Best places to visit and things to do in India and South-East Asia
Skydiving, Aamby Valley
Skydiving is one of the most loved adventure sports in the world. Making a tandem jump is the best way to experience the incredible rush of skydiving while under the supervision of an experienced Instructor. Jumping over Aamby Valley is widely recognized as one of the most epic jumps you'll ever be able to experience.
If as a child you ever dreamt of flying like a bird, here's your chance to do it. Skydiving is a have it all experience that defies words. It is for those who have discipline, focus and the nerve to conquer fear. It is the closest you can get to nirvana, as in the realm of clueless consciousness, yet alert. You need to be reasonably physically fit and need to get a medical certificate of fitness form a general medical practitioner. You will also be signing an indemnity bond before you jump. You will have to be below 90 kg in weight and should have no history of high BP, cardiac problems or serious back injuries. At least 16yrs for Static and 18 yrs for tandem jump
Dessa, the beautiful lakeside town is one of the best destinations for skydiving in India. Indulge into the thrill of soaring in the blue sky with the winds at Deesa. The quaint town offers the best skydiving experience ever for all, whether you are a beginner or a hard-core adventure freak. This makes Gujarat, the first state of India to have certified drop-zone in Deesa.
Skydiving at Pondicherry
One of the most beautiful towns, skydiving in Pondicherry has become popular ever since 2012. For adventure lovers visiting the town, skydiving camps are organized frequently, offering static line and tandem jumps for the most exhilarating experience. Fall free from the sky and kiss the earth beneath, enjoying the spectacular landscape beauty of Pondicherry, which has a strong French colonial influence. This activity is temporarily closed. We will notify you, please drop your contact
Skydiving at Chamundi Hills
Chamundi hills in Mysore offers one of the most coveted experiences of life, Skydiving. One of the very few sites in India to have a certified skydiving base, the camps offer static jumps, tandem jumps and accelerated freefalls. The conditions at Chamundi Hills are suited for skydiving, with clear airspace, maximum visibility and the availability of an airport. Skydiving has a very systematic process. The personnel first check if you are medically fit to undertake the jump. If you clear that, a professional training takes place for the individual. Only then is he cleared to perform the jump. The Cessna 172 is the standard plane used for skydiving purposes. Embarking on the jump is altogether another ballgame. Nothing compares to the moment when you surrender yourself to the pull of gravity. You can feel the wind rushing into your face as your heart furiously pumps adrenaline into your body. All sense of fear is overtaken by that of exhilaration. Finally when you touch the ground, you can look back on that as one of the highlights of your life
Camel Safari at Hunder
Hunder in Nubra Valley is also famous for unique camel rides with small height double humped Bactrian camels in Hunder, Nubra Valley. Yes, camels in Ladakh have two humps and this makes this ride special.
Zipline at Mehrangarh
Enjoy the amazing experience on these great zip lines around the fort. Best time is in the evening when the colors on the fort are nice. The staff is very friendly and the whole time taking extremely good care of safety. An experience not to be missed while in Jodhpur.
Bungee jumping at Rishikesh is one of the fun activities that attract tourists to visit. It is highest fixed platform bungee jumping in India. It is located in Mohanchatti which is 25 kms from Rishikesh. The Rishikesh bungee jumping is designed by David Allardice of New Zealand, it is a cantilever platform built above an iron cliff overlooking a tributary of River Ganga. Other fun activities such as Flying fox and Giant swing are also available. The bungee jumping height is of 83 meters and after the jump the jumpers are lowered into the river. Bungee jumping online booking is also available. At the bungee jumping location, you will be provided with a training session where the instructors will inform you about bungee jumping safety tips to avoid accidents, techniques and explain you about the gear. Dare to take the leap of faith and enjoy the exhilarating experience.
Scuba Diving in Andaman & Nicobar
Andaman and Nicobar Islands is a popular spot for scuba diving among tourists. Most popular island among all the islands for the dives however, is Havelock Beach.
Scuba Diving in Lakshadweep
Welcome to Lakshadweep, where a thrilling diving adventure awaits you. Dive Lakshadweep welcomes you to India’s only coral islands where the blue lagoon holds within itself a rich marine life waiting to be explored. Scuba diving is the best way to explore the wealth of marine life. The best unexplored sites in world, you can see unique species of coral, school of fishes, turtles etc.
Ropeway, Tea Estate
The Darjeeling Ropeway above the Tea Estate is the best ways to experience the panoramic views that the Darjeeling is famous for. The Rangeet Valley Cable Car, Darjeeling offers the stunning views of the landscape and the snow laden peaks of Darjeeling. You can't imagine a better way to soak into this hill town Darjeeling. It also offers a high-on-adrenaline ride for adventure enthusiasts. The 2,134 m ( 7001 ft) high ropeway ride of Darjeeling is the first cable car system in India. The ride offers you the views of the River Ramman and the River Rangeet. The Rangeet Valley is beautiful to look at with flowers and butterflies all around. The Ropeway, Tea estate timing is from 10 AM to 4 PM. It is one of the adventure sports that Darjeeling offers and is quite popular among the tourists. The 45-minute ride is full of adventure and fun.
