Tour to Rishikesh- the Adventure Capital Of India !!
About Rishikesh Backpacking Trip :
Call it the ‘Yoga Capital of India’, or ‘Adventure Capital of India’, or one of the top spiritual destinations in the world, Rishikesh has something to offer to every kind of traveler. A Rishikesh tour package encapsulates everything from ancient temples, new age cafes and serene yoga ashrams to exhilarating adventure sports. Besides, rafting and camping in Rishikesh, you can also indulge in an array of adventure sports, like – flying fox, mountain biking, giant swing or cliff jumping. The city is also a base to many Himalayan treks and you cannot miss bungee jumping in Rishikesh, as the highest bungee jumping point of India is located here. In addition, you can also witness the holy and magnificent Ganga aarti, here. As you step here, you will feel that the city has a serene spiritual aura to it. No wonder, the Beatles chose Rishikesh to meditate! The majestic snow-capped mountains, towering Deodar trees and pristine Ganges River, are all a visual delight to the eyes when you are camping in Rishikesh. So, don’t spend more time in thinking! Just book your seats, pack your bags and be ready for an enthralling journey.
Category : Backpacking India
Duration : 04 Nights / 05 Days
Location : Rishikesh
Difficulty Level : Easy
Average Temperature : 20°C
What is included in the tour
1.Daily Breakfast and Dinner.
2. Delhi – Rishikesh – Delhi Train Tickets Charges
3. 03 Nights’ accommodation in Home-stays or Tents or Hotel or in similar sharing basis.
4. All Transfers between Delhi to Delhi in Volvo Bus.
5. All internal transfers by local vehicle. (Bus, Auto)
6. Rafting charges
What is NOT included in the tour
1. Airfare / Train fare for Mumbai-Delhi-Mumbai.
2. Lunch for all days.
3. Bungee jumping charges (at own cost)
4. Personal Expenses (Mineral water, extra Meals).
5. Taxes as applicable.
6. Anything other than mentioned above
1) Staying at riverside campsite
2) Indulge in a daring adventure – Bungee Jumping (83 m high)
3) Enjoy lip-smacking barbeque for dinner
4) Indulge in yet another adventure –White River Rafting (26 Km long)
5) Jump into river Ganga from the cliff
6) Exploring local Rishikesh and witnessing Maha Arti at Ganga Ghat
Day 1 : Arrival at Delhi
Arrive at Delhi airport or railway station in morning and reach at the meeting point – Majnu Ka Tila. We will board a Volvo bus by 6:30 pm and leave for Rishikesh. Overnight journey to Rishikesh.
Day 2 : Camping at Rishikesh
Rishikesh tour starts today. After arriving at Rishikesh, check into the riverside camps at 11 AM. The campsite is located near Shivpuri, 10 km ahead of Rishikesh. With the Ganges River flowing by the side and picturesque view of mountains, experience a comfortable experience of camping in Rishikesh. After taking some rest, have lunch by the riverside. Spend rest of the day at leisure. You can take a walk on the beautiful white sand beach or play volleyball or just relax in the spacious tents. Then, have dinner by 9 pm and retire to the bed.
Day 3 : Rishikesh
Post breakfast, we get ready for 16 km river rafting, which starts from Shivpuri and ends at Ram Jhula. River rafting in Rishikesh is the most popular activity. After indulging in this adventurous activity for 3 hrs, you can also try out cliff jumping under the supervision of experienced guides. Then, check into the Hosteller in Rishikesh. Relax and chill in the super cool backpacker hostel. Later in the evening, indulge in few local activities like Ganga Aarti, local walking tour, food tour, etc. You can register at the reception of The Hosteller for all these tours. After this, wind up the day by having delicious vegetarian dinner and spend the night under a million stars.
Day 4 : Rishikesh
Wake up early and choose any one of these options –
1) Bungee Jumping
2) Yoga session at the hostel
After doing any one activity, we will have food and walk to Beatles Ashram. It is the famous ashram, where the ‘The Beatles’ band stayed and composed their songs. Stay at The Hosteller.
Day 5 : Depart from Rishikesh for Delhi
Post Breakfast Depart from Rishikesh for Delhi. Catch early morning train from Haridwar to Delhi. Reach Delhi around 4 pm in the evening.
Tour concludes with happy memories :)
Catch flight /train to Mumbai.
Note : Bungee jumping charges are not included in the price but Mumbai Travellers will book the slot on your behalf and will assist while booking (Please ensure that you need to book slot for bungee jumping in advance, as they fill fast on all weekends).
Bungee Charges – Rs. 3600/- & River Rafting – Rs. 800/- (Both charges are approximate. Extra Taxes will be applicable)