Adventure Tourism In Kerala
Wide variety of adventure activities in Kerala including trekking, camping in the forests, climbing rocks, bike riding, jeep safaris, water surfing, river rafting etc.
Kerala – The Haven Of Adventure Tourism
Kerala, a small state in the southern tip of India is placed between the Western Ghats and the azure colored Arabian Sea. Its location makes it the perfect place for adventure tourism. We can do a wide variety of adventure activities in Kerala including trekking, camping in the forests, climbing rocks, bike riding, jeep safaris, water surfing, river rafting etc.
Kerala is the perfect location for bikers with a wide list of thrilling destinations available for biking. You can ride along the countryside enjoying the picturesque scenery or along the coastal back roads that is adorned with churches and temples. You can make your way through the busy bazaars, or across the village roads getting a glimpse of the village life or through the hair pin roads of the hill stations. Whether you are looking for a laid back holiday with your family or for an adventure, Kerala provides the perfect place.
The districts of Wayanad and Idukki are the haven of adventurous bikers. Whether you are embarking on a biking adventure with family or alone, you will be escorted by experts.
It is a fascination for man from the ancient times. Places that cannot be accessed by vehicles are often taken as the spots for trekking and it makes the trekker come in close contact with the Mother Nature. If you are a person who is on a quest of untraveled ways and roads not taken, then Kerala will provide the apt destination with its rugged mountains and thick green forests.
The rain forests of Kerala will provide you with some awesome locations for trekking. Periyar tiger reserve is another popular spot for trekking with its enchanting wildlife and enamoring natural beauty. The famous places for trekking in Kerala include Agasthyarkoodam, Chembra Peak, Pythalmala, Thenmala, Munnar and Periyar.
Safaris In Jeep
Jeep safaris is a popular adventurous activity to explore the rare flora and fauna and the mysterious wild beauty that Kerala has to offer. You can go on a jeep safari along the Muthanga and Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary. You can experience the very essence of Kerala in the remote villages. The advantage of a Jeep safari is that it can be passed through rough surfaces easily. It will be the most exhilarating experience for adventure lovers and Wildlife photographers.
You can explore the topography of the rain forest through a jeep safari. Let your aesthetic sense fly high up in the air as you pass through picturesque villages and lush green forests. You can also explore the wildlife of Kerala with Jeep safaris.
Camping in thick forests is the best way to experience the wilderness that Kerala has in abundance. It is the best way to end your long day of trekking. You can sleep in your camps peacefully after a campfire, get up in the morning hearing the chirping of birds, feel the energy of the very first ray of sun or walk along the grass with its pristine dew drops – options a camping expedition has in store for you is endless.
Kerala is renowned as a backpacker’s paradise with numerous camping sites on the banks of rivers, in rain forests, and on breezy islands. Wayanad, Athirappilly, and Periyar are considered the ideal destinations for camping.
Rock climbing is an inevitable ingredient in the list of adventure tourists. It is climbing the steep rocks with barefoot and hand. The rugged Western Ghats with its massive terrain spread through the entire state is the perfect halt for rock climbers. Soochipara Falls of Wayanad is an excellent location for rock climbing.
River Rafting Expeditions
River rafting expeditions can be done in the Kabini River during specific months when the water is surplus and the current is strong. It is an amazing experience that takes you through the deep interiors of the untouched forests. The rafts are made using bamboo fastened by coir ropes, with the basic structure being the truck tire tubes. About ten people can board a single raft.
Canoeing And Kayaking Expeditions
We can do many canoeing and kayaking expeditions in many rivers of Kerala with experts to assist.