Bangalore is one of the cities where adventure sports are welcome be it trekking or scuba diving. But the most thrilling sport that they really focus on is the Bungee Jumping which gives adrenaline pumping experience. Ozone group in Bangalore are the first people to introduce Bungee Jumping in Bangalore and also they provide all the services and equipments needed for the bungee jumping adventure sports. Kanteerava Stadium is a place where Bungee Jumping is held and where all the equipments are attached to 130ft mobile crane while the jumping is done from a height of 80 ft. People about to do the jump have to wear their sports shoe and also not drink alcohol before the jump. The price per person is Rs. 400. Anyone between the age group of 18 and 60 years can enjoy this adrenaline pumping experience. Bungee jumping from cranes is not as safe as jumping from fixed platforms but safety is given utmost preference here thus giving wonderful jumping experience.
Bungee Jumping in Goa
The adventure zone of Goa is known for Bungee Jumping. If you are one of those adrenalin junkies then it is a must. For a newbie, an 80 feet high tower is a perfect start. Moreover, there is no best time for your jump as it is open all the time at the rate of just Rs.500.The team is highly experienced eliminating risk factors to make your experience worthwhile. You can hear your heart pounding hard as you stand still to the edge of the bridge with your feet tied by a rubber cord. You look down and hear that voice in your head that makes you feel sceptical but with twenty seconds of insane courage there you go, rebelling against the fear that held you. A hush descends over as you shut down all those voices in your head and you feel euphoria rushing through your veins as you reach down and bounce back high. So fill in your adrenalin tank and get ready for your jump.
Bungee Jumping in Jagdalpur
All adventure sports do not reside in north east alone. You can have the opportunity to have a bird eye view of the gurgling Rivers and majestic mountains of Chattisgarh by trying out Bungee Jumping. Filled with ecstasy and excitement, this fast sports needs a lot of courage and strength. Bungee jumping infuses a traveler with thrill as well as excitement. Jagdalpur is an ideal place to venture out bungee jumping. At present, this activity is discontinued. However, hopefully it will start back soon.
Zorbing near Khajjiar lake
Zorbing is becoming a very popular adventure sport among the tourists and traveller who thrives on adventure. At Khajjiar, there are many adventure enthusiasts who line up for a fantastic zorbing experience. It requires you to slide inside a huge plastic bubble, known as zorb and you roll across the gently sloping basin and into the water. You can opt for a solo zorbing experience, or do it in a group – tumble down the hillsides, and roll over the water – and scream your lungs while at it! Stay harnessed inside the elastic ball, encased in another ball and remember not to eat too much before stepping in.
Scuba Diving in Malvan
When it comes to water sports at Malvan how can we miss out Scuba? It leaves you spellbound how the chaos starts to fade away with the tranquillity of the deep blue water. Its like you are inside a kaleidoscope which has all the patterns of aquatic beauty within itself and you are a part of it. Get ready to be imbued with nothing but euphoria! Scuba Diving in Malvan is available at Rs 1500 which is a little cheaper rate when compared to that at Goa and Andaman. Light on pockets and high on fun, why not? Scuba at Malvan is organised by highly experienced staff with well-equipped technology that will leave no limits to your exploration. Lose yourself in the beauty of the blue world accentuated with colourful creatures and be a part of it. Enjoy your time unleashing the mysteries underneath the serene blue waters.
Parasailing at Calangute
At Goa, Calangute offers Parasailing. It will be an exhilarating experience of flying across the sky with nothing but a 300 feet rope which happen to be your only saviour. The view from up there is spectacular and not something to be missed. The best time to take up this adventure is between October and April at an affordable rate of Rs.1000. As the boat speeds up, you rise higher and in midst of two blue worlds you feel the wind racing around you and as you look down, you see the waves rhythmically gliding to reach the shore. As you adore the scenic beauty from up there, the colourful parachute starts descending, the boat slows down and you rush towards the mighty ocean. Your body starts to wriggle but as you splash the water and give a high five to the waves you rise up again cherishing the sprinkles of water on your face. That’s parasailing for you!
Skiing in Kufri
Kufri is one of the most accessible skiing destinations in India. It is a quite little town which becomes a hub of activity and sports in winter. A range of set ups provide facilities and training for Skiing. The town hosts a winter sports festival in the month of February.The Mahasu Ridge, just above Kufri, has some good slopes which are worth skiing on. There are stay options in Kufri, a winter sports club run by the Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation and a PWD rest house.
Flying Fox Neemrana
Fly high in the Aravalli hills on our thrilling 5 zip wire adventure. The activity starts off with a short walk and safety brief before the adventure begins. Then, once you're ready, experience the thrill of flying along 5 steel cables up to 400m long! You're sure to land back at the fort 1.5 hours later with a huge smile. It offers the best sport experience in neemrana where you can go sliding down and take a view of the fort. If you book it in the online early bird slot you can get tickets for 1750 per head.
Paragliding in Kunjapuri
Rishikesh is not only about sacred Ganga and religious ashrams, but for adventure junkies as well. Here you can find a whole lot of adventure sports activities going on, throughout the year. One such is Paragliding, which is best done at the Kunjapuri region. Kunjapuri resides amidst the Shivalik ranges and overlooks the enthralling Gangotri and Swargarohini peaks. This makes paragliding here a wonderful treat to the eyes, especially at the time of sunset, when the peaks glisten in hues of yellow and orange. Fly free like a bird in the sky that's Paragliding for you.