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Top Adventure Sports & Outdoor Activities To Do In India This February-March season

India isn’t just home for spirituality, yoga, and vibrant cultures. As versatility and diversity have been synonyms for this country, it often surprises travellers with various adventure sports and activities. 

If you are an adventure seeker or fond of fun outdoor activities to explore and consider India your next destination, you won’t be disappointed. 

In February and March alone, there are so many adventure sports and activities you can try. From various options, we’ve hand-picked the most exciting and exclusive ones around these months.  So Book your Sydney to Delhi flights, pack your bag and begin the adventure!

Best Adventure Sports & Outdoor Activities To Do In February To March

1. Skiing in Auli
Skiing in Auli

One of India’s most popular ski destinations is in Auli, Uttrakhand. The place is known for its snowy landscapes and picturesque mountain views.

According to many international skiers, Auli is also compared to the best ski resorts worldwide.

For adventure sports enthusiasts, you get to ski on the slope at a height of 11000 ft. The wind accelerates a skier’s movement while the slope balances the velocity.

Due to this, Auli offers one of the best skiing grounds, not just in India but around the world.

How To Reach

Take any Sydney to Delhi flights and reach Rishikesh. The Rishikesh Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Auli and is well-connected to other major cities in India. Get a cab or take a bus from Rishikesh to Auli, which is a pleasant adventure of its own.

2. Caving In Belum Caves, Andhra Pradesh
Caving In Belum Caves, Andhra Pradesh

Nothing could be more adventurous than exploring the largest and longest cave system on the Indian subcontinent, which is open to the public. 

Belum caves in Andhra Pradesh are the longest caves in India after the ones in Meghalaya. 

Travelling through the long passages, exploring galleries, siphons, and spacious caverns with fresh water, you can reach the deepest point known as Pataalganga.

How To Reach

You can reach Tirupati Airport, i.e., the nearest airport, which is around 250 km from Belum Village. The nearest railway station to these caves is 30 km from the village. The nearest bus stand is the Tadipatri bus stand. 

3. Jeep Safari At Jim Corbett National Park
Jeep Safari At Jim Corbett National Park

Witness the wildlife at the Jim Corbett National Park through a Jeep Safari. The duration and timing of the tour are fixed, i.e., for 4 hours from 6 am to 10 am and 2 pm to 6 pm.

Remember these timings also change as per season. At a time, only six adults are allowed to sit in the Jeep with the guide assigned for the safari. 

Apart from Jeep Safari, there are other safari packages and night stays as well. During February and March, you can also enjoy sightings of a beautiful, unseen variety of birds.

How To Reach

The nearest Airports are Phoolbagh and Pantnagar, which are approximately 78 km away from the National Park. Flights from Delhi and Lucknow fly to Pantnagar. You can reach Delhi from Adelaide to Delhi flights in Australia.

4. Bird Watching In Dandeli, Karnataka
Bird Watching In Dandeli, Karnataka

Dandeli is a hotspot when it comes to adventure and exploration of flora and fauna. 

One of the most famous things to do during Feb-March is bird watching. 

You will find many birding places in the Dandeli region, such as Kulgi Nature Camp environs, Ganeshgudi, Shirali village, Bommanahalli dam, Dandeli Timber depot, and more.

You will spot numerous varieties of rare birds with few species that are almost extinct from nature. 

How To Reach

You can take a bus to Dandeli from any major city in India. The nearest railway station is Alnavar Junction, which is 23 km away from Dandeli. 

The nearest airport is Belgaum, which is around 90 km away from Dandeli. You can reach Belgaum on any domestic flight from Mumbai and Bengaluru.

5. Walking on Frozen River In Chadar Trek
Walking on Frozen River In Chadar Trek

Chadar Trek is one of the best winter trails for adventure and thrill seekers In India. 

It is also known as Zanskar Frozen River Trek, which is 105 km long, starts from Leh, and completes back in Leh after passing through Shingra Koma, Tibb Cave, Zanskar Frozen River, and Neerak Camp. 

The best part is the frozen Zanskar River in Ladakh, which travellers must cross because it is the only way through as all the roads are closed due to snow. 

What could be more thrilling than walking at -30 degrees Celsius on a Frozen river trek? 

You can imagine walking on transparent ice with water flowing underneath your feet. Then, while on the trek, you often cross frozen waterfalls that feel like they are frozen in time. 

Trekkers often refer to Chadar Trek as the 8th wonder of the world, where you witness stunning natural formations of ice, scenic landscapes, and many challenges.

How To Reach

Since the trek starts in Leh, you can reach it via bus or road from cities like Manali or Srinagar. The nearest airport is Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, just 4 km from Leh. From Australia, you can take any direct flights from Melbourne to Delhi and then a domestic flight from Delhi to Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport.

6. Bamboo Rafting in Kerala
Bamboo Rafting in Kerala

Kerala is the doorway to the forest and wildlife adventure. Even if you have done river rafting before, the bamboo rafting experience in the tides of raging rivers is entirely different! 

It is heaven for travellers who love nature-lovers and seek adventure and excitement. 

Your bamboo rafting journey will go through the dense forests of Periyar Tiger Reserve. 

It is a significant part of the ecosystem project called “nature walk” offered by Periyar Tiger Reserve. 

Ensure you enjoy the complete package, which includes forest hiking, trekking through various habitats, spotting exotic wildlife, and so much more.

How To Reach

Thekkady Madurai Airport is the nearest railway station to Thekaddy, which is 136 km away. You can reach Madurai airport by any major city flight.  

You can reach Thekaddy via bus from cities like Kochi and Kottayam.

7. Snorkelling in Lakshadweep
Snorkelling in Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep is mostly known for its serene beaches and water sports. Snorkelling is one of the most popular water sports or activities there. 

The kind of facilities the place offers for snorkelling is unmatched compared to any other place in India. The ideal spots for snorkelling in Lakshadweep are Bangaram Island and Kadmat Island.

How To Reach

You can reach Lakshadweep island by flights and ships in Kochi. The best way to reach here from Australia is to take Sydney or Melbourne flights to Delhi and then go for the domestic airline to Kochi.

Plan your Adventure Trip to India With Gaura Travel

Adventure and thrill are great in these adventure sports and activities, but we guess you would like your flights to India to be as comfortable and pleasant as possible. 

At Gaura Travel, we offer GDeals that include affordable and custom flight deals from our reputed airline partners to make your travel experience the best you have ever had! 

Our GDeals also offer advance booking with 5% of the total package cost, flight routes from multiple cities, 24/7 exceptional customer support, and so much more. 

To Start your adventure, contact us at 1300 359 463 (Australia) or +913335076444 (India).