Rafting on Ganga | Alaknanda Two days – Gio Adventure

Rafting on Ganga + Alaknanda (2 Days)


Rs.4,200
Product Code: RT03
Availability: In Stock
Duration: 2 Days
Season: Feb-Jun, Sep-Nov
Grade: Moderate +
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ITINERARY


Day 1: Rishikesh – Jayalgarh  (drive 2 – 2.5 hrs)

  • Early depart (6 am) from Rishikesh & head to  Camp High 5, Jayalgarh
  • Rafting from Jayalgarh to Devprayag (25 Kms)
  • Cliff jumping, body surfing & bridge slithering
  • Evening trek around the camp
  • Bonfire
  • Overnight stay in the camp

Day 2:  Jayalgarh – Rishikesh

  • Early breakfast, drive till Marine drive (2 hrs)
  • Rafting from Marine drive to Shivpuri & then from Shivpuri to Rishikesh (26 Kms)
  • Packed lunch to be provided during the rafting
  • After rafting, drop till main Rishikesh

PRICE


PRICE INCLUDES 

  • Accommodation: In Deluxe luxury /superior tents on twin-sharing basis for 1 night as per package taken
  • Food: Veg/Non-Veg meals. All meals beginning with lunch on Day 1 to lunch on the day 2. Lunch is vegetarian and dinner would have a non-vegetarian dish.
  • Morning & evening Tea/Coffee & cookies/snacks to be served
  • 2 big rafting stretches as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Experienced instructors, safety kayakers & state-of-the-art equipment to ensure maximum safety
  • Bonfire in the nights
  • Rope activities, Duckies

TRIP PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE

  • Transport of any kind (can be arranged at extra cost by us )
  • Liquor, soft drinks, bottled water, beverages, etc.
  • Personal expenses like tips, telephone calls, etc.
  • Any services / meals not mentioned above
  • Insurance
  • Service Tax

F&B EXTRAS (IN ADDITION TO MEALS INCLUDED IN THE PACKAGES)

  • Extra Breakfast: Rs. 200 per person
  • Extra Lunch: Rs. 300 per person (Veg)
  • Extra Dinner: Rs. 400 per person (Non-veg)
  • Cocktail snacks: Rs. 250 per person (1 Veg + 1 Non-veg) / Rs. 350 per person (2 Veg + 2 Non-veg)
  • Personal Barbeque charges: Rs. 3000 for BBQ box, skewers, coal & marinated 2 veg & 2 non veg items for 2 adults + 2 children

PAYMENT TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • Payment to be made by Bank Transfer/Cheque/DD in favour of GREAT INDIAN OUTDOORS (P) LTD. payable at New Delhi/Gurgaon or online through our payment gateway
  • Payment for this trip will not be adjusted against any future trips
  • Cancellation Policy
    • >45 Days: Full refund (after deducting any expenses that have been incurred for hotel bookings, transport, etc.)
    • 30-45 Days: 75% of trip cost will be refunded (after deducting any expenses that have been incurred for hotel bookings, transport, etc.)
    • 15-30 Days: 50% of trip cost will be refunded (after deducting any expenses that have been incurred for hotel bookings, transport, etc.)
    • <15 Days: No refund

VITAL INFORMATION


How to Reach

By Road:

Delhi – Meerut bypass – Muzaffarnagar bypass – Roorkee – Haridwar – Rishikesh – Shivpuri – Devprayag – Jayalgarh

By Air:

The Jolly Grant Airport (Dehradun) is the nearest airport and is connected by daily flights from Delhi. The drive from the airport to the lodge would take about 3 – 3.5 hrs.

By By Rail:

The nearest railhead to the camp is Haridwar. There are a number of trains that run between Delhi and Haridwar. The drive from Haridwar to the camp will take 3 – 3.5 hrs. For train details, you could log on to www.indianrail.gov.in and for online railway ticket bookings you could log on to www.irctc.co.in

Expected Weather

In the period Feb – Apr day time is going to be warm and very pleasant. The water is going to be moderately cold and extremely inviting. So you might end up spending more time off the boat than on it. Evenings are going to be moderately cold in Mar & Apr and cold in Feb. Night temperature will be around 17 -20 deg Celsius in Mar - Apr & around 12 – 15 deg Celsius in Feb so come prepared with some winter clothing

In May & Jun day time is going to be quite warm (33 – 38 deg Celsius). While rafting or indulging in any other water activity one will not feel too much of discomfort. Evenings at the camp can be slightly uncomfortable in June and are normally fine in the month of May. One will surely need a fan in the tents and dining area.

In the period Oct to Dec day time is going to be warm and pleasant if the sun is out, which mostly is around this time. The water is going to be cold but not freezing cold. A dip in the river is going to initially feel cold but couple of dips and you will start enjoying the water. Evenings are going to be moderately cold in Oct & Nov and cold in December. With a bonfire next to you it is going to be an enjoyable experience. December the night temperature can go down to about 3 – 5 deg Celsius so come prepared with some winter clothing. In Oct – Nov period night temperature will be around 10 – 15 deg Celsius and you will need protection from the cold

List of Essentials

Below is a list of essentials you would require at the camp:

  1. Small day pack/back pack
  2. T-shirts/Shirts
  3. Shorts
  4. Comfortable fit Jeans/Track Pants
  5. Jacket/Sweater (please see the section on weather)
  6. Floaters
  7. Comfortable walking shoes/sneakers
  8. Sunscreen Lotion
  9. Cap
  10. Flashlight
  11. Sunglasses with holding strings
  12. Medicines, if requiring any specific medication
  13. Camera (optional)
  14. Mosquito repellent
  15. LOADS OF ENTHUSIASM!!

Carry your stuff in a duffel bag/soft shoulder bag or a rucksack and avoid suitcases/strolleys

Disclaimer

Great Indian Outdoors (P) Ltd. takes utmost care to ensure safety of its clients. However in the case of any unforeseen mishaps, Great Indian Outdoors (P) Ltd. will not be liable for any injuries caused or for loss of life. All disputes rising due to the above are subject to the jurisdiction of the courts in New Delhi/Delhi only. All participants would be required to sign an Indemnity Form before the start of the program, without which they would not be allowed to take part in the trip/program/activities.

02Days|Feb-Jun, Sep-Nov|Mod+


HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TRIPS

  1. Stay in one of the finest riverside camp High 5, Jayalagrh
  2. 2 long stretches of rafting on two major rivers, Alaknanda & Ganges covering more than 50 kms
  3. Cliff Jumping, Bridge Slithering, body surfing & evening trek

BASE FOR THE TRIP: H.E.L RIVERSIDE CAMP

Himalayan Eco Lodges (H.E.L) riverside deluxe camp at Jayalgarh is surely the finest riverside camp in the country and a great base to raft from on Alaknanda, Upper Alaknanda & Ganga. The campsite has a spectacular setting and high end facilities to compliment it. Interesting fact about the campsite is that it is so uniquely placed that from here one can easily raft on 5 rivers namely Alaknanda, Ganga, Bhagirath, Pinder & Mandakini

This luxury campsite on the banks of Alaknanda river is blessed with an interesting character. There is a thick forest cover in the background playing home to a variety of birds, beautiful fields and an odd village house across the river, white water rapid close by creating audio signals very soothing to the ears & a sand beach ideal for keeping children occupied for hours

DETAILS
Duration 2 Days
Region Uttarakhand - Garhwal, Uttarakhand

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