Adventure / Trekking
#5 of 17 Places to Visit in Dandeli
Distance (From Dandeli): 26 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 4 Hours/Half Day
Place Location: Near Ganeshgudi
Transportation Options: Boat
Travel Tips: None
Water sports are one of the top attractions of Dandeli. White water rafting in the waters of the Kali River is a thrilling experience for the adventure lovers. Dandeli is also the best place for rafting in South India. River Rafting is one of the top things to do in Dandeli.
White water rafting is an arduous and a challenging adventure. The rafting is done in the rubber boats which starts from Ganeshgudi and ends up in Moulangi, Dandeli, covering a stretch starting from 4 km to 9 km with duration of 2 hr to 4 hours. This raft can accommodate 7 to 8 people. Tourists will be trained before undertaking the rafting ride. Visitors are provided with life jacket and helmet. Trained guides accompany the tourists who also give them basic lessons on rafting.
Many tour operators organize rafting with excellent facilities. Rafting is open from October to May and closed during monsoon. There are two types of rafting, one is Short run (4 km - 2 hour) and the other one is Long run (9 km - 4 hour). The price of the rafting ranges between Rs. 500 to Rs.1500.
Timings: 9 AM -12 PM and 2 PM - 5.30 PM