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12 Adventures in 12 Months

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Now that the first couple of weeks of the new year are over, has a bit of lethargy set in? Maybe that workout regime you listed in your new year resolutions hasn't really taken off nor has your resolution to stop eating junk food? What about your ambitious travel plans to take amazing vacations? Do you find your mind telling you to slowly let go off your ambitious travel plans? Stop right there! Although, half of January is over, there is no reason to let go of your travel plans! Here are 12 adventure plans to keep you on the edge for the next 12 months

January:  Rock climbing in Ramanagaram, Karnataka
  

January: Rock climbing in Ramanagaram, Karnataka

The rocky region that we all saw as the abode of Gabbar Singh in the Hindi film Sholay, Ramanagaram, in Karnataka has seven majestic hills surrounding it. The popular peaks are Ramadevara Betta, SRS Betta and Thenginkalbetta. Groups of climbers frequent these hills and they are mostly professionals but the tall granite hills are suitable for short climbs too, ideal for amateurs. In case Ramanagaram is too far for you, head to Ramgarh.

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February:  Cauvery fishing camp
  

February: Cauvery fishing camp

Loosen up for the more adventurous months ahead with a trip to the Cauvery Fishing Camp. The camp comprises of three places- Bheemeshwari, Galibore and Doddamakali. Kayaking, trekking, coracle riding and mountain biking are some of the other activities that you can enjoy here. Along with these activities you can also enjoy watching around 95 species of birds, crocodiles, and turtles.

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March: Mountain biking in Garhwal
  

March: Mountain biking in Garhwal

Biking Route in Garhwal: Biking route starts from Rishikesh to Tehri. The route followed is by the Bhagirathi river. There are other routes as well which you can read about here

Mountain biking in Garhwal requires around 12-16 days which can be ventured through various routes. Bikers need to be well aware of the temperature which alters around 30° C to 10°C.

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April: Quad biking in Goa
  

April: Quad biking in Goa

There is more to Goa than its beaches and nightlife! Cross rolling hills and wide Goan Jungles as you go on a quad biking tour across Goa.

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May: Zipline Tour in Rajasthan
  

May: Zipline Tour in Rajasthan

Whiz through the air and get an all new perspective of the remains of ancient fortresses and towering ridges while enriching your knowledge about the Neemrana fort in Alwar, Rajasthan through cultural commentaries.

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June: Bamboo rafting in Thekkady
  

June: Bamboo rafting in Thekkady

Beat the summer heat with Bamboo Rafting. Bamboo Rafting makes Thekkady in Kerala a standout from other tourist destinations. This is a special tour program that takes travelers on a trek tour on a raft made of bamboos. The program includes wildlife watching, trekking and traveling on the raft.

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July: River rafting in Along
  

July: River rafting in Along

Rivers Siyom and Sipu running through Along in Arunachal Pradesh provide a great opportunity for the adventure lovers to indulge in river rafting,also referred to as white water rafting. The natural course of the river and the topography of the region makes it an ideal river rafting spot.

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August: Trek to Roopkund, Skeleton lake
  

August: Trek to Roopkund, Skeleton lake

Do not let the benign name mislead you! Trek at an altitude of 16000 feet and reach the Mystery lake of Roopkund where skeletons of unknown origins lie in wait. Located in the Garhwal district, the Roopkund trek can last for about 10 days.

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September:  Scuba diving and snorkelling in Havelock Island
  

September: Scuba diving and snorkelling in Havelock Island

Rush to Havelock Island to be carassed by the tropical tenderness. Scuba diving is a must do activity here. South Button and Elephant beach are the best places to enjoy scuba diving. Snorkelling is another popular adventurous sport which generally takes place at Radhanagar Beach.

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October: Paragliding in Bir, Himachal Pradesh
  

October: Paragliding in Bir, Himachal Pradesh

Referred as the ‘Paragliding Capital of India', numerous paragliding spots are present in Bir. In the month of October, every year, the Department of Tourism, Civil Aviation, and Government of Himachal Pradesh hold a 'Paragliding Pre World Cup' event here.

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November: Cave exploration in Meghalaya
  

November: Cave exploration in Meghalaya

Krem Chyme, Jaintia Hills- This resurgence cave is currently surveyed to be 10.5 km in length, which makes it the fifth longest cave in India. The Krem Chyme is also a river cave that requires the visitors to swim through 3.5 km long lakes formed inside the cave. There are more than 50 naturally formed dams inside the Krem Chyme, which prove to be quite a sight. The cave also has colonies of bats and cave-adapted fish. The cave has several links which are yet to be explored.

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December:  Skiing in Pahalgam
  

December: Skiing in Pahalgam

Pahalgam is a noted tourist spot located in the Anantnag district of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Situated at an elevation of 2740 m and a distance of 95 kilometres from Srinagar, this place is a favourite haunt of ski lovers and trekkers alike.

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