Delhi, the national capital, is known for its rich culture and heritage but it is also famous for its peoples love for adventure. Far from the city crowd or right at the heart, there are several places in Delhi that cater to every need of these adventurous souls. Here is a list of adventurous things you could do in the capital. So, let the adrenaline rush through your vein as you try something new. Also Read - Flyers Coming From COVID-Hit States to Undergo 7-day institutional Quarantine in Karnataka | LIVE Updates
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1. Hot air ballooning
A Balloon Safari around Delhi will let you see your beloved city in a very different light. The tour will let you take a break from your monotonous life and feel alive. There are many companies and organizations that offer Balloon Safari around Delhi NCR. Also Read - India Committed to Strategic Partnership With US, President Kovind to Donald Trump | Highlights
Cost: Rs 1200 per person
Contact: Ballooning Club of India- 011 23317947
2. Take a segway tour of government monuments
This is the most fun way to experiencing the great monuments of Delhi. Climb onto the self-balancing Segway for a guided tour of the historical monuments, which is filled with interesting anecdotes and information. The tour will give you an opportunity to see the imperial and classical architecture. The tour starts at the South Block of Secretariat on Vijay Chow and proceeds to Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament building, Amar Jawan Jyoti and India Gate.
Cost: Rs 1587 per person during weekdays, Rs 1929 per person during weekends
Contact: Segway tour in India- 8527591870
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3. Try rock climbing
Before you climb the Aravalli Mountains, learn the tricks of rock climbing at Camp Wild, Dhauj. It is a great option for people looking for a weekend getaway. Located near Mangar village, Camp Wild offers other adventure activities like rappelling, valley crossing, zorbing, raft building and mountain biking.
Cost: Rs 250 per person for rock climbing
Contact: Camp Wild-9999273336 , Delhi Rock- o11 46588444
4. Cycle around Delhi
Cycling is the best way to explore any city. You will be part of the citys sound, smell and images. Bike tours are arranged by many groups, like DelhiByCycle, in various parts of Delhi. Meandering through narrow lanes and back alleys of Delhi, you will be able to experience it in a new and unique way. You can select from a number of routes offered by the organizers.
Cost: Rs 1850 per person
Contact: DelhiByCycle- 9811723720, Delhi Cycling Club- 9990226644
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5. Try paramotoring
If you ever dreamt of flying, paramotoring will let you fulfill it. Paramotoring is powered paragliding, which will leave you mesmerized. You will feel the adrenaline rush while exploring the blue sky and enjoy the aerial view of the city in a paramotor. The air safari, under the guidance of well-trained professional, usually lasts for eight to ten minutes.
Cost: Rs 2500 to Rs 9,999
Contact: Flyboy- 9871510510
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