Are you thinking about planning a spectacular 2023 for you and your loved ones? We’ve curated some of India’s most happening experiences that take place in various scenic locations to pamper the thrillseeker in you. These well-known locations are worth revisiting and are eager to receive visitors. So, let’s find out from where you can begin your journey.
1. Fly Dining In Manali
Tourists in Manali are enthralled by FlyDining, a restaurant that hangs 160 feet above the ground while serving delicious meals. FlyDining, the first-of-its-kind in Himachal and purportedly the highest fly dining in the world, has grown to be the most happening experience and a popular tourist destination.
A crane raises a sizable table with 24 rotating seats above the ground. Tourists also appreciate the breathtaking vistas of Manali town and the frost mountains in addition to the food they eat at the hanging dining table.
Where: Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Time: Two lunches, One sundowner and Two dinner
2. Bungee Jumping In Rishikesh
The highest bungee jumping location in India, at about 83 metres, is near Rishikesh. The activities are carried out in Mohan Chatti hamlet, close to Rishikesh. Bungee jumping, as the name implies, entails leaping from a fixed cantilever while facing the rocky river and holding a rubber cord around your ankle.
Where: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
Time: 9:00 A.M, 11:00 A.M, 01:00 P.M
3. Double Decker Bridge Trek In Meghalaya
Why wouldn’t you want to come here if the double-decker root bridge is unique worldwide? The beautiful thing about this live bridge is its ever-expanding roots, hence the name “living root bridge”. They become stronger over time and can now support the weight of about 40 people at once! The natural root bridges are located in Nongriat, a tiny settlement in the East Khasi Hills.
Where: Nongriat, Meghalaya
Time: 7 A.M-8A.M
4. A Caravan Ride In Kerala
Kerala, also referred to as “God’s Own Country,” is renowned for its immaculate beaches, tranquil backwaters, spices, and Ayurveda. How about travelling across this stunning state in a grand caravan? Sounds intriguing? Starting at Kumarakom in the morning and travelling 80–100 km through the breathtaking beauty of central Kerala, the safari itinerary will initially cover the Kumarakom–Vagamon–Thekkady route.
The package also includes free parking and a campfire. Visitors can take the complete journey or pick a one-day plan.
5. Taking India’s Most Adventures Train Ride Over Pamban Bridge
This is the ride to take if you enjoy seeking out adventure wherever you go. The Pamban bridge route is as thrilling as it gets, crossing a narrow bridge that stretches 2 kilometres over the sea. The bridge links the island of Pamban in Rameswaram with Mandapam on the mainland of Tamil Nadu.
It was India’s first sea bridge, built in 1914. The Bandra-Worli sea link’s opening in 2010 broke the previous record. This ride is absolutely unforgettable, with the sea air brushing against your face, the sound of train wheels chugging on iron, and sea water stretching as far as the eye can see.
Where: Tamil Nadu
6. Attending A Psychedelic Party In Kasol
Kasol, one of the top backpacking sites in Himachal, draws thousands of travellers annually. It stands as a symbol of tranquillity in the state because mountains and vegetation surround it. Kasol catalyses excitement, joy, and recreation when the hour reaches ten o’clock. Kasol is famous for psychedelic and trance parties that every party animal needs to attend. The Chalal village is especially famous for these parties.
Where: Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
Cost: ₹1,000 onwards
7. Staying Inside An Igloo
Get a sense of the arctic area of India right now. We’re bringing you a unique travel experience that will give you goosebumps. This winter, do something completely new as we reveal to you the first-ever Igloo stay vacation in India. The first of its type in India, Manali’s winter wonderland offers a genuine thrill and is one of the most happening experiences in India.
Visitors can stay the night or visit during the day and enjoy the food and white surroundings of the igloo region. Set 12 km from Manali in the Hamta valley, take advantage of the 4X4 driving, quick snowshoe hikes, and winter sports like skiing, tube slides, and sledging.
Where: Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Cost: ₹11,000 per couple
8. Desert Safari In Jaisalmer
The Jaisalmer desert has a lot of sunshine and a seemingly endless expanse of smooth sand, which is why tourists are drawn to it. A desert safari in Jaisalmer, the golden city, is the best way to take in the splendour. Many activities in Jaisalmer make it a perfect location to include in a trip to Rajasthan, from wandering through the dunes to seeing camels dressed in traditional garb.
The Jaisalmer desert safari camp’s heart and soul are its vibrant nights. During these evenings, the safari will entice you with folk dancing, traditional music, and the lavish Rajasthani Thali.
Where: Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
Cost: ₹500 onwards
9. Visiting The White And Beautiful Salt Desert At Rann Of Kutch
The Rann of Kutch, one of the world’s largest salt deserts, is a most happening experience in Gujarat. The bizarre scenery and the sparkling white beach on a moon night are a photographer’s dream come true. These unique qualities of the salt desert have elevated it during the past several years to the top of India’s offbeat tourism destinations. However, when is the ideal time to travel to Rann of Kutch? The best time to see this stunning salt desert in all its splendour is during Rann Utsav, which happens from November to February.
Where: Kutch, Gujarat
Cost: Permit cost for adults is ₹100 INR and ₹50 for children.
10. Scuba Diving in Goa
For Indians who enjoy underwater adventures, Goa is quickly developing into a scuba diving hotspot. There are several locations in Goa where you may experience this unusual journey, including its attractive, exciting beaches and energizing islands.
Goa’s diving would not only enthral you but also help you make many priceless memories. Goa’s coastline is home to various colourful, unique marine life, including fish, lobsters, coral reefs, and plants. So, make sure you take advantage of this thrilling event and the most happening experiences in Goa.
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