Bustling with energy, free from stresses and high in spirits – early 20s is indeed the amazing phase of life. Traveling like a free bird and discovering new places with the best buddies accompany the joy of its own kind. Here are some great destinations across India to celebrate this transformation from teenage to adulthood and gather unforgettable memories for the lifetime.
The Yoga Capital of the World, Rishikesh is also a renowned adventure hub. The town welcomes River Ganga on its journey from Himalayas to Northern Plains and hosts thrilling rafting adventures. That’s not all! Trekking, rock climbing, rappelling, camping, bungee jumping and several other exhilarating adventures await the daredevils.
The Party Capital of India is where you are rewarded for being young. Lively beaches offer fun-filled water adventures like diving, kitesurfing, jet skiing, parasailing and swimming during day and fascinating beach parties at night. There are beach shacks, seafood restaurants, bars and pubs and massage parlous to splurge at. Be in the best of party mood and you would be blessed at Goa.
Start this trip on a bike ride from Manali to Leh and you would be thrilled to the core. Ladakh, the northernmost region of the country is dotted with diverse landscapes, from snow-capped mountains to lush green valleys to white sand dunes and from gushing rivers to high-altitude lakes. Exploring the stunning Buddhist monasteries and spotting something like a snow leopard are among the best things to do.
Literally the home of clouds, Meghalaya in the northeast is a unique asylum to escape from the chaotic urbanized world. Top attractions include the wettest region of the world called Cherrapunji, living root bridges, luxuriant greenery and multihued flora and astounding natural caves.
Corbett National Park
What could be more exciting than looking into those hypnotic green eyes of a royal Bengal tiger? CorbettNational Park fulfills the fantasy and how. Ride an open jeep on a daring jungle safari to chase the big cats as well as other majestic denizens. An elephant safari and stay at a jungle lodge enhance the fun.
Accommodating the picturesque vistas of Western Ghats, Coorg unfolds like a magic as you decide to trek through enthralling landscapes or camp along a riverside, Bird-watching, night safari, paragliding and many such activities are the added bonus. Don’t miss the locally made chocolate and delicious spicy cuisines.
Before you begin the professional careers, visiting at least one of these places is indeed justified.