India - Tamil Nadu Adventure Tourism

by V.A.Ponmelil (All rights reserved by the author)

Tamil Nadu Adventure Tourism

Trekking

Tamil Nadu offers sylvan trails for trekking admirers. The places of trekking are Udhagamandalam, Anamalai Hills, Kodaikkanal, Elagiri Hills, Kolli Hills, and Kalakkadu – Mundathurai.

Aqua Sports

The seas on Coromandel Coast are rough and strong and rolling, suitable for surfing. Backwaters provide shallow water spreads for wind surfing.

Wind Surfing

The ideal location for windsurfing is at Muttukadu which is 35 kms to the south of Chennai.

Hang-Gliding

The Madras Hang-Gliders Association offers Hang-gliding adventure activity. It provides motorised hang-gliders. The St. Thomas Mount, the hills of Kodaikkanal and Udhagamandalam are the best locations for Hang-Gliding.

Angling

There are several water resources in Tamil Nadu, which are identified for Angling. The waters of Mukkurthi Lake and the river, Gurmund river and reservoir, Avalanchi and Emarald river, Peermund, Chambar, Kallkundi Streams, Upper Bhavani Reservoir, Bilitha dakulla River, Bhavani Puzha, Aradha Puzha, Parsons Valley Stream and Reservoir, Kings Dhar Stream, Western Catchment Reservoir, Thirupanthurai, Emeri Puzha, Silent Valley streams etc are ideal for excellent trout fishing. In Kodaikkanal hills, trout streams are Pulavachiyar and Konalar. Carp fishing is good at Kodi Lake.

 

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