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River Rafting Spots in Rishikesh
Why is Brahmpuri known for? It is the closest point in Rishikesh for river rafting. It is a 10-12 km rafting distance from Brahmpuri to Rishikesh. The mode of rafting is pretty easy here. It means even if you are new to this sport or have kids, you could begin with this range. The rapids and turns are moderate and small. Hence you wouldn’t have to go through the overwhelming adventure of extremes. It is nearly like a good boating experience with a lot of fun. There will be rafting guides and instructors all along to assist you. The time needed to finish this loop is approximately two hours. Any person within the age group of 6 to 65 years can participate in this.
The name Shivpuri means “abode of the Mahadeva”. Shivpuri is one of the known rafting spots in Rishikesh. This range has wonderful rapids and turns such as Return to the sender, Golf Course (rated as Grade 3+), Roller Coaster (considered as Grade 3+), Club House, Double Trouble, Initiation and Hilton. Rafting from Shivpuri to Rishikesh covers a distance of nearly 16 km. You can choose this course if you are a fun loving, a person that likes adventure and thrill. To cover this route of 16 km, nearly 3 hours is required. But a word of caution- if you have kids or aged people, then this route should be avoided.
3. Marine Drive
If you are young, jubilant and have a passion for adventure- the Marine Drive Rapids may be your choice. This is one of the favourite routes for rafting adventure lovers. Marine Drive is the third closest point. Rafting from here to Rishikesh is 24-26 km and can be covered in almost 4 hours. Marine Drive is known for the beautiful silvery sand beaches. The course is ornamented with several Rapids like Hugs and Kisses (rated as Grade 2), Black Money (rated as Grade 2), Three blind mice (rated as Grade 3), CrossFire (rates as Grade 3), Body Surfing (rated as Grade 2), Shivpuri (rated as Grade 2), Return to Sender (rated as Grade 2), Roller Coaster (rated as Grade 3+), Gold Coarse (rated as Grade 3+), Club House (rated as Grade 3+), Cash Flow (rated as Grade 2), Jail no Bail (rated as Grade 2) and Double Trouble (rated as Grade 2). All people between the age group 18-45 years can participate.
Byasi is situated almost at a distance of 30 km from Rishikesh. It is a small hamlet and is popular for its white water rafting adventures. There are several popular rapids on the way from Byasi to Rishikesh such as the Daniel Dip, Roller Coaster, Hilton, Three Blind Mice, Double Trouble Initiation and Terminator. A few of these are rated as Grade 4 rapids and known as the paradise of rafting.
Kaudiyala river rafting distance is 36 km, a little longer than the other courses. And therefore it is preferred by adventure seekers more than the average people. The time taken to cover this distance is 5-6 hours. This is a beautiful village located between Rishikesh and Srinagar, on the highway. Kaudiayala is mainly famous for the Grade 4 rapids and the adventurous rafting experience it provides. Kids and old people should not choose this course.
The name Devprayag has been derived from the Sanskrit word of the same origin, which means confluence of the Gods. Two holy rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi meet here and the holy river Ganga begins from here. Imagine the thrill of paddling down the rapids and witness the wonderful view of the mighty Himalayan range at the same time. The fauna and captivating landscapes are a view to treasure. Raids at this course are graded as 3 and 3+. Therefore this rafting expedition is considered suitable for persons between age 20-45.
The fun never ends at a River Rafting Expedition. But at the same time, it is good to be aware of the risks involved and also about safety. It is due to these common rafting risks that most commercial rafting points keep themselves closed during summer or monsoon.
Most of the commercial rafting expeditions are safe. But knowing about the common risks, precautions, arrangement for preventive measures and risk management can give the tourist an added confidence.
- Drowning is one of the common risks. Wherever there is water, there is the risk of drowning. But, when you are going into the adventure with experts, there is nothing to worry.
- Hypothermia or effects of cold is another condition that may disturb at times. If you cannot bear too much cold, then going to a cold place with a cold river is probably not a good idea.
- Injuries from smashing into rocks, brushing against a coarse surface, banging against the hard surface. Although precautions are taken well and there is preparedness to deal with such risks, it is advisable that you stay alert at a personal level too.
Experts and staff pay close attention to the participants so that they are not injured or become a victim of an accident. Never go out alone. Always follow instructions from your guide, mentor or trainer.
Camping in Rishikesh
Nothing beats the experience of camping at beautiful Rishikesh. Come and experience your stay with the world-class camping facilities provided by us. This is an opportunity to spend quality time with nature. There are many types of camping options with us- Beach Camping, Jungle Camping, Luxury Camping etc. There is no age limit. Famous and reliable camps are Camp Majestic, Camp Crossfire, Camp Panther, VNA Camp etc.
