Karnataka is famous for its impeccable beauty, cultural dimensions as well as adventure sports. Bordering the Western Ghats, Karnataka has an amicable climate and topography that attracts thousands of tourists from all over India. The splendid waterfalls, the thick jungles, the gigantic hills and the adventurous places in Karnataka present you with scope for all […]
Karnataka, which has the Western Ghats bordering on one side and the Arabian Sea bordering on the other, is a land that’s blessed with beaches, forests, hills, valleys, waterfalls, a variety of flora and fauna, rocks and caves. So if you have a soul for adventure this is the place to be. Karnataka hosts a variety of adventurous sports and games that are sufficient to satisfy both the tourists and the natives. Scuba Diving in the crystal clear waters around Netrani Island is one exciting adventure. You are trained by experienced divers prior to the actual dive.
Karnataka has many trekking trails that let you explore the deepest parts of the forests, rocks, and caves. Trekking is relatively cheap compared to the other sports and is preferred by many travelers. Rock climbing in Ramanagara is another adventure that is popular with the tourists. Though the climb is rough with the support of trained hands one can reach the top to get one of the most beautiful views in the state. Parasailing is an exciting sport which gives you a ride up in the air while you are attached to and being pulled by a boat. This adventurous sport is seasonal because you need a favorable weather. Jet Ski Ride, Sky Diving, Microlight Flying, Off-Road Driving, White Water Rafting, and Cave Exploration are some of the other adventurous sports that this state has to offer. Read more about adventure sports in Karnataka here.
Zorbing Bangalore is indeed a fun activity. Zorbing is a new-age recreational adventure sport where the rider gets into an inflatable, transparent ball called ‘zorb’ and roll down either on a gentle slope on a level surface. Unlike foreign countries, like New Zealand where the sport originated, Zorbing in Bangalore is generally performed on water. Water […]
Kunti Betta consists of two rocky hills that stand surrounded by coconut trees, sugarcane and paddy fields. Kunti Betta is located on the Bangalore-Mysore road, in the Pandavapura Taluk of Mandya district of Karnataka. Kunti Betta is an offbeat place that offers a lot of excitement for adventure seekers. The Thonnur Lake situated near Kunti […]
Honnemardu is a small village in Karnataka that overlooks the Linganamakki reservoir, also known as Honnemardu reservoir. This picturesque destination is located along with the backwaters of River Sharavathi, on the Bangalore-Honnavar State Highway and at a distance of about 15 km from Sagar in the Shimoga (Shivamogga) district. Honnemardu is a paradise for adventure […]
Parasailing is an exhilarating aero adventure sport organized in different places of Bangalore. The word is originates from ‘para’ of parachute. The rider, or parasailer, is usually suspended from a parachute which is attached to fast moving vehicle. Types of Parasailing There are two kinds of parasailing, i.e. Terrestrial and Aquatic. Terrestrial Parasailing: In this version, […]
The innumerable rivers of Karnataka supports the angling sport in Karnataka. It has been blessed with Arabian sea around Karnataka which makes it good for angling. Bhimeshwari is a paradise for anglers, with mahseers found in abundance. This place is around 100 kms from Bangalore. Cauvery river water is a paradise for anglers. Minchinbele water […]
Another exciting adventure sport is High rope Traversing, which can be done in different ways like crossing a river this can be done by tying a rope horizontally between two fixed points. In river crossing, one end of the rope will be anchored to an anchoring point on one bank and the other end is […]
White Water rafting is gradually becoming a more and more popular adventure sport probably due to the comfortable facilities offered. At the end of a day long adventure trip, you are provided with the most luxurious hotel accommodations. Regions like Sitanadi, Kemphole, Netravati, Honnemaradu, Dandeli, Gokarna, Marawanthe beach, Karwar and Devbagh are the just the […]
Rock climbing is another popular adventure sports in Karnataka. Ramanagaram 50 kms from bangalore is a favorite destination for rock climbers. The rocks are challenging and is considered as the Mecca of rock climbing. The place abounds in rock formations, that are a climber’s delight. The hill is about 3066 feet above the sea level. […]
We list few adventure sports tour operators in Bengaluru. It is always good to go with an experienced tour operator as these sports are not for amateurs, one needs hand holding while enjoying these adventure sports. Adventure World (Adventure Sports – Bangalore) Contact: Jayant Dofey 1124, 3rd cross, Ist stage, Rajajinagar, Bangalore – 560025. Phone: […]