Adventure activities around Manali
the rivers, forests, snow covered mountains and alpine meadows in Manali provides a wide range of interesting and adventure activities to the visitors.
It is ideal for adventure loving people & families who desire to drain their energies & rejuvenate themselves by taking part in various challenging activities and adventures.
We feel that while making holidays here you can avail a variety of exciting outdoor activities to enliven and make your time here exciting and full of adventure. We also believe that you are entitled to the best deals that we can offer so that you enjoy your holiday to the utmost. We promise you an exciting and safe 'activity filled' vacation backed by professionally trained staff. Choose from all the following activities or opt for one's you'd like to try just for the fun of it.
13 kms north of Manali stretch vast open spaces and some of the finest ski slopes in the state. Surrounding this fine ski area are majestic snow clad mountains their lower slopes carpeted with stately Pine, Fir and Deodar trees. In this serene white wonderland, Snow Peak Travels organizes ski packages for both the novice and the expert. All packages are economical and conducted by expert, professionally trained skiers and other supporting staff. In summer you can still ski further north where the 13,050 ft high Rohtang Pass straddles the Pir Panjal mountain ranges.
White Water Rafting
White water rafting is all about paddling a raft on river rapids. This is an exciting sport for those who are adventurously inclined and reasonably fit. There's nothing more exciting that the thrill of rafting the rapids on a foaming mountain river. Our associates have hi-quality rafts and experienced trained captain and crew whose prime concern is your safety at all times while instructing you into the finer aspects of river running. Snow Peak Travels in association with experts offer rafting trips down the Rivers' Beas, Sutlej, Ganga and the Zanskar. We can organize daily trips or longer expeditions down these mighty rivers.
The Paraglider is basically a parachute wing, has no frame and is almost elliptical. The ride includes tandem joy rides in a twin seater glider for amateurs. The Western Himalayas have numerous sites for exciting paragliding opportunities. Two excellent sites nearby offer great opportunities for paragliding. Hallan lies 21Kms south of Manali and Solang valley, 13 Kms north. Both these places afford panoramic views of the valley and the surrounding mountains and have excellent take off points. Here expert instructors initiate enthusiasts into the finer aspects of paragliding using the latest imported Para gliders. Snow Peak Travels in association with the finest trained pilots makes sure you enjoy a safe and exciting flight.
Rock Climbing & Rappelling
Climbing is the sport of scaling rocks, using special equipments. While rappelling would involve coming down from a cliff with the help of ropes & carabineers. The surrounding hillsides in Manali offer numerous rock faces for exciting rock climbing. Rocks with Steep inclines exist both north and south of the town, and all are easily accessible. Snow Peak Travels provides all professional equipment including waterproof hi-quality ropes, reliable carabineers, protective magnesium powder for easier climbing, strong belts etc. So join us in a time of sheer excitement. Our expert instructors’ help you conquer sheer rock faces that challenge your balance and dexterity and give you a sense of fulfillment and ecstasy.
River Crossing can be dangerous activity if professional trainer is not with you or there been recent heavy rain. Adventurous people can very well go ahead and try out these sports. Popular areas which involve river crossings include Bhang and Aleo.
Riding a bicycle/ mountain bike has always been a pleasure for a person who loves adventure and sports. Biking is always a pleasure in India. Another good things about biking (Bicycle) is, it does not emit any form of pollution. Hence, it is good for our ecosystem. Some of suggested bike safaris areas Rohtang Downhill and Solang- Naggar.
Riding an ATV is fun but it is can be scary too. Solang Valley is a great place to ride ATV. The riding area ranges from mud holes to mountains. Free maps have been provided to direct the areas. We offer ATV ride to individuals, couples, students and groups. Call our sales executive to book a ride for you.
Horse riding in Solang Valley is something that is enjoyed thoroughly while exploring the magical land. With soothing lush greenery all around and rolling hills, watching Valley on a horseback is something you would remember for life. The hotels may make arrangement for horse ride on request.
The Solang valley which is already famous for skiing and paragliding, also offer its visitors to enjoy a novel adventure zorbing. It is an inflatable pvc ball which contains another smaller ball that is suspended into position by thousand nylon strands of varying colours that is suitable only for grass covered slopes. Zorbing stops when snow covers the grass slope in winter.
Famous for its ski slopes and latest state of the art ropeway. Solang is a beautiful valley with enchanting views of snow capped mountains, thick conifer forest, lush green meadows and a meandering river. It is host to a spectrum of adventure activities and one can indulge in sports like skiing, snow boarding and paragliding and can also experience adventure activities like hiking, camping, traversing, snow mobiling, zorbing, mountain biking, quad riding, horse riding and many more.
Taking a heavenly ride in the Ropeway to Mt. Phatru at an elevation of 3200 mt. and enchanting its breathtaking views is defintely a once in a life time experience. The valley is also blessed with a natural ice shivling which forms in winter and remains till late summer at Anjani Mahadev.
The Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation provides day permits for fishing. We offer fishing trips in Haripur, Patlikhul, Raison with the experienced guide, and fishing equipment. In fishing and angling, one not only spend a leisure time but also learn some tacts of catching a fish.Hooking a fish excites the person to a great extent.
Hot Air Balloon
Hot air ballooning is an air-based adventure sports. There is no special physical requirement for a person interested in taking up the sport of hot air ballooning. You But you must be fit physically to enjoy the thrills of hot air ballooning. The perfect place in Manali to enjoy this thrill is Bhang.
Apart from regular sightseeing and excursions, the streams, forests, snow covered mountains and alpine meadows in Manali provide you an
The day treks can vary from only 2-3 hours up to a full day where one starts after breakfast and gets back before sunset. You would have options of choosing to hike upto Solang Valley, Jogini waterfall, Lamadugh.
To explore some off road and beautiful places around Manli. Trekking is not a risky affair as far as your health is concerned. But a person should be reasonably fit for this activity. There are various options for a day trek around Manali.