River Rafting in Rishikesh
Rishikesh, the 'Holy Land of Saints', is world-famous for its religious, aesthetic, and of course, adventurous nature. And the most famous adventure is river rafting in Rishikesh .
The azure blue sky above, the sight of sand and greenery on the shore, and the cool waves of the Ganges river flowing with the raft, this is what fun and adventure look like. Ganga River Rafting in Rishikesh is one such adventurous and thrilling experience that you will want to cherish again and again.
|Rafting Point||Distance||Price||Price For Weeknd||Book Now|
|Shivpuri to Neem Beach Lakshman Jhula ( Rishikesh )||16 KM||RS. 820/-||RS. 1020/-||Call Now|
|Marine Drive to Shivpuri||10 KM||RS. 620/-||RS. 620/-||Call Now|
|Marine Drive to Rishikesh||26 KM||RS. 1220/-||RS. 1500/-||Call Now|
|Barahampuri to Ramjhula ( Rishikesh)||9 KM||RS. 600/-||RS. 600/-||Call Now|
Why go for Ganga river rafting in Rishikesh
Ganga River Rafting in Rishikesh is one such surreal and ultimate adventure experience that will make your spine shiver with fun, anxiety, and pleasure, making it one of the most memorable adventurous trips of your life. Ganga river rafting in Rishikesh is such a surreal and ultimate adventure experience that will make your heart pound becoming one of the most unforgettable trips of your life. These are some benefits of the best river rafting experience to enjoy:
Rafting in river Ganges: Camping at Panchvati Cottage near the Ganges and experiencing adventure activities in the river is a boon in itself. This can be the most rejuvenating and peaceful experience for you. The divine touch experience of cold water, its breathtaking views, fear of rapids, and miles of rafting coupled with excitement and fun make rafting a wonderful adventure experience for river rafters in Rishikesh.
Creates a sense of achievement: Conquering difficult rapids is nothing less than an achievement while rafting with challenging waves and uneven flow of water creates a feeling of ultimate happiness.
Equals to meditation: Being so close to nature and water, rafting in the middle of the river Ganges and touching this divine water is also equal to meditating.Cottage to River Ganga Distance : 300 Meter Cottage to Main Road Distance : 150 Meter Walking Parking : Road Side Safe Parking
Additional Activities to Enjoy While River Rafting in Rishikesh
Everyone experiences fear and anxiety while rafting but there is victory and ultimate happiness in the face of fear. Indulge in extra adventure activities to completely conquer your fear of Ganga River Rafting in Rishikesh. During river rafting, you can do cliff jumping which is a free fall splash in the cool waters of the Ganges from a height, and body surfing which is a dream activity to swim freely on the waters of the Ganges.
Grades of Rapids in River Rafting in Rishikesh
Grade I rapids are formed where the river consists of small uniform waves and are easy to cross, which is why considered best for novice rafters and safe for children. Each section of rafting in Rishikesh consists of a calm Grade I water rapid, which makes for a pleasant break between the big rapids. The shortest run of 9 km from Brahmpuri holds Grade I rapids.
Grade II rapids have a moderate difficulty which requires the guidance of experts. These rapids are formed where the river surface is somewhat rocky and uneven. The distance of 16 km from Shivpuri to Laxman Jhula comprises Grade II rapids.
Grade III rapids are difficult adventure rapids in terms of holding irregular fast waves, and rocky obstacles with narrow passages that require precise judgment. Therefore, the guidance of a professional river guide is a must. The strong splash of cold water adds to your excitement and adventure. It covers a long distance of 16 km from Marine Drive to Rishikesh.
Grade IV rapids are extremely difficult rapids that not only drop the raft but also make your heart beat faster. These are the most thrilling action-packed rapids that offer strong powerful waves that are long and continuous to merge into each other almost without interruption. Only expert rafters are considered best for these rapids as it requires skill, strength, and determination.
Best time for River Rafting in Rishikesh
The best time for river rafting in Rishikesh starts from mid-September after the monsoon ends in North India and continues till May. However, the best time to experience rafting in crystal clear waters is during the winters from November to March.
Age Group For River Rafting In Rishikesh
|Min Age||14 Year|
|Max Age||60 Year|
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