Get Wet and Wild with Ganga River Rafting 

Explore Ganga and experience its many faces with an exhilarating rafting tour over miles of unbridled water and tumultuous rapids. If you haven’t tried Ganga river rafting yet, now is the time. Red Chilli Adventures is one of the premier Ganga rafting companies favoured by adventure enthusiasts across India and abroad. Our trips generally cover around 26 kilometres of Ganga rafting in Rishikesh. The routes present breath-taking views of the landscape, offering some of the best Ganga rafting tours around. Our 35-kilometre trip is operated when the river runs high and needs a group of at least four people.

Duration: Half Day/ Full Day      Grade: III+, IV (difficult, requires precise maneuvering)     Location: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

Best time to go: Mid Sept till June end
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Brahmpuri Down - 9km
₹ 600
1 Hour
Season: September till end of June
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
Brahmpuri Down - 9km
₹ 600
Distance: 9 Km                     Grade: II, III (moderate difficulty with clear passages). This is grade II rafting stretch and usually takes about 1 hour on the river. The stretch has about 3 rapids - the good rapids we run on this stretch are Jail No Bail (Grade II+), Double trouble (Grade II) and Hilton (Grade II). These are safe to raft with grade II line. It takes about 25 minutes to drive to the starting point and then about 30/ 45 minutes for  the preparation, inflating the raft and safety briefing. Once safety briefing is done, we get on the rafts. It is an hour’s fun on the river with some good splashes and big hits. We finish our rafting trip just after Ram Jhula and from there it is a 5 minute drive back to Red Chill office. read more read less
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Shivpuri Down White Water Rafting
₹ 900
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2 Hours 30 Minutes
Season: September till end of June
Garhwal, Uttarakhand
Shivpuri Down White Water Rafting
₹ 900
Distance: 16 Km                 Grade: III, III+ (difficult, requires precise maneuvering). This rafting stretch usually takes about 2 hours to finish. It has about 7 rapids including both small and big ones. Some of the good rapids we run on this stretch are Roller coaster (III+), golf Course (III+), and Club house (III). These rapids are safe to raft though there are some big waves and hydraulics. It takes about 30 minutes to one hour to drive to the starting point and then about 30 minutes for the preparation, inflating rafts and safety briefing. Once safety briefing is done, we get on the rafts. It is 2 hours fun on the river with some good splashes and big hits. We finish our rafting trip just before Laxman Jhula and then from there it is a 5 minutes drive back to Red Chilli Adventure office. read more read less
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Ganga River Rafting from Marine Drive
₹ 1,200
3 Hours 30 Minutes
Season: September till end of June
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
Ganga River Rafting from Marine Drive
₹ 1,200
Distance : 26 Km                Grade: III, III+ (difficult, requires precise maneuvering). It is possible to offer you a half day Ganga river rafting or full day rafting trip on the Ganga in Rishikesh. We mostly run 26 km long stretch and it is easy to join a group as we have trip going almost every day. We need minimum a group of two people to run this trip any day. This stretch of water has almost ten grade III and grade III+ rapids which are named according to their type. Like The Three Blind Mice is a grade III rapid called so as the water appears almost calm until you get to three quick and consecutive rapids, each following the other very closely. The other rapids are called Cross Fire (III), Roller Coaster (III+), Golf Course (III+) and Club House (III). The trip begins with a 45 minutes to 1 hr drive to the starting point where an appropriate safety briefing is issued while the rafts and other gears are made ready. The point to take note is that this is a fairly easy stretch even though at times an unexpected hydraulic or big waves might appear which are effortlessly handled by our guides. The rafting down the river in totality takes 2-3 hrs even though it could take as long as 3-4 hrs in the months of December and January. We finish our rafting trip just before Luxman Jhula in Rishikesh and then from there is a 5 minutes drive back to the Red Chilli Adventure office. read more read less
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Ganga River Rafting from Kaudiyala
₹ 2,000
5 Hours
Season: September till end of June
Kaudiyala, Uttarakhand
Ganga River Rafting from Kaudiyala
₹ 2,000
Distance: 35 Km                 Grade: III, III+ (difficult, requires precise maneuvering). It is possible to offer you a half day Ganga river rafting or full day rafting trip on the Ganges in Rishikesh. 35km is only run when river is running high and we need minimum a group of Six people to run this trip. This rafting trip from Kaudiyala (also spelt as Kodiyala) is only offered when the river is running a bit high otherwise it is not possible to run this stretch in one day. This is again grade III, III+ rafting stretch with one grade IV rapid- The Wall, which can be a flipper sometimes which means that the raft may turn upside down throwing us into the water. And regardless of how that sounds it actually is more fun and exciting than dangerous as each raft is not only equipped with able guides and all sorts of safety equipments but each one of you is also wearing a life jacket making it impossible to get hurt. Apart from the 30 minutes drive to the starting point and time taken to issue safety instructions and gear it takes about 4-5 hours on the river and has about 12 rapids including some small and some big ones again interestingly called Daniel's Dip (III+), The Wall (IV), Three blind mice (III+), Cross Fire (III), Roller Coaster (III+), Golf Course (III+) and Club house (III). It takes about one hour to drive to the starting point and then 30 minutes for the preparation and safety briefing. The absolutely thrilling trip ends just before Laxman Jhulla in Rishikesh from where it is another 5 Minutes drive back to The Red Chilli Adventures Office. read more read less
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Enjoy the Best Rafting on Ganga with Your Loved Ones


