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Rishikesh–Most happening place for White River Rafting

In the Dehradun district of Uttarakhand state in India, the city of Rishikesh is a cultural and religious hub wherein in people not only from India but also from different parts of the world pour in to understand various religious significance of the place varying from Lord Ram’s penance for killing Ravan to Lakshman Jhula to Lord Vishnu’s emergence to Lord Agni’s holy place of penance. However, of lately, Rishikesh has made a name for its River Rafting Packages as well. Since Rishikesh is located at the foothills of the Himalaya mountain ranges with river Ganga flowing from here, it proves to be a naturally developed apt site for White Water Rafting. River Rafting at Kolad and similar other places is of Grade IV, but at Rishikesh, even river rafting of Grade VI is also feasible.


The Gradient of River Ganga is adrenaline gushing as compared to River Rafting near Mumbai and Pune and hence in the rocky and mountainous terrain of Himalayas coupled with steep downstream of river Ganga, Rishikesh gives an unrivalled experience of river rafting. It is for this reason that unlike Kundalika River Rafting which only has a local pull, Rishikesh river rafting as a global pull.

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