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  • Trip introduction

    This two-night New Year 2019 package gives you a chance to celebrate the last night of the year in the green environs of a gorgeous campsite, with the Ganga River just a short walk away. On the night of 31st, you'll celebrate with a DJ party, a bonfire with delicious snacks and soft drinks, and a cake cutting ceremony at midnight.

    During the day, you'll participate in the most adventureous activity in town: rafting over the Ganges for a 16-km stretch from Byasi to Shivpuri. Apart from rafting, you can also try your hand at rock climbing and rappelling.

    Destination

    This jungle campsite is located in the midst of sal forests, just a short walk away from the Ganges. On this New Year 2019 trip to Rishikesh, you'll stay in tents with attached washrooms and comfortable beds with blankets and pillows. The campsite hosts facilities for inhouse parking, dining area, rock climbing and rappelling set-up and sit-outs to view the gorgeous, green mountains of Uttarakhand.

    Destination highlights

    Bring in New Year 2019 at a campsite in Rishikesh. | Celebrate with DJ music, bonfire and cake-cutting. | Go rafting and take on the raging rapids of the Ganges. | Try rappelling, trekking, rock-climbing and more.

    Activity Details

    3 to 3+

    Yes

    7

    3 hrs

    16 kms

    No

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

    Check in at noon, your riverside campsite adventure begins now. Enjoy welcome drinks and then check in to your tents. You can freshen up and then head for lunch. The day is yours to be spent as you like. You can go hiking, rock climbing, rappelling or visit the city of Rishikesh. When the sun sets and the night grows cold, enjoy a blazing bonfire and delicious snacks, as well as some light music. Eat a hot dinner, and retire to your cosy tents for the night. Overnight in tents at the campsite.

    Overnight in luxurious tents.

    You'll check into luxurious twin-sharing tents with attached washrooms, comfortable sit-out areas and lights and fans with power backup. The day is spent at the campsite, with a delicious buffet lunch (all veg) and buffet dinner (veg with 1 non-veg option) as well as bonfire snacks (1 veg+1 non veg) to enjoy.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Camp Majestic

    Camp Majestic

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Snacks | Dinner

    Veg|Non veg
    Day 2 of New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip: Celebrate the new year
    Day 3 of New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip: Check-out
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 4 weeks or more before the check-in date of New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip: 70% refund.

    For cancellations made 2-4 weeks before the check-in date of New Year 2019 Rishikesh rafting trip: 30% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 2 weeks before the check-in date of 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 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 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. Bookings for children between the ages of 6-12 years of age are charged at a discounted rate of INR 3,000 per person. Bookings for children older than 12 years are charged at full price.

    Rafting in Rishikesh is a water and weather dependant activity. The tour operator shall not be responsible for any last-minute cancellations of the rafting activity due to adverse 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.
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
    • Rishikesh Rafting Ganges River Rafting Camping Campsite The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation for 2 nights in tents on twin/triple-sharing basis

    • In-tent amenities: attached washroom, coffee table, electric fan, double beds with blankets, pillows
    • All buffet, veg/non-veg meals from lunch on day 1 to breakfast on day 3 including morning and evening tea/coffee
    • Evening bonfire with light music and veg/non-veg snacks on day 1
    • Evening bonfire with light music, veg/non-veg snacks, soft drinks, DJ night and cake-cutting ceremony on day 2
    • One 16-km/3-hr rafting session from Byasi to Shivpuri
    • All equipment required for rafting: inflatable rafts, paddle, life jacket, helmet
    • Adventure activities: rock climbing, rappelling, trekking
    • All equipment required for adventure activities: fixed ropes, harness etc.
    • Services of experienced rafting instructor, adventure guide and campsite staff
    • All government permits and charges
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between home city and campsite

    • Travel arrangements between campsite-rafting start/end point
    • Personal expenses like additional meals and beverages etc.
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, natural calamities etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Long-sleeved and short-sleeved t-shirts and tops
    • Shorts (optional)
    • Leggings/track pants
    • Warm jacket
    • Sweater/sweatshirt
    • Extra pair of socks
    • Strap-on sandals to wear during rafting
    • Comfortable sports shoes for adventure activities
    • Not to wear - Jeans or heavy trousers, especially during rafting
    • Skirts, saris during adventure activities
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Expensive jewellery or gadgets

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Luxury tents with attached washrooms
    • Lights and cooling fan
    • All necessary equipment for adventure activities at campsite
    • All equipment for rafting
    • Bonfire on both nights
    • DJ with music on 31st night

    You need to get

    • Insect repellent
    • Sunscreen
    • Sunglasses
    • Cap/sun hat
    • Jacket for colder evenings
    • Shorts/leggings and tees for adventure activities
    • Long-sleeved tops and pants for evenings and night
    • Chargers
    • Book (optional)
    • Floaters or sandals to wear in the camp
    • Scarf/gloves/shawl if needed

    Medical Kit

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