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Friday, February 07, 2020

Madhya Pradesh: The Land of Adventure Tourism

During a wildlife safari in the tiger reserves of Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh a popular destination for tourists around the world, is known for its heritage sites, enlightening culture, history and different art forms. As much as tourists love to enjoy heritage sites while travelling to a place, they also feel the need for some thrill and adventure alongside, and Madhya Pradesh is the perfect state to imbibe both heritage and adventure activities in India. Not only can Madhya Pradesh quench your wanderlust, but it can also make your trip a perfect balance of peace and thrills.

Keeping historic monuments, ancient temples and mouth-watering street food of Madhya Pradesh aside, the state has a lot more to offer in the form of perfect terrains to tempt adventure enthusiasts and satisfy their yearn for the thrill. From rich green paths for cycling and forested valleys for trekking to spouting streams for rafting and mega lakes for cruising, Madhya Pradesh proves to be an adventure traveler’s delight. Here is a list of some of the most exciting adventure activities in Madhya Pradesh that one can experience and explore endlessly –

1) Go for wildlife safaris at one of the six tiger reserves in Madhya Pradesh and experience the thrill of watching tigers and other exotic animal species like panthers, chinkara, cheetal, black buck, wild boars in their natural habitats. Bandhavgarh is the land of insect-eating plants and the Malabar pied hornbill. Kanha is ranked as one of the top 10 places for barasingha and gaur sightings. Satpura reserve is home to giant squirrels, bears and wild dogs while Pench is popular for leopard and wild dog sightings. Panna houses species of vultures, wolves and leopards and Sanjay-Dubri reserve is known for the elusive Ghariyals and bears. In sum, the tiger reserves of Madhya Pradesh pack a well rounded and fabulous wildlife experience.

Rafting on the Betwa River, Orchcha, Madhya Pradesh

2) River rafting on the Betwa river, Orchha
is the perfect adventure activity to experience in a top culture and heritage destination. It will not only fill you with thrill but will also get you hooked on the scenic environs and the fine view of regal Orchha Chattris as you raft through the turbulent waters of the Betwa. The Betwa river sanctuary is also a popular haven for cycling enthusiasts as well as tourists interested in nature treks.

Water Parasailing a Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh

3) The gorgeous Pachmarhi,
the only hill station in Madhya Pradesh that boasts of exciting aerial activities such as parasailing and paragliding. The hill station, a verdant UNESCO biosphere, reserve is known for its unique flora and fauna. Pachmarhi is the epitome of colonial charm due to its erstwhile British army bungalows - now home to the Indian Army cantonment and beautifully maintained by the Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation. You can enjoy aerial sightseeing among other activities including rock climbing in the Satpura Range, nature walks and cycling and running opportunities.

Multiple trekking trails in Madhya Pradesh

4) A sojourn in Van Vihar National Park
will give you a chance to witness a photogenic stretch of approximately 5 kilometers - a photographer’s paradise with lush green scenery and beautiful roads.

Camping in Kalakund Forest, Madhya Pradesh

5) Go for Kalakund forest trek in Indore
and camp in the wild forest. The trails in the jungle pass through lush green valleys and a serene river, showcasing the purest form of nature and making it one of the best adventure activities in Madhya Pradesh.

Explore the multihued allures of Madhya Pradesh. Book your tickets, take a trip to this state that is also known as India’s heart and satisfy your adrenaline rush with these thrilling adventures.

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