ISO 9001 & ISO 21101 For Safety Management System in Adventure Tourism

RAFTING

FAQs

IS THERE LODGING NEARBY?.
Yes there is. We provide lodging at our base camp which is very near to the river front. WE can accommodate around 100 persons at our place. Apart from this there are many places to stay nearby.
IF THE RIVER DOESN’T GO AROUND IN A CIRCLE, HOW DO WE GET BACK TO WHERE WE STARTED?
Yes the river does not go around in circle. We drive you to place and back in our shuttle vehicle.
HOW DO WE GET THERE?
Almost all our trips start and end at our camp. The direction to our camp is mentioned at our site and also will be mailed, to you.
IF THE RIVER DOESN’T GO AROUND IN A CIRCLE, HOW DO WE GET BACK TO WHERE WE STARTED?
Yes the river does not go around in circle. We drive you to place and back in our shuttle vehicle.
WHAT IS THE BEST TIME FOR RAFTING?
In Ganges rafting is possible at both winters and summers. Rafting happens throughout the year here in Rishikesh except the months of July & August.
IS RAFTING IN WINTERS IS GOOD?
Rafting in winters is good. Contrary to normal perception it is even better to raft in winters as water level is lower and water is rather warmer in winters as it is fed from glaciers.
HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN YOU TAKE RAFTING?
We can manage from 1 to 100. We may manage more if we are informed in well advance. We accommodate individual or small groups. Larger groups appreciates our organizational skills and professionalism in handling big groups.
IS RAFTING DANGEROUS?
Like any other adventure sports/activity rafting/kayaking has element of risk and there is chance of injuries if the precautions are not taken or you become careless to the instruction given by your guide. However, the risk can be minimized to negligible level by choosing the operator with care and adhering to the instructions. Ensure that operator is licensed. We strictly follow the safety procedures and we have experience no serious injuries till this date.
DO I NEED TO BE A SWIMMER?
If you can swim you may enjoy the allied activities of floating more. However, swimming in river is not advisable and can be risky for even expert swimmers. For rafting all you need is safety equipments like Life Jackets, Helmet and rescue bags along with the supervision of expert guide. We give comprehensive briefing of safety procedures before the activities.