Area: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
Duration: 1 Night and 2 Days
Season: January - September
Grade: Moderate (Class 3+)
Distance: 16 km
Arrive rishikesh in the afternoon and get transferred to ganga beach camp/resort near Shivpuri as per booking requirements. On arrival, you will be received with a welcome drink. After that you will be given safety briefing and ushered to the tents/cottages allotted. In the evening you can go for jungle trek or you can relax in the camp or play beach volley ball on the sand as you please. Snacks and tea will served in the evening. Dinner will be served in the dining tent and after bonfire you can get back to your tent/cottages.
After morning tea and breakfast we start river rafting from Shivapuri and raft down to Rishikesh for 16 km. While rafting you will hit some of the enjoyable rapids like return to cender, roller coaster, golf course, club house, double trouble, hilton and terminator. One can try body surfing and cliff jumping during rafting break. Later we float past temples, ashrams and ghats, enjoying the riverbank life along the Ganga. After we arrive Rishikesh the journey also comes to an end.
How to Reach
The nearest airport is Dehradun airport and Rishikesh is around 30 km away from it. There are frequent flights between Dehradun and New Delhi International airport. There are taxis available from the airport to Rishikesh.
The nearest railway station is Haridwar railway station and Rishikesh is around 20 km away from it. From there, one can hire a taxi or take a bus to Rishikesh.
Rishikesh is well connected with Gaziabad in Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi via NH 58.
• Things to Carry:
• Do not consume alcohol during the camp.
• Do not litter the state during your stay there.
1. Transportation facility from Rishikesh to Rafting base camp and back
2. Rafting equipment and gears
3. Rafting instructor
4. Permission fee
5. Camping equipment, tents without electricity, beds, mattresses, blankets, kitchen equipment and shared bathroom in case camping selected
6. Resort/cottages with attached toilet and electricity, if selected
7. Meals, tea and refreshments as per itinerary
Amit Joshi has been in this business for many years. He and his team of highly trained professionals specialise in all kind of adventure activities and is Government rocognised.