The average Rajasthan vacationer spends a great deal of time in Jaipur City which is the capital city of this beautiful state. Jaipur has a lot to offer in terms of tourism opportunities such as sightseeing and shopping. However, in an effort to bring to your notice the fact that there is, even more, to enjoy in the capital city; we present the top 10 adventure activities in Jaipur on offer here.
Top 10 Adventure Activities in Jaipur
These 10 adventure Jaipur District activities range from cycling around the countryside to touring monuments atop the back of an elephant or camel among others. Read further to know more.
Zorbing is a little known but very enjoyable adventure activity that one can enjoy in Jaipur. The basic idea behind Zorbing is to be fitted inside a giant see-through inflatable along with other friends or family who are in a similar situation and then revel in the chaos that follows. Zorbing results in plenty of bumping into others and rolling over without the risk of injury.
- Where to Do It: The Timber Adventure at Ajmer Road
- Cost: INR 270 – 315
2. Jungle Safari
Amer is an independent town; now a part of Jaipur Municipal Corporation and the jungles surrounding Amer are just right for jungle safari adventures. This is your chance to spot local wildlife such as peacocks, deer, snakes, and leopards. Amer is a short distance away from Jaipur city however jungle safaris in Amer are still an extension of adventure activities in Jaipur district.
- Where to Do It: Elefanjoy Jaipur, India
- Cost: INR 2,399
3. 4 Hour Elephant Ride
Elephant safaris and rides are very popular among tourists to Rajasthan but it hardly ever gets better than this 4-hour elephant ride to most of the tourist hotspots in Jaipur. These hotspots include Jal Mahal, Hawa Mahal and City Palace and it is easy to see how one can combine sightseeing with the adventure and thrill of getting up-close and personal with a magnificent elephant.
- Where to Do It: Holiday Season, Tourism Agency
- Cost: INR 2,700
4. ATV Bike Ride
Don’t for once think that the Jaipur tourist experience is all about tours of old palaces and temples; there are a fair share chill and thrills to enjoy here. ATV bike riding is one such adventure sport that one can enjoy in Jaipur. Riding on an ATV Bike presents unique thrills; this all-terrain vehicle allows you to traverse the roughest paths and enjoy the roughest rides.
- Where to Do It: Naila Bagh
- Cost: INR 4000
5. Moto Sports Park
If ATV rides are your thing; you do not want to miss out on the opportunities Moto Sports Park offers. This park is exclusively reserved for ATV rides and other adventure activities and is extremely popular among groups of thrill-seeking tourists. Enjoy adventure packages like Hammerhead rides, Polaris RZR rides and Rage Buggy rides at Moto Sports Park.
- Where to Do It: Moto Sports Park, Achrol – Jaipur
- Cost: Packages starting at INR 900
6. Swimming and Two Rope Activities
The adventure takes on many forms in and around Jaipur City and the swimming and two rope activities at The Timber Adventure is one such popular form. The rope courses here are for all age groups with an emphasis on enforcing all safety measures and once you have worked up a sweat with rope climbing activities; you can move on to swimming.
- Where to Do It: The Timber Adventure, Jaisingh Pura – Jaipur
- Cost: INR 180
7. Rifle Shooting
Rifle shooting at Star Shooting Academy is at once a thrilling adventure and a learning opportunity. This shooting range allows you the opportunity to learn to handle and operate a firearm at a basic level or even perfect the skills that you already have. The weapons at use here are 10 m. air rifles and pistols.
- Where to Do It: Rifle Shooting Academy, Vaishali Nagar – Jaipur
- Cost: INR 720
Excursions may not be strictly limited to inner-city Jaipur however many adventurous excursions commence in the capital city and lead to other exotic destinations within the state. The Ranthambore National Park – 12 Hours Excursion is one such example. Start your adventure in Jaipur City and make your way to the world-renowned Ranthambore National Park for sightings of tigers and other wildlife.
- Where to Do It: Pink City Cabs, Shastri Nagar – Jaipur
- Cost: INR 3,200 To 4,300
9. Camel Rides
When on a quest for adventure activities in Jaipur; camel rides are the most obvious but also one of the most thrilling options. The camel is a unique animal; both magnificent and subservient to man and there is little that compares to enjoying Jaipur’s hotspots from atop the back of a camel.
- Where to Do It: Fort Madhogarh, Tehsil Bassi – District Jaipur
- Cost: INR 1,500
10. Cycling Tour of The Jaipur Countryside
The Jaipur countryside is a thrilling and adventurous experience with plenty of opportunities to learn about the locals and their culture. One of the best ways to enjoy the Jaipur countryside is by means of cycling tours that allows you ample time and opportunity to admire the sights around you.
- Where to Do It: Xenia Cities, Ashok Nagar – Jaipur
- Cost: INR 11,306 To 16,959
Bearing in mind the comprehensive list of “things to do” detailed above; there is no dearth of adventure activities in Jaipur. However, we are still open to hearing from you about even more thrilling activities to enjoy in and around the city; so feel free to leave your suggestions in the comments section below.