You are supposed to jump into freezing water from a cliff! yes, it sounds crazy but this is one thing which everyone can brag about back home, of course you are wearing a life jacket and a helmet but still to jump from so high into the ganga which is murky and the bottom can't be seen, it's not like jumping into a swimming pool where one can see the bottom the water is static.
Camp Gold Coast rishikesh
Camp Gold is one of the biggest rafting beach camps situated on the banks of river Ganga, is around 26 kms. from Rishikesh and 260 Kms from Delhi. Rafting, Kayaking, Body surfing, trekking, camping are the ajor activities conducted in this camp.
Climbing down with a rope is called rappelling. the group is taken to a spot where there is a cliff drop, experts with proper equipment who setup the gear first and then, one by one, everyone comes down. it's all about trusting your gear and following the instructions and then it's a lot of fun.
Is the use of a kayak for moving across water. kayaking is differentiated from canoeing by the fact that a kayak has a closed cockpit and a canoe has an open cockpit. they also use a two bladed paddle. another major difference is in the way the paddler sits in the boat. kayakers sit in a seat on the bottom of the boat with their legs extended out in front of them. canoeists will either sit on an elevated bench seat or kneel directly on the bottom of the boat. whitewater kayaking is the sport of paddling a kayak on a moving body of water, typically a whitewater river. whitewater kayaking can range from simple, carefree gently moving water, to demanding, dangerous whitewater. one can learn this sport by taking kayaking courses from (http://www.team4adventure.com)
Mukeshji's Jungle Vibes
. Have a once in a life time experience of making the Australian Didgeridoos, African Djmbes and other musical instruments in the guidance of iconic Mukeshji while he enthrals you with his hilarious stories and takes you along with him in his Himalayan Journeys. A person visiting here finds himself/herself in a selected crowd of music aficionados and extreme adventurers from around the world.
White Water Rafting
Rishikesh is very popular for its rafting on the river ganga ganges. season: september-november and march-april-may are ideal for rafting. the rafting will go on for several kilometres, and the path is interspersed with rapids, ranging from level 1 to level 5, in order of difficulty. at the end of the trip, you have the option of jumping some 20 feet from a ledge into the water. there are several local travel agencies, offering these rafting trips. the package usually includes an overnight camp on the banks of the river, with a brilliant and dangerous trek among the hills in the morning. if one has time, courses in rafting are also offered. (http://www.therishikesh.c...)
Rishikesh Yog Peeth
Offers 200, 300 and 500-hour residential hatha yoga teacher training courses in Rishikesh with additional 100-hours trainingcourse fee includes food and accommodation. Also conducts short term yoga & ayurveda courses and retreats throughout the year.
Tattvaa Yoga Shala Rishikesh
International standard yoga training centre by the Ganges River
Instituion for Higher Meditative Consciousness
Certified Yoga and Meditation classes and Vedic teaching by IHMC.