6 Adrenaline-Pumping Adventure Gateways In India

Updated on 14 Oct, 2014 at 7:11 pm


No matter who you are, from where you belong and what you wanna do in your life, there’s always a wanderer deep inside us who wants to know the world around, travel and seek new pleasures from different experiences. Take a break from everything’s that mundane and boring, and for a few days experience a heavy gush of adrenaline run down your spines. Here’s a list of 6 adventure gateways in India, you must check out:

6. River Rafting At Teesta

If you want to try your hands at river rafting, you’ll find a lot many places in India for that. But if you want a splendid adrenaline rush, then head over to Sikkim or West Bengal for. Rafting at the Teesta is quite famous and difficult—and, thanks to the river’s swift descending current, it has obtained an international accord of grade PV! Another reason which makes rafting in this part of the world all the more special is its mesmerizing virgin scenic beauty, which is sure to blow all your senses off!

River Rafting At Teesta

5. Trekking to the Valley of Flowers


If you’ve wandered over the Himalayas, then naturally you have indulged in trekking and hiking. But things get a bit action packed and awe-some when it is the Valley of Flowers that you’re travelling to. The Valley of Flowers may be a dreamscape to all, but reaching up to there is a task much more difficult than you think it to be! However, it’s a one of a kind experience that shall simply leave you awestruck!

Trekking to the Valley of Flowers

4. Skiing in Gulmarg

Yes, there are quite a few places in India where you can ski. But nowhere will you find the same thrill and adventure like in Gulmarg. One of the most scenic places in the world, what makes skiing in Gulmarg special is its natural slopes and giant turns! In fact, it is the most preferable place in the world to learn skiing. However, if you’re a pro, don’t be disheartened for there are some very dangerous slopes and turns that attract skiers from around the world every single year!

Skiing in Gulmarg

3. Traveling through Sunderbans

Ah well! We know that there are numerous picturesque forests and national parks in India, but none can be comparable to the thrill that Sunderbans can offer. The sail through the brackish water, the gigantic mangrove forests on both sides of the river and the enormous crocodiles’ sun bathing on the river banks are surely going to fill your senses with an unknown pleasure! Besides, the night stays on the boats are filled with a kind of subdued terror and a kind of gentle relaxation! The occasional roars of the tigers at night simply add up on the spice quotient!

Traveling through Sunderbans

2. Scuba Diving at the Andaman Islands

If you’re a sucker for water sports, then adding this up in your bucket list is mandatory. Diving into the crystal clear water of the Bay of Bengal and looking at the picturesque marine life is indeed a sight to behold. After all, it’s not for nothing that scuba diving is regarded as one of the most preferred adventure sports in the world! If you’re a novice, no need to worry—preparatory classes are held by the scuba diving associations there!

Scuba Diving at the Andaman Islands

1. Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh

We all crave for that one occasion when we could fly recklessly like a bird. Well, we might not do so naturally but, at least for some moment we surely can live the life of a bird—all thanks to paragliding opportunities at numerous spots in Himachal Pradesh. Yes, if you wish to undertake this sport, be sure to have a great adrenaline rush coupled with a kind of unknown pleasure and happiness! So, chuck of all fears—it’s your time to know the unknown!


Paragliding in Himachal Pradesh

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