Adventure sports is the ideal vacation for professionals who want to take a rejuvenating break from their hectic work life. There are a variety of fun adventure sports that can help you relax and get back to life with more energy and confidence. As indicated from our name, Thrillophilia has some best activities and you can find Bangalore adventure at it's best.
1. Paint ball
Take along your friends and make two groups. The game involves shooting paint at the opposite team while leading your team to the win over the flag. This adventure sport is highly popular among both the kids and elders. There are a number of spots in and around Bangalore for paintball, where you can spend the weekend enjoying paintball a perect activity for soft adventure.
Ziplining involves a pulley suspended on a stainless steel capable and mounted with an incline. There are usually two cables pushed crossways across a river and it is a thrilling experience to get across. When you get across the line, it would be an experience that makes you feel as if you are flying. High-end safety measures are maintained in place and durable ropes and pulleys are used. The zip line tour can also involve passing over a number of swinging bridges over the woods. One of the most popular zipline is Dragon breath The leading spots that offer this in and around Bangalore include Bheemeshwari, Ramanagar, Kodachadri and Chikmangalore.
When it comes to water zorbing, it is best to choose still water because the waves can pull the zorb. Zorbing gives you the chance to walk on water. A number of destinations offer zorbing, including Bheemeshwari, Galibore, Kali and Dubare. We can get zorbing done at the destination of your choice. A great video here gives you more insight on Zorbing.
4. Dirt biking
Dirt biking is one of the most popular adventure activities in Bangalore. There are a number of trails where you can take your bike across uncharted territories up and down the hills and through the jungles.
5. ATV Ride
An all terrain vehicle ride gives you the chance to enjoy extreme thrill. These quads are designed for managing the most difficult terrains and give you tons of fun. While passing through the rough terrains, you would be able to stick along with your group. The key is to stick to each other when the going becomes tough. ATV riding is not just adventurous, it is also going to tax your physical strength and stamina.
When it comes to archery, the saying, “hitting the bull’s eye” is taken literally. It doesn’t require you to be a perfectionist in this sport, but you are certainly going to have a lot to talk about after returning from the weekend adventure.
7. Wall Climbing
Wall climbing is increasingly becoming popular among the professionals. There are a number of areas that offer thrilling wall climbing experiences. Take along your friends and you would certainly have an amazing time trying to beat them at the sport.
8. Confined Scuba Diving
There is no other state in the country, where scuba diving came first. If you want to enjoy scuba diving around Bangalore, there are two hot spots – Devbagh and Netrani Islands. Devbagh is located a few kilometers from Karwar while Netrani Islands are just 16 kilometers from Murudeshwar. The Netrani Islands offer diving spots that are considered to be better than what Lakshadweep has to offer.
There are more than 150 trekking sports around Bangalore. The nearest would be Bheemeshwari, Ramnagar, Skandgiri or Madhugiri. If you want to enjoy trekking around Bangalore, take a break and head to Chikmagalur, 7 hours ride. It is decorated with the Chandrodana Range, a number of waterfalls, rose gardens and cave temples to create the perfect trail. As a traveler, you would certainly want to be in the Baba Budan hills. The Mullayanagiri peak is one of the highest peaks here, and following the 6,300-feet high trek, you would be surrounded by the beautiful Kurinji flowers on both sides of the trek.
When talking about trekking, you cannot take out Coorg out of your mind. Here, the beautiful lush plantations come to touch the high-flying clouds of heaven. There are hundreds of trekking trails in Coorg that pass through thick forests and reach significant heights. One of the best treks takes you to the peak of the Thadiyandamol from where you can enjoy magnificent views.
Rafting is a crazy water sport and has achieved huge popularity professionals and families, compromising of both the young and the old have found the adrenaline rush to be unmatched. The most popular destinations for enjoying river rafting include Bheemeshwari, Dandeli and Coorg.
A nature lover has a great option in taking a break for camping. Camping gives you the chance to put yourself into the arms of nature and take a few days off your hectic life. It is not just the ideal way to get closer to nature, it would also help in busting all the stress. A perfect Bangalore adventure getaway.
12. Wildlife Safari
Wildlife Safari gives you the chance to explore the wilder side of nature. The region around Bangalore offers a number of wildlife sanctuaries where you can enjoy both day and night safaris.
Most popular palces of wildlife are -
1. Bannerghatta National Park
Visit the Bannerghatta Natioanl Park and become the naturalist by exploring over 2,500 acres of natural reserve forests. At Bannerghatta in Jungle lodges there are well-equipped cottages with all the required amenities for helping you remain comfortable while experiencing the immaculate setting that nature has to offer.
2. Bandipur Wildlife Safari
Bandipur wildlife safaris give you the chance to enjoy the cool breeze coming down the beautiful Nilgiri Hills along the Bandipur Sanctuary. The wildlife safaris and treks give you the chance to get enchanted by the lush greenery and wildlife of the area.
13. Rock Climbing
There are a number of rock climbing locations around Bangalore.
Turahalli is located on the Kanakapura Road , and it offers a bunch of hills decorated with boulders creating the perfect spot for rock climbing adventure.
Savandurga is another hot spot for rock-climbing adventure that is just under 50 km from Bangalore.
3. New Rocks
You can also enjoy a session of rock climbing adventure while traveling to Banner Ghatta National Park by stopping at New Rocks.