River Rafting in Rishikesh - 9 km

3.6 (104 Ratings)
9 Kms
Starting from 550 Per Person
Change Room included
Change Room
First Aid included
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About River Rafting in Rishikesh - 9 km

Craving an adrenaline rush that will blow your mind and leave you wanted more?

Then river rafting in Rishikesh is just the kind of activity for you! Rishikesh, which is located in Uttarakhand, is well known for its adventure activities.

This gorgeous place is right at the foothills of the Himalayas making it the perfect tourist destination. Not only do you get to indulge in a pulse racing rafting session, but you also get to admire the breathtaking views of the Shivalik Hills and the Ganges around you.

This activity is perfect for thrill seekers and children alike, even if you aren’t well versed in swimming don’t worry as the guides there will ensure your utmost safety. The best part of this is the fact that it’s a budget friendly trip, so you won’t have to empty your pockets for an experience of a lifetime!

What are you waiting for? Go ahead and read the details below: 

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The 9km rafting stretch is the Brahmpuri one, which starts at Brahmpuri and ends at Rishikesh.

The first rafting trip is at 8:00am, the second one at 11:00am, third one at 1:30pm and the last rafting trip will be at 3:00pm.

Location & How to Reach:

There are 3 ways to reach Rishikesh, by road, by train or by air, let’s take a look at each of them:

By Road: You can reach your destination by taking a road from Delhi which is 229km, from Haridwar which is 20km or by Mussoorie which is 72km, the roads are well connected as Rishikesh is a big tourist destination.

By Train: The closest railway station to Rishikesh is Haridwar Railway Station, after you reach it then you can take a cab to the main city.

By Air: The Jolly Grant Airport which is located in Dehradun is the nearest airport to Rishikesh.

Best Time:

  • Rafting season is available during the entire year except monsoon season, where it will be closed from 1st July - 15th September, peak season being in March.
  • Best time for 9KMs rafting with grade 2 rapids is mid-September and the end of June.

Rapids in Rafting: 

The rapids located in the river rafting in Rishikesh is split into 5 different grades, each of them ranging from easy to difficult, let’s take a look at the grades in more detail:

Grade 1: The easiest rapids, going through the plains and involving a less flow speed. You won’t have to manoeuver a lot and the water is shallow so it is ideal for non-swimmers. 

Grade 2: This is fine for novice people, a little tougher passing through rocky trails and uneven terrain. One must have prior rafting experience to undertake this. 

Grade 3: Now these rapids will be more strenuous, tiring and high in speed. The river will take a downwards flow and pass through rugged rocks, you must be a skilled rafter to choose this grade. 

Grade 4: If you are an experience rafter then you can undertake this grade, you will be travelling downhill at high speeds, endurance is a must! Make sure you can manoeuver your way through rocky patches safely. 

Grade 5: The most difficult yet thrilling grade of them all, for expert rafters only! This passes through heavy rocky patches and includes sudden drops, you must have endurance and a sharp reaction time. The river at this point is also deep and requires you to be a strong swimmer, you will also encounter whirlpools! 

Can Non-Swimmers Or Minors Enjoy River Rafting?

  • Absolutely! As far as age group goes, any age group is fit for river rafter, all you need is a fair amount of strength in your upper arms and shoulders to be able to row successfully. If you aren’t a swimmer then that is completely fine too, high-quality life jackets will be provided to you for the activity.

Safety Measures:

  • Abide by the rules and regulations for your own safety.
  • Before indulging in this activity it is recommended to get a health check-up, fitness is highly important.
  • Don’t intake any alcohol or other intoxicated substances before the rafting trip.
  • Paddle as a team and never individually.
  • Listen and remember all the guidelines and instructions given to you by the tour guides.
  • Equipping yourself with a life-jacket is a must, if any mishap might happen then don’t panic and just follow your guide’s instructions.
  • As tempting as it in, avoiding plunging into the water as it may lead to disorientation.
  • Casual sandals are a big no, you must wear sports shoes or even river sandals will do.

Cancellation Policy

  • 50 % refund if notified via phone, Mail 5 days prior to the Date of Travel.
  • No refund if the cancellation is requested is less than 5 days of day of travel.
  • No show, no refund.
  • Booking cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the our service partner will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity.
  • For all the above choices, you can transfer your tickets to your friends. We would be more than happy to have them on board and you could save your hard earned money.
  • The company reserves the right to cancel the trip due to unforeseen circumstances, in case of such cancellation your amount will be refunded back.

Refund Policy

  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's togedr wallet.

COVID 19 additional measures

  • Members travelling should practice social distancing.
  • If the trek/trip gets cancelled due to any pandemic or government’s order, there would be no refund instead the plan will get postponed.
  • Everyone travelling should have the ‘Arogya Setu App’ installed on their phones.

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