Water sports in India have its own takers. With an increased likeability and improvement of water induced sports in the last decade, the future of water sports in the country is quite bright. Cities like Mumbai, Goa, and Chennai are though quite famous for water sports, but there are few other places like Bangalore which are gaining fast on popularity. Explore the various adrenaline pumping activities in the city of Bengaluru.
Though located in the green valleys of Karnataka, the IT hub of India is not just about drinking holes. For an adventure seeker a drive in the outskirts is not just the viable option as there are several fantastic water parks and amusement centres, equipped with the right tools of fun. You can try heart pumping surfing, kayaking, canoeing and even rafting in these water parks in Bangalore. Equally good for the adults, these water parks offer the best quality and expert reviewed amusement for a great time. Tourists from far off places visit Bangalore not just for it's array of pubs but amusement parks too. You can take up one of the Bangalore to Jaipur flights, Mumbai to Bangalore flights or trains from neighbouring region to reach the destination.
Let us take a look at some of the famous water sports in Bangalore, you should definitely try.
Scuba Diving - Undoubtedly one of the famous water sports in the world and country, scuba diving is fast gaining in popularity in India. The sport requires skills and technique to measure the depths of the ocean. Still you can try it under close supervision at Murudeshwar, Maravanthe and Devbagh, which lies in close proximity to Bangalore.
Parasailing - Who wouldn’t want to fly in the blue skies like a bird? Parasailing brings this adventure true in front of your eyes. Lying the green slopes of Karnataka, Bangalore offers a great platform for adventure enthusiasts who like to soar like an eagle. Bangalore’s terrain is perfect for trying terrestrial parasailing but even if you like some water fun, you can head towards Gokarna to try its aquatic version.
White water rafting - Another quite popular sport among college goers, you can try white water rafting at river Cauvery, Godavari and their tributaries. Some of the most famous places to try rafting near Bangalore are Kemphole, Honnemaradu, Madikeri, Sitanadi, Karwar, Gokarna and Devbagh.
Zorbing on water - Though a relatively newer concept, Zorbing on water is fast gaining fans. Though some claim that they were able to maintain a firm position inside the ball, while sliding down the ground, losing balance is all assured in the aquatic version. All that up, over and sliding motion will leave you squidding out the hole. Bheemeshwari fishing camp, Dandeli, Galibore, and Kodagu are some of the best places to try your hands in watery zorbing.
Swimming - Bangalore is proud to produce some of the best swimmers in the country. And even today, the swimming facilities in the city are the best places to grow your fins.
So, if you’re planning to move away your fear of water, try these amazing adventure activities in the city of Bangalore. The city is well connected through air, rail and roadways, and you can take Mumbai to Bangalore flights or a train from Chennai to reach the city.
1 Year Ago, Tuesday, January 5, 2016, 11:16:49