Places For River Rafting in India
Ganga River Rafting Expedition, Rishikesh
Thinking for going to river rafting, Rishikesh is the first name always comes to my mind first. Rishikesh provides a perfect landscape to enjoy enjoying river rafting and camping in India. One can enjoy river rafting of 9 km to 36 km with rapids ranging from grade 1 to grade 4. Best time for river rafting in Rishikesh is from September – October to mid-November, and from early March – April to the first week of May. In monsoon, rafting is closed because of the high levels of water in river Ganga. Prices for river rafting in Rishikesh varies from Rs. 840 to Rs. 1800 per person depending upon the distance e you choose. Other than river rafting one can also enjoy lots of Adventure Activities in Rishikesh like Beach Camping, Bungee Jumping, Flying Fox and Swing Activities. Rishikesh is also the best place for doing yoga and meditation in peace as it has lots of yoga and meditation center in Rishikesh.
Brahmaputra River Rafting Expedition, Arunachal Pradesh
Brahmaputra River is the best places for river rafting in India for anyone who is looking for an exhilarating rafting and kayaking in white waters. River rafting at the Brahmaputra, Arunachal Pradesh is rated at Level 4 -6. Rapids such as the Pulsating Pulsi and Tooth fairy are the biggest push of adrenaline. The rafting expedition of the entire river takes more than a week to complete. Affordable Camping including in river rafting package is available along the river blessed with beautiful green tropical forests and local tribes. Best time for river rafting in Brahmaputra River, Arunachal Pradesh is from November to March, after the Monsoon. Prices for river rafting in Brahmaputra River Rafting Expedition is the little bit on higher end vary from ₹ 83,500 to ₹ 88,500 for the complete package including accommodation and all meals.
Alaknanda River Rafting Expedition, Uttarakhand
It is among one of the most difficult and challenging river rafting sites in India. River rafting at Alaknanda is 7 days rafting expedition of 25 km between the Chamoli and Rudra Prayag. Hillary Fall, Kakad Fall The Wall, Three Blind Mice, Return to Sender, Roller Coaster, and Golf Course are some of the highest rapids of the expedition. The level of difficulty in this expedition is certainly high and meant for audacious people. Other than rafting, you can enjoy cliff jumping, body surfing, and beach volleyball as well. Best time for river rafting in Alaknanda River, Uttarakhand is from September to November and from early March to 2nd week of June. Prices for Alaknanda River Rafting Expedition vary from Rs. 28,500 to Rs. 30,000 per person for the complete package including accommodation in beachside luxury camp and all meals.
Zanskar River Rafting Expedition, Ladakh
Zanskar River is a tributary of Indus river flows at a height of more than 12,000 feet in Ladakh. River rafting in Zanskar River gives the opportunity to experience the natural beauty of the spectacular landscape, snow-capped peaks, hilltop monasteries, beautiful village and glimpses of the unique wildlife. The challenging rapids on the river range from grade 1-2 at some places, has grade 3-5 rapids. Best time for Zanskar River Rafting Expedition is from July to late August as at these are months river water levels are high. Prices for Zanskar River Rafting Expedition vary from Rs. 15, 00 to Rs. 3,000 per person depending on the distance you choose.
Kali River Rafting Expedition
Kali (Sharda) River forms the natural border between India and Nepal. Rafting in Kali River is an exciting river journey along the Kumauni and Nepali villages, sandy beaches, and thick tropical forests. Kali River Rafting Expedition starts from Pancheshwar and finishes at Tanakpur. It is an ideal River rafting destination for beginners as well as experienced adventurers as it has some small and big rapids, like the ‘Chuka’, ‘Dimberghat’ to thrill you. Best time for Kali River Rafting Expedition is from February to April and from October to December. Prices for Kali River Rafting Expedition vary from Rs. 2,000 to Rs. 5,000 per person depending on the distance you choose.