Climbing Or Zorbing: Pump Up The Adrenaline With These Adventure Activities

    If you’re looking for a hint of adventure, you’ve come to the right place! Be it zooming around on a quad bike, taking downy enemies with paint pellets or figuring out how to walk inside a moving bubble, these activities will add some excitement to your escapade.

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    Wall Climbing at Equilibrium

    Rock and Wall Climbing

    Bangalore Mountaineering Club

    Your best bet for actually learning how to climb outdoors is this club. With frequent trips to the outskirts of the city,  and Nandi Hills, they are very particular about technique, you expect to learn the correct method first before you go freestyle.

    Check out their website here.

    Urban Climbers

    Urban Climbers

    Bellandur, Bangalore

    With a tagline which reads “Life Is Outside”, it’s a no-brainer why they have got to be on your list for rock climbing. Starting off with strength training, flexibility and then climbing techniques, you’ll be proficient at bouldered and roped walls. Once you are a pro, hit the walls when you like to practice or head out with the team for planned excursions.

    Where: 19/20 Ambalipura, Varthur Hobli, Near Bellandur Gate, Sarjapura Main Road

    Contact: +91 9663367391

    Price: INR 1,000 for a single session, INR 1,500 monthly membership

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    Zorbing

    Discovery Village

    Discovery Village

    Vaderahalli, Bangalore

    Not the most popular sport in town, this one is amazing once you’re hooked to it. Or rather once you’re not tossed around like clothes in a washing machine. Offering zorbing for land, water and fighting {yes, you can have war in these bubbles}, Discovery Village is the best spot. Once you’re done with floating about in the big bubble balloon, do hit the obstacle and rope course for added adventure.

    Where: Kanakpura Road, Vaderahalli and next to Kanive Nandishwara Temple, Nandi Foot Hills, Nandi Post, Chikkaballapur

    Contact: +91 9341555222

    Price: INR 1,311 upwards for the half-day package including two meals, four activities and resort facilities.

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    Quad Biking

    Dirt Mania

    Dirt Mania

    Nelaguli, Bangalore

    Get your MotorStorm game on {er, the video game remember} and race through the terrain on quad bikes at Dirt Mania. Hop onto one of their monsters for a ride which is through safe yet exhilarating nature trails, or just unleash your adrenalin high on their course. The midnight trail is also a stunning experience for those not faint hearted. Pros can then join their hard core rides on natural off-roading trails.

    Where: Kanakpura Road, Nelgulli Village

    When: 9am-8pm

    Contact: +91 8880260270

    Price: INR 1,600 upwards depending on the trail

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    Paintball

    Paintball X

    Also called the Eliminate-All {with colour obviously}, this company was one of the first to bring this fiery sport to town. And since we all know how the new breed of humans are all about supremacy {thank you, Game of Thrones}, they make sure that safety is of prime importace. You’ll be fitted with safety gear, so it’s a lovely option for team building and friendly competition. They organise group parties too so keep it in mind for a stag do with a difference.

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    When: Daily, 10am-6.30pm

    Contact: +91  8792860234

    Price: INR 250 per person for 50 pellets; other package prices vary.

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    Mango Mist

    For a whole range of activities, head to this resort and get your adrenaline rush. With literally something for everyone, you can choose Zorbing, rock climbing, jumaring, crossing Burma Bridges, paintball, archery and we’re running out of breath here.

    Where: Mango Mist Resorts, Sy No 33,37, Harapanahalli, Anekal, Bannerghatta Road

    When: 9am-10pm for day trips.

    Contact: +91 9060090777

    Price: INR 750 per person including lunch high tea, four activities, and use of resort facilities. Other packages here.

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