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Adventure Tourism

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Bringing the backpacking experience to India

HYDERABAD Our country is huge, diverse and offers plenty of hotspots to travel to. With more and more people, mostly youngsters, embracing the ‘Discover India’...

Nepal to double ropes on Everest to cut traffic snarls

KATHMANDU Nepal will double the number of climbing ropes on Mount Everest in a bid to cut traffic and prevent brawls on the world's highest...

Everest climbers must collect rubbish: Nepal

KATHMANDU Climbers scaling Mount Everest will have to bring back eight kilograms of garbage under new rules designed to clean up the world's highest peak,...

ATOAI to host 11th convention at Shivpuri

MUMBAIThe Adventure Tour Operators Association of India (ATOAI) will hold its 11th annual convention in Shivpuri, Uttarakhand from March 25-27, 2014.The focus of the...

Adventure camp takes off in Aurangabad

AURANGABADThe first batch for the adventure camp organised by the forest department left for Daulatabad fort on Saturday. The camp was expected to kick...

U’khand takes adventure route to call tourists

SHIMLAThe newly-healed Uttarakhand is taking the adventure route to beckon tourists back to its green vales. After almost a quarter of a century, the...

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...

Jharkhand eyes slice of adventure tourism pie

RANCHIThe state government, after boosting rural and eco-tourism, is now planning to cash in on its diverse terrain by promoting adventure sports.Sajal Chakravarty, additional...

India’s first live-aboard yacht in Andamans

MUMBAI India's first live-aboard yacht, Infiniti, was launched recently, opening up avenues for scuba divers from across the globe to explore Andaman waters. Live-aboards are...

Scuba diving soon near remote island

CHENNAI Narcondam, which is an extremely remote island in the Andaman Sea and home to the endangered endemic species Narco­ndam hornbill, will soon pulsate with...