Delhi, the national capital, is known for its rich culture and heritage but it is also famous for its people’s love for adventure. Far from the city crowd or right at the heart, there are several places in Delhi that cater to every need of these adventurous souls.
Here is a list of adventurous things you could do in the capital:
1. Hot air ballooning
A Balloon Safari around Delhi will let you see your beloved city in a very different light. The tour will let you take a break from your monotonous life and feel alive. There are many companies and organizations that offer Balloon Safari around Delhi NCR.
2. Take a segway tour of government monuments
This is the most fun way to experiencing the great monuments of Delhi. Climb onto the self-balancing Segway for a guided tour of the historical monuments, which is filled with interesting anecdotes and information. The tour will give you an opportunity to see the imperial and classical architecture. The tour starts at the South Block of Secretariat on Vijay Chow and proceeds to Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament building, Amar Jawan Jyoti and India Gate.
3. Try rock climbing
Before you climb the Aravalli Mountains, learn the tricks of rock climbing at Camp Wild, Dhauj. It is a great option for people looking for a weekend getaway. Located near Mangar village, Camp Wild offers other adventure activities like rappelling, valley crossing, zorbing, raft building and mountain biking.
4. Cycle around Delhi
Cycling is the best way to explore any city. You will be part of the city’s sound, smell and images. Bike tours are arranged by many groups, like DelhiByCycle, in various parts of Delhi. Meandering through narrow lanes and back alleys of Delhi, you will be able to experience it in a new and unique way. You can select from a number of routes offered by the organizers.
5. Try paramotoring
If you ever dreamt of flying, paramotoring will let you fulfill it. Paramotoring is powered paragliding, which will leave you mesmerized. You will feel the adrenaline rush while exploring the blue sky and enjoy the aerial view of the city in a paramotor. The air safari, under the guidance of well-trained professional, usually lasts for eight to ten minutes.