Expecting the unexpected is one of the greatest feelings in the world. If you’re looking for an unusual holiday, if you seek adrenaline pumping through your veins, and if you want to explore where only few have gone, Travel Jaunts has a rich collection of adventure tourism packages just for you. From scuba diving in the Red Sea, deep sea swimming with sharks in South Africa, to adventure tours to Costa Rica, thrills abound.
7 Top Adventure Destinations in the World
Best diving in the Red Sea
With over 30 centuries of history, including mythical pharaohs, harsh beauty, and glorious sights, including the world-famous Pyramids, Egypt is the perfect place to visit for adventure. From the Nile River to the Sphinx of Giza, Travel Jaunts’ adventure tour package to Egypt takes you everywhere, and even takes you to the depth of the ocean through snorkelling and diving. If you would like to enjoy the best diving in the Red Sea, Egypt is the place to go.
Best time to go to Egypt – From October to April, you avoid the harsh Egyptian summers. If you want to avoid overcrowding at the popular tourist destinations, avoid December and January for your visit.
Where to stay in Egypt – Egypt is full of hotels and accomodations for tourists, especially in Cairo, Luxor and Aswan. In Cairo, on the banks of the Nile river, there are plenty of luxurious hotels, where you can enjoy the cool breeze and beautiful sights of this world-famous body of water.
How to go to Egypt – Cairo International Airport is the perfect destination to start your tour of Egypt, with direct connections to Bangalore, Delhi and Mumbai.
Paragliding in Chamonix, France
The jewel of the French Alps, Mont Blanc is one of the world’s highest mountains. Although it runs through both France and Italy, on the French side, the charming resort town of Chamonix, is the base for several adventure tours, world-class views and gorgeous scenery. Visit this site for the Winter Olympics for an adventurous wonderland, including seeing one of the best paragliding sites in Europe.
Best time to go to Chamonix – The summer months of June to September are the perfect time to try out adventure activities in Chamonix, such as hiking, paragliding and trekking.
Where to stay in Chamonix – Chamonix, a resort community, is full of ski resorts and hotels for tourists to stay in. Staying close to the sites of the adventure activities, such as the Valley of Bears, is a perfect idea.
How to go to Chamonix – The nearest airport to Chamonix is Geneva Airport in Geneva, Switzerland, 88 kms away. From Geneva, a train or a bus from the SAT Bus company is the best option to reach here.
With the chance to experience the Chamonix paragliding adventure of a lifetime in the bliss of nature, take one of the best adventure tours.
Scuba diving in Australia
Western Australia is the largest state in Australia by square kilometers and also the most sparsely populated. On the west coast of Australia, there are several beautiful places to visit, all blessed with the bounty of nature, such as Ningaloo Reef, a World Heritage sight of unmatchable beauty, where you will get the chance to swim with the sharks that have made their home here, and see some of the diverse wildlife at the bottom of the sea, including over 500 species of fish and coral.
A long and thrilling hike to Z-Bend Gorge, travelling to Shell Beach (a beach made up entirely of shells), and sand boarding at Lancelin, are even more of the delights awaiting you on this trip. The exotic wildlife and beautiful landforms of Karijini National Park symbolise the attraction of WA – unmatchable and undisturbed natural beauty. Western Australia is a hidden treasure of Australian sightseeing and also a hub for adventure. Enjoy scuba diving in Australia and many other delights with Travel Jaunts’ Australia tours.
Best time to go to Western Australia – From November to March, it is the perfect climate to go sightseeing and enjoy the adventure activities.
Where to stay in Western Australia – In Perth, it would be best to stay in the Central Business District, as it is welcoming for first-time visitors, as well as the city’s best galleries, museums and eateries. In Kalbarri, you can stay at the National Park, to see the natural sights of the park. In Shark Bay, and Karijini, it is best to stay in hotels and accommodation in the same area to catch the sights and enjoy scuba diving in Australia.
How to go to Western Australia – Perth Airport is well-connected to Mumbai, Bangalore and Delhi. After the tour is completed, you can depart from here as well.
Skiing in Canada
One of the world’s largest and most beautiful countries, Canada boasts of 16 UNESCO World Heritage sights, the world’s longest ski season, and some of the most natural and gorgeous scenery in the world – mountains, rainforests and prairies – to name a few. Visit this winter wonderland to experience the delights of skiing, tobogganing and many more adventurous thrills, with Travel Jaunts’ Canada adventure tour packages. Skiing in Canada is an experience which is sure to be memorable.
