India is the colorful land of festival, people and places which required so many colorful ways to discover this beautiful country. The best way to explore mother-India is by safari’s, Here are 10 of these most amazing and adventure safari in India. Idea to write this article came from cntraveller-10 cool ways to get around in India.
Enjoying a safari on a yak brings that will bring you closer to local culture and lifestyle in Ladakh. The Joy of Yak Safari in Ladakh,Exploring lakes, glacial valleys, gurgling streams, cascades, snow peaks, meadows, forests on a yak can be a lifetime experience
The best way to explore the wilderness of Jim Corbett National Park and Kaziranga National Park to spot the majestic tiger and Indian one-horned rhinoceros in the wild forest. Elephant Safari is one of the most adventure activity and makes your wildlife viewing experience pleasurable.
Jaisalmer is the most popular place for camel safaris in India is in the thar desert of Rajasthan. Camel Safari is the fabulous experience and attractive for exciting ventures and nature lovers and offers a unique way to explore the deserts.
Shekhawati is a historical region of Rajasthan,The Roop Niwas Kothi Palac organises horse safaris and has stables at the back side. Shekhawati Horse Brigade is one of the major tourist attractions here along with Forts & Castles,Fairs and Fastivals and the Heritage on Wheels, a luxury tourist train on meter gauge.
Mules and pony rides are common in the places of Jammu and Himachal, During the Yatra to Amarnath and Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine pilgrims with special needs would require pony.mule and horses ride to the shrine. The pilgrims can climb the mountain by walk or by using the services of ponies.
Tanga is a horse cart or a light horse-drawn carriage used for transportation in many states of India such as Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. Jaora is small town famous for shrine of Hussain Tekri,Jain mandir located in Ratlam,Tanga were the most common means of transport in urban India now only found in the older parts of cities and towns.
Bullock carts have been traditionally used for transport, especially in rural India, still in the beautiful villages Bullock carts are used for transportation of goods. It was one of the earliest and most popular modes of transport in rural India.
Cycle Rickshaw are the another traditionally use transport system, During the recent visit to attend the Maha Kumbh Mela of 2013 at Allahabad,Cycle Rickshaw were used for transportation.
A pulled rickshaw is a two-wheeled cart human-powered rickshaws do exist in some areas, such as Kolkata. Kolkata pulled rickshaws serve people and are the most effective means of transportation through the flooded streets of the monsoon season.
The three-wheeled cousin of the Jugaad is called the Chhakda, and is prevalent throughout Gujarat and other parts of south Rajasthan. Chhakdas rickshaws are used in the rural part of Gujarat, my recent visit to Gir National park allowed me to get a ride in Chhakdas.
The coracle is a small lightweight boat commonly found on the rivers Kaveri and Tungabhadra in Southern India. Indian coracles are the major tourist attraction at the Hogenakkal falls on the Kaveri river. Image Source: Wikimedia
Shikara boat in Dal Lake are the traditional boat of Jammu and Kashmir and offers one of the most soothing, relaxing aspects of a holiday in Kashmir. Shikara are used for multiple purposes such as Shikara Boat Ride,Florist’s Shikara and Floating Sabzi Market. Image Source: go2india
The houseboats in the Back water of Kerala offers really unique experience, Traditional Kerala houseboat and exploring the backwaters is a quintessential Kerala experience. Alleppey Houseboat in God’s own Country are one of the most important tourist centers in the state.
The best way to explore the beautiful country is through the Rail Journey around India. Luxury Tourist train, local trains and toy trains joins the length and breadth of India and touches every nook and corner, Train ride in India offers a lifetime experience through the most scenic routes.
Indian streets are amongst the most fascinating places in the country and exploring them on foot, you will really get in touch with daily life in India. Discover some of the best walking tours in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Bangalore, historic locations,Village walks lead through picturesque villages along paddy fields, waterfalls and Goa Magic offers walk through the exotic beaches.