Adventure In Rajasthan
you plan a trip to Rajasthan, visiting the tourist destinations and
exploring the desert will, no doubt, be a top priority, but do not forget to
include adventure activities in your itinerary as the state offers plenty of
options for adventure seekers. Moreover, when you return home after your
trip, a treasure of delightful memories of adventure will linger long in
Safari in Rajasthan :
Camel Safari is the best safari option in
the desert state of Rajasthan. In Rajasthan camels were domesticated
thousand of years ago for the purpose of making journeys through the
difficult route of Thar Desert, which are still in use. So, when you visit
Rajasthan do take a camel safari to explore this colourful state. Camel
Safari in Rajasthan are available in various options, you may opt for a
short journey through a small Rajasthani village or a long-distance
expedition lasting a few days or a week. While you are on the camel back the
sight en route will mesmerize you and become a part of your most treasured
Horse Safari in Rajasthan :
Like camels, horses have also been an important part of the life and culture
of the desert state of Rajasthan. Since the time of Rajput rulers, the
horses have been admired and loved by the Rajasthani people and their
significance can't be undermined even today. When you visit Rajasthan and
want to indulge yourself in some adventure, Horse safari comes as an
excellent option for you. A journey on horseback is one of the best way to
experience the unique flavour of Rajasthan's traditional hospitality.
Horse safari in Rajasthan takes you through scenic hilly territories,
rugged mountain terrains and picturesque forested plains and sandy and rocky
fields. On the horseback, you will pass from one fort to another, small
lovely villages, ruins of historical monuments and exquisite temples. As the
evening progresses and the sun sets, a blazing bonfire and a lavish dinner
awaits your arrival at the Safari Camp. In addition, a number of interesting
cultural programmes of folk dances and music are performed by the local
artists to enhance the pleasure of your memorable journey.
In Rajasthan Horse safaris are conduced in the plain areas near Udaipur,
Ajmer or Samode as well as the sandy areas of Jaisalmer and Jodhpur.
Undoubtedly, Horse Safari in Rajasthan is an overwhelming and heady
experience and it will tempt you to come back again for more.
Jeep Safari in Rajasthan :
A motorized safari, Jeep Safari is the fastest and convenient way to
explore the tourist destinations of Rajasthan. Apart from a comfortable
journey, Jeep Safari makes it possible to cover several towns and cities in
a single day. An open jeep is considered ideal for Jeep Safari, as you will
feel yourself attached with nature.
Safari in Rajasthan :
In addition to 'Thar Desert' and
Aravalli ranges, Rajasthan boasts of a rich wildlife population. Rajasthan
has several national parks and sanctuaries. Most popular among them are the
Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, Ranthambore National Park and Keoladeo Ghana
National Park. You can explore these sanctuaries and park either by a jeep
or on an elephant back.
Wildlife Safari in Rajasthan is an exciting way to closely view a variety
of wild animals and birds, both resident and migratory . On your adventurous
wildlife trip you can see Tigers, Leopards, Wild boars, Jackals, Sambars,
Nilgai, Spoonbills, Siberian Cranes and several other animal species in
their natural habitat. So, get ready for a Wildlife Safari in Rajasthan and
enjoy a close encounter with the wild beasts and beautiful avian species.
Para Gliding in Rajasthan :
you dream to fly high like a bird in the open sky without any disturbance
then Para Gliding comes as a wonderful option for you. In Rajasthan Para
Gliding trip may be organized in towns and cities where the runways and
strips are available. Most popular Para Gliding sites are Jaipur, Jodhpur,
Udaipur, Jaisalmer and Bikaner. Pushkar is another famous destination in
Rajasthan where Para Gliding in possible.
Whether you are a beginner or an experienced flier, you have to take prior
permission from Civil Aviation authorities of Rajasthan. With permission
from the concerned authorities you may go on a fly. While you fly high in
the sky, you can get the bird eye view of the forts, palaces, temples and
many other historical monuments.
Ballooning in Rajasthan :
In Rajasthan, the sand dunes
are perfect place for ballooning enthusiasts. In fact, you can even travel
short distances between two towns or historic monuments in the hot air
balloons. Although there are several areas in Rajasthan where you can take
up this adventure sport, but the best is ballooning over the Pushkar,
Baneshwar or Nagaur.
Boating in Rajasthan :
While you are in Rajasthan, you can
enjoy boating in most of the lakes of the state. Regular boating is offered
at several places of the state, such as on the lakes of Udaipur or on the
Siliserh lake near the town of Alwar. Besides, if you want to enjoy in other
lakes, you will have to carry your own boat to Rajasthan.
Boasting of several lakes and streams,
Rajasthan offers plenty of opportunities for angling. If you love angling
and want to enjoy the it in Rajasthan don't forget to carry your own
rod and bait. Take appropriate angling licence from the concerned authority
and head towards any of the lake in Rajasthan, if you are lucky enough, you
may end your day with some surprise catch.
Trekking in Rajasthan
If you think that the adventure sport of trekking in possible only in the
lofty peaks of Himalayas or the beautiful Ghats, then you obviously need to
rethink your adventure options. Rajasthan, the home of the famous Aravalli
hills offers many days of amazing trekking opportunities. Some of the
popular areas where you can take up trekking include the Mewar-belt with the
Udaipur-Kumbalgarh-Chittaur belt or the area around Mount Abu or the
With several established camps set in beautiful locations, Rajasthan offers
you wonderful camping opportunities. In fact, Camping is a fine art in
Rajasthan that provides a unique royal feel. Created specially for royalty,
these camps have well-furnished bedrooms, a small hall or leisure area and
attached bathrooms. Besides, the interiors of the camps are elegantly
decorated with hand-block printed fabrics to create a rich ambience. You can
find such tented camps at places like Samode Bagh, close to Jaipur, or at
Pushkar town during the time of camel fair in the month of November.
Other Adventure Sports in Rajasthan
Blessed with a varied terrain, Rajasthan provides you endless opportunities
to indulge in several other adventure sports. Golf, Kite-Flying and
Bicycling are the famous adventure sports which you take up in leisurely
style. Polo is another adventure sport which the state offers to the
adventure buffs. The sport of Polo is available in various options such as
Horse Polo, Camel Polo, Elephant Polo and Bicycle Polo. In addition to
these, you can also enjoy local sports like Tonga races and Cart races.
Rajasthan Safari Tour Packages
Features : This 12 days tour
arranges for wildlife safaris at several destination in Delhi, Agra,
Gwalior and cities of Rajasthan. Sariska and Bharatpur are two main
destinations for your wildlife safari. Besides that it also arranges for
trips to places like Mandawa, Jaipur, Samode, etc. Besides that the tour
also takes you across many other tourist attractions like forts and
Features : It is a five days
exciting tour to Shekhawati, an important destination to start with, for
a camel safari. The tour will take you across such places as Sam dunes.
This place is very famous for its alluring sand dunes. Catering will be
served en-route. There are provisions for camping also.
Features : The horse safari
tour package gives you an exciting time at Shekhawati and Godvad - two
popular destinations in the state of Rajasthan. The crew will get to
ride the best bred horses for 12 to 25 kms land stretches. At Shekhawati
will be covered several popular attractions including mansions, palaces