Activity Location: Kolad
Check-in Time: 03:00 PM
Check-out Time: 10:00 AM
About the Kundalika River Rafting Camp:
The Kundalika rafting camp is the perfect choice for anyone looking to indulge in adventure amidst the green escapes nature! Located at just a couple of hour's drive from Mumbai, it is the preferred hotspot for all adventure junkies. Cheer yourself and embark on a vast range of activities at the campsite. Comfortable tents are available and you can choose between 2 or 3 sharing bases. Unwind away from the monotonous daily life and enjoy this perfect getaway.
Located in the mountains of Mahad village in Konkan countryside of Maharashtra, the tiny hamlet of Kolad has since become a site of the amazing adventure of river rafting. The river rafting in Kolad takes place over the Kundalika River. Water sports near Mumbai is a major tourist attraction.
The rafting activity is conducted as the water of the dam is released into the river. A dam controlled water body; the Kundalika River has rapids ranging from grade 2 to Grade 3. The Grade 2 rapids are located in easy, moving water with clear passages.
These channels are easily visible with little manoeuvring required. Unlike the Grade 2 rapids, the Grade 3 rapids are characterized by irregular and unpredictable waves. The channels in these grades of rapids require precise manoeuvring with experts. While in Kolad, you can experience all these kinds of rapids that will give you a maximum of thrill and adventure.
Camp Location: Near Sambhe Bus stand, Kolad
Check-In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 3:00 PM (Next Day)
About Camping And Rafting At Kolad:
Head for an exciting white water rafting and stay experience in Kolad. The Kundalika River flows through the rugged terrain of the forested hills and through the farms and offers a golden opportunity to enjoy a rafting tour for beginners. This river on the international scale is rated as a grade IV river, making its rapids pose a challenge for the ardent water sports lover. You will run the rafts in fast-flowing water currents almost 12km downstream. The Kundalika rafting camp is the perfect choice for anyone looking to indulge in adventure in the green escapes of nature! Located at just a couple of hour's drive from Mumbai, it is the preferred hotspot for all those eager to escape the mad rush of the city.
Situated on the Vaitarna or Modaksagar Dam located in the Palghar district of Maharashtra, the river rafting in Vaitarna is an unexplored but an exciting activity. The Vaitarna River holds a high importance in the Hindu Mythology as it is believed to be the passageway between heaven and hell.
The Vaitarna river is known for its strong and ferocious currents which are perfect for the river rafting adventure. The stunning landscapes just add on to the beauty of this stunning escape. This river rafting near Mumbai typically lasts for about two hours and is a thoroughly adventurous and exciting experience.
The adventure rush that you will get as you guide you raft to sail over the rough rocks and white surf waters is unparalleled!
Check out: Other adventure sports activity in Mumbai.
Why Kolad should be your next trekking destination this monsoon?
Rafting is a high adrenaline sport of navigating a river in an inflatable raft. If you ever get into a mood for some good river rafting adventure, head straight for river kundalika in western Maharashtra which is open for the sport throughout the year. River kundalika is fed by the excess waters from the hydroelectric projects and dams, which makes river kundalika ideally suited for white water rafting, and other water-based adventure and leisure activities.
Thrilling River Rafting adventure
Know the techniques from expertise
Raft amidst lush green forests
Surreal greenery and blissful environment while Rafting
Panoramic view of several mountains
River Rafting Distance: 12 km on the water
Rapids: Grade 2 to Grade 3
Duration: Approx. 2 hours
Group Size: 50
About the Activity:
- The most exciting of water adventures awaits you at Kolad, situated over the Kundalika River, just about 121 Km from Mumbai. Flowing over the mountains of the Sahyadris, it indeed makes up for a stunning getaway adventure!
- Post your arrival at the rafting campsite at around 08:30AM, you will be briefed about the dos and don’ts of water sports in Kolad. Post this, by 09:00 in the morning, get you rafting gears, hop into the enthralling waters of Kundalika.
- Employ your adventure spirit and witness the rapids crushing against the raft and increasing the thrill of the day. Continue On completion of this vigorous journey, return to the campsite by around 02:00 PM for a delicious lunch.
- Post lunch, you can also embark on various other adventures such as kayaking, jet skiing and dart games.
