If you are a water sports enthusiast, you might want to stay put in Puducherry till June 5.

The Adventure Tourism Carnival, one of the most important events in the calendar of the Tourism Department, began here on Friday, offering visitors a wide range of adventure sports to participate in.

Water sports

This also includes a variety of water sports that is sure to excite those seeking adventure in this coastal town. The events include water skiing, banana boat rides, kayaking, canoeing, coracle and parasailing.

Professional guidance

The participants would be guided by professionals in all these sports. All the water sports events will be conducted at the Chunnambar Lake.

However, the carnival also offers other forms of entertainment for those who wish to stay out of water. This includes Bungee Trampoline, both mechanised and manual, and air show with Skydiving.

This would take place at the Helipad ground in Uppalam. Entry for the carnival, which would conclude on June 5, is free at both the venues.