SHIVPURI TO RISHIKESH RAFTING

SHIVPURI TO RISHIKESH RAFTING

Uttarakhand

Easy

0 KM

MAX 0

MAX ALTITUDE

0 mts.


900 + 5% GST

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Brief Description

This rafting stretch is about 16 km long and takes about 2 hours to finish. It takes about 60 minutes to drive from Rishikesh to Shivpuri, which is the starting point of this activity. It has around 7 rapids. Some of the mention-worthy rapids are Roller Coaster(III+), Golf Course(III+) and Club House(III). The rafting starts with a safety briefing about equipment & once safety briefing is done, the activity starts. The trip finishes just after Ram Jhula and from there it is a 5-minute drive back to starting point (office).



Itinerary

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Day 1

Rafting from Shivpuri to Ram Jhula

The trip generally have two slots one in the morning & second in the afternoon. You have to report at office in Tapovan (Rishikesh) from where you will be taken to the starting point of rafting which is a 60 minutes drive. After assigning life jacket, helmet & paddle to the participants there will be a detailed briefing for the event. The river run takes around 2 hours & rafting ends near Ram Jhula. You will be dropped back to office in Tapovan which a 5-10 minutes drive.



Frequently Asked Questions

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Eligibility: Who can go rafting?

Anyone with reasonably good health can go for rafting. The minimum age set for rafting by the government is 14 years since a standard life jacket fits a 14-year-old. But one can inquire about the child policies of different companies as some of them do cater to special requests.

Eligibility: If I don't swim, can i go for rafting?

Yes, you can go for rafting even if you don't swim. All participants are required to wear a life jacket which helps keep them afloat in case the raft is capsized. Apart from that the trained instructors help all participants and also give them detailed instructions before the commencement of the activity.

Eligibility: What kind of physical and mental fitness are required for the trip?

All participants must inform the operator about any medical problems beforehand. In case you feel you need to get a checkup done before the trip, you must visit a physician. Apart from that, it is advised for all Asthma patients to carry their inhalers in order to avoid any mishappenings. The operators reserve the right to refuse participation if they feel that there are any limitations with respect to the participant's health.

Miscellaneous : Can I carry my camera on the trip?

Most of the operators do not allow the participants to carry a camera and use it while rafting keeping the safety in mind. However, you can get pictures clicked as operators do carry cameras in the their safety kayaks.


Why Bikat

Learning Experience
  • We are an Adventure Learning Organisation first.
  • We want you to not just complete a trek safely but also pick up some basic trekking knowledge and skills along the way.
  • To achieve this we have integrated learning modules into our itineraries.
  • These modules will help you build the necessary skills to progress from trekking to mountaineering over time.
Loyality Programs

Our community is an integral part of us and we take pride in our trekkers and climbers. When you complete at least three days on any trek or expedition with us, you become eligible for our membership and referral programs.

  • Currently we have three levels:
  • Basic Membership
  • Summiteer Membership
  • Leader Membership
Personalized Attention
  • Our group sizes on treks don’t exceed 15 members in order to maintain a healthy Participants : Leader Ratio of 8:1.
  • Over time we have found this number to be optimum when it comes to ensuring personalised attention to every member of our group.
  • On mountaineering expeditions this number is even smaller. Our group sizes are capped at 12 members ensuring a Participants : HAP Ratio of 2:1.
Best Expedition Leaders
  • Our Expedition leaders are advanced mountaineering course qualified, specially trained in rescue procedures from NIM and certified first-aid responders.
  • Even our local guides are certified first-aid responders.
Eco-friendly Practices
  • Group sizes are capped at 15 people.
  • Batch sizes are capped at 250 people per trail per season.
  • We follow a rolling campsite model.
  • We are constantly exploring and introducing new trails to reduce the burden on existing ones.
Safety

For us, a successful summit is not about reaching the highest point of a mountain but about making it safely back to base.

  • To ensure this:
  • Every region of ours is mapped with an emergency evacuation plan.
  • The equipment we use is UIAA certified.
  • Our trek leaders are AMC certified with specialisation in rescue procedures.
  • Our support staffs are trained in first aid as well.

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What's Included

Whats Included

  • Transportation to and from the starting and finishing points.
  • Rafting gear including life jackets, paddle & helmet.
  • Dry Bag & Wet Suit (If required)
  • Professional Raft Guide
  • Safety Kayaker

Whats Not Included?

  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

Cancellation Policy

Cash Refund

Cancellations up to 30 days prior to departure date
5% Deduction

Between 30 days to 15 days prior to departure
50% deduction

Less than 15 days of departure
No Cash Refund

Voucher Refund

Cancellations up to 5 days prior to departure date
No Deduction

Cancellations less than 5 days prior to departure
No Refund

Please note
  • Cash refund is applicable only in case of bookings made without using any promotional offer code or vouchers.
  • This is only a brief of cancellation terms. For finer details please refer Detailed Cancellation Policy.

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