Have you always been fascinated by watching the flock of birds flying high in the air and wish that you could also fly? Is your dream to fly high in the sky where there are no boundaries but a complete freedom? If your answer to all the above questions is YES, then here is a list of 11 best aerial adventures in India you must experience at least once in your lifetime.
Whether it is about flying a microlight aircraft as a co-pilot, being a passenger in a Cessna aircraft or it is hot air ballooning or paramotoring high above the clouds, every aerial adventure offers a unique experience to you with one thing in common – a memory of the lifetime.
Let’s look at some of the amazing and best aerial adventures in India that you can experience to fulfill your dream of flying.
Best Flight Adventures
Was your dream job to become a pilot but you couldn’t fulfill the dream? No worries! Here is a great chance where you can actually fly a plane and we are not joking! Fly in a microlight flight where you will fly as a co-pilot and will have the complete controls of plane while cruising in the air amidst the beautiful clouds at around 6000 feet.
This is a totally new and unique experience for the flying enthusiasts and you cannot get a better chance to fly a plane. This activity is completely safe, and an experienced pilot will accompany you who will guide you on every step.
So, what are you waiting for? Just go ahead, book this amazing microlight flight experience with Xoxoday in Bengaluru, and be a pilot for a day.
Cessna 172 & 152 Flight
The second in the list of best aerial adventures is the private flight in Cessna 172 or Cessna 152. Cessna 172 and 152 are single engine 4-seater aircraft, primarily used for pilot training or offering private tours. If rich lifestyle of the people who own the private jets fascinates you, then here is a chance where you too can book a private flight in Cessna 172 or Cessna 152 and go for a memorable trip with your friend or partner.
To make your flight more special, there are a few private Cessna flights, which offer cake-cutting services also to celebrate any special occasion like anniversary, birthday, or something else on this one of the best aerial adventures in India
Yet another best aerial adventures in India is to go for the chopper rides. Unlike the traditional take off and landing in an aircraft, the helicopter joyride will just lift you up high from the ground and allows you to have a panoramic 180 degrees view of the city.
The helicopter joy rides may go up to the heights of 7000 feet. It surely will guarantee an adrenaline rush in you and give you a once in a lifetime experience. Apart from just having a good view of the city, you can even celebrate any special occasion like birthday, anniversary, or something else by having a cake cutting ceremony during the flight.
Various hosts in India offer personalized chopper rides for a family or for a couple. Cities like Mumbai, Kolkata, and Hyderabad are some of those places where getting a chopper ride experience is easy and affordable.
Best Wing Adventures
Parasailing is one of the most lovable and best aerial adventures in India and around the world. If you are not aware, what the parasailing is, here is the answer. Primarily, parasailing is a kiting activity where vehicle (generally, a boat or a jeep) will tow you from behind. A uniquely designed canopy wing in the form of a parachute ties you to harness and drag you up in the air. It is also known as parasail wing.
In India, too, there are myriads of places where you can experience the adventurous parasailing activity. The parasailing activity is completely safe, and whenever and wherever you do the activity, you are accompanied by an experienced instructor. Moreover, they also provide a pre-flight briefing and safety instructions. In short, you are completely safe during the parasailing activity.
So, go ahead, and book your parasailing adventure with Xoxoday in Bengaluru
Hot Air Balloon
Next in the list of aerial adventure is the Hot Air Balloon ride. Witnessing the birdseye view of the world from the height of approximately 10,000 feet can be one of the most adventurous and amazing things you can do ever in your life. Hot Air Ballooning is a wing adventure, where a basket tying to a large balloon filled with hot air or gas to make it rise in the air. It flies with the help of a propane burner.
As the hot air balloon travels in the direction of air. You do not feel any air during the flight, except during the take-off and touchdown in the air of different direction or speed.
In India, there are many places where you can go and experience the hot air balloon activity. Some of them include Lonavala, Bangalore, Jaipur, etc.
