Rishikesh is a small town located in Dehradun district of Uttarakhand. The location of the town is at the confluence of two rivers, namely the Ganga and the Chandrabhaga. Rishikesh is a land of spectacular beauty imbibed with spirituality and hence it is also known as the place of sagas. There are numerous temples and ashrams in the town and most of them are located next to the bank of the River Ganga.
Rishikesh is also known as the Yoga capital of the world and the adventure capital of India. It is needless to say that Rishikesh is thus a must visit place if you are an adventure freak. There are different Rishikesh rafting packages that are available with different adventure sports organizing companies. Some of the best Rishikesh rafting packages are also most sought after by the foreign as well as the domestic tourists alike as excellent weekend getaways.
Some of the most typical Rishikesh rafting packages have a one night two days stay in the camps next to the river side with food included. If you want to take it as it comes and want to go slow with adventure sports and enjoy the nature and its beauty instead, you can also opt for the two nights 3 days stay with food and camping. Usually the Rishikesh rafting packages also include entertainment and recreation in the form of bonfire in the evening after daylong adventure sports activities in the presence of experienced and expert trainers and guides. Of course for any river rafting package, the rafting in the white water of the Ganges is the most primary adventure activity. Rafting in the Ganges is an experience that will take you on a ride of a life time with adrenalin pumping thrills. The best time to choose a river rafting package in Rishikesh is in between the months of September and May.
Rishikesh Adventure Activities