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Rishikesh is basically considered as one of the famous place for pilgrimage in India. But rishikesh is not just about pilgrimage its simply more than just a place of worship. If you love adventure and loves the fast and furious water sports then this is the best place for White Water Rafting on river Ganga. The fast flowing Ganges provides altogether an exciting and thrilling experience for ones life. Now one does not have to travel to far off countries to enjoy the river rafting experience when one can as well just take the taste here itself in India.
River Rafting is one of the most awesome and heart pumping occurrence that one must always give it a try. It is very unusual and scary at times. But depends on how a person perceives the whole concept. Adventurous people can very well go ahead and try out these sports. There are also provisions if one wants to take part in River Rafting Competitions or if one wants to go in for longer rafting. It is all safe and is done under strict supervision.
A normal and the shortest rafting trip would last for around 10-12 kms. One has to drive all the way to Brahmpuri and then take a boat from there. On your trip down the river you have a chance to witness the entire Rishikesh in one go. U get to see the Laxman Jhula, various holy temples and ashrams, and numerous ghats where people take a dip in the holy water and many prayers are also offered.
The best season for river rafting is all based on the flow of water and the volume of water. If river is running too fast and flow of water is strong then river rafting is prohibited to prevent any mishaps. The most suitable months are September-November and March-April. Rest of the months are kept generally for river camping which is an exciting experience all together.
Other adventurous activities you can enjoy while staying at Rishikesh Camps are Rock Climbing, trekking, cliff jumping, rappelling etc. Apart from adventurous activities you can also enjoy Beach volley ball, Cricket with Soft ball, Bonfire in the night. .. etc
Attractions of Rishikesh:
- Lakshmanan Jhula.
- Bharat Mandir.
- Parmarth Niketan.
- Kunjapuri Temple.
- Vasishtha Goofa.
- Triveni Ghat.
- Nilkanth Mahadeo.
Ashrams and other Spiritual Centres in Rishikesh:
- Yoga Study Centre.
- RamJhula Area.
- Shiva Nanda Ashram (Divine Life Society).
- Parmarth Niketan.
- Ved Niketan.
- Sacha Vedic Sansthan.
How to Reach:
By Air: Jolly Grant (Dehradun), Is the nearest airport just 25 kms away from this beautiful place.
By Rail: Haridwar which is just 24 kms, away from rishikesh is the nearest railhead. Connected to almost all the major cities of India. (i.e .. Delhi, Mumbai, Banaras ..etc)
By Road: Just 30 Minuted drive from Rishikesh to Haridwar (24 kms), Dehradun is just 47 kms and Mussoorie is 77 kms from Rishikesh.