Let’s begin the voyage for adventure activities in Rajasthan that will blow your mind. What adventure activities can you think when you are traveling to Rajasthan? Camel ride, desert safari…… Hold on, Rajasthan has much more to offer you when it comes to adventure activities So, why does one need to experience adventure activities?
An adventure is an exciting experience that is typically bold, sometimes risky, undertaking. Adventure activities improve physical health, keep one mentally sharp, and raise tolerance for uncertainty, feed dreams and build confidence.
Here are few adventure activities one must try once in their lifetime in Rajasthan.
1) Hot Air Balloon – It is indeed the most thrilling adventure sport in Rajasthan which everyone must experience it. One will witness breath-taking panoramic views of the palaces, lakes, and monuments from up in the sky. The hot air balloon can be done from various locations in Jaipur. Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, Shiv Vilas and Delhi-Jaipur road are some common locations but it purely depends on the direction of the wind. The rides are arranged two hours prior sunrise and two hours post sunset. Generally flight duration is one hour and total time gearing is three hours. The maximum elevation that the flight takes is approximately 1200 ft from the ground.
2)Paragliding: Paragliding is one of the most adventurous activities taken up in India. Paragliding under the skies of Rajasthan is altogether a unique experience. It is one of the most popular adventure sports of Rajasthan. Never miss a chance to view the entire city. Paragliding is done in Pushkar, Jaipur, Jaisalmer, Udaipur and Bikaner cities of Rajasthan. Ride is usually for 15- 20 mins.
3) Cycling: Cycling is one of the most fun-filled outdoor activities in Rajasthan that are suitable for almost every age group. It is also a very economical way to explore the whole city. It is a great way to roam around the city of Rajasthan where grandeur and royal vibes can be experienced in every corner of the beautiful state. Best location for cycling in Rajasthan is Udaipur- the city of lakes.
4) Camping: Camping is an unforgettable experience in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan. If you are in the desert, you should certainly experience camping. As the sun sets there are a series of the activities that can be experienced like Rajasthan folk songs and dances performed by the local people with authentic Rajasthan food, making the whole experience thrilling. Location: Jaisalmer, Pushkar, and Jhalawar.
5) Zip line: Zip lining is an adventure sport where a person glides down a cable that stretches between two points of different heights with the help of a freely moving pulley and a harness. Zip line also known as flying fox is yet another one of the adventure sports to do in Rajasthan which will refresh your body and soul. With the help of a zip line, fly high over the outer battlements of Jodhpur palace. It is an amazing experience to view the whole place from a great height. Everyone loves to enjoy every moment and time with this fab adventure. Location: Jodhpur.