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Top 5 adventure activities in Manali

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Imagine paragliding amid mighty mountains or trekking through snowy mountain trails. Or would you rather camp among cedar forests and go skiing on mountain slopes? No matter what your taste for adventure, Manali has something for everyone. Besides the obvious, in-your-face beauty of the place, Manali has a lot more to offer to the adventure enthusiasts. There is no dearth of options in adventure activities for the adrenaline junkies, making Manali one of the top spots for adventure vacations in India. So if you’re looking to set your teeth on edge on a thrilling adventurous holiday, waste no time and book one of the lovely hotels in Manali and start planning your trip. Here are the top 5 adventure activities in Manali that are just begging to be tried out!

If you are a fan of river rafting, Pirdi near Kullu is where you shooul head to. A water sports centre has been set up to make river rafting possible for tourists in Manali. River rafting in Manali is done on River Beas and it sure is a thrilling experience! The river flows at a great speed and rafting on it is a good way to test your threshold for adventure.

There’s nothing quite like gliding among the high mountains of Manali with nothing but a paragliding parachute attached to you. Paragliding facilities are available in areas like Fatru, Marhi and Bijli Mahadev. Paragliding in Manali is categorised into two types of flight – one is the short flight that lasts for 60-90 seconds, and the other is the high flight which lasts for 20-30 minutes.

Manali is full of lovely trekking trails that will take you through shimmering snow and lush forests. Some of the major treks in Manali are Chandrakhani trek, Beas Kund trek, Chandra Taal trek and others. Not only are these treks the perfect way to indulge in some safe adventure, but they are also amazing for photo-ops!

Camping in Manali is the best way to explore the natural beauty of Manali. Spend a night under the starlit sky and take in the cool mountain breeze; if this doesn’t rejuvenate your frayed senses, nothing will. Popular camping grounds in Manali include Malana, Pulga, Kheer Ganga, etc.

Rohtang Pass is a great location for people who want to try their hand at skiing in Manali. Short skiing lessons can be taken from skiing instructors stationed there and expert skiers can enjoy heliskiing during winter. Nothing like skiing down a snowy slope feeling an exciting adrenaline rush!

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Are you an adventure enthusiast? How would you like to treat yourself to one of these adventure activities in Manali? Check in to one of the gorgeous hotels in Manali to ensure a fun-filled and worry-free trip!

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Nikita is a total and complete bookworm. She’s also a writer and a dreamer who dreams of travelling far and wide. Her other very important dream is to one day, very soon, write books for children.

  • Rakib

    This website is really interesting. Here have so many information about trekking and travel. I think The blog is so helpful who are want to know about trekking.

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