Date: All days of the week
About the Destination:
Agumbe, often called the ‘Cherrapunji of the South’ offers thrill seekers ample opportunity to get their adrenaline pumping. About 253km from Bangalore, the day long rafting adventure at Sitanadi is ideal for domestic and international travellers. Families with kids, couples, backpackers and corporates can enjoy this enthralling experience.
Activities: White Water Rafting
The 6km rafting adventure begins with your arrival at the Sita River Base Camp at 11:00 am; you will be taken through a small session, where you will be given details on the activity, safety instructions and the various things to keep in mind while undertaking the activity. At 11.30 am, you can head straight to the Sita River where you can feel the rushing grade 4 rapids in the majestic river for over 2 hours.
After an eventful and exciting adventure, enjoy some delicious lunch at 1:00pm, for those who wish to continue the adventurous trip, you can take trek to the Koodlu Teertha, this 3km trek that begins at 2.30pm offers majestic sights of a plunging waterfalls. For those who are not trekking, this exciting day comes to an end after you return to the Sitanadi Nature Camp, Hebri from where you can depart for Hassan at about 6:00pm and reach Bangalore at 10:00pm.
Duration: 1 day
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Meals: Vegetarian Packed food
Safety gears, Rafts will be provided
Rafting for 6km
T-Shirt- Carry light cotton T-shirts preferably full sleeves to avoid sun burn. Don’t carry black as it absorbs heat.
Cap/Hat- A cap or a hat to cover the head and face against the direct sunlight during peak hours.
Ideal clothing- Appropriatefor water sports like shorts, T-shirts
Change of clothing- After you are done with a rafting
Towels- To dry yourself
Sturdy foot wears- Footwears with good grip with your feetlike strap on sandals (required for rafting)
Sun Screen with UV protection
Drinking water- A smaller bottle should be sufficient as you will be in a place very easily accessible to drinking water.
Personal Medications(if any)
For safety purposes, do pay heed to the instructions given by the guides
Avoid uncomfortable clothing during the activities (like sarees, etc.)
Carrying jewellery or other valuables is not advisable.
No smoking and consumption of alcohol before or during the activity
Plastics (like chocolate wrappers, water bottles, beverages bottle, poly-ethane covers, etc., should be carried back to Urban jungle)
Do not litter and scatter plastics and bottles on the Roads. Please Carry the trash and dump at your place of stay
Take care of your belongings-mobiles, wallets, cameras
All tour descriptions and conditions are given in accordance with the information of Thrillophilia