Rafting in Uttarakhand
The land of turbulent as well as sacred rivers, Uttarakhand is a destination that offers best whitewater rafting experience in India. The popular amongst all being River Ganga that creates thrilling rapids in Rishikesh compelling adventure lovers to give rafting activity a shot. In Uttarakhand, the rafting grades range between I and V with Tons River having some really notorious rapids to face. The seasoned rafting enthusiasts can choose to check their skills in the Tons river where Mori is the spot to expect the major struggle and thrill. The stretch along Alaknanda, Dhauliganga, and Kali rivers also have several challenging rapids which lure the rafting enthusiasts.
The Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, which are the main tributaries of the Ganga where one can enjoy Grade IV to V rapids. Apart from this, rafting near the popular attraction of Uttarakhand, Mussoorie is also a choice. There are two rafting channels one is from Barkot to Lakhamandal and the other is Damta to Yamuna Bridge which offers an incredible rafting experience. Whitewater Rafting in Uttarakhand is not only the best way to seek thrill but also to explore the beauty of the state. The meandering rivers take one through dense forest, mighty hills, and rocky terrains. The best time to enjoy whitewater rafting in Uttarakhand is between October and June when the rapids are at their best.