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  • Trip introduction

    Bring in the new year 2019 at this riverside campsite in Rishikesh! You'll spend the days trying out fun outdoor activities, and when night falls, you'll enjoy an outdoors New Year 2019 party! You'll gather around a flickering bonfire with your fellow campers and celebrate the last night of the year with some snacks and soft drinks.

    This package also includes an exciting session of whitewater rafting on the Ganges, on the 16 kms stretch between Shivpuri and Laxmanjhula. It's the perfect plan to celebrate New Year 2019 with a group of friends looking for adventure and a night under the stars!

    Destination

    This lovely campsite is on the banks of the Heule river, one of the tributaries of the Ganga. You'll be staying in Swiss tents with comfortable beds and fans, and can walk down to the river any time you choose. The cool winter breeze of Rishikesh that rustles through the woods makes for cosy bonfire nights at the campsite.

    Destination highlights

    Spend two nights at a riverside camp in Rishikesh. | Celebrate the New Year 2019 with bonfire and snacks. | Stay in comfortable Swiss tents on the banks of a gurgling river. | Start the new year 2019 with a thrilling whitewater rafting session on the Ganges!

    Activity Details

    III +

    Yes

    10

    3 hrs

    16 kms

    120 kgs

    Inflatable raft

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of New Year 2019 camping in Rishikesh: Check-in and enjoy!

    Arrive at your campsite by noon, and check-in to your tent. You'll be greeted with a non-alcoholic welcome drink, and then can head for a delicious buffet lunch. You can walk down to the river for a paddle or go for a walk to a waterfall, just a few steps away from the campsite. At night, enjoy a bonfire with your fellow campers and have fun. Overnight in Swiss tents at the campsite.

    Overnight stay in deluxe Swiss tents.

    You'll be greeted with a non-alcoholic welcome drink and can check into your deluxe Swiss tents, equipped with a bed, soft mattress, soft blankets and pillows. The campsite has common washrooms (separate for men and women travellers) with Indian and western toilets. | You'll eat a delicious lunch of seasonal vegetables, dal, rice, chapati, raita, pickle, chutney and papad, served buffet style. Dinner is the same style, with one paneer and one chicken dish, as well as dessert.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Mohanchatti

    Mohanchatti

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Snacks | Dinner

    Veg|Non veg
    Day 2 of New Year 2019 camping in Rishikesh: Rafting day!
    Day 3 of New Year 2019 camping in Rishikesh: Check-out
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 30 days or more before the check-in date of the New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip: 100% refund.

    For cancellations made between 20-29 days before the check-in date of the New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip: 20% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 20 days before the check-in date of this New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip: 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.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers younger than 14 years of age are strictly not allowed to participate in rafting.

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the rafting instructor while rafting in Rishikesh.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Bookings for children younger than 6 years of age are not charged. An extra bed will not be provided. Bookings for children between the ages of 6-12 years is charged a discounted price. Bookings for children older than 12 years is charged at full price.

    Rafting in Rishikesh is a water-dependent activity. The tour operator will not be responsible for last minute cancellation of the rafting trip due to inadequate or unsuitable water or weather conditions.

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of the New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip to maximize the safety of travellers and staff. Any costs arising due to such a change in the itinerary are borne by the traveller.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap or accident during the New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in Swiss tents for 1 night on triple-sharing basis

    • In-tent amenities: beds, soft mattress and linens, pedestal fan, light bulb
    • Access to common washrooms
    • All buffet vegetarian meals from lunch on day 1 to breakfast on day 3 (with one non-vegetarian option for dinner)
    • Bonfire, DJ night, veg/non-veg snacks and soft drinks on 31st night
    • One 16-km rafting session (Shivpuri to Laxman Jhula)
    • Cliff jumping and body surfing (while rafting)
    • One way transport from Laxman Jhula to rafting start point in Shivpuri
    • All equipment required for rafting: inflatable rafts, helmet, paddle, life jacket
    • Services of experienced rafting instructors and campsite staff
    • Outdoor games: soft ball cricket, volleyball, football
    • Trek to the river or waterfall (5 kms from the campsite)
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between your home city-the campsite

    • Travel arrangements between the campsite-rafting start point (arranged at an additional cost of INR 800-1,000, round-trip, for a tum-tum for 8-10 people)
    • Personal expenses like apparel, gear, additional meals and beverages etc.
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • 2 quick-dry t-shirts
    • 1 synthetic shorts or trousers
    • Light hooded jacket
    • Comfortable floaters (preferably with ankle straps)
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewelry or watches
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Slippers, sandals or shoes
    • Saris, skirts or denims for rafting

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Accomodation in Swiss tents with triple sharing beds and fans
    • Equipment for on-camp activities: cricket, volleyball and football
    • Bonfire
    • Music set-up on 31st night
    • All required rafting equipment: helmets, life jacket or PFD, paddles, inflatable raft, etc.

    You need to get

    • ID proof
    • Backpack
    • Sunglasses
    • Sun cap
    • Torch with batteries
    • Camera with extra batteries (optional)
    • Personal toiletries
    • Sunscreen
    • Moisturizer
    • Insect repellent
    • Lightweight towel
    • Extra poly bags for wet clothes
    • Slippers to wear at the campsite
    • Extra snacks or beverages
    • Personal alcohol, cigarettes, etc

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.