Top destinations for water activities
Summers have arrived and it is time to plan for an adventurous trip to India. If you are interested in water activities, you have a lot of options in India. Several destinations offer a plethora of options varying from boat cruising, white water rafting, windsurfing, simple kayaking, and more. India is popularly referred to as a land of miracles as it does not miss to impress the world tourists. If you are an adventure junkie or water sports enthusiast, you should read this post.
Andaman: Andaman is a paradise for researchers, photographers, and travelers from all parts of the world. With its unmatched beauty including the tropical rain plantations and the soothing white sand beaches, Andaman offers a distinct experience. Some of the top adventurous sports activities in Andaman include scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, parasailing, banana boat rides, glass-bottom boat riding, sea walking, and jet skiing.
All these activities let you discover the magical underwater world without wetting yourself. Most people think that they should know swimming to enjoy these sports. But it is not required. The experts will assist you as you explore and indulge in the sport.
What are the activities to enjoy in Goa and Kovalam?
Kovalam, Kerala: Due to its irresistible pulchritude, travelers fly every year to Kovalam to indulge themselves in grandeur. Kerala is gifted with the longest coastline and remains a hub for several water sports activities. Kovalam is one of the popular and best water sports destinations in Kerala.
If you are an adventure lover, you would enjoy every region of Kovalam. Kayaking and boating are famous activities here. If you have time, you can also choose for water skiing, windsurfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, canoeing, and parasailing for an ultimate mind-blowing experience. Moreover, backwater cruising is one of the best options to discover the magical marine life just under your nose.
If we do not include Goa in this list, surely, this blog would look incomplete. Goa is one of the popular places for water activities in India. Here, you have a long list of options like catamaran sailing, sunset cruising, kite surfing, parasailing, wakeboarding, kneeboarding, water skiing, windsurfing, and jet skiing. Name your favorite water sport and you can find it here. Mabor, Candolim, Sinquerim, Baga, and Calangute in Goa are popular beach destinations. All these destinations offer a whole lot of water sports.
If you want to witness a lovely water sports festival you should plan your trip in November. Dona Paula Beach festival is organized every year. During the festive season, you can see a sight of the attractive cycle race and water sports along with various surfing competitions.
Why Lakshadweep and Pondicherry for adventure sports?
One of the highly visited islands in India is Lakshadweep. It is visited by adventure souls from various parts of the world. Lakshadweep’s vast expanse of the splendid blue seawater offers a chance to indulge yourself in top adventurous sports activities.
Some of the top water sport activities in Lakshadweep are night voyages (to explore the sea), water skiing, scuba diving, snorkeling, yachting, canoeing, kayaking, and windsurfing. If possible, visit the Agatti Islands to enjoy an exquisite glimpse of the lovely corals. Another major attraction for water sports enthusiasts is the Dolphin Drive Center.
Located far from the busy city and roaring crowds, Pondicherry is a serene and peaceful city in the Southern Part of India. The city looks charming mainly because of French architecture and thus, it remains one of the lovely destinations in the country.