Best time to visit Canada – In order to experience winter sports such as skiing, it is best to visit Canada in its winter of December to February. Otherwise, the fall season from July to September is also a wonderful option for a visit, as the fall foliage and mild weather makes for a beautiful backdrop.
Where to stay in Canada – When staying in Vancouver and Jasper, it is best to stay close to most of the tourist spots, as well as close to the best places for skiing in Canada. In Banff, stay close to the hiking trails and lakes.
How to go to Canada – Fly in to Vancouver Airport, which has direct flights from Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. You can depart from Calgary Airport.
Costa Rica Adventure Tours
A tropical paradise full of hidden beaches, active volcanoes, rainforests and waterfalls, Costa Rica is popular for its sunny weather and outdoor adventure activities – river rafting, hiking and mountain biking are the most popular. Enjoy a vacation full of zip lining, boating, and seeing the exotic wildlife of Tortuguero National Park in one of Travel Jaunts’ Costa Rica adventure tours.
Best time to go to Costa Rica – To enjoy the full experience of river rafting, Costa Rica is best visited from between December and April, the dry season, which has the perfect temperature and sunny weather to see the rainforests and enjoy the beaches of Costa Rica.
Where to stay in Costa Rica – In San Jose, it is best to stay close to the tourists destinations such as the Poas Volcano. In Sarapiqui, you can stay close to the adventure activity sites, such as the river rafting.
How to go to Costa Rica – The quickest way to reach Costa Rica is to fly to San Jose Airport, which has direct flights from Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore. You can then follow the Costa Rica adventure tour itinerary and depart from San Jose as well.
Queenstown adventure tours
Nowhere in New Zealand is more than 120 kms away from the coast, which makes it the perfect place to go for lovers of the water, and all the thrills it provides. See the gorgeous scenery that was the filming location for Peter Jackson’s “The Lord of the Rings” film series, and go bungee jumping in the adventure capital of the world. Take advantage of adventure sports in land, water and air as we try out activities like taking a thrilling helicopter ride to view Franz Joseph, paragliding, skydiving, take to the water to spend leisurely hours watching whales and dolphins, and hike up hills to see stunning views of the landscape. Take Travel Jaunts’ Queenstown adventure tours to have the thrilling experience of a lifetime.
Best time to go to New Zealand – From December to February, the weather is sunny and the New Zealand summer are the perfect time to enjoy adventure activities, the beach, and sightseeing.
How to go to New Zealand – You can fly in through Queenstown Airport, which has direct flights to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, and start your journey in Queenstown. Follow the New Zealand adventure tour package itinerary around, and you can depart from Wellington Airport, which has connections to all the major Indian cities as well.
Where to stay in New Zealand – In Queenstown, it is best to stay close to the sites of adventure activities, such as the Shotover River, or AJ Hackett. Similarly, at Wanaka, stay close to the Wilken River to enjoy hiking and trekking.
South Africa tours from India
The “Rainbow Nation”, as it is affectionately called, gets its nickname for being a melting pot of cultures, languages and traditions. Young or old, in South Africa, you will find an adventure option for you – whether it is bungee jumping, skydiving, or even diving with the sharks in the sea. From kayaking to the African Penguin colony to travelling to Shark Alley to see the great white sharks in their natural habitat, to hiking up Table Mountain to see the gorgeous view, there is a thrill awaiting you every minute of this tour. Take Travel Jaunts’ South Africa tours from India.
Best time to go to South Africa – From May to September, the dry season of South Africa is when animals congregate near watering holes, enabling you to watch the exotic wildlife, and the weather is less cold than in the harsh winters. This is the perfect time for your South Africa adventure tours.
How to go to South Africa – You can fly in through Cape Town Airport, which has direct flights to Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, and start your journey there. Follow the South Africa adventure tour package itinerary around, and you can depart from Nelspruit Airport, which has connections to all the major Indian cities as well.
Where to stay in South Africa – In Cape Town, it is best to stay close to the Cape Peninsula, for easy access to the tourist spots and adventure activities, or near Table Mountain for gorgeous views. The Sabi Sand Game Reserve is a wonderful option stay in South Africa to spot wonderful creatures in the world-famous national park.