Indian is vast country, with diverse population, gigantic cities and ranges of climate and ecosystem, which means every traveller has something to experience in India. Here is a list of 10 unique Adventure things one can indulge and experience in India.
Elephant Polo Match
Elephant Polo is an old game, which dates back in 19 century, where elephants were made to play this fast game in the confined space of the stadium. Unlike horse polo which is fast paced, elephant polo is more relaxing and leisurely. It is enthralling to watch the enormous pachyderms pursuing the ball at their own majestic pace. You can book tickets for private sessions and enjoy this giant’s play the game.
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Hot-Air Balloon Ride during Pushkar Camel Fair
Pushkar Camel Fair is one of the biggest cattle fairs in Rajasthan, during which one of the interesting activities to indulge in Hot-Air Balloon Ride. Balloon ride is once in a lifetime experience, which can be most exhilarating way to see Pushkar, moving gently over the vast encampment on the dunes, drifting over the holy lake, high temples, and holy places.
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Backwater Rides in Alleppey
Captivating scenery of lush greenery, canals and waterways are the best way to describe Alleppey or Alappuzha Backwaters. Cruising along the serene backwaters is an absolutely divine experience and you actually feel like being ‘one with nature’. Explore the tranquil backwaters by going aboard a traditional houseboats. Try your hands making out dishes with the Chef on board. Relish the Kerala cuisine delights as you drift past the paddy fields and coconut palms.
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Private excursion to Wine Farms
Visit one of the Wines farms in Nashik, wherein one can take a tour to the luxury Winery. Learn the art of wine making, with a wine expert and experience wine tasting, with luxury dinner at the Sula Farm. Also, don’t forget to pick some of the special wines from the Merchandise store.
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Houseboat on Dal Lake
With its clement summer weather and richly fertile land, its Mughal pleasure gardens and string of alpine lakes, Srinagar in Kashmir is among the world’s oldest tourist destinations. Apart from wearing the outlook of a fancy looking medieval artwork, the houseboats in Kashmir are equally adorned with the tranquilizing nature from all sides. Warm hosts and some delicious Kashmiri food make a stay in one of these houseboats a fetish for many.
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Spa at Lake Pichola
Step aboard a royal craft for a journey to a time of unrivalled pampering at the Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur. The placid waters of Lake Pichola are a mirror to this spectacular vision in white as you learn the true meaning of relaxation at our exquisite Jiva Spa. And there is no better way of relaxing than with our exclusive Royal Jiva Spa Boat experience. Indulge in Indian Aroma Therapy with essential signature oils and that luxuriates in our bespoke range of all – natural energizing, relaxing or detoxifying blends at the Taj Lake Palace.
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Go Tiger Spoting in Kanha National Park
Without any doubt, Kanha Tiger Reserve is one of the best and exclusive places in the world to experience the majestic royal Bengal tigers. It is considered as one of the best-managed parks in Asia and also a part of Project Tiger. But the area is not only limited to them but is also homeland to leopards, wild dogs and Barasingha as well. With over 350 species of birds and Flora, this is a place you would not want to miss.
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Miniature Painting Sessions in Udaipur
Udaipur is an enchanting city of lakes, palaces, and gardens, famous for its traditional miniature paintings, which are mural-like paintings mostly depicting incidents from Rajput or Mughal history and legends, or stories from the Hindu Puranas. Several fine examples of miniature paintings are exhibited in the palaces at Udaipur and Jodhpur. One can also try hands on how to do one. There are a number of painting schools, who give hourly classes, you can pick your canvas type and colour and do a quick session here. And yes, as your practice, you can master the art of miniature painting.
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Gliding in Bir in Himachal
Bir Billing is a small village surrounded by big mountains famous for paragliding in Himachal Pradesh. Bir-Billing in the Dauladhar mountain range known for Hang gliding and paragliding both, which serves as a landing ground for para-gliders. Bir billing is one of the nature wonders and is perfectly designed as a launch pad, has become a legend on the international paragliding circuits and a destination for world champion paragliding pilots. You can book in advance for the session Travel Bir Billing.
Skiing in Solang Nala
Solang Valley is a beautiful and picturesque valley at the top of the Kullu Manali valley in Himachal Pradesh, India. Skiing in Solang Valley is a mesmerising adventure sport every snow-fanatic should experience. Ski slopes and abundant snow in the winter makes Solang Valley an undoubtedly one of the most beautiful valleys in India. Giant slopes of lawn comprise Solang Valley and provide it its reputation as a popular ski resort. However, if you want to see the perfect powdery and thick snowfall, then travel this paradise-land in the month of January.
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