With a major chunk of the Himalayas in the country, India has excellent white water potential including several rivers still awaiting first descent. The rich cultural heritage and hospitablity of himalayan people make river trips in this region an unforgettable experience.
Ganga River Rafting Programmes
The Holy Ganges, offers the professional as well as the amateur, the sheer exhilaration of white water rafting. The Alaknanda and the Bhagirathi, are the main tributaries of the Ganga, and meet at Devprayag, frothing from their racy descent. Their waters are Grade IV and Grade V, challenging the expert to survive the thrill.
We undertake complete operation of Rafting, Camping, Mountaineering, Safari, Wildlife, Orinthology, Yoga and Trekking tours and above all our professional and personalized care.
Ganga near Rishikesh is a popular spot for white water rafting.
River vacations of wilderness adventure. Great Himalayan Expeditions offers fantastic river rafting in Ganges considering excellent safety standards with imported equipment, trained guides and all logistic support. The whitewater river rafting stretch of the Ganges is from Kaudiyala to Rishikesh where the river has 12 major rapids over 36 "Kms" , most of which are easily negotiable and some require our expertise.
We provide complete support for any river expedition in the Himalayas and our river gear includes imported self bailing rafts with all accessories and white water plastic kayaks of different makes Raft or road support is provided by our own professionals/vehicles and we can organize evacuation by air in case of medical emergencies.