The Best Swimming in India

Looking for the best swimming in India? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around India. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top swimming spots in and near India

  • Rishikesh, India

    Hike to Neer Garh Waterfall

    3.5
    1.5 mi / 400 ft gain
    About a mile and a half NE from the Laxman Julla Bridge in Rishikesh lies one of the best natural escapes around.  A series of three stunning waterfalls make up the Neer Garh falls.  Although Rishikesh is a city that is driven by a booming tourist economy, you will find that these waterfalls are ...
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  • Tyrna, India

    Hike to the Double Decker Living Root Bridges

    5.0
    4.3 mi / 2398.3 ft gain
    Looking for an experience straight out of Tarzan or the Jungle Book? Deep in the dense tropical forest of Meghalaya, and shrouded in cloud and rain for much of the year, are some astonishing man-made natural wonders. Known as living root bridges, inventive members of the Khasi tribe have trained ...
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