It is generally defined as a type of tourism that engages
a person in physical, natural or cultural excursions
that bring the individual outside his comfort zone.
This broad idea is broken into two major subcategories
of adventure tourism: hard adventure and soft adventure.
Hard adventure tourism generally involves an element
of physical danger or risk, whereas soft adventure tourism
simply seeks to explore areas that are not typical for
travelers, such as visiting relatively undeveloped destinations.
Trekking is a part
of adventure travel, It involves visits to remote areas,
lodging in tents and minimal accommodation. It is done
for adventure and expedition.
White-water rafting is the activity
of riding on a raft over rough, dangerous parts of a
Wildlife tourism means watching wild
animals in their natural habitat. It is an important
part of the tourism industries. It has experienced a
dramatic and rapid growth in recent years world wide.
|How To Reach ?
Versay, Rafting in River Teesta, Jaldapara
-The closest Airport is at Bagdogra. The Tiger's
Nest- Druk Air , Bhutan 's airline operates flights
to Paro from Bangkok , Kolkata, Dhaka , Kathmandu
and New Delhi. Guwahati and Kaziranga- Lokpriya
Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Corbet
National Park- The closest domestic airport to Corbett
National Park is 50 kms away from Corbett National
Park at Phoolbagh, Pantnagar. At 295 Km from Corbett
National Park - the nearest International Airport
is at Delhi.
Rail : Versay, Rafting
in River Teesta, Jaldapara , Bhutan -the closest
Railhead is at New Jalpaiguri and Siliguri which
are connected to Calcutta ,New Delhi ,Guwahati and
other major Indian cities. Corbett National Park-
The closest railway station to Corbett National
Park is Ramnagar, which is 12 km from the Park.
The Ranikhet Express plies between Delhi and Ramnagar,
departing from Delhi at 10.50 pm and arriving at
4.35 am the next day. The train from here for Delhi
begins at 9.05 pm, reaching Delhi at 5 am the next
Road : Okhrey -About 130
km from New Jalpaiguri station, it is connected
with Jorethang by a regular jeep service and is
just an hour’s drive away.Rafting in River
Teesta- It is a road junction on Siliguri-Gangtok
National Highway NH31A and the roads from Darjeeling
and Kalimpong join NH31A near here. The national
highway NH31 crosses Teesta River here. Jaldapara-
is connected by National Highway with Siliguri and
can be reached by car within 3hrs. Bhutan- Phuntsholing
is four hours' drive from Bagdogra/NJP, the drive
from Phuntsholing to Paro takes six hours. Kaziranga
-Guwahati city / Railway Station is approx. 4 ½
hrs drive.Corbett National Park -most people prefer
to drive down to Corbett National Park. It takes
approximately six hours from Delhi.
Versay:Mid March to Mid June and October
to December. Tiger's Nest: March toMay and September
to November. Jaldapara National Park except: 15th June
to 15th September. Kaziranga National Park: 1st November
to 30th April.Corbett National Park: November to 15th