Ganga near Rishikesh in Uttranchal has emerged as a hot spot for white water river rafting. The white water river rafting stretch extends from Kaudiyala to Rishikesh where the river has 12 major rapids over 36-kms.
It has earned the title water-rafting capital of India. River Rafting in Ganges is a lifetime experience! It can change the course of your life as you will realize the hidden potential inside you. Experience and age does not count, if you are young at heart then the holy Ganges beckons you to savor the thrill of raw adventure.
The water bubbles and produces a white froth, in a moment it disappears and resurfaces in a torrent. The river changes its mood so swiftly. From a quiet flowing river it suddenly changes into a roaring river splashing waves here and there. The whole atmosphere around is awesome. Just think of dancing waves that rise high to slap you in the face and drenches you within the second.
Sometimes you are below the surface of water current trying to breathe quickly and sometimes above the surface sailing along the current. Rafting is not just about the immediate adrenalin rush. There's an excitement of the exploration and there are seasoned rafters to guide you in this exploration. They will teach you to create some fast spins. Gliding silently past the evolving landscape soothes your senses.
Sneakers, light clothes for rafting (preferably T-shirt and shorts), swimsuit, suntan lotion, torch and other personal requisites.