8 Nights Itinerary Covering: Delhi - Rishikesh - Rudraprayag - Devprayag - Kaudiyala - Shivpuri - Delhi
If you are an adventure enthusiast who loves rafting & camping then go for River Rafting & Camping Tour of 8 nights and 9 days. The amazing expedition starts at Rudraprayg and eventually reaches Rishikesh.
The journey along the Alaknanda and the Ganges is full of breathtaking adventures, awesome and undoubtedly can be given a grade IV. The point along the Alaknanda River will bring you near the magnificent Himalayas. Below is the day-wise itinerary.
Once you reach the Delhi airport, you will be received by our Indian Holiday representatives and will be taken to your Hotel. You will spend a night in Delhi and prepare yourself for the next day's adventure. Night halt.
In the morning post breakfast you can begin driving to Rishikesh. You will stay in the camps at Shivpuri, which is lined by beautiful and smooth silver sand beach created by the river Ganges. In the afternoon, you will be briefed at the camp about the upcoming trip and the activities involved. Overnight camping in Shivpuri. A campfire would be arranged during the night.
Taking Kayak lessons or hiking would be on your list early in the morning. Begin your journey to Rudraprayag after having lunch. In between your journey, stop by Devprayag to see the formation of the river Ganges by an eternal meeting of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi. The meeting of two rivers to form Ganga is a lifetime watch. Night halt.
Start the adventurous expedition in the morning after breakfast. Prior to beginning the expedition a safety briefing will be conducted which is crucial in such expeditions. These measures and methods of tackling situations will be useful while taking up dangerous tasks, also a paddling instruction would be given to ensure a safe trip. An encounter with a big Grade IV rapid would inaugurate this day's expedition- "The Holy Hole", at the coming together of the Mandakini. To take a note, the rapids keep coming one after the other very quickly.
Indulge yourself in a picturesque environment, bask in the sun and bathe in the heeling river. At the same time it is essential to stay alert that the rapids do not harm you. A waterfall would be a great spot to have lunch and start for Srinagar. After having a long day, covering thirty six kms via river to the Maletha beach. You can arrange for a campfire dinner and stay there for the night. Night stay.
Rafting back to Devprayag at the Sangam of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers should be on your list after the breakfast this morning. Mahsee also known as Ganga Gold, famous for fishing ground, at the Beas ghat can be used for camping overnight.
The beginning of the day would be with some rapids. It would be a day for spotting the amazing wildlife around. You can swim, surf and relax before starting today's journey. After encountering a few Grade IV rapids, "Daniel's Dip" and "The Wall" and travelling 30 kms, camp below Kaudiyala.
In the beginning of the day spot some small rapids and go on to exploring "Three Blind Mice", "Crossfire", and the "Body Surfing rapid". After travelling 15 kms to reach Shivpuri, take a ride down to the shimmering sands of the river. Spend your last night along the river experiencing its beauty.
Travel back to Shivpuri after having breakfast to start the grand finale of your adventurous trip. An exciting experience with the big rapids "Roller Coaster" and "Golf Course" would be a great way to conclude your adventurous expedition. At the end of the trip near Rishikesh have breakfast and leave for Delhi. After arriving, check-in at the hotel for night halt.
Get transferred to the airport or the railway station for your onward journey.