Located in the serenity of the Himalayas, Dharamsala is a beautiful city that welcomes visitors with breathtakingly scenic views. The culture and scenic views make it a must-visit destination for travelers. To keep visitors engaged and enchanted, the city has a lot of places to visit such as Dal Lake, Jwalamukhi Devi Temple, Kangra Fort, Tea Gardens, and Bhagsu waterfalls. Not only for scenic views, you can also experience many adrenaline activities in Dharamshala. If you are also planning for a thrilling trip, you should add adventure activities such as such as paragliding, camping, slacklining, and hiking in your itinerary to make your trip memorable. Continuing the discussion, this blog covers some adventurous activities that deserve your consideration when planning a trip to Dharamshala. Take a look.
Mountain biking, a sought-after activity among adventure seekers, has grown in popularity in the last few years. The adventure activity helps you explore your surroundings without having to worry about availability of parking or traffic jams. You can rent a mountain bike in Dharamsala to explore as much as possible of this beautiful hill station. The mountain bike can be rented for 10 hours and can be picked up at 9 AM in the morning. Go for mountain bike riding in the untrodden parts of the hills and feel the fresh air as it soars past you.
Slacklining is a fun activity, which is gaining popularity among tourists. It is a good exercise to improve mental focus and core strength. The fun activity is performed by walking or balancing on a rope. The adventure activity is not limited to balancing, you can perform a wide variety of tricks and bounces on it. You can even use the line for static poses and yoga. As the line is set near to the ground it’s perfectly safe, and it’s a fantastic activity for kids, who have a better sense of balancing.
Paragliding is an adventure sport that has gained a lot of attention from thrill seekers in the recent past. Trying paragliding in the valleys of Himachal not only gives you an adrenaline rush but also helps you connect with nature. Bir Billing in Dharamshala is the popular spot for paragliding and second best place for paragliding in the world. Fly from a height of 2,500 ft to get a closer view of the amazing mountains and valleys and feel the cool breeze. Paragliding can be done both solo and Tandem.
Wall climbing is popular adventure activity these days. An artificially constructed wall with grips for placing feet and hands is used for indoor climbing. People of all age groups can participate in this adrenaline activity provided they are physically fit. It is a must-try activity that teach the ins and outs of climbing to the children, including basic knot tying and safety measures. You can also define success after trying this sport as it involves overcoming hindrances to reach the top.
From a simple hour-long walk into the nearby villages to more challenging five-hour hikes up to the mountains, hiking is a popular activity in Dharamshala. You can enjoy hiking in both morning and evening. You can also wait at the stops for refueling and to point out the flora and fauna along the way. Whether you are hiking near Palampur or any other place in Himachal, try mingling with the people around you. Exploring different cultures and interacting with different people will give you a life-changing experience. To make the most of your hiking expedition, book a resort such as Rakkh, help you engage in adventurous activities for a wonderful stay.
Whether you are an adrenaline junkie or want to spend some quality time relaxing in nature’s lap, there are a lot of things to do in Dharamshala. If you are planning to experience the best of Dharamshala, book your stay today and start planning your getaway. Unwind by staying at one of the top resorts in Dharamshala – Rakkh. Rakkh Resort has spacious, well-designed cottages and conduct a number of adventure activities in Dharamshala, to help you relax and create timeless memories. For more information, fill out our contact form, or simply call +91-124-4908616.