Adventure Tourism in India, Adventure Sports and Activities

Adventure sports have opened offbeat destinations and new possibilities for the tourism activities in india. It covers several of activities as like trekking, mountaineering, hiking, rock climbing, trekking, rappelling, river rafting, water games, paragliding, hang gliding, hot air ballooning, skiing, caving (cave tourism) and camping etc in the surroundings of wild life. Adventure tourism is mainly related with niche class of tourists who cater profound interests in different forms of adventure activities. As far as india is concerned, it is still an untapped territory despite great potential for these activities. India has high mountains of Himalayas, which present multiple spots for mountaineering, hiking and river rafting activities in its vast extended region. Similarly, Its vast sea shore spread in Kerala, Goa, Orrisa, Tamilnadu and Andhra Pradesh offers great opportunities for water sports activities like surfing and diving. These need to be developed and explored for growing number of tourists in such a niche.