The best time for rafting is in the month of June or July in river Ganga near Rishikesh. You will surely enjoy rafting depends upon the weather conditions. Comfortable stay in spacious tents, and quality of service was impeccable. The riverside camping will be a first hand experience.
Rishikesh at an elevation of 372 metres (1,745 feet), It is the starting point for traveling to the Char Dham Pilgrimage – Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri. Rishikesh has become a popular spot for white water river rafting. The Ganges, offer medium to rough rapids rated class 3 and class 4. The rafting season starts in March and ends in the month of September. Rishikesh is also an adventure sports place for backpacking; bungee jumping; hiking; rock climbing; kayaking; rappelling; zip lining and mountain biking.
Riverside adventure camp is located on the local river in the valley which is surounded by the Rajaji National Park on both side. A very good variety of rare Himalayan birds and animals can be seen. Evenings at campsite are romantic, fun-filled and exciting. The camp is far from the highway and away from everyone else, peacefully in nature. The starlit sky, rippling sound of the river and shimmering of bone-fire is a great outdoor experience here.
Distance of Rishikesh from various cities
- Delhi 270 km
- Chandigarh 275 km
- Haridwar 60 km
- Dehradun 80 km
- Chopta 166 km
- Badrinath 297 km
- Joshimath 255 km
CAMP FACILITIES AT RISHIKESH
- Stay in tents with proper bedding
- Neat and clean Indian/western toilets with flush & running water
- Buffet meals in a large dining area
- ACTIVITIES POSSIBLE AT/FROM THE CAMP:
- Bonfire and Bar-be-Que in the night
- River rafting on the Ganges, Body surfing & Cliff jumping
- Ground sports activities like Volleyball, Rugby, Badminton, etc
- PAID SERVICES:
- Rope activities like Rock climbing, Rappelling, Valley crossing, etc.
- Trek to the Waterfall / Forest walk / Bird Watching
- Bungee Jumping, Flying Fox, Giant Swing
- Ganga Aarti at Parmarth Niketan Ashram
- Jeep Safari at Rajaji Tiger Reserve