India is home to plenty of lakes, oceans and rivers that offer a great opportunity for boating, which is a recreational activity. Enjoy cruising lazily passing by beautiful locations, enjoying wildlife spotting, bird watching, snorkeling and much more. A boat ride offers opportunities for all these activities.
Boat riding on Lake Pichola in Udaipur is extremely popular, as along with enjoying a boat ride you can halt at disembark at Jagmandir Island to enjoy an amazing view of the Lake Palace hotel and the City Palace, alongside the Lake’s bank. A boat ride in the holy city of Varanasi on the Ganges River is also very popular. While boating, you can also observe the spiritual and religious activities being carried on, at the Ganga ghats of Varanasi.
Shikara rides in water bodies of Kashmir, is an amazing experience. While paddling, treat your eyes to the surrounding scenic beauty of the place. Dal and Nagin lakes in Srinagar are very popular for Shikara rides. While boat riding, you can get a great view of the Zabarwan hills. In the southern region of India, boat riding is popular in Mahabalipuram, near Chennai. It is said that the sea in this place has two submerged temples. The local fishermen of the area can help you in having a view of these temples. The Periyar Wildlife sanctuary in the Idduki District of Kerala, one of the most popular South Indian wildlife destinations, is also every popular for offering a great boat riding experience. During boat riding on Lake Periyar, you can indulge in bird watching and wildlife viewing where the animals often come to drink water.
A joyous boat ride is an unforgettable experience. You have great vacations while enjoying boating Jammu and Kashmir, Kerala and Garhwal regions, along with other places. At Indian Holiday, you can opt from a number of boating tour packages.