You can create some extraordinary memories with your loved ones with Ganga rafting in Rishikesh. We run daily trips that can be arranged for as few as two people. So, if you want to avoid the hustle and bustle of a large group, and instead savour the Ganga river rafting experience with just one special friend, we can arrange that for you. Soak in the pristine beauty of the landscape around you. Discover remote and uncharted waters and revel in your solitude amidst nature.

Have Unique Adventures on Ganga

Leave your cares behind and forget the mundaneness of city life as soon as you step into one of the inflatable rafts that will carry you along the river. Explore Ganga and take in all that the Holy river and its environs offer. Get your adrenaline pumping and the blood rushing in your veins as you manoeuvre your raft over tricky rapids. Ganga river rafting presents a unique experience. The river which is calm for the most part turns unpredictable in places where it flows over treacherous terrain. The best Ganga rafting tours provide routes that offer rafters a good variety of curves and turns to challenge them. At Red Chilli Adventures, we run a 35-kilometre trip from Kaudiyala which is a Grade III and III+ rafting stretch for more experienced rafters. The trip is run only when the river is running relatively high and requires a group of minimum four people. We let you choose a tour that is right for you based on your level of experience. So, whether you are a beginner planning your first Ganga rafting in Rishikesh, or a seasoned rafter coming back for another adventure, we will help you explore Ganga in never-before seen ways, providing the perfect balance of safety and excitement.

Best Safety with the Best Ganga Rafting Companies

At Red Chilli Adventures, your safety is our top priority. We want to provide experiences that are memorable for the right reasons. So, we ensure you get your thrills while maintaining the best safety measures. Our experienced instructors are highly trained, with IRF (International Rafting Federation) certification from the best adventure sports institutes in the country. We provide state-of- the-art rafting gear and equipment like safety aids, life jackets, and helmets. Your rafting instructor is certified for Rescue- 3 courses and will provide all necessary instructions and training at the beginning of every river rafting trip. The instructor will teach you basic as well as advanced level techniques depending on the stretch of your tour. A safety kayaker will accompany you on your trip. So, enjoy the best rafting on Ganga carefree, knowing that your safety is in the best hands.

Discover the Best Rafting on Ganga with New Friends

As the popular scouting song goes: ‘Make new friends and keep the old. One is silver and the other is gold’. Meet new people while experiencing the best rafting on Ganga and develop lasting friendships with like-minded people sharing your interests and passion for adventure sports. As one of the best Ganga rafting companies in Rishikesh, Red Chilli Adventures ensures that you never have a dull moment on a tour. A few special mentions so you know what more you can expect during the tour:

  • 10 rapids
  • Body surfing
  • Cliff jumping

Have fantastic adventures on Ganga with strangers, who in time become your friends and create lasting memories that you can cherish for a lifetime.

Get to the Heart of the Action with the Best Ganga Rafting Tours

At Red Chilli Adventures, we want you to focus on your Ganga river rafting experience and leave all the planning and logistics with us. So, we arrange to take you to the starting point, right at the heart of the action and prepare you for your trip. The drive takes about 30 minutes after which our team gets you ready for the tour. At the end of the tour, you are again brought back to the Red Chilli Adventures office, a mere five-minute drive from Laxman Jhula. The best Ganga rafting companies make sure that you don’t have to bother about fussy details
like transport and coordination. Instead, they make sure you relax and enjoy what you intended to do: experience the best rafting on Ganga.

Capture Your Best Ganga Rafting Tours on Camera

Experience the thrill of rushing down the fast current of the Ganga, manoeuvring your raft around rocks and boulders and get those moments captured on camera, to be cherished forever. The pristine natural beauty of these parts of northern India surrounded by the great mountains in the distance are a photographer’s dream. While safety rules prevent rafters from carrying their own cameras, they can get their photographs clicked for an additional cost. The safety kayaker carries a waterproof camera to capture the best moments on water and can share them at the end of the trip. So, whether you want a record of the action on water or want to get back on land to capture the beauty of the landscape, you will be spoiled for choices. What’s even better? Share your photographs on TripAdvisor, accompanied by an account of your experiences. This helps other travellers and adventure sports enthusiasts to find out about the best Ganga rafting companies in the area. Show us some love too by leaving a review about Red Chilli Adventures! So, if you are in Rishikesh, Ganga river rafting is something you should not miss. It is an experience like no other and gives you a chance to explore Ganga in a very intimate way. There is something inherently primal about the experience as the sport necessitates that you have a synchronicity with the river and its flow. This balance is crucial for all rafting trips and helps you hold your own, on the water. So, go ahead and book your own adventure on Ganga. Get away from the concrete jungle of your city and rejuvenate your senses in the lap of nature.