Rafting in Rishikesh Begins After Monsoon Break

Rishikesh River Rafting

Good news for adventurists, India’s most preferred rafting destination is now open after the monsoon break. Rishikesh, situated in the North Indian state of Uttarakhand is amongst the best places to go rafting in India. The city is famed to offer best rafting experience in India to both amateur and veteran adventurists and remains open 10 months in a year. each year for two months i.e July and August, rafting expeditions cease due to monsoon season keeping in mind the safety of tourists. This year, Rafting in Rishikesh 2015 has been resumed and tourists have started to throng the city already. There are four rafting stretches in Rishikesh categorized on the basis of number of rapids and rapid grades. The top rapid grade is IV, which can be found between Kaudiyala and Marine Drive stretch. Since Rishikesh is quite close to Delhi, it has become a popular weekend destination for those living in and around Delhi. Corporate Tours, Individual and Group Tours are most entertained in the city. Camping is another feature that acts an asset for Rishikesh. About 5 to 6 lakh tourists have been recorded to spend holiday in Rishikesh during the peak season every year and about 140 registered companies provide rafting facility to the tourists.

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Last Updated: November 14, 2019
Published: 25 Sep, 2015
Arun Joshi


Having an experience of more than 16 yrs in the Himalayas, Arun is the main driving force & mentor at the Peak Adventure Tours, a leading adventure travel agency in India offers trekking tours in Indian Himalayas including Nepal, Bhutan & Tibet. A long history with exceptional experiences he is the “Marathon Man” in the field of adventure. Today Arun looks after the Peak Adventure and shapes & designs the venture of the organization. He is contributing to this blog as a regular guest author.

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