You must have witnessed bungee jumping stunts in several movies or videos. Thrilling isn’t it? Now it’s your turn to do it and add one more star to your adventurous life. Take the challenge and participate in India’s first extreme adventure sports here at Rishikesh. Everything takes place under expert guidance, so there is nothing to worry about. Get photographs clicked, share on social media and become a star among your friends.
Have you thought about accelerating with speeds like 160 KMPH in the air? Flying Fox activities at Rishikesh can make you fly and you will be able to feel the air gushing against you. You will be rolled down a few meters above the river level, going down to the lowest point and then again swinging up. A person has to be 12 years and more to participate in it. Experts will be there to watch and take care of your safety.
Ziplining at Rishikesh is an adventure over the white water, which is getting more popular day by day. Come and experience the country’s finest ziplining activities here. Perform this in a beautiful setting amid nature under expert guidance.
If you are at Rishikesh, and haven’t tried Rock Climbing yet, then you are missing a lot of fun. This sport boosts up inner confidence and the thrill in incomparable. Announce to the world that you have the guts and show them how tough you are with rock climbing adventure. Skilled and experienced trainers will assist you.
It is almost similar to Rock Climbing, but in the reverse direction. You get to rope down a cliff, which is great fun. You are provided with extremely safe and useful equipment along with necessary guidance.
Have you dreamt of a daredevil jump straight into the heart of a river? You can do that right here at Rishikesh. We will allow you to jump from a 30 feet high cliff into the Ganges. If you are an adventure enthusiast, do not miss this adventure.
Find yourself in the water, let the wave weave magic with your body. You can be as playful as a dolphin while doing body surfing. You can pick accessories that will allow you to enjoy the activity even more.
Kayaking in the fast streams of water at Rishikesh offers you several challenging and extreme rapids. Even if you have no idea about kayaking, you will be allowed to kayak in a rapid that suits your skills. It is a great outdoor fun activity with excellent safety equipment provided by us.
Yoga and Meditation
Everyone knows the benefits of Yoga. But, there is a vast difference between yoga performed at the city and at the heart of serene nature. Rishikesh is a place where you can find several ashrams and gurus that teach yoga and meditation. Tourists from all corners of the world have been benefitted by these sessions. A few popular Yoga Centres are mentioned below-
Rishikesh is not only known for the adventure activities, but also for the spiritual places here. These temples, ashrams and pilgrimage spots have connections to the days of the Ramayana. Many ashrams and holy families have mythological significance. A few of the temples that you should visit are- Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Swarg Niwas Temple, Bharat Mandir, Raghunath Mandir, Hanuman Mandir, Durga Mandir, Bhadrakali Mandir and many more.
Neelkanth is another name for the great Hindu God Mahadeva or Shiva. This Mandir is situated at an altitude of 1300 meters and is located at Pauri Garhwal district- 32 km from Rishikesh. The location is very scenic at the top of a hill. This is a sacred pilgrimage spot at Rishikesh and a must visit for all people who are interested in spiritual values and mythology.
Maharishi Vyas is probably one of the most known and respected poets from the Vedic age. Vyasa is still the most celebrated author from the ancient literature who composed the great Indian epic Mahabharata. Vyas Cave is situated only a few km from Rishikesh, in the Chamoli district, Uttarakhand.
A tour from Rishikesh to Tehri Dam would take a few minutes less than 2 hours. But the journey is worth it. There are picturesque landscapes in between, and the destination itself is a wonderful place to behold. This dam is one of the biggest hydroelectric projects in the world.
Rishikesh is a great tourist place and there are many things to see and do here. It can be visited throughout the year and the picturesque views can be seen at any time of the year. But the best timing for visiting for the purpose of River Rafting is from September end to mid-November and March ends to mid of May. The weather is favourable for adventure seekers during these two periods.
By Air: Delhi to Dehradun direct flights are the best options to travel by air. The nearest airport to Rishikesh is Dehradun Jollygrant airport. It is at a distance of 25kms from Rishikesh.
By Train:To reach Rishikesh by train, one has to reach Haridwar Railway Station, which is situated at a distance of 30 km from Rishikesh. Haridwar railway station is well connected to major city stations of India such as Delhi, Mumbai, Lucknow, Kolkata and Varanasi. It is a one hour travel by road from Haridwar to Rishikesh, and one can travel by bus, auto or a taxi.
