26 Km River Rafting Marine Drive to Rishikesh


The river rafting stretch of 26Kms from Marine Drive offers Class I and III+ level rapids for you to feel the adrenaline rush while rafting. Guest will be provided with good quality safety gear such as helmets, life jackets, etc. to ensure your maximum safety. To give your adrenaline rush a boost, the Marine Drive rafting experience also offers scope for an additional adventures on the river like cliff jumping and body surfing.

  • From: Marine Drive To Nim Beach
  • Distance: 26 Kms
  • Office Location: Shivpuri
  • Total Rapids: 13  |  Grade: 1 to 3+
  • Includes: Cliff jumping, body surfing, all safety equipment like a helmet, life jackets, paddle, etc

  • Minimum Age: 16 Years
  • Maximum Age: 50 Years
  • Weight: Below 100 Kg
  • A person should be physically and medically fit.

  • The guest will have to pay Rs 20 per person for a government slip at the rafting starting point and its not included in the rafting price.
  • After booking, please inform on given contact number at least 30 minutes before reaching the rafting office.
  • During weekends and holidays, please be patient and wait for your turn at the rafting office. Due to bad traffic conditions it may take up to 1-2 hours.
  • According to the instruction given by the government, rafting is not allowed for a child younger than 15 years.
  • Booking is non-refundable so please book only for the person who fulfills the eligibility criteria.

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About Marine Drive River Rafting

If you want to try on something adventurous on your Rishikesh trip, then you must try river rafting from Marine Drive to Rishikesh. This rafting stretch starts from Marine Drive and ends at Nim Beach, Rishikesh. The average duration of the Shivpuri rafting is 150-180 minutes (100-120 minutes on the river + 30-45 minutes on extra things). October to May is the best time to visit Rishikesh for 26 Kms white water rafting. The smaller version of 10kms from the same starting point is also available from Marine Drive to Shivpuri. A trip to Rishikesh is incomplete without river rafting, so get ready to embark on this exciting and adventurous rafting in Rishikesh. Be mesmerized by the beautiful mountain views with coniferous forests that surround the Ganga river.

  • Starting Point: Marine Drive
  • End Point: Nim Beach, Tapovan, Rishikesh
  • Office Location: Shivpuri
  • Total Rapids in 26 Km Rafting: 13
  • Rapid Grade: 01 to 03+ Grade
  • Activity Timings: 07 to 02 PM
  • Duration: 2.5 to 3.5 Hours
  • Rafting Firm Certification & License: From Uttarakhand Government  (UTDB)
  • River Guide License: From Uttarakhand Government (UTDB)

Reach the rafting office at your convenience as per your schedule. From rafting office, our vehicle will take you to the starting point (Marine Drive – 10 km ahead of Shivpuri Office). You will be briefed before the activity and accompanied by a professional guide to ensure your safety. After finishing the rafting, our vehicle (Bolero Camper) will bring the rafts and equipment back to the office, and guests can choose to come back to the office via same vehicle.


  • Cliff Jumping & Body Surfing (Cliff Jumping Depends on Water Level. Not Available in some cases.)
  • Safety Equipment like a life jacket, helmet, paddle, etc.
  • Transportation from rafting office (Shivpuri) to the starting point (Marine Drive) and from endpoint (Nim Beach) to office (Shivpuri).


  • Any pickup facility to reach the rafting office.
  • Any kind of insurance.
  • Anything which is not mentioned in the Inclusion list.

Cost of 26 Km Rafting from Marine Drive to Nim Beach

The official cost of 26 km river rafting from Shivpuri is Rs 1500 per person and it varies depending on the season and the operators you select. Camp at Rishikesh offers you this rafting stretch @ Rs 1300 per person. Other than the rafting cost guest have to pay Rs 20 Per Person for a government rafting slip at the rafting starting point & which is not included in the rafting price.

  • Official Price: Rs 1500 Per Person (as per GNRR)
  • After Discount: Rs 300 Per Person (The price after discount varies depending on the season – please Whatsapp us to know the latest price)

How To Book 26 Km Rafting from Marine Drive

  1. To book this rafting simply WhatsApp us and provide the details like the total no of people, date of travel, and any specific query. A confirmation on the availability of the activity will be shared over call / Whatsapp with you.
  2. You need to revert over call / WhatsApp to book this activity. To reserve the slots for your dates you have to confirm your booking by submitting an advance amount. Payment modes will be provided on Whatsapp.
  3. Once the advance payment is done and verified, you will receive a booking confirmation on your Whatsapp with the details like address, managers’ mobile numbers, payment status, location on Google Maps, etc.


Terms & Condtions

Before submitting the advance amount, you are agreeing to our Regular Terms & Conditions which are mentioned below –

  • This booking is non-refundable.
  • Avoid consuming heavy food or alcoholic beverages before and after the activity.
  • Participants are not allowed to carry any sharp object, lighter, luggage bag, alcohol, knife, etc.
  • The activity might be delayed or postponed due to weather conditions. In such a scenario, the next best possible time slot will be informed.
  • Any personal expenses or items of personal nature will not be included in the package. Any meals or transfers not mentioned in the itinerary are to be considered an exclusion in the deal.
  • The total decided package cost will not be affected if there is any reduction in the number of persons.
  • Visitors are required to follow activity timings.
  • Any breakage or damage of any items will be charged at actuals.
  • The advance amount is taken to reserve the slots for your travel date. Timing will be shared by the rafting office (09 AM to 02 PM)
  • Carrying an extra pair of clothes is recommended.
  • Videography and Photography Prices are not included in the package
  • The balance amount should be paid on arrival at the rafting office.
  • All activities are subject to weather conditions.
  • All the packages mentioned on the website have actual pictures of camps/activities. A slight difference could be there due to the season-to-season installation of tents/cottages.
  • Participants are requested to report to the venue at least 30 minutes before their chosen time slot. Timings must be strictly followed, as the activity is strictly a time constraint.
  • The operator reserves the right to accept or decline any bookings or reservations, admit, disallow or evict any guest or group at any time, without any obligations.
  • Unreasonable or threatening behavior will not be tolerated and the river guide reserve the right to refuse the entry of anyone who is behaving badly and causing trouble to other rafters. In such cases, we will not provide a refund for holiday days lost.
  • All foreign nationals must share their passport and visa details at the time of arrival and entry.
  • Any disputes arising out of this Offer shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of competent courts in Tehri, Uttarakhand.


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