Shivpuri, is located just 19 km from the town of Rishikesh, the tranquil town of Shivpuri is much popular with tourists for its Shiva temples, Yoga Camps and a host of Adventure Sports Activities & Riverside Beach Camp River Zone. At Shivpuri, you can indulge in a number of Activities like Jungle Walks, River Rafting, Baech Camping, mountaineering and Jungle Trekking.
If you are planning to go for River Rafting in Rishikesh, conveniently located Shivpuri which offers comfort and all amenities and good experience of your life. The advantage to Raft from Shivpuri is that you can go relax in the natural surrounding and swimming in the river as well as do all the adventure activities.
River Rafting Peak Period
October till June. Even though world over River Rafting is considered a winter sport, here in India people prefer the summers to crash into the rapids. October till Mid November , and March till June is the high season. The low season is the winter season – from Mid November till February. The weekends are pretty much booked in advance in peak season, but weekdays are always available to those who prefer peace and quiet.
River Rafting Rapids
Rapids or white water is called so due to the movement of water over the underlying rocks and depends on the river volume and rock size. The rapids are ranked on the scale of 1 to 5 depending on difficulty level. While a grade 1 rapid is something you won’t bother about, a grade 4 rapid has enough force to flip the raft. Thankfully, there is minimal risk at Rishikesh as most rapids are less than 3.
People should be physically & mentally fit for the river rafting, they are not suffering from any medical problem like, problem in back bone, Knees, Asthma, High blood pressure or Low blood pressure and Heart Problem.