By Bus: Since Rishikesh is a very popular tourist destination, it has very good road networks. Reaching here by bus is possible from many places such as New Delhi, Dehradun, Chandigarh, Haridwar and Shimla. AC and Non AC buses are available both from govt and private entities. It takes nearly 7 hours to cover a distance of 230 km from New Delhi to Rishikesh.
Rafting Camping Trekking Itinerary
Leave the comforts of city life behind you and rough it out for a couple of days! Challenge yourself and see how you hold your own against the elements. offers some of the best Rishikesh camping packages- letting you get a real taste of being out in the wild. Our in-camp activities like rock-climbing and trekking in addition to water sports like river rafting and body-surfing let you experience with nature in all its forms- serene, unpredictable, terrifying, beautiful.
We plan the best camping trip in Rishikesh
Our Rishikesh camping and rafting packages help you get the most out of your tour with detailed itineraries for each day. From the moment, you arrive at the rishikesh camp till the time that you leave, we have a variety of activities lined up for you throughout the day and take care of all the logistics involved as well. So, you don’t have to worry about finding the best routes for a trek or the best spots for rafting or even basic arrangements like setting up tents and food. We’ve got it all covered so you can focus on the important things.
Be safe while river rafting in Rishikesh
In Rishikesh, rafting packages are among the most popular adventure sports. Nothing quite compares to the adrenaline rush it offers. It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner getting your feet wet for the first time. Get on-spot training from our certified instructors and you have nothing to fear. We’ll provide all rafting gear like helmets, life-jackets and paddles. Our safety kayakers are certified for Rescue- 3 courses so you can rest easy about your safety. Book one of our river rafting packages today for an experience of a lifetime.
Discover famous rapids with Rishikesh rafting packages
To experience the real thrill of river rafting in Rishikesh, you have to encounter rapids on the Ganga. We have at least 10 significant rapids that you can explore on our rafting tours. These are all mostly Grade III and III+ rapids and include famous ones like the Three Blind Mice, Roller-coaster, Cross-fire, Golf-course, Club house and Return to Sender among others. Enjoy some big waves and hydraulics navigating your raft across these rapids. The Wall, is a grade IV rapid you’ll encounter on the rafting stretch that commences at Kaudiyala- a 30-minute drive away. This is recommended for seasoned rafters only as there is a high possibility of flipping. However, if you follow our rafting guidelines, there’s no real danger.
Take your pick
Choose from variety of custom-designed tours with Adventures and find the one that’s right for you. In Rishikesh, you can find camping and rafting tours of varying durations offering different things to do. Choose an option that suits you based on the time you’re able to commit and the level of difficulty you want to tackle. We offer different combinations of one night/two days and two nights/three days tours. Choose from rafting packages providing 26-kilometre and 35-kilometre tours. Or, choose our adventure sports camp to enjoy rock climbing, rappelling and trekking. We want you to experience the best camping in Rishikesh by choosing a pace and comfort level that is right for you.
100% safety while camping in Rishikesh
Discover the great outdoors and soak in the pristine natural beauty of Uttarakhand himalayas when you stay with us at the Jungle camp. Enjoy the unique experience of camp life and the thrill of river rafting in Rishikesh while enjoying 100% safety. Upon arrival at the camp, our Camp Manager gives you a detailed run-down of the Dos and Don’ts. We provide deluxe tents available on a twin-share basis. The Camp Manager is available on-call to resolve all issues at the camp-site. Our rafting tours are guided by certified instructors who make sure you’re safe on the water. So, you can focus on having an experience of a lifetime and making lifelong memories while we take care of your safety.
Flexible cancellation policy
Never lose money again for a trip that you have to cancel. Our flexible cancellation policy lets you get a full refund of your payment if you have to call off the trip. Cancel 21 days before the tour and get a 100% refund. Cancel 16 to 20 days before and get 75% refund. Cancel 10 to 15 days before and get 50% refund. For cancellations between 7 to 9 days, get a 25% refund. This flexible cancellation policy is useful in case of any unforeseen event or illness that prevents you from making the trip.
Get a real feel of the locales while camping in Rishikesh
Explore Uttarakhand and take in the many sights of this beautiful hill-country when you go camping in Rishikesh. Do something different. Leave the confines of city life and get back to nature. Experience the challenges of trekking on rough terrain, soak in the tranquillity of the surroundings, be overwhelmed by the vastness of the Himalayas. Stay with us at the Red Chilli Jungle camp and enjoy a guided hike to a nearby village to see how locals live. Get a first-hand experience of what it’s like to hold your own against the elements. Challenge yourself. Discover yourself. We await your arrival.