Conquering the Ganga River, India’s most popular river, is nothing short of a marvellous experience. The Rishikesh, is the ultimate destination and one of the best in the world! Starting off in a setting of Himalayan foothills, Rishikesh rafting on this renowned river runs with over 30 miles of navigable Whitewater, Ganga River adventure eventually ends up flowing through the awe-inspiring Royal Gorge and under India’s oldest and most popular suspension bridge "Lakshman Jhula".
Rishikesh has become a perfect destination and Ganga River a perfect River for rafting enthusiasts. The price of rafting ranges from as low as INR 450 for Club House (09 kms), INR 750 for Shivpuri (15 kms), INR 1200 for Marine Drive (25 kms), to go up to INR 2200 for Kaudiyala (36 kms) offering a budget-friendly but safe experience for everyone to quench their thirst for adventure.
If you are visiting Rishikesh for just a day’s time, then Rafting is something which should not be missed. It will take an approximate time of minimum 2 hours to a maximum 6 hours, depending upon the one which you choose. Moreover, you can explore other adventure activities too in a day.
|09||Club House to NIM Beach||I & II||Rs 450|
|15||Shivpuri to NIM Beach||III & III+||Rs 750|
|25||Marine Drive to NIM Beach||III & III+||Rs 1200|
|36||Kaudiyala to NIM Beach||IV & IV+||Rs 2300|
RAFTING TIPS FOR KIDS
Only Brahmpuri/Club House Rafting (09 kms) is permitted to the children above 14 years of age. Parents must ensure to not take their kids of below 14 years along while they are going for rafting.
RAFTING TIPS FOR YOUNGSTERS & MIDDLE AGE
Rafting is a fun filled and an adventurous activity. But at the same time, it does require a lot of Care and skills. Youngsters and middle-aged people must go as per the group’s consent. Do not take any decision on an individual basis. Keep the group’s comfort above oneself.
RAFTING TIPS FOR ELDERLY
Elders must go for rafting if and only if their health condition allows them to do so. Ensure to prefer their health condition above the fun of rafting.
RAFTING TIPS FOR EXPERIENCE RAFTERS
Experienced rafters must not underestimate River Ganga. Although one must have done it previously, do not get over excited and over confident in doing rafting. Since the flow is pretty high, one should follow the guide’s instructions well.
RAFTING TIPS FOR NON-SWIMMERS
Even if you are a non –swimmer, there is no fear in doing rafting. In case, the raft topples, do not worry about drowning. Since you are provided with a life jacket, you can easily swim in water. At the same time Safety Kayaker will be rescuing all the Rafters and helps taking again on board.
RAFTING TIPS FOR PHOBIC PERSONS
People suffering with phobias issues (aquaphobia/hydrophobia) are advised to not go for rafting under any pretext.
One of the most adventurous activities to explore, River Rafting in Rishikesh can be enjoyed during the months of Mid-September to Mid-July. As the season of monsoon starts approaching, it becomes a risky affair to go for rafting. Hence, the activity remains completely closed during months of July, August and Mid-September.
For Summers - Bathing Suit or Shorts, T-shirt or Sandos, Sunblock and Sun Burn Lotion, Antiseptic Cream, Sunglasses (Optional), Swimming Goggles (Optional), Old Sneakers / Neoprene Booties / River Sandals, Waterproof Camera or Waterproof Bag for Camera and other devices, Energy Bars / Energy Drinks (optional), Zip Lock Waterproof Baggies (to keep small things dry), Towel and Extra Undergarments, Plastic Bags (for wet things such as shorts, bath suit, sneakers, undergarments etc). For High Winters - Neoprene Water Suits / Wet Suits, Neoprene Gloves, Neoprene Shoes/Boots, Polypropylene Long underwear.
We welcome our visitors and we want them to understand that Rishikesh Rafting is an adventure activity and one should know the following things before planning booking their Rafting Activity from RiverRaftingRishikesh.Com
|SKY CYCLE (Height: 50 to 70 feet): Rs 1000 per person||SWING (PENDULUM) (Pendulum of Appx 110 feet): Rs 600 per person|
|ZIPLINE (Distance: Appx 175 meters): Rs. 600 per person||SUPERMAN SHOT (Height: Appx 80 ft): Rs 850 per person|
|EAGLE FLIGHT (ZIPLINE) (Distance: Appx 300 meters): Rs 750 per person||WATER ZORBING (Duration: 10 mins): Rs 600 per person|
|3D WALL ROCK CLIMBING: Rs 500 per person||RAPPELLING: Rs 500 per person|
|REVERSE BUNGEE (Body Weight Limit: 75 KGs): Rs 700 per person||SKY TOUR (8 Activities): Rs 2600 per person|
|FULL ROPE COURSE (30 Activities): Rs 1200 per person||MULTI ACTIVITY TOWER (5 Activities): Rs 1200 per person|
|BUNGEE JUMPING (Height 83 meters): Rs 3650 per person||GIANT SWING (Age: Minimum 12 yrs) (Weight: Minimum 30 kg, Maximum 120 kg): Rs 3650 per person|
|FLYING FOX (Length 1 KM, Fly Speed @ 140 Kmph): Rs 1900 per person||ZIPLINE OVER THE GANGES (Height: 200 feet, Appx Duration: 1hr): Rs 1450 (Adult) Rs. 1250 Kids|
|PAINT BALL (Approx Time: 1 Hour ; No of Persons: Min 4 ; Teams: Min 2): 50 Bullets (Rs 550), 100 Bullets (Rs 850)|