If adventure runs into your veins than Rishikesh is the destination for rejuvenating yourself and have an exciting holiday trip with your loved ones. This holy town is a beautiful mixture of spirituality and natural grace that helps to refresh body and mind. It is the growing tourist spot that attract thousands of backpackers annually. But what allures most of the travellers is the array of adventures that the town offers. For active travellers, it opens the gateway of adventurous activities of riding high on the wild waters of the Ganga and camping on forest and beaches that take them away from rest of the world.
Offering the great fusion of chilly conditions, lush green forests, lofty Himalayan peaks, lovely sand beaches with Garhwal Himalaya Mountains, Rishikesh is the leading destination for experience thrilling adventures in India. This place continues to lure people around the globe who want a quick escape from their routine and monotonous lifestyle.
Usually people visit this Dev-Bhumi in Uttarakhand for the holy dip in Ganga but the adventurous activities offer by the town leave them captivated. Try these exciting activities to make your holidays more mesmerizing and pleasurable.
Feel The Thrill Of River Rafting
Powerful Ganga passes through the town, offer the super rafting opportunities to the travellers. Depending on one’s ability and energy level, one can seek the water adventure. The best part is everyone can enjoy the thrill of rafting without bothering about the need to be a swimmer or a professional rafter.
The strong currents of river Ganga flowing from the Mountain Range of Himalaya make Rishikesh the best place to enjoy the rafting adventure. Shivpuri, almost 15 Kms from Rishikesh is the major point to experience the thrill of white water rafting. Apart from that, you can also start the rafting from Brahmpuri and Kaudiyala too according to the rapids you want to fight with.
Wash away your fears and sail across the river to challenge the whirlpools and rapids that ranges slow to wild. With the little help from the guide you can surely manage to successfully complete the rafting stretch with your super fighting spirit.
Experience The Wonderful Activity Of Camping
The river rafting adventure in Rishikesh is incomplete without experiencing the rustic charm of beach camping under the open sky. It is a wonderful activity that attracts many travellers to visit the holy town and experience the beauty of nature. There are many sites to camp dotted along the banks of Ganga such as Brahmapuri (9 kms from Rishikesh), Shivpuri (16 kms from Rishikesh), Marine Drive (26 kms from Rishikesh), Byasi (30 kms from Rishikesh) and Kaudiyala (36 kms from Rishikesh).
These beach camps are well equipped with the needful amenities that make it an ideal place to relax and rejuvenate in the lap of Mother Nature. Associated activates like beach volleyball, birding and forest trailing add extra pleasure to camping tour to Rishikesh.
There are several companies that provide the Rafting And Camping Packages. You can check their packages and opt for the suited and reasonable one to enjoy the adventure of a lifetime.