A light parachute basically has no rigid support and is easy to launch on foot. Yes, here we are talking about the adventurous paragliding activity, which is one of the best aerial adventures in India. Most of the adventure junkies prefer this activity. In India, Bir Billing, in the state of Himachal Pradesh, is one of the most famous paragliding sites.
Apart from Bir Billing, there are many other locations in India where you can experience the paragliding activity. Some of them include Gangtok in Sikkim, Pavana in Maharashtra, Kunjapuri in Uttarakhand, Nandi Hills in Bangalore and much more.
If you have never experienced paragliding, we would like to inform you that it is completely safe. Moreover, if you are a newbie, an experienced instructor will always accompany you.
Paramotoring, also known as powered paragliding, is amazing and best aerial adventures in India. Everyone must experience at least once in his or her lifetime. As informed above, paramotoring is almost similar to paragliding which is attached to the motor which provides thrust during the flight.
Because of the motor, the pilot does not need any assistance during the take off unlike in paragliding. It is launched from the leveled ground or when in the still air. Though a new sport in India, paramotoring is offered in myriads of places. Some of them include Chennai, Gurgaon, Bangalore, etc.
Skydiving – some are scared of it, but some like it. Whichever side you are on, it surely is one of the best aerial adventures to experience at least once in your lifetime. Generally, the skydives are performed from the heights of 10,000 feet. This includes around 30-40 seconds of free fall and the rest with the help of a parachute. Sounds scary? It is not.
If you are new to skydive, you will be accompanied with an experienced skydiver. It is known as tandem skydives, where you’ll be attached with an experienced skydiver during the activity. Moreover, all the safety equipment and safety measures are taken care of and hence, it is completely safe.
In India, there are many locations where you can experience the skydiving activity. Some of them include Mysore in Karnataka, Delhi, etc.
Best Rope Adventures
Ziplining is a famous rope adventure and is known by many other names. Such as zip line, death slide, aerial runway, Skyline, or even foefie slide (in South Africa). Generally, ziplining has cable on which the pulley is suspended and is made up of stainless steel. All these things are mounted on a slope and you’ll be pulled by the gravitational force to the opposite side of the platform.
There are various places in India where you can experience this adventurous ziplining activity. Some of them include Mumbai, Rishikesh, Coorg etc.
Experience one the best aerial adventures in India which is ziplining activity by booking it with Xoxoday in Mumbai, Rishikesh, and Coorg. You can also experience the flying fox activity in Mumbai, Jodhpur, and Rupnagar.
The thrill of a free fall from the tall structures with just a single cord attaching to you. The tall structure can be anything like a fixed platform, a cliff, a hot air balloon, or even a helicopter. The cord attached to you is extremely strong and flexible. This gives a rebound effect once you reach the maximum length of the rope and hence, does not put any kind of stress on our body.
In India, the most famous place to experience bungee jumping is Rishikesh in Uttarakhand. The height of the bungee jumping platform in Rishikesh is around 80 m. The place guarantees an adventurous and thrilling experience for you.
Book your bungee jump with Xoxoday in Rishikesh and experience the thrill of one of the best aerial adventures in India.
The last in the list of best aerial adventures to experience once in your lifetime is the giant swing. Primarily, the giant swing is the activity that resembles the bungee jumping where you are attached with the cord and jumps from a platform. This can be a fixed platform, mountain cliff, etc.
There’s only difference between the giant swing and the bungee jumping. In bungee jumping, the harness is tied to your ankles but on the other hand, in giant swing, the harness is tied to your waist to give you better support.
India’s first giant swing is in Rishikesh, which is at the height of 83 m and providing a mesmerizing view of lush green forests, snow-capped Himalayas and an adrenaline-filled experience.
Book your giant swing experience with Xoxoday in Rishikesh
Here’s the list of the best aerial adventures in India that you must experience at least once in your lifetime. If you have any queries regarding the activities, feel free to contact us. We would be happy to help.
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