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11 November 2015
An amazing experience. For the first time, I got the chance of river rafting and I loved it alot. Thanks you my lovely friends for insisting me to go on this trip.
10 July 2018
In spite of the heavy rains and floods, there wasn’t any lack of hospitality. Rahul, Vaibhav, Gitanjali, Sadu and team took good care of us. We were provided with the suite which was quite spacious an...
12 January 2016
amazing rafting experience. The flow in the river was so fast and sometimes we really felt that we will fall of the boat, but the instructors and guide were so good in managing it during the rough flow
01 October 2018
The river rafting experience was awesome . You will enjoy the beauty of river Kundalika .The guides for rafting are well experienced and takes care that you completely enjoy the ride . The time for raf...
04 February 2018
"It was a good experience ..... I have booked this for my wife and her friends....must say they have taken good care of everything. Some complications have arrived in rafting due to some govt issue. Bu...
16 December 2018
Due to my fear of water I have always refrained from river rafting however attractive it sounds. But this time my friends encouraged me to give it a shot and accompanied me on this experience. I'm than...
10 December 2015
Though we all had a doubt about the arrangements as we booked the package only a few days before the commencing date, we were really delighted after arriving the site. Whatever was promised, was there....
11 July 2018
It was a great experience, especially the way Vaibhav Chorge managed our stay and activities at the time of such heavy rains and weather. Rooms were comfortable, food was good, activities were arranged
11 January 2016
It was a perfect day in Kolad and while rafting we got to witness the magical beauty of the region too. It was somewhere like a full proof package of fun, thrill and adventure.
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Maharashtra has two amazing places which offers thrilling river rafting experience to the visitors. The first one is River Kundalika which is amid the most favourite places for the river rafters. It has a rafting circuit of 14 kilometres which takes around 2 hours to complete a trip.
It offers Grade II and Grade III rapids which is fun and adventurous. Other than Kundalika, Karjat is yet another great place for river rafting. On the banks of River Ulhas and at a height of 636 ft, Karjat is an exceptionally beautiful and exciting place for rafting.
You can enjoy river rafting in Maharashtra throughout the year, however the best time to experience the thrill is during Monsoons which is between June-October. During this time, the entire Konkan Belt is blessed with heavy rainfalls which results in higher water level and stronger currents, resulting in more exciting and enthralling rafting experience.
It is an ideal time to admire the beauty of Kolad around. Nevertheless, winters which is between November-February is also a good time for river rafting. The weather is cool and pleasant. Summers are a little hotter but early morning rafting is nice and fun.
Yes, it is very safe to do rafting in Maharashtra. All precautionary measures are taken well in advance so that the tourists have a safe yet thrilling experience. A session of the Do's and Don’ts is done before rafting in order to explain what needs to be done in case there is an overturn of the boat or during any kind of emergency.
The guides who accompany you during rafting are well trained for such emergencies. They take care of your safety at the optimum level so that you have a safe and memorable river rafting experience in Maharashtra.
Dressing comfortably is very important for rafting. Preferably, swimsuit or quick dry shorts and tee shirt should be worn. Avoid wearing cotton as it can get really cold once wet. Wear strappy shoes, sneakers or gum boots. Avoid wearing heels or flip flops.
Wear a hat with brim to protect from the sun and wear sunglasses with retainer straps. Keep an extra pair of clothes. Carry a torch light and camping hammock. Pack sunscreen and basic medications. Carry adequate zip locks and wet tissues.
Take a small pillow and a light blanket. Lastly, do not forget insect repellent as you might need it a lot.
Rapids of Grade II and Grade III are experienced on River Kundalika which stretches over 14 kilometres for exciting rafting experience. During monsoons, you may experience Grade IV rapid as well as the river is at its best with swarming water.
It all starts with simple divine-like rapid which becomes more tumbling and adventurous as you vent out deeper into the river. As you go far, the waves becoming unruly and enthralling which ensures to drench you completely by the time you reach the ‘butterfly’ rapid.
The final stretch is just like a rollercoaster ride with waves hitting you from all sides and lastly, the final rapid opens in the calm water which lets you get back into your senses.
The best time to go for white water rafting is during monsoons. It is the time when river Kundalika is at its best. The river swells up during monsoon which offers exciting rafting experience.
It is an ideal time to go for river rafting especially for the rafting enthusiasts as they get a chance to experience some challenging rapids which is truly fascinating. In addition, the beauty around river is breath-taking as you get to witness lush green valleys and serene water which is truly mesmerising.
Other than river rafting, you can undertake activities like Jet Ski, zip line crossing and canoeing. You may explore the stunning beauty around while you trek through the dense forests at Kolad.
Boating through the river is yet another adventurous experience where you get to see the opulent biological diversity and rich vegetation around Maharashtra. Mountain biking, rock climbing, paragliding and climbing through the enormous waterfalls are another audacious activities while you are in Maharashtra.
Camping in Kolad at the banks of Kundalika River is super fun as the serene water, the sound of crashing waves and star gazing amid bon fire is exciting and extremely beautiful.
The minimum age for indulging in river rafting is 14 years. However, the instructor may restrict the entry of any kid depending on certain genuine conditions. Like the minimum weight of any kid who is 14 years and above should be at least 35 kgs.
He may not allow the child to get into the craft if the water condition is not good or looks safe for him/her. It all depends on the risk factors involved at certain times/conditions. However, at many places, no particular age limit is mentioned and everyone is free to indulge and experience river rafting.
Yes, there are many rafting camps in Maharashtra which offers various camping services at the bank of river Kundalika. All you need to do is find a good tour and travel operator and book your stay camp as per your needs and budget.
You get camps which ranges from the basic river view tents to beautiful BYOTs. You may take a nature break and spend all night in the open amidst nature. You get super deluxe rooms which ensure complete privacy and comforts.
For people who wish to relax amidst forest near river without compromising on luxury and comforts; they have option of river view luxury cabins which ensure beauty, comfort and luxury, all at one place.
Kundalika is the most famous river in Maharashtra that provides exceptional river rafting experience. As a matter of fact, it is the only river in the state that offer white water river rafting. Falling down from Sahyadri hills into Arabian Sea, Kundalika River is considered to be a heaven for all river rafters.
It stretches over a rafting circuit of 14 kilometres and takes about 2 hours for a trip. Other than this, River Ulhas is also famous for rafting. Karjat in Mumbai offers river rafting experience to the rafters on the banks of river Ulhas.
The cost of Maharashtra river rafting depends on various factors like the route chosen, season and the size of the group. For instance, if the number of people together in a group is at least six, then the cost per person is less.
During peak season like in monsoons, the cost of river rafting is higher. If the route chosen is bigger, then the cost goes higher. The cost during weekend and weekday is also different. However, approx. cost of per person for rafting in Kundalika River at Kolad is as follows:
Weekdays: RS 800
Weekends: RS 1200