Whether it is drizzling or raining cats and dogs, why stay in? Get in the monsoon madness with these specially designed outdoor activities for you.
Play football in the rains
The age-old tradition of playing football in the rains remains as fresh as ever. Don’t be afraid to have fun in the rain, just be careful not to slip
Dance like no one’s watching
Sing at the top of your lungs, record your dance moves in a camera and youtube it
Enjoy the new sights, sounds and smells as never before. Just remember to dress properly and have the right trekking gear.
Set out for mountain terrain biking
Don’t let the rain keep you from having fun on your bike. Feel the drizzling breeze pass through your adventurous instincts as you ride on through your favorite road.
Fun beside a roadside waterfall in the hills
Tourism won’t be just sightseeing if nature supports you and makes the view all the more idyllic. Cherish the natural waters, get drenched and spend the best time of your travel with big smiles on your faces for the camera to capture.
Take a walk, jump into every puddle you come across
Simple get up and leave for a walk. Leave your umbrella or the raincoat behind with all the worries and boredom. Tap dance in style in every puddle you come across and see who can create the biggest spray of water.
Seeking a comfortable quality time with your family somewhere outside in the rains? Outdoor Camping is your answer. You can have a picnic on the floor, play scrabble or chess, read a book or tell a story or just simply keep talking endlessly.
Corn on the cob
Roasted corn, with lemon, butter and salt splattered on it, is all the more delicious when you have the perfect weather to accompany it
Enjoy tea pakora roadside
Inevitably, the veteran of sadakchap delicacy remains chai-pakora in rains. Is mausam me ye nahi khaya toh kya khaya
Play board games
Remember the long forgotten stack filled with board games that you bought in the past many years? It is the perfect time for you to open them and play till the end of season.
Set out for a long drive
Rain brings with itself many boons one of which is – no traffic jam Furthermore making it a perfect time for you to drive for long with light music on while sharing the repose with your loved ones.
Sail paper boats in water puddles
Give way to nostalgia and relive your childhood. Have a paper boat sailing competition and see whose boat can sail through the storm.
Spot a rainbow
Simply cherish the wonders of nature. Look at how the sky and the earth look freshly washed while the rainbow makes the whole landscape appear more gloriously pastoral.
During rains the soil is soft making it easier to pull out weeds and wild plants from your garden. Sow in new seeds in the moist soil and let the rains feed your plants in abundance.
Grill/ Cook in your balcony
Invite your friends over and cook with nature. Enjoy the aroma of the spices mixed with that of wet earth and enjoy a bellyful.
Have a photo shoot in the rain
Nature at its best, you at your best and the photographer at his best, why miss out on the golden opportunity.
Have wine with your date in a garden shed/canopy
Rains, some wine, your partner and some more rains. Could it be more bollywood-ishly romantic?
Read your favorite book
Needless to say, become a Wordsworth and fall hard for nature. Sit in the balcony, read your favorite book or write out your inner expressions.
Let these fun ideas rainbow your monsoon this season…