Teesta River Rafting
Teesta River Rafting
Teesta River Rafting
Teesta River Rafting
Teesta River Rafting

Teesta River Rafting

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Teesta River, West Bengal

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What will you experience


25 - 60 Mins of Rating


Certified Instructor


High Quality Safety Equipment


Feel the Adrenaline Rush


4-5 Rapids


Capture the Memories

About the Activity

Activity LocationMelli
Activity Timing8 AM to3 PM

About Teesta River:

  • The Teesta River is a tributary of the Brahmaputra River that travels 315 kilometres from its source in the Japanese Himalayas near Chunthang, Sikkim.
  • The Teesta River is a well-known river rafting destination that offers rafting through steep ravines and whitewater rapids in a beautiful natural setting.

About the Teesta River Rafting:

  • Enjoy and pass through the deep ravines of the Teesta River on an exciting Teesta river rafting adventure.
  • This guided Teesta river rafting sport lasts between one and three hours.
  • The length of the Teesta rafting adventure is determined by the river's float.
  • This river rafting pastime allows you to pass through a maximum of four to five rapids.
  • This Teesta rafting activity comes in two different lengths: 7 km and 5 km.
  • This hobby will be handled by a knowledgeable professional.
  • The booklet will give you a rough idea of the water rafting regulations and safety considerations.
  • A swimmer, as well as the manual, can be on board to provide additional safety.
  • The Teesta river rafting activity can be done with all of the necessary gear and top-notch equipment.
  • The Teesta River rafting is rated on a scale of two to four.
  • Apart from the handbook, a raft can allow up to 5 contributors if the COVID-19 Guidelines are followed.

Package Option

River Rafting (Short Trip)

25-30 Mins

4000 per Boat

River Rating (Long-Trip)

60 Mins

5000 per Boat

25-30 Mins
  • Bhalukhola to Labarbotay Rafting
  • 25-30 mins of Rating
  • 5 pax can sit in a boat
  • 2 Rapids
  • Any Personal Expenses
  • Any Travel Expenses

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Know before you book

  • Participants are not permitted to carry any sharp objects, such as a lighter, a bag, drink, or a knife.
  • Participants are required to be at the site at least half an hour before their scheduled time slot. Because the pastime involves a time limitation, timing must be closely adhered to.
  • Participants must pay attention to the trainer's instructions both before and after the activity.
  • Any food or transports that are no longer specified in the itinerary are to be considered an exclusion from the offer.
  • The guidelines established by each state's government must be followed. Distancing from others must be maintained. Hand sanitization and mask use are recommended regularly.
  • Every male and female tourist must present identification at the time of booking as well as upon arrival. PAN cards will no longer be accepted as valid forms of identification.
  • At the time of booking, as well as upon arrival, all foreign nationals must share their passport and visa information.
  • Any damage or breakage to any electronics may be invoiced at cost.
  • It is permitted for a man or woman to weigh less than 90 kg and to be older than five years.
  • For safety reasons, this Teesta river rafting activity is not recommended for women who are more than three months pregnant, anyone who has had primary surgery, anyone who has a damaged leg/arm, anyone who has persistent back or neck difficulties, and so on.
  • Any private charges or items of a personal nature will no longer be covered by the Teesta river rafting package.
  • The trainer maintains the right to refuse any player who is deemed unfit to participate in the Teesta river rafting adventure.
  • Before and after your Teesta river rafting adventure, avoid eating large meals or drinking alcoholic beverages.
  • Because of the weather, the Teesta river rafting excursion is likely to be canceled or postponed. In such a case, the next available first-class time slot may be informed.

Things to Carry

  • Quick-Dry Clothing
  • Water Shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Snacks
  • Water Bottle
  • Waterproof Camera
  • River Map
  • Towel
  • UA Voucher

Frequently Asked Quetions

How Safe is River Rafting at Teesta?

River Rafting at Teesta is Safe as you will be guided by an Expert Team of Universal Adventures and all the Government guidelines such as Distance maintenance, Hand sanitation, etc are followed strictly. All the Safety equipment is also provided by the team for your Safety.    

What is the Exact Teesta river Rafting location?

The Exact Teesta River Rafting location is in Melli which is located 7 KM upstream from Teesta Bazaar. 

What is Included in the Teesta river Rafting package?

There are two variants in the Package: 

1. River rafting (Short Trip): 

Price Includes:

  • Bhalukhola to Labarbotay Rafting
  • 25-30 mins of Rafting
  • 5 pax can sit in a boat
  • 2 Rapids 

2. River Rafting (Long-Trip) 

Price Includes:

  • 7th Mile to Labarbotay Rafting
  • 60 mins of Rafting
  • 5 pax can sit in a boat
  • 7 Rapids 

What is the Minimum Age to take part in Teesta River Rafting?

The Minimum Age to take part in Teesta River Rafting is 5 years. However, they won't be allowed in high volume rapids. 

What is the Timeslot for doing River Rafting at Teesta?

