One type of travel that’s becoming more popular lately is adventure travel, which can make your trips or vacations more interesting.
For some, adventure travel means exploring new parts of the world, but it could also be doing something new and exciting in your own city or state. This article is meant to spark your imagination for adventure travel ideas, but the possibilities are endless.
Hot air balloons offer you an exciting and unusual way to see the scenery in any country. A hot air balloon can be great anywhere, but if you choose an especially impressive landscape or landmark it can be even more spectacular. Some areas are especially keen on hot air balloons, such as the Southwest, where you can find balloon festivals held annually. There are ballooning trips in Costa Rica where you can look down on jungles that have all kinds of exotic wildlife running around. Balloon rides above historic sites such as the pyramids in Egypt, where you can see things from a perspective that few ever will. These are just a few of the possibilities for amazing hot air balloon rides.
A bicycle tour is a way to get plenty of exercise and see the world in a more intimate way than from a car or tour bus. Depending on things like distance covered and how level the terrain is, a bike trip can be relatively easy or very challenging. The possibilities for bike trips are varied indeed, whether you want to ride around Asia, Europe or Australia. The U.S. also has bike trips in just about every region, from New England to the West Coast. No matter what your destination, there’s a good chance you can find a bicycle trip there.
If you’ve ever watched the Iditarod Sled Race on TV, you may have wondered what it’s like to race sled dogs through the wilds of Alaska. If you want to try your hand at racing sled dogs, there are some places where you can have this opportunity.
California, Jackson Hole and parts of Colorado are just a few of the places that now offer sled dog tours. If you enjoy winter sports, there’s a good chance you’ll like sled dog tours or racing so you may want to look into this activity further.