has the good rapids and service providers for a White water rafting experience. Rajaji
national park is known for Birding, Jeep Safaris and elephant Rides. Kanatal /
Dhanaulti Provide for excellent himalayan views and are recommended for soft trekking.
Itinerary (can be customised as per guest preferences and constraints)
01-- Delhi to a Camp / Resort in Dhanaulti / Kanatal - 300 kms (8 hours). Dhanaulti / Kanatal are located at 8000 ft above sea level and enjoys a wonderful
Himalayan views. Guests have option to take morning Shatabdi Express
from Delhi and arrive in Dehradun from where Kanatal / Dhanaulti would
be 50/60 kms
02 - For adventure seekers, there is a wide choice of activities such as trekking, rappelling, day/night picnics in forests located nearby and they can be set as per the preference.
03 - Kanatal - Camp near Rishikesh - 100 kms. 3 hours. Relax for rest of the
visit Rishikesh area temples / Ghats. Camps are typically set on the
River Ganges and guests either can relax and enjoy riverside beauty or
indulge in one of the activities at the Camp. Evening Camp fire.
04 - Enjoy a Run of Whitewater Rafting from Camp to Rishikesh (about 20 kms downstream with enroute halt for lunch).
and Day 06 - Rishikesh Camp to Lansdowne (160 kms - 4 hours). Lansdowne
is a colonial era cantonment town. Guests have options for Walks,
trekking and Bird Watching. 400+ species of birds are found in and
around Lansdowne. There are several soft trekking routes which can
be pursued with Lansdowne as a base.
Day 07 - Back to Delhi -
250 kms. 6 hours or Take a train from Kotdwara (40 kms).
- Camps are open during Mid-Sept-April period (Start date and end date may
vary based on water levels).
Access - Delhi Airport is an International
Airport at about 280 kms (6 hours - 7 hours Drive) from Shivpuri where rafting
camps / Rvierside Resorts are located. Rishikesh (30 kms) and Haridwar (50 kms)
are nearest Railheads.
Haridwar and Dehradun are major railheads that get Shatabdi Express from Delhi
(Recommended if you want to avoid Delhi-Rishikesh Drive)