India’s Most Incredible Adventure Travel Destinations


manaliPhoto: sahil

Do you look forwards to visiting a place that can give you a magical experience, when it comes to adventure and landscape? It’s high time you plan your trip to India if you have not been there yet. As a matter of fact, in the past few years, India has become one of the most popular tourist destinations, especially when it comes to unleashing your adventurous side. Some of the most visited tourist destinations in India provide thrilling adventure activities, which allow you a view of some beautiful landscapes.

manali adventurePhoto: Manoj Mohan

One of the popular travel destinations of Northern India is ‘Manali’. This place is soothing and at the same time full of energy, bordered by pine forests and the Beas River. Manali is one place that would definitely make you feel close to nature as you explore its scenic beauty. If you plan to visit Manali, the best time would be late March till October. During the spring season, you can enjoy the clean air and rows of blossoming apple orchards. Imagine how it would feel to be at such a serene place. Apart from sight seeing, for those who are looking for thrill and adventure, Manali offers some of the best adventure sports activities available, like paragliding, skiing, white water rafting and hiking, not forgetting fishing. All such adventure tours are run by companies with the highest safety standards. So, if you want to feel the excitement, plan your trip to Manali, combining adventure and tranquility with a beautiful location.

Leh and LadakhPhoto: subzi73

The next travel destination we are going to explore is Leh and Ladakh, which offer alpine deserts, Buddhist monasteries and the world’s largest mountain ranges. For many years this location has been popular with tourists because of its incredible sights. The best time to visit Leh and Ladakh is between the months of May and September when the weather is pretty warm and you can enjoy the surroundings. While some of us are interested in sightseeing, some of us do have an adventurous side too. So, for all those who are adventure lovers, Leh has many trekking trails such as the route running along the Markha Valley from Spituk. Apart from trekking, you can also enjoy paragliding and white water rafting along the Indus river, Shayok River and Zanskar river, as well as camel safaris, which are offered at the Nubra. If you really want to have a lot of fun, Leh and Ladakh are great places to visit.

Leh and LadakhPhoto: Ajay Tallam

Valley Of FlowersPhoto: Kdhenrik

For nature lovers, another perfect destination is the Valley of Flowers National Park. As the name suggests, the valley, in the state of Uttarakhand, has a wide variety of flowers, including 300 alpine varieties, which make for a beautiful, brightly colored landscape against the background of snow capped mountains. Imagine how beautiful the entire view would be. This park is spread over 55 miles and the beauty of its landscape is enhanced even more during the monsoon season when all the trees become lush green and the flowers appear brighter than ever. If you are planning to visit this place, the best time would be between July and August when you can explore the beautiful Valley of Flowers in full bloom. This place is good for hiking too, but when you hike, make sure you carry food with you and pack clothes just in case it rains – which it often does.

Valley Of FlowersPhoto: Amitmogha

NainitalPhoto: Ekabhishek

We all like to admire nature’s beauty and one of the perfect places to enjoy nature is Nainital, which is surrounded by mountains. Once you are in Nainital, you can have fun watching the natural beauty and exploring its forest walks. This town comprises two areas, Tallital and Mallital where you can find pristine views in abundance. The Naini Lake is famous for boating and you can hire small yachts and peddle boats. Visiting Nainital is great fun between the months of March and June and September and November, when the weather is at its best. As far as the adventure activities go, Nainital offers nature walks, horse riding, trekking and rock climbing. A particularly memorable excursion would be a trek to Naina peak. Many tourists also enjoy the beautiful forest walks, which lead you to the picnic spot at Dorothy’s Seat where you can relax and have fun. With so many things to explore, who would not want to visit Nainital with all its breathtaking views?

Naini LakePhoto: Ekabhishek

Fort Aguada GoaPhoto: Drmarathe

Another place you’ll find hard to leave is Goa. This city is famous for its beautiful beaches as well as its old churches. The people of Goa are adventure loving and party hard. If you are an avid fan of water sports, Goa is the travel destination you should be after as it offers unimaginable adventure activities for tourists. If you visit Goa in October you can enjoy trekking to its fullest, while if you are fascinated by marine life you could make a trip to Grand Island, where you can scuba dive, between November and April. All over the beaches of Goa you can choose from a variety of water sports, such as parasailing, waterskiing, banana rides and jet skiing. Dolphin and crocodile trips are also popular tourist activities here between October and May. To have a great trekking experience, you could visit Devil’s Canyon, Kuveshi Falls or the Sahyadri Hills.

Go ahead and choose one of these travel destinations to find fun and adventure and get in on the excitement.

GoaPhoto: Vikram Vetrivel