- After such an exciting day beside the Kundalika River and adventures like river rafting in Kolad, check-out from the campsite around 06:00 PM.
Activity Location: Kolad, Maharashtra
Activity Timings: 7:30 AM- 4:00 PM / 07:30 AM- 06:00 PM
About Empower Camp Kolad Day Out:
The Empower Camp Kolad caters to all the nature lovers that compel them to experience life beyond the ordinary. The beautiful place, surrounded by lush greenery, majestic valleys, and picturesque backdrops makes Kolad a treat to the eyes and peace to the mind. Escape the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy a fun-filled day out at Empower camp Kolad. Immerse yourself in unlimited fun, thrill and excitement with activities, make the day out even more exciting with sumptuous buffet meals.
Suitable for: Family, friends and corporates.
River rafting takes place in the Kundalika river with trained and experienced instructors. Makes your camping wonderful with delicious meals included in the package. You can enjoy the evening with a Bonfire and beautiful sunset at the campsite.
This nature camping experience is best suited for couples, friends and family groups, solo campers and corporate groups. You will be provided with mattresses, pillows, and blankets with your cottages. The cottages will be allocated on a double or triple sharing basis based on availability. Washroom facilities attached in each cottage including for men and women. Enjoy your time to the fullest and create memories that will last in your mind forever.
Places to Visit Near The Campsite:
Tamhini waterfalls - 42 KM
Bhira Dam - 29 KM
Ghosala Fort - 22 KM
Timings: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Anytime for 2 hours)
Variant 2: Rafting with all Dinner and breakfast & stay
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner, Hi-Tea
Stay in cottages on 2/3 sharing basis
Activities: River Rafting, Indoor/Outdoor Games, Rope crossing
Activity Duration: Starting as per selected variant, Duration will be around 30 minutes.
Notes: Children below 5 years can join for free, Children from 6 to 10 years can book the child package(half charge)
How to Reach: This place is around 115 kms from Pune and 120 kms from Mumbai, You can reach to by Train to Kolad's railway station lies under Konkan Railways and it connects Kolad with all other major cities of Maharashtra alternatively State Transport buses are easily available from Mumbai towards Ratnagiri.
Situated at only a short drive from Mumbai, it is the favourite hotspot for anyone enthusiastic to escape the crowds of the city.
Witness the rush of energizing rapids, get invigorated by the shower of cooling water, and let out the skill in you!
Enjoy an escape of a lifetime at the stunning Kundalika River and revel in the union with nature!
Covering a large stretch of 14km, river rafting near Pune will take you around 3.5 hours to complete. Get exhilarated by the jaw-dropping, exciting rapids and challenge yourself to an adventure unlike any other!
Activity Location: Dandeli
Activity Timings: 4 hours (Open from 9 AM to 6 PM)
About the Activity:
The countrysides of Karnataka are defined through numerous sights and beauties of nature, one of the most spectacular ones is Dandeli. A lush evergreen forest, it is prosperous with stunning sights, and every variety of flora and fauna you can ever imagine! Located over the River Kali in the Western Ghats, Dandeli River rafting is among the best in the entire country.
Take the opportunity to navigate turbulent rapids of Kali river with world class white water rafting facilities. The adrenaline gush after launching in these rapids is an unmatched experience. Feel what you never felt before and tick mark one of the adventure experiences you wish to have in your bucket list. Pay heed to professional instructors as they brief you about the safety measures to be taken as you plunge your rafts into the rapids to experience mind-numbing thrill and excitement!
The rafting trail stretches for around 12 km, making it an exhilarating stretch which is ideal for both professionals and inexperienced rafters. You will have an option to choose between Long(12.5 km), Mid(5.5 km), Short(1.5 km) rafting. Embark on a 45 minute drive to Ganeshgudi, which is the starting point of your adventure. There will be a small ride in the raft before the thrill starts. This adrenaline charged trip downstream of 1.5 hrs takes you through the rapids and fills chills down your spine.
Note: Minimum age required to book this package is min.12 years. Min. 2 people are required to book this experience.How to reach: We offer pickup and drop off services from Dandeli Bus depot. The activity takes place at a distinct location around Ganeshgudi. Alternatively, You can reach here by private or shared vehicle easily and the exact location will be disclosed right after booking confirmation.