Adventure Travel in India
Top 5 Places to Take an India Tribal Tour
India, along with Africa, has the largest tribal population in the world. Largely unaffected by the modern world, they're very simple and often curious people, who have retained their rituals and customs. Here are five of the best places to tour tribal India, and get an unforgettable insight into their existence.
Top 10 India Adventure Travel Activities
The Himalaya region is the setting for many adventure travel activities in India. However, there are plenty of options for adventure travel in India's south as well! Here are 10 of the most popular India adventure travel activities.
6 Alluring India Adventure Travel Destinations
In recent years, India has emerged as one of the world's most popular adventure travel destinations. One of the main reasons for this is the huge variety of adventure activities that are possible in India. Most people looking for adventure travel in India head to the far north mountains, and the beaches of Goa. Here are the best places to...
Top Adventure Activities in High Altitude Spiti
To make the most of your trip to Spiti, you'll want to get out and about, and explore its essence. There are a wide range of options for immersing yourself in the attractions that Spiti has to offer.
Where to Find India Trekking Maps
India is a great trekking destination, however one of the problems faced by trekkers is the lack of maps. Here are the best sources.
Review of Ecosphere Spiti
Ecosphere Spiti is a remarkable, award winning organization focused on conservation and responsible tourism in Spiti. Find out how Ecosphere can help you get the most from your Spiti travel.
Drive a Rickshaw Across India in the Rickshaw Challenge
Did you know that it's possible for you to drive an auto rickshaw across India? Known as the Rickshaw Challenge, these events are an hilarious and extraordinary way of experiencing India, and seeing the Indian countryside, while contributing to charity as well.
Dzongri Trek Travelogue
The trek to Dzongri peak is a classic Sikkim trekking opportunity. Read about the experience and get important tips in this informative travelogue.
Yuksom to Dzongri Peak Trek Photos
The Dzongri peak trek starts at Yuksom in Sikkim, and passes through the dense tropical forest of Kachenjunga National Park. These photos from the trek show the stunning natural beauty of this area.
Interview with Ladakh Trekking Guide Thinlas Chorol
Thinlas Chorol is the only female Ladakhi trekking guide who's trained to work in this field. In this interview, Thinlas shares with us her motivation, as well as the most popular trekking experiences for visitors.
Interview with Narendra Agarwal from TIMEPAUSE Adventures
Narendra Agarwal, founder of TIMEPAUSE Adventures, is passionate about adventure travel and nature. In this interview, Narendra shares his favorite India adventure travel destinations with us and reveals some great adventure spots not far from Mumbai.
Where to Find the Best Adventure Activities in Goa
Goa is the best alternative to the mountains for anyone looking for adventure and adrenaline in India. There are almost 100 operators to offer you just about every type of adventure activity imaginable, including water sports, go-karting, scuba diving and snorkeling, hiking, fishing, and dolphin sightseeing trips.
Leh Ledakh Adventure Travel Guide
In India’s far northern region of Ladakh, Leh offers two of the world’s largest mountain ranges, alpine desert, and dry barren landscape full of historic Buddhist monasteries. Ladakh doesn't experience rain like elsewhere in India, so the monsoon season is the perfect time to travel to Leh.
Guide to The Valley of Flowers National Park
The monsoon season is the perfect time to hike to The Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand. You’ll be rewarded with the sight of around 300 different varieties of alpine flowers, which appear as a bright carpet of color against a mountainous snow capped background.
Explore the Desert on a Camel Safari in India
Go on a camel safari and ride through the rippling, windswept desert on camel back and camp out under the stars. It's one of the most unforgettable and enchanting experiences you can have in India.
Take a Hot Air Balloon Flight in India
Hot air balloon flights in India are a relatively new adventure activity, but one that's fast the growing in popularity. Imagine having a calm and peaceful view of India's breathtaking scenery from a quiet place high above the crowds.
Uttarakhand Trekking Routes
Download a list of over 120 trekking routes in Uttarakhand. (Adobe PDF format).
Matheran Adventure Travel Guide
Matheran is the closest hill settlement to Mumbai and is unique because all vehicles are banned there. Enjoy fresh air, panoramic views, unspoilt forest, walking trails, horse riding, and scenic toy train ride.
Manali Adventure Travel Guide
Manali, with its soothing backdrop of the Himalayas, offers a blend of tranquility and adventure that makes it one of northern India's most popular tourist destinations. You can go fishing, white water rafting, paragliding, skiing, mountaineering, and hiking in and around Manali. Or just simply relax and enjoy the fresh mountain air!
The Rickshaw Challenge
What better way to enjoy India and adventure than by racing an auto rickshaw around the country for charity? Find out more here.
Nainital Adventure Travel Guide
The hill settlement of Nainital was a popular summer retreat for the British during the time they ruled India. Adventure activities including nature walks, trekking, boating, and rock climbing are all on offer. Nainital is close to Corbett National Park too.
5 Memorable India Motorcycle Tours
India motorcycle tours are growing in popularity. Initially, most were lead by foreign organizers. However, in recent years, numerous Indian companies have formed and started running these tours as well. Discover five of the best ones in this article.