| Travellers Factoid
water rafting is one of the fascinating sports one can imagine on the
intricate network of Mountain Rivers in India, provides an ideal opportunity
for water sports enthusiast. The rapids of Ganga
Yamuna, Alaknanda, Bhagirathi and Bhilangana are perfect for river rafting.
The less adventurous can go for angling
One of the best passages through one raft is the Rudraprayag in the
Uttarakhand region, which is situated at the confluence of the Alaknanda and
the Mandakini-two of the main tributaries of the Ganga. The river makes its
way through a series of rapids, narrow, gorges and quieter stretches,
passing through the towns of Srinagar and Devprayag. Further on, the river
reaches Kaudilaya, from where the stretch to Shivpuri and on to
is a fairly demanding one.
The Tehri-Shivpuri run, on the Bhagirathi river, is considered to be one of
Indias best run-scenic and heart stopping exhilarating. Beginning at
the town of Tehri, the run goes down the Bhagirathi river, passing through
foaming rapids till it reaches Devprayag. At Devaprayag, the Bhagirathi
merges with the Alaknanda. Passing Kaudilaya the run goes on to Shivpuri and
then to Rishikesh.
Some of the other popular stretches for rafting on the Ganga and its
tributaries are Kaliasaur to Srinagar, Srinagar to Bagwan, Matli-Dunda,
Jangla-Jhala, Harsil-Uttarakashi , Dharasu-Chham, and
From the town of Rishikesh, on the Alaknanda in Uttarakhand , is one of
Indias best known streches for whitewater rafting.
The run starts at kaudiyala in Uttarakhand having several camps, each
catering to river rafting outfits.
of the best passages through one raft is the Rudraprayag in the Uttarakhand
River rafting is also offered in Ladakh
and Impeachable Pradesh.
Teesta river in Sikkim.
Mount manirang(6543m), which is located in the lush valley of Himachal
Pradesh. It is intricate and challenge your guts.
Nubra valley (10000 ft.), which is located in Ladakh can be best suitable
for novice trekkers.
Plastic paco packs
Avoid cotton clothes except in summer as cotton take away the warmth of
Its better to learn essential skills under the guidance of professional.
Good rafting equipment can especially help you enjoy an extended trip.
Equipped with a first aid box and other essential life saving devices which
are essential part of rafting sports.
Speak the language. Instruction given in specialized term for example class
I-VI , which is an international scale of difficulty for rating rapids.
Be sure to take any necessary prescription medications such as inhalers,
bee-sting kits, insulin etc.
Where and when can rafting be done ?
- Rivers where
rafting is possible in India: Ganges (Rishikesh), Indus (Leh), Teesta
(Sikkim), Beas (Kullu), Brahamputra (Assam). The best and most popular river
is the Ganges - particularly the stretch between Kaudiyala and Rishikesh.
Rafting can be done here from Mid September upto Mid May.
If I Do Not Know Swimming?
-Rafting on Grade 2 and 3
rapids does not require swimming ability. A personal flotation device which
is provided will keep you buoyant if you happen to swim from the raft.
Can children do river rafting ?
12 years and older
children can go along with the adults while the smaller children can do the
Grade 1 and 2 float trips.
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