It is regarded as one of the best places for white water rafting in Southern India. It is located on the river Kali where you can find grade two and three rapids which suit professionals.
The Rapids are of varied types. Adi’s Beard , Stanley’s Squeeze, the stitch etc are some of the names. It is heaven for water sport lovers and adventure enthusiasts. It is located at the tip of Northern Karnataka and 1800 feet above sea level surrounded by forest which house several wild animals like Hornbills, Giant Squirrels, wild boars etc. The River Kali is known for it’s calmness and also it’s dynamism at it’s turbulent rapids here and there which excite professionals.
More on River Rafting in Dandeli
Availability of camping/shelter
Resorts are in abundance here as the place is quite famous.
Availability of Clean Water
It is wise to carry clean water although it is available.
Travelling with old people and children demands the suitable rafting stretch for them. It is wise to carry a first aid kit for safety. Planning your raft distance beforehand is advisable.
General Tips and Tricks
The duration of the act is about 4 hours and the age bracket between 13 and 60 can take part in this activity. Sufficiently good health and less than 110 kg of weight is expected out of the ones taking part in it. Any prior knowledge of swimming is not a must.
Things to carry
It is advisable to carry sunscreen, set of dry clothes and a cap.
How to Reach River Rafting in Dandeli
By Rail you can reach Alnavar Junction which is in close proximity of about 30 kms to the place.
By Road, one can easily go there from cities like Bangalore, Mumbai, Karwar, Dharwad etc. Both private and KSRTC coaches commute to Dandeli daily.