Sunday, November 6, 2011

Adventure in Rajasthan

If Rajasthan is about forts and palaces, then it is also about adventure. If travelers perceive the state just suitable for heritage tours, then adventure tours of Rajasthan are also its attraction. Adventure freaks can completely wind out in Rajasthan as the state is dotted with opportunities of adventure. There are number of adventure sports in Rajasthan that can keep the adventure freaks engaged.

Aero Sports

Soaring high in the blue unknown is one of the wildest fantasies of a human being. The state beckons all those who have nurtured this wish. Flying high and having a panoramic view of sand carpets, mountain ranges and countryside is fabulous. Para sailing, para gliding and ballooning are famous aero sports of Rajasthan. Famous sites for aero sports include Pushkar, Baneshwar or Nagaur fair, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Bikaner and Kota.

Water Sports of Rajasthan

Rajasthan and water sports! Is it quite contradictory for you? But hold on…Rajasthan is a host to number of water sports.

Yes, surprisingly though, the lakes of Rajasthan are a famous spot for water sports in Rajasthan. There are natural and manmade lakes that offer opportunities for water sports. Streamer Cruises, boating, angling and swimming are famous among travelrs. Popular sites for these sports include Chambal River, lakes of Udaipur and Alwar. Bandh Baretha in Bharatpur, Siliserh and Jaisamand in Alwar, Mansarover near Sariska, Kukas, Chhaparwara and Ramgarh in Jaipur are other sites for water sports.

Vintage Car Rally

Exemplar car rally which is held annually in Jaipur has attracted many car owners. They take pride in taking out their vintage beauty in these days. A spectator enjoys as much as the participants and car owners. Car lovers, car owners, tourists, locals and zealous sports lovers eagerly wait for the event.


Exploring the rural terrains, historical sites and wildlife reserves on a bicycle is a fantastic idea. Excitingly enough, the cycler can have a glimpse of rural Rajasthan, experience its charisma and know more about the local culture.

Boating in Rajasthan

Rajasthan is not all about deserts. It has lot to offer to boating enthusiasts also. RTDC (Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation) has taken measures for promoting boating in the lakes of Jaipur and Udaipur - be they natural or manmade.

Camping Tours in Rajasthan

Enjoy a utopian world away from metro humdrum in the surroundings of Thar. Yes, camping tours in Rajasthan are quite exciting. Experiencing local music and dance, enjoying bonfire under a moonlit night and a company of your beloved will make it all the more special.

Safaris Tours in Rajasthan

Safaris are an adventurous expedition in Rajasthan. These safaris can be enjoyed to have a closer look of jungles, wildlife forests, remote villages, rough terrains of the state. Enjoy desert safaris, horse safaris, jeep safaris, elephant safaris in Rajasthan.


Golfing is considered a posh sport of Rajasthan which has been played for a quite a while now. Rambagh Golf Course is the famous choice of golfers. There are a number of facilities that one can have here.

Trekking in Rajasthan

The forest area of Aravali ranges, treks from Abu Road to Guru Shikhar (highest peak of Aravali), Thandi Beri to Kumbhalgarh fort or Ranakpur to Rawali Tatgarh are famous trekking areas of Rajasthan.