Few Adventure Places in India that will Steal your Breath Away

For many of us, the definition of a holiday does not include only resting and whiling the time away in leisure and comfort. Some may like to engage in activities that will cause a rush of energy and kill the boredom. For individuals interested in such thrills, a holiday packed with adventure activities definitely recharges their spirits.

In India, there are several destinations where numerous adventure activities are available. However, if you are among the few who wish to enjoy lavish accommodation along with an adventure packed holiday, then Club Mahindra membership is one of the best options for you. By paying reasonable Club Mahindra membership fees as per the plan chosen, you enjoy access to 46 resorts at exotic destinations, where a variety of outdoor activities are available to appease your adventurer spirit.

To help you plan your adventure-packed holiday, here are some of the best places you can head to and try the most exciting adventure sports:

Kashmir

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The ‘Paradise on Earth’ is famous for its winter sports. If you wish to enjoy some snow, adventure, and beauty together, Kashmir is the right place. You can do ice-skating, trekking, snowboarding, mountaineering, skiing and lots more. Go hiking in the pristine valleys or ice-skate along the frozen lakes. You can also enjoy Heli-skiing which is particularly famous in the region of Gulmarg. And as the sun sets, you can retreat back to houseboats offered by Club Mahindra.

Himachal

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The Himalayan Rivers such as Bhagirathi, Chanderbhaga, Ravi, and Satluj are the best rivers for those who wish to experience white water rafting. Enjoy the thrill of sailing over rapids. The turbulent waters offer a challenging yet thrilling experience to all. Kullu and Manali are also other options where you can go kayaking. Whether you are a beginner or professional, expeditions are available for every person. And after a tiring day out, you can enjoy luxurious accommodation at Club Mahindra White Meadows in Manali.

Uttarakhand

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The peaks of the Greater Himalayas are ideal for climbing and mountaineering activities. Most of these areas are either covered by glacier-like snow or lush green forests. As you go up the rocky hill, breathe in the fresh air and witness the breath-taking beauty that overlooks beautiful meadows. Kumaon and Garhwal region offer a number of adventure sports such as hiking, rock-climbing, skiing, and mountaineering for you to engage in.

Kerala

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This state is famous for its backwaters and the ‘Flying Fox’ experience. Set out on this beautiful journey which begins from the hills and traverses through the rivers and valleys. The Flying Fox experience will present you with stunning views from above as you fly like a giant fox through them across the pristine valleys of Kerala. Mountaineering and valley crossing are the other adventure sports that you can try here.

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Experience the Best of Munnar at Mount Serene

Longing to visit a quiet place to relax and unwind? Well, very few places on the map offer a peaceful, tranquil experience, one of them is Munnar. A popular hill station in the God’s own country Kerala, Munnar is an ideal getaway option for all those looking for a serene holiday. Amidst lush green hills, picturesque sceneries, and tea plantations carpeting the hills, Munnar will make you fall in love with itself.

If you have planned a family holiday to Munnar and worried about finding good accommodation, then we are here to solve your worries. With Club Mahindra Mount Serene, you can explore the beauty of Munnar at its best.

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With the backdrop of lush green tea plantations, Club Mahindra Mount Serene is a resort built with the state-of-the-art facilities. It offers the complete package of lavish stay, scrumptious food, and excellent hospitality. The resort is situated in such a place that it has many famous tourist attractions nearby. Here are a few attractions for you to check out at this place:

  • You can visit the famous Blossom International Park, located just 3 km away from the resort. It is a verdant place with abundant trees, flowers and herbs. A lake in the middle of the park acts like the adorning jewel to beautify the entire setting.
  • If wildlife fascinates you, do not forget to visit the Eravikulam National Park. Here you will be able to spot the most endangered and rare species of Nilgiri Tahr. This national park is also a home to the Neelakurunji flowers that bloom once only in twelve years.
  • Famed as popular picnic stopovers, Mattupetty Lake and Echo Point are at a walking distance from the Mount Serene Resort.

