by intent labs
Published Thu, Nov 23rd 2017, 13:42 | Travel
Choosing the right tour package is truly an important decision to make. If you are planning to spend adventure holidays in the state of Uttarakhand, you should not worry about where to go and what to do so that you have the maximum fun.
The hilly terrain of Uttarakhand provides plenty of opportunities for mountaineering, trekking and rock climbing. The easternmost hill district Pithoragarh, bordering Nepal and Tibet, often dubbed as ‘Miniature Kashmir’, is abundant in natural beauty, making it the perfect base for many an exciting trek.
Snow-covered slopes aren’t just to be admired, but to be enjoyed. Skiing has gained popularity as an alternative sport in the winter months. At an elevation of 2,915 – 3,049 meters with five kilometers expanse of snow, Auli is offers perfect grounds for beginners and seasoned skiers alike. Coniferous and oak forests line the slopes.
Rafting is the most popular adventure sport in Uttarakhand. Swift-moving rivers offer a thrilling experience for white water rafters. These rivers flow through deep forests, rocky terrains, mountains and sometimes even along snowy slopes.
Camping is possibly the finest way to enjoy the serenity of nature with the company of your friends and family. It is the best mode to spend time in the lap of nature and forget the mundane affairs of an otherwise hectic life.
In adventure sports there is no substitute for the Himalayas. Places like Pauri, Uttarkashi, Chamoli, Dharamshala, Rishikesh , Nepal and other adjoining areas, beckon professional climbers from all over the world to take up the challenge of some of the most exciting and toughest, rock climbing options in the world.
Mountain biking is all about speed, control and thrill and is one of the latest ways of exploring and discovering new vistas of the Himalayan landscape.
Bungee jumping is an activity that involves jumping from a tall structure while connected to a Large elastic cord. The tall structure is usually a fixed object, such as a building,bridge or crane; but it is also possible to jump from a movable object, such as a hot-air-balloon or helicopter, that has the ability to hover above the ground.
Paragliding is one of the most popular adventure sport which is a lot enjoyed by a large chunk of adventure lovers. It’s a sport that involves flying of paragliders, light weight, free flying, foot- launched glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure.