Mussoorie has many reasons to attract thousands of people every year. The reasons being; its scenic beauty, serenity etc. Among these nature related reasons, adventure makes it one of reasons for the tourist attraction.
For an adventure enthusiast there are many places that would be exciting. Here we are a few:
Yamuna BridgeYamuna Bridge is known for its astounding beauty where river Yamuna flows across the mountains. Adventure enthusiasts would definitely love to indulge in fishing and rafting here. This place is situated about 25 Kilometres from Mussoorie.
Zip Line Sky TrekThis is the most loved adventure spot where you can travel across zip line at the speed of 80 Kmph. A special activity called ‘Sky Trek’ or ‘Manvs’. ‘Superman’ is arranged for the thrill lovers where they are suspended from a zip line of 600 ft and they have to walk on the wire which can also be called sky walking.
Himalayan Adventure InstituteIf you love adventurous activities like rock climbing, rappelling and river crossing, then this is the right place for you. Situated at Kempty Falls, with a lovely scenery, this place offers courses for activities like rock climbing, river crossing etc.
Cable Car RideTake a picturesque cable car ride from the Mall to Gun Hill. The pleasure of the thrilling ride is accentuated by the stunning scenery all around. On a clear day, you can get a good view of several peaks including the ‘Bandarpunch’ from Gun Hill.
Sky WalkSky Walk is an exciting adventurous activity where a 360 ft long wire is set at a height of 120 ft above the ground and a person has to walk across it. This gives the adventure lover an experience of a lifetime.
Tree Top AdventureTree Top Adventure was established in 2003 and it includes activities like Burma Bridge, Monkey Crossing and Parallel Ropes. There are instructors present, who train people interested in taking up such adventurous activity. The training may involve proper breathing exercises, so that the person would not have trouble breathing in higher altitude. If you are worried about the safety then here’s some news for you.
Tree Top Adventure activities are constructed and executed according to the guidelines laid by the Government of India. Not only that, but the activities are at par with the International standards where medical assistance is readily available in case of an emergency.