Summer is around & water is the next thing that comes to our mind in this season. With summer vacations approaching, going to holiday destinations with water adventures is really an amazing thought. So keeping that in mind, we have brought a list of best river rafting destinations in India for you-


Rishikesh is number one destination for river rafting. The rafting begins in the month of March & continues until the onset of winter season. You will find here many local guides & adventurers who help the tourists & take them on exciting Rapid River rafting. It is a must visit place because of the lovely location & cold water of River Ganges.

Nearest Railway Station- Haridwar

Nearest Airport- Jolly Grant airport


Kundalika River is in Kolad, Maharashtra & a perfect river rafting destination for all the nature lovers. Best time to reach this place is from July to September. When you get bored of the hush-hush lifestyle in Mumbai & Pune, move to this location and have a lovely time.

Nearest Railway Station- Lonavla Railway Station

Nearest airport- Lohegaon Airport


The Kullu valley is famous for the scenic beauty & river Beas. One can visit & enjoy the rafting adventure from March to July. The water is really cold here & the river has 1-4 grade rapids. Manali is also nearby, so this trip can be for two destinations altogether.

Nearest Railway Station- Jogindernagar

Nearest airport- Bhuntar Airport


The amazing Ladakh has lots of beauty to offer to travellers. The water of river Indus flows here & is extremely cold. Best time for water rafting here is from June to August. Rapids of grade 3-5 can be seen here.

Nearest Railway Station- Jammu Tawi

Nearest airport- Leh Airport

Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal is the place of river Brahmaputra. The river here is a surprise package & has lots of twists & turns. Best time for river rafting here is from November to March. Grade 4-5 rapids are seen here which literally make people scream their hearts out.

Nearest Railway Station- Harmuty

Nearest airport- Lilabari Airport


 River rafting on the river Coorg is an amazing experience in the Southern Part of India. This is again a high & low rapid journey and is loved by adventure lovers. Rapids of grade 2-7 are found here. Visit this place in the month of June-September.

Nearest Railway Station- Mysore

Nearest airport- Mangalore International Airport

Get the adrenaline rush with river rafting at these places. You will probably forget all your tensions & worries with the ups and downs of waves. Travel as much as you can because life is too short to spend at one place. It is must for those who are looking for spine-chilling experiences in life. Enjoy!