At Mount Serene Munnar, you can either choose to stay in regular rooms or studio apartments. No matter what type of room you choose, you will always be assured of the splendid views of the encompassing hills and beautiful greenery. And if you wish to stay connected with the outside world, there is always a Wi-Fi connection available at the resort.

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So, with spacious and luxurious rooms, stay is sorted.

With respect to dining options, you will be surprised with the flavours of the best Keralan delicacies served at in-house restaurants. Right from Idli Wada to Prawns Masala, there are a variety of items to taste here.

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Another speciality of this resort is that you will enjoy access to a host of indoor activities. So, you can always make up for those lost moments with your family playing indoor games that are fun and refreshing.

Access to this exclusive resort is available after availing Club Mahindra membership. You can check out the Club Mahindra membership fees that are applicable as per the chosen package, and make your trip to Munnar an unforgettable experience.

Tips to make your trip to Manali memorable

Mainstream yet popular, Manali is a hill station that leaves a lasting impression on every Indian traveller’s mind.  Since ages, it has been the most sought after domestic honeymoon getaway for newlyweds and a vacation destination for families and friends during summer. The serenity of the land, snow-capped hills, picturesque landscapes, pine wood forest, and numerous adventure stopovers, all contribute in making the trip to this place memorable. Also, the availability of all the modern amenities is a reason why this small hill station sees thousands of tourists every year. So, if you are looking forward to spend your vacation at this heavenly hill station, here are a few things that you should surely engage in:

Explore the cultural heritage:

Manali is a land of cultural diversity, and every bit of it will stoke your curiosity. It is a home to several Buddhist monasteries, ancient temples, and museums that let you explore the Himalayan culture at its best. One of the very famous monastery is the Tibetan monastery. Another major attraction here is the beautiful Hadimba temple constructed with wood.

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Invoke the adventure lover in you:

One of the most thrilling things to do in Manali is indulging in various adventure sports activities. Trekking, skiing, biking, river rafting, and zorbing are some of the activities that will incite the adventurer within you. Some of the famous places where you can try out all these fun activities include Solang valley, the Beas River, and the Rohtang pass.

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Stay in a lavish accommodation:

A trip without comfortable accommodation ruins all the enjoyment which is why we advise you to choose your stay partner wisely. Club Mahindra Manali Resort is one of the best accommodation you can find in the whole hill station. The resort offers spectacular views, warm hospitality, and delicious food to make your stay delightful. You can check out Club Mahindra feedback online to know more about the resort.

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Try the scrumptious local cuisine:

Your expedition to Manali would be incomplete if you miss out on the local cuisine. The very famous Dham that includes rice, curry, curd, and sweetened rice among other things. It is served as a traditional thali. Apart from Dham, some of the other famous dishes are Red Rice and River trout. You will find all of these scrumptious meals at any of the local food joints.

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Satisfy your inner shopaholic:

Buying souvenirs from the places you travel is a must. When in Manali, do not forget to visit the popular Manu market. Here you will find things like shawls and sweaters. You can also purchase unique collection of handicraft items to present to your loved ones back home.

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So make your vacation joyful by escaping to Manali – the land that surprises for every tourist seeking a break from the everyday humdrum of life.

Indoor Activities to Engage In At Club Mahindra Mahabaleshwar

A trip to a marvellous hill station such as Mahabaleshwar is guaranteed to be an exciting experience. To make your experience at this place truly memorable, a stay at the Club Mahindra resort is recommended. The Club Mahindra Sherwood resort at Mahabaleshwar has everything you need for a perfect holiday. Whether you seek an adrenaline packed retreat or a light-hearted sojourn with your loved ones, this exquisite resort is the place to be. Nestled amidst the dense forests of Sahayadri Hills, this sprawling resort is spread across 8 acres of land. Replete with all the modern luxuries, the lavish resort is a great venue to unwind while surrounded by the glory of nature. Aside from enjoying the riveting landscape, your vacation cannot be considered complete without spending some peaceful moments with your family here. And when you are done relaxing, there are a few activities to engage in and while your time away. Let’s take a sneak peek into the delightful activities you can partake in while staying at the lavish Club Mahindra resort at Mahabaleshwar.

