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Whitewater Rafting on River Ganges

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For rafting in Rishikesh, there are over 11 different trip options with age limit ranging from 8-60 years.

Did You Know

The gushing river Ganges is not only ideal for water sports activities but is also the most pious river according to Hindu mythology.

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Attend the mesmerizing evening aarti taking place on the banks of river Ganga .


If you are an adventure freak and love wilderness then whitewater rafting on River Ganges can be the ideal choice for you. Ganges can be the ultimate place to try out adventure in India. It is one of the major whitewater rafting destinations, which offers unalloyed fun and enjoyment. So, gear up for whitewater rafting on River Ganges this vacation and enjoy every bit of it.

The thrilling and exciting whitewater rafting involves great adrenaline rush when you raft along the speedy river currents of Ganges. Even when you float on the water by the hillsides, you will feel the same excitement. The natural beauty all along the way will add to your excitement. Different moods of the river Ganges will feed to your adventurous mind.

For all adventure seekers, Whitewater Rafting, River Ganges is like a dream come true. The gushing water of Ganges makes it an ideal site for trying out various other water sports.The best time to try out the adventurous sports is during the summers.

Mid-September to mid-May is just perfect for the rafters to try out the whitewater rafting on River Ganges.

Spring is equally pleasant for trying out rafting. Ganges being a Himalayan river becomes very risky and inaccessible during winters for the rafters. Rainy seasons are also dangerous for carrying out the whitewater rafting.

If you want to be a part of this adventurous water sports, you have various things to do on River Ganges. You need to carry several things with you for whitewater rafting on River Ganges. Carry dark glasses, shorts, good sunscreen, windproof jacket, flashlight, light sweater and first aid box with you. Rafts and other essential accessories used for white water river rafting are imported. They are prepared out of tear-resistant nylon based hypalon. You can bring a camera to capture the surrounding beauty of nature and the thrilling moments.

Devprayag road in Rishikesh is the best site for rafting. Rafting along the tributaries of Ganges is really very thrilling. You can raft along Alaknanda, Bhagirathi and Kali rivers. Whitewater wilderness is arranged by some agencies as well so that proper safety measures are taken.

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