Rajasthan with its royal palaces and forts provides a plethora of incredible historical experiences. While in this regal state, you can visit the enchanting City Palace, Jag Mandir, and Jagdish Temple in Udaipur and take a boat ride on Lake Pichola and enjoy the stunning views of the Lake Palace. However, Rajasthan is beyond its historical offerings. Yes, you heard it right! Situated at the brink of the golden Thar Desert, surrounded by the undulating Aravalli ranges, sparkled by a plethora of lakes, and dotted with wildlife, Rajasthan unfolds innumerable adventure opportunities.
So, if you are an adventure freak, take a fresh break from spectacular sightseeing and indulge in the heart-throbbing adventure activities that your Rajasthan tour packages have to offer.
Must try adventure activities while in Rajasthan to experience a thrill like never before:
- Hot Air Balloon Ride
Flying in the sky, tethered to a hot air balloon is one of the exciting adventures that you must try while in Rajasthan. Your dream of exploring the beautiful landscapes of this colourful regal state through a bird’s eye view will come true when you set for a hot air balloon ride. Jaipur offers hot air balloon rides both during sunrise and sunset. You can also enjoy the hot air balloon rides during the vibrant Pushkar festival and even in Ranthambore Wildlife Sanctuary.
Camping in Rajasthan is fun, inside the tents under the stars. The dunes in Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pushkar, Samode, and Bikaner are popular camping sites. The camps in the Thar Desert are erected in the middle of the golden sand dunes and offer 5-star hospitality including comfortable beds, luxurious amenities, and mouth-watering Rajasthani cuisine. Revive your dreams of Arabian fantasies as you try camping in the deserts of Rajasthan under your North India tour packages. At night enjoy gazing at the star constellations and fall asleep under the starlit sky.
- Desert Camel Safari
Desert Safari is one of the most popular adventures while in the Thar Desert. You can explore the desert by setting on a breathtaking camel ride. Watch the spectacular sunrise and sunset while riding on a camel’s back. The desert camel safari in Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Pushkar, and Bikaner ranges from hours to week. At the end of the safari, you can spend the night in the desert while enjoying the bonfire under the starry sky and relishing the delectable cuisine.
- Jungle Safari
Apart from the camel safari over the barren Thar Desert, Rajasthan also offers some exhilarating wildlife or jungle safari mainly at the Bharatpur National Park, Ranthambore National Park, and Sariska Tiger Reserve. Travel through the dense forests to take a deeper look at the gorgeous flora and fauna of Rajasthan. Spot plenty of wild animals and unknown flowers as a treat to your wildlife fantasies. During jungle safaris, you can zoom through the deep forests either on a jeep or on the back of an elephant.
Unleash the paragliding opportunity when you are in Rajasthan as part of your North India tour packages. Several private organizers in Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, and Pushkar organize paragliding. The best way to witness the unique topography of Rajasthan is with its rusty forts, fabulous monuments, and wide-stretched golden desert. Though paragliding is a relatively new adventure sport in Rajasthan, it will satiate your adventurous soul and remain etched in your memories.
Some other new adventure activities that you should try out!
- Water Sports
The plenty of lakes and rivers expand the scope of water sports while you are touring through Rajasthan tour packages. Water sports include boating, rafting, and gliding in the beautiful Fateh Sagar Lake in Udaipur and Ramgarh Lake near Jaipur. You can try rafting in the Gomati River and the Sillserh Lake in Alwar. The best time to indulge in water sports is summer between the months of April and June.
It is one of the newest exciting adventure activities in Rajasthan. Trekking is mostly done in the ranges of Aravalli Mountain, making it more exhilarating and indomitable. You can also trek in the summer capital of Rajasthan, Mount Abu towards the Dilwara Jain temple.
- Zip Lining
If you do not have vertigo, you can try zip-lining which is one of the best ways to trigger your adrenaline rush and view nature like you have never experienced before. Admire the charm of the pink and blue cities of Jaipur and Jodhpur while zip-lining.
Love to roam around by cycle? Rajasthan tour packages offer you an exciting range of adventurous cycling activities. Take a cycle and explore every nook and corner of the royal state. The most exciting fact is that cycling is one of the cost-effective activities you can try in Rajasthan.
- Quad Biking
Rajasthan tourism, by taking reference from Dubai has introduced Quad biking. It is a new and fascinating concept and is mainly offered in the desert of Jaisalmer in the Sam Sand Dunes. Ride in a quadbike amid the vast sand dunes for an exciting desert experience.
- Helicopter Joy Ride
If you want to view the state from atop but are scared of hot air balloons and if a pocket pinch is not your concern, then don’t hesitate to include a helicopter joy ride in your North India tour packages.
We hope this blog has helped you unearth some of the lesser-known adventure sports in Rajasthan. Plan your Rajasthan tour packages accordingly with the help of expert tour organizers so that when you are in the royal city, you shouldn’t miss indulging in these adventure activities that will fill your heart with joy and your mind with everlasting memories.