Teenage is the age of a transition from child to adult. The teenage years start when a child is 13 years old and goes on till they reach 19 years of age. Teenage is synonymous with adolescent and it is at that this time that puberty hits. A child undergoes rapid mental and physical development. And along with these developments, comes a change in the needs and choices of that child. And as a result parents have to keep in mind their teenage child’s needs and choices while taking any decision including deciding their vacation destination. So keeping in mind some of the choices of teenagers,
The here are the most loved 4 places that one can visit with their teenager child.
1) LEH & LADAKH
Ever since the release of the movie 3 Idiots, Leh and Ladakh have become a hot favourite for vacations for teenagers. Set amidst the magnificent Himalayas, Ladakh is exquisitely beautiful with the rugged valleys and mountains. Visit here for beautiful mountain passes, rivers, sand dunes, snow capped peaks and roads and magnanimous landscapes. Aart from this, one can visit the confluence of rivers Indus and Zaveri for river rafting at the world’s highest river rafting point. Trekking is another sport teenagers can enjoy here. While there, one can also spot snow leopard, blue sheep, magpies, mountain wolf, wild hare and a lot of other Himalayan animals and birds.
2) RAJASTHAN :
Tourists from all over the world are attracted towards Rajasthan for its rich culture and heritage. Rajasthan has a lot to offer to tourists in terms of entertainment and sight seeing. From mountains to deserts and lakes… from palaces to forts and temples….from world heritage sites to wildlife sanctuaries Rajasthan has everything to offer. Visit Rajasthan mainly for the forts and palaces of Jaipur, lakes of Udaipur, Temples of Rajsamand and Pali, sand dunes of Jaisalmer and Bikaner, Havelis of Mandawa and Fatehpur, Rajasthan, wildlife of Sawai Madhopur, the scenic beauty of Mount Abu, tribes of Dungarpur and Banswara, and the cattle fair of Pushkar. Apart from this Rajasthan is also house to three of the most mysterious places in India. The Bhangarh Fort, The Abandoned village of Kuldhara, and the Jal Mahal in Jaipur.
3) UTTARAKHAND :
While in Uttarakhand don’t miss to visit the holy city of Rishikesh which is renowned as a center for studying yoga and meditation. The city has a lot to offer in terms of adventure sports like river rafting, bungee jumping, cliff jumping and flying fox. Uttarakhand is famous for its scenic beauty. Visit places like Ranikhet, Binsar, Almora, Auli, Dehradun, Mussorie and Nainital which offer breathtakingly beautiful views. Auli also offers opportunities to ski for its tourists. For wildlife lovers, a visit to Jim Corbett is like a dream come true. Uttarakhand is also home to the chaardhaam of Hindus which are Yamunotri, Gangotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath.
4) GOA :
Goa is one place which everyone from teenagers to adults wish to visit. Famous for its beaches, adventure and water sports, churches and the night life that Goa has to offer. Scuba Diving at Grande Island, Kite surfing at Morjim, Bumpy rides at Vagator, Kayaking at Palolem, Snorkeling at Bogmalo beach, Paragliding at Calangute are some of the water sports that Goa has to offer. The adventure sports that one can try while in Goa are GoCarting at Nuvem, Paintball at Mapusa. Teeangers will love to try their hand at fishing at Candolim Beach and if lucky enough can also get to spot dolphins. A visit to the flea market at Anjuna beach and the night market at Arpora is a must for buying knick knacks for your family n friends back home.
Though every state in India has something or the other exciting to offer for vacationing with a teenager but these are 4 places that are on the priority list of most teenagers. 😊