AP Tourism chooses Horsley Hills as a destination to host adventure sports fest
Andhra Pradesh (AP) Tourism Department in association with Chittoor District Administration will be hosting an adventure sports festival at Horsley Hills from January 17 to 19th. The event is organised in a bid to boost tourism and to highlight Horsley Hills as a destination for adventure sports.
An array of activities have been lined up for the visitors such as tree climbing, trekking, running, cycling, survival camps, hot air balloon rides, and much more. Talking about the festival, District Tourism Officer DV Chandramouli Reddy stated that “The mega tourism festival is being given wide publicity, so that interested participants can take part in this fest in large numbers, particularly from nearby places, such as Chennai and Bengaluru.”
The triathlon events of running, cycling and trekking will be organised on January 18, from morning till evening. Flagging off the event at the foot of the hills, the participants will traverse along the tracks to reach the top. Further, on January 19, the hill station will host a survival camp event, which will also include a kite festival and trekking.