Explore Adventure Trips around Delhi NCR

Adventure Trips near Delhi NCR

Adventure Trips near Delhi NCR

Delhi, the national capital territory of India, bridges two extremely different worlds of Old and New Delhi. The rich and diverse culture of the city is visible in the narrow lanes and old charm of Old Delhi that contrast with the modern and cosmopolitan culture of New Delhi. From its historical monuments to modern imposing buildings, and from bustling markets to fabulous eateries, this city offers plenty of options to choose from. During your visit to this city, you can also indulge in adventure activities by opting for adventure trips near Delhi.

Adventure Destinations Around Delhi NCR

1. Uttarakhand: This Himalayan state, in the northern part of India, is an important pilgrimage centre. Besides, it also provides a great opportunity for enjoying thrilling adventures like trekking, rafting, skiing and bungee jumping. Located at the foothills of the Himalayas, Rishikesh in Uttarakhand is one of the most popular destinations for peace seekers. In recent years, this divine place has become a hotspot for activities like water sports and bungee jumping.

How to Reach Uttarakhand

• By Road: Rishikesh is about 245 km from Delhi via NH 58 and the drive to this place will hardly take 5 hours.

• By Rail: The state is well-connected from major cities through rail network. Many super-fast expresses and passenger trains are available from Delhi. The key railheads are located in Dehradun, Kathgodam and Haridwar.

2. Himachal: Popularly called the land of snow, this landlocked state lies in the lofty ranges of Western Himalayas. With its breathtaking topography of snow-capped ranges and rushing blue waters, it is an idyllic destination to pump up the adrenaline. Enthralling activities like trekking, ice skating, hiking and mountain biking can be best enjoyed in its hilly terrains.

How to Reach Himachal

• By Road: At a distance of about 368 km from Delhi via NH 1, Himachal can be easily reached by road.

• By Rail: Kalka, which is the last broad gauge station, is easily accessible by trains from Delhi. Shatabdi Express, Kalka Mail and Paschim Express are some of the major trains from Delhi towards Kalka.

3. Jaipur: Popularly called the Pink City, Jaipur is the capital of Rajasthan. It is also the largest city of Rajasthan, and is known for the royal touch of the bygone era. Located amid golden sand dunes, this royal city is also a paradise for adventurers. The city offers a number of adventure activities, ranging from gliding to hot air ballooning and from desert safaris to rafting.

How to Reach Jaipur 

• By Road: A drive to this place, which is at a distance of about 282 km from Delhi via NH 8, will hardly take 4 hours; however, traffic snarls may increase this duration.

• By Rail: Jaipur has proper connectivity from Delhi through an extensive rail network. Ranikhet Express, Corbett PRK Link and Jammu Aii Express are some of the trains to Jaipur.

Enjoy Adventure Activities near Delhi NCR

Activities Available near Delhi NCR

Rafting Rishikesh: With undulating cascades of hills and crashing waves of the Ganga River, Rishikesh is an ideal destination for adventure trips near Delhi. It provides Grade I, III and IV rapids for enjoying the thrill of rafting.

Treks in Uttarakhand: For those who are looking for thrilling treks, Uttarakhand offers an uncountable number of treks. The trekking routes here are categorised as easy, moderate and strenuous; thus both amateurs and professionals can enjoy trekking. Some of the famous treks are Nanda Devi, Har ki Doon, Dodi Tal and Chandrashila.

Treks in Himachal: Based at the foothills of the Himalayas, Himachal awaits those who want to explore extreme treks. With the most popular and excellent treks like Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar ranges, Pin Parvati and Hampta Pass, this Himalayan state promises you a unique experience during adventure trips near Delhi.

Hot Air Ballooning in Jaipur: With its breathtaking landscape of golden sand dunes, Jaipur offers you a mesmerising landscape while you are floating in the air. Hot air balloon ride from the magnificent Amber Fort while flying over forts, lakes and palaces is sure to captivate your heart.

Camping in Himachal and Uttarakhand: Cradled in the lap of the Himalayas, the states of Himachal and Uttarakhand are perfect destinations to relax amidst the serene nature. Sattal, Nainital and Rishikesh in Uttarakhand, and Chail, Kasauli and Manali in Himachal are some of the popular campsites to reconnect with nature.

All these amazing activities in the spectacular topography of these places can be enjoyed to their fullest during adventure trips near Delhi.

Best Time to Go

• Rishikesh: September to June
• Himachal: During summers
• Jaipur: Late September or October till March


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