Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Long Weekend Good Friday Rishikesh Rafting Trip

                        Around Delhi team is organizing an all inclusive trip to Rishikesh for rafting on the Long weekend of Good Friday 29th-31st March 2012. This is an opportunity for friends and family to travel together and enjoy stay and various adventure activities like rafting, trekking, beach volleyball etc. The camps are in jungle area on the white sands of the Ganga Beach, very close to nature but are easily reachable about 15 km from Rishikesh and 250 from Delhi.

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River Ganges
6 AM 29th March Friday - Leave from Delhi, Dhaula Kuan in 27 seater/Tempo Traveller  on a shared basis. Mineral water one each for travel.

9 AM Breakfast on the way

12:30 pm Reach the camps , welcome drink on arrival, Chk in the camps on double/triple sharing as booked. 

1:30 PM After a piping hot lunch enjoy Beach volleyball, cricket & lots of fun u can enjoy in Downstream adjacent to camp, 
5:30 PM Tea/Coffee with pakoras
7:00 PM Evening there will be Bon fire with veg and non veg snacks, You can go for an optional Night Trek, Back to camp, 
9:00 PM dinner (Veg/ Non veg), O/N stay in tents 

30th March, Saturday
7 AM Morning Tea
7:30 AM Breakfast
Tents at the Rishikesh Camp
8:30 AM Set out for marine drive for rafting after instructions. Explore the beautiful surroundings and attend a briefing on rafting techniques. The group would then raft down from Marine Drive to the Rishikesh through exciting rapids like  Return to sender, Roller Coaster, Golf Course, Club house, Body surfing, Tea off, Initiation, Double trouble. One would also get a chance to try their hand at the exciting sport of Cliff Jumping and Body Surfing.
We Complete the stretch at Rishikesh & Back to camp.

2 PM Lunch

3 PM onwards- Time at Leisure or you can enjoy activities at the camp. An optional activity of Bridge slithering/Rapelling can be arranged for those interested at extra charges.

5:30 PM Tea/Coffee with pakoras

7:00 PM Evening there will be Bon fire with veg and non veg snacks, You can go for an optional Night Trek, Back to camp, 

Beach at the Camp
9:00 PM dinner (Veg/ Non veg), O/N stay in tents 

31st March
7 AM Bed tea
8 AM Breakfast
10 AM Depart from the camp
11 PM Stopover at Laxman Jhula/ Haridwar
2Pm Lunch on the way (veg)
5 PM Evening tea with cookies
7 PM Reach Delhi- End of Trip.

About the Camp

Ready to go for Rafting
 The camps used are one of the best in Rishikesh, located about 16k from Rishikesh near Shivpuri. The camps can be reached easily and without any difficult descent or climb from the main road, you don't have to carry your luggage also the camp which will be done by our vehicles to the camp. The tents are large with sitout areas and can easily accommodate 3 people. These are one of the few camps which has running water English toilets with provision of shower bathrooms. Limited electricity is available during the evening. Food has been liked by all our guests.

About Around Delhi
Around Delhi the organisers of this trip are 'Around Delhi Holidays Pvt Ltd' completing 10 years in business of travelling and arranging trips. We have the distinction of arranging one of the largest camping and rafting group of about 250 people recently.(see blog)

Cost per person on double sharing- Rs 5555/-
Cost per person on triple sharing  -  Rs 5100/-
Children below 5 years no charge without seat in coach or rafting
Children 5-10 years with or without rafting, with seat in coach 4500/-
Children above 10 yrs - adult charge

Inclusions- Stay in tents for 2 nights, 3 bfast, 3 lunch, 2 dinners, 3 evening tea, 2 evening snacks (veg+ non veg), rafting and adventure activities as per itinerary above, transfers Delhi-Rishkesh-Delhi in A/c vehicle ( A/c will not work beyond Rishikesh). One mineral water bottle one litre per day in the camps and one each in transfers.

Above cost does not include
Service tax - 3.09%
Things of personal nature
Potter service
Evening beverage
Anything not mentioned as above.

(persons who are booking alone can share a tent or pay a supplement of Rs 2500/-)

Without travel packages start at Rs 2000/- per person for 1n/2d with rafting from Shivpuri to Rishikesh and bf,lunch and dinner.

For Bookings and queries Contact us at 9811193634/09891458220 or email us at

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