River Rafting in Dandeli

Dandeli Rafting Packages

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Dandeli River Rafting
INR 350

Dandeli River Rafting

 Browse through a wide range of Dandeli rafting packages with exciting offers at Thrillophilia. Book white water rafting in Dandeli packages with the best of inclusions designed to pamper you on your Dandeli vacation.

Offering you the chance to escape the boisterous cityscape and enjoy an unforgettable adventurous experience, Dandeli river rafting is suitable for all kinds of adrenaline-seekers. With the magnificent Kali River flowing through this place, Dandeli has a number of amazing sites in its outskirts that offer unmatched river rafting experiences, ideal for novice as well as seasoned rafters.

These river rafting destinations lie on the peaceful banks of the Kali river, surrounded by lush wilderness to offer not only a thrilling Dandeli rafting experience but also let you detox and rejuvenate in the arms of mother nature. The melodious chirpings of the indigenous birds, breathtaking panoramic views of the green vegetation, and enchanting gurgling sound of the milky river waters will add to your rafting experience in the Kali River in Dandeli.

River rafting in Dandeli is absolutely safe and practiced under expert supervision, with all kinds of safety gear at the rafters’ disposal. Furthermore, the cost of rafting at this place starts from low prices, letting you enjoy an adrenaline-pumping experience, without expanding your wallet much. The rafters are also offered good local meals and refreshments after their super exhilarating river rafting experience. One can also combine night camping by the Kali river with rafting, for that enhanced adrenaline.
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Dandeli Rafting FAQs

Where can I go for rafting in Dandeli?

Kali River: The picturesque Kali River offers the best opportunities to enjoy Dandeli river rafting. This river flows through a huge part of Dandeli town and offers a 12 kilometers long rafting run. The Kali river offers three types of Dandeli rafting opportunities - Short water Rafting, Mid Water Rafting, and Long Water Rafting. Short water rafting is done through a 1 to 2 kilometers long rafting stretch for an approximate duration of 30 minutes. Mid Water Rafting and Long Water Rafting are done through a rafting stretch of 5 kilometers and 7.5 kilometers respectively, for an approximate duration of 1 hour.

The Kali River has rapids of Grade II and Grade, which can be tackled by novice as well as seasoned rafters. The rafters can access the start points by taking a jungle jeep. If you are a beginner, you will be trying your hands at the sport in Grade II rapids. Experienced rafters, who are well-versed with balancing and steering skills can directly face the Grade III rapids, which are considered a bit challenging.

Price: INR 900 per head onwards
Timings: 9 AM to 4 PM

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What is the best time to visit Dandeli for rafting?

The most ideal time for enjoying river rafting in Dandeli is from the month of February to May and October to December. During this time of the year, the weather of the place is cool and pleasant and the river flow is also ideal for enjoying rafting. The place is also shrouded with lush green vegetation, making for a picturesque landscape to soak in as you raft across the waters.

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What is the cost of rafting in Dandeli?

The cost of Dandeli river rafting generally starts from INR 900 per head and can go up to INR 2,500 per head. However, the cost may vary on the basis of the season of the year and the rafting course.

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What to wear during white water rafting in Dandeli?

Snug fit synthetic shorts
Synthetic short sleeve top/tee
Floating jacket
A pair of sturdy shoes

What types of rapids will be there in Dandeli?

The 12 kilometers of rafting stretch of the Kali River in Dandeli offers Grade II and Grade III, which are considered to be suitable for beginners as well as seasoned rafters. In general, Grade II rapids are ideal for novice rafters, while Grade III is only recommended for experienced ones as it requires good balancing and steering skills for rafting through this route.

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What should I carry while visiting Dandeli for rafting?

There are a couple of essentials one should carry while planning to do river rafting: 
Lightweight waterproof and windproof jacket
Synthetic clothing
Casual t-shirts and trousers
A pair of sturdy footwear
A towel
Water bottles
First-aid kit

Will we have guide while river rafting in Dandeli?

Yes, there are skilled instructors while rafting so the activity is safe for amateurs as well as experienced rafting professionals.
These rafting guides also train you before the session about all the equipment and also with various instructions during the entire session.

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I do not know swimming; can I go for rafting?

One can definitely go for river rafting, regardless of the fact if they are swimmers or not. We provide safety jackets to all the people who do this activity and have skilled instructors on board in case of any emergency. This will still be a life-altering experience.

Is there any age restriction for the river rafting in Dandeli?

Yes, the kids below the age group of 12 years are not permitted to do river rafting in Dandeli. This is because the rapids can get very high while rafting.

Dandeli Rafting Reviews

Yogendra Butt
Reviewed: 28 Dec 2015
an amazing experinece. went with friends and we had alot of fun. will recommend you that you take thin clothes because you will get wet so that these clothese will dry soon...
Yogendra Butt
Yogendra Butt
Chandrabhaga Bhattathiri
Reviewed: 28 Dec 2015
I always wanted to go for rafting and this trip made it possible. it was an amazing rafting experinece between the violent river streams. totally unforgettabl experinece.
Chandrabhaga Bhattathiri
Chandrabhaga Bhattathiri
Dheeraj Karumuri
Reviewed: 31 Dec 2016
I recently visited Dandeli on the Christmas eve with my friends. We were so excited about river rafting as we heard it was the best activity in Dandeli. Thanks to our guide Jaffer , we were able to go for river rafting and it was an awesome experience. The rapids are good and water is so clear u ca... Read More
Dinesh Mukhopadhyay
Reviewed: 28 Dec 2015
The place also has a good river rafting option. The rapids are not fearful and don't compete with Rishikesh or Nainital but are good enough for first timers. Once in Dandeli don't forget to go for wildlife safari if you are as lucky as us may be you will also see black Panther.
Dinesh Mukhopadhyay
Dinesh Mukhopadhyay
Nirbhay Nair
Reviewed: 10 Sep 2015
I had rafted before in the Vaitarna river, but rafting here was a whole new experience. The scenery surrounding the river is simply beautiful, and it was a very well organized trip.
Lalit Sodha
Reviewed: 06 Aug 2015
The entire experience of Dandeli water rafting was one to remember forever! We went as a group of strangers but those 4 hours of team work bound us so closely together that we returned as friends. The organisers were also experienced and trained which made us a little less worried about the whole e... Read More

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