Visiting Rishikesh isn’t completed without a splash in the waters. If you are a water sports enthusiast and craving for a wild rush of adrenaline, then rafting is one adventure experience that you can enjoy to your heart’s content.
Rafting on River Ganga is performed in Rishikesh. Situated in the Dehradun district of Uttarakhand, the Himalayan foothills are home to Rishikesh which is the iconic city prominent for pilgrim centre and is surrounded by low hills and forests.
This city is a mixture of pilgrims and tourists who thirst for adventure. Being the Yoga capital, it is also popular for River Rafting which is a must thing for you to do at least once in a lifetime.
Kaudiyal is the greatest and roughest point for River Rafting in Rishikesh. River rafting is a great experience through almost all the months of the year except for monsoon; since it is a bit risky due to high and forceful water levels.
The three of the best routes for river rafting in Ganga River are; Brahmpuri to Rishikesh, Shivpuri to Brahmpuri and Kaudiyala to Marine Drive…
Rishikesh is one of the biggest hubs of White Water River Rafting in India and has various activities to offer you apart from river rafting like camping, rock climbing, repelling, Bungee jumping, body surfing, kayaking, paints ball and many more.
If in any case you are afraid to get down in water since you don’t know to swim or you lack swimming skill there is no need to worry about since there are different diversions made according to the people. (Very Basic, People with just basic paddling skill, fellows with just some experience in rafting, exceptional rafting experienced ones and last ones are who are masters in rafting.
Post River Rafting treat yourselves to enjoy food in a Tibetian style or according to your taste in the various restaurants.
Some of the safety tips we would like to share it with you all…
— Ensure that you understand all the instructions clearly.
— Wear safety equipment well and don’t take them off.
— Keep your belongings safe. You aren’t permitted to carry mobile phones on the kayak.
— Carry your prescription (if any) on your trip.
— Book your river rafting spot in advance, the same applies to hotels and transport.
— If you have a medical situation like a heart ailment, blood pressure, epilepsy, or any other, do not go rafting in high-grade rapids.