Ten-Second Takeaway

Living as per routine day in and day out can get really old – and fast. There’s also only so much that can keep us entertained, and sometimes we just need an activity that reminds us why it’s great to be alive, and what than an adventure sport to do so? Adrenaline junkie or not, we recommend trying these at least once. They’re all so close by!

Flying Fox Neemrana

Just outside Delhi, this idyllic location is just right for zip-lining. Expect hiking trails, and five zip lines that provide a spectacular view of the Neemrana Palace, as well as the Aravali Mountains. LBB Tip: If you book your ticket in advance, you get to see the inside of the Fort Palace, free of charge.

Where: Neemrana Fort Palace

Price: INR 2199 {for adults}, INR 1899 {for children and students}

Contact: 011 41003787, or write to them at scotty@flyingfox.asia/ neha@flyingfox.asia

Find out more here. Follow them on Facebook here.

Freemotion Sk8

Delhi’s very first skater park for skateboarders, they’ve got a space that’s perfect for you to get your skate on, interact with fellow skaters and practice your skills. They’ve got skateboards up for rent, in case you don’t own one, and even offer them for sale.

Where: K.D. Plaza Basement, Freedom Fighters Enclave, Neb Sarai, between Gates 2&3 on IGNOU Road

Price: INR 200 {for all day admission}, INR 1000 {for a month}

Contact: +91 8826965320, or email them at Steve@FreeMotionSK8.com

Find out more on their website, here.

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Camp Wild at Aravali

Host to a multitude of programs and activities, they offer up rappelling, rock climbing and ziplining. They have packages ranging from a single day to multiple days, making this a perfect getaway for the weekend.

Where: Camp Wild Dhauj, Near Mangar Village, Dhauj, Faridabad

Price: INR 1500 onwards {for day packagaes}

Contact: 011 65100333

Find out more here. Follow them on Facebook here.

Delhi Rock

Known for their extensive range of activities, you can find options like rock climbing and slack-lining at their center. They also have a host of well-trained instructors at your disposal, as well as state-of-the-art equipment.

Where: Nanaksar Gurudwara compound, opp M-39 {res}, GK2

Price: INR 700 onwards

Contact: Write to them at team@delhirock.com

Find out more here. Follow them on Facebook here.

Sportzcraft Inc.

A direct affiliate of National Rifle Association of India {NRAI}, this center is a state of the art shooting range, which essentially offers month long courses, as well as single and continual sessions.

Where: Guru Harkrishan Public School, Road No. 73, West Punjabi Bagh, Near Punjabi Bagh Club; Guru Harkrishan Public School, Near Nanak Piao Gurudwara, Rana Pratap Bagh

Price: INR 9000 {for three months}

Contact: 011 46405522/ 011 47085521

Find out more here. Follow them on Facebook, here.

Indian Mountaineering Foundation

They have an international standard artificial climbing wall. A great place to start off and map your progress with a mix of climbers, both professional and beginners. They also arrange State level and National level competitions on this wall, so quality is a given.

Where: Indian Mountaineering Foundation, 6, Benito Juarez Road

Price: INR 150 {for four hours}, INR 500 onwards {for a month}

Contact: 011 24111211, 011 24117935, 011 24111572

Find out more here here. Follow them on Facebook here.