Join Paddle India in an adrenalin rush that takes you down the mostly commercially rafted rapids in India. Fast and furious, this exhilarating ride moves you through foamy water and the scenic beauty of the Ganges.
Although trips provides full on action the river is pool drop meaning that every rapid is followed by calm water making it very forgiving for a grade 3-4 river, adventurous beginners are welcome. Around 15-20 minutes of training is provided prior to the trip teaching all the required paddle commands and safety information.
You need to meet us at our base in Tapovan main area in Rishikesh on reporting time. For the comfort and convenience of the entire Guest, please make sure about reporting and trip timings. In case you are late for any reason we will not wait for more than 15 min at our base. Once the trip departs you will not receive any refund. Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime !
We have suitable river trips for all active people 13 years and over. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended minimum weight limit 40kg, Recommended maximum weight limit 110kg.
Large groups can be taken by arrangement - please contact us for details and booking in advance.
Drive from Rishikesh to Kaudiyala approx 1 hour and walk down to the river Ganga. After preparation and safety instructions raft down from Kaudiyala to Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh. Highlight of this section is the Wall rapid, which may run in Class III+ to IV difficulty rating. In this rafting stretch we will hit rapids like: The Wall, 3 Blind Mice, Cross Fire, Body Surfing, Return to Sender, Roller Coaster, Golf Course , Club House and Double Trouble. River timing will be around 4 to 4.5 hrs.
Drive from Rishikesh to Marine Drive (45 minutes) and walk down to the river Ganga. After preparation and safety instructions start rafting and raft down from Marine Drive to Laxman Jhula, Rishikesh. In this rafting stretch we will hit rapids like Black Money, Three Blind mice, Cross fire, Body Surfing , Return to Sender, Golf Course, Club House and Double Trouble. River timing will be around 3 to 4 hrs.
Drive from Rishikesh to Shivpuri. Arrive at Shivpuri and walk down to the river Ganga. After safety instructions and preparation, start rafting. This is most popular rafting stretch at river Ganga near Rishikesh area. In This stretch we will hit exciting rapids on Ganga like Return to sender, Roller coaster, Golf Course, Club House and Double Trouble. Enjoy body surfing on this section to add some extra fun to your rafting trip.
Drive from Rishikesh to Brahampuri. Arrive at Brahampuri and walk down to the river Ganga. After safety instructions and preparation, start rafting. Enjoy the Gentle mild ride with a Grade 1 and 2 rapids till Ram Jhula Bridge. Enjoy body surfing on this section to add some extra fun to your rafting trip.
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We plan a limited number of uttarakhand trek outings each summer, and multiple Grand outings each spring and fall. We hope you decide to join us.