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Swastha Spa

Who wouldn’t like to have some blissful moments of relaxation after an eventful day out? The Swastha Spa at the Club Mahindra is the perfect place to unwind and rejuvenate after you have had your fill of fun outdoors. The spa offers several invigorating treatments in a natural setting which is designed to de-stress and revitalize your body.

Indoor Games

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Cannot go out due to weather or just don’t feel like it? No problem, staying indoors at the resort can be just as much fun as the outdoor activities. Indulge in an enjoyable game of chess or carom with your family at the holiday activity centre in the resort. The activity centre also features a Pool table, Foosball table and fun video games that can keep you engaged for hours.

Art and Crafts

The activity centre at the resort also lets you indulge in artistic hobbies such as candle making, jute art, bottle painting and Thermocol painting. Unleash the artist in you and you might just end up creating a beautiful work of art! You can always carry your work back home as a token of the beautiful moments spent at the resort.

As exciting as it sounds, this beautiful resort is accessible by Club Mahindra members. To know more about the Club Mahindra membership fees and privileges you can visit the club Mahindra website or walk into one of their offices. The website also features Club Mahindra reviews, which speak about the varied experiences of the Club Mahindra members.

Plan A Nature Trip With Family To Puducherry

Wide concourses, seafront walkways, stunning beaches, magnificent French architecture, and spiritual places make Pondicherry a travel destination that is worth visiting. This picturesque city is an erstwhile French Colony and is a perfect blend of European and Indian styles. Clean beaches and fresh air, Pondicherry is one of those places which is ideal for a nature trip. Away from the hustle-bustle of the city, this little town has plenty of natural beauty. All you need to do is have the places to visit chalked out on your travel list. It is a great place to bond over with your loved ones.

When planning the trip, don’t forget to make a reservation at Club Mahindra Puducherry Resort. Constructed in Titanium Oxide amidst dry green forest, the resort is absolutely eco-friendly. Make yourself comfortable in the beautiful studio apartments overlooking the sea and the gardens. Relax by the poolside or hang out at the bar, there are plenty of choices for you to unwind. Relish the local dishes at the in-house restaurant, Sea Shellz or unwind at the bar. Play in the sand or rejuvenate your senses at the spa after a long day. The warm staff at the resort takes great care of all the guests. You can experience all of these by becoming a member paying the Club Mahindra Membership fees. You can go through numerous Club Mahindra reviews to find more about this place.

Head to the Pondicherry Beach which is a paradise for all tourists. You can enjoy a host of activities which are organised at the seashore; they include beach volleyball, trekking, catamaran rides and many more. On the other side of the beach are the backwaters which are known for its treehouses. One of the noteworthy places to visit is the Puducherry Botanical Garden where you can get to see the beautiful flowers, fountains, and trees. It houses as many as 1500 varieties of plants from all over the world. If you are there on a weekend, you can also enjoy musical fountain shows.

Chunnambar River is also widely popular among tourists for its glistening backwaters. It is a great place for picnicking with your families. There are a number of boathouses that you can hop on to and enjoy a short stay in. If you like morning walks, then the Promenade is a lovely option. This seafront, designed in a French style, promises you all the quiet and the calm. Listen to the sound of the gushing waves and feel the breeze touch your face. Puducherry is purely a retreat for all the nature lovers who wish to lose themselves in the company of nature.

Places In India To Enjoy This Monsoon

The soothing drizzle and the caressing breeze, the tiny drops and the fragrance of moist mud, everything speaks for the arrival of rains. Yes, monsoon is here, and the best time of the year has just begun. With green covers and light showers spreading across the landscape, monsoon adds a new streak of life to the surroundings.

