A decade back, there was literally no existence of adventure sports in India. But, in the recent years, the whole scenario has changed drastically and the sports industry has rocketed greatly. It all started with river rafting in Rishikesh and then evolved into more and more sports including bungee jumping, scuba diving, caving, sky diving, paragliding, rock climbing and many such activities also involving winter sports like skiing, surfing etc.
In this segment we will be talking Bungee jumping India. Bungee jumping has through the years become one of the favourite adventure sports for the tourists. It is a great source of excitement, thrill and amusement.
In India, particularly, this adventure sport began in Rishikesh and then spread to the other parts of the country like Maharashtra. In this segment we will be talking of bungee jumping in Rishikesh and bungee jumping in Maharashtra.
Out of the many adventure sport activities going out in Rishikesh, bungee jumping is something that is getting a tremendous response from the enthusiasts. You can opt for this sport for both the thrill of heights and jumping combined together. On the banks of the river hall, which is a tributary of the river Ganges, a permanent cantilever platform has been built. This amazing platform is at the height of 83 meters and is truly a magnificent experience when jumping from it.
Not only is this sport available in Rishikesh, you can also go bungee jumping in Pune.To be more specific, bungee jumping is available Karjat that is a holiday destination 100 Kms away from Pune city. The river Ulhas flows through this place in the Western Ghats and makes for a perfect spot for adventure sports like trekking, rock climbing, bungee jumping etc. These activities are run by private organizations. The bungee jumping experience is really fun here. Though the highest jump is in Rishikesh.