Boating in Rishikesh
Boating in Rishikesh
Boating in Rishikesh
Boating in Rishikesh

Boating in Rishikesh

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Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

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What will you experience


30 Mins of Boating


Expert Guides and Instructors


High Quality Safety Equipment


Enjoy Fishing


Witness the Wildlife Species

About the Activity

Activity LocationTehri Lake, Rishikesh
Activity Timings10 AM to 06 PM
Duration10 to 30 Mins
Types of BoatMotor Boating & Speed Boating

About Tehri Lake, Rishikesh:

  • Rishikesh is a captivating city situated in the northern state of Uttarakhand, India. Nestled along the banks of the sacred River Ganges and surrounded by the foothills of the majestic Himalayas.
  • Boating in Rishikesh allows you to immerse yourself in the spirituality of the region. Rishikesh's Boating experience is sure to leave you with unforgettable memories of this mystical and enchanting destination.

About the Boating in Rishikesh:

  • The tour guide will warmly greet you and escort you to Boating at Rishikesh where he will guide you and provide the necessary information about further activities.
  • Rishikesh offers a delightful Boating experience on the serene waters of the Ganges River, making it a popular activity for tourists and adventure enthusiasts alike.
  • Visitors can choose from various types of Boats, including Motor Boats, Speed Boats, and Power Boats depending on their preferences and level of adventure.
  • Boating in Rishikesh provides breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and lush greenery, making it a perfect way to soak in the natural beauty of the region.
  • Boating is a family-friendly activity, suitable for people of all ages and fitness levels, offering a relaxing and enjoyable experience for everyone.
  • Expert guides and instructors ensure the safety of participants and provide valuable tips for a memorable Boating experience.
  • Boating in Rishikesh is reasonably priced, and various packages are available to cater to different interests and time durations, making it accessible to all visitors.
  • Conclude your exhilarating journey with Universal Adventures, filled with adventure and enjoyment, share your cherished experiences with others.

Package Option

Motor Boat

30 Mins

299 per person


Booked 250 times

Speed Boat (Per Round)

30 Mins Per Pound

2999 per Boat

30 Mins
  • 30 mins of Boating
  • Certified Guide
  • Any Personal Expenses
  • Any Travel Expenses

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Know before you book

  • It's advisable to keep a photocopy of your identification documents, such as a passport or ID card, with you for security purposes.
  • Familiarize yourself with the rapid classification system, ranging from Grade I (easy) to Grade VI (extremely dangerous). Stick to grades suitable for your comfort and skill level.
  • Be aware that certain rapids, especially those above Grade III, may not be suitable for children and senior citizens due to their intensity.
  • Always wear a properly fitting life jacket that is in good condition. Avoid oversized or damaged life jackets as they may not provide adequate buoyancy.
  • Avoid rafting after sunset. Rafting in the dark can be dangerous and increases the risk of accidents.
  • Rishikesh's location near water bodies can attract insects. Use mosquito repellents and lotions, and avoid wearing perfumes that may attract insects.
  • Wear appropriate clothing, such as quick-drying shorts or a swimsuit. Consider carrying extra undergarments and a towel in case you get wet during the activity.
  • Carry sunscreen lotion to protect your skin from the harsh sun rays, as well as sunglasses and a hat to shield your eyes and face.
  • Bring waterproof bags to protect your camera, electronic devices, and other valuables from water damage.
  • Understand the basic rafting equipment provided, including life jackets, inflatable rafts, paddles, helmets, dry bags, and rescue throw bags. 

Things to Carry

  • Food and Water Supplies
  • Proper Clothing
  • Id Proof
  • UA Voucher

Frequently Asked Quetions

Where can I go Boating in Rishikesh?

Boating in Rishikesh is primarily done on the River Ganges. There are several spots along the river where you can find operators offering Boating experiences.

Can I bring my camera or phone to the Boat?

Yes, you can bring your camera or phone on the Boat, but it's advisable to keep them in a waterproof pouch or case to protect them from water splashes.

Are life jackets provided during motor Boat and speed Boat rides?

Yes, reputable operators provide life jackets for all passengers to ensure their safety during the Boat rides.

When is the best time for Boating in Rishikesh?

The best time for Boating in Rishikesh is generally from late September to early June when the weather is pleasant and the water levels are suitable for rafting and Boating.

Are there age or fitness restrictions for Boating in Rishikesh?

Yes, there are usually age and fitness restrictions for rafting. Most operators have a minimum age requirement of 12-14 years, and participants are expected to have basic fitness levels to handle the physical demands of rafting.

How long do the Boating trips last?

The duration of Boating trips in Rishikesh varies depending on the type of Boating you choose. Rafting trips can last from a few hours to a full day, while traditional river Boating trips are generally shorter, often lasting around 1 to 2 hours.

What safety measures are in place for Boating in Rishikesh?

Safety is a top priority for Boating operators in Rishikesh. They provide life jackets, helmets, and other necessary safety gear for all participants. Additionally, experienced guides are present throughout the journey to ensure your safety.

Can I go Boating in Rishikesh during the monsoon season?

It is generally not advisable to go Boating in Rishikesh during the monsoon season (July to early September) due to heavy rainfall and increased water flow in the river, which can be dangerous for Boating activities.

Are there any nearby attractions to explore after Boating in Rishikesh?

 Yes, Rishikesh is surrounded by natural beauty and spiritual attractions. After Boating, you can visit nearby temples, ashrams, and the famous Laxman Jhula and Ram Jhula suspension bridges.

How can I Book this Package?

Click "Book Now" and choose your journey date as well as the number of people you'll be travelling with. Fill out the traveller information and submit the payment.  We will provide you with the exact location and pick-up time after your booking is confirmed.  

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