RAFTING ON THE GANGES
3 Days | 2 Nights Tour
The perfect study break for student travelers to India!
Three exciting days of adventure await as you raft along the “holiest river in the world,” the Ganges. Discover the river in its many moods, whether foaming in between rocky chasms or gently washing up onto sandy shores. Our program also features hiking, practicing yoga, and participating in a traditional Aarti ceremony.
Note: The best time to experience Rafting on the Ganges is October – June
3-4 Star Hotel
Starting from $475 per person
- 2 nights accommodation
- All meals, including evening tea
- Expert guide throughout the program
- Rafting, hiking and yoga
- Visit to Rishikesh
- Twilight Aarti Ceremony
- Desert Safari with dinner
- Round trip transfers
Fly from Delhi to Dehradun where you will meet a Students Fare ambassador and transfer to your adventure resort in the foothills of the Himalayas. After lunch, enjoy a short hike to Badal Village that takes you through beautiful fields, along streams, and into a traditional Garhwal village. You will be back at camp in time for high tea. In the evening, enjoy a presentation by a local expert who will introduce you to the region’s flora and fauna.
Start your day with a Yoga session by the Ganga River, the perfect location for a special memory. Then it’s back to the camp for breakfast and your first day of rafting. After a safety briefing, it’s time to go out rafting into some exhilarating Grade 2 and 3 rapids! Later in the day, you’ll visit Rishikesh, the Yoga Capital of the World, where you’ll be invited to participate in the evening’s Aarti prayer ceremony.
Start the morning with another yoga session and breakfast before heading out for more rafting! Today, you’ll experience “Return to Sender” and “Roller Coaster” Grade 3 rapids, and “Golf Course” Grade 4 rapid. After an energy-filled morning, it will be back to camp for lunch and then the transfer to the airport.