Thrill Freaks Unleash your Adventure Streak
India has a lot in store for adventure seekers and wildlife enthusiasts. Trekking is one of the most common activity undertaken by physically fit, avid nature lovers here. Leh is haven of trekkers. Rocky terrains, towering mountains, uninhabited or less populated villages amid unplugged views of Himalayas attract tourists. Buddhist monasteries, placid lakes add to the beauty of the place.
A lot of Hindu pilgrims trek for 14kms from Katra in Jammu to pay homage to revered Vaishno Devi shrine during summer months. Trekking expeditions continue in Sonemarg and Gulmarg. Skiing is a favorite winter sport in Gulmarg. The latter also boasts of being home to world’s highest gondola (cable car).
White water rafting is a common scene in Himalayan rivers during summer.
Wildlife scene in India is dominated by tigers, rhinos, elephants, leopards, deer, sambar, wild boar, sloth bear, wild dogs, sambar. Domestic and migratory avifauna flock wildlife sanctuaries of Ranthambore in Rajasthan. Kaziranga National Park is home to endangered one-horned rhinos. Hop onto gigantic elephants to checkout the wild hub. Bandipur National Park with it’s tiger and pachyderm population offers jeep safaris to explore the forestland. Nagarhole National Park sheltering jungle cat, giant flying squirrel is also worth visiting in Karnataka.
So get set to plunge into an enterprising tour.