Adventure travel is the travel that is associated with some kind of risk and which requires some physical exertions and some special kind of skills. The adventurous traveler will take up activities like, mountain climbing, rock climbing and bungee jumping on mountainous terrain. It could be snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing or sailing in the seas and oceans, or trekking through a jungle or a desert.
In adventure travel that will involve activities that will challenge you, you are stepping out of the comfort zone. It gives the ultimate adrenaline rush. Adventure tourism involves various kinds of activities that are physically challenging, close to nature and involves cultural challenges. We will try to list the nine destinations that are great for adventure activities. It is not an easy task as there are adventurous spots all over the world.
Dubai the business and the adventure
Dubai is the place where the business flourishes. Almost all global companies have their presence here. However there is another side of the place. The extreme motoring across the golden sands of the desert is a liberating experience. The sand dunes offer a great place for sand-boarding and racing.
The desert safari across the vast and sun soaked desert will help you learn about the Eco system in arid deserts. You can also camp in the night, but do not forget warm clothes as it gets really chilly in the night. Do not miss the camel ride, it is quite an experience.
Trek through snow caves in the Southern Alps
The fox glacier is 1000 feet above sea level and has snow caves measuring eight miles. Gear up for the ultimate trek in icy conditions. The tunneling caves are mind-boggling, and you can do snow climbing also at the same spot. The glacier rises up to 8000 feet.
Carry snow trekking and hiking equipment and enjoy the blue ice of the glacier. You can also take an aerial view of Mount Cook the highest peak on a helicopter.
Camping and hiking in Romania
Romania is best known as the home to the famous Dracula character created by Bam Stoker. The country is a good place for hiking and camping. The Carpathian Mountains provide a great place for hikers and campers. You can also explore the medieval villages and castles the traditional way – On a horse-back.
The country also offers different water forms in the Danube delta. You can boat through the canals and lakes. A great place for all kinds of adventures with a difference.
Run with Kangaroos and Play with Koalas, Australia
No adventure place list is complete without the mention of the island Continent. With less than 35% of populated land, the place is full of natural Eco-systems. Whether it be the Great Barrier Reef or the Victorian desert you will never run out of options.
The home to unique species due to its isolation from the other land masses, it is the place for adventure tourism. Just come and enjoy the hospitality and most important the untouched nature.