time immemorial Delhi has attracted people with a penchant for adventure
for which Delhi Tourism now provides avenues.
Climbing - Equipment and training is provided to
aspiring rock climbers in and around Delhi from October to March.
- Delhi Tourism's infrastructural network and trained outdoor
staff help you to choose from the endless trekking options India offers
- ranging from some of the world's highest mountains, greatest deserts,
rivers, lakes, sea beaches and rain forests.
Sports - A multi-sports and leisure complex has been
created by Delhi Tourism at Bhalswa Lake, situated at Delhi's
northeastern edge. This offers facilities for boating in pedal boats,
kayaks, canoes and speed boats. Keen anglers can also indulge in
fishing. Hovercraft and water scooters have been introduced for the
first time in Delhi at this lake. Pedal boats at reasonable rates are
available at the Hari Nagar, India Gate, Purana Qila, Prasad Nagar and
Naini Lakes. Special training programmes in Kayaking and canoeing are
organised at Prasad Nagar Lake and Naini Lake.
- For the truly adventurous, parasailing is available at
Kanwar Shikha near Sohna in Haryana, about 60 kms from Delhi. Soar like
an eagle under the watchful eyes of professional instructors.
Club - Open to all Indian national above the age of ten
years, this club promotes adventure activities. The club provides
special packages in all adventure activities - parasailing, mountain
expeditions, trekking, rock climbing, adventure camps and water sports,
including river rafting in the Ganga. Delhi Tourism has also established
a water sports club.
information on adventure activities can be obtained from
Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation Ltd.,
Coffee Home 1, Baba Kharag Singh Marg, New Delhi, India 110001.
Phone : +91-11-3363607, 3365358
Connaught Place Coffee Home, New Delhi, India 110001.
Phone : +91-11-3363607