Lower Alaknanda Family Expedition


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This is an expedition for all, suitable for children, and family groups apart from people who want an expedition which gives them a beautiful outdoor experience and ample time to enjoy that experience.

This is probably the only expedition that we strongly recommend for families. Kids above 10 years can attempt it. The expedition starts at Srinagar and finishes at Kaudiyala. Just before we encounter the bigger rapids of Ganga. The entire section that we run has onlt class I & II Rapids. Ideal for Kids and adults of all ages.

This is a completely self supported trip, wherein all our camping gear, food etc. is carried on cargo rafts. The completeness of experience is what makes this rafting trip more adventurous.

Kayaking : If you are a kayaker, you can also join this expedition on kayak with an existing trip or in an exclusive kakay expedition.

Variations : For extended / truncated versions of this expedition click on Variations tab below.

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Location Srinagar to Kaudiyala
Duration 3 days
Pickup - Drop Point Rishikesh to Rishikesh
Difficulty EASY
   Trip stats   Season   Departures   Pictures   Variations
   Trip stats   Season   Departures   Pictures   Variations
   Trip stats   Season   Departures   Pictures   Variations
Day 1: Drive to Srinagar. Rafting starts.
Arrival at Shivpuri/Rishikesh in morning. Drive to Srinagar 4 hours, breakfast on the way. Rafting starts from Srinagar. All the camping gear, rations and personal belongings of participants are placed in dry bags and are secured on the cargo raft. The day's rafting will end around lunch time, and we will stop at an isolated beach. While the lunch is readied, camp setup activities will proceed, and all participants are expected to participate in these activities. Overnight in tents.
Day 2: Bagwan to Beas Ghat.
Wake up to the sounds of nature. After taking breakfast, the rafting journey will continue, and will pass through beautiful landscapes, small villages and unspoiled natural environment. Lot of small and moderate rapids will dot the day's trip. Today we ground the rafts at a very beautiful and isolated beach at Beas Ghat, which is reachable only by the river. Rest of the day is spent in various camp activities, and generally lazing around or exploring, apart from playing volleyball or similar.
Day 3: Beas Ghat to Kaudiyala.
This is the last day of our expedition. Several exciting rapids to soak in, and enjoy. We finish the trip at Kaudiyala. From Kaudiyala we will drive to Shivpuri Base ( 1 hrs drive ). Here we will bid farewell and a safe journey to our participants.

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