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Home :: Adventure :: River Rafting in Ganges

River Rafting in Ganges

General Overview
RIver Rafting  in GangesThe Ganges is the major source of water and the main river system in India. Ganges source is found 3000 metres high in the Himalayas, the world's highest mountains. The river gets its water from the snow melting during spring and summer months. The course of the Ganges takes it across northern India before it finally reaches its mouth in the Bay of Bengal


River Rafting on Ganges
Indian is supposedly have the largest network of rivers in the world. Most of the northern rivers originate from the lofty Himalayas and provide an exciting adventure for the white water enthusiasts. The pace of these rivers is quite high which give river rafters a full oppurtunity to enjoy.

Starting Points : Tehri, Rudraprayag, Srinagar, Devprayag, Kaudiyala


Exact River Rafting Location
The most exciting stretch of the Ganga which offer whitewater river rafting is from Kaudiyala to Rishikesh where the river has 12 rapids over 36 kms. Only 250 Kms out of Delhi the site has various connections by road and rail.
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River Rafting in Garhwal Region
Those who love fun filled life Ganga give all the oppurtunity. Ganga offers the professional as well as the amateur the exhilaration of white water rafting. The major tributaries of Ganga are the Alaknanda and Bhagirathi which meet the Devprayag. The water grade IV to V, there by challenging the enthusiasts. Down river from Devprayag, the Ganga changes into pool drop river. The river rafting stretches to almost 70 kms. The river offers some fine Grade III rapids and two Grade IV 'GOLF COURSE', 4 km below Shivpuri village; each followed by rapids, the 'WALL' at Byasi and the deep and placid pools.


River Rafting in Kumaon
River Rafting in GarhwalKali Ganga ( Sharda) which nurtures the Kumaon region of Uttaranchal flows down the Nepal border through the Kumaon hills. The Kali and the Jori rivers meet at Jauljivi, where the water level increases, perfect for the professional; You can experience the most severe turbilence of water over a stretch of 110 kms that starts from Jaulijivi to Tanakpur. The rapids here are of Grade 1V. The tough three days of rafting should be attempted only, by professionals..

As you move down the forested slopes, the river becomes calmer and offering sutle challenge to the adventure lovers.


River Rafting Courses
Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam (GMVN) operates river rafting courses at Kaudiyala. They provide rafts, equipment, river side camping items besides all safety precautions and trained guides who make the sport a pleasure. The institute is situated amongst the dense forest on the Rishikesh-Badrinath highway at an altitude of 480 mts.

Best Time for River Rafting: Mid September to End-April
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Connectivity:
Air - Jolly Grant at Dehradun is the nearest airport which is well connected with Delhi

Rail - The nearest railhead is at Haridwar and the nearest railway station is Dehradun (43 km) which is well connected with major cities of India. Dehradun Shatabdi, Dehradun Janshatabdi, Mussoorie Express are some of the trains that ply between Delhi and Rishikesh. Rishikesh is a 30 min drive from Haridwar.

Road - Rishikesh and Haridwar is well connected by road with Dehradun, Delhi (257km), Shimla, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Jaipur etc. Buses ply regularly between these places. Rishikesh is a 5-6 hr drive from Delhi.

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