Learn the basic skills and techniques of kayaking on this 3-day kayaking course in Rishikesh. Your training begins on day 1 when an experienced kayaking instructor will guide you on the proper ways of handling the kayaking equipment. By day 3, you'll be paddling on the Ganges, making your way through white-water rapids rated grade I and II. Every day, you'll six hours learning how to kayak, while enjoying the breathtaking scenery of the mighty Ganges flowing across the mountains of Uttarakhand.
Travellers are not required to have any prior experience in kayaking before booking this kayaking course in Rishikesh. The course has been designed to suit the needs of a beginner kayaker.
This kayaking course takes you to the glacier-fed waters of the holy Ganges as it flows through the town of Rishikesh. As you learn the basic techniques like a wet exit or an Eskimo Roll, you'll be surrounded by sweeping views of the mountains and forests of Uttarakhand. Even as the rapids of the Ganga present an exciting adventure, spectacular views of the river twisting and turning across hills are sure to overwhelm you.
Learn kayaking in Rishikesh on a short 3-day itinerary. | Practice kayaking on the Ganges for six hours every day. | Learn kayaking in small groups with personalized attention. | Kayak over rapids rated grade I and II.
Arrive at the tour operator's office in Tapovan, Rishikesh. Here, you'll meet your kayaking instructor and begin the day's training. Today, you'll begin with modules of theory designed to give you a basic understanding of kayaking. After the classroom session, you'll board a private vehicle and travel to a spot on the Ganges to begin practical exercises. Today, you'll start off on still water and learn about the proper ways of handling the kayaking equipment, different safety protocols to be maintained, techniques to use the paddle and ways to navigate the boat. You'll spend about six hours on the Ganges before the day's session ends by late afternoon. You can spend the rest of the day at leisure.
For cancellations made more than 7 days before start date of the Rishikesh kayaking course for beginners: 95% refund.
For cancellations made 2-7 days before start date of the Rishikesh kayaking course for beginners: 45% refund.
For cancellations made less than 2 days before start date of the Rishikesh kayaking course for beginners: no refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Travellers are required to follow instructions of the kayaking instructor during the beginner's kayaking course in Rishikesh.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is prohibited during the kayaking sessions.