Have you ever envisaged why people of Delhi has so much swag in them? Be it a small girl or a boy, be it an Aunt or Uncle, people of Delhi has the bigger heart than their homes. Alcohol is being taken here because no great story has ever originated with someone eating salad!
Like many other cities, Delhi has its adventure gateways from the hustle and bustle of fast tread city life. Also, there are few fascinating places in Delhi you must visit with your best friends and loved ones.
Indian Mountaineering Foundation, South Campus
We know artificial rock climbing may not be as exaggerating as it seems. But if you’re looking for adventurous places in Delhi, Indian mountaineering foundation in south campus is the place where you should visit. Reminiscent of excitement and adventure, artificial rock climbing tests your physical strength and willpower.
Timings: 9 am – 11 am & 4 pm – 8 pm (winters); 8 am – 12 noon & 5 pm – 9 pm (summers)
Charges: INR 100 per hour; INR 1000 monthly
Location: Benito Juarez Road, Next to Springdales School, Dhaula Kuan, Delhi
Entertain yourself with exquisite theatrical acts and plays
By amateur and professional theater groups, numerous acts are represented which will make you forget top class films. Depicting an old world charm, many of the theaters date back 50 to 60 years. Best places to visit would be Akshara Theatre known to hold many modern performances, Kamani Auditorium, Shri Ram Centre and the Little Theatre Group Auditorium.
Track the upcoming plays and workshops in Delhi at the TheatreAdda.
An evening at India Gate
This is the most unusual places supposed to have fun with family/friends. Explore the lawns followed by boat riding in the lake. It’s considered to be the most fantastic place for a picnic.
Cost: INR 100
Duration: 30 Mins
Best time to visit: 7.00 Pm – 9.30 pm
Awara Adventure Farm, Sohna
It’s one of the most adventurous places in Delhi. Settled among the beautiful Aravali Hills, the farm provides a profusion of indoor and outdoor activities.
Things to do:
- Adventure Activities: Burma bridge, suspension bridge, commando net, zip line, parallel rope, tire wall, Tarzan swing, balance walk, and paintball
- Modern Activities: Swimming pool, rain dance, and gym
- Outdoor Spots: Tennis, cricket, football, volleyball, and basketball
- Indoor games: Chess, Carom, Ludo, and tombola
- Ethnic village games: Pitthu, kanchey, Gilli danda, rassa kasha, matka phorh, and kho-kho
Location: Aravali Retreat, Raisina Village, near Pathways World School, 12 km beyond Sohna.
Flyboy Air Safari, Gurgaon
“I believe I can fly. I believe I can touch the sky.” With Flyboy Air Safari, maybe you can!
Flyboy Air Safari organizes one of the best adventure sports in Delhi NCR – Air Safari. It is basically a small automobile attached to a parachute. A powered paraglide that operates with the help of a hooked-up motor, harness, and a propeller, the air safari allows you to fulfill your childhood dream of flying like a bird. Trained pilots assist you in your flight and you can choose from the following options:
- Kitty Hawk: 6 km – 8 km
- Fly Yourself: 12 km – 15 km
- Explorer: 20 km – 24 km
Location: Flyboy Aero Park near The Westin Resort and Spa, Sohna, Gurgaon
Shikhar Adventure Park (SAP), Gurgaon
An ideal destination for corporate outings, picnics, school trips, and team-building exercises, Shikhar Adventure Park serves as one of the best places for adventure in Delhi NCR. The camp offers a broad range of experience, village, and fun activities to choose from.
Location: Wazirpur Village, Sector 92, Gurgaon
Things to do:
- Adventure Activities: Wall climbing, jumaring, obstacle course, Burma bridge, commando crawling, commando net, pit jump, clean jump, and Tarzan swing
- Adventure Activities:Village Activities: Pottery, diya making, tractor riding, and village hiking
- Adventure Activities:Fun Activities: Tug-of-war, tent pitching, and trust fall.
Shake a leg at Raahgiri Day
‘Apni Raahein, Apni Azadi’– that’s the motto of the campaign started by Times of India in Delhi last year. Attracts huge number of people, mostly youth.Conducted every Sunday in the early morning at various locations of Delhi NCR. Numerous activities takes place for the audience and big acts such as Euphoria (the Indian rock band) has come to perform at Raahgiri.
Experience a Qawwali night at Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah
Fancy unique experiences in the capital city? Drop the idea of a jazz bar and instead spend an evening listening to the mystic Sufi Qawwali at the Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah. One of the finest cultural experiences you can possibly have and this one is simply unforgettable!
Timings: 6:00-7:30 p.m. and 9:00-10:30 p.m. on Thursday nights.
Damdama Lake Resort, Sohna-Gurgaon Road
Located on the banks of Damdama Lake is a perfect adventure getaway from the hustle-bustle of the city life.
The plethora of adventure activities set in the beautiful backdrop makes the resort one of the best adventure places in Delhi NCR.
Location: On the banks of Damdama Lake, Sohna – Gurgaon Road
Things to do: Artificial rock climbing, zip-lining, target jumping, valley crossing, and jumaring, Burma bridge, suspension bridge, commando net, tire crossing, air walking, and boating.
Camp Wild, Dhauj, Faridabad
A one-of-a-kind adventure camp, Camp Wild offers eco-lodges and safari tents in addition to the myriad of adventure activities. The camp, which is one of the most adventurous places in Delhi NCR, has featured in magazines and news channels, besides being used in MTV Roadies.
Location: Near Manger Village, Dhauj, Faridabad – Gurgaon border
Things to do: Rock climbing, rappelling, flying fox, river crossing, cliff jumping, zorbing, cycling, raft building, and obstacle course.
Delhi Eye at Kalindi Kunj
Amusement parks sure fall on the list of fun places in Delhi. Imagine spending a day on wild rides and water games. Check out the exciting rides at Entertainment City, the water slides, and pools at Splash Water park or the giant Ferris wheel aka Delhi Eye at Kalindi Kunj.
Just pack your bags and have a safe visit with lots of fun.