Love for Adventure Sports

adventure sports
adventure sports

Thumping heartbeat, increased pulse rate and an adrenaline rush is what brings real adventure to a mundane lifestyle. Newer and riskier ways of indulging oneself in extreme sports are being explored by travellers in distant locales to taste sheer thrill. Sky diving, mountain biking, bungee jumping, paragliding, surfing, whitewater rafting – all these hair raising stunts are becoming more and more mainstream these days.

With easy access to such activities at various tourist destinations and impeccable safety measures in place, youngsters as well as middle-aged tourists are seeking to add an extra zing to their vacation. These exhilarating activities are no more the forte of sports junkies or athletes, everyone wants to try a little action for a spirit soaring experience. There is no dearth of such energizing events available for vacationers in India as well as abroad.

So if you seek adventure, here’s a look at some activities put together by our experts that will give you the chills and thrills.

Sky Diving

Australia for Adventure Seekers

Absolutely stunning to watch, sky diving is the most nerve-wracking sport that involves proper training before taking the giant leap. As you may have watched on sports channels, the exciting activity requires you to jump from an airplane flying at a high altitude to experience the fun of falling from a great height. You can safely land on the ground with the help of a parachute tied to your bodysuit while slowing down during your descent. So if you have always wanted to feel like the Superman ascending to the horizon, it’s time to suit-up and soar in the sky like a bird spreading its wings for the first time.

Bungee Jumping

Bungee Jumping
Bungee Jumping

An activity that will be etched in your mind for ages, bungee jumping is nothing like any other sport. Truly electrifying, the big jump is not meant for the faint-hearted people. The adventure sport encompasses tying your feet to a long safety harness and jumping off a cliff or bridge to feel the blood pumping in your veins with double the intensity. Scream your heart out as you fly into a deep gorge and remain suspended for a while feeling the rush of your hormones. Stimulating to the core, it is a must-try for adventure seekers.

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Mountaineering

Mountaineering
Mountaineering

Apart from immersing in the lush vistas, nature lovers can take pleasure in stimulating mountaineering activities at various hill stations. Indian snow-capped hills are an open playground for diverse winter sports including hiking, skiing and trekking. Taking the challenges that come along the way in your stride, this sport is extremely refreshing and invigorating. Enjoying the fresh clean air of the hills while walking on a rocky terrain with family or friends is surely an experience that cannot be missed. The beautiful surroundings and picturesque views add to the motivational factor of taking up this activity.

Water Sports  

Water Sports
Water Sports

Since India is endowed with gushing rivers interspersed magnanimously throughout the landscape, water sports can be enjoyed here in a much better way. Get drenched in a watery act that takes you up and down the lashing waves of serpentine streams while whitewater rafting or feel like a bird parasailing under the azure sky against the backdrop of serene waters. If you are in the need for speed, then water scooters and speed boats await you for a stirring ride. The honeymooners can partake in couple activities to increase the dose of passion on their first trip together.

Scuba Diving is another water sport that captivates the imagination of every traveller. Plunging into deep sea water to explore the coral reef and marine life is a trip in itself. The scuba equipment allows you to breathe with ease among the aquatic creatures and get mesmerised by the hidden treasures of nature. Swim along the fish and click pictures for long lasting memories.

Thus, if you are an outdoor person who would love to explore new opportunities of excitement, make your own bucket list of extreme sports and embark on a series of enlivening sojourns.

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Manuj has been associated with Dpauls for a very long time. He is a frequent traveller who loves to share his travel experiences and travel tips in order to make your trips memorable.

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