During this season of amusement and fun, we all think of taking a holiday. To enhance your amusement to the best, Club Mahindra recommends some of the best places to experience the beauty of monsoon while cherishing the rains. They are as follows:

Goa

This beach destination is not just about sun and sand, it is also a wonderful time to get drenched in downpours. Goa becomes even more beautiful during this time, a rainy walk by the beachside is sure to leave you refreshed. Chapora Fort is one of the most loved places to soak in the gorgeous views. Club Mahindra Varca Beach offers rooms with private balconies and beautiful views. The resort is built in Goan architecture and houses three restaurants to satisfy your food cravings. Club Mahindra Membership reviews will give you a fair idea about the luxury of this place.

Coorg

Situated in the beautiful Western Ghats, Coorg is synonymous with coffee plantations and its incredible natural beauty. The monsoon period in Coorg is between the months of June to September. Though the rainfall is heavy, the beauty of this stunning hill station is only at its best. Stay at the Club Mahindra Madikeri which is beautifully located amidst a coffee plantation. Not only is swirling with scents but also gives you the chance to enjoy a number of activities such as sipping over freshly brewed coffee, visit the famous Raja’s Seat, watch over Abbey Falls and even get to bathe the elephant at Dubare Camp.

Rajasthan

Though known for its tough weather, Monsoon in Rajasthan is the ideal time to visit. Not only do you get to enjoy the scenic beauty, you also get to skip the crowds which you will find during the peak season. It is spectacular to see the golden land turn into a lush green carpet. If you get to be there around the colourful Teej or Gangaur Festival, nothing like it. Surrounded by the Aravallis, Club Mahindra Resort offers a royal experience to all its guests. Taste the authentic Rajasthani Thali or unwind at the bar. Take a boat ride at the Lake Pichola or trek up to Sajjangarh to catch watch the clouds above your head.

Mahabaleshwar

Though popular as a hill station, it is a place to marvel the beauty of some of the most spectacular waterfalls. Yes, Mahabaleshwar is quite popular for its scenic views, pleasing atmosphere, and of course the beauty of nature’s green covers. For the best-in-class stay, opt for Club Mahindra Sherwood resort. We are pretty sure that you enjoy the monsoon to the fullest here.

Celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi at Ganpatipule

If thinking of a beach holiday reminds you of Goa, then you definitely need to explore some offbeat destinations. You will be surprised to know that there are places equally vibrant and serene. One of such offbeat destination is Ganpatipule. We call it serene because of its picturesque beaches that are ideal to relax, pray, meditate and contemplate. And we call it vibrant owing to the presence of lord Ganesha temple right by the coast.

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The temple also known as swayambhu ganpatipule temple attracts thousands of pilgrims from all across the world. The term “swayambhu” means self-manifested, it is believed that Lord Ganesha idol here was self-maniested from white sand.

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The ten-day Ganesh festival is indeed the best time to visit Ganpatipule. While you are busy engaged in praying and worship for the first few days, you can plan an amazing stay at this exotic beach destination with Club Mahindra. The Green Leaf the Resort & Spa by Club Mahindra is a place that will allow you to make the most of your holidays at Ganpatipule. Renowned for unmatched hospitality, you will be able to enjoy all the comforts and luxuries here, without burning a hole in your pocket. Affordable yet splendid, the resort offers several amenities such as spa, gym rooms, restaurants, free Wi-Fi access, swimming pool, fun zone, bar and much more.

Apart from accommodation, the best part of your stay would include indulging in delicious Konkani food. From the sumptuous sea food to the appetizing sol kadi, everything about the Konkani platter is created to please your taste buds. And after feasting heavily, you can simply take a long walk along the white sand beach, marvelling the simmering waves, listening to their pleasant music, all while sipping cool coconut water.

Not up for long walks or beach front activities? Then simply relax in the well-equipped suite, or visit the Svastha Spa to get rid of all your fatigue. Entertain yourself with numerous indoor games and activities, dine delightfully at any of the in-house restaurants, and retreat back to the room, only to wake up to a fresh morning the next day. Let this Ganesh Festival be truly wonderful and memorable for you with Club Mahindra.