Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Adventure Tourism

Adventure Tourism
himalayas and everest from air

Indian climber dies after reaching Mount Everest

KATHMANDU: A 27-year-old Indian climber, who went missing on Mount Everest, died when he fell into a crevice after conquering the world’s tallest peak,...

Big names expected for Malabar River Festival

KOZHIKODE With paddlers of international repute ensuring their participation, the splendour of the Malabar River Festival, the third edition of which will be held at...

Now, skiing on private land in Manali

MANALI With the National Green Tribunal banning skiing in Solang, Rohtang and nearby areas, local youth are now developing small slopes on their private lands...

Everest shuts down for the first time since 1987

Climbers and their local guides were descending from Everest base camp yesterday as officials said a sherpa boycott and fresh avalanches had ended hopes...

India hones in on adventure tourists

HANUMANTIYA India has in recent years given much emphasis on adventure tourism, which has been growing and offers attractive options to travelers from within the...
kite fest goa

Belagavi to host intl kite festival

BELAGAVI: The sixth edition of the Belagavi International Kite Festival will be held here at the Angadi College Grounds on Savagaon Road for two...

Mt Everest base camp in Tibet to reopen after Nepal quake

DELHI The Mount Everest base camp in Tibet will reopen for climbers on July 2 after being closed owing to the devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake in...

Satellite phones for adventure tourism soon

DELHI The tourism Ministry has finalised a scheme for procurement, registration and use of satellite phones by tour operators which has been concurred to by...

Paragliding fest takes off in Mussoorie

DEHRADUN The first paragliding festival has begun in the Mussoorie from Monday. Adventure lovers can take two-seater rides from Jaripani in Mussoorie up to Kasiga...

Govt yet to make adventure tourism safe

SILIGURIWith a varied topography ranging from the MSL to as high as 20,000 ft altitude, India is a hot spot for the global adventure...