May 1, 2012
-- Adventure sports are very popular in Manali, Himachal Pradesh. Adventure seekers flock to Kullu Manali with their exploratory counterparts and set up camps to relish thrilling adventure activities like paragliding, trekking, mountaineering, and ballooning etc. Amongst various adventure sports, rafting in Manali is the most awe- inspiring in the valley. Rafting in Manali is most famous of all adventure activities because River Beas serves as perfect setting for this competitive sport. Rafting or white water rafting in Manali is a challenging recreational outdoor activity using an inflatable raft to navigate a river or other bodies of water. It is a great thrill to face rushing water in full swing. Your heart almost comes out with excitement and thrill. Type of Rafting in Manali You can undertake two types of rafting in Manali- the short rafting or the long rafting. While the short rafting covers about 7 km stretch. The long rafting is usually double the distance. If you have limited time at your hands or just want to participate in the sport for leisure then short rafting in Manali is apt for you. However if you wish to undertake more rigorous and difficult form of rafting then the long rafting in Manali is for you. Best time for rafting in Manali Rafting in Manali can be enjoyed almost all round the year. However it should be avoided in monsoons as the extreme rains spoil the pleasure of the same. Even peak winters are not suitable for rafting in Manali. Only short rafting is possible during winter season. The perfect time for rafting in Manali is the summer months. The melted snow from the Himalayas adds the flow and current of water of Beas river. Thus it becomes very electrifying and charged up. The months from April to June and October to December are considered as the best time for rafting in Manali. There are certain things you should keep in mind while you undertake voyage of Rafting » Always carry right attitude and confidence on an adventurous voyage.
» Easy and comfortable footwear.
» Warm clothes for camping.
» Sun-tan lotions and a set of sun- glasses.
» Bottle of water and handy eatables. http://manali-package.com/RaftingInManali.htm
» Chose a registered agency providing trained instructor/ guide. Rafting in Manali can also be clubbed with various other activities like paragliding, trekking, camping and mountaineering. There are specially designed holiday packages that cater to adventure enthusiasts. So as per time availability in your hands you can choose activities that you want to undertake for adventure holiday. Choose from ultimate tailor made adventure tour packages that assure safety and security. We also offer experience guides and local support so that you can explore the finer beauty of the place. A wholesome and a safe adventure trip is our assurance to you. Plan a trip to Manali and experience a tranquil as well as thrilling experience.