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Alaknanda Rafting (3 Days) for Women


Rs.5,900
Product Code: AWA07
Availability: In Stock
Duration: 3 Days
Season: Feb-Jun, Sep-Dec
Grade: Moderate
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DAY 01 : Jayalgarh – Srikot – Jayalgarh (2 – 2- ½ hrs strech)

  • On reaching check into the camp & relax in the beautiful environs.
  • Post lunch drive upto Srikot/ Srinagar, the starting point of the rafting stretch.
  • After quick briefing on Rafting techniques, stretch down the 15 kms stretch.
  • Negotiate with rapids of Grade 2 (+), ideal for beginners.
  • Enroute, halt at Maletha beach & indulge in water activities like duckie rides, Kayaking, etc.
  • Resume rafting down till the camp site.
  • Evening at leisure amidst the peaceful beauty of the campsite.
  • Overnight stay at the camp.

DAY 02 : Jayalgarh – Devprayag (3 - 4 hrs stretch ) – Jayalgarh (Drive / 45 Min)

  • Post breakfast, begin the rafting stretch from the campsite.
  • The stretch from camp to Devprayag is 25 Kms long.
  • In this section negotiate with rapids of class 2 & 3.
  • This stretch will have plenty of opportunities for swimming & surfing.
  • Return to the campsite for lunch & soak in the beauty of the campsite.
  • Late in the evening enjoy bonfire & dinner.
  • Overnight in the camp.

DAY 03 : Jayalgarh (Drive 3 hrs / 95 kms)

  • After breakfast, drive to Haridwar.
  • Trip ends here.

PRICE INCLUDES

  • Accommodation
    • Day 1 : Overnight stay in the camp.
    • Day 2 : Overnight stay in the camp.
  • Transport

    1 . Haridwar – Jayalgarh
    Vehicle Used : Mahindra Xylo / Mahindra Scorpio/ Tempo Traveler

  • Experienced instructors, safety kayakers & state-of-the-art equipment to ensure maximum safety. All our guides are professionally trained and have many years of relevant experience in rafting.
  • Food Veg / Non - Veg meals. All meals beginning with lunch on Day 1 to breakfast on the day 3. Lunch is vegetarian and dinner would have a non-vegetarian dish.
  • Morning & Evening Tea / Coffee & cookies / snacks to be served.
  • River Activities at Maletha beach (cliff jumping, body surfing & swimming & duckie rides)
  • Bonfire in the nights.
  • Meals :
    • Day 1 : Lunch, Dinner
    • Day 2 : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    • Day 3 : Breakfast
  • First Aid / Medical kit

TRANSPORT TARIFF INCLUDES

Do keep in mind that transport is a very critical component of your trek. This aspect is most often not given proper attention and can result in lot of discomfort especially in the mountains. We provide transfers to get you to the starting point and back as comfortably and in as less time as possible for you to enjoy the trip. We only use quality vehicles like Toyota Innova, Mahindra Xylo, Mahindra Scorpio, Tempo Traveller, etc. and no local jeeps or similar vehicles are used except where there are short transfers from the lodge to the trek points, etc. The transport tariff includes all driver charges, fuel, parking, toll and taxes.

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
  • Personal barbeque.
  • Insurance
  • Service Tax

PLEASE NOTE

  • If due to bad weather, sickness, natural calamity or any other personal reasons, the itinerary is changed on ground the extra charges arising due to it will be borne by the guests. same will be applicable if a guest decide to change the itinerary due to personal reason. Also if days are cut short on the trek/trips for any of the above reasons GIO Adventures will not be liable to make hotel arrangements at the base or any other location for the guests
  • Guest will be required to fill up an indemnity form before embarking on the trek/trip
  • We request you to kindly disclose/share information if suffering from any major ailment. We request you to submit your health Certificate.
  • On our fixed group departures please note that we will follow a fixed schedule & standardised services. In case of individual requirements other than what is offered as part of the package, we might not be able to entertain them so please be aware of this fact
  • In case of trips/treks with a backup day, where this backup day is not utilised for whatever reasons GIO will not be liable to make hotel or any other arrangements
  • In case a departure cancelled due to bad weather conditions guest will receive full refund. GIO Adventures

PAYMENT TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • All payments for the trips, transfers, gears, porterage, etc. should be made in full before the trip starts.
  • Cancellation Policy
  • In the event that you need to cancel your booking due to any avoidable or unavoidable circumstances:
    • We must be notified of the same in writing. Cancellation charges will be effective from the date we receive the request in writing.
    • Payment for this trip will not be adjusted towards any future trip(s)
  • Cancellation charges will be as follows
    • >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
  • Please Note
    • Written cancellation will be accepted on working days (only). Any cancellation sent on a Sunday or any National Holiday(s), will be considered on the next official working day.
    • In the event of any cancellation(s) after trip commencement, there will be no refunds and any costs incurred due to this cancellation will be borne by you.

* Irrespective of when a trip is booked, the above condition will hold true.

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

Expected Weather

As the season starts in March there can be snow along the trail which generally

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 & June 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 December 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

  • Small day pack/back pack
  • T- shirts / Shirts
  • Shorts
  • Comfortable fit Jeans/Track Pants
  • Jacket/Sweater (please see the section on weather)
  • Floaters
  • Comfortable walking shoes/sneakers
  • Sunscreen Lotion
  • Cap
  • Flashlight
  • Sunglasses with holding strings
  • Medicines, if requiring any specific medication
  • Camera (optional)
  • Mosquito repellent
  • 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.

3 Days | Feb - Jun & Sep - Dec | Moderate


Highlights

High Adventure Quotient : Pump up your adrenaline rush as you raft along rapids of Grade 2 & 3.
The Best of Outdoors : Long stretches of rafting on the less explored river, will be an experience of a lifetime!
High Point : Jayalgarh is on a spectacular location. It touches river Alaknanda on the front side & a beautiful fresh water stream on the right flank.
Enjoy being with like- minded people in the best of Outdoors.

Sketch Itinerary

Day 01 : Jayalgarh Srikot Jayalgarh (2 2- hrs strech)
Day 02 : Jayalgarh Devprayag (3 - 4 hrs stretch ) Jayalgarh (Drive / 45 Min)
Day 03 : Jayalgarh (Drive 3 hrs / 95 kms)

Description

Himalayan Eco Lodges (H.E.L) riverside luxury camp at Jayalgarh is surely the finest riverside camp in the country and a great base to raft from on Alaknanda, Upper Alaknanda & Ganga. 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, Bhagirathi, Pinder & Mandakini.

This deluxe campsite on the banks of Alaknanda River is blessed with an interesting character. There are lots of trees all around and a fresh water stream playing home to a variety of birds & beautiful fields. An odd village home close by and the river creating vibrations very soothing to the ears will make your stay all the more peaceful.

DETAILS
Duration 3 Days
Region Uttarakhand - Garhwal, Uttarakhand

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