The Timeslot for doing River Rafting at Teesta is from 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM and the activity lasts for 30 minutes to 1 hour depending upon the Package.

Is there any Weight Restriction to do the activity?

It is permitted for a man or woman who weigh less than 90 Kg.

What is the Booking Procedure for the trip?

After clicking "Book Now," fill in the traveler information, including the number of people in your party, your travel date, and other data, and make the required payment. Upon confirmation of your reservation, you will be informed of the exact location of the activity as well as the pick-up time. If you have any questions, please call our toll-free number "+918533812266."                   

What is Not included in the Teesta river Rafting package?

Any Personal Expenses and Any Transportation Expenses are Not included in the Package.

What is Teesta river famous for?

The Teesta River flows 315 km from its source in the Japanese Himalayas in Chunthang, Sikkim, and it is a tributary of the Brahmaputra River.

In a stunning natural setting, the Teesta River is a well-known river rafting site that provides rafting through narrow canyons and whitewater rapids.

What to Carry for a River rafting trip?

Before you start on a river rafting trip , make sure to keep the necessary medicine, repellants, lotion and sunscreen such as inhalers, bee sting kits, mosquito repellants, and lotions and sprays, etc. in a dry carry bag.

What is the Best time to do River rafting?

The Main Season for river rafting is between April and October when there are fewer heat waves of the sun. Though, winters can make the water extremely cold, so, it is advised to dress up in layers. 

What to Wear while River rafting?

It is recommended to wear in layers while participating in any water sport, especially rafting, since this will give you the flexibility to add or remove clothing as needed. Dressing with synthetic materials like wool and polyester is also a smart idea. You'll stay warm even after your rafting trip with this.

Can a Beginner do River rafting?

If you have never been on a rafting trip, then it is time for you to try something new and exciting. A rafting trip will provide you with the much-needed skill-building experiences that can help you build up your rafting skill. You will be taught the basic safety measures required while rafting, and this will help you enjoy the trip even more.

What is Rafting?

Rafting and whitewater rafting are recreational outdoor activities which use an inflatable raft to navigate a river or other body of water. This is often done on whitewater or different degrees of rough water. Dealing with risk is often a part of the experience.

Is ID compulsory ?

ID proof is mandatory for each individual guest at the time of booking, and also upon arrival. PAN card will not be considered as a valid address proof.
All foreign nationals must share their passport and visa details at the time of booking, and also upon arrival.

Who should not participate in the activity?

For safety purposes, this Teesta river rafting activity is not recommended for women who are more than 3 months pregnant, anyone who has had major surgery, or has a broken leg/arm, has chronic back or neck pains, etc.

Is Alcohol allowed during the Activity?

Avoid consuming heavy food or alcoholic beverages before and after the Teesta river rafting activity.

What is Sikkim famous for?

Sikkim is notable for its biodiversity, including alpine and subtropical climates, as well as being a host to Kanchenjunga, the highest peak in India and third highest on Earth. 

What are the Special foods of Sikkim?

Sel Roti, Sweet Rice Bread, Sishnu ko soup (Nettle Soup), Hard Churpi and Momo are some of the famous food of Sikkim.

What is the culture of Sikkim?

Sikkim is a distinctive fusion of many traditions, beliefs, and practices from various communities. Three tribes, the Lepchas, the Bhutias, and the Nepalese, have lived in Sikkim since antiquity. Even today, they are still forming the people's community and culture in Sikkim.

What are the Other Activities in Sikkim?

Mountaineering, River Rafting, Paragliding, Mountain Biking and Canyoning are some of the Other Activities in Sikkim.

Where are the best pilgrimage sites in Sikkim?

There are many religious places in Sikkim which are sacred sites for people from all faiths and religions. Some of the most famous religious places in Sikkim include Gahesh Tok, Siddheshwara Dham and numerous places of worship across faiths throughout the state.

What is the currency used in Sikkim?

Indian Rupee is the currency used in Sikkim.

How much does Teesta River Rafting Cost?

Teesta River Rafting has two variants. River Rafting (Short Trip) Costs INR 4000 per boat which includes 30 minutes of rafting and River Rating (Long-Trip) costs INR 5000 per boat and it includes 1 hour of River Rafting which will become a fruitful experience that you may cherish for a lifetime.   

How to Reach Teesta river?

By Air: The nearest airport is Bagdogra International Airport(IXB). Travellers can hire a taxi from Bagdogra to reach Teesta Bazaar from where they can easily reach their destination.

By Road: You can first reach Darjeeling and then via taxi or shared jeep, you may head to Teesta Bazaar to further move towards your destination.

By Train: New Jalpaiguri Junction Railway Station(NJP) is the nearest railway station to Teesta Bazaar from where you can head towards your destination. 

Is there any Refund policy if the activity is cancelled?

Yes,there is a Refund policy if the activity gets cancelled due to operational reasons or bad weather conditions. To know more about the Refund policy, refer to the Terms and Condition section on our official website universaladventures.in