Despite the fact that Delhi is known for its glorious historical tales and nightlife, the Capital city of India has also turned into an ideal haven for people seeking adventure getaways and bet their life experimenting with daredevil activities. In the last few years, Delhi has seen plethora of new adventure sports activities making their way into the city. For those adrenaline seekers, planning out to visit popular tourist destinations like Rishikesh, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh and others alike for adventurous weekends, here is the list of adventure sports one can take up and have an experience of a lifetime in Delhi/NCR.
Experience the thrill of Go-Karting like never before right in the neighborhood with F9 Go-Karting, Gurgaon. Loaded with well-built multi-level track, with interesting corners, F9 Go karting is an ideal destination for thrill seekers.
Where: Sector 17-18 Link Road, (near IFFCO Chowk), Gurgaon
Drive starts at: 1pm to 10pm (7 days open)
- Go Kart Rs 250/- 7 LAP
- Go Kart Rs 350/- 10 LAP
- Go Kart Rs 500/- 16 LAP
- Go Kart Rs 10500/- One Hour (4 Go Karts)
Rock Climbing at Indian Mountaineering Foundation, South Campus is a great option for Delhiites looking for an adventure gateway. Climbing the artificial rock structure might be as cool as conquering the Everest- but for Delhiites looking for some extra adrenaline rush in a weekend can halt at Indian Mountaineering Foundation center in South Campus for a great weekend getaway. Test your physical strength and will power.
Where: 6, Benito Juarez Road, New Delhi South Campus
Climb begins at: 9 am – 11 am & 4 pm – 8 pm (winters); 8 am – 12 noon & 5 pm – 9 pm (summers)
Charges: INR 100 per hour; INR 1000 monthly
Experience the bouncing, rolling and hitting the bumps with Zorbing at Camp Wild (Aravali Valley, Dhauj). A one hour drive from New Delhi, the camp offers plethora of adventure sports- Zorbing being one of the top rated specialized activities. Get inside the inflated balloon called as an orb and speed down to the hilly terrain.
Where: Camp Wild Aravali Valley, Dhauj
Timing: 7 days open
Cost: Rs. 250 per person
This is something not just the young hearts but even elders would love to try once in a life. The National Rifle Association of India offers a shooting experience at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting range. Known for its pro-activeness and extravagant nature, shooting might be heavy on your pockets but it does leave a long lasting memory. Of course it might be an extreme sport, but not even less to it. Also available at Sportzcraft Inc- it offers month long courses, as well as single and continual sessions.
- Karni Singh Shooting Range – Suraj Kund Rd, Tughlakabad, New Delhi
- Sportzcraft Inc- Guru Harkrishan Public School, West Punjabi Bagh & Rana Pratap Bagh
Note: Candidates need to get membership with National Rifle Association of India***
Day out at Damdama Lake Resort, Sohna-Gurgaon Road
A perfect adventure getaway for thrill seekers, Damdama Lake Resort offers multitude number of adventure activities right in the beautiful backdrop. Aaway from the hustle bustle of the city life, one can indulge in zip-lining, target jumping, valley crossing, tire crossing, air walking, rock climbing and many more activities that result in discovering a new YOU.
Where: On the banks of Damdama Lake, Sohna – Gurgaon Road
Cost: Packages (Check website)
Flyboy Air Safari in Gurgaon
Don’t make me walk, when I want to fly! Your wings already exist; all you have to do is fly. If you are left with no choice of exploring land and water adventure sports- then it is time you set yourself free in the clear blue sky. That’s what Flyboy Air Safari in Gurgaon arranges for you. Its time you experience an exciting Paramotor Flight trip. Fly with pilots who promises you a fun-packed aerial time.
Where: Flyboy Aero Park near The Westin Resort and Spa, Sohna, Gurgaon
- Kitty Hawk (approx. distance covered: 6 – 8km)
- Fly Yourself (approx. distance covered: 12 – 15km)
- Explorer (approx. distance 20-24km)
Flying Fox Neemrana
A two and half an hour drive from Delhi, Neemrana fort has a lot to offer than just some untold historical tales of descendants of Prithviraj Chauhan III. Also known for zip-lining, Neemrana fort offers Flying Fox zip-line activity that gives spectacular view of the Palace and the Aravali Mountains. Book it in advance, get to pay a visit to the palace too.
Where: Neemrana Fort Palace
Cost: INR 2199 (adults), INR 1999 (children and students)
Not an extreme sport, but not less than adventure in itself. Experience the Battlefield right here in Delhi/NCR- LIVE!! Frustrated, anger or just for fun- unleash every feeling and emotion (Read RAGE) with paintball shooting. Kill them all- PLAYFULLY of course.
- Lock n Load Pacific Mall, Subhash Nagar, Delhi
- Shootout Zone, A-265, Andheria More, Chattarpur, Delhi
- The Paintball Co., Main Road, Jharsa, Gurgaon
- Rockshot Paintball Sports, S 11/C 3, Pandav Nagar, Delhi
- The Paintball Rocks, Sector – 45, Gurgaon
“Never ignore your instinct and you can always push harder. I get inspired when I think about people who have pushed their bodies to the limit.” – Rachel Atherton
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