River Rafting at Rishikesh, Shivpuri
Don’t miss out on the ride of a lifetime. Savor the thrill of raw adventure or the relaxation of a float trip. Also on offer are kayaking, rock climbing, rappelling, jungle trekking, village visits and beach games.
Our beach camps near Shivpuri, Rishikesh (India) have expert river runners, organised river raftingarrangements, excellent safety standards, imported equipment and trained guides. River rafting has become a very popular, exciting yet safe adventure sport optionnear and upstream from Shivpuri, 30 kms from Rishikesh. The whitewater riverrafting capital of India is the stretch of the Ganga from Kaudiyala to Rishikesh where the river has numerous rapids over 36 kms.
Beach Camps on the Ganges
Location: Our beach camps are located between Shivpuri and Kaudiyala villages in Garhwal, about 290 kms from Delhi and 35 kms upstream from Rishikesh on the road to Deoprayag. These are set up on stretches of silvery white sandy beaches by the sparkling waters of the Ganges and are surrounded by emerald wooded hillsides. Nights are romantic and tranquil under the starlit skies. You can either drive down or take a train till Hardwar and a cab onwards (50 kms).
White Water Rapids
The Camp provides facilities of White Water Rafting covering rapids like Sweet Sixteen (Grade-1), Marine Drive (Grade-2), Three Blind Mice (Grade-3), Cross Fire (Grade-3), Roller Coaster (Grade-4) and Golf Course (Grade-4). Grade 4 rapids are undertaken depending upon the expertise of the rafter and the decision of the river guide. There are other rapids as well with as exotic names as above – Wall, Daniel’s Dip, Double Trouble, T-Off, Club House, Black Money.
You don’t have to be an ace swimmer to be able to experience the thrill of rafting. Especially when you have our well equipped, expert team of friendly instructors who consider it beyond them to leave anything to chance. You get to experience the sheer power of Ganges in a true adventurer style. A two day rafting expedition at Rishikesh with us would cover about 36 km of the river and you would return all full of the thrills of the rapids.
Special Discounted River Rafting Packages:
1 Night / 2 Days :
Rs. 1950/- per person on twin sharing basis in a safari tent in beach camps with 01 Rafting Trip. (Starting with lunch on Day One and ending with breakfast on Day Two; 03 major meals)
1 Night / 2 Days : Rs. 3300/- per person on twin sharing basis in a safari tent in beach camps with 02 Rafting Trips. (Starting with breakfast on Day One and ending with lunch on Day Two; 05 major meals)
2 Nights / 3 Days : Rs. 3900/- per person on twin sharing basis in a safari tent in beach camps with 02 Rafting Trip. (Starting with lunch on Day One and ending with breakfast on Day Three; 06 major meals)
Standard Package Inclusions: Accommodation on twin sharing basis in a safari tent in a deluxe beach camp by the river, AM/PM tea/coffee supplements, breakfast, vegetarian lunch, dinner (as per package), evening bonfire, rafting trip on the Ganges with river guide, use of specialized rafting equipment including life jackets and helmets, rock climbing / rappelling, kayaking, access to camp indoor / outdoor games – beach volleyball, beach cricket, rugby, escorted forest hikes, supervised body surfing, all taxes.
* Normally each rafting trip is of around 2 hours over a 12 km stretch. *The rafting stretch is decided onsite in consultation with the river guide and prior rafting experience of the guests.
Accommodation is in safari tents with a living area of the size of 10 x 12 feet which have a centre table and two beds with mattresses and sleeping bags. Each unit is weather proof and well ventilated with roll up windows. Dining is an interesting affair as well. Keeping up with the forest department guidelines we have dry pit toilets (sanitized by lime powder) at one end of the camp which also houses bathing tents and general wash area. People at the camp generally prefer to bathe at the river but hot water is made available on request.
Dining:Food is laid out in a separate dining tent overlooking river Ganga. Drinking water at the camp is sourced from a natural water spring about 200 meters from the camp. Alternatively bottled water is procured for drinking and cooking purposes. Adequate supply of bottled drinking water is also maintained at the camp. The camp kitchen takes care of the meals in a buffet arrangement with a large spread. The meal pattern is generally vegetarian. Chinese and continental food is also served at the camp with prior information and request for groups. Liven up your evenings on the beach under a starlit sky with mouth watering bar-be-cue, tandoori delights, music and bonfire !
Activities:A host of activities await you here – rafting, kayaking, body surfing, forest walks, village visits, trekking, bird watching, star gazing, beach volleyball, cricket, rugby or simply building sandcastles or sunbathing. It is also a great venue for corporate programs like outbound training, team building, stress management. For those interested in adventure we offer rafting and kayaking on the Ganges with experienced river runners. The wilderness around the camp encourages you to go for scenic walks in the invigorating and pure morning air. Also on offer is trekking, rock climbing and rappelling.
For reservations, more information, group or corporate bookings call Ranjana or Achal at 9818529955 or 9810672006.Follow and Share with Jetsettersblog.