Watersports in India come in plenty of options for every aquatic sports lover. There are options for all kind of adventure junkies, from simple kayaking, boat cruising, scuba diving to white water surfing. Here’s a list of 5 affordable water sports destinations in India for all you water babies:
Known for its idyllic beaches and pristine waters, Gokarna is a favorite among travelers who seek a peaceful vacation. It is the more laid-back and less commercialized version of Goa. The popular water sports are parasailing, banana boat ride and jet-skiing. Head to Om Beach for parasailing and Banana Boat Ride.
Cost: ₹500 onwards
Jet skis, banana boats, parasailing, water scooters, or kayaking – thinking about these exciting watersports, we always think about Andamans. But now you won’t have to travel that far to experience the thrill of watersports. Sindhudurg in Maharashtra offers a great deal of watersports to enable the adventurer in you.
Where: Tsunami Island, Devbag, Near Sindhudurg Fort
Cost: Starting from ₹400
Phone: +91 9167424907 / 7045121667
Water adventure sports are no news to the Goan public. When traveling once can definitely dive in the water for Jet-skiing, Scuba diving, parasailing, banana tube boat riding, Kneeboarding, Kayaking, Wakeboarding, Windsurfing, Flyboarding, Paddleboarding and many more.
Cost: ₹1,000 onwards
From board surfing to cliff jumping and white water rafting, you will be spoilt for choice. Rishikesh is the hub for all watersports activities where adventure junkies and nature enthusiasts can go crazy. Head to Kaudiyala for white water rafting.
Cost: ₹500 onwards
5. Covelong, Tamil Nadu
Chennai is a lot about the beaches. If you’re into watersports and activities like surfing, Covelong Point is THE place for you. A very clean beach with a shack to grab some food and drinks. Also, different kinds of yoga and music festivals happen here.