India is a vast and diverse country with various cultures. It is very popular destination among tourists in the entire world.

There are plenty of the outdoor activities that one can do when in India. It is not necessary to spend a huge amount. You can enjoy the outdoor activities at much affordable prices. There are many adventure sport activities that take place here.

Some of the sport activities are tiger safari, elephant safari, jungle safari, mountaineering, jungle safari, water rafting, kayaking, rock climbing, hot air ballooning etc.

You can freak out if you are adventure sports lover. You will get many options to explore the country and the natural beauty here” you can perform the activity as well as enjoy the vacation.

Some of the outdoor sports activities are mentioned below in this article for your reference.


It is one of the interesting sport activity. Paragliding allows the person to fly like a free bird in sky. It is very exciting and thrilling sport.

You can enjoy this with your family. The are many places in India where you can enjoy this activity. It is safe to do the activity with the help of the guide.

Many hilly regions are known for this activity. One of the region is Kangra district in Himachal Pradesh state that allows the tourist to do this activity.

The para gliders can enjoy the view from the sky. They can see the hill tops.  There are paragliding competitions too.

Many events take place from time to time in the region. The seasoned players love to participate in the sport.  The competitors come from different countries to participate in the event.


This activity gives you adrenaline rush. There are many activities that are offered in the snow-covered regions of Himalaya peaks.

The regions in India that are famous for these activities are Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakand, Manali in Himachal Pradesh, Kufri in Himachal Pradesh.

You can perform Skiing. There many other activities that are related to the snow such as ice skating, mountain climbing, trekking etc.

Visit the snow peaks and enjoy the snow activities with your family and friends. You can always hire the guide from the operators to provide you all the necessary support.

Desert Safari

It is very interesting to see the sand dunes all around you. You can enjoy the beauty of desert in Rajasthan region.

Jaisalmer city in this region is the popular tourist destination. You need to take the camel ride to view the desert mountains.

There is all sand around you. It is very dry but beautiful. It is always good to visit the area in winter time as during summers it is very hot in the sand dunes.

Take the camel ride on its hump or take the ride on the camel cart. You can also enjoy the local folk- lore. You can have the local food to get the feel of the culture here.


Mountaineering is very popular in India. It is one of the adventurous sports that India offers to the world.

This sport gives you a chance to view and find out the local fauna and flora. There are the dense forests present  in various parts of India.

There are many places in India where you can perform the activity. Some of the places are Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Leh and Ladakh.

Hire the local operators to get the necessary guidance. If you are the beginner then do take the help of the guides. It is an adventurous sport and can take few days.

The length of the mountaineering trip will depend on your wish. You need to plan for how long you want to be on the mountains.

Hot Air Ballooning

This activity is fun. You can view different regions by flying on the hot air balloon. This activity is not very old in India.

You do not need any experience in such activity. This is one of the easy outdoor activity and new in the adventure sports.

You can have the glance on the area through hot air balloon. You can stand inside with your family. There are many Ballooning clubs that allow you to perform the activity.

The headquarter of the ballooning club is based at Safdarjung airport at Delhi.  Other places where this activity take place is Bangalore, Agra, Gurgaon, Jaipur, Manali etc.

River rafting

It is a sport. Activity that takes place in the rivers in various part of India.

You need to go in the water through a raft. You are required to row the raft. This sport activity takes place in the cities like Manali, Rishikesh etc.

Rishikesh is the major hub for this activity.  There are rivers like Ganga, Sutlej, Tsiang where the rafting takes place.

Bangee Jumpling, and Rappling are the other activities that you can enjoy here.


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