flying Fox in Kerala:

Apart from adventures water sports, Kerala offers one of the extreme and a fascinating sport called FlyingFox. FlyingFox is a unique journey from above the hills, rivers or valleys with ultra-strong steel zip lines.

The view from such a height is mesmerizing which will leave tourists wanting more.

7. Bungee Jumping in Karnataka:

Karnataka has many bungee jumping places, especially in Mysore.

8. Water Sports in Goa:

Goa is the most popular tourist destination in India. It’s locale is known all over the world.

Popular water sports like Jet skiing, Parasailing, Swimming, Snorkeling and Kayaking can be experienced there.

Paragliding in Maharashtra9. Paragliding in Maharashtra:

The Western Ghat hills of Maharashtra is one of the most preferred adventure sports’ destinations in India.

Panchgani, Kamshet, Lonavala and Mahabaleshwar are well known for the recreational flying sport –  Paragliding.

Be there and enjoy the fun.

10. Rock climbing in Madhya Pradesh:

Rock climbing is one of the most popular adventure sports in Madhya Pradesh, along with Rappling

The Satpura mountain ranges offer terrain suitable for adventure activities like Rock Climbing and Trekking.

Pachmarhi, Orchha, Gwalior, Chanderi and Jabalpur are a few places that host good facilities. The capital city of Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal is well known for Boat Racing.

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