River rafting in Rishikesh

White Water Rafting in Rishikesh

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The white foaming gush of the Ganga along with rocky beds makes Rishikesh a perfect destination to enjoy and experience the thrill of white water rafting. Play with waves on high tides while enjoying river rafting in Rishikesh. There are various rafting packages in Rishikesh that are categorized depending on the distance of the stretch and difficulty levels. Most of the tours end at Laxman Jhula.

Brahmpuri to Rishikesh (Grade I)

The stretch from Brahmpuri to Rishikesh is the easiest and the shortest one, around 9 km. It is a Grade I rafting expedition and is meant for beginners. People of age groups from 7 to 65 years can enjoy this expedition. The stretch is perfect for family and students groups.

Shivpuri to Rishikesh (Grade II & III)

The expedition from Shivpuri includes every thrill and excitement that you want to experience during your river rafting tour in Rishikesh. In this stretch difficulties are moderate and it offers around 16 km of sailing journey. The age group of this rapid is from 12+ years and is suitable for rafters who have some experience; beginners can also enjoy this Rishikesh rafting package.

Marine Drive to Rishikesh (Grade II & III)

Set out for this expedition if you have a prior experience of white water rafting. The sailing distance is around 27 km and the rafting excitement lasts up to 4.5 hours. The rafting expedition from Marine Drive to Laxman Jhula (Rishikesh) is of moderate level with few extra rapids in comparison to Shivpuri ones.

Marine Drive to Shivpuri (Grade II & III)

Meant for second timers and experienced rafters, this rafting expedition offers around 11 km of untamed flow to sail and includes rapids of both grade II and III. Unlike usual courses of river rafting in Rishikesh that end at Laxman Jhula, this expedition ends at Shivpuri.

Kaudiyala to Rishikesh (Grade III & IV)

It is right to call this category of rafting in Rishikesh quite challenging as it offers a right dose of adventure to rafters. Covering a distance of 37 km, this stretch includes a total of 13 rapids of both Grade III and IV that put your strength and stamina to the test for about 8-9 hours. Rocks, high and irregular waves are the high points of this rafting stretch from Kaudiyala to Rishikesh. These rapids are meant for well-trained rafters.

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