Breaking into a sweat… and not from the heat
Skiing, trekking, white water rafting… seek and you shall find the exact sort of adventure holiday that you are looking for not that far from your doorstep. That’s right, you don’t have to fly to Switzerland to ski or head for Kilimanjaro to go on breathtaking treks. India has amazing destinations that can give you the adrenalin rush and Facebook photos that you crave.
Here are just a few that we have picked:
Come winter and the beautiful, snowy slopes of north and north-east India are frequented by skiing enthusiasts from within the country and around the world. Some of the most popular sites, namely Solang Valley, and Dayara Bugyal and Auli in Uttarakhand, have institutes to teach amateurs and those who wish to upgrade their skills.
Kufri in Himachal Pradesh hosts an annual winter sport festival courtesy of the tourism department, so the skiing is supplemented by more fun winter activities, like toboganning. Also in Himachal Pradesh is Narkanda, with slopes ideal for beginners and steeper ones for more skilled skiers. Continue reading “Adventure Holidays”